Visit our new website:


Daily briefing: US v China in World Bank, Brexit stand-off and China’s electric cars
  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 06:29

Sign up to receive FirstFT by email here How well did you keep up with the news this week? Take the FirstFT quiz.  The Trump administration is hold...

Paris plans to banish all but electric cars by 2030
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 19:57

Filed under: Government/Legal,Green The City of Light — and smog.Continue reading Paris plans to banish all but electric cars ...

Marchionne Says There's No Viable Economic Model For Electric Cars
  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 13:52

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chief executive Sergio Marchionne says that there is currently no viable economic model to produce electric cars and make a ...

Electric bus maker Proterra benefits from federal grants in 29 cities, Van Hool Belgium deal
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:57

Filed under: Government/Legal,Green,Green Automakers,Transportation Alternatives,Europe,United States,Emerging Technologies,Technology,Commerci...

How would you turn the A9 into an 'electric highway'?
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 13:09

An electric car journey on Scotland's longest road reveals the challenges and opportunities ahead. BBC News - Scotland

GM Appears To Have An Electric Coupe In The Pipeline
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:55

It appears as if General Motors is working on an all-electric two-door sports car to launch by the year 2023.Read more » Carscoops

Electric honeycomb: Pakistani teen in scientific first
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 04:56

Shaheer Niazi, 17, is being internationally recognised for his work on the electric honeycomb. BBC News - Asia

The new electric utilities
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 18:31

 An ideal electric utility costs less, is good for the planet and reduces the chances of losing power completely. And it doesn’t ask us to ...

Van Hool electric bus could make commutes greener - Roadshow
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 17:34

Belgian bus maker Van Hool uses Proterra's heavy-duty electric drivetrain for a new model of passenger bus mainly carrying tech workers. CNET News

Renault to make half of its cars electric or hybrid by 2022
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 06:31

French carmaker Renault has announced plans to make half of its models electric or hybrid by 2022 and to invest heavily in "robo-vehicles" with increa...

GM and Ford Promise Electric Cars, Uber and Waymo Go to Court, and More Car News From This Week
  • Fri, 06 Oct 2017 22:42

Plus: Dyson jumps into the auto industry, and Tesla struggles with production. Feed: All Latest

‘China is going to lead the electric car revolution,’ says Formula E chief Alejandro Agag as he targets return to the mainland for fledgling motorsport
  • Thu, 05 Oct 2017 08:46

Formula E boss Alejandro Agag has revealed plans are under way to bring mainland China back into the fold of the electric racing series. “China ...

Closing in on Porsche's Mission E and the electric future beyond
  • Thu, 05 Oct 2017 04:58

Filed under: Green,Porsche,Electric,Luxury,Performance Porsche's electrification plan is taking shape.Continue reading Closing i...

Breakingviews TV: Motown’s electric race
  • Wed, 04 Oct 2017 21:10

Antony Currie and Tom Buerkle discuss how GM’s revved-up plans for battery-powered cars are putting heat on crosstown rival Ford as new CEO Jim Hack...

China, With Methodical Discipline, Conjures a Market for Electric Cars
  • Wed, 04 Oct 2017 08:09

Nearly half of all plug-in vehicles are sold in China, driven by multiple subsidies and regulations, creating a giant test bed for local design and te...

Tesla electric semi truck possibly spied in new photo
  • Tue, 03 Oct 2017 21:40

 Is this the new semi truck Tesla is set to unveil at the end of this month? The truck, posted to Reddit (then deleted, then re-posted) bears mor...

Electric Cars Are a Hit With Chinese Consumers
  • Tue, 03 Oct 2017 06:31

China is the world's largest market for electric vehicles, thanks largely to subsidies that drive costs down. Those incentives will end by 2020, but t...

Cheaper Electric Cars Could Turbocharge Sales
  • Fri, 29 Sep 2017 18:32

Why electric cars could be cheaper than gas guzzlers in less than a decade. Video - News

Audi unleashes e-tron FE04 Formula E electric racecar
  • Fri, 29 Sep 2017 09:54

Filed under: Green,Motorsports,Audi,Technology,Electric,Racing There's a brand-new, single-speed powertrain lurking within.Conti...

Dyson is working on an electric car set to launch by 2020
  • Wed, 27 Sep 2017 05:32

 Dyson, maker of high-tech vacuum cleaners and fans, has long been rumored to be getting into the car game. That’s no longer a rumor, as th...

News Categories
Latest Stories