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Electric Car News Page 5

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GM begins Spark EV motor production in Baltimore, Maryland

In brief: General Motors has begun production of the electric motors for the Spark EV in its new Baltimore, Maryland plant. Vehicle in the news ... Read More

 
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Fisker lays off 75% of its workforce

In brief: On Friday, April 5, Fisker Automotive announced the layoff of 75 percent of its staff, this announcement coming after Henrik Fisker stepped ... Read More

 
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Aptera founder has new 3-wheeled EV - the TORQ Roadster

In brief: The TORQ Roadster is a speed machine on three wheels that will hit the market in limited production this year with full production coming in... Read More

 
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Washington State may fine gas cars parked in EV charging station spots

In brief: A bill before the Washington State legislature would fine unplugged cars parked in EV charging station spaces. The word Parking in a cha... Read More

 
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Growing the Grid - Nissan speaks with a 97-year-old about infrastructure [video]

In brief: Nissan interviewed Charlie Yeager, a 97-year-old driver who's seen electric cars since their beginnings, about infrastructure and how our cu... Read More

 
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Rio de Janeiro launches electric taxi program with Nissan LEAF taxis

In brief: A partnership between the city of Rio de Janeiro, Nissan of Brazil, and Petrobras Distribution, the fleet of electric taxis began hitting th... Read More

 
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Ford to have a third of all dealerships EV certified by Spring

In brief: Ford is focusing on getting 1/3 of all its dealerships certified to sell electric vehicles in the next few months. The word Ford began i... Read More

 
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Mitsubishi i-MiEV recalled for brake problems

In brief: A dangerous brake flaw has prompted a safety recall of the Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric car. Vehicle in the news Make/Model: 2012 i-MiEV... Read More

 
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Updated Tesla Model X design showcased at NAIAS

In brief: Tesla Motors has unveiled a new preproduction prototype of the 2014 Tesla Model X in Detroit. Vehicle in the news Make/Model: 2014 Mod... Read More

 
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2013 Nissan Leaf made in U.S.A. and price reduced

In brief: The new Nissan Leaf is not made in the U.S. and a new entry-level trim option lowers its price by 18%. Vehicle in the news Make/Model:... Read More

 

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