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HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 CHEVROLET VOLT REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 CHEVROLET VOLT REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 CHEVROLET VOLT REVIEW ... Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: EVgo Partners with GM's Maven to Offer Free DC Fast Charging Services

PRESS RELEASE: EVgo Partners with GM's Maven to Offer Free DC Fast Charging Services

EVgo Partners with GM Personal Mobility Brand, Maven, to Offer Free DC Fast Charging Services Maven and Lyft Express Drive Program Customers Receive Premium EV Charging Experience Throughout California Los Angeles - February 22, 2017 - EVgo<mailto:www.evgo.com>, the nation's largest network of public electric vehicle ( ... Continue reading

Nissan Signs Actress Margot Robbie As Its First Electric Vehicle Ambassador +VIDEO

Nissan Signs Actress Margot Robbie As Its First Electric Vehicle Ambassador +VIDEO

Suicide Squad and The Wolf of Wall Street actor revealed as the new face of Nissan’s electric vehicle and zero emission programme PARIS - February 21, 2017: Actor Margot Robbie has been revealed as Nissan’s new electric vehicle (EV) ambassador by racing the carmaker’s radical all-electric BladeGlider sports car a ... Continue reading

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid EX-L Review

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid EX-L Review

By Bob Gordon Auto Central Louisville Bureau The Auto Channel Over the past 20 years I have tested many different cars, some practical, some luxurious, some thrifty, some extravagant, some too small, some too big some gas guzzlers others gas sippers. Some I couldnt remember without my notes others were seared into my g ... Continue reading

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - February 13-19, 2017: 52 66 50th 6%, Recalls, smart EV Only, RIP Bill

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - February 13-19, 2017: 52 66 50th 6%, Recalls, smart EV Only, RIP Bill

Nutson&#39;s Weekly Automotive News Digest - February 13-19, 2017: 52MPG Route 66 50th Anniversary Fatalities 6%, Recalls, smart EV Only, RIP Bill Baker ... Continue reading

2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier + VIDEO

2017 Chevrolet Volt Premier + VIDEO

DRIVING DOWN THE ROAD WITH CAREY RUSS The second-generation Chevy Volt is stylish, economical, and yes, even fun to drive The second generation of Chevrolet’s Volt debuted for 2016, and goes into 2017 unchanged. No changes needed, as it’s lighter, more powerful, and more efficient than its predecessor, offering aro ... Continue reading

2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Review and 2017 Updates

2016 BMW X5 xDrive40e Review and 2017 Updates

It was new for 2016 and it’s a hybrid-powered SUV from BMW. This X5 is BMW’s first plug-in hybrid core production model. That is, outside of the BMW i line-up ... Continue reading

2834 Fuel Cell EV Toyota Mirari Recalled For Software Fix

2834 Fuel Cell EV Toyota Mirari Recalled For Software Fix

Toyota City February 15, 2017; Chang-Ran Kim writing for Reuters reported that Toyota Motor Corp said it was recalling all of the roughly 2,800 zero-emission Mirai cars on the road due to problems with the output voltage generated by their fuel cell system. Toyota said that under unique driving conditions, such as if t ... Continue reading

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid (84 eMPG) First Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid (84 eMPG) First Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

Hybrid Minivan, soccer Mom car, 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid First Review By Larry Nutson, smart moms car ... Continue reading

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid And Electric Models Are Priced To Attract Entirely New Eco-Focused Buyers

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid And Electric Models Are Priced To Attract Entirely New Eco-Focused Buyers

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Feb. 14, 2017 -- Hyundai Motor America has provided pricing details for its Ioniq Hybrid and Electric models as it offers its first U.S. media drives in the Santa Barbara region of California. ... Continue reading

Workhorse Group Electric Delivery Trucks Achieve 30 MPGe, Measured from the initial 250,000 Customer Driven Miles +VIDEO

Workhorse Group Electric Delivery Trucks Achieve 30 MPGe, Measured from the initial 250,000 Customer Driven Miles +VIDEO

Workhorse Group Inc., an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of battery-electric vehicles, today announced that its electric delivery truck models are achieving 30+ miles per gallon equivalent (MPGe) during stop-and-go parcel, bakery, and uniform delivery routes. ... Continue reading

2017 Chicago Auto Show : Volvo Shows V90 Cross Country Wagon and Ultraluxurious XC90 Excellence Plugin Hybrid

2017 Chicago Auto Show : Volvo Shows V90 Cross Country Wagon and Ultraluxurious XC90 Excellence Plugin Hybrid

ROCKLEIGH, NJ February 9, 2017; The allnew Volvo V90 Cross Country wagon and ultraluxurious XC90 Excellence plugin hybrid SUV will make their Chicago Auto Show debuts this weekend at McCormick Place. Also on display will be the S90, named Best Sedan of the Year 2017 by Chicago News. ... Continue reading

Autonomous Driving May Kill The Automobile Industry And Our Freedom Of Mobility

Autonomous Driving May Kill The Automobile Industry And Our Freedom Of Mobility

Without Performance Differentiation Say Goodbye To The Public's Love Affair With The Automobile By Marc J. Rauch Exec. Vice President/Co-Publisher THE AUTO CHANNEL In his opening remarks at September's Frankfurt Motor Show, Dieter Zetsche (Mercedes-Benz CEO), prophesized: "The Mercedes of the future will drive not only ... Continue reading

Silicon Valley On Its Way To Disrupt The Auto Industry And Historic Need For Traditional Car Companies

Silicon Valley On Its Way To Disrupt The Auto Industry And Historic Need For Traditional Car Companies

Auto Central January 8, 2016; After this past weeks onslaught of self-serving ulterior motivated Silicon Valley originated and paid for propaganda about the autonomous car at CES (Consumer Electronics Show), and the rolling stone momentum pushed along by the digital claque, including sycophants in the press (c/net,Hey ... Continue reading

2017 Chicago Auto Show Opens its Doors

2017 Chicago Auto Show Opens its Doors

THE 2017 CHICAGO AUTO SHOW READY TO OPEN ITS DOORS The Nation's Largest Auto Show Runs Feb. 11-20 CHICAGO (Feb. ... Continue reading

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