Tag: Alternative Fuel Vehicles

The all new 2022 Mercedes-EQ EQS luxury electric sedan bursts with high tech

Price: We expect the 2022 Mercedes EQS to start at around $100,000. Mercedes-Benz expects more than half of its cars to be fully electric vehicles or...

Pushing the EV envelope: The 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 review

Price: We expect the 2022 Hyundai HYMTF, +0.02% Ioniq 5 to start in the region of $44,000. The 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 is an all-new, all-electric...

Nikola electric-truck prototypes were powered by hidden wall sockets, towed into position and rolled down hills, prosecutors say

The founder of the much-hyped electric truck manufacturer Nikola Corp. NKLA, -1.33% has been charged with lying to investors about the supposed technological breakthroughs the...

Tesla tops $1 billion in profit, delays Semi launch

Tesla Inc.’s profit topped $1 billion for the first time in the company’s history and its sales nearly doubled, zooming past Wall Street expectations, but...

The main attractions arrive: Apple, Microsoft, Google, Facebook, Amazon and Tesla headline the biggest week of earnings

The coming week will be the most important of this quarter’s earnings season — even if later weeks beat it on quantity, it will be...

Electric-car sales in China are expected to double this year

Sales of electric vehicles in China are likely to double this year, with Chinese EV makers sidestepping chips and parts shortages and getting creative around...

The Stellantis EV day is coming. Here’s what to know.

Stellantis, the world’s fourth-largest car maker, will host its EV Day on Thursday and unveil more details around its electrification strategy. The company, formed earlier...

Opinion: Riches await whoever can solve this EV conundrum

Here’s an important metric concerning America’s electric car industry: The ratio of EVs to recharging stations. There obviously have to be enough to make easy...

15 electric cars (and trucks) to watch for in 2022

As we continue to strive for reduced emissions and air pollution, the electric car market is being flooded with new options. What used to be...

Musk says Tesla sold about 10% of bitcoin to test market, and will ‘resume allowing crypto transactions’ when 50% of miners are green

Prices of the world’s No. 1 crypto on Sunday were trading sharply higher, as digital-asset bull Elon Musk said Tesla would resume allowing transactions at...

Tesla price increases caused by major issues sourcing critical parts, Elon Musk says

Major issues sourcing key parts for the production of Tesla’s automobiles are behind recent increases to the cost of the electric vehicles, Chief Executive Elon Musk said...

NIO is making a landmark push outside of China into this electric-vehicle-obsessed country

Chinese electric-vehicle company NIO will make a landmark move later this year by pushing into its first market outside of China, the company said on...

The 2021 Honda CR-V does just about everything right

If you’re in the market for a compact crossover SUV, the 2021 Honda CR-V must be on your test-drive list. Like its rival the Toyota RAV4...

Tesla’s first-quarter sales rise more than 70%, but stock slips

Tesla Inc. stock fell nearly 2% late Monday after the Silicon Valley electric-car maker reported mixed first-quarter earnings, with sales slightly below the mark and...

Here are all of your choices of EVs, and which have the best safety features

You might think that just because electric cars reached the height of current mobility technology, they all offer a full suite of cutting-edge safety and...

Tesla and Big Tech are about to rev up the busiest week of earnings season

The busiest week of earnings season is about to kick off, with Tesla and Big Tech companies expected to dominate the headlines. The six largest...

What is EV, BEV, HEV, PHEV? Here’s your guide to types of electric cars

When it comes to types of electric vehicles (EVs), the choices people can buy go far beyond those powered by batteries alone. These days, they...

Watch out Tesla. This new Mercedes-Benz ‘could be a game changer,’ says Deutsche Bank.

The newest all-electric luxury vehicle from Mercedes-Benz has the potential to improve the perception of the entire brand and will be a “Tesla fighter,” according...

Dow clings to gain, but tech stocks slide while Beige Book shows only modest economic uptick

U.S. stock benchmarks mostly were lower Wednesday afternoon, as technology shares weighed down the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite, after bond yields spiked and weaker-than-expected...

I’m 28, have zero debt, a 401(k), Roth IRA and $45K in the bank. My parents want me to save for a home. I want a Tesla Model 3. Who’s right?

Dear Quentin, I’ve been flip-flopping back and forth between buying a new car or putting a down payment on my first home. With my parents...

Tesla bitcoin gambit already made $1 billion, more than 2020 profit from car sales, estimates analyst

Much has been made about the hefty sum that Tesla Inc. has invested in bitcoin, a speculative asset that has only been around since 2009....

Ford accelerates toward an all-electric future in Europe, as part of its $22 billion EV investment

Ford is the latest automobile maker to announce ambitious new targets to switch to all-electric production of its cars by 2030 in Europe. The U.S....

Tesla is in decline, SUVs are king, and more insights from the world’s largest electric-vehicle market

Europe overtook China in 2020 to become the world’s largest market for electric vehicles, amid a pedal-to-the-metal push to increase EV adoption from governments and...

Opinion: Apple justifies its huge valuation, while Tesla … not so much

The difference between two of the most popular stocks in America, Apple Inc. and Tesla Inc., stood out starkly Wednesday. Apple AAPL, -0.77% reported a...

Apple, Tesla and Facebook ready to report record sales in busiest week of earnings

U.S. companies have barely managed to eke out positive earnings growth so far in this quarterly results season, but the big test arrives in the...