DeLorean executives sued by Karma for pursuing venture during EV development

Several DeLorean executives are being sued by their former employer Karma Automotive for pursuing an outside venture while being told to find investors for electric vehicle development. Karma filed a lawsuit last month against DeLorean CEO Joost de Vries, Chief Operating Officer Alan Yuan, Chief Marketing Officer Troy Beetz, and Vice President Neilo Harris, who […]

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Shark Tank-backed Natrion unveils solid-state battery separator with near-zero fire risk

Mark Cuban-backed Natrion has unveiled its latest developments in solid-state battery manufacturing with the new LISIC278 separator in a traditional pouch cell. The separator allows for a higher thermal resistance than other EV batteries, decreasing the risk of fires and combustion. Additionally, the cell showed a 40 percent increase in the charge rate compared to […]

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Polestar 3, the company’s first SUV, to be unveiled October 12

Polestar announced today that it would unveil its first all-electric SUV, labeled the Polestar 3, at an event in Copenhagen, Denmark, on October 12. Polestar is owned by Volvo and Geely Motors from China and has released several electric vehicle designs in the past several years. The Polestar 1 was the company’s first released vehicle, […]

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Tata Motors launches an EV in India that only costs $10,000

Tata Motors launched the Tiago.ev all-electric hatchback in India today, which will only cost consumers a little more than $10,000 to buy. The vehicle is an all-electric take on its popular Tiago hatchback, and costs just 849,000 rupees, or $10,370, making it highly competitive in the market as its price is under the national average. […]

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Elon Musk pushes to end Twitter ‘muzzle’ from 2018 SEC settlement

Tesla CEO Elon Musk once again pushed for a term of his 2018 consent decree with the SEC to be thrown out. The 2018 settlement with the agency, which came after a settlement in relation to the CEO’s “funding secured” Tweet, required a company lawyer to pre-approve Musk’s Twitter communication. The “government-imposed muzzle” should be […]

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U.S. approves 75,000 miles worth of EV chargers across all 50 states, D.C., Puerto Rico

The United States Department of Transportation announced this morning that it had approved plans to build enough electric vehicle charging stations to cover 75,000 miles worth of highways across the country and its territories. After passing a hefty $1 trillion infrastructure bill in November 2021, President Joe Biden’s moves to increase the available number of […]

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U.S. approves 75,000 miles worth of EV chargers across all 50 states, D.C., Puerto Rico

The United States Department of Transportation announced this morning that it had approved plans to build enough electric vehicle charging stations to cover 75,000 miles worth of highways across the country and its territories. After passing a hefty $1 trillion infrastructure bill in November 2021, President Joe Biden’s moves to increase the available number of […]

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China’s electric vehicle subsidy program extended to end of 2023

China’s Ministry of Finance, State Taxation Administration, and Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) announced it will extend its subsidy program for new energy vehicles (NEVs) until the end of 2023. The program was set to be terminated at the end of 2022. The MIIT said the extension was to support the NEV sector’s […]

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Fisker commits to Ocean launch in India with plans for local manufacturing

Fisker has committed to manufacturing the Ocean electric SUV in India, which will help customers avoid hefty import duties to make the vehicle more affordable. Unlike Tesla, Fisker is prepared to commit to a full-fledged manufacturing effort in India, which will bring the automaker’s all-electric vehicles to the market when it eventually starts producing them. […]

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CATL strikes multiple battery deals for commercial electric vehicles

CATL has struck multiple battery supply deals for commercial electric vehicle applications at the IAA Transportation 2022 event in Hanover, Germany. On Friday, the Chinese battery supply company announced it had signed a strategic partnership agreement with Trailer Dynamics and a Memorandum of Understanding with KYBURZ Switzerland. CATL said it reached a partnership agreement with […]

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