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Top-Secret Tata Composite Car Styled By Lamborghini Countach Designer Gandini?

Top-Secret Tata Composite Car Styled By Lamborghini Countach Designer Gandini?

Humble cars designed by supercar stylists are nothing new. The original Fiat Panda, one of Europe's best-loved cars through the 1980s, was the work of Giorgetto Giugiaro, best known for cars like the Lotus Esprit. The first-generation Volkswagen Golf was another Giugiaro product. Marcello Gandini... read more

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2011 Nissan Leaf SL

Where Have All The Beautiful Electric Cars Gone?

There are people around who'll tell you that "all cars look the same". They are of course talking baloney. We aren't living in the 1980s any more, where cars were... read more December 9, 2011 by  36


 
2011 Hyundai Elantra

Will Sensual Design Details Lure Buyers Inside Greener Cars?

One of the enduring stereotypes of economy cars is that they have to be boring to look at, and dismal to live in. But 2011 has brought us great transportation options that... read more June 6, 2011 by  4


 
IED Abarth scorpION Concept

Abarth ScorpION: The Electric Car With A Sting In Its Tail

What happens when you give an Italian design studio free reign to create an electric car wearing one of Italy's most celebrated badges? You get the Abarth ScorpION concept... read more March 10, 2011 by 


 
2011 Chevrolet Volt

The 2011 Chevy Volt: Made Alongside GM's Gas-Guzzling V8s

Think of the 2011 Chevrolet Volt and very little seems conventional about it. With a range of 40 miles per charge and a range-extending gasoline engine used to provide extra... read more August 4, 2010 by  12


 
2010 Scion xB 5dr Wagon Auto (Natl) Angular Front Exterior View

2010 Scion XB: Quick Review

The 2010 Scion xB is a little more curvy than the previous model.  However, it still has that boxy look that you either love, or hate.  Some buyers will think it's a quirky... read more July 12, 2010 by 


 
Smart Expressions vinyl-wrap option - plaid pattern

If No One Notices Your Smart ForTwo, Why Not Wrap It In Plaid?

You've got to be at least somewhat extroverted to drive a 2010 Smart ForTwo minicar, the smallest car sold in North America. People stare at it, point at you, and often ask... read more July 10, 2010 by 


 
Tesla Roadster 2.5

2011 Tesla Roadster 2.5: New Looks, Wheels, Seats, Less Noise

Tesla's on a roll, it seems. Two days after its successful public stock offering, the company has released details of the latest updates to its Roadster electric sports... read more July 1, 2010 by  1


 
2011 Smart electric drive  -  first drive

Five Things EVs Will Need To Do Before They Become Mainstream.

Let's face it. EVs are still a very small, very niche market. Expensive, short on supply and not even universally supported throughout the USA there are a whole series of... read more June 25, 2010 by  9


 
2011 Nissan Leaf

Nissan Sells Out Preorders Of New Leaf Globally

Nissan has a happy problem. It has been inundated with pre-orders for the Leaf since it introduced a refundable deposit program in the U.S. and Japan. There have been... read more June 1, 2010 by 


 
2011 Nissan Leaf

Nissan Breaks Ground For Lithium-Ion Battery Plant In U.S.

Nissan has broken ground for the lithium-ion battery plant that will produce the power packs for the Leaf, Nissan’s battery electric vehicle. The production facility is... read more June 1, 2010 by 


 
2010 Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid, 2009 Los Angeles Auto Show

With Initial EV Prices High, Is Conversion an Option?

Early this week, Mitsubishi announced that the U.K. purchase price of the 2010 i-MiEV would be a hefty £33,699 ($50,465). With prices for plug-in vehicles on the high side... read more March 26, 2010 by  15


 
Ford Focus BEV

Reader Opinion: Automakers Should Convert Existing Models To EVs

Hobbyist and auto manufacturers have different viewpoints on electric vehicles, or EVs. As an EV enthusiast, building a number of all-electric vehicles has been an... read more March 22, 2010 by  9


 
Rinspeed UC?

Rinspeed UC? to Debut at Geneva Motor Show

For most automakers, putting a question mark in the name of a vehicle would be a marketing blunder. Fortunately, Rinspeed isn't most automakers. The Swiss company that... read more December 16, 2009 by  1


 
2009 Honda P-NUT Concept

Honda P-NUT Concept Takes On Smart ForTwo and Scion iQ

The smallest Honda sold in the U.S. is the 2010 Honda Fit, lauded for its almost infinite combination of interior configurations as well as its sporty driving and handling... read more December 4, 2009 by 


 
Sparky the Voltswagen

Inhabitat Lists Top 5 Modified Greenmobiles

Do you ever wish your car came in an electric version? Do you find yourself daydreaming about bio-diesel conversions? If so, the bloggers at Inhabitat have assembled a list... read more October 20, 2009 by 


 
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