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As the excitement for the Honda e reaches fever-pitch, the Japanese carmaker decided to fan the flames even more by a releasing a video of the electric vehicle’s ultra-high-tech dash. Honda’s first production EV will feature an eye-popping wide digital touchscreen dashboard made up of five seamlessly integrated HD displays …

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Last July 17-18, Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI) participated in the 7th Philippine Electrical Vehicle Summit organized by the Electric Vehicle Association of the Philippines (EVAP), held at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City. Hyundai showcased two fully-electric vehicles at the event, the Kona and the Ioniq. In a …

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To support the government’s drive to modernize the public transport system, the Department of Trade and Industry’s Bureau of Philippine Standards (DTI-BPS) has released several standards that cater to the emerging market of electric vehicles (EVs). Through the BPS Technical Committee on Road Vehicles (BPS/TC 44)‘s Sub Committee on Electric …

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2019 Nissan Leaf

Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. believes that the country is ready for pure electric vehicles (EVs), as it prepares to launch the Nissan Leaf here next year. During a press conference on Wednesday, July 17, at the sidelines of the Philippine Electric Vehicle Summit 2019, Nissan Regional Senior Vice President Yutaka …

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Arnold Schwarzenegger might have retired his Terminator persona a long time ago and gone to politics, but who says he can’t be a car salesman/environmentalist as well? According to MotorAuthority, Schwarzenegger went undercover as Howard Kleiner, a used car salesman in the comedy series entitled: “Kicking Gas”. His goal was …

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In a recent media event, Chris Craft, sales and marketing chief at Bentley, revealed that the British luxury carmaker is pushing through with its strategy to electrify its entire lineup, with plans to eventually introduce its own electric vehicle (EV) in 2025. “We will bring out hybrid versions of all …

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Slated for July 17 and 18, the seventh staging of the Philippine Electric Vehicle Summit (PEVS) will see not only the participation of various independent manufacturers as they showcase their products but major car brands like Hyundai, Mitsubishi, and Nissan as well. Their participation comes as no surprise since Hyundai …

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Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI) committed to ramping up the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) in the Philippines at the first Landscape automotive industry briefing of 2019. The forum was organized by HARI and the Association of Vehicle Importers and Distributors (AVID). Alongside Electric Vehicle Association of the Philippines (eVAP) …

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It is all systems go for the Electric Vehicle Association of the Philippines (EVAP), the main voice of the electric vehicle industry in the country, as it prepares for this year’s Philippine Electric Vehicle Summit (PEVS) this coming July 17-18, 2019 at the SMX Convention Center at the SM Mall …

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The Electric Vehicle Association of the Philippines (EVAP), the main voice of the electric vehicle industry in the country, is ready for this year’s Philippine Electric Vehicle Summit (PEVS). Themed ‘Modernizing the Transport Landscape: Driving Sustainable Growth’, the PEVS is slated from July 17 to 18, 2019 at the SMX …

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The leadership of Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) expressed firm belief that the Hybrid Electric Vehicles is the best propeller of vehicle electrification efforts in the country. In his presentation during the Toyota Hybrid Electric Technology Conference, TMP chief Satoru Suzuki said that the Hybrid Vehicles (HEV) is the best electric …

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In a historic first, electric cars outsold those equipped with internal combustion engines, and it happened in the Northern European country of Norway. Electric vehicles (EV) accounted for 58.4 percent of the country’s total car sales in March, led by Tesla‘s mass market Model 3, which took nearly 30 percent …

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Nowadays, car manufacturers seem to be on a race to develop the smallest and fastest-charging battery for hybrid vehicles. The most notable and recent one is a collaboration between Honda Research Institute, California Institute of Technology (CalTech) and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. According to them, they have developed a new …

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Honda Research Institute (HRI) has announced a new battery technology breakthrough that uses fluoride instead of the more popular lithium. Fluoride is the most electro-negative element on the periodic table, and in contrast, lithium is the most electro-positive one. According to HRI, fluoride has the capacity to store more energy …

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Here’s a quick question: Would you drive a car driven by The Godfather himself, Vito Corleone? If you said yes, then you’ll like Kia’s first ever electric crossover, the e-Niro. This electric vehicle, which boasts of a 400-km range on a single electric charge and 615 km in the city, has a …

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