Mercedes plans multiple electrified vehicles for U.S.Sun, 19, Jun 2016
Mercedes-Benz's U.S. boss said a long-range electric vehicle that will be introduced at the Paris auto show is just the tip of the iceberg for the brand's electrification strategy.
Cheeky, 'Happy Days' and styling tropes: What people think of Mini's Vision Next 100Tue, 21, Jun 2016
Dubbed an “urban go-kart,” Mini's newest concept, the Vision Next 100, imagines a future dominated by electric juice, car-sharing and autonomous driving. Here's what people are saying about the Mini Vision Next 100 concept.
Tesla prepares for South Korea debut in challenge to HyundaiMon, 20, Jun 2016
Tesla is preparing for its debut in South Korea as the U.S. electric-car maker looks to challenge Hyundai at home.
Marchionne mulls Maserati electric sports car as Tesla competitorSat, 18, Jun 2016
Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is considering adding full electric vehicles to the carmaker's line-up including the Maserati Alfieri sports car and a small city car.
Toyota reboots next Prius plug-in hybrid to lift salesSun, 19, Jun 2016
The first Prius plug-in hybrid was a “failure,” Toyota acknowledges. Now the company really want to sell it.
JCI bets on beefed-up lead-acid batteriesMon, 20, Jun 2016
Johnson Controls will spend $780 million to expand capacity for advanced absorbent glass mat batteries around the world. JCI's battery chief, Joe Walicki, believes the product is powerful enough to support the industry's move into bigger power users, such as stop-start systems.
Nissan develops e-bio fuel cells for 2020Mon, 20, Jun 2016
Nissan has developed a new fuel cell technology that replaces pressurized hydrogen with ethanol. It expects to have it on the market around 2020.
VW's long-term strategy calls for 30 new EVs, components realignmentThu, 16, Jun 2016
Volkswagen plans to introduce more than 30 electric vehicles by 2025 as it recasts itself to emerge from its diesel emissions-cheating scandal. The automaker also said it will realign its components production as part of a strategy review that targets an operating return on sales of 7 percent to 8 percent by 2025.
Audi plans to make electric version of Q5 in Mexico, report saysThu, 16, Jun 2016
Audi plans to build an electric version of its Q5 at its new plant in Mexico, Reuters reported.
Electric car startups fueled by Chinese money aim to catch TeslaTue, 14, Jun 2016
A few miles from Tesla's Palo Alto headquarters, a Silicon Valley startup plans to challenge the electric car maker with a rival family of vehicles designed and built in the U.S. with major backing from Chinese investors.
Nissan develops new ethanol fuel cells to jump infrastructure hurdleTue, 14, Jun 2016
Nissan has developed a new kind of fuel cell drivetrain for cars that taps an onboard tank of ethanol instead of pressurized hydrogen, delivering a cheaper and safer ride that it says is more user friendly.
Germany needs emissions-free car fleet by 2030, official saysTue, 14, Jun 2016
All new cars registered in Germany need to be emissions free by 2030 at the latest to help meet pollution reduction goals, a deputy minister in Angela Merkel's government has said.