The 2007 Ford Escape Hybrid Test Drive

by automedia.com   Ford may not have been first to market with a fuel-efficient hybrid vehicle, but...
Dr. Mark Quarto, PhD and GM veteran, discussing hybrid battery conditioning

How “The Hybrid Shop” Reduces Hybrid Battery Waste

When considering a hybrid vehicle, perhaps one of the first things you think about is fuel economy. Then there’s the hybrid battery, which will...
One Simple Change Improved the Fuel Economy of the UPS Fleet

Fleet Fuel Economy Improved by UPS’ “No Left Turn” Rule

The next time you see a brown UPS delivery van in your area making a right turn, he might actually be making a left,...

BMW Develops Hydrogen Powered ICE Based on Diesel Technology

It's a known fact that diesel engines are more efficient than the gasoline ones, and that is because they work a little differently on the ignition side. Diesel engines compress the fuel to a point where it heats and explodes, a process known as self-ignition. On the other hand, diesel engines are still polluting the atmosphere.

Tesla Granted Full Access to 75 kWh Batteries for Hurricane Refugees

It has recently surfaced in Tesla Motors Club forums that Tesla has released an urgent firmware update for all owners that were in the...

Nissan Releases LEAF Application For Blackberry And Android Smartphones

According to the company, the new apps are free to anyone with a Nissan LEAF and those who have an active CARWINGS subscription. This service connects navigation systems to mobile phones to update drivers with alternate routes to avoid congestion and real-time traffic information.

New Electric Bike Generates Oxygen And Removes Air Pollutants

Wouldn't it be great if there was a bicycle that not only did not generate any pollution, but actually removed any unwanted gases that...

Liv Inizio Back on The Track at the Detroit Auto Show and Ready for...

The Detroit Auto Show was the scene for the unveiling of yet another wonder in technology. Li-Ion Motors and EV Innovations, a company specialized in energy storage solutions for most anything, presented the brand new Inizio electric car.

Next Generation Prius Lighter Thanks to High Tensile Steel Fibers

Toyota Prius is about to get a makeover. With the company employing the use of high-tensile steel in portions of the vehicle, the Prius...
Tesla's growth rate of jobs

Tesla Motors Hiring People Big Time

Job hunting? Consider taking a peek at Tesla’s job board on their website. Currently, there are 1,600-plus opportunities listed in a wide variety of jobs...