Latest EVs on the market

April Bolduc, S Curve Strategies

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We like to geek out on the latest electric vehicle news from global automakers.  We add to the list when news breaks.

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April 22: Nikola Motors shoots for the moon with 5 new electric vehicles. CleanTechnica

April 22: Happy Earth Day: Here’s why now is a great time to buy an electric car. Forbes

April 22: Infiniti Q Inspiration production car likely to get electrification rolling. Automotive News

April 21: 7 more shiny Shanghai Auto Show highlights — Karma SC1, Karma Revero, NIO ET, Nexo Air Purification, Zedriv GC!, GC2 and GT3. CleanTechnica

April 21: VW electric car policy push — more fully electric cars (small ones) fewer PHEVs. CleanTechnica

April 20: With six new models Rivian could be Tesla’s biggest threat. CarBuzz

April 19: Honda will soon be building EVs and more hybrids in Ohio. Car and Driver

April 18: West Coast utilities launch study for I-5 EV infrastructure to move freight. Power Engineering

March 14: 2020 Tesla Model Y first details: 300-mile electric SUV, starting around $48k. Green Car Reports

March 10: Electric minivans at the Geneva Motor Show. Wired

March 10: This Ford F-150 pickup truck hides electric secret: It’s a Rivian R1T. Inside EVs

March 9: The next Ghost might be Rolls-Royce’s first electric car. BMW Blog

March 9: 2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid: The green all-terrain machine. Fox News

March 9: MG set to launch its first electric vehicle. Carwhale

March 8: How electric cars are dominating the Geneva Motor Show. Euronews

March 8: Porsche is boosting production for its first electric car. Bloomberg

March 8: Audi e-Tron Sportback electric SUV edges closer to production form. Green Car Reports

March 8: Honda to sell only electric cars in Europe by 2025. Electronics360

March 8: Nissan says its electric car has become the first to break 400,000 in sales. CNBC

March 7: 10 electric cars getting in gear at Geneva Motor Show 2019. Dezeen

March 7: Arcfox shows off 1,609-horsepower electric car in Geneva. Autoblog

March 7: Tesla electric car competitor Nio Scales back factory plan. CBS San Francisco

March 6: German automakers will spend $45 billion on electric vehicles over the next three years. Business Insider.

March 6: Tesla Model 3 helps electric car sales surge in California. Electrek

March 6: Freightliner co-creating electric vehicles with customers. Truck News

March 6: This is what it takes for a Tesla Model S to become a police car. Mashable

March 6: Volvo’s US Polestar electric car plans in flux over China tariffs. Green Car Reports

March 6: Volvo releases its first vegan electric car in 2020. Veg News

March 5: Kia reveals “Imagine by Kia” electric car concept at 2019 Geneva Motor Show. The Drive

March 5: Audi’s new Q4 e-Tron concept is a compact electric crossover with 280 miles of range. TechCrunch

March 5: Seat el-Born: it’s Spain’s first MEB electric car. Car Magazine

March 4: Geneva Auto Show electric Jaguar wins Car of the Year. Forbes

March 4: Sono unveils production version of Sion electric car with solar power. Electrek

March 4: Cummins to provide the U.S. Postal Service with eight fully-electric vehicles in California. Associated Press

March 4: VW electric-powered dune buggy crams futuristic tech into a retro package. The Verge

March 3: 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric — Even a frigid winter can’t stop this battery crossover. Forbes

March 3: Tesla’s $35,000 Model 3 arrives. Wired

March 2: 2019 Nissan Leaf Plug pricing announced, takes aim at $35,000 Tesla Model 3. The Drive

February 28: Hyundai to intro electric car on its own dedicated EV platform in 2020. Electrek

February 28: 2019 Nissan Leaf Plus vs. 2011 Nissan Leaf: 5 takeaways over 8 years. Green Car Reports

February 27: Mercedes enlists quantum computing to build a better electric vehicle battery. Wall Street Journal

February 27: Honda’s adorable EV prototype is looking more like a real car. The Verge

February 27: Rivian’s patent reveals electric truck’s ability to auto-adjust to removable modules. Teslarati

February 26: Porsche to make electric SUV: the Porsche Macan gets an overhaul. USA Today

February 25: Warren Buffett: “Electric cars are very much in America’s future.” Futurism

February 25: BYD breaks ground on new 20 GWh battery gigafactory for electric cars. Electrek

February 24: First U.S. Kona Electric delivery, Hyundai EV strategy. Inside EVs

February 15: Amazon invests in Rivian, a Tesla rival in electric vehicles. The New York Times

