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Looking forward to Pikes Peak Race

Looking forward to Pikes Peak Race

Riding like Greased Lightning the Mitsubishi team finished in the money at the 92nd Pikes Peak International hill climb.

Tesla P85D shows mettle at Palm Beach

Tesla P85D shows mettle at Palm Beach

This weekend drag race fans converged at West Palm Beach Speedway and EV fans got to watch a head to head of the Tesla

Tesla Future of the Electric Car Documentary (2012)

Tesla Future of the Electric Car Documentary (2012)

National Geographic presents the story of Tesla and the making of the Tesla Model S as part of their TV series on MEGA

2016 Chevy Volt 2.0 Released

2016 Chevy Volt 2.0 Released

The all new and improved 2016 Chevrolet Volt has just been released at 2015 Detroit Auto Show after only being

Chevy Bolt EV to Zap Tesla?

Chevy Bolt EV to Zap Tesla?

Chevy released a new concept EV called the Bolt at the Detroit Auto Show (January 12th, 2015), that may make it to

Luddite Awards Nominate USA Anti-Tesla States

Luddite Awards Nominate USA Anti-Tesla States

Anti-Tesla States get ridiculed by being nominated for being anti-technology and anti-Tesla As Arizona, Michigan, New

Tesla Offers Free Fuel Forever Australia

Tesla Offers Free Fuel Forever Australia

A new chat from an Australian stadium crowd can now be about never having to pay for petrol again, perhaps: Aussie Aussie

World Record Acceleration Zero to 60 in 1.8 Seconds

World Record Acceleration Zero to 60 in 1.8 Seconds

An electric car sets new land speed world record for accelerating 0 to 60 mph in 1.8 seconds (100km/h in 1.785 seconds) in

Tesla Banned in Michigan

Tesla Banned in Michigan

Michigan Declares War on Tesla Business Model The Governor of Michigan Rick Snyder (Republican) joins four other states

Can Electric Cars Save the World?

Can Electric Cars Save the World?

Electric cars and their drivers are the modern day Superheroes of our times. The early adopters that started driving an EV

3D Print Your Next EV?

3D Print Your Next EV?

The technology now exists to 3D Print an EV in less than two days (less than 45 hours) to be exact. The technology could

First Formula E Race Ends with a Bang

First Formula E Race Ends with a Bang

The first EVer Formula E Championship race in Beijing, China proved exciting, with the ePrix ending with a dramatic crash.

Formula E Race Fans Make ePrix Faster

Formula E Race Fans Make ePrix Faster

The first EVer Formula E Race Season (ePrix Championship) starts in Beijing, China on Saturday September 13th. Unlike

EV History Timeline Reference Points

EV History Timeline Reference Points

Some of the more important EV History milestones of the past 100 years pertaining to the development of the Electric

Grenoble France Showcases Future of Urban eMobility

Grenoble France Showcases Future of Urban eMobility

It was announced June 28th 2014 that the city of Grenoble, in the French Alps will deploy a new car sharing service

Battery Swap Should be Part of Formula E Racing

Battery Swap Should be Part of Formula E Racing

Formula E Racing should include Battery Swaps at least until battery technology improves. Formula E Racing in its current

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2014 Nissan LEAF Sales Record 30,000 Sold in USA

2014 Nissan LEAF Sales Record 30,000 Sold in USA

2014 thanks of the Nissan LEAF will go down in history as the first year that over 30,000 Battery Electric Vehicles of a single model (BEVs) were sold in a single year. The Nissan LEAF has been on a [Continue]

Automobile Dealer Associations Discourage EV Purchases

Automobile Dealer Associations Discourage EV Purchases

Auto Shows sponsored by auto dealers such as the HRADA (Hampton Roads International Auto Show 2015) being held January 9,10,11 at the Virginia Beach Convention Center downplay and discourage electric [Continue]

Why Lower USA Gas Prices are Boring

Why Lower USA Gas Prices are Boring

No matter how much the price of gasoline temporarily drops in the USA it just doesn’t matter since the price to fill up your car can be FREE–that’s right zero money. I know that’s just [Continue]

Nissan Offers Free Fuel in 13 Cities

Nissan Offers Free Fuel in 13 Cities

As of November 14th 2014 there is now a FREE fuel option in Chicago for two years—thanks to Nissan Motors! To be fair those driving a Tesla Model S also have a free fuel option for life in Chicago [Continue]

