Tesla breaks ground for its upcoming Gigafactory in Shanghai

Tesla breaks ground for its upcoming Gigafactory in Shanghai

On January 7, Tesla founder Elon Musk along with the Mayor of Shanghai participated in the groundbreaking ceremony for the carmaker’s first factory outside the US – it’s Shanghai Gigafactory.

BMW Group sells more than 140,000 electrified vehicles globally in 2018

BMW Group sells more than 140,000 electrified vehicles globally in 2018

The BMW Group sold more than 140,000 electrified (battery-electric and plug-in hybrid) vehicles in 2018. In total, 142,617 (+38.4%) electrified BMW and Mini vehicles were delivered to customers around the world last year.

23 January 2019

Coventry University Technology Park

newMobility LiVE brings together leading visionaries from across the transportation arena to connect, inform and debate the future of mobility. Join a truly unique conference and networking event hosted at the National Transport Museum, TechnoCentre and National Transport Design Centre in Coventry. Find out More

Panasonic debuts new scalable eMobility concept

Panasonic debuts new scalable eMobility concept

Panasonic Corporation announced that it has developed the next generation of a new 48V ePowertrain platform for small electric vehicles (EVs).

Tesla slashes $2000 off its entire model range

Tesla slashes $2000 off its entire model range

In the fourth quarter of 2018, Tesla produced and delivered at the rate of nearly 1,000 vehicles per day, setting new company records for both production and deliveries.

Daimler delivers the first electric Freightliner truck to Penske Truck Leasing in US

Daimler delivers the first electric Freightliner truck to Penske Truck Leasing in US

With the hand-over of the first fully electric Freightliner eM2, Daimler Trucks has started day to day-operation testing of heavy-duty and medium-duty e-trucks in the United States. On December 20th, 2018, Daimler’s subsidiary Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) handed over the first medium-duty Freightliner eM2 to US customer Penske Truck Leasing Corporation in Los Angeles.

Electra Meccanica on-track to commence production and delivery of its EV Solo

Electra Meccanica on-track to commence production and delivery of its EV Solo

Electra Meccanica has produced over 40 manually-built vehicles at their first manufacturing facility in Vancouver, BC and delivered them to customers throughout the United States and Canada.

Groupe Renault to acquire stake in JMEV, a Chinese EV manufacturer, owned by JMCG

Groupe Renault to acquire stake in JMEV, a Chinese EV manufacturer, owned by JMCG

Groupe Renault and JMCG announced an agreement according to which Groupe Renault will buy a significant stake in JMEV, a subsidiary of JMCG and one of the main EV player in China. Today China represents 50% of the worldwide EV market.

EV start-up NIO launches its new SUV ES6 in China

EV start-up NIO launches its new SUV ES6 in China

NIO Inc., a pioneer in China’s premium electric vehicle market, launched the NIO ES6 during the annual NIO Day celebration. This high-performance long-range electric SUV starts at a pre-subsidy price of RMB358,000 ($50,120), and is available for pre-order via the NIO app, with delivery to start in June 2019.