Recent Stories

advertorial
  • Updated

After years of touting an electrification strategy built around series hybrid technology, Infiniti has seemingly pulled the plug on all such plans for the U.S. The newly announced change in course could delay the brand from delivering electrified vehicles in a timely manner to its largest ma…

advertorial
  • Updated

Volvo Cars (Volvo) has unveiled pricing for its latest fully electric vehicle, the 2022 Volvo C40 Recharge. The purchase price of $58,570 includes 250 kWh of complimentary fast charging from Electrify America (EA) for all 2022 models.

advertorial
  • Updated

Bringing new kinds of vehicle powertrains to the marketplace requires new ways of talking about those vehicles. For Volvo, that means introducing the Recharge name to its growing lineup of electrified models. For now, the Recharge moniker applies to both all-electric and plug-in hybrid model…

advertorial
  • Updated

A plug-in hybrid doesn't see gender, but there's no question that men generally dominate the auto industry. That's one reason Volvo Cars (Volvo) and Bogi Lateiner have partnered to bring a custom-built plug-in hybrid Volvo PV544 with 415 horsepower to the 2021 Specialty Equipment Market Asso…

advertorial
  • Updated

The European Union (EU) announced sweeping new plans to address the effects of climate change, outlining new goals that could affect almost every sector of its economy—most starkly in its automotive sector. Among the most dramatic is its goal of banning the sale of vehicles equipped with an …

advertorial
  • Updated

Last week, Stellantis outlined its integrated electrification strategy spanning its more than a dozen brands, including the announcement of new electric vehicles (EVs) from Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Ram. The automaker, spawned by the merger between Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the PSA Grou…

advertorial
  • Updated

(NAPSI)—Often, little things can have a big effect on livestock production. Even unseen things such as internal and external parasites can take a heavy toll on beef and dairy cattle, robbing them of vital nutrients, constantly irritating them and making them more susceptible to health proble…

advertorial
  • Updated

As Volvo Cars (Volvo) edges closer to its deadline of becoming an all-electric brand by 2030, it is introducing several new electric vehicle models to fulfill this promise. Among them is the all-electric C40 Recharge crossover coupe. Volvo recently invited a select group of automotive journa…

advertorial

by John Hansen - Solar energy isn't new, but like any worthwhile technology, it has been upgraded. When you think of solar panels, do you think of unsightly blocks marring the lines of your roof? Today's solar energy panels are a clean and sleek source of renewable energy that increasing num…

advertorial
  • Updated

According to a recent Reuters report, financial giant Citi is working with Volkswagen (VW) to bring in a co-investor to Electrify America (EA), the electric vehicle (EV) charging station network that is currently wholly owned by the German automaker. The deal is said to be worth about $1 billion.

advertorial
  • Updated

Volkswagen has announced its first significant over-the-air (OTA) update for its ID family of electric vehicles on its path to becoming a software-oriented mobility provider. According to the company, the ID.2.3 software update will bring extensive improvements across a broad range of existi…

advertorial
  • Updated

Volvo Cars (Volvo) closed out June with a globally broadcast Tech Moment event featuring wide-ranging discussions about its future goals and how it plans to achieve them. Volvo positioned itself as a technology company about to take significant leaps forward in computerization, electrificati…

advertorial
  • Updated

Volvo Cars’ (Volvo) Ridgeville, South Carolina, facility will be the automaker’s first assembly plant to build only electric vehicles (EVs), ahead of its factories in Europe and China, the company has announced. This is in advance of the automaker’s stated goal of becoming an all-electric ca…

advertorial
  • Updated

A new study by Ernst and Young finds that electric vehicle (EV) sales in the United States, Europe, and China will dominate the auto sector by 2033. The date is five years earlier than previously anticipated by the company. The study also predicts that by 2045, internal combustion engine (IC…

advertorial
  • Updated

(NAPSI)—You can get away from it all—without having to leave it all behind. Here’s how: Better than camping, even better than glamping, is traveling via recreational vehicle (RV). Don’t worry if you don’t have one. RVs are easier than ever to rent. There’s a network of privately owned rigs, …

advertorial
  • Updated

(StatePoint) If you have recently started or expanded a houseplant collection, congratulations! You’ve improved your indoor air quality and have added life and vibrancy to your home. At the same time however, your indoor garden may be attracting bugs that can harm your precious plants and an…

advertorial
  • Updated

Ferrari is staking a claim that we now live in the age of the V6. That’s because the Italian sports car company revealed an all-new, plug-in-hybrid model this week with a 6-cylinder engine and an electric motor. Together, they provide 818 horsepower.

advertorial
  • Updated

Like virtually every other automaker, Audi is planning to transition to an electric lineup. The timing for this change hasn’t been clear, but now Automotive News reports that the final new Audi model equipped with an internal combustion engine (ICE) will be the 2026 Q8 flagship SUV. Thereaft…

advertorial
  • Updated

As a critical step in the rollout of its fleet-wide electrification plan, Volvo Cars (Volvo) has announced a 50/50 joint venture with Swedish battery company, Northvolt. The partnership's focus is the development and production of more sustainable batteries to power both Volvo and Polestar e…

advertorial
  • Updated

Almost one hundred years ago, Lincoln began manufacturing cars, making it one of the historic car brands in America. As Lincoln Motor Company celebrates its centennial, it’s looking toward the future and has announced that its entire vehicle lineup will be fully electrified by 2030.

