Daily Archives: January 22, 2012

Honda Begins Deliveries of 2013 Fit EV

The 2013 Honda Fit EV, which was unveiled at the Los Angeles International Auto Show, got delivered to its first customer: the City of Torrance, Calif., where somewhat coincidentally, Honda just happens to have its North American headquarters. Pinboard (MacAaron:tnev)

Japan Enters Ugliest EV Contest With Sim-Lei Design

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If we’ve learned anything in the EV world, it’s that low drag coefficients usually mean really, really ugly design characteristics.  For some reason, the idea of low drag (think Prius, one of the ugliest production cars in modern times) doesn’t jibe with great looks.  On the other hand, both can be screwed up – witness …
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Mitsubishi Introduces Canter Eco Hybrid and Canter E-Cell

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corp has introduced two new electrified commercial truck models in three configurations at the Tokyo Auto Show going on right now in Japan.  The trucks include the Canter Eco Hybrid light-duty truck (pictured), the Canter Super Great Eco Hybrid heavy-duty truck, and the Canter E-Cell electric truck. Fuso is also …
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