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Creative Greenius

I paid $47,000 in cash for that car as a #YearOfJoe gift to myself after a decade of environmental work and achievement. I started learning about, writing about, and promoting electric cars in 2007. Debra Bushweit Galliani in 2013 with our first electric car.

Tesla Model S Plaid

Electric Vehicles India

Tesla Model S Plaid. Tesla, an electric automaker that often surprises the EV world is now ready with another surprising performance upgrade version. It is an upgrade of the Tesla Model S and the automaker names it as Model S plaid.

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Kitten Rescued From Tesla Model S Electric Car Motor: Video

Green Car Reports

Tesla Motors and its Model S electric cars get a lot of attention, especially on the Internet. DON'T MISS: Tesla Not Disruptive, Future Is Tiny Electric 'Golf. Green Tesla Motors animals plug-in carsAnd kittens? Well, cute-cat pictures are a staple of modern connectivity. Rescuing kittens? Even better! Now, to our delight and amazement, we've got a story that ties both of them together.

2015 131

MW Motors Luka EV is a modern electric car in retro-classic form

Green Car Reports

Not every car needs to have the sci-fi looks of a Jaguar I-Pace or Tesla Model X. Czech Republic–based MW Motors designs modern electric cars with retro styling. The MW Motors Luka EV is a small two-seat coupe that looks like it drove straight out the 1960s.

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Tesla founder, Chinese company launch SF Motors electric cars

Green Car Reports

In the beginning, there was Tesla, although it wasn't started by current CEO Elon Musk. While Musk has now become synonymous with the electric-car brand, Tesla was actually founded by Martin Eberhard and Marc Tarpenning, who had previously founded and sold a eBook reader company. China History plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Startups SF Motors

2018 92

Lucid Motors is ‘making an appearance’ during Elon Musk’s SNL episode


Elon Musk won’t be the only thing related to the quickly-growing electric car industry to make an appearance during Saturday Night Live this evening. Tesla Cybertruck spotted at NYC showroom ahead of Elon Musk’s SNL appearance. Lucid Motors (@LucidMotors) May 7, 2021.

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Tesla Model 3 Long Range electric car tested by Motor Trend

Green Car Reports

Within the last week, we wrote that not one major automotive media outlet had independently tested the less-expensive and higher-volume Tesla Model 3. That changed on Monday, when Motor Trend published the first instrumented test of Tesla's affordable electric car. test Tesla Motors plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

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Tesla Model Y lineup

Electric Vehicles India

Tesla Model Y lineup. After launching Model S, Model 3 and Model X, Tesla showcased model Y as their 4th car in 2019. Elon musk mentions Model Y as a car with supercar performance and SUV practicality. So, let’s know more about the cars in the Tesla model Y lineup.

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Tesla raises Model 3 and Model Y prices anew after selling out Q2 production capacity


Amidst reports that Tesla has already sold out its full second quarter production capacity , the electric car maker implemented a new round of price increases for the Model 3 and Model Y, its two most popular vehicles. Credit: Tesla. The same is true for the Tesla Model Y.

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Will Tesla Model 3 Electric Car Hit 2017 Production Date?

Green Car Reports

Electric-car maker Tesla Motors has done many remarkable things in its short decade of existence--including a few the auto industry viewed as impossible. But the company has never managed to get a car into volume production on the date it first announced. That applied to its Roadster, the Model S sedan, and the Model X electric SUV. Elon Musk Future Cars Model S Tesla Motors Model X gigafactory Tesla Model 3

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When do you think the first Tesla Model 3 electric cars will be delivered? Poll results

Green Car Reports

The Tesla Model 3, a mass-priced electric car that's not yet on sale, has had a huge impact on the auto industry. The fact that Silicon Valley carmaker Tesla Motors could get more than 350,000 people to put down $1,000 each for a vehicle they wouldn't receive for 18 months or more was astounding enough. But Tesla CEO Elon Musk's goal of boosting. Future Cars Tesla Motors plug-in cars Tesla Model 3 Polls

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Electric cars buyers guide

Drive Electric

If this is something that’s been on your mind, stepping into the world of electric motoring has probably crossed it too, making the switch to an electric car or van could help you improve your lifestyle in a wonderful new way. Are electric cars better for the environment?

