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Tesla CEO Elon Musk on The Colbert Report

Elon Musk On The Colbert Report – Video

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk appeared on The Colbert Report last week.  And to say that it was not Mr. Musk’s typical interview would be an understatement! Here are a couple of points worth mentioning from the video: The next major version of Model S software update will allow the…

17 hours ago by Electric CarsTV 9

We Caught Robert Healey, BMW's EV Infrastructure Manager Doing "Pump" Duties With His Company's New i DC Fast Charger At Plug-In 2014!

BMW Launches New Low Cost DC Fast Chargers From $6,458

Today from Plug-In 2014 in San Jose, BMW announced a new DC fast charging unit that can top up an all-electric i3 to 80% in about 30 minutes. Why is that significant? Well, acquiring and setting up a conventional DC fast charger is a very daunting proposition.   They are traditionally…

2 days ago by Jay Cole 74

Toyota RAV4 EV

Toyota Gives Up On Pure Electric Vehicles

Toyota is done with electric vehicles and is now shifting towards hydrogen fuel cell vehicles. The two currently made Toyota EVs, Scion iQ minicar and RAV4 EV will most likely be out with a fuel cell powered Toyota vehicle claimed to be in showrooms in 2015. Oddly, Toyota’s Head of…

5 days ago by Mike Anthony 97

Chevy Sonic Z Spec Concept

200-Mile Chevy Sonic EV Coming In 2016

The source, The Truth About Cars, is known for sometimes being highly speculative and for starting some rather crazy rumors, so take this as unconfirmed at this point in time: “The upcoming pure electric vehicle being discussed in the wake of the Opel Ampera’s demise will also be sold in…

6 days ago by Eric Loveday 90