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Well Shit, VW Has Plans For An Electric Hot Hatch We'll Probably Never Get

The production version of the 2020 Volkswagen ID.3 electric hatchback was finally revealed earlier this week, and despite it having a 341-mile range and 200 hp powering the rear wheels, VW is already talking about tuning...

Well Shit, VW Has Plans For An Electric Hot Hatch We'll Probably Never Get

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New Volkswagen ID.3: 15,000 pre-orders for all-electric hatch News 17 Jun, 2019 More than 15,000 pre-bookings have been taken for the all-electric Volkswagen ID.3, just one week after the limited edition model's reveal...
19:00 2019-06-17

New Mini Cooper S E: electric hot hatch spied undisguised Mini Cooper S E Performance-focused Cooper S E, Mini's first series electric car, has been spotted ahead of its late 2019 launch Mini’s first full-production electric car, the Mini Cooper S E, has been spied virtually undisguised during a photo s...
20:42 2019-05-28

New Vauxhall Corsa-e: official pics of electric hatch Vauxhall Corsa-e Battery electric version of perenially popular supermini revealed with 211-mile range Vauxhall has revealed the new full electric Corsa-e supermini, which will kickstart the brand’s electrification programme when it goes on sale n...
17:42 2019-05-23

Pauly and Vinny Hatch Plans to Hijack Mike's Tame Bachelor Party on Jersey Shore Family Vacation It's a tale of two bachelor parties on Jersey Shore Family Vacation. In the below exclusive sneak peek, the ladies of Jersey Shore are planning a very PG-rated bachelor party for Mike......
18:00 2019-07-24

No electric plans for Porsche GT division Flagship GT3 will retain its naturally aspirated flat-six for the foreseeable future Hybrid 911 and Taycan signal big changes for Porsche's mainstream line-up, but track-focused specials will stay focused on combustion Porsche’s GT division has no...
14:14 2019-06-21

Ford, GM ramp up plans for electric pickups Ford and GM have more than one reason to take chances on electric pickups -- a concept that some analysts and industry executives say could be a small niche....
13:42 2019-09-13

India plans to exempt electric vehicles from registration fee India has issued draft rules to exempt electric vehicles from paying registration fee, the government said in a statement on Wednesday, as it looks to cut its dependence on fossil fuels....
20:56 2019-06-19

Jaguar confirms new XJ and electric car plans in big UK car building boost News 5 Jul, 2019 Jaguar has confirmed that the next generation XJ will feature an all-electric powertrain, and it will be built in the UK at Castle Bromwich...
12:14 2019-07-05

How Amsterdam plans to power a city of electric cars Amsterdam has bold plans to ban all gasoline and diesel vehicles from the city by 2030. But if it is to meet that target, it has only a decade to build the infrastructure to power a city of electric cars....
19:42 2019-08-26

BMW Group Plans To Launch 25 Plug-In's, 12 All Electric Cars By 2025 In 2019, Plant Oxford will join this list with the start of production of the fully-electric MINI. The BMW i4 is just one of the 25 electrified models that the BMW Group intends to bring to market by......
10:28 2019-05-28

Labour’s plans for cheap green energy are no more than electric dreams Proposals for renationalising gas and electricity are based on hopes of buying companies on the cheapLabour’s plans to renationalise water, energy and rail companies have widespread support and with good reason: these industries are failing to meet t...
15:28 2019-05-21

Indonesia plans incentives to boost electric vehicle industry Indonesia plans a series of incentives to boost production of electric vehicles (EVs), according to a copy of a draft regulation reviewed by Reuters....
15:28 2019-08-01

Jaguar Land Rover unveils plans to build electric cars in UK Jaguar Land Rover has announced plans to build new electric vehicle models at its Castle Bromwich plant, a decision it says safeguards thousands of jobs at the site and in the supply chain....
13:01 2019-07-05

Hyundai India Plans To Sell 500 Units Of The Kona Electric Annually Hyundai India today launched its first electric car in the country and yes it's a bold move. The car was launched at Rs. 25.30 lakh and that is an introductory price of course. There's also the option......
19:00 2019-07-09

Revolt RV 400 Electric Motorcycle Launched; Payment Plans Start At Rs. 2999 The Revolt RV 300 and the RV 400 electric motorcycles have been launched in India and the offerings are available with a per month payment plan starting from Rs. 2999 (for 37 months)....
15:14 2019-08-29

Exclusive: India plans to order taxi aggregators like Uber, Ola to go electric - documents India plans to order taxi aggregators like Uber and Ola to convert 40% of their fleet of cars to electric by April 2026, according to a source and records of government meetings to discuss new rules for clean mobility....
16:56 2019-06-06

What is the Hatch Act? Enacted in 1939, the Hatch Act bars federal employees from participating in political activity while on duty, in the workplace or in an official capacity....
23:00 2019-06-13

Mahindra Electric Accelerates Product Development of Electric Vehicles Through Digital Simulation Mahindra Electric has performed the complete thermal, structural, electromagnetic interference, electromagnetic compatibility (EMI-EMC) of critical parts like battery enclosures, battery management......
01:56 2019-09-12

Hatch: all about Google's next rumored Chromebook Google is reportedly working on an all-new Chromebook developed in-house, codenamed ‘Hatch’ in several benchmark listings and other leaks over the past few months. Rumors regarding the laptop’s capabilities have been shared as we...
02:14 2019-09-17

Nearly-new buying guide: Mk3 Mini hatch Mini handles well from bottom-of-the-range One up Mk3 Minis, from 2014 on, start at just £4500. With so many options, it’s hard to go wrong The lazy charge that all new cars are the same these days could never be levelled at the current Mini under...
09:56 2019-06-06

First Lexus EV will be urban-focused hatch New EV will have a more futuristic look than other Lexus cars Luxury brand's first electric car will be unveiled in concept form in October Lexus will make a long-awaited transition into fully electric propulsion with a forward-thinking small EV t...
02:28 2019-08-22

What Is the Hatch Act and How Did Kellyanne Conway Violate It? Yesterday afternoon, the Office of Special Counsel advised that President Trump fire Kellyanne Conway, counselor to the president, after several violations of the Hatch Act. This law limits the abilities of any federal employee to engage in political...
19:56 2019-06-14

A Bird Done a Shit Look, I’m not above laughing at crude and rude comedy. I’ve been known to enjoy, on occasion, what you might call “toilet humor.” I laughed at this, and if you’ve got a soul in your body, you will too....
04:00 2019-06-14

Mercedes-AMG A45 S unleashed as 415bhp mega-hatch Most powerful production four-cylinder dispatches 0-62mph in 3.9sec and is available with a Drift mode Mercedes-AMG is claiming class-leading power, performance and features for its second-generation A45 S 4Matic+ – a car it says will challenge the ...
14:56 2019-07-04

Guest driver at Brands Hatch unlikely despite best efforts of DTM Autosport/Motorsport.com understands Brands Hatch is unlikely to have a guest driver on the grid for this year's DTM races, despite efforts to secure one...
12:42 2019-07-04

New Volkswagen Golf GTI: 2020 hot hatch seen for first time Volkswagen's Mk8 variant of the Golf is spotted in Ford Focus ST-rivalling GTI form, and will get more power than ever Volkswagen will naturally follow up the imminent introduction of the Mk8 Golf with an all-new GTI model - and it's been spotted te...
16:56 2019-07-08

Trump says he won’t fire Conway over Hatch Act violations WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he won’t fire White House counselor Kellyanne Conway after a federal watchdog agency recommended her removal for repeatedly violating a law that limits political activity by government workers. Trum...
14:56 2019-06-14

Mercedes-AMG A 45 mega hatch to get an amazing 415bhp News 7 Jun, 2019 The new Mercedes-AMG A 45 gets the world’s most powerful 2.0-litre engine - a turbocharged four-pot, with a maximum output of 415bhp...
14:56 2019-06-07

What Is the Hatch Act? Explaining the Kellyanne Conway Dispute A federal agency recommended firing President Trump’s counselor, but the White House gave no sign it would comply. Here’s a look at the 1939 law restricting political activity by government employees....
03:28 2019-06-14

Mobile game streaming service Hatch is available in the UK When it comes to game streaming, it's not just the likes of Microsoft, Google and Sony who are trying to capture players' attention. There's a mobile-focused option too, and it's now available in the UK....
19:28 2019-07-03

Berlin: Same-sex penguin couple's egg fails to hatch Hopes had been high for Skipper and Ping, two male emperor penguins who had long been trying to start a family. "Surely they will get the chance to become parents again in the future," the Berlin Zoo said....
09:56 2019-09-06

Facebook and Instagram Can't Seem to Keep Their Shit Together Well, folks, Facebook and its “family of apps” has experienced yet another crash. A nice respite moving into the long holiday weekend if you ask me.Read more......
20:28 2019-07-03

Sonos' New Shit Leaks—AGAIN Say what you want about Sonos, the wireless speaker maker can’t keep its shit under wraps. The latest leak is its first-ever Bluetooth speaker. News of the device’s existence came earlier this month, but now there’s even more details and a name: The ...
21:56 2019-08-19

Use This Disappearing To-Do List to Actually Get Shit Done If you have too many tasks piling up in your to-do list, then they can actually freak you out so much that you get nothing done. You need to crack open a fresh to-do list. Gone is a web-based to-do list where every item disappears after 24 hours. It’...
22:42 2019-08-28

Trump says he won’t fire Kellyanne Conway for Hatch Act violations President Trump on Friday said he will not fire White House counselor Kellyanne Conway after a federal watchdog recommended that she be removed for repeatedly violating the Hatch Act by engaging in partisan political activity on behalf of her boss. &...
17:28 2019-06-14

Hot Hatch of the Year 2019: Honda Civic Type R Awards 9 Jul, 2019 The Honda Civic Type R is the 2019 Auto Express Hot Hatch of the Year, with the Cupra Ateca and Ford Fiesta ST commended...
00:42 2019-07-10

Judge fined, disbarred 30 months for violating Hatch Act The U.S. Office of Special Counsel said Tuesday that an immigration judge will face a $1,000 fine and 30-month disbarment for violating the Hatch Act....
15:14 2019-09-18

Experts split over Hatch Act after watchdog says can Kellyanne Conway The Hatch Act — formally known as An Act to Prevent Pernicious Political Activities — aims to prevent executive branch staffers from engaging in partisan political activities aimed at influencing an election. But even election-law experts acknowledge...
07:28 2019-06-14

Renault's Record-Breaking Hottest Hatch Can Cost As Much As $90,000 The front-wheel drive hot hatch wars have been raging on for decades. Volkswagen owned the scene with the GTI for a good long run, but in recent years it’s been bouncing around between Renault’s Megane, Honda’s Civic Type R, and the venerable German....
03:42 2019-08-08

Judge fined, debarred 30 months for violating Hatch Act The U.S. Office of Special Counsel said Tuesday that an immigration judge will face a $1,000 fine and 30-month debarment for violating the Hatch Act....
08:28 2019-09-18

Army major violates Hatch Act at Biden rally A major in the Army National Guard Signal Corps violated the Hatch Act by explicitly expressing support for Joe Biden’s presidential bid during a town hall meeting in South Carolina....
21:14 2019-08-29

Lynne Patton Doesn't Care if She Violated the Hatch Act Again When Lynne Patton isn’t violating the sensibilities of hairdressers this side of 1999, she’s possibly violating the Hatch Act, a federal law meant to prevent officials from politicizing positions in the government, with her social media habits....
23:00 2019-05-27

Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 4-Door: ‘Is this family hatch too hot to handle?’ The top-of-the-range model does 0-62mph in 3.2 seconds. Should get you down the supermarket sharpish…Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 4-DoorPrice £121,3500-62mph 4.5 secondsTop speed 177mphMPG 31CO2 215g/kmPeople behaving rather inappropriately in cars is nothin...
09:14 2019-07-14

10 places where you can see endangered sea turtles hatch and help conservation efforts It's turtle nesting season, and it's a magical sight to behold. Here are 10 places where you can help them along.        ...
21:28 2019-05-21

Looking back at all the ways Y2K was used to sell us shit Although it may seem that way in retrospect, Y2K was not an entirely made-up crisis. Despite the multi-billion-dollar efforts of engineers around the world, some technological issues did arise on January 1, 2000, from a handful of very scary nuclear ...
16:28 2019-08-07

Old Man Wayne Rooney Got His Shit Wrecked While he may not be carving up defense in MLS like he was during the second half of last season anymore, old man Wayne Rooney is still one of the league’s top scoring threats and teams are still figuring out the best way to stop him. The latest creat...
18:00 2019-05-27

How Do We Make Cis Men Give a Shit About Abortion? Anti-abortion activists have been bashing away at abortion’s legality and accessibility for decades, but the past two weeks have been especially dramatic. On May 15th, Alabama passed the most restrictive law in the nation, which would grant no except...
22:00 2019-05-22

Do Not Come at AOC and Miss, Especially if You're a White Nationalist Shit Despite it being the year 2019, Fox News host Laura Ingraham thought it safe to correct New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s grammar online—on the topic of white nationalists, no less—and got rightfully shut down....
18:14 2019-08-30

Look At This Dumb Shit Brett Gardner Did To Himself Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner has had a pretty rough season so far, so you can’t blame him for being mad about the fact that he had what looked like a sure extra-base hit taken away from him by Indians right fielder Jordan Luplow. What you can bla...
15:56 2019-06-09

Amazon Really Doesn’t Give a Shit, Huh? Apple and Google recently revealed that they have temporarily stopped letting contractors listen to recordings from their voice assistants. The announcements come after reports that some of these hired hands heard Siri users doing things like having ...
21:42 2019-08-02

Shit Show at the Fuck Factory Security breaches on widely used anonymous communities online threaten to out some of our most personal past-times, especially when those data leaks occur on platforms dedicated to user-created porn. Read more......
06:42 2019-08-21

Knee Airbags Don't Do Shit: IIHS Airbags are there to help make cars and driving safer by minimizing the amount of blunt-force trauma the human body absorbs in the event of a crash. They’re good and useful, but apparently not all airbags are as useful as they seem....
10:00 2019-08-08

