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This week Workhorse Group announced it had lassoed some utilities for its four-wheel-drive truck. At least three electric utilities — Duke Energy, Portland General Electric and Southern California Public Power Authority — among others have signed a letter of intent for what would likely lead to fleet commitments of 2,150 pickups when available. This suggests […]

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Buyers have until April 16 to order Tesla’s Model S 60, after which its cheapest model will be the S 75 and the barrier to entry after-tax-credit will rise from $71,300 to $77,800. Tesla’s move came shortly after Lucid Motors announced initial pricing for its Air sedan, which is scheduled for initial deliveries in early […]

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The Lucid Air will start at $52,500 after a $7,500 federal tax credit, the company announced today. This is a surprise departure from the initial reports that indicated a much higher base price. It also means that the base Lucid Air will undercut the current Tesla Model S 60 by $9,500, is not far off […]

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A neo-classic London cab propelled by a powertrain like that of a Chevy Volt will soon be able to travel emission-free to comply with tough new rules. The cab by Geely subsidiary London Taxi Company was shown testing its new TX5 model this week as it’s being readied for an Ultra Low Emissions Zone that […]

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Acid Green brake calipers will sprout on more Porsches in the next couple of years. Detlev von Platen, Porsche’s head of sales and marketing, indicated to Reuters on Tuesday at the Geneva Auto Show that the company is looking at more ways to bring hybrid and all-electric powertrains to its lineup. Following close on the […]

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Honda today gave a sneak preview of two new vehicles to be introduced at the New York International Auto Show in April. The Clarity Fuel Cell, currently on sale in California, will be joined by a battery electric version and a plug-in hybrid version. The all-electric is expected to have a range of approximately 80 […]

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In remarks at the Geneva Auto Show on Tuesday, Audi boss Rupert Stadler outlined a three-pronged approach toward an electric future. By 2020, Audi will add an SUV, a sports car, and a compact car, in roughly that order, according to Stadler. Although SUVs are more of challenge, since their basic packaging makes streamlining difficult, […]

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Techrules is closer to launching its diesel turbine hybrid “Ren,” the company announced at the Geneva Auto Show this week. The over-the-top Ren is the latest iteration of the AT96 and GT96 concepts shown at Geneva last year. The supercar is available for order now, at an expected price of around $2.7 million. It will […]

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Soon, a fender bender may be repaired by hitting “Print”. Ford is piloting a room-sized 3D printer from Stratasys at its Research and Innovation Center in Dearborn, the company announced yesterday. Designed to print parts of varying sizes and complexity, the initial applications include prototypes for designers and limited-edition runs of panels and parts for […]

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Today GM announced it has agreed to sell its Opel and Vauxhall subsidiaries, as well as some financing operations in Europe to PSA. The holding company for Peugeot, Citroen and DS, PSA will be taking over the automotive brands and the move increases its market share to 17 percent in Europe meaning it is now […]

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