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Renault and Nissan develop cheap batteries for electric cars
Renault and Nissan develop cheap batteries for electric cars

It’s no secret that the most expensive part of a modern electric car is its battery. And the battery accounts for half the weight of the entire car at once. So it is logical that the manufacturers of electric cars and batteries for them are striving to make batteries lighter and cheaper. So, two Japanese… More

Superfast Electric Roadster Cyberster from MG will launch in a series
Superfast Electric Roadster Cyberster from MG will launch in a series

The futuristic electric roadster MG Cyberster, which debuted in Shanghai as a concept, will still be launched into series. This was announced by the team of the SAIC Center of Excellence in the Chinese messenger WeChat, reporting on the success of the crowdfunding company, on which the fate of the model depended. Brand MG, part… More

Electric parasite: ID.4 harms Volkswagen
Electric parasite: ID.4 harms Volkswagen

Volkswagen has admitted that the all-electric VW ID.4 is not yet profitable, but is confident it can start making money from the first-generation electric vehicle. According to the head of the department of development of passenger cars VW Thomas Ulbrich, the current price of ID.4 is not fair – the company is losing on car… More

Harley-Davidson has created a new brand
Harley-Davidson has created a new brand

The Harley-Davidson LiveWire electric motorcycle, which debuted in 2019, has now given a name to a separate brand. The all-electric LiveWire bikes will no longer be called Harleys, although they will be produced by the same company. The LiveWire bikes are expected to target a younger audience that cannot afford premium Harley-Davidson models. Recall that… More

Ford F-150 electric pickup truck
Ford F-150 electric pickup truck

Ford has released the first video teaser for the electric version of its best-selling F-150, and has revealed some details about the new product. The all-green pickup will be named the F-150 Lighting and will debut on May 19 with sales starting mid-2022. With the novelty, Ford will revive the Lightning name, which was first… More

Electric cars are cheaper than cars with DVS
Electric cars are cheaper than cars with DVS

Analysts at BloombergNEF predict that in 2027 the production of electric cars will become cheaper than the production of cars with traditional internal combustion engines powered by gasoline or diesel. According to analysts, this will be possible due to lower cost of batteries and the cost of organizing dedicated production lines. This will affect the… More

No longer a ‘tiger’: Electric Macan can get its own name
No longer a ‘tiger’: Electric Macan can get its own name

The head of research and development at Porsche said that the all-electric version of the Macan crossover will hit the market in 2023 and may even receive a new name. Porsche’s head of research and development, Michael Steiner, has shared some details about the upcoming electric version of the Macan crossover. Prototypes of the electric… More

Bristol Cars to be revived as electric car brand
Bristol Cars to be revived as electric car brand

The long-awaited revival of Bristol Cars has now been officially confirmed – the company has announced a number of new models, including electric cars. Recall that the British brand Bristol Cars was liquidated in 2020, 75 years after its foundation and after a two-year period of almost complete inactivity. Essex investor and real estate developer… More

Citroen unveils truck ‘for children’
Citroen unveils truck ‘for children’

The Citroen Ami ATV has a single-seat version of My Ami Cargo, which is a light commercial vehicle (LCV). Instead of a passenger seat, it offers a volume of 400 liters for the transport of goods weighing up to 140 kg. Acceptance of online orders for the “van” in Europe will open at the end… More

Toyota can turn Land Cruiser into an electric car
Toyota can turn Land Cruiser into an electric car

The general engineering conservatism of Toyota has led to the fact that frame SUVs with 8-cylinder engines remain in the range of its products. Toyota is not in a hurry to produce electric cars either, but an electric version of the Land Cruiser existing in a single copy can make it a serial one. An… More