Posts by Jay Cole

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Kia Crossover Spotted, Will Come With Plug-In Option

An all-new Kia prototype crossover vehicle has been spotted close to the company’s German research and development center. Speculation on what and how this vehicle will fit into Kia’s future lineup abounds. What we can tell you from the spyshots for sure is that it isn’t a replacement for any…

20 hours ago by Jay Cole 5

Tesla Model 3 Render ( (via Stumpf Studio)

Tesla Model 3 Concept Render

Anticipation ahead of the arrival of the 200 mile, $35,000 to $40,000, Tesla Model 3 continues to grow ahead of its scheduled 2017 release. InsideEVs reader James Stumpf, who also happens to be the founder and lead industrial designer at Stumpf Studio, has put his take on the upcoming Model 3, as well as a mock-advert program for…

22 hours ago by Jay Cole 82

Full $3,000 Rebate For The Nissan LEAF In CT

Connecticut Starts $3,000 Electric Vehicle Rebate Program

While some states are currently scaling back rebate and incentive programs in the US, Connecticut is just getting started. Announced on Tuesday by Governor Dannel P. Malloy, buyers of electric vehicles are eligible for up to $3,000 in rebate incentives. “This rebate puts money right back in people’s pockets and…

2 days ago by Jay Cole 18

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Blast From The Past: 1979 Chrysler ETV-1 (videos)

Recently, the folks over at Gas2.0 dug out some interesting old Department of Energy footage pertaining to a “New Beginning” for electric cars – circa 1976, focusing on the Chrysler ETV-1, that we figured we would pass along. Chrysler ETV-1: “The first electric test vehicle developed for US Department of Energy’s Near…

5 days ago by Jay Cole 11