Toyota Exec Slams Tesla For Having 'All Eggs In One Basket'


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Toyota's public attack on electric cars shows no signs of letting up. Its first sallies were two ads from its Lexus luxury brand slamming electric cars for range anxiety. Now, a Toyota executive has all but sneered at Tesla Motors for putting "all its eggs in one basket" by making only battery-electric cars. DON'T MISS...Read more

Once More: Low Gas Prices Don't Hurt Electric-Car Sales


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Data is important. Data on the effects of changing economic factors is very important to the car industry. Which is why it's disappointing to see a Nissan executive repeating the canard that falling gas prices can hurt sales of plug-in electric cars. DON'T MISS: Plug-In Electric Car Sales Continue Rise In 2014: 100,000...Read more

Should GM Name Its Bolt Electric Car The 2018 Chevrolet EV2?


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Without a doubt, Chevrolet dominated the news in plug-in electric cars at the recent Detroit Auto Show. It unveiled not only the new 2016 Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid, but also a concept that showed what a 2018 battery-electric hatchback with a 200-mile range might look like. The subcompact concept was called the Bolt. N...Read more

Anti-Tesla Laws In AZ, MI, NJ & TX Nominated For 'Luddite Award'


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Awards to dealerships and car-dealer groups are common, and often both appreciated and promoted by their recipients. A new award nomination that recognizes the work of state dealer lobbyists, however, is not likely to get that appreciation or publicity--at least from dealers in those four states. DON'T MISS: Where Can ...Read more

Tesla Trounces Hellcat, Electric Cars Get More Fast Chargers: The Week In Reverse (Video)


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What was the big news this week in electric car charging? And why is one Hellcat owner really, really miserable right about now? This is our video look back at the Week In Reverse--right here at Green Car Reports--for the week ending on Friday, January 23, 2015. Friday, we covered the growing competition among companie...Read more