Electric Cars

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Rivaling Tesla, NIO launches ET7 electric sedan with autonomous driving

10 Jan 2021

Rivaling Tesla, NIO launches ET7 electric sedan with autonomous driving

As the company's first-ever battery-powered sedan, Chinese electric vehicle maker NIO has launched the all-new ET7 model in its home country.

Hyundai negotiating with Apple to manufacture its self-driving electric car

09 Jan 2021

Hyundai negotiating with Apple to manufacture its self-driving electric car

According to a report by Korea Economic Daily, Apple is negotiating with Korean auto giant Hyundai for manufacturing its long speculated electric vehicle.

Jaguar's first electric car arrives in India for testing

07 Jan 2021

Jaguar's first electric car arrives in India for testing

Jaguar will launch its first electric car in India, the I-Pace in 2021. It will be offered in S, SE, and HSE trims.

Hyundai to end sales of KONA EVs in South Korea

18 Dec 2020

Hyundai to end sales of KONA EVs in South Korea

South Korean automaker Hyundai will stop selling the KONA EV in its home country following a series of fires and faulty brake systems that prompted the company to recall the electric car in huge numbers.

Porsche Taycan EV sets fastest lap record at Road Atlanta

15 Dec 2020

Porsche Taycan EV sets fastest lap record at Road Atlanta

Porsche Taycan Turbo S, driven by professional racing driver Leh Keen, has set a new fastest lap record at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta by a production electric car.

Ahead of launch next year, Hyundai Ioniq 5 spotted testing

13 Dec 2020

Ahead of launch next year, Hyundai Ioniq 5 spotted testing

South Korean automaker Hyundai will launch its Ioniq 5 electric SUV in early 2021.

Tata Motors lowers subscription cost of Nexon EV in India

12 Dec 2020

Tata Motors lowers subscription cost of Nexon EV in India

As part of an 'Electrifying Subscription Offer,' Tata Motors has reduced the subscription cost of its Nexon EV in India.

Volvo XC40 Recharge SUV to debut in India in 2021

07 Dec 2020

Volvo XC40 Recharge SUV to debut in India in 2021

Volvo has confirmed that its fully-electric XC40 Recharge SUV will be launched in India in 2021. However, the Swedish automaker has not shared the exact timeline.

Hyundai recalls KONA Electric in India over potential battery issue

02 Dec 2020

Hyundai recalls KONA Electric in India over potential battery issue

Hyundai has recalled 456 units of its KONA Electric SUV sold in India between April 1, 2019, and October 31, 2020. According to the company, this is a voluntary recall to inspect any potential electrical deficiencies in the car's high-voltage battery system.

Green NCAP awards 5-star rating to Hyundai KONA Electric SUV

02 Dec 2020

Green NCAP awards 5-star rating to Hyundai KONA Electric SUV

Hyundai's KONA Electric SUV has been awarded a 5-star rating in an assessment conducted by Green NCAP. The company's IONIQ Electric model was granted a similar rating last year.

Skoda Enyaq iV electric SUV unveiled: Details here

27 Nov 2020

Skoda Enyaq iV electric SUV unveiled: Details here

Czech automaker Skoda has announced a fully-electric version of its Enyaq iV SUV in the UK. The bookings of the plug-in model will commence in early-2021.

MG ZS EV participates in Centre's first EV trial run

27 Nov 2020

MG ZS EV participates in Centre's first EV trial run

As part of the Centre's initiative to introduce more EVs on roads, MG Motor has participated in the government's first-ever EV trial run between Delhi and Agra with the ZS EV.

Porsche Taycan sets longest drift world record by an EV

26 Nov 2020

Porsche Taycan sets longest drift world record by an EV

Porsche Taycan EV has set a new Guinness World Record for the longest continuous drift by an electric car.

Indian government to set up 69,000 EV charging stations

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.

Volvo XC40 Recharge e-SUV to be launched in July 2021

22 Nov 2020

Volvo XC40 Recharge e-SUV to be launched in July 2021

Volvo is likely to launch the XC40 Recharge electric SUV in India around July next year, Team-BHP has reported.

Hyundai unveils facelifted version of Kona Electric SUV: Details here

17 Nov 2020

Hyundai unveils facelifted version of Kona Electric SUV: Details here

South Korean automaker Hyundai has unveiled the facelifted version of its Kona Electric SUV.

2021 BMW iX all-electric SUV, with 600km of range, revealed

12 Nov 2020

2021 BMW iX all-electric SUV, with 600km of range, revealed

German automaker BMW has finally revealed its flagship iX all-electric SUV.

Hyundai Kona Electric (facelift), with refreshed design and ADAS, revealed

12 Nov 2020

Hyundai Kona Electric (facelift), with refreshed design and ADAS, revealed

South Korean automaker Hyundai has finally revealed the facelifted version of its Kona Electric SUV.

Ahead of launch in India, Jaguar I-Pace's bookings open

04 Nov 2020

Ahead of launch in India, Jaguar I-Pace's bookings open

Ahead of its launch in early-2021, Jaguar Land Rover has opened bookings for its I-Pace electric SUV. The deliveries are slated to commence in March.

Mahindra eKUV100 to be launched by January 2021

30 Oct 2020

Mahindra eKUV100 to be launched by January 2021

Mahindra will launch its all-electric eKUV100 compact SUV in India by January 2021, the company's MD and CEO, Dr. Pawan Goenka, has revealed.

