3 Aug 2021 - UK-based company Electric Assisted Vehicles has revealed a new, zero-emissions taxi concept, which they claim will ease traffic congestion in urban settings.
1 Aug 2021 - Leading smart LiDAR Sensor provider RoboSense has partnered with electric vehicle manufacturer GAC Aion to mass-produce autonomous vehicles such as the Aion LX.
31 July 2021 - Initially revealed last November, Porsche has provided more details about its unusual all-electric concept van, the Renndienst.
30 July 2021 - Hyundai Motor Company has signed an MOU with leading electrical equipment manufacture and energy solution provider Hyundai Electric & Energy Systems Co., to develop a hydrogen fuel cell package for mobile power generation.
30 July 2021 - This is the Hopium Machina Alpha 0, a hydrogen-powered sedan prototype from French company Hopium.
29 July 2021 - The BMW Group is beginning to test a hydrogen fuel cell drive train in everyday conditions on Europe’s roads.
27 July 2021 - Queensland’s first hydrogen refuelling station has opened in Redlands, with one of the state’s first hydrogen cars receiving a tank of fuel created from Queensland resources.
27 July 2021 - Built to take on the 2022 Dakar Rally next January, the new RS Q E-Tron aims to be the first vehicle to win the long-distance event with an electrified drivetrain.
23 July 2021 - Volvo is teaming up with Swedish steelmaker SSAB to explore the development of fossil-free, high-quality steel for use in the automotive industry through the HYBRIT initiative.
22 July 2021 - General Motors is to increase its electric vehicle and autonomous vehicles investments from 2020 through 2025 to $US35 billion ($AU46 billion).
16 July 2021 - Volkswagen Group has unveiled an ambitious ‘New Auto’ business strategy, with significant investments into software, batteries, and mobility technology.
16 July 2021 - David Beckham, the uber-famous and ultra-wealthy former football player has invested in Lunaz, the UK-based technology company that upcycles and converts motor vehicles to its proprietary electric powertrain.
15 July 2021 - Hyzon Motors, the U.S. based supplier of zero-emissions hydrogen fuel-cell-powered commercial vehicles, is set to deliver five of its “ultra-heavy-duty” trucks to the Ark Energy Corporation, the Australian subsidiary of the world’s largest zinc, lead and silver producer.
15 July 2021 - While most of the media headlines around electric vehicles tend to focus on passenger cars, other sectors have embraced the technology too. There is some pretty advanced work going on in the motorcycle sector, such as this prototype bike from British engineering company White Motorcycle Concepts.
14 Jul 2021 - Stellantis has become the latest automotive brand to announce its move to vehicle electrification, with the multinational corporation confirming a €30 billion investment through 2025 to electrify its brands.
14 Jul 2021 - Automotive manufacturer BMW has confirmed that its all-new CE 04 electric scooter will make its way to the Australian market from early 2022.
9 July 2021 - Volkswagen is pressing ahead with the use of 3D printers, and a process known as binder jetting, in car production.
8 July 2021 - NSW, it seems, has bitten the bullet on electric vehicles (EVs), and last month unveiled a $490 million package to incentivise the uptake of zero-emission vehicles.