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Hybrid and Electric Cars News published on December 22, 2017

  • Experts' Tax Tips on What to Do Before Tax Code Changes
    Individuals who purchase an electric car can still claim a tax credit of up to $7,500. But that applies to only the first 200,000 electric cars sold by each automaker. According to the nonpartisan Joint Committee on Taxation, the new tax code could increase the U.S. deficit by $1.46 trillion over the next …
  • First 'ultra-fast' electric car charging station comes online in Europe
    To be fair, the actual charge rate is not up to 350 kW yet – not that any electric car can currently charge at that rate anyway. It's nonetheless an impressive station since 4 electric cars can charge simultaneously at 175 kW. The company says that the station will be upgraded to 350 kW in the spring of 2018 …
  • Beijing's Electric-Car Push Could Produce a World-Class Chinese Auto Brand
    “With electric cars, the cards are being reshuffled,” says Wolfgang Bernhart, a senior partner at Roland Berger Strategy Consultants in Munich. “We'll see significantly more competition.” That could happen far from the mainland. “It's obvious that Chinese carmakers want to sell their cars abroad,” says …
  • China is building a highway that can charge electric cars
    Electric cars are taking over the roads, but the fear of being stranded without power is still holding some customers back. What if, instead of relying on power stations, electric cars were charged by the concrete they're driving on? That's the goal of an ambitious project in Jinan City, China, where …
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  • Maruti Suzuki to start selling electric cars in India by 2020
    "[Since] the government's emphasis here is on a quick introduction of electric cars and because many countries in the world are [also] going with electric cars, these two companies have … decided to go ahead with [the electric-vehicle cooperation]," Bhargava said. "It has become an urgent matter.".
  • Rob Black's Winners and Losers: Electric cars, iPhone X, Amazon top charts in 2017
    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — On today's edition of Rob Black's Winners and Losers, our financial expert Rob Black and KRON4's James Fletcher talk about some of the top headlines in business in 2017. More electric cars made their debuts this year. Not just Elon Musk's Tesla, electric vehicles went …
  • What's the difference between traditional hybrid and plug-in hybrid cars?
    While most people understand the concept of a hybrid car having both an internal combustion engine (ICE) and electric motor running on a battery, the majority can't identify what makes one a “traditional” hybrid or classifies … A plug-in hybrid on the other hand is more similar to a fully electric car.
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    I hope they wont mind me quoting this from a recent edition of Evo magazine. Its about their long term test Golf GTE hybrid and filling it up with electric. Too long to repeat word by word but the gist of what they say is that after 4 months they have not yet been able to plug it into a public access charging …
  • Honda Jumps on the Solid-State Battery Bandwagon
    Toyota has said it plans to use solid-state batteries in an upcoming production electric car, and Fisker plans to do the same. British vacuum-cleaner maker Dyson bought solid-state battery startup Sakti3 in 2015 and plans to spend $2.7 billion to build electric cars by 2020. Honda will need good batteries.
  • Electric cars are looking even better to German carmakers
    One number says it all: If VW sold the same proportions of gasoline, diesel and electric cars in 2023 as it currently does, it would have to pay a fine of €4 billion ($4.75 billion). Calculations by the CAR Institute at Duisburg University show that Volkswagen would flagrantly miss an EU target to reduce CO2 …
  • How electric-car owners in condos can get their HOAs to OK charging stations
    By feedback@highgearmedia.com (Mark Stevenson) It's no surprise the majority of electric-car owners today own their own homes. When you own your property, it's much easier to install a changing station in your garage, car port, or even on the wall of your home by the driveway. You only need to get …
  • Honda Clarity Plug-In, Tesla Model 3, condo charging stations, used electric cars: Today's Car News
    Honda Clarity Plug-In, Tesla Model 3, condo charging stations, used electric cars: Today's Car News … Today, we've got first impressions of two plug-in electric cars (one is the Tesla Model 3); advice for condo residents on charging stations; used electric-car confusion; and a poll on 2017's most …
  • Maruti Suzuki to roll out its first electric vehicle by 2020
    He said, “we (Maruti) don't have the technology for electric cars,” adding that the technology would be brought in through a partnership between Suzuki and Toyota. According to Mr. Bhargava, it is necessary for the country to develop an ecosystem for electric vehicles that includes manufacturing, reuse …
  • China Focus: Internet firms zoom into smart vehicle market
    Less than one-third of Chinese urban households can afford to install electric car chargers at home due to the lack of family-owed parking spaces. Li said the company plans to work with the State Power Grid to link its chargers with the power network along highways so that recharging electric vehicles is …
  • Buyers still think used electric cars cost more than gas cars; they're wrong
    Some of us are perpetually on the hunt for a bargain, yet sometimes our preconceived notions get in the way of saving money on big purchases. Take car buying for instance. Many buyers will opt for a used car because we believe a new car is too expensive, but the truth is many new cars can be had for …
  • 7 Electric Cars Arriving in 2018
    Have you been thinking about going electric? Each year, more automakers bring electric vehicles (EVs) to market. What was once a niche segment with only a few competing models is growing into a class filled with a variety of vehicle styles and choices. EVs offer silent operation, instant torque, low …
  • New electric cars for 2018: Porsche, Jaguar and more
    A production version of the new Jaguar I-Pace, the company's first electric car, is due to appear at the Geneva Motor Show in March. The mid-size SUV boasts a Tesla Model 3-rivalling battery range of 310 miles, says Autocar, and this has been measured using the newly-introduced New European …
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