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Important news related to the electric vehicle industry.

The Mustang Mach-E pricing and details leak prior to November 17 unveil

A fast user from the Mach E Forum has managed to detect and make screenshots from the Ford website about the upcoming Mustang Mach-E. The page is now taken down but the screenshots remain to unveil some of the basic specifications of the model and its pricing. The car will have five trim levels: First Edition with est. MSRP starting at $59,900, AWD and 19" wheels, 270 miles range, 5.5 s of 0-60 mph acceleration GT...

15 November 2019

Lucid Motors production facility in Arizona is finally in construction stage

In September 2018, Lucid Motors received a $1 billion investment from the Saudi Arabia Public Investment Fund (PIF), which will allow it to fund the $240m cost of building the first phase of its factory in Arizona, US. However, this funding needed to be approved by the US government, which caused massive delays. It looks like the final approval has been received because Lucid Motors announced that the construction...

14 November 2019

Reservations for the all-electric Peugeot e-2008 SUV are open via the Peugeot UK website

Peugeot UK unveiled the all-electric Peugeot e-2008 SUV on June 19th. As of today, reservations for the model are active via Peugeot UK's website. The starting price of the e-2008 SUV GT Line is £32,000. The first deliveries are expected in 2020. Peugeot e-2008 packs a 50 kWh battery and a 100 kW (136 bhp) electric motor with a B mode and a D mode for re-gen. The estimated WLTP range is 310 km (193 miles). The...

14 November 2019

Volkswagen elaborates on the electric drive at the core of the ID.3 and other MEB vehicles

Today Volkswagen unveiled some more details about the electric drive at the core of the Volkswagen ID.3 and other MEB vehicles for Europe and America. The electric drive is a permanent-magnet brushless unit named "APP 310". Both the electric drive and the 1-speed gearbox are produced at the component plant in Kassel. The whole drive unit, together with the 1-speed gearbox, is compact enough to fit in a sports bag...

14 November 2019

The all-electric Mustang Mach-E SUV will be unveiled on November 17

Ford silently announced that the all-electric SUV Mustang Mach-E will be unveiled on November 17. This happened in a short press release about the speech of Ford's global director of electrification, Ted Cannis, at the Barclays 2019 Global Automotive Conference in New York on Thursday, which will be given on November 21. The speech will elaborate on the innovations in connected vehicle technology used by the Mustang...

14 November 2019

BYD will supply 157 electric buses to the Los Angeles Department of Transportation in CA, USA

Earlier this month, Volvo announced that it will supply 157 electric buses to the city of Gothenburg in Sweden. Today, BYD announced that it will supply 130 of its battery-electric K7M buses to the Los Angeles Department of Transportation in California, USA. This is the "largest single order of battery-electric buses to date in the United States." The buses will be built at BYD's Coach & Bus factory in Lancaster...

14 November 2019

Xpeng Motors receives a round of Series C funding of US$400 million, Xiaomi is a strategic investor

XPENG Motors - a Chinese EV manufacturer - has announced that it has received a Series C capital funding of US$400 million. The capital comes from "a group of strategic and institutional investors, bringing together an unparalleled combination of corporate and individual investors, as well as renowned private equity firms." An interesting fact here is the Xiaomi will join as a strategic investor. This company is...

14 November 2019

Volkswagen begins the construction of the Chattanooga plant extension for EV production

Volkswagen has started the construction of the Chattanooga plant extension that is meant to produce all-electric vehicles. The investment is about $800 million and will add about 1,000 jobs. The expansion includes a 564,000-square-foot addition to the body shop. At completion, Volkswagen will produce internal combustion engines and battery-electric vehicles on the same assembly line. A new 198,000-sq. ft. facility...

14 November 2019

Fisker teases the Fisker Ocean yet again, more details will be announced on November 27

Fisker teased again the Fisker Ocean announcing that more details about the vehicle will be unveiled on November 27th - this is when reservations for the vehicle will be open. The new teaser unveils the solar roof that "hat can give more than 1000 clean miles a year." As a comment, Mr Fisker said that they will show "a patent-pending 'California mode' closer to January 2020 reveal." The first deliveries of the...

