Tag: EVs

Tesla’s Stock Offering Bought It Limited Time, Email Shows

<img data-attachment-id="1577969" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994.jpg" data-orig-size="868,579" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="tesla-model-3" data-image-description=" Tesla ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1577969 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-610×407.jpg” alt=”tesla-model-3″ width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-e1499089778994.jpg 868w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Ten months. That’s how long Tesla’s CEO claims this month’s offering of $2.7 billion in stock and convertible notes […]

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Feeling the Burn: Tesla Issues Software Update Following Rash of Fires

<img data-attachment-id="1491097" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/tesla-model-s-rear-e1484510985918.jpg" data-orig-size="2095,1116" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="tesla model-s-rear" data-image-description=" Image: Tesla Motors ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/tesla-model-s-rear-e1484510985918-450×240.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/tesla-model-s-rear-e1484510985918-610×325.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1491097 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/tesla-model-s-rear-e1484510985918-610×325.jpg” alt=”tesla model-s-rear, image: Tesla Motors” width=”610″ height=”325″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/tesla-model-s-rear-e1484510985918-610×325.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/tesla-model-s-rear-e1484510985918-75×40.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/tesla-model-s-rear-e1484510985918-450×240.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/tesla-model-s-rear-e1484510985918-768×409.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/tesla-model-s-rear-e1484510985918-120×64.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The spontaneous combustion of several Tesla vehicles in recent weeks has forced the automaker […]

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You Can’t Blame Volkswagen for Trying

<img data-attachment-id="1673378" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AL01097_medium.jpg" data-orig-size="1795,1178" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"Friso Gentsch\/Volkswagen","camera":"","caption":"J\u00fcrgen Stackmann, Mitglied des Markenvorstands Volkswagen Pkw f\u00fcr den Gesch\u00e4ftsbereich Vertrieb, Marketing und After Sales, spricht am 08.05.2019 bei der Volkswagen ID pre-order Veranstaltung im drive in Berlin. Foto: Friso Gentsch\/Volkswagen","created_timestamp":"1557317688","copyright":"Volkswagen AG","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"Volkswagen – pre-order ID","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Volkswagen – pre-order ID" data-image-description=" VW ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AL01097_medium-450×295.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AL01097_medium-610×400.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1673378″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AL01097_medium-610×400.jpg” […]

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Illinois EV Owners Face Steep New Fee, Rage Against the Machine

<img data-attachment-id="1583932" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Screen-Shot-2017-08-08-at-3.58.07-PM-e1502222455368.png" data-orig-size="920,480" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="tesla model 3" data-image-description=" Image: Tesla Motors ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Screen-Shot-2017-08-08-at-3.58.07-PM-e1502222455368-450×235.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Screen-Shot-2017-08-08-at-3.58.07-PM-e1502222455368-610×318.png” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1583932 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Screen-Shot-2017-08-08-at-3.58.07-PM-e1502222455368-610×318.png” alt=”tesla model 3″ width=”610″ height=”318″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Screen-Shot-2017-08-08-at-3.58.07-PM-e1502222455368-610×318.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Screen-Shot-2017-08-08-at-3.58.07-PM-e1502222455368-75×39.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Screen-Shot-2017-08-08-at-3.58.07-PM-e1502222455368-450×235.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Screen-Shot-2017-08-08-at-3.58.07-PM-e1502222455368-768×401.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Screen-Shot-2017-08-08-at-3.58.07-PM-e1502222455368-120×63.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Screen-Shot-2017-08-08-at-3.58.07-PM-e1502222455368.png 920w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Like most states, Illinois hasn’t raised its gas tax in years, keeping it […]

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VW Says ID.3 Pre-orders Exceeding Expectations

<img data-attachment-id="1673388" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AL01096_medium.jpg" data-orig-size="1795,1185" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"Friso Gentsch\/Volkswagen","camera":"","caption":"J\u00fcrgen Stackmann, Mitglied des Markenvorstands Volkswagen Pkw f\u00fcr den Gesch\u00e4ftsbereich Vertrieb, Marketing und After Sales, spricht am 08.05.2019 bei der Volkswagen ID pre-order Veranstaltung im drive in Berlin. Foto: Friso Gentsch\/Volkswagen","created_timestamp":"1557315066","copyright":"Volkswagen AG","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"Volkswagen – pre-order ID","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Volkswagen – pre-order ID" data-image-description=" VW ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AL01096_medium-450×297.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AL01096_medium-610×403.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1673388″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AL01096_medium-610×403.jpg” […]

