Inside EVs

Bloomberg's picturesque, if superficial, portrayal of how Tesla invests its money It is make-or-break time for both Tesla and its detractors, as a historical first half of 2018 comes to a wrap in the next few days. A Tesla news overload through the past year has resulted in a wild [...]
Sun, Jun 24, 2018
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Ford could again produce electric cars in Germany after production of the European version of Focus Electric came to an end in Spring 2017. While sales in U.S. are pretty low, in Europe it was even lower, so the Focus Electric didn't have a chance of staying on the market [...]
Sun, Jun 24, 2018
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Volkswagen's electric I.D. R has smashed Sebastien Loeb's Pikes Peak International Hillclimb record – with Romain Dumas becoming the first driver to make the 12.42-mile course in under eight minutes. The Frenchman's run at the Colorado course was delayed after an earlier competitor crashed, injuring a spectator, before the 40-year-old [...]
Sun, Jun 24, 2018
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PSA Group announced optimisation of its manufacturing base in Europe, including the launch of in-house production of electric motors. The French manufacturer established a joint venture with Nidec to produce electric motors for electrified cars sold under its Peugeot, Citroen, DS and Opel/Vauxhall brands. The engine plant in Trémery (France) [...]
Sun, Jun 24, 2018
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