advertorial
  • Updated

Volvo Cars' only production facility in the United States is adding another electrified vehicle to its portfolio. Volvo has announced that it will build the upcoming all-electric Polestar 3 SUV for its affiliate brand at its South Carolina factory.

advertorial
  • Updated

(NAPSI)—If you’re like a lot of homeowners, your domicile is in danger from an insidious, invisible growth—mold—and you don’t even know it. That’s because for many people, mold conjures up images of smelly, green and black growth that can cause serious respiratory issues. It is often found i…

advertorial
  • Updated

With the redesigned 2022 Lexus NX, Toyota’s luxury brand adds a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) powertrain, drops the touchpad infotainment system interface, and expands upon the company’s collection of advanced driving assistance systems ADAS.

advertorial
  • Updated

In a series of startling statistics delivered during a press conference at Tesla headquarters in Fremont, California, company CEO Elon Musk announced that the updates to the electric vehicle manufacturer’s flagship Model S Plaid sedan would make it the quickest production car on the market.

advertorial
  • Updated

The United States stands ready to take significant steps toward a future filled with electric vehicles (EVs). While EVs won't flood American streets tomorrow, a new report published by the Department of Energy provides some details about how the U.S. can "achieve net-zero emissions, economy-…

advertorial
  • Updated

In the premium compact crossover category, the BMW X3 is a long-standing favorite. So when the German automaker introduced the X3’s plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) variant for the 2020 model year, it made a lot of sense, especially for buyers in the segment looking for fuel savings an…

advertorial
  • Updated

The C40 Recharge may not be Volvo Cars' first fully electric vehicle (EV) but is the automaker's first vehicle designed as an EV from the ground up. According to a new set of interviews with the car's designers, the C40 Recharge's design was inspired by its Scandinavian roots.

advertorial
  • Updated

(NewsUSA) - Good housecleaning has never gone out of style, but it has taken on a new priority in the wake of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

advertorial
  • Updated

(NAPSI)—After over a year of staying close to home, lots of people are ready for summer fun. However, warm days can mean much higher energy bills—but you can do something about that. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR program has a few tips to help you prep your home so y…

advertorial
  • Updated

Toyota has never sold a fully battery electric vehicle (BEV) in the U.S., but that will change in 2022 when the production version of the Toyota bZ4X concept arrives. The concept made its U.S. debut at a media event at the company’s North American headquarters in Plano, Texas this week.

advertorial
  • Updated

You may think that by driving an electric vehicle (EV) or plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV), you’re doing everything you can to help solve climate change by minimizing or eliminating tailpipe emissions. But when you recharge your EV or PHEV, there’s a good chance that you are triggering…

advertorial
  • Updated

Powered by BMW's latest fifth-generation eDrive technology and sized similarly to the ever-popular 3 Series sedan, the new BMW i4 has the Tesla Model 3 and Model Y in its sights, in addition to a growing list of sportback-style all electric vehicles. It will go on sale in the first quarter of 2022.

advertorial
  • Updated

Like Tesla before it, Polestar has launched a new mobile service program for its luxury electric vehicles. There’s no clever name for the do-it-anywhere repair service, but the idea is to make it easy for Polestar owners to get their cars taken care of without needing to visit a dealership.

advertorial
  • Updated

Ford sees profit and growth in the electric vehicle segment. Following up on the release of the all-electric F-150 Lightning (and the commercial version, the F-150 Lightning Pro), Ford has fleshed out its plan to make more EVs, and to make more money from those electric cars and trucks.

advertorial
  • Updated

Volvo has announced that its Torslanda manufacturing plant is fully climate neutral. Located just outside of Gothenburg, Sweden, and inaugurated in 1964, Volvo’s oldest and most prolific car factory churns out 300,000 vehicles per year. Volvo previously achieved climate neutrality at its Skö…

advertorial
  • Updated

As the automotive industry shifts to electrification and the EV market continues to grow at an increasingly rapid pace, concerns around charging infrastructure are rising. To that end, the Audi brand, which plans to quadruple its global lineup of electric models to 20 in the next four years,…

advertorial
  • Updated

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has approved the Clean Miles Standard, a program specifically intended to reduce carbon emissions from transportation network companies such as Uber and Lyft. It is the first of its kind in the nation and aims to transition ride-hailing fleets to zer…

advertorial
  • Updated

Ford’s long-awaited all-electric pickup truck is finally about to arrive. The 2022 F-150 Lightning promises to reshape the electric vehicle market in the U.S., giving shoppers one of the first chances to buy an electric truck at a price that’s not wildly out of line with the cost of a tradit…

advertorial
  • Updated

To improve environmental responsibility across the entirety of a vehicle’s life cycle, automakers are developing and executing sustainable component material sourcing and construction strategies. For example, tire maker Pirelli has announced a new 22-inch tire option for the 2022 BMW X5 xDri…

Stocks