Electrify America Waives Monthly Membership Fees During COVID-19 Crisis

A nice gesture by the EV charging infrastructure giant. Electrify America and Electrify Canada have just announced in a tweet that they will be waiving the $4.00 per-month subscription fee for their Pass+ members indefinitely. The tweet cites the fact that since people are traveling less during the COVID-19 crisis, they

Exclusive: Electrify America And COO Brendan Jones Part Ways

There’s been no successor named as of yet. InsideEVs has learned that Electrify America’s Chief Operating Officer, Brendan Jones, is no longer with the company. Jones had been with Electrify America from the very beginning and was actually the very first employee of the Volkswagen Group of America’s EV charging

These Are the Top 10 Under-Appreciated American Cars of the 2000s

We all have something we’d like to forget about the 2000s, be it an emo phase, a failed relationship, or the build quality of the Chrysler Sebring. At first blush, the Aughts wasn’t a time to remember for patrons of the American auto industry. Ford and Firestone kicked off the

There's a Record Number of Cars on US Roads, and the Average Age Is Nearly 12 Years Old

Feeling self-conscious about driving a car made in 2007? Well, don’t because according to the numbers, that’s completely average. Recent research conducted by IHS Markit indicates the average car or truck roaming around on U.S. roads in 2019 is precisely 11.8 years old, the highest that figure’s been since 2002.

Tanner Foust wins 2019 Americas Rallycross Championship

Tanner Foust celebrates his fourth rallycross championship. Tanner Foust is the 2019 Americas Rallycross Champion, with Fraser McConnell securing the ARX2 Championship title after the season-ending event at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio on Sunday. Australian driver Chris Atkinson and Fraser McConnell ended the 2019 Americas Rallycross season with dramatic victories

Electrify America Now Offers A Home Charging Station

A new entry in the home EV charging market. Until today, Electrify America, a subsidiary of Volkswagen Group of America, has been solely providing public charging solutions for electric vehicle owners. With the introduction of their new “Electrify America Electric Vehicle Home Charger” they are now jumping into the home charging

Super Trofeo North America: Gdovic scores Laguna Seca double

Precision Performance Motorsports’ Brandon Gdovic moved to within just six points of the lead of the Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America title after a double win at Laguna Seca. Gdovic, who shared the #46 Huracan with IndyCar Series regular Conor Daly, got the better of the championship-leading Change Racing pairing of Richard Antinucci and

Road America IMSA: Montoya keeps Acura Team Penske on top

Juan Pablo Montoya led teammate Ricky Taylor to deliver a one-two for Acura Team Penske in Friday afternoon practice for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s Road America round. Montoya turned a 1min50.256sec lap to edge Taylor by a mere 0.028sec, the pair of ARX-05s a quarter-second faster than Oliver Jarvis

6 Cool Speed Parts For Car Crafters!

Squarebody Syndicate What it is: Six-speed, manual-trans kit.Why you care: The “Squarebody” Chevy truck (1973–1987) is growing in popularity, so American Powertrain introduced a pair of Pro-Fit manual transmissions strong enough to take the abuse. The company’s new Pro-Fit system features the rock-solid Tremec TKO five-speed or Magnum six-speed transmission