electric car


Local Family Goes To Bat For Chevy Volt

The girls, with father Farris Khan, started a blog called bobbleheadguru, where they promote the electric vehicle

CBS Sports Radio 1270–04/10/2012

Detroit Auto Show Previews Newest Car Models From Around The World

Chevy Taking Nationwide Orders For ’12 Volt

Chevrolet dealers in all 50 states began taking orders for the 2012 Chevrolet Volt electric car Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2011

The Ford Focus Electric. (Ford Motor Co. photo.)

Ford Says Detailed Engineering Picks Spot For EV Charge Port

Ford Motor Co. said its engineers have detemined the optimal spot to put the electric charge port for its Ford Focus Electric or C-Max Energi plug-in hybrid cars, due out soon

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2011

A Chevy Volt sips electrons at the Holiday Inn West Bay in Traverse City

Solar Power Growing As Volt Charging Source

Mark Hildebrandt developed an interest in clean energy in the 1970s. Over the years, it became his career — he owns a company that installs solar panels — so it’s only natural that he counts […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2011

Lawmakers Consider Annual Fee For Electric Car Owners

Lawmakers in Washington are trying to pass the nation’s first fee for electric car owners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2011

2011 Chevy Volt (Credit: GM Production Show Car)

Senator Levin Gets His Own Volt

It’s a brand new Chevy Volt for Senator Carl Levin, it’s his first electric vehicle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2011

Photo Credit-WWJ Newsradio 950: Beth Fisher

First Chevy Volt Leaves Showroom With New Owner

A Mariachi band played as the Chevy Volt’s new owner, chairman and CEO of Ideal Group in southwest Detroit Frank Vanagus, drove it out of the showroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2011

Chevrolet Invites Students To Electric Education

Middle school students in grades 5-8 from around the country are invited to become electrified on the prospects of the future of transportation in an interactive presentation featuring the Chevrolet Volt, the world’s first mass-produced […]


Ford, Edison Teaming Up On Major Solar Power Plant

Ford Motor Co., Detroit Edison, Xtreme Power and the state of Michigan are teaming up to build one of Michigan’s largest solar power generation systems and electric vehicle charging stations at Ford’s Michigan Assembly Plant […]


EcoVElectric Participating at Maker Faire Detroit

EcoVElectric, the street-ready electric car produced by Grosse Pointe Woods-based Environmental Transportation Solutions LLC, will be participating in the Maker Faire Detroit event at the Henry Ford in Dearborn Saturday and Sunday.