CNG

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 ...

GM CNG Powered Trucks and Vans in the Anvil

October 8, 2013 / No Comments

General Motors will offer two new compressed natural gas models of the 2014 Chevrolet Express and the GMC Savana passenger van. The car maker made this known at the Green Fleet Conference & Expo that aims for clean vehicle technologies. The automaker is already offering CNG option for its cargo vans and now the 2014 Express and Savana will join this ...

2014 Ford F150 Pickup Truck will be CNG-Powered

August 7, 2013 / No Comments

Pick-up trucks are often used for work by contractors and those who drive more than an average commuter. If a CNG driven truck is used, it could save some money for the users and also is more clean and efficient. A pickup truck is 50% more effective than a compact car. With this in mind, Ford will offer a compressed natural ...

GM Chevrolet Impala to Come Powered by CNG

May 22, 2013 / No Comments

How about a CNG-powered Impala from now on? Our best guess is that it could debut for the 2015 model year. Chevrolet Impala is the trump card for General Motors when it comes to fleet vehicles. It seems that GM is increasingly into developing the next-generation Impala for bulk-buying businesses. A fleet of Impalas were recently spotted in Colorado with minor ...

FIAT’s New Innings with Natural Gas

June 7, 2012 / No Comments

FIAT is all set to pave its future ways by roping in alternative fuels. The automaker’s research team is working on the same at the Centro Ricerche FIAT, outside of Turin, Italy, their high-security research facility. Unlike Toyota and others, who went behind gas-electric hybrids and pure batteries, FIAT is interested in compressed natural gas (CNG).  According to its General Manager, ...

GM & Chrysler Plan CNG Pick-Up Trucks

March 6, 2012 / No Comments

General Motors and Chrysler have plans to launch natural gas-powered pickup trucks. The sale will commence in April in the US and Canada. The trucks will have the option to run both on gasoline and compressed natural gas, seamlessly transitioning between the two fuels. GM is offering a three-year, 36000-mile new vehicle limited warranty and a five-year, and 100,000-mile limited powertrain ...