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Mazda is planning to reveal its first battery-powered vehicle at next month’s Tokyo Motor Show, reports say. News of the Japanese car manufacturer’s plans for an electric vehicle (EV) has been circulating around since June of this year, when Mazda CEO Akira Marumoto told reporters that their first EV offering …

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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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Hyundai Kona Electric

Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez underscored that for the Philippines to be a production hub of electric vehicles (EV) in the future, the government should work on a special program that will attract investors in the different stages of the value chain in the EV industry. …

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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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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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Honda’s new fully-electric city car, the Honda e, is set to become the Japanese carmaker’s first battery electric vehicle in Europe. Whether it’s destined for other markets in the future remains to be seen, but one thing’s for sure–it looks gushingly lovable, a fact made even more obvious by its …

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Xing Mobility, a builder of modular electric powertrains from Taiwan, has just converted a 1969 Chevrolet Camaro into a fully-electric vehicle. The transformed car, which boasts Xing’s new technique to cool batteries called ‘Immersion Cooled Modular Battery Pack System,’ went on display last April at the AutoTronics Taipei, an international exhibition …

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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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Nissan Leaf

In the past five years, global battery-only electric vehicle (EV) sales have increased 23-fold, with 37 percent of Southeast Asian consumers now considering EVs for their next vehicle purchase. To actively support this growing demand for information on EVs, Nissan launched its first education video series to bust myths and …

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Nissan Leaf

The Nissan Leaf is the first electric car in history to surpass 400,000 sales, solidifying the model’s leading role in the global shift toward more sustainable mobility. Introduced in 2010 as the world’s first mass-market electric vehicle, the Nissan Leaf has led the way in making the excitement and convenience …

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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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They say they first impression last, which is why Aston Martin wants to make a bold statement when it comes to its first electric vehicle (EV)–the Rapide E. The Rapide E is the first all-electric production car of Aston Martin and it’s developed in collaboration with Williams Advanced Engineering. The …

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Wankel Rotary Engine

Mazda‘s famed Wankel rotary engine hasn’t been around since the demise of the Mazda RX-8 sports car in 2012. It seems that will soon change as the Japanese carmaker has confirmed that it is bringing it back, but not as the engine of an upcoming model. Instead it’ll be a …

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Aston Martin is going all out when it comes to electric vehicle (EV) development. The British automaker has opened a new manufacturing facility in Wales, UK that’s meant to be its center for electrification. As such, Aston Martin’s Wales plant will be the production hub of the Lagonda brand, which …

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