Tesla Model Y: Dynamic E-SUV for two customer groups

No segment is as popular worldwide as the compact SUV, and the range of models is correspondingly large. Can the Tesla Model Y stand out from the competition...

Short circuit

Ford messes with its own U.S. dealers - over the F-150 Lightning

Ford messes with its own U.S. dealers - over the F-150 Lightning

High demand for the all-electric Ford F-150 Lightning has apparently led to some dealers in the U.S. charging customers thousands of dollars more than the list price for early delivery dates, with isolated reports of a markup of up to $30,000. Ford is now threatening that dealers will be charged with such sales practices at [...]

Commercial Vehicle

SAIC Hongyang starts up fuel cell truck plant in northern China

SAIC Hongyang starts up fuel cell truck plant in northern China

SAIC Hongyan, a heavy-duty truck subsidiary of SAIC Motor, has started up a fuel cell truck manufacturing plant in Ordos, Inner Mongolia, and produced its first vehicles. The plant is designed to have a production capacity of 3,000 trucks per year.

Volvo Trucks presents new generation of e-trucks for US market

Volvo Trucks presents new generation of e-trucks for US market

Volvo Trucks North America has unveiled the next generation of its VNR Electric all-electric heavy-duty truck with longer range and faster charging times. Production of the upgraded model is scheduled to begin in the second quarter of 2022, and orders are available now.

Nissan stops production in Barcelona / Farewell to the e-NV200

Nissan stops production in Barcelona / Farewell to the e-NV200

As announced, Nissan has now ended production at its plant in Barcelona, meaning that the electric Nissan e-NV200 van is also history. However, Nissan already presented the successor to the NV200 and its e-variant e-NV200, the Townstar, in September.

Fiat E-Scudo starts at 37,900 euros net

Fiat E-Scudo starts at 37,900 euros net

Fiat has unveiled the new Scudo, announced at the end of October, and at the same time opened the order books. The new Scudo is the second commercial vehicle from Fiat Professional, after the Ducato, that is also available in an electric version.