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Kindred Chevy 3100 is a classic truck, customized and powered by e-drivetrain
Kindred Chevy 3100 takes a classic American pickup and electrifies it - the Kindred Chevy 3100 is a classic truck but with a very modern touch.
Ford Mustang Mach-E tops 150K units produced, with increased capacity expected
Ford Mustang Mach-E EV reaches 150,000 units manufactured - and the US automaker expects to see increased production capacity in 2023 and beyond.
Drivers can expect Corvette sub brand focused on both ICE and electric cars
Well, it looks like an electric Corvette and other models will be included in a new Corvette sub-brand from GM and Chevrolet - as GM looks ahead to EVs.
ZF will release new smaller, lighter modular e-drivetrain for cars in 2025
The industry shift towards electric vehicles has forced automakers to rethink car design, and companies like ZF hope to offer their expertise.
Owner restores converted 1967 VW Microbus, replacing EV motor with gas engine
This converted 1967 Volkswagen Type 2 microbus has gone through a lot since it was first released - and now it successfully switched from EV back to gas po.
Vietnamese automaker VinFast announces VF 6 and VF 7 EVs for the US market
Even though VinFast might not be an automaker you've heard of, the company announced two more EVs for the US market, the VF 6 and VF 7 SUV models.
General Motors believes EVs will be profitable by 2025, with lots in pipeline
General Motors is moving aggressively in the EV market, expecting models to be profitable in a few years, while the GM EV portfolio greatly expands.
Audi chats more about Ken Block's customized S1 Hoonigan electric race car
Even though the Audi S1 Hoonitron will never be a retail model, the German automaker and Ken Block still want people to see what it can do.
Introducing the Drako Dragon, a $290,000 luxury EV with a whopping 2,000hp
The Drako Dragon SuperSUV from Drako Motors is super expensive, but the powertrain pumps out 2,000hp to get you places in a really fast time.
Learning more about the Sono Motors Sion, an actual affordable solar-powered EV
A German automaker wants to bring a solar-powered vehicle to auto markets, but it is actually affordable - but will drivers bite?
Ford plans to produce its own EV components to consolidate supply chain
In an effort to decrease future supply constraints and supplier short falls, Ford wants to bring component production in-house as EV market heats up.
Mercedes-Benz wants to teach you how to drive on the snow and ice in Europe
Driving in the snow can be tricky. Mercedes-Benz wants to help you hone your skills with driver's training on snow and ice this winter.
The Toyota bZ Compact SUV Concept arrived in the US, gives a glimpse of future
Toyota has a new bZ Compact SUV Concept electric vehicle that it's showing off in the United States, as the company expands its EV efforts.
Volkswagen ID. family tops 500,000 delivered, one year sooner than expected
The ID. series of vehicles from Volkswagen has delivered 500,000 vehicles since its launch in late 2020 - as Volkswagen reveals plans for the future.
Unique Electric Moke Californian will arrive in the United States for $41,900
It has been a long time, but the Moke Californian is coming back to the US, with a few hundred units available of the blast from the past model.
Lamborghini can't keep up with production demand, sold out until mid-2024
Lamborghini wants to prove it could be recession proof, with the luxury automaker already sold out until mid-2024 - a rather unique problem to have.
Sen. candidate Herschel Walker: US has gas-guzzling cars with 'good emissions'
Herschel Walker isn't a fan of the Green New Deal ... and doesn't want to talk about EVs, while promoting gas-guzzlers - but auto industry doesn't care.
Google expands deal, Renault will receive more digital transformation help
To keep up in an auto market digital transformation, Renault expanded its partnership with Google to help provide software assistance.
BMW won't forget about lower cost cars in EV market, will make affordable models
Established auto manufacturers and small startups are jumping into EV production, but vehicles are expensive - BMW said it won't abandon lower-cost market.
BMW: By 2024, 1 in 3 BMWs produced in Bavarian plants will be electric vehicles
As one of the automakers extensively exploring the EV market, BMW expects 1 out of every 3 BMWs produced at Bavarian plants will be EVs by 2024.
Prototype originally mistaken for Chevy Trax, but might be next-gen Trailblazer
Well, it's not a Chevrolet Trax crossover prototype, but very well could be a next-gen Chevrolet Trailblazer, according to reports.
Young people interested in electric vehicles, even though many can't afford it
It looks like the drivers that have most interest in EVs are the same ones unable to afford most of the current generation of electrified vehicles.
Volvo focused on electric EVs for now, taking cautious approach to its portfolio
In the push towards vehicle electrification, Volvo plans to sell EV models only by 2030 - and is taking a strategic approach to the market.
Bossi Van Conversions shows off its Artemis, modified Mercedes Sprinter van
Apparently converting vans designed for cargo or camping has become a more popular topic in the auto community - so check this one out.
2023 Kia EV6 electric vehicle will arrive with a $49,795 starting price tag
If you're interested in a more affordable EV, the 2023 Kia EV6 will arrive with a starting price under $50K - as more models hit the market.
