Firmware 6.0 Release Notes

Tesla Model S Firmware 6.0 – Video

KmanAuto gives us another Tesla Model S installment, this time with the new 6.0 firmware update, which was recently released. A few have reported some minor issues/complaints with the previous firmware. Kman and some others who received firmware 6.0 have already given it very positive feedback. For those who own a…

2 days ago by Mike Anthony 3

Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid in Detroit

Review: Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid (Video)

Despite the fact that the average plug-in Panamera S e-Hybrid sold in the United States has gone for about $115,000 (base MSRP starts at $97,095 incl. delivery), Porsche has now sold about 700 copies (698 actually) in the car’s first 10.5 months on the market. Given there is very little marketing of the…

4 days ago by Jay Cole 1


Volkswagen Golf GTE Production – Video

Witness the first batch of plug-in hybrid Volkswagen Golf GTE’s as they roll down and off the assembly. The Golf GTE is VW’s first mass-produced plug-in hybrid.  Volkswagen’s first PHEV, the XL1, is a limited-production model sold in select markets with a high price tag. Currently, Volkswagen says it has…

6 days ago by Electric CarsTV 3

Jay Leno's "EV Grin".

Jay Leno Drives EVSR (w/video)

Lots of activity over on the EVSR front – the other day while on his latest tour, Jay Leno stopped by to take  EVSR #82 for a ride.  Did he like it?  See for yourself: EVSR is the all-electric race team that made some history on the Mt. Washington Auto…

7 days ago by Ted Dillard 2