20th January 2023

Pricing EVs Out of the Market

Consumers eager to purchase BEVs could be excused for feeling bewildered and frustrated by prices, which continue to rise even as the cost of the batteries powering them decline....

By Siegfried Mortkowitz

17th January 2023

Weekly Brief: Europe New Hub for Rare Earth but Not Yet

Swedish mining company LKAB stumbled across a deposit of rare earth elements that could reshape the manufacturing of electric vehicles in Europe and the United States. LKAB discovered the...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


2nd January 2023

Weekly Brief: Exciting Year Ahead for EV and AV Technologies

New Year’s resolutions rarely last more than a week or two. New Year’s predictions are equally unreliable. Give it a few months and what seemed certain at the outset...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


27th September 2022

Fisker Targets Europe with SUV’s Paris Debut

US premium BEV maker, Fisker, begins its push into the growing European market with its first appearance at the Mondial de l’Auto otherwise known as the Paris Motor Show....


4th May 2022

Fisker Chases Hypercar Market with Third Model

BEV maker Fisker has published a sneak peek image of its third proposed model, the Project Ronin hypercar. Promising unprecedented performance and range, the car follows on from the...


29th November 2021

Weekly Brief: Electric Cars Failed to Electrify LA Auto Show

The first traditional auto show in two years returned to American soil last week. Carmakers, critics, pundits and members of the general public filed into the LA Convention Center...

Commentary by Andrew Tolve


9th August 2021

Weekly Brief: Auto Start-Ups Suffer Fall-Out from SPAC Attack

The automotive industry’s relationship with special-purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) is on the rocks. At the height of the pandemic in 2020, a number of start-ups across the industry, particularly...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


23rd October 2020

Fisker Ocean to Debut at LA Auto Show 2021

Electric vehicle manufacturer Fisker will debut its long-awaited Ocean SUV at next year’s Los Angeles Auto Show. Following its strategic cooperation with Magna International which is supporting the co-development...


7th February 2020

Fisker Joins BEV March to Europe

Fisker is joining the rush to BEV friendly markets announcing it will be presenting its forthcoming Ocean SUV at the 2020 Geneva Motor Show next month. The move follows...


12th December 2019

Fisker Claims Coast-to-Coast Potential With Charger Tie-Up

Fisker claims a tie-up with an EV charger network could see its upcoming Ocean SUV achieve coast-to-coast touring capabilities. The Fisker Ocean will make its global debut at the...


1st November 2019

Fisker’s Coming BEV Hopes to Make a Splash

Niche automaker Fisker has published the first pictures of its upcoming BEV luxury sportscar, bizarrely dubbed the Fisker Ocean. The name, which some would have thought better suited to...


25th July 2019

Fisker’s First Solid State BEV

Fisker has shown off teaser images of its first BEV with solid-state battery and which also follows Hyundai’s lead by featuring a solar panel roof. The car claims to...