Tag: EV

Rivian Rally Raid EV Spied At Automaker’s HQ In Michigan

You is perhaps fooled into considering these are spy photographs of the R1T electrical pickup truck, and also you wouldn’t be far off the reality. However look nearer on the Plymouth, Michigan-based facility and also you’ll discover a blue-painted design buck with flared wheel arches and 4 doorways. That, dearest reader, is the Rivian … (proceed studying >>)




2020 Ferrari Hybrid V8 Supercar Incoming, EV Scheduled After 2022

Again when Ferrari offered the fiscal yr 2018 outcomes to traders, the Prancing Horse confirmed no fewer than 5 product launches for 2019. Certainly one of them is a V8 hybrid the dimensions of the 488 GTB, packing KERS-style help and a pair of IHI turbochargers and two air-to-air intercoolers. “The automobile won’t be unveiled on the Geneva auto present subsequent month” in keeping with (proceed studying >>)


Subaru Coming With Two Debuts At 2019 Geneva Motor Present, Each Electrified

After storming into Windy Metropolis with the seventh-generation Legacy, Subaru prepares to impress Geneva with a pair of fuel-efficient fashions. One among them is anticipated to be the European model of the XV e-Boxer, which mixes Symmetrical AWD with the two.Zero-liter boxer engine and an electrical motor. &… (proceed studying >>)




Electrify America Coming to Extra U.S. Cities from July 2019

Electrify America, already one of many largest EV charging stations operators within the U.S., introduced final week the start of the following stage in its growth plan. Aiming to finally fill metropolis streets and highways with charging factors for EVs regardles off make and mannequin, Electrify is already current in a double-digit variety of cities. That community will increase even additional, because the community will transfer from July this 12 months in earlier uncha… (proceed studying >>)


Lengthy Earlier than Tesla and Rivian, Ford and Chevrolet Had Electrical Pickup Vans

Pinpointing the first-ever electrical pickup truck is difficult, extra so in case you take into account electrical motive energy began in 1827 with Hungarian priest Ányos Jedlik. Scottish inventor Robert Anderson then got here up with an electrical carriage within the 1830s, and the primary mass-produced EVs began roaming America within the 1900s. Because it occurs, Studebaker experimented with EVs&lt… (proceed studying >>)




Volkswagen ID. EV Spied Testing Close to the Arctic Circle

Believed to go official because the ID. Neo, the compact-sized electrical hatchback that Volkswagen refers to as ID. is getting nearer to manufacturing actuality. The meeting line in Zwickau, Germany will begin churning EVs in November 2019, however till then, the engineers are busy cold-weather testing. Sp… (proceed studying >>)


Saudi Prince Reveals Koenigsegg Regera with Ghost Package deal, The Spec Is Wild

Final March, the 2018 Geneva Motor Present allowed Koenigsegg to share the Ghost Package deal for the Regera with us. On the time, we talked about all the 80 construct slots for the hybrid hypercar being bought out and we puzzled who the fortunate few are. Nicely, we have now returned to the subject, as a Saudi Prince has now let it slip that he added a Regera Ghost Package deal to his storage. The collector showcased the 1,500 horsepower hybrid through social med… (proceed studying >>)




2019 Renault Clio V Inside Revealed, It’s A Lot Extra Upscale

Regardless that hatchbacks are shedding floor to crossovers and SUVs in Europe as properly, Renault nonetheless believes within the Clio. In spite of everything, the supermini from France moved 365,507 examples of the breed in 2018, rating second in gross sales after the Volkswagen Golf (502,752 items). Launched in 1990, the Clio will wel… (proceed studying >>)


2020 Aston Martin Rapide E Take a look at Mule Reveals Digital Instrument Cluster

It’s been a heck of a very long time since Aston Martin revealed a Rapide-based idea with an all-electric powertrain. However after the Gaydon-based automaker signed an settlement with Williams Superior Engineering, Aston Martin determined to place the Rapide E into manufacturing. (proceed studying >>)




U.S. 2019 Hyundai Kona Electrical Out there In Three Trim Ranges

A success in Europe and again dwelling in South Korea, the Kona Electrical has the makings of a industrial success in america too. For starters, pricing kicks off at $29,995 after the $7,500 federal tax credit score. With out it, the SE trim degree can be $36,450 plus $1,045 for vacation spot and supply. Even in th… (proceed studying >>)


Ford Patents Hybrid V8 Powertrain With Two Electrical Motors, However What For?

