It should come as no surprise that the rise of electric vehicles has broad implications for the price of oil. Now, you'd think that as more of the cars on the road are powered by batteries rather than petrol, demand for oil will slide. Show More Summary
An interesting analysis of the California electric vehicle market was recently published by the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT), providing a nice overview of the effects of various policies and promotional activities in effect there through 2015, as well as lessons for other locations/jurisdictions. Show More Summary
Renault recently announced the delivery of its 100,000th electric vehicle, marking a significant milestone in the company’s electric efforts. The sale was of a Renault Zoe to a 41-year-old man located in the capital of Norway, Oslo (fittingly). Show More Summary
Originally published on EVANNEX by Matt Pressman This weekend, I was able to attend two different National Drive Electric Week events here in Florida. I’ve been attending these events for years and they’re always a lot of fun. It gives me an opportunity to check out new electric vehicles and meet other electric vehicle (EV) owners. Show More Summary
Here's Electric GT's race-spec Model S. Poland will subsidize EVs. Postal Service to test alternative fuel vehicles. BMW and Bosch launch second-life grid storage system. Continue reading Recharge Wrap-up: Electric GT Tesla racer, Poland...Show More Summary
The electric vehicle will be revealed at the Paris Motor Show. Continue reading VW electric concept looks like a Tesla crossed with a BMW i3 VW electric concept looks like a Tesla crossed with a BMW i3 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:40:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
At some point, it’ll probably be commonplace, but as of its 2017 model year, Smart will be the only big car brand that can truthfully claim to offer both an electric drive and a gas-powered option across all of its vehicle offerings....Show More Summary
Things are heating up in the Tesla vs. car dealership associations fight, heating up quite a bit. The pioneering electric vehicle company very recently filed a constitutional challenge in the Western District of Michigan. In other words, things are going to the federal level, meaning that big changes are a possibility within the near future. Show More Summary
alongside the regular 2017 crafter range, volkswagen will also have a vision of the future for hard-working vans on display at hannover’s commercial vehicle show. called the e-crafter, the electric van packs in a 43kwh litium-ion battery...Show More Summary
Electric vehicles are everywhere now. Even though battery technology hasn’t had the breakthrough that we need to get everyone out driving an electric car, the price for batteries has dropped enough that almost anything else is possible. Show More Summary
Tesla and Chevrolet are locked in a fierce battle for consumers who've never considered an electric vehicle before. Previous generations of EVs lacked range and performance, but both companies say their forthcoming vehicles will be capable of going more than 200 miles on a single charge. Show More Summary
Volkswagen’s been releasing lots of plans for electric vehicles lately, no doubt because they’ve been forced to invest in EV infrastructure to help mitigate the damage they did with Dieselgate —it’s part of the company’s settlement agreement. So here’s a new electric van, complete with a press photo next to a renewable energy source. Read more...
More than 100 Tesla owners in Norway have sued the electric car maker, saying their vehicles aren't as powerful as advertised.
Europe continues to test the waters of shared vehicle ownership models, and the Amber One is a car designed to help eliminate the huge amount of time our own vehicles currently spend idle. The all-electric concept has a 250-mile range on a single charge, a top speed of over 93 mph, and a 0 to 60 time of a respectable 7 seconds. Show More Summary
The Chevrolet Bolt EV is an electric vehicle that boasts a range of up to 238 per full charge. It releases early 2017.
As low gas prices persist and electric vehicles fail to find the widespread traction once predicted by the Obama White House, automakers have supercharged their fight against the country’s lofty 2025 fuel economy target. Fuel prices and the popularity of trucks and SUVs means the federal 54.5 mile per gallon target isn’t reasonable, automakers say. Show More Summary
Electric powertrains might hog the headlines, but hydrogen fuel cell vehicles are also shaping up as a viable alternative to internal combustion engines because they combine the zero local emissions (if you don't count water) benefits of electric vehicles with the convenience of being able to top up at a fuel pump. Show More Summary
Electric vehicles have a huge range of potential applications, from ludicrous passenger cars to distribution trucks, but delivery vans running around the city stacks up as one of the best uses of the zero-local emissions technology.Show More Summary
For years now, the electric vehicle world speed record race has been a competition of one. But that hasn't deterred Venturi and its partners at Ohio State University from pushing the bar continuously higher. Still, things have remained...Show More Summary
This week, the news is all about the complicated nature of industry. Neither good news nor bad in the advanced vehicles industry as electric vehicles continue to grow and the Dieselgate controversy continues to be, well, controversial. Show More Summary