Tag Archives: electric cars

Think drives into Brazil

From CNET: Think’s all-electric City car is wending its way to South America, the automaker said Wednesday. The Think City, featured at this week’s Michelin Challenge Bibendum conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, has a taker. As part of its partnership with Think, Brazilian-based utility CPFL Energia has bought three cars with plans to buy […]

Toyota, Tesla to revive NUMMI plant

From CNET: Toyota announced plans today to build an electric vehicle at the recently closed New United Motor Manufacturing Inc. (NUMMI) plant in Fremont, California. Tesla will partner with Toyota, providing electric drive technology, and producing its own Model S sedan at the plant. Toyota and Tesla officials joined California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to announce […]

Will Electric Cars take off?

From CNET: Electric vehicles designed for everyday driving are coming out in a matter of months. But the industry continues to play a giant guessing game over how consumers will take to them. Deloitte Consulting on Thursday released results of a consumer survey on electric and hybrid vehicles and delivered a relatively modest forecast on […]