10 Cars That Are More Efficient Than a Prius

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10 Cars That Are More Efficient Than a Prius
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Toyota’s Prius has become the go-to vehicle for people looking to save money at the gas pump. Sure, it looks like an alien science project gone wrong and its driving dynamics are less fun than a trip to the ER, but this car’s groundbreaking combination of high technology, phenomenal fuel economy and unimpeachable reliability have… Continue Reading...

Electric Car Residual Values Drop: Report

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Electric Car Residual Values Drop: Report
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With electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles getting their prices slashed this year, it’s no surprise that residual values are also being cut. Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi i-MiEV is the 100,000th Electric Car Sold in America

Mitsubishi i-MiEV is the 100,000th Electric Car Sold in America
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When it comes to popular electric vehicles in America, the Mitsubishi i-MiEV isn’t exactly one of them, with overall weak sales since its debut. Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Production Still Halted

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Production Still Halted
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Mitsubishi will continue its production and shipment stoppage of its Outlander plug-in hybrid variant since the automaker still hasn’t found a cause for an overheating lithium-ion battery in one of the vehicles. Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, i EV Production Halted Due to Battery Issues

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, i EV Production Halted Due to Battery Issues
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Mitsubishi has halted production on its Outlander Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle and i electric car models after a lithium-ion battery melted at a dealership and another caught fire in an assembly plant. Continue Reading...

Top 10 Worst Selling Vehicles of 2012

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Top 10 Worst Selling Vehicles of 2012
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After checking out the top 10 best selling vehicles of last year, it’s now time to take a look at the worst performers on dealerships lots. It isn’t a huge surprise to see the Volvo C30 on the list at 10th place, considering the Swedish automaker decided to give the vehicle the axe at the… Continue Reading...

What is MPGe: Electric Car Fuel Economy Ratings Explained

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What is MPGe: Electric Car Fuel Economy Ratings Explained
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Ford recently announced the EPA fuel efficiency rating for its electric Focus model. Since it doesn’t burn any gasoline, the number isn’t in miles per gallon (MPG), but was given as miles per gallon gasoline equivalent, or MPGe. A new term to the automotive lexicon, it’s worth exploring exactly what MPGe means and how an… Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi i-MiEV Power Box Lets You Use Your EV as a Power Source

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Mitsubishi i-MiEV Power Box Lets You Use Your EV as a Power Source
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Japanese automaker Mitsubishi will be releasing its i-MiEV Power Box on April 27th in their home country for around $1,785 (149,800¥).  The i-MiEV Power Box is basically a vehicle-to-grid system that will allow the owners of an i-MiEV and the MINICAB MiEV to use their EV to power an outside device like a phone charger… Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi Works On All-Electric i-MiEV Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Prototype

Mitsubishi Works On All-Electric i-MiEV Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Prototype
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One special Mitsubishi i-MiEV city electric car gets pumped up with performance enhancers as the Japanese automaker prepares to enter an all-electric race car into the 2012 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Details are limited for now, but Mitsubishi says the new i-MiEV hill climb prototype will be based upon many of the same production… Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi to Launch Eight Electric Vehicles by 2016, Including a Light Truck

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Mitsubishi to Launch Eight Electric Vehicles by 2016, Including a Light Truck
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Mitsubishi has achieved decent amounts of success with the i-MiEV electric car in its home land, and also in Europe, where this model is also sold badged as a Peugeot iOn. Next month, the i-MiEV will be going on sale in America (called simply the “i” in our market), which will no doubt increase sales… Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi Sets Goal Of 2,000 EV Sales By April 2012

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Mitsubishi Sets Goal Of 2,000 EV Sales By April 2012
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Mitsubishi Motors Corp. has a goal – it wants to sell 2,000 units of its new i electric car in North America by April. Mitsubishi’s goal is pretty ambitious, considering that the i arrives at North American retailers in November and it’s only pre-sold about 350 to date. According to Yoshikazu Nakamura, senior executive officer… Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi’s U.S. Strategy Includes 26 New Dealerships to Support i-MiEV Sales

Mitsubishi’s U.S. Strategy Includes 26 New Dealerships to Support i-MiEV Sales
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With the recent launch of the U.S.-spec i-MiEV electric car at the LA Auto Show, Mitsubishi has announced a plan to help bring the company back to its former self. In 2002 the Japanese automaker sold 345,111 vehicles and operated 637 retail outlets in the United States. Currently, there are just 401 dealerships and the… Continue Reading...

LA 2010: Mitsubishi i-MiEV Debuts for U.S. Market; Priced at Under $30,000

LA 2010: Mitsubishi i-MiEV Debuts for U.S. Market; Priced at Under $30,000
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Citing the company’s long history of affordable compact cars that are environmentally sustainable, Mitsubishi today launched the U.S.-spec version of the electric i-MiEV at the 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show. With some 4,000 i-MiEV models already on the road in different parts of the world, the car is now somewhat familiar, but the U.S. version… Continue Reading...

Tokyo Preview: Mitsubishi i-MiEV Cargo Gets More Space, Even Sillier Design

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Tokyo Preview: Mitsubishi i-MiEV Cargo Gets More Space, Even Sillier Design
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If you though Mitsubishi’s i-MiEV electric city car was both silly looking and impractical, perhaps the i-MiEV Cargo is more up your alley? Or perhaps not. With significantly more usable space, along with an even more ridiculous shape, the Cargo model is a concept that Mitsubishi is exploring for eventual production. The i-MiEV on which… Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi Reveals i-MiEV Production Model in Japan

Mitsubishi Reveals i-MiEV Production Model in Japan
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Mitsubishi has just revealed the production model of its i-MiEV electric car in Japan and it plans to have models on the road by July. Initial sales of 1,400 vehicles will be to government entities with public sales starting in April of 2010. As a full-electric vehicle the i-MiEV creates zero emissions and is powered… Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi Latest Candidate to Buy Saturn

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Mitsubishi Latest Candidate to Buy Saturn
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Oddly, it seems as though Saturn is far more interesting and far more loved as the up-for auction arm of a doomed for bankruptcy company than it ever was as regular old car brand. To date the Penske Automotive Group, automaker Nissan/Renault and investment firm Telesto Ventures have all been cited as potential buyers. Now… Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi to Show i MiEV Sport Air Concept in Geneva

Mitsubishi to Show i MiEV Sport Air Concept in Geneva
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Mitsubishi plans to continue to promote its i MiEV electric vehicle by launching a more performance-oriented version of the micro-car at the Geneva Auto show this March. Called the i MiEV Sport Air, this concept car is an effort by Mitsubishi to explore the fun side of green motoring. The iMiEV Sport Air will feature… Continue Reading...

Mitsubishi i MiEV: Electric Mini-Car

Mitsubishi i MiEV: Electric Mini-Car
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As Mitsubishi used the LA Auto Show to showcase its i MiEV electric car, several models were sent out onto the roads of California for real-world testing. Based on a gasoline-powered version of the same car that Mitsubishi currently sells in Japan, the i MiEV uses a 330-volt lithium-ion battery to power a magnet electric… Continue Reading...
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