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The Model 3 was delayed, but Elon Musk keeps saying differently

The Model 3 was delayed, but Elon Musk keeps saying differently

Elon Musk may be sleeping on the Tesla factory floor to get Model 3 production on track, but he's still finding time to think up new entries in his CEO lexicon. It's fair to say that building a new car isn't an easy process, something Tesla has now discovered several times, but Musk remains reluctant to call it a delay.

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A dedicated Bolt EV DC fast charge network is coming, but there’s a catch

A dedicated Bolt EV DC fast charge network is coming, but there’s a catch

GM and EVgo will build a dedicated DC fast charging network for Chevrolet Bolt EV drivers, but this isn't the Supercharger rival that General Motors has long been reluctant to attempt. Instead, the deal between EVgo and GM's Maven car-sharing brand will be focused on getting those using their all-electric car for ride-sharing services charged up more rapidly.

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This wireless-charging Kia Soul EV imagines life without cables

This wireless-charging Kia Soul EV imagines life without cables

Kia is testing out wireless charging for cars, fitting out a fleet of its Soul EVs with the ability to recharge without needing a plug. The fast-charging wireless power system removes the need to physically plug in an electric vehicle, instead using a power-transmitting pad placed on the ground underneath, and a counterpart receiving pad mounted on the underside of the car.

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Buick Enspire Concept teases possible future EV

Buick Enspire Concept teases possible future EV

Buick is set to roll out an all-new luxury SUV concept in China called the Enspire. The SUV is all-electric and as of now, it's not clear if the vehicle will make production. With the popularity of SUVs and the push towards electrification, there is a decent chance that the Enspire gets built.

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Porsche unshackled its 919 Hybrid and beat an F1 car

Porsche unshackled its 919 Hybrid and beat an F1 car

Just how fast could a Porsche 919 Hybrid race car go, if it wasn't hamstrung by those pesky technical regulations Le Mans demands? That's the question the German sports car-maker set out to answer, loosening the bonds on its fearsome gas-electric hybrid and setting a new record in the process.

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This 815hp Audi EV is literally Gran Turismo made real

This 815hp Audi EV is literally Gran Turismo made real

Your eyes do not deceive you: this new, outlandish Audi racer isn't CGI, or a teaser for the PlayStation 5's graphical talents. In fact, it's a full-sized, fully functional, and very, very powerful real life version of the Audi e-tron Vision Gran Turismo.

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Elon Musk says dual motor Model 3 coming in July

Elon Musk says dual motor Model 3 coming in July

Even though Tesla has been unable to produce as many Model 3 EVs as it wanted to, a new model is coming this summer. When July rolls around Tesla will roll out a dual motor version of the Model 3 that has all-wheel drive. That version of the EV was originally set for a mid-2018 launch.

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Mercedes-Benz EQ S all-electric luxury sedan due 2020

Mercedes-Benz EQ S all-electric luxury sedan due 2020

Mercedes' all-electric luxury sedan is headed to dealerships in just a couple of years time, but the German automaker is taking a different approach from that of its cosseting rivals. Although the company already has a strong-selling full-sized sedan in the shape of the well respected Mercedes-Benz S-Class, it has apparently opted not to use that nameplate for the luxury EV.

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Tesla builds 9,766 Model 3 in Q1, missing Musk’s target

Tesla builds 9,766 Model 3 in Q1, missing Musk’s target

Tesla produced 9,766 Model 3 electric cars in Q1 2018, the automaker confirmed today, gaining a surge in the final days of the quarter though still missing its self-imposed targets. The Californian car company has been under the spotlight over just how quickly it can ramp up production of its most affordable vehicle, the Model 3, after Tesla conceded that its initial goal had been too aggressive.

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Video shows Tesla Model S Autopilot veering towards barrier where fatal crash occurred

Video shows Tesla Model S Autopilot veering towards barrier where fatal crash occurred

You can imagine that in California there are lots of Tesla cars cruising the roads. The EVs are popular in many areas, but California happens to be one of the largest markets. Recently a man driving a Model X using Autopilot was involved in a fatal crash on a section of the 101 in Mountain View, California.

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Elon Musk is back in charge of Tesla Model 3 production “hell”

Elon Musk is back in charge of Tesla Model 3 production “hell”

Elon Musk has retaken the car production reins as Tesla faces increased pressure to ramp up Model 3 manufacturing, the company has confirmed. The automaker has spent the past three months attempting to reach its self-imposed target of 2,500 Model 3 cars rolling off the production line each week.

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Trump’s EPA declares war on Obama clean auto standards

Trump’s EPA declares war on Obama clean auto standards

The EPA plans to roll back the Obama Administration's standards on car emissions, setting the auto industry - and the Trump government - on a collision course with California. Describing the previous standards as having been made "with politically charged expediency," US Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt argued that the emissions limits were "too high."

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