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Liftoff! Tesla Debuts its $132,000 Model X (With Bio-Hazard Protection)

It was a typical Tesla launch--an hour late, but plenty of spectacular features, from a big windshield and a phone holster to those amazing doors. It's only later that you scratch your head over the price and the long delay getting to market.

From Frankfurt's Motor Show: Electric Cars and Luxury SUVs

Nearly one has an upscale sport utility, and an EV, too. Sometimes they're even the same car.

The Big Gamble: Supercars Without Track Records

Juan Gallegos is the CEO of a company that makes $200,000 supercars. But before he can sell you one he has to graduate from college. Exotics are great if you don't want to see your car coming and going, but are they a good buy? Here are some huge claims from tiny carmakers, some of which have gone bankrupt.

Audi's Long-Range Electric SUV Is Aimed at Tesla's Model X

The new Audi could have 240 or more miles of all-electric range, which is pretty darned impressive. But it's unclear when it will hit the market.

E-Golf Revisited: 2200 Miles Later

Has the e-Golf managed to win over a skeptic? Jamie Kitman checks in 2200 miles later.

Better Ideas: Ford's Future Mobility Visions

Self-driving cars sooner than you think, 3-D printed parts, natural and lightweight materials, car sharing, and e-bikes. And here's the surprise: This is from Ford.

The E-Golf Test Drive

"Nor should we forget that whatever the naysayers might think, moving emissions to a remote location that’s not directly in another motorist’s face is a signal good and positive courtesy in its own right. To test this proposition, ask yourself: would I, riding on an airplane, like to be sitting next to the guy who’s cutting mega-farts or at the other end of the cabin? I rest my case."

EVs Could Be Cheaper than Gas Cars by 2020

Is 2020 the magic year, for electric cars becoming cheaper than gas-powered models? One study says yes

Will Formula Racing Make EVs Cool?

Wait a minute. Those hot shot Formula One- looking race cars are entirely electric? Uh huh.

What To Expect When Apple Makes A Car

Apple is apparently working on an automobile. Owning one is going to be a little different. Car Talk's worst case scenario, here. 


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