• New propaganda video on electric-car tax credits: time to debunk!

    15 days ago - By High Gear Media

    The U.S. federal income-tax credit for purchase of an electric car has seen its share of attacks over the years. Now a new video seeks to twist the facts to paint those subsidies in a bad light. While facts don't lie, it's easy to create a new narrative by taking carefully chosen facts out of context and presenting only a small part of a broader...
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  • First Drivers of Model 3 Rave Mostly About Minimalist Interior

    First Drivers of Model 3 Rave Mostly About Minimalist Interior

    15 days ago - By Plugin Cars

    Tesla Model 3 dash
    Tesla achieved a major milestone in its corporate strategy on Friday night when it handed keys over to the first 30 drivers of its so-called first affordable electric car, the Model 3. Those drivers are all employees who will provide important feedback to engineers about the car's daily operation. While the company has perhaps as many as a half-million customers waiting to complete a purchase -and therefore doesn't need to garner more publicity or sales-a number of fans and journalists were granted their first few minutes of seat time last week. The chorus of feedback...
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  • Plug-in electric car sales for July: Bolt EV, Prime, Volt, Teslas, Leaf lead the pack

    Plug-in electric car sales for July: Bolt EV, Prime, Volt, Teslas, Leaf lead the pack

    15 days ago - By High Gear Media

    In a U.S. car market that's coming off record numbers over the last couple of years, plug-in electric car sales continued strong last month. The Chevrolet Bolt EV, GM's 238-mile battery electric hatchback, set a new monthly sales record of 1,937 deliveries in its eighth month on sale-the highest number for any electric car in July. It was...
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