Mercedes-AMG M152 5.5-Liter V-8

Mercedes-Benz Unveils New AMG V-8 With Cylinder Deactivation

Yesterday we brought you news that the upcoming 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK55 AMG would receive a new naturally aspirated 5.5-liter V-8 engine with fuel saving cylinder deactivation technology, and today we have the first official details and images of the new powerplant. Even with peak output lifted to... read more

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2010 GM EN-V Concept

General Motors Picks U.K. For EN-V City Car Euro Manufacture

Small cars are becoming big business. The smart fortwo, Scion iQ, Gordon Murray's upcoming T.25, the Renault Twizy... more and more carmakers are developing tiny vehicles to... read more July 11, 2011 by 

Red Bull Racing at the 2011 Formula 1 European GP

Race Car Tech: Improving The Breed, Or Ruining The Racing?

Carmakers love motor racing. The phrase "Win on Sunday, sell on Monday" didn't come about for no reason - racing is a great way of raising the profile of your cars and the... read more July 11, 2011 by 

NAO Ecco electric camper van

What's That Ecco? High Tech, Green, Electric Camper Van

Going straight onto All Car Tech's list of things we want is a new electric camper van by design collective NAU, known as Ecco. Describing it as a camper van almost doesn't... read more July 8, 2011 by 

e-Wolf Alpha 1 SRF electric track car

e-Wolf Alpha 1 SRF Electric Track Car Spy Shots

Last week we brought you the first details on the Alpha 1 SRF electric track car from Germany’s e-Wolf, and today we have images of an example of the stripped-out... read more July 5, 2011 by 

2012 Mercedes-Benz B-Class spy shots

2012 Mercedes-Benz B-Class To Offer Up To Four Alternative Powertrains: Report

The next generation 2012 Mercedes-Benz B-Class is working hard to deserve the "next-generation" appellation. According to the latest reports, the B-Class could feature a... read more July 4, 2011 by 

Rolls-Royce 102EX electric prototype undergoing hot weather testing at MIRA1 facility

Rolls-Royce 102EX Electric Phantom Undergoes Hot Weather Testing

Current Rolls-Royce customers may not be warming to the idea of an electric sedan but that hasn’t stopped engineers at the luxury British marque from continuing work on... read more June 29, 2011 by 

Kurt Busch wins the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Infineon Raceway. Photo by Flickr user Ross Harmes

NASCAR Weekend At Infineon A Little Greener With Solar Power

It might seem ironic that on the weekend the NASCAR Cup series visited Infineon Raceway in Northern California, the circuit chose to announce the completion of its large... read more June 28, 2011 by 

e-Wolf Alpha 1 SRF

e-Wolf Presents Alpha 1 SRF Electric Track Car: Video

Remember e-Wolf? A few years back the German firm released a couple of preview images teasing a new electric supercar that’s still in development. Well, e-Wolf has been... read more June 28, 2011 by 

2012 Jaguar XF 2.2 Diesel

Jaguar XF 2.2 Diesel Covers 816 Miles On One Tank: Forbidden Fruit

Before you get all excited about this report, note that there are no plans to bring the highly-efficient Jaguar XF 2.2 Diesel to the U.S., at least in this generation of the... read more June 28, 2011 by 

First Mercedes-Benz B-Class F-Cell hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle delivery, Newport Beach, Dec 2010

Mercedes-Benz Bringing Mass-Produced Fuel Cell Cars To Market By 2014

While the interest in hydrogen powered fuel cell vehicles has waned lately, due mostly to media’s attention centering on the latest generation of battery powered... read more June 22, 2011 by 

2011 Nissan Leaf

Renault-Nissan Opens Tech Research Office In Silicon Valley

Renault might not sell any cars in the United States but that won't stop them moving into town. With partner Nissan the international group has opened a research and... read more June 14, 2011 by 

2010 Audi e-tron Spyder Concept live photos

Audi Shows Diesel-Electric Plug-In Hybrid Concept At Le Mans Vers Le Futur

Audi showcased its e-tron Spyder concept the day before winning this year's 79th edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The diesel-electric plug-in hybrid roadster was first... read more June 12, 2011 by 

Hope Racing LMP1 Hybrid race car

Hope Racing Bringing Flywheel-Based Hybrid To 24 Hours Of Le Mans

One of the most exciting races of the year will be taking place this weekend, the famous 24 Hours of Le Mans at the Circuit de la Sarthe near the French town of Le Mans... read more June 10, 2011 by 

MINI Rocketman Concept

BMW Boss Envisages 10 Model Lineup For MINI

MINI recently announced an $800 million investment deal for its plant in Oxford, UK to prepare for production of its third-generation Cooper model. The new model, spy shots... read more June 10, 2011 by 

2012 Buick LaCrosse eAssist Live Shots

2012 Buick LaCrosse eAssist Hybrid Luxury Sedan Priced From $30,820

We’ve known about the 2012 Buick LaCrosse eAssist mild-hybrid luxury sedan since late 2010 but GM only released the all-important pricing details for the car this week... read more June 9, 2011 by 


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