Category : Automobil

Magna builds first production prototypes of the Fisker Ocean

Magna builds first production prototypes of the Fisker Ocean

Contract manufacturer Magna has completed the first 55 prototypes of the Fisker Ocean, which will now undergo various final tests before series production of the electric SUV is scheduled to begin at Magna in Graz on November 17, 2022.

MG shows first pictures of the MG4 compact electric car

MG shows first pictures of the MG4 compact electric car

SAIC brand MG Motor has released the first images of its announced rival to the VW ID.3. The electric compact has been unveiled in China as the MG Mulan and will be launched outside China as the MG4.

VW brings another all-wheel drive version of the ID.4

VW brings another all-wheel drive version of the ID.4

VW is adding another all-wheel drive version to the all-electric ID.4 range. Called the ID.4 Pro 4Motion, it is based on the ID.4 Pro Performance but comes with a system output of 195 kW thanks to the second electric motor.

Mercedes expands subscription offer to include the EQE

Mercedes expands subscription offer to include the EQE

Mercedes-Benz is now also offering its all-electric EQE on a subscription basis. Customers can choose between two subscription variants for the EQE subscription, as with the other models.

Cupra shows e-small car study closer to series production

Cupra shows e-small car study closer to series production

Cupra has delivered a new preview of its UrbanRebel all-electric small car planned for 2025, with the new concept car being much closer to production than the UrbanRebel Concept unveiled in 2021.

Polestar 3: Premiere in October 2022

Polestar 3: Premiere in October 2022

Electric car maker Polestar has revealed an undisguised image of its first SUV model Polestar 3 for the first time, announcing its world premiere along with an order launch date of October 2022, but Polestar is still being sparse with further info.

Olymp Cars wants to build electric vehicles on its own platform

Olymp Cars wants to build electric vehicles on its own platform

A new electric car brand has been announced in the form of Olymp Cars. The Vienna-based company is planning a range of vehicles based on its own platform called Hephaistos, with model names taken from Greek mythology. According to media reports, the first vehicles will be unveiled in spring 2023.

Ford plans direct sales of e-cars - in the USA

Ford plans direct sales of e-cars - in the USA

Ford plans to offer its e-cars only through direct sales at fixed prices in the future. Ford CEO Jim Farley has now announced this, at least for the North American market. However, it is still unclear when this will be implemented and whether the new sales system could be extended to other markets outside North America.

Production of the Hyundai Ioniq ends in July

Production of the Hyundai Ioniq ends in July

Hyundai will soon cease production of the Ioniq, with the Korean automaker announcing that production of the model, which is offered as a BEV, PHEV and HEV, will end at its Ulsan plant in July.

Fiat E-Doblo: Another offshoot of the Stellantis panel vans

Fiat E-Doblo: Another offshoot of the Stellantis panel vans

Fiat has unveiled the new generation of the Doblo and E-Doblo, with the passenger car variant launching exclusively with an all-electric powertrain and the van version coming in either a combustion or electric model.

Polestar 2 BST Edition 270: 35 pieces for Germany

Polestar 2 BST Edition 270: 35 pieces for Germany

Polestar is launching a special limited edition model of the Polestar 2. The Polestar 2 BST Edition 270 includes mechanical as well as design modifications to set it apart from the standard Polestar 2 models.

Lexus RX comes as PHEV for the first time

Lexus RX comes as PHEV for the first time

Lexus has unveiled the fifth generation of its RX SUV range, which will also be offered as a plug-in hybrid for the first time. There are also two full hybrids, but Lexus expects the PHEV to become the best-selling RX model in Western and Central Europe.

Norway: 8,445 new electric cars in May

Norway: 8,445 new electric cars in May

In Norway, 8,445 new electric cars were registered in May, accounting for 73.2 percent of all new passenger car registrations for the month. In addition, 1,375 new plug-in hybrids were registered in May. The VW ID.4 topped the model rankings in Norway in May with 915 registrations.