Tag: Forbes

Aug 21, 2015 - 08:39 am

Consumer Reports, Tesla, Forbes, Events.

Video tip: Consumer Reports tested the Tesla Model S P85D and found out that acceleration is not quite as fast as Tesla claims. It took 3.5 seconds to get to 60 mph in “Insane” mode, a blink of an eye more than the advertised 3.1 seconds.

Reading tip: Tesla ranks first on Forbes’ new list of the world’s most innovative companies. Read more about the four main differences between Tesla and other carmakers.

Events for the upcoming week: China (Shanghai) International Battery Industry Fair (Aug 26-28; Shanghai, China) ++ Eurobike (Aug 26-29; Friedrichshafen, Germany)

You can find a complete list of upcoming industry events at electrive.com/calendar

Dec 15, 2014 - 09:27 am

EV Show, Electric cars review of 2014.

Video tip: EV West wants to issue its videos more regularly and plans to start a monthly “EV Show” that lasts an hour. The first episode sees the guys electrify nothing less than a 1978 Ferrari 308 GTS, a model made famous by its role in the Magnum TV series.
youtube.com via green.autoblog.com

Reading tip: How has 2014 been for EVs? Depends on what you are looking at as EV sales have not taken off despite what Jack Perkowski calls a “media hype.” However, EV numbers are steadily rising and might continue to do so, esp. if China awakens.

Found on electrive.com
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