Posts by Mark Kane

Opel Ampera-e (wallpaper 2,560 x 1,700+)

Wallpaper Wednesday: Opel Ampera-e

The Opel Ampera-e is still several months from the beginning of low-volume deliveries in Norway, which will be followed by Germany and Netherlands, then France and Switzerland, but here is some shots to pass the time. The first all-electric Opel (and by the way first long-range non-Tesla BEV) is expected…

6 days ago by Mark Kane 26

Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ

Volkswagen I.D. Buzz Electric Van: Live Images, Videos From Debut

Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ is one of the biggest all-electric premiere at this year NAIAS, and pays tribute to VW’s original minibus that first launched almost 70 years ago. Build onVW’s MEB architecture, which is designed to accommodate large battery for long-range, driving, along with all-wheel drive and autonomous drive capability (in…

6 days ago by Mark Kane 25

Hyperdrive battery (Nissan lithium-ion modules)

Hyperdrive Innovation To Offer Nissan (LEAF) Batteries For Various Applications

Six years after the LEAF’s introduction, and also launching own its own lithium-ion battery production (together with NEC), Nissan has now become a battery supplier itself. British Hyperdrive Innovation has announced the launch of battery products using Nissan’s lithium-ion cells via the automakers’s Sunderland plant in the UK. Hyperdrive’s plan is to offer batteries…

7 days ago by Mark Kane 28