Toshiba's New Battery Could Provide 200 Miles Of Range In Six Minutes

Toshiba's New Battery Could Provide 200 Miles Of Range In Six Minutes

Toshiba has announced a new type of lithium-ion battery which it says could provide an EV with almost 200 miles of range with a six-minute charge.

The technology company has implemented titanium niobium oxide into its cells, a new material which reportedly doubles the capacity of the battery anode. This results in extremely rapid charging which could ultimately eliminate any concerns about EVs being too slow to charge.

New Nissan E-nv200 Van Offers Up To 174 Miles Of Zero Emissions

New Nissan e-NV200 Van Offers Up To 174 Miles Of Zero Emissions

Nissan has updated its electric van with a bigger battery pack, giving it a 60 percent increase in driving range to an estimated total of 280km (174 miles).

The new battery pack has a 40kWh capacity but it retains the same dimensions with the previous battery so it doesn’t compromise the load space or payload of the new Nissan e-NV200.

Nissan Leaf's 60 Kwh Battery Option Could Deliver 225+ Miles Of Range

Nissan Leaf's 60 kWh Battery Option Could Deliver 225+ Miles Of Range

When Nissan unveiled the 2018 Leaf many people where surprised the model would have a 40 kWh lithium-ion battery that provides an EPA-estimated range of just 150 miles (241 km).

The decision to use such a small battery enabled the automaker to price the model at $29,990 before incentives but it seemed like an odd choice considering its key rivals offer a significantly longer range. In particular, the entry-level Tesla Model 3 can travel up to 220 miles (354 km) on a single charge while the Chevrolet Bolt can go 238 miles (383 km).

1989 Toyota Supra Turbo Wants You To Put Some Miles On It

1989 Toyota Supra Turbo Wants You To Put Some Miles On It

How much do you value the third generation Toyota Supra? Enough to pay around £9,000 ($11,645) at an auction for a good example?

If so, then you should book a hotel room, and a flight, to The Warwickshire Exhibition Center, near Leamington, Spa, UK, for September 23, when this example will go under the hammer at ClassicCarAuctions.

2017 Toyota Prius Prime Starts At $27,100 For 25 Ev Miles And 54 Mpg

2017 Toyota Prius Prime starts at $27,100 for 25 EV miles and 54 MPGWould you want your fourth-gen Toyota Prius to come with 25 miles of electric range and pay about $2,000 less for it? Well, if you have a base-model 2017 Prius and paid at least $4,500 in federal taxes, you could have instead purchased an entry-level 2017 Prius Prime (the one that plugs in, reviewed in full here) and saved $2,085. That's because the new Prime, which goes on sale this fall, will start at $27,100. Two higher trim levels will be available, the Premium for $28,800 and the Advanced for $33,100. All three qualify for up to $4,500 in federal tax credit.

Yamaha: Alex Lowes Makes First Miles On Yzr-m1 In Brno Test

Yamaha: Alex Lowes Makes First Miles on YZR-M1 in Brno TestPata Yamaha Official WorldSBK rider and 39th "Coca-Cola Zero" Suzuka 8-Hours Endurance Road Race winner Alex Lowes joined Monster Yamaha Tech3 rider and fellow Suzuka teammate Pol Espargaró at the Automotodrom Brno this afternoon to experience the YZR-M1 during the official one-day IRTA test.

Mitsubishi Outlander Phev Finishes Axcr, Nissan Leafs Drive 528 Million Collective Miles

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Finishes AXCR, Nissan Leafs drive 528 million collective milesThe Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV has successfully completed the Asia Cross Country Rally 2014. The plug-in Mitsu finished first in the EV class, and 14th overall, clocking in at 19 hours, 17 minutes and 12 seconds. For its second year in the competition, the Outlander PHEV used a new suspension with more ground clearance to help it tackle the race's treacherous terrain.

1986 Nissan 300zx Z31 With 15k Miles

1986 Nissan 300ZX Z31 with 15k Miles1986 Nissan 300ZX Z31 with 15k MilesThis 1986 Nissan 300ZX certainly qualifies for one of the lowest mileage examples in the States.
The Z31 generation 300ZX (built from 1983 to 1989) has all the typical 1980s sports car design treats, such as the pointy styling with an abundance of straight-lines and pop-up headlamps.

1992 Subaru Svx With 46000 Miles

1992 Subaru SVX with 46000 MilesMany people love Subaru's commitment to boxer engines and sporty cars with advanced all-wheel drive systems, but when the talk turns to design, the same folks usually do the Hank Hill-style neck rubbing move with one exception: the 1991-1996 SVX Coupe.

1991 Acura Legend With Only 9,000 Miles

1991 Acura Legend with Only 9,000 MilesThis 1991 Acura Legend that we discovered on an auction and which looks like it just came off the production line, was stolen brand new from an Acura dealership and was only driven for 7,000 miles before being stored and recovered by the police in 2011.

1992 Acura Nsx With 2,209 Miles Looks As Good As New

1992 Acura NSX with 2,209 Miles Looks as Good as NewDespite being 22 years old, this 1992 Acura (Honda for markets outside North America) NSX we discovered on eBay has only travelled 2,209 miles (3,554 km) or just a mere 100 miles a year since new! The current owner claims that the car is all-original, and the pictures appear to support that.