The Alt Car Expo in southern California is an annual event that helps EV customers learn about the advantages of electric cars.
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Ben Van Beurden, the CEO of Royal Dutch Shell, says his next new car will be a plug-in hybrid. He currently drives a diesel. Will wonders never cease?
After high level talks, China has agreed to a request from Germany to delay its mandate to sell 8% new energy cars by one year according to news reports.
EV sales in California were up 91% in the first quarter, thanks in part to sales of the Chevy Bolt. EVs accounted for almost 3% of all new car sales during the quarter.
Set to debut in Shanghai this month, the Qoros Model K-EV features a carbon fiber cabin and all wheel drive electric powertrain from the Koeinigsegg Regera. Production in 2019 is planned.
A new study from Norway shows that there are differences between electric and plug-in car owners, but both groups charge their cars most at home, sometimes at work, and seldom at fast chargers away from home.
At a conference in Michigan this week, auto industry executives clashed with government administrators while a Tesla representative accused the car companies of building kitchen appliances instead of cars.
The Hyundai Ioniq will be in showrooms by the 3rd quarter of 2016. The hybrid will go on sale first, followed by the electric version and then a plug-in hybrid model.
Honda says its fuel cell powered car, the Clarity, will begin US sales in 2016. The same chassis will be used for a plug-in and an electric car by 2018.
Mitsubishi Motors has had a rough time of it lately, and the Japanese automaker needs a big hit to remain a viable contender in the car market. Their trump card is the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV (Plugin Hybrid Electric Vehicle), which goes on sale in Japan on January 24.