Nissan Leaf SL with both CHAdeMO and the old SAE Charge Ports

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations, CHAdeMO or SAE Combo?

While pretty much everyone agrees that more electric vehicle charging stations are necessary, not everyone agrees which connector or charging protocol should be used. Often...
Fuel Cell Vehicle Myth One – Fuel Cell Vehicles “Burn” Hydrogen

Fuel Cell Vehicle Myth One – Fuel Cell Vehicles “Burn” Hydrogen

Starting a discussion on the multiple benefits of fuel cell vehicles, which makes us wonder, are there any myths that need to be busted? Olathe...

Strange Bedfellows: USDA and Automotive Industry Pair to Develop Biobased Automobile Parts

Recently, a $10 million bioproduct and biofuel research project aimed to change the automotive industry was begun by the US Department of Agriculture. While...
Toyota TS030 Hybrid Electric Vehicle - Supercapacitor Inside

Supercapacitor Hybrid Electric Vehicles Even More Efficient

Researchers at the Electric Vehicle Symposium have presented some pretty compelling data that may change the way we see hybrid electric vehicles in the...

2016 Nissan GTR Hybrid Supercar Promises to Kick @ss

If you get a kick from driving the Nissan GTR hybrid, at least virtually on Need For Speed, the latest incarnation of this iconic...
John Metric's Record-Setting Mazda Miata Electric Vehicle Conversion

Nine-Second Mazda Miata Electric Vehicle Conversion Setting Records on the Track

There are a couple of ways to get an electric vehicle. You can buy one, such as the Tesla Model S, or you can...

MDI Cat’s Air Engines Unveiled

MDI has developed a high performance compressed air technology. When it is compared to traditional gasoline powered engines, MDI´s engine is far superior in...

Mazda Claims Its New Skyactiv-3 Engine Matches EV GHG emissions

Mazda is said to be working on a gasoline engine to be as environmentally efficient as electric cars.  Its latest high compression engine technology...

PNNL’s New EV Battery: 7x Longer Lifespan, 2 to 3 Times Longer Range

The transport sector remains a major contributor to greenhouse gas emissions and electric vehicles can eliminate this generation of pollutants. Still, there are factors...
Mercedes-Benz F-Cell Concept Could Inspire Production Vehicles as Soon as 2017

Daimler Partners Ford and Nissan to Develop Hydrogen Vehicles

Hydrogen vehicles are more than just a dream that won't die, but are getting closer to production than ever before. Hydrogen just could be...