Electric

Nissan LEAF Nismo announced for first time, Japan only

Jul 19, 2018

Yes, a Nissan LEAF Nismo is on the way. It’ll be the first time the electric car is paired with the performance and motorsport heritage of the Nismo brand. Nissan unveiled the all-new LEAF in...

2018 Renault ZOE now on sale for private buyers in Australia

Jul 16, 2018

Renault Australia has confirmed the new ZOE all-electric small hatch is now available for private buyers, following its local market arrival last year for fleet buyers only. The Renault ZOE will be available via an...

Tesla to produce cars in China, first factory outside USA confirmed

Jul 11, 2018

Tesla will soon produce vehicles in China as part of a massive deal with the Shanghai government, local representatives have confirmed. It will be the electric vehicle maker’s second production facility. Tesla and Shanghai have...

BMW iX3 to be produced in China, exported to outside markets

Jul 11, 2018

BMW has confirmed its upcoming all-electric BMW iX3 will be produced in China and exported to some international markets. The plan comes as BMW expands its BMW Brilliance Automotive (BBA) joint venture. During 2017, BMW...

Alieno Arcanum pitched as 5000hp electric hypercar

Jul 10, 2018

It might look like a Lamborghini Aventador with a tuner bodykit on the outside, but don’t be fooled. Underneath this Alieno Arcanum is a fully electric powerplant that promises over 5000hp. It’s another dreamt-up idea...

Porsche Taycan spotted at Nurburgring, looks fast (video)

Jul 10, 2018

The Porsche Taycan, aka Mission E, has been spotted in prototype form at the Nurburgring, conducting some pretty fast test laps. Spy footage shows the brutal performance that will be on offer for the electric...

Tesla Model 3 Performance specs revealed, range of 733km

Jul 10, 2018

Some info is starting to come through on the Tesla Model 3 Performance, including initial range numbers based on California’s CARB test cycle. The Tesla Model 3 Performance will be the flagship version, sporting dual...

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 & F-PACE SVR taking on Goodwood hill climb

Jul 09, 2018

The Jaguar XE SV Project 8 and the new F-PACE SVR will both make their UK dynamic debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed later this week, giving us all a first look at the...

Tesla opens first Store and Service Centre in New Zealand

Jun 28, 2018

Tesla has opened its first Tesla Store and service centre in New Zealand, as part of its global expansion and in the lead up to the launch of the highly-anticipated Tesla Model 3. The store...

Porsche buys 10% stake in Rimac, forges “development partnership”

Jun 21, 2018

It’s a match made in heaven. Porsche has decided to team up with Croatian electric vehicle specialist, Rimac, acquiring a minority stake of 10 per cent. Rimac, makers of the mental Rimac One and C_Two...

Porsche Taycan confirmed as name for Mission E production car

Jun 09, 2018

The highly-anticipated Porsche Mission E electric sports sedan is getting near, with the company today confirming the production name will be Porsche Taycan, loosely translating to “lively young horse”. Reflecting the new-age nature of the...

Jaguar I-PACE now on sale, Australian lineup confirmed

Jun 05, 2018

Jaguar Australia has announced more details for the local-specification Jaguar I-PACE fully electric crossover, ahead of its showroom arrival in October. This is turning out to be a very interesting model for Jaguar and for...

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