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Gas To Electric, City of Santa Monica make up in plug-in vehicle conversion fight

Paul Pearson's legal fight with the City of Santa Monica (and, originally, the California DMV) has taken an unexpected turn. While the City has been going after Pearson for his work converting gas cars to electric drive. Pearson, president of the Santa Monica-based Gas To Electric (G2E), was the target of a

First ZeroTruck goes to the city of Santa Monica

ZeroTruck - Click above for high-res image gallery

Lamborghini picks L.A. for new HQ location

Some automakers might be concerned over California's fight for an EPA waver, but Lamborghini isn't one of them. Regardless of government-imposed regulations, the Italian exotic car maker knows that the luxury market will continue to demand high-powered vehicles available in e

First Tesla store opens in Santa Monica, now we just need some cars

Click the Roadster for a high-res gallery from the Tesla store opening.

Autoblog Green Podcast #14

We're back for AutoblogGreen Podcast #14. In this installment, we recap the Santa Monica Alt Car Expo and many of the interesting things we saw at that show. Everything from converted Russian hatchbacks as NEVs to excessively fast electric drag racers. Sam is currently covering the LA Auto Show for us, and in this show we discuss details on the GM hybrid truc