Electric car buyers' struggle: practicality vs luxury, Chevy vs Tesla

Green Car Reports

Competition for the title of most popular electric car has sparked a long and highly charged race between Tesla and Chevrolet. Though these brands offer vastly different versions of electric vehicles, they seem to be the two dominating electric vehicle sales in 2017. Reports show that top monthly electric car sales rotated between the Chevy Volt. Chevy Tesla Motors plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

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Tesla electric-car software version 8.0: what's new, what's improved

Green Car Reports

On Wednesday, Tesla released its version 8.0 Tesla has been. Infotainment software Tesla Motors plug-in cars software update Tesla Autopilotsoftware to Model S and Model X owners through an over-the-air update. Announced by the carmaker earlier this month, the software update includes hundreds of changes to vehicle functionality—with most relating to the Autopilot driver-assist system—according to the company.

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Tesla releases Supercharger electric-car fast-charge prices

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Tesla announced in November that it would end free unlimited use of its Supercharger DC fast-charging stations. The new rates take effect for buyers who ordered a Tesla electric car after January 15, a deadline Tesla extended from its. Tesla Motors plug-in cars charging Fast Charging Tesla SuperchargerNow that the cutoff point for that perk has arrived, the company is offering more details on Supercharger pricing.

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Atieva now Lucid Motors; plans 300-mile, 900-hp electric car

Green Car Reports

Chinese-backed startup Atieva has changed its name to Lucid Motors, and revealed more details about its planned electric car. From what we know so far, that car will be a fast luxury sedan with a range of around 300 miles, putting it in competition with the Tesla Model S. plug-in cars Silicon Valley Startups Atieva Lucid Motors

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Does Tesla have plant, permits to build 500,000 electric cars a year?

Green Car Reports

That leaves the Tesla Model 3 as the biggest question mark among electric cars. We know what the car is, since Tesla unveiled prototypes this spring. California Fremont Tesla Motors plug-in cars assembly plants Tesla Model 3The 2017 Chevy Bolt EV is due at dealers within a couple of months, and little is known about the next Nissan Leaf. It's whether the company can get the Model 3 into production on schedule. DON'T.

2016 124

Tesla Model 3 electric car: what's your take? Poll results

Green Car Reports

With the Tesla Model 3 electric car now in early production and an aggressive ramp rate targeted, it's getting lots of media attention. Part of that is due to the allure of the Tesla brand and fascination with company CEO Elon Musk. Some more may be due to the widespread misapprehension that the Model 3 is the first long-range electric car for. Tesla Motors plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Polls

2017 92

Michigan says selling Tesla electric cars in state is illegal, again

Green Car Reports

Tesla Motors has, once again, been blocked from selling its electric cars directly to customers in Michigan. Over the past couple of years, Tesla has been engaged in a battle with Michigan's franchised car dealers who—like dealers in several other states—view Tesla's direct-sales model as a threat. Most recently, Tesla submitted an. dealers Michigan Tesla Motors New car sales plug-in cars dealerships

Tesla Motors Talking To German Government About Battery Factory

Green Car Reports

Silicon Valley electric-car maker Tesla Motors is reportedly in talks with the German government to establish a lithium-ion battery plant in that country, which could kickstart slow sales of its Model S and future vehicles. And as is usual in cases of new industrial facilities, Tesla will. Germany battery pack Tesla Motors gigafactory Tesla PowerwallWell, here's one that ought to irk the German automakers.

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Tesla’s biggest rival in China: an in-depth look at the $4,200 Wuling HongGuang Mini EV


Tesla’s biggest rival in China is the Wuling HongGuang Mini EV that starts at around $4,200. Information regarding this small but impressive electric car that is a part of an SAIC, General Motors, and Wuling joint venture is vague and usually hard to come by.

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Tesla boosts Supercharger electric-car charging rate to 145 kw

Green Car Reports

By now, the Tesla Supercharger network has provided a superb cast study showing the importance of a comprehensive nationwide network of DC fast-charging sites to make electric cars practical for long-distance trips. Tesla Motors plug-in cars Fast Charging DC Rapid Charging Tesla Supercharger

2016 95

Tesla to sell 200 electric cars to Dubai taxi service

Green Car Reports

If you wanted to start a green taxi service—and had ample funds to do so—Tesla electric cars would seem to be a good choice. Tesla Motors taxi Dubai Autonomous cars plug-in cars self-driving cars Tesla AutopilotThe Model S and Model X offer plenty of interior space and range, and their popularity would like raise the profile of any taxi service using them. So perhaps it's not surprising that the Dubai Taxi Corporation.

