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Daimler strengthens R&D footprint in China with new Tech Center in Beijing

R&D Tech Center China will significantly accelerate Daimler-Mercedes Benz’s product development, especially electric vehicles (EVs)

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Development
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Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi plans to mass-produce electric cars in 2024

The company will invest $10 billion over the next 10 years in its electric vehicle (EV) division

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Concept
EV Life

Ford research find today’s kids look forward to driving eco friendly electric cars in the future

Young drivers of tomorrow are ready and excited to drive electric vehicles (EV).

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Charging
EV Life

ABB launches the world’s fastest electric car charger

New ABB Terra 360 electric vehicle (EV) charger delivers a full charge in just 15 minutes and offers 62 miles (100km) in under three minutes

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April 6, 2021

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Conversions
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The Aston Martin DB6 remastered by Lunaz as a zero-emissions electric car

New limited edition electric Aston Martin DB6 models are expected to have a price tag of at least $1million

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New Car Launch
EV Biz

General Motors’ Chevrolet Silverado EV electric pick-up will make its global debut at the start of 2022

New electric vehicle (EV) will offer an impressive range of over 400 miles (644km)

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Luxury Cars
EV Life

Electric car manufacturer Hispano Suiza and Power Electronics announce collaboration

Collaboration will power the incredible 180mph (402km) Hispano Suiza Carmen and Carmen Boulogne electric hyper cars

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Performance
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Best electric hypercars and supercars

ElectricDrives brings you our pick of the best performance electric vehicles (EVs) available or on the way soon

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April 6, 2021

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Conversions
EV Life

AC Cars in the UK offer a personal invitation to potential buyers to test drive the new AC Cobra Series 1 electric car

AC Cobra Series offers a range of 150 miles (241km) and hits 0-62mph (0-100kph) in around four seconds

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Production
EV Biz

Wolfspeed to supply General Motors (GM) with silicon carbide to extend the range of its electric cars

By increasing electric vehicle (EV) range GM are helping to reduce range anxiety and speed up the transition to zero-emissions cars

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Development
EV Life

Lotus reveals new adaptable vehicle architecture for next generation of electric sports cars

New architecture will be used on the Lotus’ first electric hypercar scheduled for launch in 2026 as well as for third-party clients

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Emobility
EV Life

Child seat producer, Multimac, gears up for rise in electric cars

Multimac’s working hard to ensure its three- and four-seater child car seats are a good fit for the electric vehicle (EV) market

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EV Strategy
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Are electric carmakers ready to be profitable without government incentives?

Moving away from incentives, Tesla and Volkswagen power ahead in the race toward electric car affordability

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Conversions
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To highlight World EV Day Everrati opened its order book for bespoke electric vehicle (EV) conversions

Oxfordshire-based electric converters offer 911 (964) Porsche, Ford GT40 and Land Rover Series IIA models

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
EV Biz

CUPRA to become a fully electric car brand by 2030

The upcoming CUPRA Born electric vehicle (EV) will be offered on a monthly subscription to make it more accessible

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
EV Life

Polestar Re:Move electric vehicle (EV) collaboration prototype revealed

Multi-functional electric transporter concept is ideal for sustainable last-mile deliveries

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April 6, 2021

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Concept
EV Life

CUPRA shows a glimpse of its future urban all-electric car - the CUPRA UrbanRebel Concept

New electric vehicle (EV) will make its world debut at this year’s IAA Munich International Motor Show

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Biz

DS Automobiles to become a 100 percent electric car brand from 2024

DS Automobiles will offer an all-electric version of the DS 4 with a range of more than 400 miles (644km)

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April 6, 2021

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Decarbonisation
EV Biz

Day two of the 2021 EV Summit is about to kick off at University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School

World’s most significant emobility leaders gather to explore how to advance battery-electric mobility for a cleaner and more sustainable future

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April 6, 2021

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Concept
EV Life

CUPRA release more photos of its radical new UrbanRebel Concept electric car

New electric vehicle (EV) will be unveiled during the IAA Munich International Motor Show

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Decarbonisation
EV Life

Hyundai Motor commits to become carbon neutral by 2045

To achieve this the company will focus on clean mobility and electric cars, next-generation platforms and green energy

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Life

Polestar reveals limited edition electric bike in collaboration with CAKE

The collaboration offers the perfect zero-emissions solution when travelling into urban locations

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April 6, 2021

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Concept
EV Life

Volkswagen reveals their entry-level ID. LIFE electric car

New smaller electric vehicle (EV) is expected to cost €20,000 (£17,000/$24,000) and offer a range of 249 miles (400km)

