HotCars - Electric Cars | RSS Feed Daily news from the electric car market. Tue, 22 Mar 2022 21:00:13 GMT en-US hourly 60 We Now Know That The Bugatti Chiron Successor Will Be Heavily Electrified
It’s just been a few years since major carmakers around the world started electrifying their products. General Motors has vowed to launch around 25 electric vehicles by 2025, with an eye to further electrifying its entire lineup by 2035. Ford, Stellantis, Volkswagen, and other carmakers have made similar moves.

Tue, 22 Mar 2022 21:00:13 GMT
The BMW Concept XM Is The Future EV Of Our Dreams
With the age of technology still developing, electric cars are becoming more and more popular. Gradually, petrol cars are starting to become obsolete. Companies like Tesla, Nissan, and many more are taking the world of driving to the next level.

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 20:30:13 GMT
10 Hybrid Cars We'd Love To Drive
The writing has been on the wall for some time now, gasoline engines either need to get cleaner or bolster their power delivery with battery technology, hybrids are gaining ground fast regarding both popularity and performance.

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 14:31:12 GMT
Sibling Rivalry: 2022 Genesis GV60 Vs Kia EV6
The Kia EV6 is one of the most interesting and desirable electric cars on the market, second only to its brother, the Hyundai Ioniq 5. However, they both have a distant sibling who is a little more fashionable, and upmarket. The Hyundai Motor Group’s luxury arm also has the Genesis GV60. All three cars are very similar, but also very different from each other. But how different is the Genesis GV60 compared to the Kia EV6 particularly is what we will look to discover. Having said that, the styling and interior design are subject to personal tastes and preferences. Here, we are most interested in the performance differences and the different technologies that they both have to offer.

Sat, 19 Mar 2022 22:00:12 GMT
Porsche Wants 80% Of 2030 Sales To Be EVs, 718 To Become All-Electric
Like most carmakers and brands in the world, Porsche has entered the world of electric vehicles. The all-electric Porsche Taycan served as its ticket, and the German sports carmaker is not going anywhere but forward. In fact, Porsche wants EVs to account for 80 percent or more of its overall sales by the start of the next decade.

Sat, 19 Mar 2022 19:15:12 GMT
A Detailed Look At The Toyota Rhombus Concept
Toyota unveiled the Rhombus Concept at the Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition in 2019. It's an electric vehicle with just the driver's single seat in front and two passenger seats behind it. Interestingly, sitting in the concept car can be likened to sitting in a bath.

Sat, 19 Mar 2022 18:30:12 GMT
GMC Hummer EV Gets Backstory Documentary: Watch The Trailer Here
GMC along with A+E Networks has announced the premiere of their forthcoming film "Revolution: GMC Hummer EV," a 60-minute documentary that recounts the tale behind the evolution of the 2022 electric pickup truck. The Hummer EV made it to public in record time by a carefully selected team of GM employees.

Fri, 18 Mar 2022 19:00:12 GMT
The Rivian R1T Is An Outdoor Enthusiast’s Dream Pickup
Blending the outdoors and cars has been all the rage recently in the automotive industry. There is honestly no other reason to justify why vehicles like the Subaru Outback sell so well. But we are also not complaining because there are some seriously good options out there for those that love the great outdoors. These vehicles mix practicality, good off-road capability, and some other neat features that make venturing into nature just a little easier.

Fri, 18 Mar 2022 18:30:12 GMT
2022 Mecum Glendale: GMC Hummer EV Edition 1 Set To Cross Auction Block
You've got to hand it to GM, their direction for the new Hummer was brilliant. A gas-guzzling Hummer looks seriously out of place today (especially with rising gas prices across the nation). The brand name, though, associated with rugged, military vehicles still resonates. So the decision to electrify the Hummer while maintaining that same tough SUV attitude is a smart reinvention. The Hummer grew up.

Fri, 18 Mar 2022 18:05:12 GMT
YouTuber Behind Off-Road Lambo Preps EV-Swapped DMC DeLorean Build
Automotive YouTube channel B is for Build gained popularity through producing some of the platform's coolest builds. Notably, the host, Chris, and his friends built an off-road Lamborghini Huracan. The following month after they completed this build they took it to the dirt track. This year they've stepped their engineering game up a little further and plan to electrify one of America's most iconic vehicles, the DeLorean. Instead of opting for an LS crate motor, Chris plans on future proofing this classic. The DeLorean famously promised lots and disappointed the market. Surprising as John DeLorean's General Motors models sold well. The manufacturer DMC sold the car for two years before filing for bankruptcy.

Thu, 17 Mar 2022 23:00:13 GMT
Audi Introduces A6 Avant E-Tron Concept
Audi has revealed the new A6 Avant e-tron concept. This wagon will be the second fully-electric model in the A6 lineup. Just like the Audi A6 e-tron concept that was unveiled in 2021, the A6 Avant e-tron utilizes an electric drive system based on the PPE technology platform.

Thu, 17 Mar 2022 20:55:13 GMT
These Cool Features Make The 2022 Genesis GV60 Desirable
Genesis Motors is one of Hyundai's most popular luxury vehicle divisions. Initially ideated with Hyundai's new luxury Genesis sedan back in 2004, the 'Genesis brand' was officially announced as an independent entity in November 2015. The brand's first Genesis standalone model - the Genesis G90 - was launched in 2017. Designed in Rüsselsheim (Germany), Namyang (South Korea), and Irvine (United States); and produced in Ulsan (South Korea), Genesis models embrace what the brand name implies: Creation. The brand believes that every drive in a Genesis car deserves to be special. Genesis has created some of the finest automobiles in recent years, and the trend continues with the 2022 Genesis GV60. The all-new Genesis model is a compelling beauty that explores new paths in automotive manufacturing. It is audacious, progressive, and distinctly Korean - three words that define the Genesis brand. It's like a memorable dish prepared by a world-class chef: a perfectly balanced mixture of athleticism and elegance.

