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ecoTEC 68:

  • 00:39 Tesla claims Model 3 is safest car NHTSA has tested, NHTSA clarifies scope of testing
  • 01:31 Volkswagen’s Herbert Diess says auto industry will lose 100,000 jobs if everyone goes electric –
  • 02:05 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change launches its harshest warnings yet
  • 02:50 Longest Range – Mercedes-Benz shooting fo 100km plug-in hybrid drivetrain in GLE Plug-in Hybrid
  • 03:28 BMW recalls chargers on nearly all 2018, 2019 plug-in models
  • 03:55 Faraday Future tries to get out of its deal with Evergrande Health
  • 04:23 Oakridge National Laboratory showcases repurposing hard drive magnets in electric car motors
  • 04:59 FCA readies itself to produce a plug-in hybrid Jeep Renegade https://www.caranddriver.com/news/202…
  • 05:25 Mercedes-Benz begins construction of battery production facility in Tuscaloosa, USA
  • 05:53 Audi’s upcoming e-tron GT (and the rest of the range) will fast charge to 80 percent in 12 minutes from 2020 onwards it say0
  • 06:22 Vertical Aerospace pushes forward with plans for electric taxi service, using pilots to get around autonomous craft regulations
  • 06:54 FANUC showcases its robots lifting up a Chevy Bolt EV — then charging it.
  • 07:26 Daniel Abt sets a new world record… going backwards in an electric car https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7pYWL…

ecoTEC 67:

ecoTEC 66

  • 00:45 Elon Musk gets sued by U.S. SEC
  • 01:47 Ford unveils F-Vision concept truck that’s all-electric, fully autonomous
  • 02:23 Porsche joins the drive to dump Diesel
  • 02:57 Could you go car free for a month?
  • 03:27 New WLTP test cycles change how plug-in hybrids are rated
  • 04:19 Nissan ups the price of LEAF battery replacement
  • 04:45 Reserve an Audi e-tron!
  • 05:38 BMW i3 gets a bigger battery
  • 06:16 VW promises super-affordable EV
  • 06:42 Renault plans big static battery project with new and used EV batteries.
  • 07:12 A car that gets you to pedal, not drive.

ecoTEC 65

  • 00:38 Audi e-tron launched
  • 01:18 Tesla Model 3 aces NHTSA crash test
  • 01:47 Daimler invests in Proterra
  • 02:20 BMW Focuses on battery, autonomous car collaboration-
  • (02:46 Jaguar announces U.S. iPace roadtrip
  • 03:18 Lucid gets $1 billion from the Saudi PIF
  • 03:58 Polestar looks at offering a subscription service for its plug-in hybrid
  • 04:37 Volkswagen says it will be building an electric car factory in the U.S. by 2022.
  • 05:21 Porsche details how it intends to charge its Taycan Electric Car –
  • 06:01Tesla says it’s moving its accident repairs in-house, shifting priority to service and parts (after deliveries)
  • 06:26 Rumors suggest Fiat Chrylser is bringing the Portal Electric Minivan to market
  • 06:59 Jaguar iPace drives through the Channel Tunnel

ecoTEC 64:

  • 00:41 BMW Kills Diesel
  • 01:17 No Long-Range LEAF (yet)
  • 01:53 Tesla, EV owners help with evacuation
  • 02:39 VW plans 100,000 EVs a year from 2020 onwards
  • 03:12 Tesla changes Model 3 options, prices again
  • 03:43 Boring Company gets permission for a special garage.
  • 04:18 Audi pushes details of e-tron charge anywhere card
  • 04:55 BMW proves EVs can help stabilize the electric grid
  • 05:24 LA wants to go all-electric by 2028
  • 05:46 Volvo showcase all-electric, autonomous lorry
  • 06:14 British firm joins air taxi race
  • (06:41 Hyundai showcases racing IONIQ EV

ecoTEC 63

  • 00:43 Mercedes-Benz unveils 2020 EQC Electric SUV
  • 01:38 Volvo wants people to drive not fly (in an autonomous car)
  • 02:18 Tesla Model 3 outsells BMW passenger cars in U.S. during August
  • 03:03 EV sales just keep growing around the world!
  • 03:35 GM promises a new charging system to add 28 km of range per minute!
  • 04:15 Tesla ends early lease penalties to encourage people to buy another Tesla
  • 04:52 Jaguar secures enough batteries for 55,000 iPace EVs a year!
  • 05:23 German company develops amazing battery that gives a BMW i3 a 700km range!
  • 06:06 Uniti wants to make its Uniti One in Australia
  • 06:36 BMW charters a special plane to take its iNEXT EV around the world.

