Toledo Machining Plant To Build Key Component For First Plug-In Hybrid Jeep

FCA US has awarded the production of the Power Electronics module for the Jeep Wrangler PHEV to its Toledo Machining Plant, positioning the 54-year-old Ohio facility to play a key role in helping the Company meet future regulatory requirements. As part of the

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Dutchman Reaches Perth By Electric Car After 884 Days

In March 2016 Dutch electric explorer Wiebe Wakker left Amsterdam with his converted electric vehicle bound to reach the other side of the world. Wiebe’s project ‘Plug Me In’ is based on the collaboration between people in which everyone can a meal, place

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Infiniti Prototype 10 speedster to debut at Pebble Beach

Infiniti has released a second teaser image of its concept car due to be revealed at the 2018 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Its striking concept named Prototype 10 is a daring electrified speedster that provides a window into the brand’s desire to

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Automobili Pininfarina to unveil PF0 luxury electric hypercar at Pebble Beach

Ahead of its official unveiling at the Geneva Motor Show in 2019, a full-scale design concept of the stunning Automobili Pininfarina PF0 luxury electric hypercar will be presented exclusively to prospective clients in advance of Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Michael Perschke, Automobili Pininfarina

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NIO goes public with $1.8 billion IPO

Chinese electric-vehicle manufacturer NIO Inc. has filed to go public on the New York Stock Exchange. The company said in a filing on Monday that it’s looking to raise as much as $1.8 billion in the initial public offering. An application for

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Jaguar I-TYPE 2 Formula E breaks electric car record at Shelsley Walsh

The Jaguar I-TYPE 2 Formula E race car has set a new electric car course record of 30.46 seconds at the world-famous Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb in Worcestershire. The record attempt – a partnership between GKN Driveline and the Panasonic Jaguar Racing

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Scientists develop battery that can recharge electric cars in seconds

A new type of energy storage system could revolutionize energy storage and drop the charging time of electric cars from hours to seconds. In a new paper published in the journal Nature Chemistry, chemists from the University of Glasgow discuss how they developed

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BYD Wins Electric Vehicle Contracts with State of Georgia and City of Atlanta

Chinese electric vehicle maker BYD has won has won the bid to supply the US State of Georgia’s Statewide Contracts for Public Mass Transit & Transportation Vehicles, specifically for battery-electric buses. BYD‘s medium and heavy duty all-electric vehicles will help Atlanta achieve

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Formula E links up with best young minds in art and design to create new trophies

Formula E has teamed-up with Central Saint Martins – a world-famous arts and design college – to challenge some of the most innovative and creative young minds to develop a new set of trophies for the ABB FIA Formula E Championship. The

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August 2018 electrified vehicle sales in the US

All major automakers reported July sales numbers for electrified vehicles. Numbers are considerably higher than the totals in July 2017. For the month, more than 29,600 electrified vehicles were sold compared last year’s 15,622 vehicles. Number includes fuel cell vehicles offered by Hyundai,

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