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Large-Scale Production of the smart fortwo Electric Drive to Begin in 2012 in Hambach

By • Oct 12th, 2009 • Category: Clean Car Talk Daily Snapshots

smart plant in Hambach, France was selected as location for future large-scale production of the smart fortwo electric drive, which will be equipped with the most modern lithium-ion-battery and will be offered to customers through the smart sales network by 2012.
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Renault Electric Cars Showing at Frankfurt Auto Show

By • Sep 23rd, 2009 • Category: Clean Car Talk Daily Snapshots

Renault affordable production zero-emission electric vehicles showing at the recent Frankfurt Auto Show. Here are four Renault electric concept cars provided a preview of Renault’s range of vehicles due to be released from 2011, all part of Renault’s long term electric vehicle global strategy.



Second Generation smart fortwo Electric Drive Goes Into Series Production

By • Aug 27th, 2009 • Category: Clean Car Talk Posts

Second generation electric smart fortwo aims for November 2009 rollout to leasing customers in major cities for a four-year 60,000 km (37,300 miles) test runs, and a 2012 availability at dealers. Specs include efficient lithium-ion battery, 30 kW electric motor, 120 Nm (88.5 ft-lbs) of torque, and a range of 84 miles per charge.