Tag: Electric Vehicles

Toyota Announces Product Development Deal With China’s BYD

<img data-attachment-id="1679528" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,664" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="toyota logo badge emblem" data-image-description=" NeydtStock/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-450×299.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-610×405.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1679528″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-610×405.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”405″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-610×405.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-450×299.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-768×510.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> On Friday, Toyota Motor Corp. announced it had signed an agreement for the joint development of battery […]

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One Hell of a Halo: Lotus Building Most Powerful ‘Production Car’ in Existence

<img data-attachment-id="1681840" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669.jpg" data-orig-size="3740,2440" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"8","credit":"","camera":"NIKON D850","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1563299422","copyright":"","focal_length":"70","iso":"3200","shutter_speed":"0.004","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013" data-image-description=" Lotus Cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-450×294.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-610×398.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1681840″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-610×398.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”398″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-610×398.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-75×49.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-450×294.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-768×501.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Evija_Reveal_Evening_presentation_013-e1563391143669-120×78.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Lotus has finally revealed its new halo vehicle, the Evija, claiming it will become “the world’s most powerful production car.” […]

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Volta Charging borrows $44 million to energize its ad-based electric car charging network

Finding a spot to juice up an electric vehicle is rarely a walk in the park. In the U.S. as of 2018, there were approximately only 57,000 outlets and 20,000 charging stations across the country, the bulk of which were concentrated in California. And according to a recent study published by the International Council on […]

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FCA Putting $788 Million Behind New 500 EV, Small Battery Platform

<img data-attachment-id="1666536" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/190305_Fiat_Fiat_Concept_Centoventi_1-e1562855533509.jpg" data-orig-size="1948,1298" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"LAPRESSE","camera":"","caption":"Foto LaPresse\/Marco Alpozzi \r05\/03\/2019 Ginevra (Svizzera)\rEconomia \rSalone dell'automobile di Ginevra 2019 – stand FIAT\rNella foto: \r\r\rPhoto LaPresse\/Marco Alpozzi \rMarch 05 2019 Geneve (Swiss)\rEconomy \rGenevra International Motor Show – stand FIAT\rIn the pic:","created_timestamp":"1551784352","copyright":"LaPresse","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"Salone dell'automobile di Ginevra 2019- Stand FIAT","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Motor Show 2019 fiat centoventi" data-image-description=" FCA ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/190305_Fiat_Fiat_Concept_Centoventi_1-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/190305_Fiat_Fiat_Concept_Centoventi_1-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter […]

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Mini Introduces New Cooper SE Electric with Lackluster Range

<img data-attachment-id="1680584" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/P90357228_highRes_the-new-mini-cooper-.jpg" data-orig-size="610,458" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="P90357228_highRes_the-new-mini-cooper-" data-image-description=" mini ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/P90357228_highRes_the-new-mini-cooper–450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/P90357228_highRes_the-new-mini-cooper–610×458.jpg” class=”wp-image-1680584 size-full aligncenter” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/P90357228_highRes_the-new-mini-cooper-.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/P90357228_highRes_the-new-mini-cooper-.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/P90357228_highRes_the-new-mini-cooper–75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/P90357228_highRes_the-new-mini-cooper–450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/P90357228_highRes_the-new-mini-cooper–120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> A few short years ago, there were very few players in the electric vehicle marketplace, with cars like the first-generation Leaf topping out […]

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Bosch’s Battery in the Cloud aims to reduce battery cell aging with AI

AI running in the cloud might be the solution to electric vehicles’ battery woes, if Bosch is on the right track. The Stuttgart, Germany-based company this morning announced a new service — Battery in the Cloud — designed to supplement vehicles’ battery management systems by implementing protections to reduce cell aging. It’s able to cut […]

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Europe Wants to Compete With China’s Battery Production, Eventually

<img data-attachment-id="1680516" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="EV charging station streetside europe" data-image-description=" Guteksk7/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1680516″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/shutterstock_548313280.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Wary that China might have the battery market totally cornered by the time electric vehicles […]

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The Honda E is Starting to Sound Like a Lot of Fun

<img data-attachment-id="1679996" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Honda-E-prototype-brothers–e1562090474289.jpg" data-orig-size="4371,2761" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Honda E prototype brothers" data-image-description=" Honda ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Honda-E-prototype-brothers–e1562090474289-450×284.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Honda-E-prototype-brothers–e1562090474289-610×385.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1679996″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Honda-E-prototype-brothers–e1562090474289-610×385.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”385″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Honda-E-prototype-brothers–e1562090474289-610×385.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Honda-E-prototype-brothers–e1562090474289-75×47.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Honda-E-prototype-brothers–e1562090474289-450×284.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Honda-E-prototype-brothers–e1562090474289-768×485.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Honda-E-prototype-brothers–e1562090474289-120×76.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Honda has released a few new details regarding its upcoming, and adorable, electric runabout. Based on the Urban […]

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Toyota Spending $2 Billion to Develop Electric Cars in Indonesia

