Electric Vehicles

Lube Marketers Gear Up for E-fluids Era

Lube Marketers Gear Up for E-fluids Era

Electric Vehicles InSite - April 14, 2020

Fluid makers need to respond quickly to the changing face of personal mobility and drivetrains.

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The End of the Engine Oil Bottle?

Lubes'n'Greases - February 14, 2020

Its no secret that electric vehicles pose a growing threat to the lubes industry. Odds are lube packaging wont escape th ...

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Automotive

Lubes'n'Greases - January 21, 2020

Steve Swedberg disputes the notion that the internal combustion engine is on its way out.

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Consultant: Hybrids Will Need Group III+

Lube Report Americas - January 1, 2020

The trend toward electrified vehicles will mean an increase in demand for API Group III+ base stocks because they will b ...

Consultant: Hybrids Will Need Group III+

Consultant: Hybrids Will Need Group III+

Lube Report EMEA - December 24, 2019

The trend toward electrified vehicles will mean an increase in demand for Group III+ base stocks because they will be ne ...

Around the EV World

Around the EV World

Electric Vehicles InSite - December 3, 2019

The German city of Frankfurt played host to the biannual International Auto Show in September. The major German manufact ...

Sleeping BEV Giant Awakes in Frankfurt

Sleeping BEV Giant Awakes in Frankfurt

Electric Vehicles InSite - December 3, 2019

The German city of Frankfurt played host to the biannual International Auto Show in September. The major German manufact ...

Stimulating Mexico’s Domestic EV Industry

Stimulating Mexico’s Domestic EV Industry

Electric Vehicles InSite - December 3, 2019

Mexico leads the region in electrified vehicle sales and is upping the ante with a domestically produced vehicle.

Buy My Lithium Down, Sport

Buy My Lithium Down, Sport

Electric Vehicles InSite - December 3, 2019

Western Australia’s lithium miners are feeling the pinch from reduced demand, while in South America, supplies of the ...

Mixed Blessings for Tesla

Mixed Blessings for Tesla

Electric Vehicles InSite - December 3, 2019

The world-famous Tesla is an impressive piece of engineering and design. But its rise to the top of the market has been ...

The Netherlands Leads the Charge

The Netherlands Leads the Charge

Electric Vehicles InSite - December 3, 2019

The Dutch have taken to electric vehicles like ducks to water. The sector was propelled by generous tax breaks and a hig ...

Group Studies Electrification of Work Trucks

Group Studies Electrification of Work Trucks

Lube Report Americas - November 20, 2019

An American Trucking Association study group has undertaken efforts to understand the effects of electrification on spec ...

Asian EV Momentum Builds

Asian EV Momentum Builds

Electric Vehicles InSite - August 28, 2019

Will light-duty EVs take off in Asia outside of the main markets of China, Japan and South Korea? Governments in Asia ...

Petronas Enters the EV Fluid Race

Petronas Enters the EV Fluid Race

Electric Vehicles InSite - August 28, 2019

Petronas Lubricants International’s Chief Technology Officer Eric Holthusen talks to Lubes’n’Greases about the lau ...

A New Wave of ATFs

A New Wave of ATFs

Electric Vehicles InSite - August 28, 2019

Fluid makers can no longer use existing automatic transmission fluid formulations in hybrids. But new products are being ...

Nickel Market Bullish as EV Production Rises

Nickel Market Bullish as EV Production Rises

Electric Vehicles InSite - August 28, 2019

The steel and battery industries are contributing to surging prices of this strategic commodity.

Toyota to Charge into EV Segment

Toyota to Charge into EV Segment

Electric Vehicles InSite - August 28, 2019

The Japanese car giant has big plans for EV and battery production.

China’s Year of the Electric Vehicle

China’s Year of the Electric Vehicle

Electric Vehicles InSite - August 28, 2019

Chinese domestically produced BEVs are still selling well amidst falling conventional engine sales and cheaper alternati ...