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    Epic Torq and Amp photo bomb yields revealing details
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    Epic EV Torq – Click above for high-res image gallery
    While Epic Electric Vehicles have said they will reveal more about their somewhat eccentric lineup this autumn, they must have felt a little sorry for those of us impatiently waiting because they have dropped a bomb. A big fat juicy ...

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    Video: Wind car is almost finished! No, for real this time.
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    Nemesis "wind car" under construction – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Remember that "wind car" we were telling you about a while back? You know, the one that started out as a Lotus Exige before being stretched and having its gasoline-drinking powertrain replaced by twin electric ...

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    Frankfurt 2009: Porsche confirms development of electric sportscar
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    Ruf Greenster concept - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Quick trivia question: what automaker was the first to build a hybrid automobile? Did you guess Honda or Toyota? Interestingly, a full 109 years ago, Professor Ferdinand Porsche built a fully functional hybrid automobile, though it ...

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    Pics Aplenty: Tesla finally drops real images of Roadster Sport
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    Tesla Roadster Sport - Click above for high-res image gallery
    It's been seven months since Tesla first announced its intentions to build the Roadster Sport, a higher performing version of its standard electric sportscar, and the Silicon Valley-based automaker has finally offered up some real ...

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    Officially, Official: Mercedes to produce electric SLS gullwing
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    Mercedes-Benz has officially confirmed the rumors that have been floating around in recent days – it will build an electrically powered version of its upcoming SLS gullwing coupe! The EV version of the SLS will drive all four wheels by means of an individual motor for each corner. It will not ...

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    Electric sports cars abound in UK EV test
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    Although there may be many a MINI E, i MiEVs and smart EDs taking part in that £25 million ($40 million) UK electric vehicle test program, there is also a subset of sports cars involved. The EEMS Accelerate project says it plans to have 21 vehicles acquiring electric car data for 12 months ...

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    VIDEO: Ecotricity's electric Exige Wind Car exceeds expectations on the track
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    Ecotricity Wind Car in action - Click above to watch the video after the break
    The saga that has been the building of a "wind car" for Ecotricity founder, Dale Vince, appears to have come to a climax. All of the newly invented bits of this stretched and re-engineered former Lotus Exige have been ...

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    BRUSA brings all-electric Spyder to EVS24
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    BRUSA Spyder - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    BRUSA, a Swiss electronics company, recently attended the EVS24 conference in Stavanger, Norway, with an electric sportscar called the Spyder in tow. Our best guess is that this machine is based on either a rear-engined Volkswagen or ...

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    Geneva Preview: Protoscar teases new LAMPO electric sportscar
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    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Protoscar LAMPOS concept
    Back in January, Swiss design company Protoscar revealed that it would debut a new electric sportscar called the LAMPO at the Geneva Motor Show. With that date right around the corner, the firm has released a bunch of new photos ...

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    Ex-Mclaren designer now plans electric sportscar
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    Click above to enlarge the JJAD P1-E
    Gordon Murray isn't the only ex-McLaren F1 designer that is now branching out into greener pastures. Jim Dowle from JJAD has announced plans to build a new electric sportscar, and it sounds like a winner. A lithium ion battery pack is said to provide a range of ...

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    Could the Ginetta G50 EV be the awesomest electric sportscar yet?
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    digg_url = 'http://digg.com/autos/Is_the_new_electric_Ginetta_hotter_than_the_Tesla_Roadster#'; It appears that Ginetta Cars, a storied British company that's been building racing and road cars since 1958, may be heating up the electric sports car market with a gas-free version of their latest ...

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    Wrightspeed X1, a casualty of our economic woes
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    There will be casualties. That's what we've been warned over and over about the burgeoning green car market in the face of the world's global economic crisis and the recent trend towards cheap gas. One such vehicle that we had been really looking forward to was the Wrightspeed X1, but we now hear ...

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    Detroit Electric to launch Tesla-beater in June?
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    Ever since that Malaysian press melée in September there haven't been any perceptible noises emanating from the resurrected Detroit Electric. Perhaps former Lotus CEO Albert Lam and friends have their noses to the grindstone getting product ready their announced end-of-2009 production run. ...

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    Sam's Club finds buyer for $100,000 electric Super Car package
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    It seems that some are less affected by the current economic downturn than others. At the 12th hour of the 12th day of the 11th month the upcoming "Super Car" from Hybrid Technologies, packaged with a trip for two to Los Angeles and the chance to drive it on a racetrack, became available for one ...

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    Bolwell Nagari supercar going into production, may get electric drivetrain
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    Click above for high-res shots of the Bolwell Nagari
    digg_url = 'http://digg.com/autos/Bolwell_Nagari_Supercar_Going_Into_Production'; The Bolwell Nagari that we looked at a few months back is finally ready for production. Using a carbon-intensive composite chassis and body, the new supercar ...

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    Lightning GT to make debut at British International Motor Show
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    The "Electric Vehicle Village" at the British International Motor Show is getting another sports car to keep the Tesla Roadster, also to be on display, from completely hogging the electric-car limelight. The British designed and built Lightning GT will get its world-wide debut at the show which ...

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