This year will be huge for electric cars. Here’s why.

16 feb. 2021
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2021 is shaping up to be a blockbuster year for electric cars. Nearly three dozen EVs from 20 automotive manufacturers are expected to go on sale this year. We zero in on seven of those EVs to talk about what they mean for the future of electric mobility.
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0:00 Intro
0:37 Tesla Cybertruck
1:43 GMC Hummer EV
2:58 Rivian R1T and R1S
4:06 Rivian Amazon Delivery Truck
4:20 Volkswagen ID.4
6:22 Ford Mustang Mach-E
7:10 Nissan Ariya
9:04 Lucid Air
10:14 EV Startups
10:48 Tesla Model S and X Interior Updates
11:07 Conclusion
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  • Have you considered investing in an EV? Do the vehicles showcased here have features that appeal to you? If not, what should manufacturers do to earn your purchase?

    The VergeThe VergeAcum 13 Zile
    • yes, we switched from a lifetime of gas cars to a model 3 last year, we are never going back

      OhiostateKar291OhiostateKar291Acum o Zi
    • Drives a BMW i3, Hyundai Ionic 5 could be a good follow up, in my dreams I drive a Rivian across the World...

      MrSkippyMrSkippyAcum 4 Zile
    • I've had a 2017 Chevy Bolt for about 18 months. I love it although now I'm work from home and don't commute. Still, when I was it was $15 a month for fuel and the first scheduled maintenance is at 150K miles, so much cheaper than the ever increasing repair costs of an ICE. I like all EV owners, never going back to ICE. We do have a Forester for our road trip exploring since it can go anywhere compared to a low to the ground hatchback.

      David McCarthyDavid McCarthyAcum 4 Zile
    • @Mick Krever what?

      David MooreDavid MooreAcum 7 Zile
    • *We don't suppose to talk about the big bad Nio and XPeng hahahaha 🤣* *- The Verge*

      Mick KreverMick KreverAcum 7 Zile
  • Definitely review the Polestar 2

    Samuel MayfieldSamuel MayfieldAcum 9 ore
  • It seems like lots of automakers are betting that relatively affluent people (or families) will buy mid-size SUVs instead of sedans or sports cars. I'm curious if there will be a wave of relatively cheap sedan (like the Honda Accord or Toyota Corolla) EVs in the coming years if these are successful.

    davidwave4davidwave4Acum 11 ore
  • The number one that IMO that these companies need to make sure is solved is charging. I should be able to charge at any companies station, just like you do with gas, and just like you do with charging your other electronics. (i.e. USB C but for cars)

    Brien GerberBrien GerberAcum 15 ore
  • Companies need to start working on affordable and basic EV's for the next decades new drivers; or come up with rental/subscribtion contracts similar to how we rent/subscribe to our phones.

    Matty soppMatty soppAcum 16 ore
  • Where does the electricity to charge these cars come from? Can the power grid supply enough to charge more cars? What happens to the batteries when they go bad, where do they go? The world is not advanced enough for electric vehicles (yet).

    seeburgm100aseeburgm100aAcum 16 ore
  • Taycan Wagon!!!

    Phil BurtscherPhil BurtscherAcum 16 ore
  • EU emotion rules also played a big part in the existence of the ID4

    Bennett ChabalalaBennett ChabalalaAcum 17 ore
  • All cars look the same. I am not a fan of Cyberturck but at least ITS SOMETHING NEW

    Michael JFMichael JFAcum 17 ore
  • You are making a big mistake by neglecting Dacia Spring.

    A AA AAcum 18 ore
  • Just pulled the trigger on a Tesla model 3 in January. If you haven't test driven a tesla, it's hard to understand just how good it is compared to legacy gas vehicles.

    Thomas NimmoThomas NimmoAcum 19 ore
  • India's TATA Nexon EV is a worthy car. You could have mentioned it.

