The Truth About Cars » Hybrid http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:00:54 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Hold Up, Ford Wants a 200-Mile EV After All http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/hold-up-ford-wants-a-200-mile-ev-after-all/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/hold-up-ford-wants-a-200-mile-ev-after-all/#comments Thu, 28 Apr 2016 20:10:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1333810 It seems Ford didn’t want to stay home from the EV dance. Just 10 days after Ford Motor Company electrification guru Kevin Layden said that 100 miles of range is just plenty, thank you very much, CEO Mark Fields is now saying something very different. According to Automotive News, Fields was asked about his competitors’ […]

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It seems Ford didn’t want to stay home from the EV dance. Just 10 days after Ford Motor Company electrification guru Kevin Layden said that 100 miles of range is just plenty, thank you very much, CEO Mark Fields is now saying something very different. According to Automotive News, Fields was asked about his competitors’ […]

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Ontario Controversy Adds More Fuel to the EV Incentive Debate http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/ontario-controversy-adds-more-fuel-to-the-ev-incentive-debate/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/ontario-controversy-adds-more-fuel-to-the-ev-incentive-debate/#comments Wed, 27 Apr 2016 19:05:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1332922 Two sides, two seemingly valid arguments. And in the middle, five $1.1 million cars. Through the province’s Electric Vehicle Incentive Program, Ontario taxpayers helped lower the price of five Porsche 918 Spyders last year, according to Canada’s national broadcaster, leaving many wondering why their cash helped fund supercars for the ultra wealthy. The program shaved […]

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Two sides, two seemingly valid arguments. And in the middle, five $1.1 million cars. Through the province’s Electric Vehicle Incentive Program, Ontario taxpayers helped lower the price of five Porsche 918 Spyders last year, according to Canada’s national broadcaster, leaving many wondering why their cash helped fund supercars for the ultra wealthy. The program shaved […]

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Volkswagen’s SUV Concept is Ready for T-Prime Time http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/volkswagens-suv-concept-is-ready-for-t-prime-time/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/volkswagens-suv-concept-is-ready-for-t-prime-time/#comments Mon, 25 Apr 2016 16:00:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1331026 Volkswagen unveiled a full-size SUV concept vehicle in Beijing that looks awfully production ready. The T-Prime Concept GTE introduced at that city’s annual motor show previews the design direction of Volkswagen’s future SUV, revealing an emphasis on elegance and sportiness. Last week, Volkswagen teased a photo of the concept alongside a list of specifications, leading […]

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Volkswagen unveiled a full-size SUV concept vehicle in Beijing that looks awfully production ready. The T-Prime Concept GTE introduced at that city’s annual motor show previews the design direction of Volkswagen’s future SUV, revealing an emphasis on elegance and sportiness. Last week, Volkswagen teased a photo of the concept alongside a list of specifications, leading […]

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The Future of Batteries is a Far-Out Trip, Man http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/the-future-of-batteries-is-a-far-out-trip-man/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/the-future-of-batteries-is-a-far-out-trip-man/#comments Thu, 21 Apr 2016 17:35:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1329481 Besides making steaks seem fancy and sending rebellious teens to the furthest reaches of the galaxy, it turns out mushrooms have another use. Fibers from a type of wild mushroom outperformed graphite anodes on lithium-ion batteries, Wards Auto reports, a finding that surprised researchers at Purdue University. As electric cars slowly proliferate, the knowledge could […]

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Besides making steaks seem fancy and sending rebellious teens to the furthest reaches of the galaxy, it turns out mushrooms have another use. Fibers from a type of wild mushroom outperformed graphite anodes on lithium-ion batteries, Wards Auto reports, a finding that surprised researchers at Purdue University. As electric cars slowly proliferate, the knowledge could […]

