Volvo Upgrades its 7900 Series Electric Bus – and its all-new battery gives it a 125 Mile Range with even more available through wireless charging!
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When I wrote The Car List, I ranked Tesla at number 16 of 25. The first question I got was predictable: Why is Tesla Ranked So Low?
Electric Mercedes Maybach Vision 6 Cabriolet Heads to Monterey, California as part of the Concours d’Elegance Historic Car Week.
In this video, a 1050 HP, fully electric Acura NSX blasts its way up the historic Pike’s Peak Hillclimb course. Just watch!
Last week, the Australian government has revealed plans to build a new, 1800 kilometer-long electric highway on coastal roads running along the Great Barrier Reef. featuring free EV charging stations. The project is an effort to promote EVs in Australia as countries like Britain and France move to completely ban the sales of diesel and […]
Electric car production reports took the headlines this week on Gas2, with updates from Tesla and its wanna-be rivals capturing our readers’ interest. With the Tesla Model 3 production under way and completion numbers exceeding original quotas, other U.S. automakers seem to be scrambling to understand the EV industry. As example, the Chevy Bolt production […]
Polestar has been making a name for itself on race tracks around the world by providing some of the closest and most exciting race finishes in recent history. Now, the Volvo-owned tuning firm is going to be competing with the real big boys in the automotive business — by becoming a manufacturer in its own […]
One of the more interesting things for me in our annual EV surveys is how much people want various special features — auto lane change, all-wheel drive, superfast charging, fast charging, etc. The extra fun in our new 93-page electric car driver report is that we got these responses segmented by type of EV and region. Jump down below the line for the results.
Last week, we published CleanTechnica’s new, 93-page electric car and driver report. For the report, we surveyed over 2,000 electric car drivers living in 28 countries (26 European countries, 49 of 50 US states, and 9 Canadian provinces). Generally speaking, we wanted to find out what early electric car adopters require and desire from their next electric cars and from EV charging networks, as well as what EV life is like so far for them.
Readers this week on Gas2 were fired up about the future of alternative energy transportation and the debate about EVs versus hydrogen-powered vehicles.
A bill in the Oregon legislature would pay a sales person who sells a plug-in hybrid or electric car a bonus of $250. That would go a long way toward getting the staff at Oregon car dealers interested in selling electric cars.
What EVs do you think the Game of Thrones characters would drive, if given the choice?
OG Mini Cooper Goes Electric in this Awesome EV Conversion by Ian Motion, who hopes to begin selling the restomods later this year.
On this edition of Gas2 Week in Review, EV technology fears as well as top stars in the EV marketplace created the most reader interest.
In this edition of Gas2’s Week in Review, we examine the various ways that automakers are wrestling with hybrids and EV batteries as well as a continual if losing battle by the Big Three automakers to halt CAFE standards implementation.
A robust charging infrastructure is the missing piece of the puzzle needed to provide EV drivers the confidence that they can receive a charge at anytime, and virtually anywhere.
This Gas2 Week in Review looks at three prominent and intersecting topics— carmaker costs, vehicle and worker safety, and CAFE standards.
The stories that generated the most reader responses this week on Gas2 surrounded EV problems and announcements as well as political and corporate interventions in the worlds of alternative transportation.
Weighing in at 251 lbs. and packing 40 HP from its 13,750 RPM electric motor, the Alta RedShift MotoX electric motorcycle seemed destined for greatness as soon as it debuted. A lot of electric startups look great on paper, though. It remained to be seen whether or not the RedShift could deliver on the track. […]
Audi gets it: Tesla Motors have done everything right when it comes to developing and delivering exciting electric vehicles.