Neil Young's Very Expensive Electric Car Broke Down in the Desert

Neil Young has understandably made a very big deal out of his one-of-a-kind LincVolt, a 1959 Lincoln Continental convertible that's been retrofitted into an electric car. The Canadian icon has been driving the one-million-dollar prototype around North America, intermittently documenting his trips, all in a concerted… » 9/03/13 3:28pm 9/03/13 3:28pm

Neil Young's company being sued for damages from electric Lincoln fire

The company Neil Young founded to create his hybrid electric 1959 Lincoln Continental is being sued for property damage that occurred when the car set itself on fire in 2010. Unigard Insurance Co. is suing Lincvolt LLC. because they believe the company's conversion of the vintage Lincoln into a Hybrid was a negligent… » 1/22/12 9:00am 1/22/12 9:00am

Neil Young Looks in on Early Stages of LincVolt Rebuild

Last month we told you Neil Young's 1959 Lincoln turbine-charged electric hybrid was damaged in a fire it may have started. Determined to rebuild the LincVolt, we saw Young on webcam this week visiting the remains of his charred dream. » 1/01/11 11:00am 1/01/11 11:00am

Neil Young's LincVolt Damaged In Fire Started By... LincVolt?

Rocker Neil Young has spent years converting a 1959 Lincoln Continental into a turbine-charged electric hybrid, even releasing a green-car song album. Last week, a fire at his California warehouse severely damaged the LincVolt. The apparent cause? The LincVolt's charger. » 11/15/10 12:30pm 11/15/10 12:30pm

Neil Young's Fork In The Road: The Green Car Concept Album

The culmination of folk singer Neil Young's love for green technology was, until recently, his awesome LincVolt. But now, Fork In The Road, his upcoming green car-themed album, both beats that and scares us. » 1/21/09 1:00pm 1/21/09 1:00pm

Neil Young's Lincvolt: An All-Electric 1959 Lincoln Continental Mark IV…

Neil Young has decided to make himself an example of how hybrid electric cars can be produced with existing technology and without the loss of style with his Lincvolt, an all-electric version of the awesome 1959 Lincoln Continental Mark IV Convertible. He's been working with noted alternative energy nerd Johnathan… » 11/07/08 2:20pm 11/07/08 2:20pm

Neil Young to Convert Classic Lincoln to Bio-Diesel Hybrid

Somewhere on a desert highway, she rides a Harley Davidson 1959 Lincoln Continental Bio-Diesel-Eletric Hybrid. Neil Young is taking a look at his life and realizing that his classic Lincoln is just burning too much fuel, so he's taken it to H-Line Conversions to get it converted to a hybrid that he claims will get 100… » 11/20/07 4:00pm 11/20/07 4:00pm