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Cadillac Extends ELR’s Free Charging Station Offer Into Canada

Cadillac announced that early adopters in Canada, those who decide to purchase the ELR soon, will receive a complimentary 240-volt home charging station and installation for free, just like in the US. Full charge takes about 4.5 hours. Uwe Ellinghaus, chief marketing officer global Cadillac, stated: “The ELR’s blend of leading…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 11

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August 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

With three strong automakers consistently selling 2,000 or more plug-in vehicles every month (Nissan, Ford and General Motors), and two others also capable of reaching that level (Toyota, Tesla), seeing monthly sales cross the 10,000-level is becoming the norm. Last month in July an estimated 10,533 were sold, which was…

4 weeks ago by Jay Cole 46

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General Motors Compares Cadillac ELR To Tesla Model S

It’s advertising 101…make a product appear superior by selectively choosing and then listing features that the competitive product lacks (or offers only as optional). General Motors put out this Cadillac ELR – Tesla Model S comparison PDF in which the ELR clearly seems superior. We won’t argue for one plug-in…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 73

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Translogic Drives Cadillac ELR – Video

Recently, Jonathon Buckley from the Translogic series checked out the Cadillac ELR on Tesla’s home territory – California. In the short presentation, we see a lot of comparisons to Chevrolet Volt, from which ELR inherits its drivetrain (improved in terms of performances) and battery pack, but sadly not the price….

2 months ago by Mark Kane 7

The Mercedes-Benz B-Class ED Arrived In The US In July!

Another Record For July EV Sales In The US As Nissan And GM Lead

Another record month of electric vehicles sales was logged in July for the US, as an estimated 10,533 plug-ins were sold.  Compared to a year ago’s 7,892 sold, a 34% increase was realized. If that good news statement sounds familiar…well, it should, as it marks the 32nd consecutive monthly record set in America. In other words,…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 14

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July 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

What started out as an improving plug-in sales environment in the United States for 2014 has turned into an unstoppable force as the past two month have showed unparalleled growth. Previously in June,  an estimated 11,893 plug-ins were sold, which was up 43% from June of 2014 – a result…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 57

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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.    …

3 months ago by Electric CarsTV 11