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19 New and Upcoming EVs We're Most Excited For

There used to be a time when electric vehicles (EVs) only appealed to a niche market of wealthy, eco-conscious drivers. However, as electric vehicles and charging stations become more widely available, more people are boarding the electric train to an emissions-free future. Here are some of the new and upcoming electric vehicles that you should check out.

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Apple Car

Expected Arrival: Possibly 2025 Base Price: Not yet announced

  • Apple is working on developing a self-driving car for consumers.

  • The Apple car is rumored to have deep iOS integration. Next-Gen CarPlay, which was unveiled with iOS 16, might be a preview of how the Apple car may work. This new version of CarPlay will let a user’s iPhone take over all of their car’s screens (not just the infotainment system) and even control features like climate control.

  • Might not have a steering wheel or pedals according to reports

  • Apple might secure partnerships with experienced car manufacturers to produce its fully autonomous vehicle.

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2022 Ford F-150 Lightning

Available Since: April 26, 2022 Base Price: $39,947

  • America’s best-selling pickup truck returns with an all-electric twist.

  • Extended battery range offers 563 horsepower and 775 lb.-ft of torque.

  • This is enough power to keep your house running for three days.

  • Two electric motors for all-wheel drive

  • Advanced driver assistance technology monitors payload, grade, weather and traffic to give you the best driving experience.

2022 ford f150 lightning

2022 GMC Hummer EV

Available Since: Fall 2021 Base Price: $79,995

  • The Hummer brand makes a comeback as an all-electric pickup truck.

  • Available in four trims: Hummer EV2, Hummer EV2X, Hummer EV3X, and Hummer Edition 1.

  • The 2022 Hummer EV is reborn as a crew cab pickup truck with a blocky exterior and a sunroof that can be removed. Its subdued color scheme, moon-inspired touches, and center-mounted touch screen follow a lunar aesthetic, alluding to the time when GM worked on the Apollo program.

  • Features a powertrain with three electric motors that generates up to 1,000 horsepower and approximately 11,500 lb-ft of torque

  • GM’s new Ultium battery-pack technology gives the Hummer EV an equivalent of 329 miles-per-gallon on a single charge.

  • Offers unique features like Crabwalk and Extract Mode. Crabwalk lets the vehicle travel diagonally at slow speeds by turning its rear wheels by ten degrees, while Extract Mode raises the vehicle’s suspension for a better off-road experience.

2022 gmc hummer ev

2023 Tesla Roadster

Expected Arrival: Delayed Base Price: $200,000

  • The second-generation electric roadster was first revealed in 2017 but supply issues caused production to be delayed.

  • The 2023 Tesla Roadster will be available in two trims: Base and Founder’s Edition.

  • In 2017, Elon Musk claimed that the roadster could achieve a top speed of more than 250 MPH, making it a full second quicker than the McLaren 570S.

  • 200 kWh battery has a supposed range of about 620 miles

  • Sleek design with no gaps between the hood and the windshield for better aerodynamics

2022 tesla roadster

2022 Rivian R1S

Available Since: Late 2021 Base Price: $84,500

  • First-wave Rivian customers were informed that their R1Ss will arrive in March of 2022, even though the majority of the deliveries are scheduled to arrive in the summer and autumn of 2022.

  • All versions come standard with all-wheel drive and adjustable air suspension, allowing for a ground clearance range of 8 to 14.5 inches.

  • The 2022 Rivian R1S and the 2022 Rivian R1T share a lot of the same styling and specs. The latter is an all-electric pickup truck.

  • Available in two trims: Explore and Adventure

  • Equipped with a large 128.9 kWh battery that provides an EPA-estimated range of 316 miles.

  • The government has estimated that the 2022 R1S will have a combined 69 MPGe for city/highway driving.

  • Combines contemporary styling with hands-free driver assistance technology.

  • Bumper-to-bumper coverage for five years or 60,000 miles.

2022 rivian r1s

2022 Lucid Air

Available Since: Spring 2022 Base Price: $170,500

  • Impressive EPA rating of 520 miles, the longest driving range of all EVs according to EPA estimates

  • Available in four trims: Pure, Touring, Grand Touring, and Grand Touring Performance. All trims have three years of complementary charging through the Electrify America charging network.

  • The base model features a single electric motor that produces 480 horsepower, while the rest of the lineup features dual electric motors that range in horsepower between 620 and 1111, depending on the trim. Lucid claims that the Air can finish a quarter-mile in 9.9 seconds at 144 MPH, which is incredibly fast for supercar standards.

  • The most efficient model gets 131 MPGe, while the Dream Air Performance trim gets 111 MPGe.

  • The Lucid Air was named the #1 Luxury Electric Vehicle of 2022 by Motortrends.

