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The fastest electric cars of 2022 – The fastest electric vehicles of 2022

Electric vehicles are getting the attention they deserve lately, both environmentally friendly and with improvements in electric vehicle technology. We have previously listed seven electric vehicles offering the longest range on a single charge for those who suffer from distance anxiety. Now is the time for performance enthusiasts to experience the fastest electric vehicles on […]

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The race to build a solid-state battery for electric cars

Placeholder while loading article actions In September, Toyota gave the world a glimpse into the company’s future. In an 11-second YouTube video, he showed a modern four-door car driving around a test track. The biggest upgrade was the slogan on the right side of the car: “Powered By All-Solid-State Battery.” In recent years, auto giants […]

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A story about the evolution of Mahindra electric cars

Back to the birth of Mahindra Electric. As we enter the age of electric cars, we believe it is necessary to shine some light on a company that pioneered the concept in India long before any other manufacturer thought of it. Yes, of course, we are talking about the Reva Electric Car Company, which is […]

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Student-built electric cars hit the track, the governor updates his spending plan, and more. – OECD Newsroom

The rubber met the road last weekend for electric vehicles built and designed by 11 local high school teams participating in the Vital Link Energy Invitational. As the Daily Pilot reported, two teams from Foothill High in the Tustin Unified School District placed first and third after four innings in a parking lot on the […]

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VW CEO thinks he can sell more electric cars than Tesla by 2025 – is that even possible?

Herbert Diess, CEO of the Volkswagen Group, estimates that the German automaker can sell more electric cars than Tesla by 2025. Is this goal even possible? When it comes to all-electric vehicle sales, everyone is trying to catch up with Tesla, but the automaker has a big lead, and it’s not slowing down. With early […]

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California wants more electric cars. But many public chargers don’t work

If electric cars are going to transform California, they need to be easy to charge. There’s a catch: More than a quarter of public charging stations in the Bay Area aren’t working, according to a recent survey. “It’s a mess, and you can’t just drive down the street to find another one,” said Michael Bolcerek, […]

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The silence of electric cars presents a new danger for cyclists

Before the rain fell and silenced the lambs, there were moments on the road bike this week that gently tapped into a sixth sense, that slight somewhere else between sight, hearing and smell. If you believe Werner Herzog, the only way to travel for real is on foot. Herzog was in conversation with The New […]

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Electric cars would be perfect if we could charge them

The second commitment automakers have honored and achieved is breadth of consumer choice. When this first Leaf appeared in 2011, drivers had a choice of nine plug-in cars. Now motorists can choose from 140 pure electric and plug-in hybrid models, with another 50 expected to arrive by the end of 2022. We’ve gone from plug-in […]

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What is instantaneous torque and how does it work in electric cars?

To say that electric vehicles are surprisingly fast is an understatement. Models like the Tesla Model S Plaid can easily accelerate from 0-60 in less than 2 seconds under the right circumstances. This puts them in league with some of the most expensive and powerful supercars. However, the driving force behind the incredibly fast acceleration […]

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Students race electric cars at the Kehoe Grand Prix

SHELBY — The Kehoe Center parking lot at North Central State College in Shelby was filled with electric cars circling around Friday afternoon. This was the fourth year of the Kehoe Grand Prix, where high school kids from Richland, Ashland and Crawford counties and College-NOW students race electric cars they built. The College-NOW Engineering Academy […]

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How the US wants to make charging electric cars (almost) as painless as pumping gas

Electric vehicles are widely seen as the future. Ford will soon begin delivering its new F-150 Lightning, the electric version of its pickup truck, and other automakers are racing to electrify their most popular models. But many drivers considering switching to electric vehicles cite a similar concern: the hypothetical nightmare of being stuck in the […]

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Electric cars will lead South Wales marathons and 10k races under new sponsorship deal – Swansea Bay News

Swansea handyman, Ash Heynes has been among the final 7 names who could win SGS Engineering’s 2022 Local Hero Awards. Voting opens today, allowing the public to choose their winner. There is £1,000 up for grabs for the trader who takes the trophy, as well as £250 for four regional runners-up. The ‘local hero’ competition […]

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LOOKOUT PM: Electric cars, no masks on the subway and a new behavioral health hotline

Well, my friends, I hope you passed Monday unscathed. Even though we all had to leave our comfortable weekend mode to start a new week, the weather was beautiful and sunny most of the day. More are also on the way, with temperatures expected to top 65 degrees all week. Before we start Monday’s news, […]

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Strong competition ahead at Tesla with budget-segment electric cars, Auto News, ET Auto

