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Plug-In Vehicle Battery Market Expected to Swell to $10 Billion

A Lux Research report says that six carmakers, including Tesla and Volkswagen, will account for 90% of battery demand, with EVs emerging as the drivetrain of choice.

Volkswagen to Settle Dieselgate with $15.3 Billion, EV Ramp-Up

The automaker has agreed to provide billions to settle its emissions scandal in what is being called the largest auto-related class-action settlement in U.S. history.

Smart City Challenge Winner to Deploy Electric Shuttles, Push EVs

As the winner of the Smart City Challenge, Columbus, Ohio, now intends to use the $40 million award to enhance its transportation methods and go electric.

EV Rally Sets Off to Travel the World in 80 Days or Less

Teams will cross three continents, 20 countries and more than 40 major cities, aiming to beat the 127-day record.

Daimler to Invest a Whopping $7.9 Billion in FCEV, BEV Technologies

With a massive investment in electromobility, the automaker pledges to electrify all Mercedes-Benz model series.

LAPD Goes Electric with 100 BMW i3 Vehicles for Transport Fleet

Through a three-year, $1.4 million lease deal, the LAPD will acquire and use the EVs for transport and outreach.

BMW i3 REx Owners Sue Automaker for Range Extender Defect

Plaintiffs claim their EVs go into "limp mode" - dropping to dangerously low speeds and failing to accelerate.