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Idaho National Laboratory

Full Size Battery Electric Vehicles

The Advanced Vehicle Testing Activity (AVTA) is tasked by the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Vehicle Technologies Office (VTO) to conduct various types of  vehicle testing.  This work supports the DOE goals of reducing the United States' dependency on foreign petroleum and enhances the overall security of the United States.

The Advanced Vehicle Testing Activity (AVTA) has been testing full size battery electric cars since the 1990's. The testing reports and fact sheets are listed below, starting with the most recent activities.

Vehicle Testing Reports

2015 Chevrolet Spark

2015 CHEVROLET SPARK


2015 Kia Soul

2015 KIA SOUL


2015 Nissan Leaf

2015 NISSAN LEAF


2014 BMW i3

2014 BMW I3


Smart Electric Drive Coupe

2014 SMART ELECTRIC DRIVE COUPE


Ford Focus

2013 FORD FOCUS


Nissan Leaf

2013 NISSAN LEAF


Mitsubishi I-MIEV

2012 MITSUBISHI I-MIEV


Nissan Leaf

2012 NISSAN LEAF


Nissan Leaf

2011 NISSAN LEAF


 USPStruck

2010 USPS eLLV CONVERSIONS

Fact Sheets

USPS Summary Reports


 BMW Mini-E

2009 BMW MINI-E


EVAmerica Baseline Performance Testing

Fleet Performance and Accelerated Reliability

Test Procedures and Specifications

Other Information or reports

Site Operations Program

Slides and Papers