'Consumer Reports' Tesla Test, Electric-Car Enthusiasm, Gas Price Drop: Today's Car News


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Today, Consumer Reports tests the new Tesla Model S "Ludicrous Mode," a poll says consumer interest in electric cars may be stagnating, and analysts predict a significant drop in gas prices. All this and more on Green Car Reports.

A new poll shows that buyer interest in electric cars hasn't increased significantly over the past two years.

Consumer Reports tests the new Tesla Model S Ludicrous Mode, and the results lead to skepticism of Tesla's performance claims.

The redesigned 2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid joins the Hertz rental fleet.

Analysts predict the return of $2.00-a-gallon gasoline as production bottlenecks are addressed.

The 2016 Honda HR-V crossover is recalled over missing labels.

The next-generation Mazda CX-9 will be unveiled at the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show in November, and we've already got spy shots of the crossover.

Finally, Tesla says it will test its "Autopilot" autonomous systems with consumer trials.

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