Only 9,648 AA Batteries Are Needed To Power The Mercedes-Benz AA Class.

Mercedes-Benz AA Class Introduced Via SNL – Video

Julia Louis-Dreyfus did a little “tongue-and-cheek” take on electric cars on Saturday Night Live” this weekend with a “commercial” for the all new Mercedes-Benz AA Class. Dreyfus calls the AA Class the “first fully electric luxury sedan powered entirely by AA batteries.” In typical “Saturday Night Live” fashion, there’s more humor than…

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Daimler Shareholders Express Concern Over Automaker’s Lack Of A Tesla Model 3 Competitor

At the German company’s annual meeting, Daimler shareholders voiced concerns about the lack of competitive vehicle offerings. Portfolio manager, Ingo Speich, from Union Investment, said that there is worry that the future of premium German automakers may be at stake. He said the industry is facing “a radical upheaval, driven by attacks from Silicon Valley”. …

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March 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

We can now officially end the “low gas prices hurt plug-in vehicles sales” argument as March banks a 5th consecutive monthly record in the US. Additionally, March had another unexpected bonus surprise, a new all-time record for the US. For March, and estimated ~13,725 plug-ins were sold, good for an impressive…

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The Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive Got A Little Sportier Look For 2015  (InsideEVs/ Tom Moloughney)

Daimler Terminates All Ties With Tesla

This termination has been know for quite some time now, but it was confirmed again at the recent Geneva Motor Show. Tesla had hoped for an extension to its supply deal with Daimler, but that’s not going to happen. Harald Kröger, head of development for electric vehicles at Mercedes-Benz, says…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 42