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The new Mercedes-Benz EQS SUV

The EQS SUV offers plenty of space, comfort, and connectivity for up to seven vehicle occupants in its avant-garde, luxurious interior. Thanks to powerful electric motors...

30 September 2022

Škoda says that it will launch three new all-electric models by 2026

As part of its Next Level - Škoda Strategy 2030, the brand recently presented a completely new appearance: the focus is on a new design language, a new logo, and a comprehensive...

30 September 2022

Volkswagen teases the all-electric Škoda ENYAQ COUPÉ iV, the ENYAQ COUPÉ RS iV can be ordered

Volkswagen teased the design of the upcoming all-electric Škoda ENYAQ COUPÉ iV which offers a "highly emotional body variant." The interior provides generous space for up to five...

30 September 2022

Hyundai IONIQ 5 powertrain named one of Wards 10 Best Engines & Propulsion Systems

The powertrain on Hyundai's all-electric IONIQ 5 was named one of the 2022 Wards 10 Best Engines & Propulsion Systems. The annual awards recognize compelling powertrain...

28 September 2022

GM Investing $760 Million in Toledo, Ohio propulsion plant for EV drive unit production

General Motors will invest $760 million at its Toledo, Ohio propulsion manufacturing operations to prepare the facility for production of drive units that will be used in future...

28 September 2022

Polestar 3 will be unveiled on October 12

Polestar cars will premiere its first SUV, Polestar 3, at a launch event on October 12, 2022, in Copenhagen, Denmark. Featuring Polestar CEO, Thomas Ingenlath, and Polestar Head...

28 September 2022

BMW i4 eDrive35 and BMW iX1 xDrive30 will go on sale in November

Just a few weeks after the market launch of the new BMW X1, the fully electric model variant of the compact Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) - BMW iX1 xDrive30 will also be released...

28 September 2022

Kia America offers 500 kWh of complimentary fast charging to Niro EV buyers via the Electrify America network

Kia America and Electrify America have announced a collaboration to provide drivers of the all-new second-generation 2023 Kia Niro EV with 500 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of...

28 September 2022

New all-electric 2023 Peugeot e-208 - up to 400 km in range

After an initial optimization at the end of 2021, which increased its range by 6.5% (+22 km), the Peugeot e-208 will benefit from a major technological shift in 2023 to...

27 September 2022

Fisker Ocean scheduled for 2022 Mondial de l'Auto in Paris

The all-electric Fisker Ocean will be on display at the 2022 Mondial de l'Auto held at the Paris Expo Porte de Versailles October 17-23, 2022. Production is on track for November...

27 September 2022

Digital world premiere of the new EQE SUV on Mercedes me media

On Sunday, October 16, 2022, at 8:00 pm (CEST), Mercedes‑Benz and Mercedes‑AMG will unveil the new EQE SUV on the Mercedes me media platform and other digital channels. The new...

27 September 2022

All-new 2023 Kia Niro EV

Following its debut at the New York Auto Show earlier this year, Kia America welcomes top media from around the country to experience the all-new 2023 Niro first-hand in and...

27 September 2022

Ford breaks ground at BlueOval City for the production of all-electric trucks and batteries

Ford officially has broken ground at BlueOval City, its largest, most advanced auto production complex in the company’s 119-year history. Structural steel is erected less than one...

23 September 2022

LG Energy Solution signed agreements with major critical mineral suppliers in Canada

LG Energy Solution signed separate partnership agreements with three major critical mineral suppliers in Canada. The latest arrangements to secure lithium and cobalt from Snow...

23 September 2022

XPeng G9 flagship SUV goes official in China

XPeng revealed the pricing and specifications for its 4th production flagship SUV for the Chinese market - the XPeng G9. The G9 lineup includes three series - each with a...

22 September 2022

GM and EDF announced recommended principles on EPA emissions standards for MY2027 and beyond

General Motors and Environmental Defense Fund today announced a set of recommendations that seek to accelerate a zero-emissions, all-electric future for passenger vehicles in the...

