History of Electric and Alternative Fuel Vehicles

Events

Anyos Jedlik Electric Car

1828 AD

Franz Kravogl Electric Cycle

1867

Gustave Trouve 3 Wheel Cycle

1881

Thomas Parker First Production Electric Car

1884

Electric Car Taxi Fleet Introduced to London

1897

First Gasoline-Electric Hybrid

1911

Ford Nucleon

1958

Henney Kilowatt

1959 - 1960

Production: 47 units

Scottish Avation Scamp (Concept)

1965

General Motors Electrovair (Concept)

1966

AMC Amitron (Concept)

1967

Rambler American Station Wagon (Concept)

1969

Lunar Rover drives on the Moon

1971

General Motors Electrovette (Concept)

1976

AMC Electron (Concept)

1977

General Motors Impact (Concept)

1990

Chrysler TEVan

1993 - 1995

General Motors EV1

1996 - 1999

Honda EV Plus

1997 - 1999

Production: 300 units

Toyota Prius Production

Approx. 1997 - Present

Toyota RAV4 EV

1997 - 2003

Chevrolet S-10 EV

1997 - 1998

Ford Ranger EV

1998 - 2002

GEM NEV

1998 - Present

1998: GEM NEV production started

Toyota RAV4 EV

2012 - 2014

Tesla Model S

June 2012

Chevrolet Bolt

Approx. 2016