Jaguar postpones launch of I-Pace e-SUV in India to 2021

19 Oct 2020

Jaguar postpones launch of I-Pace e-SUV in India to 2021

Jaguar Land Rover has postponed the arrival of its much-anticipated I-Pace electric SUV in India to early-2021. According to reports, the launch will happen before March next year.

Tata Nexon EV becomes costlier in India by Rs. 26,000

15 Oct 2020

Tata Nexon EV becomes costlier in India by Rs. 26,000

Tata Motors has increased the prices of its Nexon EV for the first time since its launch in January this year.

Uber to add 1,000 electric cars to its India fleet

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.

Mercedes-Benz' all-electric SUV launched in India at Rs. 99.30 lakh

08 Oct 2020

Mercedes-Benz' all-electric SUV launched in India at Rs. 99.30 lakh

Mercedes-Benz has launched its much-anticipated EQC all-electric SUV in India.

Ahead of launch in India, Jaguar I-Pace's variant details revealed

05 Oct 2020

Ahead of launch in India, Jaguar I-Pace's variant details revealed

Jaguar Land Rover is planning to launch its I-Pace electric SUV in India by the end of this year.

Ford reveals one of the fastest all-electric SUVs

04 Oct 2020

Ford reveals one of the fastest all-electric SUVs

American automaker Ford has revealed the range-topping GT variant of its all-electric Mach-E SUV alongside the 7-motor Mach-E 1400 in the Netherlands.

MG ZS EV now available in 21 cities across India

02 Oct 2020

MG ZS EV now available in 21 cities across India

In a proud moment for MG Motor, the company has rolled out the 1,000th unit of its all-electric ZS EV in India, since it commenced the SUV's deliveries in February.

Mercedes-Benz electric SUV to be launched on October 8

28 Sep 2020

Mercedes-Benz electric SUV to be launched on October 8

Mercedes-Benz has announced that it will launch its EQC 400 all-electric SUV in India on October 8.

Ahead of launch, Mercedes-Benz EQS sedan found testing at Nurburgring

27 Sep 2020

Ahead of launch, Mercedes-Benz EQS sedan found testing at Nurburgring

German automaker Mercedes-Benz is expected to launch the electric variant of its S-Class sedan, the EQS, next year.

Tata Nexon EV now available at Rs. 34,900 per month

22 Sep 2020

Tata Nexon EV now available at Rs. 34,900 per month

Tata Motors has reduced the subscription cost of its Nexon EV SUV in India.

Prior to launch, details of Mercedes-Benz EQC electric SUV revealed

06 Sep 2020

Prior to launch, details of Mercedes-Benz EQC electric SUV revealed

German automaker Mercedes-Benz is expected to unveil its first electric car in India, the EQC, later this month.

2021 Porsche Taycan EV gets new features and tech updates

23 Aug 2020

2021 Porsche Taycan EV gets new features and tech updates

The 2021 Porsche Taycan EV is getting new features, some of which will be available at the time of purchase, and the rest will arrive as over-the-air updates that owners can either purchase or subscribe to later on.

World's first electric Rolls-Royce is here, but with a catch

22 Aug 2020

World's first electric Rolls-Royce is here, but with a catch

The world's first electrified Rolls-Royce is here. It has a breathtakingly stunning design, a dolled-up cabin, and a battery-powered powertrain. But wait, there is a catch!

This is the best-selling electric car in India

21 Aug 2020

This is the best-selling electric car in India

Tata Motors has added another feather to its cap by selling over 1,000 units of its Nexon EV in India. The automaker has reached the milestone in just over six months since the launch of the car.

Volvo XC40 Recharge to be launched in India in 2021

18 Aug 2020

Volvo XC40 Recharge to be launched in India in 2021

As per an Autocar report, Swedish automaker Volvo will launch its XC40 Recharge in India in 2021, following the arrival of the S60 sedan.

Tata's Nexon EV now available at Rs. 42,000 per month

08 Aug 2020

Tata's Nexon EV now available at Rs. 42,000 per month

Tata Motors, in association with Orix Auto Infrastructure Services Ltd, has announced a subscription plan for its Nexon EV.

Audi's Vehicle-to-Home technology allows EVs to power our homes

28 Jul 2020

Audi's Vehicle-to-Home technology allows EVs to power our homes

German automaker Audi, in partnership with Hager Group, has developed a bi-directional charging solution that allows electric cars to power home grids.

Elon Musk hints at Tesla Model 3's arrival in India

12 Jul 2020

Elon Musk hints at Tesla Model 3's arrival in India

Tesla's popular Model 3 sedan could arrive in India soon. In response to a query by Arvind Gupta (founder member of Digital India Foundation), who booked the car four years ago, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has replied that the launch should hopefully happen soon.

BMW to unveil iX3 electric SUV on July 14

11 Jul 2020

BMW to unveil iX3 electric SUV on July 14

German automaker BMW will unveil the much-awaited iX3 on July 14 at its headquarters in Munich.

Tesla shutting down factories as COVID-19 spreads in the US

20 Mar 2020

Tesla shutting down factories as COVID-19 spreads in the US

After downplaying the threat of coronavirus disease COVID-19 for several weeks, Elon Musk has finally taken some action to combat the situation.