Automobiles

Mazda Hybrid, CNG Models LineUp for Tokyo Show

October 24, 2013 / No Comments

The current trend toward hybrid vehicles is what Mazda too is looking seriously at.  In fact, the introduction of its Skyactiv technologies has placed the company on to a higher pedestal of late. The car maker is now lining up a couple of new models, and from what we get to know, the US will soon see its Mazda6 Skyactiv-D ...

BMW Hybrid Vehicle Set for LA Showcase

October 15, 2013 / No Comments

The Los Angeles Auto Show will be a feast for auto enthusiasts, and to add to the charm, German automobile giant BMW will introduce its upcoming hybrid vehicle BMW 4-series Hybrid  at the event. The news was confirmed officially by the Los Angeles Auto Show officials. More than 20 luxury vehicles will be released at the show, including a BMW ...

Renault Hybrid Vehicle by 2020

October 14, 2013 / No Comments

Renault seems to have dived headlong into the hybrid vehicles terrain. The company, established in 1899, is now the third biggest European automaker, and expanding as always. Renault had already entered the electric vehicle scenario in the recent past and made some good impacts with its electric cars. Now the company is reportedly working on a range of vehicles with hybrid ...

Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid Priced at $25,995

October 7, 2013 / No Comments

Subaru’s XV Crosstrek Hybrid was first introduced at 2013 New York Auto Show earlier this year. Reportedly, this vehicle will go on sale by the end of this year and will be priced at $25,995. The XV Crosstrek Hybrid is specially designed to achieve maximum fuel efficiency. It comes with active grille shutters and a few aerodynamic enhancements, so that it ...

Acton M Scooter is a Collapsible Electric Vehicle

October 3, 2013 / No Comments

Acton Inc, one of the leading companies in the field of electric vehicles, has revealed their new electric motor bike named M scooter. The company claims that when not required, this vehicle can be folded to half its size to make its storage easier and less space consuming. Last year, Acton had introduced ‘spnKiX’ motorized skates, which impressed many. Now the ...

Tesla Self-driving Cars to Come in 3 Years

September 26, 2013 / No Comments

Elon Musk, CEO of the company and space entrepreneur, has been heard saying that they are ready to jump to the self driving car bandwagon. Tesla will bring on to the streets its semi-autonomous car in the next three years time. The forthcoming  autonomous driving car from Tesla will allow the driver to handle 90 percent of the control of the ...

BMW’s New i3 Unveiled

September 20, 2013 / No Comments

With BMW's futuristic i3 officially unveiled to the public, the future of electric car technology is arriving before the end of the year. The i3 is the first in a series of BMW's upcoming fully electrically powered range of premium models. For the German brand, this model represents a milestone in their illustrious history and a progression in automotive technology. Entry level ...

Rimac Greyp G12 Electric Bike Shown Off

September 19, 2013 / No Comments

Electric vehicle maker Rimac, the developers of the Concept One electric car, has now launched their latest electric vehicle named Greyp G12. Basically an electric bicycle, we tend to call it a motorcycle or a moped. The company behind the $1 million Concept One electric car will look to sell the Greyp G12 for around $8000. The new vehicle will be ...

Land Rover Diesel Hybrid Heading for the US Shores

September 18, 2013 / No Comments

Land Rover is looking to introduce the diesel-hybrid versions of its new Range Rover models in America.  This flagship diesel hybrid vehicle got its wraps fly at the Frankfurt Auto Show and it is Land Rover’s first hybrid vehicle. According to earlier reports, Land Rover had decided to make diesel-hybrid vehicles rather than gasoline-electric hybrids, due to their better fuel economy ...

Toyota 420 Horsepower Yaris Hybrid R Powertrain Details Out

September 5, 2013 / No Comments

Some time ago, we had stumbled upon information that spoke about the new Yaris Hybrdi R concept vehicle from Toyota. The company has now officially revealed the details of its forthcoming model. However, almost all enthusiasts out there have been nursing doubts on how the automobile giant will produce an engine that provides massive 420 horsepower. The hatchback which is going ...