Will Tesla Model X Be Delayed Again? Analyst Says 'Reasonable Risk'


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Each of its two previous models came to market later than projected, and now the third vehicle from Tesla Motors--the Model X electric crossover utility vehicle--may slip a bit more too. At least that's the expectation of Adam Jonas, the financial analyst from Morgan Stanley who's an avid follower of the Silicon Valley...Read more

2015 Ford Focus Electric Price Cut To $29,995, A $6K Drop: Report


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It appears that the 2015 Ford Focus Electric will get a major price cut of $6,000, bringing the suggested retail price to $29,995--more in line with the best-selling Nissan Leaf. The battery-electric Focus is now in its fourth model year, and only about 4,000 have been sold since it first went on sale in December 2011...Read more

How Tesla Did It, Fuel-Cell Questions, Next Electric Chevy: The Week In Reverse (Video)


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Is a century-old and very fuel-efficient two-stroke engine poised for a comeback? And, what questions should you ask about upcoming hydrogen fuel-cell cars? This is our video look back at the Week In Reverse--right here at Green Car Reports--for the week ending on Friday, October 17, 2014. Yesterday, our Friday story a...Read more

Do Dealer Efforts To Ban Tesla Sales Backfire When Public Notices?


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Are car dealers winning battles against Tesla Motors, and its direct-sales model, that will set them up to lose the bigger war? For almost five years, state dealer associations have lobbied legislators to change laws to make Tesla's direct-sales model illegal, requiring that all new cars be sold solely through franchi...Read more

2015 Kia Soul EV Electric Car Rated: 93 Miles Range, 105 MPGe


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The very first 2015 Kia Soul EV electric cars are now being sold in California, adding a 19th plug-in vehicle to that state's market. And its final EPA range and efficiency ratings may drive buyers in other states to demand that they get the chance to buy it too. Given the apparent desire for plug-in family vehicles, ...Read more