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    Car Delays Forces EVCUP to Pull the Plug on 2011 Race Series Launch

    CAR DELAY FORCES EVCUP TO PULL THE PLUG ON 2011 RACE SERIES LAUNCH Organisers of the EVCUP, the world’s first zero emission circuit electric car race series, have been forced to pull the plug on their plans to start racing in California at the end of this year. Delays in final production of the electric cars to be used for the pioneering race series have left EVCUP with no choice but to abandon plans for this year.

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    EVCUP to Unveil iRACER at EcoVelocity

    The team behind the EVCUP, the world’s first circuit racing series exclusively featuring zero-emission electric vehicles, has announced it will be unveiling the iRACER, at next month’s EcoVelocity low-carbon motor festival at London’s Battersea Power Station. The race series organisers will reveal the definitive look and specifications of the iRACER, a track focused electric vehicle, designed and engineered from the ground up as a pure race car, which will compete in the ‘Sports EV’ classification of the series which gets underway in November in California.

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    New Look for the Future of Motorsport

    Following the international expansion of EVCUP earlier this year, EVCUP launch its new brand identity. Bold and sleek, it signifies the future of motor racing made viable through cutting edge technology.

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    Recharge Wrap-up: Carmakers exceed CAFE standard, EVSR sets two electric lap records

    Filed under: Ethanol, EV/Plug-in, MPG, Legislation and Policy, Racing, Videos New cars have outpaced the Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards for the 2012-2014 model years, according to a new report from the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute. The CAFE standards target a five-percent reduction in CO2 per mile each year through 2025.

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    Car2go brings incentives to charging in San Diego

    Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Transportation Alternatives, SMART Plugging in a vehicle to get power makes sense when that vehicle is owned by one person or family and - like most of the cars on the planet - sits still for most of the day. But when you're trying to share an EV, or a few hundred of them, charging time becomes doubly important.

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    Toyota JV will sell Leahead EVs in China next year

    Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Toyota, China You may have read that Toyota is about to establish a new electric vehicle sub-brand in China called Leahead that will focus on "cheap electric cars aimed at young and hip car buyers in China. " This isn't 100 percent true, but the Japanese automaker is revving its electric motors for EVs in China, in a fashion.

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