Aiways U6 comes with three battery versions in China

Aiways is now accepting reservations in China for its second model, the U6, which is also scheduled to launch in Europe during the third quarter of 2022, but...

Energy & Infrastructure

E.On to build 2,000 Alpitronic HPCs by the end of 2024

Energy company E.On has announced a pan-European investment to build 2,000 new HPC charging stations by the end of 2024, joining forces with charging station...

Short circuit

Toyota threatens to halt production in the UK

Toyota threatens to halt production in the UK

Toyota is apparently threatening to stop its UK car production if the ban on new hybrid cars in the UK is indeed brought forward to 2030, a move the UK government had brought forward by five years to 2030 for pure electric cars and announced the end of hybrid cars by 2035.

Commercial Vehicle

Scania delivers all-electric 64-tonne truck

Scania delivers all-electric 64-tonne truck

Scania has delivered an all-electric truck specifically designed for transporting timber to Swedish timber processor SCA, offering a gross vehicle weight rating of up to 64 tonnes on public roads and up to 80 tonnes on private roads.

ElectricBrands shows camper version of the XBUS

ElectricBrands shows camper version of the XBUS

Almost exactly one year after its premiere the ElectricBrands brand XBUS presented a camper van based on its electric light vehicle. There is also news about the Microlino clone Karo, which ElectricBrands plans to launch later this year as the "Evetta".

Maxus revises eDeliver3 and eDeliver9

Maxus revises eDeliver3 and eDeliver9

Chinese SAIC commercial vehicle brand Maxus has revamped its e-transporters for the new model year, with the updates aimed at "improving the diversity and everyday usability" of its commercial vehicles.

Scania presents e-truck range for regional transport

Scania presents e-truck range for regional transport

Scania will offer customers new electric models every year from now on. Vehicles for inner-city deliveries are now joined by battery-electric trucks for regional transport. The new model range, with a battery capacity of 624 kWh, is available with R or S cabs.