Remember back when the only kind of car you could buy had an internal combustion engine? Hybrids weren’t a thing yet and neither were electric vehicles. Those were the stuff of the future, one step removed from George Jetson and his flying car. Today, hybrids and electric vehicles aren’t the stuff of cartoon futures, they’re […]
General Motors is planning a major shift toward the development of electric vehicles. The new plan involves shuttering five North American plants, and a major workforce reduction.
Electric vehicles tend to be small, rather than huge. Sure, there are a couple of crossovers out there, but if you make a list you will find EVs tend to be on the small side. Rivian aims to change that with its new electric truck. Part of the challenge with owning an electric vehicle is […]
Hybrid and electric vehicles are more popular every day and automakers are working to bring those technologies to their lineups. General Motors is onboard with the idea and already has vehicles like the Chevy Bolt EV and Chevy Volt. Now they’re expanding to include ebikes and need your help with a name. The new ebike […]
Electric car subsidies started way back in 1992 when there weren’t many choices and these cars were a novelty. Charging stations weren’t the common sight they are today and if you told someone you had an electric car, then they’d probably look at you funny. Today, electric cars are commonplace and one Senator says it’s […]
Automakers are pulling out the stops to promote electrified green vehicles. Here’s a quick peek at all the crazy stuff they are up to.
There was a time when Tesla was the only real choice in luxury electric vehicles, but the introduction of the 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC gives Tesla some tough competition. The EQC is also the debut of the EQ subbrand, which will be a family of electricfied vehicles from Mercedes-Benz. The EQC will have an estimated 200-mile […]
The move to electric vehicles is happening slowly as consumers try to wrap their minds around the idea of driving a car you plug in instead of filling up. Part of the problem is the time it takes to get enough of a charge to go about your day, so General Motors is focused on […]
Dieselgate continues to create challenges for Volkswagen. The latest is an ad campaign paid for by Volkswagen, but featuring a Chevrolet Bolt EV. It’s all a part of the company’s settlement in the U.S. that required it to spend $2 billion on the promotion of electric vehicles. The ad is for Volkswagen’s Electrify America, so […]