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// 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning: 320-mile EPA range beats Rivian R1T, efficiency meets it

With the 131-kWh extended-range battery pack, the Lightning gets up to 320 miles of EPA range and delivers 70 MPGe combined.

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// Hyundai & Kia Pondering New EV Factory In Georgia

Politics, jobs, and the EV revolution. Nothing is ever certain.

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// BMW Neue Klasse Electric Car Platform Coming — In 2025

BMW says its new platform will be for battery-electric cars only.

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THE FLEX // SALES AND STATISTICS NEWS

// Volvo Plug-In Car Sales Increased To 18,000 In April 2022

The all-electric car’s share out of the total Volvo sales for the first time reached 10%.


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// Volkswagen Group and bp partner to roll out EV fast-charging in Europe

The fossil fuel industry’s takeover of public charging infrastructure continues.

// Report: EV charger vulnerabilities might leave them open to hackers

One of the most obvious targets for hackers might be fleets, which they could potentially disable by disrupting nightly charging for delivery vehicles.

// Engineering Analysis Of Tesla’s Cyber Rodeo 4680 Battery Pack Cutaway

Only 74.1 kWh? Is this the 279-mile EPA range version? Plus other design changes.


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BEST OF THE REST // TODAY’S FAVOURITES

// Updated 2024 VW Aero B Electric Sedan Spotted Near The Nürburgring

VW’s Tesla Model 3 rival continues to feature clever camouflage, but the taillights under the stickers appear to be the real thing.

// See Plug-In Electric Car Adoption Map For All US States In 2021

Last year, several states exceeded a 7% share for new plug-in car registrations, but the overall share out of the total fleet remains low

// Lucid Makes European Debut With €218,000 Air Dream Edition

Only a very limited number of Air Dream Edition units will be available; the base Lucid Air Pure will cost approximately €100,000.

// DeLorean EVolved Will Reportedly Debut Sooner, On May 31

Its reveal was planned for the 2022 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in August.


IN OTHER NEWS // HERE’S WHAT’S BEEN HAPPENING

// Mercedes-Benz Vision AMG Concept Teased Before Next Week’s Reveal

Interestingly, this outline teaser for the new electric supercar was shared through the Mercedes design boss’ social Instagram account.

// Tesla Owner Apologizes After Admitting To Lying About Brake Failure

Tesla is going after owners in China who put together a misinformation campaign about its vehicles’ brakes.

// Ford Is Making Electric Vehicles That Deliver Stuff, So Why Can’t USPS?

While the US Postal Service fiddles with gasmobiles, Ford Motor Company launches new E-Transit electric vehicles in the delivery van market.

// VW CEO Expects Tight Battle To Overtake Tesla In EV Sales By 2025

Herbert Diess says VW didn’t expect Tesla to be “so fast and well-prepared.”

// The facts about recent electric bus fires in France

False or misleading posts about EV fires flood the internet on a daily basis.


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