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Hyundai Motor Group to establish first dedicated EV plant and battery manufacturing facility in the U.S.

Hyundai Motor Group has just announced it has entered into an agreement with the State of Georgia to build its first dedicated full electric vehicle and battery manufacturing...

20 May 2022

Polestar reports strong start to 2022 with record sales in the first four months

Polestar has announced record sales for the first four months of 2022 as well as excellent global order intake fuelled by continued expansion into new and existing markets. In the...

20 May 2022

The fully electric Genesis GV60 arrives in the United States

Today, Genesis Motor America announced the start of sales of its highly-anticipated first electric vehicle, GV60. The Genesis GV60 enters the US market as a bold first step in the...

17 May 2022

Volkswagen will launch an all-electric pick-up and rugged SUV in the United States

Volkswagen Group will launch an all-electric pick-up and rugged SUV in the United States. The decision of the Board of Management was confirmed today by the Supervisory Board of...

16 May 2022

Lordstown Motors and Foxconn close asset purchase agreement and enter into JV agreement for MIH based EV development

Lordstown Motors announced that it has closed the sale of its Lordstown facility and signed a contract manufacturing agreement and joint venture agreement for product development...

12 May 2022

Fisker and Foxconn confirm Fisker PEAR production in Ohio

Fisker confirmed that it will produce its second vehicle, the Fisker PEAR, at a factory Foxconn (Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. Ltd.) acquired in Ohio. The Fisker PEAR will enter...

12 May 2022

Lucid Motors announces launch plans for Europe; pricing and specs for Lucid Air Dream Edition Models

Lucid Group announced its initial launch plans for the European market. This includes the forthcoming availability of both versions of Lucid Air Dream Edition with the most...

11 May 2022

First pre-production Cadillac LYRIQ rolls off the assembly line in China

Cadillac reached another electric vehicle milestone today in China with the start of pre-production of the LYRIQ at SAIC-GM's Cadillac plant in Shanghai. The first all-electric...

7 May 2022

Volkswagen Group and SEAT S.A. to mobilize 10 billion euros to electrify Spain

The Volkswagen Group and SEAT S.A. will mobilize 10 billion euros, together with their partners in the Future: Fast Forward project, in the event of a positive resolution of the...

7 May 2022

Porsche acquires a stake in an innovative producer of battery materials

Porsche is acquiring shares in the US company Group14 Technologies, a producer of advanced silicon-carbon technology for lithium-ion batteries. As a lead investor, Porsche is...

5 May 2022

Ford EV sales increased by 139% YoY thanks to the Mustang Mach-E and E-Transit

In its April 2022 sales report, Ford noted that its EV sales have increased by 139% YoY thanks to the Mustang Mach-E and the E-Transit. E-Transit sales increased 62.3 percent over...

5 May 2022

Project Ronin - an all-electric GT sports car by Fisker

Fisker Inc. has announced Project Ronin, the company's third vehicle after its Fisker Ocean SUV and Fisker PEAR. Project Ronin, an all-electric sport Grand Tourer, will feature...

5 May 2022

2023 Polestar 2 design updates, range improvements, and pricing unveiled

Polestar today announced design updates, range estimates, and pricing for the 2023 Polestar 2 all-electric fastback. Pricing for the updated Polestar 2 Long-range Single motor...

5 May 2022

Volvo Cars introduces refreshed models and a new single-motor Volvo C40 Recharge variant

Volvo Cars is introducing a range of updates to its entire car line-up, the most prominent of which is an exterior refresh of its fully electric XC40 Recharge. The company also...

4 May 2022

BMW iFactory - master plan for the production of the future

It’s the master plan for the automotive production of tomorrow: The BMW iFACTORY production strategy defines the future orientation of plants and production technologies at the...

3 May 2022

Online reservations for the Lexus RZ 450e in Germany are open

The Lexus RZ 450e is expected to roll on German roads in the beginning of next year. However, interested parties can already secure one of the first production sites and reserve...

3 May 2022

Vauxhall updates the Movano-e with a new 75kWh battery

Vauxhall has updated the Movano-e to offer customers a larger 75kWh battery, which replaces the 70kWh option previously available. The new battery brings with it an improvement in...

3 May 2022

Ford F-150 Lightning delivers more horsepower, payload capacity, and more range

Ford announced that F-150 Lightning customers will benefit from more power and capability than they expected from their trucks. F-150 Lightning, the only full-size electric pickup...

3 May 2022

Volkswagen and bp launch the 150 kW Flexpole DC chargers in Europe

Volkswagen and bp have launched their strategic partnership that will boost the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) across Europe, unveiling the first charger in Dusseldorf...

29 April 2022

XPeng will show its X2 flying car and launch the XPeng P5 in Sweden at the eCar Expo Stockholm

XPENG will be attending eCar Expo in Stockholm from April 29 to May 1, 2022. During the exhibition, the Company's 5th generation flying car, XPENG X2, will be revealed to the...

28 April 2022

Polestar 2 receives sustainability, tech and design updates

Polestar 2 is being updated with new solutions connected to climate impact and transparency, along with design detail and specification updates that allow for new visual...

28 April 2022

GM's Ultium Platform's energy recovery system increases range

GM announced a feature standard in its Ultium-based EVs that captures and repurposes waste energy from the battery. Through the Ultium Platform's energy recovery system, this...

26 April 2022

2023 Subaru Solterra US pricing and EPA rating are announced, starts at $44,995 for the Premium trim

Subaru of America announced pricing on its first-ever all-electric SUV, the 2023 Subaru Solterra. The highly anticipated Solterra is packed with new in-vehicle technology while...

26 April 2022

The Lincoln Star concept all-electric SUV is unveiled

The Lincoln Star concept is a fully electric SUV that previews what's to come from the brand in the near future. Lincoln targets an all-electric production with plans to launch...

21 April 2022

Tesla Q1 2022 update on production, deliveries, profit

The first quarter of 2022 was another record quarter for Tesla by several measures such as revenues, vehicle deliveries, operating profit, and an operating margin of over 19%. In...

21 April 2022

2023 Audi e-tron, e-tron Sportback, and e-tron GT US pricing and trims

Audi's first fully electric SUV returns for the 2023 model year with new trim enhancements. The previously optional black headliner has now been made standard for the 2023 e-tron...

