Mahindra Electric Completes Merger With Parent Company Mahindra

Mahindra Electric Mobility Limited, the EV arm of the home-grown automaker has announced completing merger with its parent company. The two companies had begun the merger process back in April 2021 and received the final NCLT approval on January 13, 2023. Mahindra says that the board undertook the merger to synergise EV development, manufacturing, and … Read more

Pure EV ecoDryft Electric Motorcycle Launched In India; Priced At Rs 99,999

Having revealed its electric commuter motorcycle, the ecoDryft late last year, Pure EV has now launched the EV in India at Rs 99,999 (ex-showroom, Delhi including subsidies). Prices for the rest of the country stands at Rs 1.15 lakh (ex-showroom). Interested customers can now book the electric motorcycles at Pure EVs dealerships across the country … Read more

Ather Energy Rolls Out Its 1,00,000th Electric Scooter In India

Bengaluru-based electric vehicle manufacturer, Ather Energy, has rolled out its 1,00,000th electric scooter in India. Announcing the new production milestone on social media, the company Co-Founder and CEO, Tarun Mehta said – “Aaaand now we are at 100k! Celebrating roll out of the 100,000th scooter at our factory recently.”  The company launched its first scooter, … Read more

What’s Faster Than A Corvette? A ‘Vette With An Electric Motor

General Motors Co on Tuesday revealed a new, hybrid Corvette sports car that uses an electric motor and battery to amp up acceleration and go in the snow. The Corvette E-Ray – a play on the Stingray name used for gasoline-powered versions of the sports car – was revealed on the 70th anniversary of the … Read more

Here are the things that drain an electric vehicle’s battery the most

Quick facts on EV battery drain EV range drops significantly in freezing temperatures. Steady highway driving drains the battery faster than start-and-stop city driving. Infotainment screens and other electronics consume little battery power. Battery range is top of mind for most electric vehicle owners and potential EV buyers. Whether you have a long commute, take frequent road trips, or just run quick … Read more

Want a rebate to upgrade home electric or swap to solar? There’s good news and bad news

It’s true, Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) rebates and tax incentives for home electrification kicked in Jan. 1 officially, but several program features won’t be available to homeowners until the end of the year or early 2024, according to the Department of Energy. There are a few key exceptions: select electric heat pumps, for one. Rooftop … Read more

Harley-Davidson Will Eventually Become Fully Electric, Says CEO

Harley-Davidson is transitioning to become an all-electric brand, although the process will likely take decades, according to CEO Jochen Zeitz. According to Zeitz, iconic American brand Harley-Davidson, known mainly for its big engine, heavyweight cruiser motorcycles, is currently undergoing a long-term transition which will result in the brand transforming into an electric brand. That would … Read more

KTM To Sell Electric Version Of Chetak In Europe From Q1 CY2024

Swiss sports bike maker KTM, which has a manufacturing joint venture with Bajaj Auto, on Friday said it will begin selling the electric model of the resurrected iconic Chetak in the first quarter of 2024 in Europe. The 50.1:49.9 joint venture also rolled out the 1 millionth KTM bike from the Chakan plant near here. … Read more