2019 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV was launched in the UK in 2014 and made an immediate impact – in 2013 fewer than 1,000 plug-in hybrids were sold in the UK but by the end of 2014 Mitsubishi had sold more than 10,000 Outlander

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Video: Fully Charged Reviews Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid

It’s time for the Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid sports sedan to be reviewed by the Fully Charged’s Jonny Smith. The plug-in hybrid Panamera 4 E-Hybrid generates 462 hp of total system output and delivers impressive fuel consumption of 2.5 l/100 km (94 mpg

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Proterra Enters Canadian Market With First Catalyst E2 Electric Bus Order From Toronto Transit Commission

Electric bus maker Proterra announced that the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) has ordered ten Proterra Catalyst E2 buses in support of the transit agency’s goal to convert its entire fleet of 1,926 buses to zero-emission buses by 2040. Canada has approximately 24,000 public transit

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Porsche launches digital charging service for EVs

An innovative charging service for plug-in and electric vehicles: With the “Porsche Charging Service”, the sports car manufacturer is now offering a digital platform to encompass all aspects of the charging process. The service searches for suitable charging stations and uses centrally

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Electrify America and the City of Sacramento Announce New Zero-Emissions Car Sharing Programs, Zero-Emissions Shuttle Bus Routes and EV Charging Infrastructure

Electrify America and the City of Sacramento announced new projects that will increase access to zero-emissions vehicles (ZEV) in the Sacramento region, expand ZEV technology use, and prepare the City for future electric vehicle adoption. The projects – which include two new

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The rapid charging system for the I.D. R Pikes Peak is a science in its own right [videos]

The paragraph in the regulations for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is clear: Should a participant in the most famous hill climb in the world be forced to suspend their run for safety reasons—for example, should it suddenly start to hail

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Drive system for the BMW i8 wins International Engine of the Year Award for the fourth time

The plug-in hybrid drive system in the BMW i8 has won its class – for units with 1.4-litre to 1.8-litre displacement – in the International Engine of the Year Award for the fourth time in a row. The i8’s drive solution came

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Renault to invest more than €1 billion in French electric vehicle plants

Groupe Renault is accelerating the deployment of its Drive The Future strategic plan with an investment of more than one billion euros for the development and production of electric vehicles in France. With the aim of strengthening the leadership of its French

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Washington State Has the Greatest Fuel Cost Savings for an Electric Vehicle Versus a Gasoline Vehicle

Electric vehicles are more efficient than internal combustion vehicles, but fuel cost comparisons can be complicated because the price of gasoline and residential electricity vary considerably by state, according to the US DOE data. To address this, the Department of Energy developed

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Ballard and Audi Sign 3.5-Year Extension to Long-Term Program for Fuel Cell Cars

Ballard Power Systems has signed a 3.5-year extension to its current Technology Solutions contract with AUDI AG, extending the HyMotion program to August 2022. The aggregate value of the contract extension is expected to be C$80-to-130 million (US$62-100 million). The program will

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