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General Motors Switch to Electric Cars: How Will This Impact the Future of Auto Tech?

GM is joining the gravitation towards hybrid and all-electric vehicles that has been occurring in the wider automotive environment for some time. Last week, the automaker announced it will have 20 electric cars on the road by 2023, with plans to virtually eliminate the production of all vehicles powered by fossil fuels.

Concerns for the environment play a factor but no doubt financial influences and the ability to innovate faster than rival Tesla are also present and it’s got many talking about how this move by General Motors will compare with the line of Tesla electric vehicles already on the market. It’s no secret that Tesla is one of the most influential manufacturers of e-vehicles, however, recent bottlenecks concerning the production of the Model 3 show that implementing green technology is logistically challenging. read more