January 31: Tesla turns another profit, ramps up production. CNBC

January 9: VW, Ford to reveal deeper alliance next week. US News & World Report

January 9: Mercedes-Benz EQC Electric Crossover makes US debut at CES 2019. The Drive

January 9: Nissan Leaf electric car gets longer range: 40% battery power for Leaf e+. USA Today

January 9: What we know about Byton, a Chinese EV startup with sites set on the US. Car and Driver

January 8: Peterbilt adds the 220EV medium0duty electric model to its EV model range. Commercial Carrier Journal

January 8: Santa Clara-based Tesla competitor seeks $500M in new funding. Silicon Valley Business Journal

January 7: Harley-Davidson, Panasonic team up on LiveWire electric motorcycle. PC Magazine

January 7: Bell’s hybrid-electric flying car will be available via Uber by the mid-2020s. The Verge

January 7: A look into 2019 for the fun utility vehicle maker Archimoto. Clean Technica

January 5: Audi returns to Super Bowl with electric car ads. Inside EVs

January 4: The all-electric Volvo Polestar 2 will be the first car with Google’s native Android Auto. The Verge

January 4: Infiniti reveals electric QX inspiration concept ahead of 2019 NAIAS Debut. The Drive

January 3: Electric vehicle sales up 130% in 2018, 210% in Q4 2018 says US Electric Car Sales Report. Clean Technica

January 2: 4 U.S. electric vehicle trends to watch in 2019. Forbes


December 30: Here are the new all-electric vehicles coming in 2019. Electrek

October 31: EV Company News for the Month of October 2018. Seeking Alpha

October 31: The 10 best electric cars you can buy, including Teslas. Investor Place

October 30: Bentley considering electric vehicle, report says — the Flying B is looking for ways to reduce emissions. CNET Road Show

October 30: Chevy eCOPO Camaro hints at 800-volt charging. Honda joins too. Green Car Reports

October 30: Cummins and Hyundai made an all-electric excavator as heavy machinery goes electric. Electrek

October 28: Tesla Semi reservation holder says deliveries are expected in 2020. Electrek

October 28: Orders for 261-MPG Volkswagen XL1 exceed production of 200. Green Car Reports

October 27: Toyota could revive MR2 as an electric sports car. Motor1

October 26: VW CEO says they’ll have ‘EVs as good as Tesla’s for half the price by 2020.’ Electrek

October 26: GM challenges Trump administration to start a nationwide zero-emissions vehicle program. The Verge

October 25: The Zoom Stryder is the full suspension electric scooter I’ve needed. Electrek

October 23: Zero Motorcycles announces new 2019 model line with more power, longer range and fresh styling. Zero Motorcycles

October 23: Dyson will build new electric vehicle in Singapore, starting in 2021. Forbes

October 23: Ford is making its move in all-electric vehicles. Seeking Alpha

October 21: 2020 Audi e-Tron GT will directly inherit some Porsche Taycan DNA. Car Buzz

October 21: Flux Mopeds is the US-based affordable electric scooter company you’ve never heard of. Electrek

October 21: Electric Iveco Acco by SEA Electric will clean up Australia. InsideEVs

October 19: Apple’s working on tech specifically for high-end electric sports cars. iDrop News

October 19: Cadillac luxury goes green with China-built CT6 Plug-In. The Virginian-Pilot

October 15: The Porsche Taycan will be the electric car to beat. Jalopnik

October 13: Jaguar is thinking about phasing out internal combustion engines in favor of becoming an ell-EV brand within five years. Jalopnik

October 15: The Mercedes GLE plug-in aims for 62 miles on electric power. Autoweek

October 12: Here’s everything we need to know about the 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric.

October 3: Mercedes’ EQ Silver Arrow blends classic design with electric superpowers. The Verge

August 20: Rimac is Bringing a Custom California Edition of its New Hypercar to Monterey Car Week. The Drive

August 20: Report: Saudi Arabia May Invest in Aspiring Tesla Rival Lucid Motors. The Drive

August 20: BMW X3 Plug-In Hybrid Will Have Hot Hatch Levels Of Power. CarBuzz

August 19: Workhorse brings an electric pickup truck, helicopter to Manhattan. Ars Technica

August 17: Talking tech with Elon Musk! $25,000 car possible in three years. Marques Brownlee

August 17: BMW, Kia & Porsche Shine, Tesla Sinks -- Germany Electric Car Sales July 2018 and YTD. Clean Technica 

August 17: Commentary: Electric car and fuel cell advocates should agree to agree.  Green Car Reports

August 16: Chinese electric vehicle maker NIO files IPO -- China BEV SUV market landscape. Nanalyze

August 16: Electric delivery vehicles are getting event better with new advances by companies like Bosch and Tropos Motors. Electrek

August 15: Bollinger give a fascia refresh to its upcoming all-electric B1 truck. Electrek. 