22 September 2022

GM and Lithion announce an investment and strategic partnership to pursue a circular EV battery ecosystem

Lithion Recycling and General Motors today announced that GM Ventures, the automaker's investment arm, has made a strategic investment in Lithion's Series A financing round...

22 September 2022

Volvo EX90 will be unveiled on November 9, will help keep you safe through understanding

The upcoming Volvo EX90 all-electric flagship SUV will be revealed on November 9. Of course, one of the main focuses of the Volvo brand is continuing its legacy in vehicle safety...

22 September 2022

Samsung SDI will open a second line for battery packs in its Michigan, U.S. facility

Korean news outlet The Elec has learned that Samsung SDI is prepping to build a second EV battery factory line at its facility in Michigan, the U.S. The current facility works at...

22 September 2022

NVIDIA DRIVE Thor goes official, will power 2022 autonomous EVs, including ZEEKR models

NVIDIA today introduced NVIDIA DRIVE Thor, its next-generation centralized computer for safe and secure autonomous vehicles. DRIVE Thor, which achieves up to 2,000 teraflops of...

22 September 2022

Electrify Expo - North America's largest EV festival will visit Miami on October 8-9

Electrify Expo, North America's largest electric-vehicle festival, charges into Miami Saturday, October 8, and Sunday, October 9, at Regatta Park. The outdoor festival offers...

22 September 2022

A 100% electric reinterpretation of the iconic Renault 5 will debut in a week

As part of the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of the R5, Renault will soon reveal a new show car that is a contemporary tribute to its most legendary sports versions. This...

14 September 2022

Our Next Energy (ONE) reveals 1007 Wh/L anode-free cell that enables 600-mile Gemini battery architecture

Our Next Energy (ONE), a Michigan-based energy storage company, today unveiled a 240-Ah prismatic anode-free cell after a successful 12-month R&D effort. The company believes its...

13 September 2022

Human Horizons launches the HiPhi Z ultra-futuristic digital GT

Human Horizons has officially launched its second flagship vehicle - the ultra-futuristic digital GT HiPhi Z. The high-tech ultra-luxurious car is aimed at "forward-thinking...

12 September 2022

Nissan approves first bi-directional charger for use with Nissan LEAF in the U.S.

Together with Fermata Energy, a vehicle-to-grid services provider, Nissan has approved the first-ever bi-directional charger for use with the Nissan LEAF in the U.S. With Nissan's...

12 September 2022

VinFast delivered the first 100 VF 8 all-electric SUVs to customers in Vietnam

At the VinFast manufacturing complex in Hai Phong, VinFast held an event to celebrate the deliveries of the first batch of 100 VF 8 all-electric vehicles for VinFast's pioneer...

12 September 2022

BMW NEUE KLASSE BEVs will launch in 2025 with new, cylindrical battery cells by CATL and EVE Energy

Following the announcement of its collaboration with CATL, which will build cylindrical cell batteries for BMW in dedicated factories in Europe and China, BMW announced that it is...

10 September 2022

Renault and its brands will make six world premieres at the 2022 Paris Motor Show

The Renault, Dacia, Alpine and Mobilize brands confirm they will be in attendance at the upcoming Paris Motor Show – "Revolution is on" , which will take place from 17 to 23...

9 September 2022

SVOLT builds additional battery cell factory in Brandenburg, Germany

SVOLT announced today that it will build another battery cell factory for the European market in Lauchhammer in the German State of Brandenburg. SVOLT is one of the global...

9 September 2022

XPeng G9 flagship SUV to launch on September 21

XPeng will launch the XPeng G9, the company's latest flagship SUV on September 21, 2022. This will be the world's fastest-charging mass-produced EV using China's first 80 V...

