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GM Continues To Book Profit Amid Headwinds, Looks To Execute EV Strategy

General Motors Co. CEO Mary Barra says the company is in “execution mode” for its electric vehicles and again touted its plans while reporting a first-quarter profit Tuesday — the same day crosstown rival Ford Motor Co. celebrated the launch…

Electric Vehicles Take Center Stage At New York Auto Show

For the 122nd year, the oldest and biggest car show in the United States is back in full gear after the pandemic put the breaks on the annual expo. “It’s been since 2019 we shut down, so it’s been three…

Toyota Unveils First Electric Vehicle Since RAV4 EV In 2014

Toyota, the top-selling automaker in the U.S., is rolling out its first fully electric vehicle in eight years. The company on Tuesday unveiled the battery-powered bZ4X small SUV, which starts at $42,000 and can go up to 252 miles (406…

Lucid Announces New Lucid Air Grand Touring Performance Model with 1,050 Horsepower

Lucid Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: LCID), setting new standards with the longest-range, fastest-charging electric car on the market, announced today that it has begun customer deliveries of Lucid Air Grand Touring and that it will introduce a new version of Lucid…

Biden Administration Has Announced $5 Billion In Funding For Electric Vehicles

The U.S. Departments of Transportation and Energy announced nearly $5 billion that will be made available under the new National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Formula Program established by the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, to build out a national electric vehicle charging network,…

US Customers Who Buy A 2022 BMW EV Will Get Two Years Of Free 30-minute Charging From Electrify America

Charging network Electrify America has just announced a collaboration with BMW North America to offer free 30-minute charging sessions to new BMW drivers for two years from the date of their purchase. The complimentary charging will begin in March to…

BrightDrop Announces Walmart As New EV Customer And Expands Collaboration With FedEx

BrightDrop, the GM technology company decarbonizing last-mile delivery, announced it is adding Walmart to its growing roster of customers, and expanding its relationship with FedEx. Walmart signed an agreement to reserve 5,000 of BrightDrop’s EV600 and smaller EV410 electric delivery…

Wallbox Unveils The Quasar 2 Next-Generation Bidirectional Home Charger At CES 2022

Wallbox, a leading provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging and energy management solutions worldwide, introduced Quasar 2, the latest generation of its bidirectional home chargers designed specifically for the North American market. As well as enabling EV owners to charge…

Edenred To Increase Micromobility Offerings Through New Partnership With Ridepanda

Edenred, the leading employee benefits provider in the United States, is partnering with Ridepanda, an electric micromobility vehicle provider, to offer more commuting options to employees across the country. This partnership is aligned with Edenred’s participation as a Founding Partner…

Toyota’s $1.29 Billion Electric Vehicle Battery Plant To Create 1,750 Jobs In North Carolina

Toyota Motor North America announced plans to build a $1.29 billion electric vehicle (EV) battery production facility at the 1,825-acre Greensboro-Randolph Megasite, a KPMG-certified, shovel-ready site featuring the ideal combination of strategic location, world-class workforce and unparalleled transportation infrastructure. North…