Toyota

Toyota Levin HEV/Corolla HEV - The 16th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition (2015)

Toyota Developing Plug-In Hybrid Corolla For Chinese Market

Toyota continues to moves towards the introduction of new plug-in hybrids for the Chinese market over the next few years. The Japanese company announced the expansion of its R&D facility in China, to handle not only internal battery evaluation and testing, but also test tracks for its upcoming EVs. “Specifically, the plan includes improvements…

22 hours ago by Mark Kane 1

U.S. Plug-in car sales – November 2016

EV Market Share In The US Nearly Hits 1% In November – Graphs

Plug-in electric vehicle sales in U.S. grew by a solid 32.4%, counting 13,337 deliveries (full details), while year-over year growth has now reached 14 consecutive months*. November’s result translated to a 0.97% market share (see graph below) – historically one of the best showings. Also of note, full year sales for the US are…

1 day ago by Mark Kane 15

Toyota i-Road at the 2015 LA Auto Show

Toyota Adds News In-House EV Team For “Fast-to-Market Products”

Toyota is earnestly starting to believe in the future of plug-in electric vehicles, and is now starting to play catch-up, as rumors of an “in-house” team to develop all-electric cars in a hurry are confirmed. This month, Toyota will establish an in-house venture company – in fact a virtual organization (independent of other internal structural…

6 days ago by Mark Kane 18