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2017 Honda Accord Hybrid ‘Let’s Give This Another Shot’ Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/2017-honda-accord-hybrid-lets-give-this-another-shot-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/2017-honda-accord-hybrid-lets-give-this-another-shot-edition/#comments Thu, 21 Apr 2016 13:00:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1329145 After a brief hiatus, the Honda Accord Hybrid is back, and it’s feeling good about itself. It thinks you’ll feel good about it, too. Arriving this spring as a 2017 model, the Accord Hybrid hopes to capture more customers this time around. The previous generation proved to be something of a Jekyll-and-Hyde affair, with reviewers […]

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After a brief hiatus, the Honda Accord Hybrid is back, and it’s feeling good about itself. It thinks you’ll feel good about it, too. Arriving this spring as a 2017 model, the Accord Hybrid hopes to capture more customers this time around. The previous generation proved to be something of a Jekyll-and-Hyde affair, with reviewers […]

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Green Giant: Buick LaCrosse Hybrid has Smoggy China in its Sights http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/green-giant-buick-lacrosse-hybrid-has-smoggy-china-in-its-sights/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/green-giant-buick-lacrosse-hybrid-has-smoggy-china-in-its-sights/#comments Tue, 19 Apr 2016 14:30:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1327417 The Beijing Motor Show begins next week, but Buick couldn’t wait a minute longer. At yesterday’s 2016 Buick Day event in Shanghai (was there a parade?), the automaker rolled out its LaCrosse Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV), a model tailor-made for the Chinese market. China loves Buicks, and Buick loves them right back, so much so that […]

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The Beijing Motor Show begins next week, but Buick couldn’t wait a minute longer. At yesterday’s 2016 Buick Day event in Shanghai (was there a parade?), the automaker rolled out its LaCrosse Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV), a model tailor-made for the Chinese market. China loves Buicks, and Buick loves them right back, so much so that […]

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Should 54.5 MPG Stay or Go? CAFE Crams for Midterms http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/should-54-5-mpg-stay-or-go-cafe-crams-for-midterms/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/should-54-5-mpg-stay-or-go-cafe-crams-for-midterms/#comments Mon, 18 Apr 2016 14:00:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1326562 As regulatory bigwigs gear up for a midterm review of corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) requirements, will the 54.5 mpg target for light-duty vehicles get a haircut, or be deemed too  unambitious? Under a 2012 agreement between the federal government and automakers, cars and light trucks will have until 2025 to meet the 54.5 mpg […]

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As regulatory bigwigs gear up for a midterm review of corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) requirements, will the 54.5 mpg target for light-duty vehicles get a haircut, or be deemed too  unambitious? Under a 2012 agreement between the federal government and automakers, cars and light trucks will have until 2025 to meet the 54.5 mpg […]

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Nissan Wants More EVs, Might Produce an Electric Sports Car http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/nissan-wants-evs-might-produce-electric-sports-car/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/nissan-wants-evs-might-produce-electric-sports-car/#comments Fri, 08 Apr 2016 19:15:37 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1321146 Is there a Nissan competitor to the BMW i8 in the works? A senior executive has hinted there might be. Speaking to Auto Express, senior vice-president Shiro Nakamura said an electric sports car is one option the automaker is considering for its upcoming modular vehicle platform. The key, said Nakamura, is the placement of the batteries, as […]

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Is there a Nissan competitor to the BMW i8 in the works? A senior executive has hinted there might be. Speaking to Auto Express, senior vice-president Shiro Nakamura said an electric sports car is one option the automaker is considering for its upcoming modular vehicle platform. The key, said Nakamura, is the placement of the batteries, as […]

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Hyundai Green Chief Says ‘Meh’ to Hybrids and Electrics, Dives in Anyway http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/hyundai-green-chief-says-meh-hybrids-electrics/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/hyundai-green-chief-says-meh-hybrids-electrics/#comments Mon, 04 Apr 2016 17:00:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1318042 “It’s a headache,” said the Hyundai vice president in charge of eco-friendly vehicles of his company’s efforts to chase Toyota and others in building green vehicles, Automotive News has reported. Speaking at a South Korean electric car expo, Lee Ki-Sang, senior VP of Hyundai’s Eco Technology Center, went on to state that 26 hybrid, plug-in, full-electric, and fuel cell […]

