Elektrobit (EB), a global supplier of embedded and connected software
products for the automotive industry, announced that it provided the
software design, development and integration services for Weltmeister
(WM) Motor’s first electric vehicle, the WM EX5, a compact sports
Australia’s National Roads and Motorists’ Association (NRMA) has reached
a key milestone in Bega with the launch of its 20th Electric Vehicle
Fast Charging station, marking the halfway point in its $10 million
commitment to build one of Australia’s largest fast charging networks
across NSW and the ACT.
An investment agreement was signed in Shanghai between Hella Fast
Forward Shanghai, the incubator of internationally operating lighting
and electronics expert Hella, and Beijing Nebula Link Technology Co.
Ltd, a high-tech enterprise specialised in next-generation intelligent
traffic systems and intelligent connected vehicle (ICV) technologies.
Porsche announced that during 24 hours, a pre-production Taycan covered a
distance of exactly 2,128.1 miles before the world premiere on
September 4 as part of a test at the Nardo high-speed track in Italy,
nearly the distance from the Porsche headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia to
the Porsche Experience Centre in Los Angeles, California.
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.