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Mar 26

Top 10 Green Cars – 2015 Vancouver Auto Show

Posted in Electric Cars | Fuel Cells | Hydrogen Fuel | Transportation

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This Tuesday we had a unique opportunity to preview the Vancouver International Auto Show. This year’s show features a wide variety of electric, hydrogen and hybrid-electric vehicles. We took full advantage and we’re absolutely thrilled to see so many manufacturers putting research and development into clean transportation technologies. Almost every manufacturer had something future-friendly to offer.

With so many vehicles to choose from, we had a hard time narrowing down our top ten green cars. So we’ll focus on the electric and hydrogen fuel cell vehicles. Scroll down for photos and links to our favorite production models and concepts (in no particular order).

BMW i3

Engine: Full Electric
Visit the BMW i3 website
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Chevy VOLT

Engine: Full Electric
Visit the Chevy VOLT website
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Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell

Engine: Hydrogen Fuel Cell
Visit the Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell website
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KIA SOUL EV

Engine: Full Electric
(Winner of the 2015 AJAC Canadian Green Car of the Year)
Visit the KIA SOUL EV website
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Mercedes Benz Smart fortwo electric

Engine: Full Electric
Visit the Smart fortwo electric website
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Mitsubishi i-MiEV

Engine: Full Electric
Visit the Mitsubishi i-MiEV website
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Nissan BladeGlider

Engine: Full Electric (Concept)
Visit the Nissan BladeGlider website
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Nissan LEAF

Engine: Full Electric
Visit the Nissan LEAF website
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Toyota i-ROAD

Engine: Full Electric (Concept)
Visit the Toyota i-ROAD website
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Toyota Mirai

Engine: Hydrogen Fuel Cell (Concept)
Visit the Toyota Mirai website
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All photos by Alex Ramon.

Which one of these is your favorite? Leave your comments below…


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