Hybrid Toyota Prius Minivan can Change the Game for Toyota

Nikkei newspaper in Japan recently reported that Toyota will indeed be producing a hybrid minivan wearing the Prius badge. This e-vehicle is set to carry the first lithium-ion battery pack that was produced in-house by Toyota. Secondly, the electric vehicle will be a seven-seater which means that it will also be the first family-oriented electronic [...]

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Choosing a Hybrid Car!

Choosing a hybrid is something that is very, very difficult.  I mean, there are so many choices out there, it can be extremely hard to choose not just the right hybrid but the one that you absolutely want to have.  You want to make sure that the car not only fits within your lifestyle, but [...]

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2010 Mercedes-Benz S400 Hybrid — It’s All Hybrid!

Ah the rumors.  The rumor mill has hit me and I can tell you for sure that the brand new 2010 Mercedes-Benz S400 Hybrid and the S generation in general is going to go all hybrid … which is something that I love!  Mercedes-Benz is one of those automakers that is certainly trying to ensure [...]

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SEAT IBE Concept Car = Awesome!

For those of you that are not familiar with SEAT as an automaker, I can tell you for sure that they are coming up with some of the best hybrid cars out there – seriously!  Take the SEAT IBE Concept for example.  While this is just a concept car right now, they are actually looking [...]

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Smart Style — Check It Out!

One thing that I have noticed about the Smart car is that they are making waves … everywhere.  While they are HUGE overseas, it seems that they are also huge in the states as well and now, Smart is getting ‘smart’ with their designs and they are switching out colors for actual designs. To me, [...]

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Toyota FT-CH — Hot, Chic and Little!

When you break it down – even though Toyota has been getting a lot of flack about their recent recall, they are still the leader in the hybrid market and when they came out with the brand new Toyota FT-CH at the Detroit Auto Show – it wowed everyone … including me!  Not only is [...]

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Myers Motor’s NMG2 Is Now Available For Pre-Order!

When it comes to electric cars, I can absolutely tell you for certain that there is no car out there that looks as cool as the Myers Motors NMG2, this is actually a two-seat electric trike that is disguised as a car.  However, it actually has three weeks and to me … it looks kind [...]

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Smart Ed Is Not Ready Yet … Soon Though!

When you are looking for a hybrid car … I can tell you that the Smart ForTwo is definitely a car that I want to own.  This is a car that is not only going to look pretty chic and interesting but it is completely and totally electric.  That is one of the best things [...]

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Hybrid sales go down in September as Cash for Clunkers end

The Cash for Clunker program was successful in bringing car buyers into the showrooms. This boosted the sales figures for hybrid vehicles in July and August. As the program ends, the number of hybrid vehicles rolling out of shops also plummeted by as much as 48.4% in September compared to the sales in August. The [...]

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2011 Chevy Volt: It’s Pretty Cool!

There has been a lot of news lately about the 2011 Chevy Volt – did you know that people actually think that the Volt would become a brand name?  Well, I am here to put an end to that rumor and I have to say that the Volt is not going to become a brand [...]

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