Electric Cars

PEV Battery Lifecycle (NREL)
In brief: The US DOE NREL research says that second use of electric vehicle batteries can offset vehicle expenses and help stabilize the utility grid....
BYD e6
In brief: BYD and Opoli have come to an agreement for the purchase and delivery of 50 BYD e6 electric cars for Opoli's San Diego-based ride-sharing fl...
Tesla Model S (motion)
In brief: Tesla is offering an upgrade package for the Model S 85 and P85D models to add range through a 90 kilowatt hour battery pack, giving 5% more...
Morgan EV3
In brief: New electric version of the classic Morgan 3-wheeler debuts as prototype that may enter production soon. The word The Morgan Three Wheeler i...
Electric Car Motor
In brief: Researchers at the Virginia Commonwealth University believe they've synthesized a magnetic material that could replace rare earth metals for...
Shell at Le Mans 24 Hours 2015
In brief: On Wednesday, students and their cars, all capable of completing the Le Mans 24 Hours race on just about a liter of fuel, were in France for...
A123 Facility
In brief: A123 Systems plans to double their global manufacturing capacity to 1.5 gigawatts within three years by investing $200+ million. The word Ci...
Audi Q5 FCHV
In brief: Audi says they will be expanding their sport utility range to include one with "electric drive" by 2018. The word Audi announced several pla...
GM Baltimore Operations Plant Solar Array
In brief: Newly-LEED-certified, the Baltimore Operations complex in Maryland has added a rooftop solar array to its already-existing solar arrays on i...
2013 Fiat 500e (Aaron)
In brief: FCA is issuing a recall on the Fiat 500e electric car that could affect up to 5,600 vehicles globally. Vehicle in the news Year, Model: Fiat...

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