9 September 2022

World EV Day: Aiways U6 SUV-Coupé makes its debut

As part of World EV Day, the Aiways U6 SUV-Coupé celebrates its European premiere and is shown in its first teaser images. As a second model based on the all-electric MAS...

9 September 2022

Mahindra unveiled its first electric SUV on World EV Day - the Mahindra XUV400

Mahindra & Mahindra, an Indian SUV manufacturer, today took the wraps off the XUV400 electric SUV on the eve of World EV Day. Part of the Mahindra EV iconic brand XUV recently...

9 September 2022

Volkswagen ID. XTREME off-road concept BEV debuts in Locarno

Volkswagen presented the ID. XTREME in Ticino today, an off-road, fully electric concept car with an all-wheel drive system. It is based on the ID.4 GTX and combines the strengths...

9 September 2022

CATL will build two BMW-dedicated factories in Europe and China for cylindrical batteries

CATL and BMW Group announced today a multi-year agreement on the supply of cylindrical battery cells to power the German carmaker's new series of electric models of its NEUE...

9 September 2022

2024 Equinox EV starts at USD 30,000 on the 1LT

After introducing the Chevrolet Silverado EV and Blazer EV this year, Chevrolet's blitz of electric vehicle rollouts continues with a third introduction: the all-new 2024 Equinox...

8 September 2022

Mercedes-Benz Vans and Rivian move to partner on electric van production

Mercedes-Benz Vans and Rivian have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to initiate a strategic partnership. The partnership will enable the companies to cooperate on the...

8 September 2022

Mercedes-Benz Vans accelerates electric transformation with future plans for European facilities

Mercedes‑Benz Vans is adapting its European production setup as part of its strategy to attain leadership in electric mobility and to phase out fossil fuels. Mercedes-Benz Vans is...

8 September 2022

Jeep will introduce four all-electric 4xe SUVs in North America and in Europe by the end of 2025

Jeep announced its plan for its next generation of fully electric 4xe vehicles. The announcement comes just weeks after Dodge took a giant step forward on the performance brand’s...

8 September 2022

Britishvolt passes battery safety tests UN38.3; shipping cells to customers for testing comes next

Britishvolt has successfully passed essential industry standard battery cell safety tests UN38.3 and will shortly be shipping its development 21700 cells to seven customers for...

7 September 2022

ProLogium to establish its first overseas solid-state battery gigafactory

ProLogium has appointed Accuracy, the global independent financial and strategic consulting firm, to advise on the location of its first major GWh battery factory in Europe and to...

5 September 2022

Goodyear expands its EV tire portfolio with new all-season and ultra-high-performance options

Goodyear has launched the all-new Goodyear ElectricDrive all-season tire and two new sizes for its ultra-high performance tire, the Goodyear ElectricDrive GT. With the addition of...

2 September 2022

Jeep Brand 4xe Day is scheduled for September 8th

The Jeep brand is accelerating toward Zero Emission Freedom and will make a series of announcements on its electrification plans during the upcoming Jeep Brand 4xe Day. The video...

31 August 2022

Toyota to invest up to 730 billion yen in Japan and U.S. EV battery production

Toyota has decided to invest up to 730 billion yen (approximately $5.6 billion) in Japan and the United States toward supplying automotive batteries for battery electric vehicles...

31 August 2022

LG Energy Solution and Honda to establish a JV for the production of EV batteries in the U.S.

LG Energy Solution and Honda Motor today announced an agreement to establish a joint venture (JV) company to produce lithium-ion batteries in the U.S. to power Honda and Acura EV...

31 August 2022

CATL and ZEEKR sign five-year strategic cooperation agreement, Qilin batteries to power ZEEKR models

CATL and ZEEKR jointly announced ZEEKR as the first car brand to be powered by mass-produced Qilin batteries. ZEEKR 009 will be the world's first car with Qilin inside, and ZEEKR...

29 August 2022

CATL signs five-year strategic cooperation agreement with SERES, supplies Qilin batteries

CATL and SERES jointly announced that Qilin batteries will power new AITO models. The two parties have signed a five-year long-term strategic cooperation agreement, which includes...

