Originally published on EV Obsession. Following the company’s foundation back in 2012, and its acquisition of the main assets of the Saab Automobile bankruptcy estates, NEVS has been moving towards a focus on electric vehicle technology and new mobility solutions. Show More Summary
Despite a new focus on electric vehicles, Volkswagen's single U.S. hybrid offering is being killed off. Continue reading Volkswagen set to drop the Jetta Hybrid in 2017 Volkswagen set to drop the Jetta Hybrid in 2017 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:27:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
The sale of GE Money Bank in France would be the latest exit in General Electric’s retreat from finance as it focuses on its industrial roots.
On June 14, 5,000 people gathered in Washington, D.C., for the first-ever White House Summit focused on gender equity. Union women and allies from AFT, AFSCME, the Bricklayers (BAC), Coalition of Labor Union Women, Electrical Workers...Show More Summary
As part of its ongoing reaction to the fallout of the diesel emissions cheating scandal, Volkswagen Group recently revealed its new “TOGETHER — Strategy 2025” program. The new program will reportedly see the company release more than 30 new all-electric vehicles over the next decade. Show More Summary
The debate about the relative merits of electric vehicles is certain to be ongoing for years to come. For some, it represents the new frontier in automotive engineering and design. Electric powered vehicles for the masses; no more oil taken from the ground and clean air for all. Show More Summary
Updates on California politics: Legislature continues work on budget related bills, electric cars get unplugged from state cash June 16, 2016, 3:58 p.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government news. You can find our ongoing coverage of the California primary over...
VW Strategy 2025: Generate 25% of sales from EVs within 10 years. That's 2-3 million EVs. 2015 EV sales were 100,000.
Modern tools like microwave ovens and X-ray machines that are powered by intense, focused beams of electrons are ubiquitous, but many of the materials in those devices have remained largely unchanged for decades. Now, electrical and materials engineers have identified a substance that could vastly improve the technology.
On the occasion of Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo in Amsterdam, Barillec will focus on its VarShaft system, whose first prototype is now available in its showroom in Concarneau.
Originally published on EV Obsession. In an announcement that should surprise nobody who has truly been paying attention, Samsung SDI has apparently decided to close its hydrogen fuel cell division and focus new development resources on electric vehicle batteries. Show More Summary
These kids know what’s up. ???? #Ford #FocusElectrichttps://t.co/RmqG5G6Suy — Ford Motor Company (@Ford) June 6, 2016 If some goodhearted, genuinely trying people came up with the new Ford Focus Electric ad featuring Captain Planet, I’m sorry to criticize it, but it is a really lame attempt to sell an electric car. Show More Summary
BMW i3 (photo credit: Sam Abuelsamid) A recent article on Gas2.org, takes BMW to task for seemingly shifting the focus of its i division away from electric cars to autonomous vehicles. In fact, taking a look back nearly a decade to the origins of what was then called Project i, indicates [...]
Ford had licensed the Captain Planet characters to promote the Focus Electric in a new 30-second spot. Continue reading Captain Planet wants you to drive a Ford Focus Electric Captain Planet wants you to drive a Ford Focus Electric originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 06 Jun 2016 16:15:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
There’s a lot of discussion and publication about electric cars being quieter. Some of it is focused on low-speed pedestrian and cyclist safety. Some of it is focused on reductions in traffic noise as it pertains to the health of people living near roads. Show More Summary
Originally published on EV Obsession. We’ve covered a number of news stories about BMW in recent days that really make one wonder what exactly the leadership at the company is thinking. The decision to not release any new all-electric...Show More Summary
This overhaul is said to include a sportier i3, a new flagship and loads of new additions to the R&D team.
The German automaker has decided do away with their electric car project to focus on making self-driving cars.
With electric cars becoming mainstream, the BMW i sub-brand originally established for the zero-emission cars has changed its focus to autonomous driving technology. That’s the word of Klaus Fröhlich, BMW’s board member for R&D, who recently spoke with Reuters. BMW, like many rivals, rightly sees fully autonomous cars as...
Lady Dynamite is at its most fun when it focuses squarely on Maria's insecurities and her ill-fated attempts to overcome them. "A Vaginismus Miracle" is all about her trying to gain confidence in herself. And yes, it's also about vaginismus.Despite Larissa's crusade to be the world's worst personal assistant, Maria ... More »