Electric Vehicles: KTM Launches New Electric Enduro Bike, But CEO Stefan Pierer Says Electric Street Bikes Are Not A Viable Business

Electric Vehicles: KTM Launches New Electric Enduro Bike, But CEO Stefan Pierer Says Electric Street Bikes Are Not A Viable Business

KTM Introduced the new electric FREERIDE E-XC today in Austria. Photo courtesy of KTM. Editor’s Note: Speaking during a live-stream Q&A session, KTM CEO Stefan Pierer said current battery technology will not support a business case for road-going electric motorcycles. Pierer also said the Austrian company has no plans to compete in DORNA’s new racing […]

Another Big Automaker Takes Aim at Tesla's Model 3

Another Big Automaker Takes Aim at Tesla’s Model 3

Swedish automaker Volvo Cars officially launched its new high-performance Polestar brand on Tuesday — and its announcement made clear that the new brand is aimed directly at Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA). Yes, the first Polestar product will require gasoline (it’s a high-performance luxury hybrid). But all future Polestars will be pure battery-electric vehicles, and the brand’s […]