Thu, Apr 22, 2010 at 6:04 PM
Auto exec says much of what you think you know about electric vehicles is wrong. Sure there are challenges, but the solutions are out there, he says.
Wed, Jun 02, 2010 at 5:00 PM
Nissan is taking reservations for its Leaf battery car starting April 20, two days before Earth Day. Will the 115,000 'hand wavers' sign up, pay $99, and get in line to take delivery?
Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 3:16 PM
The green choice when it comes to recycling everything from print cartridges to cars is the dismantler -- not the crusher that leaves a contaminated waste stream.
Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 12:47 PM
These 14-seat electric people movers are showing up at zoos, parks and even the Egyptian pyramids. And solar panels give them an extra dollop of go power.
Thu, Dec 13, 2012 at 5:28 AM
Ford's new in-car entertainment system, featuring Wi-Fi, is a giant leap for mankind, but the web features -- partly disabled in a motion to fight driver distraction -- may have limited use.
Wed, Apr 07, 2010 at 10:55 AM
Many artists have painted BMWs since Alexander Calder in 1975, including Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol and David Hockney. After the cars are painted, they go racing at Le Mans.
Fri, Apr 02, 2010 at 3:28 PM
Ford Transit Connect EV is a utility van headed for big company fleets. (The Geek Squad at Best Buy may end up in them). It's all part of Ford's new eco-strategy.
Fri, Apr 02, 2010 at 5:06 PM
The New York show opens this weekend, and it's a cornucopia of green. To be a player today, automakers need a hybrid, a battery car -- or better yet, both.
Tue, May 25, 2010 at 12:18 PM
The Volt, which uses a gas engine to provide electricity for a battery pack, is close to launch. With a unique 'range-extender' drivetrain, the Volt is a radical departure for GM.
Fri, Mar 26, 2010 at 4:15 PM
This new electric car is headed for the U.S. market, but I had to travel to still-snowy Turku, Finland, to see them being made. But by 2011, they'll be assembled in Indiana.