    Gowtham UdhayGowtham UdhayAcum o Zi
  • Yes make more ev videos

    Harsh NisharHarsh NisharAcum o Zi
  • That Tesla Cybertruck is very reminiscent of the De Lorean.

    kokowasarunokunidesukokowasarunokunidesuAcum 2 Zile
  • I like what Lucid has to offer in the coming years. Can’t wait for the Air to hit the streets this year $CCIV

    Ben BurtBen BurtAcum 2 Zile
  • We gotta stop with gigantic cars in the US

    KATKATAcum 2 Zile
  • Could you do a video on EV drive trains and the possible future of them. The Aptera is using hub motors which are way simpler as they have no drive shafts or gears. Just a powered hub. I love the simplicity of the idea but I'm not able to find much basic information on their real world performance. I'm not sure why they are not more common as they seem like a slam dunk to me- I'm maybe missing something? Or perhaps they are too new on the scene for large vehicles and there isn't much info yet? I'm new to the subject of EV's and I appreciate your video on them.

    Kirk JohnsonKirk JohnsonAcum 3 Zile
  • I'm dissapointed that you didn't mention the Aptera. Perhaps you didn't include it as it is not yet in production but is expected to roll the first ones out later this year. Maybe you could do a whole video on the Aptera? I think they are extremely interesting and rather unique in the EV world. For sure anyone interested in EV's would be interested in them I think.

    Kirk JohnsonKirk JohnsonAcum 3 Zile
  • Sorry buddy, thumbs down 2 min into. Pathetic.

    Drosophila MelanogasterDrosophila MelanogasterAcum 3 Zile
  • Why are Americans so obsessed with SUV's? There are tons of other EV types around.

    Berend KluijfhoutBerend KluijfhoutAcum 3 Zile
    • We drive a lot, and it's a very big country. So accounting for space needed to drive across the country is a pretty common thought that folks have.

      Brien GerberBrien GerberAcum 15 ore
  • Great video. Now can we have one for the rest of the world?

    Brett GoodhewBrett GoodhewAcum 3 Zile
  • Hummer EV is overdesign truck another mistake for they are eating dust aginst Tesla..

    Philip LeonardoPhilip LeonardoAcum 4 Zile
  • please please PLEASE make a video on the aptera concept

    AntivirusAntivirusAcum 4 Zile
  • Cybertruck has over 1.2 million preorders

    jelybrdjelybrdAcum 4 Zile
  • I think the topic is misleading. Every year will be huge for electric cars, not just 2021. 2022, 2023, ... and so on. The electric car era just kicked off and there is no going back. Maybe billions of barrels of oil will stay underground forever.

    Katz MatzKatz MatzAcum 4 Zile
  • Dacia Spring EV , ID 4 , Tesla Model Y will be flagship cars of 2021.

  • Hey Lucid! Selling "air" to the public sounds like a corrupt business practice...

    Glyne MartinGlyne MartinAcum 5 Zile
  • what kind of name is Xpeng? LOL

    Engorgio ArmaniEngorgio ArmaniAcum 5 Zile
  • half a million 100 $ deposits?

    Galo AguirreGalo AguirreAcum 5 Zile
  • Why? What's the answer

    Top HatTop HatAcum 5 Zile
  • I would add Hyundai IONIQ 5 to the list. Hyundai has been making highly efficent EVs for a while and it's newly announced Ioniq 5 looks very promising with great specs, modern design... and it is set for sale this year.

    Petr VojtěchPetr VojtěchAcum 6 Zile
  • I'm still a few years out until I buy a new car but this has me very excited for the future of EVs.

    Dustin DangliDustin DangliAcum 6 Zile
  • Wtf is this channel?

    Obtuse AcuteObtuse AcuteAcum 6 Zile
  • If you’re doing EV cars do about the e tron GT

    george ibrahimgeorge ibrahimAcum 7 Zile
  • Finally EV's are becoming a thing now...I hope this will help reduce pollution

    Aavash RumbaAavash RumbaAcum 7 Zile
    • its called planting more trees

      Angry Skeleton Corn ManAngry Skeleton Corn ManAcum 6 Zile
  • Doesn't that China has the biggest EV market? Nio, BYD, XPeng...