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Shocker: Electric Cars Are Still, Generally, a Plaything of the Wealthy

Pick your jaw up off the floor. As automakers struggle to offer electric vehicles deemed “affordable” by the motoring public, those buyers aren’t exactly swamping dealers with requests for EVs. Even in the Europe Union, members of which punish drivers of fossil fuel-powered vehicles with high taxes, EVs amounted to just 2 percent of new […]

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As Patent Drawings Emerge, Dyson’s Electric Car Takes Shape

Dyson, the UK-based maker of innovative vacuums and fans, plans to launch an electric vehicle in about two years’ time — a promise backed up with over $2 billion in funding and the poaching of former Infiniti president Roland Krueger, who now heads the company’s automotive division. The fledgling automaker doesn’t want to be an also-ran in […]

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Truth, or Fake News? VW Claims ID.3 EV Will Be As Historically Important As Beetle, Golf

<img data-attachment-id="1673380" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AU00565_medium.jpg" data-orig-size="1795,1269" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"Volkswagen AG","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"First member of the ID. family is called ID.3","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="First member of the ID. family is called ID.3" data-image-description=" VW ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AU00565_medium-450×318.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AU00565_medium-610×431.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1673380″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AU00565_medium-610×431.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”431″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AU00565_medium-610×431.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AU00565_medium-75×53.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AU00565_medium-450×318.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AU00565_medium-768×543.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AU00565_medium-120×85.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Months before its planned […]

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Trump: Electric Truck Maker to Buy GM’s Lordstown Assembly

<img data-attachment-id="1589744" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/20170909_111636-e1505073665818.jpg" data-orig-size="2576,1932" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"2.2","credit":"","camera":"SAMSUNG-SM-J320A","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1504955796","copyright":"","focal_length":"3.3","iso":"50","shutter_speed":"0.00056721497447533","title":"","orientation":"3"}" data-image-title="Workhorse W-15" data-image-description=" Image © Corey Lewis ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/20170909_111636-e1505073665818-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/20170909_111636-e1505073665818-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1589744 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/20170909_111636-e1505073665818-610×458.jpg” alt=”Image: Workhorse W-15, by Corey Lewis” width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/20170909_111636-e1505073665818-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/20170909_111636-e1505073665818-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/20170909_111636-e1505073665818-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/20170909_111636-e1505073665818-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/20170909_111636-e1505073665818-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> In a surprising turn of events, President Donald Trump broke a hot […]

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Maserati Promises Not to Go All Electric on Us

<img data-attachment-id="1669262" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Large-15687-MaseratiMY19Range-e1557248836461.jpg" data-orig-size="3935,2696" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Large-15687-MaseratiMY19Range" data-image-description=" maserati ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Large-15687-MaseratiMY19Range-e1554922007365-450×308.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Large-15687-MaseratiMY19Range-e1554922007365-610×418.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1669262″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Large-15687-MaseratiMY19Range-e1554922007365-610×418.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”418″> Maserati promises it will steer clear of widespread electrification. And yet, it’s unclear whether this is part of a bold corporate strategy that sees electrification as the less-promising path forward, or simply the result of […]

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Audi Relaunches Hydrogen Program; Industry’s Battery Woes Intensify

<img data-attachment-id="1673034" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/A192888_medium-e1557172107219.jpg" data-orig-size="3264,2173" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"Stefan Warter","camera":"","caption":"Audi Brussels, assembly: The Audi e-tron at the finish line (checkpoint 8)","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"AUDI AG","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"Audi e-tron Production at the CO2-neutral plant of Audi Brussels","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Audi e-tron Production at the CO2-neutral plant of Audi Brussels" data-image-description=" Audi ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/A192888_medium-e1557172107219-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/A192888_medium-e1557172107219-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1673034″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/A192888_medium-e1557172107219-610×406.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/A192888_medium-e1557172107219-610×406.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/A192888_medium-e1557172107219-75×50.jpg 75w, […]

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Los Angeles Has a Green New Deal of Its Own – No ICE Vehicles by 2050

