2014 Electric Cars in Production and Today’s EV News

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2014’s most fuel efficient cars by class (March 7) — The average price of a gallon of gas in the U.S. is about $3.44, slightly down from a year ago but creeping up over the past month, according to Fueleconomy.gov, a site operated by the Energy Department. The site helps fulfill DOE and EPA’s responsibility under the Energy Policy Act of 1992 to provide accurate miles-per-gallon information to consumers shopping for vehicles. The site offers lists of best and worst cars, and tips on getting maximum fuel efficiency. Complete Story

Slideshow: Considering the History of Electric Cars (March 7) — California’s plan to mandate an electric vehicle market isn’t the first such undertaking and certainly won’t be the last. But as the Golden State ratchets up for its next big step toward zero-emission vehicle status in 2018, it might be wise to consider a bit of history. Complete Story

LA Apartment Building Offers Free Electric-Car Charging, For Life (March 7) — So you just bought a new electric car. Now all you need is a place to plug it in. If you live in Los Angeles, there’s a new and potentially very attractive option: The Elysian rental apartment building will offer residents who own electric cars free charging—for life.

The 96-unit building—owned by developer Linear City—is equipped with 20 240-Volt Level 2 charging stations. Complete Story

‘New Fisker’ Website Launches As Wanxiang Prepares To Restart Electric-Car Maker (March 7) — Fisker Automotive is slowly returning. A new website isn’t the be-all and end-all of a company back on the right track, but the new site is the first sign of stirring life within the company under its new owner, Wanxiang America, the U.S. arm of China’s largest auto-parts firm. Complete Story

Plug-In Electric Car Sales For Feb: Leaf Up, Volt Down (Tesla Unknown As Usual)—FINAL UPDATE (March 7) — Analysts worried that winter weather would put a crimp in U.S. new-car sales last month, but one electric car racked up record February sales: the Nissan Leaf. Leaf sales of 1,425 cars in February were a record for the month, more than double the 2013 total of 653 February sales. Complete Story

China’s Geely Acquires U.K. Electric-Car Startup (March 7) — Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co. said it acquired British electric-vehicle startup Emerald Automotive. Victor Yang, a spokesman for the Chinese auto maker, said Saturday that the acquisition would help the company generate next generation taxis, including electric vehicles.

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The deal, for an undisclosed sum, was signed Friday in London. Complete Story

Electric-car maker Tesla expands European outlets (March 6) — Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA.O) will open more than 30 sales outlets and service centers this year in Europe and will expand its network of battery-charging stations there, the U.S. luxury electric-car maker said Tuesday. Complete Story

Tesla Plans $5 Billion Battery Factory for Mass-Market Electric Car (March 5) -Tesla Motors said on Wednesday that it planned to invest about $2 billion in a large factory to produce cheaper batteries for a mass-market electric car within three years. The company, which makes all-electric luxury sedans, indicated that it would build the factory in the American Southwest, without specifying where. Nor would it name its partners, who it said would invest up to another $3 billion in the factory through 2020. Complete Story

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