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Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid Ad Shows Driver...Not Plugging In

Toyota has been quite upfront about its belief that plug-in electric cars are not the technology of the future.


Related Topix: Coupe, Toyota Prius, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Toyota Prius Plug-in, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet, Nissan Leaf, Nissan

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Real Clear Politics

Government's Green Monster

Thanks, Environmental Protection Agency! You've required sewage treatment plants, catalytic converters on cars and other things that made the world cleaner than the world in which I grew up.


Related Topix: Environment, Science, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Electric Vehicle, Hybrid, Hatchback, Chevrolet

Motor Trend

Report: Next Nissan Leaf to Double EV Driving Range

The next-generation Nissan Leaf will boast a more conventional hatchback look and an improved 186-mile driving range, according to a report from Auto Express .


Related Topix: Nissan Leaf, Hatchback, Nissan, Ford, Ford Focus Electric, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet, Wagon, Ford C-Max Energi, Autos


CarCharging Reaches Agreement for Continued Operation of 27 Blink...

These Blink Level II chargers were originally deployed in association with the U.S. Department of Energy's EV Project and ECOtality, the former owner of Blink-related assets.


Related Topix: Nissan Leaf, Hatchback, Nissan, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Car Charging Group's (CCGI) CEO Michael Farkas on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Welcome to the Fiscal Second Quarter Earnings Call with CarCharging. My name is Tiffany and I will be your operator for today's call.


Related Topix: Electric Vehicle, Hybrid, Hatchback, Chevrolet

USA Today

Volkswagen prices its electric Golf sedan

Volkswagen has priced the new electric version of the Golf sedan right in the heart of the many battery-powered vehicle offerings -- $35,445 plus $820 in delivery fees.


Related Topix: Volkswagen, Coupe, Hatchback, Volkswagen Golf, Volkswagen e-Golf, Nissan Leaf, Nissan, Electric Vehicle, Hybrid, Chevrolet, Wagon, Ford Focus, Ford, Sedan, Autos


Tesla Trumps Toyota 3: Why Electric Vehicles Are Beating Hydrogen Cars Today

While electric vehicles have experienced a marketplace renaissance in the last decade, hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles have not.


Related Topix: Toyota Prius, Coupe, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Nissan Leaf, Nissan, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet, Energy, Alternative Energy, US News, Liberal Political News


Every 2014 And 2015 Hybrid Car In The U.S.: Ultimate Guide

Turn back the clock by one decade, and there were just four hybrid cars on sale in the U.S. One was the first-generation Toyota Prius .


Related Topix: Coupe, Honda Insight, Hybrid, Honda, Hatchback, Toyota Prius, Toyota, Sedan, Honda Civic - Hybrid, Honda CR-Z, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet, Toyota Prius c

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Motley Fool

5 Common Electric-Car Questions Answered

As more automakers begin selling electric cars, a lot of consumers are still curious about how these new vehicles work, and whether an electric car would be suitable for them.


Related Topix: Tesla Model S, Sedan, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Hatchback, Chevrolet, Nissan Leaf, Nissan, Environmental Law, Law

The Auto Channel

2014 Ford Fusion SE And 2015 Ford Fusion Energi Reviews On The Auto Channel

Horsepower/Torque: 178 hp @ 6,000 rpm/177 lb.-ft. @ 1,500-4,500 rpm /129 lb.-ft.


Related Topix: Ford Fusion, Hybrid, Ford, Sedan, Ford Fusion Energi, Electric Vehicle, Hatchback, Chevrolet

Sat Aug 23, 2014


GM 200-Mile Electric Car, Accord Hybrid Shortages, Volt Vs BMW i3 REx, : The Week In Reverse

Why is Honda's Accord Hybrid still in such short supply? And how much do we really know about GM's mythical 200-mile electric car? Friday, we published a comprehensive driving comparison of the two main range-extended electric cars on the U.S. market: the 2014 BMW i3 REx and the Chevy Volt .


Related Topix: Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Hatchback, Chevrolet, BMW i3, BMW

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Star

Dumpster Depot installs electric car chargers

Submitted photo Norman Dunagan, owner of Dumpster Depot, owns an electric car and is supporting the product by partnering with businesses to provide electric car chargers throughout the CSRA.


Related Topix: University of South Carolina Aiken, Aiken, SC, Auto Dealers, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Hatchback, Chevrolet, Coupe, Cadillac, Cadillac ELR


2014 BMW i3 REx Vs Chevy Volt: Range-Extended Electric Cars Compared

I've driven a Volt for almost three years now, and it's been a splendid car--quiet, smooth, peppy, and amazingly economical.


Related Topix: BMW i3, Hatchback, BMW, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet, Environmental Law, Law


BMW i3 REx Vs Chevy Volt, Chargepoint App Tested, 2015 Honda Fit Safety: Today's Car News

Today we have a range-extended electric-car faceoff between the 2014 BMW i3 REx and the Chevrolet Volt.


Related Topix: Hybrid, Honda, Electric Vehicle, BMW i3, Hatchback, Honda Fit, Chevrolet, BMW

Thu Aug 21, 2014


Battery Maker LG Chem: Biggest Electric-Car Winner Of All?

Suppose it emerged this week that you've now got contracts to supply two of the world's three biggest automakers.


Related Topix: Audi, Hatchback, Audi A3 e-tron, Volkswagen, Coupe, Volkswagen Golf, Volkswagen e-Golf, Electric Vehicle, Hybrid, Chevrolet, Holland, MI

KTOO-TV Juneau

Touring by Tesla

Guy Hall poses with a battery cell in hand. His Tesla Model S has more than 7,000 of the cells built into the undercarriage.


Related Topix: Tesla Model S, Sedan, Fairbanks, AK, Nissan Leaf, Nissan, Hatchback, Electric Vehicle, Hybrid, Chevrolet, Juneau, AK

Nanaimo Daily News

BMW takes a risk on electric ...

Standing apart from the crowd can be risky in the car business. Do it right and buyers will reward you with plenty of cash-in-hand orders.


Related Topix: BMW i3, Hatchback, BMW, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet

Wed Aug 20, 2014

MSN Money

Ford plans new hybrids to compete with Toyota

Ford Motor Co plans to introduce a new hybrid gasoline-electric car in late 2018 to compete against the best-selling Toyota Prius, two sources with knowledge of the company's plans told Reuters on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Toyota Prius, Coupe, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Ford C-Max, Wagon, Ford, Ford Focus, Toyota Prius c, Toyota Prius v, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet

Scientific American

Secretive Company Claims Battery Breakthrough

Sakti3's technology is solid-state battery produced with the same thin-film deposition process used to make flat panel displays and photovoltaic solar cells.

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The Washington Post

Nice try, this is no Tesla

On the left, the heavyweight champ of electric cars, the Tesla Model S. On the right, the Mercedes B-class electric.


Related Topix: Tesla Model S, Sedan, The Washington Post Company, Hybrid, Coupe, Toyota Prius, Hatchback, Toyota, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet, US Politics, US News


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