Thu, 17 Mar 2022 18:16:12 GMT
These Are Our Favorite Features Of The 2023 Subaru Solterra
While other manufacturers have taken auto electrification seriously, Subaru has been pretty slow to jump on the EV bandwagon. The automaker has a hybrid version of the Crosstrek, and that's about it. The 2023 Subaru Solterra will be the carmaker's first all-electric car. Considering that most manufacturers already have standard EV lineups, we can say that Subaru is lagging in this category. The 2023 Solterra is a collaboration between Subaru and Toyota. Both Japanese manufacturers partnered to build the SUV, and Toyota is marketing their variant as the Toyota bZ4X.

Thu, 17 Mar 2022 01:00:15 GMT
2022 Rivian R1S: Costs, Facts, And Figures
After Tesla set the EV world on fire with the original Model S in 2012, just about every legacy automaker is scrambling to put together their own EVs, often trying to outgun themselves in range figures, power outputs, and innovations. As well as the legacy automakers, it seems as though new EV startups are popping up everywhere with the aims to dethrone Tesla. A lot of them aren't very successful, but one startup that has bucked that trend is Rivian.

Thu, 17 Mar 2022 00:00:15 GMT
Volvo Installing EV Charging Networks At Starbucks Locations
Volvo Car USA gave new meaning to "cars and coffee" as the Swedish brand announced its partnership with Starbucks to establish an electric vehicle charging network. Initial steps will involve a pilot project involving the installation of chargers at stores between Seattle and Denver. Volvo calls this the "first open, public EV charging network at Starbucks locations." It’s no Tesla Supercharger network, but for Volvo, it’s a start.

Wed, 16 Mar 2022 00:15:13 GMT
2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5: Costs, Facts, And Figures
The electric car revolution is well underway. New EVs are popping up left, right, and center, with aims to dethrone Tesla from their current position. Obviously, Tesla were among the first on the scene with the original Roadster, and then the Model S. Pretty soon, other automakers decided to cautiously dip their toes into this pool, and this included Hyundai.

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 19:00:13 GMT
2023 Fisker Ocean: Costs, Facts, And Figures
Consumers know Fisker Automotive as the niche company behind the stately Karma sedan. After a tumultuous restructuring and heavy investment from private equity firms, the Los Angeles company moves its second product into production, the Ocean.

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 18:00:13 GMT
20 Reasons Why Buying A Tesla Is A Bad Idea
When it comes to the major carmakers operating in the world today, Tesla is one of the youngest ones around. The company has only been around for 19 years since it started back in 2003. Yet, in a short span of time, Tesla has managed to not only show it has what it takes to compete with other carmakers around the block but also garner the respect of people worldwide. A huge part of what's made the company such a success is current CEO Elon Musk. He sees the company as something more than just another automaker. Although Tesla cars appeal to a specific (and affluent) clientele at the moment, Musk hopes to one day make their vehicles affordable to all.

Mon, 14 Mar 2022 18:30:16 GMT
Electric Dreams: A Closer Look At The Solectria Sunrise
For fans of electric cars that really know their stuff, many might have heard of the Solectria Sunrise. If not, then it is interesting to know about, especially considering as its aim was to be one of the most efficient and high-range electric cars of all time.

Mon, 14 Mar 2022 17:00:13 GMT
10 Things We Now Know About The Skoda Enyaq Coupe VRS
We are officially transitioning into the age of electric vehicles, and all major automakers are working hard to ensure they are not left out. They are adding electric-powered vehicles to their lineups at a high rate. They aim to electrify large portions of their fleets in the next few years. So have even announced ambitious plans to go fully electric lineups within five years.

Mon, 14 Mar 2022 15:30:13 GMT
Refreshed 2022 Tesla Model S Plaid: Owners Share The Changes In Photos Tesla is one of the fastest-rising automobile brands in modern history (or perhaps of all time) due to its innovation and what it offered in the market. One of the main reasons behind Tesla's popularity in North America is its Model S. The electric sedan is such an amazing EV that it combines the best of two worlds. It blends the tech, comfort, and space of a luxury sedan and the power of a proper sports car in one machine.

Sun, 13 Mar 2022 01:00:13 GMT
Tesla Model S Plaid Vs Lucid Air Dream Edition: All The Key Differences
Rivalries abound in the automotive industry. There's General Motors vs. Ford, Ferrari vs. Lamborghini, and a slew of others. However, these well-known competitions primarily focus around the old-fashioned combustion engine. A new rivalry is forming in the electric vehicle world. The focus is clear as we look ahead to the future. The automobile industry is transitioning to a more environmentally-friendly mode of production. New, all-electric cars are being released by luxury automakers on a regular basis.

Sat, 12 Mar 2022 22:00:12 GMT
These Are The Best Features Of The New Volkswagen ID. Buzz Cargo
One might question why we at Hotcars are excited to feature a commercial purpose van. But the Volkswagen ID. Buzz Cargo is just as cool as the passenger model. Sure, your eyes are naturally drawn towards the passenger model ID. Buzz. But the Cargo model has quite a few impressive characteristics of its own. Volkswagen has now revived the iconic Bus in an all-electric form. Like the original. it was available in many versions. The new ID. Buzz will follow in those footsteps and the ID. Buzz Cargo is one of the many forms of the new electric bus that will be available. We take a look at all the cool features of the new ID. Buzz Cargo and highlight its best feature.

Sat, 12 Mar 2022 18:00:13 GMT
Everything We Love About The 2024 Volkswagen ID. Buzz
After nearly 20 years of teasing, Volkswagen has finally introduced the all-new ID. Buzz. The iconic VW microbus has been reborn as a new all-electric model, and it is everything we expected it to be. The original Volkswagen Bus was essentially a van-like body built around the platform of a Beetle, powered by an air-cooled flat-four engine at the back. The all-electric 2024 Volkswagen ID. Buzz has been revealed, and it can draw a few parallels along similar lines. We can’t help but get excited about the resurrected new ID Buzz, and here is everything we love about it.

