Electric Vehicle News

You can win a Tesla and help the environment

Climate XChange is an organization dedicated to educating policymakers on market based solutions on climate change. In order to raise more money and awareness, they are holding a raffle to win a... Read more ››
Daimler battery factory gigafactory

Daimler begins construction on its own giant battery factory

In the German town of Kamenz, Daimler has begun construction on a $562 million lithium-ion battery factory. Chancellor Angela Merkel visited the site today to officially mark the beginning of... Read more ››
Model S vs Model 3

First look at Tesla Model S vs Model 3 features

Tesla Model 3 Owners Club posted this image, supposedly from Tesla, of a comparison chart of the Model S vs Model 3 features.  Nothing new here really, other than an actual number for 0-60 time. The... Read more ››
VW DOKA truck with Tesla drive unit

Old VW truck gets Tesla drive unit, takes off like a rocket

The folks over at EVTV have reached a major milestone, as they got the Tesla drive unit into their 1990 Volkswagen Vanagon Transporter Doppelkabine pickup truck and powered it up. Today they uploaded... Read more ››
Chevy Bolt vs Tesla Model 3

Chevy Bolt vs Tesla Model 3: which one should you buy?

Hundreds of thousands of people have a reservation for a Model 3. Many of them will not see their car for another year or longer. That begs the question: should someone just get the Chevy Bolt... Read more ››
Ryder sell Workhorse Group W-15 electric pickup truck

Ryder will sell and service Workhorse electric pickup trucks

Workhorse Group, which makes truck launched drones, which are in testing with UPS, has partnered with supply chain, logistics and moving truck company Ryder to sell and service their upcoming W-15... Read more ››
The Boring Company video

WATCH: Elon Musk's next big thing, The Boring Company

Elon Musk gave a TED Talk in Vancouver today, and The Boring Company, which recently started as an idea to get around terrible Los Angeles traffic (where Musk lives and spends most of his time... Read more ››
Tesla Model S crashes off cliff

Tesla tumbles 500 feet off cliff, occupants walk away unhurt

A California Tesla owner was driving on a curvy mountain road near Oakland when he swerved to miss a deer, causing his Model S to fly off the side of the road and tumble 500 feet before landing on... Read more ››
Tampa Tesla Model X shuttle

Tampa chooses Tesla Model X for fleet of shuttle cars

Tampa is making a big push toward electric vehicle adoption. Starting Monday, residents who live and work near the University of South Florida will get to summon a Model X to and from a bus stop. ... Read more ››
Tesla Model S crashed into a boulder in Pound Ridge NY

Driver crashes his Tesla into a boulder, walks away

A driver in Pound Ridge, NY lost control of his Tesla Model S Sunday, slamming it into a large boulder in the woods off the side of the road. The Pound Ridge Fire Department came on the scene after... Read more ››