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Biz

Hyundai supports electric vehicle EV awareness through September

Hyundai kick off their electric car campaign at the 2021 EV Summit

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April 6, 2021

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Decarbonisation
EV Biz

Key points from this afternoon’s EV Summit

Design, Accessibility and Smart Systems panels

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Decarbonisation
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2021 EV Summit guests and passers-by greeted by the latest in electric vehicle (EV) technology

University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School exhibiting the Hyundai IONIQ 5, LeasePlan’s Arrival Truck and the Polestar 2

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Commercial
EV Biz

Bollinger plan to build Class 4 and Class 5 electric commercial vehicles

US electric carmaker plans offer platforms for a wide variety of commercial applications

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April 6, 2021

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Emobility
EV Life

Nissan to launch mini electric vehicle (EV) in Japan in 2022

Prices for the 20kWh electric car, which will be made in collaboration with Mitsubishi, are expected to start from 2 million yen (£13,234/$18,208/€15,429

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Car Launch
EV Biz

Alpha debut their Wolf electric pick-up truck with a video of the new zero-emission vehicle

New all-electric Wolf truck will be on display at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, California until November

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
EV Life

Kia introduces the Soul EV ‘Maxx’ electric car to their UK range

The new model replaces the ‘First Edition’ and offers a range of up 280 miles (450km)

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
EV Biz

Watt Electric Vehicle Company’s (WEVCs) PACES platform to springboard UK production of next-generation electric commercial vehicles

New commercial electric platform is highly customisable for different body styles, sizes and configurations

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April 6, 2021

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Small Car
EV Life

Renault introduces new Riviera Limited Edition Zoe E-Tech range electric car

New Riviera Limited Edition offers a range of up to 238 miles (383km)

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April 6, 2021

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Luxury Cars
EV Life

World’s first production Automobili Pininfarina Battista electric hypercar revealed at Monterey Car Week

This new electric vehicle (EV) can accelerate faster than a current Formula 1 car

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April 6, 2021

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Development
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REE Automotive awarded £12.5 million funding from UK Government to develop REEcorner electric vehicle (EV) technology

The investment will be part of a project that could save nearly 32 million tonnes of carbon emissions

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
EV Biz

Genesis reveals exterior and interior images of their new GV60 electric car

This is the brand’s first electric vehicle (EV) based on its dedicated Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP)

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April 6, 2021

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Safety
EV Life

What tyres should you choose for your electric car?

UK charity TyreSafe offers advice on the best tyres when it comes to safety, efficiency and range improvement for electric vehicles (EVs)

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April 6, 2021

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Decarbonisation
EV Life

Kia EV6 electric vehicle (EV) is the first Korean car to achieve product carbon footprint certification from the Carbon Trust

Kia’s new EV6 uses eco-friendly materials including PET recycled plastics, floor mats and seat coverings and offers a range of up to 328 miles (528km)

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April 6, 2021

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Design
EV Life

New BMW iX3 electric crossover sports utility vehicle (SUV) gets a refreshed exterior design

BMW’s iX3 M Sport and iX3 M Sport Pro electric cars feature hints of the BMW iX and BMW i4 and offer up to 286 miles (460km) of range

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April 6, 2021

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Concept
EV Life

Audi unveil their new skysphere concept electric car of the future

Zero-emissions luxury roadster features touring and sports modes with adjustable wheelbase and offers 311 miles (500km) of range

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Life

Jaguar Land Rover’s commitment to Formula E will help them develop their electric cars for a cleaner future

Racing technology will trickle down and help the brand’s Reimagine Strategy to achieve zero tailpipe emissions by 2036 and net zero status by 2039

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
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Mercedes-Benz to showcase all of its current and future electric cars

Display of the German carmakers zero-emission vehicles will take place at IAA MOBILITY in Munich in September

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April 6, 2021

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Development
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Renault Zoe electric car to be discontinued by 2024 and replaced by Renault R5

New electric platform and more efficient production methods could cut Renault’s new electric vehicles (EVs) costs by 30 percent

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April 6, 2021

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Motorsport
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BMW i4 M50 electric vehicle (EV) becomes official safety car of FIM Enel MotoE electric motorcycle race series

New performance electric car will be unveiled IM Enel Moto World Cup at the Motorcycle Grand Prix in Austria on 15 August

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April 6, 2021

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World EV Day
EV Life

Create the world’s first electric vehicle (EV) emoji for World EV Day 2021

World EV Day founders Green.TV and headline partner ABB launch EVmoji design competition for 6 to 16-year-olds

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April 6, 2021

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Concept
EV Biz

Audi to unveil its new skysphere concept convertible roadster electric car on 10 August

This will be the first of three concept electric vehicles (EVs) that showcase the brand’s future vision of progressive luxury