29 August 2022

Counterpoint: global EV sales up by 61% YoY in Q2; BYD is the market leader

Market research agency Counterpoint reports that the global passenger EV sales grew 61% YoY to reach 2.18 million units in Q2 2022. In total EV sales, battery electric vehicles...

29 August 2022

Merceeds-Benz starts the production of the new EQS SUV at its Alabama, US plant

The first all-electric Mercedes-EQ built in the United States, the new EQS SUV, has been successfully launched at the Tuscaloosa plant. Mercedes-Benz is exclusively producing the...

26 August 2022

Genesis Electrified G80 US pricing announced, EV sales expand to four more states

Genesis announced U.S. pricing for its first electric executive sedan, the 2023 Genesis Electrified G80. Starting from an MSRP of $79,825, Electrified G80 continues Genesis'...

26 August 2022

2023 Ford Mustang Mach-E order banks re-open with updated pricing and colors

Ford is reopening U.S. order banks Tuesday for the Mustang Mach-E with updated pricing and features as it continues to increase production for the popular all-electric SUV. Ford’s...

26 August 2022

Kia EV9 undergoes final testing before debuting in 2023

Kia has revealed details of the final intensive testing program undertaken by the Kia EV9 ahead of its world debut in 2023. The all-electric Kia EV9 will become the brand's...

25 August 2022

Mercedes-Benz signs a MoU with Canada Canada to strengthen cooperation across the electric vehicle value chain

Mercedes-Benz Group AG and the Government of Canada signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore deeper cooperation across all stages of the automotive value chain – from...

24 August 2022

Volkswagen Group and Canada aim to advance sustainable battery supply chain in North America

Volkswagen AG and the Government of Canada aim to promote e-mobility in the country and to explore opportunities across Canada’s automotive and battery supply chain. This was...

24 August 2022

Audi activesphere concept

Audi activesphere concept – this is the name of the fourth model in the family of concept cars that Audi has been introducing since August 2021. Not only do they all have electric...

22 August 2022

The 576 hp Kia EV6 GT debuts at Monterey Car Week

Kia America revealed the 576-hp EV6 GT performance crossover for the first time in North America at The Quail, a Motorsports Gathering. The presence of the EV6 GT alongside...

22 August 2022

Lincoln Model L100 Concept EV signals the brand's future vision

With a nod to the past, while looking toward the future, Lincoln reveals its vision for mobility with the debut of the Lincoln Model L100 Concept EV. Debuting at Pebble Beach...

22 August 2022

Lucid Air Sapphire - the world's first fully electric luxury super-sports sedan

Lucid Motors has unveiled the Lucid Air Sapphire - "the embodiment of what ultra-high-performance luxury means to Lucid," according to Derek Jenkins, SVP of Brand and Design. At...

22 August 2022

The Dodge Charger Daytona SRT BEV concept is presented

Dodge is taking a giant step forward on the performance brand’s road to an electrified future, revealing the Dodge Charger Daytona SRT, a perception-shattering concept that...

22 August 2022

The all-electric DeLorean Alpha5 coupe makes its public debut at the 71st Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance

The new DeLorean Alpha5 EV took the stage today during the 71st Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, the world's premier celebration of the automobile. The stylish coupe is an...

19 August 2022

Acura Precision EV Concept debuts at Monterey, previews future design language for brand's EVs

Acura today debuted the Acura Precision EV Concept previewing the performance brand's future design language as it prepares to enter the electrified era starting in 2024 with a...

19 August 2022

The Bentley Mulliner Batur design DNA will shape the future range of Bentley BEVs to be launched in 2025

The Bentley Mulliner Batur – the next exceptionally exclusive, handcrafted, and infinitely customizable grand tourer coach built by Mulliner – will make its global debut at...

