By the time back-to-school ads for Staples are running in your local newspaper, Tesla will be preparing the launch of its highly anticipated Model X fully battery electric SUV (technically, it's a CUV, or crossover utility vehicle). This full-size model, which will offer performance rivaling that of Porsche's respected Cayenne, will feature unique Falcon Wing doors (the term "gull wing" apparently wasn't disruptive enough) and seating for seven adults---plus ample room for luggage, golf clubs, and antique furniture.
Over the past few weeks, General Motors has rolled out a collection of images teasing the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro.
Last week, Georgia eliminated the state's $5,000 electric car (EV) tax credit---the biggest state-based tax credit in the nation---and replaced it with a $200 annual EV tax (more than drivers of gasoline-powered cars pay). The law, which goes into effect July 1, does so amidst the protests of environmentalists and electric car advocates.
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A leading consulting and research firm in Mountain View, California, Frost & Sullivan, has released its prediction for 2015 electric car sales. The group believes that about 480,000 battery electric vehicles (EVs) will be sold worldwide by the end of the year.
The company estimates that 320,000 EVs were sold globally in 2014, meaning that the prediction for 2015 would equal a 50 percent increase in sales. While this is certainly impressive growth and reflects the slow process of mass adoption among consumers, it's important to put these numbers in perspective.
Over the past few years, auctioning off the first unit of a highly sought after vehicle for charity has become “the thing to do” and the latest high profile auction car being the first 2015 Chevrol
A few months back, a rumor surfaced insisting that the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro would debut in mid-May.
For those who missed our original piece here on TorqueNews, the 2015 Chevrolet Camaro SS Convertible is serving as the official “Festival Car” for the 2015 Indianapolis 500.
So far, General Motors has shown off a handful of images of 2016 Camaro components, including the skeleton of the dash, the new exhaust manifolds for the LT1 V8, the chassis and some suspension com
Before getting into talking about Mark Reuss’ views on the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro relative to the 2015 Ford Mustang, I want to point out that the bit in the title about this news being shocking was
We know for sure that the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro SS will be powered by the same LT1 V8 that motivates the C7 Corvette Stingray, but little has been said about the 6th gen V6 Camaro.
In addition to writing about the news and doing review of how new models like the 2015 Chevrolet Colorado, I own a few show horses and in owning show horses, I do quite a bit of towing and hauling.
While the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro has not been announced as the official pace car for the 2015 Indianapolis 500, the 2015 Camaro Convertible is the official Festival Car for the fabled American race.