Porsche at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA)

By |2017-03-22T07:59:45-07:00November 12th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Car shows, Porsche|Tags: , , , , |

We’re one week away from the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show (LAAS), the beginning of the auto shows in the United States. Here’s a last look at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) Porsche. What can we expect Porsche to show next week at the LA Auto show? You’ll have to wait, but [...]

The Toyota Prius is Stalling

By |2017-03-22T08:08:09-07:00August 6th, 2005|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Hybrids, Manufacturers, Podcasts, Technology, Toyota|Tags: , |

Thirteen vehicles stalling; We're happy it gets the headlines, but thirteen vehicles stalling – just make sure to spell our name right; talk about Prius. James E. Press, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer – March 17, 2005 Back in March 2004, Motorweek started a long-term drive of the 2004 Toyota Prius. In its [...]

The newest hybrid; Hydrogen and Petrol

By |2017-03-22T08:08:19-07:00May 25th, 2005|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Fossil fuels, Fuel cells, Fuel economy, Gasoline (petrol), Hydrogen, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Hydrogen Internal Combustion Engines Ford has an airport shuttle coming out next year, BMW is building a luxury sedan for sale in five years. Hydrogen fuel cells are now almost universally recognized as the eventual heir to the internal combustion engine. The hydrogen highway is said to be 20 years away. Baby steps in technology [...]

hybrid options John Batchelor radio show

By |2016-09-25T12:52:00-07:00August 14th, 2004|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Hybrids, Podcasts, Radio, The John Batchelor show|Tags: , , , |

August 14, 2004 - Lou Ann Hammond discusses hybrid vehicle options for the consumer now and in the future with syndicated ABC radio network host John Batchelor. 152,600 hybrids were produced in 2005, saving 22,576,900 gallons of gas next year. If the gasoline counterpart to these ten vehicles ( total of 2,849,566 vehicles) [...]