Geely Auto forms new premium electric car company Zeekr; SEA EV architecture

Green Car Congress

Geely Auto Group (Geely Auto) officially announced the widely reported formation of Zeekr—a new electric mobility technology and solutions company based in China that will serve growing global demand for premium electric vehicles.

Auto 275

Genesis’ First EV model, Electrified G80, Premieres at Auto Shanghai 2021

EV Obssesion

The post Genesis’ First EV model, Electrified G80, Premieres at Auto Shanghai 2021 appeared first on EV Obsession. Electric Vehicles Auto Shanghai 2021 Electrification Electrified G80

Auto 59
Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

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

Trending Sources

Ipsos Auto Global Study: interest in battery electric vehicles growing in the US

Green Car Congress

The auto industry has seen this need to improve familiarity in the past, with some advanced driver assist features such as ACC and even autonomous driving. A growing consumer awareness led to an increased desire to have them in vehicles.

2020 259

Next phase of THEA’s connected vehicle pilot brings together auto manufacturers and road operators

Green Car Congress

Since September 2015, the Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority (THEA) has been working with the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) as a Connected Vehicle Pilot site. The next step in the Connected Vehicle space is to begin working with the auto industry manufacturers. HATCI) and Toyota Motor North America to deploy vehicles with connected vehicle technology already installed. Connected vehicles Market Background Vehicle Manufacturers

2020 161

Autonomous EV with DJI sensors spotted at Shanghai auto show

Electrek

And, the day before Shanghai’s big Auto Show, a DJI-related autonomous electric vehicle leak has occurred. more… The post Autonomous EV with DJI sensors spotted at Shanghai auto show appeared first on Electrek.

Auto 86

Lexus to display new LF-Z Electrified concept at Auto Shanghai 2021

Green Car Congress

Lexus plans to display the LF-Z Electrified Concept at Auto Shanghai 2021, which opens on 19 April 19 in Shanghai, China. This enables the vehicle to turn with less steering angle—and more precision—in response to driving conditions.

Lexus 222

Volvo Cars and Geely Auto to deepen collaboration; new combined powertrain company

Green Car Congress

Volvo Cars and Geely Auto have agreed on a wide-ranging collaboration that will maximize the strengths of the Swedish and Chinese automotive groups, delivering synergies in powertrains, sharing of electric vehicle architecture, joint procurement, autonomous drive technologies and aftersales. Volvo Cars and Geely Auto confirmed the combination of their existing powertrain operations into a new standalone company.

Volvo 184

Hyundai showcases RM20e racing midship electric sports car, Prophecy concept EV at Auto China

Green Car Congress

At the 16 th Beijing International Automotive Exhibition (Auto China 2020), Beijing Hyundai Motor Company showcased its RM20e electric racing midship sports car prototype and Prophecy concept EV model, demonstrating the reach of its EV ambitions.

2020 240

More auto plant shutdowns for COVID-19

Green Car Congress

Honda transmission and engine plants in North America that serve Honda auto plants also will suspend production for the same time period. Honda will reduce production by approximately 40,000 vehicles during these six days. Joining BMW, Ford and FCA in suspension of production in the US due to COVID-19 ( earlier post ) are: Toyota is temporarily suspending production at all of its automobile and components plants in North America, including Canada, Mexico and the US, through 3 April.

2020 179

BMW unveils BMW Vision iNEXT at LA Auto Show; all of ACES in one vehicle

Green Car Congress

The BMW Group unveiled the BMW Vision iNEXT concept at the Los Angeles Auto Show. This is the first time all of the BMW Group’s strategic innovation fields—Autonomous driving, Connectivity, Electrification and Services (ACES)—have been incorporated into a single vehicle, while its design lends them visual expression (D+ACES) and offers a look ahead to the future face of driving pleasure. Autonomous driving Connected vehicles Electric (Battery

2018 204

TTTech Auto establishes Car.OS unit and expands company structure

Green Car Congress

The new corporate structure is part of TTTech Auto’s growth strategy and aims to enhance customer service and to unlock development capabilities in key technologies. —Georg Kopetz, CEO TTTech Auto. TTTech Auto combines its experience from various series production programs to take the next step in building advanced electronic vehicle architectures. TTTech Auto appointed industry expert Matthias Rudolph as Senior Vice President of the Car.OS

2020 161

NEVS and Phantom Auto collaborating on autonomous vehicles

Green Car Congress

Swedish electric vehicle manufacturer NEVS is using Phantom Auto’s teleoperation safety technology to ensure safe deployment of electric autonomous vehicles. NEVS (formerly Saab Automobile) and Phantom Auto, the leading provider of teleoperation safety technology for autonomous vehicles (AVs), are collaborating to ensure the optimally safe and efficient deployment of NEVS’ electric AVs throughout the world.