The rising cost of a few key raw materials and the inflationary impact on production caused Tesla to repeatedly raise the price of its vehicles around the world. New Delhi: In a few years, Tesla will face stiff competition from traditional automakers like Volkswagen, Toyota and Stellantis, which released their ambitious vehicle electrification plans last […]

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Instant torque helps electric cars accelerate faster than gas-powered compatriots

An emerging theme with modern electric vehicles is that they are incredibly fast, especially in drag racing, because they use instantaneous torque to achieve rapid acceleration. Often, their gas-powered counterparts feel sluggish by comparison. In fact, several electric cars can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 2.6 seconds or less, such as the Porsche […]

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Local students unite to build electric cars for a major racing event

green|spaces’ annual event, the Green Prix, transforms the UTC sports complex next to Engel Stadium on May 6 and 7 into a fully functioning racecourse. Take a good look – the racing cars and drivers might surprise you! Sponsored by EPB, the event features 35 teams of Hamilton County students, ages 9-18, racing electric vehicles […]

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Volvo’s electric cars boosted by investment in ‘five-minute’ charging battery technology

Volvo Cars has invested in a breakthrough battery technology company that could see its future electric vehicles get a range of nearly 100 miles from a five-minute charge. ‘) } // –> Having been the first major automaker to announce it is ditching internal combustion engine cars as it races towards an all-electric future, its […]

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Electric Car Comparison: 2023 Subaru Solterra vs 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 | WJHL

(The Car Connection) — Electric cars are no longer niche vehicles, and the new 2023 Subaru Solterra and 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 show just how much the mainstream has turned to battery-powered crossover SUVs. 2022 electric range test: Hyundai Ioniq 5 vs Kia EV6 The duo also represents a trend of automakers teaming up to […]

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Why Maruti thinks electric cars in India are hard to sell under ₹10 lakh

Maruti Suzuki will launch the first of its electric vehicles in India by 2025. It aims to be the leader in the electric four-wheeler segment, currently led by Tata Motors. By : HT automatic office | Updated: April 19, 2022, 2:19 PM Maruti thinks electric cars in India are hard to sell under ₹10 lakh. […]

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California plan aims to triple electric car sales by 2026

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California wants electric vehicle sales to triple over the next four years to 35% of all new car purchases, an ambitious goal set as part of the goal to phase out the sale of gasoline cars by the middle of the next decade. The California Air Resources Board’s proposal would slowly […]

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Nissan seeks to create the battery that could change electric cars forever

This article was translated from our Spanish edition using AI technologies. Errors may exist due to this process. We know it: the future of the automotive industry is electric. Automakers are clear about this and are working hard to develop vehicles that help them achieve the goal of reaching carbon neutrality in their products and […]

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Electric trucks save 1.5 times more emissions than electric cars

If we have to go through all the trouble of tearing every last ounce of lithium off the planet just to be able to send nine billion ton electric vans down the road on autopilot, they better be good for the environment. All this and more in The morning shift for April 11, 2022. 1st […]

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Peterborough still in the running as a test city for small electric cars

Peterborough is set to become Ontario’s first test city for a new type of mini electric car. The single-seater car is developed by Magna founder Frank Stronach; in June Stronach came to Peterborough with prototypes and said he wanted his proving ground to be here. On Friday, Peterborough-Kawartha MPP Dave Smith met with city officials […]

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Best Electric Cars in South Africa — With Prices

Electric vehicles (EVs) are known to provide excellent acceleration performance, and South Africans have several high-performance EVs to choose from. South Africa’s most impressive high-performance electric vehicle is the Porsche Taycan Turbo S, with a 0-60 mph time of 2.8 seconds. Its electric motors produce 560 kW of power and 1,050 Nm of torque, and […]

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Are electric cars the future? Don’t cancel internal combustion power just yet as Porsche picks up the eFuel pace – Car News

Porsche is investing nearly A$100 million in the development of an environmentally friendly synthetic fuel, with the potential to keep new and existing internal combustion vehicles running indefinitely. Acquiring a long-term stake (12.5%) in eFuel specialist HIF Global, Porsche’s capital injection will help support the construction of a pilot production plant in Punta Arenas, Chile. […]

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GM and Honda want to sell electric cars at low prices

At one point during Tuesday’s conference call, a reporter asked for a definition of the word “affordable.” The question was posed to Ken Morris, executive vice president of electric, autonomous and fuel cell programs at General Motors. (GM) – Get General Motors company reportand Rick Schostek, executive vice president of corporate operations at American Honda […]

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Hydrogen Fuel Cell vs Battery Electric Cars: Pros, Cons and Future Potential Explained

In the race to phase out fossil-fuel cars, automakers and governments are constantly evaluating alternative energy sources. Battery electric vehicles (BEVs) – or EVs that have no power source other than a battery – are the cars of the future. But hydrogen fuel cells offer an equally environmentally friendly solution without any harmful emissions. In […]

