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California Might Consider Hybrid Settlement

California Might Consider Hybrid Settlement

The settlement prompted one hybrid owner to pursue her case against Honda in small claims court. Watch »

Feb 14, 2012

Tesla Unveils the Model X

The most innovative thing about the Tesla Model X is its electric engine, but after that things do get... View »

Feb 10, 2012
Tesla Unveils the Sleek Model X

Tesla Unveils the Sleek Model X

Whenever a company names its product with an "X" we generally expect something really cool... Read »

Feb 10, 2012
Clint Eastwood Super Bowl Ad Making Waves

Clint Eastwood Super Bowl Ad Making Waves

The plot seemed familiar: A hotshot Hollywood filmmaker shills for a bailed-out car industry, yet another limousine... Read »

Feb 8, 2012
Stanford Wants to Wirelessly Charge Cars

Stanford Wants to Wirelessly Charge Cars

A team of researchers at Stanford may have found a way to change car travel forever and at the same time change the... Read »

Feb 2, 2012
Tesla Releases Model S Video

Tesla Releases Model S Video

Fremont-based electric car company's Model S is meant to reimagine the entire sedan experience. Read »

Jan 31, 2012

Future Cars, Future Technology

The Future Cars, Future Technology event, hosted by the Western Automotive Journalists in San Jose, on View »

Apr 5, 2012
BMW Challenges Google's Self-Driving Car

BMW Challenges Google's Self-Driving Car

We've seen plenty of concepts for self-driving cars -- mainly from Google -- but now BMW has thrown their hat... Read »

Jan 23, 2012
Carmakers Show Off Their Goods at CES

Carmakers Show Off Their Goods at CES

The annual Consumer Electronics Show is known for gadgets but this year's convention in the desert has a... Read »

Jan 11, 2012
Worth the Drive

Worth the Drive

If you don't have your next road trip planned just yet, this is the place for you. Read »

Jan 8, 2012

2012 Silicon Valley International Auto Show

The auto show is the perfect place to learn more about popular green trends in the auto industry and check out... View »

Apr 5, 2012
U.S. Auto Makers Look for Big 2012

U.S. Auto Makers Look for Big 2012

It's been a long time since Ford has been known for innovative, market-setting cars, but the American giant... Read »

Dec 28, 2011
BMW Wants You to Yelp and Drive

BMW Wants You to Yelp and Drive

Testing and driving may not be legal but Yelping and driving is, right? At least BMW hopes so. Read »

Dec 22, 2011
Tesla Sedan Gets Final Sticker Price

Tesla Sedan Gets Final Sticker Price

Way back in 2009, when Syfy was spelled "Sci Fi" and DVICE was spelled "device," Tesla... Read »

Dec 21, 2011
Politics Of Safety: the Chevy Volt

Politics Of Safety: the Chevy Volt

Investigation into Chevy Volt batteries catching fire reveals a political battle over electric cars and... Watch »

Dec 13, 2011
Tesla Opens the Door on the Model S

Tesla Opens the Door on the Model S

It may not be a sports car but Tesla's Model S sedan isn't a Prius either. Read »

Nov 14, 2011

Neiman Marcus 2011 Fantasy Gifts

Get ready to do some millionaire Christmas shopping with a look at the Fantasy Gifts offered by Neiman Marcus... View »

Oct 19, 2011
DeLorean's Return From the Future

DeLorean's Return From the Future

Doc Brown's time traveling DeLorean will be gracing roads again in 2013. Read »

Oct 17, 2011
Tesla Inks Deal With Panasonic to Meet Order Demand

Tesla Inks Deal With Panasonic to Meet Order Demand

Tesla has renewed an agreement with Panasonic to provide batteries for its electric vehicles. Read »

Oct 13, 2011
Bad Traffic Linked to Hybrid Stickers

Bad Traffic Linked to Hybrid Stickers

NBC Bay Area's Bob Redell has one explanation for the recent traffic headaches for drivers. Watch »

Oct 13, 2011
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