Electric Vehicles

Toyota President takes dig at self-driving cars while criticizing the electric vehicle transition

Toyota Motor Corp President Akio Toyoda recently shared a subtle dig at self-driving cars during a meeting with the company's…

Volkswagen is financially ready for electrification, says CFO

Volkswagen CFO Arno Antlitz said that the auto group is in an excellent financial position to fund electrification. According to…

Lordstown brings Endurance truck to commercial production, expanding EV pickup market

Update: 12:17 pm est: second subheading updated for accuracy. F-150 Lightning was third pickup to market. Lordstown Motors announced this…

GM’s driverless Cruise robotaxis are causing headaches for San Francisco motorists

GM's Cruise driverless robotaxi service has been rolled out to San Francisco successfully, but the cars themselves have caused some…

GM pushes back return-to-office plan amid employee resistance

Veteran automaker General Motors has pushed back the start of its return-to-office plan. The decision was reportedly made amidst criticisms…

DeLorean executives sued by Karma for pursuing venture during EV development

Several DeLorean executives are being sued by their former employer Karma Automotive for pursuing an outside venture while being told…

Polestar 3, the company’s first SUV, to be unveiled October 12

Polestar announced today that it would unveil its first all-electric SUV, labeled the Polestar 3, at an event in Copenhagen,…

Tata Motors launches an EV in India that only costs $10,000

Tata Motors launched the Tiago.ev all-electric hatchback in India today, which will only cost consumers a little more than $10,000…

Uber expands EV rental options with Stellantis partnership

Uber has announced a partnership with Stellantis brand Free2Move to offer electric vehicles to drivers on a rental system. Uber…

U.S. approves 75,000 miles worth of EV chargers across all 50 states, D.C., Puerto Rico

The United States Department of Transportation announced this morning that it had approved plans to build enough electric vehicle charging…

China’s electric vehicle subsidy program extended to end of 2023

China's Ministry of Finance, State Taxation Administration, and Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) announced it will extend its…

Fisker commits to Ocean launch in India with plans for local manufacturing

Fisker has committed to manufacturing the Ocean electric SUV in India, which will help customers avoid hefty import duties to…

Rivian shows off R1T and EDV service vehicles capable of handling 80% of all repairs

Rivian has shared a preview of its dedicated R1T and EDV service vehicles. The custom-built service units are designed to…

General Motors converts ICE drivetrain facility to EV motor production

General Motors has announced that they would be investing $760 million in converting their Toledo Ohio facility to product motors…

Ford Mustang Mach-E to be used by Homeland Security

The Department of Homeland Security has unveiled its new electric vehicle platform, the Ford Mustang Mach-E. Ford has long dominated…

CATL strikes multiple battery deals for commercial electric vehicles

CATL has struck multiple battery supply deals for commercial electric vehicle applications at the IAA Transportation 2022 event in Hanover,…

Elon Musk calls on NHTSA to update terminology following 1M unit Tesla ‘recall’

Elon Musk called the NHTSA's terminology of over-the-air software updates being used as recalls "outdated and inaccurate," after the agency…

Tesla could build an electric boat for Giga Texas public park

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the automaker could develop a small electric boat for the Giga Texas public park, known…

Mercedes-Benz unveils concept electric semi-truck

Mercedes-Benz has unveiled a concept all-electric semi-truck. While much of the world is looking to electrify transport, electric semi-trucks lag…

Hertz announces 175,000 electric vehicle deal with GM to expand rental fleet

Hertz announced that it would purchase 175,000 electric vehicles from General Motors over the next five years across the Detroit-automotive…