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Tata Motors will showcase new electric car SUVs – Everything you need to know

New Delhi: Tata Motors wants to increase its lead in the EV space and after the success of the Nexon EV, it is now readying its next wave of new electric cars. The automaker has promised 10 electric vehicles in the next 5 years, including cars based on a new electric vehicle platform as well […]

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Top 20 electric cars in the world — February 2022

Global plug-in vehicle registrations increased by 99% in February 2022 compared to February 2021. There were 541,000 registrations, representing 9.3% (6.4% BEV share) of the overall automotive market . That’s nearly double plug-in vehicle sales from a year ago, meaning the global auto market is already entering the Electrical disturbance zone. Add in the 587,000 […]

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What were the first electric cars? History and evolution

When you hear the phrase “first electric cars,” you might think of the Tesla Roadster or the Nissan Leaf. But the first electric cars in the United States were built before 1900, survived for another three decades, and then ceased production in the 1920s. For electric vehicles to succeed today, it’s important to ask why […]

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Quantum batteries could charge electric cars faster than it takes to queue for gas

While electric cars can be great for fuel economy and the environment, one of their biggest shortcomings is the need to regularly recharge their batteries. High-power charging stations in public areas can fully charge them in around 30 minutes, but home charging can take up to 10 hours. All of that could change if scientists […]

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Upcoming Hyundai-Kia electric cars in India

Check out our list of upcoming Hyundai and Kia electric cars, which are expected to go on sale in the Indian market by 2025 In the Indian car market, electric mobility is slowly but steadily gaining popularity, with Tata Motors currently leading the race. Hyundai and its sister company, Kia, plan to take a bigger […]

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Electric cars begin to circulate in Vietnam on the strategy of billionaire Pham Nhat Vuong

After VinFast launched its “blockbuster” strategy on the development of electric cars, a number of automakers imported electric cars to sell them in the domestic market. Experts believe that Vietnam, with a population of 100 million, a high percentage of internet users and a high proportion of people eager to experience new things, is one […]

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Electric cars are now three to six times cheaper to drive in the US as gas prices rise

Electric cars are now three to six times cheaper to drive in the United States as gas prices rise and become more volatile. The fact that electric vehicles are more efficient and less expensive to operate than their gas-powered counterparts is not new information, but it is becoming more and more evident and of more […]

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Balance/Sustainability — Reusing oil to build electric cars

Today is Friday. Welcome to Equilibrium, a newsletter that follows the growing global battle over the future of sustainability. Subscribe here. According to a team of scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the “heavy and gooey” leftovers from the petroleum refining process could become a key ingredient in making electric vehicles lighter, cheaper and […]

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Porsche just made a mind-boggling prediction for 2030

A Taycan drives through town. Porsche There was no guarantee that Porsche would be one of the automakers to thrive as the industry shifted from internal combustion engines to electric motors. But so far, the German luxury car maker has been hugely successful. The company began selling its first hybrids in 2010 and its first […]

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Street noises: a battery-powered symphony for electric cars

In their basic form, electric cars are quiet. Hans Zimmer wants to change that. The Oscar-winning composer behind Gladiator and The black Knight goes from the big screen to the road to answer a question the industry has been asking for years: what should an electric car look like? For a century, the unmistakable hum […]

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Racer and hot rodder creates a charging solution for electric cars

A former racing driver and hot rodder has turned to electric car charging. Jim Bardia currently owns an MG Metro 6R4 Group B rally car and a nitrous-boosted V-8 ambulance which he uses to deliver stuffed animals to children’s hospitals. But its biggest project is Change Wind Corporation, which markets a unique EV charging solution […]

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How a handful of metals could determine the future of electric cars: NPR

A worker assembles Volkswagen electric cars at the company’s factory in Zwickau, Germany, on January 27. Automakers like Volkswagen are racing to get enough metals to power the batteries needed to make electric vehicles. Jens Schlueter/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Jens Schlueter/Getty Images A worker assembles Volkswagen electric cars at the company’s factory in […]

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Lucide, Mercedes, Tesla and more

If I had a penny for every time I heard someone complaining about electric vehicles and autonomy…wow…I’d be a rich man! In fact, I would be so rich that I could perhaps afford a Lucid Air, the new King range! It will reach 500 miles on the highway, which is about 800 km… but would […]

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These 10 electric cars will make range anxiety a thing of the past

The past decade has been great for the electric vehicle industry. Electric cars have gone from futuristic concepts to a reality that is slowly taking over the roads. However, while electric car sales have increased dramatically, there are still a large number of gearheads who still say they will never switch to electric vehicles. One […]

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How the recent commodity boom will affect electric cars

Electric vehicles rely heavily on raw materials such as lithium, nickel, palladium and cobalt. Photo: John Walton/PA Images via Getty Commodities are rising due to the Russian-Ukrainian conflict as fears mount that supplies will be disrupted by the ongoing war and sanctions imposed on Moscow. The global automotive industry is also bracing for further impact […]

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So, what is the future of gas stations?

