Electric Car Facts and FAQ

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Electric car facts and frequently asked questions from the e-mail bag. There's no such thing as a dumb question

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Electric Car Conversion Kits

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Wondering where the best places are to get electric car conversion kits? Here are a few of my favorites

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BMW Electric Car: The i3

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The BMW electric car offering from BMW group is called the i3, and wow, it is really a head-turner

2019 148

Alphabet Soup: Electric Car Acronyms and Abbreviations

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Wondering about all those strange letters of the electric car world? I'm about to explain them

2019 135

Fuel Cell Cars: Overview

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Hydrogen fuel cell cars are electric cars. (Or Or are they

2019 89

Electric Car Charging: We Can Do This!

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So you've got a new (or new to you) electric car. Welcome to the world of electric car charging What are you going to do when your battery runs low?

2018 153

Used Electric Cars

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For the first time in around 80 years, it is possible in many parts of the world to buy a used electric car

2014 156

Electric Car History

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Ever wonder about electric car history, and how the gasmobile ate up the electric car's market in the US

2012 171

@LATimes The Real News Is The More Expensive Gasoline Is The More Electric Cars Get Sold. #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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2018 109

Ford EV ecosystem, Hyundai Elantra Hybrid review, wind-powered car carrier: Today’s Car News

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And could car carriers go wind-powered? This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car NewsFord is building up a “digital ecosystem” for EVs that could also include building its own batteries.

2020 61

EV tires, German automakers chase Tesla, electric cars at the drive-in: Today’s Car News

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And electric cars go together with one of this summer’s big trends: the drive-in movie. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car NewsVolkswagen sees an electric vehicle bounce after the pandemic. German automakers react to Tesla’s market surge.

2020 87

Top 7 Best, Classy and Fastest Electric Cars In Today?s World

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With the technology that the automotive industry has today, it is not surprising to see cars out performing records on an annual basis. Over the years, we were made to believe that petrol is the best option to run cars. However, modern engineering has been able to change this notion by introducing the fastest electric cars. Why make electric cars? Electric cars in the long run can be cheaper. There are many hesitations though when it comes to electric cars.

2017 126

Nobody Said, “Hey You’re Really Great At Driving A Car, You Should Do This For A Living”

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2019 100

Volvo Cars introduces new in-car Advanced Air Cleaner technology; measures PM2.5 inside cabin

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Volvo Cars has introduced a world-first premium air quality technology in its cars, allowing Volvo drivers to breathe clean and healthy air inside their cars and clean the air of their cabin ahead of their journey.

2020 135

Electric cars from BlueIndy car sharing now face the crusher

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Dozens of electric cars from the defunct BlueIndy car-sharing service were sent to a scrapyard, as the City of Indianapolis mulls what to do with leftover charging stations, according to local news reports. The Bollore BlueCars—purpose-built for BlueIndy and other car-sharing services operated by France's Bollore Group—are waiting to. Car Sharing

2020 61

Tango Electric Car

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It's small, but don't be too quick to judge the Tango electric car by its size

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High Voltage Wire Gauge Size for Electric Car

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What type of wire is required or recommended for the primary power from the battery to the controller -then to the motor? must it be shielded? does it

2018 130

Volvo Cars successfully places first green bond, raises €500M

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Volvo Cars successfully placed its first green bond, raising €500 million from a diverse group of institutional investors and further increasing the company’s financial flexibility. The €500-million bond was issued under Volvo Cars’ Euro Medium Term Note program.

2020 140

Electric Car Sharing

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Marc Geller mentioned a few minutes ago on Twitter that he rented his electric vehicle to a Canadian through a peer-to-peer car sharing service called Getaround. I love this idea for getting people into electric cars! Might not be available for sale in your neighborhood, but if you happen to be visiting San Francisco you can rent one for a while, and see how you like it. They have gas-guzzlers too, of course, but.Tesla roadster, anyone?

2011 182

Electric Police Car

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Opel has come out with a range-extended electric police car (a plug-in hybrid, like the Chevy Volt) for the European market. The advantage of electric police cars, according to the report, is that they can be silent and sneaky. I wish folks would make up their minds on whether the silent factor is a good thing or not, I'm getting whiplash. 36 thousand Euros after the VAT, though? Good luck with that

2011 182

Most Popular Electric Car Motors

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There are a lot of electric motors out there, but just a few make up the majority of electric car motors being used today

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Electric Cars Facebook Photo Contest!

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Do you have a favorite photo of your electric car? (.or Photo with the most likes gets to be April's Electric Cars are for Girls FB cover photo or whatever other electric vehicle you happen to have!) Come on over to Facebook by Mar. 31 and enter it into the cover photo contest.

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Electric Cars Facebook Photo Contest!

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Do you have a favorite photo of your electric car? (.or Photo with the most likes gets to be April's Electric Cars are for Girls FB cover photo or whatever other electric vehicle you happen to have!) Come on over to Facebook by Mar. 31 and enter it into the cover photo contest.

2012 182

Mustang Mach-E range, Karma vs. Lordstown, Nissan and Hercules: Today’s Car News

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This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car NewsNissan appears to be exploring electric-truck possibilities, too. Karma calls foul on Lordstown. And the Mustang Mach-E electric SUV gets EPA range ratings.

