Legacy Auto Paid To Advertise EVs On SNL Last Night, While Tesla’s Elon Musk Hosted

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Mon, 10 May 2021 04:09:01 +0000

In a move that proves that Tesla is the leader of the auto industry in at least one sense, legacy automakers — Ford, Audi, and VW scrambled to get some EV advertising on Saturday Night Live last night. Lucid also joined the legacy automakers in this endeavor. This is a win for those of us […]

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Connecticut Dealerships Are Trying To Block The New EV Freedom Bill — Sign Petition For EV Freedom

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 07:49:23 +0000

Connecticut is fighting for EV freedom, and dealerships are fighting against this just as intently. The EV Club of Connecticut recently launched a new website to help spread awareness and truth about the benefits of allowing people to buy electric vehicles directly from the consumer instead of having to go through an outdated dealership model […]

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China × Cleantech — March 2021

Credit to Author: Tim Dixon| Date: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 21:42:45 +0000

Welcome to China × Cleantech — March 2021 edition. Our China x Cleantech series covers top cleantech stories in China each month. EV Sales Tesla Model Y Ramps Up In China, $4400 Wuling EV Still #1 On the 18th of March, José Pontes reported on the sales numbers of the Chinese EV market in February of 2021. […]

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Connecticut’s Transportation Committee Passes SB 217 — The Fight For EV Freedom Continues

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 01:56:50 +0000

Last month I wrote about the historic fight for EV Freedom in Connecticut. In a nutshell, SB 127, if passed, will allow Tesla and other automakers to bypass the outdated dealer franchise system and sell directly to consumers. SB 127 is a solution that will bring Tesla and other EV manufacturers to Connecticut, and the […]

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Tesla & Lucid: The Similarities & Differences

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Mon, 29 Mar 2021 00:35:15 +0000

Originally published on EV Annex. Legacy automakers are beginning to introduce new electric vehicles. So far, however, they’ve been unable to catch up to Tesla in the EV race. That said, there are a number of startups going all-in on electric cars. Many of these new EV automakers don’t have the “heavy baggage” (aka stranded assets) associated […]

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Tesla, Lucid, Rivian, & Other EV Makers Scored A Win In Connecticut

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 00:13:05 +0000

I recently wrote about a Connecticut state bill, SB-127, that would enable EV makers to sell directly to their customers and bypass the outdated dealership model, as is done in many other states. The initial committee vote took place earlier today and the good news is that SB-127 passed the committee vote, but there is […]

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New York Must Keep Up Climate & Environmental Wins in 2021

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2021 15:48:33 +0000

In 2021, New York State must keep up the fight for a cleaner, healthier and more equitable future for all

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Lucid CEO Says Tesla Isn’t Their Main Competitor — Mercedes-Benz Is

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 25 Oct 2020 02:23:46 +0000

Lucid Air - front from above viewIn a recent interview with Yahoo! Finance’s “On the Move,” Peter Rawlinson, CEO of Lucid Motors, shared his thoughts on Lucid’s main competition and the focus of Lucid

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Tesla Model S Price Dropping To $69,420 — Joke, No Joke

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 22:03:13 +0000

Tesla CEO Elon Musk just announced on Twitter that the price of the Tesla Model S will drop to $69,420 tonight. If that number doesn’t stand out to you, great, you survived the 1990s, 2000s, and 2010s in a world I didn’t know existed! If the number does ring a bell, you know why. I’ll just briefly touch on the numerical significance before getting to the matter of the car itself and how it fits into the market

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Lucid Motors Is Inspired By Tesla In Many Ways & Hopes To Take On The Competition

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 03:43:56 +0000

Lucid Motors is inspired by Tesla in many ways and hopes to take on the competition, including Tesla. In a video by CNBC, Lucid’s CEO and CTO, Peter Rawlinson, shared his thoughts about his inspiration behind the Lucid Air design, plans to take on the competition, and battery technology

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