Driving tests of 2023 Fisker Ocean EV reveal happy experiences from drivers
Drivers may have to wait a while to receive the Fisker Ocean EV order, but should look forward to a positive driving experience sometime in 2023.
Fisker focused on vehicle delivery, will update software later down the road
Fisker's biggest priority is to make sure it can deliver as many Ocean units as it can in 2023, with software and safety updates expected later.
VW ID. Buzz vehicle packed with tech for innovative driver assistance system
The Volkswagen ID. Buzz is a vehicle designed to show what the German automaker has up its sleeve with software-based solutions to aid safety.
2024 Volvo EX90 all-electric SUV will hit the US market with an $80,000 MSRP
The fully-electric 2024 Volvo EX90 will be the automaker's flagship SUV, available with a starting price less than $80,000 to interested drivers.
Seaweed has potential to make EVs cheaper, while range improves, scientists hope
UK researchers want to find an EV battery solution besides lithium, and hope seaweed-based battery technology can be that long-term solution.
The Audi Q8 e-tron has refreshed design, improvements in range and efficiency
Audi has a new Q8 e-tron that promises improved efficiency and range, with a refined new design for auto buyers - as the automaker expands EV options.
Italian automaker Aehra unveils luxury electric SUV set for production in 2025
The luxury EV market has another potential competitor with a fully-electric SUV unveiled by Aehra, catering to drivers with deep pockets.
Kia working on prototype truck that reportedly draws inspiration from Mohave SUV
Kia is working on a pickup truck that the Korean automaker's Mohave SUV reportedly helped inspire - but who knows when (or if?) it becomes available.
Honda debuts the incredibly sharp looking e:N2 Concept electric vehicle
The Honda e:N2 Concept car could be a future look towards the physical look and design of electric vehicles one day in the future - but who knows.
Custom ZEM hybrid vehicle able to capture CO2 from the air as it drives
The ZEM prototype is able to pull CO2 out of the air and filter it while the car is in motion, with student developers hoping automakers take note.
Benteler hopes Holon can lead to a fully electric autonomous people mover
Benteler looks forward to its Holon platform delivering an electric autonomous people mover - with operation hopefully beginning in 2025.
2023 BMW i7 electric car offers 7 Series luxury in a fully-electric model
The BMW i7 is the first all-electric 7 Series luxury sedan, for drivers trying to go electric and with some deep pockets - as push towards EV continues.
Interested buyers will have to wait a couple years for the GMC Hummer EV Pickup
If you're not already on the reservation list, it looks like you may have to wait a couple years before you get a GMC Hummer EV Pickup.
Mini Cooper SE Countryman ALL4 has a limited 'Untamed Edition' plug-in hybrid
The Untamed Edition Mini Cooper SE Countryman ALL4 was recently announced, adding yet another option for anyone looking at new PHEVs.
Mercedes-Benz should unveil the Concept EQT Marco Polo in early December
The Mercedes-Benz Concept EQT Marco Polo electric camper van is something European auto buyers can expect to see in Q3/Q4 2023, but not in the US.
Even Dodge doesn't know if a gas-powered Charger will be released after EV model
Just because Dodge could switch between electric and its gas-powered engine in the Charger, doesn't mean it'll happen - though is still curious news.
Citroen C5 Aircross plug-in hybrid EV now has new 180 horsepower option
To woo drivers towards EVs and hybrids, Citroen offers a new plug-in hybrid engine for its C5 Aircross model, strengthening its portfolio.
Mass production of the Tesla Cybertruck expected to begin towards end of 2023
Is it mid-2023? Late 2023? Elon Musk pulling your chain? Well, it looks like the Tesla Cybertruck will begin mass production before the end of 2023.
Lucid Launch Event will help Lucid Motors show off full Air lineup to EV fans
Lucid will show off the full Air lineup for the first time during an event later this month - as the automaker scrambles to keep up with production goals.
Don't hold your breath for Honda EVs with manual, company execs say
Manual shifting isn't something required in EVs, but it looks like Honda and Toyota have differing views on whether it's a gimmick or something useful.
Fisker confirms Ocean SUV to start production in weeks, 62,000 reservations
Production of the Fisker Ocean SUV will begin later this month, with the company already receiving 62,000 reservations as production ramps up in 2023.
Mercedes-Benz will start pricing of the all-electric EQE Sedan at $74,900
The new Mercedes-Benz all-electric EQE sedan will have several versions and multiple trims, starting at $74,900 - as Mercedes prepares for EV future.
Dodge Charger Daytona SRT Concept will try to electrify the muscle car market
Dodge is making changes to its Charger Daytona SRT Concept, an electric muscle car currently promoted during the SEMA Show in Las Vegas.
Mopar shows off the electric Jeep CJ Surge Concept during SEMA Show
The Jeep CJ Surge Concept is promoted as a true Jeep 4x4, but with an electric twist - it will be fascinating to see what SEMA Show attendees think.
Moving ahead with EVs, the DOD testing best methods to rollout EV chargers
Select military bases in the US will have electric charging stations installed, as the DOD continues to expand its efforts in electric.