Category Archives: EV

Audi A3 e-tron EV Expected in 2013

published: 2011-04-12 14:25 | editor | category: News
Audi is now talking up a new version of the e-tron that is an electric version of its most popular vehicle, the A3. The new version of the e-tron will be the first EV wearing the Audi crest to hit the commercial market. The vehicl...  more

Europeans split over EV plug standard

published: 2011-04-08 11:02 | editor | category: News
Euractiv reports that French and Italian groups have misgivings over the German design of a plug for electric vehicles proposed as a common European standard. The tussle highlights “industrial jealousy”, the report say...  more

Ford Hybrids Rated Highest for Customer Payback, Value

published: 2011-04-01 14:20 | editor | category: News
EN-US" style="font-family: Arial;">With gas prices on the rise, the interest around fuel efficiency and hybrid vehicle options is top of mind for potential car buyers. But are all hybrids created equal? Recent industry studies sho...  more

Tesla Roadster Drives 10 Million Miles and Counting

published: 2011-03-30 14:35 | editor | category: News
p://">Tesla Motors announced that electric Roadsters in over 30 countries have now covered over 10 million real-world miles, the greatest collective distance covered by any electric vehicle maker to date. Roadste...  more

Cruze’s Innovative Electrical Technology Saves Fuel

published: 2011-03-29 14:27 | editor | category: News
el economy in the Chevrolet Cruze consists of many small steps, including reducing the energy consumed by the alternator to help make the engine run more efficiently. Officially, it is a patented General Motors technology called R...  more