21 April 2022

The first all-electric BMW 7 series model goes official, meet the BMW i7 xDrive60 with an est. range of 300 mi

BMW is leading the luxury segment into a new era that will be shaped by innovations in the fields of sustainability and digitalization. With the new BMW 7 Series, the world’s most...

20 April 2022

The 2023 Lexus RZ 450e goes official

Lexus has unveiled the all-new 2023 Lexus RZ 450e, the luxury brand's first global Battery EV (BEV). As Lexus' first global BEV model, the all-new RZ marks Lexus' transition into...

20 April 2022

Schaeffler strengthens sustainable supply chain for electric motors

Global automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler has signed a five-year contract with Norwegian company REEtec AS for the purchase of rare earth oxides. The aim is to make...

20 April 2022

LG Magna E-Powertrain celebrates groundbreaking of new facility in Mexico

LG Magna e-Powertrain, a joint venture between LG Electronics and Magna International Inc., celebrated the groundbreaking of its new plant in Ramos Arizpe, Mexico. Scheduled for...

20 April 2022

The Audi urbansphere concept - space travel in the heart of the megacity

Systematically designed from the inside out, Audi has unveiled plans for the Audi urbansphere concept car. Designers and engineers initially created the Audi urbansphere for use...

19 April 2022

The Mercedes-Benz EQS SUV: Redefined SUV luxury

With the luxury saloon EQS and the sporty executive saloon EQE, Mercedes-Benz has entered a new, all-electric era in the upper market segments as well. The EQS SUV, the third...

19 April 2022

Volvo Cars Tech Fund invests in battery technology pioneers StoreDot

Volvo Cars has made an investment in StoreDot, an Israeli company developing extreme-fast charging battery technology for electric cars, through the Volvo Cars Tech Fund, its...

18 April 2022

The Lexus RZ 450E will be announced on April 20

Lexus will reveal the all-new RZ, showcasing the brand’s challenge for a carbon-neutral society at a digital, online premiere. The premiere will feature the joy of driving only...

18 April 2022

Mercedes-Benz VISION EQXX travels over 1000 km on a single battery charge

The VISION EQXX from Mercedes-Benz has now taken to the roads of Europe and has demonstrated its outstanding range and efficiency. Traveling from Sindelfingen across the Swiss...

14 April 2022

The Genesis X Speedium Coupe Concept EV debuted in New York

Today, Genesis premiered the Genesis X Speedium Coupe at Genesis House New York, a cultural space in Manhattan's Meatpacking District. The concept car incorporates Genesis' DNA...

14 April 2022

Audi e-tron GT wins at the 2022 World Car Awards

The Audi e-tron GT quattro is a big winner at this year's World Car Awards, which have been presented for the 18th time in New York. Nominated in the categories World Electric...

13 April 2022

Chrysler Airflow Graphite Concept debuts at the 2022 New York International Auto Show

The Chrysler Airflow Concept originally debuted at the 2022 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, but with the new Graphite, Chrysler offers a reimagined look at the...

13 April 2022

The Lexus RZ 450E is teased again

Get ready for the amazing, all-electric Lexus vehicles coming your way. In late 2021, Lexus revealed the first look at a futuristic new model, the Lexus RZ. To that end, Lexus...

13 April 2022

All-electric IONIQ 5 honored by World Car Awards at New York International Auto Show in all three categories in which it was nominated

The highly acclaimed Hyundai IONIQ 5 won big at the prestigious 2022 World Car Awards today, with the all-electric crossover named overall World Car of the Year, World Electric...

13 April 2022

2023 Kia Niro EV, Niro PHEV, and Niro HEV go official

Today, the all-new Kia Niro CUV made its North American debut at the New York International Auto Show. The next-generation Niro has been designed from the ground up to meet and...

13 April 2022

2023 Nissan Leaf debuts with revised exterior and streamlined model lineup

For more than a decade, Nissan LEAF has represented the company's commitment to bringing all-electric mobility to the masses. Nissan continues that focus with the 2023 LEAF, with...

13 April 2022

Honda is planning to launch 30 EV models globally by 2030

Honda held a press briefing on its initiatives in the automobile electrification business. As the world's largest power unit manufacturer with annual sales of approximately 30...

13 April 2022

GM and Glencore enter multi-year cobalt supply agreement

Glencore and General Motors announced today a multi-year sourcing agreement in which Glencore will supply GM with cobalt from its Murrin Murrin operation in Australia. Cobalt is...

13 April 2022

The all-electric Toyota bZ4X SUV launches in North America

The all-electric Toyota bZ4X SUV not only looks to further Toyota's commitment to a carbon neutral future, but it does so in style. Ready to make a fresh mark on the Battery...

12 April 2022

Nissan unveils prototype production facility for all-solid-state batteries

Nissan today unveiled its prototype production facility for laminated all-solid-state battery cells, which the company aims to bring to market in 2028. This prototype facility...

8 April 2022

Smart #1 made by Mercedes and Geely debuted in Berlin

The biggest smart yet, Smart #1, has, actually, no relation to the previous smart fortwo and smart forfour EVs. Built as a joined initiative between Mercedes-Benz (design) and...

8 April 2022

CATL's German plant receives approval for battery cell production

CATL's first plant outside of China received the 2nd partial approval for the commissioning of a new plant for battery cell production from the state of Thuringia, Germany...

6 April 2022

GM and Honda will codevelop affordable EVs targeting the world's most popular vehicle segments

General Motors and Honda today announced plans to expand the two companies' relationship to a new chapter by codeveloping a series of affordable electric vehicles based on a new...

5 April 2022

The all-new 2023 Kia Niro will be unveiled at the New York International Auto Show next week

Kia America returns to the New York International Auto Show next week with the North American debut of the all-new 2023 Niro. As a key component to Plan S, the brand's ambitious...

5 April 2022

Kia EV6 and electrified Niro models gain significant market share in the USA during Q1

Kia America today announced March sales of 59,524 units, capping the brand's second-highest total through the first three months of the year. With 3,156 all-electric Kia EV6...

