36 min ago
Report: The illogic of not supporting Level 1 EV charging in California
A slow charge is better than no charge, but the state of California and some of its largest cities don't seem to understand that concept .
4 hrs ago
Car & Driver
The Unsinkable CVT: How the "Gearless" Transmission Is Getting Its Groove Back
CVTs are our least favorite type of transmission, mainly because their only nod to driver involvement is engine drone under heavy throttle.
9 hrs ago
The Chronicle Herald
Links between cars, smartphones will only increase
The 2015 Lincoln MKC, due out next summer, will include an embedded data modem inside the car that will use your local wireless data network to communicate with your smartphone.
13 hrs ago
2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV Price Drops $6,130, Adds More Equipment
With automakers trying to capitalize on growing automotive sales, there has been a concerted effort to jump-start the electric car market with price slashing, cash incentives , and attractive leases.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Renault: 250 Miles For Subcompact Electric Cars By 2020
Save for a few electric vehicles on the fringes of the market--the Tesla Model S, for example, or the tiny Smart Electric Drive--most subcompact and compact electric cars currently offer a range of 80-100 miles.
The Motley Fool
What Is the Future of Electric Vehicles?
For as much attention as EVs have gotten, they're still in a very nascent state of their development, accounting for a tiny fraction of auto sales.
Fiat 500 E Ev : Electric Bliss
As the latest wave of electric vehicles wash across our shores in response to the ardent chumming of the Federal Government we begin to take stock of the winners and losers on the beach.
Nissan Launches Autonomous Vehicle Trials On Japanese Roads
Would you share the roads with a car that was driving itself? Several Japanese drivers already have, as Nissan has completely its first public highway test for an autonomous vehicle .
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Nissan reports Canadian sales increase of 20 per cent for November record
Calendar year-to-date sales are up 9.5 per cent with 84,655 units sold as of month end.
Official: Chevy Volt, Nissan Leaf continue neck-and-neck sales race in November
November car sales numbers are trickling in today, and we have basically the same news to report about sales of the two longest-running plug-in vehicles this month as we did last month: people are buying the Nissan Leaf and the Chevy Volt at roughly the same rate.
Auto Sales Live: Industry momentum rolls on
Buyers took advantage of Black Friday deals, and analysts say the late-month surge likely boosted November sales above a strong month last year.
Plug-In Electric Car Sales For November:
As the year winds toward a close, U.S. car sales are at their highest levels in years.
New Electric Vehicle Battery Can Help Power Buildings, Too
Nissan is taking its electric vehicle to the next level, pioneering a new system that will enable companies to regulate their electricity bills by tapping into the electric vehicles their employees are driving to work.
Who Will Challenge Tesla and Who Won't
This article is an attempt at a tutorial. There are at least three attributes that make Tesla into a new kind of automobile experience: an all-electric car that is EPA-rated at 265 miles, almost three times its nearest all-electric competitor; a superior infotainment system fitted in two screens, including one 17-inch touchscreen; a direct sales ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Report: CA Considering Buying Poor People Green Cars
The California Air Resources Board is reportedly considering a new plan to help transportation for low earners: buying them cars.
Shah opines hybrids are overrated, but manufacturers don't appear to agree
More and more consumers are examining hybrid car technologies for their next vehicle choice because of their purported advantages for the environment.
The Auto Channel
Nissan named as one of BRW Magazine's Most Innovative Companies - Again
Dec 2, 2013: Nissan has been named one of Australia's most innovative companies for the second consecutive year by leading business magazine BRW.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Green Car Congress
Nissan testing LEAF as electrical power storage and supply for office ...
Nissan reports a successful early field test of a system that will allow companies to regulate their electricity bills using the batteries of Nissan LEAFs used by their staff to commute to work.
South Africa's first electic car
Awarded after your first article is published on MyNews24. You've got nine more to go to reach the next level! South Africa's first fully electric car, the Nissan Leaf, went on sale last month.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Agency pushing new-car plan for poor
Unfortunately, California officials may not have realized that the idea of buying people new cars wasn't a serious proposal as much as a way to illustrate a point about excessive spending.