Panasonic looks beyond Tesla, signs Toyota partnership on electric car battery venture in 2020

By AstroJane Posted on January 20, 2019 Toyota Motor Corporation and Panasonic are combining resources in a joint venture to produce electric vehicle batteries that will begin in 2020, according to a report published by Nikkei Asian Review. To compete with Chinese players rapidly growing into the EV arena, five Panasonic battery manufacturing facilities in […]

2019 Ford GT Heritage Edition with famous Gulf livery sells for $2.5M

Follow Viknesh [% } %] [% }); %] A 2019 Ford GT was just sold for a staggering $2.5 million in a charity auction. The particular car is one of the Heritage Editions, which for 2019—and 2020—wears the iconic Gulf Oil livery. The same livery featured on the GT40 that won the 24 Hours of […]

VW to chase Nürburgring EV record with ID R electric racer

Follow Viknesh 2018 Volkswagen ID R Pikes Peak race car The Volkswagen ID R electric time attack special has a new mission on its hands: Obliterate the EV lap record at the Nürburgring Nordschleife. The current record is the 6:45.9 set by Nio and its EP9 track car back in 2017. VW will attempt to […]