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33As BMW i3 US launch nears, more details discovered

Think of the BMW i3's gas-powered range-extender as akin to driving around with a middle linebacker in the back seat. Except that football player will have a hard time pushing the car 60 miles or so once the battery runs out. Thankfully, he won't prevent you from getting a nifty tax credit either, according to BMWBlog, which isn't affiliated with the company.

83127 MPG: What Motor Trend got driving the Volt in the real world

2011 Chevrolet Volt – Click above for high-res image gallery

157127 MPG: What Motor Trend got driving the Volt in the real world

2011 Chevrolet Volt – Click above for high-res image gallery

40Breaking: Dodge EV sports car, range-extended Town & Country, Wrangler previewed

CNBC's Phil Lebeau got a sneak peek at the new EVs Chrysler is developing, and it looks like Auburn Hills is pulling a Tesla, among other things. The yellow Dodge EV you see here is basically an electrified Lotus Europa. Presumably equipped with lithium ion battery power, the Dodge EV has a reported operating range of 150 - 200 miles and can be plugged in to household 110 or 220 outlets. Figure a four-hour charge on the latter, and 8 or so on the former. Zero-to-sixty is said to be under 5 secon

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