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How Do You Beat A Tesla Model S? The Answer Is Always Miata (Video)

How Do You Beat A Tesla Model S? The Answer Is Always Miata (Video)

There is a popular internet meme that suggests Mazda's Miata is the answer to every automotive question. You want something fun? Something inexpensive to run? Reliable? Easy to wrench on? Want to improve your car control skills? Cheap to buy? The answer is always Miata. So, in the spirit of that... read more

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Renault Zoe on the ZENN rally

Monte Carlo Rally Goes Electric, Renault Zoe Takes Victory

Whether on legs, horses or motor vehicles, mankind has always had an insatiable desire to go quicker than its neighbor. That desire hasn't stopped with the advent of electric... read more March 26, 2014 by 


 
Buckeye Current's 2013 TT Zero entry (Image: Buckeye Current on Facebook)

Ohio State University Team Readies Electric Motorcycle For TT Zero

Electric vehicle technology is finding its way into various motorsport disciplines, but few are more exciting than the world of electric motorcycling. Not only did an... read more March 21, 2014 by 


 
2013 Honda Fit EV drive event, Pasadena, CA, June 2012

Electric Honda Fit EV Goes Ice-Racing Against Old Two-Stroke Saab

Given the recent cold snap, spending a day deliberately driving around on ice might not seem that appealing. Others, such as those from the Adirondack Motor Enthusiast Club... read more February 6, 2014 by 


 
Renault SRT_01E Formula E car hits Las Vegas

How Does Formula E Electric-Car Racing Work? What You Need To Know

This September, a new motorsport series launches in Beijing, China. That series is Formula E, an open-wheeled single-seater motorsport running on battery power alone. It's... read more February 1, 2014 by 


 
Renault SRT_01E Formula E car hits Las Vegas

Formula E Electric Racing Takes To Las Vegas For Demo Run

If publicity is one of electric cars' best assets, then the inaugural Formula E electric racing series has importance far beyond the frivolities of motor sport. From... read more January 8, 2014 by 


 
Nissan Leaf ECOseries prototype

Dreaming Of A Nissan Leaf With Double The Range? Well...

Do you wish your Nissan Leaf electric car had more range? Nissan has a solution, sort of. The Japanese car maker's Barcelona Technical Centre built a prototype Leaf with a... read more October 22, 2013 by 


 
2014 Nissan ZEOD RC Le Mans Garage 56 electric race car

Nissan's Electric Le Mans Car Tested By Gamer-Turned-Racer

Nissan has chosen Spanish video game to race-car driver sensation Lucas Ordóñez to test and develop the ZEOD RC electric race car ahead of its Le Mans debut... read more August 22, 2013 by 


 
Tesla 'Silence the Track' video screen grab

Electric NASCAR? Not Yet, Just Dozens Of Teslas On Track

Ask the average NASCAR fan whether they think the sport should go electric, and the response probably wouldn't be repeatable in polite company. Fans of electric cars already... read more August 14, 2013 by  10


 
Tesla Roadster driven by Joe Nuxoll on Laguna Seca racetrack, Re:Fuel event, June 2013

Tesla Model S, Roadster Break Electric-Car Lap Record At Laguna Seca

In just a few years, the Re:Fuel racing event has become legendary among those who like their electric cars really, really fast. Two years ago, Joe Nuxoll set a new lap... read more July 17, 2013 by  1


 
Formula E electric race car

Formula E Electric Racing Schedule Confirmed For 2014

The last venue for 2014's Formula E electric racing series has finally be confirmed, taking place in the German capital, Berlin. It's the tenth and final location set to host... read more July 15, 2013 by 


 
Mitsubishi MiEV Evolution II at the 2013 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Pikes Peak Electric Car Contenders: How They Finished

News at the famous Pikes Peak International Hill Climb was dominated by nine-times World Rally Champion Sébastien Loeb's domination in the Peugeot 208 T16, setting a... read more July 2, 2013 by  3


 
2013 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S Performance: Fastest Electric Car (Video)

The Tesla Model S Performance looks great on paper. Not only does the 85 kWh Model S have an impressive 265-mile EPA-rated range, but it'll do the benchmark 0-60 mph sprint... read more February 4, 2013 by  15


 
Formula Ford 1.0 EcoBoost tackles the Nürburgring (Photo: Ford of Europe)

Fast, Frugal, Fun: Ford 1.0 EcoBoost Laps Nurburgring In Race Car

If a race car powered by a 1.0-liter, three-cylinder engine sounds like a cure for insomnia to you, then think again. When the tiny engine in question is Ford's high-tech... read more September 4, 2012 by 


 
Areion 3-D printed race car (Image: Materialise)

Want A Racy New Electric Car? Why Not Print One? (Video)

3-D printing is perhaps one of the most exciting new technological developments of recent years. It could completely revolutionize the way products are made, allowing them to... read more August 31, 2012 by  1


 
Formulec EF01 electric race car

Formula E Electric Racing: Inaugural Season Set For 2014

Just over a year ago, we told you about a call for entrants to formally apply to take part in a potential all-electric race car series called Formula E. Yesterday, the... read more August 28, 2012 by  7


 
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