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Peugeot eF01 e-Bike

Peugeot Presents Electrically-Assisted Folding eF01 e-Bike

Peugeot announced its first electrically-assisted folding bicycle the eF01 e-Bike. The French bicycle, which debuted at the Paris Motor Show, is equipped with an innovative folding system designed by Peugeot Design Lab. Peugeot notes the eF01 e-Bike needs only three easy steps to fold up, and can be accomplished in less…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 10

Citroën CXPERIENCE CONCEPT

Citroen Cxperience Plug-In Hybrid Concept Revealed

Citroën announced its new plug-in hybrid CXPERIENCE Concept ahead of the car’s official world debut, planned for the 2016 Paris Motor Show on October 1st. It’s capable of driving some 60 km (37 miles) in all-electric mode (NEDC we believe) on a 13 kWh battery. In total (gasoline engine and 80…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 23

Aquarius Engines

PSA Group To Test Israeli Range-Extender

PSA Group confirmed it’s evaluating Aquarius Engines’s technology of a single-piston engine-generator for plug-in hybrid applications. The Israeli startup was founded in 2014, and boasts an engine-generator that is “dramatically cheaper, smaller, cleaner and more efficient than existing power generators“. Reportedly, PSA has agreed to fund further development, searching for a potentially revolutionary…

4 months ago by Mark Kane 9

L500 R HYbrid

Peugeot Unveils L500 R HYbrid PHEV Racing Concept Car

Peugeot recently present futuristic interpretation of the Indy spirit – the L500 R HYbrid PHEV racing concept in tribute to the Indianapolis 500’s winner Peugeot L45.  (and yes, they do spell HYbrid with a capital Y…for some reason) Of note: a 100 hundred years ago (on 30 May 1916), Dario Resta won…

6 months ago by Mark Kane 5

PSA Cutway

PSA Drops CHAdeMO And Joins CCS Combo for Future EVs

PSA brands (Peugeot and Citroën) recently announced a massive push into plug-in vehicles – four new electric and seven new plug-in hybrids cars, scheduled for 2019 – 2021,  Now the question is what standard of fast charging will be utilized. Previously, all PSA plug-ins used CHAdeMO DC fast charging: in both…

6 months ago by Mark Kane 33

Peugeot 3008 (ICE)

Peugeot Confirms 2019 Arrival Of 3008 Plug-In Hybrid

The new 3008, the most recently introduced SUV from Peugeot, will also get a plug-in hybrid version. The bad news is that French brand still needs some time for product development on the plug-in utility vehicle, and the expected release date is 2019. When it does arrive, the Peugeot 3008 plug-in…

6 months ago by Mark Kane 8

Citroën Electric Store

Citroën France Launched Citroën Electric Store With EVs

Citroën France recently launched an online e-shop – the Citroën Electric Store, featuring the all-electric C-Zero. Consumers in France can now configure, reserve and purchase (or lease if they prefer) the plug-in Citroën (think re-badged Mitsubishi i-MiEV) and receive delivery within 20 days from the date of the order. Through the end of…

7 months ago by Mark Kane 21