Follow
Subscribe
Strong SUV Sales Nullifying Environmental Benefits From Electric Vehicles

Strong SUV Sales Nullifying Environmental Benefits From Electric Vehicles

Large, thirsty SUVs are more popular than ever, and despite increasing popularity in electric cars, a new study found that they’re canceling out all of the good things EVs are doing for the environment.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-10-20 07:00 PT

Electric Vehicles Getting Hit With Higher Fees at the State Level

Electric Vehicles Getting Hit With Higher Fees at the State Level

All owners of gasoline-powered cars have to worry about is the gas tax, but electric-vehicle owners are subjected to high fees at the state level that are possibility discouraging consumers from making the switch.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-10-15 05:30 PT

Audi’s Latest PPE Platform Is Part of a Four-Pronged EV Approach

Audi’s Latest PPE Platform Is Part of a Four-Pronged EV Approach

The Premium Platform Electric platform is being produced with some help from Porsche and will help Volkswagen Group come out with numerous electric cars.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-10-13 06:00 PT

Bosch Believes Small Explosions Will Make EVs Safer in Accidents

Bosch Believes Small Explosions Will Make EVs Safer in Accidents

More specifically, tiny explosions would reduce the possibility of an electric cable that's connected to the EV's battery coming into contact with the car's body, electronics, or other wires to reduce the risk of an electronic shock.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-10-07 09:00 PT

Startup Rivian Planning to Offer Subscription Services for EVs

Startup Rivian Planning to Offer Subscription Services for EVs

Electric startup Rivian is looking to offer consumers with a subscription service that would give customers access to its electric pickup and SUV without a long-term commitment.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-10-06 06:00 PT

Electric Vehicle Sales Fall After China Scales Back Subsidies

Electric Vehicle Sales Fall After China Scales Back Subsidies

China, the world’s largest automotive market, cut back subsidies for electric vehicles. The small act resulted in the first time electric car sales fell by 14 percent.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-09-06 13:45 PT

Autolist Survey Reveals Price, Range, and Lack of Charging Holding EVs Back

Autolist Survey Reveals Price, Range, and Lack of Charging Holding EVs Back

Out of 1,567 car shoppers that were surveyed, these three things were the largest reasons why they wouldn’t buy an electric car.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-08-26 10:19 PT

EVs Continue to Shine in Norway, Account for Nearly Half of Automobile Sales

EVs Continue to Shine in Norway, Account for Nearly Half of Automobile Sales

Fully-electric vehicles sold extremely well in Norway in the first half of 2019, accounting for approximately half of new vehicle sales.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-07-05 07:00 PT

EU Requires EVs to Have Fake Engine Noise

EU Requires EVs to Have Fake Engine Noise

The requirement is considered a safety feature for pedestrians.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-07-04 07:00 PT

Tesla Building Its Own EV Battery Cells in Secret Lab: Report

Tesla Building Its Own EV Battery Cells in Secret Lab: Report

Tesla’s taking the next step to solidifying its place as a major electric automaker by looking into ways to develop its own batteries.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-06-29 05:00 PT

EVs Expected to Account For Half of New-Car Sales by 2040

EVs Expected to Account For Half of New-Car Sales by 2040

A new analysis by Bloomberg New Energy Finance claims that electric cars are on path to account for 57 percent of all passenger car sales worldwide by 2040.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-05-18 06:00 PT

Illinois Becomes Latest State to Charge EV Owners With Annual Fee

Illinois Becomes Latest State to Charge EV Owners With Annual Fee

llinois Sen. Martin Sandoval has announced a plan would see drivers looking to register their electric vehicle pay $1,000 annually. That’s a dramatic increase of 5,614 percent from the current rate of $17.50 per year.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-05-14 09:21 PT

Hyundai’s Upcoming App Allows EV Owners to Adjust Their Car’s Performance

Hyundai’s Upcoming App Allows EV Owners to Adjust Their Car’s Performance

The old days of spending hours and thousands of dollars to tune your car are long gone, as Hyundai’s new app gives owners the ability to tweak their EV’s performance with a simple swipe of a smartphone.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-04-28 06:00 PT

Tesla’s Long Range Model S Now Has a Range of 370 Miles

Tesla’s Long Range Model S Now Has a Range of 370 Miles

The electric automaker also updated the Model X to increase range to 325 miles.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-04-26 05:00 PT

China’s Electric Car Bubble on the Verge of Popping

China’s Electric Car Bubble on the Verge of Popping

More and more automakers and companies are coming out with electric vehicles for the Chinese market, but there’s not enough consumers to purchase the cars, leading to a large bubble that could burst.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-04-18 06:00 PT

Car Batteries Lagging Behind Fast Car Chargers

Car Batteries Lagging Behind Fast Car Chargers

Automakers may finally be packing more range into electric vehicles, but battery technology in cars is still well behind what modern fast chargers are capable of.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-04-14 10:40 PT

Mini Cautiously Approaching an Electric Future

Mini Cautiously Approaching an Electric Future

While Mini has plans to offer every vehicle in its lineup with an electrified powertrain, the automaker isn’t rushing into the world of EVs.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-04-12 10:24 PT

Audi Turning to Green Factory to Manufacture EVs

Audi Turning to Green Factory to Manufacture EVs

Electric vehicles may be more efficient and produce less emissions than cars with internal combustion engines, but manufacturing the cars produces much more emissions. Audi’s looking to make manufacturing its EVs more friendly to the environment.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-04-11 03:00 PT

Startup Innolith Claims to Have EV Battery Capable of 600 Miles of Range

Startup Innolith Claims to Have EV Battery Capable of 600 Miles of Range

Switzerland startup stated to have electric-vehicle battery with an energy density of 1,000 watt-hours per kilogram and a range of 600 miles.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-04-10 07:00 PT

Tesla Model 3 Sets New Delivery Record in Norway

Tesla Model 3 Sets New Delivery Record in Norway

In March, a total of 3,593 Model 3 sedans have been registered in Norway, making the electric vehicle the best-selling battery-powered vehicle in the country.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-03-29 10:11 PT

  Home Prev 1 2 3 4 5 Next