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BYD Overtakes Tesla as Top Seller of Electric Cars

Chinese automaker BYD (Build Your Dreams) has overtaken Elon Musk's Tesla as the leading seller of electric cars. BYD, which is backed by American billionaire investor Warren Buffett, sold a total of 641,350 electric vehicles and hybrids in the first...

The Electric Car Produced in Greece Decades Before Elon Musk’s Tesla

An electric car that was built on Greece's island of Syros in the 1970s was one of the world's first mass-produced electric cars. Decades before Elon Musk’s Tesla, the Enfield 8000, built at Neorio, Syros, was the brainchild of the...

Automobile Giant to Build Electric Cars in Greece

The automaker Next.e.GO signed a contract with Greek investment company Enterprise Greece on Wednesday expressing its intent to invest 100 million euros into an electric car factory in the country. Next.e.GO will create a full range of environmentally friendly battery-operated...

Greek Designer Creates Driverless Futuristic Car

A Greek scientist has designed a new electric autonomous car that he says will be ideal for tourists who want to explore beautiful places without the hassle of driving. Stavros Mavrakis, who studied Architecture at the National Technical University of...

Greek Students' Electric Car Hits the Road (video)

The "Pyrforos II" electric car designed and made by students of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) is ready to hit the roads. This is the second research project of the "Prometheus Team NTUA", a group of inventive young...

The First Greek Electric Vehicle Ecocar Hits the Road

The first commercial Greek electric vehicle - a two-seater car with an autonomous range of 100-120 kilometres capable of speeds of up to 80 km an hour - has entered into production and is now available for sale in...