A quick preface, this podcast is being recorded a few days late as I had a winter virus which stopped me working. But for completeness, and for those who catch up weekly, a short podcast with the key headlines.

 

On today’s podcast:

  • Lucid Motors to go public after merger agreement with Churchill Capital
  • Watch Rivian test its R1T electric pickup ahead of deliveries
  • ‘Born’ confirmed as the name for CUPRA’s first all-electric model
  • VW ups EV targets and may end Artemis
  • British Gas orders 2,000 electric vans
  • Germany: VW’s WeShare Launches Electric Car Sharing In Hamburg

 

 

Show #1001

 

Good morning, good afternoon and good evening wherever you are in the world, welcome to EV News Daily for Monday 22nd  February. It’s Martyn Lee here and I go through every EV story so you don’t have to.

 

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LUCID MOTORS TO GO PUBLIC AFTER MERGER AGREEMENT WITH CHURCHILL CAPITAL

https://www.teslarati.com/lucid-motors-public-stock-churchill-capital-merger-ipo/

 

WATCH RIVIAN TEST ITS R1T ELECTRIC PICKUP AHEAD OF DELIVERIES

Watch Rivian test its R1T electric pickup ahead of deliveries

 

‘BORN’ CONFIRMED AS THE NAME FOR CUPRA’S FIRST ALL-ELECTRIC MODEL

 

VW UPS EV TARGETS AND MAY END ARTEMIS

https://www.electrive.com/2021/02/22/vw-improves-ev-targets-while-artemis-may-be-facing-an-early-ending/

 

BRITISH GAS ORDERS 2,000 ELECTRIC VANS

https://www.thisismoney.co.uk/money/markets/article-9288019/British-Gas-orders-2-000-electric-vans-big-upgrade.html

 

GERMANY: VW’S WESHARE LAUNCHES ELECTRIC CAR SHARING IN HAMBURG

https://insideevs.com/news/489549/germany-vw-weshare-electric-car-sharging-hamburg/?utm_source=RSS&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=RSS-all-articles

 

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