First Dealership Selling AMP Electric Vehicles Has Launch Event

First Dealership Selling AMP Electric Vehicles Has Launch Event

CINCINNATI, May 15, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via PRWEB - AMP Electric Vehicles
(OTCBB and OTCQB: AMPD), the electric motor vehicle manufacturer located in
Cincinnati, OH, held a Press Conference dedicating the first flagship AMP
dealership, AMP OF CINCINNATI, located in the factory's hometown of

The president of the new AMP of Cincinnati dealership is Dana Hackney, a
multi-line dealer, who also owns both Mercedes-Benz and Jeep dealerships in
the Greater Cincinnati and Lexington markets. Present at the dealership
dedication event were several hundred, including media journalists and invited

"We are very excited and proud to share this important moment," said Dana
Hackney at the dedication event. "To many people, the EVs that are on the
market today are small. AMP all-electric SUVs offer a unique full-size EV
experience. The wait is over. People wanting a full-size EV can now order an

Unveiling and Test Drives of All-Wheel Drive AMP MLe:

Premiering at the dealership opening event was the AMP MLe, based on the
Mercedes ML350, the only production All-Wheel drive electric SUV available
today. A second AMP SUV was also on-hand, the production AMP GCE, based on the
Jeep Grand Cherokee. Both vehicles can travel up to 125 miles on a single
battery charge. Many of the invited press and guests took the opportunity to
take both production vehicles out on the road for test drives.
Buyers of the AMP EVs will receive the $7,500 IRS Federal Tax Credit tax
credit for plug-in electric drive motor vehicles. Special event pricing and
the federal tax credit, will bring ownership of an AMP all-electric SUV to
under $50,000. AMP was recently awarded IRS credits for both models.

AMP OF CINCINNATI starting at the Event and forward, began taking reservations
for both All-Electric SUVs buyers put their name on list with a
fully-refundable deposit of $5,000 to reserve their place in line to have
their AMP all-electric vehicle made First deliveries will take place before
the end of 2012.

"These new AMP SUV EVs offer it all: All-Wheel Drive, safety, in a 100%
electric full-size vehicle," said Steve Burns, President & Founder, AMP
Electric Vehicles Manufacturing.

"To be the first to offer a full-sized AMP electric SUV is very exciting for
city of Cincinnati,"continued Hackney. "We encourage everyone to come by and
drive this amazing vehicle."

AMP plans to open more dealership over the next several months in key EV
markets around the country. Customers wishing to place a reservation order for
the AMP MLe all-electric SUV, are directed to this order page of the AMP
website: or simply call Mike Dektas
at AMP (513)266-3590.

About AMP Holding Inc.
AMP (OTCBB and OTCQB: AMPD) has introduced a unique electrification technology
that has generated an extreme amount of interest from around the world. AMP is
strategically targeting their electrification at the OEM SUV and Commercial
Medium Duty Vehicle markets. AMP customer sales will be from both the consumer
and fleet markets. The Company was founded in 2007 by entrepreneurs who have
created several hi-tech companies and is currently comprised of top automotive
industry veterans and business executives. For more information visit

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Information : Mike Dektas, 513-266-3590 mike (at) ampelectricvehicles
(dot) com

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CONTACT: AMP Electric Vehicles
         Mike Dektas
         (513) 266-3590
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