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2017 Hyundai Ioniq Electric: first drive review of 124-mile electric car

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This year, in 2017, we got the Chevy Bolt EV, at 238 miles. This is the 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Electric.

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Kia introduces Niro Plug-in Hybrid crossover and Optima Sportswagon Plug-in Hybrid at Geneva

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At the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show, Kia Motors unveiled four new models. Electric (Battery) Hybrids Plug-insEarlier post.)

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2017 Hyundai Ioniq to have lifetime battery-failure warranty

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Hyundai is extending the lifetime battery warranty offered on previous electrified models to the 2017 Ioniq lineup as well. The warranty applies to all versions of Hyundai's first dedicated green car, including the Ioniq Hybrid, Ioniq Electric, and Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid. Warranties Batteries Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars

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EDI completes integration of plug-in hybrid electric drivetrain into Freightliner platform

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2017 Chevy Bolt EV electric car: new owner's first impressions

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As the first mass-priced electric car with more than 200 miles of range to hit the market, the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV has attracted a great deal of attention. It's won numerous awards, including the Green Car Reports 2017 Best Car To Buy title, and received rave reviews from a wide variety of media outlets. DON'T.

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2017 Hyundai Ioniq prices: hybrid starts at $23,035, electric at $30,335

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The 2017 Hyundai Ioniq is the South Korean automaker's first dedicated green model. It will offer three powertrain options in the same body shell: hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and battery-electric. car buying Plug-In Hybrids Pricing plug-in carsThose models are just now beginning to hit U.S.

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Volvo's next plug-in hybrids: 3-cylinder engine, smaller cars

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Volvo currently offers plug-in hybrid powertrains in its top models—the XC90 SUV, S90 sedan, and V90. As the Swedish automaker redesigns its lower-level models, it will add plug-in hybrid options to them as well. Plug-In Hybrids Future Cars plug-in cars 3-cylinder engines

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Volvo Cars to introduce 3-cylinder FWD PHEV in 2018, BEVs & 48V mild hybrid in 2019; Modular Electrification Platform

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Volvo Cars will introduce a front-wheel drive (FWD), 3-cylinder engine variant of its Twin Engine plug-in hybrid electric vehicle system in 2018, followed by its first production battery-electric vehicles and a new 48V mild hybrid system in 2019, according to Mats Anderson, Senior Director of Electric Propulsion Systems. A 0.25

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Northvolt: $4 billion electric-car battery plant planned for Sweden by former Tesla execs

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Europe Batteries lithium-ion battery pack Sweden plug-in cars StartupsTesla is currently ramping up lithium-ion battery cell production at its U.S. Gigafactory" near Reno, Nevada. While Tesla continues to mull that second battery.

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Volvo Cars reveals new XC60 premium SUV, led by PHEV model, at Geneva

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Electric (Battery) Hybrids Plug-insVolvo Cars revealed the much-anticipated new XC60 premium SUV at the Geneva Motor Show. seconds.

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Chevy Bolt EV: 800-mile trip in 238-mile electric car shows challenges remain

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With about twice the range of any non-Tesla electric car, the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV has generated a great deal of excitement and won numerous awards over the last year. California road trips plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Fast Charging ChargePoint Network eVgo charging network Combined Charging Standard (CCS

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30 cities join to explore $10 billion electric-car purchase

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government fleet sales plug-in cars cities fleetWhile federal policies to reduce vehicular emissions of carbon dioxide are now back in the limelight, it's a different story on the state and local level. A group of 30 U.S. cities is discussing a major purchase of electric cars for their municipal fleets.

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'Thousands' of self-driving Bolt EVs to be deployed next year: report

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The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV is a crucial car for General Motors in more ways than one. General Motors Chevy Autonomous cars plug-in cars self-driving carsWith an EPA-rated 238-mile range and $37,495 base price (before federal, state, and local incentives), the Bolt EV considered a groundbreaking electric-car game changer. DON'T.

