Category Archives: EV

BorgWarner Enables High Performance, Eco-friendly Driving with Latest Integrated Drive Module for Ford Mustang Mach-E

published: 2020-08-07 21:00 | editor | category: News
BorgWarner announced today it is building a power-packed Integrated Drive Module (iDM) for Ford's new all-electric Mustang Mach-E SUV. The iDM comes complete with a BorgWarner thermal-management system and gearbox integrated with a motor and power electronics from other suppliers, and showcases the company's system integration expertise.   ...  more

Renault Zoe Became the Most Popular Electric Vehicle in Europe by Surpassing Tesla Model 3

published: 2020-08-05 18:30 | editor | category: News
The stock price of Tesla continues to surge, and the company has obtained profit for 4 consecutive quarters, which is attributed to the global popularity of Model 3, the best-selling vehicle of the manufacturer. However, the throne of best-selling electric vehicle in Europe may be stripped away by French automotive manufacturer Renault, who was globally regarded as the underdog. ...  more

GoShare Expands into New Taipei and Adds Gogoro 3 to Its E-Scooter Fleet

published: 2020-08-04 18:30 | editor | category: News
GoShare, a local provider of e-scooter (electric scooter) sharing service in Taiwan, announced on July 30 that New Taipei is now officially included in its service coverage. Along with this announcement, GoShare has also formally introduced the Gogoro 3 Smartscooter into the lineup of vehicle models that are available for rental at its service stations in both Taipei and New Taipei. The territorial expansion of the GoShare platform and the addition of the Gogoro 3 will benefit local users of mobility sharing services in terms of greater convenience and more options. ...  more

A Strategy of Siege? Tesla Plans to Provide Software, Power System, and Batteries for Competitors

published: 2020-08-03 18:30 | editor | category: News
Electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla is evidently the bellwether. While various major automotive manufacturers rapidly catch up on key technology, Tesla CEO Elon Musk boasted that Tesla will be authorizing its software, and providing its power system and batteries for automotive makers who produce electric vehicles, by looking at the bigger picture, which may contain ulterior motives. ...  more

Next Phase for Vehicle Electrification: Heavy-Duty Trucks and Construction Machinery

published: 2020-07-31 18:30 | editor | category: News
Electric vehicles will gradually become the mainstream in the passenger car sector, which has become the mutual consensus of various major automotive manufacturers, though a comprehensive carbon reduction requires not only the efforts from the field of passenger car, but also a further implementation in all vehicle types, even machinery. As the pioneer in carbon reduction for a long time, California will now also become the driving force for the electrification in heavy-duty vehicles and machinery. ...  more

Why Do Electric Vehicles Require Special Tires? The Reason Lies on Vehicle Weight, Torsion, and Noise

published: 2020-07-30 18:30 | editor | category: News
When automobiles are replaced with electric motors, what is changed is not only the power component, but also the tires which serve a crucial role in the process of electrification. Major German tire manufacturer Continental recently announced its research experience on electric vehicle tires. Let’s see what changes these tires will bring.  ...  more

Ford Builds Wildest Mustang Mach-E for Racetracks; the 1,400 Horsepower SUV Will Make Its Debut in NASCAR

published: 2020-07-28 18:30 | editor | category: News
Ford taking on Ferrari has become a legendary history in the world of car racing, and now the former is once again attempting to counter attack the most relentless Tesla in the field of electric vehicles by this wildest Mustang Mach-E that consists of 7 motors, which will make its debut in NASCAR, where the endurance of cars is most tested. ...  more

Revolutionary Solid-state Batteries Will Create a $6 Billion Market in 2030

published: 2020-07-27 13:00 | editor | category: News
Solid-state batteries keep on attracting tremendous attention and investment with the maturing technologies and closeness to mass production. Even with the influence of COVID-19, the potential market size is expected to grow to over $6 billion by 2030, according to IDTechEx's report "Solid-State and Polymer Batteries 2020-2030: Technology, Patents, Forecasts, Players." ...  more