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Toyota just announced a deadline for the phasing out of gas engines

November 5th, 2017 at 10:33 am » Comments Off

Toyota Just Announced a Deadline for the Phasing out of Gas Engines



Volvo prepares to take on Tesla with a revamped Polestar

October 25th, 2017 at 9:39 am » Comments Off

VOLVO is in the midst of a reincarnation. The Swedish automaker is leaving behind its former life as the maker of super safe, super boxy wagons, and embracing an existence dedicated to technological prowess, electric propulsion, and svelte design.



VC activity revs up as electric vehicles prepare to go mainstream

October 12th, 2017 at 12:31 am » Comments Off

Recent weeks have seen an acceleration—pardon the pun­—of news and developments related to electric vehicles.



Toshiba claims its new electric car battery enables 200 miles of range with a 6-minute charge

October 5th, 2017 at 12:31 am » Comments Off

This week, Japanese electronics giant Toshiba unveiled a new battery that they developed using a new “titanium niobium oxide” anode material.



Global shockwaves from electric cars will be here sooner rather than later

September 14th, 2017 at 10:58 am » Comments Off

Governments, the oil industry and car makers are waking up to the profound changes battery-powered cars will bring.



China plans to ban sales of fossil fuel cars entirely

September 13th, 2017 at 11:46 am » Comments Off

China’s big electric vehicle push is about to get even bigger: The country is planning to end the sale of fossil fuel-powered vehicles entirely, with regulators working currently on a timetable of when the ban will ultimately take effect, according to Bloomberg.



Finnish Tesla Model S taxi driver crosses 400,000 km, 93% of battery life remains

September 4th, 2017 at 11:34 am » Comments Off

Ari Nyyssönen, a Finnish taxi driver, has racked up an impressive 400,000 kilometers (250,000 miles) in his Tesla Model S and is confident that the car could last until 1 million kilometers or over 621,000 miles.



All Volvo cars will be electric or hybrid within two years

July 8th, 2017 at 12:41 am » Comments Off

It’s the first major automaker to stop selling gas- or diesel-only vehicles



How the electric car became the future of transportation

July 7th, 2017 at 10:52 am » Comments Off

Tesla CEO Elon Musk demonstrates the falcon wing doors on the new Tesla Model X Crossover SUV during a launch event on September 29, 2015 in Fremont, California. After several production delays, Elon Musk officially launched the much anticipated Tesla Model X Crossover SUV. The potential of electric cars is greater now than ever before.



The future of car-charging is freaky

July 5th, 2017 at 5:54 pm » Comments Off

Embodying Tesla’s unabashedly fearless attitude towards tech, Serbian designer Darko Markovic decided to combine the three things that the car company isn’t afraid of exploring. A. Drones, B. Autonomous Charging (remember that snake arm?), and C. Presenting futuristic technology in a way that impresses some, but scares others!



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