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Military hydrogen-powered Chevy Colorado ZH2 launches

Military hydrogen-powered Chevy Colorado ZH2 launches

Almost a year after it was first announced, General Motors and the U.S. Army will soon begin testing their jointly-developed hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle. Called the Chevrolet Colorado ZH2, it is based on a stretched version of the Chevy Colorado mid-size pickup truck chassis, with... read more

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Bi-directional fast chargers used at Fort Carson, Colorado (Burns & McDonnell)

Who's All Excited About Quick Charging? That'd Be The U.S. Military

In theory, the silence of electric vehicles makes them perfect for military use. What better for covert operations than a vehicle that generates very little noise? The... read more September 5, 2013 by

Nissan Leaf To Home System

Electric Cars Used As Emergency Power: DoD Begins Tests

Picture the scene: There's a power cut. It goes dark. Your TV, refrigerator and computer all shut down. How long will it last? Who knows? Power outages are normally brief... read more January 24, 2013 by 10

Tank [Image by Flickr user ahisgett]

From Army Tanks To Fuel Tanks, Military Helps Raise MPG

If you took away all the technology developed through motor sport or the military from regular cars, we'd be surprised if you were left with something driveable. Between... read more June 4, 2012 by 2

U.S. Army Fuel Efficient Demonstrator (FED) Bravo concept diesel hybrid-electric vehicle, April 2012

Army Diesel-Hybrid Concept: Twice The MPG, Just As Fierce As Humvee

For U.S. armed forces, green is mostly seen these days as accents in beige battlefield camo. But reducing the cost and risk of delivering very expensive diesel fuel in... read more May 4, 2012 by 1

2001 Hummer H1 Four-door Hardtop

Plug-in Army Tanks? Coming To A Battlefield Near You

Think of plug-in hybrids and you’ll probably think of cars like the 2012 Chevrolet Volt or 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid. But plug-in hybrid army tanks? They might... read more December 19, 2011 by 0


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