Japanese Giant Already On Record With Plans To Invest Hundreds Of Millions Into Factory
Tesla Motors' Gigafactory will get hundreds of employees from lithium-ion battery maker Panasonic Corp.
Germans Think EVs Are Even More Boring Than Americans Do
Survey says people think EVs are good for the environment but not that fun to drive.
Others Beg To Differ
A Harvard professor says Tesla will have far less an impact on automotive industry than neighborhood-electric vehicles.
Second Time Not A Charm In Lone Star State
Texas again rejects bill that would allow Tesla Motors to sell direct to customers without third-party dealerships.
Automaker Touts 200-Point Inspection, Limited Warranty
Certified pre-owned Tesla Model S vehicles available on Tesla's website for $56,000 and up.
Automaker May Jump The Gun On Next-Gen Range Improvements
Nissan Leaf may add 30-kWh battery before next-generation version that would provide a 105-mile single-charge range.
Will Owners Have To Go The Aftermarket Route For Cupholders?
Tesla runs into supplier problems with its Premium Center Console item, cancels orders.
Old Record Beaten By About Eight Hours
Three drivers take a Tesla across the US in under 59 hours. That includes the time it took to Supercharge.
EV Maker Will Hire Estimated 6,500 For Massive Facility
Tesla starts hiring for engineering, facility management positions for Gigafactory near Reno.
Plant That Once Sat Idle Will Ramp Up
LG Chem holds job fair to double workforce at electric vehicle battery factory in Michigan.
Public Likes Cars, But Flyover States Don't Get Enough Love
Plug In America touts plug-in vehicle quality but bemoans inconsistent government policy.
Tax Breaks, Free Parking, Bus Lane Access May Be Short-Lived
After 50,000 EV sales, Norway will likely start to taper its plug-in vehicle benefits.
Ten-Fold Growth Predicted Over Next Decade
The annual global sales of medium- and heavy-duty commercial EVs are predicted to increase by ten times between 2014 and 2023 and reach a total of over 800,000 in that time.
GM Cites Unequal Standards, But Tesla Still Gets Four-Store Approval
Tesla Motors' automaker-to-customer bill approval in Maryland almost gets sidetracked by General Motors' lobbying.
Green Means OK To Unplug, Red Means Don't Touch
Take Charge And Go Hanging Placards advise other plug-in vehicle drivers on your recharging status. It's the kind thing to do.
Volt, Prius Plug-in Have Moved About 159,000 Vehicles Combined
Nissan has sold about 172,000 of its electric Leaf worldwide since its launch. That beats the 159,000 of the next two best-selling models.
Even Hydrogen-Friendly Toyota Is Introducing Two New EVs There
China is lending massive support to EVs, and it's making sure automakers play along.
Experian Study Shows That 18 Percent Of Hybrid, Plug-In Buyers Paid Cash
Green car buyers are more likely to pay in cash and have better credit scores than the average customer, according to a recent study.
Edmunds finds that hybrid and EV owners are increasingly trading in their vehicles for traditional cars, and more are trading out of hybrids and EVs to get into SUVs.
Limit Will Be Reached Two Years Early As Model S, Leaf Sell In Big Numbers
Norway is about to reach its 50,000-vehicle limit for government incentives towards plug-in vehicles.
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