Vauxhall Ampera

Type: Product
Name: Vauxhall Ampera
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

UK electric fleet crosses 13,000 mark

Electric Vehicle segment of UK has so far achieved a total number of 13,000 electric cars and vans for the first time, reports next Greencar.The target was accomplished with recent announcement from Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) that 11,260 ... [Published Greentech Lead - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

New Chevrolet Volt teased

A teaser of the new Chevrolet Volt has been released online via social media, with the accompanying caption confirming a full public debut is set for the Detroit Motor Show this coming January.Focused on the second-generation plug-in hybrid’s rear badges, ... [Published AutoExpress - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Chevrolet shows first teaser photo of next Volt E-REV

General Motors will unveil the next Chevrolet Volt extended-range electric vehicle at the 2015 Detroit Motor Show next January, ahead of a sales launch shortly afterwards.It replaces a model which, since production began in 2010, has proved a popular ... [Published International Fleet World - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Chevrolet clue to downsized Ampera?

News from an automotive conference in the USA may give a clue as to the next generation Opel/Vauxhall Ampera. General Motors is separating the brands, withdrawing Chevromet from Europe to leave the way clear for the local brands, but the news is still ... [Published Fleet Europe - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

UK electric fleet passes 13,000 mark

With the recent announcement from OLEV that 11,260 claims have been made through the Plug-in Car Grant scheme, the total number of electric cars and vans in the UK now exceeds 13,000 vehicles for the first time.The Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) ... [Published WhatGreenCar - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Chevrolet Volt and MBA students team up to help businesses

Chevrolet is offering up 12 of its range-extended Volt models to a unique program in the US which matches local businesses with MBA (Masters of Business Administration) students, eager to help out.The MBAs Across America launched last year, when four ... [Published Green Car Website - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

GM to kill off Vauxhall Ampera

Vauxhall's parent company GM is believed to be planning to drop the Ampera plug-in hybrid at the end of next year due to poor sales across Europe.According to industry reports, Europe will not get the facelifted version, which is due at the end of 20 ... [Published Business Car - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

1. BMW i3

The incredible BMW i3 was the first iof what could be an extensive line-up of zero-emissions vehicles from the brand, and it’s packed with hi-tech materials and cutting-edge engineering. With its punchy 168bhp motor and traditional rear-wheel-drive layout, ... [Published AutoExpress - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

European electric car sales could reach one million by 2025

Sales of electric cars across Europe have doubled every year since 2010, according to a new report from environmental NGO, T&E.Last year alone, around 50,000 plug-in vehicles were sold in Europe, representing 0.4 per cent of the total market for new cars ... [Published Green Car Website - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Blue Print adds to steering and suspension range

Blue Print Is the ‘Complete Solution for Asian and American Vehicle Parts’ with a range of more than 26,000 part numbers covering 160 product groups, all of which are supported by a 3 Year Unlimited Mileage Warranty.Blue Print’s Steering and Suspension ... [Published Irish Auto Trade Online - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Paul Barker's blog: 15 July 2014 - Charging charge could become a big deal

|Author: Paul BarkerPaul Barker - EditorSome interesting points were raised during our investigation into charging points (see pages one and 12), and more specifically the cost to recharge an electric vehicle.I've long maintained that public charging ... [Published Business Car - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Is the clock ticking for the Vauxhall Ampera?

The Vauxhall Ampera may be discontinued next year after already-weak sales slowed further in 2014.Automotive News is speculating the Vauxhall/Opel Ampera may be withdrawn from Europe when the second-generation Chevrolet Volt is launched next year; the ... [Published Motoring Research - Jul 21 2014]

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Dr Ben Lane, Director of Next Green Car said: "The EV market continues to grow exponentially in the UK as elsewhere, demonstrating that UK car buyers are fully embracing the EV revolution. With the continuing investment from manufacturers the number of electric models continues to increase, making the future EV market look very secure."
"We see e-mobility as an important part of the mobility of tomorrow and we will continue to drive down costs and affordability," he said. "After the eventual run-out of the current-generation Ampera, we'll introduce a successor product in the electric vehicle segment."
"Detroit is the spiritual birthplace of MBAs Across America, so it is fitting that our movement enters its second year thanks to the visionary support of GM — an iconic American institution that we fundamentally believe will help lead the resurgence of Detroit in the years to come,” said Casey Gerald, founder and chief executive of MBAs Across America. “We are inspired by GM's work in the Motor City, and thank them for their support in powering our teams' journeys in Chevy Volts."
...what Porsche refers to as "the first plug-in hybrid in the premium SUV segment" and, along with the 918 Spyder , make it (almost unbelievably) "the world's only car manufacturer to offer three plug-in hybrid models" (unless, of course, you count the Opel/Vauxhall Ampera as separate from the Chevy Volt and Cadillac ELR ). The system mates a 3...

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UK electric fleet crosses 13,000 mark [Published Greentech Lead - Aug 09 2014]
New Chevrolet Volt teased [Published AutoExpress - Aug 08 2014]
Chevrolet shows first teaser photo of next Volt... [Published International Fleet World - Aug 08 2014]
Chevrolet clue to downsized Ampera? [Published Fleet Europe - Aug 08 2014]
Revealed: the UK's most fuel-efficient cars [Published MSN UK - Aug 07 2014]
UK electric fleet passes 13,000 mark [Published WhatGreenCar - Aug 06 2014]
GM to kill off Vauxhall Ampera [Published Business Car - Aug 05 2014]
Chevrolet Volt and MBA students team up to help... [Published Green Car Website - Aug 05 2014]
1. BMW i3 [Published AutoExpress - Jul 31 2014]
European electric car sales could reach one mil... [Published Green Car Website - Jul 30 2014]
Blue Print adds to steering and suspension range [Published Irish Auto Trade Online - Jul 28 2014]
Paul Barker's blog: 15 July 2014 - Charging cha... [Published Business Car - Jul 25 2014]
Porsche announces four flavors of updated Cayen... [Published Autoblog - Jul 24 2014]
Porsche announces four flavors of updated Cayenne [Published Autoblog - Jul 24 2014]
Porsche announces four flavors of updated Cayenne [Published Autoblog Green - Jul 24 2014]
Vauxhall promises Ampera-successor EV and sub-A... [Published AutoExpress - Jul 23 2014]
Is the clock ticking for the Vauxhall Ampera? [Published Motoring Research - Jul 21 2014]
Together in Electric Dreams? [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Jul 20 2014]
Keeping cool: how to keep your electric car hap... [Published Green Car Website - Jul 18 2014]
Government cars go electric [Published Telegraph - Jul 17 2014]
Toyota Yaris 2014 price and specs [Published CarBuyer.co.uk - Jul 15 2014]
Worldwide PHEV And EV Sales Top 500,000 [Published Gas 2 - Jul 14 2014]
'Charge Rage' electric car owners get angry aft... [Published Telegraph - Jan 23 2014]
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Filed under: Performance , Videos , Crossover , Porsche , Luxury The new Macan may be getting all the attention lately, but Porsche hasn't forgotten about its larger crossover - the one that put it on the map in 2002 and on the road to profitability, ...
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