1 April 2022

Evonik and VESTARO consortium partners develop new generation of electric vehicle battery packs

Evonik as part of the VESTARO GmbH consortium of companies working to produce lighter and more cost-effective solutions for battery electric vehicles (BEV), has developed a new...

1 April 2022

The Toyota bZ4X is ready for European sales launch

The Toyota bZ4X electric SUV is ready for its market introduction across Europe. Built on a dedicated new platform for battery electric vehicles, using the eTNGA philosophy, it is...

1 April 2022

Magna's battery enclosures business is growing, expands in Ontario

With the increasing shift toward vehicle electrification, Magna is leveraging its market-leading body and chassis expertise to provide innovative battery enclosures. The company...

1 April 2022

Upcoming all-new Aiways U6 SUV-Coupe completes intensive last engineering test

Shanghai-based personal mobility provider, Aiways, has completed three months of grueling winter testing on its next model, the U6 SUV-Coupé. The comprehensive engineering...

1 April 2022

The BMW i3 is resurrected in China with the BMW i3 eDrive35L

The BMW Group continues to broaden its portfolio of electrically powered vehicles. Its latest addition is the fully electric BMW 3 Series, which will enter the Chinese market in...

1 April 2022

2023 Lotus Eletre all-electric Hyper-SUV is now on sale

The 2023 Lotus Eletre all-electric Hyper-SUV is now on sale. With the world premiere of this car, the ongoing transformation of Lotus – from a UK sports car company to a truly...

1 April 2022

Volkswagen unveils $7.1 billion commitment to boost product line-up, R&D, manufacturing in North America

Volkswagen has announced its commitment of $7.1 billion over the next five years in the North American region (NAR1) to boost its product portfolio, regional R&D and manufacturing...

24 March 2022

Ford F-150 Lightning tows 10,000 lbs up Colorado's I-70 on the coldest February day in Boulder in 123 years

Whether hauling snowmobiles to the cabin in the dead of winter or the pontoon to the lake in the dogdays of summer, the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is tested to have customers...

24 March 2022

LG Energy Solution is investing $1.7 billion and creating 1,200 jobs at its current location in Holland

LG Energy Solution will invest USD 1.7 billion in expanding its Holland, Michigan site. This will quintuple the plant’s capacity to help produce battery components into the future...

24 March 2022

Stellantis and LG Energy Solution will invest over CAD 5 billion in an EV battery plant in Canada

Stellantis N.V. and LG Energy Solution (LGES) today announced they have executed binding, definitive agreements to establish the first large-scale, domestic, electric-vehicle...

24 March 2022

Mercedes-Benz becomes a shareholder in ACC

Mercedes-Benz, Stellantis, and TotalEnergies/Saft signed a deal to become equal partners in Automotive Cells Company (ACC), completing a transaction announced in September 2021...

24 March 2022

Volkswagen rolls out a new software generation 3.0 with additional innovative boost for the ID. family

A new level of driving: with software generation 3.0, Volkswagen is adding a multitude of new functions to the all-electric ID. models, enhancing user experience and optimising...

24 March 2022

Volkswagen Group and SEAT reveal electrification plan for Spain

Electrifying Spain by creating a European Electric Vehicle Hub, building up a battery cell production and full, sustainable E-ecosystem: These are the goals of Volkswagen Group...

24 March 2022

Stellantis Affirms Commitment to Italy with Automotive Cells Company’s (ACC) Planned Battery Plant Investment

Together with its partners, Stellantis supports Automotive Cells Company’s (ACC) growth plans as it intends to transform Stellantis’ existing Termoli plant in Italy to a new...

23 March 2022

The new fully-electric MINI 3-door tested on snow and ice

The new MINI family is doing its warm-up laps - and that works best on ice and snow in the bitter cold of the Arctic Circle. The new MINI is currently undergoing its driving...

23 March 2022

Ford confirms F-150 Lightning's final EPA-estimated range for all models ahead of customer deliveries in spring

In Ford's efforts to continuously improve over time, some F-150 Lightning customers will benefit from an increase in range ahead of launch this spring. The all-new, all-electric...

22 March 2022

The Maserati Grecale Folgore EV goes official

The new Maserati Grecale SUV is "The Everyday Exceptional". Grecale strikes the right balance between versatility, elegance, performance and innovation, guaranteeing performance...

22 March 2022

The BMW iX1 appears on BMW's website with basic info and an image teaser

After the BMW i7 which is due to be announced this April, the BMW iX1 has appeared on BMW's website. The new all-electricBMW iX1 combines the innovation of BMW i with the...

22 March 2022

Volvo Cars expects reduced production due to temporary worsened semiconductor situation

Volvo Cars is experiencing a temporary worsened production situation, expected to last throughout the second quarter due to lack of a specific type of semi-conductor. Over the...

22 March 2022

The GMC HUMMER EV Pickup launches with Bose EV Sound Enhancement (EVSE) technology

With the launch of the 2022 GMC HUMMER EV Pickup, Bose is introducing its first-ever application of Electric Vehicle Sound Enhancement (EVSE) technology, bringing unprecedented...

22 March 2022

The 2023 Cadillac LYRIQ launches at Spring Hill, Tennessee Assembly Plant

Today, General Motors marks another major milestone in its commitment to an all-electric future as Cadillac formally celebrates the beginning of retail production of the 2023...

22 March 2022

Mercedes-Benz opened an EV battery plant in the USA - Bibb County, AL

Mercedes-Benz opens a new battery plant in Bibb County, Alabama, a few months ahead of the start of production of all-electric Mercedes-EQ vehicles in the United States. The...

15 March 2022

Northvolt will build a 60GWh EV battery factory in Heide, Germany

Swedish green battery maker Northvolt has selected the northern German city of Heide in the regional state of Schleswig-Holstein for a new 60GWh plant. "Northvolt Drei" will be...

15 March 2022

Mercedes-Benz EQE 350+ and the Mercedes‑AMG EQE 43 4MATIC are launched

The Mercedes-Benz EQE 350+ and the Mercedes‑AMG EQE 43 4MATIC are now available to order. Prices start at 70,626.50 and 103,827.50 euros, respectively. The EQE 350+ already...

15 March 2022

Ford accelerates its all-electric future in Europe, will launch four cars and three vans in the next couple of years

Following the announcement of the formation of the Ford Volkswagen Alliance for expanding cooperation on the MEB platform for EVs, Ford has also announced its bold plan for the...

