Audi launches Traffic Light Information V2I service in the US starting in Las Vegas

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Audi is the first manufacturer to launch Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) technology in the US, with the deployment of Traffic Light Information in select 2017 Audi A4, Q7 and allroad models in Las Vegas. We applaud the innovative approach of Las Vegas in working with us on V2I as well as on our various piloted driving demonstrations over the past years.

Toyota To Launch Production Fuel-Cell Vehicle At CES In Las Vegas

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For Toyota''s production fuel-cell vehicle though, the Japanese automaker has chosen January''s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Typically, the latest new vehicles are released at one of the year''s major auto shows--January''s Detroit Auto Show, for example, or the Geneva Motor Show in March. Toyota has previously showed several

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2012 Tesla Model S Drives From L.A. To Las Vegas On A Single Charge

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The MotorTrend editorial team must have spent more time behind the wheel of the 2012 Tesla Model S than any other automotive journalists to date. Not only did MotorTrend get to borrow the personal 2012 Tesla Model S Signature Sport belonging to Tesla CEO Elon Musk for a few days to test the real-world range of the $100,000 luxury sedan, but it

Faraday Future Chooses Nevada For Electric-Car Plant

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Las Vegas Manufacturing plug-in cars nevada Faraday FutureLast month, Faraday Future announced that it was considering sites in California, Georgia, Louisiana, and Nevada for a $1 billion electric-car plant. Now, it appears Nevada is the preferred location for the plant, which will build the electric car Faraday plans to launch in 2017. Faraday--which is backed by Chinese billionaire Jia Yueting--could.

Las Vegas Gambles On Chevrolet Volt For City Fleet

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Las Vegas is better known for its excess than its frugality, but city bosses are turning that image around by trialling a fleet of electric cars, the first of which is GM's range-extended electric vehicle, the 2011 Chevrolet Volt. The trial will make the city the only government agency in the state to test electric vehicles. So far the Volt is

2016 Toyota Prius Spy Shots

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Ahead of a preview September 8 in Las Vegas, and an official debut at Frankfurt, spy photographers already found the 2016 Prius, uncloaked, in Malibu, California. And here it is: the 2016 Toyota Prius. ALSO SEE: Coming This Fall: The Return Of Cheap $2 Gas The Prius was widely expected to adopt some of the look of the Toyota Mirai fuel-cell car

Naked Brammo Empulse Amps Up Electric Motorcycle Sex Appeal (Video)

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The company built a cutaway version of its Brammo Empulse R for the Consumer Electronics Show held in Las Vegas last January. Electric motorcycle maker Brammo knows how to attraction attention: Get naked.

Faraday has 64,000 reservations: why they're different from Tesla's

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Faraday Future unveiled its first production electric car, the FF 91, last month at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The public debut of the much-hyped luxury utility vehicle generated considerable interest from potential customers. At least, that's how it looks at first glance. DON'T MISS: Faraday Future unveils FF 91, its first. plug-in cars Faraday Future FF 91

Formula E car makes first public demonstration run in Las Vegas

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Following its presentation at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2013, and its debut track run at La Ferté Gaucher, near Paris, France, the Spark-Renault electric SRT_01 E made its first dynamic public appearance in Las Vegas at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV: Production Electric Car Unveiled At CES

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Chevrolet unveiled the Bolt electric vehicle as a concept car at last year's Detroit Auto Show and today at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas it showed the production version. Most notably, the car, officially called the Bolt EV, promises more than 200 miles of range on a full charge and a price that should come in below $30,000. Green

Most autonomous cars shown at CES are electrified: preview

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The annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has become a major venue for automakers. Increased interest in connectivity and autonomous driving, as well as collaborations with tech companies, have led to a greater automaker presence at CES, held just before the annual Detroit Auto Show. Last year, General Motors chose CES, and not the auto. CES plug-in cars Consumer Electronics Show Faraday Future

CES Preview: VW Budd.e Concept, Chevy Bolt EV, Faraday, Ford Mystery, And More

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Despite its name, the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is now effectively an auto show. The increasing importance of in-car technology and autonomous driving has brought the automotive and electronics closer together than ever before. Carmakers have had a big presence at CES over the past few years, and tech companies and. Green Auto Show CES Chevrolet Bolt EV Faraday Future

CES 2015: 3 Things We Learned From Mercedes, Ford, Audi, Toyota & More

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The 2015 Consumer Electronics Show took over Las Vegas this week, and more than ever, we’ve been given a glimpse into how the automotive industry may evolve and advance, technologically. We scoured the convention halls in Sin City—trust us, with all the techies in town, the biggest sin may have been all the awkward eyewear this

2016 Toyota Prius: Full View Photos Finally Leaked

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With the 2016 Toyota Prius scheduled to make its global debut in Las Vegas on the evening of September 8, you had to figure that photos of the car would leak out at some point. And so they have. After years of spy shots of camouflaged Prius development mules, pre-production prototypes, and test vehicles, now we can see the actual lines of the 2016. Future Cars 2016 Toyota Prius

Toyota reveals plans to power homes in an emergency

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As the brand reiterated its support for hydrogen fuel cell technology at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week, the carmaker also revealed how it plans to use the [.].

