17 07, 2019

Hyundai Kona Wins Good Design Awards

By |2019-07-17T09:43:20+10:00July 17th, 2019|Car News by brand, hyundai news, EV news|0 Comments

Hyundai Kona Wins Good Design Awards The Hyundai Kona Electric has earned top honours at the 2019 Good Design Awards, securing the overall award in the Automotive and Transport product category. Kona Electric’s outstanding success comes in a year that is notable for its high calibre of entries, including rival EVs Tesla Model 3 [...]

13 07, 2019

Mini Copper SE electric

By |2019-07-13T14:13:09+10:00July 13th, 2019|Car News by brand, Mini news, EV news, AAA, Car News|0 Comments

Urban mobility with purely electric drive can now also be experienced in hallmark MINI style. The new MINI Cooper SE (combined fuel consumption: 0.0 l/100 km; combined power consumption: 15.0 – 13.2 kWh/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 0 g/km*) makes it possible. It combines sustainable mobility with driving fun, expressive design and premium quality that are typical of MINI. [...]

5 07, 2019

BMW BEV Test Electric Car 0-100kph in under 3 seconds

By |2019-07-05T17:18:28+10:00July 5th, 2019|Car News by brand, BMW news, Electric Vehicles, Engine Type Search, EV news, AAA|0 Comments

The BMW Group trial vehicle “Power BEV” presented during #NEXTGen explores what is technically possible. The vehicle is fitted with three fifth-generation electric drive units and has a maximum system output in excess of 530 kW/720 hp. This enables it to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h [...]

19 06, 2019

Renault ZOE EV

By |2019-06-29T17:18:02+10:00June 19th, 2019|Car News Misc|0 Comments

2019 - Nouvelle Renault ZOE New ZOE is more high-performing than ever, notably thanks to its increased power and radius of action. Its assertive design gives it even more character. New ZOE offers a wide range of high-tech equipment serving both the driving comfort and the on-board experience. The pleasure of driving 100% electric takes on a new [...]

12 06, 2019

Jaguar and BMW Develop Joint Electric Drive Units

By |2019-06-29T17:18:06+10:00June 12th, 2019|Car News Misc|0 Comments

Jaguar Land Rover and BMW Group today confirmed they are joining forces to develop next generation Electric Drive Units (EDUs). The move will support the advancement of electrification technologies, a central part of the automotive industry’s transition to an ACES (Autonomous, Connected, Electric, Shared) future. The strategic collaboration will build on the considerable knowledge and expertise in electrification at both [...]

24 04, 2019

Tesla Upgrades Suspension and Range

By |2019-04-24T11:36:41+10:00April 24th, 2019|Car News Misc|0 Comments

For more than a decade, Tesla engineers have been obsessed with making the world’s most efficient electric vehicles. As a result, Tesla vehicles already travel farther on a single charge than any other production EV on the market. Today, we’re making changes to Model S and Model X that allow them to travel unprecedented distances without needing to recharge, beating [...]

12 04, 2019

The Truth About Electric Cars and Liberal’s claims

By |2019-04-12T13:39:12+10:00April 12th, 2019|Car News Misc|0 Comments

Recently, the government ramped up a campaign making outrageous claims about the Labor plan to push electric cars for the future. The claims are false, or at the very least misleading. Electric cars in general, have vastly superior power and torque compared to a fossil fueled vehicle of a similar size. After the short-sighted Liberal/National government killed off local car [...]

8 01, 2019

Hyundai Delivers Firest NEXO Fuel Cell SUV

By |2019-01-08T10:42:19+10:00January 8th, 2019|Car News Misc|0 Comments

Hyundai has delivered its first NEXO fuel cell SUV. A former scientist was eager to add the benefits of this zero-emissions vehicle to his environmentally-friendly lifestyle. Keyes Hyundai in Van Nuys, California, handles the first delivery in the U.S. market Former scientist and chemist from Ventura enhances his environmentally-friendly lifestyle with the zero-emissions, technological flagship NEXO SUV Other Hyundai stories [...]

7 12, 2018

Jaguar I-PACE gets 5 Star ANCAP rating

By |2019-06-29T16:30:53+10:00December 7th, 2018|SUV, Car News Misc, EV news, AAA|0 Comments

The all-electric Jaguar I-PACE has achieved a five-star ANCAP safety rating, confirming it as one of the safest vehicles on the road. Jaguar’s first electric performance SUV scored 94% for adult occupant protection, 81% for child occupant protection and 77% for safety assist. I-PACE scored maximum points for both the side barrier impact and the more severe side pole test, [...]