Quantcast

hybrid Articles

Nissan Leaf Sales Slow, Yet Set January Record Nissan Leaf Sales Slow, Yet Set January Record

In 2010, Nissan became one of the first companies in the world to unveil a completely electric, emission-free automobile, the Nissan Leaf. When first released, however, the electric car craze had yet to hit the United States. Thanks to recent …

Toyota Prius Chosen As Best Overall Value Toyota Prius Chosen As Best Overall Value
· 1

Consumer Reports magazine has just selected Toyota Prius as the best overall value. The hybrid car has the best economic value for mileage with the average cost registering at 47 cents per mile. Considering the price is $29,230, this vehicle …

Toyota Prius Ranked “Best New Car Value” Again Toyota Prius Ranked “Best New Car Value” Again
· 1

Thinking about buying a new car this holiday season? According to Consumer Reports, the Toyota Prius will give you the best value for your buck. In fact, this is the second year in a row that the eco-friendly hybrid has …

BMW i8 Spyder Release Delayed By Engineering Issues BMW i8 Spyder Release Delayed By Engineering Issues

In 2011′s newest installment of the Mission: Impossible series, Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol, Tom Cruise cruises along the streets of Mumbai in a super futuristic looking vehicle. Well, folks, the future is not so distant. The car featured in …

Porsche 918 Spyder Breaks Track Record Porsche 918 Spyder Breaks Track Record
· 7

There has been much hype surrounding Tesla Motors and their new Model S lately, and rightly so. After winning many accolades, such as the 2013 Motor Trend Car of the Year, Tesla has become the bane of the motor industry. …

Elf Bike: Cross Between Car & Bicycle Elf Bike: Cross Between Car & Bicycle
· 2

Mark Stewart turns quite a few heads as he makes his way down the road on his neon green ELF bike, which very closely resembesFred Flinstone’s footmobile. “It reminds me of when I saw a Smart car the first time,” …

Boeing’s SUGAR Volt Concept Pushes Green Envelope Boeing’s SUGAR Volt Concept Pushes Green Envelope

5 years ago at a conference on advanced aircraft technologies someone brought up the question of electric airplanes. All the engineers there laughed at the idea but Boeing took it as a challenge. They started to think about ways they …

Most Hybrid Owners Do Not Buy Another Hybrid Most Hybrid Owners Do Not Buy Another Hybrid

You see commercials all the time about how much hybrid owners love their car. They feel urbane and worldly when they realize how much they are helping the planet and their pocket books. A new study from R.L. Polk is …