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Take a quick lap around the web with us for bite-sized briefings on (ahem) current events.

Here's what else is happening in the green car world.

Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla nabs more Apple staff, Musk says charging capacity 'top priority'

King County, WA, is buying 120 electric buses.

Tesla gets new VP and Director courtesy of Apple. Tesla will expand existing Superchargers. King County, WA buys a lot of electric buses.

Recharge Wrap-up: Waymo cuts production costs, Senators talk to Scott Pruitt about RFS

Tesla connects Melbourne to Brisbane.

Waymo makes a cheaper lidar suite. Tesla connects Melbourne to Brisbane with Superchargers. Senators get RFS assurance from Trump's EPA pick.

Recharge Wrap-up: Maine, UK owners sue VW over emissions cheat

Motorsport Network invests in Formula E.

Formula E is Motorsport Network's latest investment. Maine won't let VW tarnish its environmental legacy. VW owners in the UK want payback.

Recharge Wrap-up: ChargePoint announces 400-kW charging, Tesla places limits on Launch Mode

Goodyear gathers data from Tesloop; Vulog offers turnkey carsharing.

How many launches does your Tesla have left? ChargePoint Express Plus boosts charging to 400 kW. Tesloop offers tire data to Goodyear. Vulog looks to expand turnkey carsharing.

Recharge Wrap-up: BMW to test autonomous cars, Korea bans sales of BMW, Nissan, Porsche models

China to pay more for Cadillac CT-6 Plug-In; CT Court rules in favor of Tesla gallery.

BMW, Intel, Mobileye team up on autonomy; Korea bans someBMW, Nissan, Porsche models; Cadillac CT6 Plug-In costs more in China; Tesla wins CT court battle.

Recharge Wrap-up: Lucid uses Mobileye, China scales back EV subsidies

Tesla places Superchargers in small town of Fort Macleod, Alberta.

Mobileye loses Tesla, gains Lucid. Fort Macleod sees economic boon from Tesla chargers. China lowers subsidies to EV makers after misreporting scandal.

Recharge Wrap-up: Cadillac CT6 Plug-In on sale in China, Oregon utilities spur EV adoption

EV shift will cost jobs at Continental.

China gets American EV luxury. Oregon utilities are promoting EVs by building chargers. Some job losses will be offset by new positions at Continental.

Recharge Wrap-up: Rimac Concept One vs. Bugatti Veyron, Tesla Autpoilot in the snow

Nissan Leaf charges a Tesla; Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell gets more range.

Mate Rimac invites Lord Pembroke on a drive. Tesla Autopilot does pretty good in the snow at night with no lane markings. Nissan Leaf rescues a Tesla. Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell to get 348 miles of range.

Recharge Wrap-up: Faraday Future teases interior, Acciona brings EV to Dakar Rally again

Green Commuter EV carsharing expands to Chatanooga.

Are these the seats over which Faraday Future was sued? Nissan Leaf carsharing comes to Chattanooga. Acciona EV competes in Dakar Rally for third year.

Recharge Wrap-up: Unplugged Performance fascia for Tesla Model S, Panasonic invests $256M in Tesla PV plant

A Chevy Volt driver films his desert road trip with a drone.

See the Unplugged Performance fascia for the Tesla Model S. Panasonic invests in Tesla PV plant. Chevy Volt driver has fun with a drone.

Recharge Wrap-up: CO, NV, and UT announce EV network, Karma to build in China

Norway to allow autonomous vehicle testing on public roads.

It'll be easier to drive through the desert in an EV. Norway says yes to self-driving cars. Wanxiang allowed to build cars in China.

Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla raises UK prices, Electric GT upgrades to Model S P100D

Tesla expands borrowing capacity; DOE announces new funding for efficient transport.

Brexit means more expensive Teslas. EGT to use the fastest Model S. Tesla can borrow an extra $500 million. DOE has $15 million for efficient transport projects.

Recharge Wrap-up: Smart Fortwo engine fires, Tesla finalist for Extole Advocacy and Customer Experience award

VW to pay $1.6B for diesel cars in Canada.

Why are these Smarts burning up? VW's Dieselgate costs surpass $18 billion in North America. Tesla's referral program nominated for an award.

Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla owner's garage makeover, Lucid signs deal with LG Chem

Nissan, Renault, and Mitsubishi to share an EV platform.

This guy's even got Tesla's furniture in his garage. Lucid uses LG batteries, too. Nissan, Renault, and Mitsubishi will all use new Leaf platform.

Recharge Wrap-up: Group buy means $11,510 Nissan Leaf, VW makes progress on US diesel case

EU parliament criticizes countries delaying emissions rules.

Some Texans are getting cheap Leafs in a group buy. A federal judge says VW is making progress on remaining cheater diesels. EU gets impatient with emissions test improvements.

Recharge Wrap-up: VW invests in Hubject, California gets 350-kW charging

Continental loses money in electromobility, but that's OK.

VW joins BMW and Daimler in Hubject ownership. Continental is okay with burning money for EVs. CA to get ultra-fast charging.

Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla's usable battery capacity uncovered, Opel Ampera-e costlier than BMW i3 in Norway

Renault names new EV chief.

How much capacity is actually in your Tesla's battery? Opel says Norway is a unique market for Ampera-e pricing. There's a new EV boss at Renault.

Recharge Wrap-up: Norway hits 400K EVs, EcoReco Model R electric scooter

Podcasts from the year 2035 explore how transit could change our lives.

Check out EcoReco's "personal EV for all." Norway hits a major EV milestone. We can't wait for the 2035 Cheesesteak Derby.

Recharge Wrap-up: Fisker EMotion rear end, Faraday Future drag race teaser

Watch a Tesla Model X tackle an icy ditch.

This is what you'll see when the Fisker EMotion passes you. The Tesla Model X gets good grip in the snow, even on three wheels. Faraday Future teases race against Tesla, Bentley, and Ferrari.

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