Articles about Electric Vehicles
03 Aug 2021
Rejecting Tesla's appeal, government says won't slash duties on EVs
Since 2018, American carmaker Tesla has repeatedly expressed interest in entering the Indian market. However, weeks after Tesla appealed to reduce taxes, the Indian government stated that it has no plans to slash import duties for electric vehicles.
23 Jul 2021
Mercedes-Benz to go all electric by 2030; Vision EQXX teased
In a major announcement, luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz has revealed an ambitious electrification strategy.
01 Jul 2021
Renault to launch 10 new electric vehicles by 2025
At its recently-concluded 'Renault eWays' virtual event, French auto giant Renault has revealed its EV strategy to "offer competitive, sustainable and popular electric vehicles" in Europe and other markets.
29 Jun 2021
Tata Motors to launch 10 EVs in India by 2025
In a bid to boost sustainability, Tata Motors is planning to launch 10 new battery electric vehicles (BEVs) across the commercial and passenger vehicle segments in India by 2025.
05 Jun 2021
#WorldEnvironmentDay: Best electric vehicles you can currently buy in India
With the increasing demand for electric mobility in India and petrol prices reaching sky-high, automakers are also expanding their focus and coming up with new battery-powered vehicles in the country.
31 May 2021
Lifan announces E4 electric scooter in the Italian market
Chinese two-wheeler manufacturer Lifan has introduced a new E4 electric scooter in Italy with its main focus toward the young generation.
15 May 2021
Tata Nexon EV leads electric car sales in April
Tata Nexon EV continues to be the best selling electric car in India. The battery-powered crossover has topped the sales charts for electric cars in the month of April.
13 May 2021
Toyota to launch 15 new electric vehicles by 2025
In line with its goal of carbon neutrality, Japanese automaker Toyota has announced that it will launch 15 new electric vehicles (EVs) by 2025.
12 May 2021
Gordon Murray Group to invest £300 million on EV development
Gordon Murray Group has announced that it is planning to invest £300 million over the next five years to develop electric SUVs and delivery vehicles for carmakers. It will shift toward an all-electric supercar by 2030.
07 May 2021
Renault announces EV-focused 'Nouvelle Vague' brand strategy; reveals new logo
Renault has adopted a new 'Nouvelle Vague' brand strategy. Its target is to maximize the number of electrified vehicles (EVs) by 2030.
23 Apr 2021
BLive's journey building EV experiences through tourism and retail
Samarth Kholkar is the co-founder of BLive, India's first electric vehicle (EV) experience platform.
16 Apr 2021
Segway's Apex H2 hydrogen-powered motorcycle slated for production in 2023
Ninebot-owned Segway recently unveiled the company's first hydrogen-electric hybrid motorcycle called the Apex H2. Interestingly, the motorcycle is slated to enter production in 2023.
07 Apr 2021
Xiaomi's first EV will be priced under Rs. 35 lakh
Xiaomi had recently announced its plan to make smart electric vehicles, and now we are getting some details about the tech giant's electrified ambitions.
31 Mar 2021
Tesla customers double charged; Forced to seek help from banks
In a strange development, multiple Tesla customers have reported being charged twice for their new electric cars. Christopher Lee is one such customer who documented his ordeal in a YouTube video, where he was billed $56,579 twice for the Tesla Model Y.
30 Mar 2021
Xiaomi to make smart electric vehicles, announces $10 billion investment
Chinese tech giant Xiaomi has announced its entry into the automotive industry. According to an official filing with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, the company will set up a "wholly-owned subsidiary" to commence and operate a new smart electric vehicle business.
18 Mar 2021
Volkswagen Group's EV plans push market value toward $150 billion
With a 9% surge in stock prices, Volkswagen's market value is staring at $150 billion as the world's second-largest automaker has shared details about its expansion in electric driving.
17 Mar 2021
Volkswagen to develop six gigafactories, EV charging technology in Europe
At its 'Power Day' event, Volkswagen has shared the roadmap that it will follow to develop batteries and charging technology for electric vehicles.
09 Mar 2021
Ola's factory will produce an electric scooter every two seconds
Not long after Ola Electric showed off teaser photos of its upcoming electric scooter, we have a glimpse of its massive electric vehicle factory. The manufacturing facility dedicated for electric vehicles is spread across 500 acres in the Krishnagiri district of Tamil Nadu.
25 Feb 2021
Flipkart mulls deployment of over 25,000 electric vehicles by 2030
Flipkart has announced that its city logistics fleet will comprise over 25,000 electric vehicles (EVs) by 2030. They shall be designed and assembled in India.
