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The 2019 BMW i3 now has 153 miles of range thanks to a bigger battery

The BMW i3 is getting an upgraded battery — plus a bunch of other improvements —that will give the 2019 model about 153 miles of range. That’s roughly a 30% improvement from the previous mod

How fast is fast charging?

EVgo announced this month that it has broken ground on what will be the first public DC fast charging station, capable of up to 350 kw, in California — more powerful even than current charging c

Automakers aren’t really advertising electric vehicles

There are more plug-in vehicles available now than there were a decade ago, and the sales of those vehicles are growing. Sales of electric vehicles are up about a third this year over last year, and N

Nissan’s working BladeGlider sport EV prototype calls to car lovers

Nissan is bringing a working version of the BladeGlider all-electric sport concept it first revealed in 2013 to Rio to ride the hype wave of the Olympics. The car is cool enough to merit hype in its o

Nissan says EV chargers will outnumber gas stations in the UK by 2020

A new study by car maker Nissan predicts the U.K. will have more electric vehicle charging locations than gas stations by 2020. It’s a bold prediction to estimate that EV chargers will outnumber

Batteries and all, EVs are greener than gasoline

Electric vehicles come out of the gate with green cred. They don’t even have tailpipes because they don’t have any emissions while they’re driving. But do EVs deserve their goody-too

GenZe 2.0 electric scooter brings electric power to the people

Mahindra, the India-based manufacturing giant, wants to offer more people the chance at a cleaner commute. The GenZe 2.0 electric scooter carries one person, a couple big bags of groceries, and a pric

New Nissan Leaf Models Will Feature Wireless Charging And Other Electrical Advances

We like the <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/06/29/nissan-leaf-review/">Leaf</a>. It's not a good choice for everyone, but it's a great second car or city car, set back the most perhaps by th

CEATEC 2011: Nissan Showcases “Smart House Of The Future”

Next-generation homes are definitely one of the big trends at the <a href="http://www.ceatec.com/2011/en/">CEATEC 2011</a> exhibition that currently takes place in Chiba, Japan. We have covered multip

Nissan Leaf Companion App Is Now Available For Android, BlackBerry

Nissan Leaf owners, take note. The Leaf companion app is now available in both Android and BlackBerry flavors. These smartphone apps follow the steps of the iOS version that launched alongside the Lea

Nissan Adds New Features To The Leaf For 2012 Including A Higher Price

Consumers have spoken and Nissan has listened. The 2012 Nissan Leaf will now pack more standard features -- and a noticeably higher price. Starting July 25 the second model year Leaf will be available

Nissan And 4R Testing New Solar EV Charging Stations

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/outlet.jpg">Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and 4R Energy Corporation announced today that the two companies have developed and installed a new EV

The Nissan Leaf Review: A Fun And Practical Electric Car For The Masses

If the road is smooth enough, you can hear birds chirping while you’re going 35 mph. With the windows up. The Nissan Leaf is that quiet. When going less than 30 mph there’s just a slight e

A Simple Look At The Simple Nissan Leaf iOS App

I’m a few days into my week with the Nissan Leaf. It’s a fun car; I can say that much so far. My plan later today is to test the range by driving in increasingly smaller circles around my

First Person Admits Running Out Of Juice In An Electric Car

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/Nissan-Leaf-4-620x413.jpg">Poor Kelangst: he or she is the first person ever in the whole world to announce that they've depleted their N

Will CODA Pull A Tesla? Electric Vehicle Makers Raise Another $76 Million

<img src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0005/4521/54521v1-max-250x250.jpg" class="shot2"></img> CODA Holdings (or CODA Automotive) the Santa Monica, Calif. company that plans to sell

Nissan Leaf's Window Sticker Boasts 99MPGe

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/leafylabel.jpg" />While I'm sure the guys at Nissan were crossing their fingers, hoping for a 100MPGe rating, the EPA either had other id

Believe It Or Not: Plug In America's Electric Vehicle Hype Campaign

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/pluginamerica-spot-crude-ocean.jpg" width="250" height="141" class="alignright size-full wp-image-242326" /></img> Here comes another spoof on

The Chevy Volt Is GM's Knight In Gleaming Chrome And White Plastic

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/chevy-volt-5-620x412.jpg">One thing is clear to me now: GM gets it. Government Motors now understands the importance of cutting edge tech

By The Numbers: Chevy Volt vs Nissan Leaf

It’s hard to ignore the looming EV vehicle showdown between the Chevy Volt and the Nissan Leaf even though the vehicles are totally different in nature and target market. While the Nissan Leaf i
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