Hybrid and Electric Cars News published on January 1, 2018| Electric Cars | Hybrid cars

Hybrid and Electric Cars News published on January 1, 2018

  • Beijing Sets Up More Than 112000 Charging Points for Electric Vehicles
    Beijing has also launched a mobile phone application so that drivers of electric or hybrid cars can locate the nearest charging points. … In the first 11 months of the year, sales of electric and hybrid cars in China reached 609,000 units, 51.4 percent more than in the same period in 2016, thanks to …
  • Genovation GXE, electric Corvette Grand Sport conversion, coming to CES
    The organ transplant was good for a land speed record for street-legal electric cars at 205.6 miles per hour, and a standing-mile record for electric cars at … The limited run helps keep the price high, and buyers can opt for a feature not seen on any other electric car we know of: a seven-speed manual …
  • 2016 MERCEDES BENZ S 550 HYBRID
    2016 MERCEDES BENZ S 550 PLUG-IN HYBRID LONG WHEEL BASE,16000km,BC local,NOT A REBUILT,clean title,NO ACCIDENTS,3.0L turbo,V6,AMG package,intelligent drive package,premium package,FULLY LOADED,for…
  • Big money is backing out of fossil fuel industry, moving into greener alternatives
    McKibben mentions the revenue that Elon Musk has been able to generate from his Tesla electric car company alone — an enterprise that is worth approximately $53.5 billion, more than Ford and General Motors combined. “Smart investors looking ahead can see where the future lies,” McKibben says.
  • Electric vehicle subsidies needed to entice Canadian buyers: report
    "Right now an electric car is more expensive because of its battery, but offering that rebate to people helps close the gap," he says. … Woynillowicz also believes more buy-in of electrics will be good for the Canadian economy, noting that Canada mines a lot of the metals used to build electric cars.
  • UK lacks infrastructure for self-driving electric cars, says Axa
    A shortage of charging points and strain on energy supplies are now the main stumbling blocks to the rise of driverless electric cars, according to the UK boss of insurer Axa. … She explained: “If suddenly everyone's got one [an electric car] I'm not sure how the National Grid is going to cope with that.
  • Company Car Drivers Save Thousands Of Pounds By Going Electric
    Miles relates a fine experience of savings on fuel for his electric car, but I tend to have free charging everywhere I go (and no home charging). … as Government grants provide up to £4,500 off the price of pure electric cars, £2,500 off the price of eligible plug-in hybrid cars, and up to £8,000 off the price of …
  • Volvo's new V40 lineup to include EVs
    The Polestar will be the first electric car to make use of the platform, and when the next V40 arrives after that it will be available with a choice of electrified powertrains. As well as plug-in hybrids, there will also be all-electric models with differently-sized batteries to offer different ranges and price points.
  • UK lacks infrastructure for self-driving electric cars, says Axa
    Inadequacy of charging points could doom future of electric cars in the UK, warns Amanda Blanc, Axa's UK boss. Photograph: Ben Smith for the … She explained: “If suddenly everyone's got one [an electric car] I'm not sure how the National Grid is going to cope with that. If in the Coronation Street break …
  • 2017's most important green car story: internal-combustion engine ban in China
    The country's government-industrial policy has long been to dominate global sales of photovoltaic solar cells, lithium-ion battery cells, and plug-in electric cars. This policy not only furthers those goals, but eliminates vehicular contributions to the severe air pollution that blankets most Chinese cities and …
  • Electric cars?
    Monica-M30. 1 hour ago. Electric cars? Closed. Vote to see results. What do you think? l_side:0.0312463. Related polls and topics. r_side:0.031245. Share by email. Add contacts. Enter message here. Cancel. Cancel. Send. You're almost there. In order to create content on the community. Verify your …
  • Why did you buy a plug in and not an electric car.
    I'm one of those willing to take my chances on having non-run flat tires, and no spare. It's been 30 years since i've had a puncture that leaked fast…
  • Top 5 Electric Cars
    When it comes to value for the money, I think the Nissan LEAF is an obvious top contender. The LEAF is the best-selling electric car in history globally, in the US, in Europe, and in Japan. It is a really solid vehicle for a great price. Some of the other cars on this list can compete, depending on your taste, …
  • Electric car BOOM – EV and plug-in hybrid vehicle sales exceed 3 million worldwide
    SALES of electric cars have soared past the three million mark globally, revealing a positive switch towards zero-emissions travel. … Electric and plug-in hybrid car sales have now soared past three million units across the globe. … Volvo's NEW electric car to have over 250 miles of range, here's wh.
  • EV Company News For The Month Of December 2017
    Global EV sales – November global electric car sales hit a new record up a massive 72% on last year, year to date sales pass the magic 1 million mark. EV market news – "Electric cars already cheaper to own and run than petrol or diesel – study." India announces they will go 100% electric vehicles for …
  • Jump starting the EV revolution will take more quick charging stations, but who will pay for them?
    By 2030, state forecasts call for more than 300,000 electric cars under a moderate adoption scenario and more than 900,000 in an aggressive one, said Christian Williss, director of transportation fuels and technology program at the Colorado Energy Office. Utilities will need to supply more electricity and …
  • Car sales to taper but …
    All pickup trucks and pure electric vehicles would be exempted from additional taxes while hybrid (half petrol/diesel, half electric) cars will see 50 percent of the excise tax rate applied. “We already had plans of buying a sports utility vehicle in 2017 but we really made sure we got it before the year ends …
  • Rants & Raves: Dec. 31, 2017
    Looking for change: Not saying the letter writer is wrong, but why would someone buy an electric car without first investigating the availability of power stations outside the home? That's like buying a diesel and not having a source for diesel. Service animal law: Real service animals should be licensed.
  • Metro Cebu traffic woes to continue
    Demand for electric cars is envisioned to rise this year and the following years given that these units are exempted from taxes. The Toyota dealership in Mabolo is pushing for environment-friendly vehicles in 2018. (See separate story). But Joseph said these cars need to be sold at reasonable prices.


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