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  • Llewellyn Plugs In: Berlin without walls

    It’s very hard for a Brit of my generation to go to Berlin and not think about… you know who; to not think about my dad flying overhead dropping… you know what. Basically, in the immortal words of Basil Fawlty, don’t mention the ‘W’ word.
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    By Robert Llewellyn July 5, 2012 2:31 PM
  • Sales start of new Smart Fortwo electric drive

    Production of the new Smart Fortwo Electric Drive has begun this week in Hambach, France, and sales have started in Germany.
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    By Farah Alkhalisi June 14, 2012 10:24 AM
  • Geneva 2012: full electric vehicle preview

    Farah reveals all the electric stars ahead of March auto show.
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    By Farah Alkhalisi February 29, 2012 11:33 AM
  • Geneva 2012: Mad Rinspeed Dock+Go is “backpack on wheels” for Smart electric car

    The good folks at Rinspeed can always be counted on to deliver motor show concepts that stretch the imagination – they’re the guys that dreamed up with the underwater sQuba car, for example. And now they’ve added the whacky Dock+Go concept to the madcap portfolio.
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    By Gavin Conway February 22, 2012 10:35 AM
  • 2012 Detroit Auto Show electric vehicle preview

    Aside from the usual gas-guzzling 4x4s, pickups and turbo-charged sedans (sorry, saloons), January’s 2012 North American International Auto Show in Detroit will also be flooded with hybrids from the likes of BMW, Mercedes, Acura, Honda and Volkswagen. That’s all taking us in the right direction, but unless it comes with a plug, we’re not going to spend too much time dwelling on it here. We’ve prepared a little pre-show teaser of some of the EVs coming to Detroit to whet your appetite.
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    By Gavin Conway December 28, 2011 5:14 PM