ID.NEXT – The Other New Volkswagen EV In Shanghai

THE new Volkswagen ID.7 unveiled at Auto Shanghai 2023 has drawn a lot of attention with its impressive range of 700 kms as one of the strong points. Alongside the ID.7, Volkswagen China is also displaying another model for the biggest car market in the world – the ID.NEXT. Although it seems to be an … Read more

Kia EV9 Revealed – First 3-Row BEV SUV For Brand

AT the 2021 Los Angeles Auto Show, Kia displayed the Concept EV9 which was expected to be the new flagship SUV of the brand. And with electrification underway, it would be a battery electric vehicle (BEV). 16 months later, here are the first pictures of the production model – Kia’s first 3-row electric flagship SUV … Read more

Nissan’s ‘X-in-1’ approach for electrified powertrains will lower EV costs by 2026

THE basic idea of an electrified powertrain is that there is one electric motor (or more) powering the wheels which receives electricity from a battery pack. Besides these two main elements, there are also ancillary systems which support their operation. In most cases, each is a separate component in the drivetrain. Nissan has announced a … Read more

2nd Generation Hyundai Kona Starts With EV Version, Still Available With 3 Powertrain Types

AFTER a 6-year production run in its first generation, the Hyundai Kona starts its second generation today with a global world premiere. The Korean carmaker presents it as an ‘upscaled multiplayer in the B-SUV segment’, with the claim of offering one of the most comprehensive product packages in the segment, including the widest range of … Read more

Lamborghini Reveals Powertrain Details of LB744 High Performance Electrified Vehicle (w/VIDEO)

LAMBORGHINI has always added something extra to its model descriptions – like Super Sportscar and Super SUV – to emphasis their superlative qualities. And now, even with its new electrified model, it is using not just hybrid electric vehicle but High Performance Electrified Vehicle (HPEV) to describe the hybrid super sportscar codenamed LB744. The new … Read more