Engines

23rd January 2019

Honda’s EV Prototype Points Way For Global Strategy

Honda will unveil a new EV that could be pointing the way the Japanese manufacturer will be heading for its global markets. Because, while all Japanese producers will be...

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Colorado ZEV Program, Vehicle Electrification Plans Ordered
22nd January 2019

Colorado ZEV Program, Vehicle Electrification Plans Ordered

New Colorado Governor Jared Polis has issued an executive order mandating the support of electric vehicles and zero-emissions vehicles. He has ordered the state’s Department of Transportation to develop...

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22nd January 2019

Peugeot Warns UK Dealers to Ready For EV Revolution

Peugeot has told its UK dealer network to prepare themselves for the coming EV revolution. During its 2019 National Dealer Conference at the NEC in Birmingham, the carmaker spelled...

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UK Needs More EV Trained Mechanics, Claims Industry Body
21st January 2019

UK Needs More EV Trained Mechanics, Claims Industry Body

There must be a greater focus on training mechanics to handle the specific challenges of working on EVs, says a UK professional body. The UK’s Institute of the Motor...

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18th January 2019

PSA Powertrain Tech Center to Cut Emissions

PSA Group has opened a powertrain center aimed at cutting CO2 emissions across its entire range of engines. Its Powertrain Expertise Centre (CEP) in Carrières-sous-Poissy, France, is dedicated to...

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Pro-EV Group Claims UK Adoption Spike
18th January 2019

Pro-EV Group Claims UK Adoption Spike

Go Ultra Low, a group promoting electric vehicle uptake, has published figures showing the UK EV and hybrid market grew by 19% in 2018 compared with 2017. The group...

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ACEA Criticizes EU’s Electric Truck Charger Shortage
18th January 2019

ACEA Criticizes EU’s Electric Truck Charger Shortage

The European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) has attacked the EU for maintaining a deficit of electric truck charging infrastructure. The ACEA has published a report claiming the shortage of...

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Energy Company Claims First Hydrogen EV Charger
17th January 2019

Energy Company Claims First Hydrogen EV Charger

A UK energy company claims to have carried out the world’s first successful demonstration of a hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicle charger. AFC Energy claims the CH2ARGE charger is “100%...

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MAN Delivers Porsche’s First Electric Logistics Truck
16th January 2019

MAN Delivers Porsche’s First Electric Logistics Truck

Porsche’s main factory in Stuttgart is to receive its first electric logistics truck from MAN. The automaker claimed the move represents a significant step in its efforts to electrify...

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Cadillac Teases EV Based on GM’s Platform
15th January 2019

Cadillac Teases EV Based on GM’s Platform

Cadillac has previewed an electric vehicle, the first based on the platform for EVs being developed by General Motors. Cadillac says further details about the car, along with its...

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15th January 2019

VW Next-Gen EVs to Take Over From Chattanooga Choo-Choo

Chattanooga may have been immortalized by the Glenn Miller swing band classic but it could now become the latest focus of Volkswagen’s EV future. That’s because the German carmaker...

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14th January 2019

Kia Pledges to Engine Cubes With New Midi SUV

Kia unveiled a new mid-size SUV at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit this week targeted squarely at the lucrative cubic capacity-hungry US market – the Telluride....

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