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StreetScooter is developing a lightweight EV for the urban commuter that gets 50 miles per charge and costs around $7,000.
October 31, 2011, 1:38 PM PDT | By Channtal Fleischfresser
Tesla is planning to bring back the now retired Roadster in 2014 on a version of the Model S chassis.
October 28, 2011, 3:41 PM PDT | By Ami Cholia
GM’s Electrical and Controls Integration Lab is developing technology to increase fuel efficiency that would allow cars to drop off drivers, park in the first available spot and come back...
October 27, 2011, 9:21 AM PDT | By Ami Cholia
Smith Electric Vehicles and Trans Tech Bus unveiled an all-electric, zero-emission’s school bus that will be launched in early 2012.
October 25, 2011, 10:20 AM PDT | By Ami Cholia
As part of a new five-year environmental plan that aims to reduce its carbon footprint, Nissan will launch a new plug-in hybrid by 2015, and invest 70 percent of its research budget towards the...
October 24, 2011, 11:30 AM PDT | By Ami Cholia
A Toronto-based company says it has designed a airplane-airship hybrid that will be able to deliver large loads to remote locations, while leaving a minimal carbon footprint.
October 23, 2011, 5:02 PM PDT | By Channtal Fleischfresser
GM showed off a new portable vehicle-to-vehicle communication system that would allow cars, cyclists and pedestrians to wirelessly communicate with each other within a quarter of a mile.
October 20, 2011, 1:19 PM PDT | By Ami Cholia
Rising import prices mean US buyers are more likely to opt for domestic cars.
October 20, 2011, 4:04 AM PDT | By Channtal Fleischfresser
Pike Research has found that the Volt is slightly cheaper to drive than the Prius plug-in, as long as you are going less than 70 miles between charges.
October 19, 2011, 8:09 AM PDT | By Ami Cholia
The Italian automaker’s tiny model earned top safety scores from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
October 19, 2011, 4:09 AM PDT | By Channtal Fleischfresser