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2010-03-30 07:30:00

SEOUL, Korea, March 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The first-ever Korea Electric Vehicle Challenge took place this weekend outside Seoul with electric car pioneer ZAP (OTC Bulletin Board: ZAAP) and distribution partner in Korea Samyang Optics (008080.KS) entering two vehicles under development, the Alias electric car and Jonway A380 electric SUV. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100330/SF78537) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070130/SFTU060LOGO) This was...

2010-03-29 10:57:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in the electric motorcycle industry, today announced that its Zero DS and the Zero S are now eligible for the Colorado Alternative Fuel Vehicle Tax Credit. Both electric motorcycles will now be available to Colorado residents at a price of just $4,107 after the $4,888 Colorado tax credit and a ten percent federal tax credit. "This Colorado incentive is forward thinking and game changing. By taking...

2010-03-16 05:15:00

SANTA CRUZ, Calif., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- After a breakthrough year in which it became the global leader in the electric motorcycle industry, Zero Motorcycles announced today the highly anticipated launch of its 2010 product line, including the Zero S, DS, X, and MX. With added power, increased acceleration, and enhanced power pack technology, Zero Motorcycles is continuing the innovation it's known for and taking electric motorcycle technology to the next level. The street legal models...

2010-03-02 09:00:00

Company to Implement a Signature Data Acquisition System to Transmit Feedback on the Performance of Competition Vehicles in Real Time. PLAYA VISTA, Calif., March 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The X PRIZE Foundation today announced details of a unique partnership with Illinois-based MOREY Corporation to benefit the Progressive Insurance Automotive X PRIZE, a $10 million competition designed to inspire a new generation of viable, safe and super fuel-efficient vehicles. MOREY, an...

2010-02-17 09:33:00

SANTA ROSA, Calif., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The United States Postal Service (USPS) has awarded electric car pioneer ZAP (OTC Bulletin Board: ZAAP) an engineering contract for the design and development of an electric version of its Long Life Vehicle (LLV). (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100217/SF56155) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070130/SFTU060LOGO) ZAP will convert the gasoline mail truck to run on electricity as specified by the USPS at...

2010-02-10 05:45:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary coach Mike Ditka assists Global Motor Services, Inc., in promoting their new line-up of electric and armored vehicles at the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) convention this weekend in Orlando, FL. Coach Ditka will make an appearance in booth 421 and will be signing autographs in support of his Gridiron Greats charity. As the exclusive distributor for Advanced Power Technologies' (APT) wide range of vehicles, including electric...

2010-02-05 04:08:00

TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc. today announced that Toyota dealers nationwide have received the parts, information and training they need to fix accelerator pedals in recalled Toyota Division vehicles, and that repairs on involved vehicles have begun. The actual repair requires about 30 minutes of work. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/toyota/42329/ (Photo:...

2010-02-01 05:30:00

TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Motor Sales (TMS) U.S.A., Inc., today announced it will begin fixing accelerator pedals in recalled Toyota Division vehicles this week. Toyota's engineers have developed and rigorously tested a solution that involves reinforcing the pedal assembly in a manner that eliminates the excess friction that has caused the pedals to stick in rare instances. In addition, Toyota has developed an effective solution for vehicles in production. (Photo:...

2010-01-21 04:08:00

LONDON, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Electric scooters and motorcycles offer a smart, eco friendly and accessible mobility solution for urban transportation. Their potential to meet consumer demand with innovative design, well supported by a sound charging infrastructure, paves the way for new micro mobility solutions in developing mega-cities. Changing mobility patterns, the decongestion of cities, the move towards eco friendly transportation, the development of mega-cities as well as...

2010-01-12 12:20:00

$10 Million Competition for Super Fuel Efficient Vehicles Announces Partnership with Michigan Economic Development Corporation to Host Multi-Stage On-Track Challenges DETROIT, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Progressive Insurance Automotive X PRIZE has chosen the state of Michigan to host an intense multi-stage competition that aims to pit some of the world's most fuel efficient vehicles against one another in a quest to win their share of a $10 million prize purse. Fifty-one...