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Tesla Model 3 Doesn’t Do Well in First Winter Test

Tesla Model 3
As winter rolls around in Canada and the northern United States, new Tesla Model 3 owners are getting their first look at how the new EV handles cold weather. So far, reports aren’t great. Electrek.co’s Fred Lambert witnessed the issues first hand as he tried...

Volkswagen Ready to Sell 50 Million EVs Over The Next Few Years

Volkswagen ID Buzz Cargo
The interest for electric cars is palpable, and Volkswagen is planning to sell a lot of them. 50 million over the next few years in fact. While that might seem like a whole heck of a lot of them, the fact that there’s a current...

5 Surprising Facts About the Porsche Taycan’s Production

Porsche Taycan Production 4.0 2
The Porsche Taycan has been one of the most talked-about vehicles of the last year and things will only heat up as we learn more and more about Porsche’s upcoming EV. Last month we flew to Zuffenhausen to check out how Porsche plans to build...

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...