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The Tesla federal tax credit is slowly cruising into the sunset. Image: tesla By Sasha Lekach2019-07-01 22:53:08 UTC To anyone dreaming of buying a Tesla electric vehicle: Your timing is terrible. Today is July 1, and for Tesla, that means $1,875 less of a federal tax credit is available for buying an electric vehicle. The federal credit started at $7,500, but then once Tesla hit 200,000 electric vehicles sold (since

You can rent a Tesla Model S, but IUnicorn has been having repair issues with the American imports. By Sasha Lekach2019-04-29 19:59:55 UTC A popular Chinese ride-hailing company that only offers high-end electric vehicles is fed up with Tesla. IUnicorn, also known as Shenma Zhuanche, expressed its annoyance with the electric carmaker last week when it revealed Times Square billboards that were directed at Tesla — all of which publicly

A car will often catch fire after a crash — no matter the type of vehicle.Image: Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post via Getty Images By Sasha Lekach2019-02-25 22:12:29 UTC In a car crash, things can get fiery quickly — it doesn’t matter if you’re driving a Tesla Model X electric car or a traditional gas-fueled Honda Civic.  That’s what happened in a fatal crash in Florida over the weekend. A man

Harley-Davidson just made its first electric motorcycle available for pre-order

Think of the LiveWire as a hog on a vegan diet.Image: harley-davidson By Rachel Kraus2019-01-07 23:39:25 UTC It’s a hog on a diet. Harley-Davidson announced Monday at CES that its all-electric motorcycle, the LiveWire, is now officially available for pre-order. It starts at $29,799 and will begin shipping in August. The iconic motorcycle company first introduced the LiveWire in 2014, but it had been more of a flashy concept than

Trump's White House just gave you another reason to buy an electric car right now

Charge it while you can — the federal tax credit for Teslas and other electric vehicles is on its way out.Image: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images By Sasha Lekach2018-12-03 21:07:05 UTC When Tesla CEO Elon Musk introduced a lower-priced Model 3 a few months ago, he deducted thousands in federal tax incentives from the sticker price. On Monday, according to Reuters, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said the subsidies for electric

This electric motorcycle runs on 15 parts made via 3D printer

By Sasha Lekach2018-11-19 23:18:07 UTC [embedded content] Ready to upgrade from your e-scooter? The NERA electric motorcycle is a functioning bike that was made using a 3D printer. The only catch — it’s just a “use case” example for a German 3D printing company to show off its material-making skills.  Even if it’s not for sale, it’s an impressive print job from the NOWlab at 3D printer company BigRep. Printed

VW will race its all-electric prototype in the Rocky Mountains

The I.D. R Pikes Peak is an electric concept car ready to set a record.Image: volkswagen By Sasha Lekach2018-03-19 22:57:19 UTC The “Race to the Clouds” is on and Volkswagen is putting its all-electric I.D. R Pikes Peak prototype racing car to the test. The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on June 24 in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains is a 100-plus year tradition that races vehicles on a 12.4-mile route up