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It’s Electric: Chrysler Reveals Alternative-Energy Prototypes
Chrysler reveals what could be its best-kept secret: an electric-car program
2011 Chevy Volt Unveiled
After months of anticipation, Chevy releases its final Volt design
Next-Wave Astrovan: Canadians Pen All-Electric Concept With Aeronautic Touches
With less aerodynamic drag than a Toyota Prius, the Hinterland 1 concept car could redefine people-moving in the north country.
BMW Planning Electric Minis for California
The auto-manufacturer aims high with a limited run of Cali-bound e-Minis
Vacuuming Up the Competition
Industrial designer James Dyson throws his hat into the electric car ring
THiNK Electric Car Maker Again Sets Sights on the US
After a fresh round of investment, the Norwegian firm plans to bring its small, efficient vehicles back to North America
Green Supercar Smackdown: Tesla Suing Fisker, Claiming Sabotage
Tesla says the founder of rival Fisker Coachbuild stole confidential information in order to build a competing vehicle.
Tesla Roadster Electric Supercar Begins Production
But no word on when they might go on sale
How Electric Cars Could Re-Arrange the Grid
What happens when we plug them in all at once?
How a Battery Company Became a Powerhouse
The batteries inside the most anticipated plug-in had a humble beginning