2018 150

2018 LA auto show preview: 10 green-vehicle intros that matter

Green Car Reports

Most of the major auto shows, like the Los Angeles auto show, have always had two components: news-making and car-selling. People are attending traditional, consumer-focused auto shows in record numbers. Los Angeles Auto ShowAnd it’s the second part—the public days—that thrives today. Counterintuitively—in this day when much of new-car research.

2018 92

Top 10 Electric Vehicle Manufacturers in India 2021

Electric Vehicles India

Top 10 Electric Vehicle Manufacturers in India 2021. The electric vehicles market in India is growing rapidly and all the automakers are trying to bring new electric vehicles into the market. In this article let’s look into the Top 10 Electric Vehicle Manufacturers in India. .

India 87

Motherson Group collaborating with UBQ to bring carbon-negative thermoplastics into auto parts

Green Car Congress

The companies are joining efforts to implement the carbon-negative UBQ thermoplastic ( earlier post ) into auto parts manufactured by Motherson Group for the automotive industry.

2020 241

RoboSense launches Smart Sensor System at Shanghai Auto Show

Green Car Congress

RoboSense has teamed up with partners Horizon Robotics, Cainiao Network, Sensible 4, and AutoX to launch the Smart Sensor System (SSS) designed for four key smart transportation vehicle applications: autonomous passenger cars; low-speed autonomous vehicles; high-speed RoboTaxis; and V2R (Vehicle to Road infrastructure). RoboSense & Cainiao low-speed autonomous vehicles. The system extends the vehicle’s vision to help cars deal with difficult road conditions.

2019 239

Ford to explore new 50:50 electric vehicle JV in China with Zotye Auto

Green Car Congress

a major manufacturer of all-electric vehicles in China, to explore the establishment of a 50:50 joint venture for the development, production, marketing and servicing of a new line of all-electric passenger vehicles in China. China is the fastest-growing market in the world for new energy vehicles (NEVs). Ford expects the market for NEVs in China to grow to six million units per year by 2025, of which approximately 4 million vehicles will be all-electric.

2017 150

Mini Electric Concept revealed before Frankfurt auto show debut

Green Car Reports

Now, we can see the first renderings of the car that will make its official debut at the Frankfurt auto show in two weeks. Frankfurt Auto Show Frankfurt Motor Show plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) BMW Mini EWe've known since last July that an all-electric Mini Cooper will go into production in 2019. The Mini Electric Concept is recognizable as the three-door hardtop version of the famous British small car, but numerous design.

2017 100

Upstream Security: cyber hacks could cost auto industry $24 billion within 5 years

Green Car Congress

Cyber hacks might cost the auto industry roughly $24 billion within five years, according to a new study by Upstream Security , which specializes in cloud-based security protection. Issues range from safety critical vehicle systems, to data center hacks on back-end servers, to identity theft in car sharing, and even privacy issues. Connected vehicles Security

2018 244

Hyundai Kona Electric crossover teased before Geneva auto show reveal

Green Car Reports

The lack of plug-in electric crossover utility vehicles with all-wheel drive is a growing and obvious gap in the market. Geneva Motor Show Future Cars Geneva Auto Show Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) youtubeAnd where there's a gap, aggressive South Korean carmaker Hyundai may try to fill it. The company has now issued a teaser photo of the Hyundai Kona Electric small SUV it plans to unveil on February 27 before next month's Geneva.

2018 99

MEMA partners with Auto-ISAC to address cybersecurity risks associated with connected and automated vehicles

Green Car Congress

The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), an international trade association representing vehicle suppliers that manufacture and remanufacture components and systems for use in passenger cars and heavy trucks, is now a strategic partner of the Automotive Information Sharing and Analysis Center ( Auto-ISAC ).

2016 185

IHS Markit: global auto sales to drop 22% this year

Green Car Congress

IHS Markit cut its forecasts for global light vehicle sales and production as the impact COVID-19 impact has depressed demand. According the new analysis, global light vehicle sales are now forecast to be 69.6 IHS Markit forecasts a similar decline for global light vehicle production, falling to 69.3 The pandemic remains a clear and present danger to the autos sector, with months of uncertainty expected to cloud hopes for global recovery prospects.

