Electric Cars

 
Lilium Eagle electric flying car prototype during maiden test flight on April 20, 2017

Lilium flying taxi completes successful maiden test flight

While the practical challenges to a flying car are countless, there are numerous startups attempting to be the first in the world to sell one to the public. Most are essentially small planes that can fold their wings and drive around like a regular car, while some feature more creative designs and... read more

April 24, 2017 by
 
2017 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S, Model X 100Ds see price hikes

Customers mulling over the purchase of one of Tesla's performance-oriented 100D and P100D models best act quickly. The automaker has confirmed it will be increasing prices... read more April 20, 2017 by


 
Hybrid Kinetic K550 concept by Pininfarina, 2017 Shanghai auto show

Hybrid Kinetic presents pair of Pininfarina-styled electric SUVs in Shanghai

Chinese battery company Hybrid Kinetic is looking to branch out into auto manufacturing and has rolled out two new concepts previewing models it plans to put into production... read more April 20, 2017 by


 
Nio EP9

Nio to sell 10 more EP9 supercars priced from $1.48M each

Chinese electric car startup Nio has announced a second production run for its EP9 supercar. Nio made the announcement on Wednesday at the 2017 Shanghai auto show where the... read more April 20, 2017 by


 
Volvo CMA modular compact car platform in electric configuration

Volvo’s first electric car will be built in China

Volvo will launch its first electric car in 2019. The car will be based on the Compact Modular Architecture designed for smaller cars and offer a range of 250 miles or more... read more April 19, 2017 by


 
2018 Buick Velite 5

Chevy Volt transformed into Buick Velite 5 for China

Buick will add an extended-range electric car to its lineup in China later this year. The vehicle, labeled a Buick Velite 5, is a rebadged Chevrolet Volt and was revealed to... read more April 19, 2017 by


 
2018 Nio ES8

Nio ES8 is first mainstream model from electric car startup

Nio only appeared on the scene last fall but the electric car startup is already introducing its second model. The latest addition to the lineup is the NS8, a seven-seat SUV... read more April 19, 2017 by


 
MG E-Motion concept, 2017 Shanghai auto show

MG E-Motion electric sports car concept revealed, could be production-bound

Remember MG? The British brand known for its spritely roadsters has long been out of the Brits' hands, as it's been owned by Shanghai, China-based SAIC Motor since 2006... read more April 18, 2017 by


 
Volkswagen ID Crozz concept, 2017 Shanghai auto show

Volkswagen ID Crozz electric SUV concept debuts in Shanghai

The third member in Volkswagen’s series of I.D. concepts has been revealed. The concept is the I.D. Crozz, and it makes its world debut on Wednesday at the 2017... read more April 18, 2017 by


 
2016 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model 3 reveal in July, semi truck in September

The second half of 2017 will be busy for Tesla as the company reveals two new products and starts production of one of them. The first to arrive will be the... read more April 14, 2017 by


 
Teaser for Volkswagen ID SUV Concept debuting at 2017 Shanghai auto show

Volkswagen’s next ID electric car concept is an SUV

Volkswagen will reveal the third member of its I.D. series of concept cars during next week’s 2017 Shanghai auto show. The I.D. concepts preview the automaker’s... read more April 13, 2017 by


 
2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid

Honda Clarity family grows with plug-in, electric models at 2017 NY auto show

Honda’s Clarity Fuel Cell will soon be joined by plug-in hybrid and battery-electric variants. The Japanese automaker unveiled the two new variants on Wednesday at the... read more April 12, 2017 by


 
Kreisel Evex 910e

Kreisel blends old with new for first turnkey electric car

Kreisel has announced its first turnkey car, and it’s not what you’d think. The Austrian firm on Thursday announced it will start selling a replica Porsche 910... read more April 7, 2017 by


 
Porsche Mission E concept electric car

Audi, Porsche collaborate on next-gen platform

Audi and Porsche may both be brands in the Volkswagen Group, though they’re staunchly independent. In fact, up until last year were even competing against each other in... read more April 5, 2017 by


 
Genesis logo

Report: Genesis aspires to take on Tesla’s tenure as an EV powerhouse

Hyundai Motor Group is going all in with its Genesis luxury brand, following in the footsteps of Honda and Toyota’s success with Acura and Lexus, respectively. But... read more April 3, 2017 by


 
2016/2017 Formula E Hong Kong ePrix

Ferrari boss drops more hints about Formula E involvement

Ferrari Chairman Sergio Marchionne a year ago said the idea of an electric Ferrari was “almost an obscene concept.” But last November he conceded that Ferrari... read more April 3, 2017 by


 
 

 
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