Electric vehicles are on the rise and soon conventionally powered cars will be a thing of the past. Service stations are therefore faced with obsolescence. The end of gas stations as we know them is on the horizon. The internal combustion engine (ICE) is giving way to electric vehicles (EV). Already, electric vehicles are hitting […]

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Best-selling electric cars (worldwide) in January 2022

Tesla Model Y is No. 1 in the hot electric car market. Registrations rose 87% year-on-year (year-on-year) in January, to more than 603,000 units. The Chinese market was the main driver of growth, as can also be seen on the top sellers list. In terms of share, 2022 started with plug-in vehicles securing 10% share […]

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Nexon EV leads the race

Tata Nexon EV, with a 62% market share, was the best-selling electric car in the country last year. Check out the list of Top 5 Selling Electric Cars in India in 2021 here! Electric cars are gradually becoming very popular in the Indian market. The electric vehicle industry in India is still in its infancy […]

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When electric cars rule the road, they’ll need spotlights to power up

Samuel Abuelsamid, principal analyst at Guidehouse Insights, an infrastructure consultancy, agrees with this assessment. “There is certainly a large addressable market for this type of service,” he said. “This whole area is something that’s going to be critically important because you have all these automakers that are making huge plans to build and hopefully sell […]

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Ford targets 2 million electric cars per year and 10% operating profit

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) is betting hard on e-transportation and is targeting production of 2 million electric vehicles (EVs) per year and an adjusted operating margin of 10% by 2026. The goals are among the most ambitious compared to the company’s current outlook. Image source: Ford (screenshot) – Valuewalk Q4 2021 Hedge Fund Letters, Talks […]

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What is synthetic e-fuel and will it make electric cars obsolete?

When Porsche announced it was teaming up with Siemens and energy companies ENEL and AME to build a synthetic electronic fuels plant in Chile, it was music to many people’s ears. The idea of ​​electronic fuels, many believed, would not only allow owners to keep their classic Porsches on the road, it could save the […]

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Meet Audi’s All-New First Electric Cars Ready to Shine on the SA Market

Fuel cost stress will soon be a thing of the past as more and more automakers are launching electric cars on the market. In South Africa, Audi SA joined BMW and Mercedes-Benz in the race. But they have since taken the lead, launching a whole range of electronically controlled vehicles this week. Part of the […]

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Air-cooled batteries for electric cars explained

OWhile the inevitable tectonic shift of progression pits internal combustion engines against battery-electric drivetrains, the two struggling forms of automotive propulsion share a number of strikingly similar qualities. Each requires careful management to get large amounts of power to the ground, and when engineers crack the code to unlock greater efficiency, bigger outputs are never […]

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Electric cars are in a ‘breakthrough moment’ led by Tesla, according to the New York Times

The automotive industry is on the verge of big changes in 2022. According to Jack Ewing and Neal E. Boudette at The New York Times“Battery-powered cars are experiencing a breakthrough. … Their arrival represents the greatest upheaval in the automobile industry since Henry Ford introduced the Model T in 1908.” “Sales of battery-only cars surged […]

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Volvo will build electric cars using Tesla’s megacasting process

Volvo, like virtually every automaker on the planet, is diving headfirst into electric cars. This takes a page out of Tesla’s playbook as it prepares an avalanche of new battery-powered models. As part of the electric transition, the company announced on Tuesday that it plans to spend $1.1 billion to upgrade its Swedish auto plant. […]

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Are electric cars the new “diesel scandal”? An expert looks at the future of road transport

Do you remember Britain’s ‘dash for diesel’? It all started over 20 years ago when then-Chancellor Gordon Brown announced a new car tax system favoring vehicles that emit less carbon dioxide, the greenhouse gas that contributes to global warming. . Diesel cars tend to be more fuel efficient with lower emissions, and Mr Brown hailed […]

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How Nitro RX plans to make electric cars cool – DirtFish

“The cars are very configurable, you can set a lot of different things on the car, but everything is closed – the ECU is closed, the inverters are closed, the batteries are closed, the motors are closed, and we will have this discussion, but we’ll have this discussion in the way that everyone has a […]

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Electric cars sold in record numbers worldwide in 2021

