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The Tesla pickup truck is already built (in Elon Musk’s head, anyway)

The Tesla pickup truck is already built (in Elon Musk’s head, anyway)

The Tesla pickup truck is still on the roadmap, CEO Elon Musk is insisting, though you probably shouldn't hold your breath for the all-electric load hauler. While the EV-maker is busy trying to ramp up production of the Model 3, and work its way through some of the hundreds of thousands of reservations for the electric sedan, that hasn't stopped Musk from stoking enthusiasm for a more workhorse-like model.

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Tesla slips Christmas Easter egg into 2017.50.2 update

Tesla slips Christmas Easter egg into 2017.50.2 update

If you own a Tesla and are on the latest software for the vehicle, you have a nice little Christmas Easter egg called "Santa Mode" just in time for the holidays to enjoy. The new update is 2017.50.2 that adds in the Easter egg and it fits right in along with all the other cool Easter eggs that Tesla has offered up over the year.

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McLaren admits to having full electric test car

McLaren admits to having full electric test car

McLaren makes some of the hottest sports cars on the planet. It recently rolled out the Senna hypercar to sit at the top of the range replacing the P1 as the former top of the line McLaren. That P1 hypercar was notable as the first road-going McLaren to feature electric tech inside.

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Mercedes enlists Linkin Park to help tune the sound of electric vehicles

Mercedes enlists Linkin Park to help tune the sound of electric vehicles

One of the things that will go away as electric cars and tucks proliferate in the future is the sound of the engine rumbling under the hood. That sound is part of the core experience with a vehicle for many people and Mercedes-AMG wants to keep it that way. To help ensure that EVs of the future sound good, Mercedes-AMG has teamed up with Linkin Park.

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Nikola’s NZT side-by-side off-roader has an insane 590hp

Nikola’s NZT side-by-side off-roader has an insane 590hp

Normally when you are talking about off-road only side-by-side ATVs, you are lucky to get 90hp on models from most manufacturers. A company called Nikola has a new electric side-by-side and this one packs in an insane 590hp and 722 lb-ft of torque. This isn't a small and light vehicle that seats four people.

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UPS just placed a huge Tesla Semi reservation

UPS just placed a huge Tesla Semi reservation

The Tesla Semi just got another high-profile customer, with UPS announcing it too plans to add the all-electric truck to its fleet. The delivery behemoth confirmed today that it has placed a reservation for 125 of the Tesla trucks, having worked with the EV company to make sure the haulage vehicle is up to its demands.

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2019 Honda Insight hybrid gets a slick Detroit preview

2019 Honda Insight hybrid gets a slick Detroit preview

Honda is teasing its all-new 2019 Honda Insight, a shiny hybrid that resurrects the old nameplate with a more premium twist. Set to be officially launched at the Detroit Auto Show 2018 in mid-January, the new Insight will sit above the current Honda Civic in the automaker's line-up.

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NIO ES8 electric SUV launches in China along with a battery rental plan

NIO ES8 electric SUV launches in China along with a battery rental plan

Chinese buyers looking to get away from cars that pollute have a new green option available called the NIO ES8. The SUV has officially launched in China and has a base price of RMB 448,000 (about $68,000) and has an available battery rental plan. The SUV is a 7-seater high-performance SUV that is eligible for subsidies. NIO is also offering a Founder's Edition version of the EV for RMB 548,000.

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Renault debuts limited-edition Star Wars Zoe cars

Renault debuts limited-edition Star Wars Zoe cars

Renault has announced that it has some cool limited-edition Zoe EVs that it will be launching next spring. The limited-edition cars are Zoe Star Wars editions and pre-orders are going right now. The car has special Star Wars stickers on the outside that features the Millennium Falcon on the hood, roof, and trunk.

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Here’s where will get the Polestar 1 sports EV first

Here’s where will get the Polestar 1 sports EV first

Polestar has spilled more details on where it'll be launching its electrified sports car, the Polestar 1, though we're still waiting on some key details. Unveiled earlier this year, Polestar is the new identity for the performance brand of Volvo, taking the safety-focused Swedes technology and giving it a sporting twist. First out of the gate will be the Polestar 1.

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Thor Trucks electric big rig aims to put the hammer down on Tesla Semi

Thor Trucks electric big rig aims to put the hammer down on Tesla Semi

The electric car world might count Tesla as the biggest name in EVs, but there is always growing competition. Tesla was the first major manufacturer to roll out an all-electric big rig, but it isn’t the last. A new contender has stepped into the ring and it is called Thor Trucks.

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Novitec Massaged Tesla Model S is as stylish as it is green

Novitec Massaged Tesla Model S is as stylish as it is green

Novitec has turned its hand to creating a modified Tesla Model S EV. The company normally turns its hands to making fast cars like Lamborghini and Maserati models even faster, but with the Tesla, there are no performance upgrades. All the updating to the Model S is visual.

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