Trending Articles

Foxconn unveils three EVs developed in-house

Green Car Congress

Foxconn (Hon Hai Technology Group), a global leader in smart manufacturing, unveiled three electric vehicles in has developed in-house: the Model C recreational vehicle; the Model E sedan; and the Model T electric bus.

Taiwan 347

First drive review: 2022 Volvo C40 Recharge trades function for style

Green Car Reports

With the arrival of the 2022 C40 Recharge, Volvo is truly starting to lay the groundwork for a future after internal combustion engines. The C40 Recharge isn’t the automaker’s first electric car, but it’s the first model to be sold solely as an EV.

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Trending Sources

Tesla tops all other EVs in Made in America index

Green Car Reports

Tesla had the highest-ranked electric cars in the annual Kogod Made In America Auto Index, which estimates the domestic content of new cars sold in the United States.

A student-built solar camper van completes a 2,000 km trip across Europe

Electrek

Twenty-two students at the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands built a solar camper van and drove it 2,000 km (1,242 miles) across Europe using only sun power. more… The post A student-built solar camper van completes a 2,000 km trip across Europe appeared first on Electrek.

Tesla trademarks ‘Giga Beer’ and ‘Giga Bier’ for second venture into alcohol business

Teslarati

Tesla has trademarked the rights to use the phrases “Giga Beer” and “Giga Beer,” according to the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Tesla 114

This Semi Truck Driver Didn’t Notice That He Hit A Tesla Model 3 And Pushed It Down The Highway

EV Obssesion

Wham Baam Teslacam is a video series of Tesla accidents, incidents, and moments captured by Tesla owners and submitted. In their latest video, Max, the owner of a Tesla Model 3, had a horrifying ordeal with a semi.

Tesla 99

Ford to invest £230M to transform UK Halewood transmission operations to build EV power units

Green Car Congress

Ford announced that it intends to invest up to £230 million (US$316 million) at its Halewood vehicle transmission facility to transform it to build electric power units for future Ford all-electric passenger and commercial vehicles sold in Europe.

More Trending

New Tesla Cybertruck prototype spotted with mirrors, possible rear wheel steering

Electrek

A new video of a Tesla Cybertruck prototype has surfaced, and it appears to show a new prototype with side mirrors. Tesla seemed to be testing the electric pickup truck’s turn radius, possibly with rear-wheel steering.

Tesla Cybertruck with side mirrors and “rear-wheel steering” spotted in the wild

Teslarati

A short video recently shared online has hinted that Tesla is now testing an updated prototype of its futuristic Cybertruck.

Tesla 113

NIO ES8 Beats Audi e-tron In Bjørn Nyland's Range Test

InsideEVs

But it falls behind the Tesla Model X and its own WLTP rating

Tesla 114

DOE: Life cycle GHG emissions for 2020 electric small SUV were half those of a conventional gasoline small SUV

Green Car Congress

2020 327

Toyota plans US-made batteries by 2025: Will more ambitious EV targets follow?

Green Car Reports

Toyota on Monday announced plans to invest $3.4 billion in U.S.-built built batteries through 2030. It’s part of a $13.5

XPeng’s HT Aero raises $500 million in funding, hints at actual flying car coming in 2024

Electrek

HT Aero, an urban air mobility (UAM) company affiliated with XPeng Motors , announced that it has received $500 million in Series A capital funding for electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) vehicles.

Asia 114

SpaceX’s first orbital Starship launch slips to March 2022 in NASA document

Teslarati

A NASA document discussing a group’s plans to document SpaceX’s first orbital-velocity Starship reentry appears to suggest that the next-generation rocket’s orbital launch debut has slipped several months into 2022.

2020 113

Q&A: Ghost Robotics CEO on Armed Robots for the U.S. Military

Cars That Think

Last week, the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) conference took place in Washington, D.C. One of the exhibitors was Ghost Robotics —we've previously covered their nimble and dynamic quadrupedal robots, which originated at the University of Pennsylvania with Minitaur in 2016.

Honda outlines electrified vehicle strategy for China; unveils new EV models

Green Car Congress

Honda last week held a virtual press conference on its electrification strategy in China.

China 341

Efficiency, not range, is what drives Lucid: Is it the first true rival to Tesla?

Green Car Reports

Rivalry is a good thing. And the electric-car field doesn’t have near enough of it. There’s a delightful start of some happening between Tesla and upstart Lucid, and it’s already shown through in fits and starts.

2020 153

Volvo’s latest OTA update will maximize EV range using new Range Assistant app

Electrek

Swedish automaker Volvo is rolling out its latest over-the-air (OTA) software update to its all-electric vehicles to help improve range and efficiency in multiple ways.

Range 114

SpaceX uses robot dog to inspect Starship after first engine test in months

Teslarati

SpaceX’s first orbital-class Starship prototype has survived the first of several expected Raptor tests, kicking off an engine test campaign that could mark a number of new milestones.