<img data-attachment-id="1679528" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,664" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="toyota logo badge emblem" data-image-description=" NeydtStock/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-450×299.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-610×405.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1679528″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-610×405.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”405″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-610×405.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-450×299.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-768×510.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_1186708747.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Having recently announced plans to “popularize” battery electric vehicles, Toyota now expects half of its global […]

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VW Says Battery Supply Problems Have Been Solved… for a While

<img data-attachment-id="1673388" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AL01096_medium.jpg" data-orig-size="1795,1185" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"Friso Gentsch\/Volkswagen","camera":"","caption":"J\u00fcrgen Stackmann, Mitglied des Markenvorstands Volkswagen Pkw f\u00fcr den Gesch\u00e4ftsbereich Vertrieb, Marketing und After Sales, spricht am 08.05.2019 bei der Volkswagen ID pre-order Veranstaltung im drive in Berlin. Foto: Friso Gentsch\/Volkswagen","created_timestamp":"1557315066","copyright":"Volkswagen AG","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"Volkswagen – pre-order ID","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Volkswagen – pre-order ID" data-image-description=" VW ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AL01096_medium-450×297.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AL01096_medium-610×403.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1673388″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/DB2019AL01096_medium-610×403.jpg” […]

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Jaguar Land Rover Readies XJ Successor, New SUV

<img data-attachment-id="1678610" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682.jpg" data-orig-size="1023,682" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="jag historic convoy toparis021018071-resize-1024×682" data-image-description=" JLR ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1678610″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682.jpg 1023w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> With Jaguar’s XJ sedan on its way out, the company is actively working on a replacement […]

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BEV Fires Encourage China to Get Serious About Battery Safety, Vehicle Monitoring

<img data-attachment-id="1678158" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_382701160-e1560877815621.jpg" data-orig-size="947,552" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="car fire" data-image-description=" Wideweb/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_382701160-e1560877815621-450×262.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_382701160-e1560877815621-610×356.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1678158″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_382701160-e1560877815621-610×356.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”356″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_382701160-e1560877815621-610×356.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_382701160-e1560877815621-75×44.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_382701160-e1560877815621-450×262.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_382701160-e1560877815621-768×448.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_382701160-e1560877815621-120×70.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_382701160-e1560877815621.jpg 947w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> China is currently the largest proponent of electric vehicles on the entire planet. The nation has even incorporated […]

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Fiat Chrysler Gains Partners to Help Ease Europeans Into Greener Cars

Fiat Chrysler is no stranger to paying the piper when it comes to its less-than-stellar fleetwide emissions, with steep fines and pricey regularly credit deals keeping the automaker’s accountants busy on both sides of the Atlantic. Some sort of relief is on the way in the form of a $10 billion electrification plan, the results […]

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Make It Worth My While: EV Stats Point to an Ongoing Thirst for Subsidies

<img data-attachment-id="1666904" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/2019-Chevrolet-Bolt.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,853" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"3.5","credit":"Frenak\/Chevrolet","camera":"Canon EOS 5DS R","caption":"2019 Chevrlet Bolt EV","created_timestamp":"1537156800","copyright":"","focal_length":"30","iso":"100","shutter_speed":"0.016666666666667","title":"2019 Chevrlet Bolt EV","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2019 Chevrolet Bolt EV" data-image-description=" Image: Chevrolet ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/2019-Chevrolet-Bolt-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/2019-Chevrolet-Bolt-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1666904″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/2019-Chevrolet-Bolt-610×407.jpg” alt=”2019 Chevrolet Bolt EV – Image: Chevrolet” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/2019-Chevrolet-Bolt-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/2019-Chevrolet-Bolt-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/2019-Chevrolet-Bolt-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/2019-Chevrolet-Bolt-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/2019-Chevrolet-Bolt-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/2019-Chevrolet-Bolt.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> […]

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Captain Obvious Arrives: UK Researchers Claim EV Charging Still Not Ideal

<img data-attachment-id="1677260" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_427011244.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="nissan leaf street charging" data-image-description=" James W Copeland/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_427011244-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_427011244-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1677260″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_427011244-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_427011244-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_427011244-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_427011244-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_427011244-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_427011244-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/shutterstock_427011244.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> With Europe and China promoting aggressive emission mandates, including proposals to eventually prohibit the sale […]

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Audi’s First Electric Vehicle Recalled Over Fire Risk

<img data-attachment-id="1673034" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/A192888_medium-e1557172107219.jpg" data-orig-size="3264,2173" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"Stefan Warter","camera":"","caption":"Audi Brussels, assembly: The Audi e-tron at the finish line (checkpoint 8)","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"AUDI AG","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"Audi e-tron Production at the CO2-neutral plant of Audi Brussels","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Audi e-tron Production at the CO2-neutral plant of Audi Brussels" data-image-description=" Audi ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/A192888_medium-e1557172107219-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/A192888_medium-e1557172107219-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1673034 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/A192888_medium-e1557172107219-610×406.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/A192888_medium-e1557172107219-610×406.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/A192888_medium-e1557172107219-75×50.jpg 75w, […]

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When ICE Isn’t Enough: Mazda’s First Electric Still on Track for 2020, Plug-ins to Follow

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Toyota Ramps Up Electrification Timeline, Outlines Nuanced Strategy

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