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Kelley Blue Book’s Top 10 Green Cars For 2011

Kelley Blue Book’s Top 10 Green Cars For 2011

When editors of Kelley Blue Book prepared to select the “Top 10 Green Cars for 2011,” KBB’s annual listing of the most fuel-efficient cars, they sought to balance what buyers want in today’s cars – safety, creature comforts and driving enjoyment – with fuel... read more

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2011 Toyota Prius

Japanese Earthquake Halts Production Of Some Small Cars, Popular Hybrids For U.S. Market

While the world watches unfolding events surrounding rescue and recovery operations in Japan following the 9.0 magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami March 11, we here... read more March 16, 2011 by  0


 
2010 Honda Civic GX natural-gas vehicle

2011 Greenest Vehicles List: A Baker’s Dozen of Diverse Cars

Think you know the greenest cars motoring down the road for 2011? You may be right in some of your picks, but a few others may surprise you. In its 14th annual environmental... read more February 27, 2011 by  3


 
1997 Honda Civic LX

Robotics Professor Converts Honda Civics To Electric

A robotics professor in Pittsburgh has designed a kit for the Honda Civic. It doesn't transform it into an exotic looking supercar, but it can make it run on electricity... read more February 20, 2011 by  0


 
North American Car of the Year

2011 Detroit Show: The North American Car of the Year Is...?

While High Gear Media preps for the opening salvo at the 2011 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), we're also preparing for Monday's announcement of the 2011 North... read more January 8, 2011 by  4


 
2012 Ford Focus Electric

Ford Unveils Focus Electric at Consumer Electronics Show

Ford utilized the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to unveil the Dearborn, Michigan automaker’s first 100-percent electric car, the all-new Focus Electric... read more January 8, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Fisker Karma

Chirp, Bruup, or Artificial Engine Sound -- Will You Know an EV Is Approaching

Here at Family Car Guide, we were all atwitter at the news late last month that the Senate and House both passed the Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act of 2010. Now it awaits... read more January 5, 2011 by  9


 
Nissan Leaf Carwings feature

Nissan Makes Range-Anxiety Fun With 'Carwings' For The 2011 Leaf

If Farmville has taught us anything -- and sadly, it's taught us plenty -- it's that people will carry out even the most repetitive, mundane chores as long as there's a shiny... read more December 28, 2010 by  0


 
2010 Hyundai Elantra LPI Hybrid, sold in South Korea only

Three Major Factors Drive Consumers' Choice of Cars

Despite all the media attention over hybrids and electrics, when it comes to consumers’ choice of cars – family cars included – it still boils down to three... read more December 10, 2010 by  2


 
2011 Nissan Leaf

2011 Nissan Leaf: Unplugged, it Tours

2011 Nissan Leaf:  Unplugged On Tour At the Midwest Automotive Media Association's 2010 Fall Rally, Nissan introduced its no-tailpipe emissions Leaf.  This 100-mile range... read more November 30, 2010 by  1


 
2011 Hyundai Elantra

Today at High Gear Media: Hyundai Goes Green, Leaf Wins Big

Is Hyundai about to overtake Honda as the world's greenest carmaker? [GreenCarReports] As we did, European journalists have named the 2011 Nissan Leaf their Car of the Year... read more November 29, 2010 by  1


 
2010 Cadillac Urban Luxury Concept

Do Families Still Go To Auto Shows?

Back in the day -- translation, when I was a kid – my family couldn’t wait for the auto show season to come around. I'm from Michigan, home of the original Big... read more November 24, 2010 by  5


 
2011 Chevrolet Volt

Chevrolet, Ford, Honda, Mercedes-Benz, And Toyota Named Nielsen Finalists For Green Marketing

Like any trend, the "green" movement has fallen in and out of favor, but for the past few years, it's been especially popular -- maybe as popular as it was when it first... read more November 15, 2010 by  3


 
TCC Best Car to Buy 2011

TCC's Best Car to Buy 2011: Green Cars

Whatever your color of politics might be, red or blue, there's little doubt you've been teased by the notion of green cars. Environmentally concerned drivers want the same... read more November 11, 2010 by  1


 
2011 Honda CR-Z 3dr CVT EX w/Navi Side Exterior View

The EPA's Top 10 Fuel-Efficient Cars (And Some for the Family)

Sometimes, you need to replace the family car. Saving money on gas is certainly one consideration that comes into play. There's more advice available to you now, as the... read more November 11, 2010 by  3


 
2011 Nissan Leaf

Today at High Gear Media: Holiday Driving, Trashed Porsches

Thanksgiving is creeping up on us--and so are gas prices, in advance of the biggest travel holiday of the year. [TheCarConnection] Naked and armed is no way to go through... read more November 8, 2010 by  0


 

 
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