• We took a 1,000-horsepower electric luxury sedan for a spin on the streets of Silicon Valley

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    We have driven, reported on, road-tripped, and talked about our fair share of electric and hybrid vehicles at Business Insider. These are exciting times for a technology that was born more than 100 years ago, but only started to gain steam in the last 20 years with the Toyota Prius.
    Electric-vehicle sales reached a milestone in 2017, crossing the one-million-vehicle threshold for that year. Nearly 200,000 of those plug-in vehicles - up from about 159,000 in 2016.
    That growth has spurred a whole new class of EVs from investor-funded startups. While many of these companies poach engineering...
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  • We took a 1,000-horsepower electric luxury sedan for a spin on the streets of Silicon Valley

    We took a 1,000-horsepower electric luxury sedan for a spin on the streets of Silicon Valley

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    We have driven , reported on , road-tripped , and talked about our fair share of electric and hybrid vehicles at Business Insider. These are exciting times for a technology that was born more than 100 years ago, but only started to gain steam in the last 20 years with the Toyota Prius.
    Electric-vehicle sales reached a milestone in 2017, crossing the one-million-vehicle threshold for that year. Nearly 200,000 of those plug-in vehicles - up from about 159,000 in 2016.
    That growth has spurred a whole new class of EVs from investor-funded startups. While many of these companies poach...
    Read more ...