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Mercedes may end Tesla supply agreement for B-Class Electric Drive

Next B-Class Could Have In-House Battery Pack, 311-Miles Range

The next-gen Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive might have a hugely-increased range, but its drivetrain likely won't be supplied by Tesla.

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EVDrive electric UTV makes zero-radius turns an awesome reality

EVDrive is an electric drivetrain engineering company and they've built the most amazingly outrageous UTV development mule. Ever. Imagine, if you will, a side-by-side utility vehicle with each wheel powered by an electric motor capable of putting out 30 kilowatts (40 horsepower) and 66 pound-feet of twist. That's 120 kWs (160 hp) altogether and, after going through reduction gearing, enough torque to tear a tree stump from terra firma. To be p

AC Propulsion will double production capacity with new facility in China

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Getrag to supply electric drive unit for Volvo's battery-powered C30

During the Paris Motor Show, Volvo confirmed that the C30 battery electric concept was bound for production. The automaker's first wave of electric C30s

Remy and Enova team up to develop electric drive system

A couple weeks ago, Remy International chief executive officer John Weber offered up his one-sided opinion regarding the shift towards in-house production of vital hybrid and electric vehicle (EV) components. As a discouraged Weber previously remarked:

Detroit 2010: Magna International launches E-Car Systems

Magna International, the giant international parts supplier, will use this year's EcoXperience ride & drive track at the Detroit Auto Show as a backdrop to launch their new global unit, E-Car Systems. As one might deduce from its name, this new unit