Electric Cars

 
Teaser for Girfalco Azkarra to be unveiled December 2

Canada’s Girfalco plans 3-wheel electric sports car

Move over Morgan. A Canadian sports car startup is working on a rival to the British firm’s EV3 electric 3 Wheeler and it promises to be one of the fastest accelerating cars in production. The company is Girfalco, based in Boucherville, Quebec, and its first model is a three-wheel... read more

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Nio EP9

Nio EP9 introduced, claims to be world's fastest electric supercar

NextEV is an electric automotive startup founded two years ago by Chinese billionaire William Li. The company has competed in Formula E and claimed the Drivers' championship... read more November 21, 2016 by


 
Teaser for Techrules GT96 debuting at 2017 Geneva auto show

Giorgetto-designed Techrules GT96 supercar set for 2017 Geneva auto show

Chinese electric car startup Techrules is working on its first model, an extended-range electric supercar whose range-extender is to be a jet turbine. Before you start... read more November 21, 2016 by


 
Volkswagen plant

VW Group to reduce workforce by 30,000

Volkswagen on Friday announced plans to significantly reduce its workforce over the coming years as it deals with its costly diesel emissions scandal and push into electric... read more November 21, 2016 by


 
2019 Jaguar I-Pace test mule spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2019 Jaguar I-Pace spy shots

Within days of Jaguar unveiling its I-Pace electric suv concept at the 2016 Los Angeles auto show, a test mule for the production version has been spotted. This isn’t... read more November 20, 2016 by


 
Jaguar I-Pace concept, 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show

Jaguar I-Pace concept previews electric SUV coming in 2018

Just prior to the 2016 Los Angeles auto show, Jaguar unveiled the I-Pace concept, an all-electric crossover SUV that elbows in on Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] Model X territory. The... read more November 18, 2016 by


 
SolarCity roof tile-replacing solar panels

Shareholders approve Tesla’s acquisition of SolarCity

Shareholders have approved Tesla’s [NSDQ:TSLA] acquisition of solar installation company SolarCity, a deal that’s expected to be completed within days... read more November 18, 2016 by


 
Tesla Model S P100D

Tesla Model S P100D 0-60 time drops to 2.4 s with software tweak

The Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S P100D is already the quickest car you can currently buy. Soon, it will be even quicker. Earlier in November, CEO Elon Musk revealed that an... read more November 17, 2016 by


 
2017 Volkswagen e-Golf

2017 VW e-Golf debuts with more power, range

Following the emergence of its diesel emissions scandal, the Volkswagen Group, in an attempt to clean up its image, announced plans to launch 30 electric cars by 2025. But VW... read more November 17, 2016 by


 
2003 Ferrari Enzo for sale at RM Sotheby's Auction

Formula E could be in Ferrari's future

The scream of a Formula One V-6 is about as quintessential as Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] noises go these days, but that may all change in the future if the Italian sports car... read more November 11, 2016 by


 
Workhorse W-15

Ohio’s Workhorse announces extended-range pickup with 80-mile electric range

After being bought out by electric car conversion experts AMP in 2013, Ohio-based step van manufacturer Workhorse started offering its customers extended-range electric... read more November 10, 2016 by


 
Tesla Gigafactory battery plant in Nevada

Tesla confirms European Gigafactory

Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk confirmed on Tuesday that the company’s next major plant, referred to as a Gigafactory, will be located in Europe. Musk made the... read more November 10, 2016 by


 
Tesla Model 3

Tesla buys German automation systems firm

Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] on Tuesday announced it has entered an agreement to buy privately-owned Grohmann Engineering. Upon completion of the deal, estimated to be in early 2017... read more November 9, 2016 by


 
Jia Yueting

Faraday Future’s Chinese backer admits to cash crunch

Chinese tech giant LeEco, the backer of American electric car startup Faraday Future, is running low on cash, its CEO and founder Jia Yueting has revealed. In a letter to... read more November 8, 2016 by


 
2012 Toyota RAV4 EV launch at EVS-26, Los Angeles, April 2012

Report: Toyota to start volume production of EVs by 2020

After its success with hybrid technology, the logical assumption was that Toyota would jump in with both feet into development of pure electric cars. At first it seemed that... read more November 8, 2016 by


 
2016 Tesla Model S with glass roof option

Tesla adds glass roof option for Model S, hints at more performance for P100D

Anyone ordering a new Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S can now add a glass roof option. It costs $1,500 and not only blocks out 98 percent of UV rays but also keeps cabin... read more November 7, 2016 by


 
 

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