A boost in electric vehicle manufacturing has occured due to advances in batteries and energy management. But the cars are still far too expensive to become a major hit.
Incentives by governments in some nations are meant to facilitate the development and use of electric cars. This page collates recent DW content on the topic.
It's a moment car enthusiasts have waited months for: The Beijing motor show is finally taking place after nearly a six-month delay due to the pandemic. It's the first major auto gala since the outbreak and comes just months after a record drop in car sales. For the manufacturers, the event offers an opportunity to showcase their latest innovations as they strive to gain market shares in China.