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“It’s a headache,” said the Hyundai vice president in charge of eco-friendly vehicles of his company’s efforts to chase Toyota and others in building green vehicles, Automotive News has reported. Speaking at a South Korean electric car expo, Lee Ki-Sang, senior VP of Hyundai’s Eco Technology Center, went on to state that 26 hybrid, plug-in, full-electric, and fuel cell […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Mitsubishi Has a Plan, Volvo Wants You Online, and FCA Throws Down http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-mitsubishi-plan-volvo-wants-online-fca-throws/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-mitsubishi-plan-volvo-wants-online-fca-throws/#comments Fri, 25 Mar 2016 15:26:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1311778 Mitsubishi confirms it is going to shoehorn another SUV into its lineup to tempt those utility-hungry Americans. That, Volvo wants everyone to buy S90s from their beds, Fiat Chrysler isn’t having a dealer’s trash talk, UAW bolsters its ranks, and your gas is going up … after the break! Mitsubishi thinks bigger Mitsubishi Motors isn’t […]

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Mitsubishi confirms it is going to shoehorn another SUV into its lineup to tempt those utility-hungry Americans. That, Volvo wants everyone to buy S90s from their beds, Fiat Chrysler isn’t having a dealer’s trash talk, UAW bolsters its ranks, and your gas is going up … after the break! Mitsubishi thinks bigger Mitsubishi Motors isn’t […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Mazda Doesn’t Need No Stinkin’ Hybrids, Volkswagen Rebuffs Deadline, and March Looks Like a Winner http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-mazda-dont-need-no-stinkin-hybrids-volkswagen-rebuffs-deadline-march-looks-like-winner/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-mazda-dont-need-no-stinkin-hybrids-volkswagen-rebuffs-deadline-march-looks-like-winner/#comments Thu, 24 Mar 2016 15:45:59 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1310898 “Hybrids? Those things that can’t make up their mind on what they want to be in life? Come on!” – Mazda. That, Volkswagen floors the accelerator past a deadline, March looks like a boffo month for vehicle sales, Audi dials it back a bit, and getting a Tesla Model 3 depends on whether or not […]

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“Hybrids? Those things that can’t make up their mind on what they want to be in life? Come on!” – Mazda. That, Volkswagen floors the accelerator past a deadline, March looks like a boffo month for vehicle sales, Audi dials it back a bit, and getting a Tesla Model 3 depends on whether or not […]

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NYIAS: Sir Mixalot Called and He Likes Your New Mitsubishi Mirage G4 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/nyias-sir-mixalot-called-likes-new-mitsubishi-mirage-g4/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/nyias-sir-mixalot-called-likes-new-mitsubishi-mirage-g4/#comments Thu, 24 Mar 2016 14:20:36 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1306577 Mitsubishi today pulled the cover off its new Mirage G4 sedan, which adds a longer wheelbase and a trunk to the occasionally-maligned subcompact, the 2016 New York International Auto Show. As we noted with the restyled hatchback, 4 more horsepower — for a total of 78 — will hum from the Mirage G4’s 1.2-liter three-cylinder engine, and […]

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Mitsubishi today pulled the cover off its new Mirage G4 sedan, which adds a longer wheelbase and a trunk to the occasionally-maligned subcompact, the 2016 New York International Auto Show. As we noted with the restyled hatchback, 4 more horsepower — for a total of 78 — will hum from the Mirage G4’s 1.2-liter three-cylinder engine, and […]

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BMW’s Game Plan: Connectivity, Autonomous Technology and a Whole Lot of Plug-ins http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/bmws-game-plan-connectivity-autonomous-tech-whole-lot-plug-ins/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/bmws-game-plan-connectivity-autonomous-tech-whole-lot-plug-ins/#comments Thu, 17 Mar 2016 21:28:36 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1306129 BMW Group is laying out its game plan for the future, and it includes a lot of new electric vehicles. Beyond the marketing buzzwords, there’s much similarity between BMW’s plan, released yesterday, and those of so many other automakers: building high-tech convenience and connectivity into their vehicles, diversifying their electric offerings, developing autonomous driving technology, […]

