Category Archives: EV

Fisker Recalls Plug-In Electric Karma for Fire Risks

published: 2011-12-30 15:19 | editor | category: News
Fisker Automotive Inc. is recalling 239 plug-in electric hybrid cars because a misaligned battery part could lead to a fire — as scrutiny over battery-powered vehicles grows. The start-up California automaker — which h...  more

Tesla Puts Model S Technology on Display

published: 2011-12-29 15:10 | editor | category: News
Tesla Motors (NASDAQ: TSLA) is showing off the advanced technology that powers Model S, the world’s first sedan built from the ground up as an electric vehicle, in its stores across North America. The tour rolls out starting...  more

Toyota Adds to Prius Lineup with Smallest Hybrid Aimed at Fit

published: 2011-12-27 15:58 | editor | category: News
Toyota Motor Corp., Asia’s largest automaker, will begin selling its smallest hybrid car in Japan today to compete with Honda Motor Co. for younger consumers seeking an entry-level fuel-efficient vehicle. The Aqua compact hy...  more

Mitsubishi Set to Join the Electric Car Revolution With MiEV

published: 2011-12-23 16:19 | editor | category: News
Electric cars make up a very small percentage of the cars on the roads , but there is no doubt that the EV trend is growing. Terms that were once foreign sounding, like EcoBoost and Hybrid, have now softened the path for more effi...  more