Nov 15, 13Ford shows off a Fusion Energi with an eco-friendly PlantBottle fabric interior [video]
Ford and Coca-Cola have teamed up to create an eco-friendly Fusion Energi. It uses recycled plastic and plant fiber fabrics on the seats, head restraints, door panel inserts and headliner.
Oct 29, 132014 Ford Fiesta 1.0-liter EcoBoost headed to the U.S. [video]
Ford has announced plans to offer the 2014 Fiesta with a 1.0-liter EcoBoost engine in the United States.
Oct 18, 132014 Green Car of the Year finalists revealed
Green Car Journal has revealed the five finalists which will battle for the 2014 Green Car of the Year title.
Oct 16, 132015 Chevrolet Impala Bi-Fuel announced [video]
Natural gas vehicle haven't caught on in the United States but that hasn't stopped General Motors CEO Dan Akerson from unveiling the 2015 Chevrolet Impala Bi-Fuel at the OPEC Oil Embargo + 40 summit e...
Sep 11, 13Seat Leon Ecomotive and TGI debut in Frankfurt
Seat has introduced the Leon Ecomotive and Leon TGI at the Frankfurt Motor Show.
Sep 02, 13Toyota Fuel Cell Hybrid Vehicle concept headed to Frankfurt
Toyota has announced plans to introduce a Fuel Cell Hybrid Vehicle (FCHV) concept at the Frankfurt Motor Show.
Aug 09, 13Mercedes E-Class Natural Gas Drive & BlueEFFICIENCY Edition announced
Mercedes has officially unveiled the E 200 Natural Gas Drive and the E 220 BlueTEC BlueEFFICIENCY Edition. They are eco-friendly models that will go on sale later this year.
Jun 15, 13Engineering students develop 1,331 mpg vehicle [video]
Several students from Brigham Young University have developed a vehicle which can return 1,331 mpg US (1,598 mpg UK or 0.17 liters / 100 km).
May 29, 13Research shows real-world emissions figures are 25 percent higher than official numbers
Research conducted by International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) shows an average 25 percent discrepancy between real-world emissions figures and official numbers provided by automakers.
May 02, 132013 Volkswagen Golf BlueMotion priced from 20,335 GBP
The 2013 Volkswagen Golf BlueMotion is now available on order in UK from 20,335 GBP for the three-door version and from 20,990 GBP for the five-door model.
Mar 30, 13EPA wants cleaner gasoline with lower sulfur content
The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a new set of rules for cleaner gasoline with lower sulfur content.
Mar 08, 13Citroen C3 Hybrid Air shows its green credentials in Geneva
Although overlooked by many, the Citroen C3 Hybrid Air is one of the most interesting cars being showcased in Geneva this year.
Mar 06, 13Audi A3 Sportback g-tron debuts at Geneva Motor Show
Following an announcement made last week, Audi has introduced the A3 Sportback g-tron yesterday at the start of the 2013 Geneva Motor Show.
Mar 05, 13Honda CR-V with 1.6 i-DTEC diesel arrives in Geneva
Honda has launched in Geneva today the CR-V equipped with the new 1.6-liter i-DTEC Earth Dreams Technology diesel engine.
Mar 05, 13Volkswagen XL1 arrives in production form in Geneva [video]
Volkswagen has introduced in Geneva the XL1 which is advertised as the most efficient production car in the world.
Feb 26, 13Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell enters production, aims for a greener future
The first Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell has rolled off the assembly line at the company's plant in Ulsan, South Korea. It will be one of 1,000 models built between now and 2015.
Feb 21, 13Volkswagen confirms XL1 technical details
Volkswagen has released technical details about the ultra-frugal XL1 scheduled to arrive at Geneva Motor Show.
Jan 22, 13PSA Peugeot Citroën debuts Hybrid Air powertrain, set to enter production in 2016 [video]
PSA Peugeot Citroën has unveiled a new Air Hybrid powertain which promises to drastically reduce fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.
Jan 10, 13Mercedes A-Class BlueEFFICIENCY Edition announced
Mercedes has announced plans to offer an A-Class BlueEFFICIENCY (BE) Edition. It features a revised grille, LED daytime running lights and a reduced ride height.
Nov 23, 12Audi working on 235 mpg A1-based city car
Audi is developing an extremely frugal city car capable of returning 235 mpg US (282 mpg UK).
Nov 07, 12U.S. could increase EV support after Obama's win
Barack Obama's second term will probably include additional support for electric vehicles and new rules for tailpipe emissions and car safety.
Nov 06, 12BMW 116d EfficientDynamics returns 103 mpg UK during RAC Future Car Challenge
A BMW 116d EfficientDynamics returned 103 mpg UK (85.7 mpg US) during the RAC Future Car Challenge 2012.
Oct 09, 12Ford Fiesta ECOnetic 1.6 TDCi wins mpg marathon, returns 108.78 mpg UK
Ford has managed to win the 2012 ALD Automotive/Shell FuelSave MPG Marathon with the frugal Fiesta ECOnetic 1.6 TDCi
Sep 27, 12Greenpeace activists protest during Golf VII BlueMotion launch
Greenpeace has protested during Volkswagen's presentation of the upcoming Golf VII BlueMotion.
Sep 26, 12Volkswagen Golf VII BlueMotion concept is the most economical Golf yet
Volkswagen promises that the BlueMotion version of the recently introduced Golf VII will be the most economical version ever.
Sep 21, 12Honda fuel cell vehicle confirmed for 2015
Honda CEO Takanobu Ito has announced the company will launch a new fuel cell vehicle (FCV) in 2015. It will likely replace the FCX Clarity.
Sep 06, 12Mercedes-Benz B 200 Natural Gas Drive announced
Mercedes-Benz has announced the introduction of a more eco-friendly B-Class model in the form of the B 200 Natural Gas Drive.
Aug 29, 12Hiriko two-seater EV with folding body could be launched in 2013 [video]
A consortium that includes MIT’s Changing Places Group is currently testing the Hiriko EV. Could debut next year.
Aug 18, 12New top speed for hybrids set by modified 2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid
A custom Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid has managed to hit a top speed of 185.394 mph (298.363 km/h).
Aug 15, 122013 Mercedes-Benz E400 Hybrid priced at $55,800 (US)
The 2013 Mercedes-Benz E400 Hybrid has been priced at $55,800 in the United States.