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This week’s top stories: Roadster 3.0 & Model 3, Tesla’s used car business, Chevy Bolt wish list & EV news from BMW, Porsche, Audi & Fisker

In this week’s top stories: Tesla Roadster 3.0 test drive & Model 3 sightings, Fred’s first-hand experience with Tesla’s used car business, a Chevy Bolt wish list, and the latest EV news from BMW, Porsche, Audi, Fisker, and more.

This week we take Tesla’s Roadster 3.0 for a spin to revisit the electric car that sparked a revolution. Fred also got some first hand experience with Tesla’s new used car business to pick up a Model S. And Seth gives you his Chevy Bolt wish list with 10 things GM could and should do to improve its flagship EV right now.

BMW is rumored to unveil an all-electric 3 Series in September to compete with Model 3. Porsche changes its tune on EVs and plans 50% of production to be electric within 6 years. Audi claims to be buying batteries at ~$114/kWh for its upcoming electric cars. And Fisker unveils an actual prototype of his new electric car as the company officially starts pre-orders.

You might have also noticed a brand new look for Electrek and our other sites this week as we officially rolled out our latest redesign across Electrek, 9to5Mac9to5Google, and 9to5Toys.

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Avatar for Jordan Kahn Jordan Kahn

Jordan writes about all things Apple as Senior Editor of 9to5Mac, & contributes to 9to5Google, 9to5Toys, & He also co-authors 9to5Mac’s Logic Pros series.