Holy shit, look at this giant shark Sharks don’t have to be big to be scary, but it doesn’t hurt. Jaws, best known for being the main character of Jaws, freaked people out because it was both mad for human blood and extremely big. Baby Shark, the youngest member of the family from that...
21:28 2019-08-02

Brazil's President Is Full of Shit Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro—the far-right climate denier who assumed office this year and immediately began gutting Brazil’s environmental agencies and regulations—recently suggested humans can slow their destruction of Earth’s biosphere by on...
05:42 2019-08-22

Oh shit, Beyoncé finally got a wax figure that actually looks like her What an auspicious day for Beyoncé fans and celebrity wax image enthusiasts alike. The wait was long, difficult, and sometimes downright infuriating. But here we are, witnessing history as Madame Tussauds London welcomes their latest edition, Beyoncé...
19:00 2019-09-19

DTM Brands Hatch: Frijns's Audi filled with smoke for last 20 laps A suspected exhaust manifold problem caused Robin Frijns's Audi RS5 car to fill with smoke for the "last 20 laps" of the DTM's first race at Brands Hatch...
15:56 2019-08-11

Ivanka Trump’s 2020 tweet violated Hatch Act, watchdog says Washington-based Crew says tweet about her father’s re-election bid breaks rule that limits political activity by federal workersIvanka Trump has been accused of violating the Hatch Act, which bans government workers from speaking out on political ca...
17:28 2019-06-20

Trump Is Urged to Fire Kellyanne Conway for Hatch Act Violations The agency that enforces federal law barring partisan politics in the government called Ms. Conway a “repeat offender” and recommended she be dismissed....
21:00 2019-06-13

Wittmann steals DTM pole as Fittipaldi crashes at Brands Hatch BMW's Marco Wittmann overcame DTM points leader Rene Rast for pole position at Brands Hatch after a lengthy delay caused by a huge crash for WRT Audi's Pietro Fittipaldi...
18:42 2019-08-10

Mountune Ford Focus RS pack takes hot hatch to 513bhp New M520 MRX upgrade pack dramatically ups performance for less than £6000, arriving alongside cheaper 444bhp option Mountune has taken the Ford Focus RS to a whole new performance level with two new packages - the more powerful of them boosting th...
15:28 2019-08-20

Special counsel: Kellyanne Conway violated Hatch Act, should be removed White House counselor Kellyanne Conway should be removed from her position because she violated the Hatch Act by campaigning against Democratic presidential candidates, the U.S. Office of Special Counsel announced....
00:28 2019-06-14

Once Upon A Time In Hollywood Is A Fun Movie About Making Shit Up In 1992, when I would have been 11 years old or so, I went with my family to the theater to see the movie Radio Flyer, starring Elijah Wood and the annoying dinosaur enthusiast kid from Jurassic Park (Joseph Mazzello) as brothers in an abusive househ...
00:14 2019-08-01

Facebook Pledges to Move Dumb and Eat Shit Slipping-on-a-banana-peel-into-a-pile-of-rakes firm Facebook, a name which is now synonymous with massive, irreparable fuckups, has recommitted itself to mistakes, failures, and harebrained flights of fancy. We know this because they said so, and the...
08:42 2019-07-10

The Volvo XC90 Armored SUV Will Keep You in One Piece When Everything Goes to Shit Armored vehicles are, if I might say it, extremely my shit. They’re not extremely my shit in the sense that I think about and research them constantly, staying up to date with the latest armored-vehicle gossip and such, because I actually very rarely...
20:14 2019-06-27

This Union Guy Is Talking Some Real Hardcore Shit In a nation wracked by inequality, when organized labor is beset by enemies on all fronts, it is so refreshing to hear some good, old-fashioned, pure, unadulterated, threatening righteous shit talk from a union leader....
01:00 2019-06-01

The Coolest-Looking Fighter In Samurai Shodown Is Unfortunately Shit Since its inception in 1993, the Samurai Shodown franchise has had its share of standout characters, like a child-eating demon, a quick-draw swordsman with tuberculosis, and a weird little dude named Nicotine Caffeine. For me, the coolest guy in the ...
20:42 2019-07-01

Zlatan Ibrahimović On MLS Playoffs: "I Think The System Is Shit" Zlatan Ibrahimović’s summer of righteous discontent continues. Less than a month after taking a dump on MLS’s best player, likening his own presence in the league to a “Ferrari among Fiats,” and even calling an opposing coach a “little bitch,” the L....
06:00 2019-08-09

Our Real President Wants Us to 'Drop the Ageism Shit' Lizzo, also known as our bad bitch-in-chief, wants you to keep focused on the things that matter this (endless) election season, and according to her, age ain’t one of those things....
04:14 2019-08-27

YouTube Decides It's a Good Time to Get Its Shit Together Following the fiasco over YouTube’s serving ads to kids, the company may be readying to end targeted ads on videos aimed at children—a move that, when taken together with other recent measures, would indicate that at least on some fronts, YouTube is ...
02:28 2019-08-22

Gorge from the consumerist trough and buy this Prime Day shit Today is Prime Day. That means you can get discounts on all manner of things. If you have an Amazon Prime account. Thing is, there are so many deals out there, how are you meant to know which ones are good? Well, luckily for you, we covered a wide se...
22:14 2019-07-15

Oh shit, the incels have discovered cosmetic surgery Incels are fascinating. For the blissfully unaware, the term stands for “involuntarily celibate,” and though it was invented by a woman with good intentions, a bunch of misogynist dudes on Reddit swiftly claimed the label for themselves—as is the Ame...
22:28 2019-05-29

Apple Gets Halfway to Allowing You to Repair Your Own Shit In an apparent flip on its position on independent repair operations, Apple this week announced that it will finally provide the parts and tools needed to perform “the most common out-of-warranty iPhone repairs” to independent businesses. But don’t g...
01:14 2019-08-30

Which Premier League Teams Are Good And Which Are Shit? Everyone has probably had some version of the dream before: naked in class, unprepared for a final exam, publicly humiliated by Jennifer Connelly in a crowded restaurant (this may just be me), tasked with running away from or catching up to something...
22:00 2019-08-08

Kellyanne Conway says critics employ Hatch Act to 'silence' her support for Trump Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway responded to critics Monday after formally defying a Hatch Act-related subpoena from the House Oversight Committee....
11:28 2019-07-16

The 2020 Mercedes-AMG A45 S Is the Hottest Hatch With a Wholly Unnecessary and Very Good 416 Horsepower For the last few years, we’ve had to simply make do with 300 to 350 horsepower as the expected gold standard for our best hot hatchbacks. How have we survived this long? How have we managed to exist in a world so devoid of pointless, excessive hatchb...
22:00 2019-07-05

Immigration judge violated Hatch Act with pro-Hillary Clinton comments, ruling says The fine against Carmene "Zsa Zsa" DePaolo was the maximum possible civil penalty that she faced under the Hatch Act for her comments about Hillary Clinton's immigration plan at a deportation hearing....
00:56 2019-09-18

Chadwick clinches W Series title as Powell wins at Brands Hatch Jamie Chadwick has become the inaugural W Series champion, beating Beitske Visser by 10 points, as Alice Powell took her first victory at Brands Hatch...
20:14 2019-08-11

Promoted: Challenging Brand Hatch GP layout awaits Jack Butel Aston Martin Racing Academy driver Jack Butel is prepared for the unique test of the Brands Hatch GP Circuit this weekend at the penultimate round of the British GT season...
16:28 2019-08-03

W Series Brands Hatch: Chadwick grabs last-gasp pole for finale Williams Formula 1 development driver Jamie Chadwick just snatched pole for the inaugural W Series championship finale at Brands Hatch, while her title rival Beitske Visser qualified fifth...
15:56 2019-08-11

Motor racing: W Series title battle goes down to the wire at Brands Hatch Britain's Jamie Chadwick and Dutch rival Beitske Visser will fight for the inaugural all-female W Series title at the final race of the season at Brands Hatch next month after Finnish driver Emma Kimilainen won at Assen on Saturday....
20:14 2019-07-20

Report: Holy Shit! Andrew Luck Is Retiring! ESPN is reporting that Andrew Luck just up and retired tonight. The season is just two weeks away! The Colts were playing a preseason game when the news broke!...
11:42 2019-08-25

Beto O'Rourke Tries to Start Some Shit With Meghan McCain Meghan McCain says a lot of dumb shit. A lot, a looooot of dumb shit. There are simply not enough hours in the day to take McCain to task for every dumb thing she says, but that isn’t stopped Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke from takin...
21:28 2019-09-05

Darumaka's Shit Is So Hot That People Stick It In Their Clothes To Keep Warm Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about. I don’t play a ton of Pokemon, but I do enjoy the universe and I love learning more about the creatures in it. So, Here’s Another Pokemon! It’s Darumaka!...
12:00 2019-08-18

Kevin Durant, In His Cheesiest Cheesebutt Voice: "Shit Happens" Kevin Durant has a long, long way to go before he’s back on an NBA floor, and likely has far further to go before he’s anything like the player he was before he ruptured his Achilles tendon in Game 5 of the NBA Finals. The circumstances that led to t...
11:42 2019-08-08

Oh shit, Marvel's making a new Blade movie with Mahershala Ali While it was easily the most exciting non-Picard-based hour-and-a-half of the day today, Marvel’s big Comic-Con panel tonight didn’t have too many surprises stored up—at least, until the end. Because while most of the projects announced by Kevin Feig...
04:42 2019-07-21

KawhiWatch: Holy Shit, Kawhi Leonard Is Going To The Clippers Reigning NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard is heading to the Los Angeles Clippers, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting, and he’ll be joined by MVP finalist Paul George. The news ends weeks of speculation about which team might woo the two-time Finals M...
11:42 2019-07-06

Dorian Will Not Hit Alabama and Trump Is Full of Shit, Meteorologists Say Donald Trump’s handlers said he had skipped a trip to Poland this weekend to better track and respond to Hurricane Dorian. So far, he’s doing quite the job—of playing golf and messing up forecasts....
06:28 2019-09-02

There's a new Lion King teaser and oh shit, Beyoncé is finally here The first trailer for Disney’s live-action Lion King sparked a spirited debated among certain puritan fans of the original film and those who really don’t give a damn about the color New Scar’s hair. It also had people questioning the whereabouts of ...
22:56 2019-06-03

This Mariners Error Is Some Beer-League Softball Shit For a little while there it looked like the Seattle Mariners might actually be pretty good this season. They got off to a 13-2 start and everyone in the lineup was hitting dingers all over the place. The bombs are still flying (they are second in bas...
22:56 2019-06-04

BT and government 'hatch' plan for full fibre rollout and copper switchoff by 2027 The UK’s copper broadband network could be switched off by 2027, with shut down occurring on regional basis like the switchover to digital terrestrial television (DTT) in 2012.Sky News says BT and other telecoms organisations are in secret dis...
15:42 2019-09-20

House Oversight Committee to vote on possible Kellyanne Conway subpoena over Hatch Act controversy The House Oversight Committee plans to vote Wednesday whether or not subpoena White House counselor Kellyanne Conway following a government watchdog’s finding that she violated the Hatch Act.  ...
23:28 2019-06-23

Special Counsel recommends firing Kellyanne Conway over alleged Hatch Act violations The Office of Special Counsel recommended Thursday that Kellyanne Conway be fired from the federal government for violating the Hatch Act on “numerous occasions.” ...
19:28 2019-06-13

"Shit Happens": Philippine Drug War Enforcer On Police Killing Of Toddler A former police general who oversaw the bloodiest years of the Philippines' war on drugs on Thursday shrugged off the killing by police of a 3-year-old girl in a sting operation, saying the world was......
16:14 2019-07-04

Looks Like Biden Is Full of Shit On a Vital Abortion Rights Issue The bare minimum support for abortion rights for a Democratic presidential candidate in 2020 is a pledge to repeal the Hyde Amendment, which has banned federal funding for abortions since 1977. It appears that frontrunner Joe Biden, who voted for tha...
16:42 2019-06-05

Adam Scott to host new game show about the joys of not doing shit Let’s be honest with each other for a second here, folks: Is there anything better than not doing shit? Canceling plans, staying in, bailing, ghosting, etc.—“Fuck it, let’s stay home” is the siren song of a generation, with “going out and doing stuff...
07:28 2019-08-03

How much shit can Jeff Goldblum be fascinated by in the span of a 2-minute trailer? Please consider this a condensed and curated list of all the things Jeff Goldblum is currently fascinated by, per the trailer for his new Disney+ show The World According to Jeff Goldblum, a 2-minute video that somehow encompasses more “Mmms” and “Ah...
04:42 2019-08-24

The Emperor is looking pleased as a pig in space-shit in the first The Rise Of Skywalker poster For a dead guy, Emperor Palpatine—or just The Emperor, if you’re feeling all formal about it—is looking pretty damn happy in this new poster for The Rise Of Skywalker, the upcoming third installment in Disney’s current Star Wars trilogy. And hey, why...
19:42 2019-08-25

We Got That Viral Photo Algorithm to Say Some Deranged Shit About the 2020 Democrats At this point, we all know that a life on the internet means that our information—from our browsing history to our faces—is being used by entities much larger and scarier and more faceless than ourselves. Very cool! Worth it! We also know that the te...
00:00 2019-09-18

Democrats' Medicare for All plans must consider union-negotiated health plans: AFL-CIO chief Democratic White House hopefuls should ensure their Medicare for All proposals honor union-negotiated private insurance, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, head of the largest federation of U.S. labor unions, said on Thursday....
20:56 2019-08-29

Kellyanne Conway defies House Oversight Committee subpoena over alleged Hatch Act violations White House adviser Kellyanne Conway defied a subpoena to appear before the House Oversight Committee on Monday to face questions over her alleged violations of the Hatch Act....
01:28 2019-07-16

Federal Watchdog Agency Says White House Should Fire Kellyanne Conway for Violating the Hatch Act (WASHINGTON) — A federal watchdog agency on Thursday recommended that White House counselor Kellyanne Conway be fired for repeatedly violating a law that limits certain political activities of federal employees. The U.S. Office of Special Couns...
19:14 2019-06-13

