Road map E: Audi in the era of electric mobility

Ingolstadt, October 20, 2019 – Audi is transforming into a provider of electric mobility—a process that involves all areas of the company. After all, the brand with the four rings intends to put more than 30 electrified models on the market by 2025, which constitutes a 40 percent share in sales. In doing so, Audi…

World premiere of the Porsche Taycan

Porsche presented its first fully-electric sports car to the public today with a spectacular world premiere held simultaneously on three continents. “The Taycan links our heritage to the future. It carries forward the success story of our brand – a brand that has fascinated and thrilled people the world over for more than 70 years,”…

Audi Combines E-Scooter With Skateboard

Ingolstadt, August 14, 2019 – With a new e-scooter concept, Audi is responding to the urban trend towards multi-modal mobility. The Audi e-tron Scooter, combining the advantages of the electric scooter and the skateboard, is designed for sporty riders. To be transported by car, bus or train, the twelve-kilogram (26-pound) e-scooter can be folded up…

General Motors Enables EV Sharing with The Sustainable City

General Motors Africa and Middle East has today announced that The Sustainable City, the region’s first fully operational sustainable community, has taken delivery of six new Chevrolet Bolt EVs for its alternative propulsion fleet. The six new Chevrolet Bolt EV vehicles will be part of The Sustainable City’s EV car-sharing fleet, which will be accessible…

Electric Vehicles: They Came, They Charged, They Conquered

The Electric Vehicle Road Trip (EVRT) Middle East 2019 confirmed that EVs are more than a match for petrol power after conquering the UAE’s highest peak and the drag strip at the iconic Yas Marina Circuit. In its latest adventure, EVRT organisers challenged roadtrippers to charge their electric vehicles while driving down Jebel Jais mountain…

SOUND OF JAGUAR I-PACE PROTECTS ROAD USERS

With no engine sound, the electric Jaguar I-PACE required a new way to warn blind, visually impaired and other vulnerable road users it is approaching at low speed. Jaguar has designed a unique Audible Vehicle Alert System (AVAS) for its first EV that meets and exceeds all forthcoming global legislation. Jaguar’s engineers have developed a sound…