Karma Revero Hybrid and BMW Wireless Charging Nab Awards
Three times the boost, 50% less time-to-torque
AAA study finds buyers more content after purchase—despite hefty prices
Jeep faces a partial sales ban in Europe unless it fixes diesel-powered Grand Cherokee SUVs that evade emission regulations.
Even though the XC40 Recharge P8 AWD won’t be out for some months, seems global demand is strong
Cost is a biggie, plus safety and consumer acceptance
Given the CO2 regulations that the European Union has brought into effect for this year and next (95 g/km), it isn’t entirely surprising that Jeep has announced that it has established websites in various European markets (today sites in Italy and Spain went live; Germany, France, the UK, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Austria are to follow) for people to learn about—and preorder—the “First Edition” models of the Jeep Renegade 4xe and the Jeep Compass 4xe models, both of which are plug-in hybrids.
No steering wheel, no foot pedals, no driver, no problem
China is having second thoughts about phasing out discounts on electric cars after EV sales dropped 4% last year.
Targets 40% of sales by 2030, but sees little near-term demand in U.S.