VW to cooperate with QuantumScape on producing next-gen batteries in coming years

VW to cooperate with QuantumScape on producing next-gen batteries in coming years

During the course of a press conference held in Wolfsburg on Wednesday, German automaker Volkswagen (VW) has revealed that it has plans underway to cooperate with its partner QuantumScape Corp.

VW may be forced to recall 124,000 electric/hybrid cars due to presence of cadmium

VW may be forced to recall 124,000 electric/hybrid cars due to presence of cadmium

In a recent announcement, German automaker Volkswagen (VW) has revealed that it may have to issue a recall of 124,000 electric and hybrid cars, because a carcinogenic metal -- cadmium -- has been u

Volkswagen’s R division is mulling production of performance-centric EVs

Volkswagen’s R division is mulling production of performance-centric EVs

According to a recent Autocar magazine report, German automaker Volkswagen’s R performance division is presently exploring the possibility of producing performance-centric electric vehicles (EVs) i

Panasonic is planning 30% increase in battery cell production at Tesla Gigafactory 1 by end-2018

Panasonic is planning 30% increase in battery cell production at Tesla Gigafactory 1 by end-2018

Japanese electronics giant Panasonic has recently disclosed it is planning a 30 percent increase in the production of battery cells at Tesla Gigafactory 1 by the end of year 2018.

WSJ: Tesla is in talks with Germany and Netherlands to secure ‘Gigafactory 4’ location

WSJ: Tesla is in talks with Germany and Netherlands to secure ‘Gigafactory 4’ location

Tesla Motors has recently announced Gigafactory 3 in China and latest reports suggest that the electric vehicle maker is looking for another location in Europe.

Harley Davidson announces new line-up of electric motorcycles

Harley Davidson announces new line-up of electric motorcycles

In a recent announcement, Milwaukee-based motorcycle company Harley Davidson has revealed it plans to launch a new lineup of electric motorcycles.

Electric Vehicles in Focus

GM’s Maven car-sharing service to adopt peer-to-peer model

In a recent announcement, Detroit-based automaker General Motors (GM) has revealed that is Maven car-sharing service is set to adopt a peer-to-peer model.

Japan intends to make all new cars sold in 2050 either fully electric or hybrid vehicles

According to fresh The Mainichi report, a panel of Japan’s Economic Ministry has declared at a recent meeting that it is targeting a 2050 deadline for all new passenger cars sold in the country to

Audi e-tron quattro all-electric SUV set to make global debut in San Francisco on September 17

According to a recent confirmation by German automaker Audi, the e-tron quattro all-electric SUV -- the company’s “first all-electric Audi e-tron” -- is scheduled to make its international debut in

Chinese EV startup NIO courting Tesla owners with novel mobile charging system

According to reports, new Chinese EV startup NIO is bringing its first production vehicle -- the affordable NIO ES8 all-electric SUV -- to market, and is also courting the owners of Tesla vehicles

Tesla has deployed two new Powerpacks energy-storage projects in Samoa

In a move which will enable the American Samoa islands to go fossil-free and shift to renewable energy, Tesla has deployed two new large microgrid projects with Powerpacks in the country.