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The Kia Soul EV - also tall people-ready!

Kia Soul EV Test Drive In Scotland – Video

GreenFleetTV presents its take on the Kia Soul EV. The reviewer basically concludes that the Soul EV is perfect, adding that cabin space is exceptional.  Mr. John Curtis, who is the reviewer in the video above, is 6ft 4in as he mentioned, and has no trouble at all being comfortable…

1 day ago by Mike Anthony 5

Number of registrations of new all-electric passenger cars in Norway – April 2015

Norway BEV Sales At 2,000 & Over 15% Market Share

Norway plug-in electric car sales again reached 20% last month with 1,975 passenger all-electric cars and 584 plug-in hybrids for a total of 2,559. Data includes 282 used imported zero-emission passenger cars and 35 new vans. In other words,almost 3,000 new/used plug-ins added to already over 50,000. We don’t have confirmation…

1 day ago by Mark Kane 12

Hot Laps In McLaren P1

Hot Laps In McLaren P1 – Video

The video description states: “Giving our good friend Stef who is a great writer for Blackflag Jalopnik a few hot laps in the P1. The tires were pretty shagged by this point in the day, but still some great fun was left in them. I am always thankful for the…

1 day ago by Electric CarsTV 1

So many EVs under one roof

Record Breaking Electric Car Parade – Video

At the eighth round of Formula E in Berlin, WAVE Trophy team organized an EV parade. The previous record for such an event stood at 507 on September 22nd 2014 in the Silicon Valley. Germany broke the record by a big margin by bringing 577 electric cars together for the…

1 day ago by Mark Kane 9

Energy Production Q1 2008 – Q1 2015

SolarCity Reports 153 MW Installations in Q1

SolarCity announced another record business expansion in the first quarter of 2015 adding 153 MW of installed solar power. Cumulative power hit 1,212 MW with a strong 237 MW booked. All those MW went to 27,938 new customers in the quarter and 217,595 cumulative, which on average means 5.5 kW….

2 days ago by Mark Kane 4

Tesla Model S EPA Ratings 2015

Tesla Model S EPA Ratings For 2015

Tesla has finally pushed past the 100 MPGe mark with the release of its Model S 70D. What’s interesting is that the 70D, likely heavier than the 60 kWh Model S that it replaces, is actually more efficient than the outgoing model.  This is probably due to the dual-motor setup….

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 41

Tesla Model S P85D (Image Credit: Autocar)

UK Review Of Tesla Model S P85D

What does UK-based Autocar think of the Tesla Model S P85D? Well, Autocar loves the fact that the Model S is a 691 horsepower family sedan that can go from 0-60 in 3.1 seconds, and still function as a long-range (~265 miles) electric that’s cross-country road trip capable with tons…

2 days ago by Mike Anthony 8