Holy shit, that’s Christina Hendricks’ hand on the American Beauty poster Although its critical reception has, uh, drifted a bit over the last 20 years—exacerbated by, among other things, a series of sexual-assault allegations against its Oscar-winning leading man—Sam Mendes’ American Beauty undeniably remains a film of st...
19:56 2019-08-23

Magic Johnson Visits First Take, Talks A Whole Bunch Of Shit About Lakers GM Rob Pelinka Former Los Angeles Lakers president and current Twitter user Magic Johnson joined ESPN’s First Take this morning to talk about his embarrassing exit from the team, the sorry state of the franchise headed into a critical summer, and the confusing powe...
15:42 2019-05-21

The Director of Godzilla: King of the Monsters Talks Making Shit Biblical “The Godzilla Sequel Will Feature Mothra, Rodan, And King Ghidorah!” That was a headline here on io9 back in 2014 when Legendary Pictures first announced the film that would become Godzilla: King of the Monsters, which, after five long years, finally...
00:56 2019-05-30

Holy shit, that's Christina Hendricks' hand on the American Beauty poster Although its critical reception has, uh, drifted a bit over the last 20 years—exacerbated by, among other things, a series of sexual assault allegations against its Oscar-winning leading man—Sam Mendes’ American Beauty undeniably remains a film of st...
06:56 2019-08-23

Bitcoin dominance exceeds 70% for the first time since March 2017 — but that doesn’t mean shit Bitcoin‘s market capitalization has exceeded 70 percent of the total cryptocurrency market for the first time since March 2017 — when it was worth just $1,000 per coin. This metric is commonly referred to as its “dominance.” It’s a rather simple esti...
18:56 2019-09-03

Juul Is in Deep Shit With the FDA for Claiming Its Vape Products Were Safer Than Cigarettes The Food and Drug Administration issued a warning to Juul over its marketing practices and representing its products as less harmful than traditional cigarettes, the agency announced this week. The FDA’s warning came with the threat of pulling Juul p...
08:00 2019-09-10

Trump Uses Soldiers’ Graves as Backdrop for Shit-Talking Fox News Interview President Donald Trump visited Normandy on Thursday, where he read a prepared speech commemorating the 75th anniversary of D-Day and thrilled cable TV pundits with his ability to say the nice words in the right order....
00:42 2019-06-07

Jeffrey Epstein's New York Mansion Is Reportedly Full of Psycho Shit Now that Jeffrey Epstein, the billionaire financier and friend to presidents, has been arrested and charged with running a sex trafficking ring, the public is beginning to learn a bit more about Epstein’s private life, and the luxury townhouse in wh...
16:14 2019-07-09

House Oversight Committee to vote on whether to force Kellyanne Conway to testify over alleged Hatch Act violations Jim Young/Reuters White House counselor Kellyanne Conway may be forced to testify before the House Oversight Committee if she doesn't attend a hearing this week concerning her Hatch Act violations. The Hatch Act prohibits employees in the executive...
02:42 2019-06-24

Shit-For-Brains Inter Fans: Italy Does Not Have Racism, Therefore Monkey Taunts Cannot Be Racist A group of racist Italian soccer fans spoke up Tuesday to offer a defense of the character of another group of racist Italian soccer fans, in the wake of an ugly scene over the weekend featuring a player being showered with monkey noises during play....
02:28 2019-09-04

Cory Booker Tells Don Jr.: ‘Kamala Harris Doesn't Have Shit to Prove’ About Being Black Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) would like to remind you that he, on occasion, cusses. Saturday marked such an occasion. In fact—he even put it in writing....
20:56 2019-06-30

My Dwarf Fortress Game Generated A Royal Line Of Necromancers And It's Cool As Shit After generating a new world in Dwarf Fortress, I decided to dig around in its history before embarking on a new save. Inspired by YouTubers like Kruggsmash, who give their fortresses epic narratives that tie into the past of the civilization, I want...
07:28 2019-06-05

Watch a trailer for Steven Soderbergh's Panama Papers movie, which is "based on some real shit" With 2009's The Informant!, director Steven Soderbergh and writer Scott Z. Burns turned a depressing story of corporate malfeasance into an exercise in comedic frustration. That looks to be the case, too, with their latest collaboration, The Laun...
22:42 2019-08-28

New York Times' Bret Stephens loses his shit, quits Twitter because he's been called a "bedbug" The New York Times’ Bret Stephens is not, as you may have heard, a bedbug. Bedbugs are notably persistent little creatures, refusing to vacate the turf they’ve infected and persevering against attacks in order to scurry away and continue their work a...
18:14 2019-08-27

5G connected car plans get boost as EU Wi-Fi plans rejected Plans to make Wi-Fi industry standard for connected car technology within the EU have been dealt a blow after they were rejected by member states.As many as 21 member states have voted against the proposals, paving the way for 5G to have greater infl...
14:42 2019-07-08

To Curb Hate Speech Online, Beto O'Rourke Says Hold the Platforms Hosting That Shit Responsible Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke wants to stem the spread of hate speech on the internet after several recent mass shootings, including one in O’Rourke’s hometown of El Paso earlier this month, have been linked to online extremism. One solution p...
22:56 2019-08-18

Brazilian Coach Gleefully Shit-Talks Giannis Antetokounmpo After Anderson Varejão Destroys Greece A Brazilian team of Guys—led by Anderson Varejão and Leandro Barbosa—took down the reigning MVP in the group stage of the FIBA World Cup in China on Tuesday, and winning head coach Aleksandar Petrovic will never let the Greek Freak hear the end of it...
19:28 2019-09-04

Federal watchdog agency recommends removal of Kellyanne Conway from federal office for violating the Hatch Act The report found that Conway violated the Hatch Act by “disparaging Democratic presidential candidates while speaking in her official capacity during television interviews and on social media.”...
21:56 2019-06-13

'No escape hatch' for passengers? Read transcript of Santa Cruz boat mayday call A transcript of the radio call with the dive boat Conception shows the Coast Guard trying to see if crew can help trapped passengers.        ...
09:14 2019-09-03

Ontario Minister Apologizes For Calling Senators Owner Eugene Melnyk "A Fucking Piece Of Shit" And "A Fucking Loser" Ontario’s Tourism, Culture and Sport Minister Lisa MacLeod has apologized for accosting Senators owner Eugene Melnyk at a Rolling Stones concert last weekend about the team’s poor record in recent years. Melnyk recounted the event to the Ottawa Citiz...
00:56 2019-07-07

The iPhone 11 has the same amount of RAM as the iPhone Xs and you shouldn’t give a shit Apple revealed its new series of iPhones last week. While the company released almost all specifications of these devices such as processor, camera sensors, and screen resolution, their RAM and battery sizes were unknown. Now, thanks to the Chinese c...
11:42 2019-09-18

The Best Watches For Guys Who Don't Give a Shit About Watches I do not care one lick about a man’s watch. I’m not a watch snob, and I don’t think that the amount you spend on a timepiece says anything about your level of taste or personal style. I’ve even immortalized this stance on Style Girlfriend, making it ...
05:42 2019-06-13

Maverick's still a cocky little shit in the Top Gun: Maverick trailer Tom Cruise brought his radiant, thetan-free smile to Comic Con today to premiere the first trailer for Top Gun: Maverick, the sure-why-not sequel to the 1986 classic. “I felt it was my responsibility to deliver for you,” Cruise told the crowd, adding...
23:00 2019-07-18

Mazda: We Could Do a Hot Hatch Mazda 3, We Just Choose Not To Folks, you hate to see it. A good new car comes out, full of promise and the good handling, and when we crave more power the answer’s a hard “nope.” Once again, Mazda officials reaffirmed that a hotter version of the very good new Mazda 3—a Mazdaspee...
18:14 2019-07-16

The Next-Gen BMW i8 Could Go All-Electric The current BMW i8 models (the coupe and the roadster) are hybrids, using a three-cylinder engine and an electric motor to power all four wheels. The next generation i8, however, might just ditch the reliance on gasoline once and for all....
19:42 2019-05-21

There's now a Razer electric SUV, of course For the gamer who has everything, we present to you the NIO ES6 Night Explorer Limited Edition, the unholy offspring of a Razer gaming laptop and an electric SUV. It has some of the features you'd expect from a Razer product -- like neon green b...
19:28 2019-08-02

GM electric pickup GM executives have said an electric pickup is in the works, but there's not much more to say than that at this point. Whether the pickup will be powered by fuel cells, which was previously rumored, and the energy source for a military prototype GM ma...
14:56 2019-07-24

GM electric pickup? GM executives have said an electric pickup is in the works, but there's not much more to say than that at this point. Whether the pickup will be powered by fuel cells, which was previously rumored, and the energy source for a military prototype GM ma...
14:00 2019-08-04

MG eZS Electric SUV Will Be Made In India After the MG Hector, the next launch from the company will be the MG eZS which is a pure electric SUV and will be launched in December this year. The good news is that it will be manufactured in......
13:14 2019-06-05

The electric flight era is closer than you think Electric planes have been talked about as a possibility for many years, but now they're on the tarmac and even up in the air. So can the world's jet-setters start preparing to actually fly electric?...
13:56 2019-06-28

The Electric Mini Cooper SE Is a Lot of Fun. But Is That Enough? This new electric Mini Cooper SE is a perfect example of what BMW’s trying to do with EVs today, and also unintentionally, the shortcomings of its approach....
12:56 2019-08-01

The Morning After: Razer's electric SUV Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to your weekend! There are some new details about Apple's credit card to pore over and an appropriately tricked-out SUV from Razer. Also, we'll recap some of last week's most popular stori...
16:56 2019-08-03

Check out Porsche's first electric car Porsche unveiled its first electric car, called the Taycan, Wednesday. The car was introduced in two high-performance versions, the 670 horsepower Taycan Turbo and the 751 horsepower Taycan Turbo S....
17:56 2019-09-05

New hot Audi e-tron S electric SUV on the way News 29 May, 2019 A performance version of the all-electric Audi e-tron SUV is likely to hit showrooms next year, with a circa five-second 0-62mph time...
13:42 2019-05-29

The Best Electric Toothbrushes in 2019 Dental hygiene will never be fun, but it can at least be easy. Here are the best electric toothbrushes we've tested from Burst, Quip, and Philips Sonicare....
15:14 2019-08-17

We'll See Mazda's First Electric Car Next Month Mazda is a small company compared to its rivals, mostly seen these days trying to perfect the internal combustion engine, talking some shit about electric vehicles, and building a new rotary engine. Electric is the future, Mazda’s stance has been, bu...
20:28 2019-09-17

Electric Airplanes Start to Take Off With urban commuters in their sights, aviation startups and major players are exploring ways to accelerate the takeoff of electric-powered short-haul aircraft....
17:42 2019-07-15

All-electric aviation? It’s closer than you may think Commercial aviation is responsible for about two per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions, but there is a potential solution over the hazy horizon — electric aircraft....
04:56 2019-07-13

Buy Committee: Which Electric Kettle Should I Buy? For the perfect cup of coffee, you primarily need two things: great beans and the right amount of water at the perfect temperature. The latter can be easily achieved with an electric kettle....
04:56 2019-06-15

The Honda E Is the Electric Car I've Been Waiting For If you want an electric car, there are the Teslas, which are nice but too expensive, much like the BMW i3. There is the Honda Clarity, which is insanely boring, like the Chevy Bolt and Volt and Nissan Leaf and Hyundai Ioniq. Then there is the Fiat 50...
18:00 2019-07-02

GM ponders an electric Hummer The chatter about an electric Hummer comes as GM aims to shift from a conventional, gasoline-powered-vehicle maker into what CEO Mary Barra calls an “all-electric future.” A revived Hummer with an electric powertrain is one of many options GM is expl...
19:14 2019-06-17

New all-electric Peugeot e-208 on sale now News 22 Aug, 2019 The pure-electric e-208 supermini looks set to upstage the Renault Zoe with a 211-mile range and a starting price of £25,050...
22:28 2019-08-22

Top 10 Best Electric Cars 2019 We run down the very best affordable electric city cars, superminis and famliy hatchbacks on sale in Britain today Electric cars are more popular today than they have ever been. And why wouldn’t they be? An electric vehicle (EV) lets you travel in s...
21:28 2019-05-21

GM Considering To Revive Hummer By Going Electric General Motors is mulling to revive the iconic Hummer brand, albeit as an all-electric offering as part of its electric vehicle plans for the next decade....
15:42 2019-06-18

Inside Volkswagen's all-electric ID.3 While the exterior of a car is important (no one wants to drive an ugly car), the interior is where you spend most of your time. While the powertrain (electric) and design (a smoother Golf) of the ID.3 are what people initially think of when they see...
00:42 2019-09-12

BYD launches electric bus output at 2nd N.A. plant BYD Co., China’s largest electrified vehicle maker, opened its second North American electric bus assembly plant, in Newmarket, Ontario. The 45,000-square-foot factory will first focus on assembling buses for the Toronto Transit Commission, Canada’s ...
03:14 2019-07-02

New all-electric SEAT Mii due for launch in Oslo News 3 Jun, 2019 SEAT's first all-electric model will make its global debut in Norway, before visiting Liverpool, Paris and Milan on its European tour...
19:28 2019-06-03

Blacksmith B2 Electric Bike Teased Blacksmith Electric is a Chennai-based electric bike start-up and the company's first electric bike, the Blacksmith B2 will be launched in 2020. According to Blacksmith, the B2 is the first electric......
14:42 2019-07-01

'PSA is at the forefront of normalising electric cars' Opinion 20 Jun, 2019 With the new Peugeot 2008, Steve Fowler thinks PSA is leading the way in making electric cars normalised with the general public...
13:42 2019-06-21

Ford's Finally Getting Serious About Electric Vehicles Ford’s big EV play, drama at the United Auto Workers negotiations, and some more executive-level intrigue at Renault-Nissan. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Tuesday, September 3, 2019....
16:28 2019-09-03

'The all-electric Vauxhall Corsa is a landmark car for EVs' Opinion 29 May, 2019 The new Vauxhall Corsa has gone electric and editor-in-chief Steve Fowler thinks this could be a game changer for electric cars...
14:28 2019-05-29

