2011 Nissan Pivo 3 electric city car concept

2011 Nissan Pivo 3 Concept: 2011 Tokyo Motor Show

Remember Nissan’s quirky Pivo 2 concept from 2007? Or how about the original Pivo from 2005? Well, Nissan has now taken the wraps off the third iteration of its Pivo electric car concept line, the aptly named Pivo 3, which will be making its debut later this month at the 2011 Tokyo Motor... read more

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2013 Ford Fusion (Mondeo) spy shots

2013 Ford Fusion (Mondeo) Spy Shots

Ford’s new global design strategy so far appears to be working for the automaker, with the largely European designed and engineered Fiesta and Focus compacts doing... read more November 1, 2011 by 

2012 Toyota LMP1 Hybrid race car

Toyota Teams With Oreca For 2012 Le Mans Comeback

After recently announcing its 2012 comeback to endurance racing, including a stint at next year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, Toyota has this week confirmed that it will be... read more October 31, 2011 by 

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Aussie Electric Supercar Offers Ferrari Performance And Looks

There’s no doubt electric motors can match or even outperform their internal combustion rivals, which is why we’re glad to see more and more companies developing... read more October 31, 2011 by 

2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Lightweight Carbon Fiber Mercedes-Benz E-Class In The Works?

Carbon fiber and other composites are the darling wunder-materials of the auto world. Exotic brands like Lamborghini and McLaren have committed to using the stuff to save... read more October 29, 2011 by 

20 Audi A1 e-tron electric cars will be used in the pilot program

Audi A1 e-tron Fleet Hits The Streets Of Munich

As of today, 20 Audi A1 e-tron electric car prototypes are on the roads of Munich, Germany, as part of a new pilot program to gather data on driver behavior, electric... read more October 28, 2011 by 

2011 Tesla Roadster Sport 2.5

Tesla Planning Second-Generation Electric Roadster For 2014

With the pioneering Tesla Roadster bowing out of the market place, Californian startup Tesla will be without a model until its Model S electric sedan arrives in the first... read more October 27, 2011 by 

2012 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG Wagon

Mercedes-Benz Returning To Straight-Six Engines?

Just as BMW makes headlines for possibly going with a V-6 engine in its next-generation M3, arch rival Mercedes-Benz is now in the spotlight over news that it is planning to... read more October 25, 2011 by 

2013 Fiat 500 Elettrica electric car spy shots

2013 Fiat 500E Electric Car Spy Shots

Chrysler has been promising to launch an electric car since its pre-bankruptcy days of ENVI but so far the only tangible evidence that such a car was in the works was the... read more October 24, 2011 by 

First factory-built Fisker Karma live photos

Fisker’s Project Nina To Enter Production By End Of 2012

Californian startup Fisker Automotive has been taking a lot of flak from the media following the launch of its first model, the 2012 Fisker Karma range-extended luxury sedan... read more October 21, 2011 by 

2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8. Photo by Alex Bellus

New Chrysler Hybrids And Diesels Coming Due To CAFE, Says Marchionne

Hybrid vehicles may still not sell in high volumes but automakers will be forced to offer more of the electrically-aided vehicles in order to meet tough new CAFE standards... read more October 20, 2011 by 

2012 Buick Verano

Buick Verano Hybrid Coming In 2015

The new 2012 Buick Verano is only just coming onto the market but already we have news of a hybrid version in the works, though the green compact sedan isn't expected to be... read more October 20, 2011 by 

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Tesla Loses Major Part Of Its "Top Gear" Lawsuit

As first covered on our sister site GreenCarReports, a British high court ruled against Tesla this week in its libel lawsuit against the BBC and its 'Top Gear' program... read more October 19, 2011 by 

Fisker Karma concept

2012 Fisker Karma Only Gets 20 MPG With Range-Extender?

This week the 2012 Fisker Karma cleared its last hurdle for sale in the U.S., having finally received emission certification and fuel economy ratings from the EPA and thus... read more October 19, 2011 by 

2012 BMW 3-Series sedan

2012 BMW 3-Series: Bigger, Bolder And More Fuel Efficient

BMW’s new 3-Series, the sixth generation of the automaker’s entry-level sedan, is now bigger, bolder, and with a revamped engine lineup including a hybrid option... read more October 14, 2011 by 

2012 Toyota LMP1 Hybrid race car

Toyota Announces 2012 Le Mans Comeback And New Hybrid LMP1 Race Car

It’s official. Toyota has announced its intention to compete in the 2012 FIA World Endurance Championship, the highlight of which is the 80th running of the 24 Hours of... read more October 14, 2011 by 


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