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Coast-to-coast drive on NEXBTL renewable diesel nets 66.7 mpg

Published: July 6, 2015

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Filed under: Green , Videos , Misc. Automakers , Alternative Fuels , Biodiesel , Diesel , Lightweight CLP Motorsports puts NEXBTL renewable diesel – and Tanner Foust – in its Superlite Coupe for a 2,500-mile drive on one tank of fuel. Continue reading Coast-to-coast drive on NEXBTL renewable diesel nets 66.7 mpg Coast-to-coast drive on NEXBTL renewable diesel nets 66.7 mpg originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:58:00 EST


Read This: Beating Tesla’s coast-to-coast time in a Model S

Published: July 22, 2014

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Tesla Motors A Tesla Model S . A race across the country. An average driving speed of 63 miles per hour.


Kick Gas is a EV adventure film of epic proportions [w/video]

Published: May 5, 2014

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Green Culture , USA , Videos If you’ve ever taken a long road trip with your family, you know that such an endeavor can involve no small amount of drama and adventure. A seeming never-ending series of “He’s touching me!”, “No, I’m not!”, and “Mom, Emmi’s throwing up again!” You get the idea; enough excitement for a movie, right


Tesla Model S goes road tripping, drivers experience variety of charging methods

Published: January 5, 2013

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Green Culture The Tesla Model S is on another cross country road trip. It’s not being driven by a Tesla team , like last year – this time it’s a long, winding tour for old friends Peter, Luba and Tina , making their way from Portland, OR, to New York.


BBC’s Think City road trip follow up: size matters

Published: July 16, 2010

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , AutoblogGreen Exclusive , Th!nk (Think) There once was a little media company called the BBC that wanted to take a little electric vehicle (EV) across Europe, a continent full of little countries. The resulting one-hour BBC television report on the trip – which covered around 4,500 miles in a month – showed that electric cars are good for some things, but not everything .


UK Tesla superfan goes 772 miles from London to Lands End in a Roadster

Published: June 28, 2010

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Tesla Motors , UK Tesla Roadster London to Land’s End road trip – Click above for high-res image gallery Recently, Vauxhall sent an Ampera – that’s the Chevy Volt with a strong British accent – on a 170-mile press release promenade and declared that they were undertaking, and we quote, the “longest single road trip ever for an electric vehicle in the UK.” Putting aside the fact that 130 of those miles would be spent consuming E85 and that the Racing Green Endurance team had already completed both a 264 mile double-lap trip around London and a similarly lengthy trip to Paris before the Vauxhall junket, someone else made a real-life road trip even earlier in the month.


Boaz Frankel goes on an "Un-Road" trip

Published: May 26, 2009

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Click above and scroll down to watch the video Memorial Day is said to mark the beginning of the summer driving season and over the next few months, many Americans will be taking to the highways to visit far-flung family and friends or, perhaps, to just get away it all.