Fri, 11 Mar 2022 22:31:13 GMT
Electric Pioneers: The Forgotten Chrysler TEVan
Chrysler is one of the automotive manufacturers that have hidden in the shadows while other brands take center stage in the creation of new electric vehicles. However, the company recently told the world that it's planning on going fully electric by 2028. That's a huge plan, and it's also a great pointer to the fact that the electric future that has been greatly discussed and analyzed in the past, is gradually becoming more feasible, and tangible.

Fri, 11 Mar 2022 21:30:13 GMT
The Best Features Of The 2022 BMW i4 M50
Now that some time has passed after the 2022 BMW i4 M50 introduction, we can say the iconic Bavarian brand did a great job. The 2022 BMW i4 M50 is the first BMW electric vehicle to wear an M, signifying how much it shares with the top-performing cars from the M series. Although its sibling from the i4 Gran Coupe series named eDrive 40 has equally inspiring specs, the M50 takes things to a different level.

Fri, 11 Mar 2022 19:00:16 GMT
Everything We Know About The Jeep Electric Off-Roader, So Far
Jeep has already been speaking about an electrified future, and it's set to make that speech a reality with an electric version of its classic Wrangler Off-Roader. The Wrangler EV, which was showcased by a concept car during the 2021 Easter Jeep Safari in Utah, is now closer to reality than ever. In fact, Stellantis has already revealed its "Dare Forward 2030", and has announced an entirely new lineup of electric vehicles to come, including a BEV Jeep off-road vehicle that will arrive in 2024. We automatically assume it's going to be an electric version of the Wrangler.

Fri, 11 Mar 2022 14:00:12 GMT
This Is Why Toyota Offers The Best Hybrids
The hybrid technology seems to have outgrown stereotypes. Overtime, a lot has changed with the technology, and it's not just with how efficient and seamless it has become, but how it's also serving as a bridge, for automotive enthusiasts, from the conventional fossil fuel engines to fully electric motors. In recent years, hybrid technology has penetrated the supercar market, with brands like Ferrari and McLaren electrifying some models in their lineup.

Thu, 10 Mar 2022 22:30:13 GMT
How The 2023 Cadillac Lyriq Stacks Up Against The 2021 Tesla Model X
Tesla is a well-known player in the EV world, as it was one of the first manufacturers to make large-scale EV models for the entire globe. Almost all global manufacturers have shifted to making electric vehicles and have claimed to become all-electric by the end of the decade. The rise in EV production has seen an increase of new manufacturers and traditional gasoline engine manufacturers stepping out of their comfort zone. Cadillac is the latest company to come on board with electrification, and the Lyriq is an all-electric SUV from the American manufacturer which is expected to go on sale in 2023.

Thu, 10 Mar 2022 20:00:14 GMT
Here's Everything We Know About The Fisker Pear
The EV market is continuing to expand as the 2020s unfold, with prospects for substantial growth in the years to come. The EV market had a value of approximately $171 billion in 2020 and is projected to surpass $725 billion by the year 2026. With the electric car world broadening its reach, many companies are getting in on the action, including up-and-coming brands like Lucid and Fisker.

Thu, 10 Mar 2022 19:45:12 GMT
Why Fiat Is Hitting The Electric Market Correctly With The Fiat E-Ulysse Electric Minivan
Fiat’s Ulysse started life as a small minivan in the 90s which was produced jointly alongside French automakers PSA and Italian brand Lancia, an uninspiring but practical workhorse for the busy family.

Thu, 10 Mar 2022 19:00:13 GMT
These 10 Electric Cars Will Make Range Anxiety A Thing Of The Past
The last decade was great for the EV industry. Electric cars went from being viewed as futuristic concepts to a reality that is slowly taking over the roads. However, while electric car sales have grown tremendously, there's still a large number of gearheads that still say they'll never switch to EVs. One of the main reasons why so many gearheads are still against EVs is range anxiety - the fear of running out of juice when far from a charging station.

Thu, 10 Mar 2022 18:30:13 GMT
This Is How Much The Ford Charge Station Pro Will Cost
The most popular car in the US got electrified. Yes, if you haven’t heard, the Ford F-150 truck is getting an electric version named the F-150 Lightning. While the American demand with trucks has been more hard work-oriented, the F-150 Lighting packs some intelligent features - one of which being the Intelligent Backup Power option.

Thu, 10 Mar 2022 17:00:13 GMT
This Is How Much A 2008 Tesla Roadster Costs Today
Tesla took their first baby steps into the automotive industry with the introduction of the Roadster in 2008. The car, a collaboration between the American manufacturer and their partners Lotus across the Pond, didn't seem to be much more than a failed experiment. It was heavy. Battery technology was far from what it is today, and its range was noncompetitive compared to other cheaper, lighter two-seater weekend cars on the market.

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 21:00:12 GMT
This Is How Much A Fully Loaded Rivian R1T Will Cost After The New Pricing
The Rivian R1T is a full-sized pickup truck, but it is not just any ordinary pickup. The R1T is the world’s first all-electric pickup. With all global manufacturers shifting to an all-electric portfolio, Rivian is the first company in the world to make an electric pickup truck that is now on sale. The competition has now made claims to launch full electric vehicles and pickup trucks, but Rivian was swift with its actions and has launched the R1T and the R1S models. The competition that Rivian has to face is still a couple of years behind when it comes to a full production version of any other electric truck.

