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    Lamborghini Seriously Considering Production of 900-HP Asterion Plug-In Hybrid

    Lamborghini did a commendable job of concealing the development for the 900-horsepower Asterion plug-in hybrid “technology demonstrator” over the past couple years, but the secret is now out, and it’s thinking of producing it. “The discussions inside Lamborghini now are about the potential cost of the car and –
because the car is heavier – the […]


    Hyundai Announces Next-Generation Sonata Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid

    From Seoul, Hyundai said today its delayed hybrid version of its revised seventh-generation Sonata model will arrive in major markets outside Korea, starting in the first half of 2015 with a plug-in to follow. The plug-in Sonata Hybrid variant next year will be Hyundai’s first. The PHEV will be part of a new wave of […]

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    Retrospective: Four Years of Nissan Leaf and Chevy Volt

    For a couple of family cars that sell in comparatively modest volumes, Nissan’s Leaf and Chevrolet’s Volt have made an outsized splash into the automotive landscape. Now four years since the first production Leaf was delivered Dec. 11, 2010 in the U.S., and the first Volt was sold days later on Dec. 15, the two […]

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    More BYD Electric Taxis For Rotterdam

    Twenty two additional BYD electric taxis will roll in Rotterdam. Rotterdam Taxi Company (RTC) indicated it is planning to add another 22 BYD e6 electric taxis to its fleet. RTC became in 2013 the first operator in Europe to put into service BYD’s electric taxi, the BYD e6. RTC CEO Sjaak de Winter signed a […]

    Do Diesel Emissions Cause Autism? A New Study Says Yes

    According to a new study released by the Harvard School of Public Health, exposure to diesel emissions during the last three months of pregnancy can double the risk of having an autistic child. This latest study is one among several that have demonstrated the correlation between traffic pollution and autism in recent years. In 2013, […]

    Honda’s Futuristic Fuel Cell Concept Slated For Detroit

    Honda announced its fuel cell sedan will make its North American debut at the 2015 North American International Auto Show on Jan. 12. Named FCV Concept, Honda explained the car showcases the styling evolution of its next production fuel-cell car to follow its present FCX Clarity. It’s anticipated to launch in the U.S. after introduction […]

    Long-Awaited Acura NSX To Be Revealed In Detroit

    After being shown as concept since 2012, and having been profiled around the globe, Acura is officially introducing its production version of the NSX early next year. The hybrid coupe’s debut will take place at the 2015 North American International Auto Show with a press conference set for January 12. SEE ALSO: Acura To Showcase […]

    Tickets To Miami Formula E Race Now On Sale

    Now’s the time to book your tickets if you want to see a Formula E race in person on U.S. soil. Tickets for the 2015 Miami ePrix, which will be held March 14, 2015, are now on sale via the Formula E website. This Miami race will be the fifth round of the first edition […]

    Decrease in Motorization Not Due to Economic Factors, Study Says

    Although conventional wisdom and crowded streets might suggest otherwise, vehicle ownership, fuel consumption, and miles driven per year seem to be on the decline. These three indicators, referred to cumulatively as “motorization,” have been studied extensively by Michael Sivak, a research professor at University of Michigan’s Transportation Research Institute, in his six part research study […]