2016 Scion iM, Mercedes Tesla Rival, Electric-Car Tax Credits: Today's Car News


2016 Scion iM drive event, Philadelphia area, Sept 2015

2016 Scion iM drive event, Philadelphia area, Sept 2015

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Today, we drive the 2016 Scion iM compact hatchback, Mercedes-Benz hints at a Tesla-rivaling electric car, and a new study finds that the majority of electric-car tax credits go to higher-income households. All this and more on Green Car Reports.

The Tesla Roadster 3.0 battery upgrade will cost $29,000, and provide up to 330 miles of range, the company says.

Catch up on last week's most significant news with our Week in Reverse feature and video.

It may be on the way out, but the first-generation Chevrolet Volt topped monthly Canadian plug-in electric car sales once again in August.

Check out one designer's concept for an autonomous electric hearse.

Tesla and Panasonic may be partners in electric cars, but they're likely to be rivals in energy storage, a new report says.

The 2016 Scion iM is a desperately-needed new model for Toyota's "youth" brand, but is it any good? We spent the day driving one to find out.

Car and Driver reviews the 2016 Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell sedan, and finds it unsurprisingly un-sporty.

Mercedes-Benz will reportedly build an all-electric luxury car to rival the Tesla Model S "very soon."

Most Federal electric-car tax credits go to higher-income households, a new study finds.

The 2015 Jeep Renegade is recalled over hacking fears.

Finally, Nissan teases a sporty crossover concept ahead of the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show.

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