2016 Mitsubishi i-MiEV: Drive Report Of 62-Mile Electric Minicar

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It’s been nearly four years since the tiny Mitsubishi i-MiEV hit the market. So when we decided to go back and revisit the little i-MiEV, which. i-MiEV EVs Quick Drive Drive ReportAnd considering the rapid evolution and transformation of the electric-car market that’s occurred over the past several times the earth has gone around the sun, that’s really light years.

RIP Mitsubishi i-MiEV: lowest-range, slowest electric car departs U.S. market

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The Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric car deserves a place in history. Pre-production i-MiEVs were operating in test fleets in Japan as early as 2007, and it was on sale in that country even as Tesla struggled to get its Roadster. It was arguably the first mass-produced modern electric car put on sale, well before the Nissan Leaf arrived in December 2010.

Mitsubishi offers Americans i-MiEV test drives

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Japanese carmaker Mitsubishi is bringing its’ i-MiEV electric car to the US – and it will be available for test drives starting in November. Electric cars Green cars Latest news Mitsubishi i-MiEV test drives i-MiEV US Mitsubishi i-MiEV North America US-specThe battery electric vehicle is scheduled to go on sale in US dealerships in early 2012 and will be positioned as the most affordably priced mass produced electric vehicle in the [.].

2012-2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV Recall: Brake Pump Corrosion

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A recall has been issued for certain 2012 through 2014 model-year Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric cars to address an issue with the brake-vacuum pump. DON''T MISS: 2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV: $6,130 Price Cut, More Standard Features In either Problems with the pumps could arise from either faulty software or corrosion resulting from exposure to road salt.

2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV: Arriving At Dealers, Updated, Cheaper

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Take the Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric car. The 2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV is There are times when being first to the market with something just isn''t enough. It may have launched as long ago as July 2009 in Japan, but worldwide sales have been just a fraction that of Nissan''s Leaf--and in the U.S, total sales are still in the low four-figures range.

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Mitsubishi expands sales of i-MiEV

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The electrification of the automobile is truly a worldwide phenomenon and now Mitsubishi is expanding sales of the i-MiEV into yet another country. It is the first time the i-MiEV has [.]. Electric cars Green cars Latest news Mitsubishi Costa Rica electric vehicles Mitsubishi i-MiEV Mitsubishi i-MiEV Costa Rica

2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV: $6,130 Price Cut, More Standard Features

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Just a dozen examples of Mitsubishi''s i-MiEV electric car rolled off dealer lots in November, and little more than a thousand have found homes since the start of the year.

Mitsubishi i-MiEV enjoys new order record

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One of the earliest electric cars to go mainstream, the Mitsubishi i-MiEV, has enjoyed one of its most significant orders to date. The Japanese car manufacturer has delivered the first 50 of 507 units of the i-MiEV to the Estonian Government – as part of the single largest order ever taken for the vehicle. Electric cars Green cars Latest news Mitsubishi Estonia Estonian Government Mitsubishi electric cars Mitsubishi i-MiEV

Appreciating the i-MiEV: oldest modern electric car still in production after 10 years

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Think back, if you can, to early 2008. In the real world, that's just 10 years ago, but in electric-car time, it's several millennia. The Tesla Roadster had been announced, but hadn't yet struggled into production. The Nissan Leaf and Chevy Volt were still deep in development, and the plan for a Tesla Model S hadn't been announced beyond a vague. History Minicars plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

Mitsubishi i-MiEV named greenest car

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The Mitsubishi i-MiEV has been named as the greenest car of 2012 by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE). It is first time in twelve years of the ACEEE’s annual greenest list that an electric car has come top, with the i-MiEV claiming the highest ever Green Score-at 58-since rankings began in 1998. [.]. Electric cars Mitsubishi ACEEE electric car hybrid Mitsubishi i-MiEV natural gas

Little i-MiEV Electric Car: How Does It Compare To VW e-Golf?

