NEWS

Charge at a bank thanks to Electrify America and Bank of America partnership

Charging your battery-electric vehicle usually means going to areas where you can shop, eat, or simply relax. Well, now you can manage your finances while juicing your car up because Electrify America and Bank of America announced plans to double the number of charging stations located in the former’s branches by the end of 2023. […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/27/2022
Ford joins First Movers Coalition to push for zero-emissions technologies

Ford announced it has joined the First Movers Coalition, a global movement to use purchasing power and the supply chain to support early market innovations for clean energy technologies. The Blue Oval currently has the largest production footprint in the United States where it employs more hourly workers than any other auto manufacturer. Ford has […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/26/2022
Nissan Ariya will drive from the North to the South Pole in an epic expedition

Nissan has announced a partnership with British adventurer Chris Ramsey for an adventure from the magnetic North Pole to the South Pole. Ramsey will be behind the wheel of the Japanese automaker’s latest battery-electric vehicle, the Nissan Ariya. The trip will cover 27,000 kilometers or 16,777 miles crossing several regions and continents. This will also […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/25/2022
Volvo and Polestar won’t have dedicated BEV platforms until 2023

Volvo Car Group, which consists of Volvo and Polestar, is among the most vocal proponents of battery-electric vehicles. Both brands will be ahead of the curve because they’re already creating partnerships and investing heavily in electrification. Polestar in particular is now fully electric since the Polestar 1, its limited-edition 619-hp plug-in hybrid coupe, ended production […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/25/2022
Polestar invests in battery company StoreDot

Polestar has announced its first financial investment in another company. As part of its push for widespread adoption of electrified mobility, the Swedish brand has become a shareholder in StoreDot, a pioneering company in the development of silicon-dominant batteries for battery-electric vehicles. Based in Israel, StoreDot aims to introduce a pack for BEVs that can […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/25/2022
2023 Honda CR-V teasers bare nearly everything minus the official debut date

The 2023 Honda CR-V has officially been teased and like before, the exterior styling is evolutionary. Many cues from the current car have made it through with little tweaks based on the four teaser photos. You still get the same Honda corporate face with the headlights and grille connected. The L-shaped taillights remain but they […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/25/2022
Nissan Sakura EV and Mitsubishi eK X EV are pint-sized, family-friendly Kei cars

Nissan and Mitsubishi are developing tiny battery-electric vehicles for their home market of Japan and the first fruits of that have officially been revealed. The Nissan Sakura EV and Mitsubishi eK X EV are the first two models from this collaboration. Both vehicles are highly affordable and promise to be great for daily driving duties […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/25/2022
Porsche Taycan GTS Hockenheim Ring Edition honors the track’s 90th anniversary

The Hockenheimring race track in Germany is celebrating its 90th anniversary and to celebrate the occasion, Porsche has announced the first Taycan special edition model. Called the Porsche Taycan GTS Hockenheimring Edition, it features a stone grey exterior color from the brand’s custom color program, which is complemented by SportDesign side sills, a louvered rear […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/24/2022
Mercedes-Benz breaks down its portfolio into three categories for the future

Mercedes-Benz has announced its lineup will be broken down into three different categories as it aims to be the most valuable luxury car brand in the world. The three categories are top-end luxury, core luxury, and entry luxury with the first two getting 75% of the company’s investments. It also aims to grow the sales […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/24/2022
Hyundai Motor Group invests $10 billion in the U.S. for electrified mobility

Hyundai Motor Group has announced a massive investment in the U.S. market as it aims to provide better mobility solutions for this region. The $10 billion investment aims to accelerate innovation and electrified mobility in support of the company’s carbon neutrality goals. Its biggest component is the establishment of a dedicated plant for building battery-electric […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/24/2022