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Acura NSX Time Attack 1 and 2 Vehicles

Pure Electric Honda/Acura NSX Under Consideration

The Honda/Acura NSX is currently in production in the U.S. The standard version of the car comes as a non-plug-in hybrid, with a twin turbo 3.5-liter V6 and three electric motor setup. Total HP is listed at 573. However, at Pikes Peak, Honda entered a special pure electric NSX and now…

1 week ago by Eric Loveday 10

Real Time EV Sales Reporting and Historical Charts Can Be Found Here

June 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

While every month so far in 2016 has been an improvement, June was something special as the “Tesla rush” to meet Q2 estimates was far greater than the “Tesla rush” of Q2 2015 and Ford set multi-year highs for plug-in sales. In total, a new all-time record for plug-in sales…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 66

Honda FCEV Concept

Honda To Establish Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Division

Honda has applied to obtain a permit for lithium-ion battery recycling starting in Spring of 2017 in Japan. Honda says it’ll enter the battery recycling business out of necessity, due to growing demand of vehicles that employ lithium-ion batteries. As the Nikkei reports: “The Japanese automaker plans to obtain by…

4 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 9

Acura NSX Time Attack 1 and 2 Vehicles

Pure Electric Acura NSX To Compete At Pikes Peak

Acura announced its participation in the upcoming 2016 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb race (June 26th) The Japanese brand will use three cars in total – two Acura NSX supercars, and a new NSX-inspired, all-electric 4-motor SH-AWD Concept. Sadly, the press release doesn’t contain any photos of the electric concept,…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 7

May Sales, Lead By The Nissan LEAF and Fusion Energi Look Make It Three Good Monthly Results In A Row

May 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Sales of plug-in cars have been on the uptick for quite some time now in the US, but Spring has been exceptionally strong for EVs. March saw a new all-time record set with ~13,845 sales (a 33% gain over the year prior), while April notched 10,557 sales (a 16% gain). For…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 49

Real Time EV Sales Reporting and Historical Charts Can Be Found Here

April 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

It is no secret that plug-in sales in the US have been on the upswing of late.  Heading into April, five consecutive record sales months have been logged – and April continued that trend, making it six in a row, although unlike last month, it was no “sure thing” until all the…

3 months ago by Jay Cole 44