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February 13, 2018 - Industry News

XL Hybrids Offers Ship-Thru Codes on GM Vans

Fleet's can now order and take delivery of XLH-upfitted Chevrolet and GMC vans (pictured) starting with 6.0L models. (Image courtesy of XL Hybrids)

XL Hybrids, Inc., announced that ship-thru codes are available for its XLH hybrid-electric system on the Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana full-size vans and cutaways.

Tags: Chevrolet, GMC Savana, Battery-Electric Vehicles, XL Hybriids, Ship-Thru, Knapheide, Adrian Steel

February 13, 2018 - Industry News

Electric Ford Transit Approved for N.Y. Incentive Program

Photo courtesy of Lightning Systems.

The battery-electric Ford Transit 350HD from Lightning Systems now qualifies for a state incentive program in New York, the Loveland, Colo.-based vehicle modifier has announced.

Tags: Cargo Vans, Ford Transit, Incentive Programs, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Vehicle Modifiers, State Grants, Lightning Systems

February 8, 2018 - Executive Fleet News

2018 Lexus RX Hybrid Starts at $51,615

Photo courtesy of Lexus.

The new three-row crossover is also available in a Luxury edition at $55,550.

Tags: Lexus, Pricing, Luxury SUVs, Lexus RX, Three-Row SUVs

January 29, 2018 - Industry News

Calif. Targeting 5M Zero-Emission Vehicles in the State by 2030

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed an executive order to boost the supply of zero-emission vehicles (ZEV) and charging and refueling stations in California to reach a targeted 5 million ZEVs in California by 2030.

Tags: California, Emissions Reduction

January 26, 2018 - Industry News

Landi Renzo Secures CNG Certification for 2018 Ford Trucks, Vans

Photo of the F-550 courtesy of Landi Renzo.

Landi Renzo unveiled that several 2018-MY Ford heavy-duty trucks and vans secured CNG certifications from the Environmental Protection Agency.

Tags: Ford F-550, Ford F-450, Ford F-650, Ford F-750, Ford E-450, Landi Renzo, Ford F-59

January 23, 2018 - Industry News

Toyota Mirai Surpasses 3,000 Sales in Calif.

Photo courtesy of Toyota.

Sales for the Toyota Mirai in California have surpassed the 3,000 mark, and now make up more than 80% of all hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles in the U.S.

Tags: Toyota, California, Hydrogen Fueling Stations, Toyota Mirai

January 23, 2018 - Industry News

LeasePlan Aims for Emission-Free Fleet by 2030

Logo: LeasePlan

LeasePlan Corp. has committed to achieving net zero emissions from its total fleet by 2030, in support of the implementation of the Paris Agreement and climate-related Sustainable Development Goals.

Tags: Alternative Fuels, Fleet Management Companies, LeasePlan

January 19, 2018 - Industry News

Ford Investing $11B in Vehicle Electrification

Photo by Eric Gandarilla.

Ford will invest $11 billion in vehicle electrification and plans to expand its current electrified vehicle portfolio to a total of 40 vehicles.

Tags: Investment, Ford, Battery-Electric Vehicles

January 18, 2018 - Industry News

Hyundai's New Fuel-Cell EV Named Top Tech by CES

Photo courtesy of Hyundai.

Hyundai's newly announced Nexo fuel-cell EV (FCEV) was listed as one of the top products in the auomotive space in 2018 at the recent Consumer Electronic Show.

Tags: Hyundai, Fuel Cell Vehicles, Hyundai Tucson

January 17, 2018 - Industry News

Infiniti to Electrify its Lineup in 2021

The Infiniti QX30 may be one model that will be electrified by 2021.

Infiniti will begin electrifying its vehicle lineup by 2021, and will also launch its first fully electric vehicle that year.

Tags: Nissan, Infiniti, Battery-Electric Vehicles

January 11, 2018 - Global News

Renault and Chinese Automaker Partner for Commercial Vehicle Production

Groupe Renault is partnering with Brilliance China Automotive to manufacture and sell light commercial vehicles, and will operate under the name Renault-Brilliance-Jinbei Automotive Co. Ltd.

Tags: China, Renault, Light Commercial Vehicle, Global, Electric Vehicles

January 9, 2018 - Industry News

Fisker Unveils New Electric Luxury Sedan, EV Battery Technology

Photo courtesy of Fisker Inc.

Fisker Inc. has unveiled the Fisker EMotion luxury sedan prototype that looks to rival the Tesla Model S, and also revealed a solid-sate battery for electric vehicles that will look to provide more power and range than lithium-ion batteries.

Tags: Fisker, Lithium-Ion Batteries, Battery-Electric Vehicles

January 9, 2018 - Industry News

Kia’s Mobility Plan Includes 16 New Electrified Vehicles

Photo of the Niro EV Concept courtesy of Kia.