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BMW Group is laying out its game plan for the future, and it includes a lot of new electric vehicles. Beyond the marketing buzzwords, there’s much similarity between BMW’s plan, released yesterday, and those of so many other automakers: building high-tech convenience and connectivity into their vehicles, diversifying their electric offerings, developing autonomous driving technology, […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Toyota’s a Big Tease, New Lada Savior, and Buick Puts the Avista Away Forever http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-toyotas-big-tease-new-lada-savior-buick-puts-avista-away-forever/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-toyotas-big-tease-new-lada-savior-buick-puts-avista-away-forever/#comments Tue, 15 Mar 2016 15:58:56 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1304185 Toyota is hoping to break the internet with an alluring butt shot of an upcoming Prius variant. That, a new guy will turn around Lada (again), Buick says you’ll never drive an Avista, the second GM ignition trial begins, and Google’s got its eye out for buses … after the break! Hey, my eyes are […]

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Toyota is hoping to break the internet with an alluring butt shot of an upcoming Prius variant. That, a new guy will turn around Lada (again), Buick says you’ll never drive an Avista, the second GM ignition trial begins, and Google’s got its eye out for buses … after the break! Hey, my eyes are […]

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GKN Wants Compact Car Makers to Demand More From Their Rear Axles http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/gkn-wants-compact-car-makers-demand-rear-axles/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/gkn-wants-compact-car-makers-demand-rear-axles/#comments Mon, 14 Mar 2016 19:35:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1303761 Front-wheel drive, four-cylinder cars have defined the automotive C-segment for decades, but maybe these automakers aren’t dreaming big enough. That’s the message being sent by global technology supplier GKN Automotive, which really, really wants automakers to buy a lower-cost version of its eAxle for use in affordable compacts. GKN says the unit would allow the […]

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Front-wheel drive, four-cylinder cars have defined the automotive C-segment for decades, but maybe these automakers aren’t dreaming big enough. That’s the message being sent by global technology supplier GKN Automotive, which really, really wants automakers to buy a lower-cost version of its eAxle for use in affordable compacts. GKN says the unit would allow the […]

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Ford Creates a Spin-off of its Most Popular Show http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ford-creates-a-spin-off-of-its-most-popular-show/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ford-creates-a-spin-off-of-its-most-popular-show/#comments Sat, 12 Mar 2016 17:28:09 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1302561 Ford Motor Company has decided it wants to do more than just sell cars and trucks. On March 11, the automaker announced the creation of a new business subsidiary in the hopes of becoming a leader in the field of mobility services. Ford Smart Mobility LLC will be headed by former Steelcase CEO Jim Hackett, […]

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Ford Motor Company has decided it wants to do more than just sell cars and trucks. On March 11, the automaker announced the creation of a new business subsidiary in the hopes of becoming a leader in the field of mobility services. Ford Smart Mobility LLC will be headed by former Steelcase CEO Jim Hackett, […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Subaru Goes Beyond the Beige, Battery Battle at Porsche, and Tesla Confuses Economists http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-subaru-goes-beyond-beige-battery-battle-porsche-tesla-confuses-economists/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-subaru-goes-beyond-beige-battery-battle-porsche-tesla-confuses-economists/#comments Fri, 11 Mar 2016 16:59:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1302001 Subaru, worried that it might be losing its coolness, could be planning to rebel against its new-found mainstream image. That, Big Battery picks up steam, Tesla’s stock turbulence continues to amaze, NASCAR wants Millennials to watch a race, and Porsche thanks its lucky stars for SUVs … after the break! Maybe it’s not hip to […]

