Electric Cars

Nio Formula E race car, EP9, ES8 and Eve concept car

Nio will look to raise $1.8B on NYSE

Chinese electric car startup Nio on Monday filed for a $1.8 billion initial public offering with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The company plans to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol NIO, and at $1.8B it would make the listing the biggest for a Chinese... read more

August 14, 2018 by
Elon Musk at Tesla Model 3 reveal

Report: SEC inquired about Elon Musk's tweet regarding taking TSLA private

The Internet and financial industry weren't the only ones to take notice Tuesday when Tesla CEO [NYSE: TSLA] Elon Musk took to Twitter floating the idea of taking the... read more August 8, 2018 by

2019 Audi e-tron prototype drive, Pikes Peak

2019 Audi e-tron first ride: pulling all the brakes

Ignore the flashy, high-tech vehicle wrap, a cross between pixelated camouflage and hunting orange. The 2019 Audi e-tron is a non-event from inside, and that’s just... read more August 7, 2018 by

Nissan Leaf battery

Nissan sells EV battery business

Nissan confirmed Friday that its electric car battery manufacturing division will be sold to Envision Group, a Chinese energy company specializing in renewables and energy... read more August 6, 2018 by

Volkswagen ID electric car concept, 2016 Paris auto show

Member of VW's ID electric car family could receive R treatment

Volkswagen is working on a family of electric cars, members of which have been previewed by the ID series of concept cars. The good news is that electrification and... read more August 3, 2018 by

2017 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S, X to receive spartan Model 3 interior design

Tesla's Model S and Model X haven't been put on the back burner as the electric car brand focuses on the Model 3. According to images published by Electrek on Monday, both... read more August 2, 2018 by

2021 Mercedes-Benz EQS spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2021 Mercedes-Benz EQS spy shots

Mercedes-Benz is committed to launching 10 electric cars by 2022. Some we already know, like the EQA compact hatchback and EQC small SUV, as well as electric commercials like... read more July 31, 2018 by

Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo concept

Porsche designed Mission E Cross Turismo with self-driving tech in mind

Porsche's Mission E Cross Turismo concept was the big surprise of March's 2018 Geneva auto show. It previews a potential soft-roader version of Porsche's upcoming Taycan... read more July 31, 2018 by

Elon Musk at Tesla Model 3 reveal

Elon Musk says future Teslas will be like K.I.T.T. with AI

Twitter makes it incredibly easy to gain insight into what Tesla CEO Elon Musk is thinking, for better or worse. On Sunday, Musk let slip on the social media platform that... read more July 31, 2018 by

Faraday Future FF91 body-in-white

Faraday Future hits key milestone with first FF91 body-in-white

Electric car startup Faraday Future appears to be back on track with development of its first model, the FF91, following a rough couple of years resulting from cash shortages... read more July 31, 2018 by

Audi PB 18 e-tron electric supercar concept teaser

Shocking: Audi to debut electric supercar concept at Pebble Beach

Audi has something to show us at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance this year, and it's electric. Not just any electric car, but an electric supercar. The automaker teased... read more July 30, 2018 by

Porsche Mission E concept

Porsche Taycan first specs confirmed: over 600 horsepower, 300 miles of range

It’s been almost three years since Porsche made the announcement to put its Mission E electric sedan concept into production. In that time we’ve managed to glean... read more July 30, 2018 by

2019 Audi e-tron prototype

Reserve a 2019 Audi e-tron following September 17 global debut

Anyone looking to be among the first to take delivery of Audi's upcoming e-tron electric SUV will be able to configure and reserve one starting September 17. The date is when... read more July 27, 2018 by

Ford Michigan Central Station renderings

Ford Autonomous Vehicles is Blue Oval's new unit for self-driving cars

Future self-driving cars and associated engineering will have a home inside Ford Autonomous Vehicles LLC. The Dearborn, Michigan-based automaker announced the new... read more July 25, 2018 by

Gyon electric car brand launches August 8, 2018

Chinese luxury EV brand Gyon launches August 8 in LA

Yet another Chinese electric car startup has announced its intentions. The latest is Gyon, which will unveil its first model on August 8. Judging by a teaser, it will be a... read more July 24, 2018 by

2018 Tesla Model 3

Tesla confirms "track mode" coming for Model 3 Performance variant

A new update is likely in store for the Tesla Model 3 Performance in the near future, and owners will have the chance to try out a new "track mode." The news of "track mode,"... read more July 23, 2018 by


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