Electric Vehicles

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Route 66 Gets Electric Charging Stations In Illinois

The project will allow drivers of electric cars to zoom along the 300-mile stretch from Lake Michigan to the Mississippi River near St. Louis.

11/28/2014

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Small Cars Don’t Fare Well In New Crash Tests

Only one of 12 vehicles earns “good” rating in Insurance Institute for Highway Safety test.

07/30/2014

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Electric Vehicle Owners Getting More Places To Charge Up

Chicagoans soon will be able to juice up their electric cars at charging stations at Willis Tower, five local tollway oases, O’Hare and Midway airports and at select I-GO, Zipcar, grocery store and shopping mall parking lots.

02/20/2011