Tesla Giga Berlin slated for late-Summer start: Economic Minister reiterates production dates

Tesla Giga Berlin will begin producing cars in late-Summer or early-Fall. After a meeting with the Economic Committee of the Landtag, Brandenburg Economic Minister Jörg Steinbach said that there shouldn’t be major delays as previously reported. Steinbach first confirmed to Teslarati last week that Giga Berlin would be slated for a late-Summer or early-Autumn start after […]

The post Tesla Giga Berlin slated for late-Summer start: Economic Minister reiterates production dates appeared first on TESLARATI.

Green Deals: Ditch oil + gas with Greenworks Pro 80V Brushless Electric Mower at $400, more

Amazon is offering the Greenworks Pro 80V 21-inch Brushless Electric Lawn Mower for $399.99 shipped. Note: Shipping is delayed by 1- to 2-months. Also matched at Best Buy with faster shipping and in-store pickup as part of its Deals of the Day. Down f…

Tesla Autopilot abuser released from jail, buys new Tesla, rides in backseat again

The Tesla Autopilot abuser arrested earlier this week for reckless driving after riding in the back seat of his electric car while operating on Autopilot is out of jail. Now, he is in a new Model 3 and riding around in the backseat once again after claiming that he’s so rich, he can buy a […]

The post Tesla Autopilot abuser released from jail, buys new Tesla, rides in backseat again appeared first on TESLARATI.

Hummer EV off-road prowess, Renault battery swapping, Bolt EV highway range test: Today’s Car News

Renault revives its interest in battery swapping. GM teases the GMC Hummer EV’s off-road toolset. And we take another look at highway range in the Chevy Bolt EV—and a factor that can still cause range anxiety. This and more, here at Green C…

Omni introduces new electric drive for driven axles


Omni Powertrain has introduced a new electrified drive for driven axles in commercial vehicles, terminal tractors and railcar movers. The system features Omni’s F12L gearbox coupled with its tandem Magelec M27D motors. Gear ratios currently available are 1:1, 2:1, 2.97:1 and 3.94:1. The gearbox is rated for a maximum input torque of 1,200 Nm and… Read more »