Toyota’s New Racecar Skips Fuel Cells & Just Burns Hydrogen (+ Why This Might Be Helpful)

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 16:05:03 +0000

As CleanTechnica’s readers are probably well aware, Toyota treats hydrogen the same way my cats treat their catnip. It’s an obsession, and maybe an addiction. On the other hand, the Japanese government seems to be favoring the use of hydrogen vehicles, and that’s playing a factor. What I didn’t expect was to see that Toyota […]

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11% Plugin Vehicle Share in China!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 24 Apr 2021 02:14:50 +0000

Plugin electric vehicles are a hot item in China right now, and they scored a near-record 211,000 registrations last month. That was a 244% jump compared to the same month last year, making it the second best month ever, only behind last December. Last month’s plugin vehicle share actually reached the two-digit mark for the […]

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Toyota-Tesla Crossover Partnership Rumor Now Pretty Much Dead

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 21 Apr 2021 02:58:36 +0000

A few weeks ago, the Teslasphere was abuzz with the rumor that Toyota was going to partner with Tesla to build an electric crossover. It was questionable, but at the same time plausible, that such a thing could happen (which is what made the thing so interesting). Now, after a new announcement from Toyota, it’s […]

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Toyota Applies Diesel-Killing Hydrogen Fuel Cell Muscle To EU Railways

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 17:35:12 +0000

If all goes according to plan, a new hybrid hydrogen fuel cell locomotive will sport Toyota fuel cells and green H2, too.

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Tesla Model Y Ramps Up In China, $4400 Wuling EV Still #1

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2021 02:46:28 +0000

Plugin vehicles had another great month in China last month, with 104,000 registrations, a six-fold jump compared to the same month last year. Though, recall that February 2020 was heavily disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic. Still, if we were to compare with February 2019, last month also showed a major jump in sales. Two years […]

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Some Car Companies Want To Throw America Under The Bus — Again!

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sun, 14 Mar 2021 17:40:12 +0000

Some major car companies are still trying to limit US exhaust emissions rules. Why buy cars from them?

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In Defense Of PHEVs — Part 2 (To Be Continued…)

Credit to Author: Jacek Fior| Date: Sat, 13 Mar 2021 15:55:59 +0000

Let me start by reporting something totally unrelated to plugin hybrids (or is it?). Like all the rest of the world, Poland is in the process of vaccinating as many people as possible in the shortest possible time. You would think we’re one team and all government officials, media entities, authorities, celebrities, etc. are helping […]

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A New AMC Off-Road Electric Car?

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 19:35:38 +0000

Unfortunately, it’s not that AMC. The cool Eagle 4-wheel drive hatchbacks and wagons haven’t been around for a long time, but a new company with the same initials is building something that looks eerily similar and is just as cool. For the younger Millennials and Gen-Y readers, let’s take a quick look at the old […]

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Tesla Model 3, Model Y, Other EV, & Top Car Sales in USA — Charts

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 07:47:28 +0000

After completing my 2020 US Electric Vehicle Sales Report, it crossed my mind that it would be interesting to look at longer-term US electric vehicle and broader car sales trends. So, I found the data and have created 3 charts for you to enjoy and examine below. All 3 charts cover the years 2017–2020. The […]

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