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Lucid to Open Latest Studio Location in Newport Beach, CA

Lucid to Open Latest Studio Location in Newport Beach, CA

NEWARK, Calif., Jan. 27, 2022 -- Lucid Group , which is setting new standards for its advanced luxury electric vehicles (EVs), today announced the official opening of its newest Studio location at Fashion Island in Newport Beach, CA. ... Continue reading

EVgo and CBL Properties Partner to Expand Public Fast Charging at Retail Locations, Bringing Convenient Charging Amenities to Shoppers

EVgo and CBL Properties Partner to Expand Public Fast Charging at Retail Locations, Bringing Convenient Charging Amenities to Shoppers

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail New EVgo station at Oak Park Mall in Overland Park, Kansas. (Photo: Business Wire) New EVgo station at Oak Park Mall in Overland Park, Kansas. ... Continue reading

Making Electric Vehicle Leap of Faith is Highly Satisfactory to New Owners, J.D. Power Finds

Making Electric Vehicle Leap of Faith is Highly Satisfactory to New Owners, J.D. Power Finds

As automakers continue to build excitement with new electric vehicle (EV)1 launches, first-time owners who have made the switch to battery electric vehicles (BEVs) are discovering that it is a positive experience. Satisfaction among owners who are new to BEVs averages 754 (on a 1,000-point scale), which is comparable t ... Continue reading

2022 Kia EV6 Prices

2022 Kia EV6 Prices

Kia America today announced pricing for the 2022 EV6, the brand’s first dedicated all-electric model, starting at just $33,400 after the $7,500 federal vehicle tax credit. At the heart of the EV6 is an energy-dense battery pack available in two sizes: 58.0 kWh and 77.4 kWh. The EV6 with the 58.0 kWh battery pack has ... Continue reading

GM Accelerates its Drive to Lead the EV Industry with $7 Billion Investment in Michigan, Creating 4,000 New Jobs and Retaining 1,000

GM Accelerates its Drive to Lead the EV Industry with $7 Billion Investment in Michigan, Creating 4,000 New Jobs and Retaining 1,000

Orion Assembly to become the 2nd U.S. plant building Chevrolet Silverado EV and electric GMC Sierra By the end of 2025, GM to have more than 1 million units of electric vehicle capacity in North America GM and LG Energy Solution to build 3rd U.S. Ultium Cells battery cell manufacturing plant to increase battery supply ... Continue reading

GM Investing in $154 Million In Western New York and $6.5 Billion In Michigan EV Plant

GM Investing in $154 Million In Western New York and $6.5 Billion In Michigan EV Plant

General Motors announced today plans to invest nearly $154 million in its Western New York Lockport Components plant. The investment will be used to renovate the facility and purchase and install new machinery and equipment used in the production of the stator module, a key component in an electric motor. ... Continue reading

How Green Is Our Future? It's A Complicated Question and Answer! +VIDEO

How Green Is Our Future? It's A Complicated Question and Answer! +VIDEO

The Edwin Black Show addressed the Green Future question. Joining Edwin are Yossi Hollander, Chairman of Fuel Freedom Foundation, and The Auto Channel's own Marc Rauch ... Continue reading

Ouster and Serve Robotics Sign Multi-Year Strategic Agreement to Support Expansion of Autonomous Delivery Fleets - WTF?

Ouster and Serve Robotics Sign Multi-Year Strategic Agreement to Support Expansion of Autonomous Delivery Fleets - WTF?

The agreement includes a binding commitment for OS digital lidar sensors through 2023, along with a non-binding forecast for additional sensors through 2025 as Serve Robotics scales its delivery fleets across U.S. cities and beyond. ... Continue reading

Isuzu and Cummins Announce Battery Electric Truck Collaboration

Isuzu and Cummins Announce Battery Electric Truck Collaboration

COLUMBUS, Ind.--Cummins Inc. and Isuzu Motors Limited announced an agreement to create a prototype medium-duty, battery electric truck to demonstrate in North America. This truck represents the first zero-emissions solution facilitated by the Isuzu Cummins Powertrain Partnership (ICPP) formed in May 2019. ... Continue reading

2024 Chevrolet Silverado Electric Pick-up Rated 400 Miles, Revealed +VIDEO

2024 Chevrolet Silverado Electric Pick-up Rated 400 Miles, Revealed +VIDEO

Today, Chevrolet introduced the 2024 Silverado EV — the reimagining of the brand’s best-selling nameplate, packed with the power and capability expected of Chevy Trucks. ... Continue reading

A Diverse Roster Of New Models Are Arriving For The Washington, D.C. Auto Show

A Diverse Roster Of New Models Are Arriving For The Washington, D.C. Auto Show

WASHINGTON, Jan. 18, 2022 -- Manufacturers are set to debut their newest models and showcase their latest innovations and technological advancements this week at the Washington, D.C. Auto Show. ... Continue reading

Winnebago First All-Electric Concept Motorhome - Powered By Lightning eMotors Electric Powertrain

Winnebago First All-Electric Concept Motorhome - Powered By Lightning eMotors Electric Powertrain

Lightning eMotors , a leading provider of zero emission powertrains and medium-duty and specialty commercial electric vehicles for fleets, today announced it has been named as the powertrain provider for an all-electric motorhome concept under development by Winnebago Industries, Inc. Winnebago Industries revealed a co ... Continue reading

NACS: Two-Thirds of Americans Don’t Want an EV

NACS: Two-Thirds of Americans Don’t Want an EV

NACSonline reported that close to two-thirds of U.S. consumers would not choose an electric vehicle, hybrid or other alternative power vehicle and would instead pick an internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicle, according to a recent Deloitte survey. ... Continue reading

WeRide launches fully driverless Robobus service to the public,

WeRide launches fully driverless Robobus service to the public,

( 01/07/2022 ) WeRide, the global leading Level 4 autonomous driving technology company, launched its fully driverless Robobus service to the public on the Guangzhou International Bio Island in China’s Guangzhou. This move comes after WeRide has been operating China’s first Robotaxi commercial service for over two ... Continue reading

What’s the Real Cost To A Retailer For EV Charging?

What’s the Real Cost To A Retailer For EV Charging?

EV owners save by charging at home but lose with fast chargers—and so do the businesses that offer those fast chargers. ALEXANDRIA, Va. ... Continue reading

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