RIP natural-gas cars, doomed by cheap gas and electric cars

RIP natural-gas cars, doomed by cheap gas and electric cars

Natural gas vehicles were first promoted starting in about 2000 as a way to reduce reliance on imported oil and cut tailpipe emissions. Their promise appeared to grow near the height of the global financial crisis, when gas prices hovered around $4 per gallon across much of the United States. The... read more

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2010 Honda Civic GX natural-gas vehicle, Los Angeles, November 2010

Alternative Fuels: Possibilities Far Beyond Passenger Cars

The Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) exposition rolled into Long Beach, California, last week to examine options available right now to use alternative fuels to their... read more May 9, 2011 by 0

G-Power Hurricane GS natural gas powered BMW M5

German Tuner G-Power Builds World’s Fastest Natural Gas Powered Car

The G-Power name has become synonymous with extreme BMWs and the company’s latest Hurricane GS based on the M5 sedan fits in perfectly with that description. You may... read more January 12, 2011 by 0

2010 Chevrolet Express

CNG Capability Coming To Chevrolet Express And GMC Savana Vans This Fall

Want to save a few dollars or just be a little bit greener with your new commercial van? Now, thanks to GM, you can. The automaker has announced today that Compressed Natural... read more May 18, 2010 by 0

2010 Honda Civic GX natural-gas vehicle

Natural-Gas Honda Civic To Oklahoma As U.S. Lags in NGVs

The U.S. buys more hybrids than any place else in the world except Japan. We have a handful of clean diesels, with sales slowly increasing. But the "other alt-fuel" for... read more April 26, 2010 by 4

2011 Ford Transit Connect Electric, introduced at 2010 Chicago Auto Show

2010 Chicago Auto Show: Electric 2011 Ford Transit Connect, Alt-Fuel Taxi

It's long been known that Ford's first electric car would actually be a truck. Now, we have all the details of the 2011 Ford Transit Connect Electric, an all-electric... read more February 8, 2010 by 8



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