Picture: Wuling NewElectric vehicle sales are growing at such a rapid rate that virtually every month of 2021 has set a new sales record. November saw just over 720,000 new plug-in vehicle registrationsand that record was largely beaten when the December figures hit more than 907,000. The new December record represents an increase of almost […]

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6,660 electric cars sold in Norway in January

The Norwegian car market started the new year with 6,660 newly registered electric cars. Electric vehicles accounted for 83.7% of new car registrations in Norway in January. In the model ranking, an MEB SUV was in the lead – but not a Volkswagen. Compared to January 2021, the 6,660 electric cars represent an increase of […]

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Electric cars sold in record numbers worldwide in 2021

Picture: Wuling NewElectric vehicle sales are growing at such a rapid rate that virtually every month of 2021 has set a new sales record. November saw just over 720,000 new plug-in vehicle registrationsand that record was largely beaten when the December figures hit more than 907,000. The new December record represents an increase of almost […]

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The Renault-Nissan alliance plans to invest 23 billion euros in electric cars

Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi have unveiled a €23 billion electric car plan that will produce dozens of new battery-powered models in a bid to end the “crisis” that has crippled the alliance in recent years. The groups will produce 35 new electric car models by the end of the decade, spread across five production systems […]

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The pandemic has been great for electric cars

Global battery electric vehicle sales rose to 4.5 million last year from 2.1 million in 2020, according to data from consultancy LMC Automotive. Electric cars accounted for 6.3% of global vehicle sales in 2021, tripling their market share compared to 2019, before the coronavirus pandemic. Overall passenger vehicle sales remain depressed, with just under 72 […]

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Plans underway to introduce electric cars in Kenya

Kenya Power says innovation plans are in high gear to move the country into the all-electric vehicle space. According to Rosemary Oduor, acting chief executive of the utility company, the government is looking at the matter critically with a view to making it easier for people to buy electric vehicles in the country. In March […]

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Future Mercedes electric cars will feature Luminar self-driving technology

A vehicle with Luminar LiDAR Proactive Safety-based pre-collision braking collision avoidance technology pulls to a halt to avoid a child-sized test dummy, as demonstrated on a test track at CES 2022. PATRICK T. FALLON/AFP via Getty Images Luminar Technologies, an Orlando, Florida-based self-driving startup founded in 2012 by a then 17-year-old entrepreneur, is attracting century-old […]

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Plans Underway to Bring All-Electric Cars to the Country » Capital News

NAIROBI, Kenya January 21 – Kenya Power says plans are in high gear for the country to transition to a fully electric vehicle space. The utility company’s acting chief executive, Rosemary Oduor, said the government was looking critically at the issue with a view to making it easier for people to buy electric vehicles in […]

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Kenya Power – Plans underway to introduce fully electric cars in the country

Nairobi – Kenya Power says innovation plans are in high gear to move the country into the all-electric vehicle space. The utility company’s acting chief executive, Rosemary Oduor, said the government was looking critically at the issue with a view to making it easier for people to buy electric vehicles in the country. “Kenya Power […]

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The United States refuses to fall in love with electric cars

The Environmental Protection Agency’s revised greenhouse gas emissions rules for passenger vehicles, finalized in December 2021, simply bring the standards back to what they were under the Obama administration in the mid-2010s. This contrasts sharply with China and Europe, which have aggressively pursued low-carbon policies that encourage the production of electric vehicles. Besides politics, there’s […]

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Electric cars are too expensive for many, but retrofitting could be the answer

Most Europeans probably can’t afford this BMW iX electric car. (Photo by HECTOR RETAMAL/AFP via … [+] Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images Europeans, who earn on average, could soon be forced out of their cars and onto the bus by environmental rules effectively banning the sale of cheap new internal combustion engines in favor […]

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European electric car sales overtake diesel models for the first time

Sales of electric cars in Europe overtook diesel models for the first time in December, according to preliminary estimates, as drivers continue to choose subsidized zero-emissions vehicles over those reliant on fuel that has been tarnished by scandal of Volkswagen’s emissions in 2015. More than a fifth of new cars sold in 18 European markets, […]

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Renault will only sell electric cars in Europe by 2030

Renault will only sell electric cars in Europe by 2030. image: wikimedia commons Renault has announced its intention to sell only electrified vehicles in Europe by 2030 Renault is not the first brand, nor the last, to announce that it will stop selling thermal cars in Europe in 2030. The need to adapt to the […]

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German transport minister backs electric cars in e-fuel debate – EURACTIV.com

The debate over how best to decarbonize road transport has long pitted synthetic e-fuels against full electrification. In a shift in policy, Germany’s transport minister has now said electric cars have won the race in the EU. As part of the EU’s Fit for 55 package of climate laws, the European Commission has proposed to […]

