E-Transit – coming in 2024

electric ford fleet van
The latest global announcement by Ford provides some insight into the urgency of the EV transition plans for Australian fleets – you have plenty of time. Unless you’re planning to have a fleet of Tesla Model 3 or Model Y, there’s no rush to place your orders for electric cars, vans or trucks. Fleet Managers […]

MG launch latest EV model

MG electric SUV
MG launched the latest, and best value, electric vehicle in Australia this month. The new ZS EV is available in the entry level ‘Excite’ model at an unrivalled $44,990 drive away price. At this price point, it will be a very attractive novated lease with the FBT exemption on salary packaged electric vehicles. Peter Ciao, […]

Genesis GV60 – a luxury EV SUV


Genesis launched its first SUV designed on the new E-GMP platform which is an electric vehicle from the beginning (compared to earlier EVs which were adapted ICE vehicles). And looking closely you can see the distinct design elements of a compact dash, flat floor and a FRUNK. With the new platform and technology, the GV60 […]

Luxury EV sedan with 500+ kilometre range

EV car
Genesis Motors Australia is pleased to announce the first-ever Electrified G80 luxury sedan. The EV G80 AWD will provide a refined, zero-emission range halo model, sitting above G80 3.5T AWD Luxury Pack, while setting a new standard for luxurious electric sedans. Electrified G80 features a twin motor AWD system that provides 272kW (from dual 136kW […]

EVs don’t need to be small

large EV new kia
Kia is getting ready to release the EV9 which is a large SUV (think Nissan Patrol size) which demonstrates how fast battery and electric powertrain technology is developing. The EV9 is being out through an intensive final round of testing before the world debate in 2023. It will become the flagship model for Kia and […]

Genesis G80 EV – pricing and specifications

luxury ev sedan
The first-ever all-electric luxury sedan from Genesis has arrived in Australia in the form of Electrified G80. Electrified G80 AWD provides a refined, zero-emission range halo model, sitting above G80 3.5T AWD Luxury Pack, while setting a new standard for luxurious electric sedans. Electrified G80 features a twin motor AWD system that provides 272kW (from […]

Another EV from Mercedes-Benz – EQB

Charging a Benz EV
Mercedes-Benz continues the Australian rollout of its Mercedes-EQ family of fully electric vehicles by introducing the EQB, a cleverly packaged compact SUV with family-friendly dimensions, astonishing flexibility and the option to carry up to seven people. It joins the compact EQA and medium EQC SUVs in the rapidly-growing Mercedes-EQ SUV line-up, alongside an all-electric luxury […]

How much does it cost to service an EV?

rear view of EV
When Hyundai released details of the updated IONIQ 5 they included the fixed price servicing schedule. Unfortunately it’s not the low cost, maintenance free ownership that Fleet Managers hoped for with electric vehicles. There are fewer moving parts in EVs but they still need regular inspections that involve trained automotive technicians, diagnostic tools, and workshops […]