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UPS and Workhorse partner on electric delivery trucks

By Editorial Staff UPS today announced it plans to deploy 50 plug-in electric delivery trucks that will be comparable in acquisition cost to conventional-fueled trucks without any subsidies – an industry first that is breaking a key barrier to large scale fleet adoption. The company is collaborating with Workhorse Group to design the vehicles from…

SsangYong Teases Electric e-SIV Concept For Geneva Show

By Editorial Staff SsangYong will showcase its e-SIV concept at the Geneva motor show alongside the European launch of its all-new Musso pick-up truck. The e-SIV is a strategic model for the brand, and illustrates its approach towards future electric vehicles, connectivity and autonomous driving. e-SIV – which stands for Electronic Smart Interface Vehicle, has…

Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION concept for Geneva revealed

By Editorial Staff The I.D. VIZZION supports the Volkswagen claim for future individual mobility. Its electric drive system makes the car clean in road traffic, and its automatic driving control will make it safe and much more comfortable. At the same time, this innovative concept car at the Geneva Motor Show demonstrates how elegant and…

New Tool Helps Car Buyers Compare Electric-Drive and Traditional Vehicles

By Editorial Staff Consumers seeking information about plug-in electric and hybrid vehicles can check out a new-vehicle purchase guidance tool created by Argonne National Laboratory. The tool was created as a part of an innovative clean-vehicle program recently launched in the Midwest. The consumer tool, called EVolution: Choices for a Smarter Purchase, is designed to…

Opel Confirms All-Electric Corsa For 2020

By Editorial Staff Opel CEO Michael Lohscheller today announced that the next generation of the Opel/Vauxhall Corsa will be produced exclusively in Zaragoza as of 2019. In addition, the electric variant of the bestselling sub-compact car will also roll off the Zaragoza production line by 2020. The Spanish plant will therefore be the first Groupe…

2018 Sonata Plug-In Hybrid Unveiled At Chicago Auto Show

By Editorial Staff The new Sonata Plug-in Hybrid feature a comprehensive exterior and interior redesign, safety, suspension and new and improved infotainment and connectivity features. The 2018 Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid will be produced in Asan, Korea, and will be available on the market in the second quarter of 2018. The new Sonata exterior design…

DiDi launches electric car-sharing platform in China

By Editorial Staff Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing launched its electric car sharing platform with 12 automakers, including BYD, local partners of Ford and the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance. The network of strategic partners includes 12 top automakers including Chinese electric carmaker BAIC BJEV, BYD, Ford partners Changan Automobile Group and Zotye Automobile, Chery Automobile Group, Dongfeng…

New Hyundai Kona Electric Teased Ahead Of Geneva Debut

By Editorial Staff Hyundai Motor has released a first teaser image of its first fully-electric SUV ahead of the official unveiling, on February 27. The All-New Kona Electric reinforces the company’s leadership in the eco-car segment. Hyundai Motor will be the first automotive brand across Europe to make an all-electric compact SUV available to everyone,…

New Nissan LEAF to go on sale in seven markets in Asia and Oceania

By Editorial Staff The new Nissan LEAF will go on sale in seven markets in Asia and Oceania during the next fiscal year, underscoring Nissan’s commitment to a cleaner, more efficient driving future. Nissan will launch the model in Australia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand. The company is also exploring…

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