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Today, The EV Bubble Has Burst. Tomorrow, It Will Reinflate

Electric car stocks are as wild as all the other ones, all the foam is vanishing out of car seats, and yet another coffin nail has been hammered into Peugeot’s North American return. All that and more in this Happy Friday edition of The Morning Shift for March 5, 2021.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Today, The EV Bubble Has Burst. Tomorrow, It Will Reinflate

Electric car stocks are as wild as all the other ones, all the foam is vanishing out of car seats, and yet another coffin nail has been hammered into Peugeot’s North American return. All that and more in this Happy Friday edition of The Morning Shift for March 5, 2021. Read more…

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The Ford Mach E Rollout Is Not Going As Planned

The 2021 Ford Mach E is taking so long to get to customers that Ford is kicking payments back to some early adopters and free charging to others. All that and more in The Morning Shift for March 4, 2021. Read more…

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The Ford Mach E Rollout Is Not Going As Planned

The 2021 Ford Mach E is taking so long to get to customers that Ford is kicking payments back to some early adopters and free charging to others. All that and more in The Morning Shift for March 4, 2021.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Our Roads And Bridges Still Suck

The infrastructure in this country just earned a grade only slightly worse than mine in 11th-grade calculus, Jaguar Land Rover has put a dollar amount to its perception of poor quality and all the phone companies want to be car companies. All that and more in The Morning Shift for March 3, 2021. Read more… […]

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Honda, Yamaha, KTM, And Piaggio Are Working Together On Standardized Swappable Electric Motorcycle Batteries

On Monday Honda, Yamaha, KTM, and Piaggio all signed a letter of intent to set up a swappable batteries consortium for motorcycles and light electric vehicles. The point of this collaboration is to promote the widespread use of light EVs and increase the sustainability of battery lifecycles while making range longer,…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Honda, Yamaha, KTM, And Piaggio Are Working Together On Standardized Swappable Electric Motorcycle Batteries

On Monday Honda, Yamaha, KTM, and Piaggio all signed a letter of intent to set up a swappable batteries consortium for motorcycles and light electric vehicles. The point of this collaboration is to promote the widespread use of light EVs and increase the sustainability of battery lifecycles while making range longer,…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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California City Becomes First in the U.S. to Ban New Gas Stations

Officials from Petaluma, California have decided their city has enough places to fill up gas-powered cars. Last week, the local city council unanimously voted to ban new gas stations, building on a two-year moratorium passed in early 2019. Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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It’s The Infrastructure, Stupid

Nationwide charging infrastructure is still in a woeful state (unless you own a Tesla), automakers are starting to vaccinate their assembly line workers and Japan just made a risky bet on autonomous cars. All that and more in the The Morning Shift for March 1, 2021.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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It’s The Infrastructure, Stupid

Nationwide charging infrastructure is still in a woeful state (unless you own a Tesla), automakers are starting to vaccinate their assembly line workers and Japan just made a risky bet on autonomous cars. All that and more in the The Morning Shift for March 1, 2021. Read more…

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Solid State Batteries Could Deliver The EVs We Imagine But Carmakers Ought To Be Realistic

We’re going to need an offshoot of Moore’s Law that applies to EV batteries soon, because progress is on the verge of rapidly accelerating thanks to solid state batteries.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The 2022 Chevy Bolt EUV Is Inexpensive And Spacious, But It Lacks AWD, Proper Fast Charging

Let’s get one thing out of the way: The 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV is not a “utility vehicle” by any stretch of the imagination. It is, however, a roomier version of the long-range Bolt EV hatchback that’s been on sale since 2017.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Hyundai’s Kona EV Recall Is One Of The Most Expensive In History

Some of Hyundai’s electric vehicles have had a pesky problem: they can light on fire. So far, there have been only been 15 reports of fires, but the risk is too great for Hyundai to ignore the problem. And its global recall of 82,000 vehicles is one of the most expensive recalls in history.Read more… […]

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Huawei Says It’s Not An Electric Car Company, Yet

We shouldn’t expect anything resembling a car from Apple in the next few years due to the company’s infamous slow-and-steady R&D, but another Big Tech company, Huawei, is now reportedly aiming for its own EV release by the end of 2021, as Reuters reports.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Nikola Confirms What We All Knew

Nikola bust onto the scene with a lot of braggadocio. Then whispers that the founder was spouting bullshit turned into murmurs and yells, and then he resigned amid a workplace scandal. Now an internal review from Nikola affirms that he was full of shit. All that and more in The Morning Shift for February 26, […]

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Nikola Confirms What We All Knew

Nikola bust onto the scene with a lot of braggadocio. Then whispers that the founder was spouting bullshit turned into murmurs and yells, and then he resigned amid a workplace scandal. Now an internal review from Nikola affirms that he was full of shit. All that and more in The Morning Shift for February 26, […]

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Washington State Legislative Committee Aims For Ambitious EV Adoption Mandate In Nine Years

Every one of us stood back mouth agape in awe of California’s Governor stepping up and committing to a statewide mandate for all new light vehicle sales to be electric by 2035. Fifteen years is not a very long time, and this seemed like an incredible power to wield from a gubernatorial executive order, especially…Read […]

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Lordstown Motors Prototype Electric Truck Burned To The Ground In Testing

A Lordstown Motors Endurance electric pickup mule conducting testing—ahead of a small production run by the end of this year—burned to a crisp at the side of the road on January 13th in Farmington Hills outside of Detroit, Michigan. “We’re confident” this won’t happen again, Ryan Hallett, spokesman for Lordstown…Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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This Is The Next USPS Mail Truck

The United States Postal Service said Tuesday that it had given Oshkosh Defense a contract to build its next mail truck. The new truck is significantly bigger than the one we’ve all seen on the road for decades, and it looks significantly different from the one we saw tested a couple of years ago. Read […]

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EV’s Or Alternative Fuel? You Decided

As we head into a future that’s sure to be full of electric vehicles, some have started to wonder if EVs are actually the way forward. Many automakers seem to be diving head first into EVs and nothing else. So we asked readers if we should continue on with EVs or invest in alternative fuel sources. […]

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