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The 2016 Mitsubishi i-MiEV is an outlier—in design, in layout, and in the way it drives. Yet our long-term 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf is nearly the polar opposite—a full battery-electric model wearing the look, feel, and functionality of one of the world’s best-selling cars of all time. As we mentioned this past week in a drive. Electric Car EVs plug-in cars

2016 Toyota Prius, Cadillac Diesels, Mitsubishi i-MiEV Vs VW e-Golf: Today's Car News

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again, and we compare two electric cars: the Mitsubishi i-MiEV and Volkswagen e-Golf. Today, the 2016 Toyota Prius is confirmed for a September reveal, Cadillac says it will sell diesels in the U.S. All this and more on Green Car Reports. The 2016 Toyota Prius will debut next month at a standalone event ahead of the Frankfurt Motor Show, the. Today in Car News

Mitsubishi Reveals Its Crazy Pikes Peak i-MiEV Electric Racer

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While a largely stock Mitsubishi i will be driven up the hill by Beccy Gordon, racing-driver sister of Bobby Gordon, the single-seat i-MiEV We've already brought you news of Mitsubishi's two challengers for this year's Pikes Peak hillclimb, but now the Japanese firm has revealed its purpose-built prototype, set to take to the stage on July 8.

Mitsubishi i MiEV road test

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Small in stature, that’s the i MiEV as it measures 3,395mm, that means that the i is 143mm shorter than a Fiat Panda. Mitsubishi i consumer car reviews Mitsubishi i lease prices Mitsubishi i new and nearly new. Read the full Mitsubishi i MiEV road test.

Chevy Volt Vs Mitsubishi i-MiEV: This Volt Uses Less Gas Than Electric Car, Data Shows

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When I traded in my 2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric car for a 2014 Chevrolet Volt, I wrote an article with the bold prediction that I would now use less gasoline even though my new car has a gasoline engine. There was a spirited discussion following that article and now I have some data to shed some light on which allows me to use less gas given.

i-MiEV electric car available in 15 European countries

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It may have taken its time to reach the marketplace, but the Mitsubishi i-MiEV is now firmly making its mark across Europe. Electric cars Latest news Mitsubishi Green cars Mitsubishi i-MiEV Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric carThe electric car is now available in 15 European countries: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.

Tesla Hacking, i-MiEV Driven, Norway's Zero-Emission-Car Plan: The Week In Reverse (Video)

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What's Norway's ambitious plan to get rid of gasoline cars altogether? And, who's talking up electric cars in the pickup-heavy heartland of Oklahoma oil country? This is our video look back at the Week In Reverse--right here at Green Car Reports--for the week ending on Friday, August 7, 2015.

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Mitsubishi i-MiEV production set to surge

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After a successful introduction, production of large lithium-ion batteries for the Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric car are expected to leap by 50 per cent compared to the original plans. Tags: Electric cars Green cars Latest news Lithium-ion batteries Mitsubishi electric vehicles GS Yuasa Corporation i miev Mitsubishi i-MiEV Nikkei

Welsh council receives first i-MiEV models

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Carmarthenshire County Council has become the first council in Wales to take delivery of their electric Mitsubishi i-MiEV models. The two liveried Mitsubishi i-MiEVs will be used by the [.]. Mitsubishi Carmarthenshire i miev WalesThe two vehicles are funded as part of a £500,000 sustainable transport improvement plan for Carmarthenshire, paid for by the Welsh Assembly Sustainable Travel Centres funding.

Mitsubishi launches new budget i-MiEV

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Mitsubishi has introduced two new versions of its famous electric model, the i-MiEV. To help the model compete with new competition such as the Nissan Leaf, the Japanese car maker has developed a new budget version of the model called the i-MiEV M and a model with a longer driving range and higher spec trim [.]. Mitsubishi economy extended G i miev M range

Mitsubishi i-MiEV heads to Australia

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The Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric vehicle is on the move. Tags: Electric cars Green cars Latest news Mitsubishi Australia electric vehicles Hong Kong japan Mitsubishi i-MiEV Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric vehicle Having made its mark in Japan and Hong Kong, the much sought-after electric car will now head to Australia. Mitsubishi will begin shipments of the vehicle in July.

