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.
Jan 11, 2021 11:05 AM WST
Tesla’s newest vehicle the Model Y crossover is one of the most popular vehicles in the company’s portfolio thanks to the growing popularity of the crossover/SUV segment, especially in the U.S. Therefore it’s not surprising that U.S. automaker Ford Motor Co has positioned its first electrified offering the Mustang Mach-E SUV as a direct rival to Tesla’s battery-powered Model Y. So et’s take a quick look at how the two electric vehicles fare against each other.
Jan 01, 2021 1:00 PM WST
There are many battery-powered offerings coming our way in 2021 and here are five EVs that you should watch out for.
General Motors Once Again Teases its Upcoming Bolt 'Electric Utility Vehicle' Ahead of its 2021 Production StartDec 30, 2020 9:30 AM WST
General Motors has once again teased its upcoming 2022 Bolt Electric Utility Vehicle (EUV), which will share most of its architecture with the Bolt EV hatchback. Production is set to begin in Summer 2021.
Dec 17, 2020 10:30 AM WST
The world’s automakers are working hard to refresh their product portfolios to feature high-riding models that offer at least some level of electrification. As the world awaits the launch of Tesla’s futuristic Cybertruck, here’s a quick comparison of the Rivian R1T and Bollinger B2, two upcoming electric trucks from startup EV manufacturers that will likely give Tesla its biggest competition in the truck space.
Dec 09, 2020 2:50 PM WST
A recent survey conducted by the automotive test outlet 42HOW in China has declared Tesla’s Autopilot feature as the best automated driving system on the market in China with a total score of 283 out of a 335. The Model 3 managed to set a substantial lead over the first runner-up the BMW X5, which received 208 points respectively. Seventh place was the Cadillac CT6 with a score of 129.5.
Dec 03, 2020 3:05 AM WST
Tesla's new battery technology has generated a lot of excitement in the EV industry. Here’s what you need to know.
Nov 26, 2020 9:00 AM WST
To help streamline production, the Tesla Model 3 will now share new components with the Model Y crossover.
Nov 17, 2020 6:30 PM WST
Automaker Hyundai has confirmed that its 2022 Tucson SUV will offer buyers three options, a plug-in hybrid (PHEV), conventional hybrid and an internal combustion engine model. The Hyundai Tucson PHEV will be powered by a 13.8 kWh battery pack, which the company claims will deliver 70 MPGe of fuel economy.
Nov 10, 2020 9:40 AM WST
Electric automaker Tesla is getting ready to introduce a refreshed version of its mass-market Tesla Model 3 sedan. The upcoming version is poised to receive a wide range of new updates, including add-on features and some new styling elements. In China, Model 3 sedan rolling off the assembly line at Tesla’s Shanghai gigafactory will come with new features such as double pane glass windows and blacked-out exterior trim.
Consumer Reports Says Cadillac’s Super Cruise Automated Driving System Outperforms Tesla’s AutopilotNov 03, 2020 9:30 AM WST
Tesla's Autopilot automated driving feature inspired other automakers around the world to invest in autonomous driving technology. GM introduced its Super Cruise automated driving feature in 2018 on the Cadillac CT6. Now a recent study by Consumer Reports says Super Cruise is one of the best performing systems in the segment, performing even better than Tesla’s Autopilot.