Mercedes & Geely Launch JV For smart Cars

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 03:13:12 +0000

smart Vision EQ ConceptChinese carmaker Geely has added another brand to its ever-growing portfolio. The company, which currently owns Volvo, Lotus Cars, and Lynk & Co., recently launched a joint venture with Mercedes-Benz’ parent company, Daimler, to co-develop and produce the next generation of autonomous electric city “smart” cars based on the smart Vision EQ concept shown here

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Looking At The EV Revolution Through The Eyes Of A GM Executive

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 27 Nov 2019 00:02:17 +0000

Mark Reuss, president of General Motors, says there are three factors keeping people from buying electric cars. But there is one more — the attitudes of senior executives of legacy auto makers.

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The Sky Is Falling On Electric Car Sales In China. Should We Run & Tell The King?

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 13 Nov 2019 18:25:05 +0000

Sales of electric cars in China have plunged after the government cut back on EV incentives. The problem may be too many manufacturers, not too few customers.

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Volkswagen Has An E-Mobility Plan: Make Electric Cars For Millions, Not Millionaires

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Fri, 08 Nov 2019 18:00:30 +0000

Volkswagen says the ID.3 electric car is as important to its future and the Beetle and the Golf were to the company’s past. Here is a look at its plan to more the EV revolution forward.

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Researchers Say Lab Rats Prefer Driving Their Own Electric Cars Over Riding In Autonomous Vehicles

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2019 23:15:20 +0000

Rats prefer electric carsIn an experiment that may have implications for humans, researchers at the University of Richmond say lab rats are happier driving electric cars than being ferried around in autonomous vehicles. Imagine that.

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Meet The New Toyota Mirai: Same As The Old Mirai, Only Different

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sun, 13 Oct 2019 18:24:04 +0000

Toyota MiraiThe second generation Toyota Mirai will be unveiled October 24 at the Tokyo auto show. It features a next generation fuel cell and larger hydrogen storage tanks for a 30% increase in range.

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