Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 02/01/2008 - 15:37
SANTA ROSA, CA -- Feb 1, 2008 -- ZAP (OTC BB:ZAAP.OB) added six new electric car dealers at its first dealer sales and service training of 2008 yesterday, collecting signed purchase orders totaling 614 Xebra sedans and trucks.
Electric car maker ZAP said its first dealer training seminar of 2008 was its largest ever. Six more dealers signed purchase orders totaling 614 Xebra electric sedans and trucks. ZAP has 54 sales and service centers in the United States and plans to exhibit this month at the world's largest dealer conference, NADA 2008, February 9-12 in San Francisco.
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 01/30/2008 - 09:32
JINHUA, China and SANTA ROSA, Calif., Jan. 30, 2008 -- Youngman Automotive Group, one of China's leading bus manufacturers, has signed a second exclusive distribution agreement with US electric car pioneer ZAP (OTC Bulletin Board: ZAAP - News) granting the rights to distribute its full line of buses in North America, the two companies announced jointly today.
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 01/23/2008 - 10:06
Small, Efficient ZAP Trucks Save Time and Money on Urban Deliveries
MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY and SANTA ROSA, CA -- Jan 23, 2008 -- The Coca-Cola Company and alternative transportation pioneer ZAP (OTC BB:ZAAP.OB) announced a project to use 30 of its compact trucks for a new beverage distribution system in Montevideo, Uruguay.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 01/22/2008 - 09:42
Affordable, High Performance Electric Vehicle Called ZAP Alias(TM)
SANTA ROSA, CA -- Jan 22, 2008 -- Officials from ZAP (OTC BB:ZAAP.OB) and China Youngman Automotive Group announced their Joint Venture Company has initiated the RFQ (Request For Quotation) process for a vehicle project called the ZAP Alias(TM). The Joint Venture invites engineering and technology companies from all over the world interested in participating in the high performance electric vehicle project initiated in 2007.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 01/14/2008 - 10:22
CEO Plans Meetings in 12 Cities, 7 Countries Over the Next Two Weeks With Former CEO of Lotus Engineering
SANTA ROSA, CA -- Jan 14, 2008 -- Steve Schneider, CEO of electric car pioneer ZAP (OTC BB:ZAAP.OB - News), says that ZAP is 'racing' to meet the opportunities that exist today in electric transportation. The Company has meetings over the next two weeks to further its business plans with various people and businesses in 12 cities, seven countries.
"The timing could never be better for ZAP's business plan," said Schneider. "In 1994 ZAP set out to create cost-effective electric vehicles because we knew that gas prices would continue upwards and people would start looking for alternatives. Well, that future is now and ZAP is racing to meet these opportunities."
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 01/02/2008 - 22:00
Incentives Can Add Up to Free Car, Says ZAP CEO
LONDON -- Jan 3, 2008 -- Electric car pioneer ZAP (OTC BB:ZAAP.OB - News) says that owners of its ZAP Xebra electric city car commuting into London can save so much on parking, charging and tolls that it could help pay for the car within a year.
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 12/19/2007 - 17:19
DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES and SANTA ROSA, CA -- Dec 19, 2007 -- Electric car pioneer ZAP (OTC BB:ZAAP.OB) announced today that Mr. Eqbal Al-Yousuf, President of Dubai's Al-Yousuf Group, has joined ZAP's Board of Directors.
The Al-Yousuf Group, one of Dubai's leading business conglomerates, is involved in a multitude of industries under various subsidiaries, with dealings in automobiles, information technology, telecommunications, consumer electronics, boat manufacturing, air conditioning, imperbit membrane manufacturing, real estate, transportation, elevators and escalators and more. Al-Yousuf Motors, a member of the Al-Yousuf family, is one of the leading distributors of automobiles and automotive related equipment in the Middle East.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 12/18/2007 - 18:10
SANTA ROSA, CA -- Dec 18, 2007 -- Electric car pioneer ZAP (OTC BB:ZAAP.OB) announced today that its stock symbol 'ZAAP' was listed in news reports unrelated to its business yesterday from Thomson Financial News.
ZAP, a Santa Rosa, California based manufacturer and distributor of electric vehicles, has not been acquired, according to a news report from Turkey via Thomson Financial.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 12/10/2007 - 10:38
Lithium Balance Develops Battery Management Technology for ZAP
COPENHAGEN, DENMARK -- (Dec 10, 2007) -- Electric car scientists at Lithium Balance in Copenhagen and ZAP (OTC BB:ZAAP.OB) of California announced results of their latest tests of a new battery management system for lithium batteries, reporting that the Xebra pickup traveled 152 miles on a single charge.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 12/07/2007 - 11:21
SANTA ROSA, CA -- Dec 7, 2007 -- By special invitation, advanced transportation pioneer ZAP (OTC BB:ZAAP.OB - News) met in California this week with a delegation of 46 experts in the electric car and related fields from throughout China.
The Chinese electric vehicle (EV) delegation is composed of officials, experts and entrepreneurs engaged in electric, hybrid and fuel cell vehicle and related component developments, including motors, batteries, power electronics, and energy management.
The delegation met with ZAP in a special closed session at the 23rd International Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exposition (EVS-23) in Anaheim, California. EVS is the world's largest electric drive industry event.