Mercedes challenges Tesla in Electric Car lineup

Spy photos of the Mercedes-Benz EQS flagship EV were captured this week. The images are a reminder that Daimler is moving step by step toward an entire electric lineup – while the EV world fixates on the glittering Cybertruck. The Mercedes EQS large sedan (and EQC crossover before it) are paving the way to models[...]

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Elon Musk expands into Europe building Giant Factory in Germany

Tesla CEO Elon Musk made it official on Tuesday -- the electric car company plans to build a ‘Gigafactory,’ and engineering and design center in Berlin, Germany. The facility would be Tesla’s fourth, following the first Gigafactory battery plant in Nevada, near Reno; a factory that makes charging equipment and power electronics in Buffalo, New[...]

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Elon Musk Challenges the Porsche to an electric car race!

Porsche unveiled its first pure battery electric vehicle, the Taycan, to great fanfare with events in Europe, Asia and North America this week. Tesla CEO Elon Musk was quick to remark on the company’s — and the vehicle’s — shortcomings on Twitter, where he has more than 25 million followers. “In close traffic, poisonous gas[...]

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A Giant Leap for Nigerian Innovation as Five Seater Electric Car is made in University of Nigeria Nssuka!

It was excitement galore at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) yesterday as the institution’s Engineering Faculty successfully unveiled its first five-seater electric car.Christened Lion Ozumba 551, the car, made with 80 per cent locally-sourced materials, could undertake a 30-kilometer distance when fully charged. Vice Chancellor of the university, Professor Charles Igwe, said the car[...]

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You won’t believe why Tesla Shares Rise this Week!

Tesla shares surged Tuesday after the electric auto maker said it shattered its previous production and delivery records during the second quarter, soundly beating analysts’ estimates. The company’s stock jumped by about 7% in after-market trading. Tesla also hinted at a strong third quarter, saying it’s entering the period with a backlog of orders. CEO[...]

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In Six Years, Flying Cars can Become a Reality!

Flying cars have for years been limited to the world of fiction. Now there are plenty of companies hoping to make the sci-fi dream a reality. One such firm is Lilium, a Munich-based start-up with big ambitions for the future of transportation: a five-seater electric air taxi, due to launch commercial flights in 2025. Lilium[...]

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UK’s first self-driving bus begins trials

Trials for a full-sized autonomous bus have started at a depot in Manchester, England. The project makes use of a single-decker vehicle that can operate autonomously within the grounds of the Sharston depot, the Stagecoach Group said in an announcement earlier this week.   Using autonomous technology, the bus can undertake maneuvers including parking and[...]

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