Iconiq Motors, the electric vehicle arm of Dubai-based W Motors has announced it is ready with an EV that is Level 5 autonomous, meaning it has no need for human intervention. Even the steering wheel is optional on the Iconiq L5.
Infiniti has officially announced that a new all-electric crossover will join its lineup in the near future. The company will preview the new model with a concept car at the Detroit auto show in January.
There cannot be a bigger irony than a muscle car with a hybrid powertrain. Yet, it seems like the Dodge Challenger is going down this very road in the near future.
Aston Martin has reluctantly stepped into the EV game with the world moving closer to adopting battery-powered cars. The British firm does not want to give up its style quotient though, for the Aston Martin Rapide E does not look like a typical electric car we have come to expect.
Electric vehicles have seen a strong surge in demand here in the UAE, and Chevrolet is one of the foremost players in the segment. The company just launched the all-electric 2019 Bolt hatchback in the country.
This year’s Detroit Show was rather electrifying (literally). Nissan joined the bandwagon of new electric cars with style after it unveiled the IMs concept. From the looks of it and what we were told about the car, it might be safe to say that Nissan could be onto an entirely new segment.
It was back in 2010 when Porsche came out with its first hybrid SUV, the Cayenne S Hybrid. After four years, in 2014, it brought another revised version and called it as the Cayenne S E-Hybrid. Now again, four years later, there’s another new iteration of the hybrid SUV, the Cayenne E-Hybrid.
Porsche recently put the brand new Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid through its paces at the Dubai Autodrome as well as Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi. It set new lap records for hybrid luxury saloons at both the tracks. The initiative is part of a bigger project to benchmark the new hybrid Porsche at many of […]
We are familiar with the Mission E concept that Porsche has been working on for quite some time now. This is the first pure electric car for Porsche which has already gained a lot of attention from across the globe. During the “70 years of sports cars” ceremony, Porsche announced that its series production of […]
The prestigious Dubai Police fleet of cars has a new kid on the block: The new Chevrolet Bolt EV. Eight patrol units are already out on the streets of Dubai as of today.
Nissan recorded a surge of ten percent in sales of electric cars globally for the fiscal year 2017. Part of the rise in demand was driven by the Nissan Leaf, the world’s best-selling EV.
It is a widely known fact that the Jaguar E-type is the most beautiful car in the world. Jaguar Classic, the restoration and maintenance arm for Jaguar’s antique and classic cars is now accepting orders for electric E-Types.
At the recently concluded Pikes Peak Hill Climb, Volkswagen’s motorsports division showed the world just what electric cars are capable of. The company’s electric race car, the I.D. R set a new time record at the Peak, smashing all previous records by a huge margin.
The automobile industry is going green at a very rapid rate. It won’t be long enough when electric cars running on the streets would be a common sight. Big car companies are working day and night to develop electric vehicles. This will soon result in the increase in demand for electric motors. So, to sort […]
Volvo Cars participated in the Global Road and Traffic Safety Conference in Abu Dhabi. The two-day conference brought under scrutiny the latest road safety measures being implemented in the UAE.
The Audi e-Tron crossover is the company’s first fully electric model, and as such comes with a host of nifty features that set it apart from other roadgoing cars. Among its repertoire of tricks is an automatic toll payment system.
The all-new Toyota Corolla saloon was unveiled earlier today in Guangzhou, China. It joins the hatchback and estate to complete the model family.
Audi recently debuted the brand new e-Tron SUV that runs purely on electric power. The new commercial the company came out with for the SUV is a brilliant marketing campaign that more manufacturers could take a lesson from.
MG Motor is working day and night to expand and further establish its empire in the UAE. In its quest to achieve its goals, it recently opened a new showroom in Dubai. To give us an idea of what its future plans are, MG Motor presented its X-Motion Concept at the 2018 Beijing Motor Show.
The Audi e-Tron, on Monday, found its way into the showrooms after entering the production lines earlier this month. The company on Monday showcased its first electric SUV marking its focus on shifting to an electrified lineup in the coming years. The new full electric SUV will sit between the Q5 and the Q7. Needless […]
As a part of its recent partnership to develop autonomous driving tech, Bosch, along with Daimler will start trials of an on-demand self-driving car service next year. But that isn’t what amused us. The German supplier giant has kept us on our toes by teasing a few images and details of what’s about to be […]
In 2011, Nissan grabbed our attention (sort of) with a race car concept primarily based on the first generation Leaf electric hatchback. More than a model that had a future in Nissan’s shed, the 2011-concept was a statement of purpose to highlight the potential of electric cars. This was evident from, the minimal 107bhp and […]
Hyundai Motor Group has announced plans to introduce solar charging technology on select Hyundai vehicles. Solar panels will be incorporated into the roof or the hood of these vehicles. The energy generated from these panels will add to the output of hybrid and electric vehicles.
We all are aware of Volvo’s commitment towards electric vehicles. It has already got hybrid vehicles in its product line up and is planning to electrify its entire product range. Volvo has clearly stated that it’s very serious about electric cars, and is one of the few car manufacturers which is heading towards an electric […]
FCA U.S. has announced that it has awarded the production of Power Electronics module for the Jeep Wrangler PHEV to its Toledo Machining Plant.
We are now astonished the same way we were back in 2016 when Chinese startup Nio gave us a glimpse of the EP9 track-only supercar. However, in their quest to create a potent EV, Nio might have come up with a walloping answer to the likes of Tesla. The ES6 as the company has named […]
Toyota Camry has had a successful career graph over all its years of existence. Not just in the Middle East, but this gorgeous car has left its positive impact in various other international markets as well. Now there is a hybrid variant too, which is available at Al-Futtaim Toyota at a price tag of AED […]
After releasing a few teasers of its all-new S60, Volvo has finally launched its latest mid-size premium sports sedan. The launch took place at Volvo’s first US manufacturing plant in Charleston, South Carolina.
Mitsubishi is bringing a brand-new concept to the 2019 Geneva Motor Show in March. The oddly-named car hints at “next-generation technology and enhanced EV performance,” in its maker’s words.
The International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) judges today recognised Hyundai’s design talent by awarding the firm’s SUV offerings. The IDE Awards are presented by the Industrial Design Society of America (IDSA).
Speaking at the Deutsche Bank Global Automotive Conference in Detroit Ford President Jim Farley, on Wednesday confirmed that Ford will launch a fully-electric F-series to put up a worthy fight against planned pickup trucks from Tesla as well as new EV entrants such as Rivian and Atlis.
Land Rover had discontinued the iconic Defender 4×4 from its lineup in 2016. Thankfully, that’s not the end of the line for the bare-bones SUV as it is making a comeback, probably by 2020.
Pininfarina recently gave us a glimpse of its upcoming electric hypercar. Sporting a new moniker, the company decided to ditch the nameplate of PF0 for ‘Battista’. In a follow-up act, the company is also planning for electric SUV. However, what amused us was a recent Autocar India report, citing internal sources of the company, which […]
Following the disturbing trend of downsizing and tightening emissions norms, Jaguar Land Rover may eliminate V8 engines from their existing range of cars.