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Electrek: Tesla puts new Model 3 inventory online for browsing and ‘immediate’ delivery

Tesla puts new Model 3 inventory online for browsing and ‘immediate’ delivery
Instead of picking options and waiting a few weeks for delivery of a custom-configured Tesla, buyers can now browse Tesla’s inventory of new Model 3s online and find cars available for immediate delivery (within a few days). Typically, Tesla uses a “reservation” system to get in line t More

Tesla puts new Model 3 inventory online for browsing and ‘immediate’ delivery
Instead of picking options and waiting a few weeks for delivery of a custom-configured Tesla, buyers can now browse Tesla’s inventory of new Model 3s online and find cars available for immediate delivery (within a few days). Typically, Tesla uses a “reservation” system to get in line t More

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Inc.: Electric Cars Will Cost Less Than Gas Cars Within 3 Years

Electric Cars Will Cost Less Than Gas Cars Within 3 Years
Electric Cars Will Cost Less Than Gas Cars Within 3 Years

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Electric Cars Will Cost Less Than Gas Cars Within 3 Years
Electric Cars Will Cost Less Than Gas Cars Within 3 Years

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Tesla is unveiling its vision for robo-taxis in a special event, but Wall Street is more worried about a potentially disastrous earnings report – Business Insider

“While we firmly believe in the long term vision for Tesla and expect self driving autonomous technology will be a linchpin of the company’s success,” Ives wrote, “the Street needs to have a better grasp on the near term demand trajectory in the US for 2Q, delivery logistics for Model 3 in Europe/ China which had been a key culprit for the 1Q debacle, and better understandi More

“While we firmly believe in the long term vision for Tesla and expect self driving autonomous technology will be a linchpin of the company’s success,” Ives wrote, “the Street needs to have a better grasp on the near term demand trajectory in the US for 2Q, delivery logistics for Model 3 in Europe/ China which had been a key culprit for the 1Q debacle, and better understandi More

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Singularity Hub: China’s Electric Buses Save More Diesel Than All Electric Cars Combined

China’s Electric Buses Save More Diesel Than All Electric Cars Combined
Tesla and other electric cars are great for the environment. However, they pale in comparison to electric buses. According to a report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF), electric buses will save an astounding 270,000 barrels of diesel demand in 2019—every single day. The vast majority of electric buses are More

China’s Electric Buses Save More Diesel Than All Electric Cars Combined
Tesla and other electric cars are great for the environment. However, they pale in comparison to electric buses. According to a report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF), electric buses will save an astounding 270,000 barrels of diesel demand in 2019—every single day. The vast majority of electric buses are More

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Tesla unveils the ‘best chip in the world’ for self-driving cars at its autonomy day event – Business Insider

Tesla unveils the ‘best chip in the world’ for self-driving cars at its autonomy day event
Business Insider

Tesla via YouTube Tesla kicked off its autonomy day on Monday morning at its Palo Alto headquarters. CEO Elon Musk, along with director of AI Andrej Karpathy and head of hardware engineering Pete Bannon showed off the latest in Tesla’s self-driving technology. More

Tesla unveils the ‘best chip in the world’ for self-driving cars at its autonomy day event
Business Insider

Tesla via YouTube Tesla kicked off its autonomy day on Monday morning at its Palo Alto headquarters. CEO Elon Musk, along with director of AI Andrej Karpathy and head of hardware engineering Pete Bannon showed off the latest in Tesla’s self-driving technology. More

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Elon Musk says Tesla will have 1 million robo-taxis on the road next year, and some people think the claim is so unrealistic that he’s being compared to PT Barnum – Business Insider

Elon Musk says Tesla will have 1 million robo-taxis on the road next year, and some people think the claim is so unrealistic that he’s being compared to PT Barnum
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Tesla CEO Elon Musk jokingly motioned to kick before introducing the Model Y at Tesla’s design studio on March 14 in Hawthorne, California. Elon Musk said Monday that Tesla would have 1 million a More

Elon Musk says Tesla will have 1 million robo-taxis on the road next year, and some people think the claim is so unrealistic that he’s being compared to PT Barnum
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Tesla CEO Elon Musk jokingly motioned to kick before introducing the Model Y at Tesla’s design studio on March 14 in Hawthorne, California. Elon Musk said Monday that Tesla would have 1 million a More

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Tesla just kicked off a special event to show off its robo-taxi tech – Business Insider

Tesla just kicked off a special event to show off its robo-taxi tech
Business Insider