14 March 2022

Volkswagen and Ford expand collaboration on MEB electric platform

Ford Motor Company and the Volkswagen Group are expanding their e-mobility partnership. Ford plans to produce another electric model for the European market based on the MEB...

14 March 2022

SK On and Ford Motor have signed a MoU for establishing a JV for battery production in Turkey.

SK On and Ford Motor have signed a MoU for establishing a JV for battery production in Turkey working together with Koç Holding. Founded in 1926, Turkey's Koç Holding is the only...

14 March 2022

The Volkswagen ID. Buzz and ID. Buzz Cargo are unveiled with 77 kWh battery, 150 kW motors, RWD

Volkswagen has just unveiled the ID> Buzz and the ID. Buzz Cargo which arrive with the latest ID. software and sets new standards in its segment with the latest systems and...

9 March 2022

GM previews the all-electric Chevrolet Blazer SS, will be available in a year's time

Chevrolet provided a glimpse of the all-electric Chevrolet Blazer SS, which will be the first Chevy EV to feature a performance SS model. The all-electric Blazer SS will make its...

9 March 2022

Gogoro unveiled the world's first swappable solid-state battery prototype for EVs

Gogoro announced the world's first solid-state lithium ceramic battery prototype for two-wheel battery swapping. Jointly developed by Gogoro and ProLogium Technology, a global...

8 March 2022

GM and POSCO Chemical will build a plant for cathode active material in Canada for GM's Ultium batteries

General Motors and POSCO Chemical announced that they are working with the governments of Canada and Quebec to build a new facility in Bécancour, Quebec, estimated at $400 million...

7 March 2022

Volkswagen's Trinity Plant in Wolfsburg-Warmenau gets a green light

Volkswagen has reached another milestone in its transformation journey: A new manufacturing facility for the Trinity electric model is to be built close to the main plant in...

7 March 2022

XPENG launches its new official website and mobile app for global markets

XPENG launched its upgraded global website and mobile app, complete with new functionalities, an interactive customer interface, and interconnective European market webpages, as...

7 March 2022

The Volkswagen ID. BUZZ will be presented on March 9th, at 7 PM

The official world premiere of the all-electric Volkswagen ID. Buzz is set to take place at 7 p.m on Wednesday, 9 March. It will be launched on the market in two versions – as a...

7 March 2022

LG Energy Solution obtains license from CAMX Power for its GEMX advanced cathode material platform for Li-Ion batteries

LG Energy Solution and CAMX Power announce that LGES has obtained a license under the intellectual property of CAMX relating to the GEMX platform of nickel-based high-energy...

7 March 2022

Britishvolt and Aston Martin partner to develop high-performance battery technology

Britishvolt and Aston Martin partner to develop high-performance battery technology. The collaboration, formalized in a Memorandum of Understanding, further supports the...

7 March 2022

Volvo XC40 Recharge and C40 Recharge updated, C40 Recharge gets a single-motor FWD version

Volvo Cars is introducing a range of updates to its entire car line-up, the most prominent of which is an exterior refresh of its fully electric Volvo XC40 Recharge. The company...

4 March 2022

2022 Audi Q4 e-tron and Q4 Sportback e-tron get higher charging capacity, expanded online features

The Aud Q4 e-tron and Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron models are receiving an array of new features - faster charge times for large-battery models as well as an expanded offering via...

4 March 2022

Sony and Honda sign MoU for building BEVs

Sony and Honda today announced that they have agreed to deepen discussion and exploration of forming a strategic alliance that aims to create a new era of mobility and mobility...

4 March 2022

NHK reports that Panasonic plans to build a 4680 battery plant in the USA

NHK reports that Panasonic plans to build a plant in the USA to build 4680 batteries for Tesla. According to the media's sources, the Japanese company ponders on buying land in...

4 March 2022

2022 Ford F-150 Lightning electric truck is all-season ready

This winter, Ford engineers spent two weeks in the heart of Alaska in minus 30-degree temperatures to continue fine-tuning the F-150 Lightning pickup’s performance on low-traction...

3 March 2022

Kia will launch at least two BEVs per year from 2023 on starting with the Kia EV9 SUV

Kia has built on its strategic commitment to become a leader in sustainable mobility with the roadmap to 2030 at the company's 2022 CEO Investor Day virtual event. The roadmap...

3 March 2022

Ford Model e is Ford's dedicated business for battery electric vehicles (BEVs)

Last May, Ford President and CEO Jim Farley introduced the Ford+ plan, calling it the company’s biggest opportunity for growth and value creation since Henry Ford scaled...

2 March 2022

Polestar O₂ concept envisions new age for electric roadsters

Polestar has revealed a new concept car that redefines sports roadsters for the electric age. Named Polestar O₂, the hard-top convertible is Polestar’s vision of open-top...

2 March 2022

Hyundai accelerates electrification, targets 1.87 million BEVs sold annually by 2030

Hyundai Motor Company today unveiled a strategic roadmap to accelerate its electrification ambition as it pursues sustainable progress for the company. President and CEO Jaehoon...

2 March 2022

Stellantis teases its first Jeep electric SUV and new Ram 1500 BEV pickup truck

During its Dare Forward 2030 presentation, Stellantis teased two of its upcoming BEVs. The first is the all-electric Jeep SUV. It will launch in early 2023. Moreover, Jeep will...

2 March 2022

With its Dare Forward 2030 strategic plan, Stellantis will reach carbon net-zero emissions by 2038

Stellantis has unveiled its Dare Forward 2030 - a strategic plan for the next decade that will help the brand reach carbon net-zero emissions by 2038, with a 50% reduction by...

2 March 2022

Lucid selects Saudi Arabia as the home for its first international factory

Three years ago, we reported that Lucid Motors is pondering on building a factory in Saudi Arabia. After overcoming many financial ordeals, today Lucid announced its long-term...

28 February 2022

GenZ EV Solutions enters the USA EV battery-buffered, ultra-fast charger market

GenZ EV Solutions announced that it has entered the USA market with a cutting-edge, battery-buffered, ultra-fast EV charger and a suite of premium services for businesses...

