Electric Cars

Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co. (Geely) today (October 19, 2021) officially started the production of its all-new, all-electric Zeekr 001 model – the first of the new Zeekr premium brand. The production takes place at the new, highly-automated Zeekr Intelligent Factory in Ningbo, China, which according to the Chinese manufacturer, is the world’s most advanced
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beganRivian h commercial production of the R1T all-electric pickup in September and the first customer car rolled off the assembly line on September 14. We haven’t heard much about customer deliveries since then, probably because the ramp up is quite limited. We would not expect to see volume deliveries in the first few months – maybe
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Tesla has been spotted deploying the first Megacharger to charge its upcoming Tesla Semi electric truck at Gigafactory Nevada. With the unveiling of the Tesla Semi in 2017, Tesla unveiled its plan to deploy ‘Megachargers,’ a more powerful version of its Supercharger network, to charge its electric trucks. The plan was ambitious. Tesla wanted a new charging
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Last year, Tesla filed a lawsuit against Rivian, claiming the EV startup stole trade secrets and intentionally poached employees to gain insider info. Now, Tesla has escalated its legal battle with Rivian, accusing it of continuing to poach its employees and stealing “highly proprietary” battery technology. According to a Bloomberg report picked up by Automotive News,
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