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2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge: Brand's first electric vehicle here 2021 - UPDATED
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2 days ago
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2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge: Brand's first electric vehicle here 2021 - UPDATED

UPDATE: The latest local launch times for the XC40 Recharge EV and plug-in hybrid have been added to the bottom of this article. The Volvo XC40 Recharge, the company's first electric car, was unveiled overnight. Based on the standard XC40 and its Compact Modular Architecture, there's little to visually differentiate the all-electric Recharge from those with an internal combustion engine.
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Derek Fung
Free fuel for life: Nissan and CSIRO launch solar-powered EV charging station trial
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10th Oct 2019
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Free fuel for life: Nissan and CSIRO launch solar-powered EV charging station trial

It’s the dream of any motorist: free fuel for life – and Nissan Australia is poised to find out if it’s possible and practical. Nissan has unveiled three electric-car charging stations at its head office in Melbourne powered by solar panels on its roof. They are part of a 200-day trial to find out if solar-powered charging stations can provide truly emissions-free motoring.
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Joshua Dowling
Price, not planet, the key to selling electric cars - expert
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17th Sep 2019
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Price, not planet, the key to selling electric cars - expert

Buyers of electric cars are more interested in saving money rather than saving the planet, according to the latest data from Europe. Tax incentives on electric cars have a greater role in their sales success than environmental credentials, say automotive industry experts. “People are buying electric cars in Europe at the moment mainly because of the financial advantage,” says Gregory Guillaume, vice president, senior chief designer of Kia, which has just launched two electric cars in Europe.
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Tesla Model 3 AWD Long Range joins Australian line-up
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19th Jul 2019
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Tesla Model 3 AWD Long Range joins Australian line-up

UPDATE, August 2019: It's finally here! Click here to read and watch our first full Australian drive of the new Tesla Model 3. Alex Misoyannis • The Tesla Model 3 AWD Long Range model currently offered overseas will form part of the Tesla Australia Model 3 spread, the company has confirmed.
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