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Plug-in hybrid utility truck keeps lights on during emergencies

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Trucks Plug-In Hybrids California electric utilities plug-in cars Commercial vehicleCalifornia electric utility Pacific Gas & Electric recently took delivery of a pair of new trucks that it hopes will help solve two problems. The other is every utility's huge bill for diesel fuel. The large trucks.

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Plug-in hybrid London taxi plant opens in U.K., owned by Chinese firm Geely

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Europe Geely UK taxi plug-in cars LondonFew vehicles are as iconic as the London black cab, known the world over for its upright shape and ubiquity (although many of them aren't black any more). But under the stewardship of Chinese automaker Geely, the black cab is about to get a green makeover. factory that will build a new version of.

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Tesla has become a U.S. Big Three carmaker (by market value)

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Finance General Motors Tesla Motors plug-in cars Stock Market Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA Tesla Motors has spent more than 10 years beating the odds for startup automakers. Now the Silicon Valley automaker can claim.

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Big energy hugely underestimates electric cars, renewable power

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oil plug-in cars renewable energy energy fossil fuelsMass adoption of electric cars and renewable energy could significantly decrease global consumption of fossil fuels. But does the established energy industry view these new developments as a threat?

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Half of Norway's new-car sales are now hybrids or electrics

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Europe sales Plug-In Hybrids Norway New car sales plug-in carsNorway has achieved yet another milestone in electric-car sales. Thanks to this unique array of circumstances, electric.

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2018 Nissan Leaf spy shots: our question on electric car update

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Future Cars plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) youtubeBut until now, we've heard almost nothing about the 2018 Nissan Leaf.

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Six new electric cars coming for 2018 and 2019

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Mercedes-Benz Future Cars Audi e-tron plug-in cars Tesla Model 3 Porsche Mission E BMW i5The next couple of years promise to be quite interesting for electric cars. The list includes two affordable 200-mile electric cars: the second-generation Nissan.

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2017 VW e-Golf rated at 125 miles, tops 124-mile Hyundai Ioniq electric car

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Just a few days after the week-long media launch of the 2017 Hyundai Ioniq range, Volkswagen has quietly one-upped the Ioniq Electric's 124-mile EPA-rated range. VW plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) EPA Ratings battery capacityOh, those crafty Germans. Granted, it's only beaten the South Korean electric car by 1 mile.

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All-electric Kia Niro EV to come in 2018, says Kia exec

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But while the 2017. Future Cars plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Hyundai Ioniq ElectricSouth Korean carmakers Hyundai and Kia often share the underpinnings of their vehicles, though there's no "badge engineering" and the two brands compete in the marketplace.

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China's BYD built more plug-in cars than any other maker last year

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Time for a quick quiz: which carmaker sold more plug-in electric vehicles last year—both battery electrics and plug-in hybrids—than any other? China sales Plug-In Hybrids BYD New car sales plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

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Electric-car batteries: $100 per kwh before 2020, $80 soon after?

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Manufacturing Batteries lithium-ion battery pack plug-in carsModern electric cars have developed to the point where range itself may become less of an issue than the cost of providing it. Just ask Tesla, which sells multiple versions of its Model.

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Shell fuel stations in U.K., Netherlands to add electric-car charging

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Europe oil plug-in cars charging Shell charging infrastructure gas stationElectric cars are often touted as a way to avoid gas stations. But electric-car drivers in certain European countries will soon be going to them to charge. That's because a pair of European oil companies plan to add electric-car charging at certain fuel stations.

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Science Guy Bill Nye buys Chevy Bolt EV, his seventh electric car

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Three weeks ago, he took delivery of a brand-new "Kinetic Blue" 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV—and he says he couldn't be happier. California Chevy EV1 plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV Bill Nye, better known as "The Science Guy" on the popular PBS children's series that bears his name, loves electric cars.

