Tag: electric vehicles

The DNA of the Nissan LEAF goes back to 1947 (w/VIDEO)

The DNA of the Nissan LEAF goes back to 1947 (w/VIDEO)

The Nissan LEAF is the most widely sold electrically-powered vehicle (EV) today, with over 300,000 units sold worldwide since being launched 7 years ago. Early this year, deliveries of the much improved second generation began in North America, Japan and Europe and Nissan expects to extend its leadership in this […]

Speeding up battery recharging to make EVs more acceptable

Speeding up battery recharging to make EVs more acceptable

Increased acceptance of electric vehicles is largely dependent on factors which relate to convenience in daily use. Range is one issue and that’s increasing as batteries store more and more energy. The network of recharging stations is also an important consideration as this has implications on how far the EV […]

Every Toyota/Lexus model to be ‘electrified’ by 2025

Every Toyota/Lexus model to be ‘electrified’ by 2025

Sometime the future, all vehicles may run on electricity and there will no longer be vehicles powered by fossil fuels  – petrol or diesel. However, before that time comes, there is a period of transition which has begun as more companies announce plans to provide ‘electrified’ vehicles in their near-future […]