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Dec 24, 2012 at 9:45 AM
Owners of electric cars in Washington state don't pay gasoline or gas taxes, but they're soon going to be hit with a $100 fee to own the battery-operated cars.
Sep 22, 2012 at 2:23 PM
GM's discounts on the Volt are more than four times the industry's per-vehicle average, according to TrueCar estimates. Discounts include low-interest financing, cash discounts to buyers, sales bonuses to dealers, and subsidized leases.
Aug 9, 2012 at 3:12 PM
A small battery company backed by General Motors is working on breakthrough technology that could power an electric car 100 or even 200 miles on a single charge in the next two-to-four years, GM's CEO said Thursday.
Aug 9, 2012 at 3:10 PM
A small battery company backed by General Motors is working on breakthrough technology that could power an electric car 100 or even 200 miles on a single charge in the next two-to-four years, GM's CEO said Thursday.
Jun 23, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Electric car maker Tesla's first mass-market sedans took to the road Friday, but it's not certain whether their debut will make or break the fledgling company.
Jun 6, 2012 at 4:21 PM
At 118 miles per gallon, the Honda Fit electric vehicle is the most fuel-efficient in the United States. But getting that mileage isn't cheap - and it isn't always good for the environment.
Jun 6, 2012 at 8:46 AM
Honda says its 2013 Fit EV has received the highest fuel efficiency rating ever from the Environmental Protection Agency.
Mar 18, 2012 at 10:00 AM
Following a trail blazed by Indians and pioneers in covered wagons, electric car drivers hit the road Friday to inaugurate the first major section of a West Coast "Electric Highway" dotted with stations where they can charge up in 20 minutes.
Mar 16, 2012 at 8:25 PM
Following a trail blazed by Indians and pioneers in covered wagons, electric car drivers hit the road Friday to inaugurate the first major section of a West Coast "Electric Highway" dotted with stations where they can charge up in 20 minutes.
Feb 20, 2012 at 6:15 AM
Tom Adams from KVAL News looked into the cost of electric vs. gasoline cars for a special three-part series set to air on KVAL News @ 6 from Monday, Feb. 20, through Wednesday, Feb. 22.
Feb 1, 2012 at 8:41 AM
The silence is deafening as Kirk Gebb is looking for a fillup for his Nissan Leaf: No gas pumps here in the downtown Parcade at 8th and Willamette - just 6 new charging stations for electric vehicles.
Feb 1, 2012 at 10:36 AM

EUGENE, Ore. - The silence is deafening as Kirk Gebb is looking for a fillup for his Nissan Leaf, but this isn't your usual service station.

No gas pumps here in the downtown Parcade at 8th and Willamette - just 6 new charging stations...
Jan 5, 2012 at 2:08 PM
The cars are covered by a "customer service campaign" run by GM, which is similar to a safety recall but allows the carmaker to avoid the bad publicity and federal monitoring that come with a recall.
Dec 9, 2011 at 7:50 AM
Editors at Consumer Reports found you can run an electric car for just pennies a mile.
Dec 1, 2011 at 12:01 PM
General Motors will buy Chevrolet Volts back from any owner who is afraid the electric cars will catch fire, the company's CEO said Thursday.