EV-Hybrid

VW’s China Ventures Plan €15 Billion Investment in Tech

April 24, 2018 at 10:52 AM

Volkswagen AG says its two joint ventures in China will spend a combined €15 billion ($18.3 billion) over the next five years on advanced technologies.

Future Infiniti EVs to Take Inspiration from Concept Car

April 24, 2018 at 10:42 AM

Nissan Motor Co.’s Infiniti arm plans to launch a platform for electrified vehicles based on the stylish Q Inspiration concept car it unveiled in January at the Detroit auto show.

BMW Ponders i3 EV Debut in India

April 23, 2018 at 12:00 AM

BMW AG says it may introduce its all-electric i3 city car in India, pending clarity of the the government’s evolving policy on electrification.

GM to Replace Battery in Some Chevy Bolt EVs

April 20, 2018 at 10:19 AM

General Motors Co. is replacing the battery on certain 2017-model Chevrolet Bolt electric cars.

NTN to Supply In-Wheel Motors to China EV Startup

April 19, 2018 at 1:30 PM

NTN Corp. will supply in-vehicle motors to China’s Changchun Fawsn Auto Tech (FSAT) for an electric vehicle the startup plans to launch next year, The Nikkei reports.

Toyota to Unveil Its First Plug-in Hybrids for China

April 19, 2018 at 1:24 AM

Toyota Motor Corp. says it will use next week’s Beijing auto show to debut two plug-in hybrid models for the Chinese market.

High-Power Wireless Charging Gets EV Bus Test

April 18, 2018 at 1:42 PM

Momentum Dynamics Corp. has installed a wireless charging system for a transit bus operator in Wenatchee, Wash.

VW Hires Installers for 2,000 EV Chargers in U.S.

April 18, 2018 at 12:44 AM

Volkswagen AG has chosen four suppliers to develop and install more than 2,000 quick-charge points across the U.S. by the end of 2019.

Czech Startup Readies Retro-Styled EV

April 17, 2018 at 4:20 PM

MW Motors sro has unveiled a production-ready version of its retro-styled electric coupe, which the company showed in concept form in 2015.

India Ride-Hailing Company Targets 1 Million EVs by 2021

April 17, 2018 at 1:57 PM

Ola, India’s largest ride-hailing company, aims to have 1 million electric vehicles in its fleet by 2021.

Porsche to Install 500 Fast Chargers in U.S

April 16, 2018 at 11:24 AM

Porsche AG expects to have a network of 500 fast-charger devices for electric vehicles in place across the U.S. by the end of 2019.

Pininfarina Confirms Plans for New EV Brand

April 13, 2018 at 11:02 AM

Italian design house Pininfarina confirms it will launch an electric-vehicle brand with a high-end hypercar in 2020.