Are the upfront costs of hybrid and electric vehicles worth it?

Does the fuel efficiency of hybrid and electric vehicles make up for the higher premiums of these low-emission vehicles? Buzz60's Tony Spitz will help you decide.  .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 12th, 2017

China Is Poised to Take Over This Industry. America Can’t Let It Happen.

The environment is going to suffer. The future of transportation will be electric vehicles (EV). As battery costs come down and countries turn away from internal combustion engine vehicles, the mo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune17 hr. 45 min. ago

Volvo Unveils a Direct Challenge to Tesla

In a direct challenge to Tesla, Volvo Cars unveiled its first high-performance electric-car model in Shanghai on Tuesday, doubling down on its commitment to make only electric or hybrid vehicles starting in 2019......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 17th, 2017

Get ready: Boeing-backed hybrid-electric plane will hit market in 2022

Zunum's planes would fly from thousands of small airports around big cities to cut regional travel times and costs.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 5th, 2017

Ford bets on electric vehicles

By 2022, Ford plans to cut spending on traditional engines by a third, or about $500 million, and put that money into electric and hybrid vehicle development, on top of $4.5 billion previously announced. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 4th, 2017

Ford to slash $14 bn in costs, cut car models under new CEO

Auto major plans to shift capital investment away from sedans and internal combustion engines to develop more trucks and electric and hybrid cars.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 4th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Ford to ‘attack’ costs, shift focus to SUVs, trucks, electric cars

Ford Motor Co. will shift about $7 billion toward the development of more trucks and sport-utility vehicles while “attacking” costs, part of new Chief Executive Jim Hackett’s strategic plan for the No. 2 U.S. auto maker......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 3rd, 2017

Hybrid, electric vehicles continue to attract incentives under FAME scheme

The scheme offers sops on electric and hybrid vehicles of up to Rs 29,000 for bikes and Rs 1.38 lakh for cars.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 24th, 2017

Unplugging The EV Summer Of Love

It’s been a summer of unrequited love for electric vehicles. In July, Tesla finally rolled out its massively hyped Model 3. That same month, Volvo announced ambitious plans to go all-electric, or at least, all hybrid-electric. The Britis.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 21st, 2017

Mazda to make all models hybrid, electric by early 2030s

Mazda Motor Corp plans to make all of its vehicles electric-based, including petrol hybrids, by the early 2030s, Japanese media reported on Friday, as more automakers shift strategies to meet tighten........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 15th, 2017

Suzuki Motor starts work on lithium ion battery unit

Announces lithium ion battery manufacturing plant in Gujarat that would reduce battery cost for electric and hybrid vehicles.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 14th, 2017

Suzuki starts work on lithium ion battery unit

Announces lithium ion battery manufacturing plant in Gujarat that would reduce battery cost for electric and hybrid vehicles.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 14th, 2017

Uber to stop using diesel cars in London by end 2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Uber [UBER.UL] will cease using diesel cars in London by the end of 2019 and the vast majority of rides will be in electric or hybrid vehicles by then, the taxi app said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 8th, 2017

Jaguar Land Rover Has Big Plans for Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

Starting in 2020, all cars will have an electric o.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 7th, 2017

Honda Teases Its Electric Vehicles Plans for Europe

Hybrid CR-Vs are coming. Honda will reveal its electric vehicle ambitions for the European market at the upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show with two debuts, including a hybrid version of its popular CR-V crossover, another sign th.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 29th, 2017

Used electric cars: The best bang for your buck?

Electric vehicles are cheaper than conventional cars to maintain, but they're more expensive upfront and lose value at a much faster pace over time, according to a new study. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 23rd, 2017

GM Cadillac chief outlines plan for fewer sedans, more electrics

DETROIT (Reuters) - The head of General Motors Co's Cadillac luxury division said on Thursday the brand will shrink its lineup of sedans and expand its offerings of sport utility vehicles and hybrid and electric vehicles in response to market shifts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 28th, 2017

California Pushes New Incentives for Zero-Emissions Vehicles

California lawmakers are considering $3 billion worth of rebates for buyers of electric cars in an effort to power an industry that relies heavily on public subsidies......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 15th, 2017

Unless affordable, people won"t buy electric cars: Maruti Suzuki India MD

Mauruti Suzuki, the country's largest car maker, was promoting hybrid technology through mildly hybrid cars. The taxes on these vehicles, however, have been put at a steep 43 per cent under the new goods and services tax (GST), c.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJul 11th, 2017

Betting on electric vehicles: France to ban petrol, diesel cars by 2040

Hybrid cars make up about 3.5 per cent of the French market.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 7th, 2017

Why hybrid cars aren"t dead (despite what you may have heard)

Volvo said all of its new models would be electric cars, hybrids or "mild" hybrids, which are gas vehicles partially powered by battery-driv.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 5th, 2017