Wed, May 26, 2010 at 11:42 AM
Graduate student Eva Håkansson has her sights set on the Bonneville Salt Flats and the Guinness world record. Plus: Watch our video interview.
Mon, May 24, 2010 at 4:37 PM
Sixteen university teams competed in the EcoCar Challenge in Arizona, building plug-in hybrids, battery electric vehicles and even hydrogen fuel-cell cars.
Thu, May 20, 2010 at 4:08 PM
You don't need to buy a hybrid or spend much money to cross that fuel-efficient threshold. U.S. carmakers are finally entering turf long cornered by the Asians.
Tue, May 18, 2010 at 5:08 PM
A new study shows that hackers using Bluetooth and Internet connections can maliciously take control of your car, starting and stopping the engine at will, shutting off the lights and hitting the brakes. Should we be afraid?
Fri, May 14, 2010 at 12:35 PM
In response to calls to let the car industry police itself on safety, I say look at the record -- from the fight over airbags to exploding Pintos and sudden acceleration.
Wed, May 12, 2010 at 3:40 PM
The Indian car market is tiny now, but with $2,500 cars like the Tata Nano and the upcoming Bajaj, it won't remain so.
Wed, Jun 30, 2010 at 4:11 PM
Seven days with a Smart car provided some surprises. It's both better and worse than I expected.
Tue, May 25, 2010 at 12:15 PM
Electric vehicles, hybrids and plug-ins will be on the market by the end of the year. Here's a look into the crystal ball.
Mon, May 03, 2010 at 5:18 PM
Cape Wind won decisive approval triggering a potential green energy gold rush. But the opposition -- which mainly just doesn't want to look at wind turbines -- vows to fight on.
Tue, Apr 27, 2010 at 11:21 AM
Electric car wunderkind demonstrates 60-second battery changes in downtown Tokyo, where 60,000 taxis (more than London, Paris and New York combined) ply the streets. He hopes the world is watching.