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Terra Motors introduces the BISMO Press for Professional delivery!

Terra Motors is a Japanese company that was establish in April 2010 and which has a sole purpose of creating two wheels EV or Electric wheelchairs. With four products in its catalog, Terra Motors has introduces today an upgrade to one [...]
Terra Motors introduces the BISMO Press for Professional delivery!

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Nissan introduces Nismo Racing Leaf… The Japanese first real Sport EV

The company who gave us the Nissan GT-R is now on the track to release another road monster with this Leaf Nismo RC a racing based version of the actual Leaf EV. Made for stunning performances this Leaf Nismo RC does not comes however [...]
Nissan introduces Nismo Racing Leaf… The Japanese first real Sport EV
Nissan introduces Nismo Racing Leaf… The Japanese first real Sport EV

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Microsoft and Toyota Bringing cloud together to cars

Both the Software Giant Microsoft and the Car Giant Toyota announced yesterday their partnership to invest a Billion Yen in order to bring telematics to futures Toyota cars thanks to Microsoft Windows Azure Cloud Platform. This telemat[...]
Microsoft and Toyota Bringing cloud together to cars

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Lexus LF-Gh Hybrid Concept To Make World Debut at 2011 New York International Auto Show

The LF-Gh, which stands for Lexus Future Grand Touring Hybrid, sets out to redefine the premium grand touring sedan, and good lord those teasing pictures seems promising! Through this exercise, the definition of L-Finesse, the marque’s[...]
Lexus LF-Gh Hybrid Concept To Make World Debut at 2011 New York International Auto Show
Lexus LF-Gh Hybrid Concept To Make World Debut at 2011 New York International Auto ShowLexus LF-Gh Hybrid Concept To Make World Debut at 2011 New York International Auto Show

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SIM-DRIVE’s SIM-LEI EV reached 333km of range on a single Charge!

SIM-DRIVE is the Japanese company that gave us in 2004 the Eliica, a unique Electric Lithium-Ion Car that was co produced and designed with one of Tokyo’s finest university: Keio University. With such strong expertise, SIM-DRIVE announ[...]
SIM-DRIVE’s SIM-LEI EV reached 333km of range on a single Charge!
SIM-DRIVE’s SIM-LEI EV reached 333km of range on a single Charge!

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Kia unveils its new Naimo Electric Concept at Seoul Motor Show today!

Kia just released this morning at Seout Motor Show its new Electric Concept the Maimo. The Kia Naimo electric concept car combines Korean heritage with innovative modern features. Taking its name from the Korean word “Ne-mo”[...]
Kia unveils its new Naimo Electric Concept at Seoul Motor Show today!
Kia unveils its new Naimo Electric Concept at Seoul Motor Show today!Kia unveils its new Naimo Electric Concept at Seoul Motor Show today!Kia unveils its new Naimo Electric Concept at Seoul Motor Show today!Kia unveils its new Naimo Electric Concept at Seoul Motor Show today!Kia unveils its new Naimo Electric Concept at Seoul Motor Show today!

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[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.

Unveiled to the public for the first time in January during the Detroit 2011 Motor Show under the Prius V Name and just recently in Europe during the 2011 Geneva Motor Show under the Prius+, Toyota deviced today to unveil its modified [...]
[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.
[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.

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BE-ENSK63, Panasonic new electric bike with Junior-High in mind

The first thing that you will notice when visiting Japan for the first time is the number e-bikes (Electric Bikes) in the streets or Tokyo or pretty much everywhere in Japan for that matter, and yesterday Panasonic has released yet ano[...]
BE-ENSK63, Panasonic new electric bike with Junior-High in mind
BE-ENSK63, Panasonic new electric bike with Junior-High in mindBE-ENSK63, Panasonic new electric bike with Junior-High in mindBE-ENSK63, Panasonic new electric bike with Junior-High in mind

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TMC Unveils ‘Prius +’ at 2011 Geneva Motor Show

The Prius + is a dedicated gasoline-electric hybrid model designed to suit various lifestyles. Like the “Prius” hybrid sedan, the Prius + comes with outstanding environmental performance and an air of technological advancem[...]
TMC Unveils ‘Prius +’ at 2011 Geneva Motor Show
TMC Unveils ‘Prius +’ at 2011 Geneva Motor Show

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[Review] Honda brings the CR-X Hatchback back to us with the CR-Z

Welcome to our new bi-monthly Week-end Only new “Rendez-Vous” where we will talk review Cars, Hybrid Cars and Technology revolving around Cars! For years, the name Honda was synonymous with sport, performance and F1. Unfort[...]
[Review] Honda brings the CR-X Hatchback back to us with the CR-Z
[Review] Honda brings the CR-X Hatchback back to us with the CR-Z[Review] Honda brings the CR-X Hatchback back to us with the CR-Z[Review] Honda brings the CR-X Hatchback back to us with the CR-Z[Review] Honda brings the CR-X Hatchback back to us with the CR-Z[Review] Honda brings the CR-X Hatchback back to us with the CR-Z

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Toyota will start selling home battery charger next year in Japan

Toyota has announced that it will launch home battery chargers for EV (Electric Vehicle) and Plug-in Hybrids cars within 2012 in Japan. Offered in two different versions with a “Garage Ready” one and one designed to be used in the exte[...]
Toyota will start selling home battery charger next year in Japan
Toyota will start selling home battery charger next year in Japan

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Sharp Develops Intelligent Power Conditioner That Enables Electric Vehicle Batteries to Be Used as Storage Batteries for Home Power

Sharp has developed the Intelligent Power Conditioner that enables batteries in electric vehicles to be used as storage batteries for the home. With electric vehicles (EVs) expected to see widespread use in the coming years, this techn[...]
Sharp Develops Intelligent Power Conditioner That Enables Electric Vehicle Batteries to Be Used as Storage Batteries for Home Power
Sharp Develops Intelligent Power Conditioner That Enables Electric Vehicle Batteries to Be Used as Storage Batteries for Home Power

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Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!

