Posts by Eric Loveday

Tesla Model S In Proper Halloween Attire

Halloween Themed Tesla Model S

Here we present a Tesla Model S ready for some trick-or-treating on Halloween. This rather subdued Halloween costume is befitting the Model S’ classic design. Have an image of a plug-in vehicle in Halloween attire?  Share it in comments below and we’ll add it to this post. Happy Halloween from…

4 hours ago by Eric Loveday 1

Porsche Macan

Porsche Macan Next In Line For Plug-In Hybrid Treatment

Soon, every model in Porsche’s lineup (except for possibly the 911) will be offered in plug-in hybrid form.  Right now, there’s the Porsche 918 Spyder, Panamera S E-Hybrid and Cayenne S E-Hybrid (November launch in Europe, early 2015 for U.S.). Next in line for electrification is the Porsche Macan. As…

1 day ago by Eric Loveday 8

Production Of The Toyota RAV4 EV Ceased Earlier This Year

Former Toyota Exec – Future Of Electric Cars Is Dim

It’s time for Toyota (and now ex-Toyota execs) to ease up on electric vehicles in our opinion. Newsflash Toyota: RAV4 EV, Toyota i-Road, Toyota COMS, Scion iQ EV are all pure electric vehicles. Environment 360 reports: “Former Toyota executive Bill Reinert has long been dubious about the potential of electric cars. In…

1 day ago by Eric Loveday 75

McLaren P1 GTR

Wallpaper Wednesday: McLaren P1 GTR

Here’s our Wallpaper Wednesday post presenting the insane plug-in hybrid McLaren P1 GTR. This track-only beast is the world’s most powerful production PHEV. The P1 GTR, like the standard, road-legal P1, proves that the plug-in hybrid route is the future for supercars. *All images are 1,600 by 1,067

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 0

Pay For Charging Via PayPal

ChargePoint Payments Now Possible Through PayPal

Owners of plug-in electric vehicles who frequent ChargePoint stations may be delighted to learn that, effective immediately, you can pay for ChargePoint charging sessions via PayPal. News of adding PayPal to the list of ChargePoint payment options comes via the charging station operator: Plug-in electric vehicle (EV) drivers can now…

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 2

BMW i3 REx

BMW i3 Sales Surpass 10,000 Worldwide

Sales of the BMW i3 commenced last November in Germany.  In its debut month, over 400 units were sold. First BMW i3 sales in the US occurred in May 2014.  After 3 sluggish months of sales in the U.S., the i3 took off by logging more than 1,000 units sold…

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 7