Popular Mechanics Catches 600HP Mullen Motor GT Getting Electric For…

The popular kids who happen to be mechanics were lucky enough to spot a fun little under cover toy as they were leaving the Javits Center the other day at the conclusion of New York's fab little auto show. One of those Popular Mechanics, Ben Chertoff, can take it from here: » 4/09/07 9:28am 4/09/07 9:28am

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Hybrid Technologies Launches Electric Mullen Sports Car

Electric-vehicles doohicky builder Hybrid Technologies is set to launch the previously announced all-electric version of the Mullen L1X-75 supercar. It's called the L1X-75 GT, and it's a carbon-fiber-bodied version of the V8 Mullen, called out by Forbes as the seventh fastest car in the US, a designation shared among… » 1/30/07 4:26pm 1/30/07 4:26pm

The Five Year Plan's in Effect Y'All: China Going Hybrid

Whoa...we thought the Five Year Plan went out with Stalin, but well, that just goes to show how ignorant we are of ChiCom politics. Part of the 11th FYP is to get more homebrewed hybrids on the road, and Renault's part-time lover, Dongfeng is in on the deal, and they hope to have hybrids as a main vehicle class by… » 2/14/06 1:01pm 2/14/06 1:01pm

Forbes Ranks America's Fastest Cars

Dan Lienert breaks down the answer to the question burning in the collective mind of 12 year-old boys across the nation: What are the darn-tootin'est high-speed rides built in the US of A today? Some of the cars that made the list are motoring icons to even the most casual auto enthusiast the Ford GT, Dodge Viper and… » 12/05/05 2:29pm 12/05/05 2:29pm