Kia has outlined its mobility plans for the future, which includes a focus on autonomous and connected car technology, and the introduction of 16 new advanced powertrain vehicles by 2025.

Tags: Carsharing, Kia, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Autonomous Vehicles, Kia Niro

January 8, 2018 - Industry News

Hyundai's New Fuel-Cell SUV Has 307 Miles of Range

Photo courtesy of Hyundai.

Hyundai unveiled its all-new fuel cell EV (FCEV) SUV, the Nexo, which has an estimated range of 370 miles with a five minute fueling duration, and offers a host of new automated driving technologies.

Tags: Hyundai, Fuel Cell Vehicles, Hyundai Tucson, Autonomous Technology

January 8, 2018 - Industry News

XL Hybrids Gets Latest CARB Approval

Image of converted Ford F-150 courtesy of XL Hybrids.

XL Hybrids has received approval for plug-in hybrid electric (PHEV) Ford F-150 pickup trucks in the Golden State of California.

Tags: Ford F-150, CARB, Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles, PHEV, Pickup Trucks, XL Hybrids

January 5, 2018 - Industry News

Tesla's Model 3 Falling Short of Production Goals

Photo of the Tesla Model 3 by Paul Clinton.

Tesla only delivered 1,550 Model 3 cars in the fourth quarter of 2017 and won’t hit full scale production of the vehicle until June.

Tags: Vehicle Production, Tesla, Tesla Model 3

January 4, 2018 - Industry News

California Lawmaker Wants to Ban Internal Combustion Engine Vehicles by 2040

A California assemblyman has introduced a bill that would require all new passenger vehicles sold in 2040 to be zero-emission vehicles.

Tags: California, Emissions Reduction, Elected Leaders, Zero-Emission Vehicles

January 2, 2018 - Global News

Italian Natural Gas Distributor Replaces Fleet with Methane-Powered FCA Vehicles

Photo courtesy of Italgas

The fleet conversion is part of the Italgas 2017-2023 Industrial Plan to reduce emissions and improve air quality in the company's areas of operation.

Tags: Italy, Methane, FCA, Global

December 29, 2017 - Industry News

Hyundai Ioniq PHEV Provides 650 Miles of Range

Photo of 2018 Ioniq Plug-in Hybrid courtesy of Hyundai.

Hyundai has begun selling its 2018 Ioniq Plug-in Hybrid, which offers more than 650 miles of range, including 29 miles in electric mode, Hyundai has announced.

Tags: Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles, 2018-MY, Hyundai Ioniq, Hyundai

December 29, 2017 - Global News

European Fleets to Test Electric Volkswagen Crafter Van

Photo courtesy of Volkswagen.

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles delivered battery-electric versions of its Crafter cargo van to an international group of major customers for testing before it is released in September 2018.

Tags: Cargo Vans, Volkswagen, Germany, Global

December 27, 2017 - Global News

Westport Supplying Natural Gas Tech to China

Photo of a CNG-powered Ford F-150 courtesy of Westport.

Westport Fuel Systems will provide its high pressure direct injection technology, designed to enable heavy-duty trucks to operate on natural gas, to the Chinese market.

Tags: China, Heavy-Duty Trucks, Global, Westport

December 27, 2017 - Industry News

Tesla's Musk 'Dying to Build' Electric Pickup

Photo of Elon Musk via jdlasica/Flickr.

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk is promising to produce a battery-electric pickup truck in the near future as the latest entry in his growing lineup of vehicles that has begun to include more commercial models.

Tags: Pickup Trucks, Tesla, Battery-Electric Vehicles

December 20, 2017 - Industry News

VW's Electrify America to Install 2,800 Charging Stations

Electrify America will install more than 2,800 Level 2 EV charging stations by June 2019 in 17 of the biggest metropolitan areas in the United States, with approximately 75% of the new charging station sites located at workplaces.

Tags: Battery-Electric Vehicles, EV Charging Stations

December 20, 2017 - Industry News

Honda to Relaunch Insight Hybrid for 2019

Photo courtesy of Honda.

Honda plans to relaunch its Insight gasoline-electric hybrid as a 2019 model powered by the company's new two-motor hybrid system as a larger five-passenger sedan, Honda announced.

Tags: Honda, Honda Insight, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids, 2019-MY, Detroit Auto Show

December 14, 2017 - Industry News

Ford Locates Self-Driving Unit in Historic Detroit

Photo of The Factory courtesy of Ford.

Ford Motor Co. is setting up its electrification and autonomous vehicle teams in a historic building in the Corktown neighborhood of Detroit, and will begin operations in early 2018, the company announced.

Tags: Ford, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Autonomous Vehicles


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