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Bultaco returns with new offroad electric bike

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Spanish motorcycle brand Bultaco is back on the scene with its latest electric cycle. The Brinco is an electrically assisted moped made to traverse rough roads, with disc brakes and lots of suspension travel at the front and rear. Its four-horsepower motor can go about 19 miles on a charge or, you can start pedaling.

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Tesla starts real-world beta testing of Model S battery swaps in California [UPDATE]

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Tesla has finally launched its long-awaited Model S battery swap technology. The first station, still in a limited beta test phase, is now open between Los Angeles and San Francisco in California.

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Tesla Model S drivers put way more miles on their cars than Nissan Leaf owners do (we think)

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Just a few weeks ago, Nissan announced that its customers have driven over a billion electric kilometers in the four years that the world's best-selling EV has been on the road. That heady milestone means, Nissan says, that the Leaf has saved 180 million kilograms of CO2 emissions around the world.

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T.E.N. Future Transport News 19th December, 2014: Wild Claims, Regen Braking, Backwards Compatibility.

Welcome to T.E.N! Short for Transport Evolved News, T.E.N. is recorded every Friday to help your weekend get off to a flying start by making sure you haven’t missed the big future transport news stories of the week. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7mX2qEt4eQ Weekly show about future cars and future car technology. This week news about: BMW’s Hydrogen concept; […]

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Confirmed: 2016 Chevy Volt Gets Cadillac ELR’s On-Demand Regen Braking

It was one of the biggest differences between the super-luxury Cadillac ELR range-extended coupe and the Chevrolet Volt on which it was based: user-adjustable, on-demand regenerative braking. And with the official 2015 North American International Auto Show debut of the next-generation 2016 Chevrolet Volt just three weeks away, General Motors has revealed that the next-gen […]

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Toyota: Mirai Hydrogen Fuel Cell Sedan Has Smaller Carbon Footprint Than an EV. Math Disagrees

Japanese automaker Toyota hasn’t had all that much luck lately when it comes to informational films and advertising, getting itself in hot water more times than we care to remember for portraying plug-in vehicles as slow, boring and unsuitable for everyday life. There was the anti-EV ad from its luxury arm Lexus, then the not-so-well […]

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Your all-electric car may not be so green - Daily Mail

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Your all-electric car may not be so green
Daily Mail
An electric plug charges a Smart Car electric drive vehicle in New York. People buying all-electric cars where coal supplies the power may think they are helping the environment. But a new study shows those coal-powered plug-in vehicles can be making ...
Vehicle pollutionThe Economist
New Study Doesn't Say Electric Cars Aren't GreenDiscovery News
Why Your All-Electric Car May Not Be So GreenABC News
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Chinese Electric-Car Maker BYD's Shares Plunge - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal

Chinese Electric-Car Maker BYD's Shares Plunge
Wall Street Journal
SHANGHAI—An executive at Warren Buffett -backed BYD Co. defended its business prospects after shares in the Chinese electric-car maker fell as much as 47% on Thursday. In a conference call late Thursday, company secretary Qian Li said BYD's ...
Chinese electric-car maker's shares recover from record plungePress TV
UPDATE 3-Chinese car maker BYD says no clue why Hong Kong shares plungedReuters
Buffett-backed BYD shares recover after crashCNBC
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Tesla electric car sales projections slashed by 40 percent after oil prices ... - Daily Mail

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Tesla electric car sales projections slashed by 40 percent after oil prices ...
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Cheap gas is good news for the American economy, but bad news for Tesla Motors and its electric cars. A top analyst slashed his earnings projections for the California-based auto company - estimating that Tesla will sell 40percent fewer cars in the ...
MORGAN STANLEY: Tesla Will Not Be Building 500000 Cars By 2020Business Insider
Super Cali's futuristic Tesla batt swap focus – even though car tech test is ...The Register
Tesla To Enter India With Model IIICleanTechnica
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