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Toyota's third-gen hybrid can park itself. A rooftop solar panel keeps the interior cool, and sensors will keep you in line on the highway. And, oh yes, it gets 50 mpg.
Acts of civil disobedience — like moonshine during prohibition — are common, but does using vegetable oil as fuel carry the same weight?
open your mind.
Company says it has created speedy charging stations that would be free and accessible in many areas.
The Aptera 2E electric car may look like a pod car from Mars, but it is going into production in October. And it's as green as can be.
G-Oil wants to ensure that we waste not, want not when it comes to factory farming.
This Continental is the fastest production Bentley ever. That's the good news. The bad news? It costs $227,000 and gets 10 mpg in city driving. Plus there's that $3,700 gas-guzzler tax.
As its survival plan looks overseas for new models, Chrysler is thinking small and fuel-efficient.
Consumers will benefit from a price war as hybrids compete for bottom-line customers. How low will they go?
Improved designs create an array of options for the discerning, commuting cyclist.
Recession forcing Americans out of autos and into light rail (up 8.3 percent), subways (3.5 percent), buses (3.9 percent) and commuter rail (4.7 percent).
Last December, driving declined 1.6 percent across the U.S. compared to the previous year. That may not sound like much, but it's 3.8 billion miles.
The Bright team is putting together a plug-in hybrid from scratch. Working on a shoestring, they plan to unveil a working prototype in May.
The Golden State is leading the way toward cleaner cars — and getting a handle on global warming.
The Toyota Prius is the best value out there, followed by two Hondas, a VW and the Mini Cooper.
The Tesla Roadster always looked good on paper, but there's no substitute for actually driving one. Waiting for the electric future? It's here!
New York Times contributor blogs about green transportation.