EV-Hybrid

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.