Tesla Model S, Basis for Rinspeed XchangE Autonomous Vehicle

Tesla Model S Forms Basis for Rinspeed XchangE Autonomous Vehicle Concept

Autonomous vehicles are coming, but what will they look like? Perhaps the vehicle of the future, based on the most futuristic vehicle on the...

Coda Automotive Cuts $5,000 Off Their Electric Sedan

For some time I've been wanting to write mostly about electric car startups, since I think they can sometimes offer more value than long-established...
Can we tune this for Fuel Economy?

Can New Nissan Engine Make for Better Fuel Economy?

A lot of racing technology trickles down to mainstream vehicles, including everything from tires to aerodynamics and even seatbelts and fuel economy tweaks. A new...

Kia Will Flood The Green Car Market By 2020

Kia's Hwaseong, South Korea manufacturing plant is synonymous with the Optima, Spectra, Forte, the Sportage, and more. There will be a new name entering...

Electric Cars are Saving the Earth, After All

This summer, researchers from the National Bureau of Economic Research reported on a study they conducted which found that electric vehicles actually emit more...

KERS-Enabled Electric Twizy and 265 HP Meganes Race Each Other – See Who Wins

We've been talking a lot about Kinetic Energy Recover Systems (KERS) lately, and even presented an actual implementation by Volvo. Now the French have...

Rumour Saying Toyota Collaborates With Daimler for Exporting Hybrid Tech to Mercedes

The German automaker had also signed contracts with Renault-Nissan and BMW, joining efforts to bring hybrid cars to their maximum efficiency. The collaboration would also cover fuel cell vehicles and other next-generation concepts.
Toyota Camry SE

2014 Toyota Camry Hybrid SE, Why Limited Edition?

The Toyota Camry SE is the Sport Edition of the Camry, stripped coming in at just under $24,000. For 2014, it will also be...

BMW 5-Series Hybrid Only Meant for Chinese Roads, In Limited Numbers

The creation of a hybrid car by BMW and Brilliance China Automotive Holdings is probably less of a remorseful impulse than more of a general trend among the big automakers to be eco-friendly. China is currently one of the most polluting state in the world and this would explain why the new 50% combustion engine 50% electric motor prototype has only gone half way.

Toyota Launching EV Charging Station at Tokyo Motor Show

This year's Tokyo Motor Show was dominated by the Nippon market, Alpina and Lotus being the only foreigners with a stand at the show. Big companies like Daihatsu, Honda, Toyota, Suzuki, Nissan and Mitsubishi presented a lot of new concepts and hybrid or electric cars.