17 August 2022

XPeng G9 design and basic specs unveiled

XPeng unveiled the interior and major features of the XPeng G9, the company's next all-electric SUV, prior to its launch in China this September. The model's ultra-fast charging...

16 August 2022

Mercedes-Benz expands battery supply partnership with CATL, a new production site in Hungary in the works

Mercedes-Benz is taking another step to scale up development and production of next-generation high-performance battery cells and modules on its path to an all-electric future...

16 August 2022

The Polestar 6 all-electric roadster confirmed for a 2026 launch

Polestar has confirmed its plans to put the Polestar electric roadster concept into production. The production car is expected to launch in 2026 as the Polestar 6 electric...

16 August 2022

LG Energy Solution to triple revenue, achieve double-digit operating profit margin in 5 Years

LG Energy Solution (LGES) today announced its mid to long term corporate strategies, with the goal of more than tripling revenue in five years and achieving double-digit operating...

27 July 2022

Volkswagen starts assemblying of all-electric ID.4 in Chatanooga, Tennesse, US

Volkswagen of America today marked the start of production of its all-electric ID.4 compact SUV in Chattanooga, Tenn., the company's first electric vehicle assembled in the United...

27 July 2022

The MINI Concept Aceman is presented - a preview of the future model generation's new design

MINI has presented the MINI Concept Aceman - an initial preview of its future model generation's new design. In the next model generation the MINI Cooper in the iconic three-door...

27 July 2022

Ford releases new battery capacity and raw materials plan to scale EVs

Ford today announced a series of initiatives for sourcing battery capacity and raw materials that light a clear path to reach its targeted annual run rate of 600,000 electric...

21 July 2022

2023 Porsche Taycan - software updates that will also visit older models

Worldwide, more than 75,000 examples of the Taycan have been delivered since Porsche introduced its first all-electric sports car at the end of 2019. Now, a comprehensive update...

20 July 2022

Suzuki, Daihatsu, Toyota, and CJPT to introduce mini-commercial van EVs in 2023

Suzuki, Daihatsu, Toyota, and Commercial Japan Partnership Technologies Corporation (CJPT) announced that they have agreed to work towards the market introduction of...

19 July 2022

All-electric 2024 Chevrolet Blazer EV is revealed wit multiple trims and range options

Chevrolet revealed the all-electric 2024 Chevrolet Blazer EV, expanding the brand’s growing EV portfolio, making EV ownership more accessible, and driving Chevy into the heart of...

19 July 2022

SK On-Ford's joint venture BlueOval SK officially established

BlueOval SK, a joint venture between SK On and global automaker Ford Motor Company for manufacturing electric vehicle (EV) batteries, is poised to move to its next phase. The two...

15 July 2022

Hyundai RN22e and Hyundai N Vision 74 reveal Hyundai N's electrification vision, IONIQ 5 N will arrive in 2023

Hyundai Motor's high-performance N sub-brand is revealing its electrification vision to demonstrate the company's commitment to future-focused zero-emissions technologies. RN22e...

15 July 2022

VinFast receives the largest economic incentive package in the history of North Carolina, US

VinFast announced they have received a $1.2 billion incentive package from the State of North Carolina for its electric vehicle manufacturing project in the US. The largest...

15 July 2022

Volkswagen Group reports a 27% YoY increase in EV sales for H1 of 2022

The Volkswagen Group increased its deliveries of all-electric vehicles by 27% in the first six months year-on-year and thus successfully continued its global electric offensive...

15 July 2022

Volkswagen broke ground of its first battery cell factory in Salzgitter, Germany

Volkswagen broke the ground for its first cell factory in Salzgitter. Production will start in 2025. With immediate effect, responsibility for the global battery business is to be...

14 July 2022

Renault and Vitesco join forces to develop power electronics for electric and hybrid powertrains

Renault and Vitesco announced the signing of a strategic partnership for the joint development and the production of power electronics in a so-called "One Box" for electric and...

