Chevrolet recently announced the 2017 Bolt gets 238 miles EPA-rated range, but also just revealed is this is a combined figure made up of 217 miles highway, and 255 city. Exceptionally efficient, with a class-leading MPGe, the Bolt makes good use of energy, but the compact crossover design was chosen for its utilitarian value, and […]

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As it looks to its 113-year history, Ford Motor Company is aggressively preparing for a fast ride into a future projected to see as much change over the next five years as there has been in the previous 50. On Sept. 12 and 13, to herald all it is generally up to, the company held […]

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The 2017 Toyota Mirai’s fuel cell vehicle MSRP remains essentially the same as the 2016 model year but with sales being what they are, the automaker has sharpened the pencils on its lease deal. A small bump in the car’s destination fee brings the price to $58,365 including destination compared to last year’s $58,325. The […]

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Tesla has plans to purchase SolarCity, a solar-energy service provider, but its shareholders aren’t happy about it. According to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing, four shareholders are suing Tesla because they are uncomfortable with Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s relationship with SolarCity – he’s the chairman. SEE ALSO: Tesla Announces $2.6B SolarCity Acquisition The four […]

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Does Tesla’s “Ludicrous Mode” keep getting more than ludicrous, or is there another term to describe a nearly 5,000-pound sedan that rips from 0-60 in 2.54 seconds? Not sure, but Drag Times managed to get in the seat of a new Model S P100D with a VBOX data acquisition unit to test whether the automaker’s […]

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Mitsubishi is bringing a new plug-in hybrid SUV concept to the 2016 Paris Motor Show. Called the Mitsubishi GT-PHEV Concept, the automaker says it’s a preview for a high-end, next-generation SUV and features the company’s latest design language along with its advanced and proprietary electric and all-wheel control technologies. Sporting a similar design to the […]

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As its on-sale date and production start approach, this week Chevrolet released more info on the 2017 Bolt EV which is a first in its class of next-generation electric cars. Automakers are always looking for ways to amplify excitement for their products, and Chevrolet’s bite-sized revelations are a latest trend to tease a new product […]

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This week a North Carolina computer programmer proved he’d discovered a previously not-known-about crash camera function in a Tesla Model S that records events from a collision. The system uses the camera eye used normally for Autopilot to capture imagery that could be considered evidence for Tesla cars that suffer an air-bag deploying crash, but […]

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Just a few short moments ago, I was converted. No, not by electric drivetrains or other alternative sources of transportation fairy dust. I was converted by the four men in charge of the Fisker Karma’s resurrection — now called the Karma Revero — into believing the company’s viability as a future going concern. After being […]

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Seemingly coming out of nowhere, a Polish company has unveiled a futuristic concept for a range-extended electric luxury sedan. The Varsovia Motor Company, based in Warsaw, Poland, said this concept will actually be produced, although in limited numbers. The concept, also named Varsovia after its birthplace (Varsovia is the Polish pronunciation of Warsaw), was designed […]

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