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    Tweet Says 2017 Chevy Bolt EV Production Has Started For Otherwise Secretive Rollout

    Yesterday word came from up North that the 2017 Bolt EV production line at the Orion assembly plant in Michigan has officially started. A rumor only at this point, the news was delivered by that medium of choice, Twitter, and the poster was the WaterlooRegionVoltec group of Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. It would make perfect […]

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    Consumer Reports Names Tesla, Volt, and Prius Among Winners and Losers

    The latest car reliability survey from Consumer Reports sees it recommending and not recommending certain models, including some of the most popular green cars sold. Data for the broad survey of all vehicle types came from over half a million vehicles from model year 2000-2016, with some 2017s as well. “With that much information, Consumer […]


    All Teslas Now Will Come With Full Self-Driving Hardware

    Promising safety “substantially greater than that of a human driver,” today Tesla announced all its cars will come equipped with fully autonomous capable hardware. The hardware is aimed at ultimately permitting these cars to drive without any intervention from a human driver, comprehensively enough controlled, CEO Elon Musk has previously said, for one to go […]

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    Faraday Future Video Teases Pending Electric Crossover

    Faraday Future is making progress on its first production car. After making a surprise debut earlier this year with an outrageous concept car, Faraday Future’s first production vehicle will be a lot more pedestrian and geared towards the everyday commuter. The company’s first production model will make its grand debut at next year’s Consumer Electronics […]

    Stop-Sale On Prius Ordered By Toyota

    A stop-sale has been ordered for the Toyota Prius hybrid. Along with ordering its dealers to stop selling the 2016-2017 Prius, Toyota is also recalling 91,585 units in the U.S. for parking brakes that may fail to engage. The new 2016-2017 Prius has a foot-operated parking brake with a tension cable that could possibly detach […]

    IEA Report: Renewable Energy Takes Lead Over Coal in Energy Capacity Last Year

    Growth in new wind and solar projects helped renewable energy surpass coal as the largest global source of installed power capacity for 2015. The International Energy Agency reported that in 2015 about 153 GW (gigawatts) of renewables (including 66 GW wind and 49 GW solar) were added. That was 15 percent higher than in 2014. […]

    Wheego Now Autonomous Electric Tech Company, Not An Automaker

    Wheego Electric Cars has been transformed into Wheego Technologies providing autonomous vehicle technologies mostly in China, the company’s chief said. In an interview with WardsAuto, Wheego CEO Mike McQuary explained the company’s transition from a manufacturer of small electric cars in the U.S. to a supplier of electric vehicle and autonomous-driving technology to other companies. […]

    Bob Lutz Calls Tesla Supporters Cult Members And Puts Down Elon Musk – Video

    Bob Lutz compared Tesla Motors supporters to “members of a religious cult” during a CNBC television interview yesterday. Hours before its quarterly earnings report, Lutz, a former General Motors vice chairman and promoter of the Chevy Volt, presented a scathing sound-bite-sized analysis of Tesla’s financial future and gave Tesla CEO Elon Musk a thumbs down […]