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Subaru, worried that it might be losing its coolness, could be planning to rebel against its new-found mainstream image. That, Big Battery picks up steam, Tesla’s stock turbulence continues to amaze, NASCAR wants Millennials to watch a race, and Porsche thanks its lucky stars for SUVs … after the break! Maybe it’s not hip to […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Honda Wants a Cheaper Future, Cash for Airbag Woes, and Tesla Races Itself http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-honda-wants-cheaper-future-cash-airbag-woes-tesla-races/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/03/ttac-news-round-honda-wants-cheaper-future-cash-airbag-woes-tesla-races/#comments Thu, 10 Mar 2016 17:00:36 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1301201 The world needs to be saved, but who wants to spend more money doing it? That, cash lands on Takata-plagued dealers, Tesla takes to the track, BMW wants you in and out fast, and Volkswagen dreams of slaying the Prius … after the break! Hydrogen for the teeming masses By teaming up with General Motors […]

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The world needs to be saved, but who wants to spend more money doing it? That, cash lands on Takata-plagued dealers, Tesla takes to the track, BMW wants you in and out fast, and Volkswagen dreams of slaying the Prius … after the break! Hydrogen for the teeming masses By teaming up with General Motors […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Clock Ticks at Volkswagen, CEO Switch and Volvo Sees a Chance http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/ttac-news-round-up-clock-ticks-at-volkswagen-ceo-switch-and-volvo-sees-a-chance/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/ttac-news-round-up-clock-ticks-at-volkswagen-ceo-switch-and-volvo-sees-a-chance/#comments Sun, 28 Feb 2016 15:00:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1291449 The Environmental Protection Agency is pointing at its watch and glaring at Volkswagen. That, an opening for the Swedes, an electric propulsion prediction, a high-end guy gets a new job, and Tesla gets targeted in Hoosierville … after the break! Beware the (end) of March According to Automotive News, the United States is getting impatient for Volkswagen […]

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The Environmental Protection Agency is pointing at its watch and glaring at Volkswagen. That, an opening for the Swedes, an electric propulsion prediction, a high-end guy gets a new job, and Tesla gets targeted in Hoosierville … after the break! Beware the (end) of March According to Automotive News, the United States is getting impatient for Volkswagen […]

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General Motors Beats Ford to Hybrid Pickup Punch … Again http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/general-motors-beats-ford-hybrid-pickup-punch/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/general-motors-beats-ford-hybrid-pickup-punch/#comments Thu, 25 Feb 2016 16:38:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1289857 General Motors will test the coastal waters with mild-hybrid versions of its 1500-series trucks beginning this spring, the automaker announced Thursday. A total of 500 Chevrolet Silverado and 200 GMC Sierra eAssist trucks will be sold exclusively to granola-fed Californians. GM claims the trucks are good for a 13-percent boost in city fuel efficiency, the natural habitat of the […]

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General Motors will test the coastal waters with mild-hybrid versions of its 1500-series trucks beginning this spring, the automaker announced Thursday. A total of 500 Chevrolet Silverado and 200 GMC Sierra eAssist trucks will be sold exclusively to granola-fed Californians. GM claims the trucks are good for a 13-percent boost in city fuel efficiency, the natural habitat of the […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Let’s Talk Carbon Emissions, Volkswagen’s Bigger Headache, and Plug-in Porsches http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-lets-talk-carbon-emissions-volkswagens-bigger-headache-plug-porsches/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-lets-talk-carbon-emissions-volkswagens-bigger-headache-plug-porsches/#comments Wed, 20 Jan 2016 17:15:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1269977 FCA has to clean up its act in a hurry, or pay a lot more to sell cars in the future. That, Europe wants Volkswagen to treat its owners the same as American owners, General Motors’ lawyers get down and dirty and Porsche’s plug-in 911 … after the break! Fiat Chrysler finishes last in fuel […]

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FCA has to clean up its act in a hurry, or pay a lot more to sell cars in the future. That, Europe wants Volkswagen to treat its owners the same as American owners, General Motors’ lawyers get down and dirty and Porsche’s plug-in 911 … after the break! Fiat Chrysler finishes last in fuel […]

