19 April 2021 - As part of its global electrification strategy, Toyota has revealed the bZ4X Concept Vehicle, the first of its new BEV series.
16 April 2021 - Ford will begin offering its new BlueCruise hands-free highway driving system to customers later this year on 2021 F-150 and Mustang Mach-E models equipped with Ford’s Co-Pilot360 technology.
16 April 2021 - Jaguar Land Rover’s has reported that its future cabin air purification technology has been shown in laboratory tests to inhibit viruses and airborne bacteria by as much as 97 per cent.
15 April 2021 - Michelin says it is committing to making its tyres 100 per cent sustainable by 2050.
12 April 2021 - Honda has signed a letter of intent with KTM AG, Piaggio & C SpA and Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. to set up a Swappable Batteries Consortium for Motorcycles and Light Electric Vehicles.
9 April 2021 - Las Vegas-based company Stream It, Inc. has announced the CyberLandr, an add-on camper for the Tesla Cybertruck, featuring a kitchen, living room, bedroom, bathroom, and office.
9 April 2021 - The evolution of battery and autonomous technology within the automotive industry is not just restricted to the road, in fact, Nissan is utilising this technology within the factory and manufacturing setting through its automated guided vehicles, or AGVs
8 April 2021 - Melbourne-based electric commercial vehicle specialist SEA Electric has announced that it has begun the commercial production of electric trucks.
1 April 2021 - Volvo is partnering with self-driving technology startup Aurora on a new lineup of fully autonomous semi-trucks, to be deployed in North America.
1 April 2021 - Toyota Motor Corporation, Isuzu Motors Limited and Hino Motors have announced a new partnership to combine Toyota’s CASE technologies with the commercial vehicle foundations cultivated by Isuzu and Hino.
31 March 2021 - Recycling startup Redwood Materials is partnering with electric vehicle manufacturer Proterra to recycle and repurpose EV battery materials.
30 March 2021 - Toyota has opened Victoria’s first commercial hydrogen production, storage, and refuelling facility at the site of its former manufacturing plant in Altona.
30 March 2021 - Woven Capital has made its first investment, backing Nuro, a leading robotics firm that designs and engineers self-driving road vehicles to transform local commerce through autonomous delivery.
29 March 2021 - Ford is gambling on electric vehicle (EV) uptake in Europe being inevitable and has announced its commitment to put all its marble in the electrified basket on the continent.
26 March 2021 - In February, the U.S. Postal Service announced that it had awarded U.S. company Oshkosh Defense an ‘indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity’ contract to produce the Next Generation Delivery Vehicle.
24 March 2021 - Official specification details of the hydrogen-powered Hyundai Nexo have been announced, making it the first fuel-cell vehicle for sale in Australia.
23 March 2021 - Fisker, the California-based designer and manufacturer of electric vehicles and advanced mobility solutions, has entered into a MOU with Hon Hai Technology Group to develop an electric vehicle.
22 March 2021 - Hyundai Motor has announced a partnership with Froze Hydrogen Racing, a student team that designs, builds, and competes fuel-cell electric racing cars.