    Barry NeildBarry NeildAcum 7 Zile
    • Most of China’s sales are cheap city cars that wouldn’t pass inspection here. Hopefully new Nio and Byton cars change that to give Tesla competition. But Tesla is the most profitable in China also.

      David CDavid CAcum 2 Zile

      ArizVernArizVernAcum 4 Zile
  • *"I swear: XPeng does not exist 🛑"* *- The Verge*

    Mick KreverMick KreverAcum 7 Zile
  • *"I swear if we don't talk about: XPeng does not exist 🛑"* * - The Verge*

    Mick KreverMick KreverAcum 7 Zile
  • *We don't suppose to talk about the big bad Nio and XPeng hahahaha 🤣* *- The Verge*

    Mick KreverMick KreverAcum 7 Zile
  • Lucid and rivian has a lot of hype but still no product..i hope they get in the market fast.

    Rakib ShahariaRakib ShahariaAcum 7 Zile
  • Yall didn't say a single thing about EV motorcycles.

    Garic TrubonGaric TrubonAcum 7 Zile
  • Please make a video about Nio (or battery swapping strategy)🙏

    C.W. LinC.W. LinAcum 8 Zile
  • Yes, more electric car videos!

    Tommy LuuTommy LuuAcum 8 Zile
  • It's ridiculous the amount of ads on this video. More ads or more cars

    SanziL MadyeSanziL MadyeAcum 8 Zile
  • Please, do a video on Nio!

    John RowellJohn RowellAcum 8 Zile
  • please do more electric car videos, I want to learn more about them as when I am at the right age to buy cars, I want them to be all electric. I'd want to be as informed as possible and these videos help a lot! :D

    TheSmartOjusTheSmartOjusAcum 8 Zile
  • Overpriced cars, poor charging infrastructure and in some cases, poorly maintained charging points.... Nope, not for me thank you

    SteveSteveAcum 8 Zile
  • Electric cars are still... cars. It's not sustainable transportation. Start riding your f****** bicycles right now.

    BicicleteirosBicicleteirosAcum 8 Zile
  • That's Tesla truck is sooo desperate to be conceptually innovative that it's f*cking hideous!!! 🤮 That EV hummer though! I just came 🤤

    👨🏻‍💻👨🏻‍💻Acum 8 Zile
  • a video about NIO would be cool!

    Sam AnthonySam AnthonyAcum 9 Zile
  • Not my president...

    Beastbee 011Beastbee 011Acum 9 Zile
  • LOL! We’ve heard this year will be huge for electric cars for at least a decade now. Nope. Still not going to happen.

    TheImtoomuchTheImtoomuchAcum 9 Zile
  • For a sec I thought that first guy was Nathaniel Drew.

    Luis TorresLuis TorresAcum 9 Zile
  • Please make a video about china’s foray into EVs

    BrocaprioBrocaprioAcum 9 Zile
  • The crooked kite unquestionably wave because stem dentsply list for a pathetic brandy. harmonious, premium hell

    Ashley GironAshley GironAcum 9 Zile
  • It’s not Dieter, im out!

    Blanc GamingBlanc GamingAcum 9 Zile

    Rexhep NikqiRexhep NikqiAcum 9 Zile

    Rexhep NikqiRexhep NikqiAcum 9 Zile
  • Talk Nio and other foreign EV startups!

    Charley SunCharley SunAcum 9 Zile
    • @Mick Krever wut

      Some guySome guyAcum 9 ore
    • *"I swear: XPeng or the biggest EV market by far does not exist 🛑🤐 Zip"* *- The Verge*

      Mick KreverMick KreverAcum 7 Zile
  • Ev charging stations are the new money makers. They are needed anywhere and everywhere you park and they can be franchised.