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 17:00:14 GMT
With The Addition Of New Electric Pick Up Trucks, Here's Where The Tesla Cybertruck Stands Today
The automotive industry is an ever-growing one. And EVs are bang on-trend these days. A few years back, electric vehicles were considered an experiment. But those days are long gone. EVs are more than just your unconventional vehicle in 2022. And a lot of credit for that trend goes to Tesla. The Elon Musk-led brand has been growing steadily in the last decade. What kick-started in 2008, soon became a symbol for the green revolution in the automotive industry. Many Hollywood celebs have adopted the "Tesla lifestyle" and the Elon Musk brainchild has become a status symbol within the elite circle. The greatest brands are always striving to be the best in the industry. Having won over everyone with their electric cars, Tesla surprised everyone by annoying their latest electric pick-up truck not too long ago. What was considered a distant dream a few years back, is now a reality. Electric pick-up trucks are set to be the next big thing, and Tesla is expected to be one of the key players in the coming years. You might ask what is Tesla's trump card? And the answer is very straightforward: the Tesla Cybertruck.

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 14:00:13 GMT
10 Things To Know Before Buying The 2022 Toyota Prius Prime
The Toyota Prius Prime has been in continuous production since 2015 and has been one of the most successful plug-in hybrid models to ever come to the United States. Being part of the fourth-generation Prius lineup, the 2022 Toyota Prius Prime comes with no major changes from the older model years, and hence it retains the frugal powertrain, top-notch reliability, and many other features, all of which made it a fan favorite of the segment.

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 11:30:12 GMT
Everything To Know About The Ford Model E Division
Ford announced that it was splitting into “two distinct, but strategically interdependent, auto businesses”. The two divisions, Ford Model E and Ford Blue, marks the start of a new EV vs ICE (internal combustion engine) era: Model E will oversee the production of the Mach E and the unreleased F-150 Lightning, while Ford Blue will maintain the internal combustion line.

Tue, 08 Mar 2022 21:51:14 GMT
This Is How Much A Fully Loaded Rivian R1S SUV Will Cost
One of the most anticipated electric trucks of recent times was the Ford F-150 Lightning, an electric version of the trusty truck series that has remained the US’ best-selling vehicle for almost 40 years.

Tue, 08 Mar 2022 18:01:13 GMT
10 Things To Know Before Buying The 2022 Tesla Model 3
The 2022 Tesla Model 3 has been launched for a base MSRP of $39,940 and comes with no major changes other than an updated battery pack and a change in the overall range. This compact luxury fully electric sedan still retains the impressive performance of the electric motor, helping the car to do 0-60 mph in a lightning-fast 3.5 seconds with the Performance trim. The range on offer turned out to be the best of the bunch, too.

Tue, 08 Mar 2022 17:30:12 GMT
This Is What Makes The 2022 Chevrolet Bolt An Affordable And Practical EV
Nearly five years ago, Chevrolet beat Tesla in the EV mobility space with the launch of the Bolt EV. The Bolt was technically the first-ever mass-market electric vehicle that offered over 200 miles of range. The key to the success of the Chevrolet Bolt was that it was very affordable compared to other EVs back in the day, and that is something that remains true even to date. The Bolt is a reasonably affordable option when it comes to EVs with a generous amount of range and a vehicle with a good host of features.

Tue, 08 Mar 2022 17:00:14 GMT
How Tesla Decides What Drivers Get Self-Driving Beta Access
Tesla introduced a beta version of its Full Self-Driving (FSD) software in late September 2021, allowing customers to request access with the push of a button. Although the decision has sparked some concerns about the safety of autonomous vehicles, it's a huge step forward for the company and Tesla fans.

Mon, 07 Mar 2022 20:00:13 GMT
16 Secrets Most People Don't Know About Tesla
Few car manufacturers today have the kind of fan base that Tesla Motors does. Reaching a level of cult-like status, Tesla fans have pledged their support (and money) to this trailblazing corporation. Steering the wheel of Tesla's future is Elon Musk, the company's charismatic and brilliant CEO. He's also CEO of SpaceX, which launches rockets into space; and Neuralink, which is developing an upcoming way for humans to communicate with computers using their brains. Many regard Musk as the Steve Jobs of transportation. He's forward-thinking and is always looking for ways to advance humanity. In just a short amount of time, the company has already turned the car industry upside down.

Mon, 07 Mar 2022 19:30:12 GMT
What We Can Expect From The Upcoming Jeep Small Electric Crossover
Everyone expected the first-ever electric Jeep to be along the lines of the Wrangler off-roader. However, the American automaker has surprised the world with its new announcement. Jeep’s parent company, Stellantis presented its plans to curb its carbon footprint on its way to achieving full carbon neutrality by 2038. In that presentation, the automaker released the first teaser images of the upcoming Jeep battery electric vehicle. The vehicle is not a Wrangler but resembles the smaller version of the Compass SUV. Here is what we can expect from Jeep’s upcoming small electric crossover.

Sun, 06 Mar 2022 23:00:13 GMT
Why The Ford Mustang Mach-E Is A Better Buy Than The Tesla Model 3 In 2022
Tesla caught the automotive world napping when it burst onto the scene in 2012 to show off its all-new Model S. The US electric car rage demonstrated that there was a serious appetite for EV’s with a premium price tag, and ever since then, car markers around the world have been frantically developing competitors to cash in on the ever-increasing rage.

Sun, 06 Mar 2022 20:00:12 GMT
How The 2022 Mercedes-AMG EQE Compares To The AMG EQS
The all-new Mercedes-Benz EQE is the second electric car on the EQ fleet after the EQS. This time Mercedes is pushing its popular nameplate, the E-Class, to electrification. The S-Class relevant EQS has already been out and very successful, despite being priced around twice as much as the relevant Tesla models.

Sun, 06 Mar 2022 19:00:12 GMT
10 Things We Just Learned About The E-Legend EL1
Seeking to evoke memories of a glorious sporting past combined with a usable modern sports car platform, the EL1 is our kind of ride, even if it means waving goodbye to internal combustion. Tempted by a modern day take on the Ur Quattro? We were too, and feel it's only fair to point out E-Legend deserve all the credit for the EL1s design, engineering and thankfully production, Audi despite the obvious visual connection are in no way connected.

Sun, 06 Mar 2022 17:30:12 GMT
2024 Kia EV9: Here’s Everything We Know
Like most manufacturers, Kia is preparing to up the ante to gain a share of the electronic vehicle (EV) market and hopefully take some power away from Tesla, which continues to dominate as the top EV manufacturer in the US.

