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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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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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EV Strategy
EV Biz

Mercedes-Benz prepares to go all-electric

The German carmaker plans to invest over €40 billion into battery electric vehicles (BEVs) between 2022 and 2030

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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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EV Strategy
EV Life

PEUGEOT say 70 percent of its models will be plug-in in 2021

The French carmaker says that 100 percent of its models will be electrified by 2025

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April 6, 2021

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Trucks
EV Biz

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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EV Strategy
EV Life

Vauxhall to be all-electric in 2028

Vauxhall currently offers nine electric or electrified cars and vans

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Biz

Stellantis announces its plans to intensify electrification at its EV Day 2021

The company wants to offer customers cheaper electric cars with longer ranges to speed up electric vehicle (EV) adoption

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April 6, 2021

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Industry
EV Biz

Ellesmere Port will support sustainable mobility through the production of an all-electric vehicle starting in 2022

£100 million investment will be for Vauxhall, Opel, Peugeot and Citroën brands for both domestic and export markets

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
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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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Performance
EV Biz

GKN Automotive supplies innovative two-in-one eDrive system for Fiat 500 electric cars

Two-in-one eDrive system is lighter, more efficient and more cost-effective

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April 6, 2021

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Production
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During May 19.2 percent of all UK car output was for battery electric and hybrid cars

Impressive sales figures highlight the scale of transformation ahead as the demand for cleaner cars continues

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April 6, 2021

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EV Strategy
EV Life

From 2026 all of Audi’s new releases will be 100 percent electric cars

By 2025 the German carmaker aims to have more than 20 electric models in its line-up

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April 6, 2021

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Batteries
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Ford to build electric car batteries in a joint venture with SK Innovation

The new venture aims to produce approximately 60 GWh annually

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April 6, 2021

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Investment
EV Biz

Elon Musk’s visit to the UK drives rumours of a Tesla factory

A new Tesla Gigafactory could provide an estimated £80 billion boost for the UK car industry

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Ian Osborne

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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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Development
EV Biz

MAHLE achieves positive operating result for 2020 and makes a strong start to the transformation year of 2021

Electric drive motors for two-wheelers and electric cars along with power electronics and battery cooling systems will play a big part in MAHLE’s future

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April 6, 2021

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Investment
EV Biz

Ford to build all-electric light commercial vehicle in Romania in 2024

Craiova will be Ford's third facility in Europe to build an all-electric vehicle

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
EV Life

Volkswagen launches its new ID.6 electric car

VW will be producing its new zero-emissions seven-seater family car with a range of up to 365 miles (588km) for the Chinese market

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April 6, 2021

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Production
EV Life

How to build an electric car

Lucid Motors reveal all with a video of the production of their new Lucid Air electric car

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April 6, 2021

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Sustainability
EV Life

Polestar’s Production Centre in Chengdu, China is the guiding star for sustainable manufacturing

Polestar’s Chinese factory runs on 100 percent renewable electricity and has no industrial water discharge

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April 6, 2021

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Car Sales
EV Life

New car registrations for February dropped minus 35.5 percent while battery-electric car sales bucked the trend rising by 42.2 percent

Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) figures reveal consumers continue to switch on to cleaner driving

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Production
EV Life

Polestar’s electric performance hybrid Polestar 1 enters final round of production

Sustainable Swedish carmaker to focus on sustainability and all-electric car production

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
EV Life

SEAT CUPRA to launch an urban electric car in 2025 that could cost under £20,000

Building zero-emission electric cars will help to reform the Spanish economy

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April 6, 2021

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Car Sales
EV Life

New car registrations expected to rise rapidly, with plug-in vehicles leading the charge, as showrooms prepare to reopen

Latest figures by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show registrations of electric car sales during March 2021 increased by 88.2 percent

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April 6, 2021

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Car Launch
EV Life

Peugeot launches new e-Rifter electric people carrier

French carmaker gets closer to offering an electrified variant across its entire model range

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April 6, 2021

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Community
EV Life

Polestar Manchester’s #NoWasteofSpace initiative brings in more than four tonnes of food donations for local families in need

Electric car brand’s staff help to distribute food donations in their zero-emission electric cars along with London Electric Vehicle Company

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April 6, 2021

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Development
EV Biz

MAHLE Powertrain sets its sights on emobility and electric car development for the future

The company is investing €12 million in five new testing and development facilities for electric vehicles, batteries and powertrains

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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Car Sales
EV Life

One in six of Kia’s car sales in the UK during January was electric

Electric car sales help Kia to post its highest-ever European market share

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Ian Osborne

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April 6, 2021

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