Aspen, Durango Two-Mode Hybrid Fuel Economy Hits 20 MPG City, 22…

Chrysler's actually getting a little non- financiapocalyptic » 10/17/08 4:30pm 10/17/08 4:30pm press today with the announcement that the and have managed an EPA-estimated 20 MPG city and 22 MPG highway rating. Coupled to the 5.7L Hemi V8 with cylinder-deactivation capability, the powertrain is good for 385 HP and 380 lb-ft of torque. The two-mode…

Reasons For Buying A Hybrid: The Good, The Bad And The Moronic

Leave it to The Car Connection » 8/19/08 11:20am 8/19/08 11:20am's Marty Padgett to dream up a list including seven good reasons for buying a hybrid — we were surprised to see that many. Being professional cynics, we're far more interested in, and familiar with, the six bad reasons he detailed in a piece for PR Newswire. But with the super-exciting…

Porsche Goes Green, Builds EVs In 1899, Hybrids In 1901

At the tender age of 25, well before his work with the Auto Union Type C, Ferdinand Porsche entered the 1900 Paris World Exhibition with his all-electric car after developing the key systems for Jacob Lohner & Company. It was heralded as the "most innovative invention" of the show and consequently orders were filled for… » 4/22/08 4:15pm 4/22/08 4:15pm