Boston 107

Volvo XC40 Recharge, Polestar 2 Get Range Assistant App Via OTA

InsideEVs

Over-the-air update also increases range through improvements in smart battery management and regeneration performance

Pony.ai to start driverless tests on public roads in Beijing

Green Car Congress

Silicon Valley-based autonomous driving company Pony.ai has been authorized to conduct driverless tests on public roads in Beijing. The company is one of the two autonomous software companies (along with Baidu) to receive this important Beijing permit.

ZEEKR’s first 001 EVs roll off assembly line ahead of deliveries this weekend

Electrek

Infant luxury EV brand ZEEKR has officially begun rolling the first production models of its flagship 001 sedan off its assembly line in China. The brand exists under the Geely Holding Group umbrella, and will now begin the first deliveries of its first luxury EV to customers in China this weekend.

China 113

Tesla Gigafactory Shanghai is as busy as ever as Model Y orders open in UK

Teslarati

Tesla Gigafactory Shanghai does not seem content to rest on its laurels after a blockbuster September.

BYD, Levo partners for V2G tech on 5k electric fleet vehicles 

Electric Vehicles India

BYD, Levo partners for V2G tech on 5k electric fleet vehicles .

BYD 87

Volkswagen Group doubles deliveries of battery-electric vehicles in Q3 to 122,100

Green Car Congress

Despite a shortage of semiconductors, the Volkswagen Group delivered 122,100 BEVs (battery-electric vehicles) to customers in the third quarter (July to September), an increase of 109% compared with the prior-year quarter.

Ford and BMW partner Solid Power demonstrates the safety of its solid-state battery tech

Green Car Reports

Colorado-based Solid Power, the solid-state battery firm backed by Ford and BMW, claims that third-party safety tests show its battery tech to be safer than current lithium-ion chemistry.

Tesla is back to a full vehicle lineup, but delivery timelines slip up to almost a year

Electrek

Tesla is now back to delivering its full vehicle lineup after Model X deliveries started this weekend. However, it will be a while before the automaker catches up to the pent-up demand that was created over the last year as delivery timelines for the electric SUV slip to almost a year now.

SUV 114

Nikola lawsuit vs. Tesla Semi given new life after judge’s ruling

Teslarati

Nikola Motor has been given new deadlines by Judge James Donato, according to a new Order that was released on Tuesday.

2018 105

Put on a Sweater and Unplug the Second Fridge – Energy this Winter is Going to Be Expensive

Green Energy Consumers

Oil and natural gas prices are on the rise globally in a big way and that means electricity and heating fuel rates will go up too. When you add it all up, this is going to be an expensive winter. Electricity and the grid Home heating

Oil 76

Rolls-Royce launches mtu hydrogen solutions for power generation

Green Car Congress

Rolls-Royce is further developing its mtu gas engine portfolio for power generation and cogeneration to run on hydrogen as a fuel and thus enable a climate-neutral energy supply.

Power 346

1,000-mile Aptera “never charge” solar-supplemented EV: Jay Leno gets a preview

Green Car Reports

While not quite ready for production, the Aptera electric three-wheeler recently appeared on "Jay Leno's Garage," where Jay Leno got a comprehensive preview of the solar-supplemented EV from Aptera co-CEOs Chris Anthony and Steve Fambro.

Aptera 145

A Chinese smartphone giant will launch its first electric car in 2024

Electrek

Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi today announced that it plans to launch its first electric car in the first half of 2024, and then a new car in each of the following three years. It’s aiming for total sales of 900,000 electric cars in those three years.

Tesla FSD Beta single stack coming with V11 update, confirms Elon Musk

Teslarati

Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently confirmed on Twitter that the Full Self-Driving Beta’s single stack version should roll out with FSD Beta 11.

Tesla 109

Porsche Recalls All Taycan EVs In The US For Overzealous Hazards

InsideEVs

The 2020–2021 Porsche Taycan's hazard lights tend to activate in non-emergency situations

2020 103

Massachusetts electric school bus delivered power back to grid for 50+ hours over the summer; V2G

Green Car Congress

An electric school bus in Beverly, Massachusetts, successfully delivered power back to the electricity grid for more than 50 hours over the course of the summer using vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology.

China's GAC announces hydrogen combustion engine

Green Car Reports

Chinese automaker GAC Motor claims to have successfully tested a hydrogen combustion engine, although it's unclear if the engine will ever reach production. Instead of using fuel cells to generate electricity, GAC designed an internal-combustion engine to burn hydrogen in place of gasoline or diesel.

Daymak Spiritus prototype unveiled as $19,995 electric ‘car’ with 180 mile range

Electrek

Toronto-based Daymak is showing off its initial prototype of the Daymak Spiritus today. The three-wheeled electric vehicle is one of the first models in the company’s premium Avvenire EV line.