• Study: Without smart charging and upgrades, some US cities might feel the squeeze from EVs

    2 monthes ago - By High Gear Media

    Electricity grids in some United States cities may require upgrades to handle increasing numbers of electric cars, according to a new study from the United States Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. "While we don't know exactly when the tipping point will happen, fleets of fast-charging vehicles are going to change...
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  • First drive review: 2020 Tesla Model Y sets the benchmark for electric crossovers

    First drive review: 2020 Tesla Model Y sets the benchmark for electric crossovers

    2 monthes ago - By High Gear Media

    The 2020 Tesla Model Y is perfectly positioned. A crossover, it represents the fastest growing automotive segment. An electric vehicle, it's part of a future that is rapidly approaching. It's the first viable entry (sorry, Jaguar I-Pace, buyers just aren't into you) in a class primed to expand. It's here, it's...
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  • Tesla Model Y drive, Fisker and VW, the potential of bi-directional charging: Today's Car News

    Tesla Model Y drive, Fisker and VW, the potential of bi-directional charging: Today's Car News

    2 monthes ago - By High Gear Media

    Volkswagen isn't yet saying yes to Fisker. U.S. city grids need some smart upgrades. Electricity could be the new currency of parking garages. And we take the Model Y for a drive. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. The Tesla Model Y is going to be the benchmark for a generation of compact electric crossovers, including the Volkswagen...
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