Archives for November 2013

Tesla gets closer to Ireland

Irish motorists dreaming of owning and driving a Tesla on Irish roads have come closer to their dream, with Tesla opening its first retail store in the UK at London’s Westfield Shopping Centre. The new store features interactive displays and design studios enabling more and more people to design their own Model S and learn all […]

Nissan and Renault pass 100k EV sales

Nissan and Renault have now sold over 100,000 electric vehicles between them– Of the total, the vast majority are Leafs. Nissan’s electric car has now sold over 71,000 examples worldwide since hitting the streets in 2010. Europe has approximately 12,000 of these on the road. It makes the Leaf the most numerous electric car ever […]

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV released in Europe

Mitsubishi have revealed that it has already received over 10,000 signed orders across Europe for it’s much anticipated Outlander Plug-in Hybrid Electric, since it opened it’s order books in December 2012. Mitsubishi will launch it’s Outlander PHEV in Ireland in mid 2014, initially launching in the Nordic countries and the Netherlands with a view to opening it’s order books across the rest of Europe as demand […]