|RENAULT Z.E. HITS THE WEST END FOR REGENT STREET MOTOR SHOW|
|◾Renault showcases its 100 per cent electric cars in London's West End for sixth year with ZOE and Twizy
◾Renault's innovative two-seater Twizy will be available to test drive throughout the day
◾The Regent Street Motor Show will be held on Saturday 5th November
Visitors to the UK's largest free motor show are able to view and test drive Renault's 100 per cent electric cars whilst going about their Saturday shopping on one of the capital's most famous streets. The French brand will be provi...[Read more...]|
|RENAULT AND CENTRAL SAINT MARTINS, UAL ANNOUNCE WINNER OF AUTONOMY-FOCUSED CAR INTERIOR OF THE FUTURE DESIGN COMPETITION .|
|◾Winning group is Oura, a wearable vehicle suit with gesture-controlled, virtual reality in-visor display
◾Three finalist groups ideas included a mobile office with inflatable seats and an interactive picture window, and a configurable three-wheeler party wagon inspired by product designer Verner Panton
◾Nine groups participated – with more than 25 Central Saint Martins students involved in total
◾Winning group revealed at 'Conversations with Clerkenwell' discussion session on 25th May at Cle...[Read more...]|
|THE ONE TONNE LIFE PROJECT THREE YEARS ON: PILOT PROJECT ENABLES CLIMATE-SMART LIFESTYLE|
|Three years on from the end of One Tonne Life, this ground-breaking project, initiated by A-hus, Vattenfall and Volvo Cars, has inspired a growing number of people to choose products that help them lead a climate-smart lifestyle. One example of these active choices is the Jogensjö family, with dad Jon, mum Tina and son Nils, who are now enjoying a comfortable, low-carbon lifestyle in the house that was at the heart of the One Tonne Life project.
'We've always believed in respecting the enviro...[Read more...]|
|VOLKSWAGEN E-GOLF TO MAKE NORTH AMERICAN DEBUT AT THE LOS ANGELES AUTO SHOW|
|The first fully electric Volkswagen for the U.S. market promises everyday usability and versatility with zero tailpipe emissions and low ownership costs
◾ Drivetrain consists of 24.2 kWh lithium-ion battery and 115 horsepower electric motor: 7.2 kW onboard charger is standard
◾ Three driver selectable regenerative braking modes
◾ Standard Fast Charging capability allows 80 percent battery charge within 30 minutes
◾ Roadside Assistance Plan takes the anxiety out of 'range anxiety'
◾ First Vo...[Read more...]|
|BMW POWERS DOWN THE COST OF ELECTROMOBILITY|
|Woodcliff Lake, NJ – 3:00 am EDT/12:00 am PDT July 22, 2013… BMW today announced pricing for the ground-breaking BMW i3 electric vehicle. The Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (without Destination & Handling) in the US will be $41,350, before any federal or state incentives. The Destination & Handling fee in the US is currently $925.
'The BMW i3 heralds the dawn of a new era for individual mobility and for the BMW Group. True to a genuine BMW, the BMW i3 has strong emotional appea...[Read more...]|