Mitsubishi i car reviews
One of the pioneers that began to make electric cars look viable, the i-MiEV is nonetheless expensive and of limited practicality. The Nissan LEAF is in another league.
Date added: Thursday 27 August 2009.
With congested cities and carbon footprints at the top of the political agenda, urban motorists are looking for smaller cars which offer practicality, while keeping your green conscience clean. The Mitsubishi i is the first Japanese K-car to hit the UK. It’s been designed to follow strict Japanese guidelines and has been a massive success in the technological capital of the world. But while it’s becoming an icon in Tokyo, how would it fair in the UK’s choc-a-block cities. Adrian Hearn was among the first UK journalists to find out.
Date added: Wednesday 06 June 2007.
From January 2010, buyers of electric, plug-in hybrid or hydrogen-fueled cars will be entitled to a ‘Plug-in Car Grant’ for 25 per cent of its value up to £5,000. The incentive is designed to encourage sales of low- or zero-emissions cars in the UK. The scheme is planned to last until March 2014 and will fund the discount for around 8,600 cars.
Date added: Wednesday 05 January 2011.