28 February 2022

Panasonic will commence production of 4680 battery cells for Tesla by March 2024

Panasonic today announced that its Energy Company will establish a production facility at its Wakayama Factory in western Japan to manufacture the 4680 lithium-ion battery cells...

28 February 2022

Fisker Ocean makes its European debut at the MWC 2022

All-electric Fisker Ocean SUV makes its debut at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. For the US and select European and Scandinavian countries, deliveries of the Fisker Ocean will...

28 February 2022

2023 Toyota bZ4X customers will have access to EVgo fast chargers

When the 2023 Toyota bZ4X battery-electric SUV arrives at dealers later this year, it will come with more than just stylish looks and emissions-free utility. The all-new EV will...

25 February 2022

2022 Nissan LEAF receives a cosmetic update and will be launched in Europe in April

The 2022 Nissan LEAF lands in Europe this April with a refreshed look, new 16- and 17-inch alloy wheels, new color choices, and updated exterior detailing, aligning with Nissan's...

24 February 2022

Faraday Future unveiled first production-intent FF 91 EV manufactured at its Hanford, CA plant

Faraday Future unveiled the first production-intent FF 91 ultra-luxury EV. This marks the company's manufacturing Milestone #4, pre-production builds for final engineering...

24 February 2022

Kia and Electrify America announce 1000 kWh complimentary charging for EV6 owners

Kia America and Electrify America have announced a partnership to provide Kia EV6 buyers with 1,000 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of complimentary EV charging/energy at any Electrify...

22 February 2022

The first fully-electric BMW xDrive system can now be experienced on the road in the BMW iX and the BMW i4 M50

The first fully-electric BMW xDrive system is faster, more precise, and more efficient, and can now be experienced on the road. It makes its debut in the BMW iX and the BMW i4...

22 February 2022

Ford chooses Barton Malow as a general contractor for BlueOval SK Battery Park in Kentucky

Consisting of twin battery plants that will power a new lineup of Ford and Lincoln EVs, Ford's BlueOval SK Battery Park will be built in Glendale, Kentucky. The contractors for...

22 February 2022

Orders for the Volkswagen e-up! are now resumed

The success story of the Volkswagen e-up! can resume. The all-electric small car can now be ordered once again. For many customers, Volkswagen's successful model served as their...

18 February 2022

The New Fiat 500 won its 24th Award: elected "Electric Vehicle of 2022" in the Netherlands

At the Dutch competition, dedicated to company cars, the New Fiat 500 was named "Electric Car of 2022" in the midsize car category. In total, 36 brands and 67 models participated...

18 February 2022

Polestar 2 deliveries in Australia commence in March

Polestar has officially commenced sales in Australia, with deliveries of the Polestar 2 set to begin in March with pre-configured vehicles. This follows Polestar's test-drive...

18 February 2022

Nissan to build two all-new EV models at its Mississippi assembly plant

Nissan today shared details on how its Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant will become a center for U.S. EV production. The company is transforming Nissan Canton with the latest in EV...

18 February 2022

Chevrolet Silverado EV makes commercial debut at big game

The first-ever Chevy Silverado EV made its commercial debut during the big game in "New Generation," a modernized version of the opening sequence from the classic show "The...

17 February 2022

The MG MG5 Electric goes on sale in Europe in March

The world’s first all-electric station wagon - the MG MG5 Electric - will arrive at the European MG Brand Stores this March. The fully equipped, practical, and accessible family...

17 February 2022

Mercedes-Benz EQA will come off the production line with Continental EcoContact 6 tires

Mercedes-Benz has opted for premium products from Continental to equip its new full-electric SUV in the EQ family. The Mercedes-Benz EQA will come off the line on EcoContact 6...

17 February 2022

Audi builds a new EV plant in Changchun, China; production will commence in 2024

Audi is consistently focusing on the electrification of its model range in China as well. With the Audi-FAW NEV Company Ltd., Audi is setting the course for expanding the local...

17 February 2022

The Toyota bZ4x configurator is now live

With the Toyota bZ4x the brand is ushering in a new era. Building on the modular e-TNGA platform developed specifically for battery-electric vehicles, the new Toyota bZ4X combines...

16 February 2022

The Mercedes-AMG EQE 43 4MATIC and Mercedes-AMG EQE 53 4MATIC+ go official with up to 500+ km of range

Mercedes-AMG has unveiled a pair of battery-electric business saloons - the Mercedes-AMG EQE 43 4MATIC with a preliminary WLTP ranger of 462-533 km and the Mercedes-AMG EQE 53...

16 February 2022

The Fisker PEAR urban EV developed together with Foxconn is now available for reservations

Fisker is now accepting reservations for its second product, the Fisker PEAR, opening the door to the Personal Electric Automotive Revolution. The all-electric Fisker PEAR blends...

15 February 2022

Polestar 5 to be faster, lighter and more dynamic thanks to brand-new UK-developed bonded aluminum platform

Polestar has confirmed that the forthcoming Polestar 5 electric performance 4-door GT will feature a brand-new, bespoke, bonded aluminum platform. Bonded aluminum is lightweight...

15 February 2022

Aiways launches new global brand campaign: "Your way. Just electric."

Shanghai-based EV manufacturer Aiways has launched a new digital campaign to attract more people to accessible eco-mobility. The new marketing strategy has been planned by Aiways'...

10 February 2022

Volkswagen ID. Buzz will make its public debut at SXSW, from March 11-20

The Volkswagen ID. Buzz, an electric reimagining of the brand's iconic Microbus, will make its first-ever public appearance at SXSW, from March 11-20, 2022. To celebrate the first...

10 February 2022

Renault, Valeo, and Valeo Siemens eAutomotive signed a MoU for the creation of a new-gen electric motor

Renault Group, Valeo, and Valeo Siemens eAutomotive announced today that they have signed a memorandum of understanding to form a strategic partnership for the design...

10 February 2022

DS E-Tense Performance prototype is presented

DS Automobiles, a Stellantis sub-brand, has unveiled the DS E-Tense Performance prototype, conceived as a very high-performance laboratory, intended to accelerate the development...

8 February 2022

Subaru has selected EVgo as a preferred EV charging partner in the USA

EVgo has been selected as the preferred EV charging partner of Subaru of America, Inc. This news comes on the heels of Subaru unveiling its first-ever zero-emissions vehicle, the...

