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Canoo, the electric vehicle startup formed from Faraday Future’s ashes, seeks $200 million

Less than a month after rebranding as Canoo, the startup electric vehicle company formerly known as Evelozcity is on the hunt for $200 million in new capital. The startup, which is backed by a clutch of private individuals and family offices hailing from China, Germany and Taiwan, is hoping to line up the new capital ...

Tesla Model 3, Chevrolet Bolt, BMW i3 Teardowns Compared

04.18.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

A DEEP DIVE INTO THE BMW I3, CHEVY BOLT, AND TESLA MODEL 3 Munro & Associates in Auburn Hills, Michigan is in the business of taking cars apart. The company’s teardown reports reveal the juicy details of every single component – how they work, where they came from and how much they cost. Automakers pay ...

Sila Nano’s battery tech is now worth over $1 billion with Daimler partnership and $150 million investment

Sila Nanotechnologies and its battery materials manufacturing technology are now worth over $1 billion. The company, which announced a $170 million funding led by Daimler and a partnership with the famed German automaker, started building out its first production lines for its battery materials last year. That first line is capable of producing the material ...

World’s Biggest Car Sharing With BMW i3 Launches In Poland

04.14.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

500 BMW i3 are available Innogy, the German energy company formerly known as RWE, earlier this month launched in Warsaw, Poland the world’s biggest car-sharing with BMW i3 electric cars. The fleet consists of 500 i3 and i3S, but not the latest 120 Ah battery version. Cars can be rented for 1.19 PLN (€0.28/$0.31) or 1.49 PLN (€0.35/$0.39) ...

Global Electromobility Share Charted – March 2019

04.12.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Comparison of plug-in car sales from BMW’s perspective BMW convinces us that its plug-in electric car sales (combined BEV and PHEV) is higher than the industry average, showing infographics for the past 12 months, based on IHS Markit data. Let’s check the numbers in the latest edition for March. Electromobility In Germany. Share In New ...

In March 2019 BMW Barely Increased Plug-In Electric Car Sales

04.11.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Over 12,000 were delivered to customers BMW Group managed to increase its plug-in electric car sales (BMW and MINI brands) in March by 2.2% year-over-year to 12,068, despite a decrease in the U.S. by 55.7%. The overall share of plug-ins out of total volume stands at 4.6%, which is not bad taking into consideration that the lineup ...

Watch Why Tesla Model 3 Has Edge On Engineering: Video

04.09.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Let’s get geeky! The Tesla Model 3 has distinct advantages over some of its electric competitors. Take the Chevy Bolt or the BMW i3, for instance. There’s a reason why the California car is so far out ahead of these two in monthly sales right now. That is, it offers consumers a better value for the ...

BMW X1 xDrive25Le Plug-In Hybrid Debuts: 68 Miles Of Electric Range

04.06.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

83 percent increased electric range, 72 percent more efficient powertrain. After launching a plug-in hybrid version of the X1 in China back in September 2016, BMW is now introducing a revised variant of the vehicle which carries the X1 xDrive25Le name. Oddly enough, the Bavarian company is not ready to release official images of the PHEV and says it will show ...

2020 Karma Revero PHEV Picks Up New BMW Engine

04.04.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Karma is trying to keep the Revero going with a new heart. California-based Karma announced Thursday an updated 2020 Revero plug-in range-extender would be the recipient of a BMW three-cylinder turbocharged engine that acts as a generator companion to its new twin electric motor drive system. The engine’s specifications were not detailed by Karma, but ...

BMW Plug-In Electric Car Sales In U.S. Down In March By 55.7%

04.03.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Only new plug-in models can reverse this declining trend In March, BMW increased its car sales in the U.S. (by 2.9% to 32,228) thanks to decent growth of SUVs, but plug-in electric car sales once again decreased. With just 1,147 deliveries (BMW and MINI), the result is 55.7% lower than a year ago. Moreover, plug-in electric car ...