Automakers are starting to promote the benefits of electric cars more aggressively, judging from the tone of a panel discussion at the 2016 SAE World Congress covered by Wards Auto.
After four years of steady growth, U.S. plug-in electric car sales were essentially flat last year. However, in other parts of the world, it was a different story.
Toyota is the world's top producer and promoter of hybrid cars, and its enthusiasm extends to its Lexus luxury brand as well.
A city in Florida offers a glimpse of what the future of mass transit could be.
It's once again time to look at the best deals on green cars for the month.
California may soon expand a program aimed at helping lower-income individuals switch to more efficient cars.
Tesla Motors will recall 2,700 Model X electric crossover utility vehicles to replace seat backs in the third row after a recliner unexpectedly slipped during seat-strength tests in Europe.
The Volkswagen diesel scandal has led to calls for more real-world emission testing outside laboratory conditions, which one auto executive claims could lead to lower fuel economy numbers.
Getting more than a quarter of a million people to put down $1,000 apiece for a car they won't get for another two years is a remarkable feat.
Six months on, an update for affected VW diesel cars in Europe is still in the works.
Buyers have many different reasons for choosing a plug-in electric car, and a new marketing campaign seeks to highlight all of them.
Several countries have committed to putting more electric cars on their roads in the near future as a way to reduce air pollution and combat climate change. India wants to go one step further.
Would you buy a car from a company that makes vacuum cleaners? Dyson, the U.K. company known for its bagless vacuums, could soon try to build an electric car of its own.
The Model 3 quite closely follows the style of the Model S sedan and Model X crossover, and it’s unmistakably a Tesla. Yet at a far more affordable $35,000 starting price, it should help break past dismissals that Tesla is a brand only for the rich.
As electric cars become more widespread, they have the potential to drastically reduce the need for oil. Analysts debate what effect electric cars will have on the oil industry.
Chinese carmaker BYD delivered nearly 62,000 battery-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles last year, almost entirely in China. The company projects that its explosive sales growth will continue.
Lines of Tesla fans and future Model 3 owners are waiting patiently outside dozens of Tesla locations. Tesla begins taking reservation for the new Model 3 today in the United States.
Tesla Motors is weighing whether to sue in Federal court over various state franchise laws that prohibit it from selling Model S and Model X electric cars online to buyers.
GM intends to use much more targeted marketing methods, messages, and channels to reach people it knows will love both vehicles.
It's easy to give your car some juice at home if you have an electric-car charging station, and there are many different options on the market to choose from.