Mercedes-Benz Announces New EQ Power Sub Brand

Mercedes-Benz is following in BMW (BMW i) footsteps with the creation of a sub brand specifically for its plug-in vehicles. M-B says that beginning this Summer, two sub brands will be put into use. EQ Power will be the brand under which Mercedes will sell its plug-in hybrids and EQ…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 4

New Details Surface On Mercedes-AMG Project One

New AMG Project One hypercar details: 11K rpm, 31K engine life A few new factoids on the F1-derived monster were revealed in Geneva. More details have emerged about the forthcoming Mercedes-AMG hypercar – AKA Project One for those who haven’t yet happened upon the rumors, renderings, and general gossip of…

2 months ago by Christopher Smith 13

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Daimler Invests In ChargePoint For Expansion Into Europe

ChargePoint has raised $82 million to support the expansion of the company’s charging network into Europe. The latest investment round was led by Daimler, but existing investors (BMW i Ventures, Linse Capital, Rho Capital Partners, and Braemar Energy Ventures) also participated. Since its founding, ChargePoint has raised $255 million. According…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 3

February 2017 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

After finishing 2015 mostly flat, the US plug-in electric vehicle market entered February of 2017 having set monthly gains in 16 consecutive months, an impressive stat to be sure.  Of those 16 months, the last 8 months has seen sales really take off, averaging just over 50% per month. However, the very…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 51