US: Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car Sales Collapsed In 2020

Is this how dead on arrival looks in the automotive industry? Sales of the hydrogen fuel cell cars never were particularly high in the U.S., reminding us of a pilot project at best. Since the peak in 2018 (barely higher than 2017), the FCV “market” is shrinking. After a 12% decline

JAC (And Volkswagen) Will Develop a 46800 Cell With CBAK Energy

Yes, that’s the same format Tesla announced as its tabless 4680 battery. The automotive world is made of multiple connections that you would better know to get the whole picture of any announcement. A good example is JAC Motors’ strategic agreement with CBAK Energy, a Chinese lithium-ion cell manufacturer. Both

Volkswagen ID.4 GTX, ID.5 Quietly Confirmed

Since this was the first time they were ever mentioned, it’s remarkable how VW chose to talk about them. We know Volkswagen has vowed to clean up its act and that it is introducing more and more battery-powered models into its range, but it usually announces its new models in

2021 Hyundai Tucson N Line unveiled – electrified 1.6 T-GDI, PHEV with up to 265 PS, adaptive dampers – paultan.org

Say hello to the new 2021 Hyundai Tucson N Line. Unveiled ahead of its launch in Europe, the hot C-segment SUV offers amped up performance, some exclusive styling elements, and new hardware. Design-wise, it gets a bolder front bumper with revised intakes, gloss black parametric grille with N Line badge,

CARite, DriveItAway Pioneer Pay-as-You-Go Subscription Program

Partnered with DriveItAway, CARite's subscription offering allows anyone to choose, subscribe, and drive the vehicle of his or her choice, with a portion of the monthly rental payments applied towards the purchase price, building equity for a no-obligation purchase. Photo via Depositphotos. Used car provicer CARite launched its new program, a "Pay

GMC and Chip Ganassi Racing are Rallying a Hummer EV … Sort Of

GMC announced that it’ll sponsor an entry in the 2021 Extreme E global championship, an all-electric off-road rally, with Chip Ganassi Racing. The racer will wear bodywork that loosely resembles the 2023 GMC Hummer EV SUV, but the vehicle is actually a spec racer called the Spark Odyssey 21. Like

This Nissan Leaf Repair Shows Why Liquid-Cooling Is What EVs Need

Life has not been easy on this electric car, but it would probably be different with more effective cooling. Liquid-cooling may add complexity to battery packs. Even so, it is the best option under all weather conditions: it allows for more precise and effective temperature control in the most expensive

Don't Do This Or You May Brick Your Tesla Model Y

What seemed to be a fairly straightforward upgrade resulted in the worst. Tesla fan, owner, and popular YouTube personality DAErik aks, “Who would have thought a center console removal and replacement would brick your car?” Not him, clearly. Erik Strait is known for his crazy projects. If we remember correctly,

2022 Honda Odyssey starts at $33,265, loses HondaVac

The 2022 Honda Odyssey minivan is on sale now with a starting price of $33,265, Honda announced earlier this month. The represents a $300 increase over the abbreviated 2021 model, which had a price increase of $1,000 when it went on sale August 3. That’s not the only price increase:

Pure-electric Peugeot e-Partner launched with 171-mile range

Peugeot e-Partner joins larger e-Expert to expand electric van lineup This is the new Peugeot e-Partner. It’s an all-electric version of the standard panel van, which has been fitted with the same electric motor and battery pack as the larger Peugeot e-Expert. It’s designed to rival the Nissan eNV200 and