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Audi e-tron S models will be the first electric cars worldwide with three motors in mass production

Audi has presented the drive concept for e-tron S models. It employs a cooling system that makes it possible to achieve full boost power of 370 kW and 973 Nm of torque in reproducible form for eight seconds in each case. The normal power output and torque are 320 kW and 808 Nm. The acceleration to 100 km/h from standstill is 4.5 seconds. The top speed is limited to 210 km/h. The future Audi e-tron S models will be...

28 February 2020

The Geneva International Motor Show (GIMS) is cancelled

The 90th edition of the GIMS, which was supposed to welcome the media from next Monday and the general public from 5 to 15 March 2020, will now finally not take place. This is a decision of the Federal Council of 28 February 2020 that no events with more than 1,000 people are allowed to take place until 15 March 2020. The decision falls 3 days before the opening of the exhibition to the media. The organizers accept...

28 February 2020

Only 5 EV battery suppliers account for 78% of the global cobalt demand in 2019

Adamas Intelligence reports that in 2019, over 14,400 tonnes of cobalt were deployed globally in batteries of newly sold passenger BEVs, PHEVs, and HEVs. This is a 34% YoY increase. CATL has the largest portion of the pie - 21% LG Chem is second with 20%, Panasonic comes third with 17%. The fourth and fifth place are taken by BYD and Samsung SDI with 11% and 9%, respectively.

28 February 2020

Rivian and Samsung SDI are probably in talks for EV battery supply

Korea Herald reports that according to industry sources, Rivian is in talks with Samsung SDI for battery supply. This has been made as a conclusion after high-ranking officials of the two companies recently held a meeting that's supposed to conclude the deal. When asked to comment, an official at Samsung SDI said: "The company can’t reveal any details related to its customer." Three days ago, Lucid announced that it...

27 February 2020

BMW iNEXT moves on to the next level of testing in the deserts of South Africa

BMW iNEXT is right on track with its testing phase. At present, the vehicle traverses the Kalahari desert in South Africa and is subjected to plenty of challenges related to extreme heat, solar radiation and dust formation on dirt tracks. The manufacturer tests the functional safety, durability and reliability of the drive and suspension components, the car's bodywork, interior, driver assistance systems and...

27 February 2020

BMW teases the BMW Concept i4, will debut at the Geneva Motor Show

The BMW Group will unveil its first pure-electric Gran Coupe on 3 March 2020 at the Geneva Motor Show. "The BMW Concept i4 brings electrification to the core of the BMW brand," says Adrian van Hooydonk, Senior Vice President BMW Group Design. "The design is dynamic, clean and elegant. In short: a perfect BMW that happens to be zero emission." and tech as well. Earlier, BMW has confirmed that the upcoming BMW i4 will...

26 February 2020

Mercedes EQA winter testing photos, new compact PHEVs will debut in Geneva next month

The production version of the all-electric sibling of the GLA - the Mercedes-Benz EQA - will have its première before the end of the year. This is what Mercedes-Benz announced while sharing a bunch of photos of the EQA winter testing. Prototypes of the model are now traveling across Sweden to test the thermal management of the battery and the interior, charging in the cold, driving safety, traction and energy...

26 February 2020

Polestar Precept with sustainable materials and advanced HMI technology is unveiled

Polestar will showcase the Polestar Precept at the Geneva International Motor Show next month. This is a fully electric four-door grand tourer that employs sustainable materials and advanced HMI technology. This vehicle is Polestar's manifesto for its upcoming electrified vehicles while embodying Polestar's core brand values: purity, progressiveness, and performance. The Polestar Precept has a 3.1-meter wheelbase...

26 February 2020

LG Chem will supply batteries to Lucid Motors

The standard versions of Lucid Air will use LG Chem batteries. That was announced earlier by Lucid Motors. Under the agreement, the Korean giant will supply battery cells to Lucid up to 2023. "The agreement with LG Chem puts Lucid on the best possible path to production for the Lucid Air, ensuring the necessary energy density and cell availability to fulfill our promise of class-leading range to consumers," said CEO...

24 February 2020

Northvolt uses battery-making equipment from Lead China

South Korean media report that Northvolt uses battery-making equipment from Lead China. This has obviously worried South Korean manufacturers who feel the strong competition from their Chinese rivals. The exact sum of the Northvolt-Lead China deal has not been unveiled. However, a recent Northvolt-CIS deal was made for KRW 40 billion, meaning that the Northvolt-Lead China deal is at least for KRW 100 billion. Lead...

24 February 2020

GM updates Energy Assist in the myChevrolet mobile app

General Motors has announced several updates to the Energy Assist feature in the myChevrolet mobile app for Chevrolet Bolt EV owners. The app is now displaying dynamic data from charging networks EVgo and ChargePoint to indicate if a charging station is available. Аdditional charging providers will be added throughout 2020, including EV Connect. At eligible charging stations, owners can now link their EVgo account...

20 February 2020

Mercedes-Benz will showcase the VISION AVTR at the "Meet Mercedes" event in Geneva

Mercedes unveiled the VISION AVTR at CES 2020 at the beginning of January and today the company announced that the European debut of this futuristic concept is scheduled for the "Meet Mercedes" event which takes place on the day before the Geneva Motor Show, 2 March 2020, in the "HEAD - Genève“. The VISION AVTR is inspired by James Cameron's film Avatar and the result of unusual global cooperation between one of the...

20 February 2020

Yamaha Motor accepts orders for its high-performance electric motor prototype for EVs

Yamaha Motor is now accepting orders for its high-performance electric motor prototype for EVs. While being very compact, the motor is capable of up to 200 kW power output thanks to a high-efficiency segment conductor and advanced casting and processing technologies. Yamaha is able to customize the prototype so it fits individual customer needs and ensures shot time-span deliveries.

20 February 2020

Lotus Evija enters production stage

Lotus has announced that it readies the new manufacturing facility of the Evija all-electric hypercar for final prototype production. Series production and first customer deliveries of the all-electric two-seater will begin in the summer. Here Lotus will hand-build up to 130 examples of the Evija. The first year's production allocation is already designated to customers around the world. The production facility is...

20 February 2020

Renault will present the MORPHOZ EV concept, Twingo Z.E. and an all-electric Dacia

Renault has announced that it will have a 100% electrified stand during the press days of the Geneva Motor Show in March with a full range of 8 vehicles, including the world premiere of the New Twingo Z.E. It will also debut the MORPHOZ electric concept car which illustrates Renault's vision of tomorrow's mobility. "This vehicle offers a personalized adaptation to the needs, desires and uses of each person to expand...

20 February 2020

Brands

Brands of electric vehicles with specifications on our website.

Featured

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: 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
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
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
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

Latest additions

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

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

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 Tesla Cybertruck

2021 Tesla Cybertruck Dual 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

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