18 Feb 2021
Ford to sell only all-electric cars in Europe by 2030
In an attempt to beat CO2 emissions targets and circumvent imminent bans on fuel-guzzling vehicles in certain countries, Ford has announced that it will sell only electric cars in Europe by 2030.
11 Feb 2021
Over 1,300 ZS EV cars sold in India in 2020
MG Motor's ZS EV has received an overwhelming market response in India. Since its launch in the country last year, the company has sold over 1,300 units of the battery-powered SUV.
05 Feb 2021
All government cars to be electric in 6 months: Kejriwal
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday announced that all cars hired by his government will be electric in the next six months.
04 Feb 2021
Arvind Kejriwal launches 'Switch Delhi' campaign to promote electric vehicles
Chief Minister of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal, on Thursday, launched the "Switch Delhi" campaign to promote electric vehicles and appealed to people to buy such vehicles to combat pollution in the city.
05 Dec 2020
This made-in-India electric car promises a range of over 500km
Bengaluru-based Pravaig Dynamics has unveiled the 'Extinction MK1' electric car as its maiden offering in India. It is slated to be launched sometime in 2021 and will be initially available in Delhi and Bengaluru.
25 Nov 2020
Indian government to set up 69,000 EV charging stations
Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari has announced to set up one e-charging kiosk at around 69,000 petrol stations across India, furthering the government's plan to make India an electric vehicle nation by 2030.
20 Nov 2020
UK to ban sale of petrol, diesel cars from 2030
The sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans in the United Kingdom will be banned within a decade as part of a 10-point plan for a "green industrial revolution" in the country.
17 Nov 2020
Evoke Urban Classic electric motorbike spotted in India, launch imminent
Chinese automaker Evoke Motorcycles is gearing up to launch its Urban Classic electric motorcycle in India soon. In the latest development, the battery-powered two-wheeler has been spotted in the country, revealing its key details.
17 Nov 2020
New-generation Mercedes-Benz EQS SUV spotted testing
Mercedes-Benz is working to launch the new-generation EQS SUV by the end of 2021 or early-2022. It will be based on the upcoming EQS sedan and will be a part of the extended S-Class family.
08 Oct 2020
Uber to add 1,000 electric cars to its India fleet
Uber is moving to make mobility in India cleaner with a shift to electric vehicles.
21 Sep 2020
Bird launches foldable 'Air' electric scooter at $599: Details here
American micro-mobility and ride-sharing company Bird has launched an affordable new electric scooter - Bird Air.
21 Sep 2020
Tesla is in talks to open research center in Bengaluru
For years, Elon Musk, the billionaire CEO of EV maker Tesla, has been teasing that their cars would come to India.
13 Sep 2020
Elon Musk says Bill Gates is clueless about electric trucks
Elon Musk, the billionaire CEO of EV maker Tesla, has slammed Microsoft's co-founder Bill Gates over his views on the future of electric trucks.
24 Aug 2020
Okinawa launches R30 electric scooter in India at Rs. 59,000
Okinawa has launched its much-anticipated R30 electric scooter in India at Rs. 58,992.
11 Jul 2020
Musk says Tesla cars are 'very close' to full autonomy
A new day, an old Elon Musk and a new hawkish claim!
28 Jun 2020
Gemopai Miso mini electric scooter launched at Rs. 44,000
Gemopai Electric, a joint venture between Goreen E-Mobility and Opai Electric, has unveiled a mini electric scooter named Gemopai Miso at Rs. 44,000.
20 May 2020
General Motors will soon have a 'million-mile' battery
To double down on the electric vehicles' market, leading automaker General Motors (GM) is working to bring million-mile batteries.
18 Apr 2020
#CoronavirusOutbreak: Hero Electric AE-47's launch postponed to 2021
Hero Electric has reportedly postponed the launch of its much-awaited fully-electric motorcycle, the AE-47, to next year i.e. 2021 due to the coronavirus outbreak.
12 Mar 2020
Meet Czinger 21C, a 3D-printed hypercar (Priced at Rs. 18cr)
As automobiles continue to take a toll on the environment, American car manufacturer Czinger Vehicles is going green.
09 Feb 2020
Auto Expo 2020: Meet ORA R1, world's most-affordable electric car
Apart from the fuel-powered Haval SUV, Chinese automaker Great Wall Motor has also attracted the visitors at the ongoing 2020 Auto Expo with its fully-electric ORA R1 electric car.
09 Feb 2020
Auto Expo 2020: Kia Motors unveils all-electric Soul crossover
South Korean automaker Kia Motors has showcased the Soul electric crossover at the ongoing Auto Expo event in Greater Noida.