<img data-attachment-id="1672572" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1335919751.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="ev charging only" data-image-description=" Michael Vi/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1335919751-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1335919751-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1672572″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1335919751-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1335919751-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1335919751-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1335919751-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1335919751-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1335919751-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/shutterstock_1335919751.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The last decade is littered with announcements from cities, provinces, and states from across the globe, […]

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Introducing the Incredible New Government-pandering, 93-mile Tesla Model 3

<img data-attachment-id="1582578" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1.jpg" data-orig-size="2040,1360" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="tesla-model-3" data-image-description=" Tesla Model 3 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1582578 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-610×407.jpg” alt=”Tesla Model 3, Image: Tesla” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/tesla-model-3-1-120×80.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Forgive this writer for channeling Jonathan Pryce. Brush up on your secret handshake, too, as […]

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Yet Another Bailout for Faraday Future

<img data-attachment-id="1483273" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Faraday-Future-FF-91-rear.jpg" data-orig-size="800,450" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Faraday Future FF 91 rear" data-image-description=" Image: Faraday Future ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Faraday-Future-FF-91-rear-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Faraday-Future-FF-91-rear-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1483273″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Faraday-Future-FF-91-rear-610×343.jpg” alt=”Faraday Future FF 91 rear” width=”610″ height=”343″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Faraday-Future-FF-91-rear-610×343.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Faraday-Future-FF-91-rear-75×42.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Faraday-Future-FF-91-rear-450×253.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Faraday-Future-FF-91-rear-768×432.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Faraday-Future-FF-91-rear-120×68.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Faraday-Future-FF-91-rear.jpg 800w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Faraday Future, the contentious automotive startup that always seems to […]

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GM CEO Confirms Electric Pickup, Clams Up on Timeline

Mary Barra wants everyone to know that she — and by extension, her company — has no interest in seeing Ford Motor Company parading around an electric pickup with no competition. Confirming rumblings that General Motors has an EV truck in the works, the company’s CEO said in an earnings call Tuesday that the automaker […]

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As Wall Street Awaits Earnings Report, Tesla Pumps Up the Range

<img data-attachment-id="1635124" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/tesla-camping-2-e1533156274778.jpg" data-orig-size="1091,694" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"2.2","credit":"","camera":"iPhone 6s","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1466779102","copyright":"","focal_length":"4.15","iso":"25","shutter_speed":"0.00037693177534866","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="tesla camping 2" data-image-description=" Tesla ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/tesla-camping-2-e1533156274778-450×286.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/tesla-camping-2-e1533156274778-610×388.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1635124 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/tesla-camping-2-e1533156274778-610×388.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”388″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/tesla-camping-2-e1533156274778-610×388.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/tesla-camping-2-e1533156274778-75×48.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/tesla-camping-2-e1533156274778-450×286.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/tesla-camping-2-e1533156274778-768×489.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/tesla-camping-2-e1533156274778-120×76.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/tesla-camping-2-e1533156274778.jpg 1091w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Later today, Tesla will release financial data for the first quarter of 2019, a quarter in […]

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Ford Teams Up With Rivian, Greases the Wheels With Half a Billion Dollars

<img data-attachment-id="1650796" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/rivian-suv.jpg" data-orig-size="840,560" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="rivian suv" data-image-description=" rivian ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/rivian-suv-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/rivian-suv-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1650796 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/rivian-suv-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/rivian-suv-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/rivian-suv-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/rivian-suv-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/rivian-suv-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/rivian-suv-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/rivian-suv.jpg 840w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Not long ago, it was expected that General Motors would sink a pile of cash into upstart electric […]

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Google Maps will now show real-time availability of electric vehicle charging stations

Google will now show electric vehicle (EV) drivers real-time availability of charging stations directly inside Google Maps. The move comes six months after the internet giant announced that it was to begin displaying EV charging stations from Tesla, Chargepoint, Chargemaster, and more inside its omnipresent mapping app. Kicking off from today in the U.S. and […]

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Colorado a Step Closer to Levying Fines on ‘Gasholes’

Your author tries not to create too much of a stir with his vibrant and eventful Chevy Cruze, but sometimes it’s hard. Still, there’s at least an attempt to keep the peace, ensuring owners of alternative-fuel vehicles feel respected in the presence of my potent 1.4-liter studcarriage. Others aren’t quite as respectful, as documented in […]

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