• Charge Your Car Helps UK’s EV Drivers Recharge In Europe

    Users of electric vehicles in the UK will soon find it much easier to recharge their vehicles in Europe, thanks to a new agreement between two of the largest networks of publicly-accessible charge points. Charge Your Car, one of the UK’s largest EV charge point network with over 2,000 units, has formed an interoperability agreement with The New Motion, the […]

    Charge Your Car Helps UK’s EV Drivers Recharge In Europe
  • Kandi Sells 1,000 Electric Vehicles For Car-Sharing in China

    Chinese electric vehicle maker Kandi Electric Vehicles Group announced that it has completed the sale and delivery of 1,000 Kandi electric vehicles to the leasing company ZuoZhongYou Electric Vehicle Service. The sales revenue for the 1,000 EVs is approximately RMB 133 million (USD 21.5 million) including 500 of each SMA7000BEV and SMA7001BEV, which will be used for the newly launched […]

    Kandi Sells 1,000 Electric Vehicles For Car-Sharing in China
  • Taxi Company Hails New Nissan e-NV200 Combi

    A pioneering Cornwall taxi company has taken delivery of one of the first all-electric Nissan e-NV200 Combi models to arrive in the UK. St Austell-based C&C Taxis added the award-winning van to its six-strong fleet of 100% electric Nissan LEAFs earlier this month. The five-seater Combi has since clocked up more than 1,000 miles across the Duchy. Already C&C’s fleet […]

    Taxi Company Hails New Nissan e-NV200 Combi
  • Scania To Test Wirelessly Charged City Bus in Sweden

    Scania is undertaking intensive research into various types of electrification technologies that could replace or complement combustion engines. Induction is among the options being investigated and would involve vehicles wirelessly recharging their batteries via electrified roads. Now, for the first time in Sweden, Scania and the Stockholm based Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) plan to test the technology in real-life […]

    Scania To Test Wirelessly Charged City Bus in Sweden
  • Honda FCV Concept to Make North American Debut in Detroit

    The Honda FCV Concept will make its North American debut at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show on Jan. 12. Continuing more than a decade of Honda leadership in the area of fuel cell vehicle technology, the Honda FCV Concept showcases the styling evolution of Honda’s next fuel-cell vehicle, anticipated to launch in the U.S., following its introduction in Japan, which […]

    Honda FCV Concept to Make North American Debut in Detroit
  • B-Class Electric Drive Awarded Environmental Certificate

    Locally emission-free, significantly more eco-friendly over its complete life cycle thanks to 64 percent lower CO2 emissions than the equivalent B 180 petrol model, generous in terms of space and range (200 km) and still dynamic on the road (output of 132 kW): the B-Class Electric Drive is a convincing proposition in all sorts of ways. Its high environmental compatibility has […]

    B-Class Electric Drive Awarded Environmental Certificate
  • EDAG Unveils Light Cocoon 3D Printed Concept Car

    The “EDAG Light Cocoon” is not just a concept study of a compact, dynamic sports car, but also an unprecedented projection of the ultimate in future lightweight construction: a complete, bionically optimised vehicle structure combined with a weatherproof textile outer skin panel, which marks a new dimension for lightweight construction and automobile aesthetics: backlight technology illuminates the skeleton-like, organic structure, […]

    EDAG Unveils Light Cocoon 3D Printed Concept Car
  • European Consortium Set to Accelerate Cross-border EV Adoption

    European consortium officially announces the common project ELECTRIC, which is co-funded by the EU and supports the installation of a corridor of high-quality fast chargers along key European motorways until the end of 2015. Together the partners expect that this corridor will help accelerate electric vehicle uptake in the involved Member States and focus on interoperability, sustainable infrastructure setup and […]

    European Consortium Set to Accelerate Cross-border EV Adoption
  • BMW Innovations At The 2015 Consumer Electronics Show

    BMW was already demonstrating at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2014 how perfect control technology can provide highly automated mastery of all drive statuses right through to very tight margins. Innovative sensors will allow BMW to demonstrate a number of features at the CES 2015 (6 to 9 January, Las Vegas) including the possibility of entirely collision-free driving. This success […]

    BMW Innovations At The 2015 Consumer Electronics Show
  • Chevrolet EV-V 2.0 Shanghai Jiao Tong University

    General Motors China has signed a memorandum of understanding with Shanghai Jiao Tong University to collaborate on a vehicle sharing program featuring the Chevrolet EN-V 2.0 starting next year. A fleet of Chevrolet EN-V 2.0 vehicles will be integrated with a multi-modal transportation system alongside bicycles, cars and shuttle buses at the university’s Minhang campus in Shanghai to evaluate the […]

    Chevrolet EV-V 2.0 Shanghai Jiao Tong University

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Charge Your Car Helps UK’s EV Drivers Recharge In Europe

Charge Your Car Helps UK’s EV Drivers Recharge In Europe

December 19, 2014 at 5:38 am

Users of electric vehicles in the UK will soon find it much easier to recharge their vehicles in Europe, thanks to a new agreement between two of the largest networks of publicly-accessible...

 

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The New Mercedes-Benz S550 PLUG-IN HYBRID

The New Mercedes-Benz S550 PLUG-IN HYBRID

November 24, 2014 at 5:00 am

The new Mercedes-Benz S550 PLUG-IN HYBRID blends an ultramodern hybrid drive configuration with the unique innovations and the luxurious equipment and appointments of the...

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Audi Q7 e-tron quattro Revealed Ahead of Detroit Auto Show

Audi Q7 e-tron quattro Revealed Ahead of Detroit Auto Show

December 12, 2014 at 2:50 pm

With the new Audi Q7 e-tron quattro, Ingolstadt is setting standards in the premium SUV segment. With a curb weight of just 1,995 kilograms (4,398.2 lb), the new Audi Q7...

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EDAG Unveils Light Cocoon 3D Printed Concept Car

EDAG Unveils Light Cocoon 3D Printed Concept Car

December 17, 2014 at 5:21 am

The “EDAG Light Cocoon” is not just a concept study of a compact, dynamic sports car, but also an unprecedented projection of the ultimate in future lightweight...

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