Electric Vehicles

GM announces ‘exponential jump’ in electronics that will allow OTA updates by 2023

In an announcement on Monday, General Motors Co stated that most of its global fleet of vehicles would be capable…

Rivian debuts R1T at 2019 Overland Expo outdoor and lifestyle meet

This year's Overland Expo West, held in Fort Tuthill County Park, Flagstaff, AZ, features a pretty unique exhibitor. Amidst the…

Tesla Model X challenger Mercedes-Benz EQC to enter production at 100 units/day

Reports from a local German news agency have noted that Mercedes-Benz is set to ramp the production of its first…

Porsche Taycan Turbo first ride teases production specs and price, Turbo S and RWD GTS variant

Porsche recently granted Automobile Magazine a rare test ride in the Taycan Turbo, the top-tier variant of the company's first…

Tesla is a pioneer that drives Volkswagen’s EV initiatives, says CEO Herbert Diess

Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess was recently asked about his insights on American electric car maker Tesla during an appearance at…

Audi e-tron customers face more delivery delays, fines for canceled orders: report

As Audi starts delivering the e-tron all-electric SUV to customers, some reservation holders in Norway are complaining over extra delays…

Tesla (TSLA) completes $2.7B funding round as BMW pledges more EV competition

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) announced on Wednesday that it had closed its $2.7 billion offering of stock and convertible notes. The electric…

FCA’s Maserati brand swears off all-electric cars amid Tesla fleet pooling deal

Italian luxury carmaker Maserati has announced that its lineup of vehicles will never go all-electric. While the carmaker will be…

Rivian is setting the stage for a test drive program for the R1T and R1S

Rivian appears to be setting the stage for the introduction of a test drive program for its first two vehicles,…

Rivian patent application hints at 900V fast charging capabilities

A recently published Rivian patent application titled "Configurable Battery Pack for Fast Charge" describes a method of switching between battery…

Exclusive: How NIO plans to stay a step ahead of Tesla and German rivals in China

In a high-end shopping district in Shanghai, China sits one of the newest, premium electric vehicles in the market: the…

Tesla rival Volkswagen takes stand against FUD on electric cars’ carbon footprint

Tesla rival Volkswagen has taken a stand against a debunked yet insistent argument against all-electric vehicles. In a recent study…

Porsche Taycan looks uncannily similar to the Mission E without its headlight camo

A recent sighting of a Porsche Taycan prototype has provided a surprisingly refreshing look at the upcoming all-electric four-door sedan.…

Rivian receives $500 million investment to help Ford develop electric vehicles

Veteran automaker Ford Motor Co. announced on Wednesday that it is investing $500 million in electric truck maker Rivian. The…

My time with NIO and visit to their electric car factory was an eye-opener

This is a free excerpt of our weekly members-only newsletter. Each week, we give you our take on the biggest…

Tesla Model 3 makes way for Jaguar as I-PACE secures World Car of the Year Award

The Jaguar I-PACE swept a new round of awards recently at the 2019 New York Auto Show. After a long…

Once-hailed ‘Tesla Killer’ Audi e-tron slows down production to just 6 hrs/day: report

The Audi e-tron, once dubbed by avid Tesla critics as a potential "Tesla Killer," is reportedly running into production problems…

Tesla owners in Portugal escape fuel shortage hell due to truck drivers’ strike

Tesla owners in Portugal are thanking the electric car maker since their vehicles are proving immune to the ongoing gas…

Rivian showcases outdoor adventure lifestyle in buildup to NY Auto Show debut

Rivian continues to tease its upcoming appearance at the 2019 New York International Auto Show, where the company is expected…

Tesla Model 3 becomes focal point of EV debate between VW and Toyota

The arrival and the succeeding disruption being brought upon by the Tesla Model 3 has been palpable, especially in the…