Hyundai expands NEXO fuel cell SUV availability in Northern California

Green Car Congress

Hyundai’s NEXO fuel cell SUV is now available at Roseville Hyundai near Sacramento. NEXO is available now and can be leased for $379 (Blue model) or $449 (Limited model) for 36 months.

2020 121

LEVC launches VN5 range-extended electric van; available to order now

Green Car Congress

Available to order now, first VN5 deliveries will commence in RHD form in Q4, with LHD models available from March 2021. Based on the same architecture and proven eCity range-extender technology as LEVC’s TX electric taxi, a pure EV range of over 58 miles (93 km) and a total flexible range of more than 300 miles (484 km) can be achieved. Six option packs are available.

2020 93

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Trending Sources

New VW Golf now available to order with natural gas drive

Green Car Congress

The new VW Golf is now also available in certain markets with natural gas drive: the Golf TGI is equipped with a 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine with 96 kW / 130 PS and three natural gas fuel tanks.

2020 103

Range Rover Evoque and Land Rover Discovery Sport now available as PHEVs: P300e

Green Car Congress

The new Range Rover Evoque and Land Rover Discovery Sport premium compact SUVs are now available with plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) technology, with an electric-only range of up to 66 km (41 miles) and CO 2 emissions as low as 32 g/km. Range Rover Evoque PHEV. seconds) in the Range Rover Evoque.

Volvo 48V MHEV powertrain now available on all models

Green Car Congress

In a broad portfolio upgrade, Volvo Cars announced that its 48-volt mild-hybrid powertrain options are now available on every Volvo model, further boosting the company’s electrified offerings. Introduced on the XC90 and XC60 SUVs last year, the mild hybrids are now also available on all other 90- and 60-series cars, as well as on the XC40. The mild-hybrid powertrain options on the V90 Cross Country represent the first electrified variants in the history of the Cross Country range.

2020 108

200-mph, 520-mile Tesla Model S Plaid available to order, but delayed to late 2021

Green Car Reports

Tesla on Tuesday unveiled the fastest, longest-range version of the Model S to date.

2020 85

New Golf Variant TGI natural gas model now available to order; three tanks, more CNG range

Green Car Congress

Third natural gas tank for additional range of 80 kilometres ›. The new Golf Variant model now features three natural gas tanks—instead of just two as before—once again increasing the already long range of the CNG drives. At the same time, the additional tank increases the range in natural gas mode by up to 80 kilometers compared to its predecessor. Both can be added to fuels or are available as pure biofuels.

2019 85

2021 Jeep Gladiator available with 3rd generation 3.0L EcoDiesel

Green Car Congress

As suggested in 2018, ( earlier post ) the 2021 Jeep Gladiator is now available with the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V-6 engine. The expected fuel economy ratings will deliver the highest driving range on one tank of fuel yet for Gladiator. of torque, with engine stop-start (ESS) technology standard, is available on Gladiator Sport, Overland and Rubicon models. 1 low-range gear ratio is standard on Rubicon models and the Command-Trac part-time two-speed transfer case with a 2.72:1

2020 75

Borealis Fibremod technology available for N American market; glass and carbon fiber-reinforced polypropylene

Green Car Congress

Borealis, a supplier of polyolefin plastic materials for engineering applications in the automotive industry, announced the availability of Fibremod, its innovative carbon and glass fiber-reinforced polypropylene (PP) technology, for the North American automotive market.

2020 85

Kenworth electric trucks go on sale, with range up to 200 miles

Green Car Reports

Two variants—the K270E (Class 6) and K370E (Class 7)—are currently available to order in the United States and Canada. Battery packs of 141 kilowatt-hours and 282 kwh are available, with estimated ranges of 100 miles and 200 miles, respectively.

2020 112

Ford Transit Custom Plug-In Hybrid available for order in Europe, deliveries by year-end

Green Car Congress

Ford’s Transit Custom Plug-In Hybrid van ( earlier post )is available to order now with first deliveries before the end of the year. Combining zero-emission driving capability and no range anxiety, the first-in-class Transit Custom Plug-In Hybrid van can be charged with grid electricity for a pure electric NEDC driving range of up to 56 km (35 miles). liter EcoBoost gasoline engine acts as a range extender for total driving range exceeding 500 kilometers (310 miles), 2.7

2019 95

New 2016 Nissan LEAF with available 30 kWh pack for 107-mile range

Green Car Congress

Nissan introduced the 2016 all-electric LEAF with an available 30 kWh battery that provides an EPA-estimated range of 107 miles (172 km)—a 27% increase over the previous 24 kWH battery. LEAF S models continue to be equipped with a 24 kWh battery with an EPA-estimated range of 84 miles.The 2016 model also offers an enhanced IT system that is more user-friendly and gives drivers greater vehicle connectivity.

