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Best Electric Cars 2019 Nomination: Tesla Model 3

Tesla Model 3
There were times when we wondered if the Model 3 would even make it in time to be considered for the Best Electric Car 2019 title. As with everything at Tesla, the Model 3 is over the top, exclusive, packed with technology, and not...

Best Electric Cars 2019 Nomination: Nissan LEAF

Best Electric Car 2019 Nissan LEAF
The Nissan LEAF can be credited with introducing North Americans to the electric car. When the first-gen LEAF hit the market back in 2010, we had hybrids and even plug-in hybrids, but no fully-electric vehicles. Today, the LEAF actually has quite a bit of competition...

Best Electric Cars 2019 Nomination: Hyundai IONIQ EV

Hyundai IONIQ EV IZEV Program
The first time I heard about the Hyundai IONIQ EV was back in early 2017 when I test drove the hybrid version. At the time Hyundai was mighty proud of the promised 200 kilometers of range (125 miles). Today, just about every EV on the...

Drift Your Tesla Model 3 With All-New Track Mode

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You wouldn’t expect anything less from Tesla, really. The California automaker has recently started to roll out a new driving mode called Track for its new Model 3 Performance and in the process turned its entry-level EV into a proper track-ready drifting machine. Track mode...

Volkswagen Is Planning to Cut Tesla Off At The Pass With A $21,000 EV

Volkswagen I.D. Concept
This is not the first time that a car manufacturer initiates a plan to overthrow Tesla as a large (relatively speaking) provider of electric cars. While VW awaits the green light from its supervisory board, we think the odds that they will launch a very...

Meet the Convertible Tesla Model S Roadster

Ares Tesla Model S Convertible
Convertible electric vehicles aren’t really a thing yet, with the exception of the smart Fortwo of course. Thankfully, Italian design firm Ares has your back if you want to feel the wind in your hair in an electrified vehicle that isn’t a smart. Well, kind...

Best Electric Cars 2019 Nomination: Chevrolet Bolt

2018 Chevrolet Bolt
Chevrolet called the Bolt EV the first affordable long-range electric vehicle when it was put on sale two years ago. Now, you could argue that a car that costs north of $44,000 isn’t affordable, and you’d be right. What you can’t argue is that there...

Volkswagen And Ford To Team Up For Future Products

Dr. Herbert Diess, Chairman of the Board of Management of Volkswagen AG and Chairman of the Board of Management of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand
The are many reasons for this pairing up. One is without a doubt, trucks. While Volkswagen’s had the Amarok in its fleet for nearly 10 years now, the meat of the truck market remains in North America. Volkswagen clearly intends to supply the US and...

2019 Audi e-tron Quattro Colors and Trims Leaked?

Audi e-tron Quattro colors and specs
Information on the new 2019 Audi e-tron Quattro’s available colors and standard equipment seems to have leaked online this morning. This certainly isn’t on the same level as when that guy showed a photo of the what appeared to be the new Shelby GT500 on...

Austria Ups Speed Limit for EVs: The Best Incentive?

Autstria increases speed limit for EV
Like most governments around the world, incentives continue to be necessary to get more consumers interested in purchasing or driving electric cars. While cashbacks and access to reserved lanes are common just about everywhere, the Austrian Government has stepped up with two other enticements that...