Tesla X is OCTA’s first all-electric vanpool vehicle

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The Orange County (CA) Transportation Authority (OCTA) has a Tesla Model X SUV as its first all-electric vehicle in the OCTA Vanpool program. The all-electric vanpool vehicle is being used by five employees who work in Seal Beach at the Naval Weapons Station.

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Ford Comm Director teases an all-electric Bronco


Ford Motor Company’s North America Product Communications Director Mike Levine teased an all-electric Bronco on Twitter, add more fuel to the proverbial fire that one of the automaker’s most anticipated models could turn electric.

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BMW Mulls Large All-Electric SUV To Counter Tesla Model X: Report

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Battery-electric vehicles with ranges of 150 to 200 miles and prices under $50,000 are now on the horizon from Chevrolet, Nissan, and Tesla, but details of BMW's entry into that segment are less visible. On the higher end, we know that German luxury makers Audi and Mercedes-Benz plan pricey all-electric sedans and SUVs with ranges of 250-plus. Future Cars plug-in cars Tesla Model X

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Rivian trademarks the names of six future all-electric models


Rivian is preparing for the introduction of six new all-electric pickup trucks and SUVs that will be released in the coming years. The trademarks for the R3S, R4S, R5S, R3T, R4T, and R5T were all submitted by Rivian to the United States Patent and Trademark Office on July 23rd.

Tesla Model 3 brushes off T-bone crash that left gas-powered SUV in flames


Teslas are known for being sleek, futuristic tanks that can protect their occupants in the event of a crash. A video of the incident was shared online by the ACM Union Media Group , which noted that the gas-powered SUV in question was a Hongqi HS5. A Model 3 was t-boned by a SUV.

Tesla Model Y tops China’s electric SUV segment despite April challenges


Tesla China had a challenging month in April, with drama ensuing in the Shanghai Auto Show due to a high-profile protest and the Model Y line being shut down for two weeks to make way for upgrades. The all-electric crossover market has a lot of potential in China.

The Tesla Model Y is leading China’s electric SUV segment by a wide margin


The Tesla Model Y is making some serious strides in China, despite being in mass production for only a few months. Last month, Tesla China sold 10,140 Model Ys in the local market, putting it far ahead of the competition , both local and foreign. News Tesla Model Y Featured Tesla

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BMW To Build All-Electric Tesla Model X Competitor Too, In U.S.: Report

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The upcoming Audi Q6 e-tron electric crossover could become a direct competitor for the Tesla Model X, but both vehicles may soon have another all-electric German utility vehicle to contend with. Apparently BMW may be the next German luxury brand to challenge Tesla Motors directly, by launching an electric SUV of its own. Future Cars Tesla Motors plug-in cars Tesla Model X

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Orders in: 1,000 buyers in Norway reserve coming all-electric BMW iX3 crossover SUV

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BMW opened order books for its upcoming electric iX3 in Europe at the beginning of September, and the company already has deposits for 1,000 in Norway. In a page out of the Tesla playbook, the Norwegian buyers each put down deposits of almost $1,900 (1,600 Euros.) News of the deposits was first reported by the Express in Britain. DON'T MISS: BMW

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Ford's future 300-mile all-electric performance SUV: what we know

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Lots of automakers wish they could get a bite of Tesla’s business. Future Cars plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV While critics and auto-industry analysts harp about the company's lack of profitability and slow production, fewer acknowledge that when the Model S was launched it quickly claimed the mantle as the bestselling luxury sedan on the market. If traditional automakers remain.

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Audi Q6 e-Tron All-Electric 'Coupe SUV' Confirmed For 2018

Green Car Reports

Over the next few years, the German luxury establishment--including Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Porsche--is expected to launch a barrage of electric car models in a belated attempt to take on startup Tesla Motors. For some time, it's been understood that one of those models will be an all-electric SUV from Audi.

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Nissan Juke, Rogue crossover SUVs to offer all-electric versions?

Green Car Reports

It's a frequent complaint from car shoppers: all the affordable electric cars are small hatchbacks or sedans, but I want an SUV. Indeed, there's only one all-electric crossover utility vehicle on the market—the Tesla Model X—and that will run you $80,000 or more. Future Cars plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

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Smaller Bentley SUV might be all-electric, competing with Audi, Jaguar, Mercedes

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The Tesla Model S may have upended the luxury-car establishment, but it's the Silicon Valley automaker's Model X crossover that most traditional luxury brands now seem to be targeting. Audi, Jaguar, and Mercedes-Benz will each launch a new all-electric SUV within the next two years. And those pricey electric cars may soon be joined be a somewhat.

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Range Rover All-Electric Utility Vehicle To Challenge Tesla Model X?

