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Green Cars

A green vehicle or environmentally friendly vehicle is a road motor vehicle that produces less harmful impacts to the environment than comparable conventional internal combustion engine vehicles running on gasoline or diesel, or one that uses alternative fuels. Green vehicles are powered by alternative fuels and advanced vehicle technologies and include hybrid electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, battery electric vehicles, compressed-air vehicles, hydrogen and fuel-cell vehicles, neat ethanol vehicles, flexible-fuel vehicles, natural gas vehicles, clean diesel vehicles, and some sources also include vehicles using blends of biodiesel and ethanol fuel or gasohol.

Audi A3 e-tron the new electric

Audi has officially launched the A3 e-tron concept version, an electric derivative of the current A3 Sportback, ready to offer 136 horsepower and a range of 140 kilometers. Audi doesn’t want to lose ground in front of BMW in the segment of electric models after the Bavarians have announced the new “i” line. Today, the Ingolstadt car manufacturer has released ...

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918 Spyder is the most expensive Porsche ever

Porsche has officially announced that the 918 Spyder prototype, presented in world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show 2010, will enter mass production. But Porsche will produce only 918 copies of its hybrid ultra sporty model, each of which will cost 645.000 euro to without VAT, thus making Porsche 918 Spyder the most expensive model in Porsche‘s history. Porsche 918 ...

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Renault: Twingo will be electric in 2014

The fifth model in the Z.E. range from Renault will be Twingo. Renault Twingo Electric comes in three years and will be developed in collaboration with Daimler. Renault has announced that the fourth model in its own range that will receive a 100% electric drive train will be Twingo. The French city car will follow in the ZE range (Zero ...

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Volkswagen XL1 – official pictures and videos

Volkswagen XL1 is the green concept car presented at the Auto Show in Qatar. In addition to it’s impressive consumption, the concept cat shows how the Germans will evolve the current design. The concept that debuted in 2009 at the Frankfurt Motor Show, and presents interesting changes. First, the model is close to maturity required for the production and its ...

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Video: BMW Vision EfficientDynamics – Awesomeness

Here is a video for the BMW Vision EfficientDynamics, a model that continues to take shape. In this BMW Vision EfficientDynamics video they are talking about the designers who developed the prototype and are now working to bring it on the road. As the movie explains, responsibility and respect for the environment have been the very foundation on which the ...

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