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Meet The Russian Electric Mustang With 840 HP, AWD

And … here’s another Russian EV taking cues from old-school American iconic cars. As some of you may remember, Russian gun manufacturer Kalashnikov came forth with the prototype of all prototypes. An upcoming electric car with the facade of a vintage American vehicle. Well, that seems to be becoming more popular these days, as we now ...

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Versus Ski Freestylers: Video

12.13.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

All the traction you’re likely to need. The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is a far cry from a one-horse open sleigh. It does, however, appear to do a pretty good job of dashing through the snow. That’s an important consideration for many car shoppers in northern climes. Now, the Japanese automaker has put together a fun video (above) ...

Tesla Model 3 Performance With Track Mode: Educational Driver Training

12.13.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

This Tesla Model 3 Performance proves its worth. YouTuber Kristy Morgan was able to take her new Tesla Model 3 Performance to Thunderhill Raceway in Willows, California, but there’s a catch. She attended an event during which she learned how to drive a car on a closed track. Let’s just add here that we’re a bit ...

BYD Achieves 6th Straight Plug-In Electric Car Sales Record

12.13.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

30,000 sales per month is just around the corner In November, BYD once again set a new monthly sales record of plug-in electric cars in China. In total, 28,793 were sold (about 2,800 more than in October), which is 123% more than a year ago. The pace of growth is astounding. Plug-ins now represents 58% of ...

U.S. Tesla Sales In November 2018 Up By 592%

12.13.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Tesla sells more EVs in the U.S. than all other manufacturers combined In November, Tesla sold in the U.S. approximately 24,600 electric cars (InsideEVs’ estimation), which is the second-best monthly result ever. Annual growth rate hit a remarkable 592%! Our estimates stand at: Model 3 – 18,650 Model X – 3,200 Model S – 2,750 Total: 20,600 (up ...

Honda Launches Wireless V2G With WiTricity

12.13.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Wireless + bi-directional energy transfer Honda will present at CES in January an interesting concept of a wireless charging system for electric cars that’s combined with Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G), a bi-directional energy transfer capability. The Wireless Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) was developed jointly with wireless charging specialist WiTricity and enables not only to charge the car, but also ...

Mahindra: Wehrlein Needs Time Getting Used To Formula E

12.13.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Mahindra believes ex-Formula 1 driver Pascal Wehrlein will need time to adjust to the intricacies of electric racing when he makes his Formula E debut in next month’s Marrakesh ePrix. Wehrlein will join Jerome d’Ambrosio in Mahindra’s all-new line-up for season five after winning the DTM championship and a two-year stint in F1 with Manor ...

Two Bit da Vinci Wonders If The EV Future Is Batteries Or Hydrogen

How about a closer look at whether hydrogen-powered cars can find success. At InsideEVs, we cover all electric vehicles, as long as they have a plug. While some people don’t realize it, hydrogen fuel cell cars (FCEVs) are electric vehicles. However, we don’t focus much on FCEVs since the technology is not very efficient and ...

FastCharge Pumps Over 400 kW Of Juice Into Prototype Porsche

12.13.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

For when 350 kW charging is not enough… The industry consortium (Allego GmbH, BMW Group, Phoenix Contact E-Mobility, Porsche AG, Siemens AG) involved in the research project “FastCharge”, started a year ago, launched an ultra-fast charging station rated for 450 kW and at up to 920 V. This special prototype charger puts the Combined Charging ...

Watch This Tesla Model S 100D Trying To Play On Ice

12.13.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

This looks like it could be a blast, but losing control is not easy. These guys find a large, icy area that looks like a skating rink in the mountains. It’s clearly a relatively safe location to put the Tesla Model S through the paces and see how it performs on a slick surface. There’s ...