ThursdayJan 05, 2023 11:36 am

EVs Dominate San Diego’s Annual Auto Show

The San Diego International Show, an annual event that brings the latest automobiles, SUVs and trucks as well as alternative fuel vehicles together in one place, concluded on Jan. 2, 2023. After two years of being postponed due to COVID-19, the auto show returned, jam-packed with attendees and thousands of the newest vehicles in a non-selling setup, displaying a wide selection of the latest models that either aren't released in showrooms or are currently needed by people but difficult to find. This year, it was impossible to avoid seeing the presence of electric as well as hybrid vehicles, which was…

Continue Reading

WednesdayJan 04, 2023 10:18 am

Three Things to Expect in the EV Industry This Year

Electric vehicles are positioned for a killer new year in 2023 since many countries, with the exception of China, have already seen a decline in COVID-19, and the world is settling into the fact that there is a war in Ukraine. The following three forecasts point to significant events in this new year. Tesla FSD Could Become Widely Available Throughout its innovation, the full self-driving (FSD) feature for Tesla has generated a great deal of controversy. In 2019, Elon Musk even stated that a million robotaxis would hit the road in the year 2020, which was not the case; two…

Continue Reading

TuesdayJan 03, 2023 3:30 pm

Muscle Car Conversion to EVs Emerges as Growing Trend

Vintage trucks and cars’ conversion to electric vehicles is possible these days, thanks to Kevin Erickson and a small, rapidly growing network of engineers, tinkerers and businesspeople throughout the nation. Even though the converted cars face ridicule from some who claim they resemble some golf-pusher kind of vehicles, fully electric converters are turning into a common norm. With the improvement of battery technology in place, the universe appears to be embracing climate change by shifting to greener energy. The electric conversion of vintage vehicles is "definitely a trend," according to vice president of car culture for Hagerty, Jonathan Klinger, despite…

Continue Reading

ThursdayDec 29, 2022 11:54 am

Expert Explains Why Motorists Don’t Need Large EV Batteries

Hans Eric Melin envisions electric automobiles parked on American roadways when he considers the waste of batteries. They resemble gas-powered engines except that they have a high rate of acceleration and can travel 400 miles without emitting any carbon, which is something that conventional automobiles couldn't do. The problem is that electric car batteries consume a significant amount of space as well as raw materials. The majority of drivers, however, would not utilize all the available power. When running errands or picking up the kids from school, the pack is typically idle or just partially utilized. Therefore, the batteries perform…

Continue Reading

WednesdayDec 28, 2022 11:35 am

USPS to Add 66,000 EVs to Fleet During the Next Six Years

In a press release, the United States Postal Service (USPS) stated that it anticipates purchasing around 66,000 BEVs for deliveries, this being among the 106,000 vehicles it plans to purchase from now through 2028. The new vehicles that will be bought as part of this expected plan will start to replace the more than 220,000 fleet vehicles for deliveries that are already aging. By 2028, the USPS plans to have a minimum of 60,000 Next Generation Delivery Vehicles (NGDV), of which 45,000 will be battery powered. The plan also calls for an additional 21,000 commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) vehicles, and all…

Continue Reading

TuesdayDec 27, 2022 1:59 pm

California Prepares to Ramp Up EV Charging Network

California intends to invest $5.5 billion in the coming years to expand its EV charging infrastructure by installing thousands of charging stations and extending charging to underserved rural regions and high-poverty areas. The California Energy Commission (CEC) and CalSTA are working together to coordinate the distribution of about 90,000 electric vehicle public chargers in the next two years, which could bring the number to twice as many as the 80,000 chargers currently available. According to the recent state announcement, the CEC and California Air Resources Board (CARB) are the ones funding this endeavor. Additional funds of $384 million will be received…

Continue Reading

ThursdayDec 22, 2022 12:48 pm

NIO Showcases EVs at Sweden Auto Show

NIO displayed its array of electric vehicles at the December Sweden Auto Show, which focused on green technology and sustainable development in Europe; among the vehicles on display was a supercar concept as well as the typical NIO Electric Vehicle spectrum. This display at the eCarExpo show in Sweden is timed to coincide with the launch of the NIO EV selection in several markets throughout Europe. At the eCarExpo, the ET5, EL7, and ET7, as well as the EP9 supercar, were among the models on display. The EP9 supercar actually appeared at the event to demonstrate the emphasis NIO Inc.…

Continue Reading

WednesdayDec 21, 2022 11:17 am

Consumer Reports Ranks EVs from Nissan, Tesla as Most Reliable

The Consumer Reports' survey gathers information from thousands of vehicle owners, including major breakdowns they may have encountered while operating their vehicles. This historical data is then applied to project the credibility and dependability of EVS. Even though the findings of this survey indicate that electric vehicles generally experience lots of problems compared to other kinds of vehicles, the results this year had some promising developments from Tesla and Nissan as they take the lead. In terms of how reliable the vehicles are, the Nissan LEAF comes in third, with the Tesla Model 3 coming second. First place goes to…

Continue Reading

TuesdayDec 20, 2022 12:28 pm

Report Suggests Toyota Is Revising EV Strategy

As Toyota competes to close the gap with auto sector leaders Tesla and BYD in terms of performance and pricing, it is anticipated to make some adjustments to its EV strategy in the coming years, through 2026. Individuals who are familiar with the process said this while communicating with their major suppliers. Toyota has long been searching for strategies to help the company compete with the anticipated electric vehicles on the market for the next 10 years. However, one of the individuals stated that the planned changes would unquestionably have an impact on the already scheduled programs over the next…

Continue Reading

MondayDec 19, 2022 11:13 am

Top Five EV Buyer Questions, Answered

The demand for electric vehicles has been on the rise this year. According to Edmunds data, EV sales increased by almost 82% year on year, and currently account for 5% of the whole market. However, plenty of potential customers are skeptical of this novel technology. In light of this, the following are answers addressing the top questions on the minds of EV shoppers before making a purchase. The number of miles one can drive on a full charge The type of EV model, the size of the battery, the outside heating rate and the driver's habits while driving will definitely…

Continue Reading

Contact us: (310) 299-1717