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Karma Automotive announced its first all-electric vehicle and the new GS series name

Karma Automotive announced it will be introducing a new name for a family of vehicles in 2021 called the GS Series. The lineup will include updated electrification options, technological advancements and Karma's first-ever battery electric (BEV) luxury sedan. For a fully-refundable $100 deposit, interested individuals can reserve a place in line. The GS lineup will retain the same exotic design of the Revero to...

21 September 2020

Ford confirms the construction of the Rouge EV Center for the Ford F-150 EV production

Today, Ford has confirmed the construction of the Rouge Electric Vehicle Center where it will build the all-electric F-150 by mid-2022. The electric F-150, which is undergoing tens of thousands of hours of torture testing and targeting millions of simulated, laboratory, and real-world test miles, will be more powerful than any F-150 available today and deliver commercial and personal customers the lowest expected...

17 September 2020

BMW iX3 Premier Edition or BMW iX3 Premier Edition Pro pricing and launch date for the UK announced

BMW has announced the 2021 BMW iX3 on July 15th and now the pricing, availability and first specifications for the UK market are unveiled. Launching in summer 2021, UK customers will be able to choose between the BMW iX3 Premier Edition and BMW iX3 Premier Edition Pro. Each will be available in four exterior colors: Carbon Black, Mineral White, Phytonic Blue, and Sophisto Grey. Two exterior trim colours will be...

17 September 2020

LG Chem's battery business gets split off, indeed, and named LG Energy Solutions

We have already informed you that LG Chem plans on slitting off its battery business. The rumor has turned out to be true and today the company held that important board meeting during which the decision to do so was taken. LG Chem will establish a wholly-owned battery subsidiary dubbed LG Energy Solutions and shore up investments through a public listing in the future. The actual split off will take place on...

17 September 2020

Electrify America makes EV charging more affordable

Electrify America has introduced a new pricing structure offering kWh pricing, depending upon the state where the EV is charged. As a result, EV charging will become more affordable and charging expenditure - more transparent. Rates start at $0.31 per kilowatt hour. This will be introduced first in 23 states plus the District of Columbia. In the remaining states where the company operates, Electrify America will...

17 September 2020

LG Chem will split off its battery business to secure cash for its future projects

Various Korean media report that LG Chem plans on splitting off its battery business. A board meeting is expected to happen today to approve this move. As a result, LG Chem will form a new wholly-owned subsidiary for the EV battery business within the first half of 2021. LG Corp will own LG Chem, and LG Chem will wholly own the newly formed battery company. "For LG Chem to digest battery orders, it needs to increase...

17 September 2020

GM introduced a whole family of interchangeable drive units and motors for its future EVs

General Motors has introduced a whole family of five drive units and three motors for its future EVs which can be interchanged for maximum flexibility. Dubbed Ultium Drive the system is expected to offer industry-leading torque and power density across a wide spectrum of different vehicle types. The GM Ultium Drive family covers front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive propulsion combinations...

17 September 2020

BMW Brilliance Automotive doubles production capacity for high-voltage batteries in China

BMW's Brilliance Automotive joint venture in China doubles production capacity for high-voltage batteries in its Tiexi factory. It has been expanded with a new battery center that will immediately begin producing the new and more powerful batteries of the fifth-generation BMW eDrive technology used in the fully-electric BMW iX3. Production of the new fully-electric BMW iX3 will get underway at BBA Plant Dadong by...

16 September 2020

LG Chem has completed its first overseas anode factory

LG Chem has completed its first overseas anode factory. Located in Wuxi, China, it is called Leyou New Energy materials and is the result of LG Chem's JV with Huayou Cobalt - China's top cobalt producer. LG Chem invested 272 billion won in the first half of 2020 and the total investment was 324 billion won. The plant will supply anode materials to LG Chem's battery factory in Nanjing set 180 km from Wuxi. In total...

16 September 2020

Kia teases several of its future BEVs as part of its future EV strategy "Plan S"

As part of Kia's future EV product strategy event earlier today, Kia's President and CEO Ho Sung Song showed off a sketch of several of the brand's future battery-electric vehicles. It plans on launching a diverse range of dedicated BEVs and partner with EV charging companies worldwide to become one of the market leaders. Kia's "Plan S" strategy includes BEV portfolio expansion to 11 models by 2025. During the same...

16 September 2020

GMC Hummer EV will be unveiled on October 20th, GM teases its Crab Mode

At the end of July, GM said it will unveil the GMC Hummer EV this autumn. Today, the company specified the date - October 20th. It also teased the vehicle's Crab Mode - a four-wheel-steer system that allows it to move diagonally. Reservation books will be open on GMC.com after the event while mass production of the vehicle will begin in the autumn of 2021. The GMC Hummer EV will be based on the new GM BT1 electric...

15 September 2020

Lucid Motors introduced the Lucid Air all-electric luxury sedan

Lucid Motors has finally unveiled the Lucid Air all-electric luxury sedan, as promised. Based on the Lucid Electric Advanced Platform (LEAP) upon which all forthcoming Lucid vehicles will be built, it features Lucid's in-house developed compact and lightwaeight drivetrain. The Lucid Air will have a dual-motor AWD system with 1,080 hp output for quarter-mile times as low as 9.9 seconds on a consistent, repeatable...

11 September 2020

The 2021 Audi e-tron S and 2021 Audi e-tron S Sportback are launched in Europe

Announced a couple of months ago first in the UK, the 2021 Audi e-tron S and the 2021 Audi e-tron S Sportback are finally available in Europe. In Germany, the base price for the Audi e-tron S starts at EUR 91,435.29. For the e-tron S Sportback, it starts at EUR 93,628.58. These are performance-oriented all-electric vehicles propelled by three electric motors - two on the rear axle and one on the front. They are able...

11 September 2020

GM's future EVs will arrive with the industry's first wireless battery management system

General Motors announced that its future electric vehicles will arrive with the industry's first wireless battery management system (wBMS). The technology is developed in collaboration with Analog Devices, Inc. It is expected to drive GM's Ultium-powered EVs to market faster and its flexible basic structure can easily receive new features as software becomes available. With expanded OTA updates provided by GM's...

11 September 2020

GM will manufacture Nikola Badger

General Motors and Nikola have announced they made a strategic partnership. GM buys 11% from Nikola for $2 billion and receives the right to nominate one director. The company will engineer, validate, homologate and build the Nikola Badger for both the battery electric vehicle and fuel cell electric vehicle variants as part of the in-kind services. General Motors expects to receive in excess of $4 billion of...

11 September 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: 4
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: 54.66 kWh, Voltage: 400 V

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

2020 Jaguar I-Pace

2020 Jaguar I-Pace S EV400 AWD Automatic

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 184.3 in / 4682 mm
Width: 74.6 in / 1895 mm
Height: 61.3 in / 1557 mm
Curb weight: 4784.03 lb / 2170 kg
Electric motor #1: 147 kW, 348 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 147 kW, 348 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 90 kWh, Voltage: 388 V

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
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 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: 63.7 in / 1618 mm
Curb weight: 5224.96 lb / 2370 kg
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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2019 Peugeot e-208 GT
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