2020 150

Dana showcasing electrified technologies at Auto Shanghai

Green Car Congress

At Auto Shanghai 2017, Dana Incorporated is showcasing select technologies from its Spicer Electrified portfolio of fully integrated motor, control, and e-drive technologies, as well as thermal-management products for electric and hybrid vehicles. On display is Dana’s new Spicer electric motor-driven gearbox, which is specifically engineered to deliver better acceleration and higher torque in high-speed battery electric vehicles (BEV).

2017 150

Sales of Nissan e-POWER electrified vehicles in Japan surpasses 500,000-unit cumulative milestone

Green Car Congress

Nissan announced that cumulative sales of vehicles with its e-POWER electrified powertrain ( earlier post ) surpassed 500,000 units at the end of March. The e-POWER system uses a highly efficient gasoline engine to generate electricity for the electric motor that propels the vehicle.

Japan 222

InoBat Auto acquires Slovakia site for battery R&D and prototype production

Green Car Congress

European R&D and battery production company InoBat Auto has acquired a 290,000 sq ft (27,000 sq m) facility close to Bratislava, Slovakia. InoBat says the facility will produce batteries to specifications of the vehicle manufacturer, and will enable European electric vehicle manufacturers to reduce dependence on imports from Asia. Backed by IPM Group and Wildcat Discovery Technologies, InoBat Auto will manufacture the first bespoke battery cells in 2021.

A Tesla Model 3 invasion is starting in the US’ second-hand auto segment

Teslarati

While the Tesla Model 3 has been asserting its dominance in the United States’ electric vehicle industry, the all-electric sedan is also starting an invasion in another key market–the country’s second-hand electric car segment. .

Tesla 93

2017 Volkswagen e-Golf: 124 miles of range, more motor power, LA Auto Show debut

Green Car Reports

Later this morning, the 2017 Volkswagen e-Golf will be unveiled at the second of two Los Angeles Auto Show media preview days. Los Angeles Auto Show plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV Along with the many updates made to other models in the 2017 Golf lineup, VW's electric car gets a 50-percent boost in battery capacity and a more powerful electric motor. The battery rises from 24.2 kilowatt-hours to 35.8.

2016 128

Geely Auto Group and Tencent to cooperate on intelligent cockpits, digitalization, autonomous drive, and low-carbon development

Green Car Congress

Geely Auto Group and Tencent signed an agreement to carry out strategic cooperation in the fields of digitalization, intelligent cockpits, autonomous drive, and low-carbon development. The two parties will work together to digitalize fully all aspects of an automotive product lifecycle from product development, manufacturing, marketing, vehicle utilization, to after-sales service using joint technologies.

Auto 161

Kia Niro 'Hybrid Utility Vehicle' First Photos Revealed At Detroit Auto Show

Green Car Reports

As part of its parent company's push into hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and battery-electric vehicles, Kia will introduce what it calls a 'hybrid utility vehicle' at next month's Chicago Auto Show. Today, at the more influential Detroit Auto Show, the Korean company released the images of that vehicle, to be known as two Kia Niro. Detroit Auto Show Kia Niro

2016 95

All-electric Audi e-tron Sportback concept teased for Shanghai auto show

Green Car Reports

The Shanghai auto show is shaping up to be a showcase for all the green cars and concepts that were absent from last week's New York auto show. Shanghai Auto Show e-Tron Audi e-tron plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV Among them is a concept for a "four-door coupe" version of the Audi e-tron all-electric SUV that'll go into production sometime next year. The Audi e-Tron Sportback Concept doesn't necessarily preview a.

2017 106

Kia unveils new Soul EV at LA Auto Show

Green Car Congress

Kia Motors unveiled the new Soul EV, a completely new iteration of Kia’s award-winning electric compact crossover, at the LA Auto Show. In addition, the smart regenerative braking system adjusts the braking level based on a vehicle being detected in front of the Soul EV, creating smoother coast-down driving, especially when descending a steep road. Unique to the Soul EV is a revamped ‘UVO’ telematics system, allowing owners to monitor and control a long range of vehicle operations.

2018 195

Capgemini and Audi launch XL2 joint venture to support digital transformation of auto industry

Green Car Congress

Manufacturing Market Background Vehicle ManufacturersCapgemini and Audi have launched a joint venture: XL2. Following regulatory approvals, the company was founded at the end of April. It will provide digital technology and consulting services, specifically in the fields of SAP S/4HANA and cloud services primarily for Audi and the entire Volkswagen Group. XL2 was founded by Audi and Capgemini to support the automotive industry in digital transformation tasks.

