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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 partnering with French motorsports group Oreca for support in the new endeavor. Oreca is known for its experience in... read more

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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


 
2013 Audi A3 leaked official sketches

Audi Cylinder On Demand Tech Coming To More Cars, Possibly A3

At the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show last month Audi showed off three new models powered by its latest twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8, which will eventually power models from... read more October 14, 2011 by


 
Fisker Karma

First Fisker Karma In UK Raises $220,000 For Charity

It looks like the 2012 Fisker Karma range-extended electric sedan is doing more good than just helping the environment. The very first example up for sale in the UK has gone... read more October 13, 2011 by


 
Vauxhall VXR8

Vauxhall VXR8 (nee Pontiac G8 GXP) Wins MPG Marathon

If you’re wondering how a big sedan powered by a 6.2-liter V-8 engine can win a competition focused on high mpg, here’s a quick explanation of the challenge... read more October 11, 2011 by


 
BMW i Purif-I hand sanitizer by Susanne Kaufmann Cosmetics

BMW i Not Sterile Enough? Try The New Purif-i Hand Sanitizer

In the early part of 2008 BMW first announced plans to establish a new research division called ‘Project i’, whose task would be to develop a number of solutions... read more October 10, 2011 by


 
2013 Dodge Small Car (Hornet) spy shots

2013 Dodge Small Car (Hornet) Spy Shots

Dodge’s long overdue small car designed to replace the aging Caliber and ride on a fuel efficient platform sourced from Fiat is almost here. This latest spy shot shows... read more October 6, 2011 by


 
 

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