E.V. News

Tesla Model 3
Posted Sep 04, 2018

Tesla may have registered the first vehicle VINs of the Model 3 for the European market.  This would fit the company's goal of making the first overseas shipments in the first half of 2019. The production volume in the US, meanwhile, is not growing...

The VW ID family of 100% electric vehicles
Posted May 15, 2018

Volkswagen is preparing to launch the ID family of 100% electric vehicles. However, it also intends to offer new propulsion options by combining traditional gasoline or diesel engines with electricity and natural gas, offering...

Tesla Model X
Posted Apr 24, 2018

Since 2014, 167 copies of the Tesla Model S are taxis at the Amsterdam Schiphol airport in the Netherlands. Now the taxi company BIOS-groep, has decided to replace its entire Model S fleet with the Tesla Model X....

Volvo Trucks
Posted Apr 23, 2018

The truck manufacturer Volvo Trucks, which plans to start production of its first e-truck in 2019, intends to make battery technology available to its other brands in future in order to reduce development and production costs....

VanguardSpark
Posted Apr 18, 2018

Popular and quirky designer Erik Buell , along with Frederic Vasseur (known by Spark Racing, who builds Formula E cars) and third-party founder François-Xavier Terny, plans to build electric motorcycles and e-bikes. The manufacturer is called "...

Hyundai Nexo
Posted Apr 16, 2018

Hyundai has announced the price of its second fuel cell production model. The Hyundai Nexo can be ordered in Germany from 69,000 euros. As with its predecessor ix35 Fuel Cell, both private and corporate customers can order the new...

Uber bikes
Posted Apr 10, 2018

The World's Largest Ride-Hailing Service Uber Technologies Inc. is taking over the American rental bike provider, Jump Bikes. Jump Bikes currently employs around 100 people and is based in New York. The company...

YOUXIA X electric car
Posted Apr 03, 2018

Chinese electric car start-up Youxia Motors has raised nearly $ 800 million in a new round of financing. It's the first notable news from this company that introduced a Tesla Model S clone called Youxia X...

Posted Apr 02, 2018

Koreans have prepared a luxury electric car. Genesis, owned by Hyundai, showed a luxury electric coupe called Essentia at the New York Auto Show. This is the first premium electric car from Hyundai. And it has all the...

Hyundai NEXO Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle
Posted Mar 29, 2018

Hyundai has begun selling its new Nexo fuel cell SUV in its Korean homeland. According to Hyundai, 1,061 fuel cell electric vehicles were ordered during the one-week pre-order phase from 19 to 26 March. On the first day of the pre-...

Tesla Model X car crash on Highway 101 in Mountain View
Posted Mar 28, 2018

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is investigating what could be the second fatal accident of a Tesla with the Autopilot mode connected. On March 23, a Tesla Model X car crashed into a freeway divider...

The European Union will monitor the emissions of new trucks and buses
Posted Mar 28, 2018

Heavy vehicles are also part of the European plan to reduce CO₂ emissions, and for the first time, representatives of Parliament and the European Council have reached an agreement that affects trucks, coaches and buses. The new...

Arizona suspends all tests of autonomous vehicles on open roads
Posted Mar 27, 2018

More than a week ago, a terrible event in which a 49-year-old woman lost her life after being run over by an autonomous test car by the Uber company in Tempe, Arizona, triggered discussions about autonomous driving . Both Uber and...

Hyundai electric commercial vehicles
Posted Mar 23, 2018

Hyundai accelerates the market introduction of electric utility vehicles such as e-vans, e-buses and e-trucks. According to "Business Korea", the South Koreans want to offer electric versions of the small truck Porter as well as the...

FlixBus fully electric bus
Posted Mar 22, 2018

Starting April, FlixBus will launch the first regular long-distance bus line operated by fully electric buses between Paris and Amiens, France (separated by some 155 kilometers away). This new line will save...

Skoda Citigo EV - 300 kilometers of autonomy
Posted Mar 21, 2018

Skoda has announced the launch of a full-electric version of its Citigo. The Citigo EV will have a maximum range of 300 km (186 miles) and will be called Citigo E. First rumors about an Skoda electric city car were...

Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle
Posted Mar 12, 2018

The Japanese automobile manufacturers Toyota, Nissan and Honda, along with eight other companies, have formed Japan H2 Mobility, a company that will be dedicated to the development of hydrogen...

Nissan LEAF
Posted Mar 12, 2018

The new Nissan LEAF came as a tsunami on the European electric cars market . The Japanese manufacturer announces that it has already received 19000 orders for Nissan LEAF on the "old continent", 13000 of them were placed before the...

Honda Urban EV
Posted Mar 09, 2018

The Honda Urban EV Concept anticipates what will be the first electric vehicle marketed by Honda in Europe. As announced at the press conference held at the Geneva Motor Show, the first orders of the production version can...

Mercedes-Benz Citaro electric bus
Posted Mar 06, 2018

German bus manufacturer Daimler Buses wants to mass produce the electric version of the Citaro from the end of 2018, after having increased sales and maintained operating profit in 2017. The Daimler Buses bus division reported today...