It’s the age-old question: Why do we still not have the wide range of clean-diesel models that automakers have offered to the rest of the world for decades? It’s proven that diesel powered cars can offer hybrid-like fuel economy--even better in some situations--as well as thrilling performance and low maintenance costs. But the list of available diesel models in this country still pales in comparison to their gasoline counterparts. With gas prices now on the rise, the lure of a miserly diesel is now more inviting than ever but many of the major automakers--excluding Volkswagen and...
Video: 2012 Ford Focus Electric Live Unveiling At 2011 Detroit Auto Show
Ford’s Volt and Leaf rival has been revealed, making its world debut last week at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas and then reappearing again this week at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show. We are, of course, talking about the 2012 Ford Focus Electric, the Blue Oval’s first...Viknesh Vijayenthiran