EV conversion is a cottage industry that's emerged over the past five years, and been turbo-charged by advances in battery technology and electric motors in the past two.
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In order to promote electric vehicles, it is essential to have the necessary infrastructure in place.
Germany is betting billions on hydrogen fuels in sectors like steel and chemicals to meet climate targets, but it could take years before any significant sales are made.
To keep selling into the EU without tariffs, the U.K.'s car industry will need to meet stringent rules of origin — with up to 70% of components by value coming from the U.K. or EU.
"The switch to digital used to be seen as a vitamin, now it's a painkiller," says Loadsmart CEO Ricardo Salgado.
EU policy plans for plug-in hybrid vehicles could mean the "transition" technology has a shorter lifespan than envisaged by carmakers.
There's nothing quite like the roar of a revving McLaren engine to set a petrolhead's pulse pounding, or the full-throated scream as it tears across the tarmac. Yet new gas-fuelled engines like McLaren's could be illegal in many countries by 2030. The supercar maker, like ...
General Motors Co. is seeking U.S. government approval to include a fully autonomous car — one without a steering wheel, brake pedal or accelerator pedal — in its first commercial ride-sharing fleet in 2019, executives said. For passengers who cannot open doors, the Cruise AV ...