Born to be wild: On Vespa's two wheels for the green of it
April 27, 2009, 12:02 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
As part of an exercise in low-carbon commuting, a lifelong motorcycle-phobe takes a wobbly ride ... to reduce carbon emissions, of course.
Exclusive: Phoenix gets Nissan EVs and charging stations
April 15, 2009, 6:36 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
What came first, the electric car or the charging station? In an increasing number of cities, it's the network of places to plug in.
Right-wing grudge match: American Thinkers debate EVs
April 14, 2009, 2:05 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
Not all conservatives think electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles are a socialist plot--but some do!
New York Auto Show: New Mercedes hybrid is too darned big!
April 10, 2009, 3:43 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
European carmakers have been slow to adopt hybrids, and the new Mercedes entry is not exactly game-changing: It's too heavy to be truly fuel-efficient. But five stars for Dianne Reeves!
New York Auto Show: GM's PUMA is a Segway...with claws
April 9, 2009, 10:38 a.m. by Jim Motavalli
With Segway's help, General Motors enters the personal mobility business -- with a tilting vehicle that resembles a tricked-out wheelchair.