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The Tenways CGO009 e-bike is said to have smart features. (Image source: Tenways)

Tenways CGO009 new smart e-bike launching soon

Tenways has announced a new e-bike, the CGO009. The smart electric bicycle will launch in late February with a relatively high price tag. While few details have been provided by the brand, a teaser video suggests that features inc...
Polly Allcock, 24 Feb 2024 10:46
Wandercraft Personal Exoskeleton enables the paralyzed to independently walk, sit, and stand. (Source: Wandercraft)

Groundbreaking Wandercraft Personal Exoskeleton enables wheelchair-bound, paralyzed people to walk again

Wandercraft has unveiled the Personal Exoskeleton enabling wheelchair-bound people with lower-body paralysis to walk again. The battery-powered exoskeleton utilizes real-time, 3D environmental mapping and adaptive AI gait to allow...
David Chien, 24 Feb 2024 07:20
The best 5 EVs coming in 2024: From Hyundai to Tesla (Source: Porsche)

The best 5 EVs coming in 2024: From Hyundai to Tesla

CheckMag The electric vehicle market is rapidly expanding, with traditional automakers focusing on all-electric models. The year 2024 is set to see a significant surge in new EVs. If you're considering an electric vehicle, here are the top...
Triet Le, 23 Feb 2024 19:33
The new SwapSolar ecosystem. (Source: BLUETTI)

BLUETTI SwapSolar portable cooler system with industry-first swappable LFP batteries scores ~$300,000 in crowdfunding

BLUETTI's latest product is a portable fridge-freezer and ice-maker rather than a generator - however, it is still powered by the OEM's advanced LFP tech, and, as such, is the first of its kind on the market to do so. Furthermore,...
Deirdre O'Donnell, 23 Feb 2024 18:53
The R1T electric pickup (image: Rivian)

Elon Musk sees Rivian and Lucid bankrupt again as RJ Scaringe uses his own interest rate excuse

The only thing keeping Lucid afloat is, according to Tesla's CEO Elon Musk, its 'Saudi sugar daddy.' As for even, he says they might be bankrupt a few quarters from now.
Daniel Zlatev, 23 Feb 2024 16:20
The RWD Model Y is cheaper than Prius in EU (image: Tesla)

Tesla says Model Y now cheaper than a Toyota Prius hybrid as it loses most valuable car brand title

Tesla has now lost the title of the world's most valuable car brand after a few years of breakneck intangible asset growth. It is trying to hammer home the message that EVs are no longer expensive by showing that a Model Y is now ...
Daniel Zlatev, 22 Feb 2024 13:47
The base Cybertruck aero wheel covers seem to be a reasonable solution to the flawed Cyber wheel covers that were damaging tyre sidewalls recently. (Image source: Nic Cruz Patane on X)

New Tesla Cybertruck aero wheel covers potentially replace tyre-munching Cyber wheel caps

A Tesla Cybertruck has been spotted wearing both the base aero wheel covers and the Cybertruck-specific Goodyear AT tyres, sparking talk of the EV maker replacing the Cyber wheel covers with the base versions in the interim.
Julian van der Merwe, 22 Feb 2024 07:03
Nio's ET9 shown mid-snow-shake in an exuberant demonstration of its hydraulic active suspension system. (Image source: Nio via CnEVPost on YouTube)

Puppy-like Nio ET9 snow shake offers glimpse at snappy suspension adjustments from 'active hydraulic suspension system'

Nio's ET9 will feature the brand's SkyRide chassis system, the capabilities of which it demonstrated in a recent video wherein the car shook off a layer of snow like a puppy playing in a water fountain.
Julian van der Merwe, 21 Feb 2024 20:14
Automotive Grade Wi-Fi 7 is on the way. (Source: Qualcomm)

MWC 2024 | Qualcomm Snapdragon Auto Connectivity Platform upgrade touted to bring Wi-Fi 7 to next-gen cars

Qualcomm has announced that it will bring its first ever "Automotive Grade" Wi-Fi 7 access point to MWC 2024. The new addition to the Snapdragon Auto Connectivity platform is thus touted to bring cutting-edge bandwidth, interferen...
Deirdre O'Donnell, 21 Feb 2024 19:38
Dacia Spring 2024 version (Source: Dacia)

Dacia Spring returns with a 65 HP motor, a new design, and improved digital features