2015 85

Mercedes-Benz S 560 e PHEV now available for ordering

Green Car Congress

The efficiency of the 9G-TRONIC plug-in-hybrid transmission and a new lithium-ion battery support an all-electric range of around 50 kilometers (31 miles). The third generation of the plug-in hybrid from Mercedes-Benz is due to be launched. Earlier post.) The new S 560 e (combined fuel consumption: 2.6-2.5 l/100 km, combined CO 2 emissions: 59-57 g/km, combined electrical consumption: 20.2-20.0 kWh/100 km) can be ordered from today.

2018 78

New enhanced-range Volkswagen e-Golf now available for order in Europe

Green Car Congress

Volkswagen’s new e-Golf, with a larger battery pack and enhanced driving range ( earlier post ), is now available for order in Europe. Compared to its predecessor, the new version offers more power, longer range and extended standard features. Its driving range in the New European Driving Cycle (NEDC) is 300 kilometers (186 miles). This increase the range compared to its predecessor by up to 50%, depending on driving style and usage.

2017 60

When will Tesla Model 3 all-wheel-drive, lower-range models be available?

Green Car Reports

As Tesla ramps up production of the Model 3 and continues to deliver cars to its long list of reservation holders, many buyers are wondering when they will be able to configure Model 3s with "D" all-wheel drive or with the smaller base battery pack. We can't yet address the smaller battery packs, but CEO Elon Musk left a clue for buyers waiting. all-wheel drive Tesla Motors plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

2018 55

Harley-Davidson 2020 LiveWire electric motorcycle available for pre-order at $29,799; 2 new electric concepts

Green Car Congress

At CES 2019, Harley-Davidson announced pricing and pre-order availability for LiveWire, its first electric production motorcycle. The 2020 LiveWire is now available for US dealer pre-order at h-d.com/LiveWire with an MSRP of $29,799. The instant torque provided by the H-D Revelation electric powertrain can produce 100 percent of its rated torque the instant the throttle is twisted, and 100 percent of that torque is always available.

2019 99

Mercedes OM 656 diesel now available in G-Class in G 350 d

Green Car Congress

The models will be available to order starting in January 2019 and will arrive in dealerships in spring. As a result, the G-Class model range now offers buyers a choice between the G 500 (fuel consumption, combined: 12.1-11.5 The low-range off-road reduction gear considerably increases torque at the drive wheels. DYNAMIC SELECT is now available with up to five drive modes for the G-Class as standard.

2018 100

Updated Nissan LEAF available in Japan; range improved by 14%; new motor uses 40% less dysprosium

Green Car Congress

The battery-electric LEAF, now in its second iteration, is now available at Nissan dealers nationwide. With the updates, range at full charge on the JC08 cycle is expected to be 228 km (141 miles)—a 14% improvement over the original version of the LEAF with a 200-km range (124 miles) on the JC08 cycle. Driving performance is enhanced by improved steering response in the medium-speed range and optimized suspension characteristics associated with weight reduction.

2012 93

Hyundai ramps up Kona Electric production for Europe; will it ease availability in the US?

Green Car Reports

Hyundai created one of the most appealing affordable long-range electric vehicles yet—its Kona Electric crossover—and then has faced widespread criticism for limiting supply well below demand in the U.S. and Europe. On Thursday the company announced what could help relieve the situation. Starting in March, it will ramp up production of

2020 61

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV now available across US

Green Car Congress

Chevrolet announced today that the Bolt EV is now available by order or in stock at certified dealerships across the US. Starting at an MSRP of $37,495 before federal tax incentives of up to $7,500 depending upon individual tax situation, the 2017 Bolt EV offers an EPA-estimated 238 miles of range on a single charge. Through 30 August 2017, Chevrolet sold 11,670 Bolt EVs this year and 12,249 since the start of sales in December 2016.

2017 65

2022 GMC HUMMER EV Edition 1 first with new Ultium battery architecture; 24-module, dual stack, 350+ miles range

Green Car Congress

The 2022 GMC HUMMER EV Edition 1 will be the first vehicle in production with GM’s all-new Ultium battery architecture and will offer a large range of on- and off-road features and vehicle dynamics and performance features.

2020 85

London black cab spawns range-extended electric delivery van

Green Car Reports

London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) is using its extended-range electric taxi as the basis for a new van. Called the VN5, it's currently available to order, with deliveries of right-hand drive vehicles for the United Kingdom scheduled to begin The company that made London's iconic black cab greener is now doing the same with delivery vans.

