Winter conditions testing in Sweden showcases integrated PSM-type eDrive systems on the front and rear axles.
Automaker is touting an exclusive new battery technology that could propel some of the vehicles as far as 644 kilometres.
Businesses can write off 100% of the purchase price, up to $55,000, in the year the car goes into service.
Analysts say government policies are crucial to push automakers to sell EV models.
More than $134 million in rebates have already been issued to 33,000 Canadians.
Automaker is unveiling an electric SUV that is inspired by the Mustang performance car.
EY report says rapid adoption could also cause an 11% spike in Canadian electricity demand.
Many experts don’t believe autonomous vehicles will be in widespread use for a decade or more.
The announcement was made at the Detroit auto show.
Follows Beijing’s announcement it would end restrictions this year on foreign ownership of electric vehicle producers.
Will drive the scale and infrastructure investments needed to allow the US to lead the way to a zero emissions future: Ruess
Facility to be completed in 2020 and is part of a US$3.2 billion investment in new technology globally.
ACEA warns against overly stringent CO2 targets, and unrealistic sales quota for battery electric vehicles.
And they still only account for one out of every 50 vehicles purchased in Canada.
Musk expects the company to avoid returning to the markets for capital and to be “essentially self-funding on a go-forward basis.”