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2015 New York Auto Show: Green Car Preview

2015 New York Auto Show: Green Car Preview

Auto-show season continues in the Big Apple next week with the 2015 New York Auto Show, and we're getting ready to bring you all of the latest green concept and production car debuts. Before the doors open at the Javits Center, here's our list of new mass-market models we're expecting to be...

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Tesla Model S P85D, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

West Coast Electric Highway, Tesla Model S Smart Nav, BMW's First Electric Car: Today's Car News

We've got lots of electric-car news today, including the chances of California joining the West Coast Electric Highway, new navigation features for the Tesla Model S, and a... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
1972 BMW 1602e

BMW Releases New Video On First Electric Car: 1972 BMW 1602e

Today's BMW i3 may be the first electric car available to the public in large quantities from the Bavarian brand, but it's certainly not BMW's first-ever electric vehicle... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Concept-S, 2014 Paris Auto Show

Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid: Major Refinements Planned

Anyone in the U.S. who wants to buy a Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid crossover has had to exercise incredible patience. The Outlander plug-in went on sale in Japan in... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
2014 BMW i3

BMW i3 Electric Car: Ultimate Guide

Ever since we got wind of BMW's 'Megacity' electric vehicle, it's been one of the most anticipated electric cars around. Now, it's simply another electric car available to... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
2015 Mitsubishi Lancer

Mitsubishi Gives Up On Sedans, To Make Only SUVs Henceforth

With the 2012 departure of Suzuki from the U.S. market, the title of "most challenged" automaker probably passes to Mitsubishi. While it's backed by a huge Japanese... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
AeroVironment DC fast charger, part of West Coast Electric Highway  -  Centralia, WA

Electric Highway Now Covers Much Of WA, OR: Will CA Follow?

If you’ve been thinking of making a electric-car road trip, the Pacific Northwest is a good place for it. And a quick study of the ‘Electric Highway Map,’... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model S P85D, road test, Dec 2014  [photo: David Noland]

Elon Musk: Tesla Model S 'Ends Range Anxiety' With Smart Navigation, Trip Planner

Earlier this week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk teased us Model S owners with a tweet promising to “end range anxiety.” In a press conference this morning, Musk revealed... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
Chris Christie speaking at CPAC 2015 in Washington, DC. (photo by Gage Skidmore, via Wikimedia)

Tesla Wins In NJ, 2025 Gas Mileage Rules, Green-Car Market Share Decline: Today's Car News

Today, new legislation allows Tesla to sell electric cars directly to customers in New Jersey, high SUV sales may affect 2025 gas-mileage rules, and a new report claims green... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
Gas pump

Gas Mileage Rules For 2025 Could Be Lowered If Buyers Stick With SUVs

Thus far, automakers appear to have had little trouble meeting the corporate average fuel economy rules that started for 2012 vehicle and will rise steadily through 2025. The... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Model S convertible by Newport Convertible Engineering

UPDATE: First Tesla Model S Convertible (Video) Went Up For Sale On eBay

Electric-car buyers who want to feel the wind in their hair don't have many choices. Aside from the 2014 Smart ForTwo Electric Drive--and the now-discontinued Tesla... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
2015 Toyota Camry Hybrid

Green 'Alternative Power' Vehicles No Longer A Top 10 Segment In 2014: Report

With gas prices at their lowest in years, there's no shortage of analysis available regarding their potential effect on sales of fuel-efficient cars. Looking at sales for... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
State map showing where Tesla Motors can (blue) and can't (red) sell cars [Mojo Motors, Mar 2015]

Where Can Tesla Legally Sell Cars Directly To You? State-By-State Map: UPDATED

Every month, and often more frequently, a new story appears about the state-by-state battle between Tesla Motors and auto-dealer lobbyists. In some states, Tesla is permitted... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Store Los Angeles [photo: Misha Bruk / MBH Architects]

Tesla Wins One In Jersey: Gov Christie Signs Bill To OK Four Stores

A new bill signed by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will once again allow Tesla Motors to sell its electric cars in the state. Tesla operated its direct-sale retail... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
Green Car Reports app for iOS shown on Apple iPhone

Green Car Reports App: Now Available For Apple iPhone, iPad Users

You've been asking for it, and we've been listening. You want to read Green Car Reports on your Apple iPad, maybe even your iPhone, and you want a native app that runs... read more March 18, 2015 by 


 
Ford 1.0-liter EcoBoost three-cylinder gasoline engine

Fiat 500e Group Buy, A123 Shuns Electric Cars, 5-Million Ford EcoBoost Engines: Today's Car News

Today, we've got a massive group buy of steeply-discounted Fiat 500e electric cars, battery maker A123's decision not to return to the U.S. electric-car market, and Ford's... read more March 18, 2015 by 


 
 

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