Volkswagen I.D. Buzz Named “2017 Concept Truck Of The Year” At North American Concept Vehicle Of The Year Awards

For the second year in a row, the Volkswagen I.D. Buzz electric vehicle– has been named “2017 Concept Truck of the Year” at the 16th Annual North American Concept Vehicle of the Year Awards. Volkswagen I.D. Buzz won recognition from a panel of

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Royal Mail to buy 100 Peugeot Partner L2 electric vans for delivery vehicles

Royal Mail has signed an agreement with PEUGEOT) to purchase 100 zero-emission Partner L2 Electric vans, to be used by postmen and women on their delivery rounds. The vans will go into service from December 2017 at delivery offices around the UK,

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Vergne victorious in Montreal, di Grassi crowned Formula E champion

Lucas di Grassi is the new FIA Formula E champion after taking a solid seventh place in the Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix. With his title rival Sebastien Buemi endured another torrid afternoon, Lucas di Grassi was able to play the percentages, keep out

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Di Grassi wins Montreal ePrix Race 1, Buemi disqualified

For the first time this season there is a different name at the top of the FIA Formula E Championship points table, after Lucas di Grassi delivered a near-perfect performance to win the inaugural Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix. Di Grassi came into the

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Polar Charging Network To Be Powered With 100% Renewable Electricity

The UK’s largest electric vehicle (EV) charging network, POLAR, which includes Charge Your Car sites, is switching to 100% renewable electricity from 1st August. The electricity consumption of the POLAR network, operated by Chargemaster, will be certified and matched to energy generated

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CARB approves $200 million VW zero-emission vehicle investment in California

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) approved the first of four plans by VW to invest $800 million over 10 years in zero-emission vehicle (ZEV) infrastructure, public outreach, and access to these ultra-clean vehicles for residents of disadvantaged communities. The investment is

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Daimler starts production of FUSO eCanter all-electric light-duty truck in Europe

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) celebrated the start of production of the Fuso eCanter all‑electric light-duty truck. Fuso is a brand of Daimler Trucks Asia. The event was held at the production plant in Tramagal, Portugal, where all eCanter for

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The third Formula E season so far: the final chapter

The inaugural Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix brings the curtain down on the 2016/17 Formula E season. The third instalment of the all-electric street racing series brought about the arrival of two new teams and a host of new tracks and drivers, but heading

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Renault Nissan Alliance cumulative EV sales exceeds 480,000 units

Cumulative sales of electric vehicles by the by the Renault Nissan Alliance rose to 481,151 units, reaffirming the Alliance’s role as the leading electric car manufacturer for the mass-market segment. The increase was driven primarily by demand for the Nissan LEAF and

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Porsche to compete in Formula E from Season 6

Porsche has today revealed plans for a factory-backed works team to compete in the all-electric FIA Formula E Championship starting in season six. As part of a new strategy and realignment of Porsche’s existing motorsport programme, the German manufacturer is leaving the

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