Hybrids

Tech War: Prius Prime vs. Hyundai Ioniq

By a lucky coincidence, I had a chance to drive both the 2017 Prius Prime and the 2017 Hyundai Ioniq in the same week. The Prius lineup and the Ioniq lineup are competing for the same buyers, so there

Porsche's Plug-in Hybrid 918 Spyder Goes On Sale, Priced Near $1 Million

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Porsche-918-Spyder-5-620x438.jpg" />Porsche has decided to begin taking orders for their highly-received 918 Spyder Plug-in Hybrid. Deale

In Efforts To Be Green, Ford Receives Patents For SmartGauge With EcoGuide

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/smartcluster.jpg" />In order to squeeze out that last mile from a gallon of gas, Ford has come up with the <a href="http://www.crunchgear

New Infiniti M Hybrid To Offer 360 Horsepower And 32 MPG, Gets TBWA\Chiat\Day To Advertise

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Picture-11__mid-620x349.jpg" />We drove the <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/11/16/2011-infiniti-m37s-technology/">2011 Infiniti M

GM To Show Buick Regal Hybrid With e-Assist At Chicago Auto Show

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/lacrosseeassist630-620x325.jpg" />With all the <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/chevy-volt">Volt</a> excitement, we haven't really

GM To Continue Electrification With A New Cadillac?

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/X09CC-CA0011-620x413.jpg" />Last year at the NAIAS in Detroit, Cadillac introduced the Converj concept, a vehicle based on the <a href="h

Toyota Will Launch Six New Hybrids By End Of 2012

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/rav4.jpg" />For some, the end of 2012 bring upon us, well..the end. For Toyota, the end of 2012 marks the beginning of their conquest to

Porsche’s Hybrid GT3 R On Display In Monterey

We’ve known about Porsche’s GTR 3 hybrid for a while now, but it’s nice to know that it’s not just lurking in a lab somewhere. No, it’s enjoying the Monterey sun and doin

President Obama wants hybrid limo, Secret Service says no

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/obamacar.jpg" />President <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/nzxt/">Obama</a> wanted his motorcade to be as environmentally friendly

Ten alternative hybrid car engine noises

Working off of the post from earlier today concerning Lotus adding artificial engine noise to hybrid cars in the name of safety, we thought we might see how a few alternatives might work instead of th

VW and Sanyo getting together on Li-ion batteries for hybrids

Following the lead of Nissan and NEC, which both recently have started down this track, the German carmaker is looking into lithium-ion batteries to improve its hybrids and electrics. It sounds like t

Macworld 2008: Hands-on with Casio's EX-F1 hybrid camera prototype

We’ve been talking quite a bit about Casio’s new Exilim DSLR/point-n-shoot/video hybrid camera, the EX-F1. In short, it’s not quite a DSLR, though it handles like one, but it also sh

Popular Mechanics takes Aptera electric car for a spin

If you haven’t heard of Aptera yet, you’ll probably be hearing a whole lot about the company in the coming months. It’s got two models of automobiles coming out next year. One is jus

Biodiesel goes badass

We don’t link much to DailyKos here. We try to keep away from politics, lest we finally piss off everyone, but this is something worth sharing. There is a man with an eighth-grade education who

Google and PG&E Test Crazy New Hybrid Vehicles

We’re RICH! Not content with hegemonic domination of the Internets, Google is now seeking dominion over the open road. Earlier this week (read: yesterday), Google and Pacific Gas & Electric

Aptera Concept Car

The Aptera concept car’s three-wheeled, egg shaped design makes for an incredibly efficient vehicle, purporedly achieving 330mpg. It seats two people, weighs 850 pounds and utilizes a super-effi