New Vauxhall Ampera Review

Vauxhall Ampera

Electric cars and hybrids are getting seriously interesting now – new investments made by the Government in charging stations and the advancements made by car manufacturers with fuelling mean that the average motorist is more tempted than ever before to get a car that’s designed to be kind to the environment. Combine that with some of the stunning electric car designs you can get now (the Tesla Model S and BMW i8 being prime examples), and even teenagers are starting to drool over cars that are powered by the same thing as a tablet computer. Continue reading New Vauxhall Ampera Review

Consumers to Test Ultra-compact ‘i-Road’ EV in Tokyo

Toyota i Road

Toyota Motor Corporation announces the start of consumer trials of the “i-Road” personal mobility vehicle in the Greater Tokyo Area. The limited trials, which aim to gauge the effectiveness of the electric vehicle in everyday situations in urban areas, will run from March 24 through early June. Continue reading Consumers to Test Ultra-compact ‘i-Road’ EV in Tokyo

Nissan LEAF Leads the Pack as Europe’s Best-Selling Electric Vehicle Reaching Record Sales in 2013

new Nissan Leaf electric car

SOUL EV LIGHTS UP 2014 CHICAGO AUTO SHOW

2015 Kia Soul EV

Kia’s First Mass Market Electric Vehicle Makes World Debut in the Windy City

  • New 2015 Kia Soul EV offers an expected 80-100 miles of range
  • State-of-the-art 27kWh lithium polymer battery has 200 Wh/kg energy density
  • EV-specific version of UVO eServices1 includes downloadable apps, EV charger locations and more Continue reading SOUL EV LIGHTS UP 2014 CHICAGO AUTO SHOW

Cadillac Enhances ELR Buying Experience

2014 Cadillac ELR

 

Cadillac is offering a complimentary 240-volt home charging station and installation to early buyers of the all-new 2014 ELR electrified luxury coupe.

“The ELR’s blend of leading technology with provocative design and fun-to-drive performance is set to bring new buyers to Cadillac and to electrification itself,” said Uwe Ellinghaus, chief marketing officer, Global Cadillac. “Professional installation of the fastest home-charging unit is a natural way to mark the introduction of ELR to the luxury market.” Continue reading Cadillac Enhances ELR Buying Experience