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Daimler AG and BYD are planning to put into production this year a purpose-built electric car based on its Denza-brand NEV concept for the Chinese market. The parent company for Mercedes-Benz and its joint venture partner have already shown the NEV concept (pictured) and at this year’s Beijing auto show in April they will show […]

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Nissan hopes to electrify this weekend’s Clipsal 500 in Adelaide, South Australia with the on-track appearance of its all-electric racing car, the Nissan LEAF NISMO RC. Nissan said its LEAF NISMO RC is one of the most innovative racing cars in the world with its all-electric powertrain. The zero-emission, purpose-built racing machine is powered by […]

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The Mazda3 compact car has reached four million units produced ten years and seven months after production of the original Mazda3 began in June 2003. The predecessor to the Mazda3 was the Mazda Protégé, itself replacing the Mazda 323. Mazda Motor Corporation announced February 26 that cumulative production of the Mazda3 (known as Mazda Axela […]

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Are you ready to buy a new green house with a garage ready for your EV or CNG-powered vehicle? KB Home unveiled its first ZeroHouse 2.0 in Los Angeles County yesterday, a house that comes ready for green vehicles with an EV charging station and a CNG hoockup in the garage. The company said a […]

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Today Tesla Motors released graphics and a brief written statement divulging more about its much-anticipated “Gigafactory” to produce batteries for its future cars. Chief among the future cars is the “Gen 3” sedan which Tesla rep Alexis Georgeson said should see 200 miles EPA-rated range on the sticker, and cost around $35,000. This car will […]

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The BMW i3 has gotten the company’s financial arm, BMW Group Financial Services, to tailor a new spin on creative financing to the buyers of this new EV. With the launch of the BMW i3, the brand’s first premium electric vehicle, BMW Group Financial Services (BMW GFS) said it created a financial “solution” to ownership […]

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MINI will present its MINI Clubman Concept at the 2014 Geneva Auto Show. The company said this concept is showcasing a new brand philosophy for a higher class of automobile. The concept is 10.25 inches (26 centimeters) longer and just under 6.7 inches (17 centimeters) wider than the current MINI Clubman and is based on […]

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Ferrari’s first hybrid supercar, the LaFerrari, has taken the prize in the Best Sports Car category during the Best Cars 2014 awards celebrated in Madrid. The award ceremony held at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium was organized by the Spanish motoring magazines Autopista, Automóvil, Coche Actual and Autovía. Ferrari’s LaFerrari is a limited-edition special vehicle of which […]

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Motorsport is changing and racing drivers, just like everyday daily drivers, will now need to pay more attention to the amount of fuel and energy they are using. When the new Audi R18 e-tron quattro hybrid-diesel race car will be pitted against its competitors in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), the Audi factory drivers […]

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Honda is expanding its manufacturing operations in North America with the production start of the redesigned 2015 Honda Fit at a new, technologically-advanced automobile plant of Honda de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (HDM). The new plant in North America increases Honda’s ability to meet customer demand for fuel-efficient subcompact models from within the region. Honda […]

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