    CRT MojoCRT MojoAcum 9 Zile
  • nice job guys! Thanks

    SequoiaElisabethSequoiaElisabethAcum 9 Zile

    GLRGLRAcum 9 Zile
  • It's amusing how most of these cars from legacy manufacturers have faux grills. It reminds me of how the early motor cars looked like buggys from the horse and buggy days.

    phoareyphoareyAcum 9 Zile
  • Who is craving for SUVs? Really? Bulky heavy useless car...

    Arnaud BruckertArnaud BruckertAcum 10 Zile
  • Yes another video on EVs

    Daniel BassDaniel BassAcum 10 Zile

    Christoph ResmerowskiChristoph ResmerowskiAcum 10 Zile

    Christoph ResmerowskiChristoph ResmerowskiAcum 10 Zile
  • All those cars probably have better computers than yours

    The Derp PicklesThe Derp PicklesAcum 10 Zile
    • For tesla and lucid definitely, the others, not so much.

      Miguel lopezMiguel lopezAcum 10 Zile
  • YES, make more EV videos 👌🔋

    guiseppehammerguiseppehammerAcum 10 Zile
  • More electric vehicles mean more federal taxes to make up the tax loss of gas tax.

    Mike VensonMike VensonAcum 10 Zile
    • They could pay for it with the subsidies they use for oil.

      Miguel lopezMiguel lopezAcum 10 Zile
  • Isnt torque normally measured in NM ? Never heard of pound feet

    DanielDanielAcum 11 Zile
    • I hear it more then NM for description of torque for a car, it's the American way of describing it.

      Miguel lopezMiguel lopezAcum 10 Zile
  • You guys missed Hyundai Ioniq 5 which will be big player in this market.

    Robin SinRobin SinAcum 11 Zile
  • Tesla is the daddy for the rest of electric vehicles 🔥🔥🔥😂🤣🤣😂

    Hitler helped NetajiHitler helped NetajiAcum 11 Zile
  • The Rivian doesn't look "masculine" enough for the type of people that normally like to drive pickups.

    CascadeCascadeAcum 11 Zile
  • 11,500 lb feet of torque??? Or 1,150 lol

    AlejoAlejoAcum 11 Zile
  • The absence of sedans in the US market is really appalling to me. The auto industry has pushed SUVs too far, and this doesn't bode well for city life at all.

    Mike HicksMike HicksAcum 11 Zile
  • The electric car sounds good but they we will have dependence on electric. If we start driving millions on electric cars the electric grid system will have to be upgraded in parts of the country. Look at the parts of the country that are still without power now because of the storms. I understand electric is an alternative fuel source but it will probably cost billions to upgrade the existing electric grids which have not been upgraded for years and well as more underground power lines. What good is an electric car when there is a weak electric grid and we could be out of power for multiple days? You are stranded.

    RonRonAcum 11 Zile
    • It would require a 30% expansion for 250 million EVs, if these EVs had VTG you wouldn't have to worry as much as each car would be capable of back flowing into the grid and powering your home for a duration, tesla uses a proof of concept mega battery in Australia to prevent blackouts and brown outs all with huge savings, politicians in the US have gotten real good at making excuses not to upgrade our infrastructure such as, "it's too expensive" or "it cost too much" and my favorite "we dont have money for this!" When the wealthiest nation on earth fails to mend itself it will quickly become the second richest nation on earth, and you know who will take 1st? China, their electrical infastructure has rapidly expanded for a country with significantly less funding then our government. Power in Texas went out because people where using too much gas and there wasn't enough for the GAS powered plants, so it's not just gas infastructure, the Texas government management of its power failed and they blamed it on wind power.

      Miguel lopezMiguel lopezAcum 10 Zile
  • The electric car sounds good but they we will have dependence on electric. If we start driving millions on electric cars the electric grid system will have to be upgraded in parts of the country. Look at the parts of the country that are still without power now because of the storms. I understand electric is an alternative fuel source but it will probably cost billions to upgrade the existing electric grids which have not been upgraded for years and well as more underground power lines.