  • The 2022 Lucid Air has a sculpted body and clean lines like an aircraft. This minimizes wind resistance and drag, which boosts the car’s efficiency. The Air’s cabin features creature comforts like massaging seats, a retractable lower touchscreen, and other ergonomic accessories that would feel right at home in a full-size sedan. The powertrain is miniaturized to create more passenger and cargo space.

2022 lucid air

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS

Expected Arrival: April 19, 2022 Base Price: $103,360

  • Mercedes-Benz’s flagship EV model combines the brand’s performance heritage with cutting-edge technology to create a one-of-a-kind driving experience.

  • Available in seven trims: EQS450+ Premium, EQS450+ Executive, EQS450+ Pinnacle, EQS580 Exclusive, EQS580 Pinnacle, EQS580 Premium, EQS AMG

  • Features an electric motor that produces 329 horsepower and 406 lb-ft of torque. With the all-wheel drive option, the EQS can hit 60 MPH in 4.1 seconds.

  • The interior features a high-definition widescreen dashboard coupled with smart technology that adapts to your driving habits.

2022 mercedes benz eqs

2024 Chevrolet Silverado RST EV

Expected Arrival: Fall 2023 Base Price: $105,000

  • The 2024 Chevy Silverado RST is an all-electric pickup truck designed from the ground up with the Ultium platform and Ultifi operating system.

  • Driving range of 400 miles on a full charge

  • Will have a towing capacity of 10,000 lbs

  • New four-wheel steer system allows you to make tighter turns

  • E-4WD system ensures that all four wheels receive the same amount of torque for off-road travel

  • The Four-Corner Air Ride Adaptive Suspension adjusts the suspension to the road conditions for a smoother ride.

2024 chevrolet silverado rst ev

Hyundai IONIQ 5

Available Since: 2021 Base Price: $39,950

  • Can rack up 303 miles on a single charge, the highest range of any Hyundai EV.

  • Hyundai claims the IONIQ 5 can get a driving range of 68 miles in five minutes when plugged into a DC fast charger.

  • Available in rear-wheel and all-wheel drive. The rear-wheel drive model with a long-range battery has a combined EPA rating of 114 MPGe, while the all-wheel drive model reduces that figure to 98 MPGe.

  • Won World Car of the Year award in 2022, beating out German luxury electric cars. It also took home the World Electric Vehicle of the Year and World Car Design of the Year awards.

  • Its signature parametric pixel design gives it a fresh and futuristic appearance.

  • Seats, headliners, door trims, and armrests made from eco-friendly materials, including PET bottles, plant-based yarns, natural wool yarns, environmentally sourced leather, and bio paint with plant extracts.

  • This compact crossover also features a digitized dashboard and an augmented reality heads-up display that projects vital information onto the windshield to reduce eyestrain.

hyundai ioniq 5

2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E

Available Since: February 2022 Base Price: $43,895

  • Perfectly blends performance, comfort, and convenience in a satisfying EV package

  • Available in Select, Premium, California Route 1, GT, and GT Performance Edition

  • Paired with an extended battery and rear-wheel drive, the Premium trim provides a thrilling drive with an estimated range of 305 miles.

  • The interior provides plenty of passenger and cargo space while offering the latest tech, which includes a vertically mounted touchscreen, a floating armrest, adjustable ambient lighting, and heated front seats, among others.

  • Editor's Choice for Best Electric SUV in Car and Driver

2022 ford mustang mach e

2023 Cadillac LYRIQ

Expected Arrival: Fall 2022 Base Price: $62,990

  • Cadillac’s first all-electric SUV ditches internal combustion engines for electric dual-motors and long-lasting batteries.

  • The 2023 LYRIQ is available in rear-wheel and all-wheel drive options. The latter will be available in early 2023 for $64,990.

  • The rear-wheel drive model has an impressive range of 312 miles, 19.2 kW AC charging that enables 52 MPH, approximately 340 horsepower, and 325 lb-ft of torque.

  • The all-wheel drive model has pending range estimates, 11.5 kW AC charging that enables 37 MPH, approximately 500 horsepower, and comes with a trailering package.

  • The 2023 LYRIQ uses the GM’s Ultium platform to get a more balanced weight distribution and a lower center of gravity for more spirited driving.

  • Cadillac designed the LYRIQ with a futuristic focus, adding LEDs to its grille, lights, and emblem. Sportier lines also make the LYRIQ stand out from conventional SUVs.

2023 cadillac lyriq

2023 BMW i7

Expected Arrival: November 2022 (worldwide launch) Base Price: $120,295

  • BMW’s fully-electric flagship luxury sedan was developed alongside the next-generation 7-series.

  • Equipped with two electric motors that produce 536 horsepower

  • BMW claims that the i7 can hit 60 MPH in 4.5 seconds, quite brisk for a large vehicle.

  • All-wheel drive is standard, but an optional Executive Lounge package can be added to make the vehicle more like a limo.

  • Those who’ve tested the vehicle claim that it has a smooth ride and quiet cabin.

