Hyundai Kona Electric Spied Recharging

Expected to cover up to 210 miles with the biggest battery pack. For the time being, you can get the funky Hyundai Kona exclusively with gasoline and diesel engines, but things will change sometime next year when the small crossover will go fully electric. Seen here getting a “refill” at a charging…

2 days ago by Adrian Padeanu 61

September 2017 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Let the good times roll! After years of build up, September marks the start of “something big” for plug-in vehicle sales in the US.  And sure, this past month also marks a full 2 years/24 months* worth of consecutive gains (an impressive accomplishment for sure), but we haven’t seen anything…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 88

August 2017 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Thanks to a record setting August for plug-in sales, the US finds itself just a month away from marking a full two years worth* of monthly year-over-year gains. August was again led by the three offerings one might have expected heading into the month: the Chevrolet Bolt EV, Tesla Model S…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 173

Genesis Commits To 2021 Launch For First EV

Genesis will wheel out its first pure electric vehicle by 2021. That’s like a decade behind competitors such as Tesla, so we doubt Genesis will find immediate success out of the gate, but we welcome the addition to the ever-growing EV segment. The Hyundai Motor Group’s luxury brand Genesis intends…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 35

Hyundai Begins Small-Scale Production Of Solid -State Batteries

Hyundai, like several other automakers, thinks that solid-state technology is the key to our battery-driven future. In fact, Korea Herald has learned that Hyundai is actively developing the tech for next-generation electric cars and even reportedly has its own small-scale production facility where presumably solid-state batteries are trickling down the…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 0

Hyundai Kona

Hyundai’s 200+ Mile Kona EV Spied

The Kona EV’s range is reportedly around 210-240 miles on a charge EPA (~500km/310 miles NEDC), which would be competitive with the Chevy Bolt. New spy shots provide the first look at Hyundai’s upcoming electric variant of the compact Kona crossover. For the EV, the designers tweak the model’s styling by…

2 months ago by Chris Bruce 57