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# electric-car - Saturday 31 August, 2019

'I got into terrible trouble': Shane Ross on that social media speed bump, and why he went electric in the first place

We talked to the transport minister about ministerial cars, BusConnects, and getting on a bike with Eamon Ryan.

# electric-car - Friday 17 November, 2017

'It's designed like a bullet': Tesla unveils all-electric semi truck

The company says the truck can accelerate to 100 kilometres per hour in five seconds.

# electric-car - Monday 30 October, 2017

Poll: Will your next car be an electric one? Electric Dreams This post contains a poll

Poll: Will your next car be an electric one?

Is it time to finally go electric?

# electric-car - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Inventor James Dyson is investing €2.3 billion into creating an electric car

He told journalists in London that half the investment would go into the car, the other half into the battery.

# electric-car - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Autopilot and Ludicrous mode: These high-tech Tesla electric cars have arrived in Ireland

The American motor and energy company opened its first showroom in Ireland this week.

# electric-car - Sunday 10 April, 2016

Check out the €4.4 BILLION Gigafactory - Tesla's self-sustainable desert complex for making electric cars

The enormous Nevada complex is set to fire out Tesla’s amazing Model 3 from 2017.

# electric-car - Monday 4 April, 2016

Tesla made a crazy amount of money on a car that could take years to arrive

The company sold more than 276,000 Model 3 cars in two days of pre-orders but it could be 2018 or 2019 before it arrives.

# electric-car - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Charging your electric car in Dublin? Make sure you don't get clamped

We spotted one unlucky motorist clamped while charging in Dublin city this week.

# electric-car - Thursday 25 June, 2015

This electric car is going to be made in Ireland

Could it be the Irish answer to Tesla Motors?

# electric-car - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Man purchases €75,000 car using only bitcoin

The Tesla Model S Performance is believed to be the first car to be purchased using the digital currency.

# electric-car - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Elon Musk's advice to Enda Kenny on fostering Ireland's digital economy

His three top tips: Encourage engineering courses in university, support start-ups better, develop talent.

# electric-car - Saturday 29 June, 2013

There are five times as many charge stations in Ireland as electric cars

There is a total of 259 electric vehicles in the country and €9.3 million has already been spent on charging infrastructure by the ESB.

# electric-car - Thursday 12 July, 2012

She’s Electric Pic of the Day

Máire Geoghegan-Quinn in an electric car. No comment.

# electric-car - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Woman knocked down by electric car 'didn't hear it coming'

The woman was hospitalised in Paris just hours after the introduction of a new electric-car sharing scheme.