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Will electric pickups replace diesel trucks? Check this video

Is it time to replace the diesel heavy-duty trucks with electric? The Fast Lane Truck continues its No, You’re Wrong! series with another episode concerning electric drive as an answer. This time, the questions are: Are diesel HD trucks dead?  Will electric pickups replace them? Raising such questions indicates that electrification matured enough to draw

By |2019-02-16T23:31:47+00:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Electro Car's, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Electric car cales in Europe going good but it can be better! Diesel are down!

BEVs are the most popular in Europe with growth rate of 47% JATO Dynamics released a general summary of car sales in Europe in 2018 withan interesting comparison of particular powertrains. Among the 15.6 million cars sold, alternatively powered cars (hybrids, plug-in hybrids, electric and other) took share of 6.1% (945,000): Gasoline cars – 57%

Tesla Model S wagon race BMW diesel

On the start line we found eletric Tesla Wagon and diesel BMW Can a modified BMW diesel beat a Tesla Model S shooting brake in a drag race? Watch in the video below: Gumbal Video Description: This time I have filmed some heavily modified BMW diesels up to 900NM of torque! They are all power by a

The last new Saab for sale – Diesel 9-3 Wagon

This new Saab comes with a six-speed manual transmission. Saab Automobile had a graceful run throughout its almost-seven-decade lifetime. The Swedish carmaker gave the world memorable models like the 900, 9000, 9-3, and the 9-5. But unfortunate events lead the automaker to its demise in 2012. Not totally, though, as NEVS took over the company to make 9-3-based

By |2018-12-13T17:18:33+00:00December 11th, 2018|Categories: US, World|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

New Mercedes A-class with new diesel engine options

Mercedes-Benz has just added two new engines to the line-up of its new hatchback, and interestingly both are diesels. With the two engines "options", the A200 Sport and A220d AMG Line. The A 200d is available in both Sport and AMG Line trim, with the A220d only available in the latter. The A200d makes 148bhp and

Suzuki and Mitsubishi ditching diesel motors

Suzuki and Mitsubishi have become the latest manufacturers to move to get rid of diesel from their European lineups. The Japanese automakers will join Nissan and Toyota in axing the technology entirely. The move will also mean that Mazda will remain the only major Japanese carmaker selling diesels in Europe. Suzuki had already canned some diesel models, but is now phasing them out across

By |2018-10-25T07:32:26+00:00October 23rd, 2018|Categories: Mustang, Suzuki|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

ISRAEL: Diesel cars will not be available after 2030

Israel outlined a plan of transition from gasoline and diesel cars to electric and natural gas. The country currently can’t boast any significant plug-in electric car sales share, but it’s gonna change. Sales of new conventional gasoline and diesel cars will no longer be possible after 2030, said Israel’s Energy Minister. To boost electric car sales, the government provides

Norway: 60% of new vehicle sales are plug-in electric cars

EVs made are record in market share in Norway. September brings a massive 22.3% decrease year-over-year in new passenger car registrations in Norway, and even plug-in electric cars dropped down by 2.1% to 6,387. However, with the market shrinking so much, plug-ins were able to achieve an all-time record market share of 60.1%! All-electric cars are selling better and better,

Nissan does not have plans to be diesel anymore

Nissan is going to ditch diesel power in Europe, with the Japanese manufacturer planning to phase out the fuel choice by not offering it on new models. As one of the leading EV manufacturers in the world, Nissan already has plenty of presence with non-diesel models. It also follows in the footsteps of manufacturers such

By |2018-09-25T00:36:57+00:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: Electro Car's, Nissan|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Petrol and diesel cars banned from some East London roads

Hackney and Islington have announced that from 3rd September this year, only electric and plug-in hybrid cars will be permitted to uses some roads in the two London boroughs during peak-times. In a new measure, nine roads will be effectively closed to petrol and diesel cars between 7am-10am and 4pm-7pm on weekdays. The affected roads