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Volkswagen’s Electrify America EV Charging Network to Rival Size of Tesla’s Volkswagen’s Electrify America EV Charging Network to Rival Size of Tesla’s
- Electrify America is the Volkswagen-bankrolled organization that exists to atone with regulators for the automaker’s diesel scandal, and it’s gearing up to install thousands of chargers across the United States in an effort that is expected eventually to outdo Tesla’s Supercharger network...
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Kia Soul EV Now Offers up to 111 Miles of Range Kia Soul EV Now Offers up to 111 Miles of Range
- The 2018 Kia Soul EV is virtually indistinguishable from the 2017 model except for one very important technical detail: a boost in driving range of nearly 20 percent, to 111 miles. - It’s a distinction that is bound to increase the Soul EV’s appeal among commuters and those who see it as a potential...
Kia Soul EV Now Offers up to 111 Miles of Range »
Bug Juice: Amazon Files Patent for Drone-Based On-the-Fly EV Recharging Bug Juice: Amazon Files Patent for Drone-Based On-the-Fly EV Recharging
- Picture this: An electric car becomes too critically low in charge to reach its destination, so it contacts an automated dispatch center. Some time later, a little battery-carrying drone meets up with the car en route, connecting with a roof-mounted interface on the vehicle, providing extra charge...
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Daimler’s First Electric Trucks Take Manhattan, Aim to Supplant Diesel Daimler’s First Electric Trucks Take Manhattan, Aim to Supplant Diesel
- A pair of 19th-century horse stables served as a backdrop in Manhattan’s East Village as Daimler Trucks unveiled its new electric commercial trucks under the Fuso brand. Just as the horse and buggy was supplanted by motorized carriages—a battle that continues even today— the world’s largest...
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2017 Volkswagen e-Golf Gets A Price (And It’s Not Just The MSRP) 2017 Volkswagen e-Golf Gets A Price (And It’s Not Just The MSRP)
VW’s 2018 E-Golf just had its price revealed, and it’s not all that bad. Cheaper than a new Tesla, for one thing, but the bottom line here is, as always, the bottom line: This better work. And I’m not saying that just for the sake of the planet, but I’m saying it for the sake of VW. After...
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Hyundai Maps Out a Future of Multiple Long-Range EVs, Full Line of Hybrids Hyundai Maps Out a Future of Multiple Long-Range EVs, Full Line of Hybrids
-Driven by regulations, the future of passenger vehicles is increasingly going to be dependent more on battery cells and electric motors and less on fuel tanks and spark plugs. Hyundai hasn’t been at the forefront with electrification technology, but the company has taken a pragmatic and bifurcated...
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1800 Miles per Hour: Ultrafast Charging Tech Moving Far Faster Than Anticipated 1800 Miles per Hour: Ultrafast Charging Tech Moving Far Faster Than Anticipated
- Many who reject the option of an electric vehicle say that they’ll consider one only when EVs have the range for occasional long-distance drives and can recharge about as quickly as you can refill a car’s tank with gasoline. Well, that time is nearly here—a lot sooner than even many experts...
1800 Miles per Hour: Ultrafast Charging Tech Moving Far Faster Than Anticipated »
1800 Miles per Hour: Ultrafast Charging Tech Moving Far Faster Than Anticipated 1800 Miles per Hour: Ultrafast Charging Tech Moving Far Faster Than Anticipated
- Many who reject the option of an electric vehicle say that they’ll consider one only when EVs have the range for occasional long-distance drives and can recharge about as quickly as you can refill a car’s tank with gasoline. Well, that time is nearly here—a lot sooner than even many experts...
1800 Miles per Hour: Ultrafast Charging Tech Moving Far Faster Than Anticipated »
Chargeway Aims to Make Choices at the Charger Easier Than at the Pump Chargeway Aims to Make Choices at the Charger Easier Than at the Pump
-Larger battery packs and more widely available public charging options are two things that should soon ease range anxiety and make electric vehicles a practical option for many more drivers. What’s often omitted from the conversation, however, is that a different sort of anxiety remains, centered...
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What’s More Super Than a Tesla Supercharger? EVgo’s Higher-Power Fast Charger What’s More Super Than a Tesla Supercharger? EVgo’s Higher-Power Fast Charger
- Up until now, Tesla’s Superchargers have been the fastest, highest-power chargers in the United States. But as of the end of February they’ve been topped—with the installation of new 150-kW Combined Charging System (CCS) hardware, part of the network of charging provider EVgo. - There are a...
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