VW’s Electrify America starts selling its first home EV charger

Electrify America isn't focused solely on public charging stations. The VW outfit is now offering its first home unit, the simply titled Electric Vehicle Home Charger, on Amazon. The $499 box provides Level 2 charging at up to 7.6kW for "all" EVs s...

Harley-Davidson offers free charging for its electric motorcycle

Harley-Davidson's first electric motorcycle will soon hit the roads, and while the LiveWire will have a longer range than first expected, at 140 miles of city driving on a single charge, you'll still need to hook it up to a charger once in a while. T...

2019 Audi e-tron range revealed for US: What you need to know

Audi has confirmed estimated range and availability for the 2019 Audi e-tron, its fully-electric SUV, and it’s likely to lead to arguments among EV fans. Announced last year, the 2019 e-tron is arguably the automaker’s most serious play in the electric space to-date, certainly in the US, taking on not only Tesla but Jaguar and others in the process. Slotting … Continue reading

VW’s Electrify America is now a huge Tesla customer

Electrify America will install Tesla Powerpack batteries across more than 100 of its electric vehicle charging stations in the US, the VW-owned startup announced today. The ambitious charger network includes DC fast charging stations that can deliver up to 350 kW of power to a compatible EV, but that can present serious issues depending on the nature of the grid … Continue reading

Porsche Taycan gets 3 years free charging – and it’s super-fast

Porsche Taycan buyers will get three years of free charging with their new sports EV sedan, as the German automaker ramps up to take on Tesla. While Porsche may not have a self-branded Supercharger-style network of its own to offer Taycan drivers, it does have access to Electrify America, and it’s making full use of that. Electrify America is, after … Continue reading