Lots of soot and high flashes: when an electric car catches fire

How dangerous is it if an electric car catches fire? In this context, experts are concerned about tunnel walls and underground garages. But firefighters also face major challenges. Swiss researchers have made spectacular experiments on this. What happens if an electric car burns in an underground car park or tunnel? The Swiss Materials Testing and […]

Can German automakers still catch up?

The rules of business upside down: Tesla has been driving the largest corporations in the automotive industry for years. What makes the young company so incredibly valuable? And what are the chances for the competition? Quarterly reports from an industrial company are generally not even a shrug of the shoulders to the general public. It’s […]

E-car manufacturer is bankrupt – insolvency proceedings are ongoing

Due to the corona crisis, the operation of the Aachen-based e-car manufacturer e.Go Mobile was shut down for weeks. The carmaker is therefore in a bankruptcy procedure on its own – the production is now suspended again. Photo series with 12 pictures The crisis-ridden Aachen electric car manufacturer e.Go Mobile is now in self-administration in […]

E-car manufacturer is bankrupt – insolvency proceedings are ongoing

Due to the corona crisis, the operation of the Aachen-based e-car manufacturer e.Go Mobile was shut down for weeks. The carmaker is therefore in a bankruptcy procedure on its own – the production is now suspended again. Photo series with 12 pictures The crisis-ridden Aachen electric car manufacturer e.Go Mobile is now in self-administration in […]

E-car manufacturer is bankrupt – insolvency proceedings are ongoing

Due to the corona crisis, the operation of the Aachen-based e-car manufacturer e.Go Mobile was shut down for weeks. The carmaker is therefore in a bankruptcy procedure on its own – the production is now suspended again. Photo series with 12 pictures The crisis-ridden Aachen electric car manufacturer e.Go Mobile is now in self-administration in […]

E-car manufacturer is bankrupt – insolvency proceedings are ongoing

Due to the corona crisis, the operation of the Aachen-based e-car manufacturer e.Go Mobile was shut down for weeks. The carmaker is therefore in a bankruptcy procedure on its own – the production is now suspended again. Photo series with 12 pictures The crisis-ridden Aachen electric car manufacturer e.Go Mobile is now in self-administration in […]

BMW opens factory for 500,000 electric drives in Dingolfing every year

In Dingolfing, Lower Bavaria, BMW boss Oliver Zipse opened the new battery and electric motor factory on Thursday (July 2, 2020) and announced: “As early as 2022, in Dingolfing alone, we will be producing electric drives for over half a million electrified vehicles per year can.” The number of employees has increased from 600 to […]

E-car maker e.Go Mobile is bankrupt: insolvency proceedings opened

Due to the corona crisis, the operation of the Aachen-based e-car manufacturer e.Go Mobile was shut down for weeks. The carmaker is therefore in a bankruptcy procedure on its own – the production is now suspended again. Photo series with 12 pictures The crisis-ridden Aachen electric car manufacturer e.Go Mobile is now in self-administration in […]

Chinese electric car manufacturer Byton stops production

Byton Design boss Benoit Jacob presented the M-Byte at CES in January. (Photo: AP) Shanghai The corona crisis is putting Chinese electronics manufacturer Byton under pressure. The company, which was founded three years ago with ambitious expansion plans, announced on Tuesday that production would be suspended from July 1 in order to reorganize itself. “The […]

Altmaier in “ntv early start”: battery job miracle is “foreseeable”

E-mobility makes it necessary: ​​Europe wants to build its own battery industry with power. The first German company will receive a million check for funding on Tuesday. And the Minister of Economy hopes for jobs in thanks. Peter Altmaier has been looking forward to this date for a long time. In the morning he travels […]