Review of Nissan Ariya, Ram electric truck, leaf-powered pickup, GM Ultium EVs: The Week in Reverse
Which fast food chains are getting fast charging speeds at 100 locations?
Will Tesla Cybertruck production be pushed back?
Here’s our look back at Reverse Week — right here at Green car report—For the week ending November 4, 2022.
In a review of 2023 Nissan AriyaWe haven’t tested its performance or range yet, but we find this electric crossover to be the best new Nissan in years – based on its incredibly spacious, comfortable cabin and refreshing look.
Concept Ram 1500 Revolution BEV
The Ram Revolution BEV concept, a preview of limited-production Ford F-150 Lightning, Chevy Silverado EV, GMC Sierra EV, and Tesla Cybertruck, has now been delayed to CES launch in January 2023 to show off its work. its technology. And by brand, the production Ram . electric truck will lead in range, towing capacity and tonnage.
Starting price for 2023 Mercedes-Benz EQE sedan set the most affordable version at $76,050. That’s for the EQE 350+, which has a line-up top range rating of 305 miles, according to the company, and it beats the similarly sized Tesla Model S and Lucid Air.
2023 Mercedes-Benz EQE 350+
Meanwhile, Lucid is planning to introduce the more affordable Air Pure and Air Touring models for the first time, as part of the entire Air lineup, at an upcoming event on November 15. in Beverly Hills. And there it will also reveal more information about Lucid Gravity SUVIt says.
Partly due to a slow start to battery production, GM last week reported Ultium EVs . slower production ramp compared to the previous target — although the goal of reaching 1 million electric vehicles per year in North America by 2025 is still being worked on.
2024 Chevrolet Blazer EV LT
US-based Wolfspeed’s silicon carbide semiconductor technology, proven in Formula E, will be used to help increase driving range in Future Jaguar Land Rover EVscompanies disclosed.
According to a new report, citing insiders, Production Tesla Cybertruck probably won’t ramp up until the end of 2023 – which means it could be 2024 until Tesla can make significant progress in meeting the hundreds of thousands of people who have already put down their money to buy electric steel trucks. stainless from many years ago.
1987 Nissan Sunny truck with leaf drive
Nissan is showing off an all-electric vehicle, Classic Sunny pickup with leaves at this week’s SEMA show in Las Vegas — a tease, presumably that the company is planning to build on the Max-Out electric truck concept shown last year.
Saudi Arabia and Foxconn are launching an electric car brand for the Middle East called Ceer, using a number of BMW-licensed components, the parties announced Thursday through the Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia (PIF). It aims to start producing electric vehicles by 2025 for the Middle East and North Africa.
2023 Zeekr 009
Vietnam’s Vinfast has partnered with Chinese battery giant CATL, to combine forces on CATL’s skateboard platform and packaged mobility technology — and that means more EVs for emerging markets like India. And that same week, Geely’s Zeekr brand for premium electric vehicles — and indeed a cousin of Volvo and Polestar — unveiled the first product to use CATL battery technology. The Zeekr 009 The electric pickup truck boasts a 0-60 mph time of under 4.5 seconds and, potentially, a range of more than 400 miles by US standards.
Honda is planning to build an experimental solid-state battery production line in Japan, with the goal of bringing the technology to production of electric vehicles — possibly motorcycles — by the end of the decade. Despite major partnerships with GM and Sony related to electric vehicle technology and manufacturing, Honda aims to go alone on solid state Skill.
Fisker Wallbox Home Charger
Fisker has reported that it is exploring share its Ocean and Pear EV platforms with other automakers, as well as looking at future emissions credit sales. Platform sharing is not expected, as Fisker has relied on partner companies in some stages of development, as well as production.
Nikola is aiming to take advantage of the premier “clean hydrogen” offer offered by its Inflation Reduction Act and its Clean Hydrogen Production Tax Credit, through a partnership with KeyState that will be based on natural gas and carbon capture. It could be a key part of the plan involving fuel cell trucks and hydrogen hubs.
Last week, the Biden administration convened with industry representatives to review EV charging network security, ahead of much-needed best practices and potential standards. While charger hacks have been mostly hypothetical so far, the federal government still needs to clarify which agency will be responsible for those standards.
Fast Charge EVs at Taco Bell
More than 100 US Taco Bell restaurants are getting EV nhanh fast charging stations allow about 100 extra miles for many tram drivers in just 20 minutes. US-made battery-boosted charging hardware plus on-site solar will allow 75 kW or more.
And when the day gets darker and colder, have another cup of coffee. Used Coffee grounds can provide feed for algae-based biodiesel production, researchers from the UK recently found. Furthermore, the process has the potential to be scaled up and it produces fuel that meets US and European specifications.