Thursday, January 20th, 2022

Tag: electric

Chinese electric car start-up Nio reveals a new sedan AR VR glasses

Nio’s et5 electric sedan is set to begin deliveries in Sept. 2022. Nio BEIJING — Chinese electric car company Nio revealed Saturday a new sedan and custom augmented reality (AR) glasses that reduce the...

Ford’s electric vehicles have given its stock a jolt

Today, Farley is CEO himself — he replaced Hackett five months after that purchase — and the stock is now worth four times as much. Apparently, his confidence in Ford hasn’t waned. Farley hasn’t...

Washington Post wonders if Black and Latino neighborhoods need to fight for electric vehicle charging stations

Media top headlines December 10 In media news today, MSNBC primetime hosts avoid the Jussie Smollet verdict, The View Gushes over Hillary Clinton’s would-be 2016 victory speech, and CNBC’s Jim Cramer gushes about the...

BMW unveils high-performance XM hybrid electric concept vehicle

BMW on Monday evening unveiled a new high-performance concept vehicle that previews an electrified crossover expected to begin production late next year in South Carolina. The new production car, called the BMW XM, will...

Nissan to invest $17.6 billion to ramp up electric vehicle offering

Japanese automotive giant Nissan is to invest 2 trillion yen (around $17.6 billion) over the next five years to speed up the electrification of its product line. Nissan said on Monday it would aim...

Biden’s test drive of electric Hummer helped increase reservations

U.S. President Joe Biden gestures after driving a Hummer EV during a tour at the General Motors ‘Factory ZERO’ electric vehicle assembly plant in Detroit, Michigan, November 17, 2021. Jonathan Ernst | Reuters DETROIT...

GM makes a move into the electric boat business

General Motors said it bought a 25 percent stake in Pure Watercraft, valuing the electric boat startup at $600 million. GM is offering $150 million in a combination of cash and payment-in-kind, which includes...

GM takes a stake in electric boating start-up Pure Watercraft

General Motors, which has billed itself as “all in on electrification” this year, has acquired a 25% stake in Pure Watercraft, a Seattle start-up that makes electric outboard motors for boats, the companies told...

New homes in England must have electric vehicle charging points

A charging cable plugged into a Volvo electric vehicle in London on November 18, 2020. TOLGA AKMEN | AFP | Getty Images New homes in England will be required to have charging points for...

Rivian’s electric van for Amazon might have less range than expected, report says

Rivian Automotive Inc.’s electric vans for e-commerce retailer Amazon.com may have a more limited range than what was previously disclosed, The Information reported on Friday, citing a driver testing the vehicle. The driver told...