August 8th, 2020 | by Jacek Fior
Every year we see some adventurers embarking on e-races and trips all around the world. I have myself reported on a few by Tomek Gać in Europe, from Poland to Macedonia and Sicily, and by Arkady Fiedler across Africa
July 28th, 2020 | by Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai
Porsche is rewarding its loyal South African fans by bringing the all-electric Taycan. It will be available in three variants, namely the Taycan 4s, the Taycan Turbo, and the Taycan Turbo
July 22nd, 2020 | by Jose Pontes
While the German overall market is still recovering from the pandemic, dropping just 32% year over year (YoY) in June, the local plugin vehicle market is in much better shape, having registered almost 19,000 units, up 124% Yo
July 16th, 2020 | by Maarten Vinkhuyzen
On Wednesday, July 15, 2020, in Yokohama, Japan, the first big EV news from Nissan in about 10 years was shared with the world. Am I over the top with this statement? Probably, but I have forgotten how many years we have waited for this companion to the Nissan Leaf
July 8th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes
Tesla Model 3 Keeps #1 Position, while Plugin Vehicle Market Share Hits 16% in June
July 8th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
Both Volkswagen and Porsche are moving forward with plans to convert factories to make electric cars.
July 6th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
Volkswagen, as the title notes, is using "Computer Vision" to increase manufacturing efficiency at its factories. What is Computer Vision? Here's how Volkswagen summarizes it
June 18th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes
With the German auto market slowly recovering from the pandemic-related lockdown, dropping just 50% year over year (YoY) in May, the local plugin market stepped up the growth pace last month, having registered 12,333 units, up 56% Yo
June 10th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes
With the Netherlands overall market dropping 53% year over year (YoY), the local plugin vehicle market also once again slipped into red, dropping 28% YoY in May to 2,023 plugin registrations
June 6th, 2020 | by Alex Voigt
It is true that an electric motor alone does not allow a huge differentiation like we experience it with the combustion engine but the real BEV drive train is the combination of the battery with the electric motor, braking system, Software, Inverter and not the electric motor alone
May 21st, 2020 | by Jose Pontes
Despite the Covid-related lockdown that sent the overall German auto market down 61% year over year (YoY) in April, the German plugin market grew 33% last month, having registered 10,253 units
May 15th, 2020 | by Iqtidar Ali
Porsche Taycan has emerged as the Tesla Model S arch rival when it comes to performance on the race track, be it in a straight line or circuits like the Nürburgring and the Laguna Seca
May 13th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes
With the Netherlands escaping a full lockdown, the economic slowdown hasn't been as devastating as in other markets, with the overall market dropping just 53%
April 29th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
ABB is a title sponsor of Formula E electric car racing, which gives it a front row seat for improvements in battery and EV charging technology.
April 24th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
A contributor for AutoBlog has driven the Porsche Taycan 4S on a test loop and says it has over 200 miles of range -- nearly 50% more than the EPA estimate.
April 22nd, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
Porsche worldwide sales were only down 5% in the first quarter of 2020, thanks to strong sales in Europe. Numbers in other world markets were far less satisfactory, however
April 21st, 2020 | by Jose Pontes
Despite the Covid-related lockdown in the second half of the month, the German plug-in vehicle market score signaled another record performance in March, its third in a row — 19,145 plug-in vehicles (EVs) were registered. With the overall market dropping 38% year over year (YoY), last month's plug-in share reached a record 8.9% (4.8% fully electric/BEV), pulling the yearly tally to an amazing 7.3% (3.7% BEV)
April 16th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
Porsche R&D boss MIchael Steiner talked recently about Tesla, battery technology, and fuel cells.
April 7th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes
While the Netherlands does not have yet a full lockdown, the coronavirus pandemic has forced a wide range of businesses to shut down, slowing business significantly, so expect slow sales months at least in April and May ... in the overall market, that is
April 5th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
Audi plans to use 4 platforms for its lineup of electric cars. It has the e-tron in production and the Q4 e-tron is due later this year.