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GM releases second Chevy Bolt EV autonomous driving video

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Using Plugless Power's wireless charging with Nissan Leaf: video

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Videos plug-in cars charging Wireless charging Plugless PowerDON'T MISS.

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How much have electric-car battery costs fallen? This much!

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Manufacturing Batteries Study plug-in carsHigh costs of lithium-ion battery cells have been one of the main hindrances to large-scale electric-car adoption, as they typically lead to higher purchase prices for electric cars than comparable internal-combustion models. Global Trends in Renewable Energy, calls.

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Hyundai Ioniq, Sonata plug-in hybrids available anywhere in U.S.

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Some manufacturers only offer their plug-in hybrid models in certain markets, even as hybrid models are now generally offered nationwide. Like electric cars, plug-in hybrid sales are sometimes limited to markets deemed suitably friendly to these types of vehicles by their makers. DON'T MISS: 2017 Hyundai.

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Tesla Model 3 timing confirmed: first cars in July, 5K a week by next year

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Future Cars Tesla Motors plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Tesla Model 3Tesla Motors confirmed today that it expected to start production of its crucial Model 3 electric car in July, and claims that it will boost production to 5,000 cars a week by the end of this year. The company's statements restate some of.

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Tesla granted patent on metal-air battery charging

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Batteries Patent plug-in cars metal-air batteryWhen it comes to Tesla and electric-car batteries, the eyes of most analysts are currently on the automaker's "Gigafactory," which began battery-cell production earlier this year.

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Much faster electric-car charging: on a fast track

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To address the range issue, automakers are expected to launch a batch of more-affordable long-range electric cars over the next few years, a shift heralded by the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV and the upcoming Tesla Model 3. plug-in cars charging charging infrastructure Fast Charging DC Rapid Charging ChargePoint Network

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Chevy Bolt EV tested by Tesla Model S owner: his assessment

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Chevy plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV Fleeing my home in New York’s Hudson Valley for California during February and March has a number of charms. Currently at the top of the list: reading about Winter Storm Stella while watching the surfers at Rincon Beach.

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Plug-in electric car sales for Jan: Bolt EV over 1,100 in second month

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sales Plug-In Hybrids New car sales plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) compliance carWhile the auto industry at large waited to see if January sales continued as strong as last year's record-breaking total, electric-car fans waited for a different number. Those states, most prominently California, have.

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New Tesla Model S 100D version rated at 335 miles of electric range

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EPA battery pack Tesla Motors plug-in cars EPA RatingsIf anything, the pace of new Tesla model changes seem to have increased of late. Now, quietly, Tesla has launched a new.

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When can I buy a Chevy Bolt EV electric car? See state-by-state schedule

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dealers Chevy plug-in cars dealerships Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Chevrolet BoltLast month, the first Chevrolet Bolt EV electric cars were sold in California's Silicon Valley. Electric-car advocates and buyers across the U.S. now want to know when they too can expect to take delivery of their 238-mile electric hatchbacks.

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Woz is getting a Chevy Bolt EV after all; it arrives today

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It appears that Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak—also known as "Woz"—is getting his 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV after all. General Motors Chevy Apple plug-in carsIn September, the car's chief engineer, Josh Tavel, showed Woz a pre-production version of the Bolt EV, and took him for a ride. Woz seemed to like what he saw.

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Plug-in hybrid price guide: every 2017 model, with specs

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The number of plug-in hybrid cars has expanded greatly over the past few years. If you've had trouble keeping track of all of these new plug-in cars, fear not. DON'T MISS: Electric Car Price Guide: every 2017. Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars new cars

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Porsche spent €2.2B on R&D in 2016; PHEVs, Mission E BEV, digitalization

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billion) on R&D to prepare for mobility of the future with an emphasis on plug-in hybrid vehicles; the battery-electric Mission E vehicle; and overall digital transformation. In FY 2016, Porsche spent €2.2 billion (US$2.4 Digitalization is more than an investment in the latest technologies. FY 2016 was the company’s most successful. billion.

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