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Porsche Panamera Hybrid to Come by 2014

March 21, 2012 / No Comments

Hybrid cars are picking up pace, with automakers and consumers looking for better fuel economy. While reducing emissions, they also reduce their impact on the environment. Porsche is planning to launch a hybrid Panamera by 2014 and it is expected to be a huge hit.   While some manufacturers like Nissan and Tesla have thrown in with the pure electric program, offering ...

Porsche 911 GT3R Hybrid Gears Up For North American Racing Debut

September 30, 2010 / No Comments

Porsche's 480-horsepower 911 GT3R hybrid vehicle will make its North American racing debut at the competition of the Petit Le Mans (PLM) in the unclassified category. The race will test the GT3R's on-track abilities and its unique hybrid propulsion system.

Europe to See Lots of Hybrid Models Soon

March 5, 2010 / No Comments

While hybrids were growing in popularity in the US, there was little interest from Europe's side, where diesel engines remained popular for quite a while. However, looking at the 2010 Geneva auto show, this may very well change soon.

General Motors geared up to play a big role in meeting US goal of hybrid vehicles

June 24, 2009 / 1 Comment

General Motors Corporation says it will do the “heavy lifting” to help achieve the grand goal set by United States President Barack Obama of having 1 million plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles on the US roads by 2015.  Major US-based makers of automobiles, including General Motors, have been planning an array of electric-drive vehicles aimed at meeting higher fuel-economy standards ...