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2014 BMW i8 Concours d'Elegance Edition at charity auction

A one-of-a-kind BMW i8 will be driven off by the highest bidder during next month's Gooding & Co. auction at Pebble Beach. All proceeds from the sale of the 2014 BMW i8 Concours d'Elegance Edition will go to the non-profit Pebble Beach Company Foundation that helps underprivileged young people in Monterey County. Also: The Class of 2015 -- New Vehicles Read more...

Uber Won't Kill Car Sales, But Ride-Sharing May Affect What We Buy

Back in 2010, Über was just a small San Francisco startup, shuttling a few thousand people around town and only beginning to make ripples. Fast forward four years and the transit-app company, recently valued at $18.2 billion, has grown to become the world's most valuable startup, serving millions of riders across 128 cities and 37 countries. So how Read more...

The 2014 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive is proof that the electric vehicle market is maturing. The 5-door hatchback shape shares lots of Mercedes-Benz styling cues, but the Nissan Leaf and Ford Focus EV share a similar profile. The range maxes out at about 85 miles per charge; competitive, but not ground-breaking. Even the price doesn't raise much Read more...

U.S. sales have started on the revolutionary 2014 BMW i3, with the first vehicle going to Charles Rabie, a professor at Tufts University and a long-time EV advocate. Rabie has been driving a BMW ActiveE since 2012 and picked up his new i3 at BMW of Boston.  Also: The Class of 2015 -- New Vehicles Ready to Roll Matching an aluminum chassis with a Read more...

If you want to spend more time with the Chevy Volt after taking the one-minute tour, you can build and price your own Volt to unlock its Kelley Blue Book Fair Purchase Price, 5-Year Cost to Own, our most recent review and more. Or check out more electric-centric cars: 10 Most Fuel-Efficient Cars Under $25,000 The 40 MPG Cars of Read more...

While the name of Ferdinand Porsche will forever be most closely linked to the original Porsche 356, the Austrian auto designer actually began his illustrious career a half century before that iconic exercise first rolled onto the scene in 1948. Porsche was just 22 when he penned his first model - the "Egger-Lohner electric vehicle C.2 Phaeton model." Read more...

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