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Big SUV, Small Engine: EcoBoost V-6 In 2012 Lincoln Navigator?

Big SUV, Small Engine: EcoBoost V-6 In 2012 Lincoln Navigator?

We're beginning to sound like a broken record: One of the ways carmakers will meet new, tougher gas-mileage requirements will be to use smaller, more efficient engines in their vehicles. Those may be 1.0-liter three-cylinder engines in subcompacts, but they may also be more powerful V-6 engines... read more

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2011 Tesla Roadster Sport. Photo by Joe Nuxoll.

Report: Tesla Model X SUV Will Be Compact Yet Spacious

We got our first hints that Tesla was planning several new models after the Model S electric sedan following the release of some official slides in the company’s IPO... read more February 6, 2011 by 


 
2011 Mazda2 exterior and detail

Most Popular Posts of 2010: Mazda2, Prius Crashes, Leaf, Volt, and Other EVs

We love looking back to see what's been popular over the course of a full year. And 2010 was definitely chock-full of green car news. Our 10 most popular posts this year are... read more December 30, 2010 by 


 
Eiffel Tower and green cars

Paris To Test Banning Gas-Guzzlers (Yes, SUVs!) In City Core

Why are many European carmakers now planning to build electric vehicles? Because many European cities are widely expected to ban high-emissions vehicles from their city cores... read more December 28, 2010 by  27


 
Mitsubishi PX-MiEV concept crossover, 2009 Los Angeles Auto Show

2010 LA Auto Show: Mitsubishi Plug-In Hybrid SUV For 2013

Mitsubishi rolled out the tiny "i" electric minicar (nee i-MiEV) during last week’s 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show, confirming its eventual sale in the fall of 2011. But... read more November 22, 2010 by 


 
Tesla IPO presentation via Retail Roadshow

Report: Tesla Model X Electric SUV Coming In 2014

Electric car start-up Tesla Motors currently only sells one model, the high-performance--and high-pricetag--Roadster, but the company is currently working on a new sedan... read more November 4, 2010 by 


 
2009 Audi Q5 Premium

Audi Q5 Hybrid Not Coming To 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show

Audi is hopping onto the electrified vehicle bandwagon with plans for a new range of hybrids, plug-in hybrids and all-electric luxury vehicles and sports cars in the coming... read more October 12, 2010 by  1


 
Nation-E Angel Car electric HUMMER H1

Nation-E Reveals All-Electric HUMMER H1 'Angel Car'

The HUMMER H1 is often the vehicle people picture first when they think of the most environmentally unfriendly thing on four wheels. So what better vehicle to demonstrate the... read more October 6, 2010 by  1


 
2010 Hyundai Tucson

More Hyundai EVs: Korean Maker To Show Electric SUV In 2011

Not a week after Hyundai announced its plans to launch the i10-based BlueOn electric subcompact in 2012, the South Korean manufacturer has announced its plans to launch... read more September 14, 2010 by  2


 
Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 diesel-electric hybrid

World's First Diesel Hybrid SUV: 2011 Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4

Almost exactly a year ago, we wrote that Peugeot would display its 3008 HYbrid4 Concept at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show. Right on schedule, the French automaker is now... read more August 24, 2010 by  2


 
ford kuga individual 002

2012 Ford Kuga Hybrid, or Will It Be 2012 Ford Escape Hybrid?

The 2011 Ford Escape Hybrid will likely be the last year for Ford's original hybrid vehicle, launched way back in October 2004. At the end of July, Ford had sold 98,500... read more August 5, 2010 by  5


 
2011 Ford Explorer

2011 Ford Explorer: Building Better Gas Mileage Into An SUV

If you're one of the 50 million Americans reached by Ford's marketing today, you'll know by now that the company launched a new 2011 Explorer sport utility. High Gear has... read more July 26, 2010 by  4


 
Toyota RAV4 facelift for the 2010 Geneva Motor Show

BREAKING: Tesla and Toyota Announce Joint Electric RAV4 Project

Ending weeks of speculation, Tesla and Toyota announced today that they plan to develop an all-electric version of Toyota's RAV4 small crossover, using Tesla's battery and... read more July 16, 2010 by  2


 
2010 Mercedes-Benz ML450 Hybrid

Mercedes-Benz Diesels And Hybrids: Green Goodness, Slow Sales?

Mercedes-Benz offers a clean-diesel Bluetec version of each of its large utility vehicles, the R-Class, GL-Class, and M-Class, along with a Hybrid version of the ML. But even... read more June 16, 2010 by  14


 
2010 GMC Yukon Hybrid

Two-Mode Hybrid System: GM's Larry Nitz on Lessons Learned

The Two-Mode Hybrid system for large sport utilities and trucks hasn't exactly set the world on fire. In 2006, General Motors, Daimler and Chrysler (then a single company)... read more June 15, 2010 by  4


 
2011 Mini Countryman, shown at NJ Motorsports Park, May 2010

First Look: 2012 Mini Cooper Countryman, A Much Maxier Mini

When it launched in the States in 2002, the Mini Cooper taught the auto industry that U.S. buyers will pay real money for very small cars. If, that is, they offer... read more June 11, 2010 by  5


 
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