The Chevrolet Volt model from General Motors would soon be available in Canada. In fact, General Motors dealers located in seven important regions across the country have already started taking orders for the car. The starting price of the extended range electric vehicle has been fixed at CA$41,545 which equals to US$43,780 at today’s exchange
Among the many world premieres that took place during the recently concluded 2011 Auto Shanghai event (April 21- 28), one that too deserves to be held aloft is from the Taiwanese automaker Luxgen. Christened the Neora, the car’s claim to fame is that it runs entirely on electric power. Neora also serves to bring forth
BMW have announced its intention of creating a new ‘i’ sub-brand which would be a standalone hybrid line of cars with an extended range and being fully electric plug in type. To keep up to its words the company is now working full steam on this new project of theirs. From certain spy videos that
The Volt from Chevrolet would be available in the European market. This was announced by the company at the Geneva Motor Show. Price for the car has been fixed as starting from €41,950 or US$58,560. For other European markets the price has been accordingly fixed and expected to be available from November 2011. Opel Ampera,
The Geneva Motor Show would witness a fully electric Phantom model from Rolls Royce. This would be a test case by the British car maker for battery powered cars. Torsten Müller-Ötvös, CEO of the company said from the company’s headquarters in Goodwood: “We have engineered the world’s first battery electric vehicle for the ultra-luxury segment.
Among the many other goodies that BMW had on display at the 2010 Detroit Motor Show was its EV concept. At the Geneva Motor Show the company is now going to show the ActiveE which is the production version of the concept. There would also be the Vision CD Roadster model on display at the
Put aside the similarity of the name with a taunt that a German (without any offence) would likely call an English who parked at a place he was intending to park at, Nissan’s Geneva motor show-bound Esflow concept is a proposal of supreme interest for a pure electric sports coupe. It uses the Leaf’s battery
Volvo V60 diesel-electric plug-in hybrid will be launched at the Geneva Motor Show, has an economy rate of 125 MPG
The Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid car is going to be showcased at the 2011 Geneva Motor show. The vehicle is near ready for production and statistics available of the car point out to it having a fuel consumption rate of 125 mpg which works out to a 1.9 liter of juice for every 100 km.
In the modern world of automobiles, competition is getting the best out of each auto maker in the market. Take Ford for example. They are hell bent in taking on the Nissan Leaf EV model along with the Chevrolet car named Volt in the EV range of models with their brand new set of wheels
News had it that Ford was in the process of coming out with their all electric version of the Focus subcompact model which is one of the latest generation cars from the company. Facebook page of the company has also displayed some teaser images that the company has pasted there. It shows the cars plug
To give value added service to its customers Brabus’ Zero Emission division have joined hands with German electricity company RWE and created the Green Package for the Tesla Roadster. There is a host of exterior and interior changes and modification that they have carried out to the base model. There is the feature where the
With RAV4 still raging fine, Toyota collaborates with Tesla in the cause of gifting the common man an EV version of the SUV. The second generation of SUV is subjected to a series of 35-vehicle test run and analysis, tantamount to those of Mini E’s pilot program, while the vehicles in production awaits launch in
Seat has disclosed its plan to present a second iteration of its IBE small sports concept car. The event selected by the automaker is the 2010 Paris Motor Show. The first version was introduced at the Geneva Salon in the month of March and was a coupe-ish hatchback with the low bonnet and long roof
Jaguar has rolled out a concept car which is a range extended electric vehicle. The concept has been aptly named as C-X75 RE-EV. The event coincides with their celebrating of the 7-5 and the car has been inspired by their XJ220. Electric motors that work in conjunction with “micro gas-turbines” are the power train of