Kia Motors announced that it will begin manufacturing the Soul EV in South Korea in April. The car will be the first vehicle powered by battery Hyundai-Kia to be exported to markets in the United States and Europe.
Daimler unveiled new details about its new electric vehicle, called Denza. Developed in conjunction with the Chinese manufacturer BYD, the green car will be presented at the Hall of Beijing in April and should start to be sold in China in late 2014.
BMW scrapped for now, offer CSL versions (made with lighter materials) of the newly launched M3 and M4. Speaking to website Top Gear, Matt Collins, product manager of the brand, explained that the current models are already light enough.