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Electric Car Drivers Should Boycott Batteries Produced By Child Labor

03.22.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

It’s time to pay attention. Amnesty International yesterday made its fiercest argument yet about the questionable ethics of EV batteries. “Electric vehicles are key to shifting the motor industry away from fossil fuels, but they are currently not as ethical as some retailers would like us to believe,” said Kumi Naidoo, secretary general of Amnesty ...

Volvo Cars: Electric & Conventional Car Margins Similar By 2025

03.22.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Profitability of electric cars will increase to match ICE One the the fundamental things that could encourage manufacturers to develop and introduce electric cars are profits. Without vision of a profit, automakers are often reluctant to make risky – from their perspective – decisions. Because it’s hard to make profits on plug-in electric cars, due to higher ...

Formula E Should Make Radical Attack Mode Changes

03.22.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Jaguar’s Mitch Evans believes ABB FIA Formula E should go “radical” in how it chooses to deploy attack mode in races. FE has so far used two activations lasting four minutes with an extra 25kW of power in each of the five races to date in the debut season of the Gen2 car and attack ...

Volkswagen And Northvolt Form European Battery Union

03.22.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Volkswagen and Northvolt to lead the European Battery Union Volkswagen announced a new consortium – European Battery Union (EBU) – formed with Swedish battery company Northvolt, to bring together research activities on electric car batteries. Together with other European industry partners, EBU will cover the entire battery value stream – from raw materials through cell ...

Watch Tesla Enhanced Summon In Action: Video

03.22.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Forget about finding your car, the car will find you. Tesla recently upgraded its Summon feature, which originally enabled one to move the cars forward or backward using the smartphone app, to a new kind of “remote control mode” (a big RC car). The new Advanced Summon makes it possible to turn left or right and ...

Nissan LEAF & Jaguar I-PACE Receive Canadian Car of the Year Awards

03.22.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

2019 Canadian Car of the Year awards were dominated by electric cars. The Nissan LEAF was named the 2019 Canadian Green Car of the Year by the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) at the Vancouver International Auto Show. The win for the 40 kWh battery version comes after a record year of sales – ...

Tesla Fremont Factory & Gigafactory Tours Prove Massive EVolution

03.22.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

It turns out Tesla is making considerable and unnoticed progress on many levels. We are honest to tell you that at InsideEVs we make a point of not covering Tesla’s stock/financial situation. We also try not to share much of the mess that we find related to Tesla in the financial media. Our site is much ...

Tesla Model 3 Easily Outsold All Other EVs In Europe In February 2019

03.22.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

March and April could be epically big. Tesla is already the top-selling BEV brand in Western Europe (see report for February) and the latest data provided by industry analyst Matthias Schmidt (schmidtmatthias.de) suggest that the Tesla Model 3 is the top-selling model. In the last month, about 3,724 registrations of the Model 3 were counted, which is ...

BMW iNext Production SUV Spied Playing In The Snow

03.22.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

This thing looks quite fast for a large SUV. Our spies were once again in the right place at the right time and had the chance to film the production version of BMW’s iNext electric SUV testing under heavy winter conditions in Sweden. This 5:47-minute video gives us a pretty good look at the vehicle’s dynamics with plenty of ...

This Tesla Mom Shares Her Cross-Country Road Trip Experiences

03.22.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

A ROAD-TRIPPING TESLA MOM TELLS ALL We never get tired of reading about Tesla road trips. There’s no better way to see our beautiful country than in an American car, powered by American electricity. The latest EV odyssey to cross our desk comes from the Baltimore Post-Examiner, which follows Tiffani Van Ee and her 7-year-old daughter Abbey on ...