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The Man Who Wants Electric Cars to Be Art
Science & Tech  (tags: cars, automobiles, transportation )

Freya
- 1751 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The worlds of the art dealer and the car dealer may seem very different - but one man wants to bring them together. Kenny Schachter is an art dealer and gallery owner, who also has a passion for cars.
Maruti Launches Luxury Sedan 'Kizashi' in India
Science & Tech  (tags: Maruti Suzuki, Kizashi, Cars, India, Automobiles )

Nancy
- 2663 days ago - breakingnewsonline.net
Automobile major Maruti Suzuki has launched its latest luxury sedan Kizashi in Indian market. The car is priced at Rs 16.5 lakh (US$ 37,000) - Rs 17.5 lakh (US$ 39,000).
How US Government Killed the Safest Car Ever Built
Science & Tech  (tags: automobiles, concept, design, energy, environment, history, interesting, news, humans, technology )

Dan
- 2737 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
A massive amount of lost technology was used to make a supercar prototype that was unfortunately trashed. Two of these 35-year-old vehicles escaped the crusher. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Tesla's First Electric Vehicle, 2008 Roadster, Now Under Production
Science & Tech  (tags: alternative energy, automobiles, cars, electric cars, EVs, Tesla, transportation, zero-emissions vehicletechnology, NewTechnology, performance, energy, concept, car, Gizmos )

Clayton
- 3713 days ago - gas2.org
Tesla Motors began limited production of their all-electric, zero-emissions sportscar, the Tesla Roadster. It's a car that can go from 0-60 in 5.7 seconds without using a drop of gas, and promises to be the first of a wave of new plug-in electric vehicles
Plug-In Hybrids Could Require 160 New Power Plants By 2030 (Or None At All) : Gas 2.0
Science & Tech  (tags: automobiles, batteries, cars, conversions, diy, electric vehicle, EV, fuel economy, gasoline, hacks, hybrid, PHEV, plug-in, power generation, prius, transportation, research, news, transportation )

Clayton
- 3719 days ago - gas2.org
Oak Ridge National Laboratory found that nighttime charging of plug-in hybrids would not increase electricity demand over baseline levels. But if owners charge their vehicles during the day, it could require the construction of 160 new power plants.
100 MPG+ Plug-In Hybrids Already Available (Check âEUR~Em Out) : Gas 2.0
Science & Tech  (tags: automobiles, batteries, cars, conversions, diy, electric vehicle, EV, fuel economy, gasoline, hacks, hybrid, PHEV, plug-in, prius, transportation )

Clayton
- 3720 days ago - gas2.org
Not everyone is waiting until 2010 to get their first plug-in hybrid. As I reported previously, Hybrids Plus out of Boulder, CO, is offering conversions for the Toyota Prius and Ford Escape hybrids, turning them into 100 MPG+ superstars. Check them out...
Could Hybrid Vehicles Hinder Development of More Sustainable Alternatives? : Gas 2.0
Science & Tech  (tags: alternative fuels, automobiles, cars, fuel cell, Green, HEV, hybrids, news, PHEV, sustainability, transportation )

Clayton
- 3720 days ago - gas2.org
French analysts have concluded that the wild popularity of gasoline-hybrid electric vehicles in the United States could potentially hinder development of more sustainable and advanced green vehicles.
Aptera's $26,000 Electric Car and 300 MPG Hybrid Coming Soon : Gas 2.0
Science & Tech  (tags: aerodynamics, Aptera, automobiles, cars, electric car, electricity, fuel, fuel economy, hybrid, PHEV, plug-in, science, technology, transportation )

Clayton
- 3721 days ago - gas2.org
For under $30,000, you will soon be able to buy an electric car with a 120 mile range, or a plug-in hybrid that gets 300 miles-per-gallon. Sound like a fantasy, but this one could be coming to a dealer near you. Slated for release in 2008 [see story].
Sick of Gas?: Convert Your Car To Run On Electricity : Gas 2.0
Science & Tech  (tags: automobiles, car hacks, cars, diy, electric vehicles, electricity, EV, howto, technology, transportation )

Clayton
- 3723 days ago - gas2.org
If you can't buy the car you want, then build it. Gregg Abott (aka Gadget) custom-converts cars for a living, but instead of tricking out cars to run on biodiesel or get better mileage, he's hacking them to run on electricity.
First Cellulosic Ethanol Plant Goes Online, Makes Fuel From Wood Waste : Gas 2.0
Science & Tech  (tags: alternative fuels, automobiles, biofuel, cellulosic ethanol, energy, ethanol, fuel, gasoline, renewable fuel, transportation )

Clayton
- 3727 days ago - gas2.org
The first commercial cellulosic ethanol facility to convert waste wood materials into a renewable fuel went online last month near Upton, Wyoming. After 6 years of development, the technology can make fuel from wood and waste, like cardboard and paper.
A Biodiesel Prius? VW To Release 69.9 MPG Diesel Hybrid : Gas 2.0
Science & Tech  (tags: alternative fuels, automobiles, biodiesel, biofuel, cars, diesel, electric, fuel, fuel economy, Green, hybrid, mileage, petroleum, transportation, VW )

Clayton
- 3730 days ago - gas2.org
Toyota may lose its high-mileage stranglehold on the U.S. auto industry, thanks to Volkswagon's new Golf hybrid-electric diesel. At 69.9 MPG, the new model is a serious contender for high-mileage biodiesel usage with a ridiculously low-emissions profile.
How to Get Infinity MPG: Fisker's Eco-Chic Karma Vs Chevy Volt
Science & Tech  (tags: cars, transportation, automobiles, Fisker, Volt, Chevy, GM, hybrid, electric, plug-in hybrid, sportscar )

Clayton
- 3775 days ago - gas2.org
Looking for a sweet ride that can get you infinity miles per gallon? Check out the Eco-Chic Fisker Karma, a luxury sports sedan capable of 50 miles of emissions free-driving on one overnight charge.
GM Announces Biofuel Partnership: Cheap, Green Ethanol?
Science & Tech  (tags: automobiles, biofuel, cars, cellulosic ethanol, E85, ethanol, FlexFuel, gasification, General Motors, innovation, microbiology, research, synfuel, technology syngas )

Clayton
- 3780 days ago - gas2.org
LIVE FROM DETROIT AUTO SHOW: GM ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH BIO-BASED ETHANOL PRODUCER COSKATA BIOFUELS TO RAPIDLY COMMERCIALIZE AND DISTRIBUTE ETHANOL FOR FLEXFUEL VEHICLES. Coskata claims they can make ethanol for $1 per gallon from non-corn sources...
   

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