8 February 2022

Valvoline launches a pilot EV services program in the USA

Valvoline has announced that it has begun piloting electric vehicle (EV) services in its retail stores. These pilots, in a limited number of our retail locations, are the next...

8 February 2022

Britishvolt and Glencore agree to build battery recycling ecosystem in the UK

Britishvolt is proud to have entered into an industry-leading battery recycling joint venture with strategic partner Glencore. The joint venture will develop a world-leading...

3 February 2022

Britishvolt and Lotus sign a MoU for next-gen EV batteries development

Britishvolt has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with UK sports car manufacturer Lotus to demonstrate tailor-made battery cells. The partnership will focus on the...

28 January 2022

The Volkswagen ID.5 enters series production in Zwickau

Zwickau officially starts production of its sixth all-electric model, the Volkswagen ID.5 and its Volkswagen ID.5 GTX sibling. This marks the completion of Volkswagen’s successful...

27 January 2022

Proven sustainability: new EQS passes environmental audit

From the manufacture of the raw materials and the production of the vehicle through to driving operation and then recycling at the end of a vehicle's life, the life cycle...

27 January 2022

Stellantis plans to take a majority share in a JV with GAC in China

Stellantis announced the plan to increase its shareholding in GAC-Stellantis from 50% to 75%. The announcement is a key element of Stellantis' plan to set a new basis for its...

27 January 2022

Renault, Nissan, and Mitsubishi will launch 35 new EV models by 2030, will invest 23 billion euros

Renault, Nissan, and Mitsubishi, the members of one of the world’s leading automotive alliances, today announced common projects and actions to accelerate and to shape their...

27 January 2022

ProLogium and Mercedes-Benz agree on developing solid-state battery cells for EVs

ProLogium, a leader in solid-state batteries, and Mercedes-Benz have signed a technology cooperation agreement to develop next-generation battery cells. The first Mercedes-Benz...

27 January 2022

Bentley's first BEV will roll off the production line in 2025

Bentley's first-ever Battery-Powered Electric Vehicle (BEV) will be developed and built in the UK with the company committing to investing £2.5 billion in sustainability over the...

26 January 2022

GM invests USD 7 billion in Michigan to accelerate its drive to lead the EV industry

GM announced today an investment of more than $7 billion in four Michigan manufacturing sites, creating 4,000 new jobs and retaining 1,000, and significantly increasing battery...

25 January 2022

GM and LG Energy Solution invest USD 2.6 billion in a 3rd Ultium Cells manufacturing plant in Lansing

Ultium Cells, a joint venture of LG Energy Solution and General Motors, today announced a $2.6 billion investment to build its third battery cell manufacturing plant in the United...

25 January 2022

Kia America announces 2022 Kia EV6 pricing

Kia America today announced pricing for the 2022 Kia EV6, the brand’s first dedicated all-electric model, starting at just $33,400 after the $7,500 federal vehicle tax credit. The...

25 January 2022

2022 Kia EV6 is introduced in the USA touring the wine country

The all-new 2022 Kia EV6 electrifies the roadways of wine country this week during its national press introduction. The arrival of the brand’s first dedicated battery electric...

25 January 2022

Hyundai IONIQ 5 and Kia EV6 are Best Cars of the Year for 2021/2022

The Hyundai IONIQ 5 and Kia EV6 – have taken the top spot at the first-ever "Best Cars of the Year" 2021/2022 Awards. The joint world champions were singled out for quality...

25 January 2022

Britishvolt powers ahead with plans to build transformational UK battery Gigaplant to meet EV demand

Britishvolt is powering ahead with its historic plans for its first full-scale electric-vehicle Gigaplant in Northumberland and is delighted that the project is receiving support...

24 January 2022

Mercedes-Benz EQA - specifications and features of all trim levels

We have managed to collect in one place the specifications and features of all trim levels of the Mercedes-Benz EQA including the standard and optional equipment of the models...

24 January 2022

GM invests USD 154 million in its Lockport, New York factory for EV motor components

General Motors announced today plans to invest nearly $154 million in its Western New York Lockport Components plant. The investment will be used to renovate the facility and...

22 January 2022

The new Taycan Sport Turismo is here

As the first member of the Taycan Sport Turismo family, the Taycan GTS Sport Turismo will be launched at the end of February 2022, with further models following just three weeks...

19 January 2022

Genesis GV60 specifications and features

The Genesis GV60 was unveiled in September 2021 and you can already build and configure your vehicle on the brand's website. Still, Genesis hasn't provided complete technical...

19 January 2022

Honda and SES sign a joint development agreement for EV batteries

Honda has signed a joint development agreement in the area of Lithium-Metal secondary batteries with SES Holdings Pte. Moreover, SES plans to list on the New York Stock Exchange...

19 January 2022

Volkswagen and Bosch sign a MoU for building EV battery gigafactories in Europe

The Volkswagen Group and the Bosch Group have signed a memorandum of understanding to explore the establishment of a European battery equipment solution provider. The two...

18 January 2022

Sales of the MINI Electric almost doubled in 2021

MINI is growing and electrifying. The British premium car brand was able to increase worldwide vehicle sales by 3.3% to 302,144 units in 2021. The MINI models with electrified...

17 January 2022

Polestar delivered 29,000 cars in 2021 - a 185% YoY growth

Polestar confirms that it continues to deliver on ambitious global sales, market, and retail expansion plans that underpin significant growth targets for the coming years. The...

13 January 2022

LG's advanced in-vehicle infotainment system will feature in the 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS

LG's newest premium in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) system will be a central feature in the 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS EV sedan, the Pillar to Pillar (P2P) display built into the MBUX...

13 January 2022

Porsche Taycan deliveries more than doubled in 2021

In 2021, Porsche has recorded the strongest delivery result in the company’s history. it has delivered 301,915 vehicles to customers worldwide in the fiscal year 2021, an increase...

12 January 2022

Mitsubishi Motors to exhibit the K-EV concept X Style at Tokyo Auto Salon 2022

Among all other things, Mitshubishi Motors will exhibit the K-EV concept X Style at the Tokyo Auto Salon 2022. The K-EV concept X Style4 is a new generation all-electric Kei-car...

