We've been out driving most of this week, and consequently are down a couple of stories today, but we'll be back at full steam from here on out. In the meantime, consider the possibility of the BMW i3 becoming the basis for the rumored "Apple Car," see how Illinois is looking to stop drivers from blocking electric-car charging stations, the decline of coal-fired power plants, and more on Green Car Reports.

A bill to fine drivers who park internal-combustion cars in electric-car charging spaces is passed by the Illinois state legislature.

Even more coal-fired power plants will be retired if proposed EPA rules take effect, analysts predict.

A recent report claims that Apple wanted to use the BMW i3 as the basis for its own electric car.

Despite just going on sale recently, the 2016 Honda Pilot is already being recalled to address a problem with its seat belts.

Mitsubishi is considering closing its factory in Normal, Illinois, a new report says. While unconfirmed, it's already inspiring rumors of a U.S. withdrawal as Mitsubishi sales volumes remain low.

The 2016 Honda Accord debuts with updated styling, new safety technology, and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto infotainment features.

Finally, revived German carmaker Borgward teases its new model--and SUV that could feature a plug-in hybrid powertrain.


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