The CD6 automobile structure of the 2020 Ford Explorer and 2020 Lincoln Aviator was developed from the get-go with electrification in thoughts. The Mustang is ready to obtain this platform for the S650, anticipated to launch in 2021. Ford promised the Mustang would go hybrid in 2020, though the Blue Ova… (proceed studying >>)




GMC Sierra EV Thought of, May Compete With Ford F-150 EV

Not that way back, the vice chairman of worldwide technique at Normal Motors stated “there is not going to be any AV/EV pickups.” That occurred in November 2018, however extra just lately, the vice chairman of GMC replied “it is one thing we’re contemplating” when requested in regards to the prospects of electrifying… (proceed studying >>)


2019 Volkswagen e-Golf Prices Up To $1,550 Extra Than Earlier than

Previewed by the Golf blue-e-motion idea in 2010, the e-Golf was unveiled in 2013 on the Frankfurt Motor Present. Despite the fact that it’s primarily based on the Modularer Querbaukasten like every other Golf from the seventh era, the electrical hatchback by no means managed to lift the hype. For starters, Nissan was already the le… (proceed studying >>)




Toyota Prius AWD-i Proven In European Specification

Revealed in November 2018 together with the mid-cycle refresh of the Prius, the AWD-i arrived in Europe with all of the goodies you’d count on from the world’s favourite hybrid. Underneath the WLTP, the Prius AWD-i produces 99 grams of CO2 per kilometer, 5 greater than the front-wheel-drive mannequin. Prospects can expe… (proceed studying >>)


Volvo V40 Successor Will Be A “Increased-Driving Mannequin”

Not that way back, Geely began teasing a coupe SUV codenamed FY11. The Chinese language automaker developed the yet-unnamed mannequin on the Widespread Modular Structure that Volvo makes use of within the XC40, and rumour suggests the V40 could possibly be changed by a coupe SUV. Autocar.co.uk got here up with this attainable situation, citing Lex Kerss… (proceed studying >>)




2020 Hyundai Ioniq Provides One-Pedal Driving Functionality, Recent Styling

In manufacturing since 2016, the Ioniq will get a facelift for the 2020 mannequin yr. Regardless that Hyundai doesn’t go into element in regard to battery and powertrain enhancements, the five-door liftback boasts possibilities in and out. First issues first, three paint colours have been added to the palette: Fluidic Metallic, Liquid Sand, and Electrical Shadow, translating t… (proceed studying >>)


Ford Electrical Crossover Coming In April 2019, New EVs Coming To Europe

After confirming the strategic partnership with Volkswagen over business autos, Ford introduced that the longer term is electrical in Europe as properly, not simply in the USA. Each nameplate from the 2019 Focus onwards “will embrace an electrified choice,” starting from delicate hybridization to hybrid, plug-in hybrid, or BEV. (proceed studying >>)




Infiniti QX Inspiration Idea Serves As Preview For Electrical Crossover

Nissan introduced not that way back that it plans to affect its lineup to an ideal extent. As a part of the plan, an electrical crossover might be launched sooner or later sooner or later. The underpinnings are sure to be shared with Infiniti, which claims the QX Inspiration Idea previews the upcoming EV. Revealed on the 2019 Detroit Auto Present, the (proceed studying >>)


Tesla Mannequin three Examined By Kelley Blue Guide, “It’s Superb”

Evaluation after evaluation, the Mannequin three has been hailed because the must-have electrical car of the second. Kelley Blue Guide mirrors the decision, with Micah Muzio beginning the highway take a look at by claiming “it’s superb to drive in all regards.” The Efficiency with all-wheel drive and Lengthy Vary definitely is, however even lesser configurations are a-OK examine… (proceed studying >>)




Volkswagen Formally Enters Electrical Energy Business with New Firm

Few would have imagined ten years in the past what the rise of the electrical car will imply for automotive producers. Even fewer how in a really brief time the identify of this or that carmaker will probably be current in industries that till some level had nothing to do with automotive manufacturing. We’ve already seen carmakers transfer past the scope of their core enterprise with the creation of economic division a long time in the past. Extra lately, providers like ca… (proceed studying >>)


