September, 2020

Inmotive introduces efficient two-speed transmission for EVs

Green Car Congress

Inmotive, a Canadian-based automotive supplier, has launched its patented Ingear two-speed transmission. Invented and designed for the next generation of electric vehicles, the Ingear features a simple and durable design that enables a more efficient powertrain, with extended range, at lower cost.

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Daimler reveals long-haul hydrogen fuel-cell semi for series production in late 2020s

Green Car Reports

After confirming earlier this year that it would end fuel-cell development for passenger cars to focus on commercial trucks, Daimler on Thursday unveiled a long-haul fuel-cell semi truck that will begin customer trials in 2023. The Mercedes-Benz GenH2 is based on the brand's current Actros semi.

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New electric car record set by Zero Carbon World

Discover EV

UK charity, Zero Carbon World, has set a new world record for not only the fastest journey between John O'Groats and Land's End, but in doing so also the least amount of time spent charging

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Why personalisation matters for electric vehicle transition

Clean Car

In a society focused on reducing air pollution and emissions, one of the most prominent up-and-coming solutions is the mass adoption of electric vehicles (EVs). However, the general public largely lacks the resources necessary to make informed decisions on EV transition. Electric vehicle fears.

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BMW M3 and M4 Competition arrive with 503bhp

Green Cars News

Say hello to the new BMW M3 and M4 range, which is set to land in the UK in early 2021

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Study: Global Recession Negatively Impacting EV Sales (Duh)

The Truth About Cars

Today’s study comes straight from the memoirs of Captain Obvious. Apparently, an economic recession isn’t what you want when you’re vying to sell factory fresh automobiles beyond the confines of rock-bottom prices.

Audi introduces new CNG A3 Sportback

Green Car Congress

Audi is adding a new member to its A3 family: the A3 Sportback 30 g-tron natural gas vehicle. Operation with natural gas or biomethane makes the compact model economical and more climate-friendly with low emissions.

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Lucid Motors officially launches the Lucid Air

Discover EV

Lucid Motors has officially launched the Lucid Air – the 1000-plus horsepower, luxury EV with a world-beating range of up to 517 miles.

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A smarter EV charging network

Clean Car

Everyone seems to agree that a critical component of an effective scalable strategy to replace ICE vehicles with EVs is the creation of a more effective vehicle charging network. We spend quite a bit of time working with local authorities in the UK.

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Top reasons to lease a Nissan Qashqai in 2020

Green Cars News

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Electric Vehicle Show

EVIOM

With the ban on new petrol & diesel cars looming the move to alternative fuels such as electric is inevitable. But buying a new car/bike/van is a big financial commitment so where do you go to find out more about the suitability of EV driving on the island? EV show - IOM.

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ZeroAvia completes first hydrogen-electric passenger plane flight

Green Car Congress

ZeroAvia recently completed the first hydrogen-fuel-cell-powered flight of a commercial-grade aircraft. The flight took place at the company’s R&D facility in Cranfield, England, with the Piper M-class six-seat plane completing taxi, takeoff, a full pattern circuit, and landing.

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2020 Chevy Bolt EV lease deal: Less than $200 per month for Costco members

Green Car Reports

Costco members can currently lease a 2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV for as little as $154 a month.

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Volta Zero pushes the boundaries for battery electric trucks

Discover EV

Electric vans and trucks are still in their comparative developmental infancy, but Volta is hoping to push things forward with the first purpose-built fully-electric truck designed for urban goods distribution

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We need to talk about tax…

Clean Car

No, it’s not our favourite subject either, but on this occasion it really cannot be avoided. . There have been some MAJOR changes to the company car tax treatment of battery electric vehicles (BEV) this year. If you don’t already know about them, you really should. There is a ton of money at stake.

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Audi Q2 gets a fresh face for 2020

Green Cars News

The Audi Q2 has been given a facelift for 2020, with the updated crossover featuring a refreshed look, a raft of interior upgrades and some new safety kit

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Announcing Canada’s electric vehicle industry leaders

Plug N Drive

Plug’n Drive and the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) are pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 Electric Vehicle Awards.

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Daimler Trucks’ Autonomous Technology Group adding testing center in New Mexico

Green Car Congress

September 2020 marks one year of Daimler Trucks and Torc Robotics partnering as a team after the US based automated driving technology company became part of Daimler Trucks’ Autonomous Technology Group. Earlier post.).

