Manish Kharinta is a automotive writer based in the Los Angeles area. He has worked for automotive industry websites TheSmokingClutch.com, CarDekho.com and CarBikeindia.com. His experience ranges from covering auto shows, to car reviews and breaking automotive news. Manish aims to bring forth his unique perspective on automotive design and technological innovations in the automotive industry.
Tesla Chief Elon Musk Claims the Redesigned Roadster With SpaceX Package Will Hit 60 MPH in 1.1 SecondMay 24, 2021 8:00 AM WST
As the world awaits the arrival of the redesigned Tesla Roadster, the company's Chief Executive Elon Musk claims that with the help of its “SpaceX Package” the electric sports car will be able to accelerate to 60 mph from a complete standstill in just 1.1 second.
May 17, 2021 10:45 AM WST
Subaru recently released teaser images of its first electric vehicle, which will be called the Solterra. Here’s what you need to know about the upcoming electric crossover co-developed with Toyota.
May 09, 2021 3:00 PM WST
The 2022 IONIQ 5 marks a very pivotal milestone for automaker Hyundai, as the company embarks on a new era of electrification. Here's a look at what the upcoming electric crossover has to offer.
May 03, 2021 5:00 PM WST
When Ford Motor Co introduced its Mustang Mach-E fully-electric crossover, it didn’t take long before industry experts and enthusiasts drew a comparison to Tesla’s Model Y, which is currently the best-selling electric crossover in the country. But Ford recently announced the flagship Mach-E GT Performance Edition that can hold its own against the Performance version of the Model Y.
Apr 26, 2021 7:30 AM WST
Tesla might set up its next Gigafactory in India. According to reports, the California company is already headhunting candidates for top management positions and is close to finalizing the location for its first retail outfit in the country.
Apr 19, 2021 12:30 PM WST
Volkswagen's luxury division Audi announced a more affordable version of its fully-electric e-tron SUV. It’s the company's first-ever EV based on Volkswagen’s MEB EV platform, which is also used for the VW ID.4 electric SUV.
Apr 12, 2021 9:00 PM WST
Volkswagen revealed that starting next year, all future MEB-based electric models will get bidirectional charging capability. With bidirectional charging, Volkswagen’s future EVs could be capable of establishing a vehicle-to-grid interface.
Apr 05, 2021 9:15 AM WST
Last week at Daimler’s annual company meeting, the Mercedes-Benz parent shared new details about its upcoming EQS fully-electric sedan. The automaker confirmed that the EQS will come with a 108 kWh battery pack that will offer roughly 479 miles (770 km) of driving range. The range estimate easily beats the 412 mile range of the Long Range Tesla Model S.
Mar 29, 2021 9:20 AM WST
William Bin Li, the CEO and founder of Chinese EV startup Nio who is often referred to as China’s Elon Musk, recently shared a story of how Tesla helped the young EV startup in 2019 during a time period that Li describes as one of the company’s greatest challenges.
Mar 22, 2021 10:00 AM WST
Mercedes-Benz confirmed that it will introduce four all-new electric models in the U.S. by 2022, including two battery-powered sedans.