<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Green]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/category/green<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Green]]>http://content.worldcarfans.co/templates/0/18/images/feedlogo.gifhttp://www.worldcarfans.com/category/green<![CDATA[Meet the Greenest and Meanest vehicles of 2016]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160128103411/meet-the-greenest-and-meanest-vehicles-of-2016If you've been keeping track, you won't be surprised with the number one entry in this year's list of greenest cars from the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE). In fact, the top three spots on the 2016 list are all the same as they w ]]>Thu, 28 Jan 2016 20:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160128103411/meet-the-greenest-and-meanest-vehicles-of-2016<![CDATA[Ford F-150 gains engine start/stop system on EcoBoost models]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160121103180/ford-f-150-gains-engine-start-stop-system-on-ecoboost-modelsFull-size trucks are rarely known for being fuel-efficient but Ford is hoping to change that by making engine start/stop systems standard equipment on all 2017 F-150s with EcoBoost engines. ]]>Thu, 21 Jan 2016 20:40:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160121103180/ford-f-150-gains-engine-start-stop-system-on-ecoboost-models<![CDATA[Milan hit with three-day car ban to reduce smog]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151228102366/milan-hit-with-three-day-car-ban-to-reduce-smogItalian authorities have instated a three-day car ban in Milan as a measure to lower the amount of smog. ]]>Mon, 28 Dec 2015 12:40:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151228102366/milan-hit-with-three-day-car-ban-to-reduce-smog<![CDATA[Pickups and large SUVs improve gas-guzzling reputations]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151221102246/pickups-and-large-suvs-improve-gas-guzzling-reputationsEPA Finds They're Boosting Fuel Economy Faster Than Other Segments ]]>Mon, 21 Dec 2015 22:40:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151221102246/pickups-and-large-suvs-improve-gas-guzzling-reputations<![CDATA[EPA thinks cleaner school buses could keep kids healthier]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151216102079/epa-thinks-cleaner-school-buses-could-keep-kids-healthierFederal Agency Aims To Rid Roads Of 400 More Older Diesel Engines ]]>Wed, 16 Dec 2015 01:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151216102079/epa-thinks-cleaner-school-buses-could-keep-kids-healthier<![CDATA[Germany wants to ban petrol & diesel models by 2050]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151209101831/germany-wants-to-ban-petrol-diesel-models-by-2050Germany might be home to the automobile but it seems vehicles powered by petrol and diesel engines won't be welcome in the country after 2050. ]]>Wed, 09 Dec 2015 00:25:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151209101831/germany-wants-to-ban-petrol-diesel-models-by-2050<![CDATA[Geely to phase out traditional petrol engines]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151123101353/geely-to-phase-out-traditional-petrol-enginesGeely has unveiled their new Blue Geely Initiative which calls for the company to gradually phase out the production of traditional gasoline combustion engines. ]]>Mon, 23 Nov 2015 20:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151123101353/geely-to-phase-out-traditional-petrol-engines<![CDATA[BMW to supply powertrain components to Karma Automotive]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151112101020/bmw-to-supply-powertrain-components-to-karma-automotiveBMW and Karma Automotive have signed a new agreement which calls for the German automaker to supply Karma with powertrain components including high-voltage battery charging systems and a "wide range of hybrid and EV systems." ]]>Thu, 12 Nov 2015 23:20:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151112101020/bmw-to-supply-powertrain-components-to-karma-automotive<![CDATA[Skoda announces Citigo Black Edition with visual improvements]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151021100300/skoda-announces-citigo-black-edition-with-visual-improvementsSkoda has introduced the Citigo Black Edition special model for its UK customers. ]]>Wed, 21 Oct 2015 18:56:55 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151021100300/skoda-announces-citigo-black-edition-with-visual-improvements<![CDATA[Toyota to focus on hybrid, plug-in hybrid, electric and fuel-cell vehicles]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151014100098/toyota-to-focus-on-hybrid-plug-in-hybrid-electricToyota has unveiled their