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Nissan Expands LEAF Family With New Trim Level

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Nissan has expanded the all-electric LEAF trim range with a new value-packed Acenta+ grade. Available from 1st July, the new Acenta+ model adds new features that make the British-built Nissan LEAF an even more complete package.
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Nissan Expands LEAF Family With New Trim Level

01 July, 2015 07:12:00
Nissan has expanded the all-electric LEAF trim range with a new value-packed Acenta+ grade. Available from 1st July, the new Acenta+ model adds new features that make the British-built Nissan LEAF an even more complete package.
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Fuso Canter E-Cell Customer Trials Completed Successfully

01 July, 2015 06:18:00
One year after the hand-over of Fuso Canter E-Cell trucks to selected customers, the trials for the battery-electric-powered “Zero Emission” vehicle were officially completed in Portugal.
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Mercedes-Benz C 300 d 4MATIC Sets New Record for diesels at Pikes Peak

01 July, 2015 02:00:00
Mercedes-Benz has set a new record for diesels in the legendary Pikes Peak hill-climb race with a near-production C 300 d 4MATIC. Test driver Uwe Nittel completed the 12.4-mile-long route, which includes more than 150 bends at a range in altitude of nearly 5,000 feet, in 11 minutes 22 seconds.
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Toyota Mirai Officially Gets EPA Rating: MPGe; 312 Miles Range

30 June, 2015 02:05:00
The new 2016 Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle will offer an EPA-estimated 67 miles per gallon equivalent (MPGe) city/highway/combined when it hits dealerships in California this fall, and an EPA-estimated driving range rating of 312 miles on a single fill of hydrogen.
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NEVS JV Breaks Ground on $400M EV Factory In China

30 June, 2015 06:41:00
National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS) held its project launching ceremony for the production and Research&Development joint ventures in Tianjin Binhai Hi-tech zone, marking the start of NEVS strategic setup in China.
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KS Energy and Environment Prize for the Golf GTE and Audi A3 e-tron

30 June, 2015 02:00:00
The German automobile club Kraftfahrer Schutz e.V. (KS) awarded the 2015 Energy and Environment Prize to the Volkswagen Group for the plug-in hybrids Golf GTE and Audi A3 e-tron.
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VW Completes Renewable Fuel Evaluation With Solazyme And Amyris

29 June, 2015 11:15:00
Volkswagen of America today announced the successful completion of its Renewable Diesel Evaluation Program in collaboration with Solazyme, Inc. and Amyris, Inc., two of the world’s leaders in renewable fuels and products.
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Rhys Millen Wins 2015 Pikes Peak Hill Climb [video]

29 June, 2015 08:36:00
Rhys Millen's Drive eO PP03 megawatt supercar made electric-car history by logging the overall title at the 2015 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on Sunday.
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New-generation Audi A4 Revealed

29 June, 2015 05:50:00
More powerful, more efficient, more intelligent: the new Audi A4 and A4 Avant feature numerous premium technologies which set higher benchmarks for their class. Elegant design blends with an innovative control concept, and lightweight construction meets new, efficient drivetrain solutions.
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Virgin Racing And Ds Brand Announce Partnership In Formula E Championship

29 June, 2015 02:00:00
Virgin Racing has announced a new partnership with the DS brand ahead of the second Formula E season in which the constructors will be allowed to develop their own powertrains.
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Nelson Piquet Jr Wins Inaugural Formula E Championship [full race video]

28 June, 2015 03:06:00
Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird was gifted victory in a dramatic finish to the Visa London ePrix as Nelson Piquet (NEXTEV TCR) secured seventh place to be crowned the first Formula E champion.
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Andretti Technologies To Build Formula E Powertrain

28 June, 2015 02:05:00
Andretti Formula E has announced the formation of Andretti Technologies, an independent enterprise that will operate within the Andretti Autosport company and focus primarily on producing the power train for the 2015/2016 Formula E season.