Sun, 06 Mar 2022 04:30:40 GMT
Car Modification In The Electric Era: Here’s What You Can Do
Throw away everything you've ever learned about upgrading a vehicle with a conventional diesel engine. An electric vehicle (EV) requires an entirely different approach than a conventional vehicle.

Sat, 05 Mar 2022 23:00:13 GMT
The Future Of Hyundai And Its Plans To Launch 11 New EVs By 2030
Hyundai’s Ioniq 5 is one of the most coveted electric cars on the market today. The automaker has been working on introducing more EVs under all three of its brands - Hyundai, Kia, and the Genesis luxury brand. Now, the Hyundai Motor Group has announced an ambitious roadmap for its future. Hyundai has set itself a new target to sell 1.87 million electric vehicles a year by 2030. At the company’s 2022 CEO Investor Day virtual event, the automaker announced its plans for investments into new electric vehicles, manufacturing, and the development of technology. Hyundai looks to secure a 7 percent level of global market share by 2030.

Sat, 05 Mar 2022 15:00:12 GMT
10 Craziest Facts About Formula E Cars
Without a doubt, Formula One is the most popular single-seat driver racing competition in the world. The pure, unadulterated power of monstrous engines in hyper-fast cars is something that draws in everyone across the globe. However, as the world moves towards more sustainable options, so does racing. Thus, Formula E came around in 2011—an all-electric race with all-electric cars to boot.

Sat, 05 Mar 2022 00:30:12 GMT
The 2022 Fiat E-Ulysse Is An Awesome Electric Minivan For Europe
"Fix It Again Tony". This phrase was coined back in the day as an urban joke for Fiat's inability when it came to consumer connect and reliability. While things have not looked so bright for this Italian marque on US soils, things are quite different on the other side of the pond.

Fri, 04 Mar 2022 22:26:12 GMT
Why We Love Ken Block’s New 637 hp Audi RS E-Tron GT
Audi is looking to sell its electric vehicles by making them look cool. Among the many cool people that help with that initiative, one that stands out is a man named Kenneth Block. If you haven’t heard of Ken Block, then you must have lost your phone years ago and never had access to YouTube or the internet. The co-founder of DC Shoes looked to sell his product by marrying his passion for racing. Block’s Rally and RallyCross career is littered with triumph, but no world titles to his name.

Fri, 04 Mar 2022 18:00:13 GMT
The Polestar O2 Concept Is Cooler Than The Tesla Roadster
If you’re looking for an automaker that has mastered car design and has its ethics in order, look no further than Polestar. The brand is Volvo’s electric performance arm, and recently they have been making some fascinating cars and concepts. Their latest creation is the Polestar O2 Concept which they claim is a hardtop convertible roadster. If you are pedantic about nomenclatures, the O2 being a 2+2 doesn't necessarily qualify to be a roadster. But you will forget all about it the moment you lay eyes on it. Step aside Tesla, there is a new non-existent roadster in town.

Fri, 04 Mar 2022 17:00:13 GMT
10 Best Family-Friendly EVs To Buy In 2022
The availability of electric vehicles has undoubtedly exploded in recent years, with numerous mainstream automakers now featuring at least one model in their lineup. Of course, consumers still share concerns that EVs are more expensive upfront, have a shorter range, and take longer to charge than it takes to refuel conventional cars. Still, continuous improvements have seen the pros of owning family-friendly EVs outweigh the cons, not to mention the government has also committed to supercharging America's efforts for an electric future through 'The Biden-Harris Electric Vehicle Charging Action Plan.'

Fri, 04 Mar 2022 11:30:12 GMT
This Is The Coolest Feature Of The McLaren Artura
McLaren is known for producing some of the fastest and most powerful cars in existence. The company has been around since the 1960s and has consistently improved on the quality of its cars through research and experimentation. Some of McLaren's most revered supercars include the 720S and the 570S, but now there’s a new kid on the block. Enter the McLaren Artura.

Fri, 04 Mar 2022 00:00:13 GMT
Here’s Why A Used Tesla Model Y Costs More Than New In China
When the great migration from ICEs to EVs started, we were all a bit skeptical about how people would embrace it. There were red flags like range anxiety, driving range, charging time, and even the fear of batteries catching on fire. But now, we can say that people have left the fear behind, and are desperate to own an EV. No, we aren't saying that, but the prices of used Teslas in China are!

Thu, 03 Mar 2022 21:00:12 GMT
Electric Dreams: A Closer Look At The Honda EV Plus
The proliferation of new technologies in the automotive industry, just like in any other industry, takes a process. An example of this is the advent of electric vehicles and how they have evolved over the years. Now, various types of electric vehicles can be seen all over the place, as just about every automaker makes a wide array of electric or hybrid rides - but that was not always the case.

Thu, 03 Mar 2022 01:00:17 GMT
Rivian Models Get 20-Percent Price Increase
Good things never last. And reservation holders for Rivian Automotive's electric vehicles found this out the hard way as the company announced increases of as much as 20 percent on its R1T truck and R1S SUV this week.

Wed, 02 Mar 2022 23:45:14 GMT
Hyundai Motor Outlines EV Strategy: 17 New BEVs By 2030
Hyundai Motor CEO Jaehoon Chang revealed the automaker's electrification roadmap at the 2022 CEO Investor Day forum. Hyundai Motor Corporation plans to sell 1.87 million BEVs annually by 2030. The Korean automaker will accomplish this by introducing 17 new BEV models by 2030. Eleven of those new BEVs will be Hyundai models and six will be for the Genesis luxury brand.

Wed, 02 Mar 2022 23:16:13 GMT
Ford Announces Two Separate Businesses For Handling EVs and ICEs
With Ford continuing to launch one EV after another, the face of its global automotive business is undergoing a little change in the way it will go forward.