BMW lines up all-electric future for next-generation i8 BMW will decide this year if its new flagship sports car will be electric only or hybrid BMW is on the verge of making the next generation of its flagship i8 sports car a fully electric model, according to sources at the firm. Bosses are at a crucia...
21:28 2019-05-21

NYPD Cracks Down on Electric Bikes New York City police are issuing more penalties for violations related to electric-powered bicycles as fatalities rise in collisions involving the increasingly popular vehicles....
10:14 2019-09-06

Volkswagen bets big on electric — but will consumers buy in? RANKFURT, Germany — Volkswagen is rolling out what it bills as the breakthrough electric car for the masses, the leading edge of a wave of new battery-powered vehicles about to hit the European auto market. The cars are the result of massive investme...
07:14 2019-09-10

Electric car users to pay no company car tax in 2020 Government review sees changes to 2020 benefit in kind ratings to boost low and zero emission vehicles Changes to the UK’s company car tax system will mean drivers choosing a pure electric car pay no benefit-in-kind charges from next year. After a ...
22:56 2019-07-09

This 800HP Electric BMW M3 is as Docile as a Prius Electric conversion shops like EV West are the future of Southern California hot rodding. Just like racers in the 1950s used surplus wartime stuff and flathead V8s they had laying around to make their shitboxes go really fast, electric tuners are gra...
20:14 2019-06-09

Rivian's electric trucks can charge each other If electric cars are ultimately batteries on wheels, shouldn't you have the option of charging one EV with another? You will with Rivian's truck and SUV. Company chief R.J. Scaringe told The Drive in an interview that "Rivian-to-Rivian" c...
17:28 2019-06-09

New all-electric Jaguar XJ teased at Frankfurt News 10 Sep, 2019 Jaguar has confirmed the next-generation XJ will be all-electric, issuing a teaser image at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show...
13:42 2019-09-10

Hyundai Kona Electric: How Does It Get Charged So, the Hyundai Kona Electric has been finally launched in India at a price of Rs. 25.3 lakh. But owning it means charging it too! We tell you how the Kona Electric is charged and how Hyundai plans to......
20:14 2019-07-10

The Beginner's Guide to Electric Cars Electric vehicles (EVs) are getting cheaper—so whether you’re looking for a way to save on the hassle and cost of gas, shrink your carbon footprint, or simply zip around in a new Tesla, there are lots of reasons to consider a hybrid or electric car....
22:42 2019-09-19

The Coolest Thing About the Electric VW ID.3 Is the Shifter A lot of people are looking to the upcoming Volkswagen ID.3 electric hatchback as proof that a traditional manufacturer can make an attractive, practical mainstream electric vehicle on par with the Tesla Model 3. To VW’s credit, the ID.3 appears to b...
00:28 2019-07-11

Ford's Letting Us Down on Electric Cars The Ford Motor Company bravely and ambitiously announced today that it would be launching an all-electric model... based on existing MEB platform architecture cribbed from Volkswagen. The VW I.D. 3, sharing that platform, is planned for launch next s...
07:00 2019-07-13

The Morning After: Tesla's electric trucks Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Electric trucks and robotic toy tanks. Plus everything from E3 (including a full breakdown of yesterday's Nintendo Direct). Just another Wednesday morning....
18:56 2019-06-12

Venezuelan ex-electric chief among 2 indicted in US MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say two former Venezuelan officials have been indicted on U.S. money-laundering charges, including the ex-minister for electricity. The Miami U.S. attorney’s office said in a news release Thursday that 60-year-old Luis ...
21:00 2019-06-27

Electric scooters will be available to rent soon in Tucson The city of Tucson is launching an electric scooter program to test the viability of scooters as a mobility option in Tucson. The Tucson Department of Transportation is going to test and observe the option and demand for scooters over a six-month ti...
11:42 2019-09-05

How to Make Mayonnaise Without an Electric Mixer Mayonnaise is not hard to make, particularly if you have a food processor or immersion blender, but emulsions can be a little tricky without the help of electrically-powered appliances. Because hand beating is a much slower process—especially if you ...
19:14 2019-06-11

Electric Chargers for the Home Garage While additional high-tech roadside charging facilities will make electric driving more practical, convenient home equipment sways many to go electric....
15:28 2019-07-11

Top 5 Upcoming Electric Cars In India With the coming of the Kona Electric, the way ahead for electric mobility has been paved. We list out the top five electric cars which will be launched in India in the next one year....
17:14 2019-07-11

We Rode Boosted’s New Rev Electric Scooter. Here’s What it’s Like In a world designed for cars, getting around any other way can be a challenge. Biking can leave you a dripping pile of sweat, public transit is hit-or-miss in many cities and often nonexistent in the suburbs, and walking long distances can be an drag...
19:42 2019-07-11

The Electric Marathon Is the All-EV Rally You've Never Heard Of On Monday, six cars set out from Monte Carlo, Monaco en route to St. Petersburg, Russia. The 2,920-mile rally will pass through 10 countries and 29 cities in a mere 11 days. And did I mention that all the cars are fully electric? It’s called the Elec...
23:28 2019-05-30

Matt Prior: How will we tell electric cars apart? The Polestar 1 bucks convention in a way future models won’t Emitting the same electric whirr and offering roughly the same performance, EVs will have to rely on style to stand out Melting into a crowd is not a fate likely to befall the Polestar 1...
07:28 2019-06-28

All ministerial cars to be electric by 2030 News 13 Jun, 2019 A quarter of the Government Car Service’s vehicles will be fully electric by 2022, with the entire fleet being EV-only by 2030...
16:56 2019-06-13

The All-Electric Honda E Comes in Five Delightful Colors Honda’s new city car, the Honda E, is a few things: fully electric, absolutely adorable, and, as far as we know, not currently destined for America. But buyers in areas of Europe can now reserve the E in one of five colors, and Honda’s bold choices d...
20:14 2019-05-21

Polestar is the biggest new kid on the electric car block For the past few years, if you wanted to buy a luxury electric vehicle, you really could only find one company selling them. But now many other automakers are coming for Tesla’s high-end, battery-powered market, and so consumers that donȁ...
19:00 2019-09-04

Cadillac midsize electric crossover A global all-electric crossover, expected to be the first vehicle on GM?s next-generation BEV3 platform for the U.S., is expected to take heavy design cues from a rendering that was shown by Cadillac for the 2019 Detroit auto show. It could launch in...
23:42 2019-07-24

Electric planes herald new era for aviation Airlines ordered tens of billions of dollars worth of new aircraft from Airbus and Boeing at the Paris Air Show this week. But there was also huge interest in the planes of tomorrow....
04:56 2019-06-22

New all-electric Mercedes EQS to launch at Frankfurt News 6 Sep, 2019 Mercedes has confirmed its S-Class-sized, all-electric saloon will debut at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show, before going on sale in 2022...
22:42 2019-09-06

The Electric V8 on This $75,000 Bike Is One of the Coolest-Looking Motors Ever Small-batch American motorcycle shop Curtiss is moving into the future with high-end electric vehicles and it’s a good look. This Zeus motor design co-developed with YASA puts eight cylindrical batteries in a “V” formation to look kind of like a gas ...
06:56 2019-07-11

40 electric cars you'll see on the road by 2025 Rimac While electric vehicles aren't posting big sales numbers yet, auto companies are making significant investments in them. Both new and traditional car manufacturers plan to release electric vehicles in the coming years. Some of the vehicles hav...
09:28 2019-07-11

Electric cars: Low earners may never get to drive one Already struggling to keep aging vehicles on the road, low-wage workers could be forgotten in the electomobility age. Climate crisis or not, policymakers face increasing pressure to ensure everyone can stay mobile....
02:14 2019-09-21

'PSA is at the forefront of getting electric cars normalised' Opinion 20 Jun, 2019 With the new Peugeot 2008, Steve Fowler thinks PSA is leading the way in making electric cars normalised with the general public...
14:00 2019-06-20

Electric fans aren’t always best for cooling off. Here’s why. When it’s hot out but dry, an electric fan is not your friend: It won’t cool you off, and can make your body strain harder to fight the heat. A small study from Australia, published Monday in the Annals of Internal Medicine, looked at wha...
04:14 2019-08-06

BMW unveils electric Mini as it charges into new era New model will have list price of £24,400, with first deliveries expected in early 2020Six decades after the original Mini first rolled off the production line in Oxford, its owner BMW has unveiled a new electric version it hopes will herald a new er...
14:56 2019-07-09

Volkswagen ID 4: 2020 electric SUV on display Volkswagen ID 4 Kia e-Niro rival displayed at Frankfurt sporting heavy camouflage; set to lead ID range in US Volkswagen has displayed the forthcoming ID 4 SUV, the second production model in its new bespoke electric car line-up, at the Frankfurt ...
15:14 2019-09-10

PSC: Electric Car Chargers In Kentucky Don’t Need Regulation FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Public Service Commission has ruled that electric car charging stations are not utilities and do not need to be subject to regulation. The ruling is intended to remove any ambiguity over the legal status of charging...
15:00 2019-06-17

Newly-discovered electric eel is the most shocking yet Of all the creatures you could encounter while taking a dip in the Amazon rainforest, coming into contact with an electric eel would likely be one of the more painful meetings. They don’t have a reputation for starting trouble with humans, but ...
05:56 2019-09-12

A droplet walks into an electric field … When a raindrop falls through a thundercloud, it is subject to strong electric fields that pull and tug on the droplet, like a soap bubble in the wind. If the electric field is strong enough, it can cause the droplet to burst apart, creating a fine, ...
09:00 2019-06-17

Two new species of electric eel come as a shock to biologists It was thought that there was only one species of electric eel but a new survey finds there are three, and one has set a new record for its electric discharge...
18:00 2019-09-10

The Big Obstacle on the Road to Electric Vehicles The lithium-ion battery is a complex industrial product, not just another component in the consumer electronics supply chain. This inconvenient truth is a major obstacle on the global auto industry’s road to an electric future....
21:56 2019-07-18

Electric cars: All you need to know about the future of motoring Jaguar Land Rover has announced plans to build its new electric vehicle models at its Castle Bromwich plant - joining many other manufacturers in producing the cleanest cars possible....
21:14 2019-07-05

The new Mini Electric has been a decade in the making Mini's first trials of a battery-powered model showed promise, and the new car shows how far things have come It’s nearly a decade since the field trials of the Mini E prototype in the UK. Loaned to selected members of the public (as well as in othe...
14:56 2019-07-09

Lotus goes all electric with $2M halo Evija Lotus, aiming to reestablish itself as a global engineering and sports car powerhouse under its new parent, Chinese automaker Geely, is introducing a new halo, the Evija full-electric hypercar with nearly 2,000 hp....
17:00 2019-07-17

UK Car Sector Accelerates Towards Electric Future Britain's auto industry, seeking to swerve Brexit obstacles, is accelerating toward electrification as consumers shun high-polluting diesels, driven by rapid advances in technology and greener......
10:28 2019-07-21

Electric scooters: your complete guide Electric scooters are springing up in cities around the world, often without warning or explanation. They're a fun, convenient way to get around, but there are a few facts you should be aware of before hiring one (or taking the plunge and buying...
17:14 2019-06-14

Here's ZF's New Two-Speed Transmission for Electric Cars Pretty much all mainstream electric cars integrate their electric motors with single-speed, often 10:1-ish gear reductions, mostly because it’s cheap and easy, and it works. But now, the German transmission company that changed the industry with the ...
02:14 2019-07-17

BMW joins electric scooter market BMW has joined Volkswagen in launching an electric scooter. The 799-euro ($890) scooter is similar to those offered by sharing services Bird Rides and LimeBike....
21:00 2019-05-24

Can this electric shock bracelet zap you out of bad habits? Dog trainers, prepare for a taste of your own medicine. Similar to a shock-collar for your disobedient pup, the updated Pavlok bracelet (like Pavlov. Get it?) will give the wearer a 350-volt jolt every time they cross a line. Looking to quit smoking,...
21:14 2019-06-17

Lamborghini could revolutionize electric supercars Lamborghini's newest supercar, the $2 million Sián hybrid, will be the fastest and most powerful Lamborghini ever made. But it also represents a small step toward what Lamborghini hopes will be the future of electric cars....
01:42 2019-09-15

TfL calls on DfT to legalise electric scooter use on roads News 2 Aug, 2019 Transport for London wants to see electric scooters legalised for use on public roads, as long as safeguards are introduced...
16:42 2019-08-02

Government To Order Uber, Ola To Go Electric: Report Some taxi players, like Ola, have previously tried to operate electric cars in the country, but with little success given inadequate infrastructure and high costs....
00:00 2019-06-07

New all-electric Mercedes EQS saloon set to arrive in 2022 News 2 Aug, 2019 The new Mercedes EQS flagship saloon will be built on an all-new EV platform, and our exclusive image previews how it could look...
16:42 2019-08-02

Revolt Electric Motorcycle Variants Explained Revolt Intellicorp has launched two electric motorcycles in India, with a total of three variants. Here's a look at each variant, what features you will get, and how much they cost....
15:14 2019-08-29

Mahindra To Launch Three Electric Vehicles By 2021 The FAME II (Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles) scheme came as reassurance for electric carmakers and reaffirmed that EVs are at the top of the government's agenda. Furthermore,......
17:14 2019-08-08

Electric MINI To Be Unveiled In July 2019 According to the company, the electric concept brings 'the iconic design, city-dwelling heritage, and customary go-kart feeling' into the modern motoring era....
09:56 2019-06-22

A game changer is coming for electric car owners Electric cars are getting cheaper and they can go farther on a single charge. Still, most car shoppers have one big concern: How will I keep an electric car charged while I'm on a long road trip?...
19:14 2019-08-02

Could electric planes be the answer to a greener future? The battle to reduce greenhouse gas emissions is gaining momentum – with pressure on businesses to play their part coming from both shareholders and customers alike....
20:00 2019-06-18

Harley-Davidson is exploring electric bicycles If Harley-Davidson's LiveWire is too rich for your blood, the company might have an electric two-wheeler that's decidedly more accessible. Electrek has learned that Harley unveiled a trio of pedal-assist electric bicycle prototypes at its ...
02:00 2019-08-22

