Posts by Mark Kane

The new BMW i8 Protonic Red Edition

BMW Unveils New Protonic Red i8

No its not a specific for Valentine’s Day edition plug-in.  BMW has prepared a new special edition of the i8 – Protonic Red Edition, which will officially be unveiled at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. BMW says that there will be more special edition i8s in the future. Protonic Red…

2 hours ago by Mark Kane 0

Volvo V90 (ICE, leaked)

Volvo V90 Images Leak Out Ahead Of Full Reveal

The new Volvo V90 isn’t having any luck be kept a secret up ’til its unveiling at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. Just one month ago, someone spotted one in a garage. The Swedish estate is based on the new S90, which in its top T8 version is a plug-in hybrid….

1 day ago by Mark Kane 16

BMW 740e iPerformance

BMW 740e iPerformance Unveiled In Geneva + Specs

BMW will present its new plug-in hybrid 740e at the Geneva Motor Show, which now will have iPerformance model designation. iPerformance badging will be added to all BMW plug-in hybrids begining this summer, which BMW says “provides a visible indicator of the transfer of technology from BMW i to the BMW core brand“….

1 day ago by Mark Kane 20

The Morgan EV3

Electric Morgan EV3 To Launch In Geneva

A near production-ready version of the Morgan EV3 will be unveiled at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show in March, according to Autocar. The electric three wheeler will go on sale this summer with range of up to 150 miles (240 km). The British company intends to play with electric drive…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 15

2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid

Best Plug-In Electric Car Deals In US For February 2016

Not much has changed when it comes to the best plug-in electric car deals as listed by CarsDirect for February. The notable exception is that the Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid has jumped into the place most recently held by the Volkswagen e-Golf. Meanwhile, the Chevrolet Spark EV, Fiat 500e and Ford C-Max Energi…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 8

Alphabet electric cars

Alphabet Expanded Its Electric Car Portfolio To 3,000

In late 2015, Alphabet electric car leasing service AlphaElectric turned two years old. After some 738 cars delivered in the first year, their portfolio now stands at 3,000, according to AlphaElectric’s UK division. It seems that there is a lot of demand to lease plug-in cars in Europe, especially from “educated…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 0