Tech: New 48-Volt Mild Hybrids Coming

More Electrical Power; Better Fuel Economy Automakers are being squished. On the one hand, governments have implemented new rules to reduce harmful emissions and increase fuel economy. On the other hand, new electric technologies are taxing the traditional 12-volt battery, making it more difficult to meet tightening global fuel-economy and carbon-dioxide ... Read More...

Update: 2016 Nissan Leaf

Top Selling EV Gets Updates on Battery Life and Range The Nissan Leaf, which has sold more pure electric cars in the U.S. than any other manufacturer, is boosting the range on its 2016 model in the U.S. by bumping up the battery size and efficiency. This new Leaf will get an ... Read More...