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Peugeot 508 R PHEV With 350+ HP Allegedly Confirmed

10.11.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Coming with all-wheel drive and a plug-in hybrid powertrain. Peugeot introduced last week at the Paris Motor Show the plug-in hybrid versions of the 3008 crossover and the 508 in both liftback and wagon flavors. These three combine a turbocharged 1.6-liter gasoline engine with dual electric motors for a total output of nearly 300 horsepower. Should you ...

Musk Re-Ranks Tesla Safety Based On Weight: X, S, 3

10.11.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Model 3 may have ranked as the safest, but it’s better to be in a Model X. Tesla Model 3 has the lowest overall probability of injury for any car ever tested by NHTSA, ahead of the Tesla Model S and Tesla Model X. However, having five stars in every category doesn’t really tell the whole ...

How About Charging Your Electric Car From A Lamppost?

10.11.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

CHARGING YOUR ELECTRIC VEHICLE FROM A LAMPPOST HAS BECOME A THING IN LONDON If you’re a suburban dweller, you may not see what the big deal is about charging infrastructure. You spend a few hundred bucks to install an EV charger in your garage or driveway, and Bob’s your uncle – charging is as convenient ...

Polestar 1 Prototypes Enter Production

10.11.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Polestar will use the prototypes for crash tests, weather testing, and on-road assessments. Bringing an all-new vehicle to the masses takes time and a massive dedication of resources – both human capital and financial investments. Designers and engineers work hand-in-hand to create the new vehicle before the world sees the final product. But that’s not ...

Fully Charged Presents Powervault Energy Storage Systems

10.11.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Powervault offers second-life EV battery energy storage. Fully Charged, this time with a new co-host, visited British company Powervault, which develops battery energy storage systems, built from new or used EV batteries. The products evolve and are getting more mature compared to the system introduced in 2017. The wallboxes are offered in versions from 4 ...

Tesla Working To Land $145 Million Plot For Gigafactory 3 In China

10.11.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Tesla is accelerating their plans for a factory in China In order to expand their reach into China, Tesla announced a deal in July with the Shanghai authorities to build a new Gigafactory that will output up to 500,000 batteries a year. Last quarter, Elon Musk said that the as little as $2 billion would be needed ...

Paris Will Resume Service Of 1,000 Autolib Charging Stations

10.10.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Autolib’s charging infrastructure is to be partially resumed This summer, Europe’s largest electric car sharing system, Autolib in Paris, was terminated including both – Bluecars and the charging infrastructure. According to latest news some 1,000 out of 6,200 charging points (single-phase, ≈3 kW) will be reopened on December 1, 2018, which sounds like good news ...

NIO Drops Filippi From Formula E Line-Up

10.10.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

NIO has dropped Luca Filippi from its Formula E driver line-up ahead of the electric championship’s fifth season. The Italian driver made his FE debut with the team in the 2017/18 season, but scored just one point – which came in the first Hong Kong race – from 11 starts and he was switched out ...

Bollinger Motors Announces New B2 Electric Pickup Truck

10.10.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Despite the fact that the Bollinger B1 has yet to materialize, the B2 is now revealed. Bollinger says as it works through the final stages of the development of its all-electric B1 Sport Utility Truck, the all-new B2 makes perfect sense. The company refers to it as its new all-electric, all-wheel-drive, street-legal pickup truck. Company founder ...

Tesla Model 3 #1 Selling Plug-In Electric Car In Canada For September

10.10.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Tesla Model 3 once again leads the Canadian plug-in market. Plug-in electric car sales for September in Canada are estimated by at approximately 4,396, which translates to year-over-year growth of 93% at a market share of over 2.5%. Top 5 Selling Plug-In Electric Cars: U.S. September 2018 Edition The pace of growth slowed down as the ...