Electric Vehicle


Danish Tesla Drivers set World Record with 452.8 Miles on Single Charge

Danish Tesla Drivers set World Record with 452.8 Miles on Single Charge

The Tesla Model S P85D has a spec range of 295 miles....

Aug 25 2015, 3:47am CDT

StoreDot Developing Instant Charging Electric Cars Batteries

StoreDot Developing Instant Charging Electric Cars Batteries

The prototype technology was revealed last April and it raised $48 million before the new announcement today....

Aug 20 2015, 6:50am CDT

2016 Chevy Volt has 53 Miles Electric Range

2016 Chevy Volt has 53 Miles Electric Range

The EPA testing reveals 53 miles range on pure electric for the upcoming 2016 Chevy Volt hybrid car. This is almost double of t...

Aug 4 2015, 8:19am CDT

Autonomous Taxis would Lower Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Autonomous Taxis would Lower Greenhouse Gas Emissions

New Berkeley Lab study finds lower greenhouse gas emissions on per-mile basis for driverless cars deployed as taxis....

Jul 6 2015, 2:42pm CDT

Chevrolet makes its 2016 Volt affordable

Chevrolet makes its 2016 Volt affordable

With the full $7,500 federal tax credit for electric vehicles, the new Volt will come in at $26,495...

May 4 2015, 4:02am CDT

Apple is designing its own Electric Car?

Apple is designing its own Electric Car?

Tesla has been rightfully warned in the nick of time. An Apple Car is in the works and it might outdo Tesla Motors. Apple is hi...

Feb 14 2015, 4:27am CST

Apple gets Patent for Mysterious Electric Vehicle

Apple gets Patent for Mysterious Electric Vehicle

The Apple electric vehicle is among the long list of patents that are approved of at present by the inventions office....

Feb 4 2015, 8:53am CST

BMW, Volkswagen and ChargePoint to create Express Charging Corridors for Electric Vehicles

BMW, Volkswagen and ChargePoint to create Express Charging Corridors for Electric Vehicles

BMW, Volkswagen will help ChargePoint to create express charging corridors for electric vehicles (EVs) on the East and West Coa...

Jan 23 2015, 10:39am CST

GM's Chevy Bolt electric vehicle expected in 2017

GM's Chevy Bolt electric vehicle expected in 2017

The Bolt can travel 200 miles on a single charge (the 2013/2014 Volt can only last 38 miles on a charge) and will be priced at...

Jan 11 2015, 11:31am CST

Ford announces Smart Mobility Plan and 25 Global Experiments at CES 2015

Ford announces Smart Mobility Plan and 25 Global Experiments at CES 2015

This smart mobility plan by Ford will use innovation in order to take the renowned company to the next level in mobility, conne...

Jan 7 2015, 8:26am CST

Tesla and Panasonic announce Deal for Gigafactory

Tesla and Panasonic announce Deal for Gigafactory

The Tesla battery Gigafactory moves closer to become reality. Telsa Motors and Panasonic announced a deal today for the Gigafac...

Jul 31 2014, 3:48am CDT

In China, Tesla Model S is missing one basic feature

In China, Tesla Model S is missing one basic feature

Company Says Google Is To Blame For Lack Of Nav System...

Jul 26 2014, 2:42pm CDT

What's behind Tesla's Open Source Gambit?

What's behind Tesla's Open Source Gambit?

The following post was published on the Knowledge@Wharton website on June 25, 2014. Should a car be treated like a piece of sof...

Jul 2 2014, 7:03am CDT

Elon Musk: An African Immigrant Changes The World

Elon Musk: An African Immigrant Changes The World

Last week an immigrant from South Africa made a decision that is both altruistic and business-savvy. Elon Musk, inventor, billi...

Jun 20 2014, 5:45am CDT

Tesla Opens their Electric Car Patents

Tesla Opens their Electric Car Patents

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Electric car maker Tesla Motors is giving other companies open access to its patents to accelerate the dev...

Jun 13 2014, 6:30am CDT

Tesla Patent Giveaway Feeds Rumors of Deal With BMW

Tesla Patent Giveaway Feeds Rumors of Deal With BMW

Tesla’s generous sounding technology sharing move was seen as more self-interest than charity, and also sparked speculation tha...

Jun 13 2014, 6:00am CDT

Elon Musk gives Away Patents

Elon Musk gives Away Patents

Last week, Elon Musk caused a buzz at Tesla Motors' annual shareholders meeting by hinting that the company was thinking of pro...

Jun 12 2014, 2:44pm CDT

Tesla and Elon Musk Make Headlines in China

Tesla and Elon Musk Make Headlines in China

I have to give my congratulations to new energy car maker Tesla (Nasdaq: TSLA) for creating the kind of buzz and excitement thi...

Apr 23 2014, 8:38am CDT

MG releases its very own electric car by the name of ‘Dynamo concept’

MG releases its very own electric car by the name of ‘Dynamo concept’

This will be the first attempt made by the automobile company to create an electric car....

