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0-60 MPH Time Will Be 3.9 Seconds

The 3.9-second-to-60-mph Audi R8 E-Tron electric vehicle will have a single-charge range of 280 miles as well as 456 horsepower.

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Toyota, Park24 Will Charge About $3.50 Per 15-Minute Intervals

Toyota will make i-Road three-wheeled EVs available in April for Tokyo car-sharing program at a cost of about $3.50 per 15 minutes.

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EV Will Also Have 22-Inch Wheels, 136 Horsepower

Quant's Quantino concept electric vehicle will be shown off at the Geneva Motor Show and will have a range of more than 600 miles.

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EV Will Have Same MSRP and Range But More Options

Mitsubishi will start selling its 2016 model-year i-MiEV electric vehicle in the US in March.

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10 Million EVs Will Be On World's Roads by 2020

Almost a half-million electric vehicles will be sold worldwide this year, as Europeans and Chinese turn to EVs.

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Electric-Vehicle Maker Gets Support on Both Sides of Political Divide

Conservative Koch Brothers, liberal Sierra Club agree that Tesla Motors should be allowed to sell direct to consumers.

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Potential Game-Changing 50-State Electric Vehicle Coming Soon

GM says it will build the 200-mile all-electric Bolt in Detroit, but doesn't say when production will start.

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Tesla Model X's Wing Doors' Hinges, Seals, Strength Continue to Be Tweaked

The Tesla Model X's falcon-wing doors are likely the primary reason why the debut of the all-electric SUV is being delayed.

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EV Has 3-Secont 0-60 Time, Single-Charge Range of 186 Miles

Italy's Egoista start-up has raised $100,000 in its crowd-funding campaign for an open-wheeled, plug-in kit car.

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France Looks to Improve Air Quality, Get Older Diesels Off Its Roads

The French government may give a 10,000-euro incentive to people who trade in old diesels for electric vehicles.

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Estimates of EVs' Monthly Sales Figures Are Often Way Off

Tesla's lack of transparency with its US sales figures leads to a lot of bad estimates by auto publications.

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What do we need to have happen first? Have more people buy electric vehicles, or provide charging stations for EV drivers to plug into? Two researchers believe the government could stimulate the electric-car market by building more chargers. It might be even more worthwhile than offering tax credits.

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Dutch courts have granted Spyker's petition and overturned a previous bankruptcy ruling, paving the way for the exotic automaker to get back in business - with plans to produce the B6 Venator, merge with an electric aircraft manufacturer and produce its first electric vehicle.

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The latest intel from Germany suggests that Porsche, already boasting the market's biggest range of plug-in models, will skip conventional engines with its long-rumored baby Panamera sedan and go straight for the EV... and Tesla's jugular.

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Takes A Swipe At Ford For Aluminium F-150

Cadillac president Johan de Nysschen says his company is going to add electric powertrains "across the spectrum of our portfolio," starting with stop/start tech and then more plug-in vehicles, thanks to GM's EV leadership.

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Tesla founder Elon Musk's tough talk at the Detroit Auto Show about the company's prospects damaged its stock price, which suffered a nine-percent drop.

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Even As Sales Slump In China, He Revises Forecasts Upward

Falling gas prices, production delays and weakened demand in a key market would send shudders through the CEOs of most automakers. None of those problems could dent the enthusiasm Tesla Motors CEO and co-founder Elon Musk has for a vision of an electric-car future.

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Questions Need Answering With GM's New Electric Concept

When you talk to GM representatives, you learn that the company seems serious about building the Bolt EV Concept, but this is still a concept. And that $30,000 price tag is also a big question mark.

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The black art of reverse engineering is explored by Forbes, in this fascinating piece that tears down BMW's cutting-edge i3 electric car.

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A few weeks ago, the University of Minnesota released a study on the environmental costs of alternative fuels. Not really a big news kind of event, right? Well, the study made a splash and generated lots of "Oh, really?" kinds of headlines. Those weren't the most accurate ones possible.

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In back-to-back tweets, Elon Musk revealed Tesla is working on a charger that automatically emerges from the wall and connects to new or old examples of the Model S to begin charging them. He describes it as a "solid metal snake."

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