Startup Readies Modular Electric Trucks

October 08, 2019 at 10:36 AM

Neuron Corp., a Los Angeles-based electric vehicle startup, plans to unveil a range of trucks at next month’s China International Import Expo in Shanghai.

Bosch Readies More Efficient Microchips for EVs

October 07, 2019 at 5:23 PM

Robert Bosch GmbH says it will begin commercial production next year of significantly more efficient computer chips for electric vehicles.

BMW to Add 1 Series EV

October 07, 2019 at 5:22 PM

BMW AG is developing an all-electric version of its next-generation tiny 1 Series sedan.

Honda Ridgeline Pickup to Get Hybrid Option?

October 07, 2019 at 4:48 PM

Honda Motor Co. is adding a hybrid-electric variant to its Ridgeline midsize pickup truck, according to leaked information on a dealership’s website.

India’s EV Market Going Nowhere

October 07, 2019 at 3:02 PM

Demand for electric cars in India is barely moving and won’t accelerate until prices drop and the country’s network of charging stations expands dramatically, says Bloomberg News.

Karma, Hella & Advances in Tech

By: Gary S. Vasilash - October 07, 2019 at 6:30 AM

From electrically driven luxury vehicles to headlamps that shine better than jewels

VW Eager to Share Know-How for Premium EVs

October 04, 2019 at 1:50 PM

Volkswagen AG says it is talking with other carmakers about sharing key technologies for premium electric vehicles in hopes of cutting development and production costs.

U.S. Finds Fake Claims for EV Credits

October 04, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Some 16,500 U.S. consumers filed fraudulent claims for more than $70 million in tax credits for electric cars, the Dept. of the Treasury says.

Dana, Valeo Team Up on 48-Volt Hybrid Tech

October 03, 2019 at 10:26 AM

Dana Inc. and Valeo SA are partnering to supply 48-volt electric systems for all-wheel-drive hybrid cars and low-speed electric vehicles.

Tesla Posts 3Q Sales Record But Pace Lags

October 03, 2019 at 12:28 AM

Tesla Inc.’s sales hit a record 97,000 units in July-September, but that pace isn't enough to reach the company's full-year target of at least 360,000 electric cars.

Lucid Motors Files Plans for Arizona Factory

October 02, 2019 at 4:23 PM

Electric vehicle startup Lucid Motors Inc. has formalized plans to construct its $675 million manufacturing facility in Casa Grande, Ariz.

Suzuki Readies Hybrid, Autonomous Concepts

October 02, 2019 at 11:32 AM

Suzuki Motor Corp. will publicly unveil a pair of retro-styled concept vehicles later this month at the Tokyo auto show.