14 July 2022

Polestar reports 125% sales increase for first half of 2022 and reaffirms sales guidance for full year

Polestar announced a robust performance for the first half of 2022 with record deliveries and a very strong order book. The Swedish company, which was listed on the Nasdaq New...

14 July 2022

Panasonic Energy and Kansas advance plans for US-based EV battery facility

Panasonic Energy and Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly jointly announced that the state of Kansas has approved an Attracting Powerful Economic Expansion (APEX) state incentive application...

14 July 2022

Hyundai IONIQ 6 Electrified Streamliner is fully unveiled, will launch in Q3 2022

Hyundai launched the eagerly awaited IONIQ 6 Electrified Streamliner. As the new model in the brand's IONIQ all-electric lineup brand, the electrified streamliner's array of...

14 July 2022

The all-electric Pininfarina Battista Hyper GT has entered production

The production of the Battista, the world's first pure-electric hyper GT, has begun in a dedicated new Atelier space in Cambiano, Italy. Located in the Piemonte region of Italy...

13 July 2022

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

At a price starting at €109,777.50, Mercedes-AMG dealerships are now taking orders for the new Mercedes-AMG EQE 53 4MATIC+ with a WLTP range of 459–526 km. The battery-electric...

5 July 2022

BMW i7 xDrive60 rolls off the production line at Dingolfing

The first series-produced vehicles of the new BMW 7 Series have rolled off the production lines of BMW Group Plant Dingolfing, including the fully electric BMW i7 xDrive60. The...

5 July 2022

Volkswagen and Siemens invest in Electrify America

The Volkswagen Group and Siemens support the ambitious growth plans of Electrify America, LLC - the largest public ultra-fast charging network for electric vehicles from all...

30 June 2022

The all-new MG4 Electric goes official on a new platform with up to 450 km of range

MG Motor has unveiled the all-new MG4 Electric - a full-electric hatchback that happens to be the first model from the brand based on the intelligent new MSP (Modular Scalable...

30 June 2022

Hyundai IONIQ 6 electrified streamliner's design is unveiled

Hyundai revealed the streamlined and timeless design of the highly anticipated IONIQ 6, the second model in its IONIQ dedicated all-electric-vehicle lineup brand. IONIQ 6, which...

29 June 2022

Nissan Ariya and Qashqai e-POWER visit Stockholm for their first test drives

Today marks the first European media road tests for the eagerly awaited Nissan Ariya and all-new Qashqai e-POWER in Europe, and a significant step in the journey toward a...

27 June 2022

The Volkswagen ID. AERO concept debuts in China

With today's world premiere of the ID. AERO concept car in China, Volkswagen is providing a foretaste of the brand's first global fully-electric sedan. The future model will be...

27 June 2022

LG acquires AppleMango together with GS Energy and GS Neotek, accelerates its EV chargers business

LG Electronics today announced it has acquired South Korean electric vehicle (EV) charger solutions provider, AppleMango Co., Ltd., jointly with GS Energy and GS Neotek. The...

27 June 2022

The Lexus Electrified Sport Concept is presented at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

The Lexus Electrified Sport Concept was presented to the European public for the first time at this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed. The study provides an outlook on a future...

27 June 2022

Britishvolt announced its roadmap for development of a 4690 battery cell for high-performance EVs

Britishvolt has a development roadmap for larger format, 4690, high-performance lithium-ion advanced cell technologies, starting with digital-twin modeling before being...

24 June 2022

Mercedes-Benz VISION EQXX breaks off efficiency record on a 1202 km summer road trip

The Mercedes-Benz VISION EQXX beats its own efficiency record in real-world driving with another 1,000 km+ journey on a single battery charge. Following its record-breaking drive...

23 June 2022

CATL Qilin - 3rd generation cell-to-pack battery for EVs is launched

Today, CATL launched Qilin, the third generation of its CTP (cell-to-pack) technology. With a record-breaking volume utilization efficiency of 72% and an energy density of up to...

