12 Sep '18, 4pm

Aston Martin Rapide E, LA electric cars for Olympics, and Tesla drops colors: Today's Car News

Teaser for Aston Martin Rapide E due in 2019 Aston Martin reveals detailed specifications on its first electric car, the Rapide E. Los Angeles sets targets for electric cars as it prepares to host the 2028 Olympic games. Tesla drops two paint colors for the Model 3 and raises prices for the dual motor all-wheel-drive option. And Chevrolet recalls Volt and Bolt EV models over brake parts. All of this and more on Green Car Reports . The Aston Martin Rapide E will deliver an estimated range of about 200 miles from its 800-volt battery pack, the company said. As for power, the battery pack and rear-mounted electric motors will provide 601 horsepower and over 700 pound-feet of torque. As Los Angeles prepares to host the 2028 Olympic games, the city council revealed electric-car targets . The plan calls for 20 to 45 percent of privately owned cars to be battery-electric and for ...

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