Electric

Was "The 4th" With You?

Was “The 4th” With You?

Just in case your senses weren’t strong enough, and you didn’t realize yesterday was Star Wars day, don’t worry!  I can provide your far…far away fix today!  Let’s all just take a moment and enjoy the best “Fan Boy” modified cars. First of all I bet you didn’t know that there was an official Star Wars […]

After 74-Year Absence, Detroit Electric Returns with Sports Car

After 74-Year Absence, Detroit Electric Returns with Sports Car

In a time when gasoline was challenged as the primary method for moving automobiles, Anderson Carriage Company conceived electrification as the future of personal motoring. Established in 1907, Anderson evolved into the Detroit Electric Car Company. From 1907 to 1939, the automaker would be a prolific electric car brand the United States. Building more than 35,000 […]

Tesla Aiming for Value-Rich Future with Model S Financing

Tesla Aiming for Value-Rich Future with Model S Financing

  Whether buying a Chevrolet Cruze or the lucky three able to purchase a Lamborghini Veneno supercar, there must be a pleasant ownership experience. Automakers have learned in recent years building a brand’s image does not end once a vehicle leaves a lot. Known as after-sales, auto companies have constructed infrastructure to provide owners with […]

Coda's Offering a Charge at No Extra Charge to Buyers

Coda’s Offering a Charge at No Extra Charge to Buyers

With a record assortment of electrified automobiles becoming available to consumers, the process for selling vehicles incorporating such high-tech is starting with some hiccups. Appearing more expensive than traditional cars with internal combustion engines, no major auto company has been successful in presenting an electric vehicle with a price under $30,000 (though the Smart EV […]

The Success of S will Lead to an Excellent X

The Success of S will Lead to an Excellent X

In the last few weeks, several of the largest players in the automotive press game crowned a new champion. The Tesla Model S has gone from vaporware to victor in 2012, coincidentally the year in which the world was predicted to end. It turns out that it is only the beginning of the end of […]

Powered Up: Tesla Model S Named 'Car of the Year' By Motor Trend

Powered Up: Tesla Model S Named ‘Car of the Year’ By Motor Trend

It isn’t often that I use the basis of an article to promote the work of another automotive publication. While my efforts are always confident my work for Automoblog.net to stand on its own, I will freely commend Motor Trend as the gold standard of automobile journalism. After 63 years dedicated to covering automobiles in […]

GM Unveils Production Location of Cadillac ELR

GM Unveils Production Location of Cadillac ELR

Existing as a “Long time, no see!” production promise from General Motors’ luxury-oriented Cadillac brand, the ELR was given the green light August of last year on the premise of becoming the brand’s first plug-in hybrid car (or extended range electric vehicle). Based on the Converj concept car that debuted at the 2009 North American […]

Movie Review: Revenge of the Electric Car

Movie Review: Revenge of the Electric Car

Obviously, I am behind the times when it comes to reviewing the 2011 documentary film “Revenge of the Electric Car”. I had bought the DVD four months ago but only gained the time and compulsion to watch the film during the Canadian Thanksgiving weekend. Thanks to hard-to-come-by share time and the US Presidential debate provoked […]