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What you missed on 9.29.14

Filed under: Concept Cars, Coupe, Hybrid, Performance, Paris Motor Show, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GM, Lamborghini, Design/Style, Electric, Luxury Driving and debating the pricey Cadillac ELR See that pretty, black coupe over to the right? That’s the 2014 Cadillac ELR, and we think it’s perhaps the best-looking Cadillac currently on the market. Problem is, it’s also one [...]

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2014 Cadillac ELR

Filed under: Coupe, Hybrid, Cadillac, Design/Style, New Car Reviews, Electric, Luxury Well, this is awkward. A few years ago, Audi Of America’s boss Johan de Nysschen went on record describing the Chevrolet Volt as “a car for idiots.” Fast-forward to earlier this summer, and the well-regarded executive suddenly found himself in a new office with [...]

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Volkswagen charges up new Passat GTE for the trip to Paris

Filed under: Hybrid, Sedan, Wagon, Europe, Paris Motor Show, Volkswagen, Electric We all know that the letters GT stand for Gran Turismo, but tacking on another letter can evoke a different meaning altogether. GTO for Ferraris (or Pontiacs), GT-R for Nissan supercars, GTA for high-performance Alfa Romeos (or car-theft video games, or metropolitan Toronto)… The [...]

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NEVS announces 200 layoffs as it says Saab restart will ‘take time’

Filed under: Sedan, Europe, Hirings/Firings/Layoffs, Plants/Manufacturing, Saab, Electric For a fleeting moment a few weeks ago, the news from Saab-owner National Electric Vehicle Sweden appeared almost positive. The company had its reorganization plan approved (a day after it was denied), and the automaker was actually showing a real, running vehicle, albeit one with a top [...]

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Radinn Electric Wakeboard

Ace wakeboarders, leave the winch park to us noobs and ride on any body of water you please with Radinn’s electric wakeboard. It’s made of carbon fiber, has a handheld remote control and works with standard wakeboard bindings. Hat Tip Link Continue Reading from the Source

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eTricks Evolution

Like the Motoped, SEV’s eTricks Evolution is a motorized mountain bike, except it uses a 2.5kW electric motor. It can go up to 37mph and last for up to 50mi per charge. Available in urban and various off-road variants. Hat Tip Link Link 2 Price: $5.8K-$7.1K Continue Reading from the Source

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What you missed on 9.18.14

Filed under: Performance, Europe, Government/Legal, Hatchback, Kia, Nissan, Electric Quick Spin: 2014 Kia Cee’d GT We’re undergoing somewhat of a Hot Hatch Revival here in America these days, but the sad truth is that for every Volkswagen GTI and Ford Focus ST we can buy, the average European shopper has three to choose from. So, [...]

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Evo takes flight in BMW’s sultry i8

Filed under: Coupe, Hybrid, Performance, Technology, Videos, BMW, Electric Electric cars and hybrids are here to stay, much to the apparent dismay of some auto enthusiasts, but that doesn’t mean they have to represent the death of enjoyable driving. Granted, the initial run of hybrids in the US like the Honda Insight and Toyota Prius [...]

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Fuel cells will flop outside Japan, says VW

Filed under: Japan, Technology, Volkswagen, Electric “It may fly within Japan, but not globally,” VW’s Shoji said. It’s long been battered into our beleaguered auto writer brains that the ultimate future source of motivation for tomorrow’s cars and trucks is not gasoline, diesel, electricity, natural gas, propane or solar power – it’s the hydrogen fuel [...]

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Custom Tesla Model S features incredible light-up paint

Filed under: Aftermarket, Sedan, Etc., Technology, Videos, Tesla, Design/Style, Electric One of the most fascinating things about documentaries which examine the bizarre creatures populating our Earth’s oceans is the concept of bioluminescence. Deep down in the drink, there are jellyfish and other creatures able to emit their own light – often in beautiful, strobing patterns. [...]

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Mission Electric delays motorcycle production, announces plans to enter automotive space

Filed under: Performance, Motorcycle, Electric It’s been a long, hard road for Mission Motorcycles. And it’s been just as long and hard for the company’s fans and would-be clients, who have been left waiting for their high-powered, stunningly beautiful and technologically advanced electric motorcycles to actually hit dealerships for what seems like ages. To such [...]

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Tesla expects another higher-volume deal with Toyota in next few years

Filed under: Hybrid, Toyota, Tesla, Electric Four months have passed since Toyota ended its relationship with Tesla Motors, in which the electric-vehicle specialist supplied full lithium-ion battery packs to the Japanese behemoth for its RAV4 EV rollout, of which 2,500 vehicles will be completed. Now, Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk has been heard suggesting [...]

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What you missed on 9.8.14

Filed under: Coupe, Sedan, Performance, Technology, Jaguar, Lexus, Electric, Luxury 2016 Jaguar XE revealed The last time Jaguar made a midsize sedan, it wasn’t exactly praised. No, the X-Type wasn’t a proper offering in a segment led by the BMW 3 Series, Audi A4, and Mercedes-Benz C-Class, but this new XE looks to offer serious [...]

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Translogic 158: Works Electric Rover and Custom Chopper

Filed under: Videos, Motorcycle, Electric, Translogic Translogic host Jonathon Buckley heads to Portland, OR on a mission to prove that scooters aren’t just a toy fad. A motorized scooter can be a viable solution to the “last mile” problem many city commuters face. Meet the Works Electric Rover, a serious scooter made from aircraft-grade aluminum, [...]

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Yamaha considering electric leaning trike?

Filed under: Motorcycle, Design/Style, Electric Recent patent filings appear to indicate that Yamaha might be thinking about bringing a leaning, three-wheeled electric scooter to the US. While the idea of a trike cycle is hardly new – after all Yamaha already has its own Tricity – this one would have its dual wheels in the [...]

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Dealers in Georgia latest to oppose Tesla showrooms

Filed under: Car Buying, Government/Legal, Tesla, Electric Tesla has been fighting challenges from dealer groups in several states for years due to the company’s decision to sell directly to customers at stores rather than through franchise dealers. The business has won some of these battles like its recent compromise in Pennsylvania, which allows the company [...]

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2015 Volkswagen e-Golf

The e-Golf looks like its gas-powered siblings. The EV’s motor produces 115hp and 199lb.ft. of torque. It will get between 70mi to 90mi per charge and will go up to 87mph. US price starts at $35.5K. Read our test drive on 95Octane. Hat Tip Link Continue Reading from the Source

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