Caterham’s new Japanese owners have ‘appetite’ for electric Seven

BRITISH sports car maker Caterham has said that there is “appetite” among its new shareholders to make an electric version of the much-loved Seven roadster.

The company announced today that it has been taken over by VT Holdings, a Japanese Automotive firm that has been an importer of the Caterham Seven for almost a decade. The company also brings models from other British brands including Lotus, Royal Enfield and Norton into Japan.

VT sells 120 Sevens in the country per year, making it the car maker’s biggest market outside of the UK.

In a statement, VT Holdings’ chief executive Kazuho

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European Manufacturers Race on Electric Vehicle Batteries

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With Europe expected to lead the world in electric-car sales for a second straight year, an epic rush to build a battery-supply chain from scratch is playing out across the continent.

After years of ceding the EV battery business to foreign companies, Europe wants in. Prospective manufacturers are popping up in the Nordic region, Germany, France, the U.K. and Poland in a transcontinental competition to chip away at the dominance of China’s Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Ltd. and South Korea’s LG Energy Solution.

Fueled by state support of

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The Future is Electric: Why EV Stocks Could Continue To Soar In 2021

While the EV boom has been growing for years, 2021 could be the year electric starts to take over everything.

And it could happen much sooner than most people realize, as some of the biggest names are already hopping on board.

Amazon has already started making deliveries with electric vans in Los Angeles, as they’ve agreed to purchase 100,000 vans from EV startup, Rivian.

The United States Postal Service just signed a 10-year, multi-billion dollar contract with Oshkosh Defense to produce thousands of electric mail trucks.

And United Airlines just placed an incredible $1 billion order with EV manufacturer,

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Nio (NIO) Vs Xpeng (XPEV): Which Is A Better Electric Vehicle Stock To Buy?

How Do These 2 Top EV Stocks Stack Up Against Each Other?

Electric Vehicle (EV) stocks were some of the hottest investment trends in the stock market in 2020. Everyone wanted a piece of the red-hot EV industry. From traditional automakers to new EV start-ups, all are scrambling in a race to capture more market shares as the industry heats up. We saw today that Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) reported its first-quarter deliveries of 184,800 vehicles, beating analysts’ expectations.

It is no secret that the world is heading towards EVs as the world moves forward toward a more sustainable

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SEAT S.A. will launch an urban electric car in 2025

SEAT S.A. President Wayne Griffiths. (Picture: Ferran Nadeu)

SEAT S.A. has announced that it will launch an urban electric vehicle on the market in 2025. With this car, the company will enter a segment of around €25,000**, essential to make electromobility accessible to the masses and hit the Green Deal targets. The production plant where this vehicle will be manufactured will be announced in the coming months.

At the 2021 Annual Press Conference, the Spanish company presented an ambitious plan, called Future Fast Forward, to lead the electrification of the automotive industry in Spain. The key driver of this plan

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Push for more access to electric vehicles revs up again in CT

It could soon become easier to get an electric vehicle in Connecticut.

A bill recently advanced out of the transportation committee that will allow manufacturers to sell electric vehicles directly to consumers — something only automobile dealer to ships can now do. It would amend state statutes to allow electric vehicle manufacturers with sustainable business models and electric-only production to be granted new or used car dealer’s licenses. It’s now before the legislative commissioner’s office.

Proponents of the bill say this increases competition and will help reach environmental goals by letting Connecticut drivers buy these vehicles without having to cross

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