13 November 2019

Tesla Gigafactory 4 will be built in the Berlin area

During the Tesla Shareholders Meeting in June this year, it was said that Tesla is searching for a location in Europe for a new Gigafactory - Gigafactory 4. Last night, during The Golden Steering Wheel (German: Das Goldene Lenkrad) awards ceremony, Elon Musk confirmed that the Tesla Gigafactory 4 will be built in the Berlin area and more specifically - the GVZ Berlin-Ost Freienbrink industrial park near the new...

13 November 2019

Lexus Electric will debut in China on November 22 at the Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition

The Lexus LF-30 Electrified is a luxury all-electric concept car that was showcased at the 46th Tokyo Motor Show. However, Toyota did not unveil any specifications about the model. It said that it will unveil its first battery-electric vehicle next month. True to its words, today, Toyota said that it will announce its first battery-electric Lexus at the Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition on November 22...

11 November 2019

Chevrolet Menlo with 410 km NEDC range will be showcased at Auto Guangzhou 2019 from Nov. 22

The Chevrolet Gala Night 2019 was held in China on November 8th. Instead of adopting the usual theatre-like style of presenting its new products, this time around the company has created a number of exhibition scenes in the SAIC-GM Chevrolet dealership store area, using the exhibition halls and maintenance workshops to create a display area that's closer to people. Guests entered the main conference venue, where the...

11 November 2019

2020 Tesla Model 3 SR+ dethrones the Hyundai Ioniq Electric as the most efficient electric car

Last week, EPA has updated its listing for electric vehicles that will be available in the US for the 2020 model year. The most noteworthy changes are three. First, the 2020 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus gets an efficiency increase. Without a major change in the specs, only through little tweaks during 2019, this variant of the Model 3 has managed to increase its combined MPGe by 8 points - from 133 to 141 MPGe...

10 November 2019

Pre-production of the Chinese VW ID.4 begins in the SAIC Volkswagen EV factory

Volkswagen has announced that the EV factory of the SAIC Volkswagen joint venture in China is completed. The facility has been built to produce vehicles based on VW's Modular Electric Drive Matrix (MEB) platform. Today, the factory started the pre-production of the first China-specific all-electric Volkswagen ID. model. Series production is scheduled for October 2020. This mysterious China-specific ID. model is said...

8 November 2019

Sila Nano receives a new round of investment, appoints a former Tesla battery executive as a VP

Sila Nanotechnologies has announced that Kurt Kelty, former Tesla director of battery technology, will serve as Sila Nano's vice president of automotive. Mr Kelty is an expert in battery materials and manufacturing and is known to have played a key role in building relationships between battery manufacturers such as Tesla and Panasonic. In addition, Bill Mulligan, former SunPower executive vice president of global...

7 November 2019

Brands

Brands of electric vehicles with specifications on our website.

Featured

Specifications of some of the most interesting and anticipated EVs.

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: 2, Seats: 4
Length: 150.4 in / 3821 mm
Width: 68.0 in / 1727 mm
Height: 55.7 in / 1414 mm
Curb weight: 3009.31 lb / 1365 kg
Electric motor: 135 kW, 270 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 32.6 kWh

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
Location: Rear
Location: Front

2020 Tesla Model Y

2020 Tesla Model Y Long Range AWD

Doors: 4, Seats: 5 / 7
Location: Rear
Location: Front

2020 Tesla Model Y

2020 Tesla Model Y Long Range RWD

Doors: 4, Seats: 5 / 7
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

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

2020 Renault Zoe

2020 Renault Zoe R110

Seats: 5
Electric motor: 80 kW @ 3395 - 10886 rpm, 225 Nm @ 500 - 3395 rpm, Location: Front
Battery: 52 kWh, Voltage: 400 V