23 June 2022

2022 Renault ZOE is unveiled with new finishes and trim levels

2022 Renault ZOE is now available with new finishes and trim levels with a new Shadow Grey body color. The new trim levels are named equilibre, evolution, and iconic. Starting...

23 June 2022

Volkswagen ID. AERO is teased in design sketches, the pre-production study will be unveiled on June 27

Volkswagen released design sketches of the ID. AERO - the first fully-electric limousine for the Chinese automobile market. The digital world premiere of the pre-production study...

22 June 2022

GAC Honda begins construction of its new EV plant in Guangzhou

Honda Motor China announced that GAC Honda Automobile began constructing its new EV plant, taking a step in establishing a suitable EV production system and capability in...

22 June 2022

Hyundai IONIQ 6 teased with a design sketch

Hyundai Motor Company today revealed a design concept sketch of its highly anticipated IONIQ 6, the second model in Hyundai's IONIQ all-electric vehicle lineup brand. The concept...

21 June 2022

Sony and Honda establish the Sony Honda Mobility Inc. for EVs

Sony and Honda announced today that they have signed a joint venture agreement to establish a new company to engage in the sale of high-value-added electric vehicles (EVs) and...

16 June 2022

ID. Buzz - production start at German component locations

Following the production start of the ID. Buzz, German component locations have begun to produce key technology components for the new e-model. Plants in Braunschweig, Kassel...

16 June 2022

Foxconn broke ground of its Kaohsiung City battery R&D and manufacturing center in Taiwan

Yesterday, Foxconn (Hon Hai Technology Group) held a groundbreaking ceremony for the Hon Hai Battery Cell Research & New Product Introduction Center at the Hofa Industrial Park in...

16 June 2022

Fisker Ocean will make its UK debut at the 2022 Goodwood Festival os Speed Electric Avenue

Fisker will bring the Fisker Ocean all-electric SUV to the 2022 Goodwood Festival of Speed Electric Avenue from 23-26 June 2022 for its United Kingdom debut. Held in the beautiful...

15 June 2022

Polestar delivers on growth promise, expands into new markets, and develops product portfolio

Polestar continues to deliver on its growth promise as it progresses toward a planned listing on the Nasdaq through a proposed business combination with Gores Guggenheim, Inc...

15 June 2022

The NIO ES7 debuts today along with the 2022 NIO ES8, ES6, and EC6

Today, NIO held a Product Launch Event which premiered the NIO ES7 - a smart electric mid-large SUV. It was accompanied by three other NIO models - the 2022 ES8, ES6, and EC6. NIO...

15 June 2022

LG Energy Solution will make a 730 billion won investment in increasing battery production for Tesla

Yesterday, LG Energy Solution said that it will invest 730 billion won in its Ochang facility to expand the production capacity of cylinder batteries. 580 million won of those...

14 June 2022

Polestar 5 teased before its debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on June 23rd

A Polestar 5 prototype will debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on Jun 23rd along with the new high-performance, limited-edition Polestar 2 BST edition 270. Polestar's...

14 June 2022

NIO will introduce a new product tomorrow

NIO announced that it will hold a product launch event on June 15, 2022. It will start at 8:00 AM US Eastern Time / 8:00 PM Beijing time. Livestream will be accessible on NIO's...

14 June 2022

Huawei introduces its next-generation FusionCharge 40 kW DC charging module

Huawei launched its next-generation FusionCharge 40 kW DC charging module at the 35th International Electric Vehicle Symposium & Exhibition (EVS35), the most influential...

14 June 2022

BMW iX with a 600-mile range - ONE and BMW sign an agreement

Our Next Energy (ONE), the Michigan-based energy storage company, has signed an agreement with BMW Group to incorporate ONE's Gemini Dual-Chemistry battery technology into the BMW...

