A white Tesla Model 3 is seen during the Vienna Car Show press preview
Hybrids & Electrics

Why Is the Tesla Model 3 So Popular?

Electrified vehicles have become insanely trendy over the last few years, and that’s because of Tesla. Few cars rival Tesla’s focus on tech and energy efficiency. The Tesla you’re most likely to see out and about is the Model 3. But why is the Tesla Model 3 so popular? It’s the least expensive Tesla Teslas aren’t cheap …

Two people stick their head out the sunroof to watch a drive-in movie
Hybrids & Electrics

Electric Cars Are Better for Drive-Ins

Two popular topics during the global COVID-19 pandemic have been electric cars and the resurgence of the drive-in movie experience. VW says that electric cars are “more inevitable” and Walmart is converting many of its locations into drive-in movie spots. Interestingly, both of these topics go hand-in-hand.  Lockdown means time to learn about electric cars …

Tesla Semi Truck will produce zero emissions
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Are Diesel Trucks Illegal?

Diesel trucks are part of a way of life for many. From workhorse ranch pickups to supply chain semis, these machines help transport humans and various products both food and otherwise. Diesel trucks have been the subject of conversation for years. Massive emissions of nitrogen oxide and particulate matter. When will hybrid and EV take …

A silver Ram 1500 on a dirt road climbs over the peak of a hill.
Trucks & SUVs

Where is Ram’s All-Electric Pickup?

The electric pickup segment is set to become a hotbed of activity in the next two years. But, it might do it without representation from Ram, at least for the short-term. Some of the automotive industry giants, such as Ford and General Motors, will have their entries in the all-electric pickup segment very soon. There …

The rear of a white Tesla Roadster sits in a garage hooked up to a charging cable.
Hybrids & Electrics

The Last Tesla Roadster Built is For Sale

Some may not remember this, but Tesla did not always build their own vehicles. Instead, at first, Tesla would buy the Lotus Elise chassis and converted it for electric propulsion. Then, the completed new electric roadster was rebadged as a Tesla. That is how the first Tesla Roadster came into existence. One of those original …

People sit in a Tesla Model 3 car at the first Tesla Center in Shanghai on May 9, 2020
Hybrids & Electrics

Tesla Owners Are Suing Over . . . Paint?

When automakers encounter a manufacturing defect on the line, they typically issue a recall to assist consumers with making necessary repairs. These concerns typically come at the expense of the automaker as well. Unfortunately, some vehicles present with problems that the manufacturer doesn’t take responsibility for, and the burden then falls on the consumer for …