ecoTEC 62

  • 00:41 Faraday Future makes its first pre-production prototype.
  • 01:26 BMW experiments with on-board power takeoff for i3 EV (02:14)Tesla isn’t going public, after all
  • 02:54 Dyson unveils plans to turn a former UK airfield into a factory and test track for its upcoming EV
  • 03:35 Tesla rolls out extra security for its vehicle key fobs and adds optional pin-code entry to beat car thieves.
  • 04:13 Mercedes-Benz unveils the Vision EQ Silver Arrow in Monterey.
  • 04:42 Byton begins on-road testing of its M-Byte SUV.
  • 05:23 Tesla wants to take the idiot out of turn signals by automating them
  • 05:56 Jaguar commits to making E-Type Zero conversion kits.
  • 06:36 Mercedes-Benz teases another video of the EQC crossover, due to be unveiled next week
  • 07:06 Jaguar i-Pace claims a new record at Laguna Seca – but is it?

ecoTEC 61

ecoTEC 60

  • 00:40 Tesla going private (see video at https://youtu.be/TTfse6eM-qg)
  • 01:42 Audi e-tron power boost and regen modes
  • 02:34 Nikola Motors raises lots of money
  • 03:22 Tesla Autopilot free hardware upgrade!
  • 04:20 SonoMotors enters testing for Sion EV
  • 04:54 Kiwi Government spends more on EVs
  • 05:30 Virgin Hyperloop One goes to Spain
  • 06:06 A safer way to transport Hydrogen
  • 07:00 More Porsche Taycan Specs
  • 07:40 Range Rover P400e is pricey to buy
  • 08:27 Tesla offers free Autopilot trials
  • 09:06 Electra Meccanica IPO

ecoTEC 59:

  • 00:53 Tesla Q2 Earnings
  • 01:52 New Buyer. Nissan appears to have a new purchaser for its battery production business.
  • 02:54 New Interior? Tesla Model S, Model X reportedly due to get Model 3-like refresh next year.
  • 03:45 Second Portal. Toyota unveils second Portal FCV prototype truck.
  • 04:26 Fleet Goodbye .Bolloré plans to scrap half its Autolib Fleet.
  • 05:22 “Body-in-White.” Faraday Future showcases its first production body for the FF-91.
  • 05:59 No Trucks. Uber kicks its autonomous truck development.
  • 06:42 Solid state plans. Volkswagen CEO says VW is looking to produce its own solid state batteries from 2025 onwards.
  • 07:33 Production Bound – Africa EV aCar goes planned for 2019 production
  • 08:04 Cadmium Threat – VW says it may have to recall electric, plug-in hybrids because of cadmium in charging circuits.
  • 08:43 Return of the Bubble Car – Microlino now on sale in Europe

ecoTEC 58:

  • 00:46 Nissan gets into trouble over Rapidgate in the UK
  • 01:39 Tesla asks its suppliers for cash back
  • 02:23 Faraday Future heads forward toward production for FF91
  • 03:06 Audi starts making motors for Audi e-Tron SUV
  • 03:50 Daimler ramps up battery production for electric cars
  • 04:28 European automakers caught gaming the emissions system (again)
  • 05:23 Tarrafugia flying car set to debut next year
  • 05:56 China announces battery recycling initiative for EV battery packs
  • 06:46 Toyota aims high for high volume FCV production
  • 07:29 What drives EV sales? Availability and charging!
  • 08:42 NIO’s clever charging trucks in China
  • 09:32 Sergio Marchionne dies

ecoTEC 57:

  • 00:46 Longer-range BMW i3 Battery On The Way
  • 01:37 Goodwood EV Records Set
  • 02:26 Hyundai Kona Electric Production Underway
  • 03:04 Polestar 2 EV Hints Dropped
  • 03:49 Panasonic Cuts Ties With Cuban Cobalt Source
  • 04:33 Porsche Taycan Demand High
  • 05:17 Tesla Model 3 Profitiable
  • 06:12 Nissan LEAF NISMO Goes On Sale in Japan
  • 06:53 Second-Life BMW i3 Battery Project Launched With EVGo
  • 07:44 Black Fly Personal Drone Promises Electric Flight You Can Buy From Next Year

ecoTEC 56:

