May 23, 2023 - 10:46 am
Lucid brings two more Air variants to Europe
US electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors announced pricing for two more Lucid Air luxury sedan variants for Germany, the Netherlands, Switzerland and Norway. These are the Air Pure AWD and the Air Touring, which feature the smaller 92 kWh battery pack for up to 725 kilometres WLTP range.
May 9, 2023 - 11:58 am
Lucid lowers production targets for 2023
The US electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors has reported higher losses again in the first quarter, and sales also fell compared to the fourth quarter of the previous year. In addition, Lucid is lowering its production target for this year.
Apr 14, 2023 - 11:19 am
Lucid cannot maintain production and delivery levels
Over the first quarter of 2023, Lucid Motors reported 2,314 vehicles produced and 1,406 delivered. While the US company only started deliveries of the Lucid Air model in 2022, the new figures are clearly below those from Q4/2022.
Mar 29, 2023 - 11:30 am
Lucid Motors announces major layoffs in the USA
Electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors is firing around 18 per cent of its employees. As part of a restructuring plan, the US company wants to reduce its costs after going deep in the red in 2022. In addition, Lucid also has to recall some units of its Lucid Air.
Mar 3, 2023 - 09:25 am
Lucid expands to Norway
US electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors appoints a new European head and opens its fourth European retail studio – its first in Norway. Lucid’s new Managing Director for Europe is Michael van der Sande, who will report directly to CEO and CTO Peter Rawlinson and be based in Amsterdam at Lucid’s European headquarters.
Feb 23, 2023 - 11:16 am
Lucid is still in the red, but sales are up
US electric car maker Lucid Motors has released its fourth quarter and full-year 2022 financial results. The company posted a billion-dollar loss for the year, but revenue growth is in line with deliveries.
Jan 28, 2023 - 12:30 pm
Lucid to supply the front electric drives for Gen3 Formula E cars
The US electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors has revealed itself as the supplier of the front electric motors in the current Gen3 racing cars of Formula E. The drive unit now presented by Lucid for motorsport has an output of 350 kW and consists of a motor, inverter, differential and gearbox.
Jan 13, 2023 - 01:47 pm
Lucid exceeded 2022 production goals
The US electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors has exceeded its most recent production target for 2022. With a strong final quarter, the target of 6,000 to 7,000 vehicles was even slightly exceeded.
Dec 20, 2022 - 02:08 pm
Lucid opens new retail centre in the Netherlands
The US-American electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors has opened its third European retail location and its first service, delivery and distribution centre in Europe in Hilversum, the Netherlands, just outside Amsterdam.
Dec 14, 2022 - 02:49 pm
Panasonic to supply batteries for Lucid
Lucid Motors has signed a supply agreement for battery cells with Panasonic Energy. The Panasonic batteries will be installed in both the Lucid Air and the upcoming Gravity SUV. Until now, the cells came from LG.
Nov 18, 2022 - 12:17 pm
Lucid Motors opens up shop in Switzerland
The US electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors has opened its first sales outlet in Switzerland. The Lucid Studio at Cours de Rive 10 in Geneva is the company’s second location in Europe after the store in Munich, which opened in May 2022.
Nov 16, 2022 - 12:05 pm
Lucid has released the first preview of the Gravity SUV
The US electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors has given a preview of its second model, the Gravity SUV. In addition to some pictures, there are also first concrete statements about the concept. Lucid is also launching further variants of its Air sedan.
Nov 10, 2022 - 12:37 pm
Lucid doubles turnover in Q3 of 2022
The US electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors achieved a turnover of $195.5 million in the third quarter of this year. That is about twice as much as in the second quarter. There is also news about the timetable for the Gravity electric SUV.
Oct 13, 2022 - 02:33 pm
Lucid has produced 2,282 Air so far this quarter
The US electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors produced 2,282 units of its only Air model in the third quarter of this year so far – more than three times as many as in the second quarter of 2022. Lucid also delivered 1,398 vehicles from July to September.
Aug 22, 2022 - 11:20 am
Lucid launches performance label Sapphire
The US electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors has introduced its new performance subsidiary brand Sapphire. It will debut with a three-motor version of the Air electric sedan, which is expected to rival the Tesla Model S Plaid.
Aug 10, 2022 - 11:19 am
US car subscription service Autonomy orders 22,790 BEVs
The US electric car subscription service Autonomy has ordered 22,790 electric cars worth around 1.2 billion dollars. The provider, which until now has specialised mainly in Tesla models, has ordered a total of 45 different vehicle models from 17 carmakers – including Tesla again.
Aug 4, 2022 - 01:57 pm
Lucid Motors lowers 2022 production targets again
The US electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors has cut its production target for 2022 in half. Instead of the previously forecast 12,000 to 14,000 cars, Lucid now only expects to produce 6,000 to 7,000 vehicles this year.
Jun 8, 2022 - 04:04 pm
Lucid introduces financial services with Bank of America
Lucid unveiled Lucid Financial Services, a digital platform offering a new financing process, including lease and loan purchase options to Lucid Air customers. The program is accessible to US customers and runs together with Bank of America.
May 10, 2022 - 11:48 am
Lucid to open first Munich store on Friday
The European launch of the Californian electric car start-up Lucid Motors announced last year is becoming concrete: on 13 May, the manufacturer will open its first location in Europe with the Lucid Studio at Odeonsplatz in Munich. The first prices for Germany are also known.
Apr 13, 2022 - 01:21 pm
Lucid presents performance version of the Air
Lucid Motors has added a version to the model portfolio of its electric luxury sedan Air. With 783 kW, the Grand Touring Performance is the most powerful version of the Air. Deliveries in the US will begin in July 2022 with prices starting at $179,000.
Apr 8, 2022 - 02:39 pm
CAM report shows Tesla as top e-mobility innovator
Within the framework of the annually updated ‘Electromobility Report 2022’ of the Center of Automotive Management (CAM), Tesla scored best by a clear margin. Volkswagen and Hyundai follow in second and third place for BEV innovations.
Mar 27, 2022 - 04:45 pm
Lucid Motors offers drivers to charge for free in Canada
Lucid Motors announced opening a new Studio in Toronto. It is the company’s second outlet in Canada and 23rd in its growing North American retail network. The company expects to begin Canadian deliveries of the Lucid Air in Spring 2022. There’s also good news on cooperation with Electrify America.
Mar 1, 2022 - 12:06 pm
Lucid confirms factory plans in Saudi Arabia
Lucid Motors plans to start building its announced factory in Saudi Arabia before the end of the first half of 2022. The US electric car manufacturer has also confirmed the location officially – the same goes for production capacity.
Feb 24, 2022 - 11:19 am
Lucid Motors announces recall due to suspension problems
The Californian electric car startup Lucid Motors has to announce the first small recall a few months after the start of deliveries of its debut model Air: There is a possibility that a part of the suspension was improperly assembled by the supplier.
Jan 13, 2022 - 12:33 pm
Lucid to build plant in Saudi Arabia
The US electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors has now confirmed for the first time that it is planning a factory in Saudi Arabia. This is to be built by 2025 or 2026. Details are currently being negotiated with ministries in the kingdom.
Nov 16, 2021 - 01:09 pm
Lucid Motors expanding Arizona plant
The US electric car manufacturer Lucid Motors has begun the announced expansion of its plant in Casa Grande in the US state of Arizona. The company, which is now listed on the stock exchange, also presented its first quarterly financial statement.