In addition to the interior and exterior design refresh, this year's Dacia Spring comes with the best loading capacity in the segment, a customizable digital dashboard with a 7-inch screen alongside a 10-inch multimedia central di...
Codrut Nistor, 21 Feb 2024 19:30
2024 Tesla Tire Repair Kit costs $125 (image: Tesla)

New Tesla Tire Repair Kit inflates its price but is no longer vaporware

Tesla is finally stocking up on its upgraded Tire Repair Kit after keeping it in vaporware status way longer than it promised. New kit is twice the price, though.
Daniel Zlatev, 21 Feb 2024 18:12
Tesla Cybertruck with wade mode for driving through deep water (image: TechRax / Youtube)

Tesla Cybertruck: Youtuber crosses deep water in wade mode and pushes limits of the e-pickup

The Tesla Cybertruck was put to the test by a YouTuber in a daring experiment in deep water. Using "wade mode", it crossed flooded areas and reached its limits. During the endurance test, the e-pickup suffered some minor damage.
Nicole Dominikowski, 21 Feb 2024 17:42
Model Y Juniper redesign render (image: AutoYa/YT)

Tesla may have postponed the Model Y Juniper refresh release

The rumored Model Y Juniper mid-cycle refresh is expected to come with new manganese phosphate batteries and design cues taken from the Model 3 Highland facelift. Tesla, however, may have postponed its launch.
Daniel Zlatev, 21 Feb 2024 17:37
2024 Dolphin may challenge the Model 2 pricing (image: BYD)

BYD starts price war to make its EVs and hybrids cheaper than gas-only vehicles

BYD will launch a cheaper refresh of what can be considered as its direct Tesla Model 2 competitor on February 23, but it already slashed prices of some of its most popular vehicles. The goal is to make its EVs and hybrids cheaper...
Daniel Zlatev, 20 Feb 2024 17:14
Cybertruck's 'rust' can be wiped off (image: Bearded Tesla/YT)

Cybertruck rust myth debunked as Tesla advises how to clean 'surface contamination'

With all the brouhaha surrounding the 'rusting' Cybertrucks, Tesla's lead engineer for the electric pickup is dispelling the rumor that its stainless steel body rusts. They call it 'surface contamination' and explain how to clean ...
Daniel Zlatev, 20 Feb 2024 16:39
The new P275 range. (Source: ENGWE)

ENGWE P275 series launches as cosmopolitan new e-bike range

ENGWE asserts that its latest e-bike is ready to "elevate urban living by combining freedom, convenience, and efficiency for daily commutes". The P275 is slated to do so with torque sensors for their mid-drive motors, potentially ...
Deirdre O'Donnell, 20 Feb 2024 09:00
The new Model 3 Performance bucket seats (image: Pristine_Floor7545/Reddit)

Sportier Tesla Model 3 Performance seats appear in live shots on 'engineering vehicle' wrapped in camo

Tesla is preparing to launch an upgraded Model 3 Performance with the 'few things eft behind' during the last performance version issue. Among the novelties are sportier seats with better side support that have been caught on full...
Daniel Zlatev, 19 Feb 2024 17:45
The ENGWE L20 SE electric bike can fold. (Image source: ENGWE)

ENGWE L20 SE folding off-roading e-bike with color LCD now available

ENGWE is selling a new e-bike in Europe via Amazon: the L20 SE. The folding model has wide tires, a suspension fork and a suspension seat post to make your ride on rough terrains more comfortable. Other features include up to 115 ...
Polly Allcock, 19 Feb 2024 16:14
Model Y wipers had to be switched to manual mode (image: Tesla Girl/X)

Tesla AI engineer teases automatic wipers fix in Autopilot mode

Tesla's tendency to try and save on production costs by eschewing sensors and relying only on cameras for important functions like parking or rain detection often results in problems for itself and its vehicle owners. One of those...
Daniel Zlatev, 19 Feb 2024 14:15
The SWAN Folding Electric Scooter has larger 16-inch wheels. (Image source: SWAN)

SWAN folding e-scooter arrives with unusual design and 16-inch tires

The Shif Mobility SWAN Folding Electric Scooter is available in Europe. The model has an unusual folding mechanism to make it easier to transport and larger tires for improved stability. Other features include a 35 km (~22 miles) ...
Polly Allcock, 19 Feb 2024 14:03
President Biden in Detroit next to a Mustang Mach-E (image: Reuters)

Tesla faces EV mandate delay instead of gas car ban as Biden aims to unionize autoworkers and build more chargers

