Why the Chinese are getting America's most efficient car and we're not

Oliver Kuttner is tired. He's tired of your attitude. He's tired of your conclusions. Mostly, he's tired because he just got back from Germany and is so jet-lagged he's almost drunk. Germany was good. They get it in Germany. They definitely get it in China. Not here. Not in America. You don't get it and, even if you… » 11/07/11 2:30pm 11/07/11 2:30pm

Gas-Powered Non-Hybrid Wins $5 Million Automotive X Prize

The Edison2 Very Light Car has won the grand prize $5 million Progressive Automotive X Prize for a 100 mpg+ vehicle, and it did so without a hybrid drivetrain or battery power. Its secret? Small displacement and low, low weight. » 9/16/10 11:15am 9/16/10 11:15am