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Jun 11, 2020

Consumers now pay significantly less for electric cars

Electric vehicle prices decrease due to market expansion and the economic downturn; however, manufacturers are selling them at a loss.

Jan 8, 2019

Kaspersky Lab discovers connected electric car charger vulnerabilities

Researchers at the company found EV chargers supplied by a major vendor carried vulnerabilities that could be exploited by threat actors.


Self-driving car industry needs standards and security

European car industry executives believe automakers need clear guidelines for safeguarding driver information and privacy to make self-driving cars a success.

Oct 30, 2018

Jaguar bets on electric car appetite in SA with R1.7m I-PACE

The luxury motoring company's all-electric I-PACE SUV will come to SA early next year and cost close to R2 million.

Jun 15, 2018

Audi wants to connect electric cars to homes

The motoring manufacturer creates a system that connects its electric vehicle to the user's home and, in some cases, makes use of solar power to charge.

Jan 16, 2018

Global carmakers to invest $90bn in electric vehicles

Ford's plan to double its electrified vehicle spending is part of an investment tsunami in batteries and electric cars by global automakers.

Nov 20, 2017

VW to spend $40bn on electric cars

The carmaker will invest big money in electric cars, autonomous driving and new mobility services by the end of 2022.

Nov 20, 2017

Automakers get serious about electric cars

Several carmakers plan to mass-produce electric vehicles, spurred on by falling battery costs and the increasing range of electric cars.

Oct 5, 2017

German carmakers rely on volume to confront Tesla

BMW will launch an all-electric version of the X3 in 2020, while Mercedes will launch the electric EQ in 2019 in a bid to topple Tesla.

Sep 18, 2017

VW is 'second mover' in electric commercial vehicles

Volkswagen chief executive says the company would rather "check a couple of times more whether the standards are right".

Sep 12, 2017

Volkswagen to spend billions on electric cars

The German car manufacturer will invest $24?billion in zero-emission vehicles by 2030.

Sep 8, 2017

BMW gears up to mass-produce electric cars

The German auto manufacturer plans to have 12 different fully-electric car models by 2025.

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