The BMW i8 Sports Car Will Do 95 MPG, 0-60 MPH In Under 4.5 Seconds

The BMW i3 electric city car uses some fascinating new technology, but early reviews have said its sporting credentials aren't quite up to snuff. BMW says that won't be the case with their upcoming BMW i8 sports car. Here's the glorious powertrain along with some new specs. » 8/07/13 10:00am 8/07/13 10:00am

Hybrid Hauler, Potentially: The Palumbo M-80

To all you prospective X Prize winners in hybrid land, please continue to come up with outlandish ideas to merge gas-electric drive systems with ultra-high performance. Winning that $25 million and ($500 million in media coverage) will come in handy for marketing the seven cars you'll sell. But c'mon, that's just… » 6/05/07 9:57am 6/05/07 9:57am