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2013 Tokyo: Mitsubishi showcases the XR-PHEV Concept, another hybridized crossover pitch w/ video

Mitsubishi’s biggest contribution to the US auto market is not one of their sedans, but the Outlander compact SUV; that car is to be retired in not too long and Mitsubishi is throwing out hints at what the next equivalent may be like with the XR-PHEV concept. Lots of chrome and LED headlights akin to […]

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2013 Tokyo: Nissan brings some new EV concepts to Tokyo

Nissan has sold over 87,00 copies of their LEAF electric hatchback and is now branching out to different markets by adapting an existing van, updating the LEAF in two variants, and releasing two new concepts at this year’s Tokyo Auto Show. Nissan released a sports car concept, but perhaps more interestingly, they are offering something […]

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Volkswagen reveals its electrified E-Golf for North America, due at LA this year

Volkswagen will officially be jumping on the electric vehicle bandwagon by introducing their first mass-produced electric vehicle at this year’s Los Angeles Auto Show in the coming weeks. That said, the brand just revealed and confirmed their latest EV, which will take form as an electrified Golf. Due in the last quarter of 2014, the […]

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Report: Tesla’s entry level sedan to be called the Model E

Dutch publication DerTelegraaf reports that Tesla’s new entry-level sedan will be receiving the name, Model E. It will be introduced in less than two years and will follow in the footsteps of the current Model S, but in a package that is rumored to cost around $30,000-$35,000. It will be produced as a supposed 2017 […]

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Kia confirms Soul EV is headin’ to America with the hamsters

Kia in a new statement, Kia announced that they’ll be importing the Soul EV to North America. Ready to arrive sometime next year, the Soul EV will of course be powered by a series of electric motors, powered by some laptop batteries, while donning some different body work to most likely improve aerodynamics, reduce weight, […]

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Volkswagen confirms to be bringing three all-new models to Frankfurt this year

Volkswagen confirms to be bringing three all-new models to Frankfurt this year

The 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show is on its way and to help build interest, Volkswagen has confirmed to be bringing three new models to the worldly automotive exposition, with one being the much-anticipated 2014 Volkswagen Golf R. Click here for our original post on the 2014 Volkswagen Golf-R. The other models include an all-electric version […]

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The Tesla Model S may just be the safest car in the world

Feel like having a car crash anytime soon with plans of walking away without a scratch? Then look no further than the Tesla Model S, which may just be the safest car in the world. Tesla released a statement confirming the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s crash testing of the Model S sedan, in which […]

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BMW confirms pricing for new i3 city car, starts at $41,350 w/ $925 destination fee

BMW just released a press statement confirming the price of the all-new 2014 i3 city car, which will start at just $41,350 with a $925 handling fee, before any federal or state incentives are factored in. The BMW i3 heralds the dawn of a new era for individual mobility and for the BMW Group. True […]

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Report: Infiniti delays production EVs to incorporate advancing technology

AutomotiveNews of Europe recently reported that Infiniti will be delaying the launch of their electric car as the brand seeks to incorporate more advanced technology into the vehicle. After speaking with Nissan’s head of global planning, Andy Palmer, word is that Infinifi and Nissan are still on the path of zero-emissions vehicles. “Our heart is […]

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Report: Tesla Motors working on a cheaper compact crossover and sedan

AutomotiveNews reports via Reuters that Tesla Motors is indeed working on a small crossover that will also share a platform with a potential new compact sedan. Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk reportedly said that we could expect the two new models to hit our dealers within “the next three to four years.” The new models will […]

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