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Hyundai And Grab Holdings Announce EV Pilot Program

11.11.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Hyundai and Kia invest an additional $250 million in ride sharing platform Grab Hyundai Motor Group announced this week that they will be increasing their investment into a popular mobile ride sharing app. While Grab is not available in the West, it is well established in parts of Asia. The company has millions of drivers and has ...

Jaguar I-PACE Electrifies Miami: Puts Butts In Seats

11.10.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

It’s time to check out the I-PACE After San Francisco in October, Jaguar bring its Jaguar Electrifies Experience even to Miami (November 8-11) making its all-new I-PACE available for test drives. It’s a smart tactic to put consumers behind the wheel as the I-PACE is a driver’s cars and the driving experience is phenomenal. The ...

Roborace Drops Fully Driverless Car For First Season

11.10.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

The driverless racing car initiative Roborace will commence its inaugural season with an upgraded version of its autonomous development car and not the bespoke Robocar revealed last year. Roborace’s ‘Season Alpha’ is due to launch in spring next year, supporting some Formula E events, and the series will use an evolution of the development car ...

Grandmas React To Tesla Model 3

11.10.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

These ladies are awesome! This video (above) has a number of things we love, here at InsideEVs: a Tesla Model 3, first-time reactions to an electric vehicle, and 1-2-3-4 — count ’em  — four awesome grandmas. The nicely-edited footage comes courtesy of The *** Clan YouTube channel and features a young couple individually taking out their collective ...

Mitsubishi Won’t Do An Electric SUV: Committed To PHEVs

11.10.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Mitsubishi is committed to PHEVs Mitsubishi believes in electrification, but at least for the near-term and SUVs, it’s betting on plug-in hybrid over all-electric models. According to Autocar, the company has no plans for an all-electric SUV and in general bespoke BEV models. The path for Mitsubishi is to introduce some models with different powertrain options ...

Greenlots Teams With Volvo For Heavy-Duty Truck Charging

11.10.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

It’s time to combine AC and DC charging with PV and ESS. Volvo Trucks teams up with Greenlots in its first electric truck project in California, which was awarded $44.8 million by California Air Resources Board (CARB). Greenlots will provide its software solution (Greenlots SKY enterprise software platform) to build a system that will optimize ...

Electric Bus Orders More Than Doubled Last Year In Europe

11.10.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

EV bus sales doubled in 2017 and will double again in 2018 According to Transport & Environment, the number of orders for electric buses in Europe more than doubled from roughly 400 in 2016 to 1,031 in 2017. As the EV orders stand for 9% of total volume, we can fairly note that the electric ...

Ural Charges Into History With Zero-Powered All-Electric Sidecar Rig

11.10.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

It’s a shocking development! The October Revolution, smashing the Wehrmacht on the Eastern Front during the Great Patriotic War, the launch of Sputnik, Yuri Gagarin and Valentina Tereshkova orbiting the Earth—all monumental events not just in Russian history, but it world history. Now, once again, the Russians stride boldly on to the world stage with Ural’s ...

In October 2018 BYD Set 5th Straight Plug-In Electric Car Sales Record

11.10.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

BYD increased plug-in electric car sales every month since June 2018 In October 2018, sales of plug-in electric cars by BYD amounted in China to 26,066, which is a new record (over 1,000 more than in September) at an annual growth rate of 121%! BYD managed to set five straight records for sales and we wouldn’t mind ...

New Tesla Board Chair, Robyn Denholm Believes In Risks And Positive Conflict

11.10.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

TESLA’S NEW BOARD CHAIR, ROBYN DENHOLM, SAYS THAT ‘CONSTRUCTIVE CONFLICT’ IS IMPORTANT Questions arose when Tesla announced its new board chair Robyn Denholm. How might the seasoned executive interface with Tesla’s hard-charging CEO Elon Musk? Richard Walters (via Financial Times) reports that “Ms Denholm has always described herself as direct — the product of a pragmatic Australian upbringing that has left her with ...