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Report: Chrysler and Fiat sticking to internal combustion instead of EVs and hybrids

AutomotiveNews reports that Chrysler and Fiat are keeping the tabs close with future investments, particularly in the field of EVs. Electric vehicles have been the trends as of recent and many of the major automobile manufacturers have hopped on the bandwagon, with some even completely changing their entire corporate philosophy. But the latter two partners […]

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Report: Tesla to produce all-wheel drive Model S by next year…?

A new report is out via TheVerge, which says that Tesla is, well, on the verge of introducing an all-wheel drive version of its very hot Model S all-electric luxury sport sedan. After speaking with “sources,” it could apparently be launched as early as 2014 as a more expensive model. But more importantly, because it […]

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BMW’s Dr. Norbert Reithofer confirms BMW’s exploration in fuel-cell tech, could be seen in i3 or i8

BMW’s Dr. Norbert Reithofer confirms BMW’s exploration in fuel-cell tech, could be seen in i3 or i8

BMW has been very excited about their recent debut of the production 2014 i3 city electric vehicle. That said, the Chairman for the Board of Management of BMW AG, Dr. Norbert Reithofer, held a press conference to share some hints as to what could be next for the i3’s future from here onwards. And at […]

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2013 Land Rover Defender EV Testing Tourist Train

Land Rover officially begins testing all-electric Defenders in the real world

Land Rover has officially confirmed the launch of their new fleet of experimental Defender all-electric SUVs for real-world testing. The project launched at the educational research facility Eden Project near Cornwall, in the UK, where a Defender 110 Pick Up EV will be used to tow a series of passenger exhibition cars around the grounds. […]

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2014 BMW i3 Charge Port

BMW reveals its much-anticipated production version of the 2014 i3 city runabout, to begin sales in 2014

BMW has been teasing its i3 city car for quite some time now—nearly two years actually, since the first concept was revealed at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show. Now though, BMW proudly revealed its all-new 2014 i3 city car today, which starts at a base MSRP of $41,360, without the $925 destination fee, and $45,200 […]

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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: BMW to price much-anticipated i3 city car between $35,000-$40,000 in the US

Our friends over at AutoBlog were able to get a little hint on pricing details for BMW’s much-anticipated i3 city car, which should over between $35,000-$40,000 US. After speaking to a supposed source within BMW, the BMW i3 plug-in will start around $34,500. Deliveries in Germany’s domestic and nearby markets will begin later this year […]

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Video: BMW confirms the launch of the production i3 on July 29th in an odd video spot

BMW released a new teaser for the much-anticipated and incoming i3 subcompact electric vehicle. While the BMW i3 itself isn’t really news, we’ve only seen concepts and prototypes since it first debuted in 2011. Click here for more news on the BMW i3. And although the video teaser provided by BMWi’s YouTube video doesn’t really show much, it […]

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Jay Leno on the 2014 Cadillac ELR

Video: Watch Jay Leno do a feature on the all-new 2014 Cadillac ELR

Cadillac has been getting all excited about its all-new 2014 ELR range-extended EV luxury coupe, and we can safely say that we are too. It also recently received the spotlight with Jay Leno via his YouTube channel and program, Jay Leno’s Garage. Click here for more news on the 2014 Cadillac ELR. Based on the […]

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Report: Kia’s Soul EV to come in 2014, will be the brand’s first EV sold outside South Korea

Automobile Magazine via Kia-World reports that the Hyundai-owned South Korean automaker is still on track with launching its first electric car that will be available outside the South Korean Domestic Market. The new EV will take form as a variant of the popular Soul subcompact crossover. The new Kia Soul EV will be equipped with […]

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