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Honda Fit EV SOLD OUT!

In less than two weeks after changing their lease pricing, Honda has full waiting lists at all California dealerships, the limited-production 2013 Fit EV is already SOLD OUT! I hope this means they will offer more EVs for 2014! 😀 http://www.plugincars.com/southern-california-honda-dealerships-sell-out-fit-ev-following-price-cut-127452.html

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Driving the ZelectricBug Electric VW Beetle at Highway Speeds

(testing the range of the battery)

Zelectric Motors initial EV conversion is the ZelectricBug featuring the Zelectric powertrain built into restored VW Beetles (1958-1966). They are in final prototype testing and plan to have the first model for sale this summer. For more, see their website:

http://www.zelectricmotors.com

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First Drive: 2013 Smart ForTwo ED (Electric Drive) Vastly Improved from Previous Versions

Review: http://www.plugincars.com/2013-smart-fortwo-proves-good-things-come-small-packages-127447.html

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Tesla Supercharger Announcement

Tesla is expanding their supercharger network, and installing faster chargers (demonstration coming June 20). Keep in mind, when Elon Musk says “free”, that is, supercharging is included with the purchase of the 85 kWh Model S’s, optional on smaller battery sizes (for a one-time price, same unlimited free super-charging deal).

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Electrified Bugs Coming This Summer!

There’s a company transforming 1958-1967 VW Beetles into all-electric bugs! Check out this vid of the prototype:

 

See the prototype on the west coast starting Friday April 5th: “We’re telling the world. ZelectricBug is scheduled to debut at the Goodguys Meguiar’s 13th Del Mar Nationals on April 5th and 6th. Then on Sunday, April 7th, The Zelectric will be on display at the La Jolla Motor Car Classic on the beautiful Pacific coast. Hope to see you there! ” (quote from zelectricmotors.com)

For more info:

http://www.zelectricmotors.com

Twitter: @ZelectricBug

FB, Pinterest, Instagram, LinkedIn: ZelectricBug

 

(This post is one of many intended to promote electric cars of all types, I’m not affiliated with this company.)