Formula E Electric Car Championship Goes Global

The new Formula E Electric Car Championship will compete in ten of the world’s leading cities – including London, Beijing, and Los Angeles – starting in September 2014 through to […]

Mitsubishi’s Outlander Plug-In Hybrid

The new Outlander Plug-In Hybrid is perhaps the most advanced vehicle Mitsubishi Motors has brought into Canada. It has a 12-kWH lithium-ion battery and a 2.0 litre internal combustion engine […]

German Incentives to purchase EV’s

Germany plans to offer green-car buyers free parking passes as Chancelor Merkel’s government seeks to have 1 million electric vehicles on German roads by the year 2020.

New California Laws to Make EV’s More Affordable

During the past four years, more than 100,000 electric vehicles have been sold in the state of California. Governor Jerry Brown signs several bills to further the market for electric […]

Tesla Opens Up Its Electric Car Patents

Tesla Motors confirms it will open up its patents for others to use its technology. In a recent blog post, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said, “Tesla will not initiate patent […]

Tesla Motors’ Gen 3 Production Plans

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk discusses initial plans for a new plant/facility for Tesla’s “Gen 3.” Production could begin in two or even three different sites, before choosing a final […]

The Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive

As an early investor in Tesla, Mercedes-Benz gains access to the electric car company’s drivetrains which it uses in the smart Fortwo EV and now the B-Class Electric Drive. The […]

Production Ramps up for the BMW i3

BMW increases production of the i3 electric city car by 43 percent to meet demand that has exceeded the carmaker’s initial expectations. The BMWi3 built with carbon fibre, has a […]

The New BMW i8

As Tesla Motors Inc. shakes up the luxury auto market, BMW rolls out the Plug-in i8, its first sport car in more than three decades. The engine and electric motor […]

Digital Highlights: Drag & Lift Properties of Select All-Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

Car and Driver studies the drag and lift properties of the Tesla Model S, the Toyota Prius, the Nissan Leaf and the Chevrolet Volt at an undisclosed wind tunnel in […]