BYD F3DM: Chevy Volt Technology, Cheaper, Chinese, Available Today

Its name sounds like it's taken out of Star Trek. Still, this is Chinese technology kicking some much bigger butts all over the world. BYD, the Chinese cell phone battery maker unveils today the F3DM, an all-electric sedan designed to show some more capitalist, more prudent, oil-led giant companies like Chevrolet, GM or Toyota, that you can do a decent electric car with a low price and high expectations.

“Fixers” Do the Oil Companies’ Dirty Work – Keep the World Dependent On Fossil...

Although it sounds like something straight out of a movie, it’s real… when the oil giants like Chevron or Exxon-Mobil want to move in...

Ettore- affordable, electric, folding bike on Kickstarter

Ettore hits Kickstarter as the first affordable, fully electric, folding bike. Commuting is not an easy business. Changing between different modes of transport is not...

Honda Civic GX Becomes the Greenest Car of 2011

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy has published its annual list of the top 12 greenest electric cars of the year, but with a 12th-place tie, the list includes 13 vehicles.

Self-Diagnosing “Smart” Electric Motors Could Be Powering Our Future EVs

Scientists all around the world have realized that it’s time to make changes, and implement them. It’s time to create technologies that won’t threaten...

Tesla Model 3: First Opinions and Reviews from Test Drives

Tesla started the delivery of the first 30 Model 3 units a few days ago at the Fremont, CA factory. We didn't want to...

Sleekest Hydrogen Powered Sportscar: Honda FC Sport

Though some blogs take it as a surprise, it's not something new coming from Honda: their vision of a sportscar powered entirely by a hydrogen fuel cell... not surprisingly, the same that's into their FCX Clarity, released this summer.

Toyota iQ EV Prototype to Be Presented at The Geneva Auto Show

The new prototype will be equipped with an electric powertrain based on the current Toyota Hybrid Synergy Drive system, which actually equips the Prius for more than a decade.

How Tesla’s Superchargers Could be Profitable, Despite Charging Being Free

Profitability has been the most important bottleneck that has been hampering large scale electric car manufacturing since forever. Tesla Motors (TSLA) found the perfect...
An Automobile App Suite [Lexus Enform]

GM and Ford Announcing Open Platforms for In-Car App Development

Ford and General Motors are following the infotainment revolution and working to take the lead. Modern automakers are integrating more mobile apps into...