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Living with an electric car: Pros and cons of owning an EV - NEWS.com.au

Mon, 25/02/2019 - 7:00am
Living with an electric car: Pros and cons of owning an EV  NEWS.com.au

We've had Hyundai's Ioniq in the garage for a couple of months and it has passed the city commute test with flying colours. It's comfortable, quiet, suitably hi-tech ...

Chevy unplugs ground-breaking electric Volt, citing low sales - Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Mon, 25/02/2019 - 6:16am
Chevy unplugs ground-breaking electric Volt, citing low sales  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

DETROIT >> As their company was swirling around the financial drain in the early 2000s, General Motors executives came up with an idea to counter its ...

Could Cobalt Choke Our Electric Vehicle Future? - Infosurhoy

Mon, 25/02/2019 - 5:40am
Could Cobalt Choke Our Electric Vehicle Future?  Infosurhoy

Demand for the metal, which is critical to EV batteries, could soon outstrip supply. Could Cobalt Choke Our Electric Vehicle Future? An electric car future is ...

This Week in EV News: Chevrolet Volt Ends Production, Lucid Motors SUV, VW T6.1 Electric, EQC Delay, and More! - EVBite

Mon, 25/02/2019 - 5:08am
This Week in EV News: Chevrolet Volt Ends Production, Lucid Motors SUV, VW T6.1 Electric, EQC Delay, and More!  EVBite

This week in EV news we talk about the end of the Chevrolt Volt, the new electric VW T6.1, Lucid Motors' upcoming electric SUV, and more.

Tesla News: Model 3 Leasing Won't Solve Car Maker's Problems - International Business Times

Mon, 25/02/2019 - 3:22am
Tesla News: Model 3 Leasing Won't Solve Car Maker's Problems  International Business Times

Tesla could start offering a lease option for the Model 3 within the next few months. However, it might not boost sales as much as some bulls expect.

Rivian, in Detroit's backyard, nabs $700M Amazon investment. Now what? - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 25/02/2019 - 12:25am
Rivian, in Detroit's backyard, nabs $700M Amazon investment. Now what?  Detroit Free Press

Rivian, an electric vehicle startup in metro Detroit, is shaking up the automotive world after scoring a big investment led by Amazon.

Your weekly dose of updates: 2019 Ford Endeavour launched, Maruti Swift ICOTY drive 2019, MG eZS to be launched in India this year - CarWale - CarWale

Mon, 25/02/2019 - 12:09am
Your weekly dose of updates: 2019 Ford Endeavour launched, Maruti Swift ICOTY drive 2019, MG eZS to be launched in India this year - CarWale  CarWale

This week in the car world, the 2019 Ford Endeavour was launched in India at Rs 28.19 lakhs and MG has confirmed that it will bring the eZS electric SUV to ...

A century before Elon Musk’s Tesla, electric cars were popular in many cities - The Washington Post

Sun, 24/02/2019 - 11:00pm
A century before Elon Musk’s Tesla, electric cars were popular in many cities  The Washington Post

Long before Elon Musk's Tesla cars, electric automobiles roamed the streets of the nation's capital. President William Howard Taft's wife drove an electric car.

What automakers aren’t telling you about electric vehicles - WTOP

Sun, 24/02/2019 - 10:37pm
What automakers aren’t telling you about electric vehicles  WTOP

(NEW YORK) — Will 2019 become the year of the electric car? At next month's auto show in Geneva, electric cars and concepts from Aston Martin's Lagonda ...

Electric cars of the future will refuel at destinations which suit our habits - Herald Sun

Sun, 24/02/2019 - 8:48pm
Electric cars of the future will refuel at destinations which suit our habits  Herald Sun

FORGET pulling into the servo. Electric cars of the future will refuel at destinations which suit our habits.

Tesla model fuels couple’s desire for more sustainable lifestyle - The Cairns Post

Sun, 24/02/2019 - 8:33pm
Tesla model fuels couple’s desire for more sustainable lifestyle  The Cairns Post

PORSCHES and Audis have romanced him in the past, but nothing has stolen Gene Salvestrins heart like a Tesla.

CON: Trump's decision to dump electric car subsidy would damage global eco-system - Kenosha News

Sun, 24/02/2019 - 8:00pm
CON: Trump's decision to dump electric car subsidy would damage global eco-system  Kenosha News

President Donald Trump can pound his chest for not only scrapping America's participation in the Paris Climate Accord but also for killing the electric car.

CON: Trump's decision to dump electric car subsidy would damage global eco-system - Kenosha News

Sun, 24/02/2019 - 8:00pm
CON: Trump's decision to dump electric car subsidy would damage global eco-system  Kenosha News

President Donald Trump can pound his chest for not only scrapping America's participation in the Paris Climate Accord but also for killing the electric car.

BYTON's M-Byte SUV Features pmdtechnologies ag's 3D Sensors - Business Wire

Sun, 24/02/2019 - 8:00pm
BYTON's M-Byte SUV Features pmdtechnologies ag's 3D Sensors  Business Wire

pmdtechnologies ag and BYTON, the premium intelligent electric vehicle brand bring in-car gesture control to the M-Byte SUV, using 3D Time-of-Flight.

PRO: Uncle Sam plays taxpayers for suckers by subsidizing the ultra-rich - Kenosha News

Sun, 24/02/2019 - 8:00pm
PRO: Uncle Sam plays taxpayers for suckers by subsidizing the ultra-rich  Kenosha News

Relatively few Americans have electric cars. But every American taxpayer has helped pay to buy them and keep them on the road. That's because Uncle Sam ...

Cairns crowned king of electric cars as Queensland Electric Super Highway begins to take off - The Cairns Post

Sun, 24/02/2019 - 7:20pm
Cairns crowned king of electric cars as Queensland Electric Super Highway begins to take off  The Cairns Post

CROWNED the regional king of electric vehicles, Cairns is leading the way in its adoption of alternative fuel. The Esplanade was the most popular of all regional ...

Nio CEO touts its electric cars as ‘ticket to a new lifestyle’ - MarketWatch

Sun, 24/02/2019 - 7:00pm
Nio CEO touts its electric cars as ‘ticket to a new lifestyle’  MarketWatch

William Li told CBS correspondent Holly Williams that while his company sells luxury cars, he thinks of it more of a lifestyle company, with the cars serving...

Chevrolet Volt runs out of juice<br/>GM no longer making the ground-breaking electric car with a gasoline backup motor - NewsOK.com

Sun, 24/02/2019 - 6:06pm
Chevrolet Volt runs out of juice
GM no longer making the ground-breaking electric car with a gasoline backup motor
  NewsOK.com

DETROIT — As their company was swirling around the financial drain in the early 2000s, General Motors executives came up with an idea to counter its ...

Fear grows in UK car industry that Honda is just first domino to fall - The Guardian

Sun, 24/02/2019 - 6:00pm
Fear grows in UK car industry that Honda is just first domino to fall  The Guardian

When Honda insisted last week that Brexit was not a factor in the closure of its Swindon plant – a decision that threatens at least 7,000 jobs – a few eyebrows ...

EV startup Rivian files patents for 'digital jerry cans' - Driving

Sun, 24/02/2019 - 5:45pm
EV startup Rivian files patents for 'digital jerry cans'  Driving

Electric truck upstart Rivian has filed patents for a removable battery pack that will fit in the bed of its R1T pickup. The concept was revealed after Rivian CEO RJ ...

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