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2013 Los Angeles Auto Show: Green Car Preview

2013 Los Angeles Auto Show: Green Car Preview

Car enthusiasts will get a real treat over the next few weeks as both the Tokyo Motor Show and Los Angeles Auto Show release scores of new models into the wild. We've already brought you our preview of the Japanese show so now it's time to unearth all the LA launches. Here, tiny kei cars and fuel... read more

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2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid, Irvine, CA, Aug 2013

2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid: Is It Hybrid Enough To Matter?

Last year, we drove a prototype Infiniti JX Hybrid, as it was then called (it's now in production as the 2014 Infiniti QX60 Hybrid). At that point, we wondered whether its... read more November 14, 2013 by 


 
2014 Lexus CT 200h

2014 Lexus CT 200h Hybrid To Debut In China

It's a mark of how important the Chinese market now is that Lexus has chosen the upcoming Guangzhou Motor Show to reveal its updated CT 200h. That's despite both the Los... read more November 12, 2013 by 


 
2011 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

Hybrid Corvette Is Now Real, With 773 Horsepower

Yes Virginia, there really is a hybrid Corvette. But it wasn't built by Chevrolet. The Quanta Corvette QHP770 features an aftermarket hybrid powertrain that's good for 773... read more November 11, 2013 by 


 
2014 Honda CR-Z HPD Supercharged

2014 Honda CR-Z HPD: Performance Up, Economy Down For Hybrid Hatch?

Poor Honda. It launches the CR-Z, perhaps hoping to rekindle the spirit of the much-beloved 1980s CR-X lines, but when the car is released it doesn't really please anyone. As... read more November 8, 2013 by 


 
2015 BMW i8, 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show

BMW, Toyota Decide On Hybrid Supercar Project

We've known for some time that BMW and Toyota were planning to develop a hybrid sports car together, but until now it hasn't been clear what market that sports car would be... read more November 6, 2013 by 


 
2013 Ford Fusion Energi

Ford Outsells Toyota In Plug-In Hybrids For First Time (Volt Too)

Last month's plug-in hybrid sales charts are have acquired a blue tinge: In October's sales of plug-in hybrids, Ford overtook Toyota for the first time ever in overall... read more November 5, 2013 by 


 
Lotus Safe & Sound noisemaker

Will Europe Too Write Rules To Make Quiet Electric Cars Noisier?

This one just isn't going to go away, is it? A member of the UK parliament is set to raise concerns that electric cars are "a new threat" to pedestrians due to their low... read more November 5, 2013 by 


 
2015 Lexus RC 350

Lexus RC 300h Hybrid Coupe To Debut At Tokyo Motor Show

The next few weeks are going to be busy ones for car fans, with both the Los Angeles International Auto Show and Tokyo Motor Show happening simultaneously. The latter is set... read more November 4, 2013 by 


 
2014 Toyota Prius V

Toyota Prius V Loses 'Recommended' Rating From Consumer Reports

Receiving a 'Recommended' rating from the journalists at Consumer Reports isn't the only automotive accolade to aim for, but it's certainly one of the biggest. Losing that... read more October 29, 2013 by 


 
Volkswagen e-Golf and e-Up electric cars

A Million Electrified Cars In Germany By 2020? Achievable, Says VW

Like many countries, Germany has set itself some pretty tough targets for encouraging electric vehicles. The government aims to have a million plug-in electric vehicles on... read more October 29, 2013 by 


 
2014 Volkswagen XL1 (Euro spec)  -  First Drive, Wolfsburg, June 2013

Orders For 261-MPG Volkswagen XL1 Exceed Production of 200

Volkswagen's XL1 might be one of the most exciting and unusual green vehicles of recent years, but it's certainly not one of the most accessible. Pricing around the $150,000... read more October 28, 2013 by 


 
2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid

New 2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid Priced From $35,970

Nissan's midsize crossover utility vehicle is finding a path into a new market segment. The 2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid--Nissan's first production hybrid SUV--will start at... read more October 28, 2013 by 


 
2014 Ford C-Max

Ford Focus & Ford C-Max Hybrid: Is Now The Best Time To Buy?

Dry announcements about temporary auto-plant shutdowns can sometimes offer hints to possible bargains on new cars. In this case, Ford said it will close the plant that makes... read more October 23, 2013 by 


 
VL-Automotive Destino

VL Destino's Corvette-Powered Fiskers Still On Target

A V-8 conversion isn't your typical eco-modification, but for Fisker Karma customers it's one way of ensuring a longer-term survival for their vehicle since the company's... read more October 22, 2013 by 


 
2013 Lexus CT 200h

Hybrid Payback Depends On The Model, New Study Shows

We all know that hybrid vehicles typically offer greater fuel economy than their regular gasoline counterparts. But when considered over a typical ownership period, are they... read more October 22, 2013 by 


 
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