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FCA Hybrid Chief: Pacifica Will Be Largest Hybrid Vehicle http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/fca-hybrid-chief-pacifica-will-largest-hybrid-vehicle/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/fca-hybrid-chief-pacifica-will-largest-hybrid-vehicle/#comments Mon, 18 Jan 2016 19:11:42 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1269289 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ global hybrid chief said that the newly announced Chrysler Pacifica minivan will be the largest vehicle for FCA’s new hybrid powertrain and that the gasoline and battery combo will be scalable to smaller cars. “This’ll be the largest footprint — in the Pacifica,” Michael Duhaime told us last week at the North American […]

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ global hybrid chief said that the newly announced Chrysler Pacifica minivan will be the largest vehicle for FCA’s new hybrid powertrain and that the gasoline and battery combo will be scalable to smaller cars. “This’ll be the largest footprint — in the Pacifica,” Michael Duhaime told us last week at the North American […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Investors Latest Headache for Volkswagen, New E-Class From $50K, and Dealers Surprised That You’re Surprised http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-investors-latest-headache-volkswagen-new-e-class-50k-dealers-surprised-youre-surprised/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-investors-latest-headache-volkswagen-new-e-class-50k-dealers-surprised-youre-surprised/#comments Mon, 18 Jan 2016 17:00:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1269257 Investors say Volkswagen should have told the world they were cheating earlier because then they could have bought more Apple stock. That, Mercedes-Benz prices new E-Class in Europe, BMW’s bigger i3 battery and Jeep soars in Europe … after the break! Investors lining up to sue Volkswagen in Germany Large shareholders of Volkswagen are considering a […]

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Investors say Volkswagen should have told the world they were cheating earlier because then they could have bought more Apple stock. That, Mercedes-Benz prices new E-Class in Europe, BMW’s bigger i3 battery and Jeep soars in Europe … after the break! Investors lining up to sue Volkswagen in Germany Large shareholders of Volkswagen are considering a […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Müller May Be On The Hot Seat, Crossover Racing, and Mazda’s CX-4 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-up-muller-may-be-on-the-hot-seat-crossover-racing-and-mazdas-cx-4/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-up-muller-may-be-on-the-hot-seat-crossover-racing-and-mazdas-cx-4/#comments Sun, 17 Jan 2016 17:06:40 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1268873 Porsche-Piech family is standing behind their man — which totally isn’t the kiss of death, right? That, Toyota’s completely nuts and it’s awesome and Mazda’s CX-4 breaks cover … after the break! Porsche-Piech family says Müller is their man, for now After a particularly disastrous trip to the United States, Volkswagen’s controlling family told sources […]

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Porsche-Piech family is standing behind their man — which totally isn’t the kiss of death, right? That, Toyota’s completely nuts and it’s awesome and Mazda’s CX-4 breaks cover … after the break! Porsche-Piech family says Müller is their man, for now After a particularly disastrous trip to the United States, Volkswagen’s controlling family told sources […]

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TTAC News Round-up: Investors Pump the Brakes, Daimler’s Dig, and Chapo’s Crapwagon http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-investors-pump-brakes-daimlers-dig-chapos-crapwagon/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/ttac-news-round-investors-pump-brakes-daimlers-dig-chapos-crapwagon/#comments Thu, 14 Jan 2016 18:09:07 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1266585 Investors aren’t necessarily drinking automakers’ Kool-Aid that 2016 will be full of beer and Skittles. That, the China-made Cadillac CT6 that’ll eventually get here, El Chapo’s cheapo getaway car and General Motors’ questions get down and dirty … after the break! Investors aren’t embracing automakers’ continued enthusiasm Even though automakers are boasting fatter bottom lines […]

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Investors aren’t necessarily drinking automakers’ Kool-Aid that 2016 will be full of beer and Skittles. That, the China-made Cadillac CT6 that’ll eventually get here, El Chapo’s cheapo getaway car and General Motors’ questions get down and dirty … after the break! Investors aren’t embracing automakers’ continued enthusiasm Even though automakers are boasting fatter bottom lines […]

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