Many people imagine that fuel efficiency stops and starts with engine technology and driving technique, but there's a little more to it than that. Making a fuel-efficient vehicle involves a holistic approach that examines every aspect of a car's design and tries to reduce its impact on fuel use--and even the humble headlight can play a part. Audi's range of LED headlights is just such a technology, and the European Commission has certified it as an official fuel-saving technology. In tests comparing non-LED and LED-headlamped Audis, those with the new technology were measurably more...
Audi A2 Concept Electric Car Due At 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show
With the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show less than two weeks away the German auto industry is starting to really crank out the concept cars. Latest in the onslaught of new German metal is the Audi A2 concept. If you think the name sounds familiar then you aren't wrong. Audi launched a production A2...Antony Ingram
LED Headlights Give Your Electric Car An Extra Six Miles
Your electric car can go six miles further on its battery if you use LED headlights. That’s the conclusion drawn by an automotive engineer with Osram Sylvania, according to Autoblog Green. Electric and electric-hybrid car ranges are impacted by external factors like temperature, whether...VentureBeat's GreenBeat