Green Vehicles


Tesla will offer Autopilot Mode, Alternative Charging in Model S

Tesla will offer Autopilot Mode, Alternative Charging in Model S

The electric car manufacturers also released a new security update for all its Model S cars....

Aug 21 2015, 10:52am CDT

Toyota to Unveil New Prius Next Month

Toyota to Unveil New Prius Next Month

The next generation of Prius will be revealed by Toyota in Las Vegas by September 2015....

Aug 20 2015, 8:37am CDT

2016 Chevy Volt has 53 Miles Electric Range

2016 Chevy Volt has 53 Miles Electric Range

The EPA testing reveals 53 miles range on pure electric for the upcoming 2016 Chevy Volt hybrid car. This is almost double of t...

Aug 4 2015, 8:19am CDT

Autonomous Taxis would Lower Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Autonomous Taxis would Lower Greenhouse Gas Emissions

New Berkeley Lab study finds lower greenhouse gas emissions on per-mile basis for driverless cars deployed as taxis....

Jul 6 2015, 2:42pm CDT

Toyota Mirai Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car Comes to California

Toyota Mirai Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car Comes to California

Are we ready for Hydrogen fuel cell cars? Toyota thinks so and releases the Toyota Mirai this Fall in California beating the Te...

Jul 6 2015, 4:42am CDT

BMW shows New Hydrogen Fuel Cell Cars

BMW shows New Hydrogen Fuel Cell Cars

BMW sticks to hydrogen fuel cell technology as a possible future energy source for cars. The Bavarian car maker is working on h...

Jul 6 2015, 12:43am CDT

The Top 10 Electric Cars In The World

The Top 10 Electric Cars In The World

Electric Cars are still unicorns, but they exist. Below are the top 10 electric cars that can be found around the world....

May 26 2015, 8:52am CDT

Chevrolet makes its 2016 Volt affordable

Chevrolet makes its 2016 Volt affordable

With the full $7,500 federal tax credit for electric vehicles, the new Volt will come in at $26,495...

May 4 2015, 4:02am CDT

GM recalls 64,000 Chevrolet Volts because of Carbon Monoxide Risk

GM recalls 64,000 Chevrolet Volts because of Carbon Monoxide Risk

So it hasn’t been the first time GM has recalled its cars and now it is because of a CO risk....

Mar 13 2015, 4:52am CDT

BMW, Volkswagen and ChargePoint to create Express Charging Corridors for Electric Vehicles

BMW, Volkswagen and ChargePoint to create Express Charging Corridors for Electric Vehicles

BMW, Volkswagen will help ChargePoint to create express charging corridors for electric vehicles (EVs) on the East and West Coa...

Jan 23 2015, 10:39am CST

Chevy Volt 2016 Plug-in Hybrid unveiled at NAIAS 2015 in Detroit

Chevy Volt 2016 Plug-in Hybrid unveiled at NAIAS 2015 in Detroit

General Motors' Chevrolet unveiled its next-gen Chevy Volt 2016 Plug in Hybrid at NAIAS 2015 in Detroit on Monday. General Moto...

Jan 13 2015, 6:07am CST

Chevy Volt Crossover in NAIAS 2015: What is Behind the Curtain?

Chevy Volt Crossover in NAIAS 2015: What is Behind the Curtain?

Will the Long-Awaited Chevy Volt Crossover be a Reality?...

Dec 30 2014, 12:15pm CST

Toyota's hydrogen car gets a name and more US filling stations

Toyota's hydrogen car gets a name and more US filling stations

Toyota has announced that it's upcoming fuel cell vehicle (FCV) will be called the Mirai...

Nov 17 2014, 6:18am CST

Toyota’s First Hydrogen Fuel-cell Car will Cost $70,000

Toyota’s First Hydrogen Fuel-cell Car will Cost $70,000

Toyota’s hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle which is a 2015 sedan will cost around 7 million yen (roughly around $70,000). Toyota FCV s...

Jun 25 2014, 2:15pm CDT

LAPD embraces the clean and silent electric motorcycle

LAPD embraces the clean and silent electric motorcycle

They can go from 0-to-60 in under five seconds and have a top speed of 88 miles per hour....

Jun 20 2014, 4:26pm CDT

Elon Musk: An African Immigrant Changes The World

Elon Musk: An African Immigrant Changes The World

Last week an immigrant from South Africa made a decision that is both altruistic and business-savvy. Elon Musk, inventor, billi...

Jun 20 2014, 5:45am CDT

Bentley Hybrid tech to be used in SUV first landing in 2017

Bentley Hybrid tech to be used in SUV first landing in 2017

Bentley to show off plug-in hybrid concept car this month...

Apr 10 2014, 3:02pm CDT

Top American Cars of 2014

Top American Vehicles of 2014

A hot set of wheels with money left to burn is an offer that nobody likes to forgo. That is why the top American vehicles of th...

Mar 10 2014, 9:01am CDT

What Does 'The Equivalent of Taking Cars Off The Road' Really Mean?

