Industry News

Stay tuned to all the news of the electric vehicle industry!

Subscribe to our newsletter

Fill out the form to subscribe to our mailing list and be on the lookout for events and news concerning electric mobility. Informing consumers and making known the artisans of this industry is at the heart of our concerns. Subscribe and stay informed on a range of topics that interest you!

Send us your news

We invite you to send us your press releases, free of charge. You offer a new product or service, you organize an event, you make new acquisitions, you get new contracts, you have new staff nominations or others, do not hesitate, your news interests us! Suggest a news.

For industry professionals, join your market by giving you visibility on our platforms. Click to download the rate card.
Thursday 16 August 2018

Volvo brings a Tesla Model 3 to Sweden, presumably to benchmark and reverse-engineer

The Tesla Model 3 is having a major impact on the automotive market. Some established automakers are taking it very seriously and getting their hands on the vehicle for benchmarking and reverse-engineering.

Volvo is apparently adding itself to the list as it was spotted with a Model 3 in Sweden.

It’s somewhat common in the industry to purchase vehicles from competitor to see what they are up to, but it also becomes a necessity for vehicles that are seen as important disrupters.

The Model 3 appears to fit the description as it apparently outsold all other premium sedans combined in the US last month.

During the early production ramp up, it was difficult to get your hands on a Model 3, but some automakers paid a pretty penny to be amongst the first to be able to check out the new electric car.

In January, two Model 3 vehicles were spotted on their way to Germany – presumably to be reverse-engineered.

Reads more on

<< Back to news

+ Share