Wed, 02 Mar 2022 22:30:13 GMT
Polestar Announces O2 Concept That Includes A Drone
Polestar revealed its further plans for electric mobility when it unveiled the Precept concept sedan in February 2020. But for those who love open-air drives with the benefit of a deployable roof and thrilling electric power, Polestar has something in store – the Polestar O2 concept.

Wed, 02 Mar 2022 22:15:12 GMT
Jeep Reveals First Look At Fully-Electric SUV
Global automaker Stellantis has revealed images of the first ever fully electric Jeep brand SUV during their Dare Forward 2030 Strategic plan presentation. Carlos Tavares, the chief executive officer (CEO) of Stellantis, presented the images of the new vehicle that will function completely by battery-electric technology. This is part of the brand's initiatives to move closer to eventual full electrification of their SUV range of products.

Wed, 02 Mar 2022 03:45:12 GMT
XBUS-Maker ElectricBrands Developing New Models: Here's What We Know
With major overhauls coming to the automotive sector many reiterate that everything is changing. However, the EVs that attract the most attention are expensive and out of reach for many. Take for example the Tesla Model S Plaid and the Porsche Taycan, as most will never be able to afford these. Instead, the average consumer will settle for something a little more average. Premium products are out of reach for small and medium-level enterprises. This is where German manufacturer ElectricBrands steps in. According to ElectricBrands, the XBUS is, "made in Germany with love", offering a range of small utility vehicles. These come with different modules, essentially body types ranging from bus, pickup, tipper to their latest addition the camper. Those that are environmentally conscious and looking to reduce their business' carbon footprint are short of options when it comes to 2022 electric pickup trucks but the XBUS is an excellent option.

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 23:00:13 GMT
10 Things To Know Before Getting The 2022 Hyundai Elantra Hybrid
Being part of the seventh generation of the Hyundai Elantra lineup which was launched in the United States last year, the 2022 Hyundai Elantra Hybrid comes with no major changes to the design, powertrain, and features. Offered for a base MSRP of $23,850, the 2022 Hyundai Elantra Hybrid is one of the best value-for-money propositions of the compact hybrid sedan lineup and comes loaded with everything that you could think of for the price.

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 15:30:12 GMT
10 Things To Know Before Getting The 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EV
The 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EV has been launched for a base MSRP of $31,500 and comes with a host of interior and exterior changes, making it an even more compelling proposition of the full-electric segment. Being one of the cheapest EV offerings, this compact electric hatchback retains the lightning-fast acceleration from its single electric motor and the decent range of 259 miles, both of which are taken from the 2021 iteration of the Bolt EV.

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 11:30:12 GMT
These Are The World's Best Road-Legal Performance EVs
Over the last decade, electric vehicles have gone from environment-friendly novelties to massive powerhouse machines. From sedans to pickups and sports cars, the latter has hugely benefited from the rapid technological advancements, giving way to the majority of vehicles that aren’t just impressive by electric supercar standards but by supercar standards in general.

Mon, 28 Feb 2022 15:31:12 GMT
18 Reasons Why You Should Never Buy A Tesla
Tesla is all the hype right now. The innovation behind this car is what attracts its loyal following. However, even if Tesla has a strong following and even if it offers a lot of features that are new in the car market, not all of its cars are created flawlessly. If you look closely, you'll see certain imperfections about the car that even hardcore fans find annoying, or worse, abhor.

Sat, 26 Feb 2022 04:12:24 GMT
Everything To Know About The Toyota Yaris GR Sport GT7 Edition
Toyota Yaris is a super-mini automobile that has been in the market since 1999, succeeding the Tercel and Starlet. Toyota used the "Yaris" moniker for export versions of several Japanese market products until 2019, while other market segments received the same automobiles under the Toyota Echo nameplate until 2005. Notably, the Japanese company also adopted the Yaris nameplate in Japan in 2020, as it was used to replace the Vitz moniker.

Fri, 25 Feb 2022 21:45:13 GMT
10 Coolest EVs That Are Expected To Hit The Market By 2025
Electric vehicles are rapidly being released from every segment of the automotive world – from small city cars such as the Honda E, to large transport trucks like the Mercedes-Benz eActros. Premium brands so far, had the best sales with daily drivers like the Tesla Model 3 and Audi e-tron, with luxury marques showing promise with the Mercedes’ EQS.

Fri, 25 Feb 2022 04:36:24 GMT
What Buyers Should Know About Owning A Tesla Model S Plaid
Tesla's first mass-market all-electric vehicle was launched in 2012. That is a very long time ago in EV-years. Since then, advances in battery technology and other innovations have made electric vehicles progress in leaps and bounds, yet the Model S managed to keep up with the competition. It still has that new car smell, both while driving and when living with it.

Fri, 25 Feb 2022 00:00:13 GMT
Watch Today's Fastest Electric Sedans Compete In Three-Way Drag Race
We've seen many high-performance EVs races next to each other. But, finally, YouTube channel DragTimes has put the three most potent electric car on the market to an experiment. They set out to find which model would come out on top as the best-performing electric vehicle amongst the Tesla S refresh model, the crowd's favorite Porsche Taycan Turbo S, and the new Tesla killer the Lucid Air Dream Edition.

Thu, 24 Feb 2022 21:00:12 GMT
This Is The Best Way To Improve The Range On Your EV
Most car manufacturers have decided to make EVs a future project. There have also been bans on gasoline engines in some countries from the year 2025 or 2030. To keep these high demands in check, manufacturers are making better and more efficient EVs every passing year; the goal is to achieve maximum performance and range from a vehicle. The thing which comes with EVs is the range, and everyone seems to be worried about when the batteries will run out or how much charge is left in the batteries. Besides, unlike gasoline engines, EVs take quite some time to recharge, and the infrastructure globally is not as developed as the ones of fuel pumps for a gasoline engine.