What Does 'The Equivalent of Taking Cars Off The Road' Really Mean?

I saw a press release the other day heralding a new energy technology, which – if fully adopted – would take the equivalen...

Feb 25 2014, 7:31am CST

Western Europe:Expensive Electric Car Sales Up But From Miniscule Base

Western Europe:Expensive Electric Car Sales Up But From Miniscule Base

Electric car sales in Western Europe are amazingly strong if you look at the percentages. Statistics from Britain’s Automotive...

Feb 6 2014, 9:17am CST

Sprint, FedEx Support Hydrogen Fuel Cell Tests

Sprint, FedEx Back Hydrogen Fuel Cell Tests

The flurry of corporate interest in hydrogen fuel cells continued this week with telecommunications giant Sprint announcing tha...

Jan 30 2014, 11:15pm CST

Flywheels Could be More Efficient for Electric Cars

Flywheels Could be More Efficient for Electric Cars

The idea of powering your car with a flywheel conjures up amateurish images of rubber bands, or big, clunky contraptions attach...

Jan 24 2014, 8:36am CST

Toyota Prius 2015 to Adopt TNGA Architecture

Toyota Prius 2015 will be Lighter and Fuel-efficient

Toyota is going to debut its next-generation Prius car in 2015. And it is expected that Toyota Prius 2015 will be based on an a...

Jan 24 2014, 12:08am CST

Toyota Prius Offers Best Value

Toyota Prius Offers Best Value

Toyota again becomes the world's biggest automaker by selling a record number (9.98 million) of vehicles last year. And th...

Jan 23 2014, 2:59pm CST

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Silicon Valley has EV Charge Station Shortage

Too few charging ports for electric cars in Silicon Valley creates 'charge rage' incidents PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — An increasi...

Jan 20 2014, 1:17pm CST

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Alternative energy powered cars on a roll at CES

Futuristic cars shown off at gadget show in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) — While autonomous driving is a major theme...

Jan 9 2014, 6:36pm CST

Toyota Shows New Hydrogen Car In Vegas; Probably Uses Less Energy Than A Slot Machine

Toyota Shows New Hydrogen Car In Vegas; Probably Uses Less Energy Than A Slot Machine

We’ve long scratched our heads over why the auto business finds itself necessary to encroach ever deeper into the purple haze o...

Jan 7 2014, 2:16pm CST

Hydrogen-Powered Car from Toyota to Arrive by 2015

Hydrogen-Powered Car from Toyota Unveiled at CES 2014

Toyota is about to bring a little surprise in the lives of its fans. Toyota has announced at CES 2014 that a brand new hydrogen...

Jan 7 2014, 7:04am CST

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Tesla station to bring electric cars to Wyoming

Lusk, Wyo., charging station positioned to open up pickup-truck country to Tesla electric cars LUSK, Wyo. (AP) —...

Jan 7 2014, 12:26am CST

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Toyota bumps up hydrogen-powered car in US to 2015

Toyota bumps up hydrogen-powered car in US to 2015 with focus on California LAS VEGAS (AP) — Toyota said Monday t...

Jan 6 2014, 3:16pm CST

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Ford to unveil solar hybrid concept car at CES

Ford to unveil solar hybrid concept car at CES that gets 100 miles per gallon LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ford plans to unve...

Jan 2 2014, 7:51am CST

Toyota Prius Tops Best Value Car List

Toyota Prius Wins New Best Value Car Title

The Toyota Prius offers the best in value at a reasonable price tag of $29,230. According to Consumer Reports, it comes out on...

Dec 26 2013, 12:43am CST

Toyota Prius Wins Best Value Car Title

Toyota Prius Wins Best Value Car Title

The Toyota Prius offers the best in value at a reasonable price tag of $29,230. According to Consumer Reports, it comes out on...

Dec 21 2013, 4:14am CST

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Ford says 70% of its Cars Will Have Auto Start/Stop By 2017

Ford promises tech will improve fuel economy by up to 10%...

Dec 13 2013, 10:12am CST

Toyota Prius 2015 would Adopt TNGA Architecture

Toyota Prius 2015 Will Adopt TNGA Architecture

Toyota is going to debut its next-generation Prius car in 2015. And it is expected that Toyota Prius 2015 will be based on an a...

Nov 28 2013, 1:51am CST

Tesla Battery Fire Explained

Tesla Model S Battery Fire Explained by CEO

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has issued an explanation of Model S battery fire after stock dropped more than 6%. He defends the safety p...

Oct 5 2013, 1:37am CDT

Tesla Stock Dropped 6.2%

Tesla Stock Dropped After Model S Fire

Tesla stock goes down 6.2 percent on Wednesday after the report of Model S caught fire in an accident near Seattle. Tesla share...

Oct 3 2013, 12:58am CDT

Rimac Launches the Greyp G12 Electric Bike

Rimac Launches the Greyp G12 Electric Bike

With a 75 mile distance capacity and a 40 miles per hour peak speed, the greyp G12 is something else altogether. Rimac has laun...

Sep 5 2013, 8:22am CDT