Engines

20th November 2019

Electric Only Option for Lotus Evija Powertrain

Only an electric powertrain could achieve the performance Lotus wanted for the 2000hp Evija hypercar. This comes from Matt Windle, Lotus’s Executive Director of Sports Car Engineering. He told...

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20th November 2019

Wraps Come Off VW’s 7th BEV ID. Model

Aerodynamics to improve range is the major story behind Volkswagen’s seventh BEV concept in its ID. family, the station wagon ID. Space Vizzion. Unveiled at the Los Angeles Auto...

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20th November 2019

Seat Finally Ready to Market e-Scooter

After much pre-launch teasing, Seat has finally unveiled it’s e-Scooter mobility solution for the urban environment. The wraps came off the machine at the Smart City Expo World Congress...

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19th November 2019

Women Drive Take-Up of Two-Wheel City e-Mobility

Women are driving the surge towards two-wheeled e-mobility solutions for urban dwellers in the UK. That’s the message from Phil Griffin MD of e-moped and e-motorcyle maker Artisan Scooters...

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19th November 2019

Pininfarina Outlines Luxury Hypercar Strategy

Automotive icon design house’s carmaker subsidiary, Automobili Pininfarina, has outlined its BEV luxury hypercar strategy. At the same time, it revealed the powertrain platform ahead of the Pura Vision...

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18th November 2019

BMW’s 4 Series BEV to Produce 523bhp

BMW’s next BEV, the i4, will produce 523bhp as the German automaker aims for the Tesla Model 3’s spot on the market. BMW says this is the equivalent amount...

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18th November 2019

Climate Concerns Come Poor Second to Personal Comfort

Consumers care more about their personal comfort than the climate, as SUV demand undermines the work being done to lower vehicle emissions, a report has found. The report, part...

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18th November 2019

Weekly Brief: Ford’s First EV Talk of the Town in LA

One of America’s iconic sports cars is about to go electric. All eyes will be trained this week on the Ford Mustang Mach-E, which is set to debut at...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve

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15th November 2019

New Toyota Yaris Hybrid Claims Better Power and Economy

Toyota has unveiled its new Yaris Hybrid claiming more power and better economy from its trusted 1.5-liter hybrid powertrain. The automaker says power is up by 15%, economy improved...

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15th November 2019

$3M BEV Claims World’s Fastest Acceleration

A Japanese electric hypercar claims to be the world’s fastest accelerating car, with a 0-60mph time of just 1.69 seconds but at a whopping price! The $3.19M car has...

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15th November 2019

India Predicted as BEV Growth Hub Threatens Global Warming

BEV lobbyists singing the praises of India as the next big growth in electric transportation could be ignoring the bigger risk to climate change. Analysts from IDTechX predict the...

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14th November 2019

Ferrari Roma Claims Most Powerful 2+2 Crown

Ferrari claims its latest 2+2 grand tourer is the most powerful on the market with its Ferrari Roma boasting 611bhp. The premium automaker says the car was designed to...

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