Crazy: 644 Horsepower Hybrid MiniCooper

A UK-based company, PML, has modified the famous Mini so it goes from 0-60 in about 4 seconds, overpassing the Porsche Carrera 911, having...

Prius Plug-In Hybrid (PHEV) Present at Tokyo Motor Show

A long time ago, Toyota Motor Corporation has started its green thinking trend with hybrid cars which revolutionized fuel consumption. Now they found a way to combine electric vehicles with hybrid ones and they presented their concept just days before the Tokyo Motor Show.

Honda To Release a Plug-In Hybrid in 2012

The Japanese car manufacturer Honda announced it will launch a plug-in hybrid car and one with full electric propulsion. These two models will be released in 2012, as part of the strategy to push themselves to the front of a race by global automakers to produce more energy-efficient vehicles.

Lighter Ford Vehicles Using Bubble-Infused Plastic

People rarely think about it, but going green could also mean going light: you can turn any vehicle in the right direction by simply making their component parts a little less heavy. It doesn't sound like a bad idea, but the first thought that pops into your head is: I am losing something by doing this?

NSC-2015: The Self-Parking LEAF Than Can Also Come to Its Owner When Called

A few manufacturers have been working on autonomous vehicles, so-called "robot cars," that can drive themselves and avoid accidents. Nissan recently showed the NSC-2015...
Electric Vehicles Sales Charging Up

Electric Vehicle Sales for 2013 Already Double the Same Period in 2012

New technology typically starts with a few first-adopters before it either goes in two directions. Either it explodes or it dies. The electric vehicle...

The New Ford Fusion Hybrid at LA Auto Show

A source at FoMoCo tells us they plan to rock down to electric-gas avenue in the near-term future. Although we knew there'd be a...

Volvo puts its mind towards alternative energy

On climate, on energy security, time is not on our side. Researchers at NOAA, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, say that the record...

Possible Preview of a Future Electric BMW?

Few people know about Magna. Magna is an Austrian car company that recently showed the MILA EV concept, an electric car. What is the connection with BMW?

VW Presents Its New Coupe Hybrid Concept at NAIAS in Detroit

2010 comes with no surprises anymore as it continues the trend imposed last year, when most of the manufacturers presented electric vehicles and hybrid or plug-in hybrids.