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SEAT teases once again the 2020 SEAT Mii Electric

On a number of occasions, SEAT has managed to provide enough details about the Mii Electric which is bound to be launched to the market this year. Today, the brand teased the vehicle once again with photos in a lengthy press release that did not unveil any new specifications. The model has two trims - the Mii Electric and the Mii Electric Plus. Each has a front-mounted electric motor with 61kW power output and 212Nm...

26 March 2020

LG Chem Poland receives a €480 million loan from the European Investment Bank

LG Chem Wroclaw Energy will receive a €480 million loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB). The money will be used for the construction and operation of highly automated and innovative manufacturing facilities for advanced lithium-ion cells and batteries for battery-powered electric vehicles (BEVs). The EIB financing will cover around a third of the total project costs, estimated at €1.5 billion. The remainder...

26 March 2020

Tesla may expand EV production in China amid US facilities shutdown

DigiTimes cites an unnamed report from China, according to which may expand EV production in China. After a certain turmoil with the authorities, Tesla suspended its production in the US because of the COVID-19 outbreak in the country. However, it might expand its capacity in Gigafactory Shanghai. Production in this factory has begun in Q4 of 2019. It was shut down on January 31 due to the novel coronavirus outbreak...

25 March 2020

Wuling, a Chinese GM brand, teased its first all-electric vehicle

Wuling, a GM brand in China, published the first official photos of the exterior of its first all-electric vehicle. It unveils an obvious inspiration - the K-Car that's widely popular in Japan. The two-door four-seat sedan is created especially for daily urban commuting. Its compact body with a short wheelbase is characterized by straight lines and square elements. Additional details about the vehicle, including its...

25 March 2020

Xpeng buys out Guangdong Foday Automobile in an attempt to get its own manufacturing license

Xpeng has fully acquired Guangdong Foday Automobile - a Foshan-based car manufacturer. This move is an attempt on behalf of Xpeng to gets its own license for manufacturing cars by having the Foday Automobile in its portfolio. Xpeng has been constructing a new factory in Zhaoqing where it is expected to launch and assemble its upcoming model P7. "The transaction is a critical step of our long term strategic plan," an...

25 March 2020

MG Motor gives around 100 MG ZS EVs to NHS agencies in the UK

MG Motor UK has announced that it will provide up to 100 electric MG ZS EVs to NHS agencies throughout the UK as they fight the COVID-19 in the country. The vehicles will be supplied by the company's dealers in the UK for six months free of charge. The first six cars have already been supplied to Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS Trust by MG dealer Chorley Group. Daniel Gregorious, Head of Sales & Marketing at MG...

25 March 2020

Audi reportedly will build an EV batteries assembly plant in Ingolstadt, Germany

South Korean news outlet The Guru reports that according to industry sources, Audi is prepping a battery assembly plant near its production facility in Ingolstadt, Bavaria, Germany. In February, Audi had to pause the production of the e-tron due to battery supply shortages. With its ambitious plan to invest 12 billion euros i in developing electric vehicle lineups, battery supply must be overcome as a bottleneck. By...

25 March 2020

LG Chem expands Poland plant productivity by 70%

According to the latest reports from South Korea, LG Chem has introduced a production process that can increase the production of EV batteries. The new process increases the capacity of the equipment for battery materials. Along with the wide-range and high-speed technologies used in the assembly process, it is expected to help significantly in enhancing battery productivity. According to industry reports from...

25 March 2020

South Korean mPLUS looking for clients in Europe for its EV battery tech

mPLUS is a South Korean producer of battery equipment and is mostly supplying notching and stacking equipment. South Korean media, The Elec At a shareholder's meeting the head of the company, Kim Jong-sung, said that mPLUS will target European companies and joint ventures for placing its production. The Volkswagen-Northvolt and Saft-Total projects are possible customers. mPLUS will begin launch its marketing...

25 March 2020

Nissan will launch an electric version of all of its models in Japan from H2 2020

According to a report from Nikkei Asia Review, Nissan will start offering an electric version of all of its new and redesigned models in Japan starting in the second half of 2020. The first model will be an SUV and an electric version of the Dayz minicar will follow in 2021. The hybrids will be more, including the Kicks SUV (Japan availability from this summer), the Note, the X-Trail (next year). Each will feature...

