The Viritech Apricale: Britain’s own hydrogen-powered hypercar

Viritech, which is moving into a new engineering facility at Horiba-MIRA in the British Midlands, plans to make hydrogen powertrains its core business, across a bunch of industries including aerospace, marine, energy, road and rail freight. The Apricale is one of three showpieces it's building in small numbers to demonstrate and draw attention to its... Continue Reading →

Mercedes-Benz launches the EQB, a compact, electric 7-seater

Mercedes has fully electrified its seven-seat family Tardis. The new EQB, matching the deceptively roomy GLB crossover, is a practical luxury getabout offering plenty of carrying capacity, up to 260 miles (419 km) of WLTP range, and lots of power options. Big on the inside, relatively compact on the outside is a winning combination, and as... Continue Reading →

MG Cyberster e-roadster begs to be judged by the cover, not title

When it comes to China-debuted concept cars from the modern-day, SAIC-owned MG, we've seen the magnetically gorgeous, the really weird and the entirely forgettable. The new Cyberster promises to be all three, flashing a bevy of beautiful curves, answering to an odd name that feels like an April Fool's joke Elon Musk thought up while high, and wearing some... Continue Reading →

Genesis X concept examines electric GT design through razor-sharp eyes

Hyundai Motor Group has been pulling out all the stops in the design department lately, dazzling drivers with new looks like the Hyundai Staria MPV and Prophecy concept. The luxury brand of the group has taken the next step, debuting the impossibly long, sleek Genesis X Concept. What it lacks in naming creativity, the electric GT makes up... Continue Reading →

Lexus unveils forward-looking LF-Z Electrified concept car

Lexus has unveiled an electric concept car to show how the brand will look moving forward into an EV future. The LF-Z Electrified is a dedicated battery-electric vehicle (BEV) platform showcase and is, according to Lexus, a glimpse of what’s coming by 2025. The SUV-like concept takes the form of a four-door sedan with a... Continue Reading →

Kia’s EV6 electric crossover boasts up to 577 hp or 316 miles of range

Based on the same Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP) as the Hyundai Ioniq 5, Kia's all-new EV6 becomes the brand's next step into the electrified future. The new e-crossover family promises impressive numbers from bottom to top, including up to 316 miles of range, 577 hp and 800-volt fast charging that adds 62 miles of range in... Continue Reading →

Humble Motors presents a 1,020hp SUV with 80 square feet of solar roof

Another Californian EV startup has unveiled an electric concept SUV – but this time, it's built to do between 10-60 miles (16-96 km) per day on pure sunlight. The Humble One will rock more than 80 square feet of solar panels to self-charge even when unplugged. This thing really looks like more of a crossover,... Continue Reading →

Volvo launches C40 Recharge fully electric SUV – for online sales only

Volvo has launched a new battery-electric crossover, the C40 Recharge, which is the first Volvo ever designed to be electric-only. The automaker has also announced that all EV sales will move to an online platform. The C40 will be the first of the Volvo EVs sold on the upcoming Care by Volvo platform for online... Continue Reading →

Audi unveils its all-electric e-tron GT performance saloon

More than two years after teasing its electrified grand touring concept at the LA Auto Show, Audi has finally pulled back the curtain on its first electric performance saloon, the e-tron GT. Available as both a GT base model and high-performance RS variant, the all-wheel-drive flagships mark another step into the realm of electrification for Audi, which... Continue Reading →

Tesla drops bombshell Model S upgrades, including the wild Plaid+

Tesla has weirdly used a quarterly earnings call to drop blockbuster announcements about its extraordinary Model S, including some bizarre interior upgrades and a monster Plaid+ version that's the fastest accelerating production car ever. The three new models are already on sale; at the bottom end there's a long-range dual motor starting at US$79,990, and... Continue Reading →

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