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LA police testing Tesla Model S for patrol fleet

Oct 20, 2016

The Tesla Model S may be the next addition to the Los Angeles Police Department’s fleet, according to reports. Just months ago the LAPD said the Model S was too expensive to be considered as...


Recent Tesla Model 3 orders to be delivered from mid-2018

Oct 19, 2016

Tesla has revealed a timeline for when new orders of its Model 3 sedan will be delivered, prompting some publications to report a delay in production which in turn sent Tesla’s stock price tumbling overnight....


Audi ‘Q6’ electric SUV to be badged e-tron, sedans to follow

Oct 18, 2016

Audi’s Tesla-rivalling electric SUV will be called ‘e-tron’ when it lobs in 2018, not Q6 as pundits had previously speculated. The SUV is set to be heavily based on the 2015 e-tron quattro SUV concept...


MINI ready to launch its first plug-in hybrid, based on Countryman

Oct 17, 2016

Executives at MINI have previewed advances in the realm of plug-in hybrid technology, with the first hybrid model from MINI getting ready to enter the lineup in the near future. MINI says the “series development...


Tesla posts higher sales than leading luxury brands in US

Oct 14, 2016

Tesla is reigning supreme in the US in sales, extending its lead in the luxury sedan market over rivals like BMW, Mercedes and Audi at their own game with a 59 per cent increase this...


Renault planning low cost EV for Chinese market – report

Oct 13, 2016

China, with two of the most smog-filled cities in the world, Beijing and Shanghai, will soon benefit from a low cost EV from Renault, if CEO Carlos Ghosn has his way. According to Forbes, a...


Audi R8 e-tron electric supercar canned already

Oct 13, 2016

Production of the Audi R8 e-tron has apparently been scuppered after roughly 100 examples were manufactured on the quiet. A handful of final e-trons will be delivered before it is relegated to history, according to...


Mahindra previews new five-door EV; the e20Plus

Oct 11, 2016

Indian car manufacturer Mahindra has shown the world a shady teaser of its upcoming e20 Plus, which is set to be a five-door version of the e20 electric car the firm hopes will lead its...


Tesla to unveil ‘unexpected product’ on Oct. 17, says Elon Musk

Oct 11, 2016

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has taken to Twitter, teasing the launch of an unknown product in a week’s time. Musk recently tweeted: “Tesla product unveiling on the 17th (unexpected by most), followed by Tesla/SolarCity on...


Tesla files lawsuit against state of Michigan after sales ban

Oct 10, 2016

The battle between Tesla and the state of Michigan has heated up once again, with Tesla filing the first lawsuit in its history after being shut-out from selling vehicles in the US state. As it...


Honda patents strange new on-the-go EV charging system

Oct 07, 2016

Honda, keen on exploring new ways to charge electric vehicles in the future, has submitted a patent application detailing a unique contact charging arm reaching from the car to an electrified third rail. The application,...


BMW ‘i5’ patent images show potential design

Oct 05, 2016

Images have surfaced showing what could turn out to be BMW’s next ‘i’ model and next entrant into the world of EVs, known as the i5. The digital renderings are part of a patent application...

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