Tesla via YouTube Tesla kicked off its autonomy day on Monday morning at its Palo Alto headquarters. Executives including CEO Elon Musk are expected to address investors at the event. Wall Street expects the company to give more information on its Autopilot self-driving technology. Some experts have More

Tesla just kicked off a special event to show off its robo-taxi tech
Business Insider

Tesla via YouTube Tesla kicked off its autonomy day on Monday morning at its Palo Alto headquarters. Executives including CEO Elon Musk are expected to address investors at the event. Wall Street expects the company to give more information on its Autopilot self-driving technology. Some experts have More

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Plug-In Electric Car Ownership Rose Dramatically In UK In 2018

Almost 200,000 plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles now grace UK roads.

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Almost 200,000 plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles now grace UK roads.

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Hyundai Plug-In Electric Car Sales Shoot Over 8,000 In March

Kona Electric back to 5,000+ sales per month territory

There is nothing better than good news for a good start to the day. Hyundai just released its sales report for the month of March, indicating strong growth of its plug-in car sales after two months of lower performance.

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Kona Electric back to 5,000+ sales per month territory

There is nothing better than good news for a good start to the day. Hyundai just released its sales report for the month of March, indicating strong growth of its plug-in car sales after two months of lower performance.

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Tesla gets the nod from VW for ‘proving electric cars are here to stay’

We have not seen in the history of the auto business, a company going from zero to fourth place in luxury in a matter of a few years.”
Tesla has quickly become a top auto luxury brand in the US and in other markets with only 3 models available for sale.

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We have not seen in the history of the auto business, a company going from zero to fourth place in luxury in a matter of a few years.”
Tesla has quickly become a top auto luxury brand in the US and in other markets with only 3 models available for sale.

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Data Suggests Over 15,000 Tesla Model 3 Were Sold In Europe Last Month

While we are awaiting aggregated sales data for the European market, registration data from over 10 countries already suggest sales of over 15,000 Tesla Model 3 in March.

It’s an all-time monthly record for any plug-in model, as well as one of the best results regardless of powertrain. You don’t typically see such high sales numbers in Europe for cars imported from the U.S

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While we are awaiting aggregated sales data for the European market, registration data from over 10 countries already suggest sales of over 15,000 Tesla Model 3 in March.

It’s an all-time monthly record for any plug-in model, as well as one of the best results regardless of powertrain. You don’t typically see such high sales numbers in Europe for cars imported from the U.S

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Geely Geometry A Electric Car Launches In China

On April 11, Geely New Energy launched the all-new premium BEV brand “Geometry” in Singapore. Meanwhile, Geometry A, the first model under the new brand, officially hits the market with two versions based on driving range covering six variants.

Pre-subsidy prices of the new car range between RMB210,000 and RMB250,000. After subsidy, the Geometry A will be priced from RMB150,000 to RMB19 More

On April 11, Geely New Energy launched the all-new premium BEV brand “Geometry” in Singapore. Meanwhile, Geometry A, the first model under the new brand, officially hits the market with two versions based on driving range covering six variants.

Pre-subsidy prices of the new car range between RMB210,000 and RMB250,000. After subsidy, the Geometry A will be priced from RMB150,000 to RMB19 More

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Canada’s $5,000 EV incentive starts next month, Tesla officially disqualified

Canada’s newly announced $5,000 incentive for electric vehicles is officially going into effect on May 1st next month and the federal government has released the list of eligible vehicles.

Tesla vehicles are officially ineligible for the incentive.

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Canada’s newly announced $5,000 incentive for electric vehicles is officially going into effect on May 1st next month and the federal government has released the list of eligible vehicles.

Tesla vehicles are officially ineligible for the incentive.

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Elon Musk said Tesla cars will probably be better than humans at driving by the end of 2019 – Business Insider

Elon Musk said Tesla cars will probably be better than humans at driving by the end of 2019
Business Insider

Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Tesla vehicles will likely be better at driving than humans by the end of 2019, CEO Elon Musk said in an interview with MIT research scientist Lex Fridman. “I think it will become very quickly – maybe even towards the end of this year, but I wou More

Elon Musk said Tesla cars will probably be better than humans at driving by the end of 2019
Business Insider

Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Tesla vehicles will likely be better at driving than humans by the end of 2019, CEO Elon Musk said in an interview with MIT research scientist Lex Fridman. “I think it will become very quickly – maybe even towards the end of this year, but I wou More

