|ŠKODA AT AUTO SHANGHAI 2017|
|Mladá Boleslav / Shanghai, 18 April 2017 –At the Auto Shanghai exhibition (19-28 April 2017), ŠKODA is celebrating the world premiere of its first fully electrically powered concept car. With the VISION E ŠKODA is underlining its future strategy in the field of electromobility. Here is an overview of the most important information.
◾CONCEPT: the first fully electrically driven concept car in the history of ŠKODA; developed based on Volkswagen Group's MEB (modular elect...[Read more...]|
|NISSAN AND BMW PARTNER ONCE AGAIN TO EXPAND DC FAST CHARGER ACCESS ACROSS THE U.S. TO BENEFIT EV DRIVERS|
|◾An additional 174 EVgo-networked 50kW DC Fast charging stations have been installed across 33 states to facilitate easier longer distance electric vehicle travel for Nissan LEAF and BMW i3 drivers, and all EV drivers
◾EVgo is the nation's largest public DC Fast charging operator, currently offering nearly 670 DC Fast charging stations across the U.S.
◾An additional 50 dual-port DC Fast chargers are planned for 2017, through this partnership
◾Each of these publicly available charging stations...[Read more...]|
|HYBRID TECHNOLOGY IN THE LMP1 PORSCHE 919 HYBRID|
| ||• FIA World Endurance Championship WEC, LMP1, Technology|
Atlanta, Georgia. This weekend, the Le Mans Prototype Porsche 919 Hybrid has its only 2016 appearance in Germany. At the six-hour race to be held on the Grand Prix circuit of the Nürburgring, the fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship(WEC), the series' leader fights to defend its title. At the same time its mission is to revolutionize the technology of future sports cars.
With the 919 Hybrid, Porsche has dev...[Read more...]
|NISSAN OFFERS FREE CHARGING FOR NEW LEAF BUYERS IN LOS ANGELES|
|LOS ANGELES – There are many attractive reasons for Angelenos to own the all-electric Nissan LEAF: single-occupant access to high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes; an available California state tax rebate of $2,500; much lower operating costs than a gas-powered car and now, free public charging.
Nissan announced today that it is adding Los Angeles to its 'No Charge to Charge' promotion, a program that will offer two years of no-cost public charging at hundreds of stations with the purchas...[Read more...]|
|Nissan, New York City Launch Leaf Electric Vehicle Taxi Pilot|
|To celebrate Earth Day, Nissan and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg today launched a new electric vehicle taxi pilot with the world's best-selling electric car, Nissan LEAF. This pilot program, which puts six LEAF taxis into service beginning this spring, will help Nissan, the city, the taxi industry and the public understand how zero emission vehicles can be integrated into future taxi fleets.
Joe Castelli, vice president, Nissan Commercial Vehicles said: 'As part of our commitment to z...[Read more...]|