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Lordstown Motors shows electric truck interior, confirms 40,000 pre-orders

Green Car Reports

Lordstown Motors on Wednesday showed the interior of its Endurance electric pickup truck for the first time. The company also confirmed that it had received 40,000 pre-orders for the Endurance, which is scheduled to start deliveries in late summer 2021.

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2020 Renault ZOE GT Line R135 Z.E. 50 review

Discover EV

The new generation of ZOE arrived in June 2019, with more performance and range, re-worked interior and a wide range of high-tech equipment, but is it enough to beat off today’s competition

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Is now a good time to invest in an electric car?

Clean Car

While you’ve been stuck at home over the past few months, you will have likely been thinking about what you could change to improve your life once lockdown had passed.

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Ford Puma ST revealed with a bold and sporty new look

Green Cars News

SUV practicality with hot hatch performance and driving dynamics

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Future Tesla buyiers guide

Supercharged EV

Looking for reasons to buy an EV ? You get some free supercharging if you place your order using a referral code ( here is mine if you want [link] ) You save the planet as EVs emit far less CO2 van ICE You save money on gas ( using free supercharge as per 1.,

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Lucid Motors releases details about its electric drivetrain technology

Green Car Congress

Lucid Motors provided some details about it proprietary, in-house developed electric drivetrain that will power the forthcoming pure-electric luxury Lucid Air.

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Solar tonneau cover charges electric pickups, provides portable power

Green Car Reports

Tonneau covers are already a popular option for pickup owners—allowing more secure, weather-protected storage, and perhaps even improved aerodynamics and highway efficiency.

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Polestar Precept on its way to production

Discover EV

As you might expect from a brand that started off as its performance arm, Polestar's two production cars – the 1 and 2 – are derived from Volvos.

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Driving the sales of electric vehicles

Clean Car

There are a lot of areas of UK government policy that are currently in flux as a result of both Brexit and Covid. However, one area that is entirely predictable (even if the details may change) is the push towards decarbonising our road transport system. .

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2021 Hyundai Tucson revealed with a bold new look

Green Cars News

After recently completing the final testing, the 2021 Hyundai Tucson SUV has been revealed with a bold new look

An iconic sedan gets electrified: the BMW 330e PHEV offers 22 e-miles

Current EV

BMW’s announcement in 2017 that it had decided to make EV and plug-in variants of every single BMW and MINI model was met with some skepticism. It’s a challenging goal by any stretch of the imagination. But guess what?

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Daimler Trucks unveils Mercedes-Benz fuel-cell concept truck, previews long-haul battery-electric truck; electrification strategy

Green Car Congress

Daimler Trucks unveiled the concept Mercedes-Benz GenH2 Truck, marking the beginning of a fuel-cell push by Daimler for the long-haul transport segment.

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Kenworth electric trucks go on sale, with range up to 200 miles

Green Car Reports

Kenworth announced Friday that it is launching medium-duty electric delivery trucks. Two variants—the K270E (Class 6) and K370E (Class 7)—are currently available to order in the United States and Canada.

What is Vehicle to Grid technology?

Discover EV

Effectively a two-way interface between the power grid and an EV's battery, it's a massive step towards smart energy management which will allow us to use less energy, as well as reducing carbon emissions

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Tesla Battery Day summary :Battery Costs should Drop by Half Within 3 Years

Supercharged EV

Musk announced a series of advances, and these are realistic goals and incremental improvements in the individual components and processes, that will yield to : --> a 54 percent increase in range --> a 56 percent decrease in the dollar per kilowatt-hour pack price --> a 69 percent decrease in capital investment required for manufacturing.

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Review: Ford Kuga PHEV

Green Cars News

The Kuga is arguably Ford’s most important car

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With 9M CR-Vs sold globally, Honda debuts its CR-V Hybrid

Current EV

The Honda CR-V has an incredible record of global sales. More than 9 million CR-Vs have been sold worldwide in 150 countries since ’95. In the USA, a total of 384,168 CR-Vs were sold in 2019 alone (wheelsjoint.com). In the SUV market, it ranks second only to the Toyota RAV4.

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GM’s future electric vehicles to debut first wireless battery management system; developed in collaboration with Analog Devices

Green Car Congress

General Motors will be the first automaker to use an almost completely wireless battery management system (wBMS) for production electric vehicles. This wireless system, developed with Analog Devices, Inc.,

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VW-backed solid-state battery firm QuantumScape is going public

Green Car Reports

QuantumScape, the decade-old solid-state battery startup backed by Volkswagen, is going public. This will be accomplished through a reverse merger with Kensington Capital Acquisition Corp., with an enterprise value of approximately $3.3 billion, the startup said in a press release Thursday.

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