Redefining Urban Mobility

A new EY report, Urban Mobility Redefined, finds the lines blurring among such shared transportation alternatives as car-sharing, ride-sharing and other non-traditional modes of personal transportation.

BYD EV Gets Larger Battery, Extended Range

August 24, 2016

The 50:50 joint venture between Daimler AG and China’s BYD Co. has introduced a new battery that increases the range of its Denza electric sedan by one-third to 400 km (250 miles).

“Automobility ‘16”: The Road to Tomorrow

August 17, 2016

It’s gone from being a matter of “if” to one of “when.” And there is something of a subset to that “when” of “how much at what time.” The topic, of course, is autonomy.

Mercedes to Market EVs Under MEQ Sub-Brand?

August 12, 2016

Daimler AG’s Mercedes-Benz unit has filed trademark applications for several vehicle names starting with an EQ prefix that will form the basis of an MEQ sub-brand for electric vehicles, AutoExpress reports.

LeEco Plans EV Plant in China

August 12, 2016

Chinese consumer electronics giant LeEco plans to build a plant in Hangzhou, China, to make a production version of the LeSee electric car concept it introduced at the Beijing auto show in April.