2020 63

Leaf lease deals, top-selling used EVs, Polestar 2 range: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

And the Polestar 2 and Volvo XC40 Recharge get rated for range. Availability. Our monthly deals roundup highlights a Nissan Leaf lease deal at $199 and the Bolt EV as low as $145/month. We look at why the Nissan Leaf is the top-selling used EV in most states.

2020 65

Efficient Drivetrains announces availability of EDI PowerDrive 6000ev electric drivetrain for medium-duty vehicles

Green Car Congress

EDI), a provider of advanced high-efficiency zero emissions plug-in hybrid and electric vehicle drivetrain solutions, announced the availability of its EDI PowerDrive 6000ev. OEMs are able further customize their vehicle solutions with EDI’s Electric Power Export (Power2E) option—the capability to export a range of power directly from the vehicle for use in disaster recovery, jobsite maintenance, tool operation, and other applications. Efficient Drivetrains, Inc.

2018 81

NVIDIA introduces DRIVE AutoPilot, first commercially available Level 2+ automated driving system

Green Car Congress

At CES 2019, NVIDIA announced the first commercially available Level 2+ automated driving system, NVIDIA DRIVE AutoPilot, which integrates multiple breakthrough AI technologies that will enable supervised self-driving vehicles to go into production by next year. DRIVE AV also includes a diverse and redundant set of advanced DNN technologies that enable the vehicle to perceive a wide range of objects and driving situations, including DriveNet, SignNet, LaneNet, OpenRoadNet and WaitNet.

2019 78

Allison Transmission announces global availability of 9-speed transmission, expanded electrification portfolio at IAA CV

Green Car Congress

At IAA Commercial Vehicles, Allison Transmission announced that it will offer its medium-duty, fully automatic 9-speed transmission globally, and that it has developed an electric hybrid system with purely electric extended range. In addition to the 9-speed transmission, Allison also announced the expansion of its electrification portfolio with an electric hybrid system that includes a purely electric extended range of up to 15 kilometers.

2018 83

Citroën launching electrification offensive across commercial range

Green Car Congress

The Brand is now preparing to launch a major electrification offensive across its commercial range. Already present in very targeted markets with Berlingo Electric and the forthcoming launch of Jumpy Electric (beginning of 2020), the Brand plans to extend its electric offering for business customers with a range of 100% electric compact vans by 2021. Citroën is a leading player in the Light Commercial Vehicles market.

2019 69

Up to $29M available for public EV chargers in SoCal; SCIP accepting applications

Green Car Congress

Up to $29 million is now available through the Southern California Incentive Project ( SCIP ) to install charging stations in the four-county area. DC fast chargers can power most EVs and provide over 100 miles of driving range per hour of charging, which is ideal for on-the-go charging. Rebates of up to $80,000, or 80% of total costs, are available in designated disadvantaged communities.

2018 76

3.0L EcoDiesel available across the 2020 Jeep Wrangler four-door lineup; 1st diesel-powered Wrangler in N America

Green Car Congress

1 low-range gear ratio on Rubicon models and the Command-Trac part-time two-speed transfer case with a 2.72:1 1 low-range gear ratio on Sport and Sahara models. To meet consumer demand around the world, all Jeep models sold outside North America are available in both left- and right-hand drive configurations and with gasoline and diesel powertrain options.

2019 71

Golia electric passenger transfer vehicle available in UK

Green Car Congress

A battery-powered, six-seat passenger transfer vehicle is now available in the UK. The electric road-legal bus has a range of up to 50 miles (80 km) on a single charge and is fitted with a two-speed manual gearbox, to help traverse steeper gradients. It is available exclusively in the UK from ePowerTrucks. The Golia range of commercial EVs is designed and manufactured by Esagano Energia, based in Milan.

2013 97

NY launches first EV charging station installation rebate initiative for public and private locations; $5M available

Green Car Congress

Cuomo announced that $5 million is available as part of the first rebate designed specifically for the installation of electric vehicle charging stations at workplaces, office buildings, multi-family apartment buildings, and public locations such as theaters, malls, parks and retail locations. Level 2 stations provide up to 25 miles of electric range to cars for each hour they are charging. New York Governor Andrew M.

2018 75

Toyota details powertrain advances in Gen4 Prius; available E-Four system for all-wheel drive

Green Car Congress

The new Prius will be available with either a new lithium-ion or a new nickel-metal hydride hybrid battery. For the first time, the Prius will feature an available E-Four (electronic four-wheel drive) system, which uses a high-output rear motor to assist the engine and front motor as needed and continuously optimizes the allocation of power between the front and rear wheels. Available Advanced Technologies.

2015 116

CMU team evaluates range and battery tradeoffs between vehicle automation and electrification

Green Car Congress

A team of researchers at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) has used a vehicle dynamics model to evaluate the trade-off between automation and electric vehicle range and battery longevity. They found that automation will likely reduce electric vehicle range by 5–10% for suburban driving and by 10–15% for city driving. The effect on range is strongly influenced by sensor drag for suburban driving and computing loads for city driving. times the interquartile range.

