Lexus EV manual transmission first look: video

Lexus is developing a manual transmission for electric vehicles, and now a video has been released of it in testing. It has been known for a while now that Lexus, and by extension Toyota, have been developing a manual transmission for electric vehicles. Still, until now, there have been no sightings of this transmission actually […]

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GM doubles down on Ultium battery production plant investment

GM and LG will invest an added $275 million into their Ultium battery production facility in Tennessee. Much like the rest of the automotive industry, General Motors is currently supply-constrained regarding battery cells that will go into electric vehicles. Matching the moves of numerous other automakers, GM has chosen to work with LG to expand […]

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Ford battles with dealers over EV sales plan

Ford is now facing pushback from dealers in numerous states over its EV sales plan. Ford is revamping its EV sales model, and the first step in doing so is its “EV Certified” program. This certification is required for any dealer selling Ford electric vehicles. But due to the certification’s requirements, the automaker is now […]

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Ford EV sales handily outpace segment, led by Mustang Mach-E

Ford has released sales data for November, and the company’s electric offerings continue to be the star of the sales report. While Ford’s overall sales shrunk by 7.8% compared to last year, EV sales continued to grow at an incredible pace, up by 102.6% compared to last year and up by 33.34% compared to September. […]

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U.S. EV incentives face challenge in possible meeting with EU

The Biden Administration may be meeting with European leaders to address concerns regarding EV incentives in the U.S., says a leaked report. According to a leaked report to Reuters, leaders from the United States and Europe may be meeting in the near future to come to an understanding regarding electric vehicle incentives in the U.S.. Worldwide […]

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Uber expands autonomous driving service in Texas

Uber has expanded its autonomous freight delivery service with Aurora Innovation in Texas in preparation for the holiday season. Uber is now a leader in the autonomous driving sector as they have expanded its autonomous taxi services around the country. But, perhaps the most unknown segment of Uber’s autonomous driving offerings is within Uber Freight, […]

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Hyundai teases Ionia 5 N performance EV and upcoming EV tech.

Hyundai teased their upcoming Ioniq 5 N, a performance variant of the company’s electric family hauler, and some new technology the company hopes will make electric vehicles more fun to drive. In a video posted today on Hyundai’s Youtube channel, the company not only teased an upcoming performance variant of the Hyundai Ioniq 5, but […]

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VW teases next generation ID.3 and needed upgrades

VW has teased the next generation VW ID.3 and its production plans for the vehicle. In a press release this morning, Volkswagen showed off drawings of the upcoming second generation of the VW ID.3, some key upgrades coming to the vehicle, and production plans. But with all of these details on the trendy EV hatchback, […]

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Canoo delivers first units to U.S. Army

Canoo has delivered its first Light Tactical Vehicles to the U.S. Army for testing and demonstration purposes. Canoo, amongst its countless commercial orders, has received an order for vehicles from the U.S. Army after winning a competitive contract. Now, the company has begun to deliver its first units to the Army for testing and demonstration […]

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Mercedes and Bosch autonomous parking approved for commercial use

The Mercedes self-driving technology created in cooperation with Bosch, allowing for autonomous parking, has been approved for commercial use in Germany. Mercedes has been on the cutting edge of autonomous driving, and now they are showing their strength in the technology with their Intelligent Park Pilot system unveiled today. The system, available on Mercedes S-Class […]

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