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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 […]

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Fresnoland newsletter: public transport, electric cars, clean air

One of the Fresno County Rural Transportation Agency buses, this one from Huron / Coalinga, arrives in downtown Fresno on October 28, 2021. JEAN WALKER [email protected] Good afternoon. This week in Fresnoland, Cassandra wrote about Clovis City Council refusing a new 40-unit apartment complex in Old Town, and Danielle wrote about how Fresno County taxpayers […]

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Maximum speed and 0-60 for the world’s best electric vehicles

Beginning of November, I drove in a 1,400 horsepower electric drift car. The inventively named Ford Mustang Mach-E 1400 is a unique demonstrator designed to show how fun and exciting electric racing can be. And boy, it works. There was smoke. There was noise. There was dazed laughter. It was incredibly exciting. Although many people […]

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NOTICE | Electric cars are on their way to SA – why and when?

Earlier this week, Fin24 reported Ford, Mercedes-Benz, General Motors and Volvo signed a program promise during the COP26 climate talks, committing to “work to achieve 100% sales of new zero-emission cars and vans in major markets by 2035 or before”. Guy Dormehl, Wheels24 columnist has owned an electric BMW i3 for a few years and […]

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10 electric cars we are waiting for the most

The next two years promise to be exciting for electric car enthusiasts as new vehicles ranging from advanced electric vehicles to crossovers will flood the auto market. Even though electric vehicles are still quite rare in the market, you cannot deny that they are the future of vehicle development as they will put an end […]

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UK gears up to produce rare earth magnets needed for electric cars

Britain could revive domestic production of super strong magnets used in electric vehicles and wind turbines with government support, it has been reported. This would reduce the UK’s dependence on supplies from China and achieve vital reductions in carbon emissions, two sources told Reuters. A UK government-funded feasibility study will be released on Friday, outlining […]

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Flying electric cars in drag racing test ahead of events that could herald airborne vehicles

Airspeeder – the first electric flying car racing season – showed off what its new racing series will look like in an opening test race. Made in the deserts of southern Australia, the eVTOL (Electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing) vehicles are presented face to face, led by Team Bravo and Team Alpha, both from Alauda […]

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Government insistence Electric cars must win risks of wasting valuable interim technology – Book review

electric car and gasoline car concept. hand holding gasoline pump and power connector for refueling Getty Politicians declaring they know best and naming electric cars alone to lead the race green risk wasting valuable and proven resources provided by battery-bound internal combustion engines (ICEs), and hybrid technology is the way the fastest to reduce global […]

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Global rush for electric cars threatens to replace last century’s scramble for fossil fuels – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned that the global rush for electric cars risks replacing the last century’s scramble for fossil fuels with a new global race for lithium found in Africa, endangering geopolitical stability. The president revealed it in a statement on Sunday before flying to the 26th Conference of the Parties (COP26) to the […]

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Race for more electric cars accelerates, but infrastructure challenges remain | DFA 90.7

Thursday, October 28, 2021 The race to bring more electric vehicles to the road is accelerating. More and more automakers are following Tesla’s lead and developing electric vehicles as the industry seeks to become more high-tech and more environmentally friendly. In August, President Biden set an ambitious goal shift half of new car sales to […]

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Foxconn plans to make electric cars in India, its president reveals

Taiwan-based tech company Foxconn, which has announced its entry into the electric vehicle space, is eager to come to India to manufacture its electric vehicles. Liu Young-way, chairman of Foxconn, revealed his company’s global manufacturing plans days after unveiling his first three concept electric vehicles. Liu said Foxconn is open to manufacturing its electric vehicles […]

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Tesla-Volkswagen Bromance is good for electric cars

Tesla was originally a David and Goliath story, with the fledgling electric vehicle maker facing the seemingly overwhelming gasoline-powered auto industry. Now that Elon Musk’s company is the world’s most valuable automaker, by market capitalization, and other brands are considering a transition to zero-emission vehicles, the tables have been turned. Today everyone is trying to […]

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Upcoming electric cars in India 2021-22 under ₹ 15 lakh: launch dates, prices, etc.

