Alex Kreetzer

Car2go Makes Paris Its Fourth E-City

Daimler's Car2go carsharing brand has launched in Paris, the fourth city in the mobility company's European roll out. To start, Car2go will offer 400 fully-electric Smart EQ fortwo cars to anyone in the French capital. More cars will be added throughout the year.

“Paris offers ideal conditions for our free-floating carsharing principle,” said Olivier Reppert, CEO of Car2go. “I am really pleased that we can launch today with a fleet of fully electric smart fortwo and thus offer Parisians as well as visitors of the city a sustainable, flexible and convenient way to move around in the city. The smart cars are already one of the most popular vehicles in Paris – not only because they are manufactured in France, but also because they are the perfect cars for that city.”

Following Amsterdam, Stuttgart and Madrid, the latest roll out in Paris brings Car2go's electric fleet in Europe to 2,100. The French capital is... Read more

Ford To Build All-Electric F-Series Pickup

Ford has announced that it will launch an all-electric version of its highly-successful F-Series pickup truck, as it continues its plan to bring 16 EVs to the market by 2020. Before new SUV rivals such as Rivian appeared, the 2020…

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Microsoft To help Develop LG’s AI Software 

LG and Microsoft have entered into a memorandum of understanding to enhance and further grow LG’s autonomous vehicle and infotainment system business. Under the terms of the partnership, LG will accelerate the transformation of its existing digital platform for the…

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Former Audi Executive To Take Over LEVC

Former Audi executive Joerg Hofmann has been named as the London EV Company’s CEO effective from February 4th, as the company gears up for the next stage in its development and new product strategy. Following the successful launch of the…

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