Volvo Cars Relaunches Polestar As Standalone Electric Car Brand

Geely-owned automaker Volvo Cars will make its Polestar Performance business a standalone brand within the group, focusing on electric cars, the company said on Wednesday. Polestar, bought by Volvo in 2015, will produce own-brand vehicles while continuing to deliver high-performance

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Lamborghini Will Forego Electric Sports Cars As Long As Possible

The company wants to stick with its current V10 and V12 options. Lamborghini isn’t ready for an electric sports car just yet, according to reports. The Italian automaker believes that the electric powertrain options currently available on the market don’t match

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Report: Mercedes planning electric hatch concept for 2017 Frankfurt auto show

Mercedes is committed to adding as many as 10 electric cars to its lineup by 2022, including SUVs, sedans, hatchbacks and even commercial vehicles. We were given a taste of Mercedes’ first volume electric car in the form of the

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Shanghai Auto Show Dominated By New Electric Vehicle Concepts

The 2017 Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition was one of the stronger auto shows of the past season in terms of design concepts. Here’s a roundup of the most significant introductions at the Shanghai auto show, which for the most

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Shanghai auto show roundup: China plugs into electric cars in a big way

MG E-Motion concept, 2017 Shanghai auto show China has long aimed to be the global leader in battery cells, solar power, and electric vehicles. But with more carrots and stronger sticks, electric-car sales started to rise in the country a

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Quota system How China is getting automakers to bring in more electric cars

  SHANGHAI: China’s electric-car market is already the world’s biggest, but a government proposal to introduce “new energy” vehicle quotas for automakers is further charging it up. With the threat of the measure looming, major manufacturers at the annual auto

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GREEN LIGHTNING Super-fast electric MG ‘E-motion’ sports car does 0-60 mph in less than FOUR seconds… and hits roads in 2020

The MG E-motion is said to push the boundaries of the electric car market BRITISH car company MG Motor has launched itself to the forefront of electric sports car design with their latest concept vehicle revealed at the Shanghai Motor

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