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Detroit Electric is close to finally launching its long-awaited SP:01 through a $1.8 investment by a Chinese company. The startup electric carmaker has formed a joint venture with Far East Smarter Energy Group, a Chinese company that makes batteries and electrical components. The two companies hope to get series production ramped up by the end of […]

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PSA Group CEO Carlos Tavares more than doubled the count of plug-in vehicles projected to launch in the next few years – from 11 last year to now about 27 models coming up. InsideEVs covered a report from Comité des Constructeurs Français d’Automobiles, which is an association of French automakers. In that report, Tavares said […]

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The Hawaiian island of Kauai has contracted with Tesla’s SolarCity and Solar Energy subsidiaries to solve the problems of limited sunlight and dependency on fossil fuels. Tesla created a 13 megawatt “solar farm” to generate electricity onto solar panels. That power is stored in a 52 MWh Tesla Powerpack setup. This provides a power source […]

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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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Bentley Motors has revealed the electric convertible EXP 12 Speed 6e concept at the ongoing Geneva Motor Show – and would like to receive feedback on it. The British luxury automaker has little to say about the electric motor and its power, and the size and range capability of its battery pack. Most of the […]

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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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Renault is showing a Zoe concept in Geneva geared toward fans of electric racing cars. The Zoe e-Sport Concept displayed at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show ties together the automaker’s commitment to electric vehicles with its experience winning races in the FIA Formula E. It’s built on a Zoe platform and is designed with same […]

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Hyundai will be rolling out its second fuel cell SUV next year, one that will set a record by going 800 kilometers (497 miles) on a tank of hydrogen. The company said at the Geneva Motor Show that the FE Fuel Cell Concept will represent the next generation in hydrogen-powered vehicles. The Korean automaker says […]

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If you’re looking for a flagship-level luxury sedan but have concerns about fuel consumption, fear not, because Lexus has a solution. The Japanese brand has revealed its new LS 500h at the Geneva Motor Show. As you might have guessed, this husky four-door features an electrified powertrain. Its hybrid system is built around a naturally […]

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