2020 64

Sparrow Electric Car

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The Sparrow electric car was featured in Austin Powers 'Goldmember'. Groovy, baby

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Green Car Reports’ Car of the Decade: Tesla Model S

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Best Car To Buy Best Car to Buy 2020Ten years ago, the Volt Dance was still fresh in our minds; Ford CEO Alan Mullaly invested more in its electric programs and said that by 2020 EVs would become more important than hybrids (and more dominant in the company’s lineup); the Leaf was on its way to be something very, very big; and we really had our bets on at least one of.

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Build Your Own Electric Car

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You can build your own electric car. It's not rocket science, and there are conversion kits available

2011 180

Compact Tesla, VW ID.4 range rating, Porsche Taycan drift record: Today’s Car News

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Tesla’s considering even higher range targets, and a compact car for Europe. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car NewsVolkswagen ID.4 range ratings are out.

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Let's Talk About Electric Cars Book

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I''m happy to announce the release of our new book, called "Let''s Talk about Electric Cars: 8 Most Inspiring Interviews".

2013 182

Electric Car Conversion

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The electric car conversion is the world's best kept secret! You can buy them already done, or you can do it yourself

Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2019: Tesla Model 3

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The Tesla Model 3 is Green Car Reports' Best Car To Buy 2019. Best Car To Buy Best Car to Buy Winner Best Car to Buy 2019It’s the second time a Tesla product has won our annual award, which was captured by the Tesla Model S in 2013. Many have called the Model 3 Tesla’s “iPhone moment.” ” But that was the Model S—the shock to an auto industry that had dismissed its very premise.

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New Electric Car Concept

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My team and I are bringing into production a unique and futuristic, electric, three-wheel car. We at Orlando M concepts are very excited that we can share this with our fans and become a network of people who can share different ideas about green technology, futuristic motorcycles, three wheelers and car designs. How are you all doing? My name is Orlando M. We would like to invite you to our Facebook page, and like us.

2013 100

Survey: Americans expect more electric-car range than before pandemic

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The coronavirus pandemic hasn't changed Americans feelings about electric cars, but car shoppers do expect more from EVs, according to a new J.D.

2020 91

Audi E-Tron: Green Car Reports’ Best Car To Buy 2020

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The Audi E-Tron is Green Car Reports’ Best Car To Buy 2020. Best Car To Buy Best Car to Buy Winner Best Car to Buy 2020We can’t think of a single fully electric vehicle that fits so well into a carmaker’s lineup the way that the E-Tron does. The E-Tron is a thoroughly competent SUV that performs well and is a joy to drive or be a passenger in—and it just happens to be a fully.

2020 67

Electric Car Conversion Books

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Electric car conversion books are the place to start if you want to build an EV, or convert a gas car to electric

Electric Car Batteries: Lithium!

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Best electric car batteries for conversions are LiFePO4 prismatic cells. Interview with Lithium Storage and EVTV on the marriage of lithium and EVs

2011 146

Electric car sales boom in California, as plug-in hybrids and small cars sputter

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Even as sales of small cars drop in California and across the country, sales of electric cars continue to climb, breaking past 5 percent of the market so far in 2019. In its quarterly California Auto Outlook, the California New Car Dealers Association reported that even while sales of cars—besides SUVs and pickups—have fallen in the. Car Sales

2019 85

Rivian battery upgrade, Mirai details, EV makers unite on policy: Today’s Car News

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Feature and safety details make the 2021 Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel-cell car more appealing at face value. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car NewsEV makers are setting their sights on 100% electric by 2030.

2020 63

Tesla Model Y reliability, GM EV plan, Cadillac Lyriq and Hummer EV timelines: Today’s Car News

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This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car NewsThe Tesla Model Y flubs in fit and finish—and reliability. And we digest what GM’s stepped-up electric vehicle investment means.

2020 71

Biggest solar array, Escape Plug-In Hybrid rated, 1959 electric car review: Today?s Car News

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And what does a car review from 1959 tell us about EVs today? This and more, here at Green Car Reports. We dove into an electric-car review from 1959 and thought about what’s different and what’s stayed the same. Today in Car NewsOne of the most eagerly anticipated plug-in hybrids gets a range number. Barges go electric, and solar goes very, very big.

2020 67

Lordstown electric truck update, $35K Tesla Model 3 nixed, Canoo wraps: Today’s Car News

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This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car NewsThe Tesla Model 3 Standard Range is now even off the secret menu. Canoo plans to use wraps to help customers customize their subscription EVs. And Lordstown Motors reports a lot of interest in its electric truck.

2020 62

Advantages And Disadvantages Of Electric Cars

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Yes, we''re talking about the electric car. However, it is only recently that cost effective electric cars have started getting manufactured. Unlike our fuel powered cars, these cars work on electric motors which basically rely on electrically charged batteries to function. Manufactured with the intention of making environmentally friendly cars, they make for a good alternative to the cars with combustion engines. Advantages of Driving an Electric Car.

2013 109

Car Battery Charger

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Can you save a lot of money using one car battery charger for each EV battery? Here's how it's done

2012 135