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Edmunds Test-Drives the Ford F-150 Lightning, Makes a Startling Discovery
Edmunds Test-Drives the Ford F-150 Lightning, Makes a Startling Discovery

19 Sep 2022, 10:03 UTC / Edmunds’ real-life range and efficiency tests show that the Ford F-150 Lightning is better than the Rivian R1T, despite EPA stating the opposite

 
Driving a Rivian R1T With Zero Miles of Range Pays Off, Until It Doesn't
Driving a Rivian R1T With Zero Miles of Range Pays Off, Until It Doesn't

12 Jun 2022, 20:54 UTC / The Rivian R1T goes on a real-world range test. The all-electric pickup is once again subject to aggressive assessment. It’s very useful data for future owners

 
Made-in-Texas Tesla Model Y With 4680 Cells Shows Good Charging Speed
Made-in-Texas Tesla Model Y With 4680 Cells Shows Good Charging Speed

9 Jun 2022, 14:13 UTC / The first impressions of the Made-in-Texas Tesla Model Y show excellent build quality and good charging performance for the 4680 structural battery

 
Volvo C40 Recharge Winter Test Shows Efficiency Can Make or Break an Electric Vehicle
Volvo C40 Recharge Winter Test Shows Efficiency Can Make or Break an Electric Vehicle

19 Jan 2022, 15:57 UTC / Winter-tested Volvo C40 Recharge ends in turtle mode long before the advertised range was achieved, showing bad efficiency can cripple an electric vehicle

 
Tesla's New LFP Battery Truly Shines in Sub-Zero Temperatures, Looks Like a Winner
Tesla's New LFP Battery Truly Shines in Sub-Zero Temperatures, Looks Like a Winner

11 Jan 2022, 15:09 UTC / Tesla recently started to use Lithium Iron Phosphate (LFP) batteries and it seems the new chemistry is a winner for people in colder climates

 
How Far Can You Drive an EV at Highway Speed: 10 Popular Models Tested
How Far Can You Drive an EV at Highway Speed: 10 Popular Models Tested

2 Dec 2021, 13:14 UTC / Electric cars producers are far too optimistic when it comes to their models' range. This is how far you can drive an EV at highway speed

 
VW ID.4 Achieves 528 Km (328 Mi) of Range in Road Test at 90 KPH
VW ID.4 Achieves 528 Km (328 Mi) of Range in Road Test at 90 KPH

29 Jun 2021, 04:33 UTC / Christian Stadler managed to beat the 260 mi EPA range by a large margin even with climate control turned on throughout the journey.

 
Tesla Model 3 Long Range Loses Range Test to VW ID.4—Surprised?
Tesla Model 3 Long Range Loses Range Test to VW ID.4—Surprised?

24 Apr 2021, 05:36 UTC / The impressive EPA ratings for Tesla's models once again prove impossible to recreate in the real-world, and by quite some margin

 
2020 Kia Soul EV Shows 430-Km Real-World Range in Norway
2020 Kia Soul EV Shows 430-Km Real-World Range in Norway

31 May 2019, 01:31 UTC / As if picking between the Kia Niro EV and the Hyundai Kona Electric wasn't bad enough, we now have a funky and capable Soul EV version too