Storied Pininfarina to launch new line of exotic electric cars

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Exotic cars have always gotten attention for using innovation as well as performance to inspire buyers' passion. That hasn't changed, but one thing has: those cars' buyers are no longer inspired by pounding pistons and roaring exhaust. Going electric is now a minimum entry point, says Michael Perscke, CEO of Automobili Pininfarina, a new electric

Tesla electric-car tax credits, Pininfarina electric-car brand, and best deals on green cars: Today's Car News

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Tesla is the first automaker to reach the 200,000-car limit for federal electric-car tax credits. Pininfarina plans for a new line of exotic electric cars. All of this and more on Green Car Reports. Tesla delivered its 200,000th car this past week, which means the And we have the best deals on plug-in, hybrid, and other fuel-efficient vehicles.

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Pininfarina Unveils Nido EV Prototype

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Leading automotive design group Pininfarina unveiled the Nido EV, the first running prototype of the “Nido Development Program”, the project for an electric car conceived, designed and built entirely by the Pininfarina Style and Engineering Centre of Cambiano (Turin). The Nido EV prototype is a designed both to explore the electrification of a small city car and to develop a modular floorpan. Pininfarina CEO Silvio Pietro Angori. The Nido EV.

Pininfarina electric car to join Autolib car sharing service

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Niche vehicle maker Pininfarina has signed an agreement with France’s Bolloré to finally bring its prototype electric car into production. A new company called CeComp will lease part of the Italian car maker’s Turin factory, for the production of 4,000 electric cars. The electric models will not go on sale but will become part of [.]. Electric cars Autolib blue car Bollore car sharing Cecomp electric car Pininfarina

Pininfarina BlueCar Makes Debut In Paris Rental Scheme

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Whether electric cars are suitable for the wider market yet is still a topic undergoing heated debate, but several companies have found a use to which they're very much suited - inner city rental. This is the case for French billionaire entrepreneur Vincent Bolloré Having commissioned the renowned design house of Pininfarina to create a

Pininfarina/Bolloré BLUECAR EV Shown at Geneva

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Pininfarina and Bolloré, which set up a 50-50 joint venture at the beginning of 2008 with the purpose of designing, developing, manufacturing and distributing an electric car, displayed the latest version of the Pininfarina BLUECAR at the Geneva Motor Show on the Véhicules Électriques Pininfarina-Bolloré stand. Part of the car’s hood is covered with solar panels which help power some of its equipment. The BLUECAR. Click to enlarge.

Bluecar electric car available to lease

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Sportscar maker turned EV producer Pininfarina is to make its tiny electric car available to lease, following the model’s successful introduction into Paris’ Autolib car sharing club. Electric cars Bollore electric car PininfarinaProduced in association with the Bolloré Group, the BlueCar will be available to lease for a minimum term of three months. Autolib customers will be given priority to [.].

New electric vehicle prototype unveiled

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A brand new electric vehicle has been unveiled by leading automotive design group Pininfarina. Known as the Nido electric vehicle it is designed to explore the electrification of a small city car and to develop a modular floorpan as part of the Nido Development Programme, a project for an electric car built entirely by the Pininfarina [.].

Paris to introduce self-serve electric car scheme

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Not content with successfully introducing a bicycle hire scheme for Parisians to travel around town in an environmentally friendly manner, now Paris is offering similar opportunities for electric car drivers. Known as the Autolib scheme, and scheduled to be introduced next autumn, 3,000 battery powered cars will be stationed at 1,000 self-service hire points across [.].

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Green Car Congress - Untitled Article

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Pininfarina, Bolloré and Cecomp in agreement for production of Bluecar EV derivatives for Autolib car sharing service. Pininfarina recently executed a preliminary biding contract with Cecomp and the Bolloré Group pursuant to which Pininfarina will lease to Cecomp the business operations for production of 4,000 electric cars destined to Autolib, a car sharing service that will be operational in October 2011 in Paris and in 40 other municipalities in the Île-de-France district.

Aston Martin Rapide E, Karma Revero GT, Tesla battery recycling: Today's Car News

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Aston Martin revealed the production version of its first electric car, the Rapide E, while California startup electric-carmaker Karma rolled out its updated Revero GT and a new Pininfarina GT Coupe in Shanghai. And our latest Twitter poll asks which new electric cars. New York Auto Show Shanghai Auto Show Today in Car News Karma Automotive

Electric super car heads to the UK

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Visitors to this year’s Salon Prive event will be the first in the UK to catch a glimpse of an exciting new electric super car: the Rimac Concept_One (pictured). The exciting “electric hyper car” comes from an experienced team who have been involved with both the Pininfarina house of style, as well as leatherworkers from [.]. Electric cars Green cars Latest news electric cars electric super car green cars Rimac Concept_One Salon Prive

Hybrid Kinetic H600 microturbine range-extended electric vehicle concept runs 0-100 km/h in 2.9 seconds

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At the Geneva Auto Show, the China-based Hybrid Kinetic group unveiled the H600 microturbine range-extended electric vehicle sedan concept, produced together with its vehicle design and engineering partner, Pininfarina. seconds; the electric motors deliver combined maximum power of more than 600 kW. When connected to residential home power systems with V2H (Vehicle-to-Home), H600 can provide electricity to homes and communities. Pininfarina and Cambiano project.

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The Reality of Fast Charging for Electric Vehicles

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» Transportation | March 28, 2009 | by EV World The Reality of Fast Charging for Electric Vehicles By Noel Adams Every so often I read articles, like the ones recently about a breakthrough from researchers at MIT, which will allow batteries to charge quickly, in this case, in 2 seconds. The article is often carried by lots of media who will point to this breakthrough as something that has an impact on electric vehicles. Join Matter Now!