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  1. Getting a Charge: Chevy's Volt shocks with economy, mileageRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Texarkana Gazette

    The 2016 Chevy Volt is a plucky little electric hybrid that moves the line forward in some really good ways. That was true when Chevy's plug-in electric-hybrid hit the streets in 2011, and more so now with the second-generation Volt, which is better in every nook and cranny, and nicer on the eye, too.

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  2. Volkswagen could build electric vehicles in North America by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Volkswagen will start producing electric vehicles in North America by the end of the decade , the Wall Street Journal says, citing an interview with Volkswagen North America chief Heinrich Woebcken. Europe's largest automaker is considering starting EV production at either its Mexico or Tennessee plants.

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  3. Enthusiasts, Policymakers Weigh How To Juice Electric Car SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    California, Oregon and Washington state have lofty goals for increasing the number of non-polluting vehicles on the road. To achieve those goals, you and your neighbors will need to buy electric cars at a higher rate that we're seeing now. 1 comment

  4. Imagine how fast this 1,000 horsepower Tesla is going to beRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Boy Genius

    A regular Tesla with all the bells and whistles produces 532 horsepower. This is enough to literally scare people shitless, or thoroughly embarrass the crotchiest of crotch-rockets.

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  5. Recharge Wrap-up: Jason Hughes builds 1,000-hp EV, BMW considers Thai battery factoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Autoblog

    Tesla hacker Jason Hughes is building his own 1,000-horsepower electric vehicle. To propel the insane DIY EV, Hughes is using two Tesla performance drive units powered by two Chevrolet Volt battery packs and six Tesla battery modules.

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  6. When a Tesla Model S and Ferrari drag-race an electric van...what happens?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | GreenCarReports

    Their instant torque gets the cars off the line very quickly, and electric motors are capable of power outputs rivaling those of many of the most muscular internal-combustion engines. The Internet is chock full of videos showing Tesla electric cars as well as various customized vehicles dusting supercars in drag races.

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  7. Grasso's new Tesla reflects growing number of electric vehicle ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... those that are fully electric, such as the Tesla and the Nissan Leaf, as well as hybrid vehicles like the Chevrolet Volt and Ford Fusion Energi, which run on electricity but are backed up by a gasoline tank. Charging stations - where electric car ...

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  8. Nissan Leaf's lead over Renault Zoe narrows in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Autoblog

    The Nissan Leaf has seen its sales steadily decline in the US for a while now. Here, its been eclipsed by the second-generation Chevrolet Volt extended-range plug-in while people await the next-generation version of the all-electric Leaf.

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  9. Peugeot works with Israeli startup on range-extender testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Autoblog

    ... to be lighter than full plug-in hybrid systems while similarly boosting fuel economy. General Motors' Chevrolet Volt is the most notable model with a range extender, and BMW makes a version of its i3 EV with a range extender. Karma, the successor ...

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  10. GM car-sharing service Maven opens in DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... moved to New York City. The service provides cars such as a Chevrolet Malibu, a Cadillac ATS or the electric Chevrolet Volt for $8 an hour, while an SUV such as a Chevrolet Tahoe, a GMC Yukon or Cadillac Escalade costs $14 an hour.

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  11. GM-backed car-sharing service launches in DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Hill

    ... and service disruptions. Maven allows riders to chose from a Chevrolet Malibu, Cadillac ATS or the electric Chevrolet Volt for $8 an hour, or a Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Yukon or Cadillac Escalade for $14 an hour. The app is free to join, and fuel and ...

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  12. Chinese make Investments in American Wireless EV ChargingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | PowerPulse

    Evatran Group, Inc. has completed a strategic investment from Zhejiang VIE Science and Technology Company , a leading manufacturer of automotive parts based in Zhejiang Province, China. The initial investment of $1.6 Million is the first phase of a planned further partnership with Evatran to introduce wireless EV charging product to China, the world's largest EV market.

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  13. GM launches new car-sharing service in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Washington Post

    Drivers in D.C. will be able to take advantage of a new car-sharing service, Maven. Maven, a car-sharing service launched by General Motors, opens for business Monday in the District offering 40 vehicles in 10 lots scattered throughout the city.

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  14. Driven: 2016 Audi A3 e-tronRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... visiting a gas station. That electric-range is shorter than that offered by other plug-in hybrids like the Chevrolet Volt, Ford C-Max and Hyundai Sonata. But this is an Audi, with the style, luxury and image accompanying that badge. The e-tron is ...

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  15. Evatran to enter Chinese marketRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Virginia Business

    Evatran Group Inc. is entering the Chinese market. The Richmond-based company announced Thursday it is forming a joint partnership with Zhejiang VIE Science and Technology to integrate its Plugless power system into electric vehicles in China.

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  16. Evatran and Zhejiang VIE Science and Technology form JV to bring...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Green Car Congress

    Evatran Group and Zhejiang VIE Science and Technology Company have formed a joint venture to integrate Plugless, Evatran's wireless electric vehicle charging system, into the EVs of car manufacturers based in China. The new venture is called Zhejiang VIE Evatran Electronic Technologies Co.

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  17. BMW 7 Series iPerformance hybrid priced at $90,095Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Autoblog

    We've known that a new flagship plug-in hybrid from BMW was coming , but the German automaker hadn't revealed any details or exactly when it would be coming. Now we know both.

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  18. The shocking truth about seven electric and hybrid car mythsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Globe and Mail

    Never before have car buyers been offered such a wide range of efficient powertrain options - there are pure electrics, gas-electric hybrids, plug-in hybrids, and even fuel-cell vehicles like the Toyota Mirai. As a vehicle journalist, I get the opportunity to drive virtually everything on the market.

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  19. Joint Venture Formed to Bring Wireless EV Charging to Chinese Electric Vehicle MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Business Wire

    The new venture is called Zhejiang VIE Evatran Electronic Technologies Co. and was created with an initial investment of $5 million .

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  20. Electric Car Sales Up Despite Low Gasoline PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Scientific American

    ... people were waiting for newer models. For example, General Motors Co. announced the second generation Chevrolet Volt, with an electric-only range of more than 50 miles compared to the previous range of less than 40, early last year. It was first ... 1 comment