2016 Mitsubishi i-MiEV details – price unchanged

Mitsubishi published this press release on the 2016 iMiEV. 2016 Mitsubishi i-MiEV Arrives at Dealers in March Starting MSRP of $22,995 (net starting MSRP of $15,495 after $7,500 Federal tax credit) New touchscreen Navigation Package available for 2016 model Arriving at Mitsubishi Motors dealers in late March 2015

Canada’s first vehicle charging network is in Quebec

As previously written, Hydro-Quebec in Quebec Canada is a supporter of electric vehicles and is taking part in cold weather testing of the Mitsubishi iMiev electric vehicle; it should come as no big surprise that the first EV charging station network in Canada is in Quebec.

Outlander Plug-in Hybrid coming in 2013

The concept unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show was called the PX-MiEV II and looked similar to the Mitsubishi Outlander. The production version will be named the Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-in Hybrid and Mitsubishi is planning to launch it by April 2013.

Estonia order 507 Mitsubishi i-Mievs

The government of Estonia made a deal with Mitsubishi earlier this year to purchase 507 Mitsubishi i-Miev electric vehicles as part of an agreement to purchase 10 million tons of emissions rights. Read the full story, or make comments on the Mitsubishi i-Miev Forum

Mitsubishi i-Miev coming to Canada soon

For a relatively small car company,  Mitsubishi is forging ahead with an electric vehicle strategy that puts it near the front of the electric car movement. The 2012 Mitubishi i-Miev fully electric car will arrive in Canada in December.

Mitsubishi i West Coast Tour

Last week Mitsubishi started touring around the West Coast with their 2012 Mitsubishi i. The tour stops allow people to see up close, and even test drive the Mitsubishi i. Mitsubishi has a Facebook page with a list of their locations, but I find that a little harder to navigate and find info on then Mitsubishi i West Coast Tour

US Spec Mitsubishi i First Drive

One of the forum members that’s been quite active on the MyNissanLeaf.com forum, and now on the MyIMiev forum, was lucky enough to be part of a small group that got to drive the U.S. version of the Mitsubishi i-Miev (called simply the ‘Mitsubishi i’ in the USA). He goes by mwalsh, or Michael J. US Spec Mitsubishi i First Drive

Mitsubishi heads the wireless charge

Mitsubishi has teamed up with WiTricity and IHI Corporation for a research and development program to help make wireless charging a reality for electric vehicle owners – Mitsubishi’s interest in this of course would be making their Mitsubishi i-Miev vehicle the first one to have wireless charging.