25 March 2020

Mercedes-Benz EQV tested in winter conditions

For several weeks, the development team of Mercedes-Benz has been testing the first purely battery-electric premium MPV from the brand. The tests have been held in Arjeplog, Sweden under severe climatic conditions - minus 30 degrees Celsius, icy roads, deep snow. This marks the end of one of the last milestones before the EQV market launch in the second half of 2020. A team of over 30 engineers, electronics experts...

25 March 2020

Polestar 2 is now in production in China

Polestar has officially announced that the production of the Polestar 2 has begun in Luqiao, China. This is just a month's delay from the previous plans to start in February 2020. The first units will be delivered to customers in the summer of 2020. The company has also shared some photos from the factory, which you may see at the end of the text. Initially, the company will sell the Polestar 2 Launch Edition and...

24 March 2020

The next generation of the BMW 7 series will have an all-electric version

BMW has unveiled that the next generation of the BMW 7 Series will be available in four variants - petrol, diesel, PHEV and for the first time - BEV. The latter will be equipped with a fifth-generation electric drivetrain. This move is part of BMW's plan to have 25 electrified models on the roads by 2023. More than half of those should be all-electric. BMW predicts that by 2021, demand for electrified vehicles will...

18 March 2020

Volkswagen is starting with the second phase of its TRANSFORM 2025+ strategy

Volkswagen has concluded the first phase and is now starting with the second phase of its TRANSFORM 2025+ strategy. This phase is about bringing electric vehicles for the masses on the roads. The ID.3, the first all-electric car based on the new MEB electric platform, is set to be delivered to customers starting this summer. The brand's first all-electric SUV, the ID.4, will follow afterward. By 2022, the brand will...

18 March 2020

LG Chem will supply between 10GWh and 13GWh of EV batteries to Tesla Gigafactory 3

Various Korean media report that LG Chem will supply between 10GWh and 13GWh of EV batteries to Tesla for its Gigafactory in China. This exceeds CATL's supply to Tesla in China. Last year LG Chem was approved as a Tesla battery supplier for cylindrical NCM811 batteries. This type of batteries has a ratio of nickel, cobalt, and manganese of 8:1:1. It is characterized by increasing the nickel content to improve energy...

16 March 2020

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Brands of electric vehicles with specifications on our website.

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Specifications of some of the most interesting and anticipated EVs.

2020 KIA e-Niro

2020 KIA e-Niro 4

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 172.2 in / 4375 mm
Width: 71.1 in / 1805 mm
Height: 61.4 in / 1560 mm
Curb weight: 3994.78 lb / 1812 kg
Electric motor: 150 kW @ 3800 - 8000 rpm, 395 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 64 kWh, Voltage: 356 V

2022 Tesla Cybertruck

2022 Tesla Cybertruck Tri Motor AWD

Doors: 4, Seats: 6
Length: 231.7 in / 5885 mm
Width: 79.8 in / 2027 mm
Height: 75.0 in / 1905 mm
Location: Rear
Location: Front

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E GT Performance Edition

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 186.0 in / 4724 mm
Width: 74.0 in / 1880 mm
Height: 63.0 in / 1600 mm
Location: Rear
Location: Front
Battery: 98.8 kWh

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E First Edition

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 186.0 in / 4724 mm
Width: 74.0 in / 1880 mm
Height: 63.0 in / 1600 mm
Battery: 98.8 kWh

2020 Tesla Model X

2020 Tesla Model X Performance (SR)

Doors: 4, Seats: 5 / 6 / 7
Length: 198.3 in / 5037 mm
Width: 78.7 in / 1999 mm
Height: 66.0 in / 1676 mm
Curb weight: 5740.84 lb / 2604 kg
Electric motor #1: 375 kW @ 6150 rpm, 660 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 193 kW @ 6100 - 6800 rpm, 330 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 100 kWh, Voltage: 350 V

2020 Tesla Model S

2020 Tesla Model S Performance (SR)

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 196.0 in / 4978 mm
Width: 77.3 in / 1963 mm
Height: 56.5 in / 1435 mm
Curb weight: 4940.56 lb / 2241 kg
Electric motor #1: 375 kW @ 5900 rpm, 650 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 193 kW @ 6100 rpm, 330 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 100 kWh, Voltage: 400 V

2020 Tesla Model 3

2020 Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 184.8 in / 4694 mm
Width: 72.8 in / 1849 mm
Height: 56.8 in / 1443 mm
Curb weight: 4100.6 lb / 1860 kg
Electric motor #1: 211 kW, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 147 kW, Location: Front
Battery: 79.5 kWh, Voltage: 360 V

