Auto Industry Shift to Electric Vehicles

The automobile industry is pouring more than a trillion dollars into a revolutionary shift from combustion engines to electric vehicles guided by software. From Detroit to Shanghai, automakers and government policymakers are embracing the promise of electric vehicles to provide cleaner, safer transportation. Europe and California have set 2035 as the deadline for ending sales of new combustion passenger vehicles. And as Jillian Lopez discovered, the new electric vehicles are loaded with technology and innovation. By 2029, electric vehicles could account for a third of the North American market, and about 26 per cent of vehicles produced worldwide, according to consultancy AutoForecast Solutions. Right now, in the US, EV market share is about 6 per cent and growing. Learn more at