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On Japan’s slow road to embracing electric vehicles, one type of car promises to help accelerate the change above all others: the humble minicar.

A common sight on the nation’s streets — they accounted for roughly 40% of new vehicle sales last year — producing a truly successful electrified version would likely be a big contribution to promoting the adoption of EVs. Now Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors have launched their electrified takes on the tiny cars.

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