2020 MINI Cooper SE

2020 MINI Cooper SE Level III

Doors: 3, Seats: 4
Length: 151.4 in / 3845 mm
Width: 68.0 in / 1727 mm
Height: 56.4 in / 1432 mm
Curb weight: 3009.31 lb / 1365 kg
Electric motor: 135 kW, 270 Nm @ 100 - 1000 rpm, Location: Front
Battery: 32.6 kWh, Voltage: 350.4 V

2020 Polestar 2

2020 Polestar 2 Performance Package

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 181.4 in / 4607 mm
Height: 58.2 in / 1478 mm
Location: Rear
Location: Front
Battery: 78 kWh

2019 NIO ES6

2019 NIO ES6 Performance 84 kWh

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 190.9 in / 4850 mm
Width: 77.4 in / 1965 mm
Height: 68.1 in / 1731 mm
Electric motor #1: 240 kW, 420 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 160 kW, 305 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 84 kWh

2020 Tesla Model Y

2020 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD

Doors: 4, Seats: 5 / 7
Length: 187.0 in / 4751 mm
Width: 75.6 in / 1921 mm
Height: 63.9 in / 1624 mm
Curb weight: 4415.86 lb / 2003 kg
Electric motor #1: 211 kW, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 147 kW, Location: Front

2020 Tesla Model Y

2020 Tesla Model Y Long Range AWD

Doors: 4, Seats: 5 / 7
Length: 187.0 in / 4751 mm
Width: 75.6 in / 1921 mm
Height: 63.9 in / 1624 mm
Curb weight: 4415.86 lb / 2003 kg
Electric motor #1: 211 kW, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 147 kW, Location: Front

2020 Tesla Model Y

2020 Tesla Model Y Long Range RWD

Doors: 4, Seats: 5 / 7
Length: 187.0 in / 4751 mm
Width: 75.6 in / 1921 mm
Height: 63.9 in / 1624 mm
Location: Rear

2020 Opel Corsa-e

2020 Opel Corsa-e First Edition

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 159.8 in / 4060 mm
Height: 56.5 in / 1435 mm
Curb weight: 3373.07 lb / 1530 kg
Electric motor: 100 kW, 260 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 50 kWh

2020 Volkswagen ID.3

2020 Volkswagen ID.3 Pro S

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 167.8 in / 4261 mm
Width: 71.2 in / 1809 mm
Height: 61.1 in / 1552 mm
Electric motor: 150 kW, 310 Nm, Location: Rear
Battery: 77 kWh, Voltage: 408 V

2020 Volkswagen ID.3 1st

2020 Volkswagen ID.3 1st Max

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 167.8 in / 4261 mm
Width: 71.2 in / 1809 mm
Height: 61.1 in / 1552 mm
Curb weight: 3637.63 lb / 1650 kg
Electric motor: 150 kW, 310 Nm, Location: Rear
Battery: 58 kWh

2020 Porsche Taycan

2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo S

Doors: 4, Seats: 4
Length: 195.4 in / 4963 mm
Height: 54.3 in / 1378 mm
Curb weight: 5059.61 lb / 2295 kg
Electric motor #1: 160 kW, 300 Nm, Location: Front
Electric motor #2: 300 kW, Location: Rear
Battery: 93.4 kWh, Voltage: 800 V

2020 Porsche Taycan

2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo

Doors: 4, Seats: 4
Length: 195.4 in / 4963 mm
Height: 54.4 in / 1381 mm
Curb weight: 5081.66 lb / 2305 kg
Electric motor #1: 160 kW, 300 Nm, Location: Front
Electric motor #2: 300 kW, Location: Rear
Battery: 93.4 kWh, Voltage: 800 V

2019 NIO ES6

2019 NIO ES6 Standard 84 kWh

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 190.9 in / 4850 mm
Width: 77.4 in / 1965 mm
Height: 69.2 in / 1758 mm
Electric motor #1: 160 kW, 305 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 160 kW, 305 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 84 kWh

2020 Renault Zoe

2020 Renault Zoe R135

Seats: 5
Electric motor: 100 kW @ 4200 - 11163 rpm, 245 Nm @ 1500 - 3600 rpm, Location: Front
Battery: 52 kWh, Voltage: 400 V

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Some of the latest electric car models added to the website.