Faraday Future unveils FF 91, its first production electric car; deposits open, no price given

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Faraday Future unveiled its FF 91 electric car on the sidelines of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The battery-powered 1,050-horsepower vehicle is intended to rival (or perhaps best) anything Tesla Motors may have up its sleeve. As an upright crossover, it appears to be designed to rival the Tesla Model X—and perhaps the future. Autonomous cars CES Consumer Electronics Show Faraday Future FF 91

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV Specs Released: Battery Pack, Motor Power, And More

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The production version of the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV 200-mile electric car made its auto-show debut this morning in Detroit, after last week's global unveiling at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. But while the car was familiar, Chevy provided some eagerly sought information on the car's specifications. The capacity of the Bolt EV's. Detroit Auto Show plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

Tesla Hopes To Hire Hackers To Ensure Security Of Its Cars, Present And Future

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Tesla Motors, for example, recently attended the Def Con security conference in Las Vegas in order to hire hackers to develop The term "hacker" conjures up images of shady individuals stealing your personal details through loop-holes in your internet security, but in the modern world a professional hacker can actually provide a valuable skill.

GM Won't Fund CCS Fast-Charging Sites For 2017 Chevy Bolt EV

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The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV has received largely positive reviews for the production version unveiled last week at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. And as the first affordable 200-mile electric car, expected to go on sale before the end of this year, it will likely reset consumer expectations of what an electric car can be. But having a. Green Auto Show CES Combined Charging Standard (CCS) DC Rapid Charging Fast Charging charging infrastructure plug-in cars

Electric-car hopeful Faraday Future wants to test autonomous cars in Michigan

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Faraday broke ground on a factory in North Las Vegas, Nevada, earlier this year, and is reportedly looking into a second factory site in Vallejo, California. Chinese-backed carmaker Faraday Future is still likely a few years away from releasing its first electric car, but the company is quickly expanding its operations and footprint.

Lexus customises hybrids for Las Vegas show

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Lexus has pimped its range of hybrid vehicles as it heads to the 2010 SEMA auto trade show in Las Vegas this week. Tags: Lexus hybrid Las Vegas SEMA Show The luxury car maker let some of America’s top custom car specialists loose on its hybrid models to give them a whole new look in time for the show, which opens today [.].

Electric-car intender Faraday Future wants 2nd factory, in California this time

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Faraday is moving ahead with plans for a factory in North Las Vegas, Nevada, and has said it plans to start car production within two years. Chinese-backed startup Faraday Future still hasn't released details of its first production electric car, but it's already eyeing a second factory. While the company would seem to have many challenges ahead. Manufacturing California plug-in cars Faraday Future

Tesla CTO Hikes Hacking Bounty To $10K (And Does A Shot)

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And, since he was a newbie at the annual hacker convention in Las Vegas, Straubel had to do more than shake hands. Tesla Motors chief technology officer JB Straubel appeared at Def Con last week to thank the hackers who uncovered vulnerabilities in Model S electric car software. Organizers made him take a shot of Glenlivet scotch--a Def Con. Security software Tesla Motors plug-in cars hackers software update

100 Tesla Model S Cars Join Las Vegas Project 100 Sharing Scheme

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Let's assume for a moment that you're interested in electric cars. Not a far-fetched idea, since you're reading a blog called "Green Car Reports".) You're intrigued by the growing number of options in extended-range vehicles like the Chevrolet Volt, but most of all, you're interested in fully electric rides. The Nissan Leaf isn't quite your

2016 Toyota Prius: Leaked Technical Details Confirm e-AWD Option On Higher Models

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And that's after two reveals, in Las Vegas and at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show. The 2016 Toyota Prius was unveiled earlier this month, but Toyota was short on details regarding the new hybrid. But some additional information is now available, albeit unofficially. DON'T MISS: 2016 Toyota Prius: Few Details At Global Launch Of 55-MPG Hybrid. all-wheel drive

Delphi & Mobileye to showcase Centralized Sensing Localization and Planning (CSLP) autonomous driving system in public demo at CES 2017

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Delphi Automotive PLC and Mobileye will showcase their Centralized Sensing Localization and Planning (CSLP) automated driving system—which will be ready for production by 2019—on a 6.3-mile urban and highway combined public route in Las Vegas for CES 2017.