Much to Elon Musk's chagrin, the White House may put off zero-emission vehicle requirements by 6 years as it wants to give more time for autoworkers to unionize and for the buildout of a nationwide charging infrastructure. The EV ...
Daniel Zlatev, 18 Feb 2024 13:55
The Decathlon Elops Speed 900E bike is discounted in some EU countries. (Image source: Decathlon)

Deal | Decathlon Elops smart electric e-bike now discounted by €400

The Elops Speed 900E electric bike is currently discounted by €400 in EU countries like France, Italy and Belgium. The model features a Mahle X35 motor with up to 80 km (~50 miles) assistance range. Other features include connecti...
Polly Allcock, 18 Feb 2024 08:58
Rivian recently teased the R2 platform on YouTube without revealing too much of the upcoming EV's design. (Image source: Rivian)

Rivian R2 spy shots spark confusion: bulky proportions or another electric SUV entirely

Spy photos claim to reveal the Rivian R2 platform, but the R1S-like proportions of the new model are causing confusion among fans of the EV brand. Rivian's new R2 platform is said to cost around $40,000–$60,000 and be significantl...
Julian van der Merwe, 16 Feb 2024 19:03
The 2024 Bulls Sonic Eva TR 1 29 e-bike has a Bosch Performance Line CX motor. (Image source: Bulls)

Bulls Sonic Eva TR 1 29 new full-suspension e-bike with battery options launches

Bulls has launched a new e-MTB, the Sonic Eva TR 1 29. The model features a Bosch Bulls Sonic Eva TR 1 29 motor, with different battery capacities offered based on the frame size. Other features include dual suspension from SR Sun...
Polly Allcock, 16 Feb 2024 17:53
Tesla plays yo-yo with Model Y prices (image: Tesla)

Tesla raises Model Y pricing as it retains used EV value best

While the Model 3 price depreciation has been exacerbated by rental car companies offloading used EV inventory, the Model Y keeps its value better. Tesla just started raising the Model Y price back up again.
Daniel Zlatev, 16 Feb 2024 16:58
The Equinox EV starts at $27,495 with tax credit (image: Chevrolet)

Chevy prices Equinox EV as cheapest SUV with 300-mile range as it undercuts the Model Y by the full tax credit amount

Faced with EV sales slowdown, Chevrolet decided to release the most affordable Equinox EV trim first. With government subsidies, the electric SUV will be priced way below $30,000.
Daniel Zlatev, 16 Feb 2024 13:05
Ford could see a return to form with an electric Fiesta ST or similar in the near future. (Image source: Ford)

Ford CEO admits small, affordable EVs key to combat Tesla Model 2, rising red tide without burning money

Shortly after Ford stopped producing the sub-compact Fiesta in Europe, CEO Jim Farley has said that he has tasked his team with coming up with a plan to develop a small, affordable EV to make the company's EV business more profita...
Julian van der Merwe, 16 Feb 2024 01:24
Xiaomi SU7: Xiaomi will soon showcase its powerful electric sports coupe at MWC 2024.

Xiaomi SU7: Electric shock planned for Porsche and Tesla at MWC 2024 - insane acceleration to 100 km/h in 2.8 seconds

Even before its launch, the Xiaomi SU7 was considered to be an extremely strong competitor to electric cars such as the Audi e-Tron GT, Porsche Taycan and Tesla Model S. Xiaomi has revealed important details and specs of the SU7 (...
Ronald Matta, 16 Feb 2024 01:08
Teslas are often rendered immobile in the extreme cold since they just won't charge till the batteries warm up. (Image source: Forbes)

Tesla takes on the weather: New software update aids supercharging in extreme cold

Perhaps Tesla owners will no longer be custodians of ‘dead robots’ that are unable to charge in winter. With software update 2024.2.6, Tesla introduces new features that focus on optimizing the charging experience in cold weather....
Sarfo Ashong-Listowell, 15 Feb 2024 21:20
The Tesla Cybertruck effortlessly handles sandy mountains in the KOH desert off-road race (image: DennisCW / Youtube)

Tesla Cybertruck destroyed at KOH off-road dirt racing event

The Tesla Cybertruck goes off-road and makes a splash at the King of the Hammers. Did the E-pickup break down under the extreme conditions? Or was it just a case of minor damage? While some are celebrating the electric truck as a ...
Nicole Dominikowski, 15 Feb 2024 17:37
Tesla USS vs HW3 vs HW4 parking test (image: RSEV/YT)

