Electric Cars

 
2018 Nio ES8

Nio considering IPO, stake sale

Chinese electric car startup Nio has just introduced its first volume vehicle on the market in the form of the Tesla Model X-rivaling ES8, but the long-term plan is to offer a full portfolio ranging from city cars to self-driving cars to world-beating supercars. The company is looking to draw... read more

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Morgan EV3

The Morgan EV3 will finally whir to life in 2018

Do you remember the Morgan 3 Wheeler? You should, because it remains a hilariously enjoyable machine that delivers far more fun than you might expect. From its buzzy... read more December 19, 2017 by


 
BMW Vision Next 100 concept

BMW iNext due in 2021 could be badged an i9

BMW on Monday confirmed it secured the naming rights for potential vehicles ranging from an i1 to i9, as well as from an iX1 to iX9, with the iX-prefixed names indicating... read more December 19, 2017 by


 
BMW Group celebrates delivery of 100,000 electrified cars in 2017

BMW Group delivers over 100,000 electrified cars in 2017

The BMW Group has reached its goal of delivering more than 100,000 electrified cars in 2017. The total includes hybrids and electric cars sold across the BMW and Mini brands... read more December 19, 2017 by


 
2012 Toyota RAV4 EV

Toyota ramps up electrification, targets 1 million zero-emission cars by 2030

Toyota on Monday announced it would accelerate its vehicle electrification plans as part of an overarching strategy to reduce fleet-wide carbon emissions by as much as 90... read more December 17, 2017 by


 
Thor Trucks ET-One

Thor Trucks reveals electric semi-truck to take on Tesla

Tesla has already received a healthy stream of pre-orders for its electric semi-truck, but a new California company will offer an alternative. Thor Trucks revealed its first... read more December 15, 2017 by


 
Faraday Future FF 91

Faraday Future’s Chinese backer placed on debt blacklist in latest setback for automaker

To say Faraday Future has been having a tough couple of months is probably the understatement of the year. The latest in a long list of setbacks is news that main backer Jia... read more December 14, 2017 by


 
Toyota President Akio Toyoda (left) and Panasonic President Kazuhiro Tsuga

Toyota and Panasonic look to form battery alliance

Toyota and Panasonic announced on Wednesday their intention to study the feasibility of a battery joint venture. In a statement, the companies said the joint venture is... read more December 14, 2017 by


 
Mini logo

Mini introduces new logo

Mini has revealed a new, more streamlined logo that will start appearing on the brand’s cars from March 2018. The new design does away with the three-dimensional... read more December 13, 2017 by


 
2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo

Porsche will make decisions on coupe-like crossovers, electric SUVs in 2018

Plans for a coupe-like crossover at Porsche aren't finalized yet, but a decision is coming soon. Porsche CEO Oliver Blume said the brand will make a final decision on... read more December 12, 2017 by


 
Tesla Semi

Budweiser brewer orders fleet of Tesla Semis

Budweiser brewer Anheuser-Busch wants its beer delivery process to be just a smidge more green. The company announced on Friday that it placed a pre-order for 40 Tesla Semis... read more December 11, 2017 by


 
2018 Ford Focus Electric

Ford to build electric SUV in Mexico instead of Michigan

Ford in 2015 outlined plans for 13 new electrified cars to be launched by 2020, one of which will be an electric SUV with a range of 300 miles. The original plan was to build... read more December 8, 2017 by


 
Faraday Future FF 91

Head Faraday Future designer resigns

Faraday Future won't necessarily end 2017 on a high note. The company's chief designer, Richard Kim, tendered his resignation on November 27, The Verge reported last Friday... read more December 6, 2017 by


 
2020 Porsche ‘Mission E’ electric sedan spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Porsche 'Mission E' spy shots and video

Behold the production version of Porsche’s Mission E concept. The car is a small sport sedan with an electric powertrain. Don’t worry, those exhaust tips are just... read more December 6, 2017 by


 
BMW electrification roadmap

BMW’s electrification plans mapped out

The BMW Group is committed to launching 25 electrified cars by 2025, 12 of which will be battery-powered electrics. The automaker on Tuesday revealed the full schedule for... read more December 5, 2017 by


 
Ionity multi-brand European charging network

Shell joins major automakers on Ionity fast-charging network

Oil giant Shell has teamed up with some of the world’s biggest automakers to deploy a fast-charging network spanning Europe. The network, called Ionity, is being rolled... read more December 5, 2017 by


 
 

 
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