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Los Angeles National Drive Electric Week Event

Posted 08.30.2017 in News by Editor

You can get behind the wheel of a plug-in electric car at the Los Angeles National Drive Electric Week Ride & Drive and vehicle exhibition. The event is part of a nationwide show & tell of the benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric vehicles. The event will be held Saturday, September 16, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Los Angeles State Historic Park adjacent to Chinatown.

Cars available to view and drive will include the Chrysler Pacifica, the new Bluecar Phase 3 Car Share vehicle, the Chevrolet Bolt and Volt and the VW e-Golf.


Plug-In SUV and Electric Bike Buyers Guide at Barnes & Noble

Posted 01.18.2016 in News by Editor

Electric Car Insider's 2015 SUV and Electric Bicycle Buyer's Guide is now available at Barnes & Noble. The guide contains a full-page profile - including specifications and photos - of the top 30 electric bicycles and 4 new electric SUVs and cars from Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Cadillac and BMW. Our cover story is an in-depth road test and review of the new plug-in hybrid 7-passenger luxury SUV from Volvo: the XC90 T8. Also on the cover are the Optibike R8, a rolling sculpture that can tick off 100+ miles with ease, and the e-Joe Koda, a commuter bike that is thoughtfully designed and easy on the budget.


Electric Car Guest Drive held throughout California

Posted 08.29.2014 in News by Editor

A series of Electric Car Guest Drive gatherings were hosted by EV Quorum car club in cities throughout California in May. The meet-ups featured the Tesla Model S and other electric vehicles. The events were held in 12 cities from San Diego to the San Francisco Bay Area. Participants drove the Tesla Model S, Fiat 500e, Ford Focus Electric, Honda Fit EV. The Toyota RAV4 EV, Chevy Volt, Chevy Spark and BMW ActiveE were also available for driving at some of the meet-ups. Local chapters of the Electric Auto Association co-hosted several of the events.