Electric

Glickenhaus plans Baja-inspired hydrogen pickup, 1000km range

Aug 02, 2021

Le Mans competitor and manufacturer of hyper-exotic creations, Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus, has given us a sneak peek at a new Baja-inspired, hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicle (FCEV) pickup, promising almost 1000km range. The company’s FCEV ute...

ARENA funding to see 400 new EV charging stations set up in Australia

Aug 02, 2021

More than 400 public electric vehicle fast-charging stations are set to be constructed and hooked up to Australia’s steadily growing EV charging infrastructure, as ARENA increases its funding envelope to $25 million. The Australian Renewable...

Hyundai’s XCIENT world-first hydrogen truck hitting roads in California

Jul 29, 2021

Hyundai has confirmed a partnership in California that will see the supply of 30 hydrogen fuel-cell electric trucks, called the XCIENT, for a series of projects designed to improve the state’s air quality. The publicly-funded...

Audi eyeing off 2022 Dakar Rally title with electric RS Q e-tron

Jul 27, 2021

Audi says that it will enter the 2022 Dakar Rally event with the fully electric RS Q e-tron, and the company is unapologetic about its intention to take out the top spot. The German company...

Mercedes-Benz previews Vision EQXX concept, 1000km range

Jul 27, 2021

With the current lineup of Mercedes-Benz EVs steadily growing, the company will soon give us a sneak peek at what we can expect in its next-generation of sporty cars, with the Vision EQXX. The company...

Polestar to double global market presence by 2022, in Australia in November

Jul 27, 2021

Polestar is set to double its global presence by the end of 2021, growing from the current nine market regions it competes in to 18. That includes an introduction in Australia in November this year....

All new-gen Mercedes-Benz models will be electric from 2025

Jul 23, 2021

Mercedes-Benz is steaming ahead with its electrification rollout, and has just confirmed that all newly-launched architectures will be electric-only from 2025 and beyond. That essentially means existing model lines will remain with combustion and hybrid...

Tesla to open Supercharger network to other EVs, Musk says

Jul 22, 2021

Tesla’s CEO, Elon Musk, has tweeted that the company has plans to open up access to its Supercharger network to other electric vehicle brands, potentially ending the exclusive rights that Tesla vehicles have enjoyed for...

Kia EV6 gets official 528km WLTP-rated range, 506km for AWD

Jul 22, 2021

Official WLTP range figures for the Kia EV6 fully electric hatch have been announced in the UK, with the best variant stamped at 528km. This betters the longest-range version of its sister car, Hyundai IONIQ...

2022 BMW i4 prices announced for Australia, eDrive40 and M50

Jul 16, 2021

Looking to buy an electric vehicle? You’ll be interested to hear BMW Australia has confirmed prices for its sporty and sleek new i4 fully electric four-door coupe. Two main variants are going on sale in...

Ford Mustang Mach-E sets lowest energy consumption world record

Jul 13, 2021

Ford’s new Mustang Mach-E fully electric crossover, unveiled in 2018, has been used to set a new Guinness World Record for lowest energy consumption during a set journey. An example of the new Mustang Mach-E,...

Stellantis outlines €30 billion investment in electrification (video)

Jul 10, 2021

Stellantis has confirmed plans for more than 30 billion euros of investment in electrification, eyeing off an aggressive target for the production of its pure electric vehicles by 2030. The plan includes everything from electric...