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Volkswagen Urges Malaysia to Install More Public Chargers

We’ve heard this from BMW and now Volkswagen is making the same statement. Both of the German automakers seem to show interest in launching plug-in vehicle throughout Malaysia, but with no charging infrastructure in place, it’s not going to happen. Volkswagen Group Malaysia Managing Director Christoph Aringer, stated: “Electric cars…

5 hours ago by Eric Loveday 7

We Caught The Outlander PHEV Recently Ourselves At The Tokyo Motor Show

10,000th Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Delivered in Netherlands

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is quickly becoming one of the most successful plug-in vehicles both in Japan and in Europe. Recently, Mitsubishi announced crossing a level of 10,000 delivered Outlander PHEVs in the Netherlands! Most of them (8,009) were sold in Fall of 2013.  Another 2,000 were added in the…

6 hours ago by Mark Kane 6

BMW X5 eDrive

BMW X5 eDrive – Test Drive Review

It is eerily quiet when I take off under full electric power. In a BMW X5, a full freakin-sized X5, silence. Welcome to the BMW X5 Plug-in Hybrid, named the BMW X5 Concept eDrive. Running in eDrive mode, the BMW X5 eDrive powers all four wheels up to 20 miles…

7 hours ago by Inside EVs Staff 1

Model S

Tesla Model S Sales Lead The Way In Switzerland

According to the latest official data on the number of EV registrations in Switzerland, the Tesla Model S is leading the way in every aspect. In March, the Model S had a record 105 registrations, which is more than all other pure-electric cars combined, leaving Renault ZOE, BMW i3 and…

8 hours ago by Mark Kane 2

2015 BMW i8 Rear Seat Entry

Step-By-Step Guide: BMW i8 Rear Seat Entry

Here’s our “how-to” guide for rear seat entry of the BMW i8. Step 1: Become a contortionist Step 2: Yoga classes should be attended prior to attempting entry Step 3:  Shrink yourself to well under 5 foot 8 inches tall Step 4: Manage your claustrophobic tendencies through meditation Step 5: …

14 hours ago by Eric Loveday 17

2015 BMW i8

BMW i8 On Stage At New York Auto Show

Visually, the BMW i8 is easily one of the most stunning plug-in vehicles in the world. That’s why we continue to zoom in on it every time it hits the stage at a major auto show. Here we present live images from the 2014 New York Auto Show of a…

14 hours ago by Eric Loveday 6


MetroCab Featured In Fully Charged (Video)

The latest episode of Fully Charged is dedicated to Frazer-Nash’s Range Extended Electric (REE) Metrocab taxi for London. This very interesting and unusual car was recently tested by taxi drivers and, according to Frazer-Nash, should be sold without a premium over the diesel taxis (probably including tax incentives), which probably…

15 hours ago by Mark Kane 4