Volkswagen's new fully-electric car sells out in pre-sale The automaker confirmed on Thursday that it had surpassed 30,000 pre-orders for the special first edition of its ID.3 model, which is limited to 30,000 units....
17:00 2019-09-05

The Morning After: Porsche unveils its first electric sports car Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. The latest electronics tradeshow has begun, and our team will have live coverage coming in from IFA 2019 all week. Few of the things on display will be as intriguing as a new Porsche, so check out our first im.....
16:28 2019-09-05

Revolt Intellicorp Electric Motorcycle: What To Expect Revolt Intellicorp is all set to take the wraps off its first ever electric motorcycle. There there are a few details that we already know about the motorcycle but we will get a complete picture once......
15:42 2019-06-18

The electric skateboards, scooters and bikes you should be using at school Please enjoy this guide to the best electric bikes, scooters and skateboards to use at school, just one part of our larger 2019 back-to-school special. In addition to top picks in 11 categories -- everything from laptops to smartphones to gaming and....
10:42 2019-08-10

Electric scooters: Love or hate them? Here's what you need to know Scooters gain in popularity due to its convenience, but draw criticism over safety concerns. Cities and companies are coming up with solutions.       ...
06:42 2019-08-14

Lotus Teases Type 130 Electric Hypercar Lotus has confirmed that Type 130, the brand's first all-new model in more than a decade, will be revealed to the world's media at an exclusive event in Central London on 16 July, 2019....
10:28 2019-06-01

Toyota and Subaru to develop new electric platform and SUV The latest in a flurry of new partnerships to emerge, the Japanese alliance will draw on both brands' expertise Toyota and Subaru have embarked on an initiative that will see the two marques share development of electric vehicle platforms - and joi...
18:00 2019-06-06

Behind the wheel of VW’s electric dune buggy prototype Pebble Beach seems a bit too fancy for a dune buggy. But as I slowly roll down 17 Mile road behind the wheel of Volkswagen's latest electric concept car while trailing supercars, priceless vintage vehicles and RVs, folks alongside the road are t...
17:14 2019-08-17

Watch Volkswagen's ID.R set an electric record at Nürburgring Earlier this month, after lots of planning and testing, Volkswagen's electric ID.R racer set a record for "the fastest lap ever driven in an emission-free racing car" at the famed Nürburgring-Nordschleife. An in-car video proving the record...
16:42 2019-06-22

Toyota and Subaru to co-develop new electric car platform News 6 Jun, 2019 The two Japanese auto manufacturers will jointly design a dedicated all-electric platform, as well as a new C-segment SUV...
02:14 2019-06-07

A 99, sprinkles and no diesel: here come the electric ice-cream vans… Battery equipment that can make 600 cones an hour being trialled as concerns over diesel pollution riseThe Mr Whippys of Britain have not had the best start to the year. Ice-cream vans have been facing mounting criticism after campaign groups and par...
12:42 2019-06-02

Argentina, Paraguay hit by nationwide electric blackout Argentina and Uruguay were completely without electricity and other South American countries had a partial blackout after a "massive failure" in an interconnection system, a utility distributor said Sunday....
22:42 2019-06-16

Hyundai teases all-electric concept '45' for Frankfurt By Jonathon Ramsey Didn't see this one coming. Hyundai has teased the electric concept it's taking to next month's Frankfurt Motor Show, and it makes us yearn to grab a cassette full of synthwave and a VHS tape of that 1985 classic, "...
23:14 2019-08-22

Pawan Munjal Planning To Invest In Ola Electric According to a news report published by Mint, Pawan Munjal- Chairman of Hero MotoCorp is in talks with the taxi aggregator- Ola and is willing to invest in its electric mobility venture....
06:28 2019-08-25

Electric SUV will include a 5G link to connected cities How do you stand out in a sea of EV startups? By leaping on every tech buzzword possible, apparently. Human Horizons has introduced the HiPhi 1, a luxury electric SUV that could make even the Model X seem modest. It's reportedly the first produ...
16:42 2019-08-04

Standardise batteries on electric vehicles | Letters Richard Snape says drivers should be able to exchange a depleted battery for a fully charged one at a service station. Plus Adrian Townsend questions the wisdom of recommending a new Oxford-to-Cambridge motorwayI think the National Infrastructure Com...
20:14 2019-06-04

Volkswagen ID R smashes electric Nurburgring record Volkswagen's ID R is the new electric lap record holder at the Nordschleife 671bhp EV laps Nordschleife in 6min 05.336secs, adding record to outright Pikes Peak hill mark The 671bph Volkswagen ID R has smashed the electric lap record at the Nurbur...
23:28 2019-06-03

Opel Corsa-e becomes first electric customer rally car Vauxhall's sibling brand builds sub-£46,000 hardcore Corsa-e Rally to take part in one-make German race series Vauxhall's sister brand, Opel, has released a rally variant of the new Corsa-e electric hatchback, making it the first mainstream manufact...
17:14 2019-08-22

This $7 Electric Arc Lighter Lasts As Long As 300 Bic Lighters It’s 2019, and your lighter doesn’t need fuel anymore; it just has to charge over USB. This discounted arc lighter isn’t really pocket-friendly, but its long, flexible neck makes it ideal for lighting candles, camp fires and other awkwardly-placed fl...
19:56 2019-06-04

All-electric Nissan ice cream van concept unveiled News 20 Jun, 2019 A collaborative project between Nissan and Mackie’s of Scotland aims to reduce the amount of emissions generated by ice cream vendors...
05:42 2019-06-20

General Electric Gets Most of Shareholder Lawsuit Dismissed A federal judge dismissed much of a major shareholder lawsuit against General Electric, knocking down several securities fraud allegations related to accounting at its insurance and power businesses....
00:14 2019-08-31

Tata Motors To Introduce Its Next Electric Car By End Of FY2020 Tata Motors will be introducing its next electric vehicle for the Indian market by the end of the financial year 2019-20. The carmaker recently announced its partnership with Tata Power to set up 300......
12:42 2019-08-04

Volkswagen I.D. R breaks Nurburgring electric record by over 40s Volkswagen has set a new lap record for electric vehicles at the Nurburgring Nordschleife, with Romain Dumas setting a time of 6m05.336-seconds in the adapted I.D. R prototype on Monday...
18:42 2019-06-03

Paris Air Show highlights electric flight Jet makers are working on myriad ways to make flying less damaging to the planet with battery-powered and hybrid planes. (June 20)       ...
22:56 2019-06-20

New electric cars 2019/2020: What’s coming and when? Every debut and new model due to arrive this year and next, all in one place Keeping track of every new car and knowing when they’re due to go on sale can be tough, especially if you’re only interested in EVs. There are so many due to arrive over th...
03:00 2019-08-07

So Electric! Celebrate Dua Lipa's Birthday With Her Most Stylish Looks Happy birthday, Dua Lipa! The lovely London-born singer, who turns 24 today, has always had a place on our Spotify playlists since her self-titled album was released in 2017. However,......
15:42 2019-08-22

Hyundai Ioniq Electric 2019 review More power and extended range for Hyundai’s versatile family hatchback EV, which continues to prioritise practicality over driving involvement The third and least fossil fuel-dependent of Hyundai’s Ioniq hatchback line-up, updated for 2019 with new...
16:00 2019-08-28

Treat your teeth right with this high-end electric toothbrush kit Plaque is your teeth’s worst enemy. And let’s face it, you probably don’t put up the defense you should to protect it. Your $2 toothbrush might’ve been a good deal, but it’s definitely not helping when it comes to matters of the mouth. But there’s go...
20:28 2019-09-02

Lotus' electric hypercar is named 'Evija' No, Lotus isn't ready to spill the beans on its Type 130 electric hypercar. It is, however, ready to give the car a name: meet the Evija (pronounced "ev-eye-a"). While the company's choice of name is a bit strained -- it means "the first ...
00:28 2019-07-04

Electric Scooters Will Be Legalized in New York, but Not in Manhattan Tech leaders and delivery workers fought to lift the ban on electric bikes and scooters. Manhattan is off limits to the scooters because of congestion....
16:56 2019-06-19

New electric Porsche Taycan to be revealed today Porsche Taycan teaser Porsche's first electric production car is a four-door sports car set to rival Tesla Model S Porsche has released a teaser image showing the rear of its first electric production car, the Taycan, ahead of its reveal later to...
10:42 2019-09-04

Besieged by electric scooters, Paris lays down the law PARIS (AP) — Paris is cracking down on electric scooters after an anarchic year in which 12 startups flooded the city’s streets with their vehicles. The French capital has 12 free-floating scooter operators, more than the entire United States, ...
18:28 2019-06-06

Man killed in electric scooter accident in Paris PARIS (AP) — Paris police say a man on an electric scooter has died after being hit by a van in Paris on Monday night. It was the first deadly accident in the French capital after mayor Anne Hidalgo announced last week a crackdown on electric scooter...
12:00 2019-06-11

Why Electric-Powered Airplanes Are Headed for Takeoff In Sweden they call it flygskam, or flying shame -- that guilty sense when you zip off to Spain for the weekend that you’re helping destroy the planet. Airlines and aircraft makers are acutely aware that they face tougher emissions regulations and po...
09:00 2019-06-21

VW's Electric ID. Buggy Recalls '60s Car Culture in All the Right Ways This romping off-road prototype won’t find its way to dealership floors, but the electric platform on which it’s built previews the brand’s thrilling plans, says Dan Neil....
21:14 2019-08-22

The electric cars with the best real-world range Range estimates are exactly that - estimates. We show you what you can expect from an EV in the real-world Battery technology and charging infrastructure is constantly improving, quickly turning EVs from niche vehicles to a viable replacements to co...
02:14 2019-06-11

Here's a First Look at Toyota and Subaru's Electric Car Platform of the Future It was announced this week that Toyota and Subaru will work together on a new electric vehicle platform, one that will combine Subaru’s all-wheel drive expertise with Toyota’s electrification chops. Here’s a quick look at the new “e-TNGA” platform, ...
19:42 2019-06-08

Invasion of the electric scooter: can our cities cope? They’re cheaper than cabs, less effort than a bike and more convenient than buses. But as the number of e-scooter accidents rises, a backlash is growingMost of the people riding electric scooters around Copenhagen glide like swans, bodies motionless ...
07:42 2019-07-15

Affordable Electric Car of the Year 2019: Kia e-Niro Awards 9 Jul, 2019 The Kia e-Niro is the 2019 Auto Express Affordable Electric Car of the Year, with the Hyundai Kona Electric and Nissan Leaf commended...
00:42 2019-07-10

New Extreme E electric SUV racer launched at Goodwood Spark Odyssey21 launches global electrically powered off-road racing series, founded in partnership with Formula E An electric off-road racing series, called Extreme E, has been announced at Goodwood, along with the car that will feature in it. The ...
15:56 2019-07-05

Okinawa PraisePro Electric Scooter Review Okinawa launched its new electric scooter, the PraisePro, in India and we get an opportunity to ride the new electric scooter and see how it fares as a daily ride....
19:14 2019-09-18

Opinion: Jaguar gets on the front foot with an electric XJ Electric XJ will follow in the footsteps of Jaguar's EV pioneer, the I-Pace JLR's plans for an electric XJ have been confirmed, and could be the first step in a significant regeneration for the brand You’ve got to admire the boldness of JLR’s new ...
15:56 2019-07-05

The 2020 Mini Cooper SE Goes Electric, but Is the Range Enough? A punchy, little electric car is some people’s idea of the perfect city car. Just ask Smart, before it folded here. And now, Mini is taking a stab at it. Meet the all-electric 2020 Mini Cooper SE, with a range of a very much estimated 114 miles....
23:14 2019-07-09

The Electric VW ID.R Keeps Proving It’s the Very Fast Future of Racing At this weekend’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, the electric Volkswagen ID.R EV prototype didn’t only beat but smashed the record for the event’s hill climb by flying up in 39.9 seconds. The previous record of 41.6 seconds was set by Nick Heidfeld in a...
23:14 2019-07-09

Volkswagen creates electric conversion kit for Beetle The firm has teamed up with eClassics to produce a classic e-Beetle using e-Up parts, with a range of 124 miles Volkswagen is backing a new electric conversion kit for the groundbreaking Type 1 Beetle. The e-Beetle, which will be shown at the Frankf...
18:14 2019-09-06

Audi to replace TT with new electric sports car: Official News 23 May, 2019 Audi comes clean that the car to replace the current TT will be all-electric. Our exclusive images preview how it could look...
19:00 2019-05-23

Budget 2019: Electric Vehicles To Get More Affordable The NDA 2.0 government made some major announcements for pushing electric mobility in India as part of the Union Budget 2019. While the Indian auto sector did not witness any dramatic changes in tax......
16:14 2019-07-05

New Kia Soul EV: UK price announced for electric crossover Kia's latest electric model will be offered in one high-spec guise; costs £33,795 including government grant Kia’s new Soul EV is now available to order in the UK, priced from £33,795 inclusive of the £3500 government grant. An SUV-shaped rival to e...
15:56 2019-07-05

Shock tactics: can electric dog collars ever be ethical? Last year, the government announced plans to ban remote-control collars – but even a dog-owning minister is using one. So what is the truth about these training aids?Is it cruel to give your pet electric shocks? Just little ones? The work and pension...
23:42 2019-09-18

Byton M-Byte: high-tech electric SUV could come to the UK Chinese start-up's Tesla Model Y rival is planned to go on sale in Europe in 2021, with right-hand-drive versions possible Chinese start-up company Byton will bring its the M-Byte electric SUV to right-hand-drive markets such as the UK if there is e...
13:56 2019-09-11

The best electric bikes, scooters and skateboards to use at school We hear you're going places? That's what school is all about, after all. But we're being a little more literal: Getting to class is often half the battle. That's why we've dedicated a whole section of our back-to-school guide...
18:00 2019-07-22

100% Of Citroen Cars To Be Electric Or Hybrid By 2025 The number of plug-in hybrid and all-electric cars in the world crossed the 3 million mark at the end of 2017. It went up to 5 million by the end of 2018 and is expected to go to 13 million by 2020.......
15:14 2019-07-22

