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Ford’s Mustang-inspired performance electric SUV aims for 300 miles

Ford’s Mustang-inspired performance electric SUV aims for 300 miles

Ford has begun teasing what could arguably be the most important - and divisive - vehicle in its upcoming range: the all-new electric performance SUV, with its Mustang inspiration. The group responsible, known internally as Ford Team Edison, has pulled back the curtain just a little on the utility, which it once called the Mach 1.

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5 things to know about the 2020 Mercedes EQC electric SUV

5 things to know about the 2020 Mercedes EQC electric SUV

Mercedes-Benz is getting into all-electric cars, and the 2020 EQC shows it's serious about it. Revealed today, the all-new EQC is the culmination of several years of concept cars and positioning in general from the German automaker, as it readies its push back against upstarts like Tesla along with more familiar rivals like Audi, BMW, and Jaguar.

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2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC revealed: EV range, power & all the tech

2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC revealed: EV range, power & all the tech

The Tesla alternatives are lining up, and latest to the electric party is the 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC. First of the German automaker's EQ brand, its new subbrand for "Progressive Luxury" with a distinct technological twist, the all-wheel drive 2020 EQC 400 4MATIC crossover will deliver 402 horsepower and what Mercedes says should be around 200 miles of range.

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Audi e-tron mass production kicks off

Audi e-tron mass production kicks off

Audi has announced that mass production of the electric SUV called the e-tron started this week. We still don’t know what the e-tron looks like, the world premiere is set to happen in San Francisco on September 17. We do know a little of the specs to be expected for the SUV.

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2018 Nissan Leaf Versus 2018 Hyundai Ioniq Electric – Head to Head In-Depth

2018 Nissan Leaf Versus 2018 Hyundai Ioniq Electric – Head to Head In-Depth

This is the battle between two of the cheapest electric vehicles you can buy today. The 2018 Nissan Leaf is all-new. It is a huge step up from the dorky styling and lame performance of the previous model Leaf. The 2018 Hyundai Ioniq Electric leads the way in terms of cost and efficiency. It also happens to be the most efficient EV for 2018. The EPA confirmed this EV utilizes just 25 kWh of electricity per 100 miles, enough to beat the BMW i3, Chevrolet Bolt, and the Volkswagen e-Golf.

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Jaguar hybrid sports car with I-PACE tech talk has us salivating

Jaguar hybrid sports car with I-PACE tech talk has us salivating

Jaguar is reportedly planning a mid-engined hybrid sports car, borrowing tech from the I-PACE electric SUV and taking on high-end performance vehicles in the process. The automaker currently has one sports coupe in its line-up, the F-TYPE, a front-engined two-seater that first launched in 2013.

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Mercedes-Benz EQC teaser takes a look inside

Mercedes-Benz EQC teaser takes a look inside

While the tech world is busy sifting through the wave after wave of consumer electronics announcements being made at IFA in Berlin, automotive fans are still on the edge of their seats for what is set to happen next week. On Tuesday, Mercedes-Benz is scheduled to fully take the camouflage off the newest member of its “Electric Intelligence” EQ family, the EQC. But not before teasing its interior, giving fans an appetizer of the futuristic technology inside the fully electric SUV.

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Maker of Russian assault rifles rolls out electric car called CV-1

Maker of Russian assault rifles rolls out electric car called CV-1

Say the name Kalashnikov and anyone familiar with firearms automatically thinks of the AK-47 assault rifle used in Russia and other countries for decades. Rifles aren’t all that Kalashnikov has in its arsenal. The weapon maker has now rolled out an EV that is called the CV-1 and it is an interesting mix of old and new in its design.

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The Vespa Elettrica electric scooter rides into the US in early 2019

The Vespa Elettrica electric scooter rides into the US in early 2019

Vespa's hotly-anticipated electric scooter, the Vespa Elettrica, will go into production in September, the Italian company has confirmed today. Revealed in late 2016, the Elettrica borrowed the retro styling of the classic Vespa scooters, but replaced the puttering gas engine with a thoroughly more modern version.

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Mercedes’ EQ Silver Arrow proves heritage and electrification can coexist

Mercedes’ EQ Silver Arrow proves heritage and electrification can coexist

It's a good year if you like single-seater electric cars. Three such concepts were brought along to Pebble Beach: Infiniti had its Prototype 10, an evolution of the more retro Prototype 9 from last year, while Audi's PB18 e-tron put a more futuristic spin on the idea. Mercedes' car took a different tack, but was no less striking for it.

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Mercedes-Benz teases September 4 unveil for EQ electric car

Mercedes-Benz teases September 4 unveil for EQ electric car

Mercedes-Benz has taken to Twitter to tease September 4 as the unveiling of its first all-electric model under the EQ brand. The teaser is very short at only 15 seconds and shows what appears to be a headlight and a small portion of the front bumper of a car. No specs or other details are offered.

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If Audi’s PB18 is the future of sports EVs – count me in

If Audi’s PB18 is the future of sports EVs – count me in

Even if it's not entirely clear what exact category the Audi PB18 e-tron falls into - the "hatchback-station-wagon single-seater electric performance coupe" is a woefully-underrepresented segment, sadly - one thing is abundantly obvious. Audi is definitely preparing for an electrified future which diverges significantly from what we know of as supercars today. Having seen the PB18 e-tron at Monterey Car Week 2018 this week, I'm ready to say I'm along for the ride.

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