|SALON PRIVÉ 2013 CONFIRMS FORD EVOS CONCEPT FOR CONCEPTS & PROTOTYPES DISPLAY|
| GM INVESTS $449 MILLION FOR NEXT GENERATION ELECTRIFICATION• Brings U.S. facility investment for technologies to $5.4 billion since 2009|
DETROIT – In preparation for the next generation of electric vehicles and advanced battery technologies, General Motors will invest $449 million to upgrade manufacturing processes at Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly and Brownstown Battery Assembly plants.
'General Motors is committed to building award-winning products and developing technologies in America, which helps to grow our economy from a resurgent....
| BMW X4 SPORTS ACTIVITY COUPE AND M4 CONVERTIBLE MAKE WORLD DEBUT AT 2014 NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW◾New BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe and BMW ALPINA B6 xDrive Gran Coupe to make North American debuts|
◾Updated BMW X3 Sports Activity Vehicle also makes North American debut including first BMW Advanced Diesel X3 model for the US
◾BMW Concept X5 eDrive showcases new dimension of
BMW EfficientDynamics technology
Woodcliff Lake, NJ – April 3, 2014 6:00pm EDT/3:00pm PDT. . . The all-new BMW X4 Sports Activity Coupe as well as the BMW M4 Convertible make their world debuts at the 2014 New Yor....
|HONDA SMART HOME US OFFERS VISION FOR ZERO CARBON LIVING AND MOBILITY◾Super-efficient 'living laboratory' seeks to address two major sources of U.S. CO2 emissions: cars and homes|
◾Project achieves more than 11 tons of CO2 reduction per year compared to a conventional home and vehicle
◾Honda home energy management system (HEMS) maximizes the home's energy efficiency while communicating with the electric utility to improve grid stability
◾Home surpasses California's 2020 target for zero net energy residential construction
◾Member of University of California, Da....
| FORD, GE WATTSTATION CHARGERS SUPPORT EMPLOYEE ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING NETWORK◾Ford to install its first employee electric vehicle charging station network in Dearborn, Mich.; facilities across the United States and Canada to follow|
◾Ford will work with GE as its network provider and supplier of electric vehicle charging stations; networked stations will help Ford understand charging usage and plan for future installations
◾Ford electrified vehicles have logged an estimated 65 million electric miles over the last 18 months. Ford now offers six electrified vehicles, incl....
| MITSUBISHI MOTORS@ 2014 GENEVA INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOWBorn, February 6, 2014 - Due to open to the general public on March 6, 2014, the 84th Geneva International Motor Show (www.salon-auto.ch) will be the stage Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) has elected to give European customers a glimpse of its future plans.|
With a clear emphasis on design, driving performance AND low environmental impact, MMC will display its three latest concept cars - an 'augmented reality' interpretation of things to come short to mid-ter....
| HONDA COMMITS TO THE EXPANSION OF HYBRID VEHICLE OFFERINGS IN THE U.S.◾Honda product strategy includes advancement of Earth Dreams™ Technology powertrains, including innovative two-motor hybrid system|
◾Strategy will include changes to existing lineup of environmental vehicles
02/28/2014 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Honda is reinforcing its commitment to a clear product strategy focused on further advancing fuel-efficient and alternative-fuel vehicle technologies that are better aligned with customer needs and that strengthen the company's U.S. sales momentum. ....
| Squaring the circle: even more efficient and even cleaner – the new Fuso Canter with Ecofficiency•Ecofficiency: the Canter is both cleaner and more economical|
•Engine: 2000 bar injection pressure boosts efficiency
•Longer axle ratios reduce fuel consumption
•Emission control optimised for different weight categories
•ESP as standard for all models with driven rear axle
•Canter 4x4: even more traction with reduction gear
•Eco Hybrid: the Canter whispers through the city even more economically
•Can carry up to six tonnes: the new Canter with 8.55 t GVW
•New body variants: dropsider an....
| NISSAN SET TO ELECTRIFY CLIPSAL 500 IN AUSTRALIA WITH LEAF NISMO RC◾Clipsal 500 in Adelaide to see first Australian appearance of Nissan LEAF NISMO RC – state-of-the-art all-electric, zero emission racing car|
◾'Nissan Time Attack' sees LEAF NISMO RC on Adelaide street circuit against Nissan GT-R and Nissan Altima V8 Supercar
MELBOURNE, Australia – Nissan is set to electrify this weekend's Clipsal 500 in Adelaide, South Australia with the on-track appearance of its spectacular, all-electric racing car, the Nissan LEAF NISMO RC.
Nissan LEAF NISMO RC....