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First $35,000 Tesla Model 3 Finally Delivered Nearly 3 Years After Original Announcement – The Drive

Tesla’s promise of a $35,000 Model 3 has felt a bit similar to your buddy’s assurances that Sasquatch is like, totally real, man. It’s an important car for Tesla, as electric vehicles can’t gain widespread adoption without better options that are within financial reach for more consumers. Yet Tesla’s been rather shady about actually giving consumers that promised chea More

Tesla’s promise of a $35,000 Model 3 has felt a bit similar to your buddy’s assurances that Sasquatch is like, totally real, man. It’s an important car for Tesla, as electric vehicles can’t gain widespread adoption without better options that are within financial reach for more consumers. Yet Tesla’s been rather shady about actually giving consumers that promised chea More

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‘Tesla-clone’ Xpeng unveils new electric sedan with over 300 miles of range

Xpeng, a Chinese EV startup that has admitted being inspired by Tesla, has unveiled a new electric sedan with over 300 miles of range and autonomous driving capability at the Shanghai Auto Show today.
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Xpeng, a Chinese EV startup that has admitted being inspired by Tesla, has unveiled a new electric sedan with over 300 miles of range and autonomous driving capability at the Shanghai Auto Show today.
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Exclusive: Apple in talks with potential suppliers of sensors for self-driving cars – sources

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc has held talks with at least four companies as possible suppliers for next-generation lidar sensors in self-driving cars, evaluating the companies’ technology while also still working on its own lidar unit, three people familiar with the discussions said.

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc has held talks with at least four companies as possible suppliers for next-generation lidar sensors in self-driving cars, evaluating the companies’ technology while also still working on its own lidar unit, three people familiar with the discussions said.

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Elon Musk explains why you shouldn’t charge your Tesla battery to 100%

Electric car batteries should not, generally, be charged to 100%. Long-term, this reduces the battery’s longevity, and Tesla cars actually charge up to 90% by default.

But if you’re pressed for range, should you change this and charge up to 100%? Well, unless you absolutely must squeeze every bit of range out of your battery, the answer is still no.

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Electric car batteries should not, generally, be charged to 100%. Long-term, this reduces the battery’s longevity, and Tesla cars actually charge up to 90% by default.

But if you’re pressed for range, should you change this and charge up to 100%? Well, unless you absolutely must squeeze every bit of range out of your battery, the answer is still no.

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Plummeting battery prices to make electric cars cheaper than gas cars in 3 years

Achieving parity for upfront, initial cost means that the buying decision for electric vehicles (EVs) is about to become a no-brainer. And that means decarbonizing much of the transportation sector is also becoming a no-brainer.

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Achieving parity for upfront, initial cost means that the buying decision for electric vehicles (EVs) is about to become a no-brainer. And that means decarbonizing much of the transportation sector is also becoming a no-brainer.

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Crazy idea: make a nationwide license for e-bikes, e-scooters, and e-motorcycles up to 45 mph

While many people think of electric bicycles as purely recreational, they have proven themselves as potent commuter vehicles. Not only do e-bike riders often outpace traffic, but they reduce everyone’s wait by taking cars off crowded urban streets.

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While many people think of electric bicycles as purely recreational, they have proven themselves as potent commuter vehicles. Not only do e-bike riders often outpace traffic, but they reduce everyone’s wait by taking cars off crowded urban streets.

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EV registrations doubled in the US from 2017 to 2018 — what does the future hold?

Beginning with the China debut of the electrified C-HR and IZOA vehicle models, Toyota plans to roll out more than ten BEV models globally during the first half of the 2020s, and is moving steadily forward to popularize electrified vehicles, setting a sales target of more than 5.5 million electrified vehicles globally by 2030.

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Beginning with the China debut of the electrified C-HR and IZOA vehicle models, Toyota plans to roll out more than ten BEV models globally during the first half of the 2020s, and is moving steadily forward to popularize electrified vehicles, setting a sales target of more than 5.5 million electrified vehicles globally by 2030.

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Toyota debuts allHR/IZOA models prior to 2020 China launch

Beginning with the China debut of the electrified C-HR and IZOA vehicle models, Toyota plans to roll out more than ten BEV models globally during the first half of the 2020s, and is moving steadily forward to popularize electrified vehicles, setting a sales target of more than 5.5 million electrified vehicles globally by 2030.

