Electric cars

  • Tesla Will Start Charging for Its Fast Charging Network

    Electric car maker Tesla Motors plans to start charging new customers for use of its fast charging network, which it refers to as its Superchargers. In a blog post on Monday morning, the company announced that customers who buy cars after January 1, 2017 will have 1,000 miles of...
  • Canadian Auto Investments Will Reverse Fortunes Unifor

    CANADA — The three big North American automakers have committed to investing more than $1.5 billion in their Canadian operations as a result of contract talks with their unionized workers, a move that Unifor says will revitalize the country’s auto sector. The union, which represents more than 23,000 auto workers...
  • Chevrolet Camaro ZR1’s record-setting Nurburgring lap

    Chevrolet is trumpeting the speed of the 2017 Camaro ZL1 with a video of it lapping Germany’s famed Nurburgring circuit in under 7min 30sec. In posting a time of 7:29.60, Chevrolet is boasting that it is 11.67 seconds quicker than the previous ZL1’s fast lap. We would expect a...
  • Smart Electric cars can use free public charge points

    Many electric car owners are using free public charging points as the main source to power their vehicles with one motorist charging his vehicle more than 230 times at such a location in a seven-month period. he results of a pilot project on the use of electric vehicles (EVs)...