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Hyundai vs Tesla: Hyundai race to produce electric cars as Tesla takes off

No traditional automaker has been successful yet in catching up with Tesla, which retains an edge in battery and software technology

28 Jul 2020 11:34 AM

Mercedes launches EQ electric in India

Mercedes-Benz has already started production of its first electric car EQC which has a range of 400 km on a single charge.

15 Jan 2020 1:16 AM

Bentley's first electric car to debut in 2025

One of the major differentiators for Bentley will be an all-new model in the electric segment, instead of transforming an existing model.

02 Jan 2020 12:31 PM

Google Maps now shows e-vehicle charging station based on plug type

Under a new feature, users will now be able to look for compatible charging stations for their electric cars, based on connector types.

17 Dec 2019 12:15 PM

'You are entering a non-smoking car’

India's first electric SUV is driven

09 Dec 2019 12:53 PM


Sweden is building an electric road that will charge car as you drive

The kilometre-long stretch, to be built by Elonroad, will make it possible to charge electric vehicles while driving.

12 May 2019 11:12 AM

Electric cars: Clarity needed

The misgivings Volkswagen’s chairman voiced over electric cars’ pricing can’t be discounted either.

22 Jan 2019 1:30 AM

VW embarks on USD 50 billion electrification plan

VW will spend almost 44 billion euros (USD 50 billion) on developing electric cars, autonomous driving vehicles.

19 Nov 2018 7:53 AM

India lacks ecosystem for electric cars, says Volkswagen official

He also said that the company has announced Rs 8,000 crore investment for development in Indian products in the next five years.

08 Oct 2018 5:56 PM

5 things to know about the SEC’s complaint against Elon Musk

Musk floated the idea of pursuing a buyout that would end Tesla’s eight-year stint as a publicly held company.

29 Sep 2018 12:21 PM


SEC seeks to oust Tesla CEO Elon Musk over go-private tweet

Musk falsely claimed in an August 7 statement on Twitter that funding was secured to go private at $420 per share.

29 Sep 2018 12:10 PM

Subsidies for electric cars can't last forever: Merkel

Germany wants to increase electric car sales, especially in the wake of a diesel emissions cheating scandal.

27 Sep 2018 4:24 PM

Tesla is making its own car carriers

Earlier this month, Musk acknowledged that the company was facing more logistical problems now than production delays.

25 Sep 2018 2:11 PM

Electric Mercedes opens German assault on Tesla

The Mercedes EQC is the first production model under the carmaker’s electric EQ sub-brand.

03 Sep 2018 8:42 PM

Elon Musk drops pursuit of $72 billion take-private deal

The decision leaves Tesla as a publicly listed company but raises new questions about its future.

25 Aug 2018 5:37 PM


Musk says Silver Lake, Goldman advising on taking Tesla private

Musk also posted in a blog post on August 13 his most detailed vision yet into how a Tesla take-private deal could work.

14 Aug 2018 6:07 PM

Hyundai to drive in an electric SUV in India next year

Hyundai had showcased EV models Ioniq and Kona during the auto expo earlier this year in Delhi.

27 Jul 2018 1:54 PM

Tesla to donate $37.5 million for education in Nevada

The funding will provide more Nevada students with access to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math education.

21 Jul 2018 9:12 AM

Tesla's battery maker suspends cobalt supplier amid sanctions concern

Panasonic said it was unable to determine how much of the cobalt used in batteries it makes for Tesla cars comes from Cuba.

20 Jul 2018 8:46 AM

Tesla achieves Model 3 manufacturing milestone, produces 5,000 electric sedans

The 5,000th car finished final quality checks at the Fremont, California factory and was ready to go.

02 Jul 2018 7:10 AM