Post Tagged with: "electric vehicles"

Motorsports

Texas Motor Speedway Bans EV Race Cars Over Fire Concerns

Much like Hansel was way back in 2001, electric vehicles (EV) are so hot right now. Super hot. Occasionally on fire, even. Which, as it turns out, is just a […]

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Automotive & Aftermarket News

Audi Recalls e-tron All-Electric Vehicle for Battery Fire Risk

Well, that was fast. Less than two months after Audi introduced its first-ever all-electric vehicle for sale in the U.S., the automaker followed up with another milestone: the first-ever voluntary […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News

GM Officials Confirm an All-Electric Pickup Truck is Coming

Chief rival Ford and electric vehicle maker Rivian already announced they would be building all-electric pickup trucks. There was little doubt General Motors would follow suit. GM CEO Mary Barra […]

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Automotive & Aftermarket News

GM Doubles Down on ‘All-Electric Future’ with Planned Job Cuts and Plant Closures

General Motors, North America’s largest automaker and the company with the biggest fingerprint on the performance aftermarket and hot-rodding communities, is doubling down—literally—on what GM officials believe will be an […]

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Automotive & Aftermarket News

Tesla CEO Musk Says Company Will Build F-150-Sized All-Electric Pickup

A full-size pickup truck will be the next new vehicle built by electric car and power company Tesla Inc., CEO Elon Musk said. Palo Alto, CA-based Tesla is currently working […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News / News & Car Culture

Ford Announces Plans for U.S.-Made Hybrid Mustang and F-150

Nope, it’s not April Fools’ Day. Ford Motor Co. announced today it will soon offer hybrid versions of the iconic Mustang and F-150. In total, the Dearborn, MI-based company unveiled plans for […]

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Automotive & Aftermarket News / News & Car Culture

California Proposal Threatens Old Cars, Replacement Parts

California could expand a Los Angeles-area vehicle buyback pilot program reminiscent of the 2009 federal cash-for-clunker program statewide, potentially threatening older cars and cheap replacement parts availability. The Specialty Equipment Market Association […]