Tesla Model Y Expectations & Electric SUV/CUV Overview For The Year 2020

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Apr 152018
 

As was reported a few days ago, it appears that the Tesla Model Y could begin limited production sometime in late 2019, with mass production following in 2020. Assuming that those dates are accurate, the Tesla Model Y compact SUV or CUV will be hitting the market right around the same time as numerous other all-electric SUV/CUV models

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Vast Majority Of Danes Support Political Efforts In Favor Of Electric Cars

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Apr 132018
 

Ingeniøren reports that a new survey conducted by YouGov for the Danish Electric Car Alliance shows that 73% of Danes believe that their elected politicians should make special efforts to promote the sale of electric cars.

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Volkswagen eCrafter Electric Van To Make UK Debut At Commercial Vehicle Show At NEC (April 24–26)

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Apr 062018
 

Volkswagen will be officially unveiling its new all-electric van, the eCrafter, at the upcoming Commercial Vehicle Show at the NEC in Birmingham (UK)

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Crews continue removing oil from underwater electric cables after leak in Straits of Mackinac

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Apr 062018
 

MACKINAW CITY, Mich. – Crews continue to remove coolant fluid from electric cables that sprang a leak in the Straits of Mackinac earlier this week. The U.S. Coast Guard says about 600 gallons (2,271 liters) of mineral-based synthetic oil escaped into the …

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Same Car Companies Slashing Away At EPA Emissions Rules Are Promoting Electric Cars

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Mar 302018
 

fast charging networkThe same companies behind the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers have created a new campaign to educate consumers about the advantages of electric cars. Are they the world’s biggest hypocrites?

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Electric Drag Racing With True Cousins — The Bikes

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Mar 242018
 

This is the first of two parts about the cousins Hans-Henrik Thomsen and Glenn Ellegaard Nielsen and their amazing efforts in electrifying the drag racing sport. They have built and driven battery-powered vehicles for drag racing since 2007, resulting in 7 — still standing — world records with 4 different vehicles: 2 motorcycles and 2 cars

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Tesla Model Y Engineer Job Opening, Hyundai Kona Gets Wireless Charging, & More (Electric SUV News)

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Mar 112018
 

Hyundai Kona electric SUVTesla recently posted a job opening for a Model Y engineer, suggesting it is moving forward with plans to produce its affordable electric SUV, but other companies are looking to get in on the fun as well

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Jaguar I-Pace Priced For America, Porsche & Honda Announce New Electric Car Plans

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Mar 062018
 

Porsche Cross Turismo concpetIt’s a busy week for news about automobiles, thanks to the Geneva auto show going on in Switzerland. CleanTechnica is fortunate to have its own correspondent, Maarten Vinkhuyzen, on the ground there this week and he has already begun filing reports from inside the hall.

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Europe Electric Car Sales In January — VW e-Golf Starts In The Lead

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Mar 032018
 

The European passenger plug-in car market started the 2018 season with almost 26,000 registrations, growing 36% compared to the same period last year, a promising start that unfortunately is being made for the most part thanks to growth in plug-in hybrids (+44% year over year). In fact, plug-in hybrids now represent more than half (53%) of deliveries

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