Volkswagen is getting a lot of buzz for its electric ID. Buggy concept, a modern interpretation of the original dune buggy. With its retro-chic styling and an electric powertrain with outputs of 150kW and 309Nm sending drive to the rear wheels, the ID. Buggy is part of VW’s push into an electric mobility future. A…

The automaker is reportedly interested in the electric car firm’s software and battery design expertise. While industry rumours are often met with a dead bat, Volkswagen has issued a firm denial it’s interested in purchasing a shareholding in Tesla. Sources have told Manager Magazin, Volkswagen Group CEO Herbert Diess is interested in acquiring a stake…

The Japanese brand’s urban-friendly hatch will debut in concept car form at this year’s Tokyo motor show. Lexus has confirmed it’s preparing to launch its first electric car, and it’ll occupy a new space for the brand. The new EV will be a tall, boxy hatch suited to crowded urban environments, and its design will…

Phased-out due to declining sales and with emphasis being placed on Peugeot, the official announcement didn’t reveal much apart from the confirmation, with speculation now centring around the models that will spearhead Saint-Ouen-sur-Seine’s local market return. In Europe, the line-up consists out of the C1, C3, C3 Aircross, C5 Aircross, C4 Spacetourer, previously known as…

Claimed to be world’s first factory-backed electric rally car, the Corsa-e will compete in a one-make series next year. The Opel Corsa-e Rally has been revealed ahead of its in-the-flesh debut at the 2019 Frankfurt motor show in September. Said to be the first electric rally car from a major manufacturer, the Corsa-e Rally features…

A trio of new models, all of them bound for Australia, will be revealed at the next year’s Beijing event. Haval will launch a trio of next-generation crossovers at the 2020 Beijing motor show, and they’re all set for Australia. A new H2 compact crossover to go head-to-head with the Mazda CX-3, mid-sized H6 to…