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2022 Audi Q4 e-tron And Q4 Sportback e-tron Bring Audi EV Tech To The Masses

2022 Audi Q4 e-tron
The Audi Q4 e-tron and Q4 Sportback e-tron are two fully electric compact luxury sport utility vehicles One version, the Audi Q4 50 e-tron coming to North America for now Will get a 77 kWh battery It feels like the Audi Q4 e-tron has been around a while, but today is the first day we actually get to see...

Yamaha Is Looking For Buyers For Its 496HP Electric Motor

The unit is extremely compact. If you like, Yamaha will aid in building a prototype. The company also develops motors for personal mobility vehicles. Yamaha has been a not-so-secret supplier of engines for various automakers for decades. Some of its most famous “customers” were the 1967 Toyota 2000GT, the Ford Taurus SHO, and the Volvo XC90’s V8 from the...

Nissan Introduces New 2022 GT-R Nismo

It features a new carbon fibre hood. The 20-inch Rays wheels include a red accent. A new Stealth Grey colour becomes available for GT-R and Nismo. The Nissan GT-R may be one of the “oldest” new cars available for sale today, but it remains a current ultra-high-performance icon. Nissan continues to keep it fresh and has just revealed its...

This is the 2022 Honda Civic Sedan

Production to start later this year Hatchback will remain part of best-selling lineup Honda is showing its first official shot of the all-new 2022 Honda Civic. The styling of the sedan has been seriously dialled down compared with the current model, but the hatchback will continue. Expect production to start soon with a full reveal at the end of...

Mazda MX-30 EV Makes Debut for Canada and US

Mazda MX-30
Mazda's first EV here coming this fall Will be followed by rotary range-extender version Mazda's first EV for North America is just about ready to arrive. The MX-30 will offer a 35.5 kWh battery, and the brand's Canadian boss says that the rotary-generator hybrid will be coming for the MX-30 along with a new PHEV and new hybrid crossovers. The...

Volkswagen ID.3 Gets New City Base Trim

It features a 45kWh battery. The range is set at 217 miles. Includes a 10-inch touchscreen display and more. Interest and demand for electric vehicles are at an all-time high in Europe. The Old Continent is well ahead of North America when it comes to EV sales. It could be argued that there are far more models available. One...

Genesis Teases G80 EV Ahead of Shanghai Show

EV G80 expected to be badged eG80 Will debut over the weekend at Auto Shanghai Genesis is ready to launch its first electric vehicle, or at least so it appears. The brand has a page up on its YouTube channel that looks to be teasing an electric version of the G80 sedan that will make its debut at the...

Ford Introduces BlueCruise Hands-Free Driving System

Ford BlueCruise Hands-Free Driving Assistant
Ford’s BlueCruise can be activated on more than 100,000 miles of U.S. and Canadian highways. Available through an over-the-air software update in select F-150 and Mustang Mach-E models. The BlueCruise software will cost $600 in the U.S. and $750 in Canada for a three-year period. The Ford Motor Company’s previously announced semi-autonomous driving system now has a name, and...

The Next Auto Manufacturing Shutdowns Could Be Rubber-Supply Based

Using Winter Tires in Summer
Global supplies are already low. China’s stockpiling and a leaf disease are part of the issue. Rubber prices are already on the rise. Congested shipping lines, a disease, and stockpiling are creating a scenario that could see important rubber shortages the world over. Already, rubber prices are on the rise which, when all combined, could force automotive assembly lines...

Hyundai Designers Make Retro-Cool EV Pony

Nixie tube dash and LED lights set off retromod Built from an original Pony by Hyundai designers The Hyundai 45 Concept, now turned into the Hyundai Ioniq 5, is intended to be a bit of a callback to the Hyundai Pony. But what about a real Hyundai Pony that's been modernised and converted into an EV? That's exactly what...