Gas-Sippers Fuel Ford's Growth (Well, Partly)

Gas-Sippers Fuel Ford's Growth (Well, Partly)

Something funny is happening at Ford. Despite very heavy competition from a host of automakers, Ford is gaining market share at a brisk pace -- and it's doing so thanks in part to the success of eco-friendly, tech-heavy cars and crossovers. From January through May of this year, Ford gained nearly... read more

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Environmental Working Group 'Meat-Eater's Guide'

When Did Cars Become The Yardstick For Measuring Pollution?

If you've ever visited a museum or a manufacturing plant, you've probably heard a tour guide say something like this: "And if you laid all these bottles end-to-end, they'd... read more July 21, 2011 by 12

Greenpeace 'Dark Side' ad attacks Volkswagen

Greenpeace Says VW Is Europe's Least Green Automaker: Video

In the United States, we often think of Volkswagen as a moderately green company -- an automaker responsible for small vehicles like the popular Golf and New Beetle, and one... read more June 28, 2011 by 1

James Cameron, Suzy Amis with 2011 Chevy Volt at Global Green Pre-Oscar Party, Feb 2011

Survey: Consumers Growing Greener -- And They'll Shell Out The Green To Prove It

With gas prices barreling toward $4 per gallon, there's lots of talk on the evening news about consumers shopping for fuel-efficient cars. In fact, many theorists see $4 as... read more April 14, 2011 by 2

gas pump

Miles-Per-Gallon Is Just Stupid. No, Really, It Is.

Americans aren't stupid. We're just badly informed. And occasionally, stubborn. Why else would we ignorantly cling to using miles per gallon as the way to measure how... read more April 14, 2011 by 113

Aston Martin Cygnet Concept

No Hybrids for Aston Martin

Apparently James Bond won't be going green any time soon. In a report published by Auto Telegraaf today, Aston Martin boss, Dr. Ulrich Bez, said that current hybrid systems... read more January 5, 2010 by 1

2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid

Car and Driver Names Ford Fusion Hybrid one of 10 Best

Ford might need to upsize their trophy case for all the awards the new Fusion is winning. Just two weeks ago, the Fusion was awarded Motor Trend's golden calipers as the 2010... read more November 30, 2009 by 1

Gas Pumps Survey: $4 Per Gallon Gas Spurs Interest In More Efficient Cars?

At first glance, a recent survey published by appears to reinforce the idea that economics trump eco-consciousness when drivers choose which vehicles to buy. The... read more June 29, 2009 by 3

Startlab Open Street

EV Rentals Available In Bergamo, Italy

Say you're an eco-conscious tourist on vacation in Italy and you'd like to explore the outskirts of Milan, but you left your driver's license in the hotel safe. No problem... read more June 21, 2009 by 1

2009 Fisker Karma

Fisker Dealership Coming to South Florida

If you live in South Florida, your Fisker dealership is on its way. Car selling veteran, Warren Henry Zinn, plans to open a Fisker Chic showroom in North Dade County by the... read more June 18, 2009 by 0

2010 Subaru Forester with green-roof option

Subaru Offers New Green Roof Option on 2009 Forester (Appropriately)

A handful of cars, among them the 2010 Toyota Prius and the 2011 Fisker Karma, offer "solar roof" options that sandwich electricity-generating photovoltaic cells in a thin... read more April 1, 2009 by 5


Audi Planning Eco-Friendly Car Lineup

Audi E2   While BMW's Mini E is garnering all sorts of attention Audi is quietly planning a full line of alternative fuel vehicles ranging from a tiny city car to a speedy... read more January 18, 2009 by 1



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