12 January 2022

Volkswagen doubles deliveries of electric vehicles in 2021

The proportion of purely battery-powered electric vehicles (BEVs) and hybrid vehicles nearly doubled to 7.5 percent of total deliveries (2020: 4 percent). In Europa, these...

12 January 2022

BMW Group more than doubled its sales of fully-electric vehicles for 2021

BMW Group more than doubled its sales of fully-electric vehicles for 2021 with 103,855 units sold, which equals a 133.2% YoY increase. The company is optimistic about the current...

12 January 2022

Dongfeng Honda to build a dedicated EV production plant in China

Honda Motor China announced that Dongfeng Honda Automobile will build a new dedicated electric vehicle (EV) production plant to establish a sufficient production system and...

12 January 2022

LG Energy Solution says it will overtake CATL in the EV battery market

South Korean news agency Yonhap reports that during a press conference in South Korea for the LG Energy Solution IPO, the company's Vice Chairman Kwon Young-soo said that LG...

12 January 2022

Audi experienced a strong 2021 for fully electric vehicles

Despite the worldwide semiconductor shortage, Audi is still setting a fast pace on its path to the sustainable premium mobility of the future. That is evident in fully electric...

12 January 2022

First sketches of the ŠKODA ENYAQ COUPÉ iV appear

You’ve already had the chance to see the upcoming ŠKODA ENYAQ COUPÉ iV in its unusual camouflage, and you could catch a glimpse of its silhouette in the first video about the new...

12 January 2022

The 2024 Chevrolet Silverado EV pickup goes official

Today, Chevrolet introduced the 2024 Silverado EV - the reimagining of the brand’s best-selling nameplate, packed with the power and capability expected of Chevy Trucks, offering...

5 January 2022

Cadillac Introduces InnerSpace Autonomous Concept at CES 2022

Today, Cadillac expanded its vision of personal autonomous future mobility with the InnerSpace concept - a dramatic, two-passenger electric and autonomous luxury vehicle...

5 January 2022

BrightDrop Announces Walmart as new EV customer and expands collaboration with FedEx at CES 2022

At CES 2022 today, BrightDrop, the technology company decarbonizing last-mile delivery, announced it is adding Walmart to its growing roster of customers, and expanding its...

5 January 2022

Chevrolet Previews Equinox EV

Chevrolet will expand its EV lineup in fall 2023 to include the Equinox EV, an affordable, functional compact SUV that will start at an estimated MSRP of around $30,0001 in the...

5 January 2022

The BMW iX M60 is here, combines the best of the three worlds of i, X, and M

The BMW iX M60 has been unveiled at CES 2022. BMW Group's technology flagship has a power output of 455 kW/619 hp, a maximum torque of 1.015 Nm in Sport Mode, respectively, and...

5 January 2022

Chrysler unveils Airflow Concept; announces plans for first BEV by 2025

The Chrysler brand revealed today the Chrysler Airflow Concept at CES 2022, giving a glimpse at the leading-edge drive-system technology, fully connected customer experiences and...

5 January 2022

Our Next Energy (ONE) battery powers an EV for 752 miles without charging

Our Next Energy, Inc. (ONE), a Michigan battery technology company, has demonstrated a proof-of-concept battery that powered an electric vehicle 752 miles without recharging. The...

5 January 2022

Sony Mobility is established, VISION-S 02 unveiled at CES 2022

In order to further accelerate and make new proposals for the evolution of the mobility experience, Sony is aiming at establishing an operating company "Sony Mobility Inc." in the...

5 January 2022

Samsung SDI launches the PRiMX brand for batteries

At the end of 2021, Samsung SDI announced that it has launched its battery brand PRiMX (pronounced as Praimax). Samsung SDI is to promote the super-gap technology strategy through...

4 January 2022

Ford planning to nearly double the production of the F-150 Lightning to 150,000 units annually

Ford Motor Company said today it is planning to nearly double production of the F-150 Lightning pickup at the Rouge Electric Vehicle Center in Dearborn to 150,000 trucks per year...

4 January 2022

The Mercedes-Benz VISION EQXX has been unveiled at CES 2022

Mercedes-Benz has built a software-driven electric car that re-imagines the road trip for the electric era - the VISION EQXX. At the same time, it presents a highly progressive...

3 January 2022

Northvolt assembles first lithium-ion battery cell at Swedish gigafactory

Last night, the commissioning of the Northvolt Ett gigafactory in northern Sweden led to the assembly of the first battery cell. Marking a new chapter in European industrial...

29 December 2021

Panasonic to add campus in Reno as EV market revs up

Panasonic Energy of North America (PENA), a Division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, today announced plans to expand in Northern Nevada with a new campus in Reno that...

22 December 2021

Mitsubishi Motors to reveal the Kei EV Concept at Tokyo Auto Salon 2022

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation will reveal a Kei EV concept at the Tokyo Auto Salon 2022, which will be held from January 14 to 16 next year. The kei EV concept is a new generation...

21 December 2021

Stellantis showcases technology driven future at CES 2022

Technology powers Stellantis' global drive to deliver breakthrough technologies and customer-centric solutions that power the future of our 14 iconic brands. CES 2022 in Las...

21 December 2021

The NIO ET5 mid-size smart electric sedan was unveiled in China

This past weekend, NUI held its NIO Day 2021 was held in Suzhou and unveiled the NIO ET5, a mid-size smart electric sedan. The ET5 features pure and precise exterior design...

20 December 2021

Nikola delivers first Nikola Tre BEV trucks to Total Transportation Services Inc.

Nikola delivered the first Nikola Tre battery-electric vehicle (BEV) pilot trucks to Total Transportation Services Inc. (TTSI), one of Southern California's prominent port...

20 December 2021

The 2022 Mustang Mach-E is now available for order with a starting MSRP of $43,895

The 2022 Mustang Mach-E is now available for order with a starting MSRP of $43,895. The 2022 Mustang Mach-E California Route 1 has an EPA estimated range of 314 miles with an...

20 December 2021

First deliveries of GMC HUMMER EV Pickup and the BrightDrop EV600 LCV

General Motors has made the first deliveries of its first next-generation electric vehicles, the GMC HUMMER EV Edition 1 Pickup and BrightDrop EV600 light commercial vehicle, both...

