• Hyundai Ioniq hybrid, PHEV, EV

Hyundai Ioniq part of a long-term plan

By |February 21st, 2017|

The Hyundai Ioniq could be one of the first vehicles in three different powertrains based on the same front-wheel-drive architecture. If you’ve been in the Hyundai Elantra, then you know about the size of the […]

  • A 5-Series option for every Ultimate Driving buyer

A 5-Series option for every Ultimate Driving buyer

By |January 26th, 2017|

Fast, efficient, technological sound the 2017 BMW 5-Series will be offered in a completely redesigned sedan with more versions of the Ultimate Driving Machine than ever offered before.

The first lap in the BMW 530i […]

  • Jumpstart Maui Mayor Arakawa

Jumpstart Maui changing one habit

By |January 6th, 2017|

Arakawa is the Mayor of the County of Maui, State of Hawaii. He is Mayor of Maui, Molokai, Lanai, and Kaho’olawe. He has my vote for President. Arakawa understands that getting off the dependence of […]

  • 2017 Chrysler Pacifica plug-in hybrid PHEV

2017 Chrysler Pacifica plug-in hybrid PHEV

By |November 15th, 2016|

Finally! It’s here! The first plug-in hybrid minivan, and it’s everything I want it to be in a minivan and a plug-in hybrid.

First, let me say that I have driven the gasoline-only version of […]

  • Jaguar I-Pace concept car scrum with Ian Callum, chief car designer

Jaguar I-Pace chief car designer Ian Callum

By |November 14th, 2016|

Los Angeles, 14 November 2016 – Ian Callum, Director of Design, said: “The I-PACE Concept represents the next generation of electric vehicle design. It’s a dramatic, future-facing cab-forward design with a beautiful interior – the […]

  • C3 Connected Summit

C3 Connected Infiniti Kia carchat

By |October 19th, 2016|

Good Morning Warren and Friends,

We drove the all week. Another great 3-row CUV that starts around $43,000 comes in AWD. The V-6 EPA fuel economy is stated at 20 city / 27 highway.

Fun week […]

  • 2017 Toyota Prius Prime, plug-in hybrid, electric vehicle

2017 Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid

By |October 5th, 2016|

Ojai-yo Toyota Prius Prime plug-in

“Ohayou Gozaimasu,” or “Ohayou” are the Japanese way to say “Good Morning. I am in Ojai, CA for the first drive of the Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid. California is the […]

  • alternative transportation, co2 emissions, free food, uc irvine,my open road

Bike to school, get food for free

By |August 4th, 2016|

One of the reasons people like Pokemon Go is it gets the couch potatoes off the sofa. It was about getting some exercise. Move over Pokemon Go; there’s a new app in town.

My open […]

  • gocycling, Europe, ebike, travel, electric bicycles, health, fitness

gocycling in Europe – ebike

By |August 4th, 2016|

Anyone who knows me knows that I love the plug-in hybrid. I also love the outdoors. Most my friends love the outdoors as well. Sam and my husband, Stretch, talk about going on a bicycle […]

  • A sneak peak into Volvo's future cars from Sweden

A sneak peak into Volvo’s future cars from Sweden

By |May 24th, 2016|

Gothenburg, Sweden – Volvo’s new global small car range will include a pure battery electric vehicle with a 350km driving range as well as a 1.5 liter 3-cylinder Twin Engine plug-in hybrid powertrain variant […]