EV-Hybrid

Swedish Startup Updates EV Plans

October 15, 2019 at 5:37 AM

Uniti Sweden AB has updated its all-electric One city car, which is now due to launch by mid-2020 with a starting price of about $19,100.

Harley-Davidson Stops Output of Electric Bike

October 15, 2019 at 1:13 AM

Harley-Davidson Inc. has stopped production and delivery of its first electric motorcycle model, the LiveWire, because of an undisclosed flaw.

EV, Hybrid Sales in China Plummet 32%

October 14, 2019 at 2:26 PM

Retail sales of electrified passenger vehicles in China in the first eight months of 2019 plunged by one-third to 793,000 units.

Karma Debuts All-New Revero GT

October 14, 2019 at 11:01 AM

Karma Automotive has succeeded its 2018 Revero sport sedan with an all-new GT model for 2020 that boasts more power and a redesigned exterior and interior, says Bob Kruse chief technology officer.

Toyota Readies Plug-In Hybrid RAV4

October 11, 2019 at 3:53 PM

Toyota Motor Corp. will add a plug-in hybrid variant of its redesigned RAV4 compact crossover vehicle next year.

Sleeker Next-Gen Toyota Mirai Gets More Range

October 11, 2019 at 12:00 AM

Toyota Motor Corp.’s redesigned Mirai fuel cell-powered sedan will be larger, more stylish and able to drive 30% farther per fill-up.

BMW Aims to Hike SUV Sales to Fund EV Push

October 10, 2019 at 12:30 PM

BMW AG expects it will more than double sales of its priciest piston-powered models to help fund its push into all-electric vehicles.

Dyson Kills EV Program

October 10, 2019 at 12:25 PM

Home appliance maker Dyson Ltd. has decided to discontinue its ambitious plans to develop an electric car, citing competitive pressures that make the program no longer commercially viable.

Consumer Reports Pans Tesla’s Automated Valet

October 09, 2019 at 2:47 PM

Tesla's new Smart Summon feature, which allows owners to remotely control a driverless car in parking lots, has no obvious consumer benefit, says Consumer Reports.

Frito-Lay, Transportation and the Environment

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 09, 2019 at 6:30 AM

Addressing greenhouse gas reduction in the snack food supply chain

Time Nearing for First Lambo EV?

October 08, 2019 at 2:26 PM

Volkswagen AG’s Lamborghini unit is mulling an all-electric powertrain for the 2+2 grand tourer it aims to launch in about five years.

StreetScooter Hires Former Ford, Tesla Execs

October 08, 2019 at 11:02 AM

Germany’s StreetScooter GmbH has hired two executives from Ford and Tesla to help it expand its electric delivery van business globally.