Tag Archives: Electric Cars

New Nisan Leaf platform likely to spawn more electric cars

Electric cars were very much in their infancy in 2009 when Nissan first lifted the covers off the Leaf. The automaker is now just weeks away from unveiling a redesigned Leaf and currently demand for electric cars has never been higher. For example, Tesla has 455,000 reservations for its Model 3...

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Tesla Model S tapped as U-2 spy plane chase car

The Lockheed U-2 spy plane is no easy plane to pilot—especially during takeoff and landings. This is because the plane is extremely sensitive to crosswinds and has a tendency to lift even when the spoilers and flaps are set for descent. The latter forces the pilot to stall the plane to get it...

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Tesla Model 3 has three Easter eggs, including a map of Mars

It wouldn't be a new Tesla vehicle without the addition of some quirky and fun Easter eggs. The Silicon Valley automaker is often known for adding a few surprises with new software updates, and the brand-new 2017 Tesla Model 3 is no different. Video from Steve Jurvetson, published to Green Car...

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Vanda Dendrobium electric supercar spotted testing

Singapore's Vanda Electrics surprised many with the unveiling of the Dendrobium concept during March's 2017 Geneva auto show. Perhaps what's even more surprising, though, is that this small firm fully intends to put the electric supercar into production. It's surprising because...

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Nissan Leaf leaked ahead of September 6 reveal

Nissan has locked in the reveal date for its next-generation Leaf. The covers will come off on September 6, with a formal debut likely to follow at the 2017 Frankfurt auto show later that month. However, a completely undisguised version of the new Leaf was just spotted during an official photo...

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