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    Consumer Reports Names Tesla, Volt, and Prius Among Winners and Losers

    The latest car reliability survey from Consumer Reports sees it recommending and not recommending certain models, including some of the most popular green cars sold. Data for the broad survey of all vehicle types came from over half a million vehicles from model year 200-2016, with some 2017s as well. “With that much information, Consumer […]


    All Teslas Now Will Come With Full Self-Driving Hardware

    Promising safety “substantially greater than that of a human driver,” today Tesla announced all its cars will come equipped with fully autonomous capable hardware. The hardware is aimed at ultimately permitting these cars to drive without any intervention from a human driver, comprehensively enough controlled, CEO Elon Musk has previously said, for one to go […]


    Tesla Proposes Doubling Fremont Plant to Meet Capacity

    Tesla Motors has filed for a zoning proposal allowing the automaker to double in size its California factory to meet a 500,000 vehicle annual production goal. Tesla submitted a long-term zoning proposal that was released in a government document, as reported by The Wall Street Journal. The manufacturing plant, based in Fremont, Calif., dates back […]

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    Toyota’s Approach to Self-Driving Cars: Assist Drivers, Don’t Replace Them

    Toyota’s ambition is to have self-driving cars on the road by 2020, but rather than replace the driver, the automaker’s top priority is to help them drive safely. “A completely autonomous car is not what we’re looking for,” said Seigo Kuzumaki, Toyota’s assistant chief safety technology officer, during a presentation to Automotive News. “Our priority […]

    Honda CEO Says It’s Ready to Take a Huge Leap in Green Car Sales

    Honda says it’s planning to skyrocket up from low-volume hybrid sales today to more than two-thirds of U.S. volume coming from green cars by 2030. CEO Takahiro Hachigo said that by 2030, he wants more than two-thirds of U.S. Honda and Acura volume to come from green cars such as traditional hybrids, plug-ins, fuel cell […]

    Toyota to Build Hybrid Transmission in Poland

    Toyota Motor Europe has announced plans to build a new $165 million plant in Poland that will produce transaxles for hybrid vehicles and add two engine production lines at an existing plant. The new Toyota manufacturing facility will start production in 2018 located at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Poland (TMMP) in Walbrzych. “We are very pleased to be […]

    Nvidia Working with Tesla on Autonomous Driving Hardware

    While there’s been speculation about Tesla working with Nvidia on its new fully autonomous driving hardware, now it’s official. Tesla Motors has announced that all Tesla vehicles — Model S, Model X, and the upcoming Model 3 — will now be equipped with a “supercomputer” through Nvidia’s Drive PX 2 AI computing platform, according to […]

    Honda Bringing Longest Range Zero Emission Vehicle to US with Clarity Fuel Cell

    The upcoming Honda Clarity Fuel Cell sedan will have the longest range of any zero emission vehicle in the U.S. based on an EPA rating of 366 miles. American Honda Motor Co. issued a press release today on receiving the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency rating of 366 miles driving range and a fuel economy rating […]