Cupra teases all-electric coupe-SUV concept News 22 Jul, 2019 SEAT’s Cupra performance brand has released a teaser for its new concept SUV, due for reveal at the Frankfurt Motor Show...
10:42 2019-07-22

Lotus Evija name confirmed for new electric hypercar News 3 Jul, 2019 The Lotus Evija nameplate will be worn by the Type 130 hypercar when we're given a sneak peek at Goodwood Festival of Speed...
04:00 2019-07-04

VW will focus on early adopters for first ID3 electric cars VW's long lead time for the ID3 will be used to learn from customers why they want to buy the car and how VW can improve its marketing to prepare the "right product for the right people at the right time," a VW executive said....
21:00 2019-05-24

Mini Rocketman resurrected as compact electric car Rocketman was initially revealed in 2011 Compact city car to be produced in China in a joint venture with Great Wall Motors Mini's parent company BMW has given the green light to a heavily reworked electric-powered production version of the Rocket...
08:28 2019-07-10

Sun Tran unveils electric bus, set to hit streets next year TUCSON — Officials with the City of Tucson, Sun Tran and Tucson Electric Power gathered Wednesday to unveil a new battery-electric bus that will hit local streets next year. “They’re a smooth, quiet ride. The air conditioning system works...
06:56 2019-09-19

Switch to fully-electric power would be against DTM DNA - Berger DTM boss Gerhard Berger says a switch to electric power would be against the series' DNA, following Nico Rosberg's suggestion that electrification was needed to safeguard its long-term future...
16:28 2019-07-04

New Chevrolet Corvette could get hybrid or electric versions Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Latest version of American classic launches with 6.2-litre V8 – but electrified versions will follow The new mid-engined Chevrolet Corvette will feature electrified powertrains in the future – with a full electric versi...
13:00 2019-07-19

Electric car charge points to be installed in every new home News 15 Jul, 2019 England will be the first country in the world to introduce mandatory electric car charging points for new-build homes...
18:00 2019-07-15

Hyundai's first electric race car is a souped-up Veloster Hyundai is joining the ranks of automakers with electric race cars -- if in a somewhat predictable way. The company has started work on the Veloster N ETCR, a race-tuned EV edition of the Veloster N built for its namesake ETCR championship starting....
00:42 2019-09-12

ZF Introduces New 2-Speed Transmission For Electric Cars Vehicles with the new 2-speed drive consume less energy, which in turn extends range by up to five percent when compared to a one-speed unit. Shifts take place at 70 kmph....
14:28 2019-07-17

I'm About To Drive The 750 Horsepower All-Electric Porsche Taycan; What Do You Want To Know? If you read my technical deep-dive, then you may know more than you’ve ever wanted to about the 800-volt, all-electric 2020 Porsche Taycan—arguably the first true Tesla Model S competitor. But I couldn’t cover everything in that explainer, since I ha...
00:42 2019-09-17

Volkswagen I.D. R: a year of electric record-breaking News 8 Jul, 2019 Volkswagen’s all-electric hypercar has claimed three motoring titles, the most recent being the outright Goodwood hill climb record...
15:00 2019-07-08

The 2020 Zero SR/F Electric Sportbike Isn't A Compromise Motorcycle The 2020 Zero SR/F fires up in total silence—it’s a trip. There’s no exhaust rumble or clattering pistons, just a few lights on the TFT dash. “Are you sure it’s on,” more than one person asked. But when you twist the throttle, you finally hear someth...
00:42 2019-09-17

New MINI Electric revealed with 124 miles of range News 9 Jul, 2019 New MINI Electric hatchback revealed with a pure EV range of 124 miles with prices starting from £24,400 and deliveries starting next year...
16:01 2019-07-09

Best lease deals of the week: Electric cars With ever-increasing ranges and rapidly improving charging infrastructure, an EV makes a lot of sense - and even more so on a lease deal Leasing can be an affordable, practical route into having your own private car, but it's not always easy to tell...
09:56 2019-05-22

Lotus showcases first pure electric sports car British sports car maker Lotus revealed its pure electric "hypercar" on Tuesday, the first completely new vehicle to be launched under the stewardship of Chinese firm Geely which acquired a majority stake in 2017....
20:42 2019-07-16

Honda Is Designing a Modular Electric Car Platform Honda’s working on a new modular EV platform, Tesla’s dealing with a lawsuit involving alleged trade secret theft, and Toyota has to pay a single dealer almost $16 million in damages. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Tuesday, July 16, 2019....
18:14 2019-07-16

Electric SUV megatest: Mercedes EQC vs luxury rivals Four electric SUVs, roughly 1100 miles of range (in theory) Merc's EV faces a tough, real-world test against rivals, the Audi E-tron, Jaguar I-Pace and Tesla Model X Tuesday, 8.43am, Milton Keynes Coachway: Britain’s latest and most powerful elect...
12:00 2019-09-14

Best-prepared cities for electric cars revealed News 12 Sep, 2019 Southampton is the UK city most prepared for electric cars, followed by Brighton & Hove, and Portsmouth, new research shows...
15:28 2019-09-12

New electric eel species packs most powerful punch According to a new study, the infamous electric eel is not one species, but three; and one of the newly named species has a record breaking discharge....
03:00 2019-09-17

The first all-electric Mini arrives in March 2020 It took years to become more than a concept, but the first all-electric Mini is official. The Mini Electric (also known as the Mini Cooper SE) is now slated to start deliveries in March 2020, and will hew closer to the conventional two-door Mini in d...
18:42 2019-07-09

MG ZS EV: electric SUV lands in UK at London motor show Kia Soul EV rival to go on sale in September, and brand boss promises "value for money" MG's first fully electric model, the ZS EV, has made its UK public debut at the 2019 London motor show.  On display for interested punters to examine until 19 Ma...
21:28 2019-05-21

VW will reportedly share its electric car platform with Ford VW and Ford appear close to formalizing their partnership on EVs and self-driving cars. Reuters sources claim the two have forged an "outline agreement" that will see them ally on more than just commercial vehicles. Most notably, VW would share its...
20:56 2019-07-05

All-Electric 2020 MINI Cooper SE Unveiled BMW has taken the wraps off the MINI Cooper SE, the British brand's first-ever electric car that has been unveiled after much anticipation. This also the BMW's all-new electric car after the i3 and is......
20:14 2019-07-10

Ather 340 Electric Scooter Discontinued Due To Low Demand Bangalore-based Ather Energy has discontinued its entry-level 340 electric scooter. The company took to its social media channels to announce the development and the scooter has also been delisted......
16:42 2019-09-17

Slow transition to electric fells BMW's CEO after just one term Under Harald Krueger BMW squandered its head start in electric cars and lost its spot as the top-selling luxury brand. Krueger will step down as the automaker's CEO two weeks before his contract came up for renewal....
21:28 2019-07-06

Lamborghini's new tech could revolutionize electric supercars Lamborghini's newest supercar, the $2 million Sián hybrid, will be the fastest and most powerful Lamborghini ever made. But it also represents a small step toward what Lamborghini hopes will be the future of electric cars....
06:42 2019-09-12

Volkswagen ID 4: 2020 electric SUV tests alongside ID 3 VW's two core EVs are seen alongside each other, revealing ID 4's close size and linked design Volkswagen's upcoming ID 4 SUV has again been caught testing, a week after it was on display in camouflage at the Frankfurt motor show. The electric cross...
16:42 2019-09-17

800 miles in a week in an electric car: 12 things I learned The Kia e-Niro meets a diesel BMW X6 in an electric charging bay Nice people, stupid people, Tesla lovers, strokes of marketing genius and the highs and lows of the charging network Earlier this year, as part of a long-term test review, I had si...
16:42 2019-09-17

Hyundai Kona Electric: Top Five Features Explained The Hyundai Kona Electric has been launched in the lower spec 39.2 kWh version in India but the drive range is still impressive and it is packed with pretty exciting features....
19:00 2019-07-09

States where you’ll pay the most in electric bills. See how yours ranks 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data on the price of electricity in cents per kilowatt hour by state to determine where you pay the most in electric bills.       ...
13:14 2019-07-09

Electric cars exempt from company car tax next year News 10 Jul, 2019 UK’s million or so company car users will escape Benefit-in-Kind tax if they have an electric car in the 2020/21 financial year...
14:28 2019-07-10

Airline to test electric passenger planes Aviation company Ampaire has begun retrofitting Cessna 337 Skymaster aircraft with electric engines to create the Ampaire Electric EEL -- what could be the first commercially viable hybrid passenger airplane....
18:56 2019-07-31

Ford's electric truck prototype can tow 500 tons Ford is serious about electric trucks – and to prove the point, it's released a video showing an all-electric pickup hauling a load weighing over 100 pounds along a makeshift test track, set up in a railway yard.The truck is a new prototy...
23:00 2019-07-23

The Electric 2020 Audi E-Tron GT Should Look Just Like the Concept Car The 2020 Audi E-Tron GT, the last car Tony Stark ever drove, is set to go into production by the end of next year, and these Chinese patent filings show it thankfully won’t look very different from the very handsome concept car....
22:56 2019-05-28

Fiat bets on electric '500' as it moves on from Renault Fiat Chrysler plans to invest 700 million euros ($788 million) in an electric makeover of its iconic Fiat 500, a top executive said on Thursday, as the automaker seeks to move on from its failed bid to merge with France's Renault ....
15:28 2019-07-11

Opinion: Is the VW ID 3 the real electric car game-changer? The just-revealed Volkswagen hatchback promises to make its mark on EV acceptance We’ve all heard many assertions over the past decade on when the turning point will be for electric vehicles.  A brief history: it was the Nissan Leaf which, while not...
06:14 2019-09-10

New 2020 Volkswagen ID.3: electric car arrives at Frankfurt News 9 Sep, 2019 The VW ID.3 arrives with a choice of three different battery sizes, with top spec models offering a range of between 242 and 342 miles...
21:14 2019-09-09

BMW iNext: high-tech electric SUV seen with less disguise BMW's 2021 Audi e-Tron rival is seen with what looks like production-ready bodywork, and we get a fresh glimpse of the interior BMW’s long-awaited rival to the Audi E-Tron and Mercedes EQC, the electric iNext SUV, has been caught in prototype form g...
20:00 2019-07-24

Hyundai Kona Electric India Review We spend an afternoon with the Hyundai Kona Electric at the Buddh International Circuit and are pleasantly surprised with its 'electrifying' performance....
07:56 2019-07-11

San Francisco makes $2.5 billion bid for PG&E's electric system The city of San Francisco has offered to buy PG&E Corp's power lines and other electrical system infrastructure serving the city for $2.5 billion, according to the utility, which sought Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in January....
21:56 2019-09-09

Westfield and Chesil to launch pioneering electric kit car New E Speedster is an electric version of Chesil's faithful Porsche 356 recreation West Midlands company buys Dorset-based Porsche replica maker with plans to safeguard future of 356 recreation Track car manufacturer Westfield has bought renowned ...
22:14 2019-07-31

Applied Materials to Buy Kokusai Electric From KKR for $2.2 Billion Applied Materials said it is acquiring Kokusai Electric, a producer of semiconductor manufacturing equipment, for $2.2 billion from global investment firm KKR....
14:00 2019-07-01

All electric cars to have pedestrian warning noise The new law will make EVs safer to drive in cities New rules coming into force today dictate that EVs with at least four wheels must make a noise under 12mph New rules coming into force today (1 July) dictate that all new fully electric vehicles m...
13:56 2019-07-01

Maharashtra Gets Its First Electric Bus For Inter-City Commute The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) has recently added the country's first inter-city air-conditioned electric bus to its fleet. Maharashtra is the first Indian state to get this......
22:00 2019-09-08

Your next BMW electric might sound fabulous, thanks to Hans Zimmer What if I told you your next BMW electric car could emulate The Dark Night’s fabulous theme music? Don’t think I’m joking, because famed composer Hans Zimmer has partnered with the auto giant. BMW made the announcement official at the company’s NextG...
14:56 2019-06-28

VW, Ford cooperate on self-driving, electric car technology Volkswagen is investing billions in a company partially owned by Ford that develops technology for self-driving cars. VW chief Herbert Diess didn't rule out deepening the two companies' alliance in the future....
02:14 2019-07-13

I took an electric scooter to work for a week and now I'm done with walking Park your cars, lock up your bikes and burn your shoes, because there’s a new form of transport in cities, and it could be the future of travel – electric scooters.Electric scooters are faster than bicycles, cheaper than cars (by a long...
23:28 2019-06-29

UK has more electric car charging sites than fuel stations News 29 May, 2019 Data shows there are now 8,471 EV charging sites in the UK with a total of 13,613 chargers, compared with 8,400 fuel stations...
19:28 2019-05-29

A Stagnant General Electric Will Replace the C.E.O. Who Transformed It The industrial giant, whose jet engines propel air travelers and whose generators light millions of households, declared that it would be installing its first new leader in 16 years....
15:14 2019-05-21

Cobalt for 500,000 electric cars could be harvested from the oceans Enough cobalt for hundreds of thousands of electric car batteries could be collected by dangling plastic balls from disused oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico...
15:28 2019-05-21

Watch an electric Ford F-150 tow over a million pounds Ford is trying to show its rabid pickup truck fans that EVs aren't just for latte-sipping Tesla pilots. In an impressive demonstration of torque, an electric F-150 prototype towed 10 double-decker rail cars stuffed with 42 current-model F-150s, ...
18:14 2019-07-23

New 2020 Honda e: electric city car to cost from £26k in the UK News 10 Sep, 2019 Prices for the Honda e electric city car to start from £26,160 after the government grant, or £299 per month on a PCP deal...
13:42 2019-09-10

Electric Bus Service Starts In Jammu City For the first time in Jammu and Kashmir, an electric bus service was operationalised on Monday in Jammu city. An official statement said, "K Skandan, advisor to state Governor today flagged off the......
10:28 2019-05-28

New Mercedes Vision EQS previews all-electric S-Class News 10 Sep, 2019 The electric Mercedes Vision EQS is based on an all-new EV platform and has been revealed at Frankfurt with a 435-mile range...
13:42 2019-09-10

Electric Renault 4 Plein Air beach car is all set for summer News 23 Jul, 2019 To celebrate the 10th Renault 4L International Festival, the French brand has built an electric version of the classic Renault 4 Plein Air...
19:28 2019-07-23

