EVs

Volkswagen ID Buzz to kick-start wave of enthusiast-oriented EVs

Volkswagen ID Buzz to kick-start wave of enthusiast-oriented EVs

The electric rebirth of one of Volkswagen’s best-known and biggest-selling vehicles will show that “people who love cars” work at the company, said CEO Ralf Brandstätter. The ID Buzz van, a retrofuturistic reimagining of the original Type 2, will be revealed on 9 March as the latest entry into the rapidly expanding family of MEB-based …

Volkswagen ID Buzz to kick-start wave of enthusiast-oriented EVs Read More »

Bollinger puts rugged B1 and B2 on ice to focus on commercial EVs

Bollinger puts rugged B1 and B2 on ice to focus on commercial EVs

Michigan-based EV start up Bollinger, which has garnered interest worldwide in recent years with its plans to launch a range of rugged, hardcore electric 4x4s, is postponing passenger car development to focus on commercial vehicles. The firm showed its straight-edged B1 SUV and B2 pick-up truck at the 2019 Los Angeles motor show in near-production-ready form, even …

Bollinger puts rugged B1 and B2 on ice to focus on commercial EVs Read More »

Bollinger Motors Cancels B1, B2 In Shift To Commercial EVs

Bollinger Motors Cancels B1, B2 In Shift To Commercial EVs

The 2019 Bollinger Motors electric SUV is displayed during the Los Angeles Auto Show, Thursday, Nov. … [+] 30, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson) ASSOCIATED PRESS Bollinger Motors is shifting away from the passenger vehicle market to focus on commercial electric vehicles. The company announced the change today, saying that it will “postpone” …

Bollinger Motors Cancels B1, B2 In Shift To Commercial EVs Read More »

Turkish start-up Togg previews five new EVs with CES concept

Turkish start-up Togg previews five new EVs with CES concept

Turkish technology firm Togg has made its public debut at the CES show in Las Vegas, showing off a highly autonomous concept car that it refers to as a ‘smart device’.  CEO Mehmet Gürcan Karakas said the company isn’t a traditional automotive manufacturer. “We define ourselves as a technology company,” he explained. “That is why we are …

Turkish start-up Togg previews five new EVs with CES concept Read More »

Stellantis and Amazon collaborate on digital cockpit for future EVs

Stellantis and Amazon collaborate on digital cockpit for future EVs

Stellantis will work with Amazon to develop a new SmartCockpit connectivity platform for vehicles launching globally from 2024. The two firms have partnered to “create a suite of software-based products and services that seamlessly integrate with customers’ digital lives and add value over time through regular over-the-air (OTA) software updates”. The SmartCockpit platform will be rolled …

Stellantis and Amazon collaborate on digital cockpit for future EVs Read More »

Korean EVs Triumph As Mustang Mach-E Takes 5th In First-Ever Best Cars Of The Year Awards

Korean EVs Triumph As Mustang Mach-E Takes 5th In First-Ever Best Cars Of The Year Awards

The inaugural Best Cars of the Year winners: Kia EV6 (left) and Hyundai IONIQ 5 (right) Photos by Hyundai and Kia Two new stand-out Korean electric vehicles, the Kia EV6 and the Hyundai IONIQ 5, have tied for first place and were declared joint winners in the inaugural Best Cars of the Year 2021/2022 awards …

Korean EVs Triumph As Mustang Mach-E Takes 5th In First-Ever Best Cars Of The Year Awards Read More »