Coming Up: Top Electric Cars Coming Under ₹ 15 lakh | Representative images Now that India has started its appointment with electric vehicles, that is, it has started to open up to the idea of ​​using this new category of vehicles in India, more and more more companies are rushing to introduce their electric vehicle […]

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Fast & Furious star hopes franchise doesn’t embrace ‘boring’ electric cars

The Fast & Furious movies shouldn’t embrace the future of “boring” electric cars, said one of the stars of the franchise. Blockbuster films began with an emphasis on street racing, but now feature international heists and are loved by tankers for the dozens of gas-guzzling supercars on display. But exotic vehicles may soon become anachronisms, […]

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Fast & Furious star hopes franchise doesn’t embrace ‘boring’ electric cars

The Fast & Furious movies shouldn’t embrace the future of “boring” electric cars, said one of the stars of the franchise. Blockbuster films began with a focus on street racing, but now feature international heists and are loved by tankers for the dozens of gas-guzzling supercars on display. But exotic vehicles could soon become anachronisms, […]

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Fast & Furious star hopes franchise doesn’t embrace ‘boring’ electric cars

The Fast & Furious movies shouldn’t embrace the future of “boring” electric cars, said one of the stars of the franchise. Blockbuster films started out with an emphasis on street racing, but now feature international heists and are beloved by tankers for the dozens of gas-guzzling supercars on display. But exotic vehicles may soon become […]

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Gadkari, Auto News, ET Auto

Tesla demanded a reduction in import duties on electric vehicles (EVs) in India. Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Friday he had repeatedly called on US-based Tesla to manufacture its iconic electric vehicles in India, while assuring that all support would be provided by the government to business. Speaking to “India Today Conclave 2021,” Gadkari […]

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Don’t leave disabled drivers behind when crossing electric cars

According to the UK Equality Act 2010, it is illegal to discriminate against people with disabilities. Why then do so many companies and organizations involved in installing new EV infrastructure seem oblivious to this responsibility? Whether it is facilities provided by national charging networks, retailers, parking providers or local authorities, the picture is the same. […]

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The Long View: Electric cars are cleaner than gasoline cars. Period.

2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV. On the scale from ashes to ashes, electric vehicles win: The International Council for Clean Transport (ICCT) says electric vehicles pollute less than gasoline or diesel cars, not only on a daily basis, but also throughout the world. vehicle life cycle, including extracting raw materials from the earth, producing the vehicle, […]

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Electric cars: luxury brands like Tesla, Cadillac and Mercedes-Benz lead the charge towards the future of electric vehicles

Next year you will all see electricity Cadillac Not at home. “This is the first step towards the brand’s all-EV future, and while it’s an all-electric vehicle, it’s definitely a Cadillac,” said Mahmood Samara, vice president luxury sales, services and marketing. I am. division of General Motors. It is called LYRIQ, Compact crossover SUV. As […]

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Electric cars: luxury brands like Tesla, Cadillac and Mercedes-Benz lead the charge towards the future of electric vehicles

Next year you will see an all electric Cadillac out on the road. “This is the first step towards a fully electric future for the brand, and although it is a fully electric vehicle, it continues to be unmistakably Cadillac,” said Mahmoud Samara, vice president of sales , service and marketing for luxury. division of […]

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Democrats on the verge of ruining their plan for electric cars

As Democrats frantically negotiate the shape of their social spending program with multiple deadlines and looming economic chaos, they are would have considered “Test the resources” of some of their new programs. Progressives have long derided means testing – the phasing out of benefits above a certain income threshold – as a practice that undermines […]

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Electric cars need to lose weight, turn on and cool down

Speed ​​has always been a top priority for supercar builders, and they’re now in the race of a lifetime to use electricity before climate policy cuts down on combustion engines. Thus, Ferrari and Mercedes-Benz are looking for start-ups such as YASA, an Oxford-based electric motor company, to have the expertise and technology to meet the […]

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Telstra joins the race to bring flying electric cars to the masses

Telstra Purple has partnered with Airspeeder to help accelerate the electrification of flight, putting its technical service expertise to work for a global series of electric flying car races created by the world’s only manufacturer of takeoff and takeoff high-performance electric vertical landing gear (eVTOL). The partnership, announced on Wednesday, will see Telstra Purple deliver […]

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Do electric cars have transmissions? A guide to what powers your EV

When you are driving an electric vehicle for the first time, your car may not even have a gearshift or shifter that allows you to change gears. Step on the accelerator (not the “accelerator pedal”) and you won’t feel any transmission shifting. So, do electric vehicles even have transmissions? The answer depends on who you […]

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Amid expensive electric cars at IAA Mobility, more affordability is promised

VW ID.Life Volkswagen AG European automakers are relentlessly producing the wrong kind of electric car, but Volkswagen has shown it could be going in the right direction by showcasing its mass-market ID.Life concept at the IAA Mobility 2021 show in Munich. The industry tries to mimic the overall capabilities of internal combustion engine (ICE) cars […]