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Electric car goes 623 miles on single charge

A Japanese group has driven an electric car a record-breaking 623 miles on a single charge. The vehicle ran on more than 8,000 lithium ion batteries.

By June 4, 2010

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Car Tech Live 170: Electric car reality check (podcast)

Tesla looks like a real car company all of a sudden; lifetime free traffic looking like the norm for GPS; new Pioneer AVIC gets married to Pandora mobile; TV broadcasts in your car have hit a snag; and we roll in our favorite sports sedan: the AMG C63.

By May 28, 2010

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Daimler, China's BYD partnering on electric cars

German automaker and China's leading battery manufacturer announce joint venture to create new brand of electric cars.

By May 27, 2010

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Nissan: Electric cars could shed government aid in four years

Nissan Motor and partner Renault could market electric vehicles without government incentives within four years as global sales reach 500,000 to 1 million vehicles per year, executives say.

By May 27, 2010

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Mitsubishi i-Miev pioneers electric highway

We drive a Mitsubishi i-Miev electric car from San Francisco to Sacramento, with a recharge stop in Vacaville.

By May 25, 2010

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Honda sits out the stampede toward electrics

Automotive News reports on Honda's electric car plans.

By May 25, 2010

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Don't go off-road in electric car made of bamboo

Japanese companies have launched an electric car made of bamboo and paper. Featuring traditional Japanese styling, the Meguru can travel up to 25 miles on a two-hour charge.

By May 21, 2010

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Belkin invests in smart charger for electric cars

Belkin, best known for its PC and Mac accessories, gets deeper into home energy management by investing in Juice Technologies, which makes equipment for charging electric vehicles.

By May 20, 2010

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Nissan Leaf electric car gets iPhone control

You'll be able to use a special app to communicate with and control some of the vehicle's features, Nissan has promised.

By May 14, 2010

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Will electric cars spread like cell phones or washing machines?

Deloitte survey results show slow adoption for electric vehicles in the next few years unless consumers' concerns over cost and infrastructure can be addressed.

By May 14, 2010