Electric Mercedes Maybach Vision 6 Cabriolet Heads to Monterey, California as part of the Concours d’Elegance Historic Car Week.
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A bill in the California Assembly would provide $3 billion in funding over the next 12 years for electric car incentives designed to increase the number of electric cars in the state.
California will continue to move toward higher vehicle emission standards even as the Trump administration kicks and screams in protest
Can the new EPA administrator revoke a waiver already granted to California for fuel economy standards? Nobody knows the answer but corporate greed by automakers means we are soon going to find out.
A recent survey says 43% of Californians are considering buying or leasing an electric car by 2025. The majority think car companies are not really committed to EVs and would rather sell big trucks.
When it comes to plug-in cars, the West Coast gets preferential treatment every time, and the roll-out of the 2017 Chevy Bolt is no exception. GM-Volt.com reports that a Southern California Chevy dealer has received the go-ahead to start taking pre-orders for the all-electric hatchback, and other dealers are sure to follow. Keyes Chevrolet general […]
California cities have 3 to 25 times as many electric cars as the rest of America. Why? The ICCT thinks it has some answers.
California’s latest budget includes no money for important programs designed to fight climate change by lowering carbon emissions from motor vehicles.
Barrett Lyon has filed a Lemon Law suit in California asking for a refund of the purchase price of his Tesla Model X. He claims the car is dangerous and unfixable.
Less than one year after launching a hydrogen-electric passenger ferry concept, San Francisco has upped the ante with a new $4.75 million commitment from the US Department of Energy to pump up the local hydrogen-fuel-cell electric vehicle market. The funds will go to promote emerging fuel cell EV technology, by helping to decrease the cost […]
Recently, Next City reported on San Diego, California’s $64 million plan to construct a bicycle and pedestrian transit system complete with “protected bike lanes, pedestrian greenways, curb bulb-outs, road diets and more.”
This is it! The all-new 2017 Chevy Bolt “affordable electric car” that isn’t set to debut officially until CES 2016 – but you can see it right here, now!
GM vice president Mark Reuss revealed that Chevy will reveal the production version of their “affordable” pure-electric Chevy Bolt at CES 2016.
Despite being called a “compliance car” by detractors, GM recently announced that it’s $30K Chevy Bolt electric vehicle will be available in all 50 states.
Thanks to Scoot rentals in San Francisco, the crazy-fun, crazy-cute Renault Twizy EV is now available for half-hour rentals!
After talking with BYD at Solar Power International last month, BYD invited Important Media’s Kyle Field over for an inside look at the latest and greatest creations from BYD at their Lancaster, California, electric bus factory. Zach covered the launch of the facility back in May of 2013 on our sister site EV Obsession and […]
Driving an electric car to work just got a lot easier for Honda employees – the company recently committed to installing 120 new EV chargers at its HQ.
Governor Jerry Brown has signed a bill making a pedal powered beer bus legal to operate on public roads. It holds up to 15 passionate beer lovers.
Originally published on EV Obsession. Incentives are an interesting thing. Sometimes, the ones you think will work the best don’t work too well. Sometimes, ones you don’t think will have as much effect end up having a huge effect. Sometimes, incentives work great with one population but don’t work so well with another population. Electric car […]
Originally published on EV Obsession. Following up on the slew of EV survey results I’ve been sharing, this article focuses on the question of why people buy electric cars. However, I think it’s very important to remember that the data presented are from early “pioneer” buyers. Their primary reasons for buying EVs are not the same as what […]