Electric Car

A potential hybrid car buyer test drives a Toyota Prius in San Francisco. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

California Rebates For Hybrid, Electric Cars Restricted After Plan Criticized As Taxpayer Handout To The Wealthy

State lawmakers and air quality officials are restricting rebates on hybrid and electric cars because they have been claimed by hundreds of Californians who make $500,000 or more.

08/24/2015

Tesla Model S 70D (courtesly Tesla Motors)

Elon Musk Says Tesla’s New ‘Ludicrous’ Mode Is ‘Faster Than Falling’

Tesla Motors revealed upgrades for its Model S luxury electric car line on Friday, including a high-performance mode called “Ludicrous.”

07/17/2015

The Uber smartphone app, used to book taxis using its service, is pictured over a parking lot in the Indian capital New Delhi. ( TENGKU BAHAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Tesla Board Member: Uber CEO Wants To Buy Half A Million Autonomous Cars From Us In 2020

“I believe they are already safer than my parents,” Jurvetson said of autonomous “robocars”, “and I would trust my kids with them.”

07/07/2015

A view of the main entrance to Apple Inc. in Cupertino, California. (Ryan Anson/AFP/Getty Images)

Apple Wants To Begin Production Of Electric Cars By 2020

Bloomberg Business reports that the car team already consists of about 200 people and Apple has ramped up hiring within the past few months.

02/19/2015

A view of the dashboard in a new Tesla Model S car at a Tesla showroom on November 5, 2013 in Palo Alto. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Analyst Predicts Apple To Buy Tesla For $75 Billion

Apple may be in the market to buy Tesla, according to the rumor mill.

02/17/2015

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Electric-Car Drivers Trading Gas For Solar Power

Owners of electric vehicles have already gone gas-free. Now, a growing number are powering their cars with sunlight.

10/29/2014

Tesla Charging Station (credit: LEX VAN LIESHOUT/AFP/Getty Images)

Daimler AG Sells 4-Percent Stake In Tesla For $780-Million; Shares Fall

Daimler AG says it has sold its 4 percent stake in electric car maker Tesla for $780 million.

10/21/2014

Two Tesla Model S cars are displayed at a Tesla showroom on November 5, 2013 in Palo Alto, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Palo Alto Electric Car Maker— Tesla, May Be Unable To Have Showrooms In Michigan Under New Law

Gov. Rick Snyder has signed into law tighter restrictions to prohibit electric car maker Tesla Motors from selling vehicles in Michigan.

10/21/2014

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Tesla’s Elon Musk Unveils Self-Driving Features & Dual Engine All-Wheel Drive In Model ‘D’

The Tesla ‘D’ will feature dual motors, and all wheel drive, which links the wheels electronically, as opposed to a shaft that connects most all wheel drive systems.

10/09/2014

Tesla Motors Chairman and CEO Elon Musk introduces the new Tesla Model S all-electric sedan in Hawthorne, California on March 26, 2009. (Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Tesla’s Musk Hints At Unveiling Of Two New Products

We are a week away from knowing what the next big thing from Palo Alto electric car-maker Tesla.

10/02/2014

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