Europeans and Americans not so sure they want to share
Automakers, ride-hailing and technology companies ploughing money into the development of electric, self-driving and shared car services will find more enthusiastic consumers in China than in Europe and the United States.
Pauses hydrogen fuel cell cars
Honda is pressing ahead with electrifying its entire product line but is not interested in hydrogen fuel cell cars.
England is introducing a mandatory electric car charging point for each newly built home.
The technology needs to grow
German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz plans to extend tax incentives for electric company cars the government’s latest attempt to boost demand for clean vehicles.
Ford trolls with 7K cars in 4 hours
Elon Musk is very proud that after spending billons and missing every single projection he ever made, Tesla has finally managed to make 7000 cars in seven days. Ford’s CEO Steven Armstrong is trolling that it can make 7000 cars in four hours.
High voltage battery and power trains
Porsche AG officially announced that it acquired 10 percent of Rimac automobile for an undisclosed sum.
But nine million bicycles in Beijing
The number of electric vehicles on roads worldwide rose to a record high of 3.1 million in 2017 according to the International Energy Agency (IEA) said.
Ready for 2020 but expensive
British inventor Sir James Dyson is planning to build a “radically different” electric car which will be on sale in 2020.
Electric cars too advanced for us right now
Global automakers have urged China to delay and soften planned quotas for sales of electric and hybrid cars.
Out of gas
Volvo has announced that starting in 2019, all of the new models it produces will be electric or hybrid.