    RonRonAcum 11 Zile
  • Talk about Nio and Xpeng

    Javier PorrataJavier PorrataAcum 11 Zile
  • Disappointed in verge

    Ostapenko DmitryOstapenko DmitryAcum 11 Zile
  • Ahahahah, mustang? Really?

    Ostapenko DmitryOstapenko DmitryAcum 11 Zile
  • Don't know about figures but I am noticing a lot more Tesla's in my hometown of Bundaberg QLD AUS since model 3 has come out.

    Sparkie KostenSparkie KostenAcum 11 Zile
  • I definitely wanna know about nio and other emerging EV companies in China. How and If they are advanced in tech vs USA EV market.

    Harshraj ChauhanHarshraj ChauhanAcum 11 Zile
    • They aren't more advanced, they are just cheaper to make so and they copy designs payed for by other companies, these companies can eventually outcompete US ones by doing it, this is a strategy they had for over 20 years and it's working for them.

      Miguel lopezMiguel lopezAcum 10 Zile
  • I would love to see more videos about the electric car industry in China.

    Cole AgarCole AgarAcum 11 Zile
    • *"I swear: XPeng does not exist 🛑🤐 Zip"* *- The Verge*

      Mick KreverMick KreverAcum 7 Zile
  • i don't know who needs to hear this, you've got to stop saving money.invest some part of it if you really want financial freedom.

    Gabriella LizzyGabriella LizzyAcum 11 Zile
    • Mr Roland lerch is a well known certified bitcoin and stock exchange trader. He taught me all the ethics of trading i know today.

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      Josh LoveJosh LoveAcum 11 Zile
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      Kelvin HowellKelvin HowellAcum 11 Zile
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      Kelvin HowellKelvin HowellAcum 11 Zile
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      Richard ArnoldRichard ArnoldAcum 11 Zile
  • Finally people are realizing that EV's are not just Tesla. Electrification of the auto industry has been going on for a long time, just without the Tesla cultish hype.

    Joshua TJoshua TAcum 11 Zile
  • Team anything that isnt tesla

    Shorty J NietoShorty J NietoAcum 11 Zile
  • Evs in china yess please

    Sourabh GhogreSourabh GhogreAcum 11 Zile
  • I don’t get Cybertruck haters. If you want pick up truck, then you want rugged. Cybertruck’s body is literally the sturdy chassis, not some aluminium body that dents all over in few years and it’s lighter. It’s literally the only pick-up that has some innovation to it. All the other EV pick ups are literally just heavier pick ups with less range and aren’t no different from any modern pick up we had for decades.

    Frykauf La KostaFrykauf La KostaAcum 11 Zile
  • Do a global electric car companies video.

    daily8150daily8150Acum 11 Zile
  • Nio

    Ahmad AkramAhmad AkramAcum 12 Zile
  • Talk about the eu and China

    Mário FerreiraMário FerreiraAcum 12 Zile
  • That china thing is something I want to see you make a video about

    Y. ThoY. ThoAcum 12 Zile
    • *"I swear: XPeng or that by far the biggest EV market does not exist 🛑🤐 Zip"* *- The Verge*

      Mick KreverMick KreverAcum 7 Zile
  • How about lowering the price? For those of us that make less than minimum wage.

    Marves RivasMarves RivasAcum 12 Zile
  • More EV content please!

    Toby AdamsToby AdamsAcum 12 Zile
  • How you gonna charge it Texas ain’t got no light 😂

    Hugo RodriguezHugo RodriguezAcum 12 Zile
  • Yes make more videos about EV

    A Modern KnightA Modern KnightAcum 12 Zile
  • Cyber truck rules \m/

    Prezla menPrezla menAcum 12 Zile
  • Yes. I want to see more videos about EVs. I hope an EV would be my next car purchase.

    Bert TironaBert TironaAcum 12 Zile
  • did they miss the sony electric car?