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Bentley’s Mulsanne could be fully electric in next-generation model

A range of current Bentley Mulsanne models

But the successor, fully-electric or not, isn’t expected until the early 2020’s Bentley’s next-generation Mulsanne could go fully-electric and replace the current 6.75-litre V8 gas engine, according to a recent report, sourced by InsideEVs. Although this isn’t the first time that a fully-electric version of the flagship saloon model has been …

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Summer testing begins for the Mercedes-Benz Luxury SUV: the EQC

Mercedes-Benz EQC

The SUV’s development testing takes place in Spain ahead of production starting next year Mercedes-Benz has released pictures of summer testing of the EQC, the automaker’s first serious investment in fully electric electric vehicles. The all-electric SUV has been through an extensive development programme, including various stages of testing, ahead …

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New York Governor announces US$250 million investment in EVs

Southern-California-Edison-Charge-Ready

The initiative, through state funding and co-investments with the private sector, aims to make EVs more ‘user-friendly for all’ New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo announced plans for a US$250 million investment in the future of EVs, with an initiative which will focus on aggressively accelerating New Yorkers’ adoption of …

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Superpedestrian to make e-bicycle ride sharing safer and more effective

Superpedestrian's e-bike technology

Superpedestrian Copenhagen Wheel is to introduce new technology developed using user data gathered Superpedestrian’s Copenhagen Wheel has been gathering data from the miles travelled by its users to develop new services and technologies. This data will be used to make the user experience safer and more effective, according to the developer’s …

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Ghosn: EV users no longer suffer from “range anxiety”

CEO Carlos Ghosn announces the creation of Alliance Ventures.

The Nissan, Renault, Mitsubishi chairman promises the alliance will now focus its EV efforts on affordability instead Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi Alliance chairman Carlos Ghosn, has spoken about the group’s new focus on the affordability of EVs, citing a change in consumer interest. Ghosn believes that EV consumers are less concerned aspect such as …

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Mercedes-Maybach shows new Vision of EV luxury

Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury, Auto China 2018

Showcased at AutoChina 2018, the latest Maybach crossover SUV stands for the brand’s idea of “ultimate in luxury” Daimler’s luxury brand, Mercedes-Maybach has revealed its latest EV concept vehicle – a bombastic look at the potential for high-end vehicles dubbed the “Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury.” The crossover aspires to combine the luxury …

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