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Toyota electric models revealed in patent filing
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24th Jun 2020
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Toyota electric models revealed in patent filing

Two new electric vehicles from Toyota have surfaced overnight after patent sketches were filed in China. Based on the e-TNGA platform, the sketches from Toyota show what appears to be a large SUV – possibly a seven seat model – and a smaller SUV with a sloped back. The fronts of both vehicles share similar design language to Lexus models.
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Australia lumped with dirty cars and cargo ships
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19th Jun 2020
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Australia lumped with dirty cars and cargo ships

A reformed high-flying energy executive who made millions selling coal and gas has taken aim at the Australian government's inaction on new-car emissions standards, according to The Age and Sydney Morning Herald. Trevor St Baker, the founder of electricity company ERM Energy and board member of the Energy Policy Institute of Australia, said the country needs stricter emissions targets for motor vehicles, or Australia risks being left behind.
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Hyundai and Kia take a large slice of the electric-car market
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15th Jun 2020
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Hyundai and Kia take a large slice of the electric-car market

Hyundai and Kia are quickly becoming a global leader in electric vehicles, according to their slice of the new-car market. New figures show the jointly-owned brands now have a greater share of the global electric car market than they do for vehicles powered by petrol or diesel.
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2021 Fiat 500 all-electric hatch revealed
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10th Jun 2020
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2021 Fiat 500 all-electric hatch revealed

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10th Jun 2020
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2021 Fiat 500 all-electric hatch revealed

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Chinese electric car maker BYD signs deals with Ford, Toyota
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4th Jun 2020
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Chinese electric car maker BYD signs deals with Ford, Toyota

Little-known Chinese electric vehicle manufacturer BYD – who lists Warren Buffett, one of the world's most successful investors, as a part owner – is seeking government approval to supply its batteries to Ford's Chinese enterprise. In a document posted on the Chinese Ministry of Information Technology's website earlier this week, it reveals the first known battery supply deal between BYD and a major car manufacturer.
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10 electric utes on the horizon
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20th May 2020
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10 electric utes on the horizon

The electrification revolution has made its way through hatchbacks to sedans and SUVs and now it has its sights set firmly on a new frontier: utes. As with most automotive industry showdowns, it was Tesla that kicked off this sparring match with its not-so-bulletproof Cybertruck, releasing a video showing the all-wheel-drive, all-electric pickup tugging a Ford F-150 up a hill.
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