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GM Touts Dual-Mode Hybrids, Plug-Ins for 2008

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by Mike Zazaian November 29, 2006 - 2:51pm, 11 Comments >>

GM's dual-mode hybrid Saturn Green Line SUV, due out in 2008

While GM may have come late to the hybrid party, they’re storming onto the scene with the announcement of dual-mode and plug-in hybrid vehicles for 2008 and 2009.

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Volkwagen’s High-Temp Fuel Cell Makes Others Obsolete

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by Mike Zazaian November 1, 2006 - 4:46pm, 2 Comments >>

Volkwagen's High-Temp Fuel Cell Makes Others Obsolete

Volkswageen unveiled a prototype today for a new, high-temperature fuel cell that promises to be cleaner, lighter, and more efficient than low temperature models.

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GM Seeks Boost From Plug-In Hybrids

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by Mike Zazaian October 31, 2006 - 4:05pm, No Comments

GM's Saturn Green Line hybrid SUV

After ditching dreams of electric cars prior to the Milennium, General Motors is revisiting notions of the ultra-low-emissions vehicle with a plug-in hybrid called I-car.

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MIT Ups MPG 30 Percent With Ethanol-Injected Engine

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by Mike Zazaian October 26, 2006 - 4:01pm, 10 Comments >>

MIT Ups MPG 30 Percent With Ethanol-Injected Engine

A new car engine developed by scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology could boost fuel efficiency by as much as 30 percent with perfectly-timed injections of ethanol into the cylinders.

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Automatically Adjust to Speed Limits With Siemens’ Car Camera

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by Mike Zazaian October 16, 2006 - 2:00pm, 3 Comments >>

A graphical rendering of Siemens' speed recognition system

A new technology from German electronics company Siemens scans the road the for speed signs and adjusts the speed accordingly.

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GM’s Hydrogen Refueling Station For Your Garage

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by Mike Zazaian October 4, 2006 - 10:20am, 1 Comment >>

A prototype of the fuel-cell Equinox from GM

General motors is producing a home-based hydrogen refueling unit that could make the mass production of hydrogen-fueled cars plausible as early as 2011.

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Honda’s New Diesel as Clean as Gasoline

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by Mike Zazaian September 25, 2006 - 8:09pm, 7 Comments >>

The rear of a diesel-powered Honda Accord

In a strong continuation of its campaign to produce more environmentally-friendly autos, Honda has produced a diesel engine that produces as much or less emissions as a gasoline engine of equal size.

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New Fiats Run on Gas, Methane and Ethanol

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by Mike Zazaian September 20, 2006 - 12:55pm, 2 Comments >>

Schematic for Fiat's Multipla Multi-Eco Concept

Fiat is rolling out a new line of enviro-friendly cars that allow drivers to switch between an array of two or three different fuel sources.

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Honda’s New Ethanol Promises No New Carbon

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by Mike Zazaian September 15, 2006 - 12:28pm, 7 Comments >>

Honda's low-MPG Civic

Japanese automaker Honda has developed an new form of ethanol that will not put any new carbon into the atmosphere, and will soon put it to use in Brazilian production models.

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In Soviet Russia Car Parks You

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by Mike Zazaian September 13, 2006 - 5:08pm, 8 Comments >>

In Soviet Russia Car Parks You

No, this article doesn’t have anything to do with Yakov Smirnoff or Russia, but the new self-parking Volkswagen Touran should be enough to make up for our empty promises.

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