2020 170

‘Tesla brake failed me’: Owners protest quality issues at Shanghai Auto Show

Teslarati

A Tesla owner made a scene at the Shanghai Auto Show in China earlier today by jumping onto the roof of a Model 3. Local media reports that the woman was protesting Tesla’s automotive quality after her vehicle’s brakes evidently malfunctioned.

Tesla 52

2019 Honda Insight prototype to debut at Detroit auto show

Green Car Reports

The end-of-year holiday season is just really starting, but information on Detroit auto show debuts next month is coming in. A new hybrid car from one of the pioneers of hybrid-electric vehicles is notable, and that's what Honda has delivered. Detroit Auto ShowThe company said Tuesday morning that it will show a prototype of what will be the 2019 Honda Insight.

BCG forecasts electrified vehicles to take half of global auto market by 2030; hybrids to dominate

Green Car Congress

ICEs will continue to play a major but changing role in the industry, as most electrified vehicles over time will be hybrids, according to new research by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). ICEs will continue to be the dominant powertrain for the next several years, at least through 2020, as the prices of electrified vehicles will remain high, even with incentives, and the payback period based on total cost of ownership (TCO) for consumers will be too long to be attractive.

2017 183

BMW selects TTTech Auto as partner for developing highly automated driving functions

Green Car Congress

BMW has selected TTTech Auto, a high-tech company specializing in leading safety software and hardware platforms for automated driving, as its development partner for level 3 and 4 automated driving functions. TTTech Auto will contribute its extensive cross-industry software and functional safety experience to this project. TTTech Auto is a global high-tech company established by TTTech with leading industrial partners in June 2018.

2018 175

5 things about the 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric we learned at the NY auto show

Green Car Reports

After a Detroit auto show that was about little except pickup trucks and a new Jeep, followed by a tepid Chicago show, New York proved to be relatively rich in interesting new green cars. New York Auto Show plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV The standout was clearly the 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric, the 250-mile battery-electric small hatchback that will go on sale before the end of the year. While it.

2018 95

2017 Kia Niro Hybrid Crossover Utility Vehicle Debuts At Chicago Auto Show

Green Car Reports

The 2017 Kia Niro "hybrid utility vehicle" revealed this morning at the Chicago Auto Show marks the South Korean brand's ambitious entry into dedicated hybrids. Chicago Auto Show Plug-In HybridsWhile dedicated hybrids have traditionally been hatchbacks--think Honda Insight, Toyota Prius, even the plug-in hybrid Chevrolet Volt--none have yet been designed as crossover utility.

Audi shows new A6 e-tron concept electric vehicle in Shanghai

Green Car Congress

For the first time the presentation of AUDI AG at Auto Shanghai 2021 is taking place with two partners at a shared trade-fair stand.

Audi 222

2016 Los Angeles Auto Show green-car preview

Green Car Reports

The 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show gets underway this week, and a few notable green cars are expected to debut there. The current popularity of crossover utility vehicles is evident in the numerous new or redesigned crossover models lined for the L.A. Los Angeles Auto Show new carsshow. A smattering of other models will debut as well, but crossovers could very well represent the.

Tech: Autonomous Vehicles Are Going to Require a New Brain

Clean Fleet Report

The autonomous vehicle (AV) market is undeniably growing at an exponential rate. Auto manufacturers will also be faced with growing demands as the industry prepares to meet new conditions of this massive cultural shift among drivers towards autonomous vehicles.

VW Works Council Chair talks Herbert Diess and Tesla’s growing influence on German auto

Teslarati

Tesla is not yet producing electric vehicles at Gigafactory Berlin, but the EV maker’s presence is already being felt in Germany’s auto sector. The post VW Works Council Chair talks Herbert Diess and Tesla’s growing influence on German auto appeared first on TESLARATI.

Volkswagen teases electric crossover for Shanghai auto show

Green Car Reports

Future Cars Shanghai Auto Show VW Group plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV Volkswagen appears to be quite clearly committed to an ambitious program of electric cars following its diesel emission scandal. But aside from two adapted models launched a few years ago—the VW e-Golf and e-Up hatchbacks—and a few low-range plug-in hybrids, it doesn't yet have much to put in showrooms. Instead, it's launching a series.

2017 88