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April 6, 2021

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Luxury Cars
EV Life

First production-ready Automobili Pininfarina Battista Hyper GT electric hypercar to make its world debut at Monterey Car Week

Automobili Pininfarina’s sleek carbon-finish zero-emissions Battista accelerates faster than a Formula 1 car

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April 6, 2021

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Trucks
EV Biz

Tesla electric Cybertruck will not be available until 2022

Elon Musk has said the Model Y will be built first at Tesla’s Texas Gigafactory at the end of 2021

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April 6, 2021

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Conversions
EV Life

Electrogenic converts the iconic Citroen DS into a zero-emissions modern classic

Oxford-based electric car converters release details and pictures of their latest project

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April 6, 2021

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Investment
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Electric car producer Lucid Motors goes public with $4.4 billion in the company bank

US electric carmaker has passed 11,000 paid reservations for its zero-emission Lucid Air electric vehicle (EV)

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April 6, 2021

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Design
EV Life

ENYAQ iV electric car now available with striking new Crystal Face grille option

New grille features 130 LEDs adding to the safety of this electric crossover style sports utility vehicle (SUV)

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April 6, 2021

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Production
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First batch of NIO ES8 electric cars have been shipped from Shanghai to Norway

New era for the Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker as it starts sales in Europe

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April 6, 2021

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Car review
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Is this the best electric car of the moment?

ElectricDrives takes a first drive in the Hyundai IONIQ 5 electric vehicle (EV) which combines style with practicality

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April 6, 2021

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Trucks
EV Life

Alpha Motor Corporation launch their new Superwolf electric pick-up

New zero-emissions crew-cab truck from the US electric carmaker is designed for utility, adventure and sustainability

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April 6, 2021

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Car review
EV Life

Kia’s EV6 reimagines the electric vehicle (EV) ownership experience to help eliminate range and charge anxieties

New electric car will offer a range of up to 328 miles (528km) and can charge up to 80 percent in 18 minutes

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April 6, 2021

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Development
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Apple electric car batteries look set to be built in the USA

Apple looks likely to work with Foxconn to produce their electric vehicle (EV) power source

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April 6, 2021

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Conversions
EV Life

Best electric converters to turn your favourite classic motor into a clean zero-emissions modern car

We offer our ElectricDrives guide to the world’s top electric car converters

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April 6, 2021

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Conversions
EV Life

Legendary GT40 endurance racer goes electric as Everrati collaborates with Superformance

New strategic partnership could see more American classics become modern zero-emissions electric cars

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April 6, 2021

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Trucks
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Electric truck company Volta Trucks confirms Ian Collins as chief product officer

Swedish zero-emissions truck company expects full-scale production to take place at the end of 2022

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April 6, 2021

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Performance
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Swedish carmaker creates an experimental Polestar 2 electric car to appear at Goodwood Festival of Speed

The one-off named the ‘Beast’ produces a combined output of 350kW/476-horsepower

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April 6, 2021

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Technology
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REE Automotive, a leader in electric vehicle technology, and 10X Captal to join forces

New business combo will speed up the development of REEcorner technology which allows for the industry's flattest electric vehicle (EV) platform

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April 6, 2021

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Luxury Cars
EV Life

Automobili Pininfarina to show Battista hyper GT electric supercar at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Zero-emissions Italian carmaker plans to lead way in the sustainable automotive luxury movement

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April 6, 2021

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Conversions
EV Life

Everrati to display their 1991 Porsche 911 electric sports car at the Goodwood festival of speed

‘Signature’ wide body electric conversion offers an incredible 500bhp of zero-emissions power

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April 6, 2021

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Luxury Cars
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Lucid Motors open new studio in Manhattan for the public to view their Lucid Air electric vehicle (EV)

New luxury electric car offers a range of over 500 miles (805km) and can hit 0-60mph (0-97kph) in just 2.5 seconds

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Life

Volvo Concept Recharge electric car is a manifesto for Volvo Cars’ pure electric future

Swedish carmaker plans for a safe, sustainable and zero-emission future

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April 6, 2021

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Concept
EV Life

The virtual MINI Vision Urbanaut electric vehicle (EV) becomes a reality

BMW Group reveal the details of their new innovative and sustainably created concept MINI that will be seen for the first time this summer

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April 6, 2021

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Volvo Cars set out their future technology roadmap with electric cars at the forefront

The company will also focus on safety, take software development in-house and continue its partnership with Google

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
EV Biz

Volta Trucks reveals the first running all-electric Volta Zero prototype chassis

Zero-emissions truck has been uniquely designed and built at an industry-leading pace

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
EV Life

New Kia EV6 electric car will make its UK debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

New zero-emissions crossover sports utility vehicle (SUV) offers up to 316 miles (510km) of range

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April 6, 2021

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Conversions
EV Life

Electrogenic converts beautiful 1967 Series 1¼ Jaguar E-type Coupe into a modern electric classic car

Classic car electrification company now offers customers three advanced zero-emissions powertrains for Jaguar E-Type conversions

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April 6, 2021

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Concept
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Lincoln set to launch its first all-electric car in 2022

The brand plans to electrify all models by 2030

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April 6, 2021

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SUV
EV Life

Are sports utility vehicles (SUVs) and crossover style vehicles the future of electric cars?

