Nissan begins deliveries of new extended-range e-NV200

Built for global markets in Nissan’s Barcelona plant, the upgraded Nissan e-NV200 is now being shipped to customers, with demand at record levels for the 100% electric van. Deliveries to customers have now begun, with more than 4,600 orders taken since sales

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Plug-in Vehicles Displaced 216 Million Gallons of Gasoline in 2017

Plug-in vehicles, which include all-electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, have been saving increasing amounts of gasoline. When gasoline consumption of conventional internal combustion engine vehicles is compared with similar sized plug-in vehicles operating on electricity, plug-in vehicles on the road displaced

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Ford Expands Transit Plug-in Hybrid Van Trial to Valencia

Among the toughest working environments for vans, cities offer significant challenges to moving people and delivering goods and services. Ford, which is already investigating how plug-in hybrid electric vehicles could help in London, announced it would also begin testing in Valencia, Spain.

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Hyundai Mobis Aims to Develop All Autonomous Driving Sensors by 2020

Hyundai Mobis plans to use its proving ground, which opened last June in Seosan, South Chungcheong Province, as a test bed for new technologies, with the goal of becoming a leader in future car technologies. The automotive supplier announced at the proving

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BP invests $20 million in ultra-fast EV charging company StoreDot

BP has invested $20 million in Israel’s StoreDot, a start-up that develops lithium-ion batteries that can charge electrics cars in five minutes. The number of electric vehicles worldwide is growing rapidly and BP is working across the supply chain to support the

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Pivot Power to build £1.6 billion EV charging network in the UK

The UK company Pivot Power unveiled plans to build a 2-gigawatt network of grid-scale batteries and rapid electric vehicle charging stations in Britain. The £1.6 billion programme will provide infrastructure to support the rapid adoption of EVs and underpin clean air policies,

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Model 3 falls short of CR Recommendation, Musk promises fix in few days

Consumer Reports (CR) recently evaluated the Tesla Model 3, and while the respected review outlet found ‘plenty to like’ about the luxury compact sedan, it criticized the Model 3 for having overly long stopping distances and difficult to use center touch screen.

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BAIC EC is the top-selling electric vehicle worldwide

BAIC EC was best-selling electric car globally in the Q1, according to the figures released by JATO Dynamics. The BAIC EC sold 25,630 units in the first three months of the year, up 260 percent. All of BAIC’s sales came from China,

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Report: Electric Buses to Surge Even Faster Than EVs as Conventional Vehicles Fade

The electrification of road transport will move into top gear in the second half of the 2020s, thanks to tumbling battery costs and larger-scale manufacturing, with sales of electric cars racing to 28%, and those of electric buses to 84%, of their

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Honda Clarity Series Earns Coalition For Clean Air 2018 California Air Quality Award

The Honda Clarity series was awarded the 2018 California Air Quality Award for Corporate Environmental Stewardship by the Coalition for Clean Air for proving drivers can reduce or even eliminate tailpipe emissions without sacrificing style, comfort or performance. The Coalition for Clean

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