14 June 2022

Volkswagen debuts the AWD ID.4 Pro 4MOTION, prices start at 49,020 euros

Volkswagen is adding another all-wheel-drive version to the all-electric ID.4 product line: the ID.4 Pro 4MOTION. Based on the ID.4 Pro Performance, the model has a system power...

9 June 2022

The Polestar 3 all-electric SUV will be presented in October

Polestar announced that the world premiere of its next car, the Polestar 3 electric performance SUV, will be in October 2022. This is the company's first SUV. Over time, this...

7 June 2022

VW's ID. Buzz serial production commences in Hannover, Germany

At the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles (VWCV) brand's main plant in Hannover, where production of the ID. Buzz Cargo has already begun, serial production of the ID. Buzz is now...

7 June 2022

Mercedes-Benz USA announces EQB SUV pricing and packaging structures

The Mercedes-Benz EQB SUV is the highly anticipated all-new, fully electric addition to the Mercedes-EQ lineup. A durable and practical SUV with powerful proportions yet compact...

3 June 2022

Buick Electra-X EV Concept debuts in China with "design of tomorrow"

With a sleek, dynamic and expressive appearance, the Buick Electra-X concept SUV unveiled in China brings Buick's all-new design language to life and projects the brand’s vision...

3 June 2022

Ford EVs post new record in May

Ford U.S. sales outperformed the industry – market share increases 3.5 percent over last year to 13.5 percent, despite the continued global industry semiconductor chip shortage...

3 June 2022

Buick introduced its Wildcat EV concept

Buick today unveiled the Wildcat EV concept — an expressive vision of the brand’s new design direction as it transitions to an all-electric future. The Wildcat was developed to...

2 June 2022

Kia America's rapid growth in electrified vehicles sales continues in May

Kia America announced May sales of 57,941 units with the Niro family of hybrid, PHEV and EV models posting best-ever May sales, up more than 28% over the previous record set in...

2 June 2022

The Elec - Samsung SDI is testing variants of the 4680 battery cells for Tesla

Korean news outlet The Elec reports that according to its sources Samsung SDI is testing at least two versions of 4680 cylinder batteries which it started developing for Tesla...

1 June 2022

BMW iX1: a new era of driving pleasure in the compact SAV begins

The BMW iX1 xDrive30 is the first all-wheel-drive electric car introduced by the brand in the premium compact segment. Two highly integrated drive units at the front and rear...

1 June 2022

Electra-X EV Concept - Buick's vision of future intelligent mobility

Buick announced today that it will reveal the Electra-X, its first electric SUV concept developed on GM's Ultium platform, at the upcoming Buick China Brand Day in early June. The...

25 May 2022

Polestar teams up with battery expert StoreDot

Teaming up with extreme fast-charging battery technology pioneers StoreDot marks Polestar’s first financial investment into helping an innovative industry partner drive...

24 May 2022

All-electric Nissan Ariya to embark on the world's first expedition from the North Pole to the South Pole

Nissan today announced its partnership with British adventurer, Chris Ramsey, to undertake the world's-first all-electric driving adventure from the magnetic North Pole to the...

24 May 2022

Britishvolt acquires German-based advanced technology battery cell manufacturer EAS

Britishvolt has signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement with the Monbat Group, one of Europe’s leading battery solutions companies, to purchase its subsidiary EAS, the advanced...

24 May 2022

Stellantis and Samsung SDI to invest over USD 2.5 billion in a JV for Li-Ion battery plant in the U.S.

Stellantis N.V. and Samsung SDI today announced that they have executed binding, definitive agreements to establish an electric-vehicle battery manufacturing facility in Kokomo...

24 May 2022

Mitsubishi eK X EV - the all-new all-electric kei-car will be launched in Japan with 180 km of range

Mitsubishi announced that the all-new eK X EV (pronounced "eK 'cross' EV"), an all-electric kei-car, will go on sale at sales in Japan this summer. The eK X EV is a new electric...

23 May 2022

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