Category Archives: Electric Vehicles

Greenwashing Hits The Automotive Industry: Vegan Leather Determined To Be Insufficiently Woke

Greenwashing Hits The Automotive Industry Vegan Leather Determined To Be Insufficiently Woke

In today’s world, where sustainability and ethical choices are increasingly valued, “vegan leather” has become a buzzword, particularly in car interiors. While it sounds like a win-win for animal welfare and the environment, a closer look reveals a surprising story. Here’s the full story. The Terminological Problem The term “vegan leather” itself sparks curiosity, merging…

“Even Car Thieves Don’t Want EVs” – Study Finds Non-Electric Cars are More Prone to Theft than EVs

Study Finds Non Electric Cars are More Prone to Theft than EVs

In the first half of 2023, North America witnessed a disconcerting surge in vehicle thefts, marking a 2% increase compared to the previous year. As the data paints a worrisome picture for the latter half of the year and into 2024, an unexpected revelation stands out amid the rising tide of criminal activity: electric vehicles…

Trump Calls Biden’s EV Push a ‘Green New Scam’ – Auto Workers Union Admits to Voting for Trump in November

Trump Calls Biden's EV Push a 'Green New Scam' Auto Workers Union Admits to Voting for Trump in November

In a recent report, Fox Business’ Hillary Vaughn shared that the Biden administration appeared to be tapping the brakes on its aggressive push for electric vehicles ahead of the 2024 election. Here’s the full story. Biden’s Revised Plan for EV Adoption Vaughn shared that the Biden administration’s initial plan aimed at making 67% of new…

Elon Musk’s Mother Confirms Tesla Offers No Friends or Family Discount. She Even Showed The Receipt.

Elon Musk's Mother Confirms Tesla Offers No Friends or Family Discount. She Even Showed The Receipt.

In a recent report on The Electric Viking channel, Sam delved into the surprising revelation made by Elon Musk’s mother regarding the Tesla CEO’s car purchases. Contrary to popular belief, Musk apparently pays the full price for his Tesla vehicles, dispelling the assumption that he, as the head of the company, would enjoy complimentary or…

Tesla Cyber Truck Owners Are Fuming Over Them Starting To Rust

Tesla Cyber Truck Owners Are Fuming Over Them Starting To Rust

Tesla’s highly anticipated Cybertruck is facing complaints from owners who are witnessing signs of rust on their stainless steel vehicles. Despite being on the road for just a few months, buyers have taken to social media to share their dismay over orange rust spots on the exterior of their pricey electric vehicles, ranging from $57,390…

Climate Crisis Compromise: Biden Slows Electric Car Mandate Under Union Pressure

Climate Crisis Compromise Biden Slows Electric Car Mandate Under Union Pressure

In a surprising turn of events, the Biden administration has announced a significant slowdown in its push towards electric vehicles (EVs), a move that has drawn criticism from environmental advocates and raised questions about the administration’s commitment to combating climate change. Industry Influence and Political Maneuvering The decision to relax elements of the plan, aimed…

“An EV Toyota truck would be great” – Toyota Engineers Secretly Purchased a Tesla Cybertruck and Ford F-150 Lightning. Are They Planning to Build an EV Pickup Truck?

Toyota Engineers Secretly Purchased a Tesla Cybertruck and Ford F 150 Lightning. Are They Planning to Build an EV Pickup Truck

Despite publicly claiming that there are no plans for an electric pickup truck in their lineup, Toyota’s recent behind-the-scenes actions tell a different story. In a video on “The Electric Viking” channel by Sam Evans, it was revealed that Toyota engineers have bought a Tesla Cybertruck and a Ford F-150 Lightning for testing and evaluation….

Uber Drivers Now Considering Switching Out EV for Gas As Batteries Lose Charge in Cold Weather

Uber Drivers Now Considering Switching Out EV for Gas As Batteries Lose Charge in Cold Weather

In a recent report, NBC’s Adrienne Broaddus explored the challenges faced by EV owners as sub-zero temperatures have gripped the nation. The frustrations faced by EV owners have taken center stage, with major automakers like Ford scaling back electric vehicle production. Here’s the full story. Slowdown in the Electric Vehicle Revolution Broaddus shared that last…

