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What Can 70 Year Old Pininfarina Bring To The Electric Vehicle?

February 10th, 2019 | by Nicolas Zart

When most people think of Pininfarina, images of Ferrari and Alfa Romeo might spring to mind, but the Mahindra company wants to bring its long and impressive automotive expertise to electric vehicles (EVs). The question is, what can it bring to the table? The answer lies with its pedigree, passion, and expertise


Is The Electric Porsche Taycan The First Real Proof Porsche Is Finally Serious About Electric Cars?

October 23rd, 2018 | by Nicolas Zart

It can get difficult sifting through the future of electric vehicles (EV) just from reading carmakers' press releases. Some use 80% of their press releases to talk about the future in flowery terms, leaving little to write about current vehicles and real-world specs. Some are more proactive. But finally, after a decade of electric Porsche teases, Porsche is putting its money where its mouth is with the official announcement of its first EV, the electric Taycan (formerly called the Mission E, which some on the CleanTechnica team prefer)


Tesla On Track To Pass Porsche In Annual Vehicle Sales In 2018

July 11th, 2018 | by Kyle Field

Tesla's vehicle prices are aimed straight at the heart of luxury vehicles built and sold by the big German auto manufacturers. Porsche, Mercedes, BMW, and Audi have all been taken on very directly with Tesla's vehicles. Surprisingly, they have yet to really respond with any vehicles that can fight back against the onslaught


Tesla Model Y Expectations & Electric SUV/CUV Overview For The Year 2020

April 15th, 2018 | by James Ayre

As was reported a few days ago, it appears that the Tesla Model Y could begin limited production sometime in late 2019, with mass production following in 2020. Assuming that those dates are accurate, the Tesla Model Y compact SUV or CUV will be hitting the market right around the same time as numerous other all-electric SUV/CUV models


Porsche & Mercedes Pushing Forward On Electric Vehicles

February 7th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

Porsche says it is doubling its investment in electric vehicles and charging infrastructure. Mercedes has announced it will have an all electric version of its popular Sprinter van available in Europe by 2019. The electric vehicle revolution rolls on.


9 Electric Supercars Racing To Be The Best

October 2nd, 2017 | by The Beam

Electric supercar concept vehicles show that the electric engine is going mainstream. They herald a new era of electric vehicles and present some exciting prospects of what that future might be. Here's a rundown of some new electric supercars that have some astonishing specs.


Electric Vaporware Bonanza In Frankfurt, & Still No Tesla Competitors

October 1st, 2017 | by Siddharth Dalal

At the International Motor Show in Frankfurt, we saw Mercedes, Volkswagen, and BMW all show some electric concepts. And most of them are really far-future concepts, the kind you find at auto shows but that never see the light of day. Here are some highlights


Porsche Mission E Electric Car Priced Like Entry-Level Panamera

September 19th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley

Speaking at the Frankfurt motor show (IAA), Porsche boss Oliver Blume recently told the press the company's upcoming Mission E dual-motor, four-door, four-passenger electric car will go on sale in 2019 and will be priced like an "entry-level Panamera" — the Porsche sedan that starts at $85,000. It is no coincidence that the Tesla Model S 100D also has dual motors and begins at $87,


Porsche CEO: Hoping To Sell 20,000 Mission E Cars A Year

November 29th, 2016 | by James Ayre

The CEO of Porsche, Oliver Blume, stated in a recent interview with the German paper Automobilwoche that the luxury auto manufacturer was aiming for around 20,000 Mission E electric car sales a year following launch



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