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MIT Study Finds Tesla Drivers Become Inattentive When Autopilot is Activated

By the end of this week, potentially thousands of Tesla owners will be testing out the automaker’s newest version of its “Full Self-Driving” beta software, version 10.0.1, on public roads, even as regulators and federal officials investigate the safety of … Continue reading

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Tesla Unveils its ‘Secret to a Quiet Cabin’: Proprietary ‘Tesla Glass’

It is fairly rare for Tesla to produce marketing videos about its technology outside of actual special events, but the automaker decided to release one today about ‘Tesla Glass’. Click here to read more.

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Alternative Power Vehicles Estimated to Account for 45% of U.S. Light Vehicle Sales by 2035

Sales of alternative powered vehicles, while currently representing just 5% of all U.S. light-vehicle sales today, are expected to reach 45% by 2035, according to new SEMA Market Research. Click here to read more.

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Biden’s Electric Car Plans Hinge on Having Enough Chargers

In President Biden’s vision of a green future, half of all new cars sold in 2030 will be electric. But something really basic is standing in the way of that plan: enough outlets to plug in all those cars and … Continue reading

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Tesla Model Y Takes Over Norway, Pushes all-Electric Car Sales to 72% Market Share

Tesla started deliveries of the Model Y in Europe last month, and within a week it became the best-selling vehicle in Norway. Click here to read more.

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The Major Problems Blocking America’s Electric Car Future

Just a decade and a half ago, the then-CEO of General Motors Co. Rick Wagoner observed to Larry Burns, at the time GM’s head of research and strategy, that not many industries stay the same for a century. But the … Continue reading

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Fires, Probes, Recalls: The Shift to Electric Vehicles is Costing Automakers Billions

Automakers are spending billions of dollars to transition to cleaner and greener battery-powered vehicles, but the new technology has come with an even steeper cost: Reputation-damaging vehicle fires, recalls, sudden power loss and problems getting some of the cars started. … Continue reading

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GM’s $2 Billion Chevy Bolt Fire Recall Casts Shadow Over Electric Vehicle Market

GM’s $2 Billion Chevy Bolt Fire Recall Casts Shadow Over Electric Vehicle Market

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Ford Performance Will Soon Offer an Electric Crate Motor

Ford Performance Will Soon Offer an Electric Crate Motor

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China Car Dilemma: Beijing Wants Electric, Buyers Want SUVs

China Car Dilemma: Beijing Wants Electric, Buyers Want SUVs

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Cuomo Stops by New York International Auto Show to Drive Home State’s Commitment to Electric Cars

Cuomo Stops by New York International Auto Show to Drive Home State’s Commitment to Electric Cars

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States Attack Tax Benefits for Electric Cars

States Attack Tax Benefits for Electric Cars

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How Volkswagen Stages the Production of its Electric Car

How Volkswagen Stages the Production of its Electric Car

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Electric Car Start-Up NIO Announces Plans for First Self-Driving Model

Electric Car Start-Up NIO Announces Plans for First Self-Driving Model

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NIO Unveils New Self-Driving Electric Car Concept, Says They’ll Have Autonomous Cars in the US By 2020

NIO Unveils New Self-Driving Electric Car Concept, Says They’ll Have Autonomous Cars in the US By 2020

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Carmakers Consolidate in the Era of Electric Cars and Automated Driving

Carmakers Consolidate in the Era of Electric Cars and Automated Driving

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