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Tesla Gigafactory Spent Over $50 Million So Far and It Won’t Stop
Tesla Gigafactory Spent Over $50 Million So Far and It Won’t Stop

20 Feb 2015, 16:18 UTC · By: Tudor Rus / Tesla's Gigafactory is developing at a high rate, but this means it also east money at a fast pace, having already reached the $50 million bar

 
MINI E Burns only Rubber
MINI E Burns only Rubber

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Programed to have an official public appearance at the Los Angeles Auto Show in mid-November, the all-electric MINI just had its Internet debut. Dubbed the MINI E (“E” from “electr...

 
Audi Urban Concept Goes Topless at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show
Audi Urban Concept Goes Topless at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

17 Aug 2011, 09:04 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Audi’s latest creation addressed to city transportation the Urban Concept car is expected to be one of the most breathtaking concepts of the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show. The car was first spotted...

 
2012 K1 Evelio Electric Sportscar to Take on Tesla
2012 K1 Evelio Electric Sportscar to Take on Tesla

19 Jul 2011, 12:20 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / There is nothing more beautiful than a perfect combination between looks and brains, and when we talk of these two qualities we tend to think of the 2012 K1 Evelio. When we say that it has good &ld...

 
Modern Day Alfa Romeo Giulia Dreamt Up
Modern Day Alfa Romeo Giulia Dreamt Up

18 Jul 2011, 08:25 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / The Alfa Romeo Giulia was penciled originally in a manner that made it interesting for Europeans, especially for small families. Its early versions came during 1962-1972 and the second series follow...

 
Cheap Batteries Will Make Tesla's Model S Profitable
Cheap Batteries Will Make Tesla's Model S Profitable

3 Jan 2011, 10:47 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / As is the case with development costs for normal electronic appliances, it comes as no surprise that battery costs for electric vehicles should go down over time. but with billions being invested i...

 
Audi Q5 Hybrid quattro Video Released
Audi Q5 Hybrid quattro Video Released

29 Nov 2010, 16:26 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Video footage of the Audi Q5 hybrid quattro in action has been released on Audi TV. The company’s state of the art SUV is seen cruising on motorways, as well as on back roads. With the Audi ...

 
Beijing Automobile Group Looks Set for EV Production
Beijing Automobile Group Looks Set for EV Production

29 Nov 2010, 10:43 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Beijing Automobile Group Co., Ltd. (BAIC Group) will begin mass-production of all-electric vehicles in 2011, while only rolling out 30 units of the C60 electric cars this year. The company is p...

 
The New Kia Optima Hybrid Debuts at LA Auto Show
The New Kia Optima Hybrid Debuts at LA Auto Show

18 Nov 2010, 09:05 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / KIA launched its first-ever hybrid for the U.S. market, the Optima Hybrid, at this year’s Los Angeles Auto Show. Combining the standard Optima’s good looks with several technological inn...

 
Audi A2 Mk. II New Details
Audi A2 Mk. II New Details

26 Oct 2010, 12:51 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Initially, Audi was planing to relaunch the A2 having only an electric version called the e-tron (in 2013). The car  would be powered by a 60 hp electric engine that draws electricity from its ...

 
US-bound smart electric drive Official Photos
US-bound smart electric drive Official Photos

14 Jun 2010, 11:00 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / As we previously reported, the second generation smart fortwo electric drive will be invading the US and Canada this autumn. Today, German manufacturer Daimler released a set of photos of the model ...

 
GM Chevy Volt Battery Executive Leaves Company
GM Chevy Volt Battery Executive Leaves Company

25 Feb 2010, 15:09 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Denise Gray, the head of the General Motors Chevy Volt battery development team, is resigning and will join an unidentified start-up battery company based in California. The executive will leave...

 
Arnold Schwarzenegger Visits Audi Booth at LA Show
Arnold Schwarzenegger Visits Audi Booth at LA Show

7 Dec 2009, 15:43 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / Everybody is getting excited over all-electric vehicles, as right now it seems like the safe, logical and environmentally safe alternative to internal combustion vehicles. In this context, various p...

 
New Nissan EV Teaser
New Nissan EV Teaser

28 Jul 2009, 08:13 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Japanese manufacturer Nissan launched yesterday its new Zero Emission website, in preparation for the release of three electric vehicles on August 2, as it previously announced. The website opens wi...

 
GreenGT First Track Test
GreenGT First Track Test

16 Jun 2009, 13:53 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / As we told you in mid May, somewhere in Switzerland a team of engineers are working on the development of they hope will be the first electric vehicle to race at the Le Mans 24 Hours race. Since the...

 
Lithium-Ion Battery Developers Receive Porsche Award
Lithium-Ion Battery Developers Receive Porsche Award

28 May 2009, 10:27 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The “Professor Ferdinand Porsche Award” has been awarded every two years since 1976 by the Technical University of Vienna and is worth 50,000 euros. This year, it was awarded to the deve...

 
Chrysler ENVI Goes to the 2009 Geneva Auto Show
Chrysler ENVI Goes to the 2009 Geneva Auto Show

20 Feb 2009, 17:05 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Chrysler will showcases its electric vehicle future at the 2009 Geneva Auto Show when it premieres the Chrysler 200C EV Concept and the Dodge Circuit EV Prototype developed by ENVI, which is an in-h...

 
Renault's Powertrain Range to Lower CO2 Emissions
Renault's Powertrain Range to Lower CO2 Emissions

17 Feb 2009, 14:12 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Renault has set its sights on further reducing CO2 emissions by working on the development of low and even zero emissions vehicles. The quest is not only to achieve this objective, but also to do so...

 
Clean Mean Garbage Machine
Clean Mean Garbage Machine

5 Feb 2009, 14:23 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Anyone who thinks garbage becomes useless the moment it's been dropped into the container hasn't been in Huddersfield, United Kingdom. The streets of this small English town are being patr...