As a plug-in full hybrid with a turbodiesel engine, upward-pivoting doors and radical styling, BMW’s 4- seat Vision EfficientDynamics concept car—now on display at the Frankfurt auto show—is packed with technology enabling it to be both weird an [...]
When you say Jaguar, you think of something that looks very nice, luxurious and that great things happen under the hood. If you ever liked the old XJ, there’s nothing that will make you hate the new one. If you hated the old one, you will surely love the new one. Anyway the English manufacturer [...]
Hot trivia on the German manufacture: Mercedes-Benz has its origins in Karl Benz’s creation of the first gasoline-powered automobile in January 1886. Nowadays, Mercedes still keeps it’s innovative touch and brings us an environmental friendl [...]
Attendees at the release of Tesla Model S could also see a Tesla powered Smart ForTwo. There aren’t many details about a partnership between the two companies, but the Smart ForTwo would perfectly fit Tesla’s electric engines and we might see a series model. A rep from Tesla Motors Club tested the Tesla powered [...]
How it would be if your car would use water instead of any other fuel? And not just drinkable water, but any kind of water, like sea water or rain water.
Mazda will use bio-plastic for the next car generation, plastic which will be used for the dashboard and for the bumpers. The bio-plastic replaces the plastics obtained from petrol. This material is made of food and plant residues. Mazda will use this kind of product to build the dashboard and the bumpers of the car. [...]
The American manufacturer Green Vehicles has launched a completely electrical vehicle, at a price of just $20,000. Triac, the name of this vehicle, is equipped with lithium-ion batteries. The car has three wheels and it’s equipped with a 20 Kw (27 bhp) engine, being enough for a top speed of 112 kph.
Volkswagen‘s ecological vehicles department will present at “Green-Car-Guide Live! 2008” in Liverpool a Caddy EcoFuel, an utility car that has a 2.0 liter Otto engine, developing 109 bhp. The engine works with compressed natural gas or with methanol, but it also has a small petrol reserve.
Fiat 500 will be an ecological car thanks to the hybrid motorization, which is super economical, having negligible CO2 emissions. The future hybrid engine will be based on a two cylinder unit, which will be presented in July at West Sussex car-show. The conventional engine will co-operate with an electrical one, charged by [...]