Category: Electric Cars

George H.W. Bush buys a Volt for his son’s birthday

In US the 2012 elections coming up, the Chevrolet Volt has become a target of criticism for Republicans – but recently, it seems like that conservatives are finally rethinking their opinion on the car. The Chevrolet Volt recently received some favorable coverage from Fox News and now former president George H.W. Bush has purchased one as well. According …

Tata eMO EV concept unveiled at 2012 Detroit Motor Show

Tata Technologies revealed its latest concept, the eMO EV, while participating in the Michellin Challenge Design as part of the Motor show being held at Detroit. A team of 300 plus engineers from various Tata Technologies‘centers in UK, Germany, Detroit and Pune have been involved in the designing and engineering of this Electric Mobility concept. The eMO architecture …

Spied – Mahindra Reva NXR near Mysore!

AutoCarIndia reader Nikhil Isaac has spotted the all-new Mahindra Reva NXR in final stages of testing spotted near Mysore. The new REVA NXR expected to hit the showrooms by mid-2012 with a price tag of Rs 4.5 – 6 lakh (est. ex-showroom). The car is finally expected to hit Indian roads this year. A three-door, four-seater family hatchback, …

GM India showcases Beat BEV concept car in Bangalore

General Motors (GM) India, showcased Chevrolet Beat Battery Electric Vehicle(BEV) in Bangalore on Monday(14/11/2011), leading a ‘Tailored for India programme’, in a bid to demonstrate the effectiveness of BEV technology in the country. The vehicle was conceptualised at GM’s Bangalore-based R&D(Research & Development) centre, will be used to address potential cost savings to help make BEVs more affordable …

Spied – Chevrolet Beat EV (Video)

Chevrolet confirmed it will build and an all-electric version of the Chevrolet Spark (Beat) subcompact. Known as the Chevrolet Spark (Beat) EV, the model will be sold in limited quantities in select U.S. and global markets starting in 2013. Of course, one of those markets will include California. India, a market in which the Chevrolet Beat was launched …

Video – Mercedes-Benz F125 Concept explained in detail

The Mercedes-Benz F125 was one of the most outstanding concepts seen at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show. It was recently reported that the F125 Concept hints at the future of an electric S-Class sedan.   More pictures of  Mercedes-Benz F125 Concept –                   Refresher – Power for the Mercedes-Benz F125 Concept comes …

Mercedes-Benz F125 Concept revealed at Frankfurt Motor Show

After a short leak yesterday, Mercedes-Benz waiting patiently to release the images and details of its new F125 concept. So, what exactly is this thing? Besides celebrating 125 years of Mercedes-Benz history, the F125 Concept looks into the future of large luxury sedans (think S-Class). While most concept cars look into the future about one generation ahead, the …

Mahindra Reva NXR to launch by end this year

The country’s only electric car maker Mahindra Reva plans to launch Reva NXR electric vehicle (EV) in India by the end of this year. The Mahindra Reva NXR will be a four-seater car that will not only be more spacious & have a better quality interior than the previous Reva I model, but will also be blessed with …