Polestar 2 gets major update


Polestar has announced a major update for the MY24 model of the Polestar 2. It’s sounds a long way out but Australian orders will start in Q2 2023 with deliveries in Q3. The changes sound significant and will reflect the design language premiered by Polestar 3 as well as performance increases from all-new electric motors, […]

LDV eDeliver 9 now on sale in Australia


Aimed squarely at sole traders, SMEs, transport companies and corporate fleets who want to reduce their environmental footprint, the eDeliver 9 delivers even more for Australian businesses thanks to whisper quiet progress, reduced maintenance costs and, importantly, zero battery impact on cargo space. “In just two short years, the Deliver 9 carved out a solid […]

LDV electric ute – pricing and specification


LDV has launched Australia’s first electric ute, the eT60. This seminal moment in Australia’s automotive history marks a turning point in the electrification of commercial vehicles – and proves that weekends don’t have to end just yet. The LDV T60 is an undoubted success story, totaling 23,947 sales (YTD Oct22) since its launch in September […]

EQV by Merceds-EQ


The new EQV by Mercedes-EQ, the EV-focused division of Mercedes-Benz, heralds a new era for the luxury people mover. It has been designed to meet the needs of both family buyers and professional drivers seeking a more environmentally friendly way to transport up to seven people in spacious comfort and trademark Mercedes-Benz style. The latest […]

Updated Lexus UX 300e gets more range


The Lexus UX 300e compact all-electric SUV – the luxury lifestyle brand’s first-ever zero-emissions vehicle – has received significant updates including an extended 450km1 driving range ahead of its local arrival in 2023. Following the recent comprehensive update for the UX 200 and UX 250h compact SUV variants, the silent-running urban adventurer further expands its performance […]

Roev releases pricing for ute EV conversions


Roev has released proposed pricing and product details for electric ute conversions as part of their EV Fleet Program. After months of engagement with interested fleet customers, Roev is confident that their solution provides a genuine opportunity to start the transition to electric utes now. “There is huge demand for electric utes in Australia, particularly […]

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Plenty has been written about the new Tesla Model Y. Some journos have even been invited to drive one (no FOMO at all). I wanted to write something but couldn’t force that many superlatives into one sentence. Then, at the EV Expo in Canberra, held by the Australian Electric Vehicle Association early in August, I […]

IONIQ 6 achieves 600km+ range


Hyundai Motor Company announced that its IONIQ 6 electrified streamliner will deliver 614 km of all-electric range per charge, according to the Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP). IONIQ 6 customers will benefit from Hyundai Motor Group’s commitment to develop advanced battery technology that enables stress-free driving performance and long range. With WLTP-rated energy […]