It may be that short sellers and naysayers aren't the only ones a bit surprised these days at the positive press received by electric-car maker Tesla. Yesterday, Germany luxury-car maker Audi issued a rather unusual press release in which it pointed out that it sells more cars than Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA]. That's not particularly a surprise; Audi has made millions of cars, Tesla roughly 10,000 to date. The Audi release responded to articles on CNNmoney.com and elsewhere on a topic that Green Car Reports had covered a month earlier: Tesla outselling Audi, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz in one...
BREAKING: Honda Plans Electric Car, Plug-in Hybrid For 2012
Just like last week's Toyota-Tesla announcement, the rumor mill went into overdrive yesterday with talk of plans from Honda to build both electric cars and plug in Hybrids in the near future. Knowing full well how the world's largest manufacturer of internal combustion engines felt about battery...Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield
BREAKING: The RAV4 EV Is Returning, Tesla, Toyota Confirms
Remember yesterday's article where we spoke about rumbles from the rumor mill at Toyota and Tesla? Industry insiders had told two auto sites that the two companies were working together on a supercar and a re-development of the classic RAV4 EV. We said yesterday that the possibility of the RAV4...Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield