Posts Tagged ‘green’

Vandals Flip Over Smart Cars in San Francisco


Vandals Flip Over Smart Cars in San Francisco
September 3rd, 2017 by DannyITR

According to local news reports from the city, a group of so far unidentified individuals have been flipping Smart cars on to their front and rear ends, and then leaving them like that.  Read More →

Head of Tata Motors dies in “suicicde” prior to launch of car that runs on air


Head of Tata Motors dies in “suicicde” prior to launch of car that runs on air
February 3rd, 2014 by DannyITR

Tata Motors Managing Director Karl Slym, 51, fell to his death from the 22nd floor of his Bankok hotel last week. His body was discovered on a fourth floor balcony by hotel staff and Police discovered a multiple-page suicide letter in his hotel room.  Read More →

First BMW i3 drive reviews


First BMW i3 drive reviews
July 12th, 2013 by DannyITR

Voici la première série de essais routiers de la toute nouvelle BMW i3 électrique. Inclus dans la liste sont critiques de publications Top Gear, Autocar et Whatcar.  Read More →

Volkswagen eGolf


Volkswagen eGolf
March 14th, 2012 by DannyITR

Volkswagen plans to start releasing the EV as a 2014 model. Jonathan Browning, VW of America’s president told Automotive News it will be a fully-electric version of the already-existent Golf.  Read More →

Coda: A Horrid Electric Vehicle


Coda: A Horrid Electric Vehicle
February 2nd, 2012 by DannyITR

Autoguide.com: There’s lots to look at, but frankly we’re still scratching our heads a little on this one. The Coda, as it’s simply referred to on the site, can run for a 150 mile range, sure, but at $39,900 it seems like a tough sell next to the Nissan Leaf’s $35,200 tag, before tax credits.... more

MythBusters Proves Cars are Greener than Motorcycles


MythBusters Proves Cars are Greener than Motorcycles
October 4th, 2011 by DannyITR

There are many great reasons for owning a motorcycle. They cost less, are cheaper to run, easier to repair and easier to park. They even get better mileage and as a majority of commuter driving is alone, a motorcycle is all you need.  Read More →

Prius PHEV Rated at 87 MPG


Prius PHEV Rated at 87 MPG
September 20th, 2011 by DannyITR

After debuting the car earlier this week at the Frankfurt Auto Show, Toyota has now released official details on the new Prius Plug-in Hybrid including expected fuel economy numbers. While it’s not quite up to the much-hyped Chevy Volt, the Prius PHEV will feature, “more affordable pricing than pure... more

Caddy Gets a Sexy Volt Coupe


Caddy Gets a Sexy Volt Coupe
August 19th, 2011 by DannyITR

A few days ago, Cadillac announced that the Volt-based Converj concept would enter production. Well, it’s gotten a name change to suit its newfound status: look for the Cadillac ELR to hit dealers in a few months.  Read More →

Tesla to Supply Toyota RAV4 EV Electric Powertrains


Tesla to Supply Toyota RAV4 EV Electric Powertrains
July 21st, 2011 by DannyITR

Clearing up erroneous reports, Toyota has confirmed it will sell the RAV4 EV to the public and has just singed a deal with Tesla Motors Inc. to supply the electric powertrains for the emissions free crossover.  Read More →

350-Mile, $25,000 Electric Car By 2017


350-Mile, $25,000 Electric Car By 2017
May 16th, 2011 by DannyITR

U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa are looking to jump-start the American electric car industry, to use the hackneyed pun. With Department of Energy research funding going towards battery development, Chu believes that their goal of a car that can make LA to Las... more