Tag Archives: Electric Cars

Volvo’s first electric car will be built in China

Volvo will launch its first electric car in 2019. The car will be based on the Compact Modular Architecture designed for smaller cars and offer a range of 250 miles or more. The battery will be placed in the vehicle floor and an electric motor will be at the front axle. At the 2017 Shanghai auto...

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Nio ES8 is first mainstream model from electric car startup

Nio only appeared on the scene last fall but the electric car startup is already introducing its second model. The latest addition to the lineup is the NS8, a seven-seat SUV that for now has only been confirmed for sale in Nio's home market of China. The vehicle was unveiled on Wednesday at...

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Volkswagen ID Crozz electric SUV concept debuts in Shanghai

The third member in Volkswagen's series of I.D. concepts has been revealed. The concept is the I.D. Crozz, and it makes its world debut on Wednesday at the 2017 Shanghai auto show. It follows on from the I.D. Buzz minivan unveiled at the 2017 Detroit auto show and I.D. hatchback unveiled at...

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MG E-Motion is a sporty electric concept debuting in Shanghai

Remember MG? The British brand known for its spritely roadsters has long been out of the Brits' hands as it's been owned by Shanghai, China-based SAIC Motor since 2006. Since then, we're sad to say, MG's offerings have been a far cry from what the brand was always known for. Things may be starting...

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Tesla Model 3 reveal in July, semi truck in September

The second half of 2017 will be busy for Tesla as the company reveals two new products and starts production of one of them. The first to arrive will be the highly-anticipated Model 3 sedan. It will be revealed in July, the same month the first customer examples are scheduled to roll off the line...

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Lucid Air hits 217 mph during testing

A prototype for Lucid's Air electric sedan hit a top speed of 217 mph during a recent high-speed test on the banked oval at Ohio's Transportation Research Center. And the prototype was software-limited to 217 mph, so it's possible it can go even faster. We're talking speeds...

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Volkswagen’s next ID electric car concept is an SUV

Volkswagen will reveal the third member of its I.D. series of concept cars during next week's 2017 Shanghai auto show. The I.D. concepts preview the automaker's new family of electric cars, the first of which will be a Golf-sized hatchback arriving in 2020. Other members are expected to...

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