2013 Automobile of the Year – Tesla Model S

Start-up electric vehicle manufacturer, Tesla Motors, has been working hard to bring to market an EV that is unique and packed with technology....

International Survey Suggests People Won't Pay Extra for EVs, See Why

Even though car manufacturers are constantly improving the batteries that they put in electric cars, people are not yet convinced to pay more for...

Tesla’s Autopilot System Under Investigation

You have most likely heard of Tesla’s autopilot semi-autonomous driving system that exists within its higher quality vehicles. It may not become the norm...

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.
Germany, Center of EU Automakers (and Emissions?)

Will EU Emissions Regulations Buckle Under Pressure from German Automakers?

Much like the United States CAFE regulations seek to gradually reduce vehicle emissions, the European Union's Euro-6 standards limit emissions in new vehicles...
Fiat Turning Away From Electric Vehicles, Focusing on Small Turbocharged Engines [like Ford EcoBoost]

Fiat Won’t Be Producing Any More EVs Until They’re Widely Adopted, CEO Marchione Says

We know that, in the long run, electric vehicles are the way to go, but most people aren't ready to pay for the technology. Electric...
Visio.M Project Prototype Could Hale Future Safe Compact Cars

Small Vehicles – Safety or Fuel Efficiency?

For the most part, the safety of a particular vehicle is directly tied to its mass, or put another way, how much metal is...

Toyota FCV Company’s Hero as Zero Car in Japanese Rally

The Toyota Fuel Cell Vehicle (FCV) participated in the Shinshihiro Rally as the Zero Car. It was the final race of the Japanese Rally...

EU Scandal: Car Makers Fake Emission Tests, Official Report Claims

A new car industry scandal is about to get born in Europe, as it's been found that car manufacturers are usually exaggerating the emission...
Hybrid Vehicle Tax Could be Overturned

Virginia Could Overturn Road-Use Tax for Hybrid Vehicles

A number of States are struggling to come up with solutions to fund highway infrastructure maintenance and improvements, but not all of them are...