Category Archives: News

China's BYD to Open Los Angeles Office

published: 2010-05-11 14:42 | editor | category: News
BYD America Corp., a division of a China-based company that makes electric cars, solar modules and lithium-ion batteries, says it is planning to open a U.S. headquarters in Los Angeles when it begins importing its plug-in cars t...  more

Volvo Cars Takes on Safety Challenges in Electric Cars

published: 2010-05-10 15:13 | editor | category: News
 "We apply the same high safety standards to all our products but the safety-related challenges may differ depending on the driveline and fuel being used. To us, electrification technology is another exciting challenge...  more

Ford Bringing All-Electric Car in 2011

published: 2010-05-10 14:59 | editor | category: News
Today at the Detroit auto show, Ford announced plans for an array of products featuring new technology, including a plug-in hybrid. Most surprising, though, were its plans for an all-electric vehicle to go on sale in 2011. ...  more

Mitsubishi Confirm ASX Crossover Vhicle for Australia

published: 2010-05-07 14:38 | editor | category: News
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited has confirmed its new sub-compact all-wheel drive vehicle will be known as the ASX when it arrives in Australia in August.  According to MMAL’s president and CEO, Masahiko Takahashi...  more