The Internet has received fresh information about the new electric car of the Korean automaker KIA. A large family electric crossover KIA EV9 should be presented in the first half of 2024. It will go on sale at the end of this year or at the beginning of next year.
The SAIC-GM-Wuling joint venture has officially announced that the smallest electric electric vehicle in the world, the Wuling Hongguang MINI EV, has become the world champion in sales of small electric vehicles. Since its launch on July 24, 2020, its sales have reached 1.11 million units. In 2022 alone, more than 400 thousand of them were bought.
A joint venture between Sony and Honda unveiled a new prototype of an electric car called Afeela during Sony's presentation at CES in Las Vegas. The brand will appear on the first production electric car of the joint venture, which will go on sale in North America in 2026.
France's Renault, which was one of the first to electrify its model range, has teamed up with R-FIT to offer owners of the legendary Renault 4, Renault 5 and Twingo first-generation electrification kits.
Audi has finally unveiled the Activesphere EV concept it promised last summer. The crossover is designed for off-road driving, complete with a strong bottom, lifting suspension and convenient ways to carry sports equipment. The rear part can be transformed into a loading area where there is enough space, for example, for your electric bicycles. However, it has a sedan-like profile and all the amenities of past concepts, including a spacious, bright interior designed to relax while the car is in self-driving mode.
Official photos of Polestar 2 of the 2023 model year have been published on the official website. The electric liftback from Volvo has been facelifted. The design of the electric car was updated in the style of the Polestar 3 crossover. Instead of the radiator grille, a plastic plug appeared - it covers numerous sensors of the car. The bumpers have also been slightly modified.
The famous Vanwall brand returns and prepares a new Vandervell S model. The electric car will go on sale from the third quarter of this year at a price of 128,000 euros and a total of 500 such cars will be produced.
When you think about charging an electric car, you usually don't think about robots. But in it's quest to make the charging process of new Ram Revolution EV truck as convenient as possible, Ram Trucks has introduced a robot, that can autonomously charge your electric vehicle by rolling under it on its own. Just like a regular robot vacuum cleaner.
Dongfeng Voyah electric car brand has unveiled its third model for the Chinese market. The Zhuiguang electric sedan is about five meters long with a twin-engine all-wheel drive and has a power of 375 kW and is available with two types of batteries (82 and 109 kWh).
Toyota built and presented an electric Hilux pickup truck, but did not name the parameters of the power plant. At the same time, Toyota President Akio Toyoda once again reminded that electric cars are not the only way to reduce harmful emissions.
The new Tesla Roadster will be the next production model of the brand. The electric supercar will go into production in July 2023. This became known to the Autoevolution website. At the disposal of journalists got documentation with Tesla's plans for the coming years.
Tesla has integrated the Steam gaming aggregator into the new Model S and X models — you can play Cyberpunk, Elden Ring and thousands of other projects right on the dashboard. The company is ready to offer a number of games in its electric vehicles through the integrated Tesla Arcade system: for example, such games as Cuphead and Sonic the Hedgehog 1 are available to users.
Eysing is a Dutch company born out of a passion for automotive design. The founders of the company have long begun to design and build for themselves an electronic moped based on the design of the classic Dutch motorcycle Eysink Alpenjager of 1938.
Ford will release a new generation Ford Bronco only in 2029. At the same time, only one of its versions will receive an electric power plant. This forecast was made by AutoForecasting Solutions analysts.
British startup Munro Vehicles presented its debut model MK_1. Extreme electric SUV will go into production in 2024. This is reported on the official website of the manufacturer. The New Munro MK_1 is an electric alternative to the iconic Land Rover Defender and Jeep Wrangler.
The most powerful and expensive BMW - XM crossover has entered production in the USA. The flagship crossover of the German brand is the first independent model from the BMW Motorsport division for many years. Its competitors are the Aston Martin DBX, Bentley Bentayga and Lamborghini Urus.
Mercedes-Benz Vans (this division is responsible for passenger commercial models) presented two new electric models of the brand. The serial Mercedes-Benz EQT has already been fully declassified, and the status of the concept car shows a house on wheels based on it - Mercedes-Benz Concept EQT Marco Polo, which in the status of a serial sample should go into production in 2023. At the same time, an optional Marco Polo Module "kitchen" unit is already available in EQT.
The American company Tesla began deliveries of the Semi electric truck, the production of which was launched in October five years after the premiere and three years after the originally planned date. The cost of the model starts from 150 thousand dollars. Unlike the prototypes presented earlier, the Semi production truck received new door handles and modified optics.