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Battery Swapping Is Here

Tesla Details First “Pilot Program” Battery Swap Station

Earlier today we reported that Tesla’s first battery swapping station was live at Tesla’s Supercharging location in Harris Ranch California (ok, actually it is across the street from the existing chargers). Now Tesla has put together a little press release of their own on the subject.  Of note, the company is…

1 day ago by Jay Cole 47

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2016 Chevrolet Volt Interior Partially Revealed

Do you think we’re the kind of people that comb over videos in HD looking for details that normal, well-adjusted people miss?  Well then, you’d be right. Here’s the video that was just released if you’d like to watch it.  Here’s what we were able to glean from it.

2 days ago by Ted Dillard 31

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BMW Equips 5 Series GT With Plug-In Hybrid Tech

BMW equips a 5 Series GT with the eDrive and TwinPower Turbo technology to showcase the future of plug-in hybrids. The ongoing development and refinement of hybrid drive systems under the Efficient Dynamics program is geared in particular to maximizing the amount of time the vehicle spends in electric mode….

3 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 8

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Chevy Spark EV Deemed Ugliest Car Of 2014

And the ugliest “redesigned or new 2014 car model” is…the 2014 Chevrolet Spark EV. That’s according to a CarInsurance.com survey released recently, in which respondents ranked a car’s ugliness.  Per CarInsurance.com: We asked Kelsey Mays, consumer affairs editor at Cars.com, to identify the new and redesigned 2014 vehicles that seem…

4 days ago by Eric Loveday 47

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Next-Generation 2016 Chevy Volt To Resemble Corvette

According to General Motors’ global head of design, the next-generation 2016 Chevrolet Volt will feature subtle design elements from today’s Corvette: “As Malibu and Cruze and Volt come to market, you’ll be able to see a subtle link between some of the form vocabulary for all of them and Corvette.”…

5 days ago by Eric Loveday 27

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Nissan LEAF Level 2 Charger Giveaway

Nissan recently announced a Level 2 charger giveaway promotion.  Here are all the details: This offer applies to all new MY2013 or later Nissan LEAF vehicles (i) purchased or leased from a participating dealer that is located in Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Orlando-Daytona, Raleigh-Durham, Salt Lake City,…

6 days ago by Eric Loveday 9

$99 BMW i3 Lease Deal

BMW i3 Lease Deal: $99 Per Month

We’ve come a long way from the days when the monthly lease rates for the BMW i3 were in the $700 to $1,000 range. InsideEVs contributor Peder Norby alerted us to this deal: “Heck of a deal from BMW of Vista on a $45,200 BMW i3 (not a base stripped…

1 week ago by Eric Loveday 18