20 December 2021

The Mitsubishi EMIRAI xS Drive concept will be presented at CES 2022

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation announced today that it has developed a new concept car, the EMIRAI xS Drive, equipped with near-infrared cameras and radio-wave sensors to monitor...

20 December 2021

VinES Battery Manufacturing Factory is now in construction

The People's Committee of Ha Tinh Province and Vingroup officially began construction of the VinES Battery Manufacturing Factory in the Vung Ang Economic Zone (Ha Tinh) in...

20 December 2021

First electric sedan from Mercedes-AMG: EQS 53 4MATIC+ ramp-up at Factory 56

Prospective buyers can order the new Mercedes-AMG EQS 53 4MATIC+ from the authorized dealers since December 14th, 2021. Simultaneously the production of this first electric sedan...

17 December 2021

The Lexus RZ 450E is teased again, unveiling exterior in full

The Lexus RZ 450E fully electric SUV has been teased again, after yesterday Lexus showcased a test version of the model and released two teasers of close-ups of the front and rear...

16 December 2021

Ford Pro Charging is launched offering enterprise-grade charge management solutions

Today, Ford Pro announced the launch of Ford Pro Charging, a comprehensive solution for commercial electric vehicle charging. While more commercial customers want to switch to...

16 December 2021

Samsung begins mass production of comprehensive automotive memory solutions for EVs

Samsung unveiled an extensive lineup of cutting-edge automotive memory solutions designed for next-generation autonomous electric vehicles. The new lineup includes a 256GB PCIe...

16 December 2021

Audi is increasing investments in electromobility

This year, Audi doubled its product portfolio of purely electric models. With the world premiere of the Audi e-tron GT at the start of the year and the Audi Q4 e-tron in the...

16 December 2021

Volvo Group, Daimler Truck, and the TRATON GROUP sign joint venture agreement for European high-performance charging network

The three leading commercial vehicle manufacturers Volvo Group, Daimler Truck, and the TRATON GROUP have now signed a binding agreement to create a joint venture (JV) to install...

16 December 2021

The Mercedes-Benz VISION EQXX will be unveiled on January 3 as part of CES 2022

On Monday, January 3rd, 2022 at 6.00 pm (CET), Mercedes-Benz will unveil the all-electric VISION EQXX in a digital world premiere on the Mercedes me media online platform. The...

16 December 2021

GMC Electric Sierra Denali stars in a teaser photo and video

GMC gave a first look at its upcoming Electric Sierra Denali pickup, previewing the truck's unique and premium exterior lighting sequence. The electric Sierra, which will launch...

16 December 2021

Polestar announces 270-mile EPA range, power upgrades, and efficiency aids for Polestar 2 electric fastback variants

Polestar announced the Polestar 2 Long range Single motor received one of the best ratings in its class by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – an estimate range of...

16 December 2021

Hitachi and REE agree on collaboration to advancethe adoption of EVs globally

Hitachi and REE announced today a newly formed strategic agreement to ease and accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles (EV) across the entire EV value chain, including...

15 December 2021

Škoda ENYAQ Coupé iV - aerodynamics champion

Three months ago, Škoda teased the ENYAQ Coupé iV, and today it did it again. In addition to the glimpse of the coupé version of the ENYAQ iV under camouflage, the brand has also...

15 December 2021

Kia announces a 310-mile EPA-certified range for all-new EV6

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has certified a maximum all-electric range (AER) of 310 miles for the 2022 Kia EV6 when equipped with a 77.4 kWh battery and...

15 December 2021

Lexus teases the production version of its RZ concept - the Lexus RZ 450E fully electric SUV

After announcing that the Lexus brand will focus on electrification and unveiling the Lexus RZ concept, Lexus teased its production version dubbed Lexus RZ 450E. The acceleration...

15 December 2021

Mercedes-AMG EQS 53 4MATIC+ can now be ordered

Prospective buyers can now order the new Mercedes-AMG EQS 53 4MATIC+ with WLTP electric range of 529–586 km at prices starting at 152,546.10 euros from the authorized dealers. The...

15 December 2021

LG Energy Solution signs a MoU with Siemens to promote battery manufacturing intelligence

LG Energy Solution announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Siemens AG for joint collaboration in the field of battery manufacturing, particularly the...

15 December 2021

Hyundai released pricing and 58 kWh version of the IONIQ 5 in the USA

Hyundai revealed pricing, packaging, and the 58 kWh battery pack option for its highly anticipated IONIQ 5, an electric crossover utility vehicle (CUV). The addition of the 58 kWh...

15 December 2021

The Lexus RZ BEV SUV concept showcased during Toyota's media briefing on its global EV strategy

During Toyota's media briefing on its global EV strategy, Lexus showcased its RZ BEV SUV concept. The upcoming vehicle will be launched under the Lexus Electrified brand. With...

15 December 2021

Toyota unveils four bz concept vehicles, will launch globally a total of 30 BEVs by 2030

On December 14, Toyota held a press briefing on its battery EV (BEV) strategies and revealed several Toyota and Lexus BEV models that it is readying for market launch. These...

15 December 2021

NIO teased a new EV, will unveil it on NIO Day 2021 on December 18

NIO has teased on social media a new EV which is rumored to be the NIO ET5 - the second model based on the Nio Technology Platform 2.0 after the NIO ET7 revealed earlier this...

15 December 2021

Magna all-electric powertrain set to hit market in 2022

Magna's all-electric connected powertrain, the EtelligentReach, is the latest innovation set to debut on a new entrant vehicle in 2022. The complete system is comprised of two...

14 December 2021

SVOLT unveils its short blade battery tech and plans to reach 600 GWh production capacity by 2025

SVOLT Energy Technology recently held its 2nd Annual SVOLT Battery Day in collaboration with the Jintan District Government in Changzhou, unveiling its SV '600' Strategy to reach...

13 December 2021

Volvo Cars and Northvolt to open Gothenburg R&D center

Volvo Cars and Northvolt will open a joint research and development (R&D) center in Gothenburg, Sweden as part of a SEK 30 billion investment in battery development and...

10 December 2021