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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Tesla Model Y takes over Norway, pushes all-electric car sales to 72% market share

Electrek

Tesla started deliveries of the Model Y in Europe last month, and within a week it became the best-selling vehicle in Norway. It helped pushed all-electric car sales to 72% market share – a new record.

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Anaheim Transportation Network receives $5M to further all-electric transit operation; partners with AMPLY Power

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The Anaheim Transportation Network (ATN) was awarded a $5-million grant to advance its effort to become California’s first all-electric transit operator. Bus Electric (Battery) Infrastructure

Revel launches all-electric rideshare services in New York City

Electric Vehicles India

Revel launches all-electric rideshare services in New York City. An Electric mobility company Revel has announced that it is launching an all-electric, all-employee rideshare service in New York City. Revel all-electric rideshare services.

Maserati teases its first all-electric car, a potential Tesla Roadster rival

Green Car Reports

The next-generation Maserati GranTurismo sports coupe will be all-electric, giving the Italian automaker its first EV—and a potential Tesla rival.

Tesla Model 3 is now the most popular all-electric vehicle in the UK

Teslarati

It has been two years since the Tesla Model 3 came into the UK’s shores, but the all-electric sedan remains a force to be reckoned with. By May 2021, about 232,000 electric vehicles had been sold in the UK. All-electric vehicles also announced for 8.4%

Tesla Model Y Taxi Fleet: Revel CEO calls out ‘entrenched interests’ for blocking all-electric taxis

Teslarati

Revel CEO Frank Reig called out “shortsighted bureaucracy and entrenched interests” for blocking the Tesla Model Y New York City taxi fleet that the company planned to launch. News Tesla Model Y Elon Musk Featured Tesla

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Tesla Model 3 taxis drive NY’s approval for more all-electric yellow cabs

Teslarati

The New York Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) approved a pilot program to introduce more electric taxis into the city’s yellow cab industry. The first and only BEV approved by TCL was the Tesla Model 3, which has proven to be quite popular among commuters.

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Chevrolet ponders axing the Camaro for an all-electric sedan

Teslarati

New reports suggest that Chevy could do away with the Camaro once and for all. Its replacement could be an all-electric sedan, aligning with GM’s plan to introduce more electrified models in the coming years. GM has plans to be fully electric by 2035.

Rivian trademarks the names of six future all-electric models

Teslarati

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.

Will an all-electric, 400-mile Karma Revero be enough for a Tesla Model S rematch?

Green Car Reports

Starting next year, the Karma Revero will get closer than it ever has to rivaling the Tesla Model S. Ironically, that will mean retiring the range extender that was once broadly sized up as the Revero’s ace card—back when, in an earlier existence, it was called the FIsker Karma.

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Long before Tesla existed, Mercedes-Benz tested solar-charged all-electric sedans

Green Car Reports

The first modern electric cars went on sale in significant numbers about a decade ago, but automakers were experimenting with increasingly modern electric powertrains for decades leading up to that.

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EGEB: Caterpillar will develop all-electric vehicles for a graphite mine

Electrek

In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): Caterpillar agrees to develop all-electric mining machines for Nouveau Monde Graphite. Tesla now offers price matching, so it’s important to shop for the best quotes.

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Mercedes-Benz unveils the all-electric EQS: 478-mile range, 516 HP, 107.8 kWh battery

Teslarati

Mercedes-Benz has unveiled its all-electric EQS luxury sedan, aiming to take over the luxury electric vehicle market by outpointing the likes of Tesla and Lucid, who also exist in the sector. All-wheel. Electric motor(s).

US: All-Electric Car Market Share Expands To 2.5% In H1 2021

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About two-thirds of all new BEVs are Teslas

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GM confirms next all-electric pickup truck after Hummer EV and Silverado EV

Teslarati

While Ford has the F-150 Lightning and Tesla has the Cybertruck, General Motors is taking a multi-pronged approach in its electric pickup truck strategy. As revealed by GM on Monday, it would be offering at least three large all-electric pickup trucks in the future.

