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Cadillac ELR A 'Disappointment,' Plug-In Hybrids For Most Models: Marketing Chief

Cadillac ELR A 'Disappointment,' Plug-In Hybrids For Most Models: Marketing Chief

When it was unveiled at the 2009 Detroit Auto Show, the Cadillac Converj concept was widely lauded for its looks. That was likely the last time the car that became the Cadillac ELR range-extended electric luxury coupe won any praise. After an on-again, off-again, on-again history and a launch at... read more

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Image from Faraday Futures online sites, July 2015

Faraday Future Asks: How Would You Invent A Car With A Clean Sheet Of Paper?

It's not very often that a new car is designed completely from scratch. Established carmakers repeatedly reuse components and platforms, even for "all-new" models. But as a... read more December 24, 2015 by


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI

VW Diesel Owners In Canada Get Their 'Goodwill' Offer Too

While customers continue to wait for details of a recall on TDI diesel cars equipped with "defeat device" software, Volkswagen's U.S. arm recently tried to ease tensions with... read more December 24, 2015 by


 
NEVS starts production of 2014 Saab 9-3

NEVS Cuts Deal For Sale Of 150,000 Electric Saabs In China

Saab owner National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS) has only managed to produce a handful of cars since taking over the Swedish automaker in 2012. But the Chinese-backed... read more December 24, 2015 by


 
2016 Dodge Durango

Federal Transportation Bill, VW Sales, Chrysler Conundrum: Today's Car News

Today, the final Federal transportation-funding bill includes some provisions for electric cars, Volkswagen sales get slammed by the ongoing diesel-emissions scandal, and... read more December 23, 2015 by


 
E.J. Potter's 'Super Slot Car' was an MG 1100 sedan with 4 jet-engine starter motors, one per wheel

Super Slot Car: Electric Drag Racing Via V-12 Engine And Cables!

The sport of drag racing has been with us almost as long as the automobile has. Over the last decade, advances in high-power lithium-ion batteries have given rise to a new... read more December 23, 2015 by


 
Screenshot from Swedish "gasoline car test drive" video

When Electric-Car Drivers Learn How Gas Cars Work: Video

One of the major tasks of electric-car advocates is getting people used to the idea of cars with plugs. For some people, driving around in near silence and plugging in at... read more December 23, 2015 by


 
2016 Ram 1500

Chrysler Conundrum: Truck Sales Mean Buying Emission-Credits From Tesla, Toyota, Honda

When it comes to fuel efficiency, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is among the lowest of all U.S. automakers. The company was at the bottom of the most recent Union of... read more December 23, 2015 by


 
BMW and Nissan electric car fast-charging station

2016 Toyota Prius, 2016 Chevy Volt Marketing, Nissan & BMW Charging Partnership: Today's Car News

Today, the 2016 Toyota Prius is the most fuel-efficient car without a plug, as well as one of our Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy nominees. Also, General Motors switches up... read more December 22, 2015 by


 
BMW and Nissan electric car fast-charging station

Nissan, BMW Partner To Provide More Fast-Charging For Electric Cars

Many automakers are working to add public DC fast-charging stations for their electric cars. But not all stations can be used by all cars. In fact, there are currently three... read more December 22, 2015 by


 
2016 Toyota Prius - first drive, Laguna Niguel, CA, Nov 2015

Green Car Reports 2016 Best Car To Buy Nominee: 2016 Toyota Prius

The Toyota Prius hybrid occupies a special niche in automotive history. It's the world's best-known and best-selling hybrid car, and it's the halo vehicle for one of the... read more December 22, 2015 by


 
2016 Chevrolet Volt, first drive in California, July 2015

Is Chevy Actually Testing New Marketing For The 2016 Volt?

The new 2016 Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid keeps and expands on all the good points of the first-generation Volt, while fixing a number of the old car's quirks. As we wrote... read more December 22, 2015 by


 
2012 Volkswagen Passat TDI Six-Month Road Test

Volkswagen Hires Kenneth Feinberg To Set Payments For U.S. Diesel Owners

Volkswagen still won't publicly discuss a timeline for initiating recall repairs of U.S. diesel cars equipped with "defeat device" software. But it is beginning the process... read more December 22, 2015 by


 
Scene from Tesla Model X production video

Here's What The Tesla Model X Assembly Line Looks Like

At the very end of September, CEO Elon Musk personally delivered the first handful of Tesla Model X electric crossover utility vehicles to their buyers in an event at its... read more December 22, 2015 by


 
2016 Toyota Prius Two Eco

2016 Toyota Prius: Most Fuel-Efficient Car Without A Plug, Ever

It was the first hybrid car to be sold in the U.S., beating the now-legendary Toyota Prius by a few months. It was a tiny two-seater with a three-cylinder engine, spats over... read more December 21, 2015 by


 
2014 Volkswagen Passat TDI

VW TDI Delay, EPA Funding Cut, Dead Hybrid Battery Question: Today's Car News

Today, Volkswagen gets more time to figure out it diesel modifications, Congress passes a budget bill that cuts EPA funding, but keeps other environmental measures intact... read more December 21, 2015 by


 

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