Toyota Moving Closer to Wireless Charging

Toyota doesn’t see much of a market in purely electric cars, but that doesn’t mean the company isn’t looking at one of the most interesting technologies commonly associated with those products.

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Saleen Confirms Electric Car Development

Steve Saleen confirmed this week that his company is developing an electric car and that a scale model will be unveiled early next year. 

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BMW, Toyota Tie-Up Sees 'Big Steps' in EV Technology

According to BMW’s head of marketing, the partnership between BMW and Toyota has already led to “big steps” in battery technology for electric vehicles.

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Nissan Leaf Can Now Power Your Office Building

Nissan is currently testing its new “Vehicle-to-Building” technology, which allows up to six Nissan Leaf electric vehicles to be connected to and provide electricity to a building’s power distribution board.

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BMW Electric Cars to Play Major Role in Near Future

Widespread implementation of electric cars might be closer than you think according to BMW product development boss Herbert Diess.

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BMW I3 Scores Four-Star Rating in European Crash Tests

BMW is breaking new ground with its i3 city car, but European crash test results might be a sign of problems to come.

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Nissan Self-Driving Leaf Tested on Public Roads at Home

Nissan is continuing its push toward marketing a self-driving car, announcing today that it began testing on public roads in Japan.

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Honda FCEV Concept Video, First Look

Honda unveiled a concept preview of its hydrogen fuel cell vehicles during the L.A. Auto Show last week.

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Most Car Shoppers Aren't Aware of EV Rebates, Subsidies: Survey

According to a recent survey, 95 percent of U.S. car shoppers aren’t aware of state and local subsidies, rebates and other incentives related to plug-in hybrids and electric vehicles.

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Women Prefer Men Who Drive Hybrids, EVs: Survey

The days of women being attracted to men behind the wheels of sporty Porsches and luxurious BMWs could be coming to an end, according to a recent survey.

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Elon Musk Sounds Off on Hydrogen Fuel Cells

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk is rapidly becoming a new Bob Lutz for the 21st century. The savvy South African is not afraid to share his opinion on a variety of topics and is at times refreshingly blunt.

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BMW I5 Already in Planning Stage

After the successful launch of its i3 electric car, BMW is already looking to expand the i brand with reports that an i5 model is already in the planning stage.

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New Ford Battery Lab to Speed EV Development

Ford announced the opening today of a new battery lab at the University of Michigan that the company says will help accelerate its ability to develop battery-powered vehicles.

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Kia Soul EV Might Not Be a Compliance Car After All

Count yourself among a very special few if you’re wondering how much the electrified Kia Soul will cost. 

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BMW I3 Performs 30-Minute Full Charge at Public Station

Rapid recharging is as important to electric cars as engines are to airplanes. That is to say, they won’t take off without them. 

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