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The Tesla Model S Will Never be a Success.

May 23rd, 2013 at 7:53 am » Comments (1)

[caption id="attachment_1168" align="aligncenter" width="680"] What if Elon Musk had listened to the wisdom of anonymous Internet posters?[/caption] Yes it's a very bold headline with an even bolder picture of a crashed ...more »

More Electric Cars = More Recharging Points Too

May 17th, 2013 at 11:57 am » Comments (0)

[caption id="attachment_1165" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Expect to plug your car in rather than fill it up very soon.[/caption] The number of electric-vehicle charging stations in the United States alone is expected to ...more »

Ford EcoBoost Engine: When Good Hype Goes Bad

February 7th, 2013 at 1:26 am » Comments (2)

[caption id="attachment_1064" align="aligncenter" width="671"] Ford's self-proclaimed "Best motor in the World" fares poorly compared to an electric motor.[/caption] According to an interesting article from Green Car Reports' Antony Ingram, it turns ...more »

Future of Electric Cars Getting Better Each Day

September 13th, 2012 at 10:09 am » Comments (0)

[caption id="attachment_999" align="aligncenter" width="640" caption="Slowly but surely, the image of electric cars is changing..."][/caption] Electric vehicles are polarising. Advocates will point out they are the way of the future, a viable ...more »

Holy electric car Batman, Pope 2.0 has arrived!

September 10th, 2012 at 9:17 am » Comments (0)

[caption id="attachment_994" align="aligncenter" width="550" caption="The Pope\'s New Renault \"Kangoo Maxi\" Minivan"][/caption] Pope Benedict the 16th has been dubbed "the green pope" for his environmental actions and planet-themed speeches. Since he was ...more »

Bob Lutz: The future of electric cars is more range and less cost

September 8th, 2012 at 12:53 am » Comments (0)

[caption id="attachment_991" align="aligncenter" width="550" caption="BMW\'s all electric i3. Not terribly impressive, but it\'s a good start."][/caption] If you believe Bob Lutz, in 40 years from now we'll all be driving around ...more »

US waves goodbye to the gas-guzzlers

September 3rd, 2012 at 9:12 am » Comments (1)

[caption id="attachment_988" align="aligncenter" width="537" caption="Adapt or expire: A big ultimatum for vehicle manufacturers"][/caption] America has put a use-by date on its fuel-hungry fleet. The Obama Administration has finalised the regulations that ...more »