Ford and UAW reached a tentative local agreement at Kentucky plant

The United Automotive Workers (UAW) have come to a tentative local agreement at a Ford factory in Kentucky, after the union threatened to put the site’s almost 9,000 workers on strike last week if a deal wasn’t reached. Earlier this month, the UAW threatened to launch a strike at Ford’s most profitable manufacturing facility, the […]

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SEC removes emissions requirements from climate rules draft

Ahead of plans to adopt the updated regulations, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has edited out some of its stricter emissions requirements from corporate climate risk rules. The SEC has removed a requirement for companies listed in the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to disclose their Scope 3 emissions, according to people who […]

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Ford EV Supervan bests Mercedes-Benz AMG, sets three records at Mount Panorama

Ford’s Electric Performance Supervan 4.2 set three records and even beat a Mercedes-Benz AMG at the Thrifty Bathurst 500 at Mount Panorama in Australia, giving fans a chance to “see what electric performance truly means.” The Electric Supervan had driver Romain Dumas at the wheel and finished the 6.2-kilometer, or 3.85-mile track in just 1:56.3247, […]

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Renault 5 €25,000 small EV unveiled at Geneva Auto Show

Renault unveiled the Renault 5 city car at an automotive show in Switzerland this week, with its latest electric vehicle (EV) being a small, affordable option for European markets. As expected, the Renault 5 EV was unveiled at the Geneva International Auto Show on Monday, and it can now be seen on the automaker’s website. […]

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Maserati Folgore EVs land EPA certification to enable deliveries

Maserati’s Grancabrio and Granturismo Folgore electric vehicles landed Certificates of Conformity (CoC) from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) earlier this month, and it appears the company will avoid further delays and deliver the vehicle this year. In 2021, Maserati showed off the Folgore prototypes and aimed to have them delivered by 2023. Delays then became […]

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BYD executive says Tesla is a ‘partner’ in electrification

An executive from Chinese automaker BYD has called Tesla a “partner” in electrifying the transportation sector, noting the U.S. company’s role in helping popularize and educate the public about electric vehicles (EVs). In an interview between Yahoo Finance and BYD Executive Vice President Stella Li on Monday, Li told the publication she thought the global […]

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BYD’s Yangwang U9 will rival Ferrari, Lamborghini, and Tesla Roadster

BYD launched a new high-performance electric supercar under the Yangwang brand on Sunday, and the U9, as it has been named, will rival the brands of Ferrari and Lamborghini and, eventually, the Tesla Roadster. The U9 was unveiled on Sunday in China, the market where it will be exclusively offered, at least at first. Deliveries […]

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Tesla repeats with four titles in S&P Global Mobility Loyalty Awards

Tesla repeated with four titles in the S&P Global Mobility’s Loyalty Awards for 2023, grabbing the same first-place trophies that it did for 2022. Tesla won the Overall Loyalty to Make, Ethnic Market Loyalty to Make, Highest Conquest Percentage, and Alternative Powertrain Loyalty to Make awards for 2023. It was the only manufacturer to secure […]

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Ford NACS adapter briefly leaked, looks similar to Tesla Magic Dock

An image of Ford’s dedicated North American Charging Standard (NACS) adapter has briefly appeared in the veteran automaker’s parts catalog. Based on screenshots of the item that have been shared online, it would appear that Ford’s NACS adapter looks very similar to Tesla’s Magic Dock, which the EV maker uses at some of its Supercharger […]

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Electric Vehicle myth busted (again) in recent Tusker data analysis

Lloyds-owned Tusker recently analyzed data from its over 30,000 electric vehicle (EV) fleet. Tusker busted some EV myths widely spread on social media and sometimes by national newspapers.  Tusker is a leasing company based in the United Kingdom. It busted two EV myths after analyzing data from its electric vehicle fleet. The first myth Tusker […]

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