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Electric Car Sales in UK Have Record Month

Electric Car Sales in UK Have Record Month

The UK saw record electric car sales last month, with more sales reported in March than in all of 2019, The Guardian reported. In a reflection of a downturn in sales in the wider automobile market, March also had the lowest number of total car registrations for the month in 24 years. The lobby group […]

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    Tesla Can Clear Trees for New EV Factory, German Court Rules

    Tesla Can Clear Trees for New EV Factory, German Court Rules

    Tesla can continue clearing a forest outside Berlin in order to build a new Gigafactory factory, a German court ruled Thursday. The company is planning its first European electric car and battery factory in the town of Gruenheide, but local environmental groups opposed the tree clearing necessary to construct it, Reuters explained. The court had […]

    Tesla Launches a Futuristic Electric Truck​​

    Tesla Launches a Futuristic Electric Truck

    Tesla just unveiled its first electric truck. CEO Elon Musk showed off the new design at a launch event at the company’s Design Studio in Hawthorne, California Thursday. “We need sustainable energy now,” Musk said, according to Reuters. “If we don’t have a pickup truck, we can’t solve it. The top 3 selling vehicles in […]

    Tesla Unveils 2nd Mass-Market EV: The Model Y

    Tesla Unveils 2nd Mass-Market EV: The Model Y

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveiled the company’s second mass-market electric vehicle at its Southern California design studio Thursday night: the Model Y. The car is a compact SUV that will have a range of 300 miles, The Verge reported. Three versions will be available for sale in fall of 2020: a ,000 long-range version, a […]

    Mass-Market Electric Pickup Trucks and SUVs Are on the Way

    Mass-Market Electric Pickup Trucks and SUVs Are on the Way

    By Venkat Viswanathan and Shashank Sripad Electric vehicles — specifically, the Tesla Model 3 — are dominating the U.S. market for premium sedans, but are barely even on the radar in the busiest automotive category, which includes SUVs and pickup trucks. The immediate reason is economics, but it has a lot to do with physics […]

    Tesla’s $35,000 Electric Car Is Finally Here

    Tesla’s $35,000 Electric Car Is Finally Here

    Three years after it was first announced, Tesla‘s Model 3 is now available for $35,000 in the United States, The Verge reported Thursday. “We are incredibly excited to announce that the standard Model 3, with 220 miles of range, a top speed of 130 mph and 0-60 mph acceleration of 5.6 seconds is now available […]

    Every Toyota, Lexus Model to Have Electrified Option by 2025

    Every Toyota, Lexus Model to Have Electrified Option by 2025

    One of the biggest sources of greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S. is from burning fossil fuels for transportation, so accelerating the electrification of our planes, trains and automobiles is crucial in a clean energy future. In a recent interview with CNBC‘s Squawk Box, Bob Carter, executive vice president of sales for Toyota Motor North […]