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Here is the full list of China’s best-selling electric cars for 2021

A Neta (Nezha) V electric car is displayed at the Hozon Auto booth during an auto show in Tianjin, China, 4 October 2021. CGV | Visual China Group | Getty Images BEIJING — Tesla and BYD remained by far the market leaders for electric cars in China in 2021, while new competitors have emerged against […]

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Students will drive electric cars this weekend | Oxford

The Greenpower USA Choccolocco Green Prix returns to Oxford’s Choccolocco Park for two full days of student-built electric car racing on January 14-15. Thirty-four teams from across the South are scheduled to participate in the event, which is expected to draw more than 400 participating students to the region. Choccolocco Park is considered the fastest […]

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Electric cars are banned in Idaho, part three

There simply won’t be enough batteries. Click here for a long explanation. The various minerals needed are not easily found. Mining itself is a dirty business and has already caused an environmental disaster in Indonesia. The Chinese have mostly cornered the graphite market, which needs batteries more than lithium. China’s environmental record receives few checkered […]

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Toyota spends $ 35 billion on electric cars

MICHELLE TOH TOYOTA is injecting more than US $ 35 billion into electric vehicles as it tries to catch up with other global automakers in the race for cleaner cars. The world’s largest automaker said on Tuesday it would invest billions in developing battery-electric vehicles between 2022 and 2030 with the aim of raising a […]

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Forza Horizon 5: the best electric cars in the game

While there aren’t many options for top-performing electric cars, Forza Horizon 5’s top picks prove they can be competitive machines. Electric cars generally have a bad reputation for their overall racing performance, but Forza Horizon 5 proves that the best electric cars are second to none when it comes to outperforming the competition. Electric cars […]

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Designing the future From electric cars to car designers

Traditional vehicle design tends to have large front grilles which allow for increased airflow and designers need to ensure that enough air gets to the engine while keeping the front of the car presentable. Automakers throughout the ages have tried the sneakiest ways to slip air ducts onto bumpers or fenders, where the ducts add […]

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Are hydrogen and electric cars on the right green path? second part

Read the first part here. Gasoline and diesel cars are no longer a viable green proposition, and the race is now on between hydrogen and electric vehicles. But deciding which of these two will win the checkered flag in the Carbon Reduction Grand Prix is, in reality, an enigma. Currently, it is the concept of […]

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Sony joins race to develop electric cars despite lack of track record

Apple has been looking for ways to enter the market, while the Chinese Xiaomi and Huawei are also looking to develop their own vehicles. However, other tech companies have struggled. Waymo, Google’s driverless car spin-off, said it doesn’t plan to make its own cars, while Dyson has scrapped plans to develop an electric vehicle. Sony […]

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2022 next electric cars in India – Tata, Volvo and more | Mobility news

In December 2021, Tata Motors became the first company in India to sell more than 2,000 electric cars, making it the biggest seller of electric cars in India as well. Tata’s electric vehicle growth correlates with electric vehicle growth in India in 2021. Several luxury vehicles were launched in the previous year and this trend […]

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Electric cars occupy two-thirds of the Norwegian car market and Tesla leads the race

Sales of electric cars in Norway rose 48% last year, ensuring that nearly two in three new cars were battery-powered and making Texas-based Tesla the top-selling brand. Seeking to become the first nation to end the sale of gasoline and diesel cars by 2025, petroleum-producing Norway is exempting battery-electric vehicles (BEVs) from taxes imposed on […]

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In Colorado, electric cars are mostly for the wealthy. Could federal and state policy change that?

State-level tax data reveals similar disparities in Colorado. From 2017 to 2020, more than 12,000 households benefited from a state tax credit for the purchase of a plug-in electric vehicle. Over 80% of these households reported an annual income of over $100,000 per year. LaSheita Sayer, a black businesswoman and electric car advocate from Denver, […]

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New electric cars and expressions of great luxury

BMW i Vision Circular is a research project that rethinks the entire design process to integrate … [+] circularity Bmw It has been a busy year for automotive design. With the final curtain drawn on the Age of Combustion (to use a phrase from friend and colleague Stephen Bailey), makers are fighting to define their […]

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Kris Jenner bought these electric cars for the Kardashians

Photo: moke america I never wished Kris Jenner was my mom, but after seeing the electric cars she got with her fellow Kardashians and Jenners for Christmas, I actually wished she adopted me for the season. That’s because Jenner didn’t buy a standard electric vehicle like a Tesla Model S or a Porsche Taycan. No. […]

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VCs say this is the year electric cars became popular, from Ford’s F-150 Lightning to over Rivian

