Yes, Electric Car Owners Can Be Assholes Too

Wired's Chuck Squatriglia has been writing about life with the i-MiEV, Mitsubishi's pill-shaped electric car. Here he finds that the snubs from other electric vehicle drivers cut deepest. — Ed. » 10/20/10 8:30pm 10/20/10 8:30pm

Nissan Leaf To Planet Earth: You're Welcome

Nissan's new commercial for the electric Leaf featuring a hugging polar bear has drawn reactions from "awwww" to "green advertising bullshit." Here's a behind-the-scenes video showing the extensive (emotional) manipulation necessary to suggest "the planet is glad" about the Leaf. » 9/14/10 4:20pm 9/14/10 4:20pm