2020 94

Hyundai Motor Group and Aptiv to form autonomous driving joint venture; autonomous platform to be available in 2022

Green Car Congress

The joint venture will begin testing fully driverless systems in 2020 and have a production-ready autonomous driving platform available for robotaxi providers, fleet operators, and automotive manufacturers in 2022. Aptiv operates more than 100 autonomous vehicles on multiple continents, across a range of driving conditions and environments, including the largest commercial deployment of autonomous vehicles in Las Vegas with a ride-hailing network.

2019 71

Volvo makes latest Drive-E technology available across the range

Green Cars News

Volvo is making its new Drive-E powertrains available on all cars in the range as part of the 2015 model line-up. The flagship engine in the Drive-E range is the D4, which has already taken accolades for finding that holy grail of performance and efficiency. For the 2015 model year it has been upda[.]. Volvo

2015 44

IMPCO CNG fuel system available for Chevy Cruze

Green Car Congress

announced the development and availability of its bi-fuel CNG fuel system for the 2014 Chevrolet Cruze 1.4L The systems will be available throughout Fuel System’s IMPCO Automotive nationwide certified installation network beginning September 2013. The IMPCO Automotive powered Chevrolet Cruze includes a trunk mounted Type 3 tank providing more than 200 miles of additional range while allowing for nearly 7 cubic feet of available storage space.

2013 78

2016 Chevrolet Volt: Owner's First Impressions Of Car, Range, Dealers, And More

Green Car Reports

It won’t be available nationwide until next spring, but new Volts are already being delivered in California and a few other states. Plug-In Hybrids Chevy Volt plug-in cars Range-Extended Electric VehicleAlong with the upcoming fourth-generation hybrid Toyota Prius, the 2016 Chevrolet Volt is one of the major green-car introductions of this year.

2015 86

ChargePoint Home EV charger to be available from Amazon starting at $499

Green Car Congress

The ChargePoint Home EV charger, introduced at CES in January ( earlier post ), will be available to order on Amazon later this summer. The price of the networked station ranges from $499 to $749. The station is available as a 32 amp station that can deliver a maximum of 25 miles of range per hour (RPH), or a 16 amp station that can deliver a maximum of 12 RPH. Cords are available in 12, 18, and 25 feet.

2015 94

Longer-range Nissan LEAF PLUS starts at $36,550 in US with up to 226 miles of range

Green Car Congress

The new Nissan LEAF S PLUS powertrain adds to the car’s range by approximately 50% with an EPA range of up to 226 miles (versus the standard 2019 Nissan LEAF 150 mile range). The Nissan 40kWh battery LEAF with up to 150 miles of range is available at a starting price of under $30,000. The 2019 Nissan LEAF is also available in three 40 kWh grades: S, SV and SL.

2019 100

FEV testing suggests Lucid Air will have an EPA range of 517 miles on a single charge

Green Car Congress

Lucid Motors announced independent range verification of 517 miles on a single charge for its forthcoming Lucid Air all-electric sedan. This new benchmark range was secured with FEV North America, Inc. The FEV range estimate closely matches Lucid’s computer-modeled range prediction.

2020 97

$4M from EPA available for clean diesel projects at ports

Green Car Congress

EPA is announcing the availability of $4 million in grant funding to establish clean diesel projects aimed at reducing emissions from marine and inland water ports. This grant competition is available under the Diesel Emission Reduction Act (DERA) Program and is the first competition to focus on solely reducing emissions at ports. Clean diesel projects at ports, employing readily available technology, will make immediate emissions reductions and provide health benefits.

2013 81

New Volkswagen Passat GTE PHEV boosts electric range

Green Car Congress

The new Passat GTE plug-in hybrid features , under the new WLTP cycle, an electric range of up to 54 km (33.6 The purely electric range of the predecessor—determined as an NEDC value (New European Driving Cycle)—was 50 km. The new Passat GTE has a range of around 70 km in this cycle. The new model is available to order now in Europe. The new Passat is available from €44,795 (Variant: €45,810).

2019 86

SwRI’s single-cylinder engines available for combustion research; light-, medium- and heavy-duty applications

Green Car Congress

The research engine platform is available for contract use or for purchase. Specifications for light- and medium-duty applications include a standard bore range of 65-110 mm, standard stroke range of 65-120 mm, and engine speeds up to 7,000 rpm. The heavy-duty engine includes a standard bore range of 110-145 mm, standard stroke range of 110-185 mm, and maximum engine speeds up to 2,500 rpm.

2017 69