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UK firm Soventem details racing-inspired urban EVs for 2024

Credit: autocar.co.uk Firm plans to launch small electric cars using radical, carbon-neutral production techniques New British firm Soventem is hoping to shake up the EV industry with a unique take on car sharing, using carbon-neutral electric cars with unconventional designs and a focus on automation. The London-based start-up aims to launch its EVs in the […]

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Chinese electric car company builds robot unicorn

Credit: drive.com.au Chinese electric vehicle manufacturer Xpeng unveils its mechanical unicorn project – a robot similar to an autonomous vehicle that kids can ride and interact with. Chinese electric vehicle manufacturer, Xpeng, has created a robot ‘unicorn’ – a device equipped for children to ride. Named the “Little White Dragon”, its automotive-derived sensors and artificial […]

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How to buy the right electric car for yourself

Credit: auto.economictimes.indiatimes.com Amidst rising fuel prices and growing concerns over global warming, electric vehicles have been promoted as an answer to many problems. If you are planning to buy one, here’s something that you need to know. Electric vehicles (EVs) have made quite a huge impact in the last couple of years and many have […]

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Microlino electric production car breaks cover

Credit: drive.com.au The BMW Isetta-inspired micro two-seater will start rolling off its production line later this year. Swiss manufacturer, Micro Mobility Systems AG, has debuted the final production version of its cute-as-a-button Microlino battery-electric micro car. Dubbed Microlino 2.0, the BMW Isetta-inspired two-seater will go into production later this year, after first being shown to […]

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Audi’s Grandsphere Concept Is a Rolling Electric-Powered Living Room

Credit: caranddriver.com The self-driving luxury EV concept sedan even has a plant in the center console. Audi has unveiled the dramatically-styled Grandsphere concept, which showcases the brand’s future design direction. The Grandsphere concept is an electric sedan that also features a vision for future autonomous driving technology. A lounge-like interior features a retractable steering column […]

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DS to go electric-only in 2024 with first bespoke EV

Credit : autocar.co.uk Stellantis’s premium brand will make all-electric switch with new model and electric version of DS 4 hatchback French manufacturer DS Automobiles will mark its reinvention as an electric-only brand in 2024 with a new full electric version of the DS 4 hatchback and its first bespoke EV. The firm confirmed earlier this […]

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Japan Doesn’t Have Enough Electric Cars for Its EV Chargers

Credit: bloomberg.com Japan, which Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has pledged will become carbon neutral by 2050, is grappling with a classic ‘build it and they will come’ problem. After offering subsidies to the tune of 100 billion yen ($911 million) in fiscal 2012 to build charging stations and spur electric-vehicle adoption, charging poles mushroomed.  Now, […]

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2021 Hyundai Kona Electric price and specs: New Standard Range cuts base price to $54,500

Credit: drive.com.au Hyundai’s small electric SUV gets $6000 cheaper, thanks to a new 100kW electric motor and 39kWh battery, branded as the Standard Range. 2021 Hyundai Kona Electric pricing and specification Standard Range option added with 100kW e-motor and 305km range Extended Range variants get $1500 to $2000 price cut Priced from $54,500 before on-road […]

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EVs to play a key role in making the world climate neutral by 2050, says study

Credit: auto.hindustantimes.com Electric vehicles can play a key role in achieving the target of the Paris Agreement, claims a study by International Council on Clean Transportation. It claims that battery electric vehicles and hydrogen fuel cell vehicles can play a key role in making the world climate neutral by 2050. Electric vehicles can play a […]

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Opinion: EVs Should Not Get More Government Incentives

Credit: thetruthaboutcars.com The current $7,500 Federal electric vehicle tax incentive could get a boost to $12,500 if the “Clean Energy for America” bill ever makes its way to reality – but it’s absolutely the wrong way to go, in my opinion. And, I know – “Who cares what Jo thinks about EV incentives,” right? Right […]