Tesla Model S Becomes Norway’s Best-Selling Car

The Tesla Model S has topped the sales charts in Norway, outselling even the beloved Volkswagen Golf to become the best-selling car in this very cold country.

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Video: Norwegians Put Tesla Model S To Cold Weather Test

Can electric vehicles handle the often sub-zero of Scandinavia? That is the question a couple of journalists set off to find out, taking a top-of-the-line Tesla Model S sedan and attempting to drive 270 km, or about 167 miles from Oslo to Geilo. Will Norway’s brutal winter sap too much energy from the Tesla battery pack?

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67-Pound Carbon Fiber Electric Motorcycle Revealed In Norway

While electric cars are stumbling, electric motorcycles are finding more and more fans in the marketplace thanks to improved performance and generous subsidies. Brands like Brammo and Zero Motorcycles here in America are making a name for electric motorcycles. Over in Norway however, a group of 5 college students have revealed a carbon-fiber electric motorcycle that they plan to build and sell. And on paper, this 67 pound, 94 horsepower motorcycle sounds like some serious competition.

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