Lee Iacocca Was an Early Pioneer of Electric Mobility A full decade before Zero launched its first electric motorcycle in 2008, essentially a 140-pound mountain bike, Lee Iacocca was already selling an electric-assisted bicycle. They’re everywhere today, but in 1998 the Ex-Ford and Chrysler automotive ...
11:42 2019-07-03

Next BMW 5 Series to Get Fully Electric Versions: Report BMW is in full panic mode over getting some new electric vehicles out of the gate, and that reportedly includes the next-generation BMW 5 Series. It’s both unsurprising but also confusing....
17:14 2019-07-23

Germany is opening an electric highway for trucks Trucks are guzzling ever more diesel, polluting towns and cities and fueling climate change. Germany thinks it may have found the answer by using overhead lines to power big rigs....
15:42 2019-05-21

This duo is taking on San Diego’s electric scooter industry SAN DIEGO – Two men in San Diego have impounded thousands of electric scooters they say have been left littered about the city and endangering pedestrians, sparking a battle with companies that have flooded cities with the two-wheelers. John He...
23:56 2019-08-01

San Diego duo takes on electric scooter industry Two men in San Diego have impounded thousands of electric scooters they say have been left littered about the city and endangering pedestrians, sparking a battle with companies that have flooded cities with the two-wheelers....
15:28 2019-08-01

UPDATE 1-Fiat bets on electric '500' as it moves on from Renault Fiat Chrysler plans to invest 700 million euros ($788 million) in an electric makeover of its iconic Fiat 500, a top executive said on Thursday, as the automaker seeks to move on from its failed bid to merge with France's Renault....
16:14 2019-07-11

Electric scooters have arrived in Europe — and a lot of people there hate them too Drunken riders and poorly parked scooters have given rise to what Paris's mayor has called "anarchy," while Copenhagen police have arrested 28 intoxicated electric scooter riders....
18:28 2019-07-09

Mercedes-Benz EQC Review: Testing Daimler's Big Bet On Electric The Mercedes-Benz EQC is the first of what promises to be several EQ models from the German carmaker. It is a good step in the right direction, combining electric expectations with the kind of......
09:56 2019-06-15

Jim Cramer weighs in on whistleblower allegations against General Electric Shares of General Electric fell in the pre-market Thursday after Madoff whistleblower Harry Markopolos released a report alleging that GE has masked the depths of its financial problems, resulting in inaccurate and what he's calling fraudulent f...
09:42 2019-08-17

General Electric analyst weighs in on the fraud allegations Shares of GE suffered its biggest decline since 2009 on Thursday after it was accused of accounting fraud. Bernie Madoff whistleblower Harry Markopolos told CNBC has a $38 billion problem. GE CEO Lawrence Culp issued a response to the claims saying, ...
09:42 2019-08-17

Lotus Evija: electric hypercar to be revealed later today What we think the Evija electric hypercar will look like Lotus' landmark flagship and first all-new model since 2008 will be shown in London ahead of sales beginning soon after Lotus will reveal its groundbreaking all-electric Evija hypercar later...
14:14 2019-07-16

Ford to build electric cars on VW’s MEB platform in 2023 News 12 Jul, 2019 Ford will “design and build at least one high-volume fully electric vehicle in Europe” using VW’s MEB platform in 2023...
20:56 2019-07-12

Ford partners with VW on electric vehicles, self-driving cars Ford and Volkswagen AG will expand their alliance to include electric vehicles and collaborate with Argo AI to develop self-driving vehicles, the companies announced Friday....
16:56 2019-07-12

Ford, VW join forces on electric, autonomous cars Ford and Volkswagen joined forces to develop autonomous and electric cars on Friday and said they are looking at other areas of cooperation, deepening a global alliance to slash development and manufacturing costs....
15:42 2019-07-12

Drako's GTE electric supercar will be a four-motor, 1,200HP monster The new Tesla Roadster won't be the only wildly overpowered electric supercar arriving in the near future. Drako Motors (a startup created by Barracuda Networks co-founder Dean Drako) has unveiled the GTE, an electric sedan that's built to...
11:42 2019-08-18

Electric toothbrush maker Quip gets into pay-as-you-go dental care Quip, the electric toothbrush company that seemingly sponsors every podcast, is expanding into dental care. The company has launched Quipcare, a free app that lets patients book pay-as-you-go dental services like teeth cleanings, check-ups, fillings....
14:28 2019-07-09

New Mini Electric revealed as affordable Brit-built EV Mini's first mass-production electric car will start from under £25k and will arrive in UK dealers in early 2020 Mini’s long-awaited first attempt at a mass production electric car has been revealed, mating the brand’s classic three-door hatchback w...
14:56 2019-07-09

Government Has Not Set A Deadline To Launch Electric Vehicles: Report The country's auto industry has been caught in the middle of slowing economic growth that has led to a slump in demand for vehicles, forced plant shutdowns and large layoffs....
16:56 2019-08-21

General Electric shares slide after another damning report General Electric shares tumbled after a major credit rating agency echoed concerns about the business raised last week by Bernie Madoff whistleblower Harry Markopolos. Fitch Ratings issued an insurance industry update that examined 16 long-term-care ...
09:00 2019-08-21

India has not set deadline to launch electric vehicles: official The Indian government has not set a deadline to launch electric vehicles or to ban manufacturing of petrol and diesel cars, a government official said on Wednesday....
11:28 2019-08-21

Opinion: Why the Mercedes-Benz EQV is an electric game-changer Mercedes-Benz Vans boss Marcus Breitschwerd is confident about the future of the commercial vehicle segment Stuttgart’s new zero-emission people carrier could take more conventionally fuelled cars off the road than any EV yet We’re just weeks away...
21:56 2019-08-20

Premium Electric Car of the Year 2019: Tesla Model 3 Awards 9 Jul, 2019 The Tesla Model 3 is the 2019 Auto Express Premium Electric Car of the Year, with the Audi e-tron and Jaguar I-Pace commended...
00:42 2019-07-10

All-Electric Porsche Taycan Achieves 24 Hour Endurance Run Porsche's first electric sports car - the Taycan - had a successful endurance test over 24 hours that saw it drive 3,425 kilometres non stop. The test was carried out at Italy's Nardo high-speed......
20:14 2019-08-19

Electric car chargepoints to accept contactless payment next year News 15 Jul, 2019 Government “prepared to intervene” to force contactless payments on public chargers; Chargemaster announces contactless payment...
18:00 2019-07-15

New electric Fiat 500 to lead five-model renewal plan "The 500 family will carry premium pricing to absorb the extra cost of the all-electric drivetrain" New EV-only 500 to head upmarket next year, with new Panda, SUVs and estate to follow Fiat is planning a major two-pronged renewal of its European...
15:56 2019-08-19

VW and Ford close to deal on self-driving and electric cars: VW Volkswagen and Ford are close to reaching a deal on a partnership for developing self-driving and electric cars, the German carmaker's chief executive said on Thursday....
22:28 2019-06-13

PSA to assemble batteries for hybrid, electric cars in Slovakia French carmaker PSA, owner of the Peugeot, Citroen and DS brands, will start assembling batteries for its hybrid and electric cars at its plant in Trnava, Slovakia, and later at its plant in Vigo, Spain....
15:56 2019-06-14

First drive: 2019 Mini Electric driven on track Mini Electric driven in New York The Mini brand is making the leap into electric power – but a brief drive shows the firm's first production EV is reassuringly familiar The Mini Electric is the launching point of a bold new era for the venerable B...
17:42 2019-07-15

Electric chargers should offer card payment by 2020 Government says new rapid charge points should allow contactless credit or debit card payment All new public charging points should offer contactless payment via credit or debit card by spring next year, the government has said, as it seeks to addre...
17:42 2019-07-15

The Wonderful Mini Rocketman Concept Will Actually Become Real, and Electric Join me, friends, on a brain-journey back to 2011, when, for one brief, magical moment, Mini seemed to remember that, oh yeah, we’re supposed to be making cool small cars. Minis have been growing and growing every year, making their name more and mor...
00:28 2019-07-11

Why This Electric Car Racing League Matters Even If You Don’t Care About Cars Racing fans, the stereotype goes, tend to be “petrolheads” — people who love the ferocious growl of an internal-combustion engine, the unmistakeable smell of burning fuel and oil, and the adrenaline jolt from a nearly-1,000-horsepow...
01:56 2019-07-11

FCA to invest 700 million euros for new electric 500 model production Fiat Chrysler will invest an overall amount of 700 million euros ($788 million) to build a production line for the new electric version of the 500 model (BEV), a top group executive said....
13:56 2019-07-11

This Hyundai Aims To Be The World's Most Capable Electric Rally Car While the World Rally Championship is switching to hybrid engines for the 2022 season, rally driver Hayden Paddon and a team of researchers are about to do WRC one better. They’re coming out with a Hyundai Kona EV rally car in 2020, a vehicle that wi...
20:28 2019-08-20

BMW launches UK-produced Mini Electric despite Brexit concerns BMW has driven ahead with plans to produce its first all-electric version of the MIni at its plant outside Oxford, despite threatening to pull out in the event of a no-deal Brexit....
19:14 2019-07-09

Mercedes-Benz EQV is 252-mile range premium electric MPV All-electric people carrier offers rapid charging, spacious interior and choice of seating configurations Mercedes-Benz has launched its new EQV electric people carrier, its second production electric vehicle, as a pioneering zero-emission premium M...
15:28 2019-08-20

Zero’s SR/F electric motorcycle makes a great commuter bike Zero has been on a roll for the past few years. Great electric motorcycles keep coming off their assembly line and the number I see on the streets of Northern California keeps growing. Before, if you rode an electrified motorcycle you got stare......
22:14 2019-07-09

CORRECTED-FCA to invest 700 mln euros for new electric 500 model production Fiat Chrysler will invest an overall amount of 700 million euros ($788 million) to build a production line for the new electric version of the 500 model (BEV), a top group executive said....
13:42 2019-07-11

Ford will reportedly make two more electric SUVs by 2023 Ford might not lean solely on its Mustang-inspired electric SUV to draw EV fans in the next few years. Automotive News sources claim the automaker is building two "mid-size" electric crossovers at its Flat Rock plant in Michigan, with both to be rel...
22:42 2019-08-20

Harley-Davidson LiveWire Electric Motorcycle Unveiled Harley-Davidson intends to work on a complete range of electric motorcycles and the LiveWire will kick things off for the company in the electric mobility space....
21:00 2019-07-13

Emissions rules and electric shift to spur car engines M&A A growing understanding in the car industry of the value of combustion engine technology able to meet new anti-pollution requirements is likely to fuel a wave of consolidation in the next two years, industry executives and bankers say....
20:28 2019-07-09

Lotus Evija electric hypercar set for reveal tonight News 16 Jul, 2019 The Lotus Evija nameplate will be worn by the brand's new electric hypercar when it's revealed at 7pm this evening...
15:42 2019-07-16

Sebastien Ogier Tired Of Kicking Everyone's Ass In WRC, Goes To Electric SUV Racing Six-time WRC world champion Sebastien Ogier has never been quiet about the fact that he intended to end his rally career the same way he started it: behind the wheel of a Citroën. What he didn’t mention at the time was something he couldn’t have poss...
16:28 2019-08-01

Watch Ford’s electric F-150 tow a million+ pounds like nobody’s business Ford promised us an electric version of its F-150 truck was on the way back in 2017, but it’s been mostly silent on the matter since. Though the vehicles is still years from launch, today the company came out in a big way, showing a prototype electri...
01:56 2019-07-24

Renault unveils retro 4L-based electric convertible One-off e-Plein Air is a beach-friendly classic car that uses the Twizy's powertrain Renault has revealed a retro-styled electric convertible based on its first front-wheel-drive family car, the 4L.  The one-off e-Plein Air (French for ‘fresh air’) ...
01:28 2019-07-24

Volkswagen’s Type 20 electric concept merges old-school and new At an event at its newly christened Innovation and Engineering Center California in Belmont, Volkswagen unveiled its Type 20 concept car that's essentially a 1962 Microbus with a lot of tech crammed inside and its engine swapped for a battery pa...
00:14 2019-07-03

Usain Bolt launches his electric scooters in the UK – but you can't ride them Bolt Mobility, an electric scooter sharing company co-founded by sprinter and footballer Usain Bolt, has made its UK debut. There's only one problem: its scoooters aren't legal to ride in the country.The launch took place at Bolt's Tra...
14:56 2019-06-20

Ford targets Tesla with its new electric truck claim Ford is going on the offensive to defend its highly profitable pickup franchise from emerging all-electric truck competitors such as Tesla. The company on Tuesday released an EV pickup prototype capable of towing more than 1 million pounds....
22:14 2019-07-23

VW's electric ID.R racer smashed a Nürburgring efficiency record VW's ID.R wasn't just running laps around the Nürburgring in June to set electric performance records. The automaker has confirmed that the EV also set an efficiency record while blasting through the Nordschliefe, using 24.7kWh to com...
16:42 2019-08-04

40 Tata Ultra Electric Buses Delivered To The JKSRTC The Ultra electric buses are powered by an Integrated Electric Motor Generator and is built on the existing platforms of Starbus and Ultra. With a max power of 329 bhp and continuous power of 194 bhp,......
09:42 2019-07-23

In extreme heat, electric fans inadvisable unless it's humid In extreme heat, electric fans may offer some relief when it's very humid, but when temps are dangerously high and humidity is low, fans can actually make a person feel hotter, increasing strain on the heart and raising core temperature, a new report...
02:42 2019-08-06

Ford's best-selling pickup truck F-150 is going electric Ford's most popular pickup truck is going electric. The American automaker announced future plans for the F-150 to become an all-electric vehicle.       ...
08:14 2019-07-23

Next-Gen Cadillac Escalade to Get V Performance Model and Go Electric: Report The new Lincoln Navigator is eating the aging Cadillac Escalade’s lunch, but a new report suggests the next generation of GM’s luxury bruiser could get much more appetizing with a V performance model and an all-electric trim....
21:14 2019-07-22

