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Porsche 911 Carrera GTS - Hopefully Someday This Will Be Offered As a Plug-In

Porsche 911 Plug-In Hybrid “Possibly” Next Porsche PHEV

Porsche already introduced three plug-in hybrid models and it seems that an additional two are coming soon (Macan and 911): Panamera S E-Hybrid Cayenne S E-Hybrid 918 Spyder Macan plug-in hybrid (within 1-2 year) 911 plug-in hybrid 911 is of course a new proposition put forth by CEO Matthias Mueller. A…

4 hours ago by Mark Kane 2

Audi R8 e-tron piloted driving technical concept car

Audi Reveals R8 e-tron Piloted Driving Concept

At the CES Asia show, Audi unveiled the 2015 R8 e-tron, which as you know has 450 km (280 miles) of range (NEDC) on 92 kWh battery and sprints from 0-62.1 mph in 3.9 seconds. But this new R8 e-tron is different, because it can enjoy the performance itself, without…

5 hours ago by Mark Kane 3

TTXGP and the IOM, ca 2009

The Complete TTXGP Summary

For most of us, the not-so-long-lived saga of the TTXGP, (the all-electric motorcycle road racing series founded by Azhar Hussein), was almost impossible to follow.  Through it’s initial concept, fits and starts and sanctioning drama throughout each season, along with posts and discussions online flavored with generous doses of, uh,…

8 hours ago by Ted Dillard 0

Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine

Volvo XC90 T8 PHEV First Drive Recap

Volvo Cars already began in its Torslanda plant in Gothenburg, Sweden production of the new XC90 (on three-shifts), which attracted nearly 30,000 pre-orders. Some 20% of them (probably around 6,000) are for the plug-in hybrid version T8 Twin Engine, although the company wasn’t really ready for so many PHEVs. First…

9 hours ago by Mark Kane 5

2015-2016 Chevy Spark EV - Now Featuring LG Chem Cells And Assembled at GM's Brownstown Battery Plant

LG Chem Says It’s Ready To Supply 300 Mile, 120 kWh Batteries

During the 28th Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition in Goyang, South Korea, earlier this month, LG Chem announced that they were ready to supply much larger lithium-ion batteries packages to those interested in producing all-electric vehicles that would rival the Tesla Model S in range. More specifically, the battery maker says it can…

14 hours ago by Jay Cole 89

Nissan LEAF Next To Tesla Model X

Spotted: Tesla Model X Next To Nissan LEAF

These images come to us via Volkswagen enthusiast site, VWVortex.com. The Tesla Model X seen here next to the Nissan LEAF is out testing in Los Altos, California, a city near Tesla’s sites in Palo Alto and Fremont. The perspective of the image above makes the LEAF and Model X…

15 hours ago by Eric Loveday 28