2020 SEAT Mii electric

2020 SEAT Mii electric

Doors: 4, Seats: 4
Length: 140.0 in / 3556 mm
Width: 64.8 in / 1645 mm
Height: 58.3 in / 1481 mm
Curb weight: 2722.71 lb / 1235 kg
Electric motor: 61 kW @ 3000 - 12000 rpm, 212 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 36.8 kWh

2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge

2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 AWD

Electric motor #1: 150 kW, 330 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 150 kW, 330 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 78 kWh

2020 Renault Twingo Z.E.

2020 Renault Twingo Z.E. Zen

Doors: 5, Seats: 4
Length: 142.3 in / 3615 mm
Width: 64.8 in / 1646 mm
Height: 60.7 in / 1541 mm
Curb weight: 2597.05 lb / 1178 kg
Electric motor: 60 kW @ 3950 - 11450 rpm, 160 Nm @ 500 - 3590 rpm, Location: Front
Battery: 22 kWh, Voltage: 400 V

2020 Renault Twingo Z.E.

2020 Renault Twingo Z.E. Life

Doors: 5, Seats: 4
Length: 142.3 in / 3615 mm
Width: 64.8 in / 1646 mm
Height: 60.7 in / 1541 mm
Curb weight: 2451.54 lb / 1112 kg
Electric motor: 60 kW @ 3950 - 11450 rpm, 160 Nm @ 500 - 3590 rpm, Location: Front
Battery: 22 kWh, Voltage: 400 V

2020 Honda e

2020 Honda e Advance 17"

Doors: 4, Seats: 4
Length: 153.3 in / 3895 mm
Width: 68.9 in / 1750 mm
Height: 59.5 in / 1512 mm
Curb weight: 3399.53 lb / 1542 kg
Electric motor: 113 kW, 315 Nm, Location: Rear
Battery: 35.5 kWh

2020 Honda e

2020 Honda e Advance 16"

Doors: 4, Seats: 4
Length: 153.3 in / 3895 mm
Width: 68.9 in / 1750 mm
Height: 59.5 in / 1512 mm
Curb weight: 3366.46 lb / 1527 kg
Electric motor: 113 kW, 315 Nm, Location: Rear
Battery: 35.5 kWh

2020 Honda e

2020 Honda e

Doors: 4, Seats: 4
Length: 153.3 in / 3895 mm
Width: 68.9 in / 1750 mm
Height: 59.5 in / 1512 mm
Curb weight: 3337.8 lb / 1514 kg
Electric motor: 100 kW, 315 Nm, Location: Rear
Battery: 35.5 kWh

2020 KIA e-Niro

2020 KIA e-Niro 4

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 172.2 in / 4375 mm
Width: 71.1 in / 1805 mm
Height: 61.4 in / 1560 mm
Curb weight: 3994.78 lb / 1812 kg
Electric motor: 150 kW @ 3800 - 8000 rpm, 395 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 64 kWh, Voltage: 356 V

2020 Audi e-tron Sportback 55 quattro

2020 Audi e-tron Sportback 55 quattro

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 193.0 in / 4901 mm
Width: 76.2 in / 1935 mm
Height: 63.6 in / 1616 mm
Electric motor #1: 140 kW, 314 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 125 kW, 247 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 95 kWh, Voltage: 396 V

2020 Audi e-tron 55 quattro

2020 Audi e-tron 55 quattro

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 193.0 in / 4901 mm
Width: 76.2 in / 1935 mm
Height: 64.1 in / 1629 mm
Curb weight: 5489.51 lb / 2490 kg
Electric motor #1: 140 kW, 314 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 125 kW, 247 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 95 kWh, Voltage: 396 V

2020 Audi e-tron Sportback 50 quattro

2020 Audi e-tron Sportback 50 quattro

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 193.0 in / 4901 mm
Width: 76.2 in / 1935 mm
Height: 63.6 in / 1616 mm
Electric motor #1: 130 kW, 310 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 100 kW, 230 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 71 kWh, Voltage: 396 V

2020 Audi e-tron 50 quattro

2020 Audi e-tron 50 quattro

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 193.0 in / 4901 mm
Width: 76.2 in / 1935 mm
Height: 64.1 in / 1629 mm
Electric motor #1: 130 kW, 310 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 100 kW, 230 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 71 kWh, Voltage: 396 V

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2020 KIA e-Niro 4
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2019 Jaguar I-Pace
2020 Tesla Model S Performance (SR)
2020 Renault Zoe R135
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2019 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range RWD
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2020 Honda e Advance 16"
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2019 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus RWD
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