Apr 17 2014, 1:11pm CDT

Ubitricity: Charge Your Electric Car Just About Anywhere

Ubitricity: Charge Your Electric Car Just About Anywhere

As the adoption rate of electric vehicles picks up and the network of fast-charge stations gets built out, the conversation aro...

Apr 2 2014, 7:47am CDT

Tesla To Offer An Affordable Car By 2015

Tesla To Offer An Affordable Car By 2015

According to a story from the LA Times at the end of last year, Tesla will launch an affordable car by 2015. But will an afford...

Mar 31 2014, 2:11pm CDT

Tesla Adds Protective Battery Shields and Deflector Plates to Model S

Tesla Adds Protective Battery Shields and Deflector Plates to Model S

Tesla Motors faced a crisis of sorts after two of its Model S vehicles caught fire. That is why the company has added new prote...

Mar 28 2014, 10:52am CDT

Greenlots Advocates For Open Standards

Greenlots Advocates For Open Standards

North America is at a critical point in making some decisions about its electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure, and how...

Mar 13 2014, 9:56am CDT

Formula 1 Feels The Need For ... Fuel Efficiency

Formula 1 Feels The Need For ... Fuel Efficiency

The 2014 Formula 1 series is going to be a radical departure from last year’s championship. Sure, the globe-trotting motor-raci...

Mar 13 2014, 9:36am CDT

Lit Motors Gets Funding from Mark Pincus And Surfer Kelly Slater

Lit Motors Gets Funding from Mark Pincus And Surfer Kelly Slater

Lit Motors’ much-hyped C-1 prototype lies in pieces in the back of the startup’s South of Market offices in San Francisco. With...

Mar 6 2014, 4:14am CST

What Does 'The Equivalent of Taking Cars Off The Road' Really Mean?

What Does 'The Equivalent of Taking Cars Off The Road' Really Mean?

I saw a press release the other day heralding a new energy technology, which – if fully adopted – would take the equivalen...

Feb 25 2014, 7:31am CST

Detroit Auto Show Looks Ahead -- Far Ahead

Detroit Auto Show Looks Ahead -- Far Ahead

This year, the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS, a.k.a. the Detroit auto show) provided what I think is an interes...

Feb 7 2014, 6:25pm CST

Western Europe:Expensive Electric Car Sales Up But From Miniscule Base

Western Europe:Expensive Electric Car Sales Up But From Miniscule Base

Electric car sales in Western Europe are amazingly strong if you look at the percentages. Statistics from Britain’s Automotive...

Feb 6 2014, 9:17am CST

Tesla'sCross-Country Trip Aims For Guinness World Records

Tesla'sCross-Country Trip Aims For Guinness World Records

Tesla Motors is plotting its way into the Guinness World Records. The electric car maker dispatched two Model S sedans in a cro...

Feb 2 2014, 11:59pm CST

Flywheels Could be More Efficient for Electric Cars

Flywheels Could be More Efficient for Electric Cars

The idea of powering your car with a flywheel conjures up amateurish images of rubber bands, or big, clunky contraptions attach...

Jan 24 2014, 8:36am CST

ChargePoint is Building Out The Electricity Highway One Parking Lot At A Time

ChargePoint is Building Out The Electricity Highway One Parking Lot At A Time

At the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show this month, BMW and ChargePoint –who has developed the nation’s largest electric veh...

Jan 22 2014, 8:02am CST

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Silicon Valley has EV Charge Station Shortage

Too few charging ports for electric cars in Silicon Valley creates 'charge rage' incidents PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — An increasi...

Jan 20 2014, 1:17pm CST

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Ford to unveil solar hybrid concept car at CES

Ford to unveil solar hybrid concept car at CES that gets 100 miles per gallon LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ford plans to unve...

Jan 2 2014, 7:51am CST

The Future of Driving Revealed at CES 2014

The Future of Driving Revealed at CES 2014

Among other automotive innovations, this year’s CES will showcase vehicles with alternative fuel, self-driving vehicles and car...

Dec 25 2013, 9:29am CST

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Wants to Make Electric Jet and Pickup Truck

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Wants to Make Electric Jet and Pickup Truck

What is the next ambition of Tesla CEO and co-founder Elon Musk? An electric supersonic jet or an electric pickup truck? Actual...

Nov 14 2013, 10:12am CST

Yuma Getting Eight Charging Stations for Electric Vehicles

Yuma Getting Eight Charging Stations for Electric Vehicles

With eight new charging stations for electric vehicles, Yuma is becoming a charging hub, one of many on the cross-country route...

Nov 5 2013, 5:11pm CST

BMW Officially Debuts 2014 i3 Electric Car Today

BMW Officially Debuts 2014 i3 Electric Car Today

The BMW Company has globally announced today its first mass-produced electric car. BMW i3 is a tribute to the infinite wonders...

Jul 29 2013, 12:00pm CDT

Chevrolet Spark EV Gets EPA Range of 82 Miles per Charge

Chevrolet Spark EV Gets EPA Range of 82 Miles per Charge

Spark is one of the cheapest EVs in the country...

Apr 25 2013, 12:56pm CDT