BMW kicks off EV Electronauts program

Calling all Electronauts! Come in Electronauts! Please report at once to the BMW Mothership for an important announcement!


Japanese Sim-Lei EV boasts sweet specs, horrible style

When it comes to green electric vehicles, many new cars sport very odd and unattractive designs, at least IMHO.



Coda EV to finally hit showrooms

The Coda electric vehicle (EV) has a rather interesting history.

Volvo showcases XC60 plug-in hybrid concept

The 2012 North American International Auto Show in Detroit is poised for imminent kick off, with a number of new concept cars surfacing ahead of the 
big day. 



Bay Area aims to be nation's EV capital

The Bay Area wants to be known at the "Electric Vehicle (EV) capital of the United States." 



Mitsubishi's i-MiEV EV headed to the States


Mitsubishi has begun producing the North American version of its i-MiEV electric car at its Mizushima manufacturing plant in Japan.

Edison2 eVLC EV does 245MPGe - say what?

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) first began using the Miles Per Gallon Gasoline Equivalent (MGPe) in the window stickers of early green vehicles like the Nissan Leaf and the Chevrolet Volt.

Nissan wants to electrify commercial vans

Nissan already has the Leaf, and now the company is moving forward on electrifying the compact commercial vehicle market.

This EV is inspired by Star Wars

The Star Wars prequels have stirred up a lot of things, but even if you loathe the most recent movies, we think you’ll enjoy this electric vehicle the films inspired.

Renault's Twizy is a $10,000 EV

French automaker Renault has opened reservations for its Twizy electric vehicle, which is manufactured in Spain and expected to go on-sale in the European market sometime at the end of this year.


Nathan Fillion checks out Arcimoto’s new EV

Oregon-based electric vehicle manufacturer Arcimoto recently unveiled its SRK prototype called the Red 5 in Eugene.

EV charging stations hit Vegas Strip

There will come a day when an electric vehicle (EV) charging station going in anywhere - save, perhaps, the moon or Mars - won't be news. 

But we're obviously not there yet.

Solar EV charging station feeds grid

A frequent criticism of electric vehicles (EVs) is that they're really powered by coal, since that's such a significant source of electricity.

Honda leases EV-neo scooters

It's cute, it's green and it's bound to turn heads in the delivery business - it's the Honda EV-neo electric scooter, and as of now, it's available for lease sales in Japan.

Many consumers skeptical over EVs

Consumers were certainly quick to adopt hybrid cars when they debuted around a decade ago - particularly the Toyota Prius. 

But will they do the same with the new plug-in hybrids (PHEVs) and electric vehicles (EVs)?