|SALON PRIVÉ 2013 CONFIRMS FORD EVOS CONCEPT FOR CONCEPTS & PROTOTYPES DISPLAY|
| 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....
| HONDA'S 'NEVER ENDING RACE' DOCUMENTS ITS FOUR-DECADE BATTLE AGAINST AIR POLLUTION◾Third film in award-winning Environmental Short Film Series explores Honda's voluntary efforts to reduce vehicle emissions over forty-year period|
◾Honda's successful demonstration of low-emissions vehicle technology led state of California to adopt new, more stringent emissions regulations
◾New-vehicle emissions are 1/1000th of 1970 levels
◾Next environmental 'race' is against global climate change
As unprecedented levels of pollution choked the nation's largest cities in the early 1970's....
| HONDA ACCORD HYBRID WINS 2014 MOTORWEEK DRIVERS' CHOICE AWARDThe EPA-rated 50 mpg1 city Accord Hybrid (http://automobiles.honda.com/accord-hybrid) won a 2014 MotorWeek Drivers' Choice Award for Best Eco-Friendly vehicle. The award honors the 2014 Accord Hybrid for its class-leading combination of value, reliability and innovation.|
Built at the Honda manufacturing facility in Marysville, Ohio2 alongside the gasoline-powered Accord, the model features a new two-motor hybrid system that seamlessly blends electric-only, hybrid and engine drive modes along ....
| REGEN ON DEMAND WINS 2014 GREEN CAR TECHNOLOGY AWARD• Green Car Journal praises Cadillac ELR-exclusive technology.|
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Green Car Journal today awarded the Cadillac ELR electrified luxury coupe its 2014 Green Car Technology Award for the Regen on Demand system, which allows the driver to use paddle shifters on the steering wheel to temporarily regenerate energy and store it as electricity in the battery pack for later use.
The award was announced Wednesday at The Washington Auto Show in Washington, D.C.
| NISSAN AND FEDEX EXPRESS PUT ALL-ELECTRIC E-NV200 TO WORK IN COLLABORATIVE U.S. TESTWASHINGTON, D.C. — FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp., and Nissan announced today at the Washington Auto Show that the two companies will begin testing the Nissan e-NV200, a 100 percent electric compact cargo vehicle, under real world conditions in Washington, D.C.|
This test marks the first time the vehicle will be running in North America. FedEx Express and Nissan have conducted similar e-NV200 tests with fleets in Japan, Singapore, the United Kingdom and Brazil.
FedEx and ....