Monthly Archives: March 2012

EVI Inc announces initiative to sell over 500 electric delivery trucks in California

Electric Vehicles International (EVI-INC) announced today a goal of deploying 500 electric delivery trucks in California over the next two years, piggy-backing on Gov. Jerry Brown’s executive order last week calling for the expansion of electric truck and car usage. Pinboard (MacAaron:tnev)

Daimler and BYD Officially Announce Battery-Electric Vehicle from DENZA Brand

Daimler and Chinese car maker BYD Auto’s new joint venture brand will be called DENZA.  The new DENZA brand for the electric vehicle developed by BYD Daimler New Technology Co. Ltd. (BDNT), the 50:50 joint venture between Daimler and Chinese electric battery and car manufacturer BYD, was formally revealed today in Shenzhen at the “EV – The …
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Three good reasons why the Volvo C30 Electric would spark change in the US market

The Volvo C30 Electric has the potential to change the game in the US electric car market in three important ways. Pinboard (MacAaron:tnev)

Battery Maker Hurt While EV Makers Push Through

This past week hasn’t been tender to battery makers as recall packs and face bankruptcy, yet carmakers are still going ahead. Pinboard (MacAaron:tnev)

Toyota Motorsport Sets new Lap Record for EV

Image via Wikipedia Toyota Motorsport GmbH has set a new lap record for an electric vehicle at the Nurburgring Nordshleife 20.8km circuit in Germany.  The TMG EV P001 is 100% electric and had Jochen Krumbach at the wheel when it made a lap time of 7:47.794 minutes to beat the old record of 9:1.338 by …
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EVI Launches Pilot Electric Truck Program with Frito-Lay

Electric Vehicles International (EVI) has announced the launch of an electric vehicle pilot trial with Frito-Lay North America, which has the seventh largest privately owned commercial fleet. EVI’s signature all-electric powertrain is seamlessly integrated into an industry standard Daimler Freightliner M2 business class chassis providing customers with significant fuel and maintenance savings. The EVI-MD is the most …
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