Thu, 24 Feb 2022 14:00:13 GMT
What We Now Know About The VW ID. Buzz Specs
The MPV used to be cool some time ago. But SUVs are all the rage these days. However, as Volkswagen is looking to revive the iconic VW bus that dates back 75 years, it might be bringing MPVs back in fashion. The all-electric Volkswagen ID. Buzz will make its debut in March 2022. VW will reveal the ID. Buzz at the South by South West (SXSW) Festival in Austin, Texas. However, before the arrival of the modern electric model, we now have a clearer picture of its technical specifications.

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 19:45:12 GMT
This 500-HP Tesla-Powered Honda S2000 Is Not For Everyone
Electric cars are the future and there is no denying that. And the electric revolution has also caught up with the modified community as well. Many tuners and custom shops are building (or more precisely transforming) classics into future-proof EVs. Yes, we know that it sounds barbaric to disrupt the natural flow of things.

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 15:45:12 GMT
This Is Why Nissan's "Newbird" Retro EV Is So Cool
Electric vehicles are quite clearly the way all manufacturers are heading right now. Whether we like it or not, EVs are becoming a big part of every manufacturers future plans and that has led to some, quite awful looking cars. For the most part, a lot of manufacturers are simply taking currently available cars and then slapping some EV tech into them. They aren’t being creative enough with their designs. The Honda e and the Hyundai Ioniq 5 show just what can be done though if you take a clean sheet of paper.

Tue, 22 Feb 2022 16:00:12 GMT
How The Mercedes-AMG EQE Stacks Up Against The Tesla Model S Plaid
There is no denying the fact that EVs can pump out much denser power as compared to ICEs. Cars like the Tesla Model S Plaid are making us rethink what power means! This crazy four-door family sedan churns out, 1020 horses (yup! Four digits). The last time we checked, this comes in the hypercar category. Insane performance is one thing, and practicality is another.

Tue, 22 Feb 2022 15:00:12 GMT
Here's What You Need To Know About The Tesla Model S 2022 Refresh
Tesla, Inc. premiered their original Model S in June 2012, with a 265-mile range. By 2018, a quarter-million units had been sold. The Model S became recognized as Tesla’s flagship vehicle. In a test of the 2013 – 2014 production model, Consumer Reports stated, “the high-tech all-electric Tesla Model S delivers amazing performance and a long driving range.” They continued the Model S accolades saying the Model S was the highest-scoring car they had ever tested.

Tue, 22 Feb 2022 00:30:28 GMT
Here's How Fast The Tesla Model X Plaid Really Accelerates One of the earliest electric luxury SUVs ever made is back at it again. Tesla has delivered excellent electric vehicles from the get-go; its all-new luxury SUV is no exception. The Tesla Model X is one of the first fully electric SUVs in Tesla's fleet.

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 23:00:13 GMT
Everything You Need To Know About The 2022 Mercedes-AMG EQE
Electric cars have become the new standard for automakers, and it’s nothing new seeing an EV with striking good looks, impressive horsepower, and normal daily driving versatility in all four wheels. Mercedes-Benz has already made a very impressive entry in the EV market with the EQ lineup. This time, striking out of Stuttgart comes the EQE - the electric variant to the E Class.

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 19:30:12 GMT
Electrifying Excitement With The Imminent Launch Of The Volkswagen ID. Buzz
The Volkswagen ID. Buzz is a vehicle that has certainly got people excited over the last few years, ever since the concept first appeared back in January 2017. VW has long said that the car will go into production, and we are now finally entering that exciting phase, with new images and details of the vehicle. Volkswagen is starting the countdown to the launch of the new car as we approach the official world premiere, set for March 9, 2022.

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 19:00:13 GMT
What We Love About The 2022 Toyota RAV4 Prime
Toyota considers the RAV4 Prime its “quickest, most powerful RAV4 yet.” The model is an exciting variant with a sizable electric battery capacity, and it is fitted with plug-in abilities. What this means is that the 2022 RAV4 Prime promises many automotive perks like fuel efficiency, high speed, and greater engine power.

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 18:30:12 GMT
Check Out This 300-HP Tesla-Swapped Classic Mini
Classic electric car conversions have got the car community in splits. One side states that it's blasphemous to disrupt a classic's originality whereas the other side says that it is the best way to breathe in a "cool" lease of life into classic machines. Either way, it is not easy fusing the past and future.

Sun, 20 Feb 2022 14:00:12 GMT
The States With The Most Charging Stations Per EVs
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Rural communities and regions have meager EV adoption rates when compared to metropolitan areas, with the great majority of the non-urbanized regions having new electric vehicle registration rates of zero to half a percent. This amounts to less than five and, in many cases, zero registered EVs per 10,000 people in most non-metro counties, compared to 10 to more than 100 registered EVs per 10,000 persons in metro counties. This discrepancy is also evident at the state level, with states with more rural populations having much lower EV registration rates.

Sat, 19 Feb 2022 18:00:12 GMT
2022 BMW i4: Costs, Facts, And Figures
The all-electric 2022 i4 sedan is BMW's first attempt at a genuinely mass-market BEV. Building off of the legacy of the BMW i3 and i8, the i4 sedan is available solely as a totally electric car that competes directly with the likes of the Tesla Model 3 and Polestar 2.

Sat, 19 Feb 2022 00:00:12 GMT
Everything You Need To Know About Audi's EV Lineup
With new strict emissions regulations, more automobile brands are building electric cars to diversify their lineup and partake in the EV race. The European Union mainly tasked carmakers to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 40%. Audi is no exception, and since the release of the e-Tron, the luxury brand has produced many other electric models. For the 2022 model year, Audi currently has seven electric models.

Fri, 18 Feb 2022 20:31:46 GMT
Everything To Know About The Siemens Ford Collaboration On F-150 Lightning Charge Station
Siemens eMobility has announced the development of the Ford Charge Station Pro, a customized EV charging system for the Ford F-150 Lightning, in collaboration with Ford. The Ford Charge Station Pro is an 80-ampere level two charging station that uses the "combo" connector rather than the standard J1172 connector found on level one and level two charging points in North America.

