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London To Add 51 More Electric Buses

Transport for London has announced that its 507 and 521 bus routes will be entirely electric with 51 new electric buses starting in  Autumn of next year. That’s a huge project. The first EV route is the 312, which will turn fully electric later this year. Electric buses are used on…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 9

Formula E In Forza Motorsport 6

Forza Motorsport 6 To Get Formula E Race Cars

Looking for a video game that includes the entire lineup of Formula E race cars that participated in the inaugural season of the electric racing series?  Well, look no further than Forza Motorsport 6. Here’s the press blast announcing the inclusion of the entire field of Formula E cars: The…

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 2

It's As Simple As Plugging It In

BMW X5 xDrive40e – Charging Video

BMW releases a video highlighting the charging process of the new BMW X5 xDrive40e. The first plug-in hybrid production car from the BMW core brand is a Sports Activity Vehicle. With a total system output of 230 kW/313 hp generated by a four-cylinder petrol engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology…

2 days ago by Inside EVs Staff 2

Plug-In Car Sales In The Netherlands (EV Sales Blog data) - June 2015

Plug-In Electric Car Sales Outlook For The Netherlands

The Netherlands is reaching its own milestone of 50,000 plug-in cars on the roads. From January 2013 through June 2015 sales exceeded 48,500 (gathered or estimated by EV Sales Blog). We don’t have sales results for years 2010-2012, although the mark of 50,000 probably is already behind us. The spike…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 6

Now You Can Rent a Renault Fluence Z.E. in Copenhagen

Glass: Electric Cars Among Worst First Year Depreciators

Glass, a vehicle data provider, released a list of the worst first year depreciators in the UK. The title shouts that Renault Fluence ZE, Citroen C-Zero and Nissan LEAF lose more than three-quarters of their value! “Three electric cars are among the worst first year depreciators in a “Bottom 10”…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 19