US Air Force Deploys EVs and V2G Tech

US Air Force Deploys EVs and V2G Tech

US Air Force Tests an EV Fleet and Electric Vehicle-to-Grid technology The US Air Force and the California Energy Commission announced November, 14, 2014 a milestone in their Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) [Continue]

Tesla Test-Drive Illegal in Iowa

Tesla Test-Drive Illegal in Iowa

If you live in Iowa it looks like you won’t be taking out Motor Trend’s, Automobile Magazine’s and EV.com’s car of the year for a test-drive anytime soon. Nor will Iowa citizens be able [Continue]

Arcimoto SRK EV Available Soon

Arcimoto SRK EV Available Soon

The Arcimoto SRK is a three-wheeled, two-person, fully enclosed electric vehicle produced by a new EV start-up company in Eugene, Oregon USA for the urban commuter market. Arcimoto (pronounced [Continue]

Official $7500 Federal Electric Car Tax Credit List

Official $7500 Federal Electric Car Tax Credit List

List of Qualified $7500 Federal Tax Credit Electric Vehicles The US government’s official list of Electric Vehicles that qualify for a $7500 Federal Tax Credit. The credit amount varies based on [Continue]

Kia Soul EV Price and MPGe

Kia Soul EV Price and MPGe

Numbers worth celebrating for the Kia Soul EV: $249/month lease and 120 MPGe City. Kia’s electric version of their popular hatchback will be their first electric car and will go on sale in the [Continue]

EPA Electric Car MPGe Compared

EPA Electric Car MPGe Compared

The EPA MPGe Rankings are based on combined city and highway fuel economy estimates (weighted by 55% city and 45% highway). How some of the other Electric Cars MPGe compare according to the EPA: 2015 [Continue]

100000 Electric Cars Sold in California

100000 Electric Cars Sold in California

The LA Times reported on Sept 9th, 2014 that California not only leads the USA in electric car purchases but also announces that a buyer in California just purchased the 100,000th plug-in electric [Continue]

8 USA States Sign ZEV Agreement for 3.3 Million EVs

8 USA States Sign ZEV Agreement for 3.3 Million EVs

On October 24th 2013 Governors from eight states (California, Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island and Vermont) announced plans to put 3.3 million zero emission [Continue]

Woman Builds Worlds Fastest Electric Motorcycle

Woman Builds Worlds Fastest Electric Motorcycle

Eva Hakansson becomes the fastest woman on two wheels by beating the world record for motorcycle speed, using a electric vehicle (EV) she built in her garage. Eva a 33 year old Swedish born [Continue]

Nissan LEAF Free EV Charging in Los Angeles

Nissan LEAF Free EV Charging in Los Angeles

Nissan announced expanding their free charging for new Nissan LEAF EV buyers to include those living in Los Angeles, California starting July 1, 2014. Nissans “No Charge to Charge” promotion [Continue]

Tesla Model 3 to Arrive in 2017

Tesla Model 3 to Arrive in 2017

The Tesla Model 3 (aka Tesla Mode E) the relatively inexpensive EV for everyone, which should cost about thirty something thousand to be released sometime in 2017 according to Tesla [Continue]

Nissan LEAF EV Free Charging in a Dozen Cities

Nissan LEAF EV Free Charging in a Dozen Cities

The “No Charge to Charge” program has proven so popular in Texas that Nissan is expanding the promotion to nine other EV friendly markets. The following Cities will be offering two years of free [Continue]

Largest EV Government Purchase to Date in USA

Largest EV Government Purchase to Date in USA

The Bay Area Climate Collaborative (BACC) buys 90 Electric Vehicles (EVs) and in the process creates the single largest government green fleet deployment in the U.S. to date (as of July 8th 2014). [Continue]

EVs Selling for Less than Conventional Cars?

EVs Selling for Less than Conventional Cars?

Daimler’s Smart Dump the Pump offer is still not well known. Since 2013 with little fanfare Daimler’s made a Smart play to get more people to “Dump the Pump”, by giving their customers a [Continue]

Solar Roadways Crowdfunded for You Me and EVs?

Solar Roadways Crowdfunded for You Me and EVs?

The idea of Solar Roadways, which can pay for themselves via the electricity they generate appears to be powered by the collective will of the People as well as the Sun. Solar Roadways Project Raises [Continue]

Nissan LEAF Leaps Ahead Again

Nissan LEAF Leaps Ahead Again

Nissan delivers 50,000 of their popular electric cars (the LEAF) in the USA and has delivered more than twice that many globally (115,000). Back in (April 2010) I said that “This EV really could [Continue]

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