Archive for Green Car Spotlight

Photos: 2014 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupe Electric Drive

2014 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupe Electric Drive – With the new Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupe Electric Drive, Mercedes-AMG is entering a new era: the locally emission-free super sports car featuring advanced technology from the world of Formula 1 is the most exclusive and dynamic way in which to drive an electric car. The most powerful […]

Recruitment Processs for BMW ActiveE – Now Open

Adventurers and Explorers Take Note: The Recruitment process for BMW’s First All-Electric, High-Performance Vehicle – The BMW ActiveE – Now Open. Recruitment efforts officially get underway in seven U.S. markets to find 700 BMW “Electronauts” to join the 2012 ActiveE Field Trial, a collective mission to help define the future of mobility. Woodcliff Lake, NJ, […]

Photos: 2012 Acura NSX Concept

The dynamically-styled Acura NSX Concept gives an indication of the next great performance vehicle from the Acura brand. Making use of lightweight materials and a mid-mounted V6 engine, the Acura NSX Concept employs several new technologies for Acura, including application of Acura’s innovative new Sport Hybrid SH-AWD® (Super Handling All Wheel Drive™) hybrid system. The […]

Victory Muscle Cars 2012 Cars of the Year

Here are the Victory Muscle Cars 2012 Cars of the Year Awards. These cars all represent vehicles that most identify with the Victory Muscle Cars vision for exceptional value, dominance in class, noteworthy development, historical provenance and overall collectability. Car of the Year – 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL-1 Engine Type: LSA V8 Engine Size: 6.2 […]

The BMW ActiveHybrid 5

The BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Full Hybrid Power comes to the 5 Series Sedan Woodcliff Lake, NJ – BMW today announced the introduction of its newest hybrid, the 2012 BMW ActiveHybrid 5. Based on the BMW 535i Sedan, the ActiveHybrid 5 brings together BMW’s 3.0-liter TwinPower Turbo inline six-cylinder engine, an electric drive system and an […]

GM and LG to Jointly Develop Electric Vehicles

DETROIT – General Motors and LG Group will jointly design and engineer future electric vehicles, expanding a relationship built on LG’s work as the battery cell supplier for the Chevrolet Volt and Opel Ampera extended-range EVs. The definitive agreement signed Wednesday will help GM expand the number and types of electric vehicles it makes and […]

Electric Concept Car Comes to Life as Cadillac ELR

Luxury touring coupe gets extended-range electric vehicle technology DETROIT – The innovative Cadillac Converj Concept, a dramatic luxury coupe with extended-range electric vehicle technology, is moving forward as a production car that will be called the Cadillac ELR. Development of the ELR is just underway, so details on performance, price and timing will be announced […]

GMPP E-ROD Concepts Highlight New Era of Efficient Hot Rodding at Barrett-Jackson’s Orange County Event

1955 Chevy with CARB-Approved 430-HP LS3 V-8 Averages 23 MPG with Low Emissions GRAND BLANC, Mich. – Efficiency isn’t a word typically associated with hot rods, but when the GM Performance Parts (GMPP) E-ROD 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air hit the road for this summer’s Hot Rod Power Tour, it delivered an average of 23 mpg […]

Porsche Boxster E prototypes Attract Many Prospective Customers

Porsche at the Michelin Challenge Bibendum in Berlin Stuttgart – The two Boxster E prototypes which Porsche showed off at the Michelin Challenge Bibendum in Berlin last week have proved to be a real attraction to the public. At this forum for sustainable mobility, which was staged for the eleventh time this year, representatives from […]

Chevrolet Volt Named 2011 World Green Car

NEW YORK – The 2011 Chevrolet Volt was named 2011 World Green Car of the Year at the New York Auto International Auto Show. “The selection of the Volt as the World Green Car is a further proof point of the fuel-efficient technologies that are now being offered by the Chevrolet brand around the world,” […]