2020 Ford Explorer Previewed By All-New Police Interceptor Utility

As CUVs and SUVs improve in recognition, even the police took discover of this development. It shouldn’t come as a shock the Police Interceptor Utility is the most well-liked police automobile within the U.S., outnumbering even the ever-popular sedans from Dodge, Chevrolet, and the Ford Motor Firm. 2020 is the mannequin yr that brings forth an all-new technology, previewing the Explorer that’s scheduled to premiere on January ninth at… (proceed studying >>)




Audi Electrical Crossover Idea To Debut In 2019, Manufacturing Mannequin in 2020

Over in China, Audi is extending its eco-friendly lineup with the Q2 L e-tron. However the four-ringed automaker received’t cease right here. Based on Autocar.co.uk, an electrical crossover “sitting between the Q2 and Q3” might be introduced “in idea type in early 2019.” Head of design … (proceed studying >>)


Chevrolet Bolt EV Gross sales Gradual Down Within the U.S.

Though it’s been upgraded for the 2019 mannequin 12 months with Tire Fill Alert and a brand new paint choice known as Shock, the Bolt EV is struggling. Hyundai and Tesla are taking the competitors to Basic Motors with the Kona Electrical and Mannequin three, translating to a nosedive for the electrical hatchback from the Orion Township in Michigan.&lt… (proceed studying >>)




2020 Volkswagen ID. Options 150-kW Electrical Motor

The second in a collection of first-drive evaluations – this time round from Thomas Geiger – reveals that the ID. depends on a 150-kW electrical motor for propulsion. That’s 204 PS for Europe and 201 horsepower for the UK and United States, which seems like so much when in comparison with the two.zero TSI within the Gol… (proceed studying >>)


2020 Lamborghini Aventador Successor Going Hybrid, V12 Engine Troopers On N/A

In manufacturing since February 2011 because the LP 700-Four, the Aventador entered its second stage in December 2016 following the reveal of the LP 740-Four. Then the Tremendous Veloce Jota adopted up in 2018, and subsequent 12 months, the open-top mannequin will probably be added to the vary because the range-topping bull from Sant’Agata Bolognese…. (proceed studying >>)




Volkswagen ID. First Drive: Reviewer Describes It As “Really Superb”

Over in South Africa, Volkswagen is testing the ID. in humid climate, guaranteeing that every part is a-OK forward of the beginning of manufacturing in November 2019. The Zwickau plant in Germany is the place the electrical hatchback the scale of the Golf will probably be made, and the entry-level battery possibility guarantees 330 kilometers (205 miles) below the Worldwi… (proceed studying >>)


New Nissan Leaf E-Plus 60 kWh May Debut At 2019 Client Electronics Present

Launched in 2010, the Leaf went on to turn into the best-selling electrical car on the planet. From an preliminary capability of 24 kWh, Nissan labored its manner as much as 40 kWh for the second technology. However subsequent 12 months, the Leaf E-Plus will take issues even additional. Rumors in regards to the 60-kWh battery emerged years earlier than EVS29 in 20… (proceed studying >>)




Nio ES6 Chinese language Electrical SUV Affords 317-Mile Vary for $65,000

Chinese language telephones have actually taken off this 12 months, changing into profitable all around the world. Will the identical be true for his or her electrical vehicles? This is without doubt one of the most promising merchandise, the Nio ES6, which is a mid-size SUV. Though it’s possible you’ll not have heard of Nio, this firm appears extra professional than many EV startups in America. Their (proceed studying >>)


Confused Blonde Tries to Gas up Tesla Mannequin S, Hilarity Ensues

If that is some sort of prank video or PR stunt, it’s a rattling hilarious one: a brand new viral video reveals a decidedly confused feminine driver (who additionally occurs to be blonde, it’s true), attempting to replenish her Tesla Mannequin S on the fuel station. Nobody is aware of the place or when the video was shot, however it first emerged on (proceed studying >>)




Subsequent-Era Volkswagen Lineup Will Be the Final To Use Inner Combustion

Following the Dieselgate scandal that shook the automotive world like no different even in latest reminiscence, Volkswagen took a distinct method to its car-building philosophy. The J1 platform of the Porsche Taycan and Modularer Elektrobaukasten of the Volkswagen I.D. Neo are two steps in the best course, however the German holding has much more within the pipeline. Chatting with (proceed studying >>)