Environmental Challenge 2050 plan which lays the groundwork for the company's future product lineup. ]]>Wed, 14 Oct 2015 21:20:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151014100098/toyota-to-focus-on-hybrid-plug-in-hybrid-electric<![CDATA[Land Rover unveils three new Concept_e research vehicles]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115090998688/land-rover-unveils-three-new-concepte-research-vehiclesJaguar Land Rover has unveiled their new electric Drive Module (eDM) technology which will pave the way for new hybrid, plug-in hybrid and battery electric vehicles. ]]>Thu, 10 Sep 2015 00:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115090998688/land-rover-unveils-three-new-concepte-research-vehicles<![CDATA[Skoda Superb GreenLine revealed with more than 1,780 km on a single tank]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115082598142/skoda-superb-greenline-revealed-with-more-than-1780Skoda has introduced the Superb GreenLine model that will make its world premiere during the 2015 IAA in mid-September ]]>Tue, 25 Aug 2015 17:20:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115082598142/skoda-superb-greenline-revealed-with-more-than-1780<![CDATA[2016 Toyota Mirai to have an EPA-estimated range of 312 miles]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115063095972/2016-toyota-mirai-to-have-an-epa-estimated-range-ofToyota has announced the 2016 Mirai will become the only zero emission electric vehicle with a range in excess of 300 miles (482.8 km). ]]>Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:15:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115063095972/2016-toyota-mirai-to-have-an-epa-estimated-range-of<![CDATA[New Honda Civic coming this fall, Civic Hybrid & Civic CNG to be axed]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061595306/new-honda-civic-coming-this-fall-civic-hybrid--civicAmerican Honda Motor Executive Vice President John Mendel has announced a series of changes to the company's eco-friendly lineup. ]]>Tue, 16 Jun 2015 01:10:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061595306/new-honda-civic-coming-this-fall-civic-hybrid--civic<![CDATA[Elio P5 three-wheeler announced, promises to return 84 mpg]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060995077/elio-p5-three-wheeler-announced-promises-to-returnElio Motors has announced plans to start work on a fifth prototype of its ultra-economical three-wheeler. ]]>Tue, 09 Jun 2015 18:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060995077/elio-p5-three-wheeler-announced-promises-to-return<![CDATA[Audi successfully produces their first batch of e-benzin]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115052194161/audi-successfully-produces-their-first-batch-of-e-benzinAudi's synthetic fuel efforts have taken another leap forward as the company has successfully produced their first batch of “e-benzin." ]]>Thu, 21 May 2015 22:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115052194161/audi-successfully-produces-their-first-batch-of-e-benzin<![CDATA[2016 Ford F-150 CNG package announced]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115050493208/2016-ford-f-150-cng-package-announcedFord has announced the 2016 F-150 will be offered with a "gaseous-fuel prep package" that will enable the truck's 5.0-liter V8 to run on compressed natural gas or propane. ]]>Mon, 04 May 2015 20:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115050493208/2016-ford-f-150-cng-package-announced<![CDATA[Audi R18 e-tron quattro gains a new aerodynamics package]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115042993000/audi-r18-e-tron-quattro-gains-a-new-aerodynamics-packageAudi has unveiled a new aerodynamics kit for the R18 e-tron quattro. ]]>Wed, 29 Apr 2015 22:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115042993000/audi-r18-e-tron-quattro-gains-a-new-aerodynamics-package<![CDATA[MGM highlights their fleet of CNG-powered Cadillac XTS limos [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115040691736/mgm-highlights-their-fleet-of-cng-powered-cadillacMGM Resorts has released a new promotional video which highlights their fleet of specially-designed Cadillac XTS limos which are powered by compressed natural gas (CNG). ]]>Tue, 07 Apr 2015 00:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115040691736/mgm-highlights-their-fleet-of-cng-powered-cadillac<![CDATA[Audi buys fuel cell patents, hints at new fuel cell drive systems]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115021188710/audi-buys-fuel-cell-patents-hints-at-new-fuel-cell-driveAudi is getting serious about fuel cells as the company has announced they have acquired a "package of patents" relating to fuel cell technology