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Want A Brand-New 5-Year-Old Toyota Prius Hybrid? Head For Miami

Want A Brand-New 5-Year-Old Toyota Prius Hybrid? Head For Miami

Believe it or not, the Toyota Prius has been available in the U.S. for over a decade. Aimed at a much more mainstream market than the first two generations of Prius Hybrid, the 2012 Toyota Prius Liftback, 2012 Toyota Prius V, 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid and 2012 Toyota Prius C offer the best... read more

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Greenpeace 'Dark Side' ad attacks Volkswagen

Greenpeace Says VW Is Europe's Least Green Automaker: Video

In the United States, we often think of Volkswagen as a moderately green company -- an automaker responsible for small vehicles like the popular Golf and New Beetle, and one... read more June 28, 2011 by 1


 
2011 Tesla Roadster Sport 2.5

Ten Reasons Why You’ll Really Enjoy Owning an Electric Car

This month has seen a lot of witty articles about the pros and cons of electric transportation, usually titled ‘Ten reasons why electric cars...’ followed by... read more May 24, 2011 by 17


 
BYD e6 electric taxi in service in Shenzhen, China

Can Small Electric Cars Cut It As Taxi Cabs? BYD Says Yes.

When you think of a Taxi, especially if you live in the U.S., you probably think of a Ford Crown Victoria. That stereotype holds true, especially in urban settings like... read more April 30, 2011 by 0


 
2007 Kia Spectra LX

2003 to 2007 Kia Spectras Recalled For Fuel Tank Issue

Recalls aren’t exactly most manufacturers favorite things, but they are necessary to make sure that consumers stay safe. The most recent recall news in the small car... read more April 29, 2011 by 0


 
Westfield iRacer

European Electric-Car Race Series Will Have 2 California Events In 2011

If you love the thrill of motor racing but the carbon footprint of Nascar and Formula 1 is getting you down then the decidedly lower-emissions all-electric racing offered by... read more April 27, 2011 by 0


 
2012 Volkswagen Beetle

2012 Volkswagen Beetle Revealed, Offers 40 MPG With Diesel Engine

It’s been more than a decade since Volkswagen’s new-generation ‘New Beetle’ first hit showrooms but a successor is finally here, making its debut this... read more April 18, 2011 by 4


 
The 2011 Chevrolet Volt tackles the Corkscrew at Laguna Seca

Laguna Seca ReFuels Electric Car Racing, Everyone Welcome (Video)

There’s something really wonderful about hearing the wind rush past your electric car accompanied by only the whine of an electric motor pushed to its very limit, tires... read more April 15, 2011 by 2


 
2006 Honda Civic Hybrid

Honda Recalls 2006-2007 Civic Hybrids To Replace DC-DC Converter

Honda said yesterday it would recall 36,700 of its 2006 and 2007 Civic Hybrid models to replace a key component of the Integrated Motor Assist hybrid system. The part to be... read more March 3, 2011 by 2


 
Center Stage:  VW's Latest GLI

VW Unwraps 2012 Jetta GLI at 2011 Chicago Auto Show

After a brief hiatus, the Darth Vader of Jettas is back. Background: In 1984, VW tweaked the suspension, bumped engine power, revised transmission ratios and bolstered front... read more February 9, 2011 by 0


 
2005 Ford GT

Rumor: Next Ford GT To Join The Hybrid Supercar Corral?

And the hybrids just keep on coming. Earlier this morning we wrote that BMW will launch a line of front-wheel-drive hybrids in 2014. Now, the British magazine AutoExpress... read more February 2, 2011 by 2


 
2007 Honda Fit Sport

2007-2008 Honda Fit Sees Some 143,083 Recalls

Recalls aren’t something that we are used to reporting on when it comes to Honda’s subcompact and compact segment. That said, Honda is recalling some 143,083... read more December 20, 2010 by 0


 
2005 Honda Accord Hybrid

NHTSA Investigating Honda Accord Hybrid For Unintended Acceleration

Normally it’s Toyota that’s in the headlines whenever ‘unintended acceleration’ is concerned, however, this time ‘round it’s close rival... read more November 23, 2010 by 0


 
2010 Volkswagen New Compact Coupe Concept (2011 Volkswagen Jetta Coupe)

VW Will Differentiate Its Hybrids By Making Them Sporty

Volkswagen is intent on becoming the world’s leading automaker by 2018 and that means being the top dog in every segment, including hybrid and electric vehicles... read more November 3, 2010 by 0


 
2007 Honda Civic Si at Colorado Region RallyCross event

Honda Civic Si Takes 1st Place At SCCA RallyCross Championships

When someone says, “rally car” you probably immediately think of a Subaru WRX STI or Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution. Perhaps with the PR around the new 2011 Ford Fiesta, you... read more August 24, 2010 by 0


 
2011 Volkswagen Jetta leak

Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid On Track For 2012 Debut

Volkswagen is intent on becoming the world’s leading automaker by 2018 and that means being the top dog in every segment, including hybrid and electric vehicles. Recently... read more June 16, 2010 by 0


 

 
 

 
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