Tesla Batteries, Corvette Hybrid, California HOV Lane: This Week In Social Media

Follow Joel

2013 Tesla Model S

2013 Tesla Model S

Enlarge Photo

This week we dissected Tesla's need for huge amounts of batteries as demand and production of its cars ramps up. Will Tesla run into a battery supply issue? How will the electric-car maker deal with this issue?

Also making headlines this week is the possibility of a hybrid Chevrolet Corvette Stingray in the future. Think it's impossible? Don't laugh, says GM president Mark Reuss, it's possible, and in fact, it would be a good idea for numerous reasons.

Meanwhile in California, electric-car owners can be happy as their HOV lane access has been extended to 2019. We reported August plug-in electric car sales, and the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid received official fuel economy ratings.

E15 gasoline was in the news this week as gas stations claimed oil companies are blocking the fuel blend. Toyota revealed the Yaris Hybrid-R before its 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show debut, and Smart showed off the Fourjoy Concept which previews its upcoming four-door ForFour.

If none of this seems familiar to you, then you are clearly not following us on social media. You can correct this issue by immediately following us on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and, of course, YouTube.

Posted in:
Follow Us

Take Us With You!


© 2017 Green Car Reports. All Rights Reserved. Green Car Reports is published by Internet Brands Automotive Group. Stock photography by izmostock. Read our Cookie Policy.