from Ballard Power Systems. ]]>Wed, 11 Feb 2015 22:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115021188710/audi-buys-fuel-cell-patents-hints-at-new-fuel-cell-drive<![CDATA[Honda FCV Concept arrives in Detroit, new pictures released]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115011387253/honda-fcv-concept-arrives-in-detroit-new-pictures-releasedHonda has staged the North American debut of the FCV concept in Detroit. ]]>Tue, 13 Jan 2015 20:20:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115011387253/honda-fcv-concept-arrives-in-detroit-new-pictures-released<![CDATA[Honda VTEC Turbo engines announced in Detroit]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115011387251/honda-vtec-turbo-engines-announced-in-detroitHonda has used the North American International Auto Show to announce plans to offer a variety of new models and engines. ]]>Tue, 13 Jan 2015 19:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115011387251/honda-vtec-turbo-engines-announced-in-detroit<![CDATA[2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid unveiled, returns 42 mpg combined]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115011287198/2016-hyundai-sonata-hybrid-unveiled-returns-42-mpg-combinedHyundai's green theme continues as the company has taken the wraps off the 2016 Sonata Hybrid. ]]>Tue, 13 Jan 2015 00:20:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115011287198/2016-hyundai-sonata-hybrid-unveiled-returns-42-mpg-combined<![CDATA[2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid charges up the Motor City [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115011287196/2016-hyundai-sonata-plug-in-hybrid-charges-up-the-motorHyundai has unveiled the 2016 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) at the North American International Auto Show. ]]>Mon, 12 Jan 2015 23:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115011287196/2016-hyundai-sonata-plug-in-hybrid-charges-up-the-motor<![CDATA[Volkswagen Golf SportWagen HyMotion debuts in L.A. [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114111984604/volkswagen-golf-sportwagen-hymotion-debuts-in-la-videoVolkswagen has staged the world debut of their Golf SportWagen HyMotion research vehicle at the Los Angeles Auto Show. ]]>Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/114111984604/volkswagen-golf-sportwagen-hymotion-debuts-in-la-video<![CDATA[Audi is creating synthetic diesel from air, water and green energy]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114111484333/audi-is-creating-synthetic-diesel-from-air-water-and-greenAudi is moving forward with the development of synthetic fuels as the company has announced they have begun producing e-diesel from air, water and green electricity. ]]>Sat, 15 Nov 2014 00:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/114111484333/audi-is-creating-synthetic-diesel-from-air-water-and-green<![CDATA[Toyota FCV rally car revealed for the Japanese Rally Championship]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114103083576/toyota-fcv-rally-car-revealed-for-the-japanese-rally-championshipToyota has announced plans to compete in the final race of the Japanese Rally Championship with a specially prepared FCV. ]]>Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/114103083576/toyota-fcv-rally-car-revealed-for-the-japanese-rally-championship<![CDATA[2015 Volkswagen e-Golf is the most efficient small EV in the US]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114102383276/2015-volkswagen-e-golf-is-the-most-efficient-small-ev-inVolkswagen has announced the 2015 e-Golf will become the most efficient compact electric vehicle in the United States. ]]>Fri, 24 Oct 2014 02:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/114102383276/2015-volkswagen-e-golf-is-the-most-efficient-small-ev-in<![CDATA[Renault to introduce an eco-friendly concept in Paris, could return 141 mpg UK]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114082980393/renault-to-introduce-an-eco-friendly-concept-in-parisRenault's Senior Vice President of Design has revealed plans to unveil an “experimental engineering” concept at the Paris Motor Show. ]]>Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/114082980393/renault-to-introduce-an-eco-friendly-concept-in-paris<![CDATA[2015 Toyota FCV spied in Europe]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/114082280019/2015-toyota-fcv-spied-in-europeToyota is putting the finishing touches on the 2015 FCV as our spies have caught the model undergoing testing near the company's European Technical Center. ]]>Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:01:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/114082280019/2015-toyota-fcv-spied-in-europe