Show #768

 

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PRODUCTION OF HIGH-VOLTAGE TRACTION BATTERIES AT ŠKODA AUTO RESTARTS AS PLANNED

https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/04/Production_of_high-voltage_traction_batteries.html

 

CHEVROLET BOLT EUV SPIED AS CAMOUFLAGED PROTOTYPE

https://insideevs.com/news/419760/chevrolet-bolt-euv-ev-spyshots/

 

BYD SETS OUT EUROPEAN EV EXPANSION STRATEGY

https://www.bydeurope.com/article/319

 

AUDI E-TRON GT SPIED ON A RAINY DAY WITH PORSCHE TAYCAN WHEELS

https://www.motor1.com/news/419900/audi-e-tron-gt-spied/

 

JAGUAR’S NEXT-GENERATION XJ WILL BE ELECTRIC, BUT IT WON’T BEND DESIGN RULES

https://www.autoblog.com/2020/05/04/electric-jaguar-xj-design/

 

VOLKSWAGEN TAKES SEAT OFF SMALL ELECTRIC CAR PROJECT

https://www.electrive.com/2020/05/04/volkswagen-reassigns-small-meb-project/

 

TESLA PHOTOS SHOW GIGAFACTORY 3 BATTERY FACTORY & MODEL Y ASSEMBLY PLANT

Tesla Photos Show Gigafactory 3 Battery Factory & Model Y Assembly Plant

 

TESLA ORDERS BATTERY-MAKING MACHINES ON ROAD TO BUILDING ITS OWN CELLS

Tesla orders battery-making machines on road to building its own cells

 

TESLA BATTERY RESEARCHERS OPEN PATH TO ALL-ELECTRIC RANGE EXTENDER CONCEPT

Tesla battery researchers open path to all-electric range extender concept

 

RUMOR: NISSAN TO PULL BACK FROM EUROPE

https://uk.news.yahoo.com/rumor-nissan-pull-back-europe-174000924.html

 

SURVEY FINDS WEAK EV & AUTONOMY CONSUMER CONFIDENCE & AWARENESS

“We’re Concerned For Automakers,” Says JD Power Exec — Survey Finds Weak EV & Autonomy Consumer Confidence & Awareness

 

AS MILAN EASES LOCKDOWN, MAYOR SAYS ‘PEOPLE ARE READY’ FOR GREEN CHANGE

https://www.autoblog.com/2020/05/04/milan-italy-coronavirus-pollution-green-city/

 

 

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