Model 3 HW4 vs HW3 vs USS parking tests demo better Tesla Vision as smaller objects still a challenge

Settling the pressing question of which Tesla hardware setup helps parking better, a full HW4 vs HW3 vs ultrasonic parking sensors test has been carried out. The USS kit still performs better with smaller, low-lying objects, thoug...
Daniel Zlatev, 15 Feb 2024 17:28
Tesla says it trimmed the Model 3's 'baby fat' (image: Tesla/YT)

Tesla fat-shames older Model 3 cars with 'puffy cheeks' as it denies legroom shrinkage in the Highland refresh

Tesla has made a short promo video touting all the interior and exterior design upgrades of its newest Model 3 Highland facelift. In it, Tesla's Franz von Holzhausen says that the Highland has trimmed 'all the baby fat' from the d...
Daniel Zlatev, 15 Feb 2024 16:36
Sony will bring entertainment to its EVs (image: Afeela)

Sony to rival Tesla Model Y and Honda Civic-inspired Model 2 in the US as 'PlayStation' sedan takes on Model 3 Performance first

The Sony Honda Mobility joint venture has big US market penetration plans for its 'PlayStation EV' Afeela project in the near future. Sony will have 3 new Afeela models on sale in the US by 2028, all direct Tesla rivals.
Daniel Zlatev, 15 Feb 2024 16:04
Diamant offers new upgrade for several e-bikes including Mandara model

Diamant offers new upgrade for several e-bikes including Mandara model

Several e-bikes in the Diamant range are now available with a larger Bosch PowerPack battery. The upgrade is available for the Zing Gen 2, Beryl Gen 3, and Mandara Gen 3 models and should provide over 100 km (~60 miles) range. Des...
Polly Allcock, 15 Feb 2024 15:03
The Cube Ella Ride Hybrid 500 has a retro design. (Image source: Cube)

Deal | Cube e-bike with Bosch motor and vintage look now discounted by up to €950

The Cube Ella Ride Hybrid 500 is on offer at retailers in the EU and the UK, with up to €950 off the e-bike's SRP. The 2023 model comes in a range of sizes and two colorways. Features of the e-bike include a Bosch mid-drive motor,...
Polly Allcock, 15 Feb 2024 14:00
As it turns out, the Hyundai Ioniq 6 has some impressively long legs, as long as you're not pushing it to high speeds. (Image source: Hyundai)

Hyundai Ioniq 6 outpaces Tesla Model Y in real-world range test — results soured by lacklustre high-speed performance

The Hyundai Ioniq 6 LR AWD out-performed much of the competition in a recent real-world range test at low and moderate speeds, but the sleek Korean EV quickly fell apart at highway speeds, scoring nearly 23% less than Hyundai's qu...
Julian van der Merwe, 15 Feb 2024 07:07
Early Cybertruck owners are complaining of corrosion spots on the exterior and incomplete interiors immediately after delivery. (Image source: Tesla/Reddit - edited)

Tesla Cybertruck owners complain of quality control issues as material choice causes rust

It seems as though early concerns about the Cybertruck's material choice and quality control weren't all unfounded. Early Cybertruck owners are reporting signs of corrosion in the stainless steel body and significant concerns with...
Julian van der Merwe, 14 Feb 2024 20:40
The ET7 has a hybrid solid-state battery version (image: NIO)

China's new solid-state battery task force enlists BYD and CATL to keep it the EV leader

China made its electric vehicle industry the world's largest and now it wants to do the same with solid-state batteries. The China All-Solid-State Battery Collaborative Innovation Platform (CASIP) enlists such industry stalwarts l...
Daniel Zlatev, 14 Feb 2024 17:46
The Seagull may undercut Tesla Model 2 pricing (image: BYD)

BYD taking on Tesla Model 2 with Mexican EV factory as US fears the next Giga Shanghai there

Tesla's newest Gigafactory in Nuevo Leon may soon have a formidable competitor built by the world's largest EV maker. US industry regulators are worried that Tesla is trying to build Giga Mexico with Chinese suppliers.
Daniel Zlatev, 14 Feb 2024 17:02
The new Model 3 Long Range is seeing a price hike just a month after its US launch (Image Source: Tesla)

