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There's a New High-Performance EV Triumvirate in the Sedan World: Taycan, Plaid, Air!
There's a New High-Performance EV Triumvirate in the Sedan World: Taycan, Plaid, Air!

11 Feb 2024, 16:00 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / "For the 2025 model year, Porsche is giving the all-electric Taycan a particularly extensive update," says the company. It doesn't necessarily look the part

 
Rivian Now Has More Than 1,000 Different R1 Configurations, It's a Logistical Nightmare
Rivian Now Has More Than 1,000 Different R1 Configurations, It's a Logistical Nightmare

11 Feb 2024, 02:32 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / With the launch of two cheaper Standard battery options, Rivian has expanded the number of possible configurations to over 1,000, complicating manufacturing

 
Can't Charge an EV at Home, at Work, or for Free? Don't Buy One
Can't Charge an EV at Home, at Work, or for Free? Don't Buy One

10 Feb 2024, 22:16 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Ignore everything else about EVs and just stick to running costs. The conclusion couldn't be simpler. The choice becomes obvious immediately

 
No, a Parking Fee Hike for Fat and Heavy SUVs Won't Matter. A Ban Would Make More Sense
No, a Parking Fee Hike for Fat and Heavy SUVs Won't Matter. A Ban Would Make More Sense

10 Feb 2024, 19:36 UTC · By: Oraan Marc / Paris voted to triple SUV parking fees, but while it sounds like justice, will it help tackle the congestion and pollution problems the French capital faces?

 
Cybertruck Owners Flip Their New EV Like There's No Tomorrow, Despite No-Resale Clause
Cybertruck Owners Flip Their New EV Like There's No Tomorrow, Despite No-Resale Clause

9 Feb 2024, 22:18 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Despite the no-resale clause included in the sales contract, Foundation Series Cybertruck owners have found creative ways to screw Tesla

 
France Declared Total War on Big and Heavy Cars. Should the US Follow Its Lead?
France Declared Total War on Big and Heavy Cars. Should the US Follow Its Lead?

7 Feb 2024, 08:54 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Something is brewing in Europe, and it's not another kind of pricey ale. The home of Citroen and Peugeot is not fond of SUVs and pickup trucks

 
Unpopular Opinion: Apple Should Ban Vision Pro Access for People Wearing One While Driving
Unpopular Opinion: Apple Should Ban Vision Pro Access for People Wearing One While Driving

5 Feb 2024, 15:40 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / The number of people driving their cars with an Apple Vision Pro is rising, prompting questions about why Apple isn't doing anything to prevent it

 
Tesla Model Y Shouldn't Fear the Porsche Macan EV, But How About Jeep's Wagoneer S?
Tesla Model Y Shouldn't Fear the Porsche Macan EV, But How About Jeep's Wagoneer S?

4 Feb 2024, 16:00 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / According to the latest estimates, Tesla's Model Y became the world's best-selling automotive nameplate in 2023, dethroning Toyota's RAV4

 
The US Needs More DC Fast Chargers ASAP
The US Needs More DC Fast Chargers ASAP

3 Feb 2024, 21:57 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / ChargePoint and Electrify America are showing us that EV owners don't necessarily want to charge at home. They want to travel. That means

 
If You Think Supercar Buyers Have It Easy, Think Again
If You Think Supercar Buyers Have It Easy, Think Again

3 Feb 2024, 17:52 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Who wouldn't want to own a supercar comfortably, right? It's the stuff of dreams. However, getting one is harder than you think

 
Ford Has No Chance To Sell EVs Unless It Gets Rid of Its Dealership Network
Ford Has No Chance To Sell EVs Unless It Gets Rid of Its Dealership Network

2 Feb 2024, 22:28 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Dealers are the main reason why legacy carmakers are unable to make money from their EV business, and they need to address this before they can take on Tesla

 
The Auto Industry Is So Diverse That EVs Became Winter Kings and Caddys Got Blackwings
The Auto Industry Is So Diverse That EVs Became Winter Kings and Caddys Got Blackwings

28 Jan 2024, 16:00 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / It's hard to summarize the past week's novelties across the automotive industry because the winter isn't stopping carmakers from unleashing lots of goodies

 
Low Range, Not Price and Charging, the Main Culprit Against EV Adoption (Part II)
Low Range, Not Price and Charging, the Main Culprit Against EV Adoption (Part II)

28 Jan 2024, 00:48 UTC · By: Oraan Marc / I'll repeat it: no matter how affordable EVs become or how fast they charge, batteries' real-world range can't match that of an ICEV with a fuel tank

 
I'm Not So Sure That Acura's ZDX Can Escape Its Bad Luck Even in Zero Emissions Form
I'm Not So Sure That Acura's ZDX Can Escape Its Bad Luck Even in Zero Emissions Form

27 Jan 2024, 16:00 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / Acura first introduced the ZDX as a mid-size luxury crossover SUV that tried to give a coupe-CUV replica to the newly launched BMW X6

 
Low Range, Not Price and Charging, the Main Culprit Against EV Adoption (Part I)
Low Range, Not Price and Charging, the Main Culprit Against EV Adoption (Part I)

27 Jan 2024, 10:22 UTC · By: Oraan Marc / Petrolheads are right: no matter how affordable EVs become or how fast they charge, batteries' real-world range can't match that of an ICEV with a fuel tank

 
I Bet Toyota's Updated 2024 GR Yaris With Auto Would Be a Very Satisfying Choice in the US
I Bet Toyota's Updated 2024 GR Yaris With Auto Would Be a Very Satisfying Choice in the US

21 Jan 2024, 16:00 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / Just recently, Consumer Reports announced the rankings for the ten most satisfying new cars and SUVs - models that anyone would buy or lease again

 
You Shouldn't Fear Being Stuck in an EV During Winter
You Shouldn't Fear Being Stuck in an EV During Winter

17 Jan 2024, 03:54 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Reports about all-electric vehicles not being able to charge have popped up everywhere in the last couple of days. Don't take them at face value

 
Who Wants the Final Hellcat-Powered Dodge, and Who Thinks a Fresh Model 3 Is Better?
Who Wants the Final Hellcat-Powered Dodge, and Who Thinks a Fresh Model 3 Is Better?

14 Jan 2024, 16:00 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / This past week got us to the extremes of the US automotive industry with the CES 2024 in full swing in Las Vegas but also some exciting novelties

 
Much Changed For the US Automotive Industry in 2023, But Some Things Stay the Same in 2024
Much Changed For the US Automotive Industry in 2023, But Some Things Stay the Same in 2024

13 Jan 2024, 16:00 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / For example, there's a new Nurburgring lap record for series-produced EVs, the Mustang is popular, and the GR Supra is not so much, and you can get an old GT-R

 
Hertz Dumps EV Fleet Because They Think Gas-Powered Cars Can Do Better
Hertz Dumps EV Fleet Because They Think Gas-Powered Cars Can Do Better

13 Jan 2024, 09:38 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Hertz has started selling electric vehicles in its fleet, with plans to dump about 20,000 EVs in the used car market, citing low demand and high costs