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Chrysler submits $448m plan to build electric vehicles

Chrysler Town & Country EV - Click above for a high-res gallery

Chrysler submits $448m plan to build electric vehicles

Chrysler Town & Country EV - Click above for a high-res gallery

Driving the Dodge Circuit, now with video

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Dodge Circuit EV First Drive: electric car makes grand promises on Earth Day

Two months ago we went for a ride in the Dodge Circuit EV. We can now say with confidence that it is worth waiting 70+ days to make the shift to the left side of the car, following a brief spin around Cobo Hall in a prototype vehicle during the SAE World Congress here in Detroit.

Chrysler to use A123 cells in its electric vehicles

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Chrysler still bringing EV concepts to Detroit

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And this is how Chrysler thinks it will beat the Volt

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Spy Shots: Dodge EV caught late-night testing

Now that Chrysler has heard that it's likely to get an extra shot of green from the Feds, development of its green Dodge EV can continue on as planned. Fortunately for us, spy shooters have managed to snag some shots of the new electric sports car out testing late at night. Although the ISO has been boosted through the roof in an effort to capture the cars in the dark sans head lamps

Chrysler: Next mid-size sedan could be electric

Chrysler seems to be more than a little behind its cross-town rivals when it comes to electric vehicles and hybrids. After all, GM has committed a great deal of its available resources to get its Volt to market as quickly as possible and matches Chrysler's full-size SUV hybrid offerings. Ford has been selling a hybrid version of its own Escape for years with good success. Meanwhile, Chrysler has shown

Chrysler: Half of all cars electric by 2020

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Chrysler announces Dodge EV, three other plug-ins on CNBC

Ahead of a dealer video conference later today, Chrysler CEO Bob Nardelli spoke with CNBC this morning and unveiled the first product of its ENVI electric car division. Nardelli pulled the covers off of the Dodge EV which is based on the Lotus Europa. Like the Tesla Roadster which has a chassis derived from the Lotus Elise, the Europa is also based on an extended Elise chassis. ENVI has created the Dodge EV by adding electric drive and lithium ion batteries to the Europa for a plug-in range of 1