I-MiEV Crowned With Car Technology of the Year Award

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The Mitsubishi i-MiEV is a front-runner in the electric vehicle segment. The company has pioneered this recent surge into electric vehicles and the i-MiEV can claim the rights to numerous firsts and achievements. Now Mitsubishi can add another accomplishment to the list for its i-MiEV. The i-MiEV was crowned with the Car Technology of

Transport for London adds four i-MiEVs to fleet

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As efforts continue to make London the electric vehicle capital of Europe, Transport for London has added four Mitsubishi i-MiEVs to its fleet. Tags: Electric cars Green cars Latest news Mitsubishi electric vehicle recharging infrastructure London electric car charging points London electric cars Mitsubishi i-MiEV Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric vehicles Transport for London

Mitsubishi Motors to supply 96 Outlander PHEVs and i-MiEVs to government of Georgia

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Mitsubishi Motors Corporation will supply the Government of Georgia with 45 Outlander PHEV plug-in hybrid EVs and 51 i-MiEV all-electric vehicles. The vehicles are due to be delivered in January 2018. The supply of vehicles stems from an Overseas Development Agreement between the governments of Japan and Georgia. The vehicles will be supplied to the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development for their use.

Mitsubishi to slash price of i-MiEV electric car

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With the Nissan LEAF and the BMW i3 offering increased competition, Mitsubishi has taken the bold step of reducing the price of its 2014 i-MiEV electric car.

Mitsubishi i-MiEV to charge up Estonia

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Estonia is serious about electric vehicles, and to prove it, it has invested in 507 Mitsubishi i-MiEVs, the largest single provision since sales of the vehicle began. Electric cars Green cars Latest news Mitsubishi Estonia Estonia electric cars Mitsubishi i-MiEVIt is the first case of a provision of electric vehicles under the Green Investment Scheme which was established in article 17 of the Kyoto Protocol with proceeds [.].

Mitsubishi i-MiEV demand trebles supply in Australia

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The Mitsubishi i-MiEV has got off to a flying start in Australia where there are three times as many applicants to lease the electric vehicle as there are models available at this point. Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited has announced members of the Mitsubishi i-MiEV Foundation Group, which includes organisations that have successfully applied to lease [.].

Mitsubishi offers i-MiEV from £239 per month

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With nearly 170 i-MiEV electric cars now running on the UK’s roads, Mitsubishi is launching a series of finance and leasing deals to help progress the models uptake with both personal and business users. Priced at £24,045 after deducting a £5000 plug-in car grant, the i-MiEV is now available for as little as £239 per [.]. Mitsubishi deals electric car finance i miev plug-in

London dealership celebrates first i-MiEV electric car hand over

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A Mitsubishi dealership is celebrating achieving EV Sales centre status by being the first to hand over the keys to an i-MiEV electric car model to a customer in London. Mitsubishi electric car EV sales i miev Motor Wey Putney trainingMotor Wey Putney became a recognised EV Sales Centre on January 10, 2011 and is now one of 13 flagship authorised Mitsubishi EV Sales Centres [.].

Wider 2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV For U.S. Market: First Sketch

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spec 2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric car. The company tweeted a sketch this morning that shows a wider, slightly more angular i-MiEV that still preserves the now-familiar shape of the right-hand-drive original. We've been waiting eagerly for more details of the modified U.S.-spec Now, Mitsubishi has started the long tease.

First Photos: 2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV Electric Car, U.S. Version

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version of its 2012 i-MiEV electric minicar, just a week before the car is unveiled at the 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show. The company also released some specifications for the little i-MiEV. Against the home-market version, the i-MiEV that will First came the sketch, now come the photos. Mitsubishi has released the first official images of the U.S.

Chevy Volt Vs Mitsubishi i-MiEV, Audi 'e-Diesel,' Green Car Sales Misinterpreted: Today's Car News

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Today, see how the Chevrolet Volt compares to the Mitsubishi i-MiEV, the synthetic diesel fuel Audi was able to make using renewable energy, and why it;s important to distinguish between hybrids and electric cars when analyzing sales. See how a 2014 Chevrolet Volt compares to a 2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV in one.

