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Cadillac ELR Video Review And Test Drive From TFL

A few months ago we covered an impromptu review and quick-and-dirty 0-60 mph test (in EV mode) of the Cadillac ELR by the Fast Lane Car (that video below), in anticipation of their further more extensive review of the 37 mile, extended range luxury version of the Chevrolet Volt from General Motors.    …

4 days ago by Electric CarsTV 9

This Guy At LG Chem's South Korean Battery Facility Now Gets To Take The Weekends Off As Demand Moves Back To Michigan

LG Chem To Supply 200 Mile Battery In 2016; But To Whom?

Today, LG Chem announced that it is planning on delivering 200 mile batteries in 2016. Here is the fun part.  In making the statement, LG Chem’s CEO Cho Suk-jeh DID NOT specifically call out the automaker (s) who have contracted with the company for their 2nd generation battery product. As LG Chem already…

5 days ago by Jay Cole 85

Cadillac ELR - Not For Tree-Huggers

Here’s Why The Cadillac ELR Is Not A Failure

“Is it too early to call the ELR—at least in sales terms—a failure? Or is it time?” Asked Motor Authority, who then stated: “…having a two-year supply of anything on hand seems like bad business.” More than 1,500 ELRs were in inventory at the time of publication, with Cadillac selling ranging…

7 days ago by Eric Loveday 53

May Sales, Lead By The Nissan LEAF and Fusion Energi Look Make It Three Good Monthly Results In A Row

June 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Mass produced plug-in electric vehicles have been on sale in the United States since December of 2010.  Since then how many times have year-over-year comps been flat or down? Absolutely zero…and it hasn’t even been close. After a setting an all-time record high for EV sales in May with an estimated 12,053…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 39

Sometimes Karma Comes Back to Bite You in the...

What Are The EVs That Have Set The Industry Back?

While the plug-in industry as a whole has been on a unprecedented run since the first of the ‘next generation’ of EVs were introduced 4 years ago, not all plug-in vehicles have done their fair share advancing the segment.  Some have crashed and burned in spectacular fashion. According to the…

4 weeks ago by Jay Cole 37

Simon and NRG eVgo Opening Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Throughout Orange County

Electric Vehicle Sales In The US Hit All-Time High In May

Since the start of the ‘current generation’ of plug-in vehicles in the United States, no one month has ever failed to delivered an improved result over the year prior.  Ever. Including this month, that number is at 42 and counting. However May still caught anyone who follows the EV selling trends off guard, as what…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 44