Green Car Reports

Well, add one more name to the queue of luxury carmakers planning to compete head-to-head with Tesla Motors and its electric cars. According to Britain''s Autocar, Range Rover is now in the planning stages for a crossover vehicle that could target the upcoming Tesla Model X electric SUV. DON''T MISS: How Audi, BMW & Mercedes Plan To Compete With

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Tesla Model X Plaid spotted testing Dog Mode in the wild


A Tesla Model X Plaid was spotted in the wild, testing Dog Mode. Back at the Fremont Factory, Model X Plaid vehicles were seen running through the facility’s test track, hinting that Tesla might start ramping the production for its premium SUV soon.

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Tesla captures harrowing footage of Model X hunted and attacked by enraged driver


Unfortunately for a Tesla Model X owner in Auckland, New Zealand, he ended up experiencing the latter. The result was $45,000 worth of damages to the all-electric SUV and one harrowing experience that would likely never be forgotten.

Toyota unveils RAV4 EV, the first all-electric SUV on the market, at EVS26

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The all electric SUV co-designed by Tesla and Toyota was first announced almost two years ago on the heels of Toyota's investment in Tesla, and the Today the wait for the 2nd generation Toyota RAV4 EV ended.

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Volvo To Go All Electric By 2030 – EV Week in Review: Feb 23-Mar 1

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The Swedish carmaker said 50% of its global sales should be fully-electric cars by 2025 and the other half hybrid models. We are firmly committed to becoming an electric-only car maker and the transition should happen by 2030.”

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2014 Tesla Model X All-Electric Gullwing SUV: New Info, Photos

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“We’ve got a rocketship next door, and you know as Governor Moonbeam that I like rocketships,” quipped California Governor Jerry Brown, at the introduction of the upcoming 2014 Tesla Model S, gesturing toward the big SpaceX facility next door to Tesla’s Southern California Design Center. “But I also like electric

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Tesla Model X Plaid makes an appearance at Fremont test track with Tesla Semi


An apparent tri-motor Tesla Model X Plaid was recently spotted at the Fremont Factory’s test track. Joining the Model X Plaid in the Fremont Factory’s test area was the Tesla Semi, another upcoming vehicle that is expected to be released in the near future. .

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Tesla Model Y and Model 3 dominates by commanding about 2/3 of US EV market


The United States’ EV segment is growing this year, thanks in no small part to an all-electric crossover from the country’s premier electric car maker. of all new vehicle registrations in the US. News Tesla Model 3 Featured Tesla Tesla Model Y

Tesla Model X Competitor Confirmed By Audi: Sleek Electric SUV May Beat It On Range

Green Car Reports

With the all-new 2016 Audi Q7 now launched at last week''s Geneva Motor Show, and a diesel plug-in hybrid model to follow, luxury maker Audi can turn its attention to its next utility project. That would be a stylish all-electric crossover SUV that takes direct aim at the Tesla Model X, which is currently scheduled to start deliveries before the. Green Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Future Cars Tesla Motors Ulrich Hackenberg plug-in cars

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Tesla Model X pays the price after protecting owner from Hurricane Ida’s flash floods


Being caught in a flash flood is incredibly scary, but if a 2016 Model X owner’s recent experience is any indication, it would appear that encountering floods in a Tesla is slightly less terrifying. . Lifestyle News Tesla Model X Featured Tesla

Near-production Tesla Model X Plaid are being sighted across the US


The Tesla Model X Plaid may not be getting delivered to its customers yet, but the refreshed flagship SUV seems to be well on its way towards being production-ready. This was not surprising at all, especially considering Elon Musk’s recent statements on Twitter.

2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe: The legendary SUV brand’s first plug-in hybrid


The plug-in hybrid version of the Jeep Wrangler offers useful all-electric range and great electric torque—if drivers plug it in. In Europe, it was smaller Jeeps—the subcompact Renegade and compact Compass family SUV—that got their plugs first.

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Will Tesla Model X Success Depend On Women Buying The Electric SUV?

Green Car Reports

There''s no denying that SUVs and crossover utility vehicles are popular--and getting more so, if 2014 sales charts are any indication. So the upcoming Tesla Model X all-electric seven-seat SUV should do very well when it finally hits the market this year after numerous delays. Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has even said that the Model X might

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Tesla releases latest version of Autopilot; Model X first SUV to achieve 5-Star crash rating across the board

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Tesla has released the latest version of its Autopilot software, with enhanced features including Traffic-Aware Cruise Control, Autosteer, Auto Lane Change, Parallel + Perpendicular Autopark, and Summon. All Tesla vehicles—including the Model 3—have the hardware needed for full self-driving capability. Model X is the first SUV to earn a 5-star rating across the board.

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Tesla Model 3, Model X are Google’s Most Searched for EVs globally


The Tesla Model 3 sedan and the Tesla Model X SUV are Google’s most searched for electric vehicles globally, according to new data from a price comparison website. In all, 94 countries had searched for the Model 3 most frequently.

