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Mercedes-Benz GLC EV spotted, first EQ model (video)

Feb 27, 2017

Mercedes-Benz has been spotted test driving what is believed to be the makings Merc’s first EQ model, based on the GLC mid-size SUV. Mercedes announced last year that it is going to launch 10 fully...

Techrules plans dramatic production car for Geneva

Feb 22, 2017

Techrules, a Chinese startup company has shown a picture of the car that will reach production in limited numbers. Looking even more daring and fantastical than the GT96 concept shown at last year’s Geneva Motor...

All-new ‘Elextra’ supercar previewed, 0-100km/h in under 2.3s

Feb 22, 2017

There’s another all-new, all-electric supercar on the horizon promising all kinds of crazy figures, from a startup company called Elextra. According to the press release, the Elextra will be unveiled at the Geneva motor show...

Toyota i-TRIL concept envisions 2030 urban mobility

Feb 20, 2017

Toyota will unveil a unique concept car at the Geneva motor show next month, called the i-TRIL. It’s Toyota’s vision for urban mobility in 2030. It’s inspired by and an extension of the i-ROAD concept...

BMW developing solid-state battery technology for EVs

Feb 14, 2017

The future of BMW’s electric cars is expected to benefit from a quantum leap forward in battery technology in about nine years from now. Autocar reports that new solid-state batteries will boost capacity by 15-20...

Tesla truck envisioned, Musk says “Model 3 is priority”

Feb 12, 2017

We know how Tesla’s passenger car range looks, having been acquainted with the final piece of that puzzle, the Model 3, last March. Since then, Elon Musk has shocked the world by announcing the Tesla...

Tesla Model 3 pre-production models to roll out Feb. 20

Feb 10, 2017

It’s been a while since we heard any news on the upcoming Tesla Model 3, but a report from Reuters indicates that pre-production models will start rolling out of the Freemont, California facility on February...

Tesla Model S P100D resets 0-60mph record: 2.28 seconds

Feb 08, 2017

After a recent update, the Tesla Model S P100D has reset the record books once again, setting a mind-blowing 0-60mph time of just 2.2755 seconds. The time was laid down by Motor Trend, using its...

Tesla Model 3 to feature ‘Dyson Bladeless’-like climate control?

Feb 02, 2017

It’s been a long time since we’ve heard anything about Tesla’s disruptive Model 3 sedan- the final piece of Elon Musk’s Secret Master Plan 1 to democratise electric cars and a record setter for pre-orders....

Tesla Model S P100D sets new 1/4 mile record (video)

Jan 31, 2017

A new quarter mile record has been set by the Tesla Model S P100D, decimating its already jaw-dropping former record and chopping a 478kW muscle sedan in the process. Thanks to the larger 100kWh battery...

Tesla Model S 100D variant announced, longest range yet

Jan 23, 2017

Tesla has quietly introduced a new variant, called the 100D. The 100kWh powertrain is available in the Model S and Model X. Not to be confused with the P100D, which is technically the quickest-accelerating production...

NHTSA Tesla investigation finds no defects, following fatal crash

Jan 23, 2017

Safety regulator NHTSA in the U.S. has concluded there were no defects or compliance failures on Tesla’s behalf in the case of the fatal Tesla Model S Autopilot crash involving a truck last year. The...

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