Home » News

EVPlus - September 2012 News

If you find a news item relevant to EVs or Hybrids etc, please submit it via the Contact page.      

How to register your 2010 Zero DS Electric Motorcycle
Added by admin 13/9/12

I knew getting an electric motorcycle registered wouldn’t be smooth sailing, but in the end it happened much easier than expected.
I’m now an eBiker.
I loaded my 2010 Zero DS up and took it to the local weigh bridge this morning as the first stage of registration. Weighed, I switched on and rode it inside the ever so typical local workshop, immediately causing all three mechanics to do a quizzical double take... Story by Nigel Morris more...RenewEconomy   Photo Courtesy...TopSpeed.com


2014 Honda Accord Plug-in - Details announced
Added by admin 11/9/12

The 2014 Honda Accord Sedan will feature four new powertrains including a Plug-in Hybrid option. Set to go on sale in early 2013, the Accord PHEV will offer the ability to run in an all-electric mode for 10 to 15 miles and a calculated total driving range over 500 miles.
Powered by Honda’s first two-motor hybrid system, the PHEV will use a new Earth DreamsTM 2.0-liter i-VTEC 4-cylinder engine producing 137 horsepower, teamed with a 124 kW electric motor. Electric driving is supported by a 6.7 kWh Li-Ion battery, and total system output is 196 hp.
 more...ChargedEVs  Photo courtesy and more..Cars.com blog


Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is 1st plug-in hybrid SUV
Added by admin 07/9/12

Mitsubishi has revealed details of its Outlander PHEV ahead of its debut at the Paris Auto Show, making it the first plug-in hybrid SUV offering the advantages of driving electric, coupled with the range of a gasoline vehicle, and the performance of a 4 wheel drive SUV.

more...Torque News. Photo courtesy and more...TG Daily


    Website by WebPageOz