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Nissan’s Newly Unveiled Self-Parking Pivo3 EV Could Soon Be Put Into Production

Posted By Laura K. Cowan On November 9, 2011 @ 8:28 am In automotive,Green Transportation,News | No Comments

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Nissan says it is considering “candidates” for the EV that will follow its LEAF [6], Infiniti EV, and LCV EV, but there are other contenders, including a compact sports EV. Either way, it looks like Nissan is putting major money where its mouth is for EV development, so we expect whatever becomes its fourth EV to be pretty competent and appealing even to mainstream consumers. Check out our gallery for detailed photos of the upcoming Pivo3.

+ Nissan [3]

Via AutoBlog Green [7]


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: http://inhabitat.com/nissans-newly-unveiled-self-parking-pivo3-ev-could-soon-be-put-into-production/rsz-pivo3-07-1320786501/?extend=1

[2]  : http://inhabitat.com/nissans-newly-unveiled-self-parking-pivo3-ev-could-soon-be-put-into-production/rsz-pivo3-08-1320786487/?extend=1

[3] Nissan: http://www.nissanusa.com/

[4] Pivo EV: http://inhabitat.com/transportation-tuesday-robotic-eco-nissan-pivo-2/attachment/8887/

[5] in-wheel motors: http://auto.howstuffworks.com/in-wheel-motor.htm

[6] LEAF: http://inhabitat.com/index.php?s=nissan+leaf

[7] AutoBlog Green: http://green.autoblog.com/2011/11/08/nissan-pivo3s-quirky-ev-tokyo/

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