Fri, 18 Feb 2022 20:30:12 GMT
Recent Study Shows Most Searched For EVs Globally
Kijiji Autos has published the results of a recent study that analyzed the most searched for electric vehicles over the last 12 months on Google. As of today, 550,000 global searches for the term "electric car" take place each month, which equates to one search approximately every 5 seconds. Read on to see the results of the study and how emerging trends are changing worldwide as the influence of EVs on the global auto industry continues to develop.

Fri, 18 Feb 2022 15:01:12 GMT
The Best Features Of The 2022 Porsche Taycan Turbo S Sport Turismo
With all manufacturers shifting their focus to making EVs, Porsche was one of the first companies to make mass-market EV sports cars. The Taycan was the German manufacturer’s first EV for the masses, and it was an instant hit with its fantastic design, performance, and battery tech. Since then, the company has launched a few more trims and variants of the Taycan in different body styles, producing different power levels and targeting different audiences. The 2022 Taycan Turbo S Sport Turismo is the latest entrant in that segment and offers many exciting features.

Fri, 18 Feb 2022 15:01:11 GMT
Check Out The Smart #1, The Brand’s First Electric Crossover
The Smart company has come up with its first model, the #1. It is supposed to be an electric crossover. Mercedes-Benz and Geely have 50-50 ownership in the company. Geely overlooked the engineering works while Mercedes-Benz took care of the design. The partnership seems to succeed as the #1 electric crossover is all set to be launched. The company has announced that it will launch the car later this year. There are several design and performance perks embedded in the all-new #1. The name itself stirs up curiosity in the minds of the buyers. The car is bound to be a hit among the EV community.

Wed, 16 Feb 2022 22:01:12 GMT
Reserve Yours Now: Fisker Opens Order Books For PEAR Electric Crossover
Electric carmaker, Fisker Inc., known for the achingly beautiful yet unreliable, Karma plug-in hybrid, announced earlier today reservations are available for its all-new EV. The Personal Electric Automotive Revolution, or PEAR, is Fisker's second vehicle added to their rotation.

Wed, 16 Feb 2022 18:00:14 GMT
Mercedes-AMG Reveals EQE Performance Sedan
Mercedes has been on an electric tirade lately, having first released the electric Mercedes-AMG EQS. And now, Mercedes has struck lightning again with the all-new, hyper-fast Mercedes-AMG EQE.

Wed, 16 Feb 2022 16:00:15 GMT
Polestar Pokes Fun Of Elon Musk In Super Bowl Ad
Most car company Super Bowl ads are extravagant productions featuring celebrities. But Polestar took a different approach to their commercial that aired during Super Bowl LVI. The EV manufacturer unveiled a minimalist spot that poked fun at not only flashy car commercials, but also Elon Musk and Volkswagen.

Tue, 15 Feb 2022 00:00:25 GMT
What To Expect From The Volkswagen ID. Buzz
The all-electric Volkswagen ID. Buzz will finally break cover in March 2022 in full production form. Volkswagen has been teasing the revival of the iconic Bus for decades now. The Bulli concept in 2011 was followed by the Budd-e concept of 2016. The German auto giant has finally stopped with the foreplay and will introduce the new VW Bus. In an all-electric form, the VW ID. Buzz will debut at the South by South West (SXSW) Festival in Austin, Texas.

Mon, 14 Feb 2022 22:01:13 GMT
10 Things To Know Before Getting The 2022 Audi Q4 E-Tron
Electric vehicles have been rising in popularity since the 2010s, and with the United States being the second-biggest market for them, manufacturers are putting in more efforts to get a share of the pie. With the arrival of the 2022 Audi Q4 E-Tron, Audi is here to take on the rivals like the Ford Mustang Mach-E and the Tesla Model Y, both of which come at a similar price bracket to the Q4 E-Tron.

Mon, 14 Feb 2022 11:30:12 GMT
These Are The Worst Electric Cars Ever Made
For every incredible electric vehicle getting made today, there were at least a couple of awful attempts made before manufacturers got to where they are now. Tesla has proved to everyone that you don’t necessarily need to already be part of the automotive world to have a go at it, but it should be said having that knowledge certainly helps. It has been a hit-and-miss sort of development process for them, often finding themselves way out of their depth in certain areas.

Sun, 13 Feb 2022 20:30:12 GMT
Here's Everything We Know About The Lexus Electrified Sedan Concept
The world's most reliable brand is leading the way in more than just one aspect. Whether it's lavish luxury, powerful performance or even exceptional EVs, they are truly at the top of their game.

Sun, 13 Feb 2022 19:00:12 GMT
8 Things We Love About The Honda E (2 Reasons Why We Wouldn't Buy One)
The little Honda e has made a big impression in its local market and throughout Europe, not necessarily in terms of sales, but certainly in terms of what the future may hold for EVs.

Sun, 13 Feb 2022 18:30:12 GMT
The Genesis GV60 Is A Luxury Electric Crossover That Drifts
Some years ago, luxury cars seemed to be the forte of the Germans. The Japanese were not far behind, and American brands were in the mix as well. However, in the modern age, the Koreans seem to redefine the automotive luxury. To cater to the flashy rich boujee or Gangnam lifestyle, the luxury arm of Hyundai has released a brand new electric car. The Genesis GV60 is essentially a Hyundai Ionic 5 and Kia EV6 underneath. But as it turns out, the GV60 is so much more than that. Vitally, it is aimed squarely at the Tesla Model Y.

Sun, 13 Feb 2022 15:00:13 GMT
A Closer Look At The DS E-Tense Performance Concept
DS Automobiles is a relatively new name in the world of cars. That's because it was launched in 2014, as a luxury spin-off of Citroën. The French have always been at the forefront of making radical cars and the Citroën DS is revered as one of the most innovative and quirky cars of its era.

Sat, 12 Feb 2022 21:00:13 GMT