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Can't Wait For That Electric Porsche Boxster? Convert One Yourself

Can't Wait For That Electric Porsche Boxster? Convert One Yourself

Remember the Porsche Boxster E? The German sports car maker previewed the electric concept back in 2011, giving car enthusiasts a glimpse into what an official Stuttgart electric vehicle might be like. The Boxster E has since faded from memory, though Porsche's 918 Spyder supercar will use plug-in... read more

December 28, 2012 by  - 9
 
Porsche 918 Spyder concept

Production Porsche 918 Spyder Plug-In Hybrid Supercar: Naked At Last (Video)

One of the most exciting hybrid vehicles appearing in the future is coming from quite an unusual source. A decade ago, it would have been unthinkable for Stuttgart sports car... read more August 2, 2012 by  3


 
2014 Porsche 918 Spyder in vintage Martini Racing livery

2014 Porsche 918 Spyder Tackles Nurbürgring, Announces Martini Sponsorship

Between 1973 and 1978, Porsche race teams were sponsored by Martini, favorite tipple of fictional British spy James Bond. Now the pairing is set to make a comeback with a... read more July 31, 2012 by  3


 
2014 Porsche 918 Spyder prototype

Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid Prototype: Factory Testing Update

Back in the late 1990s, Volkswagen embarked upon the development of its first "three liter" car. That number didn't refer to engine capacity, but a European fuel measurement... read more May 15, 2012 by  18


 
Porsche 918 Spyder plug-in hybrid supercar

Porsche Focusing On Plug-In Hybrid Technology, Says Top Executive

Like many premium automakers, Porsche has been working on hybrid and plug-in hybrid technology for some time now. But at the recent Vienna Motor Symposium, Porsche Executive... read more May 3, 2012 by  7


 
2013 Porsche Cayenne Diesel, 2012 New York Auto Show

2013 Porsche Cayenne Diesel Live Photos: 2012 New York Auto Show

Porsche’s first diesel model in the United States will be the 2013 Porsche Cayenne Diesel, which hits Porsche dealers in September at a starting price of $56,725... read more April 5, 2012 by  2


 
2013 Porsche Cayenne

2013 Porsche Cayenne Diesel: 2012 New York Auto Show

European buyers have had several years to get used to the idea of a diesel Porsche, but the concept will come as a bit of a shock to U.S. Porsche enthusiasts. Nevertheless... read more April 3, 2012 by  5


 
2012 Porsche Panamera S Hybrid live photos

52 MPG At 70 MPH? No, Not In A Prius--In A Porsche Panamera

Steady-speed highway cruising doesn't actually take that much energy compared to accelerating up to, say, 70 mph in the first place. The really hard part is getting... read more March 29, 2012 by  66


 
2012 Porsche Panamera S Hybrid live photos

Plug-In Hybrid Porsche Panamera To Appear In 2014?

The past decade or so has been a tough one for Porsche purists to take. From a range that comprised just the enduring 911 and the Boxster, we've since seen dubiously-styled... read more March 19, 2012 by  4


 
diesel badge on 2011 Porsche Cayenne (euro spec)

Porsche Cayenne Diesel To Arrive In U.S. Second Half Of 2012

Hybrids, electrics, and various permutations in between get a lot of the attention when it comes to greener driving, but the dino-burning diesel deserves its place in the... read more December 5, 2011 by  3


 
2011 Porsche Cayenne S Hybrid road test, Catskill Mountains, NY, August 2011

2011 Porsche Cayenne S Hybrid: Drive Review

Very few people think of Porsches and trailer hitches in the same sentence. We didn't, until a recent weekend, but our Porsche had one. It also had all-wheel-drive and ground... read more September 7, 2011 by  1


 
Toyota electric race car prototype live photos - Copyright High Gear Media

Toyota Sets New Electric Car Lap Record At Nürburgring Nordschleife

Toyota has just announced that it has just set a new electric car lap record on the 12.93 mile Nürburgring Nodschleife race track in Germany, beating the previous record... read more August 30, 2011 by  5


 
2012 Mazda3 SkyActiv 2.0

Fuel-Saving Mazda i-Stop Stalled In U.S. Because Of EPA Tests

Over several years, Mazda's i-Stop engine start-stop feature has helped owners in other markets to save on their fuel budget—and it's helped commuters in some of the... read more August 5, 2011 by  6


 
2011 Honda Insight

Half Of 2016 Cars To Have Gas-Saving Start-Stop Systems, Supplier Says

Chances are, you don't own a car with start-stop technology. But you will. For the uninitiated, start-stop is a simple concept: lift your foot from the accelerator and roll... read more June 29, 2011 by  1


 
Porsche Boxster E electric car prototype

Porsche Boxster E Electric Sports Car A Hit At 2011 Michelin Challenge Bibendum

The Michelin Challenge Bibendum is an annual event run by the French tire company aimed at promoting the development of sustainable mobility. At this year’s event in... read more May 24, 2011 by  3


 
Porsche Boxster E electric prototype

Porsche Wants High-Performance Electric Cars, Testing Plug-In Panamera

Porsche recently took the wraps off its second hybrid model, the new 2012 Panamera S Hybrid, as well as confirming development of an electric sports car and the announcement... read more May 23, 2011 by  10


 

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