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Shares In Chinese EV Firm Zeekr Soar On Debut

EV maker Zeekr, controlled by car giant Geely, valued at nearly $7bn as investors heartened by surging sales

2 weeks ago

Tesla Fires Software, Service, Engineering Staff

Tesla lays off software, service, engineering staff after disbanding Supercharger team, as major cull continues

3 weeks ago

Electric Vehicle Turned Away From Hospital Car Park

Liverpool's Alder Hey children's hospital turns away electric car from car park due to 'fire risk' as it upgrades sprinkler…

3 weeks ago

Tesla Cuts Prices Across Major Markets

Tesla cuts prices in US, China, Germany, other major markets as it faces intensifying competition, slowing sales

1 month ago

Tesla Recalls Thousands Of Cybertrucks Over Accelerator Fault

Tesla recalls 3,878 Cybertrucks over safety issue that could cause accelerator pedal to become stuck, increasing crash risk

1 month ago

Tesla Cuts More Than 10 Percent Of Workforce

Tesla lays off more than 10 percent of staff worldwide amidst slower growth, tougher competition from China

1 month ago

Elon Musk To Meet India’s Modi Over Import Deal

Tesla chief Elon Musk to meet India prime minister Narendra Modi amidst plans to import EVs and set up manufacturing…

1 month ago

Government Wants Flying Taxis In Operation By 2028

Flying taxis could become reality in UK in next four years under new government action plan that also lays out…

2 months ago

UK EV Maker Arrival Collapses Into Administration

British electric vehicle start-up Arrival enters administration three years after being valued at $15bn, with 170 jobs at risk

4 months ago

Tesla Recalls More Than 2 Million Cars Over Warning Light Size

Tesla recalls more than 2 million cars after warning light font size found to be too small, following massive Autopilot…

4 months ago

Google Signs Major Offshore Wind Deal

Largest offshore wind agreement signed by Google to utilise two new wind farms off coast of the Netherlands

4 months ago

Peugot To Integrate ChatGPT Across Car Line

Stellantis' Peugot to integrate OpenAI's ChatGPT AI into voice assistant across car line, rolls out eight-year EV warranty

4 months ago

Huawei Electric Car Partner Sees Revenue Surge

Huawei electric car manufacturing partner Seres sees losses down up to 45 percent on strong sales of latest Aito EV…

4 months ago

Tesla To Halt Production At Berlin Plant Amidst Red Sea Disruption

Tesla to pause production at Berlin plant for two weeks due to parts delays amidst attacks on ships in Red…

4 months ago

Tesla Recalls 1.6 Million Cars In China Over Autopilot Issues

Tesla recalls more than 1.6 million vehicles in China over Autopilot safety issues, following similarly massive recall in US last…

5 months ago

Tesla Expands Market Share Lead In Norway

Tesla expands top Norwary market share to 20 percent of new cars, even as it loses position as biggest EV…

5 months ago

Tesla Loses Top Electric Car Spot To China’s BYD

Tesla reports higher EV sales than analysts' expectations, but is overtaken by Chinese giant BYD

5 months ago

Xiaomi Aims To Become ‘Top Five’ Car Maker With SU7 EV

Xpeng aims for top with technology-heavy SU7 electric vehicle in extremely crowded Chinese EV market hit by slowing demand supply…

5 months ago

BYD Close To Passing Tesla As World’s Biggest EV Maker

Fourth-quarter sales surge takes Chinese auto giant BYD closer to passing Tesla as world's biggest maker of purely electric vehicles

5 months ago

Xiaomi Founder Hopes For ‘Win’ With Upcoming Electric Car

Xiaomi founder and chief Lei Jun says company may struggle to keep up with demand as it prepares electric car…

5 months ago

Tesla Whistleblower Wins Free-Speech Award

Whisleblower who called attention to alleged Tesla AI safety issues wins Blueprint for Free Speech Whistleblowing Award

6 months ago

BYD Targets Tesla With Premium ‘Sea Lion’ EV

World's biggest EV maker BYD launches direct competition to Tesla with Sea Lion 07 SUV, along with new launches from…

6 months ago

Tesla Hikes Prices In China Amidst Stiff Domestic EV Competition

Tesla raises prices in China as it sees sales decline in country, with domestic EV makers posting strong gains

6 months ago

Asda Owner EG Group Orders Tesla EV Superchargers

Petrol station operator and Asda owner EG Group orders Tesla superchargers as it looks to expand charging network across UK…

6 months ago

Carmakers Sell EVs At Discount As Demand Slows

Carmakers in Western countries have begun discounting electric vehicles (EVs) for the first time amidst first slowdown since 2020 surge

6 months ago

Tesla To Build Cut-Price EV In Germany: Report

Report says Tesla to build 25,000 euro electric vehicle (EV) at German plant as it seeks to master fast die-casting…

7 months ago

California Signs Law Requiring Firms To Report Carbon Emissions

Companies like Apple, Meta, Google will be forced to disclose their carbon emissions after new law signed in California

8 months ago

Top Chinese EV Makers See Strong September Sales

EV start-ups Li Auto, Nio and Xpeng all see strong sales in September as price war, new models, expanded charging…

8 months ago

UK, EU Car Makers Call For Delay To Brexit EV Tariff

Electric car makers in UK and EU call for delay to upcoming export rules requiring use of batteries made in…

8 months ago

Chinese Battery Maker Gotion To Build $2bn Illinois Plant

Chinese battery manufacturer Gotion High-Tech is to build a $2bn factory in US state of Illinois as it seeks federal…

9 months ago