Sales of electric cars surged 63% in the third quarter, thanks in large part to incentives in the Chinese market. BNEF expects EV sales to top 1 million in 2017.
Elon Musk has tweeted that the new Tesla Roadster will have an optional performance upgrade that will make it even quicker than the base model. He also hinted something about flying cars and rockets. What is Musk up to now?
Honda, Volvo, and Lync & Co had announcements about plug-in hybrid models this week. The Honda Clarity PHEV will begin at $33,400. And Chevrolet may have a plug-in cute ute on the market within the next few years.
The board of directors at Volkswagen has agreed on a plan to invest $40 billion in electric cars, autonomous technology, and mobility systems by 2022. That is a big step forward for the company, but can they pull it off?
Scheduled for production in 2020, the second generation Tesla Roadster will be the quickest production car ever made. It will start at $200,000.
A new study finds that many car dealers are poorly equipped to sell electric cars. That will come as no surprise to our readers.
GM CEO Mary Barra told a conference this week that her company expects the price of battery cells for electric cars to drop to $100 per kWh from $145 per kWh within a few years. She says when that happens, electric cars will cost about 30% less to manufacture.
Norway exempts electric cars from the VAT tax paid at time of purchase but it needs permission from the EU to do so. Now, regulators in Brussels are indicating the time to end that incentive is fast approaching.
The Lamborghini Terzo Millennio Concept may be wild on the outside, but its what under its skin — or in it — is wilder still.
Automotive artists look ahead to a Tesla LMP1 All-electric Race Car Concept to challenge for LeMans glory by the year 2030.
Daihen Corporation has selected the DRIVE 11 wireless charging technology from WiTricity as the basis for its new initiative to build wireless charging systems for the automotive market.
Ford, Daimler, Volkswagen, and BMW have formed a partnership to build 400 fast charger locations throughout Europe. It will be called Ionity and will utilize the CCS charging standard.
Republicans in Congress want to repeal the federal tax credit for electric cars without replacing it with other incentives. What would that mean?
Didi Chuxing is the largest ride hailing service in the world and has every attention of expanding its grip on the market. It is partnering with NEVS and Taxify and plans to construct its own electric car charging network.
The CEO of Panasonic claims that the problems on the Model 3 battery pack production line will soon be resolved, leading to a fast ramp up of Model 3 car production.
Tesla has officially acknowledged that production of its Model 3 sedan will be delayed due to issues surrounding the manufacture of battery packs at the Gigafactory in Nevada.