2021 Auto News Indian automobiles

One of India’s First Auto Makers Plan a Tesla-Themed EV Comeback

Credits: www.gadgets.ndtv.com KAB Menon built what is perhaps the first fully Indian-made car, the Aravind ‘Baby’ Model 3. India’s oldest automobile company wants to get back into cars, by launching new EVs. Before ‘aatmanirbhar’ was a slogan, Kunnath Ayyath Balakrishna Menon built what is perhaps the first fully Indian-made car. Over the years, the Aravind […]

2021 Auto News electric vehicles

Electric cars are the future. Here’s how to get American drivers interested in them.

Credits: www.usatoday.com EVs are key to manufacturing jobs and reducing climate change emissions. The on-ramp to these benefits is exciting drivers the way the Model T did. Major electric vehicle announcements by President Joe Biden and General Motors are being hailed as a turning point in the transition to widespread EV production and deployment in America. This matters greatly, because this crucial […]

2021 Auto News Mercedes

No Mercedes-Benz EQC For The USA?

Credits: www.cleantechnica.com Mercedes-Benz reportedly decided that it’s not going to sell its new electric vehicle, the EQC, in the USA. This follows the year-old announcement of the company delaying the American launch of its EV until this year. A company spokesperson told Autoblog, “Following a comprehensive review of market developments, the EQC will not be offered […]

2021 Auto News Toyota

Toyota to launch its mass-market EV cars in USA this year

Credits: www.techstory.in As all the other automaker companies have decided to launch their own electric vehicle versions, Toyota has announced its all-electric vehicle launch in the U.S.  The arrival includes the launch of two battery-electric vehicles and a plug-in hybrid model stated by Toyota North America. The automaker company expects to raise the production of […]

2021 Auto News American cars General Motors USA automobiles

Four Reasons to Hold Your Applause For Automakers’ Big EV Promises

Credits: usa.streetsblog.org General Motors made waves when it announced last week that it would aim to manufacture only electric vehicles by 2035 — but advocates are skeptical that the move will have much of a climate impact without a slate of accompanying policy changes. On its surface, the news that the automaker behind many of […]

2020 Auto News Auto Sales USA automobiles

Less carbon, more electric vehicles: automakers prepare for potential Biden win

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Automakers are gearing up for tough new vehicle emissions rules and policies favoring electric vehicles if Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden wins the White House. Biden and U.S. President Donald Trump both need the votes of auto workers in Midwestern swing states such as Michigan and Ohio, and both say they […]

2020 Auto News Auto Sales USA automobiles

Canadian electric vehicle company ElectraMeccanica eyes Nashville area for U.S. assembly plant

Canadian electric vehicle designer and manufacturer ElectraMeccanica named Tennessee as one of two finalists for the location of its SOLO EV United States assembly facility Tuesday. The proposed plant includes an engineering technical center with facilities for electric vehicle testing and an assembly facility for the brand’s single-occupant, three-wheeled SOLO electric vehicles, which are under production and have yet to […]