Category : Automobil

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

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? Here is our driving report.

VW introduces charging update in production

VW introduces charging update in production

Soon, all VW ID. electric models will roll off the production line with a new software version that offers advantages when charging. Most updates will be applied "over the air" to vehicles that have already been delivered via software update.

Toyota raises e-car sales targets - and unveils 15 concept cars

Toyota raises e-car sales targets - and unveils 15 concept cars

Toyota has fleshed out its electric plans, with the Japanese company also showing off a flurry of concept cars in its strategy update as a preview of future battery-electric models. Lexus is expected to play a key role in the BEV plans, with the premium brand set to offer only BEVs from 2035.

BMW plans further e-models in China

BMW plans further e-models in China

BMW is apparently planning a renewed expansion of its China commitment. According to a media report, this not only involves an increase in shares in the BMW-Brilliance joint venture, but also several electrified models - but unlike the iX3, these will not be built for the global market.

Ford wants to triple production of the Mustang Mach-E

Ford wants to triple production of the Mustang Mach-E

Ford has announced a significant increase in production of its all-electric Mustang Mach-E. By 2023, Ford aims to achieve an annual output of more than 200,000 examples of the electric car, which would be three times the number produced in 2021.

Tesla: Order freeze for Model S and X outside North America

Tesla: Order freeze for Model S and X outside North America

Tesla is currently no longer accepting new orders for the Model S and Model X outside of North America, according to an email the electric car maker sent to customers in Europe. Currently, Tesla expects to deliver the first redesigned Model S and Model X in Europe in the second half of 2022.

Nissan Ariya available to order in the UK

Nissan Ariya available to order in the UK

Nissan has now opened pre-orders for its all-electric Ariya crossover model in the UK, revealing pricing for the UK market where the Ariya is due to be delivered from summer 2022.

VW confirms e-leisure vehicle ID. California

VW confirms e-leisure vehicle ID. California

As part of its new round of planning, Volkswagen has also confirmed an all-electric recreational vehicle that will be produced by the commercial vehicle division in Hanover in the future: the ID. California will be an electric camper based on the VW ID. Buzz.

E-pickup: Ford stops reservation option in favor of firm orders

E-pickup: Ford stops reservation option in favor of firm orders

Ford is no longer accepting reservations for the all-electric F-150 Lightning as of now, and instead plans to convert existing reservations into firm orders starting in January 2022. Most recently, Ford CEO Jim Farley had mentioned that the number of pre-orders was approaching 200,000.

NEV sales in China increase significantly

NEV sales in China increase significantly

Sales of New Energy Vehicles hit a new high for the year in November, with 429,000 NEVs sold in the previous month, significantly surpassing the previous record set in October (368,000 vehicles).

High i4 demand: BMW introduces Saturday shifts

High i4 demand: BMW introduces Saturday shifts

BMW plans to introduce Saturday shifts at its Munich plant in Q1 2022 to keep up with high demand for its new i4 electric model. The wait for the electric sedan is currently said to be around nine months, but could climb to a year soon.