Electric Vehicles

South Korea accelerates EV adoption with diesel ban for public sector fleets by 2025

Tesla may very well be hitting its momentum in South Korea at just the right time, as the country recently…

Tesla and EVs poised to hit stride as 82% of UK drivers want gas cars phased out earlier than 2035

A new consumer group called the Electric Vehicle Association (EVA) England recently conducted a study to determine the UK market’s…

Xpeng looks to generate $300 million in funding before U.S. IPO

Xpeng Motors is looking to rally around $300 million in funding prior to its United States' initial public offering (IPO),…

Mercedes EQS EV spied benchmarking against Tesla Model S and Model 3

Mercedes-Benz was spied testing its yet-to-be-released EQS long-range electric vehicle against Tesla's flagship Model S, a vehicle that has arguably…

Thailand is using COVID-19 to ditch gas cars in favor of EVs

Thailand's automotive industry is changing for the better, and it took the COVID-19 pandemic to accelerate the shift to electrification.…

Bank ends fossil fuel loans in favor of EV-driven financing plans

A Danish bank will no longer provide automotive loans for cars powered by fossil fuels in an attempt to encourage…

Lordstown Motors wants to join the electric pickup truck market too

Ohio-based Lordstown Motors unveiled its plans to join the growing electric pickup truck market with its first vehicle, dubbed "Endurance."…

Tesla and other EVs are becoming more attractive to buyers despite the pandemic

Tesla's recent price reduction to three of its vehicles will likely encourage consumers to consider an electric car for their…

Electric transportation is disrupting oil consumption, but cars aren’t the main disruptor

The world's oil companies are taking a hit due to electric modes of transportation and their increasing popularity in today's…

Dyson CEO opens up about its once electric car dream: 600-mile range, solid state batteries

Dyson's electric car would have been spectacular, according to the British technology company whose most notable products include a line…

Volkswagen’s software woes are a large-scale issue affecting more than the ID.3

Volkswagen's software issues are spreading to its petrol-powered machines according to new reports. German media outlets are reporting that the…

Polestar 2 with 275-mile range goes on sale in US via online configurator

Volvo and Geely-owned company Polestar has announced a $59,900 starting price for its Polestar 2 all-electric sedan. The company announced…

Lucid Air goes 400-miles in SF to LA roadtrip on single charge

American electric car startup Lucid Motors drove its "Lucid Air" prototype from its headquarters in Silicon Valley to Los Angeles…

The New Emissions Rollback: The Worst Move at the Worst Time

Welcome to a FREE preview of our weekly newsletter. Each week I go ‘Beyond the News’ and handcraft a special…

Tesla and EV buyers in China find relief in extended “new energy vehicle” subsidy

Chinese Premier Li Leqiang announced on Tuesday that the country would extend "new energy vehicle" subsidies for two additional years.…

Electric Vehicle lifecycle study once again proves lower emissions, debunking “clean petrol” myth

Critics of the electric car movement have long used the argument that an EV's manufacturing process cancels out its positive…

Tesla rival Toyota admits uncomfortable truth about its ‘self-charging’ cars: ‘It’s powered by petrol’

As it turns out, it only takes one sharp-witted Twitter user to get Toyota to admit that its well-promoted "self-charging…

Diesel cars are emitting cancer-linked particles that are too small to be regulated, finds new study

Diesel vehicles are emitting more cancer-causing particles than ever. This is solidifying the fact that cars operating on diesel fuel…

Amazon reveals design of its Rivian-powered electric delivery van

Amazon has revealed the design of its upcoming all-electric delivery vehicle, produced in partnership with Rivian. The $1 trillion dollar…

GM resurrects its biggest gas-guzzler as an all-electric Tesla Cybertruck rival

General Motors will unveil its brand new all-electric truck this Sunday during the Super Bowl. Interestingly enough, GM has decided…