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Ford Debuts Transit Connect Electric Van & Taxi
The vehicle is powered by a liquid-cooled 28 kWh lithium-ion battery pack from Johnson Controls-Saft, while the drive system comes from Azure Dynamics. - 10-Feb-2010

Electric Car Future? Not Anytime Soon, Writes Car and Driver
Costs and other shortcomings will relegate electric cars to small niche well into the future, contends Fast Forward 2020 feature article. - 10-Feb-2010

Shareholders File Class Action Lawsuit Against Toyota
U.S. shareholders accuse Toyota Motor Corp. of issuing 'materially false and misleading statements' over faulty Prius brakes. - 10-Feb-2010

EMCycle Blends Bicycle and Automobile
Enclosed cabin provides all-weather capability and crash safety, compared to standard bicycle. - 10-Feb-2010

Mercedes Announces a For-Real Electric Van
Mercedes-Benz is manufacturing its own electric van. - 10-Feb-2010

Peugeot to Introduce Pay-As-You-Go Electric Vehicle Program
Hire scheme will allow customers to load ‘mobility points’ onto a card before using them to borrow from a fleet of vehicles ranging from electric bicycles to a vans. - 10-Feb-2010

Singapore Proposing Tax Breaks for Plug-In Hybrids
Hybrids currently enjoy 40 per cent reduction in Additional Registration Fee -- the main car tax -- in Singapore. - 10-Feb-2010

Vectrix Electric Scooter Now in Stronger Hands
New Vectrix LLC has a small team of development, operations and sales staff in the New Bedford office. - 10-Feb-2010

Battery-only Cars Make No Sense, Writes Columnist Winton
Neil Winton finds merit in British Petroleum analysis that ethanol-fueled plug-in hybrids make more sense than battery only cars. - 10-Feb-2010

Toyota Begins 2010 Prius Brake Repairs
Recall includes 437,000 units of its 2010 Prius, Sai, Prius PHV (plug-in hybrid) and Lexus HS250h hybrids globally. - 10-Feb-2010