August 15: Rivian nearing launch of premium EV pickup, SUV. Wards Auto

August 14: Nissan's Chinese joint-venture is working on 20 new electrified vehicles. Electrek

August 13: VW commercial uses Flintstones and Jetsons to promote EVs. New York Daily News 

August 13: Plug Into the Present VW education and awareness campaign launch.

August 13: Lexus CEO says EVs are a 'much more complex issue' than we may think. Jalopnik

August 11: Tesla ridesharing company launches in Calgary. Clean Technica

July 21: Jaguar's I-Pace raises the bar for electric cars. Robb Report

June 17: Audi E-Tron EV to offer solutions for customer’s home. Drivers Magazine

June 17: Kymco’s new electric scooters could be the sign of a coming boom. The Verge

June 15: Musk company to build Chicago-to-O’Hare express transport. AP

June 13: Electrify America to spend $44 million on Sacramento-area electric vehicles. Sacramento Bee

June 13: Automakers make plea to 9 state governors to help boost electric, zero-emissions car sales. Green Car Reports

June 13: Chinese electric-car startup Byton reveals its second concept: a Level 4 self-driving sedan. Green Car Reports

June 12: GM plans expanded Bolt production, 20 new EVs by 2023.  Akron Beacon Journal

June 12: Google Founder Larry Page’s Kitty Hawk Flying Car Project Resurfaces. Cleantechnia

June 12: Tesla to Cut Workforce by 9%; Musk Says It Won’t Affect Model 3 Production. Greentech Media

June 8: Kia Niro EV specs revealed at latest Korean car show. Green Car Reports

June 7: Electric trucks coming from Daimler, Freightliner, Volvo, and others. Green Car Reports

June 5: Why Subaru Is Happy to Be Last in Electric Race. Bloomberg

May 30: Electric vehicles will grow from 3 million to 125 million by 2030, International Energy Agency forecasts. CNBC

May 30: Electric Vehicles on the Road Are Set to Triple in Two Years. Bloomberg

May 29: EVs Could Save California Billions in Energy Storage Investment. Greentech Media

May 22: Electric buses are all the rage. Here's why. Energy & Environment News

May 22: Buying into the EV future? Maybe try leasing it. Bloomberg

May 22: Port of Oakland tries out battery-electric Class 8 truck. Next-Gen Transportation News

May 22: These six Chinese cities dominate global EV sales. Bloomberg

May 21: Electric Jaguar E-Type whisks royal couple from Windsor Castle. Green Car Reports

May 21: "Don't buy electric!" -- car dealerships dismiss EVs, study finds. Digital Trends

May 20: Tesla's $35K Model 3 could now cost you $78K. Bloomberg

May 20: Elon Musk announces Tesla Model 3 AWD, performance Model 3 specs. Green Car Reports

May 20: Mark Webber drives Porsche Mission E on test track. Motor 1

May 20: Watch Tesla unsuccessfully try to rollover the Model X all-electric SUV. Electrek

May 18: CEO of world's largest car company flexes on Tesla, touts best-selling electric cars, and says range anxiety is no longer an issue. Business Insider

May 17: BMW reveals its self-driving, electric iNext vision for the future. Green Car Reports

May 15: 2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid first drive. Green Car Reports

May 13: Electric motorcycle company Alta Motors sets sights on scaling up for global markets. CleanTechnica

May 13: Rolls-Royce to switch to ‘full electric’ cars by 2040. Financial Times

May 8: Latest stats for CA EV car sales. Veloz

May 8: Canadian electric-carmaker Electra Meccanica delivers first vehicle to U.S. Green Car Reports

May 2: Winnebago strengthens its position in the production of EVs. Iowa Public Radio

May 2: Elon Musk's plan for a new Tesla plant could set off a gold rush. USA Today

May 2: 2019 Toyota Avalon Hybrid first drive review: understated efficiency. Green Car Reports

May 2: FedEx and UPS burn less gas to deliver boxes.  Green Car Reports

May 2: Ford to launch new all-electric vehicles for ride-hailing services in China. Electrek

May 2: Germany's electric cars are coming for Musk and Tesla. Bloomberg

May 2: EV Company to open R&D facility in Milpitas. Milpitas Patch

May 1: 2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid: the subtly earthy type. Green Car Reports

April 30: Toyota announces electric C-HR for China in Beijing. Green Car Reports

April 27: California university gets country's first battery-electric bus fleet. Green Car Reports

April 26: Honda debuts Everus electric car for China, based on the HR-V. Green Car Reports

April 25: BMW debuts iX3 SUV electric car. Green Car Reports

April 24: Infiniti announces new electric car lineup based on Q Inspiration. Green Car Reports

April 19: Report: Some electric buses are already cheaper to run than legacy buses. Charged EV Magazine. 