BMW iNext: electric SUV's innovative steering wheel revealed Unconventional wheel design will aid shift between driver-operated and autonomous modes Audi E-tron rival's autonomous potential demonstrated with radical polygon-style steering wheel BMW’s gradual unveiling of its innovative iNext, due in 2021, c...
16:56 2019-07-22

Berlin To Tighten Rules For Electric Scooter Users Berlin plans to stop electric scooters from being left haphazardly on sidewalks and other anti-social behavior that's drawn the ire of residents in the German capital since the vehicles were made......
08:28 2019-08-08

Renault backs new electric car in Andros Trophy for 2019/20 Renault will provide manufacturer backing to the DA Racing team in the top class of the Andros Trophy, as the series switches to electric power in 2019/20...
01:28 2019-07-21

All-electric Aston Martin Rapide E makes UK debut 600bhp-plus EV appears for the first time on home turf Aston's first production EV unleashed on home turf as brand celebrates anniversary of historic Le Mans win Aston Martin's production-ready Rapide E electric luxury saloon has completed the hil...
14:56 2019-07-04

Uber, Sun Mobility tie up to offer electric three-wheelers in India Ride hailing company Uber Technologies Inc and Bengaluru-based start-up Sun Mobility said on Wednesday they will partner to offer commuters in India electric auto-rickshaws in the coming months, amid a push by policymakers to encourage the use of cle...
14:56 2019-07-24

Renault mines nostalgia for its latest electric concept car Much as Ford and Honda are doing with Mustang and Civic inspired EVs, Renault is going nostalgic by building an electric version of the beloved, best-selling 4L (Quatrelle), aka the Renault 4. The e-Plein Air (meaning "open air") is based on the 1968...
22:00 2019-07-24

No fully electric M cars until at least 2025, says BMW development boss Weight of batteries is too great to create a true performance car at present, claims Klaus Frohlich BMW M cars will not go fully electric until they can offer comparable track or fast road driving experiences to today’s cars, according to the firm’s...
20:28 2019-06-27

VW piles into crowded car-sharing market with all-electric fleet The WeShare offering, which has started in Berlin, could help Volkswagen bolster its push into electric vehicles by making them more visible to consumers....
20:28 2019-06-27

'The Current War' trailer explores electric race for power If you think you've heard or read about Benedict Cumberbatch playing Thomas Edison in a film called "The Current War" before, it's because you probably have. It's a movie some people first saw nearly two years ago....
21:00 2019-06-27

Lightyear unveils long-range solar-electric car News 25 Jun, 2019 Lightyear, a Dutch mobility company, will put the world’s long-range first solar powered electric car into production from 2021...
22:56 2019-06-27

L.A. to Vegas and Back by Electric Car: 8 Hours Driving; 5 More Plugged In You’ll need to charge your vehicle more often than filling a gas tank, it takes longer, and the chargers can be scarce. Here’s how one road trip went....
09:42 2019-06-22

Volkswagen ID Crozz: 2020 electric SUV spotted testing Kia e-Niro-rivalling electric SUV finally hits the road in prototype form, with styling close to concept We've waited to see one since 2017, but at long last the Volkswagen 'ID Crozz' electric SUV has been seen on the road in disguised prototype for...
22:14 2019-07-31

An Electric Pickup Truck Really Could Pull a Freight Train—Here's How Ford showed off an all-electric F-150 pickup truck towing a freight train full of more F-150s. The stunt relies heavily on one force to work: friction....
18:56 2019-07-31

General Electric posts loss due to Boeing, CFO to leave General Electric raised its 2019 forecast on Wednesday, helped by improvement in its industrial businesses, even as its latest earnings dipped into the red after two profitable quarters, sending shares up 3 percent in premarket trading. GE swung back...
17:42 2019-07-31

New electric cars in Europe have to make artificial noises Don't be surprised if you hear more of a racket from electric cars in Europe. As of July 1st, new four-wheeled EV models in the European Union require a noise-emitting device (Acoustic Vehicle Alert System, or AVAS) that kicks in whenever the ve...
02:56 2019-07-01

Bet on Noah Syndergaard to give Padres an electric audition A fisherman took 40 minutes to reel in a 6-foot shark on the beaches near Martha’s Vineyard on Sunday. But after repeated chants of “Send her back, send her back,” he did. The “Squad” is ordering a full investigation. Could Wednesday be Noah Synderga...
23:14 2019-07-24

UPDATE 2-Applied Materials to buy Japan's Kokusai Electric for $2.2 bln Applied Materials Inc, the world's biggest supplier of chipmaking equipment, said on Monday it would buy Japanese peer Kokusai Electric for $2.2 billion in cash from global investment firm KKR & Co Inc....
12:42 2019-07-01

New 2021 Mercedes EQB SUV to boost brand's electric line-up News 21 Jun, 2019 The all-new Mercedes EQB electric crossover will share its platform and boxy looks with the GLB when it officially launches in 2021...
22:14 2019-06-21

VW to deepen alliances with battery suppliers for electric push Volkswagen will create joint ventures and help finance battery production to persuade skeptical cell suppliers to back its aggressive push for mass producing electric vehicles, board member Stefan Sommer told Reuters....
09:14 2019-07-08

Electric scooters aren't as eco-friendly as they seem, study finds Materials used in manufacturing and companies’ efforts to collect and charge scooters create significant greenhouse gas emissionsAt first glance, the assertion that dockless electric scooters are more environmentally friendly than other modes of tran...
10:56 2019-08-03

‘Vauxhall and Peugeot need to cut their electric car prices to compete with MINI’ Opinion 20 Jul, 2019 Mike Rutherford thinks affordability is fast becoming one of the most important words in the modern car-buying vocabulary...
14:56 2019-07-20

Thousands without power after explosion, fire at Madison Gas and Electric Two fires are burning at downtown Madison properties of the Madison Gas and Electric company.        ...
20:00 2019-07-19

MG eZS Electric SUV Prices Announced For The UK; India Launch In 2019 MG Motor UK has announced the pricing and availability on the ZS Electric SUV that goes on sale in September this year. The MG ZS EV, as it will be called in the UK, is priced from 21,495 Pounds,......
19:42 2019-07-17

Norway's first electric plane crash-lands on lake Norway's first battery-powered aircraft crash-landed on a lake on Wednesday, in a setback for the country's aviation strategy, although police said the pilot and passenger both escaped unhurt....
23:42 2019-08-14

Chevrolet Is Betting Its EV Future On This Electric Compact Crossover As part of a declaration of intent to the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, Chevrolet released these images of the Menlo model ahead of its official unveiling early next month. Menlo is the Chinese-market name for the Bolt-base...
06:42 2019-08-15

Electric scooters rollout off to a bumpy start in Germany Germany is seeing a transportation revolution, as electric scooters win over new riders with their speed and ease. But a spike in accidents involving the new vehicles has sparked concern among police and medical experts....
08:14 2019-07-08

VW will deepen alliances with battery suppliers for electric push Volkswagen has not been able to build as many electric cars as it wanted to because of a battery supply crunch so it will help to finance production by suppliers to back its aggressive push for mass producing EVs....
13:28 2019-07-08

New Revolt Electric Motorcycle To Get Artificial Exhaust Sound Revolt Intellicorp has released a teaser video which shows the company's first electric motorcycle to have a choice of several synthesised exhaust notes....
19:42 2019-06-17

Madoff whistleblower: Red flags at General Electric is ‘more serious’ than Enron The financial analyst famous for blowing the whistle on Ponzi King Bernard Madoff has now set his sights on General Electric. Harry Markopolos, who repeatedly rang alarm bells about Madoff only to be ignored by regulators, sent shares of GE down a wh...
12:42 2019-08-16

Hyundai Kona Electric SUV: Price Expectation In India The long-anticipated Hyundai Kona Electric SUV is all to go on sale in India this week on July 9, 2019. Apart from being Hyundai's first electric vehicle, the Kona Electric is also the first electric......
17:14 2019-07-08

Lotus’ all-electric hypercar fully charges in nine minutes Lotus decided to make its latest hypercar not only all-electric but also incredibly powerful. The Evija is the company's first car with an electrified powertrain, which translates into a disgusting amount of power (2,000 PS or roughly 1973 in ho...
05:00 2019-07-17

All-electric Volkswagen Kombi concept reimagines classic van News 8 Jul, 2019 The Volkswagen Kombi concept is an all-electric Type 2 van built to celebrate 20 years of Volkswagen’s Electronics Research Laboratory...
18:28 2019-07-08

Mini goes electric with Cooper SE, offering range of 114 miles The Cooper SE offers Mini’s traditional “go kart” handling. It’s powered by a 135-kilowatt motor that delivers 181 horsepower and is capable of going 0 to 62 mph in 7.3 seconds. The range is 114 miles. ...
14:00 2019-07-09

I rode an electric scooter to E3 2019 every day and it was my favorite 'game' In life, there is no reset button. I had to keep reminding myself of that while riding an electric scooter through downtown Los Angeles on the way to E3 2019 all week.It felt exactly like a video game: I was in a sprawling open-world city, weaving my...
03:56 2019-06-17

VW's Electric Dune Buggy Finally Made It To The Beach Volkswagen has been coyly teasing its electric dune buggy concept as “feasible for production” but I wouldn’t get your hopes up. That said, there is a working model playing around in the California sand right now, and a few notes from folks who got t...
00:42 2019-08-17

The Electric Harley-Davidson LiveWire Is a Shockingly Fun Bid for the Future Swing a leg over the Harley-Davidson LiveWire and you’ll instantly feel the crashing waves of a sea change. A magnet inside the motor rocks back and forth to indicate the bike is alive, it feels like a faint heartbeat. It’s a little on-the-nose, but...
18:14 2019-07-16

Skip’s new electric scooter is equipped with waterproof batteries Electric scooters are prone to a lot of wear and tear -- which gives most of them a pretty short shelf life. Skip unveiled a new model of electric scooter, the S3, that should be tougher and more sustainable than its predecessor. The S3 includes swap...
21:00 2019-08-14

Lotus ups the ante on the electric hypercar with the Evija: 2,000 hp, 200 mph at $2 million The Lotus Lotus Eviya has four motor-generators, one per wheel, each producing a peak 493 horsepower, 1,971 overall. Torque is rated at a combined 1,245 pound-feet. That will get you from 0 to 100 kmh, or 62 mph, in less than three seconds....
18:56 2019-07-18

New BMW i4: fresh shots reveal electric saloon's design 4 Series-based EV will go up against the Tesla Model 3 when it arrives in 2020 New images show BMW's new i4 electric saloon carrying out hot weather testing as the company gears up to unveil the Tesla Model 3 rival next year.  As in previous prototy...
22:56 2019-08-08

Jaguar Land Rover To Build Electric Cars In The UK Car manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover said Friday that it will make electric cars at its central England plant, securing thousands of jobs in a major boost to post-Brexit Britain....
11:56 2019-07-05

Budget 2019: Electric Two-Wheeler Manufacturers Welcome Announcements The electric vehicle segment in the Indian auto sector has welcomed the announcements to give tax incentives on loans for EVs, as well as GST reduction on electric vehicles....
15:00 2019-07-05

Audi Wants To Sell You An Electric Scooter You Can Charge In Your Trunk From the R8-based E-Tron 10 years ago to the production E-Tron electric crossover introduced back in September, Audi has already shown us more than a few forms its brand of electrification project can take. It even thinks it can grow its marketshare ...
19:00 2019-08-10

Eviation targets commuters with electric plane Alice An electric plane capable of flying up to 650 miles with nine passengers made its debut at the Paris Airshow on Tuesday, with its manufacturer targeting regional commuter routes such as the French capital to the southern city of Toulouse....
18:28 2019-06-18

China is Cracking Down on Electric Car Safety After Tesla and NIO Fires Fires have China cracking down on EVs, Ford is in the middle of an important connected-car discussion with the government, Volvo and NVIDIA are working on self driving trucks, FCA apparently can’t keep its suppliers happy, and more in The Morning Shi...
18:14 2019-06-18

Electric Jaguar XJ confirmed, to be built at Castle Bromwich Autocar's image of how the upcoming XJ might look Long-rumoured electric XJ confirmed for 2020, as JLR plots expanded electrified vehicle production in the UK Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed its next-generation Jaguar XJ flagship saloon, launching...
15:56 2019-07-05

Revolt RV 400 AI-Based Electric Motorcycle Launched in India Revolt Motors has unveiled its first electric bike, the RV 400, in India. The Revolt RV 400 claims to be India's first AI-enabled bike and comes with a number of smart features....
17:28 2019-06-18

Formula E founder ready to take electric racing to extremes Formula E founder Alejandro Agag is ready to take electric racing to extremes with the launch on Friday of a rugged SUV prototype that will compete in some of the most remote and ravaged parts of the planet....
17:14 2019-07-05

Extreme E prototype electric off-road SUV revealed at Goodwood The base-prototype Extreme E electric off-road SUV has been launched at the Goodwood Festival of Speed by series founder Alejandro Agag and chairman Gil de Ferran...
17:14 2019-07-05

VW ID R: electric racer beats Goodwood hillclimb record Upgraded racer arrives fresh from its demolition of the electric Nordschleife record and beats Heidfeld's long-standing 41.6 time by 0.5 seconds Volkswagen has broken the outright hillclimb record at Goodwood Festival of Speed with the 671bhp ID R e...
19:56 2019-07-05

Manhattan man clinging to life after fall from electric scooter A Manhattan man was clinging to life Friday after falling off his electric scooter in Midtown, police said. The 60-year-old man was driving the motorized scooter at about 8:45 p.m. near Park Avenue and East 58th Street when he fell of the bike and sl...
06:42 2019-07-06

Jaguar confirms that the I-Pace team is building an electric XJ While announcing plans to build a "range" of electrified vehicles at its Castle Bromwich, UK plant, Jaguar confirmed that the first new EV to roll off the line there will be an all-electric version of its flaship sedan, the XJ. Development of the new...
12:56 2019-07-06

New York State Set to Legalize Electric Scooters and Bikes New York City just got one step closer to being plagued with the piles of electric bikes and scooters that clutter the sidewalks of lesser cities. This is going to be a shitshow. Read more......
02:42 2019-06-18