2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC

2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4MATIC

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 187.4 in / 4761 mm
Width: 74.2 in / 1884 mm
Height: 63.9 in / 1623 mm
Curb weight: 5500.53 lb / 2495 kg
Location: Rear
Location: Front
Battery: 80 kWh, Voltage: 405 V

2020 Hyundai IONIQ Electric

2020 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 38.3 kWh

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 176.0 in / 4470 mm
Width: 71.7 in / 1820 mm
Height: 57.1 in / 1450 mm
Curb weight: 3366.46 lb / 1527 kg
Electric motor: 101 kW @ 2850 - 6000 rpm, 295 Nm @ 1000 - 2850 rpm, Location: Front
Battery: 38.3 kWh, Voltage: 319.4 V

2019 Peugeot e-208 GT

2019 Peugeot e-208 GT

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 159.6 in / 4055 mm
Height: 56.3 in / 1430 mm
Curb weight: 3306.93 lb / 1500 kg
Electric motor: 100 kW, 260 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 50 kWh

Latest additions

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

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 X

2020 Tesla Model X Long Range (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: 5630.61 lb / 2554 kg
Electric motor #1: 193 kW @ 6100 - 6800 rpm, 330 Nm, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 193 kW @ 6100 - 6800 rpm, 330 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 100 kWh, Voltage: 400 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 S

2020 Tesla Model S Long Range (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: 4883.24 lb / 2215 kg
Electric motor #1: 285 kW @ 6850 rpm, 440 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 Standard Range Plus RWD

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 184.8 in / 4694 mm
Width: 72.8 in / 1849 mm
Height: 56.8 in / 1443 mm
Curb weight: 3551.65 lb / 1611 kg
Electric motor: 211 kW, Location: Rear
Battery: 54 kWh, Voltage: 360 V

2020 Tesla Model 3

2020 Tesla Model 3 Long Range 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: 4071.94 lb / 1847 kg
Electric motor #1: 188 kW, Location: Rear
Electric motor #2: 147 kW, Location: Front
Battery: 79.5 kWh, Voltage: 360 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

2019 Volkswagen e-Golf

2019 Volkswagen e-Golf SEL Premium

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 168.1 in / 4270 mm
Width: 70.8 in / 1798 mm
Height: 58.3 in / 1482 mm
Curb weight: 3560.47 lb / 1615 kg
Electric motor: 100 kW @ 3300 - 12000 rpm, 290 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 35.8 kWh, Voltage: 323 V

2020 Volkswagen e-Golf

2020 Volkswagen e-Golf SE

Doors: 4, Seats: 5
Length: 168.1 in / 4270 mm
Width: 70.8 in / 1798 mm
Height: 58.3 in / 1482 mm
Curb weight: 3560.47 lb / 1615 kg
Electric motor: 100 kW @ 3300 - 12000 rpm, 290 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 35.8 kWh, Voltage: 323 V

2020 smart EQ fortwo cabrio

2020 smart EQ fortwo cabrio

Doors: 2, Seats: 2
Length: 106.1 in / 2695 mm
Width: 65.5 in / 1663 mm
Height: 61.2 in / 1555 mm
Curb weight: 2458.15 lb / 1115 kg
Electric motor: 60 kW, 160 Nm, Location: Rear
Battery: 17.6 kWh

2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé

2020 smart EQ fortwo coupé

Doors: 2, Seats: 2
Length: 106.1 in / 2695 mm
Width: 65.5 in / 1663 mm
Height: 61.2 in / 1555 mm
Curb weight: 2392.02 lb / 1085 kg
Electric motor: 60 kW, 160 Nm, Location: Rear
Battery: 17.6 kWh

2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV

2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV

Doors: 5, Seats: 5
Length: 164.0 in / 4166 mm
Width: 69.5 in / 1765 mm
Height: 62.8 in / 1594 mm
Curb weight: 3562.67 lb / 1616 kg
Electric motor: 150 kW, 360 Nm, Location: Front
Battery: 66 kWh, Voltage: 350 V

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