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ElectricAll-electric Jeep Wrangler to be Revealed Soon
With the plug-in hybrid Jeep Wrangler 4xe now in production, talks of a fully electric Wrangler have started to heat up once again. Well, guess what? A concept is coming soon. You may have seen Jeep’s Super Bowl commercial on Sunday. It referred to a product campaign titled “The Road …
ElectricFord Doubles Down on EV Investments, Accelerates Plans
During a conference call with the media to detail its financial results for 2020, Ford said it lost $1.3 billion USD ($1.6 billion CAD) last year, marking its first full-year loss since 2008. However, what we’re particularly interested in are the investments planned for the next few years. New Ford …
ElectricHere’s How Nissan Gives EV Batteries a Second Life
As the LEAF celebrates its 10th anniversary, Nissan wants to make electric vehicles truly sustainable products by giving a second life to their batteries. This means breakthroughs like the Blue Switch project, which turns EVs into clean, quiet and mobile emergency power supplies in the aftermath of natural disasters. It …
ElectricTesla’s Musk Shares Update on Roadster, Confirms Electric Van
So, how are things with the next-generation Tesla Roadster ? Initially promised for last year, the electric sports car’s launch has been postponed a couple of times to allow the company to focus on other projects including the Cybertruck . This week, following an earnings call and the surprise update …
ElectricGM to Stop Selling Gas-powered Vehicles in 2035
General Motors took one more big step in its electric transition on Thursday by announcing it plans to get rid of combustion engines altogether by 2035. Furthermore, GM aims to become carbon neutral in its global products and operations by 2040. “General Motors is joining governments and companies around the …
ElectricThese Are the Most Satisfying EVs According to Owners
A large majority of people who own a plug-in hybrid or electric vehicle —82 percent to be exact—say they “definitely will” consider purchasing another EV in the future, according to the inaugural J.D. Power U.S. Electric Vehicle Experience Ownership Study released today in collaboration with PlugShare. Nearly 10,000 owners of …
ElectricGM Pledges $1B to Build Electric Delivery Van in Ontario
The all-new EV600 electric delivery van unveiled last week by General Motors will be built at the CAMI assembly plant in Ingersoll, Ontario, making GM the first large-scale producer of this type of vehicle in Canada. The Chevrolet Equinox , which has been manufactured there since 2004, will move to …
ElectricVolkswagen ID. BUZZ Won’t Come Here Until 2023
One of the electric vehicles that will create the most buzz in the next few years—literally—is the production version of the ID. BUZZ concept, a modern interpretation of the iconic Microbus (Type 2) from Volkswagen . Unfortunately, we’ll have to be even more patient than we expected. In an interview …
ElectricKia’s Future Electric Vehicles Starting to Take Shape
A few days after unveiling its new logo and slogan, “Movement that Inspires,” Kia held a virtual presentation to share more insights into its upcoming strategy and products. First of all, the company’s official name will switch from “Kia Motors Inc.” to simply “Kia,” not only to emphasize the universal …
ElectricGM Introduces Fully Electric Delivery Van at CES
Today during the virtual edition of CES, General Motors introduced a new sub-brand called BrightDrop along with a fully electric delivery van: the EV600. This comes just a few days after the automaker unveiled a new logo to mark its transition toward an electric future. Featuring sliding doors up front, …
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