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Chevy Bolt EV beats Tesla for U.S. News’ Best Electric Vehicle of 2021


News’ Best Electric Vehicle award for 2021, beating out notable competitors like the Tesla Model 3 and Model Y. News rolled out a list of its most highly-ranked electric and hybrid cars and SUVs. News lists the Chevy Bolt EV as the Best Electric Vehicle of 2021.

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Tesla Model S depreciates less, holds value better than most cars (not just electric cars)

Green Car Reports

Modern electric cars have now been on sale long enough that they are starting to appear on used-car lots in significant numbers. For buyers, this may offer a more affordable option than purchasing a new electric car. But how well with current owners do financially when they start looking to sell their electric cars? DON'T MISS: Tesla cancels. Used Cars Tesla Motors plug-in cars depreciation

2016 127

Could Tesla Add Autonomous Electric Car-Sharing As New Business?

Green Car Reports

The quarterly earnings conference calls held by Tesla Motors are always intriguing, and so it was with last week's second-quarter update. That would be Tesla. Elon Musk Car Sharing Tesla Motors Autonomous cars plug-in cars self-driving cars UberFinancial analysts focused on the company's numbers--it's still losing money as it invests, and a fresh capital raise seems inevitable--but another topic raised some new business prospects.

2015 131

VW electric car pricing, Tesla software update, and electric motor recycling: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Volkswagen's upcoming electric cars won't feature big price tags. Magnets from hard drives could end up in electric vehicles' motors. Tesla rolls out its Version 9 software. All of this and more on Green Car Reports. And we ask where readers would like to see more public charging options in a new Twitter poll. When it comes to pricing, Volkswagen

2018 92

Tesla Must Alter Electric-Car Buyer Bounties, State Law Says

Green Car Reports

Tesla has come under fire from franchised car dealers in several states for its direct-sales model. That's led those dealers to lobby for changes to existing franchise laws, specifically to prevent Tesla from selling cars directly to customers in some states. Now, Tesla finds itself in another legal bind over a different sales-related issue. sales Tesla Motors plug-in cars Virginia

2015 124

Tesla takes it to Michigan, opens gallery in state that bans sales of its electric cars

Green Car Reports

Tesla Motors is not legally allowed to sell its electric cars directly to customers in Michigan, thanks to subtle changes made two years ago to the state's franchise laws. But Tesla now has one store in the home state of the Detroit Three automakers. However, that location is only a "gallery" where consumers can look at cars, but can't buy. dealers Michigan Tesla Motors plug-in cars dealerships

Tesla registrations skyrocket in Germany even though Giga Berlin hasn’t built a car yet


Tesla all-electric vehicles showed tremendous growth in terms of registrations in Germany, skyrocketing over 83% in Q1 2021 compared to the same period in 2020. It lies in the comparison of Q1 2021 to Q1 2020, where Tesla showed an 83.2%

Tesla now tells electric cars about charger status en route

Green Car Reports

Unlike most automakers, Tesla doesn't schedule redesigns, updates, and new features for its cars to coincide with traditional model years. Aided by the fact that most of its new features are software-related, Tesla takes a more flexible approach. Many new features are pushed to its electric cars whenever they're ready, in the form of over-the-air. Tesla Motors plug-in cars charging Charging station charging infrastructure Fast Charging Tesla Supercharger

2017 85

Tesla Model 3 Lineup To Include SUV, Sedan; 1 Million Electric Cars By 2020

Green Car Reports

There are relatively few confirmed facts relating to the 200-mile Tesla Model 3 electric car, but one known item is that it will be offered as a sedan. However, that may not be the only version of the $35,000 Model 3 Tesla decides to build. Tesla is likely to offer a Model 3-based crossover, further expanding the potential reach of what will be by. Green Tesla Model 3 Tesla Motors plug-in cars

