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extended-range hybrid

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Hokies win EcoCAR competition with an extended-range EV

Students from Virginia Tech University this week garnered first place in the EcoCAR: The NeXt Challenge with the team's extended-range electric vehicle (EREV) using E85 (ethanol).

By June 17, 2011

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Please Explain: Extended range electric vehicle

With the Chevy Volt due to hit American dealerships in late 2010/early 2011, be prepared to hear the terms extended range electric vehicle and plug-in series hybrid used quite frequently. But what do these terms mean? CNET Australia explains.

By March 15, 2010

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Boeing's 777X plans: Big windows, lots of air, and robot manufacturing

The company is copying passenger-friendly details from its 787 Dreamliner into its upcoming 777X wide-body passenger jet, the company announces at the Farnborough airshow.

By July 15, 2014

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Reborn Fisker hopes for better Karma by 2015

Reports indicate Fisker's new Chinese owners aiming for a revival of the range extender electric Karma sports car.

By April 24, 2014

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In the age of Prius and Tesla, can the Chevy Volt succeed? We ask GM.

After a little more than three years on the market, the plug-in hybrid Volt is approaching 60,000 units sold. Is that enough momentum to compete with the mind share of the Prius and Tesla? We ask General Motors.

By April 12, 2014

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GM lops $5,000 off Chevy Volt price for 2014

General Motors, responding to price competition in the electric vehicle market, cuts the price of its plug-in hybrid to $34,995.

By August 6, 2013

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GM, worried about market disruption, has an eye on Tesla

General Motors has created a team to study electric car maker Tesla -- high irony considering GM was one of the pioneers of the moden electric car.

By July 18, 2013

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Electric car price war? Chevy chimes in with Volt incentives

Chevrolet ups the price incentive on the Volt as all-electric rivals get price drops.

By June 12, 2013

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Capability to charge EVs lacking in homes, apartments

With garage outlet access in only 49 percent of detached homes and 14 percent of apartments, is the real EV market in the Midwest suburbs?

By June 26, 2012

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The real prize for GM's EcoCar2 challenge? A job offer

GM is handing out job offers along with cash prizes to students participating in the EcoCar2 competition.

By May 24, 2012