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VW subsidiary aims to improve grid reliability by adding EVs into grid
Partnerships help accelerate the effort to expand electric vehicle ownership, and to strengthen the grid required to support all of these EVs on our roads.
EV sales still rising, but more needs to be done to reach net-zero
Electric vehicle sales are going up, but there is still much left to do before we successfully reach net-zero by intended deadlines.
DHS shows off first fully electric federal law enforcement vehicle
The Department of Homeland Security will use the Ford Mustang Mach-E to help jump into the electric vehicle market to shift away from gas vehicles.
CLEVON 1 autonomous delivery vehicle headed to North America
Clevon looks forward to bringing its CLEVON 1 autonomous delivery vehicle to North America now that it has opened a headquarters in Texas.
Convertibles struggling as carmakers focus on push towards electric
Carmakers are leaving behind convertibles with the shift towards electric vehicles, and little word on whether convertible EVs will arrive in showrooms.
Study: charging electric vehicles at night may not be the best plan
When is the best time to recharge an EV? Many owners tend to recharge while at home overnight, but that might have chaotic results for the power grid.
2024 Mercedes-AMG C63 S E Performance makes its world debut, minus V8
Mercedes shows off the C63 S E Performance, V8-level power in a 4-cylinder $85,000 luxury hybrid vehicle designed to be a head turner with good gas mileage.
This U.S. state has voted to ban all new gas-powered cars by 2035
100% of new vehicles sold from 2035 onwards must be zero-emission vehicles (ZEV) in California, including cars and light trucks, but not yet heavy trucks.
Tesla's 'manslaughtering' self-driving vehicles urged to be recalled
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has been urged by Ralph Nader to recall Tesla's Full Self-Driving technology.
Prototype electric car captures carbon from the air while driving
A student team has developed a prototype electric vehicle called Zem that is almost carbon neutral and captures CO2 from the air.
US government confirms Tesla will build a new Supercharger network
A White House fact sheet has revealed that Tesla will be working on bringing a network of 'open' Supercharger network to NA.
Impossible Mining dives deep for battery materials, combs the seafloor
Impossible Mining will mine the seafloor for previous metals for new batteries, without harming the ecosystem in the process.
Elon Musk says his Tesla factories are 'losing insane money'
Elon Musk has said Tesla's Austin and Berlin gigafactories are losing billions of dollars due to low production and high expenses.
Sony and Honda's new EV business is called Sony Honda Mobility Inc.
Sony Honda Mobility Inc. will be established in Tokyo before the end of the year, with the first Sony + Honda EV expected in 2025.
Tesla Semi spotted in the wild, driving on public highway
A member of the Tesla Owners Silicon Valley club has spotted a Tesla Semi truck driving on the California Highway 580 on June 14.
Damning report claims Tesla shuts off Autopilot right before a crash
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has concluded a preliminary investigation into Tesla Autopilot crashes.
Battery safety issues cause 49,000 electric vehicles to be recalled
Reports have come out regarding a large-scale recall over serious battery safety issues affecting 48,000 electric vehicles.
New EV battery design can be 98 percent charged in under 10 minutes
The Enovix Corporation has unveiled new silicon anode lithium-ion batteries with higher energy density and faster charging rates.
Tesla spontaneously combusts sitting in a junkyard, kept reigniting
Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District struggled to extinguish a Tesla fire that kept re-igniting, requiring a creative solution.
First ever solar-powered production car can go months without charging
The Lightyear 0 production-ready solar-powered sedan has been unveiled by Lightyear, with 388 miles of range and a 60 kWh battery.
First US road that will charge electric vehicles will be ready soon
A company has announced big plans to construct the United States' first road that can wirelessly charge electric vehicles.
DeLorean shows off the first photos of its electric vehicle: Alpha5
DeLorean Motor Company has officially debuted the first images of its new EV called the Alpha5, and it's a step to the future.
First Ford F-150 Lightning officially delivered, beating Cybertruck
Nicholas Schmidt of Blueprint Power now owns the first Ford F-150 Lightning, which has beaten the Tesla Cybertruck to market.
