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Wall Street Watch Wednesday: Electric Cars Take Another Blow

Filed under: Earnings, Tesla Motors, Market NewsLast week it was Smith Electric Vehicles calling off its IPO. On Tuesday it was Tesla Motors (TSLA) lowering its near-term outlook.

Demand for Tesla’s breakthrough Model S plug-in sedan remains strong, b…

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BMW, Toyota Forge Closer New Alliance in Challenge to Rivals

Filed under: Toyota, AutosBy Christiaan Hetzner

MUNICH — German premium carmaker BMW and Japan’s Toyota Motor Corp agreed to extend their cooperation to a bigger strategic alliance on Friday in a challenge to global rivals as competition intensifies….

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3 Reasons Why You’re Not Buying an Electric Car

Filed under: Technology, Ford Motor Co, Toyota, General Motors, Autos, Tesla Motors, ChevronThe electric car has arrived, but odds are that there isn’t one in your driveway.

Several factors have gotten in the way of the eco-friendly automotive revolut…

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How the Chevy Volt Became a Political Punching Bag

Filed under: Company News, General Motors, Autos, Consumer AllyThere’s one thing about General Motors (GM) CEO Dan Akerson: He doesn’t shy away from a fight.

Called before a congressional committee on Wednesday to testify about a safety investigation …

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Will the Next New Corvette Be the Last?

Filed under: Ford Motor Co, Toyota, General Motors, Autos, Tesla MotorsAmong the folks who take “spy shots” of upcoming new cars being tested, the holy grail is a shot of a new Chevrolet Corvette in the wild. Like shots of Big Foot (or, to a lesser deg…

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