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2013 Ford Fusion Energi

Ford knows a thing or two about fuel economy. They’re doing spectacularly well with their diesel powered Euro models and since the introduction of the EcoBoost, they’re remarkable in the US as well. When it comes to going electric...

By Lupica G. on Jan 18th, 2013
2012 Nissan Leaf

Ah electric cars, those annoying bits of a very particular niche market that seems to never be catching up with the rest of the automotive world. Some of them are fairly capable bits of technology but they’re all still suffering from the...

By Lupica G. on Oct 2nd, 2012
Mercedes SLS AMG Electric Drive

I know some people consider electric cars a tad pious. It may not be exactly manly to be seen driving around in one of these electron powered vehicles. Not this one though. It’s the Mercedes SLS AMG but it drops the huge V8 engine for...

By Lupica G. on Sep 29th, 2012
Renault Zoe EV

Is there any way to slow down the rhythm at which car enthusiasts criticize the current (and very likely future) trend involving electric cars? I find it hard to say anything other than no but the truth is that at some point the jokes are going...

By Lupica G. on Jun 17th, 2012
2013 Chevrolet Volt

Just when people were getting used to the idea of the Chevrolet Volt and we got to see more and more of them on the roads, the Americans have updated it. The 2013 Chevrolet Volt is supposed to be a facelift but don’t worry, it’s...

By Lupica G. on Jun 8th, 2012
Chevrolet Volt early adopters

The Chevrolet Volt was unveiled, priced, introduced, sold and gotten rather boring over time so why is it still in the news? Because electric powered travelling still is in its infancy. And as part of taking its first steps, celebrity endorsement...

By Lupica G. on Nov 20th, 2011
BMW E Scooter Concept

Possibly spurred by some competition from Mercedes’ Smart sub brand with a special scooter, we were thinking BMW’s Mini would come up with a new electric scooter of their own. BMW E Scooter Concept The British company’s plans...

By Lupica G. on Jul 4th, 2011
Tesla Model S Alpha

A long time in the making the Tesla Model S has been. Closer, however, it comes. Especially given the latest release from the electric powered brand on their upcoming electric sports sedan. It is a new design for the exterior lines of the Tesla...

By Lupica G. on Jun 6th, 2011
Porsche Panamera Diesel

For once, another pretty impressive sports car gets fitted with a diesel engine and I don’t really mind it, perhaps because it’s the Porsche Panamera. Porsche Panamera Diesel Possibly one of the ugliest sedans ever made, nobody can...

By Lupica G. on May 2nd, 2011
Tesla Model S

Tesla’s CEO may have made some predictions but it seems that the whole company is full of people focused on the future. Tesla Model S The electric company’s Chief Technical Officer (CTO) came forward with an interesting announcement...

By Lupica G. on Mar 23rd, 2011