2015 129

Tesla Tweaks Store Design To Explain Company, Electric Cars, Model X

Green Car Reports

For the past few years, Tesla Motors has sold its electric cars directly to customers through stores that resemble high-end retail outlets more than traditional car dealerships. Now, those stores are getting what is likely their first major revamp since the retail scheme was launched with the 2012 arrival of the Model S electric sedan. sales Tesla Motors plug-in cars Tesla Model X

2015 130

Tesla Supercharger electric-car charging sites in CA surge (photos)

Green Car Reports

In January 2016, before the public introduction for pre-orders of the Model 3, Tesla had 585 Supercharger locations around the world. Then the potential of 400,000-plus reservations for the more affordable Model 3 pushed Tesla to promise it would double those charging locations by the end of. California Tesla Motors plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) charging infrastructure Fast Charging Tesla Supercharger

2017 87

Tesla challenge: make money on electric cars when GM, Nissan, VW don't have to

Green Car Reports

Debate over the profitability of Tesla electric cars has raged for years among its fans and detractors. Tesla supporters point to financial data from the Silicon Valley automaker to support the idea that it makes money on each car it sells. Tesla Motors plug-in cars Profit Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

2016 123

Tesla delivered 24,500 electric cars in Q3, holds firm on 2016 goal

Green Car Reports

Tesla said late yesterday that it delivered roughly 24,500 electric cars during the third quarter, including 15,800 Model S sedans and 8,700 Model X utility vehicles. sales Tesla Motors New car sales plug-in carsThat total slightly exceeds estimates by at least half of the financial analysts who had projected deliveries from the Silicon Valley maker before their release. The third-quarter.

2016 125

Automakers 'not even trying' to sell electric cars, Tesla says

Green Car Reports

But as it has in so many other areas, electric-car maker Tesla Motors is bucking tradition. Advertising Marketing sales CAFE Tesla Motors plug-in cars legislationWhen it comes to regulatory measures, it's customary for automakers to present a united front to government agencies setting new rules and policies. While the federal government and California Air Resources Board (CARB) are evaluating auto-industry.

2016 95

Texas restores $2,500 electric-car purchase rebate, except for Teslas

Green Car Reports

DON'T MISS: Tesla Loses Legal. Politics rebates dealers incentives Tesla Motors plug-in cars Texas state lawsAh, Texas, the state that was formerly a nation and continues to do things slightly differently. Its politics is bare-knuckle, its hats are big, and so are its ranches. It also generates more renewable wind energy than any other state in the union. Its auto-dealer lobbyists, however, are equally large and powerful.

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Tesla Electric Car Motor?

Electric Cars are for Girls

Which motor is used in the Tesla? And does anyone convert old cars? Hi, Art - The Tesla, I believe, has a 3-phase, 4-pole AC

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Tesla And Panasonic: Partners In Electric Cars, Foes In Home Energy Storage

Green Car Reports

Tesla and Panasonic work closely together on battery-cell production for the carmaker's high-end electric cars. Panasonic currently produces all cells for the Tesla Model S, and also owns a small stake in the carmaker. It's also helping to fund Tesla's massive Nevada "Gigafactory," and will oversee cell-fabrication operations once the factory is. Batteries Tesla Motors plug-in cars Panasonic gigafactory

2015 131

Will GM or Tesla buyers lose electric-car tax credits first?

Green Car Reports

A major contributor to electric-car sales is the program under which buyers of new electric cars qualify for a federal income-tax credit of up to $7,500. Once a manufacturer reaches sales of 200,000 plug-in electric cars (after December 31, 2009), the credits start to phase out for that company's cars. General Motors incentives Tesla Motors tax credit plug-in cars Tesla Model 3

Tesla sues Michigan over ban on direct sales of its electric cars

Green Car Reports

Earlier this month, an application for a dealer license submitted by Tesla Motors was denied by the state of Michigan. That was when a last-minute wording change in state franchise law foreclosed the electric-car maker's ability to sell cars directly to buyers, its business. sales dealers Michigan Tesla Motors plug-in cars dealerships state laws

Tesla now building 2,000 electric cars a week, it says

Green Car Reports

As with any auto manufacturer, the vehicle production rate at Tesla Motors is intensely scrutinized by shareholders, fans, financial analysts, and competitors. Almost two years ago, CEO Elon Musk had said that the electric-car maker expected to be operating at a "run rate" of 100,000 cars a year by the end of 2015. Production assembly Tesla Motors

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