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Watch Tesla Model S P100D Race Model X P100D Ludicrous

09.22.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

One of the quickest sedans on the market races the quickest SUV. When drag races come into play, there’s little that can beat a Tesla in the world of mass-produced factory tuned cars. Even the smallest Model 3 packs quite a punch, delivering performance equal or better to the likes of a BMW M3, Mercedes-Benz ...

MAN Reveals CitE Electric Truck Concept

09.22.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

MAN CitE is a new kind of truck. One of the stars of MAN Truck & Bus at the 2018 IAA is the MAN CitE, an all-electric concept truck from the future, that breaks with the previous design of city trucks, as well as with the old-school design time frame (it was developed in just ...

Fuel Cell Vehicles Will Be Possible When BEVs Allow It

Hmm…why’s that? Well, hydrogen fuel cells require clean air. With all the talks of hydrogen fuel cells we’ve seen in the past several years, we missed one additional drawback of the FCVs that wasn’t explored till a Daimler, ZBT GmbH and Forschungszentrum Jülich study. The problem is that fuel cells are affected by traffic-related air pollutants ...

Watch & Listen As Tesla Semi Accelerates With Trailer Attached

09.21.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Yet again, we get new footage of the Tesla Semi, this time up-close, pulling a trailer. Yes, it is a semi-truck, but it’s also a Tesla. The Silicon Valley automaker will likely never make a vehicle without absurd acceleration. Even its more mainstream, less expensive Model 3 has proven its prowess and the dual-motor all-wheel ...

Venturing To The South Pole In An Electric Car Powered By The Sun

Effort aims to spur environmental action Adventurous expeditions have long been a part of the story about the transition to electric vehicle dominance, and now a new effort is about to extend that tradition. Meet the Polar Explorer (pictured above): a solar-powered four-wheel-drive vehicle made largely from recycled plastic that will attempt to reach the South ...

Here’s What Really Happens To Used Electric Car Batteries

09.21.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Engineering Explained secured a partnership with Formula E to talk more about electric cars. This is a really big deal for the segment, as Engineering Explained has come to an agreement with Formula E as part of a five-part series to discuss in detail, electric vehicles and their batteries. Check it out and share with us ...

Renault Electric Car Sales Increase Slightly Over Past Two Months

09.21.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

The European plug-in market is booming, but Renault improves only slightly Renault sold this summer more all-electric cars than a year ago, but not much. In July some 2,765 were delivered (up 8%), while in August 2,924 (up 16%). Not that much for the European EV champion in times of rapid growth of overall sales. ...

AutoNation CEO: Tesla Delivery **** Issue Could Be Avoided With Dealerships

09.21.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

This comes right in the middle of Tesla’s shift from production **** to delivery logistics ****. For those of you that have been hiding under the rock for the recent few years, Tesla doesn’t do dealerships. The automaker does Tesla Delivery Centers and Tesla Stores. However, it seems that just that might be hurting the company’s ...

What Incentives Do I Qualify For By Buying An Electric Vehicle?

EV BUYERS ARE ELIGIBLE FOR A ONE-TIME FEDERAL TAX CREDIT, IN ADDITION TO ANY APPLICABLE STATE AND LOCAL INCENTIVES. Though full electric vehicles are typically more expensive than comparable conventionally powered models, EV buyers can offset much, perhaps all, of the price premium through generous federal and state incentives. FEDERAL INCENTIVES For its part, the ...

Tesla And Elon Musk Inspired This Guy To Start An EV Company

09.21.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

HOW TESLA AND ELON MUSK INSPIRED ME TO START AN ELECTRIC VEHICLE COMPANY Guest Blog Post: Michael Schoening, President, CityFreighter Inc. I’ve followed Tesla for years. I like Elon, and I love SpaceX. Every time I traveled from Germany to Los Angeles my first destination was always a little industrial area in Hawthorne, 10 minutes from LAX. ...