Posts by Jay Cole

Nissan e-NV200

The Nissan e-NV200 Zips To 60 MPH in… (video)

Over the years we have published a lot of reports on plug-in car performance results…but never on a van. Check out Nissan’s all-electric van - the e-NV200, which went on sale this month in Japan as it zips to 60 mph.  Ok, perhaps ‘zips’ isn’t the best adjective, but considering it…

3 days ago by Jay Cole 8

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Nissan LEAF Nismo Acceleration Test – Video

The Nissan LEAF Nismo is a performance version of the LEAF – which unfortunately is only available in Japan at the moment. The Nismo package brings mostly a new, more aggressive aero package (that we kinda like), but also a reprogrammed/sport tuned VCM (Vehicle Control Module). Cost for a full conversion?  About…

7 days ago by Jay Cole 13

Mercedes-Benz C350 PHEV Get Revealed (via Paultan.org)

Mercedes-Benz C350 Plug-In Sheds Its Camo, Launches In 2015

The all-new Mercedes-Benz C350 Plug-In Hybrid has was revealed without heavy camouflage for the first time earlier this month at an international media ride and drive. Caught by the sharp-eyed fellows at Paultan.org (who do a really terrific job of report on the EV scene from Malaysia), the “baby” S-Class PHEV debuted…

1 week ago by Jay Cole 17

Volkswagen Santa Monica Delivers First e-Golf - Puts Together Video Of Event

First e-Golf Delivery In America At Volkswagen Santa Monica – Video

About a week we brought word though Mike Sullilvan (aka LAcarGUY) that his flagship Volkswagen dealership in California – Volkswagen Santa Monica had received and sold America’s first all-electric e-Golf. “We are really excited about the launch of the Volkswagen e-Golf” said the LAcarGUY boss, “Volkswagen is “The People’s Car”,…

2 weeks ago by Jay Cole 31