Honda planning to increase its share of hybrids by 2030Mon, 24, Oct 2016
Honda CEO Takahiro Hachigo wants more than two-thirds of the company's U.S. sales in 2030 to come from green cars such as traditional hybrids, plug-ins, fuel cell vehicles and EVs.
Faraday falls behind on plant construction billsFri, 21, Oct 2016
A construction firm working on Faraday Future's $1 billion Nevada factory has warned the electric-car startup that it could face a work stoppage over millions of dollars in unpaid bills, raising questions about Faraday's financial condition.
Tesla says it will roll out Uber-style ride services programThu, 20, Oct 2016
Tesla plans to announce details of its planned ride-services program next year. The electrical vehicle maker picked an unusual spot to provide an update on the effort: a website disclaimer.
Mini gets a plug-in hybrid next yearMon, 17, Oct 2016
Mini will launch two electric vehicles in the next three years, starting next year with a plug-in hybrid version of the redesigned Countryman. A plug-in electric will follow in 2019 using the architecture of a current model.
More EVs? Stay tunedMon, 10, Oct 2016
Chasing the Chevrolet Bolt, with its 238-mile range, several automakers say they will come to market with EVs featuring lower prices and better ranges than the first generation. It's fair to ask why. There's a good reason.
Prius Prime plug-in aims to cure range and cost anxietySun, 09, Oct 2016
Toyota has positioned its Prius Prime as a value play: a car for buyers who want to dip their toe into the electric-car market but don't want to take any chances with range anxiety, or pay a premium that they may not be able to recover in fuel savings.
The next wave of electric vehiclesMon, 03, Oct 2016
Automakers learned the pool of green consumers who would tolerate low ranges and high prices was limited. Now they're bringing out a batch of EVs that are more consumer-friendly.
Eyes on safetyMon, 03, Oct 2016
How safe is wireless charging? It's a major issue the industry must address.
Bus fleet in Calif. hops aboard wireless chargingMon, 03, Oct 2016
Electric buses operated by the Antelope Valley Transit Authority will soon be topping up with power simply by stopping over an electromagnetic coil at the local transit center in Lancaster, Calif.
VW targets a Beetle for the electric-car eraWed, 28, Sep 2016
VW is laying out a bold plan to bring EVs to the masses with dozens of new models and unprecedented driving ranges, challenging other carmakers to keep pace a year after an emissions scandal rocked the company. The process will get a boost at the Paris auto show this week when the company unveils a battery-powered hatchback concept car, the I.D.
Ford Focus EV gets faster charges, 100-mile rangeMon, 26, Sep 2016
Ford will give the slow-selling Focus Electric more range and quicker charging times in an upgrade due at year end, the company said.