Green Cars

  • Education, Cooperation, Infrastructure, Cost Keys to Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle Success

    Education, Cooperation, Infrastructure, Cost Keys to Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle Success

    Global climate change caused primarily by burning coal, oil, and natural gas is “virtually certain,” according to latest......

  • What Is Regenerative Braking?

    What Is Regenerative Braking?

    Regenerative braking is a system that recovers some of the energy that would otherwise be lost as heat when slowing a car (or other vehicle) down. Cars with regenerative braking are typically......

  • What Is BMW EfficientDynamics?

    What Is BMW EfficientDynamics?

    EfficientDynamics is the name of BMW's goal for a reduction in energy consumption and emissions while still continuing to increase performance and driving pleasure. Current BMW models already......

  • What Is The Volkswagen e-Golf?

    What Is The Volkswagen e-Golf?

    The Volkswagen e-Golf is the first fully electric Golf that Volkswagen has ever offered. The e-Golf features looks very similar to the normal Golf, however unlike the normal car the e-Golf......

  • 2015 VW Golf to Offer Next-Gen Diesel Power

    2015 VW Golf to Offer Next-Gen Diesel Power

    With the all-new 2015 VW Golf expected to go on sale in the United States later this year, Volkswagen now has confirmed......

  • 2014 AltCar Expo

    2014 AltCar Expo

    Those of us of a certain age remember with great fondness, gathering the family together on Sunday afternoons and going for a drive just for the sake of watching the scenery pass by through the windows of our......

  • What Is The Volkswagen XL1

    What Is The Volkswagen XL1

    The Volkswagen XL1 is the world's most economical car, and was designed to use less than 1 liter of fuel per 100 kms (235 miles per gallon). The car is a plug-in hybrid that uses a 2-cylinder TDI......

  • 2014 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Adds Standard Rearview Camera

    2014 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Adds Standard Rearview Camera

    The 2014 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid will benefit from a few final upgrades as the current-generation Sonata enters its last model year,......

  • Subaru Unveils The Viziv 2 Concept

    Subaru Unveils The Viziv 2 Concept

    Subaru has officially revealed the sequel to their Viziv concept at the Geneva Motor Show. The aptly-named Viziv 2 is styled similarly to the previous......

  • What Is Nissan

    What Is Nissan's Active Engine Brake

    Nissan's Active Engine Brake is a technology that adjusts the amount of engine braking depending on driving conditions. The system monitors vehicle speed along with steering and braking......