Helping accelerate the development of electric drive vehicles.


All-Electric Kia Soul. Copyright Kia. All rights reserved.

All-Electric Kia Soul Under Development for U.S. Market

IRVINE, CA – Kia Motors has confirmed the development of an all-electric version of the Kia Soul, scheduled to go on sale in 2014. The ‘Kia Soul EV’ will be Kia’s first all-electric, zero-emissions vehicle marketed outside of Korea. “The new Soul EV will be at the forefront of Kia’s ‘
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2013 Toyota Auris Hybrid. Copyright Toyota. All rights reserved.

Toyota Auris Hybrid Delivers Sales Success And CO2 Leadership

Brussels, Belgium – The Auris Hybrid has received further upgrades to reduce its CO2 emissions to just 84 g/km – joining its Touring Sports sibling in segment leadership. This CO2 reduction is achieved by refining the vehicle tuning and adopting various aerodynamic improve
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Preproduction model of the Fiat 500e. Copyright FIAT. All rights reserved.

Consumers Can Now Purchase or Lease 2013 FIAT 500e

AUBURN HILLS, MI —  FIAT Brand North America is helping to make it easy for California residents to purchase or lease the all-new 2013 Fiat 500e when the electric vehicle (EV) goes on sale in the Golden State this summer. The FIAT brand’s 500e retail plan addresses concerns that
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Honda Fit EV. Copyright Honda. All rights reserved.

Los Angeles Zipsters to Get a Charge out of Driving with New Honda Fit EVs

CAMBRIDGE, MA — Zipcar is providing more sustainable transportation options for Los Angeles residents.  Zipcar, Inc., which is one of the world’s leading car sharing network, with the support of Los Angeles City Councilmember Eric Garcetti, announced the introduction of 2013 Hon
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VW e-up! debuts at the Annual Press and Investors Conference

WOLFSBURG — Volkswagen revealed their new four-seater, all-electric e-up! (yes, the exclamation mark is part of the name). The vehicle operates almost completely without making a peep and has a driving range of 150km (about 93 miles). After draining the battery, the vehicle can rechar
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