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12 hrs ago | CBS Local
Fact is, for most of us, the world of electric cars is like a foreign language, but there's nothing foreign about this.
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17 hrs ago | Washington Times
General Motors announced Thursday it will end deliveries of Chevrolet vehicles to Europe by the end of 2015 to focus on its core European brands, the German-based Opel and U.K.-based Vauxhall.
18 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant
Left to right: State Senator Paul Doyle, State Rep Tony Guerrera, Mayor of Newington Stephen Woods, DEEP Commissioner Dan Esty, Ed Ingalls, owner of Newington Electric and State Rep Richard Lopes celebrated the expansion of Newington Electric and its subsidiaries to its new headquarters at a recent ribbon cutting ceremony.
19 hrs ago | GreenCarReports
GM sold an excellent 133 Chevrolet Volts in November, more than doubling October's 62 sales, and bringing monthly sales into triple figures for the second time this year, behind June's 153 deliveries.
With automakers trying to capitalize on growing automotive sales, there has been a concerted effort to jump-start the electric car market with price slashing, cash incentives , and attractive leases.
For as much attention as EVs have gotten, they're still in a very nascent state of their development, accounting for a tiny fraction of auto sales.
In this exclusive Fresh Dialogues interview, Google's Rick Needham describes the company's fleet of electric vehicles and how it has enabled millions of miles of electric driving .
Despite all the global buzz created by various fuel cell intros and confirmations at the Tokyo and LA auto shows recently, the latest feedback from Canadian automakers suggests such fuel cell cars will only make it to Canada much later than their announced global dates - if ever.
Sales over the Thanksgiving weekend may have been a disappointment for the nation's retailers, but they were a boon for automakers, lifting their U.S. sales for November to the best rate since before the recession.
Aggressive discounting and the continued popularity of big pickup trucks helped propel November vehicle sales well past expectations, with the three Detroit automakers and two of Japan's top three reporting year-to-year increases on Tuesday.
November car sales numbers are trickling in today, and we have basically the same news to report about sales of the two longest-running plug-in vehicles this month as we did last month: people are buying the Nissan Leaf and the Chevy Volt at roughly the same rate.
Kevin Tofel, GigaOM: It's hard to believe that it was a year ago when we added a Chevy Volt to our garage.
As the year winds toward a close, U.S. car sales are at their highest levels in years.
This article is an attempt at a tutorial. There are at least three attributes that make Tesla into a new kind of automobile experience: an all-electric car that is EPA-rated at 265 miles, almost three times its nearest all-electric competitor; a superior infotainment system fitted in two screens, including one 17-inch touchscreen; a direct sales ... (more)
Renault is working on a plug-in hybrid for 2014, and is joining General Motors in predicting that by 2020 electric cars will commonly have an electric range over 200 miles.