Electric

ElectricConfirmed: Volkswagen ID.4 Matches Its Estimated Range
Unveiled in September, Volkswagen’s all-new electric SUV, called ID.4 , will arrive in Canada early next summer (in very limited numbers at first), but there are still a few details to clarify. Most importantly, are the 400 kilometres of range promised by the automaker an accurate estimate? We now have …
ElectricFord Mustang Mach-E’s Official Range is Better Than Expected
As it turns out, the new 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E isn’t just more powerful than initially advertised . The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has just completed its own series of tests, and we can now tell you the electric crossover offers more range than everyone thought, as well. In …
ElectricGMC Hummer EV SUV, Chevrolet Electric Pickup Make Surprise Cameo
During its presentation at the virtual Barclays Global Automotive Conference on Thursday, General Motors made several important announcements regarding the development of its next-generation electric vehicles. Chairman and CEO Mary Barra was joined by Doug Parks, Executive Vice President of Global Product Development, Purchasing and Supply Chain, but a couple …
ElectricGeneral Motors Makes EVs a Priority, Accelerates Plans
General Motors announced on Thursday it will offer 30 all-electric models globally by the end of 2025 and 40 percent of the company’s entries in North America will be battery electric vehicles by that time. To make this a reality, GM will increase its financial commitment to EVs and autonomous …
ElectricEuropean Breakthrough Has Scientists Talking About 2,000 km of Range
Forget about Samsung and SK Innovation with their proposed batteries supplying 800 kilometres of range. A new battery cell manufacturing technology developed by German and Dutch scientists apparently has the potential to make electric vehicles travel up to 2,000 kilometres with a full charge. Instead of inventing new cell chemistry, …
ElectricW12 King Bentley to Become EV-only Car Brand by 2030
While Ferrari admits it doesn’t intend to get rid of combustion engines, Bentley made the opposite statement this week with plans to become an EV-only car brand by 2030. More specifically, the British luxury automaker’s “Beyond100” strategy calls for switching its model range to offer exclusively plug-in hybrid or battery …
ElectricChinese Electric Car Costing $6,000 Approved for Sale in the U.S.
Kandi, a Chinese car company that sells electric vehicles, has just announced that both its models have received the required clearance from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) via Certificates of Conformity. What this means is that Kandi is ready to start sales of the Kandi K27 and Kandi K23 …
ElectricHercules Alpha: Wait, What, Another Electric Pickup?
Another week, another electric pickup is making headlines. Admittedly far less futuristic and mind-blowing than the recently unveiled 2022 GMC Hummer EV , the Hercules Alpha is not a completely unique product like most of the contenders in this infant market segment. The young company founded in Detroit in December …
ElectricBattery Providing 800 Km of Range in 20 Minutes Might Come Soon
Development of long-range electric vehicles is accelerating quite a bit. Many automakers along with tech giants and battery suppliers are making big promises and announcements these days. Following Samsung’s breakthrough earlier in the year, another Korean company, SK Innovation, has exciting news to share. At a recent battery-tech trade conference …
ElectricConfirmed: Mercedes-Benz EQC to Land in Canada After EQS Sedan
Bad news for customers who are eagerly awaiting Mercedes-Benz ’s first all-electric vehicle: the market launch of the EQC crossover has been pushed back once more. In December of last year, faced with tougher emission standards and increased demand in Europe, the automaker decided to delay the EQC in North …
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