Tesla unveils new batteries could potentially last up to 100 years
The Tesla Advanced Battery Research team and Jeff Dahn's battery lab have made a new nickel-based battery with extreme longevity.
CEO of Volkswagen says it will soon be beating Tesla in EV sales
Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess spoke with CNBC to predict that Volkswagen's electric vehicle sales will surpass Tesla's by 2025.
Insane Tesla Model 3 mod turns the car into an offroad electric tank
German YouTube group, The Real Life Guys, have modded a Tesla Model 3 to add chain tracks, affectionately dubbing it the Model T.
Hyundai's first EV made in the USA: Genesis GV70 rolls out in December
Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama (HMMA) announces it will be making its first US-built Santa Fe Hybrid in the USA this year.
This country will ban the sale of new combustion engine cars by 2035
To combat climate change impacts due to vehicles with combustion engines, Canada is banning new sales of these vehicles by 2035.
Elon Musk confirms when Cybertruck will finally enter production
Elon Musk has announced during the opening ceremony of Tesla's Berlin Gigafactory that the Cybertruck will be produced in 2023.
New electric 'Infinity Train' will charge itself using gravity
Fortescue has acquired Williams Advanced Engineering and subsequently announced development of its zero-emissions Infinity Train.
DeLorean Motor Company teases a return with a new electric DeLorean
The DeLorean Motor Company has teased a return with an upcoming luxury electric DeLorean vehicle set to premiere sometime in 2022.
World's first life-size fully functioning electric Batmobile built
The Electric Batmobile is the world's first electric Batmobile replica, on display at the Van Daryl gallery and up for purchase.
This electric car that mines crypto may set a new industry standard
A new electric vehicle is set to hit the market relatively soon, and it may usher in a new industry standard for vehicles.
So, Bugatti's new Baby II: new EV is a toy car that costs $35,000
Bugatti's first electric car since 1931 is the new Baby II, a 75% scale replica of the Type 35 that sells for a huge $35,000.
Lordstown Motors will unveil Endurance electric pickup this summer
Endurance pickup deliveries are slated to start in January 2021.
Triton Model H SUV promises 700 miles of driving range per charge
Shelling out $140,000 for an EV only seen in renderings, from an unknown company is a big ask.
Elon Musk congratulates Tesla team for making its 1,000,000th car
Tesla has officially made its 1,000,000 car, and Elon Musk has congratulated them for their hard work.
General Motors invests $2.2 billion to build EVs in Detroit, USA
General Motors will build electric trucks and SUVs, will begin in 2021.
NASCAR wants hybrid cars in its races by as soon as 2022
Hybrid vehicles, and then fully-electric cars will eventually race in NASCAR.
Audi creating electric vehicle with 280-mile range to rival Tesla
Audi plans to create a new electric family vehicle with a 280-mile range, in an effort to compete against Tesla.
Nissan recalls 211 Leaf EVs due to weld defect, owners may get new car
Nissan recalls about 211 Leaf vehicles for weld defect so severe that owners of affected vehicles may get a new car.
Tesla CEO says EV industry needs 200 battery gigafactories
Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants to see 200 massive battery gigafactories to help reduce the cost of EV battery packs.
Tops hacked off 100 Tesla Model S EVs to make convertibles
Newport Convertible Engineering ties up with Chinese investor to make 100 convertible Tesla Model S EVs and it will convert your Model S.
SIM-Drive's new SIM-HAL EV has electric motors for each wheel
SIM-HAL EV has the torque output of a big rig with an electric motor for each wheel and promises over 200 miles of driving range per charge.
Winter temps decimate EV driving range says AAA
AAA says that driving range for EVs is over 50% less in freezing temps.
VW Golf GTE plug-in hybrid rocks 201 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque
VW announces Golf GTE plug-in hybrid ahead of world premiere in Geneva next month offering fuel efficiency and performance.
Tesla and Apple did meet says Elon Musk
Tesla CEO Elon Musk says Apple and Tesla did meet, chances of Apple buyout not likely.
Apple acquisitions head met with Tesla CEO, says source
Apple acquisitions head met with Tesla CEO Elon Musk, deal in the works?