While most car manufacturers are quick to refresh and update the models in their lineup, automobile innovator Tesla doesn’t always play by the rules. And while there may have been some expectations of an update to Tesla’s fan favorites Model S and Model X, it seems CEO Elon Musk is more focused on what the …
For years, the Mini Cooper has been known for its unique style, its impressive performance, and its surprisingly roomy interior. Mini Coopers are also loved for their above-average fuel efficiency. Today, the Mini Cooper can get an estimated fuel economy of anywhere between 28 miles per gallon and 38 miles per gallon. While its fuel consumption …
There was an influx of electric vehicles on the market in 2019. Here are the models that are the best according to Consumer Reports.
There is a surge of electric vehicles slated to hit the road in 2020. What are the best ones that nobody is talking about?
Although BMW got an early start on the electrification drive with cars such as the i3, it did not make the most of that lead, eventually falling behind Tesla and Mercedes-Benz in the end. Unlike competitors such as Volkswagen; which last year announced plans to produce 10 million vehicles on its electric platform, BMW chose not to jump into the deep end of …
Auto industry experts expect that the rising cost of fuel combined with increased concern about the environment will inspire drivers to take a greater interest in eco-friendly electric cars. This interest in electric cars has inspired many car manufacturers to work extremely hard developing interesting concepts and innovative electric vehicles that they hope will engage …
These days, electric cars are more common, but this doesn’t diminish the hype surrounding the Tesla 2020 Roadster.
Green cars are all the rage lately, but can be a bit pricey. Check out these affordable car options that are better for the environment.
According to a new report from CarBuzz, there’s a chance Chevrolet will be the first automaker to sell an electric pony car. If the wild rumor turns out to be true, then the next Chevy Camaro is far from dead, even if it has been delayed. And while it sounds crazy at first, the Camaro’s …
BMW recently debuted its newest concept car, the Vision M Next. The car company even recruited a famous composer to help with the car.
James Bond is returning to the big screen in ‘Bond 25.’ And it wouldn’t be a Bond film without a new muscle car to outrace the goons.
Honda has some secret in-the-works projects behind the scenes. The company has long been a fan of testing out new concepts and designs without ever intending for them to go into production, so don’t get too excited just yet. However, our friends over at Autoweek.nl got their hands on some drawings from the Japanese patent offices at …
Audi is charging into the luxury SUV electric vehicle (EV) category with its E-Tron. The category has grown since the stylish Jaguar I-Pace and the quirky Tesla Model X first electrified the market. The Mercedes-Benz ECQ and an electric version of the Porsche Macan are also poised to enter the market in 2020 and 2021, respectively. Recently, …
If BMW were to take everything you like about the M1 and i8 and put them together into one dynamic concept car, what would be the result? You’d get the latest BMW concept car, the BMW Vision M Next. This concept blends future tech ideas and a focus on performance into a cleverly-designed car with …
The 2019 Audi E-Tron is Audi’s first full electric-offering, as crossover SUV the automaker hopes will give Tesla a run for its money. It joins BMW, Polestar, and Jaguar, and several others on the growing list of Tesla’s competitors. The E-Tron rides on a 115-inch wheelbase and measures 193 inches long, meaning it’s a little …
Electric cars have gotten popular lately due to their high-tech vibes and potential to save dollars at the pump, but how do you know which ones are the most reliable? The good news is that most electric vehicles use single-speed transmissions and are less likely to suffer any of the dozens of possible mechanical issues …
When production on the Hummer ceased in 2010, the once popular brand’s image was tarnished due to concerns about its less-than-impressive fuel economy and the impact that this massive vehicle was having on the environment. In addition, rising gas prices also played a part in spelling the demise of the gas-guzzling Hummer but, with the …
Tesla announced the Model Y earlier in 2019, though the media was less than impressed initially. Competitors for the Model Y’s role could theoretically include anything from the Hyundai Kona EV to the Jeep Grand Cherokee. The Model Y is a Model 3-based crossover with room for additional seating and slightly shorter range. Tesla’s Model Y …
If you look at the list of fastest-depreciating cars, you find 3 plug-in vehicles taking some spots usually reserved for luxury models. That’s because of unique circumstances on the market.
Some said electric vehicles couldn’t succeed with cheap gas. But with oil prices rising fast, the next wave of EVs won’t have that problem.
If you want a deal on certain hybrid and electric cars, you have to move quickly. These 5 models are selling faster than any other used vehicle in 2018.
To find an electric car with decent range, it can get expensive (see: Tesla). These EVs offer the best value under $40,000, and you can take the EV tax credit on them, too.
If you’re considering an electric vehicle, here are the 10 best U.S. cities to find a charge for your battery.
While green cars are finally making waves, this segment always suffered from a lack of options. Here are the electric vehicles America needed yet never got.
Though the U.S. plug-in market is growing, these foreign electric cars would get more consumers into EVs.
Here are the 10 plug-in hybrids and electric cars of 2017 that will grab consumers’ attention.
We take a look at the supercars that double as electric vehicles to see if there is anything green to see here.
The Sierra Club sent hundreds of volunteers out shopping for plug-ins, and things got weird. Here are the biggest problems electric car consumers faced.
Is it possible for a Tesla or other plug-in electric vehicle to drive green on coal power? A new study by Bloomberg says yes.
Consumer Reports served up nits electric car reliability ratings for 2016. Here’s how Tesla and other models fared.
2016 electric vehicle sales totals reached new heights. Here are the top 10 sellers of the year.
A new electric vehicle study said many U.S. consumers are unaware of EVs, but there was good news for the segment, too.
In its debut months on the Korean market, Hyundai Ioniq Electric completely dominated the plug-in field. Here’s why this all-new model is so successful.
Ford hasn’t been a leader in the EV space before, but it’s showing it’s serious with a new electric utility vehicle capable of 300 miles on a single charge.
The horse race between Tesla and other automakers is fun, but here’s what’s behind it.
While the Northeast electric vehicles market has been slow to take off, a new survey says the people are ready and willing to plug in.
Every election has debates about spending taxpayer money. With electric vehicle rebates, the decision is spend now or spend more later on health care costs.
On the occasion of a new EV survey, we call out the 5 big obstacles plug-ins face in 2016.
A shift to Toyota electric cars could spell doom down the road for fuel cell vehicles in America.
With sales up and new EV concepts appearing, drivers will need plugs. Good thing there’s been a huge surge in electric vehicle charging stations in 2016.
Brisk November electric vehicle sales have everyone expecting a strong showing to close out 2016. Here are the 6 best-selling plug-ins of the month.
Mini Countryman got bigger and added a plug-in hybrid model for its return at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Here’s a close-up look at the 2017 Countryman.
The Hyundai Ioniq electric vehicle is about to debut with decent range, so why is the automaker already promising more? Here’s how this one can succeed.
Following years of dubious entries, the list of 2017 Green Car of the Year finalists includes only electrified vehicles. Here are the 5 cars in the running.
Based on Donald Trump’s May 26 energy speech in North Dakota, we take a look at how a President Trump electric cars policy would look.
The latest update on President Obama’s electric vehicle program is encouraging. Here are 3 reasons it will make a major impact.
The totals may be a letdown after September, but plug-in sales set yet another monthly record. Here are the 5 best-selling electric vehicles of October.
While Tesla improves self-driving features and other automakers try to go big, what electric vehicle consumers want is something much more practical.
In what looks like the biggest sales month ever for EVs, Tesla’s record September established a slew of new benchmarks for the industry.
While plug-ins are not taking over the market yet, an all-time electric vehicle sales record was set in September. Here are the five best-selling EVs.