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Beginning with the China debut of the electrified C-HR and IZOA vehicle models, Toyota plans to roll out more than ten BEV models globally during the first half of the 2020s, and is moving steadily forward to popularize electrified vehicles, setting a sales target of more than 5.5 million electrified vehicles globally by 2030.

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Tesla Model 3 pricing could start at $60,000 in Australia, but hinges on Autopilot | The Driven

The arrival of the Tesla Model 3 in Australia is fast approaching, and the question on the lips of many a reservation holder – and there are believed to be thousands – is still this: how much will it cost?

Musk confirmed on the weekend that order pages for the RHD drive Model 3 will be online with weeks (and word is that this is for all RHD drive markets, which includes of course Austra More

The arrival of the Tesla Model 3 in Australia is fast approaching, and the question on the lips of many a reservation holder – and there are believed to be thousands – is still this: how much will it cost?

Musk confirmed on the weekend that order pages for the RHD drive Model 3 will be online with weeks (and word is that this is for all RHD drive markets, which includes of course Austra More

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2019 Drive Electric Awards

Plug In America is presenting the second annual Drive Electric Awards to shine a spotlight on the people and organizations accelerating the shift to electric vehicles. The winners will receive a specially designed award at the National Drive Electric Week Kick-off Reception on Tuesday, September 10 in Los Angeles and will be recognized in Plug In America’s newsletter, website, and press release. More

Plug In America is presenting the second annual Drive Electric Awards to shine a spotlight on the people and organizations accelerating the shift to electric vehicles. The winners will receive a specially designed award at the National Drive Electric Week Kick-off Reception on Tuesday, September 10 in Los Angeles and will be recognized in Plug In America’s newsletter, website, and press release. More

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Support the Driving America Forward Act

Take action to extend the federal EV tax credit! Tell your representative and senators to support the Driving America Forward Act!

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Take action to extend the federal EV tax credit! Tell your representative and senators to support the Driving America Forward Act!

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Drive Electric Earth Day

Drive Electric Earth Day is a national campaign to share information about electric vehicles during April 2019. In addition to being better for the environment, electric vehicles are more fun to drive, more convenient to fuel and less expensive to operate than gasoline vehicles. Attend an event near you to learn from real electric vehicle drivers about the many advantages of driving electric.
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Drive Electric Earth Day is a national campaign to share information about electric vehicles during April 2019. In addition to being better for the environment, electric vehicles are more fun to drive, more convenient to fuel and less expensive to operate than gasoline vehicles. Attend an event near you to learn from real electric vehicle drivers about the many advantages of driving electric.
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Electric car makers woo Chinese buyers with range, features at Shanghai auto show

Automakers are showcasing electric SUVs and sedans with more driving range and luxury features at the Shanghai auto show, trying to appeal to Chinese buyers in their biggest market as Beijing slashes subsidies that have propelled demand.

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Automakers are showcasing electric SUVs and sedans with more driving range and luxury features at the Shanghai auto show, trying to appeal to Chinese buyers in their biggest market as Beijing slashes subsidies that have propelled demand.

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China’s Secret Weapon in the Electric Car Race

As a big carmaker, you need a certain number of these green credits to comply with China’s regulations. 1 At least 10 new-energy vehicle credits are required for every 100 combustion engine cars made, or

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As a big carmaker, you need a certain number of these green credits to comply with China’s regulations. 1 At least 10 new-energy vehicle credits are required for every 100 combustion engine cars made, or

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Tesla dips amid Elon Musk’s 12-month vehicle forecast, TSLA coverage observations

Tesla’s vehicle deliveries actually grew 110% in the first quarter of 2019 compared to Q1 2018, but these figures mostly got lost in the pileup of negative coverage that the company received after releasing its first-quarter results.

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Tesla’s vehicle deliveries actually grew 110% in the first quarter of 2019 compared to Q1 2018, but these figures mostly got lost in the pileup of negative coverage that the company received after releasing its first-quarter results.

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Toyota to sell its electric car tech to Chinese startup Singulato, report says

Singulato’s iC3 will reportedly offer “some self-driving technology.” The car will likely have a battery range of 250-300 km (160-190 miles) with a pricetag of 100,000 yuan (about $15,000). Singulato plans on bringing its first all-electric vehicle, the iS6 SUV, to market this year.

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Singulato’s iC3 will reportedly offer “some self-driving technology.” The car will likely have a battery range of 250-300 km (160-190 miles) with a pricetag of 100,000 yuan (about $15,000). Singulato plans on bringing its first all-electric vehicle, the iS6 SUV, to market this year.

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