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  1. Finalists Announced For 2015 "Green Car Of The Year"Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Auto Channel

    Oct. 21, 2014: Green Car Journal has announced its five finalists for the magazine's high-profile 2015 Green Car of the Year program. The 2015 models include the Audi A3 TDI, BMW i3, Chevrolet Impala Bi-Fuel, Honda Fit, and VW Golf.


  2. Carnegie Mellon: Bigger may not be better with battery makersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Network World

    Interesting research here from Carnegie Mellon University researchers that says when it comes to lowering the cost of batteries for cars, developing mass production factories for their fabrication might not achieve lower costs as predicted. "Electric vehicle batteries are expensive.


  3. Elantra - an attractive alternativeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Nation

    Hyundai's minor-change compact might not offer the refinement that the Ford Focus or Mazda3 does, but with its modern design, satisfactory performance, acceptable fuel economy and a host of equipment for its price, it could be a sedan worth considering Hyundai has never made it big with sedans here, with most of the projected 6,000-vehicle annual sales coming from its H1 luxury van. While all Japanese brands produce their passenger cars in Thailand, Hyundai has yet to start assembling vehicles here , meaning that all of its vehicles are imported.


  4. New Li-ion anode achieves 70 percent charge in just two minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Gizmag

    A proof of concept nanotube-based anode for lithium-ion batteries has been developed by researchers at the Nanyang Technological University Researchers at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore have developed a new, proof-of-concept anode for lithium-ion batteries that can charge to 70 percent of its capacity in only two minutes and has a very long lifespan of ten thousand charge/discharge cycles. The advance could lead to the production of high-rate lithium-ion batteries, with interesting implications for personal electronics and, perhaps, even electric vehicles.


  5. Brace Yourself: Warmongering Virtual Kevin Spacey Is Almost HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Advertising Age

    Every weekday, we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots , new and trending TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv , a company that catalogs, tags and measures activity around TV ads in real time. The New Releases here ran on TV for the first time yesterday.


  6. 2015 Nissan Pathfinder Gets Mild Price Hike, Starts at $30,395Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    With a new starting price of $30,395 including destination fees, the 2015 Nissan Pathfinder will get a mild price hike compared to the 2014 version. Excluding a handful of changes to the content of specific trim levels and packages, the Pathfinder will soldier on without much deviation from the redesigned version that debuted in 2012 as a 2013 model.


  7. 2016 Ford Explorer Spy Photos: Explore Range Rover Design Cues Much?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Car & Driver

    What It Is: Ford's Explorer three-row crossover, caught wearing camo over its refreshed-for-2016 nose and tuchus. Why It Matters: Nearly every other crossover and SUV in Ford's lineup has been significantly redesigned or updated since 2013 - see Escape , Edge , and Expedition - and now it's the Explorer's turn.


  8. Report: Hyundai to Use Excess Kia Factory Capacity to Build CrossoversRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Automobile Magazine

    Hyundai has long struggled to keep up with demand for its vehicles as customer demand for the brand improves, and now it looks solutions are on the way. Hyundai plans to build a new plant to satisfy growing demand for its crossovers, but until then, Hyundai will reportedly utilize excess capacity Kia's North American facilities.


  9. Crime Roundup: Car, engine computer and stroller stolen, two bikes foundRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Phinneywood

    Kevin found a cream-colored Trek bicycle ditched in front of his house this morning near North 88th Street and Linden Avenue. If it's yours, email him and describe it.


  10. A Cheeky W650 from Gentlemen's FactoryRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bike EXIF

    Motorcycling and fashion have been holding hands for quite some time now. Fashion houses are commissioning builds and using motorcycles in their marketing.


  11. Hyundai Sonata Plug-In Hybrid Coming Next Year, Kia Optima TooRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | GreenCarReports

    While the 2015 Hyundai Sonata is a completely redesigned vehicle for the new model year, the Sonata Hybrid for 2015 continues to use the previous-generation body. This has led to a certain amount of speculation about what direction Hyundai plans to take with its hybrid program.


  12. Plug-In Hybrids Are The Best Competitors To Fuel-Cell Vehicles: Here's WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | GreenCarReports

    ... fast charging than there is hydrogen infrastructure--but that's missing the point." "A decently electrified plug-in hybrid or range-extended electric car is already both long-range and fast-fueling, with no infrastructure issues at all. Off the lot, ...


  13. The Ferrari LaFerrari Hybrid Can Run Only On Electricity: Video Proves ItRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | GreenCarReports

    The hybrid powertain was primarily designed to improve performance, which is why the Italian carmaker has been adamant that the LaFerrari doesn't have an all-electric mode. However, a new video of a LaFerrari being put through its paces at a European track day event seems to dispute that.


  14. Plug-Ins vs Fuel Cells, Tesla Franchised Dealers, Hyundai Sonata Plug-In Hybrid: Today's Car NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | GreenCarReports

    ... state car-dealer associations, Tesla CEO Elon Musk hints the carmaker may open franchised dealers eventually. A new hybrid was missing from the 2015 Hyundai Sonata lineup, but fret not because a plug-in hybrid version is reportedly planned for next ...


  15. Hyundai Issues Help from Kia to Satisfy Growing Demand for CrossoversRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    Because of its record growth in North America, Hyundai has long struggled to keep up with production for its vehicles. Demand for the Elantra and Sonata quickly outstripped capacity in the U.S. a few years ago, and it looks like Hyundai is also having this same problem with its crossovers.


  16. Ferrari LaFerrari demonstrates a hidden talent: Electric-only drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    While the McLaren P1 and Porsche 918 Spyder both feature electric-only modes, Ferrari claims its LaFerrari hybrid supercar doesn't have one. Video from a European track day seems to dispute that, though.


  17. Former Fisker CEO On What Tesla Needs For SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Benzinga

    He has more than two decades of experience in the auto industry, including time as both the CEO of Fisker Automotive and an executive at General Motors Company . Posawatz has specific expertise in the area of electric vehicles, as he oversaw product innovations for the Chevrolet Volt.


  18. Nissan Exporting Rogue From Korea to the U.S. to Meet DemandRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    Demand for the all-new second-generation Rogue is so high that Nissan has begun building the compact crossover at its Renault Samsung Motors plant in Busan, South Korea, and exporting it to the U.S. Nissan shipped its first batch of 4000 Korea-made Rogues to the U.S. in September, and plans to export around 80,000 to North America annually. Nissan's U.S. dealers, whose lots have consistently held less than a 30-day supply of the Rogue , have been clamoring for more production.


  19. 6 of the Best Handling SUVs for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Autobytel

    SUVs are at a significant disadvantage when it comes to handling, as compared to a sedan or coupe, for two specific reasons. First, they are typically much heavier than a traditional automobile, and second, their center of gravity is higher off the ground than what would be considered ideal for cornering purposes.


  20. 2015 Mercedes-Benz S550 CoupeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Autoblog

    This is the most beautiful car currently offered by Mercedes-Benz . With apologies to the aggressive and undeniably attractive Mercedes-AMG GT , the brand-new successor to the supercar throne vacated by the dearly departed gullwinged SLS , the S-Class Coupe as seen in the images scattered through these pages is particularly evocative, with flowing lines from front to plunging rear that somehow recall early pre-war streamlining while still coming across as thoroughly modern and completely refined.