The Mitsubishi i-MiEV (MiEV is an acronym for Mitsubishi innovative Electric Vehicle  ) is a five-door hatchback electric car produced by Mitsubishi Motors , and is the electric version of the Mitsubishi i . Rebadged variants of the i-MiEV are also sold in Europe by PSA Peugeot Citroën (PSA) as the Peugeot iOn and Citroën C-Zero . The i-MiEV is the world's first modern highway-capable mass production electric car.  
MIEV (Mitsubishi In-wheel motor Electric Vehicle) or MiEV (Mitsubishi innovative Electric Vehicle) / ˈ m iː v /  is the name given by Japanese automaker Mitsubishi Motors (MMC) to its alternative propulsion technologies.  From late 2006, “MiEV” encompasses all of Mitsubishi Motors’s electric drive systems work, including lithium-ion batteries, in-wheel motors and other technologies related to electric vehicle(EV), hybrid-electric vehicle and fuel-cell vehicles.