Hybrid and Electric Cars News published on March 8, 2018

  • Cobalt: The Achilles Heel for Electric Car Makers
    Lithium is the metal most likely to be hit by a surge in production and a fall in price, especially if demand for electric cars does not match optimistic forecasts. Ironically, it could be a shortage of cobalt that delays the production of the lithium-ion batteries needed to power electric cars and a range of other …
  • Troubled electric car company with ties to McAuliffe files for Ch. 11
    Sterling-based electric vehicle manufacturer GreenTech Automotive — a company founded in part by former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe — has filed for bankruptcy, citing attacks from conservative media and a series of lawsuits for crippling the business. The company had attracted $141.5 million in …
  • UPDATE: 413-Mile Volkswagen ID Vizzion Electric Car Debuts In Geneva
    The I.D. Vizzion features an all-wheel-drive electric drivetrain that can carry occupants 413 miles. https://insideevs.com/413-mile-volkswagen-d-vizzion-electri…
  • Did Bentley just make the most beautiful electric car charger?
    As opportunities for design excess go, the humble electric car charger might not seem like the most obvious option, but clearly nobody told Bentley that. … One of the big issues electric cars face is owner plug-in apathy: they neglect to charge the car up when they park, and then it has insufficient range …
  • GM Pushes for Electric-Car Credit Extension in Room of Oil Executives
    GM Pushes for Electric-Car Credit Extension in Room of Oil Executives … Officer Mary Barra called on the Trump administration to extend tax credits to help sell plug-in vehicles — a perhaps controversial talking point for a room full of fossil-fuel executives who've spent the week dumping on electric cars.
  • EESL to float tender for another 10000 electric cars: RK Singh
    Power and new and renewable energy minister RK Singh said on Wednesday that the state-run Energy Efficiency Service Ltd (EESL) will float another tender for 10,000 electric cars on Wednesday. The minister said the policy for electric vehicle charging infrastructure will be out in the next 15-20 days.
  • Collector drives electric car to office
    According to him, Visakhapatnam is the first to officially use pollution-free electric car in the entire country. He expressed his happiness in his driving it … Besides Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada, Tirupati and Kakinada are the other cities that will get the electric cars. Post a Comment. Receive the best of The …
  • Shell CEO drives an electric car — and just bought another one
    HOUSTON — The CEO of Shell, one of the world's biggest oil and natural gas companies, drives an electric car, just bought his wife another one and is installing a charging station at his home in London. Why it matters: Shell's chief executive, Ben van Beurden, is one of the most outspoken CEOs within …
  • Colombia's EPM expands electric car charging network
    Colombia's EPM has opened three new electric vehicle charging stations in Medellín, the utility company said on Wednesday. The stations are located … Subscriber-Only Content. BNamericas develops thousands of news articles, analyses and features every month, always concentrating on how to …
  • Philippe Starck designs “avant-garde” power dock for Bentley's first hybrid car
    With many major car companies, including Volvo, Jaguar Land Rover and BMW, already in the process of launching all-electric car ranges, the Bentayga Hybrid is Bentley's first move into sustainable vehicle solutions. For the occasion, the company enlisted the help of Starck – a Bentley owner himself …
  • Philippe Starck designs "avant-garde" power dock for Bentley's first hybrid car
    Philippe Starck designs "avant-garde" power dock for Bentley's first hybrid car … With many major car companies, including Volvo, Jaguar Land Rover and BMW, already in the process of launching all-electric car ranges, the Bentayga Hybrid is Bentley's first move into sustainable vehicle solutions.
  • 2018 Hyundai IONIQ Plug-In Hybrid Cars for sale in Texas City l by Houston, League City …
    2018 Hyundai IONIQ Plug-In Hybrid cars for sale in Texas City. DeMontrond Hyundai services Alvin, Galveston and League City with Warranty Forever.
  • Major Myths About Electric Cars and Why They Shouldn't Discourage You
    Driving an electric car just shifts carbon dioxide emissions from the exhaust pipe to the smokestack. This allegation is just untrue. All electric cars on the road today are less polluting than all gasoline and diesel cars, even in dirty grid states like Pennsylvania and Michigan. But there is more. The US in the …
  • Avalon Hybrid
    View our selection of New Avalon Hybrid vehicles for sale in Mt. Kisco NY. Find the best prices for New Avalon Hybrid vehicles near Mt. Kisco, Page 1.
  • Tesla electric car donated to Glasgow Museums collection
    Tesla electric car donated to Glasgow Museums collection. BelfastTelegraph.co.uk. One of the first Tesla electric cars driven in the UK has been donated to Glasgow Museums. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/uk/tesla-electric-car-donated-to-glasgow-museums-collection-36680323.html.
  • Murphy is in driver's seat to make NJ electric-car friendly | Opinion
    By Dan Fatton and Ray Greaves. New Jersey is the most densely populated state and one of the largest automobile markets in the country. Known for its population density and highways, New Jersey has a large number of commuters with lots of cars on the road, nearly all the time. New Jersey also has …
  • Tesla electric car donated to Glasgow Museums collection
    One of the first Tesla electric cars driven in the UK has been donated to Glasgow Museums. Chris Clarkson handed the car over to curators after he was inspired by visits to the city's Transport Museum as a youngster. The cutting-edge car, which was one of the first 30 released in the UK, will be on …
  • Is it Wrong that I Would Like to Have an Electric Car?
    The other day I was talking with my son Jake on the phone. It was a random conversation. Real Random. But we started talking about electric cars and decided that even if it's not maybe the future, it's certainly going to be part of the future. Cars and pickups and automobiles in general stir up a lot of …
  • Businessman gifts Tesla electric car to Riverside Museum
    Glasgow's Riverside Museum has been gifted a Tesla to showcase alongside its alternative fuel vehicles. The Model S P85+ electric car was gifted to the popular visitor attraction by Chris Clarkson. It will form part of a display which reflects advances in technology and explore the development of more …


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