Electric Cars


Wed November 13, 2013

Centerra Announces New EV Charging Stations

Chargers like these unveiled in Fort Collins earlier this year will soon be installed at Centerra of Loveland.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

Finding a place to charge an electric car in northern Colorado is about to get easier. Centerra of Loveland announced Wednesday a network of electric vehicle charging stations will be installed at the master planned community north of Hwy 34. 

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Mon November 4, 2013

New EV Charging Stations Now Open At DIA

One of ten new 'Level 1' electric vehicle charging stations at DIA.
Denver International Airport

Ten new electric vehicle charging stations were unveiled to the public Monday at Denver International Airport. The stations will be free to those who pay to park in the lots where they are located.

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Thu October 3, 2013

Tesla's Stock Gets Burned After Car Fire And Downgrading

Originally published on Thu October 3, 2013 11:26 am

A Tesla Model S at the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit on Jan. 15.
Stan Honda AFP/Getty Images

High-flying billionaire Elon Musk's Tesla Motors has seen its shares skid the past couple days because they've been downgraded by analysts and because of a YouTube clip showing one of the all-electric luxury cars engulfed in flames earlier this week.

Just before noon ET, a share of Tesla was trading around $169.50 — down about 6.5 percent for the day and $25 (13 percent) below its 52-week high of $194.50.

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Tue August 27, 2013

Tesla Sales Hum In California, Beating Porsche, Land Rover

Originally published on Tue August 27, 2013 10:33 am

Tesla Motors has outsold several luxury carmakers in California in 2013, on the strength of its Model S, seen here in the foreground. The Telsa Roadster is behind it.
James Lipman Telsa

It's been a good year for Tesla Motors, the luxury electric car maker, particularly in California, where it's selling more cars than Porsche, Jaguar, Lincoln, or Buick. In 2013, the company has sold 4,714 cars in the state, according to the California New Car Dealers Association.

Here's a rundown of the state's vehicle sales rankings:

  • Tesla: 4,714
  • Porsche: 4,586
  • Land Rover: 4,022
  • Volvo: 2,982
  • Lincoln: 2,230
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Mon August 19, 2013

Ahead Of The Curve, DIA/Fort Collins Install EV Charging Stations

EV charging station sign
John Athayde Flickr - Creative Commons

Roughly a week after the City of Fort Collins unveiled its first DC quick charger, Denver International Airport says it will install 10 new electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in its parking garages.

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