General Motors has invested $2.2 billion at its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant to produce a variety of all-electric trucks and SUVs, including its first all-electric truck.
Using Hyundai Kona gas and electric models, Motor Trend conducted a road trip to form qualitative and quantitative assessments of EVs versus gasoline-powered cars. Along with the positive takeaways, the testers found that charging the Kona EV at consumer charge points more than doubled the cost of the trip compared to the gas Kona model.
The 2021 Chevrolet Suburban and Chevrolet Tahoe and GMC Yukon and Yukon XL will be available with the all-new 3.0L Duramax turbo-diesel engine, while Jeep debuts the 3.0L EcoDiesel option in the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon in 2020, achieving an EPA rated 29 mpg in highway driving.
Meritor's T.J. Reed, global vice president of electrification, talks to HDT about the company's recent acquisition of TransPower and the state of electric commercial vehicles.
These high-scoring hybrids include the Toyota Prius Prime, three others by Toyota, four by Hyundai-Kia, and one by Honda.
Several fleets have joined the Corporate Electric Vehicle Alliance to advance their commitments to fleet electrification.
One of the most challenging issues surrounding electric vehicles is how to project TCO. Fuel costs are far more complex, and small samples make depreciation difficult to project. A new company, eIQ Mobility, has a process which can eliminate guesswork.
Canoo’s subscription will be flexible, with a single all-inclusive monthly payment that offers the vehicle, maintenance, registration, access to insurance and charging on a month-to-month basis.
The "Make-Ready" Program would run through 2025 to coincide with New York's goal of deploying 850,000 zero-emission vehicles by the end of that year.
The City of Yonkers, N.Y., will only buy electric models of light-duty vehicles for fleet use and expects reduced fuel and maintenance costs.
Isuzu and Honda have announced that they will be working together to develop hydrogen fuel cell technologies for commercial trucks and passenger car markets.
Ideal for urban waste collection, Daimler's eEconic electric truck will be based on the all-electric eActros, with testing to begin in 2021.