EV-Hybrid

VW ID.4 Crossover EV to Start at $33,000 in U.S.

October 18, 2019 at 5:04 PM

Volkswagen AG’s upcoming ID.4 electric crossover vehicle will start at about $33,000 in the U.S.

Germany Awards New Fuel Cell Contracts

October 18, 2019 at 1:43 PM

Germany’s Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure has awarded $26 million in projects for a range of fuel cell vehicles and hydrogen stations.

Toyota Readies Tiny EV and Scooters

October 17, 2019 at 2:33 PM

Toyota Motor Corp. plans to launch a tiny electric city car late next year in Japan.  

Ford Touts EV Charging Options

October 17, 2019 at 10:28 AM

Ford Motor Co. will offer buyers of its upcoming electric vehicles a range of charging options from home-based systems to access to more than 35,000 public charging points in the U.S.

Volvo Unveils XC40 EV

October 17, 2019 at 8:48 AM

Volvo Cars Corp. took the wraps off its first full electric vehicle, the XC40 Recharge compact crossover, yesterday in Sweden.  

China Surges Ahead on EV Charging Points

October 16, 2019 at 11:29 AM

China has installed 466,000 charging points for electric vehicles, nearly eight times as many as the number of units operating in the U.S.

Volvo Launches Recharge EV Sub-Brand

October 16, 2019 at 7:59 AM

Volvo Cars Corp. is introducing a new Recharge sub-brand for all future fully electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles, starting with the EV variant of the XC40 compact crossover.

Aptera Claims Its EV Can Run only on Solar Power

October 16, 2019 at 12:28 AM

California-based startup Aptera Motors Inc. claims its latest three-wheeler electric car will be able to generate enough solar power to never need a plug-in charge.

U.K. Vows Plan to Make Transport Carbon-Free

October 16, 2019 at 12:12 AM

Britain’s transport ministry says it will finalize a report early next year that details how the country’s entire transport system can achieve net zero emissions of greenhouse gases by 2050.

Toyota/Lexus to Launch 3 EVs by 2021

October 15, 2019 at 2:13 PM

Toyota Motor Corp. says it will launch three electric vehicles between its namesake and Lexus brands within the next two years.

Hyundai to Invest $35 Billion on Advanced Mobility

October 15, 2019 at 7:34 AM

Hyundai Motor Group plans to invest 41 trillion won ($34.6 billion) over the next six years to develop next-generation mobility technologies and services.

Audi e-tron Explained

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 15, 2019 at 7:00 AM

Think of it as a real SUV that happens to be an electric vehicle