Tesla has tried to convince the UK to raise its fuel tax. A recall on two EVs underscores how over-the-air updates can simplify some safety recalls. And Lordstown Motors asserts that it will be cranking out an Endurance electric pickup every six minutes in September. This and more, here at Green Car Reports.
Lordstown Motors on Wednesday insisted, in its first-ever update as a publicly traded company, that it will be mass-producing electric trucks starting in September
Tesla lobbied the UK government for higher taxes on gas and diesel vehicles
A recent recall of the closely related Polestar 2 and Volvo XC40 Recharge is a testament to the potential of over-the-air updates as a quick remedy for safety issues. Both of these electric vehicles have the capability, but it isn’t yet used on the Volvo side.
Over at Motor Authority: Audi CEO Markus Dusemann said, among many announcements earlier in the week from the VW Group, that an Audi Q6 E-Tron