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Honda Clarity driven, Sweden's Uniti EV, VW doubts diesel, perplexing plug-in hybrids: Today's Car News

Honda Clarity driven, Sweden's Uniti EV, VW doubts diesel, perplexing plug-in hybrids: Today's Car News

Today, we've got not only a first-drive report on the 2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid, but some thoughts on an ad for the car, along with a new small EV with a twist, and some surprising news about diesels from VW. All this and more on Green Car Reports. We finally have all the details from our... read more

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Uber launches self-driving pilot in San Francisco with Volvo Cars

Electric cars in Europe, CA engine ban, EV100 pledge, new battery cooling: Today's Car News

Today, European electric-car sales, another proposed ban on sales of cars with engines, a new battery-pack cooling approach, and a relocated future Ford electric model. All... read more December 8, 2017 by


 
California state capitol, Sacramento

California bill to ban new fossil-fueled cars by 2040 coming in January

A California lawmaker will propose a bill next month that will ban the sale of gasoline-powered vehicles in the state beginning in 2040. Assemblymember Phil Ting, a Democrat... read more December 8, 2017 by


 
Fisker Orbit self-driving shuttle

Jaguar I-Pace tests, VW exec sentenced, Tesla vs dealers, grim climate news: Today's Car News

Today, Tesla wins one against dealer lobbyists, a VW executive is sentenced for his Dieselgate deception, Canada plug-in sales are in, and the Jaguar I-Pace hits the road... read more December 7, 2017 by


 
Oliver Schmidt

VW Dieselgate exec Schmidt gets maximum jail sentence: 7 years

A Volkswagen manager who pleaded guilty to deceiving regulators in the United States over the emissions of the company's TDI diesel engines has been sentenced to the maximum... read more December 7, 2017 by


 
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Global carbon emissions to rise after staying flat for three years: report

Here’s some not-good news: After three years of minimal growth, global emissions of carbon dioxide are on the rise. So much so that we’re looking at new record... read more December 7, 2017 by


 
2018 Honda Accord

Plug-in Jeep Wrangler, 15-minute fast charge, Exxon not scared, Model 3 sales: Today's Car News

Today, we've got an update on a Tesla poll from six months ago, a plug-in hybrid Jeep we didn't expect, more support for 15-minute electric-car fast charging, and a new word... read more December 6, 2017 by


 
Leaf enthusiasts and owners with first 2018 Nissan Leaf built in Smyrna, Tennessee, Dec 2017

BMW iX3 electric SUV, 2018 Leaf in production, FCA fuel cells, Tesla battery claims: Today's Car News

Today, we have a bit of a Tesla puzzle, a name for BMW's electric SUV, Leafs coming off the lines, and a Twitter poll on alternative fuels. All this and more on Green Car... read more December 5, 2017 by


 
Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy racecar

Visiting Byton, electric-car sales, Camry Hybrid video, natural-gas shutdown: Today's Car News

Today, we've got a visit to electric-car startup Byton, ethical minerals, a Camry Hybrid video road test, and last month's plug-in electric car sales. All this and more on... read more December 4, 2017 by


 
2019 BMW i8 Roadster, 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show

BMW i3 sales halt, Model 3 video, lots of Porsche plugs, LA auto show news: The Week in Reverse

Which pair of European plug-in hybrids got bigger batteries and more rated range for 2018? What were the big stories from this week's surprisingly news-packed Los Angeles... read more December 2, 2017 by


 
Sights of the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show

Self-driving Bolt EVs, why to buy EVs now, Tesla Roadster considered, LA auto show: Today's Car News

Today, we wrap up our Los Angeles auto show coverage, offer buying advice, consider Tesla's latest surprise, and lay out plans for self-driving Chevy Bolt EVs. All this and... read more December 1, 2017 by


 
2018 Hyundai Kona, 2017 Los Angeles auto show

BMW i8 Roadster, plugs for Porsches, Tesla Supercharger sites, waste for fuel: Today's Car News

Today, we've got the world's largest Tesla Supercharger sites, a startling prediction from Porsche, electric Vespa scooters, and a bigger BMW battery. All this and more on... read more November 30, 2017 by


 
2019 Subaru Ascent

LA auto-show cars, Tesla Model 3 tested, electric motorcycles, 2018 Nissan Leaf: Today's Car News

Today, we've got news from the LA auto show, electric motorcycle updates, test data on the Tesla Model 3, and a preview of the 2018 Nissan Leaf. All this and more on Green... read more November 29, 2017 by


 
Tacita electric-motorcycle lineup

Electric motorcycle news: Tacita Electric Cruiser, Energica, KTM, Alta, DigiNow fast charging

New electric motorcycles have recently come onto the market, powered by new technologies in batteries, motors, and charging that make them more capable than their... read more November 29, 2017 by


 
Trumpchi GS7, 2017 Detroit auto show

BMW i3 stop-sale, electric airplanes, 2018 Bolt EV, electric-car market share: Today's Car News

Today, we've got an unexpected and very specific safety issue in BMW i3 electric cars, a battery boost for a forgotten vehicle, a look at electric airplanes, and a 2018 Chevy... read more November 28, 2017 by


 
Prototype production of battery modules for BMW Group’s fifth-generation electric powertrain

Tesla Model 3 video review, Volvo XC90 plug-in range boost, dealers unprepared for electric cars: Today's Car News

Today, we've got a pair of articles on the Tesla Model 3, including a poll; a quiet but important electric-range boost for the 2018 Volvo XC90 T8; and some (more) bad news... read more November 27, 2017 by


 

 
 

 
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