The current base model Tesla Model S will soon be discontinued. The move has been expected with the introduction of the Model 3, but now Tesla has confirmed to Electrek the rear-wheel-drive Model S 75 will be axed Sept. 24. Currently, the entry-level Model S starts from $70,700 including destination, but once it’s gone that […]

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The Tesla Model 3 will not be judged as part of the North American Car of the Year awards this year. According to The Detroit News, Tesla will not participate in this year’s NACTOY awards it is “focused on scaling up production and could not have a car available for jury testing.” Without the Model […]

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Ford Motor Company and Mahindra Group have agreed to a strategic alliance that will explore electrification, connected vehicles, and other new technologies. Teams from both companies will collaborate and work together for a period of up to three years. Any further strategic cooperation between the two companies will be decided at the end of that […]

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The production Porsche Mission E is coming. “It is very close to what you saw two years ago at Frankfurt,” Porsche CEO Oliver Blume says of the forthcoming production version of 2015’s stunning Mission E Concept. “It will be exciting but a bit different from the concept,” Blume told CAR Magazine at the Frankfurt Motor […]

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This week Honda announced it aims to produce an electrified version of two-thirds of all new car models sold in Europe by 2025. The word came via Honda president and CEO, Takahiro Hachigo in a speech delivered during the unveiling of the Urban EV Concept at the Frankfurt Auto Show, and the goal is part […]

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In the latest salvo between Hyundai and Toyota for hybrid vehicle market share, Hyundai is now offering incentives to entice Toyota Prius owners to make the switch. Through Oct. 2, 2017, current owners and lessees of all versions of the Prius are now eligible for a $1,000 conquest bonus when purchasing any Ioniq Hybrid. Since […]

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BMW is showing its i Vision Dynamics in Frankfurt, which is believed likely to be a progenitor of the i5 when it reaches showrooms in 2021. If so, the all-electric four-door sedan concept revealed yesterday at the Frankfurt auto show would be the third model in its i-Series lineup. BMW is mulling a plug-in hybrid […]

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Porsche is said to have developed an electric Boxster prototype and may be interested in making a production version of the sporty EV. According to Autocar, Porsche recently built an electric Boxster mule for testing purposes. The prototype worked well, but track tests showed it was ultimately slower than gas powered versions of the sports […]

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The Smart ForTwo isn’t aimed at car enthusiasts and neither are most electric vehicles, but we get the feeling many gearheads will be able to get on board with the new Brabus Ultimate-E Concept. Before you begin deriding this electric yellow city car and its silent drivetrain, take a minute to hear what it has […]

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BMW has officially debuted its new X7 iPerformance Concept at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show, previewing the production version of the upcoming full-size SUV. BMW says the X7 design study is exemplified by its vertical proportions, which are most apparent up front where the tall, redesigned BMW kidney grilles reside. The rear also appears very […]

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