Tag: Electric Vehicles

We Don’t Need U.S. Govt Protection From Chinese Automakers, Says Stellantis Boss

We Don’t Need U.S. Govt Protection From Chinese Automakers, Says Stellantis Boss | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Carlos Tavares says he doesn’t care about U.S. import tariffs because he still has to fight the Chinese in other countries https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton February 21, 2024 at 10:03 <!––> <!– –> Tariffs placed on EVs […]

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Price War Heats Up In China As PHEVs Are Now Cheaper Than ICE Competition

Price War Heats Up In China As PHEVs Are Now Cheaper Than ICE Competition | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Chinese automakers are pricing their PHEVs under 100,000 yuan, a psychologically important price threshold February 21, 2024 at 09:33 <!––> <!– –> A price war that started last year has been raging in the Chinese market, […]

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VW Scirocco Could Return As An Electric Sportscar

VW Scirocco Could Return As An Electric Sportscar | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> A fourth generation of the VW Scirocco is reportedly under evaluation and could share its underpinnings with the next-gen Porsche 718 February 21, 2024 at 09:03 <!––> <!– –> In an unexpected twist of fate, Volkswagen is reportedly considering bringing back the […]

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Lease Firms Demand Cashback From Automakers Over Tumbling EV Values

Lease Firms Demand Cashback From Automakers Over Tumbling EV Values | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Discrepancies between predicted values and true used values for electric cars is causing a major headache for leasing companies, Bloomberg reports https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Plummeting EV values are causing problems in both […]

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2024 Dacia Spring EV Gets Duster-Inspired Looks And An Overhauled Interior

2024 Dacia Spring EV Gets Duster-Inspired Looks And An Overhauled Interior | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Unfortunately there are no changes to the electric motors and battery pack of the affordable EV February 21, 2024 at 03:24 <!––> <!– –> Dacia took the wraps off a heavily updated version of the Spring, modernizing the affordable […]

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BYD Shares Jump On Promise Of Share Repurchase Plan And New Luxury Cars

BYD Shares Jump On Promise Of Share Repurchase Plan And New Luxury Cars | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The Chinese government has asked public companies to improve their investment value to maintain market stability https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> BYD is quickly establishing itself as one of the biggest […]

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Stellantis Patents Vibration System To Mimic Combustion Engines In EVs

Stellantis Patents Vibration System To Mimic Combustion Engines In EVs | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The system, if introduced, would likely feature on the Charger Daytona, with EV muscle cars highlighted in the patent https://www.carscoops.com/author/sam-d-smith/ <!––> by Sam D. Smith 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Performance EVs have proved to be quicker to 60 […]

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Rivian R2 Electric SUV Will Be Sold In Europe Too

Rivian R2 Electric SUV Will Be Sold In Europe Too | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The R2 series of slightly more compact Rivian vehicles will lead the charge for the American startup’s expansion into the European market 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> American electric vehicle startup Rivian is poised to enter the European market […]

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Ford Enters EV Price Wars, Cuts Mustang Mach-E Prices By Up To $8,100

Ford Enters EV Price Wars, Cuts Mustang Mach-E Prices By Up To $8,100 | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Ford joins Tesla, Rivian, and Lucid in offering price cuts on certain models to keep EV sales flowing 6 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Ford is responding to price reductions in the electric vehicle segment with cuts […]

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Ararkis Sandstorm Wants To Become The World’s Quickest Electric Hypercar, But It’s All Renders

Ararkis Sandstorm Wants To Become The World’s Quickest Electric Hypercar, But It’s All Renders | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The UK-based startup wants to make 20 units of the electric hypercar, priced at $2 million a pop 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Behold the Sandstorm from Ararkis Automobili, the latest contender in the race […]

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