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Hybrid and Electric Cars News published on February 24, 2018

  • What's Really Stopping Big Automakers from Catching Up to Tesla
    Toyota's revenue sources are gas and hybrid cars and trucks. And Toyota has years of R&D sunk into fuel cells. They have a culture of designing, manufacturing, and selling these gas and hybrid cars. They have been very successful doing … Long-range electric cars? A coast-to-coast charging network?
  • ​Oil need not worry the electric car before 2040: This week's best quotes
    “The suggestion that rapid growth in electric cars will cause oil demand to collapse just isn't supported by the basic numbers — even with really rapid growth. Even in the scenario where we see an internal combustion engine ban and very high efficiency standards, oil demand is still higher in 2040 than it …
  • Plug-In Electric Car Sales Hit Record Of 173000 in December (1224000 in 2017)
    Plug-In Electric Car Sales Hit Record Of 173,000 in December (1,224,000 in 2017). 8 mins ago by … The year 2017 was, once again, a record-setter for plug-in electric cars. … In December, we saw a new monthly record of around 173,000 sales (up 67% year-over-year) of plug-in electric cars globally.
  • Tesla is donating electric car chargers to select US offices
    Keeping your electric car charged is a big part of maintenance for those living the gas-free life, so Tesla is now bringing its Wall Connectors to offices — and it's installing them for free. Tesla introduced this month the Workplace Charging program, which brings electric vehicle charging units to office …
  • Electric cars' ACTUAL launches: Tata Tiago and Tigor EVs, Hyundai Ioniq and Mahindra e2o NXT
    Auto Expo 2018 was all about electric cars and two-wheelers. There were numerous electric two-wheelers and cars from Indian and international manufacturers at the show. Many of which were concept models. Which electric cars from the 2018 Auto Expo will actually come to India? Let's find out.
  • Large format EV cells from electric car
    I just wanted to share a picture of two modules one of my buddies hooked me up with… They came from an EV Fiat 500e. 6S (24v) 4.2v per cell max. I think its about 1.5 to 1.8 kwh total. Still trying to figure out what to do with them, but I am thinking of building a small solar setup and use it for my bench …
  • The Biggest Money-Saving Plug-In Hybrid Cars And Crossovers For 2018
    In a previous post we looked at a study that determined the most cost-effective conventional hybrid cars and crossovers, based on a vehicle's price premium, … While their all-electric range on a charge is less than with full electric cars, PHEVs effectively eliminate the so-called “range anxiety” over being …
  • Geely builds $9bn stake in Mercedes owner Daimler
    Daimler currently has a joint venture with BYD in China to build electric cars. Geely's expansion comes only weeks after a $3.9bn move to become the biggest shareholder in truckmaker Volvo AB. Daimler said: “We welcome that the entrepreneur Li Shufu will become a long-term oriented shareholder.”.
  • Anthony Buys an Electric Car: 500 Miles With the 2017 Volkswagen e-Golf
    As I got comfortable with the e-Golf, it became apparent that it's an electric car shoved into a Golf body, not designed from the ground up like the Chevy Bolt. There's none …. As we made it home and I plugged back in, I started to see, yet again, how short-range electric cars were perfect for the city. Silent …
  • 'EVOLVE' doc explores rise of electric cars in Kentucky, premieres Saturday
    Part of the film explores coal country in eastern Kentucky and how little steps are being taken there to move away from our dependence on fossil fuels, one solar panel and electric car at a time. Insider caught up with Evans before Saturday's premiere to find out more of what he discovered while making …
  • Vizag takes the lead in ushering in electric car revolution in state
    Visakhapatnam: As India slowly moves towards electric cars and cleaner mobility, Vizag is set to take the lead with the roll-out of two electric cars. Chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu will officially flag off the cars — Tata Tigor and Mahindra e-Verito — at the third CII Partnership Summit at the APIIC …
  • Best Hybrid Cars for 2018 Buyers
    Are you in the market for a hybrid car? CarMax wants to help. This list of the best hybrid cars for 2018 buyers will help you narrow down your options.
  • Dutch firm turns old Porsche 911s into electric cars
    The Dutch sure do have an adventurous spirit. Not only is one Dutch firm working on a Tesla Model S shooting brake, but another by the name of Voitures Extravert is now taking old Porsche 911s and turning them into electric cars. The company calls its project the "Quintessenza": a 1970s or 1980s …
  • Electric Car-Sharer Mango to Share Nets Tens of Millions in Pre-A Round
    (Yicai Global) Feb. 23 — Mango to Share, a new energy vehicle (NEV) electric car-sharing brand, recently announced the completion of its pre-A round financing, raising tens of millions of yuan to swiftly swell its fleet of new vehicles, expand city coverage, facilitate site construction, technological upgrade …
  • BMW to Build Electric Cars in China
    BMW has signed a letter of intent with Chinese manufacturer Great Wall Motor.
  • Get Amber Amber: shared electric cars
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  • Top All-Electric Cars & Largest BEV Markets In Europe For 2017
    By Mark Kane Almost 150,000 new all-electric cars were sold in 2017 in Europe, which is 43.9% more than the year prior when sales barely exceeded 100,000. In less than 10 years, European sales of all-electric cars exceeded 500,000 (501,798) and hopefully we should reach 1 million before the end …
  • electric car
    Today it's not uncommon to see electrics cars around everywhere. In fact, I imagine many of you readers might even have one. I wonder how many of you dared to push your car to 250 miles per hour (402.3 kilometers per hour). That's exactly what our team, Eagle Works Advanced Vehicle Lab from …
  • FIA reveals details about World RX electric switch
    “The FIA's objective is to switch the FIA World Rallycross Championship to electric cars as from 2020,” the tender states. “The aim of Electric Rallycross is to allow the development of electric technologies and race for the efficiency of the traction chain of the car, to showcase that electric cars are as fun …


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