2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV: Your Ultimate Reference Guide

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Mitsubishi's 2012 i-MiEV has been in development and testing for some time now, so there's a lot of information to keep track of. The tiny egg-shaped electric car, with four doors and four seats, is expected to arrive in the U.S. for 2012, though it's already on sale in Japan, and just entering some European markets now. Since our 2011 Nissan Leaf

I-MiEV Production Increased Again

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According to a report from the Nikkei newspaper in Japan, demand for the all electric Mitsubishi i-MiEV is so high that the company will once again increase its production volume. The last reports to roll in stated that by 2013 the company would increase production from the projected output of 20,000 units up to a new output of 30,000 units.

News in brief: Mitsubishi i-MiEV for Europe public sector

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Police departments and municipalities are among the areas of the European public sector being targeted by Mitsubishi Motors Corporation as it looks to increase sales of its’ i-MiEV electric car. Electric cars Green cars Latest news Mitsubishi Europe Europe public sector Mitsubishi i-MiEV

Mitsubishi slashes prices of 2014 i-MiEV by 21% ($6K), offers more standard features

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MMNA) is reducing the price of the MY 2014 i-MiEV battery electric vehicle by 21% ($6,130) from the previous 2012 vehicle and delivering an expanded standard equipment package with it. The 2014 model year Mitsubishi i-MiEV ES model including CHAdeMO DC quick charge port, battery warming system and heated side view mirrors now starts at $22,995. After factoring in the Federal tax credit of $7,500, the net MSRP of the 2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV drops down to only $15,495.

Mitsubishi and Peugeot reach i-MiEV agreement

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The agreement revolves around the development and supply of the new generation i-MiEV. Back in 2009, the two companies signed a framework agreement and from there a final consensus on development and supply of electric vehicles based on the i-MiEV for [.]. Tags: Citroen Electric cars Green cars Latest news Mitsubishi Peugeot Citroen C-ZERO Mitsubishi i-MiEV Peugeot i0n PSA Peugeot Citroen

Mitsubishi i-MiEV Electric Cars Recalled To Fix Braking Problem

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is recalling 14,700 Mitsubishi i, or i-MiEV electric cars over a brake fault. Mitsubishi Motors Corp. The global recall will fix a component of the brake booster system. In normal operation, an electric pump sends air to the brake booster, which applies extra force to that generated by the driver when pressing the brakes. A fault with the electric

Electric i-MiEV now available to contract hire

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The new electric i-MiEV car from Mitsubishi is now available to contract hire, becoming the UK’s only mainstream EV to be offered for both outright purchase and as a leased vehicle. Electric cars Mitsubishi deal electric car finance i mievMitsubishi makes the announcement as the next shipment of its electric model heads to the UK. With thirteen national EV Sales Centres in the [.].

Mitsubishi i MiEV to the Midlands

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The all-electric Mitsubishi i MiEV city car is one of the cars set to play a prominent role in one of the Government’s recently announced Ultra Low Carbon Vehicle Demonstrator projects being run by the Technology Strategy Board.

5 electric cars in winter, BMW EV volume, 2019 Toyota Corolla, a little i-MiEV luv: Today's Car News

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Today, we've got a fond look back at the world's first affordable modern electric car, winter EV testing in the snows of Norway, the new 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback, and BMW's big plans for volume production of plug-in cars. All this and more on Green Car Reports. A Norwegian club tested five electric cars in winter conditions, and found some. Today in Car News

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Four Bay Area local governments deploying 50 i-MiEVs

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Four San Francisco Bay Area local government fleets—San Jose, Los Gatos, Campbell and Mill Valley—are deploying a total of 50 Mitsubishi i-MiEV EVs, representing the largest municipal fleet deployment of light-duty all-electric vehicles (EVs) in the US to date. Mitsubishi Motors North America is the supplier of the all-electric i-MiEV.

Mitsubishi Motors has produced 5,000 i-MiEVs to date

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Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) has reached 5,000 units of its i-MiEV new generation electric vehicle (EV) produced at its Mizushima Plant as of 23 November. The i-MiEV began mass production in June 2009. The month after that, MMC introduced the i-MiEV to the Japanese market, and has sold about 3,000 units to individuals and businesses nationwide (as of end October 2010).