New All-Electric BMW 1-Series Coupe Revealed (details and photos)

23 12 2009

The new BMW 1-Series Coupe all-electric car that willbe revealed as BMW Concept ActiveE at the 2010 Detroit Auto Show and will go into production within the next two two years.

While retaining the 1-Series Coupe‘s rear-wheel drive model, BMW solitary the pattern shape’s internal-combustion engine adding a new synchronous electric motor expressly urban for this vehicle that’s integrated in the rear axis. The motor produces a crop of 125kW or 170hp and highest torque of 250Nm or 184 lb-ft.

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New 2010 Nissan Leaf Electric Car Officially Revealed (details and photos)

6 08 2009

Nissan has released the all-new LEAF that is an effusive exciting-powered car which is the world’s first affordable zero-emission vehicle. Prices have not been announced to verify the affordability maintain but the party states that it will descend within the C segment.

2010 Nissan Leaf Electric Vehicle img_1 | AutoWorld

The all-electric LEAF does not emit wounding gases and then was not planned to have a tailpipe. Its brake regenerative organism helps it regain withered energy to help give it a range of jaggedly 160km between charges. The batteries can be revived up to 80% of their facility using a transient charge or 8 hours using a degree home socket. Nothing has been said about recharging during state outages although.

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New Opel Ampera Electric car teased ahead of Geneva Motor Show

27 01 2009

General Motors announced Opel Ampera electric car which based at electric propulsion technology, called Voltec, that allows the car to run exclusively on lithium-ion string nation emotional via a model 230v exit for up to 60 km (37 miles). For longer distances, the car will stay to drive on electricity a small home combustion generated that engine. The new Ampera will be revealed at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show in March.


“With the Ampera, Opel will be the first European automobile manufacturer to offer customers numerous hundred kilometers of non-prohibit thrilling energetic,” said Alain Visser, GM Europe Chief Marketing Officer.

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