2023 bmw i7

2025 Chrysler Airflow

Expected Arrival: 2024 Base Price: $50,000

  • Chrysler has unveiled its concept for a new electric car, which will be available as early as 2024.

  • Promises to deliver a range of 400 miles, which rivals the long ranges of EV competitors Tesla and Ford

  • Its dual-motor setup is estimated to produce 201 horsepower, though no official figures have been published by the manufacturer.

  • Available in three trims: Touring, Limited, Pinnacle

  • Equipped with standard safety and driver assistance technology as well as Level 3 autonomous driving

2025 chrysler airflow

2022 Audi Q4 e-tron

Available Since: 2021 Base Price: $49,900

  • Audi’s Q4 series comes with a bevy of safety and driver assistance features.

  • Available in six trims: Premium, Premium Plus, Sportback Premium, Sportback Premium Plus, Prestige, and Sportback Prestige

  • Equipped with a single motor and rear-wheel drive that generates 201 horsepower. Its performance is comparable to the Volkswagen ID.4.

  • 77 kWh battery pack offers a driving range of 241 miles. A 30-minute charge can get the battery up to 80 percent.

  • Audi’s infotainment system is contained inside a 10-inch touchscreen. An augmented reality heads-up display is also offered to keep the driver’s attention on the road.

2022 audi q4 e tron

2023 Lagonda All-Terrain

Expected Arrival: End of 2022 Base Price: Not yet announced

  • Designed as an emissions-free, off-road luxury car

  • Aston Martin claims that the Lagonda’s interior will be limousine-like, with rotating front seats and enough space to accommodate both passengers and cargo.

  • Apart from standard driver assistance technology, the Lagonda will include a futuristic floating key feature.

2023 lagonda all terrain

DeLorean Alpha 5 EV

Expected Arrival: Not yet announced Base Price: Not yet announced

  • The Alpha 5 gives an all-electric twist to the classic DeLorean of the 1980s.

  • The new DeLorean is a curvier four-seater that retains its iconic gull-wing doors and sloped design.

  • DeLorean Motor Company claims that the base model can reach 60 MPH in 2.99 seconds and a top speed of 155 MPH.

  • The base model is equipped with a 100-kWh battery that has a driving range of 300 miles on a full charge.

  • The Alpha 5 will be revealed in Pebble Beach on August 21, 2022.

delorean alpha 5 ev

Arrival EV

Expected Arrival: Not yet announced Base Price: Not yet announced

  • The Arrival EV is an electric car concept by Uber and EV brand Arrival.

  • The Arrival car’s boxy silhouette is reminiscent of the Toyota Noah but with a futuristic twist. The design team brought the driver’s seat as close as possible to the extended windscreen for better visibility. Because the driver’s seat was pushed forward, the back of the car offers more legroom than a Rolls Royce.

  • The front passenger seat can be folded underneath the dashboard to open up more space for passengers.

  • Dashboard features, such as navigation, temperature settings, and bluetooth connection, are centralized into one touchscreen display. Riders can see the name and photo of both the driver and passenger when they begin their journey.

  • The Arrival car is currently being tested for feedback before going into production. The car's release date has yet to be announced.

arrival ev

Winnebago e-RV

Expected Arrival: Not yet announced Base Price: Not yet announced

  • Major RV manufacturer Winnebago announced its concept of an all-electric zero-emissions motorhome at the start of 2022.

  • Based on the Ford Transit, the Winnebago e-RV features an electric power system that powers the drivetrain, vehicle controls, and onboard amenities. Its 86-kWh battery has a driving range of 125 miles.

  • Amenities include a toilet and detachable shower head as well as a marine-grade refrigerator and slide-out induction cooktop.

  • The e-RV features an eco-friendly interior with cork-rubber flooring and woolen walls to improve thermal and wall insulation.

winnebago e rv

2022 Chevrolet Bolt EV

Available Since: Summer 2021 Base Price: $31,500

  • One of the most affordable EVS on the market, the 2022 Chevy Bolt is $5,000 cheaper than its predecessor.

  • Uses the same electric motor and battery as the 2021 Chevy Bolt, which generates a range of 259 miles.

  • The 2022 Bolt’s electric powertrain can produce 200 horsepower and 266 lb-ft of torque, reaching 0-60 MPH in 6.5 seconds.

  • Rated at 131 MPGe city/109 MPGe highway

  • With its sleek hatchback-inspired design and sophisticated body lines, the 2022 model is an upgrade of the previous year’s design.

  • Offers adaptive cruise control and advanced safety features to help drivers navigate the road more confidently

2022 chevrolet bolt ev

Global automakers are expected to spend more than $515 billion on developing and manufacturing EVs by 2030. With the country pushing for greener policies and US automakers investing more than $75 billion on developing EVs, we'll definitely be seeing more innovative EVs on the market in the coming years.

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