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No more rumble: Harley-Davidson LiveWire electric motorcycle arrives in August, costs more than $30,000

No more rumble: Harley-Davidson LiveWire electric motorcycle arrives in August, costs more than $30,000

Forget loud pipes, the latest Harley-Davidson hums decisively as the rider cranks the accelerator grip. The iconic American motorcycle company has teased its efforts to develop an electric motorcycle for several years. Now it has committed to an on-sale date and price for its long-awaited LiveWire...

January 8, 2019 by -
 
Byton M-Byte concept

Tesla factory and screen interface, Byton back at CES: Today's Car News

Patent filings show new features that may be coming to updated Model S and Model X cars later this year. Chinese startup automaker Byton makes another appearance at CES. And... read more January 7, 2019 by


 
2017 Tesla Model 3, in photo tweeted by Elon Musk on July 9, 2017

Tesla breaks ground on China factory for Model 3 and Model Y

Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced on Twitter Sunday night that the company would break ground on its new Chinese factory on Monday. Musk said the plant, known as Gigafactory 3... read more January 7, 2019 by


 
Rivian R1T electric pickup concept

Which company will sell the first personal-use electric pickup? Take our Twitter poll

If electric cars are going to take over from internal combustion machines, they will need to be offered in the most popular types of vehicles—and that means pickups... read more January 7, 2019 by


 
2017 Tesla Model S

Patent shows new Tesla "windows" operating system

Tesla is known for having the Apple of car user interfaces on its big center displays. A recent patent filing shows Tesla may not be finished up dating the system, either for... read more January 7, 2019 by


 
Byton M-Byte

Byton brings its big-screen electric SUV back to CES, a step closer to production

The China-based electric vehicle maker Byton brought a close-to-production prototype version of its M-Byte SUV to the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show this week. The debut of... read more January 7, 2019 by


 
2017 Tesla Model 3

Tesla updates, Hyundai Nexo, Polestar, VW fast charging: The Week in Reverse

Which new fuel-cell car just went to its first customer in California? What emissions rule did the EPA loosen this week? This is our look back at the Week In... read more January 6, 2019 by


 
2019 Audi e-tron first drive  -  Abu Dhabi UAE, December 2018

Here are the electric-car models on the way for 2019

Regular readers of Green Car Reports know we have been saying for a year now that 2019 is the year of the electric SUV. Now the year is finally here, and we thought we'd give... read more January 6, 2019 by


 
Volvo 40.2 concept

Volvo Polestar 2, Tesla Model 3 range, self-driving Lexus: Today's Car News

Tesla bumps up the range of its Mid Range Model 3, slightly and announces it will start delivering Model 3s to China in March. Volvo teases a look at its first electric... read more January 4, 2019 by


 
2018 Tesla Model 3

Tesla plans to begin Model 3 deliveries to China in March

Tesla has confirmed that it plans to start making deliveries of its Model 3 sedan to China in March. That will complement an export strategy that’s ramping up in... read more January 4, 2019 by


 
Toyota Research Institute P4 Automated Driving Test Vehicle

Toyota's newest self-driving test car is a Lexus LS luxury sedan

If you're going to develop a self-driving test vehicle, why not make it one that passengers would enjoy riding in? Perhaps that's the logic behind Toyota's choice of its new... read more January 4, 2019 by


 
Faraday Future FF91 prototype

With cease-fire agreement, spark flickers toward Faraday's Future

Like a prizefighter listening to counts of "eight" and "nine," Chinese electric-car startup Faraday Future, has started groaning, sputtering, and trying to stand. The... read more January 4, 2019 by


 
Polestar 2 teased

Future Model 3 rival: Volvo Polestar 2 electric performance car teased

Volvo’s Polestar sub-brand has released a teaser picture and revealed a little more about its first electric car, to be called the Polestar 2. And the fledgling... read more January 4, 2019 by


 
2018 Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD

Tesla ekes 4 more miles out of Model 3 Mid Range

After a $2,000 price drop on Wednesday, Tesla buyers just got four more reasons to choose a Model 3 Mid Range. According to the order page on Tesla's website, the Mid Range... read more January 4, 2019 by


 
2019 Hyundai Nexo, Topanga Canyon, CA, Oct 2018

Tesla Model 3 price, Hyundai Nexo, used electrics, poll: Today's Car News

For the first time, values on used electric cars have begun to recover. Hyundai delivered its first hydrogen fuel-cell Nexo to a customer in Southern California. And our... read more January 3, 2019 by


 
Tesla Model 3 bought [Photo by reader AH]

Tesla Model 3 Mid Range misses $35,000 target by $9,000 even after price cut

To offset lower tax credits for its cars that started New Year's Day, Tesla dropped prices by $2,000 for every model on Wednesday. That doesn't quite make up for the $3,750... read more January 3, 2019 by


 
Hyundai Nexo

Hyundai sets lease terms for Nexo fuel-cell vehicle, makes first delivery

Hyundai last week made the first U.S. delivery of its Nexo fuel-cell vehicle—to a customer in Southern California. Although the customer, Todd Hochrad, picked the Nexo... read more January 3, 2019 by


 
2019 Chevrolet Volt

What are your hopes for plug-in cars in 2019? Twitter poll results

When we asked our readers what they most hope for in the new year in the electric-car world last week our readers put a priority on making electric cars more affordable and... read more January 3, 2019 by


 
2015 Nissan Leaf

Some used electric-car prices start tracking higher

Yes, really. Used electric cars have appreciated in value, in some cases. Call it a market adjustment or a momentary blip. You have one more thing to toast this new year... read more January 3, 2019 by


 
2017 Tesla Model 3

Tesla cuts prices $2,000, almost hit 250,000 vehicles in 2018

Tesla and its CEO Elon Musk made a multi-layered end-of-year push, focused on Tesla's final days and weeks of $7,500 federal EV tax credit eligibility. And with more than... read more January 2, 2019 by


 
Dianchè Bertone BSS GT One

Tesla sales, VW chargers, coal pollution, used electric values: Today's Car News

Tesla released sales numbers for the last quarter of 2018. Volkswagen has developed a mobile juice pack for electric cars. The EPA continues to roll back regulations on coal... read more January 2, 2019 by


 
 

 
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