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Quite a few Volvos are MIC now too, and their new Polestar brand is made in China as well.

Jul 6
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Those hood lines just get higher and higher. At some point we’re going to need restrictions on driving a 6-foot-high wall around.

Jul 6
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Tesla charge ports are hidden beneath the left taillight.

Jul 6
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Totally agree. Having ratchet-strapped the exhaust pipe to the body, I drove my grandmother’s 70,000-mile similar-vintage Forester to the dealer with the power steering out, where she traded it in on a CPO Spark EV. Read more

Jul 2
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Tesla’s 2Q sales (global, not US, so not directly comparable) were only down 5%, so it’ll be interesting where they place on the ranking.

Jul 2
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But does it have higher than average mileage because it’s unusual to get an Evoque to 75k?

Jun 30
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Hell, the 2012 Ford Focus Electric had heated front seats.

Jun 30
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Not bad. Since I know range isn’t your critical thing since you were looking at the electric Mini, there seem to be really good incentives on eGolfs right now if you live near where they’re sold.

Jun 30
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It does not look good in real life, and I think there was only one little piece left that the dealer had missed when I got mine off the lot.

Jun 26
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There are shops that keep Fisker Karmas functional, I don’t think Nissans are going to be prematurely retired if the brand leaves the US.

Jun 24
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I agree, and I’m trying to figure out if the XC70 sits with its engine out and one wheel in the air all the time?

Jun 24
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You can actually buy one of their cars at a real dealership if you’ve got a shit-ton of money burning a hole in your pocket. They’ve gotten much further than Elio and Faraday.

Jun 23
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In the Bolt’s case, the battery and motor are made by LG in Korea, which is a huge percentage of the car by weight or value.

Jun 23
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A PHEV might be ideal for that scenario, because it won’t fall into the hurricane evaluation trap of running out of gas sitting in gridlock.