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GM to Join EV Delivery Van Race?

New niche lacks a market leader

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Driving on Sunshine

Dutch partners aim to boost EV range with solar panels

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Karma Debuts Racy EV Platform

Latest E-Flex platform is for high-end performance EVs.

Batteries

Karma Partners with WeRide, Nivida on Autonomous Electric Van

Deep learning processors provide a record 320 trillion operations per second

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Karma Aims to Join EV Platform-Sharing Club

Autonomous utility van and high-powered supercar among 22 possible variants

Batteries

Green Luxury

Karma Revero Hybrid and BMW Wireless Charging Nab Awards

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Karma Revs Up Hybrid Sports Car

California-based Karma Automotive LLC took the wraps off the Revero GTS performance variant of its hybrid sports sedan at this week’s Los Angeles auto show.

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California to Reduce EV/Hybrid Incentives

California will drop or cut state incentives for electrified vehicles on Dec. 3 and shift remaining funding from luxury models to less expensive vehicles.

Economics

Karma Restructures, Wants to Market Know-How

California-based Karma Automotive LLC is restructuring and hopes to market its technical expertise and excess production capacity in a bid to turn a profit.

Infrastructure

Karma Sounds Out Revero GT

California-based Karma Automotive LLC’s redesigned Revero GT plug-in hybrid sport sedan will feature a racy tone to warn pedestrians when driving in all-electric mode at low speeds.

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Karma Previews 2020 Revero GT

California-based Karma Automotive LLC unveiled a pre-production version of the redesigned Revero GT hybrid sport sedan at this week’s Management Briefing Seminars in Traverse City, Mich.

Business

Chinese EV Startup Postpones U.S. Launch Plans

Chongqing Sokon Industry Group’s Seres electric vehicle unit is delaying next year’s planned U.S. launch of its SF5 SUV/crossover vehicle.

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Pininfarina Times Two

Pininfarina--the Italian car design firm and specialty vehicle creator owned by the Mahindra Group, an India-based conglomerate—has been on a roll the last several days.

Karma Teases Pininfarina-Designed Concept

California-based Karma Automotive will take the wraps off a new concept vehicle, which was designed by Italy’s Pininfarina SpA, at next month’s Shanghai auto show.

Sales

Former Volvo Exec to Head Karma’s Sales and Marketing

Karma Automotive LLC has hired John Maloney as chief revenue officer in charge of sales and marketing, customer experience and public relations.

Hybrid

Karma Readies Updated Revero for Global Markets

California-based Karma Automotive LLC is updating its Revero plug-in hybrid sedan and plans to expand sales to European and Asian markets later this year.

Design

Karma, Pininfarina Partner on Product Development

California-based Karma Automotive LLC says it is teaming up with Italian design and engineering firm Pininfarina SpA on unspecified future projects.

Hybrid

The On-Going Relevance of the Internal Combustion Engine

One day the world’s roads may be filled with vehicles that emit just a hum from their motors. But in the meantime, there are all of those vehicles being built with engines that have exhausts that need to have their emissions minimized and their sounds optimized. Which is what Tenneco’s Ben Patel is focusing on.

Connectivity

Developer Predicts Big Gains for Digital Displays

A Finish supplier of software used to create digital displays for vehicles predicts the proportion of new cars using such screens will surge to 70% by 2023 from 30% today.

Sales

What Is a “Manufacturer”?

It isn’t often that you’re able to cite a specific date when a car company actually “launches” into the market, but that happened on Monday for Karma Automotive.

Hybrid

Karma Begins Production of Revero Luxury Plug-in Hybrid

Karma Automotive LLC has shipped its first batch of Revero sport sedan from its assembly plant in Moreno Valley, Calif.

Production

Karma from California

Chances are, you (like me) missed the 2017 U.S. Open Polo Championship broadcast.

Business

New Hummer H1 SUVs Exported to China

Saint Clair, Mich.-based Humvee Export has contracted VLF Automotive to build replicas of the Hummer H1 SUV for sale in China.

Production

Karma to Move Calif. Headquarters

Karma Automotive LLC says it has purchased a 260,000-sq-ft facility in Irvine, Calif., that will serve as its new headquarters.