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    Recharge Wrap-up: Big Oil fails at renewable fuel, scientists study air with EVs, plug-in Panamera sales
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    Big Oil companies help keep renewable fuels out of your tank, a new report shows. No surprise there, right? The Renewable Fuels Association published a report card grading the country's largest retail gasoline chains on fuel offerings like E85 and E15. The report gave failing grades, with less ...

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    Report: Nissan, Mahindra may bond over EVs

    Like Lloyd in Dumb & Dumber rejoicing that he's got a "one out of a million" chance with Mary Swanson, electric-vehicle advocates in India can do the same. That's because both local automaker Mahindra and Japan-based Nissan say they would consider working together to promote EVs in that ...

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    Report: India's Reva e20 EV ready to take on Norway, Sri Lanka

    That electric-vehicle magnet that is Norway has attracted yet another automaker. This time, it's India-based Mahindra that is looking to bring its battery-electric Reva e2o to the country sometime soon, India's Financial Express says. Mahindra is eying the UK and Sri Lanka for new sales as ...

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    Official: Reva unveils Halo EV, Formula E racer at New Delhi Auto Show

    Mahindra is being busy at the New Delhi Auto Show, unveiling two electric cars: the Mahindra Reva Halo EV concept sports car and the Mahindra Racing Formula E electric race car. If reports are to be believed, the Indian company wants to build the Halo as, well, a halo electric car for the brand. ...

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    Two Wheels: GenZe STS electric scooter is designed for Gen Z (and their phones)

    What do you get when you design a vehicle around solving mobility problems for today's cities? If you are Mahindra, you get the GenZe STS – a line-up of electric scooters, the first of which was revealed at the Santa Monica Altcar Expo last weekend. Standing for Single Track Shuttle, the ...

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    Report: Mahindra planning electric Verito for 2014

    Indian automaker Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd. will be launching an electric version of its Verito Sedan next year. EV technology made by its subsidiary Reva will be used in the e-Verito, said Ravindra Shahane, senior general manager, marketing, automotive division of Mahindra. "There are some ...

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    Official: Mahindra Reva E2O unveiled in New Delhi, headed to Iceland

    Mahindra Reva has been making slow and steady waves with the all-electric E2O city car, taking the previous Reva model – the G-Wiz – into the modern age with the production version of the Reva NXR concept. The E2O has a range of just 62 miles from its lithium-ion batteries, and ...

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    Report: Mahindra Reva promises E2O electric car will go on sale this month

    Mahindra Reva is determined to launch its E2O electric microcar in India this month, despite the end of federal subsidies that lower the purchase price for consumers. Although the Indian government chose to end buyer discounts, subsidies for manufacturers like Reva to buy components such as ...

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    Official: Mahindra E2O, new version of the Reva EV, unveiled in India

    UK alt-rock icons The Smiths famously asked, "How soon is now?" But with India-based Mahindra announcing its new electric vehicle this week, we're left to ask: "How now is soon?" Mahindra, which has been making its Reva EV since 1994, this week announced that the name of the Reva successor would ...

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    Report: India's grid not exactly ready for plug-in vehicles

    Charging infrastructure, higher vehicle costs and less-than-desired single-charge range estimates are among the hurdles to more plug-in vehicles in the US – having the necessary juice from the grid is pretty much a foregone conclusion. Not so in India, apparently. Recent power shortages ...

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    Spy Shots: Next-gen Mahindra Reva NXR electric car spotted in India

    It's near the end of 2012, and the Mahindra Reva NXR electric car has yet to be launched. Still, Mahindra has confirmed that the launch will be happening before the end of the year. In the meantime, take a look at the spy shot above. The car has been spotted in India – in Delhi, Chennai ...

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    Report: Mahindra gives up altogether on small diesel pickup for U.S.

    With apologies to the Beatles, it's been a long and winding road for those waiting to get their hands on the steering wheel of a small, diesel-powered pickup from Mahindra. Here's the good news: Something definitive has finally been heard from the Indian automaker. Here's the bad news: It's bad ...

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    Mahindra TR40 pickup only good for 19/21 mpg?

    Mahindra Pik-Up – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It's hard to understand how Indian truck/SUV maker Mahindra could miss its fuel economy goal by one-third. Mahindra's supposed U.S. distributor, Global Vehicles of Marietta, Ga. (which has been embroiled in an opera of lawsuits, ...

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    Mahindra trying to back away from another U.S. deal?

    After Mahindra notoriously backed out of a deal with a U.S. supplier, Compact pickup fans are still licking their wounds over the news that the company's trucks won't be coming to our shores anytime soon. As it turns out, Global Vehicles USA may not be the only American company to have been ...

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    Reva-i model will sell in India for equivalent of $6,785 U.S.

    Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicles Ltd. (MREVL), makers of battery-powered cars mainly sold in the Indian market, has announced that it's ready to launch its next-generation Reva-i electric at a starting price of just Rs 3.10-lakh ($6,785 U.S. at the current exchange rate). The Reva-i, sold as the ...

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    Mahindra Reva hopes to sell 2,500 electric cars in India in 2011

    Reva NXR – Click above for high-res image gallery
    At the end of May, Mahindra and Reva announced that they would team up, forming a new outfit called Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicle Company. The tie-up granted Mahindra a 55.2 percent stake in Reva and gave the company access to Reva's ...

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    Global Vehicles emails potential customers, attempts to explain delays. Again.

    Mahindra Pik-Up – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The plot thickens. Global Vehicles USA, the one-time and possible-still (pending litigation, of course) importer of Mahindra pickups has sent an email to those who have reserved a spot for one of the first 30,000 or so little diesel ...

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    EPA certifies diesel-powered Mahindra pickups for U.S. sale

    Indian automaker Mahindra and Mahindra is reportedly one big step closer to being able to offer its wares in the U.S. market: it has apparently gained emissions approval from the Environmental Protection Agency. The company's TR20 and TR40 trucks are entering an American market that is being ...

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    Mahindra, Reva partner up for to bring electric powertrains to M&M line-up, more

    Turns out, "a person with direct knowledge" was right. Mahindra and Reva announced today they have teamed up to form a new company called Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicle Company that will see Reva's electric powertrain technology put into Mahindra & Mahindra vehicles. Mahindra will also take ...

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    Report: Mahindra could have diesels on U.S. soil in under 90 days

    Mahindra TR40 – Click above for hi-res image gallery
    Please correct us if we're wrong, but we're pretty sure the last small diesel pickup sold in the U.S. was the 1988 Ford Ranger. Since then, if you wanted a four-banger oil burner in your truck, you either had to put one in yourself ...


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