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Maverick Pickup Launches With Ford’s First In-House Motor

Ford takes the next step toward electrification by building its electric motors in-house. The automaker says its Van Dyke Electric Powertrain Center will produce an electric motor every 75 seconds starting this summer.

Propulsion Electrification

Toyota: We’re Not Anti-BEV, But…

The world’s No.1 automaker by volume lays out why it thinks BEVs aren’t ready for primetime just yet.

Electrification Charging

Jaguar Land Rover’s ICE-BEV Balancing Act

Jaguar Land Rover is mapping an aggressive path to electrification, but while Jaguar goes 100% electric by mid-decade, the automaker acknowledges internal-combustion engines will be part of Land Rover’s powertrain arsenal for years to come.

Propulsion Electrification

Achates-Ricardo Partnership Aims for Production Application of Opposed-Piston Engine

Can Achates’ opposed-piston engine design finally make the grade? Engineering firm Ricardo thinks so and is working with Achates Power to bring the engine into production by mid-decade.


Prius Rally Car Shows Off Surprising Capability of Production Hybrid Powertrain

In their spare time, a cadre of Toyota engineers modifies an AWD Prius into a rally car, taking the hybrid and its quietly efficient high-mileage powertrain to a completely unexpected level of capability. 

Propulsion Electrification

Six Minute Webinar Episode 13: Fuel Economy Index

A summary of the Wards Intelligence Fuel-Economy Index analyzes growth in electric-vehicle demand across key segments, with the most significant gains in the CUV category.

Market Analysis Electrified Vehicles

Record High Fuel Economy in March

Gasoline prices soared, and demand for electric vehicles rose.

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E-Machines: Powering the Automotive Future

An examination of cutting-edge motor-generator technology and how suppliers are working to meet the growing demands of the global electric-vehicle market.

Propulsion Electrified Vehicles

Power Shift: 48V Takes Hold

A look at the 48V movement to meet global emissions standards and satisfy growing vehicle electrical-system demands.

Electrification Propulsion

China's New Energy Vehicle Future

How automakers, suppliers and policymakers are drawing the roadmap for battery-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles in the world’s biggest market.

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