Detroit Auto Show 2010: The 24 Best Green Cars

January 10, 2010 by  
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The Detroit Auto Show starts on Monday and runs til the 24th of this month. Along with the EcoXperience returning to the show’s basement, a new display called Electric Avenue will premier. The “avenue” will be an orgy of electric cars ranging from the Nissan LEAF to X Prize alumni

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Hyundai Shows Off Blue-Will Plug-In Hybrid Concept Car

January 5, 2010 by  
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If there is any single success story of 2009 in the automotive world, it is Hyundai. They have really stepped it up a notch across their lineup, and cars like the Genesis sedan and coupe have been universally hailed for both their quality and value. Hard to believe this is even the same company

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Toyota To Offer Plug-In Prius In 2011

December 16, 2009 by  
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Toyota has big, big plans for the Prius, their flagship hybrid sedan. While they play the yes-no-maybe game with the Prius a brand name in-and-of-itself, they are taking the hybrid to the next level by offering a plug-in version of the Prius for the 2011 model year. Called the Prius PHV, it will have a short all-electric range as well as the ability to travel highway speeds under electric-only power.

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Mitsubishi PX-MiEV: A Plug-In Hybrid SUV That May Hit US Shores in 2013

December 4, 2009 by  
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At the 2009 LA Auto Show, Mitsubishi’s President, Osamu Masuko, debuted the PX-MiEV concept in North America, saying the SUV “matches the needs of the North American market” and the company plans to “revamp the vehicle for release in North America by the year 2013.” Read more of this story »

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Fisker Announces On-Sale Date for Karma: 3Q 2010

December 3, 2009 by  
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For a company that was founded just a little bit more than two years ago, Fisker has come a long way. Today, at the 2009 LA Auto Show, the company’s co-founder and CEO, Henrik Fisker, announced that the luxury Karma plug-in hybrid supercar will begin showing up at retail locations worldwide in the early part of third quarter 2010

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2011 Chevrolet Volt Pre-Production Test Drive | Popular Mechanics

November 30, 2009 by  
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Popular Mechanics gets behind the wheel of the pre-production Chevy Volt and first experiences the car in pure-electric and sustained-charge modes. This post is an excerpt of an article from Popular Mechanics .

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Homeowners Associations and and Solar Roof Laws Do Battle

November 30, 2009 by  
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The desire to avoid solar confrontations with neighbors could have an effect on architectural design. Here’s how one Southern California homeowner solved that on a new home in San Diego: he hid the panels behind a parapet.

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Sporty Volt SS Possible, Cadillac Converj Gets Green Light

November 11, 2009 by  
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In recent years, GM stuck the SS badge on more cars than it didn’t. For a long time the Super Sport moniker meant something, but sticking it on a turbocharged HHR delivery wagon did nothing to improve the General’s image.

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