Tag Archives: Electric Vehicles

Jaguar Finally Confirms the 2019 I-Pace Has a Range of 234 Miles

The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace has generated plenty of buzz, with the automaker expecting it to produce 240 miles of range on a single charge. The official result, per multiple reports, is that Jaguar landed a few miles shy of that target, clocking in at 234 total.

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Faraday Future to Lay Off Staff and Cut Wages Amid More Money Troubles

Citing a dispute with its primary investor, Faraday Future announced today employee salaries and hourly wages will be cut by 20 percent, CEO Jia Yueting’s salary has been reduced to $1 a year, and the company is facing an unclear amount of layoffs as it tries to stay afloat long enough to secure new financing and…

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Here’s What the Production Porsche Taycan Could Look Like

I’m excited for the Porsche Taycan, Porsche’s upcoming all-electric sedan. We’ve yet to see the production version of the sleek thing (though the “concept” will pretty much be it), but some artistic renderings of what it could look like show something extremely promising.

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Jaguar is Thinking About Phasing Out Internal Combustion Engines in Favor of Becoming an All-EV Brand Within Five Years

With more and more attention being paid to the terrifying issue of climate change, we’ve seen more and more automakers experimenting with their own version of the electric vehicle as an attempt to stay in tune with the needs of our planet. Now, Jaguar is considering being one of the first brands intending to entirely…

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Feds Sue Elon Musk for Fraud, Want Him Barred From Being Tesla CEO 

The Securities and Exchange Commission filed a lawsuit on Thursday against Tesla CEO Elon Musk for alleged securities fraud, calling his previous tweets about having the “funding secured” to take Tesla private a “series of false and misleading statements.”

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Remember How the Founder of Rimac Started With an Electric BMW E30 Conversion?

When Rimac Automobili’s electric supercars aren’t getting totaled by Richard Hammond of The Grand Tour, they’re setting 0 to 60 mph times of under two seconds, which is insane. But a lot of us forget that the empire started with an electric-converted BMW E30, of all things. It’s incredible to see how far it’s come.

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Electric Startup Lucid Motors is Doing One Big Thing Right

Electric car startup Lucid Motors is riding sky-high at the moment, having just secured a $1 billion investment to kickstart production of its first electric car. Coinciding with that announcement, Lucid said on Tuesday that it’s teaming up with Volkswagen’s electric charging company, Electrify America, which will…

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Let’s Talk About What Happens to Old Electric Car Batteries

It might not be the first thing you think of, but it’s definitely a question that has entered the minds of many people looking at the electric car world: what actually happens to all those old car batteries when you can’t use them anymore? It’s not something we’ve had to worry about for our IC cars, but EVs? They’re…

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Tesla Hasn’t Started Developing a Time Machine ‘YET’: Court Filing

Tesla has been fairly busy as of late trying to ramp up production of the Model 3 sedan while having to address the innumerable controversies CEO Elon Musk has drummed up on Twitter. It also has a number of products in the works—a semi, a new Roadster, an all-electric crossover, a pickup truck (maybe). One thing it’s…

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Cadillac is Putting Their Diesel Program on Hold Because the Future Looks Electric

There was a period in the recent past where it looked like the future might be powered by diesel engines. With a generally greater fuel efficiency than your standard gasoline engine, the automotive industry today could have been massively different. Then, dieselgate happened and manufacturers got a little hesitant…

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