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'electric car'

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2015 Ford Focus Electric

Three years after its predecessor debuted, the 2015 Ford Focus Electric is still a good choice for a compact battery-powered car, but the newer competition offers slightly greater range and faster charging.

By November 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 14, 2014

MSRP: $29,170.00

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2013 Smart Fortwo Electric Drive

The new Smart Fortwo Electric Drive is priced lower than any other electric car on the market, and makes for a very economical commuter.

By July 31, 2013

MSRP: $28,000.00

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2012 Ford Focus Electric

Its short driving range and long recharge times limit the suitability of the 2012 Ford Focus Electric to some specific lifestyles, but it is a very high-tech car that should delight early adopter types.

By July 16, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating July 16, 2012

MSRP: $39,200.00

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How to buy the best electric car

There's a lot to consider before buying your first electric car. Let's look at your choices.

By February 2, 2016

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Chevrolet's Bolt is headed to Europe as the Opel Ampera-e

Despite an earlier flop with its Volt-based Opel Ampera, GM is headed back to Europe with the Ampera-e, a pure-electric hatchback based on the Chevy Bolt.

By February 11, 2016

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GM creates a new team specifically for electric and autonomous cars

This is yet another step that shows the automaker's dedication to non-traditional methods of transportation.

By January 29, 2016

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Faraday Future unveils electric​​ ​hyper​car of the future

Faraday Future reveals its high-performance FFZERO1 Concept at CES 2016 in Las Vegas. The new vehicle is a 1,000-horsepower, all-wheel-drive hypercar that has a smartphone in its steering wheel.

January 4, 2016

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Chevrolet Bolt vs Volt: Why not both?

It's a toss up between pure EV and mostly EV.

By January 12, 2016

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2016 Audi A3 e-tron: The dawn of the electric Audi (CNET On Cars, Episode 80)

Audi's first electrified car, the best cars for teens, and what you need to know before you modify the tech in your car.

By December 21, 2015

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Hyundai set to launch first-of-its-kind electric car in 2016

The Ioniq should be the only production vehicle to offer electric, plug-in and standard hybrid configurations in the same body.

By December 7, 2015