UPS and Workhorse partner on electric delivery trucks

UPS today announced it  plans to deploy 50 plug-in electric delivery trucks that will be comparable in acquisition cost to conventional-fueled trucks without any subsidies – an industry first that is breaking a key barrier to large scale fleet adoption. The company is

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Electric Explorer African Challenge – the first EV expedition across Africa

The Electric Explorer African Challenge 2018, the first-ever electric vehicle expedition across Africa, has begun. Behind the wheel of a previous-generation Nissan LEAF is famous Polish traveler Arkady Paweł Fiedler, accompanied by photographer Albert Wójtowicz. The LEAF is not modified in any

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New Nissan LEAF gets 5-star safety rating in Japan

The new Nissan LEAF has received a five-star safety rating, the highest possible, from the Japan New Car Assessment Program. In earning the top grade, the zero-emission LEAF with ProPILOT autonomous technology scored 94.8 points out of a possible 100 for occupant

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Renault launches Master Z.E. electric van in France

Renault Pro+ is broadening its range of electric LCVs with the introduction of the Master Z.E. large electric van – the ideal workhorse for emissions-free access to city centers. Master Z.E. is ideally suited to last-mile deliveries. Master Z.E. benefits from the

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Volvo accelerates electrification push with new V60 plug-in hybrid estate

Volvo Cars today revealed the new V60 five-door, mid-size premium estate, underlining the Swedish company’s position as a maker of cars that combine good looks with everyday practicality. The car was launched in its natural habitat – the driveway of a family

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All-electric Mercedes-Benz eActros to roll out to customers in 2018

In 2016 Mercedes-Benz Trucks became the first manufacturer in the world with a heavy-duty electric truck. The technology pioneer is now taking the logical next step: putting its electric truck, the eActros, out on the road with customers. Ten vehicles in two

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SsangYong Teases Electric e-SIV Concept For Geneva Show

SsangYong will showcase its e-SIV concept at the Geneva motor show alongside the European launch of its all-new Musso pick-up truck. The e-SIV is a strategic model for the brand, and illustrates its approach towards future electric vehicles, connectivity and autonomous driving.

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Hyundai NEXO will have range of 609 kilometers

It’s been a busy start to the year for Hyundai’s next-generation fuel cell vehicle NEXO, scheduled to be released in Korea next month. Unveiled at CES 2018 as the technological flagship of Hyundai’s growing eco-vehicle portfolio, the NEXO SUV model is set

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Mercedes-Benz breaks ground on new electric car facility in Germany

Mercedes-Benz Cars presents its “Factory 56”, the world’s most modern car production. “Our ‘Factory 56’ will define a new way of building cars. With its ‘Factory 56’, Mercedes-Benz Cars is creating the car plant of the future. It combines three trend-setting features:

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2019 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV to make global debut at Geneva Motor Show

2019 model year Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, which will be introduced to the European market towards the end of the year, will celebrate its global debut at the next month’s Geneva Motor Show. In 2013, and drawing on a background of 80 years

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