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Infiniti CEO Says Brand Is Committed To Future Battery-Electric Vehicles

10.07.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Infiniti will go electric using a new platform. The future of Nissan’s luxury brand Infiniti is already set. All new models from 2021 will offer some form of electrification. The first all-electric model is scheduled for 2021 and it seems that the Japanese brand is just waiting until a broader new BEV platform for Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi ...

More On The Tesla Model 3 Performance’s Speed Demon Status

10.07.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

DRAG RACING: HERE’S PROOF THE TESLA MODEL 3 IS AN ABSOLUTE SPEED DEMON [VIDEO] Even without the much-feared ‘Ludicrous Mode’, Tesla’s Model 3 Performance version is creating some jaw-dropping scenes at drag race venues. *This article comes to us courtesy of EVANNEX (which also makes aftermarket Tesla accessories). Authored by Iqtidar Ali. The opinions expressed in these articles are ...

U.S. Electric Car Battery Production Is Lacking, Says Expert

10.07.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Currently, China’s share of the global Li-ion battery production capacity exceeds 50%. Even with the escalating U.S.-China trade war, the Chinese share of global Li-ion battery production capacity still exceeds 50% of the market share. In turn, this puts its eight U.S manufacturers – only one of which is completely independent – to shame. And this prompted Jim Greenberger, ...

GM Shuffles EV Leaders Ahead Of Electrification Push

10.07.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

GM is preparing a team of leaders for the age of electrification. According to the latest news, General Motors made significant changes in top executive positions related to electric cars and autonomous driving. By 2023, the company intends to introduce 20 plug-ins. Pamela Fletcher, former GM Vice President of Global Electric Vehicle Programs, from October ...

BMW Board Member Talks About Electric Car Cost Nightmare

10.07.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

ELECTRIC VEHICLE ‘NIGHTMARE’ IS HAUNTING BMW Over half a century ago, the auto industry fought against seat belts. Then, in the 1970s, they fought against smog regulations because of expensive catalytic converters. They also opposed other safety standards like airbags. Today, legacy automakers cling to diesel and fight against reducing emissions. The latest target of their displeasure and dismay? Well, it’s obvious — they ...

First MotoE Rider Announced for 2019 Season

10.07.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Dynavolt Intact GP taps young Swiss rider to race next year Are you all ready for MotoE? For those of you who may not know, MotoE is an all-electric racing series announced earlier this year by MotoGP promoter Dorna Sports. The series is slated to start in 2019 with an 18-bike grid drawn from the ...

Tesla Registers 6,711 New Model 3 VINs

10.07.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Surprisingly most of them were single motor versions Tesla just registered another batch of 6,711 Model 3 VINs, according to Model 3 VINs tracker. It’s a lot, especially since earlier this month the company registered 4,609 and 118. Interesting is the ratio of dual motor versions (single or dual motor versions can be decoded from the ...

Can You Sleep In A Jaguar I-Pace? Let’s Find Out

10.06.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

This video gives you a response to a question you probably never would have asked yourself For Bjørn Nyland, a guy who eats and sleeps EVs, asking questions most of us would never ask seems to be the norm. In this video, Bjørn goes to showcase whether a person could sleep in the Jaguar I-Pace and how ...

Watch Tesla Model X P90D Race A McLaren MP4-12C

10.06.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

An epic race between a high-performance machine and an electric seven-seat people hauler This is definitely an unusual race. The first combatant is a high-performance machine that is dedicated to both straight-line speed, as it is to cornering performance and track oriented driving dynamics in the form of a McLaren MP4-12C. The challenger, a luxury ...

Martha’s Vineyard Buses Get Wirelessly Charged Up With 200-kW System

10.06.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

The Vineyard goes electric. The Vineyard Transit Authority (VTA) that operates on Martha’s Vineyard island in Massachusetts plans to convert all diesel buses to battery electric. Moreover, the first batch of 10 BYD electric buses will be retrofitted with Momentum Dynamics‘ wireless charging systems. VTA ordered three 200 kW wireless on-route charging stations for the ...