  • 00:38 Porsche Taycan 800-Volt Charging Stations Installed in Germany
  • 01:18 Tesla Announces Chinese Gigafactory
  • 02:07 Volkswagen I.D. R. Pikes Peak Goes to Goodwood
  • 02:44 Tesla Model 3 goes to the UK
  • 03:24 Hyundai invests in Solid State battery technology
  • 04:11 2019 Nissan LEAF Shown Charging at 102 KW, Suggests Liquid-Cooled, 64kWh Battery pack!
  • 05:00 Mercedes Benz Launches eCitaro Electric City Bus
  • 06:01 Tesla struggles to keep servicing wait times short in Norway
  • 06:42 Electric, Autonomous Logging Truck Debuts in the UK
  • 07:26 Robo Racer tackles Goodwood Hill Climb
  • 07:58 Electric Land Cruiser Ute Enters Service in Australia

ecoTEC 55:

  • 00:38 Pikes Peak Win for Volkswagen
  • 01:12 Audi e-Tron Launch Delayed
  • 01:49 Renault Autonomous Car Sharing in France
  • 02:42 Tesla Model 3 Price Changes
  • 03:53 Renault Battery Lease Buyout
  • 04:43 Tesla Changes 4G Connectivity Policy
  • 05:32 Jaguar Land Rover Invests More Into EVs, Less Into Diesel
  • 06:09 BYD Has a Great May for EV Sales
  • 06:49 Electra Meccanica Showcases eRoadster
  • 07:35 Elon Musk and Unicorns.

ecoTEC 54:

  • 00:51 Audi’s e-tron Smart Charging
  • 01:38 Tesla Model 3 Dual Motor Production
  • 02:27 Hyundai and Audi’s Hydrogen Partnership
  • 03:13 Volkswagen Invests in Solid State Batteries
  • 03:57 SolarStratos Record Attempt
  • 04:59 Porsche Invests in Rimac
  • 05:34 Elon Musk’s Going To Mars
  • 06:24 Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak Sets Fastest Times
  • 07:06 EV City
  • 07:55 New CHAdeMO Standard
  • 08:38 Life Before EVs for Battery Packs


ecoTEC 53:

  • 00:52 Fully Charged LIve
  • 01:51 Tesla Restructuring
  • 02:55 Byton Series B Funding
  • 03:48 Nissan LEAF battery software upgrade
  • 04:40 Kia Niro EV Range Confirmed
  • 05:22 Hyundai Kona EV in High Kiwi Demand
  • 06:03 Renault offers battery purchase for commercial EVs
  • 06:41 Porsche renames Mission E the Porsche Taycan
  • 07:17 Mercedes-Benz EQA in Sicily
  • 07:48 Jaguar iPace Delivered to Andy Murray
  • 08:27 Tesla Roadster Air Thrust

ecoTEC 52:

  • 00:52 Model 3 braking update
  • 01:33 Model 3 International rollout delay
  • 02:18 Audi e-tron Quattro aerodynamics and camera mirrors!
  • 03:15 Jaguar iPace SVR
  • 04:15 Tesla’s Mineral Conflict Report
  • 05:09 Mercedes-Benz e-Sprinter Specs 
  • 05:55 EV growth rates predicted to rise by 24% every year through 2030!
  • 06:39 Hyundai looks to produce its own batteries
  • 07:29 Tesla flies six planes of battery manufacturing machinery to the U.S. from Germany
  • 08:01 Nissan celebrates its 100,000th LEAF sale in Japan with unusual topless car.

ecoTEC 51:

  • 00:46 Great predictions for future EV adoption in New Zealand!
  • 01:32 Dealerships Trying To Get People NOT to Buy Electric!
  • 02:22 Tesla Dual Motor Announced
  • 03:07 Why The Tesla Model 3 Standard battery Won’t Happen Yet
  • 03:48 Tesla Model 3 Braking Calibration Noticed by Consumer Reports, Fixed by Tesla
  • 04:40 BP invests in super-fast charging tech
  • 05:20 Royal Wedding Plugs EVs!
  • 06:17 Mark Webber Loves the Porsche Mission E
  • 06:50 Primary School Kids Learn About EV Charging Through Play

ecoTEC 50:

  • 00:44 – IONIQ EV Battery Shortage
  • 01:29 – Autopilot Driver Ticketed Following Crash For Not Paying Attention
  • 02:27 – Boring Company’s SpaceX Collab Wants To Get You Anywhere In 30 Minutes
  • 03:35 – Tesla reorganizes staff, factories, for improved output, more EVs!
  • 04:28 – Uniti unveils first working prototype for Uniti One Crowdfunded EV
  • 05:20 – UK makes autonomous remote parking legal at last
  • 06:03 – Tesla Model 3 gets ‘Superior’ rating for forward-collision mitigation
  • 06:40 – DAF and VDL unveil new short-range 40-ton truck for inner city deliveries
  • 07:43 – Tesla Model X tows a Boeing Dreamliner for Qantas

 

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