2017 Tesla Model 3: Elon Musk Keeps Poker Face

Whatever Tesla CEO Elon Musk has done, he’s doing it right. The path to the 2017 Tesla Model 3 is unlike the Model S or the Model X before it, and Tesla’s coy approach has been successful in throwing us off-balance. At first there were reports that because Tesla doesn’t want to show its hand Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Elon Musk Keeps Poker Face[…]

2017 Nissan Leaf vs Tesla Model S vs Chevrolet Volt: Surprise Popularity Winner

Among plug-in vehicles, the most anticipated one is the 2017 Tesla Model 3. It is easy enough to arrive at that conclusion from observing the amount of hype surrounding the small sedan from Tesla. It is also backed by results from a Clean Technica poll. To the question of which EV folks are most likely Read more about 2017 Nissan Leaf vs Tesla Model S vs Chevrolet Volt: Surprise Popularity Winner[…]

Next-Gen 2017 Nissan Leaf More Anticipated Than Model S, Chevy Bolt

Saying the EVs are not going to take over the market wouldn’t fly anymore. As much as there are critics of Tesla, there are those advocating its efforts to electrify the automotive industry and at the same time provide retain the fun factor in driving. As such the results of a poll conducted by Clean Read more about Next-Gen 2017 Nissan Leaf More Anticipated Than Model S, Chevy Bolt[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: More Opportunity Outside US

The US market has been optimistic about the EV market for some time now and continues to be upbeat about its prospects despite a 5 percent decline in sales last year. This year has started well for the segment as sales jumped up by over 13 percent in February as the winter passed and the Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: More Opportunity Outside US[…]

2017 Chevrolet Volt: ‘Extended Range’ Mantra Loses Relevance

When the Chevrolet Volt was competing against all-electric vehicles, the marketing approach that highlighted the range-extending gas engine in the hybrid worked well. Range anxiety was still a thing, though it is not anymore. The leaps made by battery EVs in terms of range ability means that – at least in respect to inner city Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Volt: ‘Extended Range’ Mantra Loses Relevance[…]

2017 Honda Clarity FCV: Tesla Model 3 To Inflict Mirai Death!

Honda is probably being as stubborn as Toyota. The 2016 Mirai didn’t get a chance to show us whether hydrogen propulsion will lead the way for the future of electrification because it died so soon due to lack of charging station availability. There simply is not enough charging infrastructure for fuel cell vehicles, but the Read more about 2017 Honda Clarity FCV: Tesla Model 3 To Inflict Mirai Death![…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Live-Stream Launch Event – What Tickets?

For some, the Tesla Model 3 is a big deal especially since they can finally afford something from Tesla. For others, the buzz surrounding the upcoming Model S sibling has piqued their interest to see what the fuss is all about. However, the launch event of the vehicle – which may likely just show us Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Live-Stream Launch Event – What Tickets?[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3 Could Well Go Over 300 Miles Of Range

Being such a big game-changer in the automotive industry with a person like Elon Musk at the helm means that Tesla will come across many challengers, whether they’re billionaire-backed wannabes or hackers with a point to prove. Prior to this there was a 26 year-old hacker by the name of George Hotz who claimed that Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3 Could Well Go Over 300 Miles Of Range[…]

2017 Volvo V40: Performance Hybrid To Rival Model 3?

One of the more exciting prospects surrounding Volvo’s engineering as it reinvents itself is not just performance, but electrified performance promised by Polestar, the automaker’s performance division. High-output performance hybrid T8 models have been promised for the brand’s reinvigorated 90 Series that encompasses the XC90 SUV, S90 sedan, and V90 shooting brake. After it’s done Read more about 2017 Volvo V40: Performance Hybrid To Rival Model 3?[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Cold, Hard Cash Rules In 2016 For Tesla

Tesla may have been challenging the status quo and upending the automotive industry with its push for fun electrification, but its cash flow had remained in the red for the longest time caused by production issues for the Model S and Model X. When production is sluggish – which was more so the case for Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Cold, Hard Cash Rules In 2016 For Tesla[…]

2017 Tesla Model S: Perhaps Model 3 Can Help With Poor Sales

Despite the increased potential for quality EVs to thrive in that marketplace and the initiative taken by the government to promote the segment, there wasn’t much the Tesla Model S could do in China to boost its sales. There have only been a little over 3,000 examples sold there for the most of last year. Read more about 2017 Tesla Model S: Perhaps Model 3 Can Help With Poor Sales[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3 – Model S, Model X Were Just Appetizers

Yes, the Tesla Model S proved to be the best-selling EV across the globe last year and the Model X is as exciting and flashy as it is slow in production, but the 2017 Tesla Model 3 is Elon Musk’s make-or-break vehicle. It is the spearhead for Tesla’s endeavor to make an accessible performance EV, Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3 – Model S, Model X Were Just Appetizers[…]

Next-Gen 2017 Nissan Leaf Pretty Enough To Sink Rivals!

2017 would set up to be a very interesting year for EVs when the next-gen Nissan Leaf is revealed. The Nissan IDS Concept that first showed up at last year’s Tokyo Auto Show looks like a bona-fide concept – something from the distant future our market is currently not prepared for – but it is Read more about Next-Gen 2017 Nissan Leaf Pretty Enough To Sink Rivals![…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Delivery Could Be Delayed To 2018

Tesla seems to have learned from the Model X that it is not sensible to reach the mass market with a complicated vehicle as it sets up to launch and deliver the 2017 Tesla Model 3. Late 2017 is when people expect to receive their Model 3 orders. Are they going to get it then? Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Delivery Could Be Delayed To 2018[…]

2017 Chevrolet Volt: Far Ahead Of Tesla Model 3, Nissan Leaf, BMW i3

Everyone knew the 2017 Chevrolet Volt would arrive quickly, but no one expected it to arrive this quickly. Not a quarter of the year has past and the Volt is already landing in dealerships around the country. The best part? It started production at the start of the February. In just one full month, there Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Volt: Far Ahead Of Tesla Model 3, Nissan Leaf, BMW i3[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Problems At Home – Perhaps It’s Better Built In China

A key issue in politics is how manufacturers are moving their production sites to cheaper locations – particularly China – and leave workers on home soil mired in unemployment. Perhaps they have a point in moving, beyond the most obvious reason which is to reap cost-savings. Tesla’s Gigafactory that is in the midst of construction Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Problems At Home – Perhaps It’s Better Built In China[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: New Platform, Sharper Autopilot, Model S Range

As the unveiling of the 2017 Tesla Model 3 draws nearer, folks are getting their money ready to put down orders as early as possible. We’re sure more will be lining up with their $1,000 deposits once they learn what the Model 3 will have in store. Tesla CTO JB Straubel spilled some details on Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: New Platform, Sharper Autopilot, Model S Range[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3: Cash Is King – Snatching Model S, Model X Sales

While introducing the Tesla Model 3 affords consumers more options, particularly those who dug deep to purchase the Model S, the smaller new sedan also has a benefit to Tesla, which is cash flow. The automaker has had to deal with negative cash flow before this due to production issues that the Model S sedan Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3: Cash Is King – Snatching Model S, Model X Sales[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3 Takes On Challenge Model S Failed

The government there has been incentivizing production and sales of EVs, but the Tesla Model S has not been able to kindle sufficient demand in China. In spite of Tesla doing its best to trim away the chunks of added pricing that comes with exporting the sedan to that market, there have only been a Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3 Takes On Challenge Model S Failed[…]