Crashed EVs

Despite Other Serious Accidents (like this recent Indiana collision), No Chevy Volt Has Ever Had A Lithium Battery Pack Related Fire Incident

Chevy Volt Crashes Into Telephone Pole

Despite repeated attempts to ascertain updated information on the status of the driver involved in this wreck, we’ve been unable to confirm his condition. As reported in late August by Indiana News Center: “A crash on Bass Road west of Scott late Thursday afternoon closed a part of the road.”…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 0

Nissan LEAF Crushed By Falling Tree

Tree Crushes Nissan LEAF – Video

Watch as this Nissan LEAF gets smashed by a falling tree. Fortunately, the driver appears to be unharmed. Uniquely, an in-car camera captures footage of the tree as it strikes the in-motion Nissan LEAF. This is one video that just might startle you…

1 month ago by Electric CarsTV 26

Nissan LEAF Scores Poor In IIHS Small Overlap Test

Consumer Reports Drops Recommended Rating For Nissan LEAF

“Only one among a dozen small cars earned a Good score in the latest crash tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS): the Mini Cooper Countryman. Four others—Fiat 500L, Mazda5, Nissan Juke, and Nissan Leaf— earned the lowest score of Poor.” “As a result, Consumer Reports will…

3 months ago by Eric Loveday 47

Model S Inside Restaurant

Tesla Model S Crashes Into Sushi Restaurant (w/video)

A female driver of a Tesla Model S reportedly lost control of her vehicle at approximately 9:30 PM on Saturday night.  The Tesla crashed through the Shogun Sushi restaurant in Bakersfield, California before coming to a stop within the building. As 23 ABC reports: “Shogun owner, JB Kim says the…

3 months ago by Eric Loveday 80