Tag Archives: electric car

Smaller Ford Mustang Mach-E reportedly in the works

When Ford took the wraps off the Mustang Mach-E late last year, it made no secret that the all-electric SUV was just the start of the company’s ambitious electrification plan. In other words, the Mach-e won’t be the only car to borrow the pony car’s name. The American carmaker is …

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Tesla Model P – the All-Electric Super Ute?

Utes – or pick-ups for the rest of the world – are big business these days. The top two best-selling vehicles in Australia in the past few years have consistently been the Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger. Both models are built-tough bush bashing off-roaders. With the transition toward electric cars …

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Tesla Model Y Australian pricing expected to start at $78,000

With the Tesla Model 3 continuing to enjoy strong sales in the backdrop of increasing popularity of EVs in Australia, the company’s new Model Y crossover is set to continue that momentum. Due for local launch in early 2021, the Model Y will be the fourth addition to Tesla’s line-up …

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Nissan Ariya electric SUV first look: 600km range, 5-second to 100km/h

Nissan’s first ever all-electric SUV has been officially revealed today, bringing electric mobility to the mainstream mid-size crossover segment. Available in front-wheel or all-wheel drive configuration, the Nissan Ariya is capable of up to 610km of guilt-free range in the highest capacity front-wheel drive variant. It’s no slouch either, with …

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Audi e-tron and e-tron Sportback join the electron race from $137,700

Audi is set to welcome a new era of mobility with the impending arrival of its first-ever all-electric vehicles into Australia this September. The Audi e-tron and e-tron Sportback will be available with two battery variants and bring a raft of innovative new technology including all-electric quattro, energy recuperation and …

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Is this the Toyota LQ compact EV production model?

Toyota’s electric future was showcased last year when the auto giant unveiled the LQ compact electric car at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show. It was a futuristic concept that seemed a little too far fetched. But not this one that we’re looking at right here. It may be nothing more …

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First-ever MINI Electric Hatch charges in with First Edition

MINI has announced local pricing and arrival schedule for its highly-anticipated first-ever all-electric MINI hatchback. Priced at $59,900 drive away, a limited number of launch special “First Edition” variants will arrive in Australian dealerships from August 2020. The MINI Electric Hatch is based on the striking design of the three-door …

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2020 Tesla Model 3 Performance Review

The Model 3 is Tesla’s electrical vehicle for the masses. Priced from ‘just’ $66,000 plus on-road costs it is the least expensive Tesla currently on sale in Australia and plays in the one of the most important and largest premium passenger car segments, the compact luxury sedan. This means the …

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2020 Nissan Leaf Review – EV for the masses

The Nissan Leaf is the Corolla of the electric vehicle (EV) world. It gets you from point A to point B in the most practical, sensible way. It’s not very interesting to look at. And it’s cheap to own and run. Yes, Tesla’s are cool. Yes, the Hyundai Ioniq does …

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Nissan showcases e-4ORCE electric all-wheel drive at CES

Nissan is showcasing a new four-wheel drive technology for electric vehicles at the 2020 Consumer Electronic Show (CES). Called e-4ORCE, the technology provides instant torque to all four wheels to deliver “balanced, predictable power and handling on par with many premium sports cars”. The “e” represents full electric motor drive …

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Tesla Cybertruck is a wild ute with sports car punch

No, it’s not a Mars Rover. It’s the Tesla Cybertruck. Unveiled over the weekend at an event in California, the Cybertruck is Tesla’s newest and most radical model. The pick-up truck is like no other. And that’s because – according to Tesla – it’s built to be durable, versatile and …

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Lexus UX 300e unveiled as brand’s first all-electric model

Lexus has unveiled its first battery electric vehicle (EV), the UX 300e, today at a special media event in Guangzhou, China. Signifying the brand’s next-generation investment in performance and battery technology, the UX 300e will join the current UX 250h petrol-electric hybrid and UX 200 petrol model from next year. …

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First look: Ford Mustang Mach-E all-electric SUV

For the first time in 55 years, Ford is expanding the Mustang family, bringing the famous pony into the electric age with Mustang Mach-E, an all-new, all-electric SUV, inspired by the Mustang coupe. Re-imagined for an electric future, the Mustang Mach-E is Ford’s first production EV SUV, offering generous space …

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All-electric Ford Mustang Mach-E revealed via leaked images

The Ford Mustang Mach-E has been unofficially revealed, thanks to leak images courtesy of a member of the Mach E form. Production version of the highly anticipated Mustang-based all-electric Ford mid-size SUV has been a closely guarded secret for months, with only renderings and teaser sketches keeping fans hooked. The …

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