Will Apple sell electric-car charging stations?


Green Car Reports
The question of whether Apple is working on an actual electric car, or just software of some kind for future cars, continues to be a topic of hot debate in Silicon Valley and elsewhere. Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla Motors, said in January that it was "an open secret" that Apple is making an electric car. But Apple may a...Read more

BMW i5 electric crossover SUV in 2019: latest rumor-mill roundup


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The next electric BMW has been the subject of intense interest and discussion for many months. Now, we think we've pieced together a rough idea of the car, its timing, its configuration, and its technology. The BMW i5 electric crossover SUV (with optional range extender) will likely be unveiled at an auto show sometime...Read more

2017 Ford Fusion Energi electric range rises to 22 miles


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The all-electric range of every type of plug-in car has risen since their introduction in 2011, and will continue to increase with further boosts in battery energy density. This means that not only electric cars will get longer ranges, but so will plug-in hybrids. The latest maker to join the parade of increased electr...Read more

2011 Nissan Leaf electric car crosses 150,000 miles of commuting (updated)


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Many drivers with a 130-mile round-trip each day to work and back might deem the 73-mile EPA-rated range of a 2011 Nissan Leaf electric car far too little to qualify for the commute. Not Steve Marsh, though. The Washington resident continues to rack up miles in his early Leaf. He crossed 100,000 miles back in December ...Read more

Tesla's secret software, VW diesel progress, Chevy Jolt EV, Nissan batteries: The Week in Reverse


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Which completely fictional electric car caused a stir on the Interwebs over the last few weeks? And, what secret software are some Tesla cars running in real-world driving to help the company refine its future self-driving capabilities? This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports&...Read more