Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid

Porsche Plans Hybrid In Every Model Line, But Is That A Bad Thing?

Hybrids and electric vehicles are, without question, part of the future of these four-wheeled conveyances we love so much. So far, aside from the occasional exception, that's been a very unexciting development. But Porsche is now planning a hybrid in every model line. Will it go well, or does it... read more

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2011 Lexus CT 200h

Lexus Drops MPG, Performance Details On 'Sporty' 2011 CT 200h

It's hard to envision a portly hatch with a total output of 134 horsepower as "sporty," but that's the ostensible "dark side" to the 2011 Lexus CT 200h, and today we have the... read more September 13, 2010 by 

Jay Leno gets a tour of the Porsche 918 spyder

Video: Jay Leno's Garage Gets Personal With Porsche's 918 Spyder

The Porsche 918 Spyder is already changing the way hybrids are perceived, and raising the bar for supercars in general at the same time. Especially considering it's expected... read more August 20, 2010 by 

Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jay Leno [via USA Today]

Jay Leno, Arnold Schwarzenegger, And A Porsche Steering Wheel

  Man With Steering Wheel: ...And this, of course, is the steering wheel. Jay Leno: Ordinarily, that's connected to the car, right? MWSW: Ach! You Americans. Such... read more August 18, 2010 by 

Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba's Smile Meets L.A.'s Thin, Unimpressed Blue Line

Poor Jessica Alba. The girl can't seem to catch a break. Sure, she's been genetically gifted. Sure, she's got a handsome husband and a cute kid. But Good Luck Chuck? The Love... read more August 13, 2010 by 

Green BMW sports car based on Vision EfficientDynamics Concept rendering

Report: New Details On BMW ActiveHybrid Sports Coupe

Diesel. Hybrid. Green materials. Until just recently, none of these things would have added up to a sports car, let alone a supercar, but with the confirmation of the Porsche... read more August 2, 2010 by 

Porsche 918 Spyder Concept

Porsche 918 Spyder Gets Official Production Greenlight

After re-drawing the landscape of what a hybrid performance car can be at this year's Geneva Motor Show, the Porsche 918 Spyder Concept was already under consideration for... read more July 28, 2010 by 

2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid

2011 Lincoln MKZ: Hybrid Same Price As Gas At $35,180

How long will it take to pay back the extra purchase price of a hybrid with gas savings? If it's the 2011 Lincoln MKZ, no time at all, because the hybrid is the same price as... read more July 22, 2010 by 

Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid; Scott Atherton, ALMS; Paul Ritchie, Porsche; Patrick Long, Porsche driver

ALMS Driver Patrick Long 'Charged Up' To Race The 911 GT3 R Hybrid

Earlier today we learned that the Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid would be on track for this year's Petit Le Mans. During the launch event, High Gear Media's own John Voelcker... read more July 21, 2010 by 

Porsche 918 Spyder Concept

Report: Porsche 918 Spyder To Cost $630,000

The Porsche 918 Spyder almost broke the Internet with sheer awesomeness when it was unveiled in Geneva this year, and now it's set to do it again. The reason this time: the... read more July 12, 2010 by 

MINI Clubman S Hybrid spy shots

Spy Shots: MINI Clubman S Hybrid

MINI must have some moderately evil geniuses in their skunkworks, as this MINI Clubman S Hybrid is the second prototype spotted since April. The last one was a... read more July 8, 2010 by 

2011 Porsche Cayenne Hybrid

2011 Porsche Cayenne Going To China With Supercharged V-6

Porsche is planning to sell its redesigned 2011 Cayenne SUV in China with an entirely different, more modern base V-6 engine than the Cayenne gets in the U.S. and elsewhere... read more June 29, 2010 by 

2010 Lexus HS 250h

Lexus Planning Recall Of 2010 HS 250h For Potential Post-Crash Fuel Leak

Gasoline. Even for hybrids, it's the nectar of life. But in a crash, it can become your worst enemy--which is why the Department of Transportation has standards for how much... read more June 28, 2010 by 

2009 Mazda MX-5 Superlight Concept

Next Mazda MX-5 To Go Rotary Hybrid? Maybe. But Probably Not.

There are often reports and rumors that circle the web, feeding off hopes, dreams, and the endless Ouroboros cycle of news, fan forums, and enthusiast sites. Some make the... read more June 16, 2010 by 

2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid

2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid Hits 41 MPG, Claims Greenest Luxury Sedan Title

While Lincoln's MKZ Hybrid may not peg all the gauges when it comes to luxury and styling, it does max out the mpg needle, hitting 41 mpg city/36 mpg highway in EPA testing... read more June 16, 2010 by 

2010 Ferrari 599 HY-KERS Concept

Ferrari V-12s Are Safe From Eco Wars, Thanks To...Hybrids?

It's weird to think of hybrids as advancing, rather than putting an end to, high cylinder-count, big power engines. But that's exactly what's happening at Ferrari according... read more May 21, 2010 by 


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