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Activating Range Mode On Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive – Video

Activation Complete Coming to us via eGear.com is this how to video that shows range mode (Range Plus) activation on the Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive. Video description: Short video explaining how to active the Range Plus option in the Mercedes B-Class Electric Drive. Range Plus increases the range from 200 to 240 km. eGear offers […]

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Samsung SDI Announced Next Generation Battery For 600 km (373 Mile) BEVs, Rechargeable In 20 Minutes!

9th of January, 2017 in COBO Center, Detroit. Samsung SDI introduced in its customer exhibition a “high-energy density battery cell of the next generation for a driving range of up to 600km that can fast charge EVs in 20 minutes” as well as an “integrated battery module” concept with a 10% decrease in component units […]

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Lawsuits May Delay Tesla / SolarCity Deal

SolarCity System With Tesla Powerwall Tesla Motors’ acquisition of SolarCity has hit a bit of a road bump in the form of four lawsuits filled to challenge the deal. The lawsuits were all filed in early September and have various allegations ranging from “breached fiduciary duties” to “individual defendants would be unjustly enriched by the […]

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Uber Launches Large-Scale Electric Car Initiative In Portland

BMW’s ReachNow car-rental service recently added 30 BMW i3 vehicles to its Portland fleet. Last year, Uber started an electric vehicle initiative in London, and now the ride-sharing company is bringing it to the U.S. Portland, Oregon is the first of Uber’s official efforts to add hundreds of electric-vehicle drivers to its fleet. Currently, only […]

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Kandi Sells 1,000 Electric Cars To Chengdu

Kandi cars production Kandi EV Vending Machine Kandi Technologies Group announced volume sales and deliveries of electric cars in both Chengdu and Guangzhou in China. First, Kandi Electric Vehicles Group Co. (JV with Geely Automobile) delivered 1,000 EVs to leasing company ZuoZhongYou (Chengdu) Electric Vehicle Service Co. (a wholly owned subsidiary of Zhejiang ZuoZhongYou Electric […]

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Volkswagen Hints At An Electric Class In World Rallycross

Volkswagen Golf GTE Sport Concept Volkswagen Golf GTE Sport concept Volkswagen is eager to see all-electric racing in the World Rallycross format – we can’t disagree with their sentiment. Representatives from the German manufacturer would like to see at least an electric class put in place, or maybe even replace the current top category to demonstrate […]

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Tesla To Attend LA Auto Show With Model X & Mobile Design Studio

Tesla Model X And Mobile Design Studio Coming To LA Auto Show Tesla Motors doesn’t often attend high-profile auto shows. The automaker actually bowed out of the last North American International Auto Show at the last minute due to some questionable circumstances. Tesla Mobile Design Studio, Image Credit: Imgur/rcnfive But now it appears that Tesla […]

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POD Point Turns To Crowdfunding

POD Point charging station POD Point charging station UK-based charging station manufacturer POD Point announced a crowdfunding campaign to get £1,200,000 ($1.9 million) for less than 7% of its shares. Since 2009, POD Point sold 17,000 charging stations and delivered 1.5 GWh of energy – enough for 6 million electric miles. “Last year we grew […]

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Artega Unveils 250-Mile Electric Sports Car In Frankfurt

Artega Scalo Artega Scalo German company Artega unveiled at the Franfurt Motor Show its 250-mile (400 km) electric roadster – the Scalo. The vehicle was developed in cooperation with paragon AG and its subsidiary Voltabox, who recently opened battery facility in Texas. Artega hopes to attract consumers with its very high level of performance, and will […]

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