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Aptera closes its doors

An e-mail from the CEO details the reasons the electric car startup decided to fold.

By December 2, 2011

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Aptera 2e restructures reservation system, refunds deposits

Despite recently raising $2.5 million, the EV start-up is refunding deposits and creating a VIP database for early adopters.

By August 16, 2011

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Aptera 2e (photos)

A closer look at the funky three-wheeled EV struggling to come to market.

5 Images By August 16, 2011

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Are composite pickup trucks in our future?

Transportation design firm Motive Industries released sketches of what a pickup made of composite material could look like.

By February 3, 2012

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Car Tech Live 244: CNET Drives the new Camry and Entune apps platform (podcast)

GM set to make changes to the Volt in response to fires, Nissan moves ahead on wireless charging for EVs, so long Aptera, many young Americans prefer the Internet to a car, and we drive the new Camry with Entune.

By December 10, 2011

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Car Tech Live 244: GM to revamp the heart of the Volt?

GM set to make changes to the Volt in response to fires, Nissan moves ahead on wireless charging for EVs, so long Aptera, many young Americans prefer the internet to a car, and we drive the new Camry with Entune.

By December 9, 2011

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Trying to forecast EV sales? Good luck with that

Predicting electric-vehicle sales is as hard as guessing the future price of oil, but rosy forecasts are leading to over-inflated expectations for plug-ins.

By December 8, 2011

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Five electric cars that will change the world in 2012

There are plenty of interesting electric cars on the road today, but none of them will hold a candle to the ones we're expecting in 2012.

By November 23, 2011

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Quirky Aptera EV edges closer to launch

If a $184 million loan from the U.S. Department of Energy comes through, the company says it could start production of its three-wheeled electric vehicle in 2011.

By April 16, 2010

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Car Tech Live 229: Check the tech in the Mercedes CLS550 (podcast)

Cadillac gets a Volt, HP wants WebOS somewhere--how about cars? AAA takes on OnStar. Can you sell your parking spot? And we drive the Mercedes CLS550

By August 18, 2011