NEWS

Ford Mustang Mach-E goes in for law enforcement testing

The Ford Mustang Mach-E has been submitted to the Michigan State Police for testing and evaluation. This is part of Ford’s $30 billion in electrification through 2025 and is exploring the possibility of building all-electric, purpose-built law enforcement EVs. To demonstrate its capabilities, Ford submitted an all-electric pilot vehicle based on the 2021 Mustang Mach-E […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/17/2021
2022 Lucid Air is officially the longest-range EV

The results are in and the 2022 Lucid Air has officially taken the longest-range crown from Tesla Model S Long Range by a significant margin. Of the six variants reported, the Air Dream Edition R with 19-inch alloy wheels can travel the farthest at 520 miles per charge according to the EPA, 115 miles more […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/17/2021
Spied: 2023 Hyundai Ioniq 6 looking like a toned-down Prophecy Concept

The second member of Hyundai’s Ioniq sub brand has finally been caught testing. Essentially the production version of the Prophecy Concept, the 2023 Hyundai Ioniq 6 is a sedan aimed directly at the Tesla Model 3. Spy photographers caught the swoopy four-door testing in Germany and even though it’s still covered in camouflage, we can […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/16/2021
Electrify America adds DC chargers near Yosemite National Park

Electrify America has opened DC chargers in Buck Meadows, California, meaning if you’re driving a battery-electric vehicle to Yosemite National Park, you now have a place to charge. These chargers were opened in cooperation with the Yosemite Westgate and Buck Meadows Lodge, which gives EV drivers a place to charge before entering the park. “We […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/9/2021
Cadillac to compete in Le Mans in 2023 with a hybrid race car

Cadillac has announced that it will return to racing and enter the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2023. The brand aims to use a fourth-generation V-series prototype with a hybrid powertrain. Initially, it will compete in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) LMDh for the 2023 season. “For nearly […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/9/2021
2022 Kia Sorento Hybrid gains AWD and more tech features

Well, that didn’t take long. Only a year after it arrived on the market as an FWD-only model, the 2022 Kia Sorento Hybrid is now available with AWD. This expands the crossover’s appeal, making it a viable option to consumers living in areas with four seasons. Power comes from a 1.6-liter turbo-four coupled to a […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/9/2021
Tickets are on sale now for the world’s greatest EV show: Autopia 2099

Earlier this year we told you about an upcoming show that would be geared toward EV enthusiasts and the EV-curious. We told you it’d be called Autopia 2099 and it’d have a retro-futuristic vibe. We also told you it’s being brought to you by some of the biggest names in the automotive industry, including one […]

by Chad Kirchner
9/9/2021
Bigger battery and more power: Volvo T8 Recharge PHEVs get updated

Volvo has announced a significant update to its T8 plug-in hybrid lineup, which adds more power and improve their all-electric range. This includes a new 18.8-kWh lithium-ion battery replacing the 11.6-kWh unit and a 145-hp electric motor in place of the 87-hp unit in the current cars. As a result, Volvo’s T8 lineup will have […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/9/2021
Karma Automotive to offer modular electric powertrains for commercial trucks

Karma Automotive has announced at Advanced Clean Tech (ACT) Expo in Long Beach, California that it will launch modular all-electric powertrains for commercial vehicles. Called Powered by Karma, the new engineering and contract manufacturing arm will focus on electrified solutions and services for its customers. This is the next evolution of Karma Automotive’s business-to-business (B2B) […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/9/2021
Volkswagen ID.3 GTX confirmed for production: Report

Volkswagen is poised to continue its hot hatch heritage as it electrifies its lineup. Brand boss Ralf Brandstätter revealed to Auto Express at the 2021 Munich auto show that the ID.X Concept has gotten the green light for production. That car was essentially a thinly veiled Volkswagen ID.3 GTX and was ready for production. “The […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/8/2021