Green Cars

Blocked checked by reality, the Obama administration is on schedule to fall well short of its goal of having one million vehicles on American roads by 2015. Obama made the pledge while he was still a senator in 2008. He later doubled down in his 2011 State of the Union address when, reading from his [...]

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Can it be true that a used car is greener than a new hybrid? After all, proponents of the used car like Jeremy Clarkson say that the manufacturing and assembling of all of the parts that make up a hybrid requires loads of materials and energy. The process also creates a good (or bad?) amount [...]

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A task in front of all truck and SUV manufacturers is how to reduce emissions, maintain payload, and improve fuel efficiency. The task is quite a bite for one company to chew, so Ford and Toyota have announced an agreement to collaborate on the issue. The brands will remain separate entities, the collaboration is a [...]

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Image via Wikipedia The Scion iQ EV is set to make its way to American marketplaces in 2012, kind of. The all electric vehicle will only be available to fleets and ride-share programs. The general public will not have access to them. Toyota, the parent of Scion, is still refusing to release a quick charge [...]

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After driving a Lincoln for years, it is hard to think about buying a Chevrolet Aveo for the fuel savings. The loss of comfort and the added road noise make it nearly impossible to consider the change, but paying a $100 every time you fill up and filling up twice a week is not comfortable [...]

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