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ElectricGM, Ford to Make Fewer EVs in 2026 Than Tesla in 2019
General Motors and Ford have made headlines with their bold electrification plans in recent years. The former intends to double EV resources by 2021 and launch 20 new models globally by 2023 ( many of which were secretly previewed a few weeks ago), while the latter aims to add 40 …
ElectricPolestar 2 Enters Production in China
While automakers in North America have suspended their vehicle manufacturing operations and some are switching to face masks and ventilators to help medical staff and patients dealing with the coronavirus, we’ve learned that the Polestar 2 , the first fully electric vehicle created by Volvo’s new performance brand, has officially …
ElectricSamsung Found a Way to Increase EV Range to 800 km
Researchers from the Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT) and the Samsung R&D Institute Japan (SRJ) last week presented a study on high-performance, long-lasting all-solid-state batteries to Nature Energy , one of the world’s leading scientific journals. Compared to lithium-ion batteries that are widely used by modern electric vehicles and …
ElectricWatch: Ford Mustang Mach-E Wins at Drifting in the Snow
The Ford Mustang is good at a lot of things, but it’s far from the ideal vehicle to conquer snow and other slippery conditions. The new Mustang Mach-E electric crossover? That’s a different story. Unlike the RWD-only pony car, Ford’s performance EV is available with torque-vectoring all-wheel drive technology that …
ElectricTesla Model Y is Even More Practical Than We Thought
Production of the highly anticipated Tesla Model Y began recently and the first deliveries will follow over the next few weeks. One reservation holder by the name of Eric Weaver spotted a unit in Scottsdale, Arizona and was even given access to it, after which he shared some pictures with …
ElectricHonda Drops Clarity Electric in the U.S.
Forget about the fully electric variant of the Honda Clarity coming to Canada: the company has announced it will not even return to the U.S. for 2020. In fact, production ended at the end of last year. If you’re keeping scores, that’s one more sedan discontinued in North America. The …
ElectricIs This Proof That a Chevy Camaro EV is Coming?
As reported last week, General Motors held a presentation at its Tech Center in Michigan to not only unveil a new, high-capacity battery with up to 645 km of range but also to shed some light on its future electric vehicles to be sold within the next few years. One …
ElectricGM’s Future EVs Finally Come into Focus
General Motors’ presentation inside the Design Dome at its Tech Center in Warren, Michigan yesterday not only included a new, ultra-powerful battery with up to 645 kilometres of range, but also a glimpse and a few details about its upcoming electric vehicles. Unfortunately, no cameras were allowed, and except for …
ElectricBMW Concept i4 Wants to Eat Tesla Model 3’s Lunch
As you probably know, BMW is developing a brand new electric car that will directly take on the Tesla Model 3 , not to mention the upcoming Audi e-tron GT . It’s called i4 and the concept unveiled yesterday will enter production next year as a 2022 model. Using an …
ElectricCybertruck or Model X: Ontario Police Seeks Musk’s Opinion
What modern EV would make the best patrol vehicle? That’s what the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) would like to know. While plans for the future police fleet remain up in the air, someone at the OPP’s Highway Safety Division did a bit of Photoshop with the Tesla Cybertruck and Tesla …
ElectricMystery Surrounds Porsche Taycan Caught in a Fire
You might have heard stories of Tesla cars that caught fire, most of them the result of debris damaging the electric system components after a crash. Well, this past weekend, one of the approximately 130 Porsche Taycan sedans sold in the U.S. last year suffered a similar fate down in …
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