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Kia Soul EV offers up to 93-mile range, available for $26,200

Kia released specifications and pricing on their latest model, a compliance car, that like the standard Soul, resembles a milk carton when entirely white.  Starting at $33,700 (before the $7,500) tax credit, the car’s price is inline with other EVs, save for the Mitsubishi i-MiEV, which starts at $22,995 before the $7,500 tax credit. Under the […]

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Report: Tesla to offer a $35K car in 3 years, fully autonomous capability in 5

Though Tesla doesn’t seem to have any difficulty with selling its existing $70-90 Model S sedan, the company has an agenda to affect widespread change among the car-buying public. Though we’ve seen this through Elon Musk’s recent tweets about leaving their patents for all to use, the evidence that this is more than just an […]

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Report: Elon Musk pledges $1M to Tesla Museum after request from The Oatmeal

Not too long ago, famous cartoonist and comic writer, Matthew Inman–the founder of TheOatmeal.com, a very hilarious web comic–sent out a request for a donation to the Tesla Museum via Twitter, in addition to providing one of the best reviews for the Tesla Model S, pretty much ever. And recently, Inman blogged on his website […]

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BMW will peddle their wares at Goodwood, possibly let slip a new model

Over in the UK, plans are already afoot for the late June Goodwood festival of speed. Quite a few manufacturers will be flinging their cars around the storied racetrack, and BMW will be one of the few with an electric car that has ‘fricken laser beams for headlights. Though the first i8s will show up […]

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Report: Mercedes-Benz to eventually offer an S-Class EV

Top Gear reportedly learned that Mercedes-Benz will eventually add an S-Class EV to the portfolio at some point. After speaking with Dr. Uwe Ernstberger, the doc confirmed that ” a complete electric car will be done in the future.” However, the model was described to be quite a ways away. “We have to work on the […]

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Report: Cadillac to unleash their full range of cars in Europe

Cadillac’s presence in Europe ten years ago was tentative, more recently, it’s been timid, but now, the American luxury brand plans a tumultuous presence across the pond. Why? Quite a few folk have bought their cars recently. Cadillac announced at Geneva that they will be offering everything from the ATS to the Escalade though the […]

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Report: Rolls Royce mulls granola with its clotted cream: Plug-in hybrids coming

Rolls Royce is typically thought of as in a class of its own; sure makers such as Maybach have tried in the past to imitate, but Rolls has all ways insisted on doing things their own way. They tried, but none too hard with the 100EX electric years back, but when the company showed this […]

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Report: Jump into Fisker’s grave and you may find…nothing

Sold completely to the Chinese Wanxiang group earlier this month for an additional $149,000,000, (on top of what they already paid) Fisker may not be worth much, but the new owner is looking to change that. In an interview with Reuters, the group’s CEO said “Obviously we want to sell more than what Fisker sold before […]

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2014 Chicago: Kia electrifies the Soul for 2015 in the Windy City

Kia finally revealed the all-electric version of the Soul at the Chicago Auto Show today for the 2015 model year. Building upon the Soul’s already profound success, Kia seeks to see if younger buyers are willing to experiment with EVs. None of the hip appeal of the Soul is lost as the 2015 Kia Soul […]

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Saleen will tune the Tesla Model S

These are uncharted waters, but Saleen boldly chose to tune a production electric car, perhaps cementing the Tesla’s fitment into car culture. The existing car comes with 416 horsepower, so it will be interesting to see what Steve Saleen has in store for the upcoming model whose details remain scant. For a company whose bread […]

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