Plugin-electric vehicles

2018 Plug-in hybrids and EVs for sale

By |2019-04-08T13:46:15-07:00April 4th, 2019|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, electric vehicles (EV), Plugin-electric vehicles, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , , |

There were over 500,000 electrified vehicles on America's roads in 2015. While that is a significant increase from the 70,000 in 2012, it is still fewer than predicted for U.S. cars on the roads. EV sales are increasing, up over 37% in 2016. As more PHEV and EV SUVs come on the market, we will [...]

2017 Chrysler Pacifica plug-in hybrid PHEV

By |2018-04-16T19:10:17-07:00November 15th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Chrysler, Plugin-electric vehicles|Tags: , |

Finally! It's here! The first plug-in hybrid minivan, and it's everything I want it to be in a minivan and a plug-in hybrid. First, let me say that I have driven the gasoline-only version of the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivan and loved it. The gas only version starts around $28,595 and gets an [...]

GM partners with A123Systems for Chevy Volt

By |2016-09-25T20:15:06-07:00August 10th, 2007|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, Concept cars, GM, Plugin-electric vehicles, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

From GM: GM and A123Systems to Co-Develop Lithium-Ion Battery Cell for Chevrolet Volt Agreement Speeds Up Development of Chevy Volts Innovative Propulsion System “Breakthrough battery technology will drive future automotive propulsion, and the company that aligns with the best strategic partners will win. That's what is so significant about this deal,” said Bob Lutz, GM [...]