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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.    …

2 weeks ago by Electric CarsTV 10

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…

2 weeks 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…

2 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 54

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…

1 month 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…

1 month ago by Jay Cole 37