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Bespoke Polestar 2 ‘Arctic Circle’ Prototype Pushes the Boundaries of Grip, Not for Sale
Bespoke Polestar 2 ‘Arctic Circle’ Prototype Pushes the Boundaries of Grip, Not for Sale

2 Feb 2022, 10:15 UTC / The unique Polestar 2 ‘Arctic Circle’ is based on a Long Range Dual Motor version with the Performance Pack, but also several specific tweaks

 
Official Lotus EV Sportscar Sketch Depicts Surprisingly Retro Design and We’re Feeling It
Official Lotus EV Sportscar Sketch Depicts Surprisingly Retro Design and We’re Feeling It

28 Jan 2022, 08:47 UTC / Lotus and battery cell expert Britishvolt will work together to co-develop the EV package that will power the carmaker’s next-generation EV sports car

 
2022 Kia EV6 Retails From $40,900, or $33,400 After $7.5k Federal Vehicle Tax Credit
2022 Kia EV6 Retails From $40,900, or $33,400 After $7.5k Federal Vehicle Tax Credit

26 Jan 2022, 09:34 UTC / Kia’s all-new 2022 EV6 will be available in three trim levels: Light, Wind and GT-Line, and will arrive in dealerships in the upcoming weeks

 
Of GM's $7 Billion Investment in Michigan, $824 Million Will Come From Taxpayers
Of GM's $7 Billion Investment in Michigan, $824 Million Will Come From Taxpayers

26 Jan 2022, 08:28 UTC / The automaker and LG Energy Solution will also get a direct taxpayer grant of $666.1 million from the SOAR (Strategic Outreach and Attraction Reserve) fund

 
Towing a Ford Mustang Mach-E Could Cost You $28,000 for a Battery Replacement
Towing a Ford Mustang Mach-E Could Cost You $28,000 for a Battery Replacement

21 Jan 2022, 17:14 UTC / A Ford Mustang Mach-E owner was left in shock after the towing company destroyed his car's battery. The repair bill is $28,000 and nobody wants to pay for it

 
Toshiba's New Li-Ion Battery Is Key to Toyota's EV Plans, Promises To Be Indestructible
Toshiba's New Li-Ion Battery Is Key to Toyota's EV Plans, Promises To Be Indestructible

20 Jan 2022, 09:49 UTC / Toshiba has announced the latest version of its SCiB cells that promise to be virtually indestructible. Toyota promised the same thing for the bZ4X's battery

 
Consumer Reports Want Us To Believe Electric Vehicles Are the Least Reliable Types of Cars
Consumer Reports Want Us To Believe Electric Vehicles Are the Least Reliable Types of Cars

19 Jan 2022, 18:00 UTC / The latest Consumer Reports study details the reason why Evs are less reliable than internal combustion engine cars and shows where they can improve

 
Audi eTTron Crossover Could Soon Rise from the Ashes of the TT Coupe
Audi eTTron Crossover Could Soon Rise from the Ashes of the TT Coupe

19 Jan 2022, 14:15 UTC / The borderline iconic Audi TT sports car will likely be replaced in the somewhat near future by a fully electric crossover model

 
2023 Mercedes-Benz EQS SUV Arrives Digitally to Hold Hands With the BMW iX
2023 Mercedes-Benz EQS SUV Arrives Digitally to Hold Hands With the BMW iX

19 Jan 2022, 12:03 UTC / The S-Class of Electric SUVs is due to arrive sometime this year as a 2023 model, acting as a direct BMW iX and Tesla Model X rival

 
Jay Leno Marvels at How Fast and Comfortable the 2022 Lucid Air Dream Edition Is
Jay Leno Marvels at How Fast and Comfortable the 2022 Lucid Air Dream Edition Is

18 Jan 2022, 10:48 UTC / The Lucid Air Dream Edition is available in either Performance or Range specification, the latter offering you an extra 50 miles on a single charge but fewer hp

 
Tesla Model S Got New Goodies in Taiwan, Will Soon Come to the U.S. in a Refreshed Form
Tesla Model S Got New Goodies in Taiwan, Will Soon Come to the U.S. in a Refreshed Form

12 Jan 2022, 15:14 UTC / Tesla unveiled an updated version of its Model S and Model X top models, with new features and a CCS charge port that will soon be available in the U.S.

 
2023 Mercedes EQE SUV Rendered as per Spy Images, Looks Predictably Unattractive
2023 Mercedes EQE SUV Rendered as per Spy Images, Looks Predictably Unattractive

12 Jan 2022, 13:31 UTC / Mercedes might be trying to dethrone the BMW in terms of questionable SUV designs with this upcoming SUV variant of the fully electric EQE

 
Volkswagen Wants to Double EV Sales in China This Year After Missing Targets in 2021
Volkswagen Wants to Double EV Sales in China This Year After Missing Targets in 2021

12 Jan 2022, 09:57 UTC / Volkswagen wanted to sell between 80,000 and 100,000 ID models in China last year, but could only manage 70,625 units due to COVID outbreaks and chip issues

 
How Long Can an Electric Vehicle Keep You Warm in a Freezing Traffic Jam?
How Long Can an Electric Vehicle Keep You Warm in a Freezing Traffic Jam?

11 Jan 2022, 12:24 UTC / The massive traffic jam on I-95 in Virginia made people question electric vehicles' ability to keep you warm for long. This experiment will prove who's right

 
Li-Ion Batteries in Electric Vehicles Will Last a Lot Longer Thanks to a Neat Trick
Li-Ion Batteries in Electric Vehicles Will Last a Lot Longer Thanks to a Neat Trick

10 Jan 2022, 10:21 UTC / Li-Ion batteries have a finite number of charge/discharge cycles, but a neat discovery by scientists will have their lifecycle extended by a cool 30%

 
Fisker Ocean Arrives at CES Rocking World’s First Digital Radar for a Production Car
Fisker Ocean Arrives at CES Rocking World’s First Digital Radar for a Production Car

5 Jan 2022, 13:43 UTC / The Fisker Ocean electric SUV is equipped with multiple sensors, including market-leading cameras, five Fisker Digital Radars and driver monitoring tech

 
Sony Joins EV Revolution, Vision-S 02 SUV Unveiled at CES Under Sony Mobility Umbrella
Sony Joins EV Revolution, Vision-S 02 SUV Unveiled at CES Under Sony Mobility Umbrella

5 Jan 2022, 09:33 UTC / The Vision-S 02 concept unveiled at CES 2022 marks Sony's official debut as an automaker, with a dedicated division and plans to go to production

 
Norway Bought More EVs Per Capita Than Anywhere Else on Earth in 2021, Sets an Example
Norway Bought More EVs Per Capita Than Anywhere Else on Earth in 2021, Sets an Example

4 Jan 2022, 17:13 UTC / The Scandinavian nation had a profound response to the growing EV revolution. One that would take the word revolution to heart

 
Chinese Carmakers BYD, NIO Wrap Up 2021, Come After Tesla in the U.S. All Guns Blazing
Chinese Carmakers BYD, NIO Wrap Up 2021, Come After Tesla in the U.S. All Guns Blazing

3 Jan 2022, 11:08 UTC / Tesla had a stellar 2021 with almost one million cars delivered, but the Chinese competition heats up, with BYD, NIO, and Geely all aiming at the U.S. market

 
How To Make the Most Out of Your Electric Car on a Cross-Country Road Trip
How To Make the Most Out of Your Electric Car on a Cross-Country Road Trip

2 Jan 2022, 20:04 UTC / People dismiss electric cars for their limited range and long charging times. They're great for cross-country trips, though, especially when you know your stuff