The BMW iX will be launched with a choice of two model variants. Both are equipped with an electric all-wheel-drive system, with combined output of 385 kW/523 hp in the BMW iX xDrive50 and 240 kW/326 hp in the BMW iX xDrive40. The drive technology’s efficiency paired to the very latest battery cell technology results in WLTP-calculated ranges of up to 630 kilometres (391 miles) in the BMW iX xDrive50 and up to 425 kilometres (264 miles) in the BMW iX xDrive40. Also set to join the model line-up at a later date is the BMW iX M60 with a maximum output in excess of 440 kW/600 hp that promises an exceptionally sporty all-electric driving experience.
Sustainable production - clean electricity for the Volvo plant in Chengdu
"With immediate effect, Volvo's automobile plant in Chengdu, China, will be powered by 100 percent renewable energy. This will reduce the CO2 emissions of the Swedish premium manufacturer's largest Chinese plant by more than 11,000 tons per year. At the same time, the share of renewable energies in the global production network of the Swedish manufacturer increases to 80 percent. The now completely renewable energy mix at the Volvo plant in Chengdu is the result of a new supply agreement. Volvo is thus taking another concrete step on the way to becoming a complete one Climate-neutral production. This goal is to be achieved by 2025 and is part of a more comprehensive sustainability plan with which CO2 emissions per vehicle are to be reduced by 40 percent by 2025 compared to 2018. By 2040, Volvo wants to be completely climate-neutral in all areas new energy contract is available ch in line with China's overall goals to reduce industrial carbon emissions and reduce the carbon footprint in energy production. "
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Hyundai Motor Unveils Design of All-Electric IONIQ 6, Electrified Streamliner with Mindful Interior Design
Hyundai Motor Company today revealed the streamlined and timeless design of the highly anticipated IONIQ 6, the second model in its IONIQ dedicated all-electric-vehicle lineup brand. IONIQ 6, which Hyundai describes as an Electrified Streamliner, is aerodynamically sculpted and makes innovative use of sustainable materials to reflect today’s EV customers’ values. Inspired by Hyundai’s Prophecy EV Concept, IONIQ 6 is characterized by clean, simple lines and a pure aerodynamic form that Hyundai designers describe as Emotional Efficiency. IONIQ 6’s electrified streamliner typology and mindful cocoon-like interior embody a silhouette for the new era of electric mobility, while the overall design theme of Ethical Uniqueness reflects Hyundai’s customer-centric commitment to energy efficiency and environmental responsibility.