Mazda is looking to get into the electric car market this fall with the limited release of 100 Demio EVs in western Japan.
The Demio EV is based on the Demio, or the Mazda2 as it’s known elsewhere, and will be available for lease in the Chugoku region to local government and corporate customers. The Demio EV gets a range of about 200 kilometers and can seat five.
Chelsea is a former newspaper reporter who has spent the past few years teaching English in Poland, Finland and Japan. When she wasn't teaching or writing, Chelsea was traveling Europe and Asia, sampling spicy street food along the way.