Ford Autopilot rival, Lyft all-electric future, VW solid-state tech, Tesla and Panasonic: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

Lyft is going all-electric. Lordstown Motors teased sketches of its electric truck interior. VW re-upped on solid-state battery tech, and Tesla and Panasonic have signed a new supply deal. The ride-hailing company Lyft aims to go all-electric by.

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

Green Car Reports

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

Green Car Reports

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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BYD targets Tesla Model 3 with all-electric saloon for Europe

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BYD is China's biggest EV manufacturer and buoyed by the rapidly growing electric cars in Europe, is planning to start selling its vehicles over here.

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Ford Makes Good on the Promise of an All Electric F-150

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Jaguar 'EV-Type' To Be All-Electric F-Pace To Compete With Tesla?

Green Car Reports

It's still hard to explain to outsiders just how disruptive Tesla Motors and its electric luxury cars have been to the established German prestige automakers. From 2017 to 2020, Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Porsche will all launch one or more "Tesla-alikes" intended to match or surpass the capabilities of the California company's Model S sedan. plug-in cars Jaguar Land Rover Tesla Model X

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Mercedes Confirms All-Electric Luxury Car To Fight Tesla 'Very Soon'

Green Car Reports

By now, it's well known that the German prestige brands--Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Porsche--will all offer at least one battery-electric luxury sedan or crossover utility vehicle sometime between 2017 and 2021. It's all in response to the startling success of Silicon Valley electric-car maker Tesla Motors. Future Cars Tesla Motors plug-in cars

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All-Electric Aston Martin RapidE: Now THIS Is A Tesla Competitor! (Video)

Green Car Reports

Almost any new electric car tends to be pitched as a "Tesla competitor" these days, down to the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV subcompact hatchback. Yesterday, however, British specialty carmaker Aston Martin unveiled a large, sleek, four-door sedan powered entirely by batteries that clearly targets the Tesla Model S. An all-electric version of the Aston.

Nikola's all-electric, all-terrain vehicle packs Tesla-size battery pack

Green Car Reports

It’s not quite the electric vehicle we were expecting from Nikola Motor Company but this rough-and-tumble buggy is actually the American startup’s first product. It’s called the Nikola Zero, and it’s a pure electric UTV (Utility Task Vehicle) whose battery has a reasonably-sized capacity of 72 kilowatt-hours. Nikola Tesla

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Next BMW 3-Series to include all-electric Tesla Model 3 rival: report

Green Car Reports

Tesla rocked the German luxury makers a couple of years ago when it became clear that its all-electric Model S sedan was truly appealing to a wide swath of enthusiastic luxury-car buyers. With more than 125,000 sold since mid-2012, Tesla Motors has since launched the Model X electric crossover utility and announced plans for its next product, the. Future Cars plug-in cars Tesla Model 3

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All-electric Fisker EMotion luxury sedan to debut in August

Green Car Reports

The low, sleek Fisker Karma plug-in hybrid luxury sedan had a stunning design but numerous problems, and Tesla mopped the floor with it. Now designer Henrik Fisker is ready for a rematch, this time with an all-electric sedan promising 400 miles of range (and unusual doors). Future Cars plug-in cars Henrik Fisker Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Fisker Automotive

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Tesla files for a near 400-mile Model Y in China

Teslarati

Tesla is looking to bring a near 400-mile Model Y to the Chinese market, a battleground for EV manufacturers since early 2020. Credit: Tesla. Tesla has utilized lithium-ion and lithium-iron-phosphate, LFP for short, batteries for the Shanghai-built models provided by suppler CATL.

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Tesla Model Y lands in Europe

Teslarati

Ahead of the long-awaited arrival of Tesla’s Giga Berlin production facility in Germany, an employee of the automaker has now indicated that the all-electric Model Y crossover has arrived in Europe. Tesla_Adri (@tesla_adri) August 6, 2021.

