Ford''s Mustang Mach E will be unveiled Sunday. It''s part of the Detroit based company''s $11 billion investment in electric cars. Ford hide caption
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Ahead of its planned Sunday reveal, the Ford website briefly allowed clever users to see the full webpage for the electric Mustang Mach E. This was spotted by the enterprising folks at Mach E Forums, who posted (alleged) screenshots from the page showing pictures of the car before its full unveiling.Ford quickly realized its mistake and fixed the site, but the "damage" was already done. The leaks, assuming they're accurate, revealed five models and their base price points, per Jalopnik:
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It''s electric or bust at VW.
Introducing pay as you charge electric vehicle charging points offers no incentive for people on low incomes to switch from affordable petrol or diesel options. The plans being considered by the Greater Manchester Combined Authority were described as environmentalism for the middle classes at a council meeting in Wigan .
According to analyst estimates, 4.2 million passenger cars were sold in calendar Q3, equating to a year on year decline of 1.3 per cent, so the entire industry was down on its luck during the quarter.Of this figure, however, just 90,000 were plug in hybrids, full electric or fuel cell cars so called new energy vehicles (NEVs) which itself represents a fall of 18 per cent.
Full screen 1 6 Read more on:ElectricMaseratiGranturismo After 12 years in production and some 40,000 cars sold, the Maserati GranTurismo is finally being put out to pasture, giving the company time and space to concentrate on renovations to its Modena plant and development of its next high performance sports car . The one off Zeda is supposed to tell the story of the dawn of a new era for the company through colours and materials . It s therefore mechanically identical to the normal GranTurismo, with a 4.7 litre Ferrari V8 making 454bhp, but gets a special paint job. The front of the car is deep blue, the middle dark grey and the rear end satin silver.
Full screen 1 2 Read more on:ElectricMotorsport Plans for the first season of Extreme E the off road sibling of Formula E are taking shape remarkably quickly, and the all electric series has now announced the location of its penultimate round. The fourth race in the five event calendar will be held in the heart of the Himalayas, in the Kali Gandaki valley, Nepal.
Full screen 1 9 Read more on:Dubai Motor ShowElectric Aspark, a Japanese engineering company you ve maybe heard about, has just revealed the final production version of its Owl hypercar. There are two numbers to focus your attention on, one big, one small. Big? The road going electric hypercar boasts a Lotus Evija beating 2,012bhp, making it we think the world s most powerful production road car.The small number? Aspark reckons it ll do 0 60mph in just 1.69s. You re staring at the very shiny end of one of the world s very fastest accelerating cars, if not the fastest.
The inevitable change will begin when used car buyers see electric cars as affordable alternatives to internal combustion power. Today, the optimal price for used car consumers appears to be around 5,995. For many of course, the affordability level is much lower.As of November 2019, there are approximately 1,500 used EV cars advertised for sale in the UK. Most are genuine used vehicles with only a few delivery mileage 19 plate vehicles. Advertised prices range from 1,200 for a G Wiz, with just 22,000 miles, all the way up to 98,000, for a 2017 Tesla model X with only 500 miles on the clock.
EVs are certainly not new technology and have in fact been around since the invention of the car. They were often preferable in major cities because they didn t smell and, unlike the horse, didn t produce any waste. But it s only been in the past 10 years that manufacturers have made a concerted effort with electric cars, producing a wide range of EVs in different shapes and sizes.Our top 10 has everything from small city cars to top of the range luxury SUVs to whet your appetite; some of them are cheaper than others, but all of them represent the best of their type. Read on to find out what are the best used electric cars you can buy.
Also known as nuclear fusion, the technology breakthrough is a form of renewable electric power generation created during the same fusion process of a star, just in a controlled environment and it could ”save the world ”. Currently, the Joint European Torus (JET) is the world ''s largest operational facility located at the Fulham Centre for Fusion Energy in Oxfordshire, where scientists work around the clock to scrutinise the technology. JET was built by an international consortium in 1983, which formed the nucleus for the EU''s contribution to the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) ndash; a megaproject currently being built in Saint Paul Les Durance, France, on a huge scale to capitalise on current advancements.However, privately owned British company Pulsar Fusion want to change the game, as CEO Richard Dinan hopes his generation will be the one to inhabit another planet.