Toyota is planning to introduce its first Plug-in electric iQ next month in Geneva. Strangely enough, this iQ is not something really new and we already had the chance to see this baby in flash a long while ago at Eco Product 2010 last[...]
Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!
Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!

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Nissan ESFLOW, a real Sport Electric 370Z?

Sure the Nissan Leaf is an exciting little car, but does not strike us a the most exciting way to drive clean, so the good guys at Nissan decided to create the ESFLOW concept, a Nissan 370Z like Leaf built to both save the world and gi[...]
Nissan ESFLOW, a real Sport Electric 370Z?
Nissan ESFLOW, a real Sport Electric 370Z?Nissan ESFLOW, a real Sport Electric 370Z?Nissan ESFLOW, a real Sport Electric 370Z?

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TGMY’s EV Himiko gives 550km on a Single charge to your Mazda Roadster Mitsuoka

TGMY has turned Mitsuhoka Himiko, a “tuned” Mazda roadster with unique “retro” style bodywork, into a powerful EV Car capable to reach up to 550km of range on a Single Charge. The secret here is simple, more the better and TGMY tuner H[...]
TGMY’s EV Himiko gives 550km on a Single charge to your Mazda Roadster Mitsuoka
TGMY’s EV Himiko gives 550km on a Single charge to your Mazda Roadster MitsuokaTGMY’s EV Himiko gives 550km on a Single charge to your Mazda Roadster MitsuokaTGMY’s EV Himiko gives 550km on a Single charge to your Mazda Roadster MitsuokaTGMY’s EV Himiko gives 550km on a Single charge to your Mazda Roadster Mitsuoka

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Tommykaira ZZ-EV Sport, the Japanese Tesla?

Tommykaira is a Japanese legend when it comes to the JDM (Japanese Domestic Market) car business. The company is behind some of Japanese finest kit and complete cars makeover, but today Tommykaira and GLM (Green Lord Motors) introduced[...]
Tommykaira ZZ-EV Sport, the Japanese Tesla?
Tommykaira ZZ-EV Sport, the Japanese Tesla?Tommykaira ZZ-EV Sport, the Japanese Tesla?Tommykaira ZZ-EV Sport, the Japanese Tesla?Tommykaira ZZ-EV Sport, the Japanese Tesla?Tommykaira ZZ-EV Sport, the Japanese Tesla?

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[EV Expo] EV Mini Sport Clean Runner, Expensive but so cool!

Announced at 3.5 Million Yen the EV Mini Sport Clean Runner is definitively not the cheapest electric sport one seater we had the chance to see, but coming from TAJIMA Motors we can only expect the best. Not sure if you are familiarize[...]
[EV Expo] EV Mini Sport Clean Runner, Expensive but so cool!
[EV Expo] EV Mini Sport Clean Runner, Expensive but so cool![EV Expo] EV Mini Sport Clean Runner, Expensive but so cool![EV Expo] EV Mini Sport Clean Runner, Expensive but so cool![EV Expo] EV Mini Sport Clean Runner, Expensive but so cool![EV Expo] EV Mini Sport Clean Runner, Expensive but so cool!

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[EV Expo] Miluira the Takayanagi EV Retro Car

Introduced last December, the Miluira is Takayanagi first commercial EV Car, and like most Japanese Electric Vehicles, the Miluira was introduced for the first time to the public at this year EV Expo. Now I remember that I have been qu[...]
[EV Expo] Miluira the Takayanagi EV Retro Car
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[EV Expo] Meguru, the first EV rickshaw

Today at EV Expo 2011 we had the chance to stumble upon Meguru, the first ever EV (electric vehicle) rickshaw. Based on the Japanese traditional rickshaw design using bamboo and washi paper the Meguru comes with a compact eclectic engi[...]
[EV Expo] Meguru, the first EV rickshaw
[EV Expo] Meguru, the first EV rickshaw[EV Expo] Meguru, the first EV rickshaw[EV Expo] Meguru, the first EV rickshaw

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[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV

The Toyota Prius does not need any introduction, already available in Japan since 2009 as a Plug-In EV, the Prius was Toyota first commercial 100% Electric Vehicle to set foot on the Japanese continent, but this may soon change! Introd[...]
[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV
[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV

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Takayanagi now accepting orders for its Miluira Retro EV Car in Japan

Announced at 6.3 Million Yen and schedule to be ship as early as March 2011, the Miluira is Takayanagi first commercial 1 person EV car (Electric Vehicle). Only capable to accommodate one person the Miluira comes also in a rather unapp[...]
Takayanagi now accepting orders for its Miluira Retro EV Car in Japan
Takayanagi now accepting orders for its Miluira Retro EV Car in Japan

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Better Place Powered EV Taxi. We had hands-on!

I am sure that you’ve heard about “Better Place”, the Israeli company that became famous for developing a universal battery swapping system for EV (Electric Vehicles). The concept here is quite simple, instead of having to wait for hou[...]
Better Place Powered EV Taxi. We had hands-on!
Better Place Powered EV Taxi. We had hands-on!Better Place Powered EV Taxi. We had hands-on!Better Place Powered EV Taxi. We had hands-on!Better Place Powered EV Taxi. We had hands-on!Better Place Powered EV Taxi. We had hands-on!

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