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Merc Electric Vehicles Next Year

Published by on Apr 12th, 2011, No Comments

A new generation line-up of vehicles from the Mercedes Benz stables will be electric. A joint venture between Daimler and Robert Bosch GmbH points to such a probability. As per the JV agreement, Daimler is looking to rope in Robert Bosch’s expertise in developing electric motors for the new line up.

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Audi A2 Getting Resurrected

Published by on Mar 18th, 2011, No Comments

Audi appears to be considering resurrection of the A2 model. The move has been rumored for a long time, but the latest reports suggest that several proposals are under consideration for production. However we did not receive any official confirmation yet.

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Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid Vehicle to be Showcased at Detroit

Published by on Dec 27th, 2010, No Comments

The Detroit Auto Show that gets underway next month will see Toyota unveil its Prius family for the world. The world premiere will be significant for Toyota for the reason that the event will be witness to the world showcasing of the Prius Plug-in hybrid vehicle (PHV) and a new Prius concept study.

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Lexus ES New Edition Hybrid Expected

Published by on Dec 21st, 2010, No Comments

Lexus has filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, for an automobile that could be that a hybrid version of the Lexus ES sedan. The company already has a new hybrid vehicle the 2011 Lexus CT 200h in the works.

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First Lot of 350 Chevy Volts Heads for US Dealerships

Published by on Dec 16th, 2010, No Comments

So the Chevy Volts have started reaching for the dealerships.  Though it might take time till next year for a full roll out,  the first lot of 350 Volt EVs has hit the road to dealerships in California, Texas, Washington DC and New York.

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Toyota-Tesla RAV4 EV Teased

Published by on Nov 15th, 2010, No Comments

The first pictures of Toyota’s RAV4 EV have been released, giving the industry a look at the vehicle before t is unveiled at the Los Angeles Auto Show. A lot of eyes are waiting to see this, especially because it was jointly developed with Tesla, after Toyota entered into a $50 million agreement with the company for collaboration on EV technology.

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Audi A1 e-tron Promo Video Shown

Published by on Nov 11th, 2010, No Comments

Audi has released a promotional video highlighting the almost completely electric version of its compact hatch, the Audi A1 e-tron. The exciting new version possesses an electric motor that produces 75 kW (102 PS) of power (45 kW / 61 PS continuous) and 240 Nm (177 lb-ft) of torque (150 Nm / 111 lb-ft continuous) and is ably complemented by the 12 kWh lithium-ion battery pack.

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2014 Lotus Elite Official Details Surface

Published by on Sep 21st, 2010, No Comments

The first official details of the 2014 Elite have been released by Lotus, putting an end to the speculative buzz that was generated by the earlier teasers. It appears that the company was attempting to redefine the concept of modern classic – and has succeeded in many ways.

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