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Tesla Giga Texas expected to start Model Y production test runs in coming weeks


Tesla Gigafactory Texas seems to be rearing to go and has started preparing for Model Y production already. Drone operator Joe Tegtmeyer talked with an on-site source about Tesla’s progress with Giga Texas recently. Tesla Gigafactory Shanghai is now a primary vehicle export hub.

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Tesla dashcam assists police in arrest of man behind viral TikTok shooting video


A Tesla Model Y’s built-in dashcam recorded the face and license plate of a man who fired a projectile at the all-electric crossover along a Sacramento-area freeway. Bonilla was found sleeping in the same SUV captured in the Tesla dashcam footage.

Tesla Model X gets uniform 5-star safety ratings from NHTSA, first SUV to do so

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Tesla's Model X has secured a major accomplishment: it is officially the first SUV to receive 5-star crash-test ratings in every single category. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gave the Model X uniform 5-star ratings, which Tesla says is due to the design of the all-electric crossover utility vehicle. As in the Tesla Model S. crash tests NHTSA plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

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Volkswagen launches ID.6 SUV in China, and only in China


all-electric SUV. The vehicle is a mainstay in the German automaker’s plan to infiltrate some of the Chinese electric vehicle market that has quickly established itself as one of the most competitive globally. Volkswagen has announced the launch of the new ID.6

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Tesla Model X refresh with new interior and steering yoke spotted in the wild


A new Tesla Model X, complete with the company’s new flagship interior and steering yoke, has been spotted road testing in the wild. It was evident that the Model X featured Tesla’s new interior as well, as evidenced by its horizontal display and steering yoke. .

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Cadillac Lyriq vs Ford Mach-E vs Tesla Model Y: Features, price, and tech comparison


GM has entered the premium all-electric crossover SUV market, and its flagship vehicle is the rather eye-catching Cadillac Lyriq. Below is a comparison of the Cadillac Lyriq, the Ford Mustang Mach-E (both in SR and ER variants), and the Tesla Model Y Long Range Dual Motor AWD. .

Audi Electric SUV To Target Tesla With LG Chem, Samsung Cells

Green Car Reports

This much we know: a concept for the future Audi Q6 "coupe" SUV will be shown at next month's Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany. We also know an all-electric Q6 e-tron version will target the Tesla Model X, though more conventional Q6 versions with gasoline, diesel, and possibly plug-in hybrid powertrains will be sold as well.

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Tesla Model 3’s “boat mode” videos are frightening and amazing at the same time


Another Tesla seen from inside wading on a flooded highway in China. What’s amazing is that these vehicles are not massive, modified SUVs fitted with snorkels and all-terrain wheels. News Tesla Model 3 Featured Tesla

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Tesla cameras capture remarkable account of Model X surviving a tornado


A recent video from Barrie, Ontario, Canada has proven that the Tesla Model X is indeed a vehicle that can keep its wheels on the ground even under extreme circumstances. The post Tesla cameras capture remarkable account of Model X surviving a tornado appeared first on TESLARATI.

Which type of car will go all-electric the fastest? Poll results

Green Car Reports

One reason cited for the slow, if growing, penetration of plug-in electric cars in the U.S. is that they're not available in all segments and body styles. With the exception of the pricey Tesla Model X and the discontinued Toyota RAV4 EV, for example, there are no battery-electric SUVs or crossovers with all-wheel drive on the market. plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Polls

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Tesla Model Y vs. Volkswagen ID.4: the Battle of All-Electric Crossovers


The Tesla Model Y and the Volkswagen ID.4 are two of the most robust and competitive all-electric SUVs available to consumers in today’s car market. The Tesla Model Y invasion of Europe begins. The Tesla still trumps the ID.4

Tesla’s Elon Musk comes through for UFC’s Beneil Dariush


Tesla’s Elon Musk has come through for UFC fighter Beneil Dariush, who used his post-fight victory interview with Joe Rogan to bring attention to his delayed Tesla Model X order. Tesla called out by UFC fighter waiting for his car, Elon Musk apologizes.

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Tesla and Toyota to revisit old partnership for new EV development: report


A recent report from an esteemed South Korean publication has suggested that Tesla and Toyota are poised to revisit an old partnership to develop an all-new electric vehicle. Tesla and Toyota actually have some history making vehicles together. News Featured Tesla Toyota

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Tesla Model X frozen lake mystery gets solved, and the truth is stranger than fiction


Back in 2019, a picture of a charred Tesla Model X in the middle of a frozen lake in Vermont resulted in a lot of electric vehicle enthusiasts scratching their heads in confusion. Tesla delivered the Model 3, and days later, Gonzalez’s fund transfers were rejected by the bank.

Tesla battles new brake failure claim in China, owner admits story is fabricated


Tesla’s battle with the FUD (fear, uncertainty, doubt) campaign in China continues after a Model X owner claims the brakes on his all-electric SUV are faulty. The drive ended in an accident, and she blames it on Tesla’s “faulty brakes.”

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