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					    Green,Hybrid,Luxury,Genesis
					    While the full picture of Hyundai's new Genesis lineup comes into focus, reports emerge that the Korean automaker is already planning plug-in hybrid variants of one or more of its model...

    Hyundai planning luxury plug-in hybrids for Genesis line

    Filed under: Green,Hybrid,Luxury,Genesis While the full picture of Hyundai's new Genesis lineup comes into focus, reports emerge that the Korean automaker is already planning plug-in hybrid variants of one or more of its model...

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  • Filed under: Spy Photos, Coupe, Hybrid, Performance, Acura, Honda

Assuming all goes to plan, automakers test their vehicles to the breaking point in the months and years leading up to that vehicle's actual release into the public. Which is good, becau...

    2015 Acura NSX burns to the ground at the ‘Ring [w/video]

    Filed under: Spy Photos, Coupe, Hybrid, Performance, Acura, Honda Assuming all goes to plan, automakers test their vehicles to the breaking point in the months and years leading up to that vehicle's actual release into the public. Which is good, becau...

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  • 2016 Acura NSX Spied Lapping the ’Ring, Changes Shape Again

    What It Is: The latest and most production-ready version of the upcoming NSX supercar spotted yet. It will be sold as a Honda in most of the world and peddled here as an Acura. We’ve seen a plethora of NSX concepts since the first show property appeared back in 2012, each sporting different colors, badging, […]

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  • Filed under: Podcasts, Hybrid, Audi, Ford, Nissan, Scion, Smart, Electric

Episode #390 of the Autoblog Podcast is here, and this week, Dan Roth, Steven Ewing and Sebastian Blanco from Autoblog Green talk about the 2015 Ford Mustang specs, the 2016 Sma...

    Autoblog Podcast #390

    Filed under: Podcasts, Hybrid, Audi, Ford, Nissan, Scion, Smart, Electric Episode #390 of the Autoblog Podcast is here, and this week, Dan Roth, Steven Ewing and Sebastian Blanco from Autoblog Green talk about the 2015 Ford Mustang specs, the 2016 Sma...

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  • Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Hybrid, Opel

Sales of the Chevy Volt in the US have been fairly stable for the last few months (between a low of 1,478 and a high of 1,777 since March), but in Europe, the Opel Ampera (sister-vehicle of the Volt) has been tren...

    Opel dropping Ampera, the European Chevy Volt, because of weak sales

    Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Hybrid, Opel Sales of the Chevy Volt in the US have been fairly stable for the last few months (between a low of 1,478 and a high of 1,777 since March), but in Europe, the Opel Ampera (sister-vehicle of the Volt) has been tren...

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  • Filed under: Hybrid, Government/Legal, Diesel

 

The agency thinks the new approach will result in more realistic ratings, especially for hybrids.

The Environmental Protection Agency is getting tired of discovering automakers overstating their vehicl...

    EPA wants actual road-test results to fix auto fuel economy estimates [w/poll]

    Filed under: Hybrid, Government/Legal, Diesel The agency thinks the new approach will result in more realistic ratings, especially for hybrids. The Environmental Protection Agency is getting tired of discovering automakers overstating their vehicl...

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  • Filed under: Coupe, Hybrid, Performance, Hatchback, Audi, Ford, Electric, TV/Movies

Top Gear's 10 most offensive mistakes

The boys at Top Gear UK have a habit of making some big mistakes that offend large groups of people. The show's presenters - mai...

    What you missed on 7.15.14

    Filed under: Coupe, Hybrid, Performance, Hatchback, Audi, Ford, Electric, TV/Movies Top Gear's 10 most offensive mistakes The boys at Top Gear UK have a habit of making some big mistakes that offend large groups of people. The show's presenters - mai...

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  • 2016 Audi A3 e-tron Plug-In Hybrid Driven: Good, But It’ll Cost You

    Here’s what Audi promises with the new A3 e-tron: a compact luxury hatchback that can achieve 157 mpg but also hit 138 mph. Based on the latest A3 Sportback—that’s Audi-ese for “five-door A3”—this model packs a 150-hp 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder, a 102-hp electric motor, and enough battery storage to enable up to 31 miles of […]

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  • Filed under: Hybrid, Hatchback, Audi, First Drives, Electric

Over the years, we've had a chance to test a lot of Audi E-Tron vehicles, from very early all-electric prototypes (back then we only got to sit in the passenger seat) to the A6 L E-Tron PHEV...

    2015 Audi A3 E-Tron [w/video]

    Filed under: Hybrid, Hatchback, Audi, First Drives, Electric Over the years, we've had a chance to test a lot of Audi E-Tron vehicles, from very early all-electric prototypes (back then we only got to sit in the passenger seat) to the A6 L E-Tron PHEV...

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  • Filed under: Coupe, Hybrid, Performance, Etc., Crossover, Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, Luxury

Quick Spin: 2015 Lexus NX 300h

Following our first drive of the turbocharged NX 200t, managing editor Jeremy Korzeniewski tells us about the version of Lexus' new ...

    What you missed on 7.14.14

    Filed under: Coupe, Hybrid, Performance, Etc., Crossover, Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, Luxury Quick Spin: 2015 Lexus NX 300h Following our first drive of the turbocharged NX 200t, managing editor Jeremy Korzeniewski tells us about the version of Lexus' new ...

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  • Filed under: Coupe, Hybrid, Performance, Supercars, Bugatti

If you had told us when the Bugatti Veyron debuted nine years ago that its successor would be a hybrid, we would have responded that you were out to lunch. In fact, we didn't quite believe it...

    Bugatti Veyron hybrid successor rumors surface anew

    Filed under: Coupe, Hybrid, Performance, Supercars, Bugatti If you had told us when the Bugatti Veyron debuted nine years ago that its successor would be a hybrid, we would have responded that you were out to lunch. In fact, we didn't quite believe it...

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  • Bugabrid: Bugatti Veyron Successor Could be a Hybrid, Likely Top 268 mph

    The much anticipated, highly secretive successor to the legendary Bugatti Veyron hypercar could be a hybrid. According to a report in Reuters, the blueprint for the Veyron’s two-door replacement is set, and Bugatti chief Wolfgang Dürheimer is partial to a hybrid powertrain this time around. The report quotes anonymous sources saying that the car will […]

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