31 May '18, 4pm

News: Tesla Model 3 gets CR OK, Audi e-tron cameras, and electric car predictions: Today's Car News

Audi e-tron replaces side mirrors with cameras Enlarge Photo The Tesla Model 3 has now earned a recommendation from Consumer Reports . The Audi e-tron electric crossover will introduce the first production cameras to replace side mirrors. The International Energy Agency (IEA) predicts more than 100 million electric cars will hit the road by 2030. And both Samsung and Dyson invest in a new solid-state battery startup. All of this and more on Green Car Reports . After CR first refused to recommend the Model 3 electric sedan due to poor braking performance, the publication has reevaluated the car following a firmware update and bestowed its recommendation . The update, as promised by Tesla CEO Elon Musk, improved braking performance significantly. Audi will be first to market with production cameras to replace side mirrors . The technology will debut in the e-tron electric SU...

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