The organization of the award "European Car of the Year" revealed on Monday (3) that the winner of the 2014 edition is the Peugeot 308. The hatch of the French automaker earned 307 points in the poll, ahead of the electric BMW i3 (223) and Tesla Model S (216).
Toyota is working on developing a wireless technology to recharge their plug-in hybrid and electric models. The system will be tested later this month as part of a managed program by Aichi prefecture, Japan.
Nissan revealed on Wednesday (12) that the Leaf was the best-selling electric vehicle in Europe during the year 2013. During the period, 11,120 units, almost double the 2012 result (5,600 copies) was traded.
Toyota confirmed on Monday (10) that fail to produce vehicles and engines in Australia from 2017. The decision was expected a few weeks ago, and is consistent with the position recently announced by General Motors .