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Tesla extends drive unit, battery warranty on Model S to 8 years, "infinite" miles

In brief: Tesla Motors has extended the drive unit warranty on the Model S to match the battery pack. Vehicle in the news Year, Model: Model S ... Read More

 
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Nissan to lose money on every LEAF battery sold

In brief: After a surprise announcement that the company was dropping battery pack replacement prices, Nissan confirmed that it's also going to lose m... Read More

 
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Daimler, BMW jointly developing common wireless charging tech

In brief: Daimler (Mercedes-Benz) and BMW have agreed to jointly develop and implement a common technology for wireless charging for electric and plug... Read More

 
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BMW i3 poll reveals EV buyer facts that might surprise

In brief: A new poll reveals how buyers and potential buyers of the BMW i3 feel about electrics and has some interesting notes about trade-ins and mor... Read More

 
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Portland, Oregon becomes test bed for electric van, e-NV200

In brief: Portland, Oregon has become a new proving ground for the Nissan e-NV200, which just began production in Europe and may soon to become availa... Read More

 
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2014 Mitsubishi i MiEV becomes lowest-cost electric car

In brief: The 2014 Mitsubishi i MiEV sees a price cut of $6,130, making it the cheapest electric car on the national market. Vehicle in the news ... Read More

 
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Long Beach, California to host 2015 Formula E grand prix

In brief: The seventh Formula E electric FIA-sanctioned F1-style race will happen in Long Beach, California, it was announced this week. The word ... Read More

 
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Lightning Motorcycle announces LS-218 electric superbike

In brief: Lightning Motorcycle has announced a new superbike, the all-electric LS-218. Vehicle in the news Year, Model: LS-218 Manufacturer: Li... Read More

 
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Tesla will build cars in China but won't say when

In brief: Tesla Motors' Elon Musk says that the company will build cars in China in order to sell there, but was unusually closed-mouthed about time f... Read More

 
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Nissan LEAF fire blamed on faulty Bosch charger

In brief: The NHTSA is investigating the possibility that a Bosch charger may have faults that cause the electric car fires. The word A handful of... Read More

 

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