Nissan has announced that during the current mid-term plan, one third of its Australian volume will include electric technology. Led by the launch of the new Nissan LEAF – which heralds a new era of electrification for the company – Nissan is preparing for the expected spike in electrification and...
As part of its plan to electrify its portfolio from 2021 onward, INFINITI will reveal a new Project Black S prototype in Paris, showcasing how Formula One dual-hybrid electric powertrain technology can be deployed in a road car. Following the 2017 INFINITI Project Black S design study, the new hybrid...
The modern consumer has infinite options when considering where to buy a car. Nowadays, owning a car dealership involves much more than running a business and selling cars. Dealership owners need to be able to market themselves, so the customer knows to go to your dealership – and not...
DS Automobiles, which has been active in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship since the series opened to manufacturers, will run its new car – the DS E-TENSE FE 19 – in association with TECHEETAH from 2018/2019. This partnership brings the first chapter of the brand’s involvement in the electric...
BMW has now announced official prices for the new, 2019 model year BMW 8 Series. The M850i xDrive coupe marks the 8 Series nameplate's return to the North American market after an absence of more than two decades. The coupe is priced from $112,895 (including $995 in destination fees), and...
The Volkswagen brand announced a new all-electric car-sharing platform called ‘WE’ that will launch in Germany in 2019. These services are to be extended to major cities in Europe, North America and Asia as early as 2020. This was announced by the Volkswagen Brand Board Member for Sales, Jürgen...
When owners can recharge car batteries in 15 minutes at a charging station, electric vehicle refueling becomes nearly equivalent to gasoline refueling in the time it takes. Assuming that charging stations are liberally placed, drivers can lose their “range anxiety” and drive long distances without worries. Conventional lithium-ion batteries cannot...
When Road & Track reviewed the Tesla Model 3 earlier this year, we found it to be a compelling and potentially revolutionary vehicle. It should be: The version we drove carried a $52,500 sticker price. Where's that $35,000 American-built electric car Elon Musk promised us? Still very much not...
Renault-Nissan Alliance will launch 12 separate all-electric vehicles globally by 2022 as part of the ‘Alliance 2022’ six-year strategic plan that also fully integrates recently acquired Mitsubishi Motors in their alliance. Over the same period, the Alliance will introduce 40 models with different levels of autonomy, including at least one...
Kia has added a plug-in hybrid version of the stylish and spacious Optima Sportswagon to its growing fleet of alternative-powertrain models. It will be sold as a single, highly specified stand-alone model priced at £32,645 after the Government’s plug-in car grant of £2,500. The Optima Sportswagon PHEV joins the Optima...