Tesla Model 3 Highland price hiked in US, now upto $7k higher than Model Y

Tesla has today increased the price of the new Model 3 Long Range variant in the US to $47,490, a $1,500 jump from the launch price last month. This makes it practically the same price as the Model Y Long Range, which is available...
Vishal Bhardwaj, 14 Feb 2024 13:39
The self-driving cab is designed to increase mobility in rural areas and protect the environment at the same time (image: MonoCab)

Germany: Self-driving cabs on rails can be ordered like taxis via app

MonoCab is a self-driving train cab that can be ordered like a taxi via an app and does not require a driver. With its sustainable design and ability to run two cabs on one track, this innovative transport offers a promising alter...
Nicole Dominikowski, 14 Feb 2024 12:50
The Cybertruck apparently won't stay this shiny for long. (Source: Tesla)

Tesla Cybertruck rusts: Not all stainless steel is the same

In addition to numerous superlatives about performance, acceleration, load and price, cleaning suggestions are multiplying. The Cybertruck with its unusual stainless steel body seems to have a rust problem.
Mario Petzold, 13 Feb 2024 21:20
Ford F-150 gets Cybertruck help (image: Cars9to5/YT)

Tesla Cybertruck tugs struggling Ford F-150 out of a slippery off-road situation

Plot twist: Tesla Cybertruck electric pickup was used to save a Ford F-150 driver whose wheels were slipping during an off-road drive. Previously, it was a Cybertruck carrying a Christmas tree that had to be rescued up a snow hill...
Daniel Zlatev, 13 Feb 2024 20:38
Tesla offers new Yoke steering wheel for Model S and Model X (image: Tesla / @dkrasniy, X-App)

Tesla unveils new steering wheel: improved version with physical horn

Tesla has redesigned its controversial yoke steering wheel and now offers an improved version. The new wheel features a physical horn, a higher quality finish and improved controls. Owners of older Teslas with a worn out steering ...
Nicole Dominikowski, 13 Feb 2024 18:02
The NTSB logo is now blurred in the 'Boycott Tesla' ad (image: Dawn Project/YT)

'Boycott Tesla' Super Bowl attack ad gets cease and desist letter from wronged federal agency

Dan O'Dowd's Dawn Project used the Super Bowl festivities to air more of its Tesla-bashing ads that infer Autopilot safety negligence. The NTSB, however, is not happy about the use of its logo in the anti-Tesla ads.
Daniel Zlatev, 13 Feb 2024 17:43
New Model Y ad touts the winter price drop (image: Tesla/X)

Elon Musk justifies Model Y price drop with seasonal demand as he also 'pays full price for a Tesla'

After bringing the Model Y prices down to Model 3 Highland levels at some places, and even below with the US tax credit, Elon Musk now explains why. Still, he says, 'everyone pays full price for a Tesla.'
Daniel Zlatev, 12 Feb 2024 20:21
The MG3 Hybrid Plus will be the first hybrid model of its kind from the brand. (Image source: MG)

New MG3 Hybrid Plus cheaper supermini debuting in Geneva

MG has announced that its new MG3 Hybrid Plus supermini will debut at the 2024 Geneva Motor Show. It will be the brand's first hybrid vehicle of its kind, featuring its latest technology. So far, few details are known about the mo...
Polly Allcock, 12 Feb 2024 14:11
The 2024 Haibike Trekking e-bike uses the Yamaha PW-S2 75Nm motor. (Image source: Haibike)

Haibike Trekking 4 2024 arrives with more powerful motor

Haibike has revealed the 2024 edition of its entry-level Trekking 4 e-bike. The latest model is available with step-through or step-over frames and has several upgrades compared to its predecessor. These include the Yamaha PW-S2 7...
Polly Allcock, 12 Feb 2024 12:32
Tesoro Neo X 2 Remixte: An e-bike suitable for both commuting and off-road

Tesoro Neo X 2 Remixte: Universal e-bike now available

The Tesoro Neo X 2 Remixte from Cannondale is an e-bike with a decent range of features, making it suitable for use in the city as well as (light) off-road. Luggage transport is also possible.
Silvio Werner, 11 Feb 2024 23:41
Highland-inspired Model Y Juniper facelift render (image: LaMianDesign/X)

2024 Model Y Juniper facelift won't be released in the US as Tesla asks reps to tout its current deals

After the launch of its Model 3 Highland refresh, Tesla is preparing a facelift of its bestselling Model Y that is allegedly dubbed Project Juniper. The Model Y Juniper refresh is supposed to be released in the summer.
Daniel Zlatev, 11 Feb 2024 19:45


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