April 9: Buick announces new PHEV, BEV models for China. Charged EV Magazine

April 2: Electric Cars Could Save Ride-Sharing Drivers $5,200 a year.  Greentech Media

March 24: Your next car could be a 3D-printed EV -- only $7,500 and built in 3 days.  CleanTechnica

March 23: EV Buyer's Guide: How to pick one and what you'll need to bring it home. The Autoblog

March 23: Nissan sees electric car sales surging to one million by 2022. US News & World Report

March 22: All-electric BMW i4 to be production version of i Vision Dynamics concept. Green Car Reports 

March 22: Via Motors to collaborate with Chinese company Geely on electric pick-up trucks. Green Car Reports

March 21: Tesla shows off electric semi truck prototype at private event for big customer PepsiCo. Electrek

March 20: 2019 Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid gets 25 miles from revised battery. Green Car Reports

March 19: VW built a new all-electric prototype racing car to clime Pikes Peak this summer. Electrek

March 19: Video: BMW made a super cool eco-friendly catalog for its i3 electric car. Adweek

March 18: Audi is charging up for an all-out attack on Tesla. NASDAQ

March 18: Exclusive Interview: Creative Director Ian Callum reveals the story of Jaguar's electric dream. Forbes

March 16: Nissan Leaf SUV will be "breakthrough model" that cracks the mainstream. Autocar

March 5: Mercedes-Benz EQC crossover will be first mass-produced EV. Auto Industriya

March 5: Toyota starts $2.8 billion for self-driving car software venture, called Toyota Research Institute-Advanced Development. Automotive News

March 5:  Driver Education: Waymo launches ad campaign in AZ telling drivers to chill out and not be afraid of their self-driving cars.  Automotive News

March 4:  Tesla Model 3 on track to surpass sales of best-selling Chevy Bolt. The Motley Fool

March 4: Nissan ePower Van will have plug-in hybrid technology similar to the Chevy Volt.  It is available in Japan and no date set yet for the U.S. Auto News

March 3:  Illinois-based Rivian Automotive says electric five passenger truck available in 2020 with seven-passenger SUV to follow.  Startup bought former Mitsubishi Motors North America plant in the state. The Pantagraph

March 2: GM’s Maven car-sharing program choses Austin to launch its fleet of all-electric of Chevy Bolt cars. Electrek

March 2:  Jaguar introduces first all-electric car with 240-mile range, an SUV called the I-Pace. CNBC

March 1:  Hyundai Kona electric crossover almost hits 300 miles of range. While the gasoline version launches in the U.S. this month, it is unclear when the electric version will be available. The Motley Fool  

March 1: Driver Education: EVgo drops prices and simplifies rates so they are easier for drivers to use and understand. Forbes

March 1:  Formula 1 team creates all-electric vehicle platform scalable in midsize or large EVs. ARS Technica

March 1: Porsche says all-electric Mission E will maintain high speeds longer than Tesla Model S. Electrek

March 1:  Dyson to launch electric car division with 300 of its employees. The Register.  

February 27:  Ford Aspire Electric sedan launches next year in India, Ford’s cheapest car yet. Cartoq

February 25:  Toyota develops magnet for electric cars to cut costs.  The Drive

February 25:  Porsche to launch all-electric car in India in 2020. The Economic Times

February 25:  BIAC and Daimler invest $1.9 billion in to expand EV production in China. Green Car Congress

February 22:  UPS adds 50 electric delivery trucks to fleet. MSN

February 22:  Miramar Marine Base begins autonomous vehicle testing. UCMC news release

February 20:  Volvo confirms and all-electric compact SUV is coming. Electrek  

February 5:  Clean Technica’s running list of all plug-in cars that are available both inside and outside the U.S. CleanTechnica 

February 5: EV Sales -- 768,700 in U.S., 367,000 in CA, 14,200 charging stations in CA, 31 hydrogen fueling stations in CA, 42 models available in CA. Veloz  

January 31:  Harley-Davidson will have an electric motorcycle within 18 months. Digital Trends

January 14:  Ford plans $11 billion investment, 40 electric cars by 2022. Reuters  


October 2:  GM announces future is all-electric, with two new models in 2018 and at least 18 more by 2023. Wired

July 28:  Tesla Model 3 to debut: First buyers get long-awaited electric car. USA Today

July 15:  Every Volvo it launches from 2019 will have an electric motor. Volvo News Release

May 26:  Chevy's 2017 Bolt EV is an all-electric all-star -- sturdy, swift and silent. LA Times