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The US could end up running on gasoline forever, leaving electric vehicles to China and Europe

Diesel-powered cars flopped in the US. At the current rate of growth, electric vehicles could flop here, too.

Electric cars may be the future, but they’re still critically flawed in a key area

Lithium-ion batteries require a lot of energy to produce. So, too, does the extraction and refinement of metals like lithium, nickel, and cobalt.
The Porsche Taycan Turbo S.

In the battle of the Tesla Model S and the Porsche Taycan, it’s really no contest

For both Porsche and Tesla, selling expensive electric cars in a small market is a winning strategy.
FCA CEO Mike Manley.

Fiat Chrysler’s CEO says the carmaker could buy technology from Tesla

FCA CEO Mike Manley indicated that the company might "buy" rather than "build" basic EV platforms, with Tesla as a supplier.
US Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY).

Sen. Chuck Schumer wants to spend half a trillion dollars to get people to buy cars they don’t currently want. There’s a better way.

Raising the federal gas tax — which hasn't gone up since 1993 — could achieve similar goals, as could a carbon tax on vehicles at the point of sale.
The electric pony arrives?

Ford is set to reveal its all-electric, Mustang-inspired SUV on the eve of the LA auto show

Details are limited, but Ford is now using two of its icons — Mustang and the F-150 pickup truck — to shape its future electric portfolio.

Tesla’s surprise quarterly profit is ‘highly questionable’ and not ‘at all sustainable,’ one analyst says

Tesla's stock jump misses the fact that "the story remains unchanged," TLF Capital analyst Ed McCabe said, calling Tesla "structurally unprofitable."
A Tesla Model 3

It’s time to panic about Tesla’s flatlining revenue

Analysts expect the company to post a loss on Wednesday, but, more worryingly, they also don't expect top-line revenue growth.
The mighty Leaf.

I drove a $44,000 Nissan Leaf Plus and I don’t understand why everybody isn’t buying this car

Over 300,000 Leafs have sold, but the car has always been held back by its range.  The Leaf Plus, however, serves up 214 miles on a single charge.

Nio, the Tesla of China, surges after reporting strong vehicle deliveries for Q3

The electric carmaker delivered 4,799 vehicles in the third quarter, up 35.1% from the second quarter.