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Norway’s EV Success is a Problem

Back in March, 86.1% of all new cars registered in the country were EVs. EV buyers get numerous privileges in the form of tax breaks and other rebates. This is a fascinating situation, and more than likely, one that will be repeated in most...

Hybrid Vehicles are More Likely to Catch Fire than Gasoline or Electric Ones

Hybrid vehicles have a 3,5% risk of causing a fire, compared to 1,5% for gasoline and 0,025% for electric vehicles During Easter weekend, the first case of a Jeep 4xe fire was reported Battery fires are relatively rare, but they are more difficult...

A New Image of the DeLorean Evolved

The rebirth of the DeLorean as an all-new electric car has fans of the 1980s sports car dreaming. The automaker hopes to enter the electric arena with a new exterior design - and hopefully better performance than the DMC-12 - but all indications are...

Volkswagen is Completely Sold Out in EVs for 2022

Supply-chain issues have chocked EV output. The Ukraine war and coronavirus lockdowns in China are hampering efforts. The VAG delivered 99,000 EVs in the first quarter of 2022. The Volkswagen Auto Group (VAG) is planning to deliver roughly 700,000 electric vehicles globally in 2022...

March 2022 Saw 60% More Plug-in Cars Selling Globally Than March 2021

851,489 electric and PHEV cars sold around the world in the month of March alone This accounts for 15% of all cars sold during that period The Tesla Model Y and Model 3 are the two best selling EVs, followed by five Chinese...

It was Inevitable: Electrified Vehicle Owners to Pay Extra Taxes

2020 Toyota Prius Prime
More than 30 States have introduced surcharges for hybrid and EV vehicles. Fees range from about $50 to over $250 depending on class, weight, and type. The price of a litre or a gallon of gasoline includes a number of taxes. Many of these...

Dodge is Hoping to Launch its Electric Sports Car Concept “Well Before August”

The production version will arrive on the market for the 2024 model year This electric muscle car aims to compete with the Tesla Model S Plaid According to the CEO, an external factor is delaying the reveal Stellantis is working on its upcoming electric...

United States: $3.16 Billion to Incentivise Local EV Battery Production

The Biden Administration wants to make the US a global leader in EV production This money comes from a $1 trillion infrastructure plan This is also part of the government’s plan to make the US more energy independent The American government has been pushing...

Chrysler will Make 3 EVs by 2028, One of Which will be a Minivan

Chrysler wants to become fully electric by 2028 The automaker believes the minivan will be a key part of its plan This minivan should have around 400 miles (643 kilometers) of range Chrysler has already shown its first electric model, the Airflow, and it...

Brace for Battery Supply Issues: Rivian

Rivian R1T
According to Rivian's CEO, the chip shortage will be nothing compared to the battery problem. Stringent emission rules and heightened demand will put enormous strain on battery production. This will put a severe dent in many governments’ future plans. Numerous countries have announced that...