Customers and investors alike await the first deliveries of the Ford F-150 Lightning electric pickup. Ford Auto executives have talked a lot about electric cars in recent years. Now 2022 is the year of the stock, said venture capitalists who spoke to Insider. Here’s what VCs said to look for in electric cars next year. […]

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Top 10 most searched electric cars on Google in India in 2021; Tata Nexon EV, Tata Tigor EV and MG ZS EV lead the race

Electric vehicles have grown in popularity over the past couple of years, and the average number of their monthly searches has increased. See the pictures Here is a list of the most wanted electric vehicles in 2021. Electric vehicles are the future of mobility and this future is undoubtedly not far off. Good! While some […]

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As electric cars clean the roads, neighbors of auto factories still hit by pollution

This article is co-published by Energy News Network and Planet Detroit with support from the Race and Justice Reporting Initiative at the Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights at Wayne State University. While electric vehicles are better for the environment, the factories that produce them might not be. A new report wants everyone – […]

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Fighting for Bolivian lithium essential for electric cars

“The amount of lithium we need in each of our climate goals is incredible,” said Anna Shpitsberg, US Assistant Secretary of State for Energy Transformation. “Everyone is trying to develop their supply chains and think about how to be strategic. “ But Washington has little influence over Bolivia, whose leaders have long disagreed with the […]

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Electric cars: Reducing plug-in subsidies could ‘hurt the adoption of electric vehicles’ and leave the UK ‘behind’

The British automaker has warned that the move to cut fees could leave the UK “behind other countries” in a race to switch from gasoline and diesel vehicles to electric cars. It comes after the government confirmed that subsidies for electric plug-ins would drop from £ 2,500 to £ 1,500 for cars. The subsidy has […]

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French automotive workforce could decrease by switching to electric cars

Image Credit: Provided France risks losing nearly a third of its automotive jobs by the end of the decade in the accelerated transition to electric vehicles that is rendering many suppliers obsolete, according to a new study which, according to its author, could apply to other European countries. The French auto industry – home of […]

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Toyota spends $ 35 billion on electric cars to close the gap with rivals

the the largest automobile manufacturer in the world on Tuesday announced it would invest 4 trillion yen ($ 35.2 billion) in the development of battery-electric vehicles between 2022 and 2030 with the aim of raising a more serious challenge to rivals such as You’re here (TSLA), DG (DG) and Volkswagen (VLKAF). Much of that money […]

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BMWBLOG Podcast Ep. 59 – Nikki Shields talks electric cars, Formula E and more

We’ve been trying to have Nikki Shields on the podcast for a while now and, as a broadcaster for Formula E, a host of Supercharged on CNN and one of the founding members of Electrifying, it’s not hard to see why. We finally got him on the show and got to talk about electric cars, […]

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Electric cars and selective taxation

An article written by the Institute of Race Relations‘s (TRI) John Kane-Berman sparked debate, with many in the community commenting on his point of view. The subject? Electric vehicles in South Africa. From an environmental perspective, a lot of people think electric cars are the way to go and you can see why. Emission-free, they […]

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All the shocks on electric cars and oil between the United States, Canada and Mexico

Biden’s Three Amigos summit aims to strengthen the alliance between the United States, Canada and Mexico. However, the tension has not been resolved. All the details Yesterday, US President Joe Biden met in Washington with the political leaders of the two countries bordering the United States: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Andres […]

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Electric cars – the shocking truth from South Africa

Advocates of a widespread shift to electric cars haven’t given any thought to how this might punish consumers in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) where they are mostly out of reach, let alone the powerlessness of Eskom-type public services and lack of support infrastructure provided by government. John Kane-Berman of the Institute for Race Relations […]

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Electric cars dominate Top Gear prices 2021

Seven electric cars won awards at this year’s Top Gear Awards, proving that electric vehicles continue to become more and more dominant. In comparison, only two all-electric vehicles were awarded at the 2020 event. This year has seen many electric winners in a wide variety of categories. Initially, the Pininfarina Battista was TG’s Hyper GT […]

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Ford on track to sell more electric cars than GM in race against Tesla

Ford is on track to sell more electric cars in the United States this year than its biggest rival, GM. Ford’s Mustang Mach-E SUV sold well, while GM had to stop building its Chevy Bolt EV and EUVs. Morgan Stanley expects GM to beat Ford in long-term electric vehicle sales. Loading Something is loading. Ford […]

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Teslas and other electric cars take Switzerland by storm

Originally posted on EVANNEX.Through Charles Morris Whenever I travel from the United States to Europe I am struck by the very different mix of cars on the road. In Switzerland, German and French brands dominate, and many essential models in the States are rare or non-existent birds here. Pickup trucks are rarely seen, except near […]

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Toyota says the choice is between cheap electric cars or a range

Photo: Toyota Toyota takes a different approach from other automakers as it moves on to fully electric cars focusing on low price on high range. In an interview with Green Car Reports, Toyota said the key to the electric transition is to make electric vehicles affordable, rather than manufacturing electric vehicles with more than ranges. […]

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Could roads charge electric cars? Technology can be close.