While sports utility vehicles (SUVs) and crossovers have dominated sales so far this year in Europe, the mini electric car dominated global sales in April

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April 6, 2021

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Range
EV Life

Nissan reveals electric car drivers are travelling further than petrol and diesel motorists

Ahead of World Environment Day, research dispels popular myths surrounding electric vehicle (EV) ownership and indicate an end to range anxiety

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April 6, 2021

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Luxury Cars
EV Life

AC cars launch new AC Cobra Series 4–electric sports car

This modern classic will offer up to 190 miles (306km) of zero-emissions range

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April 6, 2021

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Performance
EV Life

Italian electric hypercar to make its UK debut at Salon Privé at Blenheim Palace

New zero-emissions hypercar has a predicted range of 323 miles (520km) and can accelerate from 0-200mph (0-320kph) in under 10 seconds

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
EV Life

Ford launches F-150 Lightning electric pick-up truck in the US

New zero-emissions pick-up will offer a range of up to 300 miles (483km) with a price on par with today’s similarly configured F-150 trucks

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April 6, 2021

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Concept
EV Life

Subaru to launch its first electric car called the Solterra in 2022

Subaru’s new all-electric sports utility vehicle (SUV) is being designed in conjunction with Toyota

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
EV Biz

Citroën launches My Ami Cargo electric vehicle (EV)

New zero-emissions light commercial vehicle (LCV) is ideal for inner-city deliveries

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April 6, 2021

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Technology
EV Life

Polestar launches new digital key and updated app for its Polestar 2 electric car

Electric crossover sports utility vehicle now even easier to use while offering higher security

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April 6, 2021

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Luxury Cars
EV Life

How an electric car is built

Lucid Motors CEO Peter Rawlinson takes a tour of their first factory where the Lucid Air is being built

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April 6, 2021

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Batteries
EV Life

New Fiat 500 electric comes with power-saving mode helping to reduce range anxiety

Sub £20,000 electric car offers up to 248 miles (399km) of range

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April 6, 2021

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AWARD WINNING
EV Life

Electric cars continue to beat combustion engine vehicles as the Honda e becomes World Urban Car winner at the World Car Awards

The funky and cool looking Honda e continues to win zero-emission driving fans around the globe

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April 6, 2021

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Development
EV Biz

Drive System Design’s expanded test facilities help accelerate electric commercial vehicle development

Commercial vehicle manufacturers are turning to electrification in the same way as passenger car manufacturers to reduce transport’s contribution to climate change

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April 6, 2021

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Safety
EV Life

Top safety marks for Volkwagen ID.4 electric car

Zero emissions sports utility vehicle receives a full five stars in the European New Car Assessment Programme (NCAP) safety test

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April 6, 2021

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Performance
EV Life

Like the Golf GTI Volkswagen’s ID. electric car family will have its own performance brand GTX

The first electric performance car from VW will be the ID.4 GTX launched on April 28

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
EV Life

Hyundai to hold virtual and showroom events for the launch of its new IONIQ 5 electric car in the UK

New IONIQ 5 electric cars offers a range of up to 311 miles (500km) from a single charge

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April 6, 2021

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Design
EV Life

First official pictures of MG’s beautiful new Cyberster electric car

New electric convertible from the British carmaker will offer up to 500 miles (800km) of range and accelerate from 0-62 mph (0-100kph) in less than three seconds

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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ecargo
EV Life

EAV launches the new 2Charge in conjunction with Ford Motor Company’s micromobility e-scooter rental unit

Oxfordshire-based micro-mobility manufacturer continues to find zero-emissions solutions for city applications

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Utility
EV Biz

London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) announces Sortimo as new VN5 conversion partner for its electric van

New partnership offers practical solutions for zero-emission light commercial vehicle drivers

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
EV Life

Mercedes to launch new EQS all-electric luxury saloon car digitally on Mercedes me media on April 15

World premiere will include briefings from the members of the board of management and will have Mercedes-EQ experts on hand to answer individual questions

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Performance
EV Life

Ariya expected to be the most aerodynamic Nissan crossover electric car ever built

New electric car from the Japanese automaker is expected to have a range of over 310-miles (500km)

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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