2016 Toyota Prius: Photos, Few Details At Global Launch Of 55-MPG Hybrid

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The new 2016 Toyota Prius hybrid made its debut in Las Vegas Tuesday evening, where 350 guests watched the latest model of the world's most popular hybrid car raised into the night sky at an elaborate event to mark its global launch. But "it's not just about MPG any more," according to the press release--and that's the message from the launch. Fuel Economy

Hyundai Electric Car, 2016 Toyota Prius Spy Shots, Tesla Store Tweaks: Today's Car News

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Our spy photographer captured the 2016 Toyota Prius uncloaked ahead of its September 8 reveal in Las Vegas. Today, a possible all-electric version of Hyundai's "Prius fighter" dedicated hybrid model, spy shots of the 2016 Toyota Prius, and updates to Tesla's retail stores. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Catch up last week's news with our. Today in Car News

2016 Toyota Prius To Debut Next Month, Prior To Frankfurt Show

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Toyota Motor Corporation has confirmed to Bloomberg that the fully redesigned 2016 Toyota Prius will be shown in Las Vegas on September 8, 2015—ahead of its anticipated debut at the Frankfurt Auto Show later next month. The fourth-generation Toyota Prius is fast approaching.

2016 Toyota Prius: Power Outputs, Dimensions, AWD Revealed As Info Trickles Out

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Toyota was shy on specifics when it unveiled the redesigned 2016 Prius hybrid in Las Vegas last month. But at an event in Japan this week, the carmaker was more generous with details on the upcoming fourth-generation Prius. The company used this event to reveal information on the Prius' powertrain technology, as well as the trim levels that will. all-wheel drive

Audi staging 550-mile piloted drive from Silicon Valley to Las Vegas for CES in Audi A7 Sportback concept

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Audi is staging a 550-mile (885 km) piloted drive from Silicon Valley to Las Vegas, Nevada for CES this week using the Audi A7 Sportback piloted driving concept car. Earlier post.) The test drive in real world traffic and road conditions represents a joint effort by the Volkswagen Electronics Research Laboratory (ERL) und Volkswagen Group Research and Development. The A7 piloted driving concept utilizes the latest advanced systems developed by Audi.

Why Faraday Future's luxury electric car is named FF 91

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Faraday Future unveiled its FF 91 electric car at a special event held during the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last week. It's a crossover-utility vehicle with a claimed 1,050 horsepower and 378-mile range, the latter courtesy of a 130-kilowatt-hour lithium-ion battery pack. Aside from those ambitious performance claims, the FF 91. plug-in cars Startups Faraday Future FF 91

Next Nissan Leaf, Faraday at CES, electric Fords, Tesla Autopilot update: The Week in Reverse

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And what did we learn at the gigantic Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas? Which U.S. automaker dropped some bombshells about its future plans for electric cars, and Mexico too? This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending on Friday, January 6, 2017. Friday, we covered a new $150. The Week In Reverse

2016 Toyota Prius Preview Video

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Recently in Las Vegas, and also at the 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show, Toyota gave the world a first look at the 2016 Prius. One of the most important new cars of the 2016 model year isn’t some 600-horsepower sports car, or a big crossover wagon. It’s the hybrid that started it all, or at least made hybrids what they are today. ALSO SEE. Auto Show

Faraday puts up $75 million bond to reassure Nevada on factory

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it's the proposed Faraday Future factory in North Las Vegas. Following its successful bid for the Tesla lithium-ion battery "Gigafactory," Nevada landed a second electric-manufacturing project as well. But Nevada lawmakers have since expressed concern over Faraday's ability to meet the financial requirements of a deal meant to enable the. Manufacturing incentives plug-in cars nevada Faraday Future

BMW demos self-driving high-speed slides

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Revealing the new technology at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas this week, BMW demonstrated how it can maintain safety even when the car’s drive is [.].

Solar panels are great, but let’s keep them off our cars… for now

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This week at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, Ford Motor Company unveiled a new concept car that it said could revolutionise how electric cars charge forever.

Ford reveals solar-powered C-Max hybrid concept

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Ford is to reveal a new solar-powered hybrid concept vehicle at the International CES in Las Vegas next week.

Faraday Future imperils electric-car factory, misses payment to contractor

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To achieve that goal, the company is building a new factory in North Las Vegas, Nevada, at a stated cost of $1 billion. The Faraday Future company has said it aims to put its first electric car into production within two years. Faraday broke ground on the factory in April, although significant work did not begin until July. Now, it may have halted. Manufacturing plug-in cars nevada Faraday Future

Chevrolet offers sneak peak of Spark EV Tech

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The vehicle is set to debut as part of the SEMA Show, which will run from November 5-8 in Las Vegas, where the company will also introduce performance-themed concept[.].