Other challenges could slow down the electric road of the future. “To put this in context, on-road charging while driving is probably not a comprehensive solution for all electric vehicles, but it could play an important role for some applications,” said Jeremy J. Michalek, professor of engineering and public policy and director. of the Vehicle […]

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Electric cars are the future of mobility: GoodFirms Research 2021

GoodFirms Electric cars appear to be much more durable than any other alternative. We’re about to take off here with large deployments of electric cars. “ – GoodFirms research WASHINGTON, WASHINGTON DC, UNITED STATES, November 26, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – GoodFirms, the most trusted search and review platform, has released its latest research study, “Electric car […]

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Electric cars plan for £ 2.6 billion British Gigafactory sees ‘battery arms race’ explode | Sciences | New

Britain is fighting to match the strength of China in battery manufacturing, which is currently pumping car batteries for Tesla, the world’s largest electric vehicle company valued at $ 1,000 billion (£ 750 billion) . The Tesla factory in Shanghai now produces more cars than the Tesla factory in California, and most of the batteries […]

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Zeetin Engineering to produce electric cars in Nigeria

Zeetin Engineering, an engineering company, is setting up a multibillion naira factory in the Idu industrial zone of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to produce electric cars. Speaking to reporters on Thursday, Robert Azibaola, the promoter of the company, said he had invested around 3.5 billion naira in creating the place. Azibaola said that to […]

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Affordable electric cars do exist. But when will they be here?

Working out on my elliptical trainer this morning with the rain falling outside, I was excited watching the latest Fully Charged report from China. Elliot was talking about the Leap TO 3 – a very inexpensive car built for the narrow streets of cities. The price quoted was equivalent to AU $ 16,000. I’m sure […]

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Cornish Lithium Hunt Breaks In Funding To Power Electric Cars

Cornish Lithium has secured an investment of £ 18million to speed up development of its mining projects as the UK attempts to wean itself from its reliance on Chinese minerals. The mining exploration company, founded in 2016, said funds from TechMet, which supports technological metals projects globally, will allow it to search for lithium reserves […]

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GM takes on Tesla with electric cars, boats, planes and trucks

General Motors is entering the electric boat market. In fact, like the American auto giant shoot President Joe Biden’s brilliant and ambitious plan to accelerate the deployment of electric cars, GM has also been working quite quietly on a quest to build electric cars. Airplanes, the trains, and delivery trucks – all powered by its […]

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“I have heard countless times against electric cars”

“So many times when I approached an auto industry executive, be it my manager or one of my clients, I was faced with ‘what part of no don’t you understand? When I proposed to invest more in electric cars. I’m happy that electric cars are finally becoming mainstream, ”says Dr Prabhakar Patil. Dr Patil, originally […]

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California sets a golden example for electric cars

Advocates of electric vehicles cite California as a golden example of what is possible when governments encourage electric vehicles. As of June of this year, California had more than 425,000 electric vehicle registrations. Florida takes second place with just over 58,000. Three states have fewer than 500 registered electric vehicles. California also has many more […]

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California sets a golden example for electric cars

Advocates of electric vehicles cite California as a golden example of what is possible when governments encourage electric vehicles. As of June of this year, California had more than 425,000 electric vehicle registrations. Florida takes second place with just over 58,000. Three states have fewer than 500 registered electric vehicles. California also has many more […]

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California sets a golden example for electric cars

Proponents of electric vehicles cite California as a golden example of what is possible when governments encourage electric vehicles. As of June of this year, California had more than 425,000 electric vehicle registrations. Florida takes second place with just over 58,000. Three states have fewer than 500 registered electric vehicles. California also has many more […]

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California sets an example for the rest of the United States on electric cars (VIDEO)

As of June of this year, California had more than 425,000 electric vehicle registrations. Proponents of electric vehicles cite California as a golden example of what is possible when governments encourage electric vehicles. As of June of this year, California had more than 425,000 electric vehicle registrations. Florida takes second place with just over 58,000. […]

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Where Opinions Matters – how will the community adapt to electric cars?

Electric cars hurtle down the road towards us at breakneck speed. And with implications for all of us. Would you let a teenager with a new driver’s license get behind the wheel of a racing car? Electric cars are as fast as supercars. Even less powerful and cheaper electric cars are speed machines. Gasoline-powered four-cylinder […]