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10 hrs ago | The Record-Courier

GE Bently raises $1,000 for local students

A front view of Bob and Leann Marsh' Tesla sports car at the GE/Bently Car Show on Sept. 6 in Heritage Park.

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14 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

Mitsubishi adds 'hybrid-hybrid' Outlander PHEV to its lineup

The all-electric Tesla, for example, has sold more than 40,000 units since its introduction in 2012, and Nissan's Leaf is the best-selling all-electric car in the world, with some 50,000 going out showroom doors in North America since 2010. But the problem of operating range lingers.

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Related Topix: Hybrid, Mitsubishi Outlander, Mitsubishi, SUV, Hatchback, Mitsubishi i-MiEV, Coupe, Ford GT, Ford, Toyota, Sedan

18 hrs ago | AutoSpies

SPIED: Naked Toyota FCV Caught Testing In Death Valley

Cars can now drive, park and save themselves from danger, all while using less fuel than ever. Toyota is just about to play a major role in this sci-fi movie with the FCV, the first-ever fuel cell vehicle designed for the mass market.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Autos

Yesterday | Al Bawaba

Toyota carrying out tests in Australia that will help deliver quality products for Saudi Arabia

Toyota Motor Corporation has begun a project in which employees put themselves into vehicles to assess vehicle specification plans for future models and provide a valuable training opportunity over vast distances in Australia, which is said to have every type of road in the world. Cruisers, Hilux, 86, Prius, Camry, Corolla and other models for a period of more than 10 weeks to mid-November.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

CSP

Guest Opinion: Alt-Fuel Vehicles Remain Uncompetitive

Just how high would retail gasoline prices have to be to make the Chevy Volt competitive with basic gasoline-burning vehicles? A flex-fuel car would require a pump price of $6.90 per gallon; a Volt, $12.50, according to a Lundberg Survey report excerpted below. The report focuses only on claims that alt-fuel vehicles are cheaper to drive.

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Related Topix: Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Hatchback, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet, Coupe, Toyota, Sedan, Opinion

Autoblog

EVO takes flight in BMW's sultry i8

Electric cars and hybrids are here to stay, much to the apparent dismay of some auto enthusiasts, but that doesn't mean they have to represent the death of enjoyable driving. Granted, the initial run of hybrids in the US like the Honda Insight and Toyota Prius weren't exactly tailor-made for aggressive folks behind the wheel, but things are clearly changing.

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Related Topix: BMW i8, BMW, Coupe, Honda Insight, Hybrid, Honda, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Audi, Audi A3 e-tron, Autos

LongIsland.com

Governor Cuomo Announces Donation of Toyota Plug-In Electric Hybrid Vehicles to New York State

September 15, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that Toyota has donated four plug-in hybrid electric sedans to New York State to add to its fleet of agency vehicles. The refurbished Toyota Priuses will be used by State agencies involved in advancing storm recovery and resiliency projects in the wake of Superstorm Sandy and to replace one vehicle that was destroyed in the storm.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, New York

GuruFocus.com

This Automobile Company is Racing for a Better Future

The world's largest carmaker, Toyota , is headed for a better 2014. Toyota has an ambitious plan to extend its lead over the other automakers despite facing certain issues like product recalls.

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GreenCarReports

Toyota Fuel Cell Sedan Photographed Testing In Southern California

She spends months in Death Valley with an expensive camera, only for her paying clients to be swamped with cellphone shots snapped by eager readers and sent in for free or posted on social media. Which is how we come to see our first shots of a preproduction Toyota Fuel Cell Sedan testing on a freeway in Southern California, ahead of its U.S. launch next year.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Cellphones

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Bangkok Post

NX beats Harrier

Luxury brands are not always in comfortable positions even though they can get away by pricing their cars higher than those offered by mass-market nameplates. Take Lexus as an example.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Wagon, Toyota Camry, BMW X3, SUV, BMW, Volvo XC60, Volvo

Paul Tan's Automotive News

Toyota Camry Hybrid facelift unveiled in Japan

The Toyota Camry Hybrid facelift has been launched in Japan, shortly after the regular Camry facelift made its world debut at the 2014 Moscow Motor Show. Visually, there's not much separating the regular Camry from the Camry Hybrid, other than Hybrid Synergy Drive badging on the rear, a Hybrid badge on the front wings, and a blue glow on the Toyota logos.

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Related Topix: Toyota Camry, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Toyota, Sedan, Electronic, Synergy, Hatchback, Lexus ES 300h, Lexus

Newms360.com

Dennis Seid: Strong sales of Corolla good for us, TMMMS

Three years after rolling out the first Corolla, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi is humming along nicely, having produced nearly 425,000 cars. Corolla sales have continued to stay strong, even as other competitors have launched new rivals for the world's best-selling vehicle.

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AME Info

Toyota's employees assess vehicle specification plans for future models

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Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Toyota Corolla, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Toyota Camry, World News, Middle East, Saudi Arabia

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Examiner.com

Electric cars are coming

There were 96,000 electric cars sold in the United States in 2013. So says Green Car Reports, and you can read some of the details at the following link; Electric car sales in the US are up approximately 50%.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Globe and Mail

What's better on gas: A turbo four cylinder or a V-6?

Ford's 2.7-litre V-6 EcoBoost engine is one of the available engines for its 2015 F-Series trucks. Ford's 2.7-litre V-6 EcoBoost engine is one of the available engines for its 2015 F-Series trucks.

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Albany Times Union

Toyota has donated a four-car fleet of refurbished Priuses that state agencies downstate will be using to help shuttle officials to sites on Long Island that are still rebuilding post-Sandy and to replace some parks vans. Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that Toyota has donated four plug-in hybrid electric sedans to New York State to add to its fleet of agency vehicles.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, New York

Seeking Alpha

Believe It Or Not - Ford's New Hybrid Could Actually Challenge The Prius

The popularity of hybrids in the U.S. and the company's last year's excellent performance in the green segment could be the driving factor. This would be Ford's first attempt in making a dedicated hybrid car, rather than upgrading regular gas-driven cars into hybrids.

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Related Topix: Ford C-Max, Wagon, Hybrid, Ford, Ford Fusion, Sedan, Ford Escape, SUV, Coupe, Hatchback, Toyota, Auto Dealers, Automakers, Toyota Motor

Star-Telegram.com

San Diego cabbies cry foul over body odor test

Body odor is among 52 criteria that officials at San Diego International Airport use to judge taxi drivers. Cabbies say that smacks of prejudice and discrimination.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Toyota, Hybrid, Sedan, Hatchback

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Bloomberg

Why Musk Is Building Batteries in a Desert When No One Is Buying

Tesla's planned 5-million-square-foot 'gigafactory' wouldn't just be the biggest battery factory in the world. It would be one of the biggest factories in the world, period.

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Related Topix: Tesla Model S, Sedan, Tesla Model X, SUV, Auto Dealers, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Coupe, Hatchback, Toyota

Autobytel

10 Affordable Hybrid Cars for 2015

Affordable hybrid cars have hit the mainstream in a big way, with the usual suspects now complemented by a wide range of models. These inexpensive hybrid cars don't just fill the compact niche like they once did, but have expanded to target mid-size family shoppers as well, greatly expanding the battery-assisted market.

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Related Topix: Hybrid, Coupe, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Wagon, Ford, Ford C-Max, Honda CR-Z, Honda, Kia Optima, Kia, Honda Accord Hybrid

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