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Australia launches Electric Vehicle Council

Minister Paul Fletcher at the Electric Vehicle Council Launch

National organisation will track EV sales and raise consumer awareness A new national body aimed at increasing the uptake of EVs in Australia was officially launched in Canberra on Monday May 22. The Electric Vehicle Council (EVC) is an industry-led organisation representing and coordinating the EV industry in Australia. According …

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Hyundai brand debuts luxury hydrogen plug-in concept in the Big Apple

GV80 FUEL CELL CONCEPT
Source: Genesis USA

Genesis, the luxury high end brand from Hyundai Motors, revealed its first hydrogen fuel-cell plug-in concept SUV at the New York International Auto Show earlier this week. It is abundantly clear from this latest unveiling that aesthetic design is fundamental to the creation of Genesis’ GV80 Concept SUV, and is …

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Hyundai accelerates towards batteries as it puts hydrogen in park

Ioniq concept 
Source: Hyundai

Hyundai has announced plans for an new all-electric platform and luxury branding ahead of Korea Autoshow Hyundai senior vice president, Lee Ki-sang, confirmed the automaker’s change of direction as it makes plans to concentrate to move beyond fuel-cell hydrogen cars, adding: “The electric-vehicle platform will require high up-front investments but …

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Hyundai Genesis – the beginning or the end of its EV ambitions?

Hyundai ix35 fuel cell

Hyundai’s Genesis range will contain plug-in hybrids, but the company sees batteries only as an intermediate step to hydrogen fuel cells. Hyundai’s decision to focus its electrified vehicle plans on a brand that is barely off the ground has surprised some. Yet a follow-up announcement by Hyundai Motor America CEO …

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Despite Refuelling Challenges, Hyundai Says It Will Begin Tucson FCV Deliveries in Northern California Soon (Transport Evolved)

Japanese automaker Toyota may be trying to slow down the rate of 2016 Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell deliveries in parts of California due to a lack of usable hydrogen filling stations where customers can refill their cars, but rival firm Hyundai says it’s just about to increase the number …

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Hyundai Debuts EV & Hydrogen “Fusion” Station (Inside EVs)

Hyundai has announced the completion of something it calls a “Fusion” station, the blending of two (up to 4 soon) relatively new alternate fuel technologies into one location for public consumption. Specifically, a station equipped to refuel both a hydrogen fuel cell vehicle and the more common plug-in electric vehicle. Construction on the …

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Hyundai and Kia Sign Licensing Agreement with Paice

Graph of Leading Hybrid Patents' Owners

Read the full press release below: BALTIMORE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Paice, a pioneer in hybrid electric vehicle technology, has reached an agreement to license all of its hybrid vehicle technology to Hyundai Motor Co. and Kia Motors Corp. Paice has now licensed all or part of its hybrid vehicle technology portfolio to Toyota, …

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2016 Hyundai Sonata (PHEV) Powertrain Put on Ward’s 10 Best Engines List

2016 Hyundai Sonata PHEV_edited-1

The powertrain of the 2016 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) was named to Ward’s 10 Best Engines list. This is the first time that a plug-in hybrid powertrain has made the list.  For more information read Hyundai’s full press release below: FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 10, 2015 – The technologically …

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