HDI offers new e-car insurance

HDI Versicherung has launched a new motor tariff with a focus on electric and hybrid vehicles. For purely electric vehicles, the insurer now offers a discoun...

Automobil

WM Motor provides preview of M7 electric sedan

Chinese electric car startup WM Motor has unveiled its first sedan, called the M7, which is expected to offer an NEDC range of over 700 kilometers and go int...

Short circuit

Hyundai may recall 15,000 Nexo vehicles

Hyundai may recall 15,000 Nexo vehicles

Hyundai has recalled about 15,000 examples of its hydrogen-powered Nexo to replace them since August due to faulty fuel cell stacks, according to a Korean media report. Recently, the manufacturer informed Nexo owners that it has decided to implement an out-of-warranty compensation program for affected vehicles. koreabizwire.com

Commercial Vehicle

Voltia to bring XL transporter based on Stellantis in 2022

Voltia to bring XL transporter based on Stellantis in 2022

Electric vehicle converter Voltia has announced the launch of five new electric XL van models. The new 11-cubic metre vans are based on the Stellantis platform for Peugeot, Citroën, Opel, Vauxhall and Toyota vehicles.

Futuricum: Extra-long e-truck models enter service

Futuricum: Extra-long e-truck models enter service

Four Swiss partners have joined forces to convert and operate two Futuricum electric semitrailer tractors as special-purpose vehicles. The two examples boast an additional length of one metre, an increase in payload of two tonnes and an expansion of battery capacity to 900 kWh.

Vicinity Motor orders batteries from Electrovaya

Vicinity Motor orders batteries from Electrovaya

Canadian commercial vehicle builder Vicinity Motor has entered into a strategic supply agreement with battery manufacturer Electrovaya, also based in Canada, to supply the lithium-ion batteries for the "Lightning" electric buses and the VMC 1200 Class 3 truck.

Citroën ë-Berlingo and Peugeot e-Partner available for order

Citroën ë-Berlingo and Peugeot e-Partner available for order

A few days after the Opel Combo-e Cargo, the two sister models Citroën ë-Berlingo panel van and Peugeot e-Partner are now also available to order in Germany. The variants of the two French brands are even slightly cheaper than the Opel.