Hyundai begins production and export of new Kona Electric CUV

Hyundai begins production and export of new Kona Electric CUV

According to reports, a noteworthy first batch of the new Kona Electric compact CUV has been produced by South Korean automaker Hyundai, and export of the vehicle have also been commenced by the co

Tesla makes ‘Premium Upgrades Package’ standard on Model S and Model X non-performance versions

Tesla makes ‘Premium Upgrades Package’ standard on Model S and Model X non-performance versions

Electric vehicle maker Tesla Motors has recently updated the Model S and Model X design studio, to make the ‘Premium Upgrades Package’ a standard feature for non-performance versions of both the el

Tesla brings one of its Semi electric-truck prototypes to Fremont factory

Tesla brings one of its Semi electric-truck prototypes to Fremont factory

US electric vehicle maker Tesla Motors launched a test program for its Tesla Semi earlier in 2018 and, in the recent months, the automaker has been touring the two known Semi prototypes around the

Nissan announces official debut of new LEAF NISMO, sales in Japan to start July 31

Nissan announces official debut of new LEAF NISMO, sales in Japan to start July 31

In a recent announcement, Japanese automaker Nissan said that it is officially launching the new LEAF NISMO sport version, and will begin the sales of the vehicle in Japan at the end of July 2018.

BMW i3 is reportedly getting new battery cell upgrade for over 200-mile range

BMW i3 is reportedly getting new battery cell upgrade for over 200-mile range

In a recent report, BMW-focused German website BimmerToday has revealed that BMW’s i3 all-electric car will be getting a new battery cell upgrade, aimed at giving the car a range of more than 200 m

First units of Tesla Model 3 Performance version for test drive fleet arrive at US stores

First units of Tesla Model 3 Performance version for test drive fleet arrive at US stores

As part of Tesla’s efforts to expand its Model 3 test drive fleet deployed at the US stores, the first units of the Model 3 Performance version for the test drive fleet have started arriving at the

Sacramento’s $44M Green City plan will radically upgrade city’s EV infrastructure

Sacramento’s $44M Green City plan will radically upgrade city’s EV infrastructure

Sacramento is apparently poised to become the capital of electric vehicles (EVs) in the US; with the city’s EV infrastructure set for a major upgrade via a new $44 million Green City program which

Electric Vehicles in Focus

Rimac founder: Company has made great progress to date, there is still much for it to achieve

Croatian electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer Rimac Automobili is a 2009-founded company which has made a noteworthy progress over the last few years; and has already won the support of some car make

Lexus CEO: “Full EVs” are still not ready for primetime due to battery and charging issues

On the sidelines of the Goodwood Festival of Speed, Lexus CEO Yoshihiro Sawa said that “full electric vehicles” (EVs) are not yet ready for primetime because they presently require a long charging

VW confirms plans to produce upcoming all-electric microbus and crossover in US

German automaker Volkswagen (VW) has recently confirmed that it is planning to produce two of its forthcoming all-electric vehicles in the US.

Sales growth of EVs dimmed across major EU markets in H1 2018

According to a Tuesday disclosure by EY consultancy, the growth of sales of electric-vehicles (EVs) and plug-in hybrid car across the major European Union (EU) markets recorded a year-on-year drop

Tesla Model S buyers in Germany asked to pay back €4,000 EV incentive

The Federal Office of Economics and Export Control (BAFA) in Germany is asking Tesla Motors Model S buyers who purchased their vehicles before March 2018 to pay back the €4,000 electric vehicle (EV