“Good Luck EV Owners” – Consumer Reports 80% More Problems in EVs than Gas Cars

Good Luck EV Owners Consumer Reports 80% More Problems in EVs than Gas Cars

In a surprising revelation, electric vehicle owners were expressing dissatisfaction with their current EV’s, with some considering a return to traditional gas-powered cars. The sentiments were unveiled in a recent report from the Chase Car channel. Here’s what it said. EV Owners Are Switching The video opened with saying, “S&P Global showed that nearly half…

“Maybe it’s the idiots that drive them” – Why EVs are Crashing More Than Gas Cars

Maybe it's the idiots that drive them Why EVs are Crashing More Than Gas Cars

In a recent video by the Chase Car channel, a troubling trend was brought to light, suggesting that electric vehicles are involved in more accidents compared to traditional gas-powered cars. The video delved into the reasons behind this surge in accidents, leaving many EV owners frustrated and questioning the future of electric mobility. Here’s what…

“That’s Why EV Stands for Explosive Vehicle” – Ford and GM’s Smoking EVs Force Production Pauses and Recalls

That's Why EV Stands for Explosive Vehicle Ford and GM's Smoking EVs Force Production Pauses and Recalls

Recently, electric vehicle fires have been making headlines, causing significant concern among consumers and manufacturers alike. A video from the Chase Car channel shared insights on the alarming incidents that have left Ford and GM CEOs grappling with safety concerns and potential reputational damage. Here’s the full story. Reports of EVs Catching Fire Contrary to…

“Nah I’m good with gas” – EV Companies Seek Solutions to Winter Spell Challenges as EV Owners Continue to Struggle with Frozen Vehicles

Nah I'm good with gas EV Companies Seek Solutions to Winter Spell Challenges as EV Owners Continue to Struggle with Frozen Vehicles

Recently, the BBC News delved into the complexities that arise when the temperature drops, shedding light on how extreme cold adversely affects crucial aspects of the EV experience. Here’s the full story. The Reason Behind the Issue The video began by sharing that at the heart of the issue lies the lifeblood of electric vehicles…

Biden Administration’s Bold Move to Block Chinese EVs Could Set The Stage for Global Economic Showdown

Biden Administrations Bold Move to Block Chinese EVs Could Set The Stage for Global Economic Showdown

The Biden administration is contemplating imposing restrictions on imports of Chinese electric vehicles (EVs) and related components, irrespective of where they are assembled, as part of a broader effort to address mounting U.S. apprehensions regarding data security.  These proposed measures would extend beyond tariffs, aiming to curb the influx of Chinese “smart cars” into American…

EV Black Market? Tesla Cybertrucks Are Illegally Being Resold For $275,000

EV Black Market Tesla Cybertrucks Are Illegally Being Resold For $275,000

Tesla Cybertruck has created an unparalleled buzz, and interestingly enough, 25% of buyers opt for the substantial battery upgrade, demonstrating the demand for enhanced range. This battery, costing $16,000, significantly increases the truck’s range to nearly 500 miles, indicating a strong consumer preference for performance and sustainability. Reselling Frenzy: A Lucrative Opportunity Despite Tesla’s restrictions…

Tesla Is About To Fire ‘Non-Critical Employees’ After Doubling Workforce To Lower the Cost Barrier For Consumers

Tesla Is About To Fire 'Non Critical Employees' After Doubling Workforce

In just three years, Tesla’s global workforce has more than doubled, reaching over 140,000 employees. This expansion reflects the company’s rapid growth and its strategic investments in key markets around the world, including the United States, Germany, China, and Mexico. Tesla’s diverse and talented team is pivotal to its continued innovation and success in the…

EV’s Mustang Mach-E And F-150 Lightning Sales Plummet By 50% After Ford Cuts Production And Fires Employees

EV's Mustang Mach E And F 150 Lightning Sales Plummet By 50% After Ford Cuts Production And Fires Employees

Sam from The Electric Viking recently raised concerns about Ford’s electric vehicle sales plummeting by 50% in January. Sam delved into the reasons behind this drastic drop and questioned Ford’s strategy in the rapidly evolving electric car market. Here’s the full story. The Decrease in Cost Sam began by sharing that Ford is missing a…

13 Disappointing Reasons Why Electric Cars Aren’t Winning Everyone Over Yet

Disappointing Reasons Why Electric Cars Aren’t Winning Everyone Over Yet (1)

Despite the growing popularity of electric vehicles (EVs), they haven’t captured the hearts of all drivers yet. We break down the 13 disappointing reasons behind the slow adoption rate, from the high upfront costs and concerns over battery life to the inadequate charging infrastructure and the environmental impact of battery production. As we explore these…