rideOS, a technology platform designed to accelerate the safe, global
rollout of next-generation transportation fleets, launched its new
Ridehail Platform — including a Ridehail API and open-source mobile
Silicon Valley supercar manufacturer, Drako Motors, introduced its first
limited production electric supercar, Drako GTE, in a World Premiere
taking place at the prestigious Quail Motorsports Gathering in Carmel,
Southern California-based Karma Automotive, the creator of luxury
electric vehicles and high-tech incubator, set the price of its 2020
Revero GT at $135,000 with retail deliveries starting in the fourth
To support regional and statewide goals to reduce air pollution and
greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) from tailpipes, San Diego Gas &
Electric (SDG&E) will launch a major effort to help electrify large
vehicles and industrial equipment, revving up zero-emission
transportation beyond passenger vehicles.
Commsignia, Inc., a market leader in V2X (Vehicle-to-Everything)
solutions, announced the closing of a $11 million fundraising round led
by Karma Ventures and the Samsung Catalyst Fund, together with Partech,
Inventure, and existing investors Credo Ventures and Day One Capital.
South Korean battery manufacturer, SK Innovation, has secured green
loans worth KRW800 billion ($656 million) from banks across United
States, Europe and China to expand its production capacity of EV
batteries as well as Li-ion battery separators (LiBS).
Magna celebrated the opening of a new electronics manufacturing facility in Grand Blanc Township, Michigan. The facility consolidates three nearby locations into a single state-of-the-art facility that combines 21st-century manufacturing with people-first workplace design and functionality.
Indian Government’s Department of Heavy Industry has approved the sanction of 5595 electric buses to 64 Cities/State Government Entities/STUs for intra-city and intercity operation under FAME India scheme phase II to give a further push to clean mobility in public transportation.
The UEone from British charging start-up Urban Electric Networks Ltd is the world’s first pop-up charge point that solves the problem of charging for the 50% of urban drivers that park on-street at night.
The 2019 Audi e-tron SUV, the first fully electric Audi model, has earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s 2019 “Top Safety Pick+” award, the nonprofit’s highest designation. A true midsize luxury SUV built for everyday use, the e-tron is the first pure battery-electric vehicle to earn the 2019 distinction.
There are now almost 1,000 more public places to charge electric cars than there are forecourts to pump petrol in the UK – 9,300 EV charging locations compared to 8,400 fuel stations. The crossover happened more than a year before Nissan’s 2016 prediction of August 2020 – a result of the accelerating adoption of EVs (electric vehicles) amongst UK motorists.
The IAA is where the new Opel Corsa and the Grandland X Hybrid will make their debut, perfectly tailored to customer needs. The new Opel Corsa is not only available as an efficient, classic combustion-engine version, but for the first time also as a battery-electric Corsa-e – with a purely electric range of up to 330 kilometres according to WLTP.
BP Chargemaster, the UK’s leading electric vehicle charging company, powered up its first 150kW ultra-fast electric vehicle (EV) chargers on a BP retail site, the first in a planned network of ultra-fast charging infrastructure stretching across the UK.
Hyundai Motor will provide a glimpse into the future of mobility at the 2019 Frankfurt International Motor Show, which takes place from 10 to 22 September. The company will showcase its full electric design concept which visualises its future EV design direction.