Croatia’s Rimac buys Bugatti from Volkswagen?

Croatian company Rimac is in the process of finalizing a deal to acquire the Bugatti brand from Volkswagen, several media outlets reported, citing an unconfirmed report from the company itself. If this is true, Rimac will become the manufacturer of some of the most expensive cars on the planet, and in all likelihood Bugatti will […]

Tesla’s Autopilot Mode Eats Victims, This Time Hit a Police Car

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – The Tesla electric car on Saturday, August 29, 2020, crashed into a police patrol car in North Carolina, United States, while the driver was watching a movie on his cell phone and the car was running on “autopilot” mode. Police said the Tesla sedan was driven by Devainder Goli, a doctor, as […]

Present at IOOF 2020 Day Three, Nissan Leaks Electric Cars for the Indonesian Market

KOMPAS.com – The 2020 Indonesia Otomotif Online Festival (IOOF) enters its third day, Thursday (27/8/2020). As in the previous days, the online automotive festival presented a variety of exciting automotive events guided by Indonesian celebrities. On the third day, IOOF 2020 will present two top automotive brands, namely Nissan and Mitsubishi. Also read: IOOF 2020 […]

Specifications of Wuling Hongguang Mini EV, Tiny Electric Car Price IDR 61 Million

Jakarta – SAIC-GM-Wuling (SGMW) has a small electric car. His name is Wuling Hongguang Mini EV. Now, the small electric car, which is sold cheaply, is being invaded by consumers. This Hongguang Mini EV electric car is sold cheaply. This electric car is only priced at 28,800 yuan or the equivalent of Rp.61 million. This […]

Electric car, the thousand-kilometer battery arriving from China

ROMA – The news is one of those destined to disrupt the games of the world auto industry. The electric car with 1,000 km of autonomy is in the pipeline and will arrive before 2030. To make it possible will be the Chinese CATL (China Contemporary Amperex Technology), the world’s largest manufacturer of car batteries, […]

Hyundai, CSIRO and FMG Collaborate to Make Hydrogen Car

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Hyundai signed an initial cooperation contract with Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) and Fortescue Metal Group Ltd. (FMG) in an effort to produce electric cars using hydrogen fuel. Hyundai said they were collaborating in developing a technology to extract hydrogen from ammonia to fuel electric cars. Quoted Antara from Yonhap […]

Shock ahead on the battery market: will lithium iron phosphate become dominant?

The global battery market is approaching a reversal in the face of the most commonly used chemical recipes for stationary and network energy storage (ESS: energy storage system). According to Wood Mackenzie, in fact, lithium-iron-phosphate batteries (LFP: lithium-iron-phosphate), which so far have remained somewhat on the margins of sales, will conquer more than […] You […]

Motorcycle and Electric Car Loans Can Be Without Down Payment

JAKARTA, KOMPAS.com – Bank Indonesia (BI) again lowered the minimum down payment limit down payment (DP) environmentally friendly motorized vehicles as of October 1, 2020. With the aim of stimulating credit demand in the midst of a pandemic, all vehicles classified as environmentally friendly by the government will be free from zero down payments or […]