Electric Cars

Tesla-BYD Lock Horns in China With Deep Discounts, Incentives

The world’s two biggest EV-makers have been locked in a drawn-out and brutal price war in China since the beginning…

15 hours ago

China’s BYD Confirms Mexico Factory Plan But Rules Out Exports

Reports of BYD’s plans to expand production in Mexico spurred speculation that the EV giant was looking for a way…

2 days ago

Apple Seen Pulling Plug on 10-Year Electric Car Project

The US giant launched Project Titan as a wave of interest in self-driving vehicles swept through Silicon Valley

3 days ago

China Vows to Help EV Makers Expand Overseas, Fight Sanctions

Beijing has laid out wide-ranging guidelines for various departments and the central bank to help the new-energy-vehicle trade

3 weeks ago

BYD Forecasts Possible 86% Profit Surge on Overseas Sales

The Chinese EV outfit is predicting a $4billion-plus net profit for last year despite intensified competition in the sector

1 month ago

Toyota Eyes 10.3 Million 2024 Production Target, Hybrid Boost

The Japanese automaker says it is confident chip shortages won’t hamper it manufacturing what will be a record number of…

2 months ago

EU Investigators in China to Probe EV-Makers BYD, Geely, SAIC

Brussels is determined to establish the impact of state subsidies on Chinese-made electric vehicles which it claims disadvantages its own…

2 months ago

China’s Xiaomi Unveils Fast-Charging EV to Rival Tesla, Porsche

The smartphone giant’s chief Lei Jun said the company was aiming to become 'one of the world's top five automakers'

2 months ago

China’s Nio to Launch Affordable EV brand Firefly in Europe

A wave of Chinese EV makers are expanding in Europe amid slowing demand at home

3 months ago

France’s Green EV Push Cuts China-Made Cars From Subsidies

France's revamped rules on EV subsidies include a new criteria for eligibility — the amount of carbon emitted in the…

3 months ago

China, US EV Sales Lead Charge as Electric Revolution Speeds Up

Global sales of fully electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles reached a new monthly record of 1.4 million units in November

3 months ago

US Rules to Limit Chinese Access to EV Tax Credits Announced

The Biden administration's curbs are designed to wean the US electric vehicle battery supply chain away from China

3 months ago