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Tesla Model Y production in Giga Shanghai hits 1k per day, outpacing Model 3

Teslarati

Tesla Giga Shanghai is reportedly producing 1,000 Model Y units per day, officially exceeding its Model 3 output of 800 units per day. After four days of overhaul at Tesla’s Shanghai plant last week, the production capacity of Phase 2 Model Y has reached 1,000 units per day.

Tesla’s Master Plan turns 15 years old: What Elon Musk’s company has achieved so far

Teslarati

Fifteen years ago today, on August 2nd, 2006, Co-Founder and CEO of what was then called “Tesla Motors” Elon Musk put out his top-secret Master Plan. While doing above, also provide zero-emission electric power generation options. The Tesla Model S Plaid (Credit: Tesla).

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Tesla Model Y body castings begin to stack up at Giga Texas

Teslarati

Tesla Model Y castings are beginning to stack up in impressive numbers at the automaker’s Giga Texas plant just outside of Austin. A focus of Tesla since day 1, the company has always tried to make the manufacturing processes more streamlined through various production efficiencies.

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Is this Faraday Future's all-electric Tesla Model X fighter?

Green Car Reports

Electric-car startup Faraday Future has the ambitious goal of starting production of its first electric car within two years. So far, though, the company has divulged virtually nothing about the car it intends to launch. But this image of a camouflaged test vehicle maneuvering around a Los Angeles-area parking lot might offer a clue. CHECK OUT. Future Cars plug-in cars Faraday Future

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Mercedes-Benz EQS: All-electric Tesla-rival teased

Green Cars News

Mercedes-Benz has teased a production prototype of its EQS, an all-electric luxury saloon set to rival the Tesla Model S and Porsche Taycan

Jaguar to prioritize all-electric sedan, SUV over sports cars

Green Car Reports

The success of Tesla Motors has made quite an impression on the main German luxury carmakers, all of which plan future products that can compete with the automaker from Silicon Valley. Now it appears Jaguar may be planning to target Tesla as well. The British luxury brand is reportedly planning a pair of all-electric models: a large sedan and an.

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Polestar's second, third cars will be all-electric, one to challenge Tesla Model 3

Green Car Reports

While Tesla works out the production bottlenecks that plague the Model 3, rivals continue to gear up to challenge the Silicon Valley maker's more affordable electric car. Specifically, Tesla's latest announced competitor comes from the new brand at Volvo Cars Group, named Polestar, which has become a standalone maker within the company's stable. plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Polestar

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Tesla Model X Plaid spotted testing Dog Mode in the wild

Teslarati

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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Porsche's All-Electric Tesla Competitor Coming To Frankfurt As Concept: Report

Green Car Reports

Among established luxury brands, Porsche may be among the best equipped to challenge Tesla Motors. The German automaker known for its sports cars has already built three plug-in hybrids, beating Audi, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz to launch that powertrain in the large luxury sedan and mid-size crossover segments. And there have been persistent rumors. Future Cars plug-in cars Porsche Pajun

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

Green Car Reports

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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Tesla Gigafactory will be covered in solar panels by end of 2022

Teslarati

Tesla will completely cover its Nevada Gigafactory in solar panels by the end of 2022, the company said in its 2020 Impact Report. Over the past several years, the Tesla Gigafactory in Nevada has flown under the radar, not getting the attention the facility really deserves.

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Ford Mach-E details; all-electric Lyft; Lucid and Lordstown reveal dates: The Week in Reverse

Green Car Reports

Which electric-vehicle trendsetter is now U.S.-rated Which automaker revealed its rival to Tesla Autopilot and GM Super Cruise? rated at 402 miles on a charge? This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending June 19, 2020.

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

Green Car Reports

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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Tesla Taxis In Holland Follow Norway In All-Electric Green Cabs

Green Car Reports

The Tesla Model S electric car has garnered plenty of praise from individual owners, but a handful of operators are finding that it works pretty well as a taxi, too. Model S taxis are already operating Norway--where generous electric-car incentives make the Tesla one of the country''s best-selling vehicles--and now Holland is following Norway''s

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