Electric Cars

Lexus GS Teaser, Buick Regal GS and Cadillac ATS: Car News Headlines
Lexus GS Teaser, Buick Regal GS and Cadillac ATS: Car News Headlines

Toyota has released a teaser image of the 2012 Toyota Camry. Now we know what half of the front end looks like. [TheCarConnection] As Lexus prepares to reveal the 2013 GS, it's teased its fans with the image above. [SocialCarNews] Cadillac has confirmed production of the XTS full-size luxury sedan...Read More»

BMW i3 Concept
2013 BMW i3, 2012 Ford Edge, BFGoodrich: Today's Car News

The 2012 Ford Edge with the 2.0-liter Ecoboost is officially rated at 30 mpg by the EPA. [TheCarConnection] Having trouble tracking your teen? OnStar's Family Link could be the answer to your problem. [FamilyCarGuide] BFGoodrich wants you to pick who will drive in the Baja 1000. [SocialCarNews]...Read More»

2012 Mazda CX-5
Ford Recall, 2012 Mazda CX-5, 2012 Audi A6: Car News Headlines

Ford is recalling over one million trucks due to a major fuel tank flaw. [TheCarConnection] Want to see the live reveal of the 2013 Lexus GS? Like Lexus on Facebook. [SocialCarNews] Top Gear says it can put whatever it wants into its films. [AllCarsElectric] Mazda has revealed the 2012 CX-5, which...Read More»

2011 Ford Edge
New 54-MPG Gas Mileage Rules, Audi and Eminem, BMW i3 and i8: Car News Headlines

President Obama has announced new fuel economy standards that will come into effect by 2025. Are you ready for 54 mpg? [TheCarConnection] Take a look at what's under the hood of the BMW i3 electric car and i8 plug-in hybrid. [GreenCarReports] A cop pulling a DARE truck has been arrested and charged...Read More»

2012 Honda CR-V Concept
BMW's i3 and i8 Electric Cars, 2012 Honda CR-V: This Week In Reverse

Honda has shown a concept of its upcoming 2012 CR-V, which we'll be driving later this year. [TheCarConnection] BMW as we know it is about to change: the company has taken the wraps off its upcoming i3 electric car and i8 plug-in hybrid. [GreenCarReports] Infiniti continues the to tease us by...Read More»

BMW i Launch Event, Frankfurt, July 2011
2012 Ford Focus, BMW i, 2013 Infiniti JX: Car News Headlines

Ford can't ramp up Focus production due to a component supplier issue. [TheCarConnection] BMW has finally unveiled the i3 electric car and i8 plug-in hybrid. [GreenCarReports] Infiniti continues the JX strip tease with a fourth teaser photo of the luxury crossover. [FamilyCarGuide] Did you know...Read More»

BMW i Launch Event, Frankfurt, July 2011
BMW i3 And i8 Concepts: Live Photos From Frankfurt Debut

In the not too distant future BMW will be launching a whole range of environmentally friendly vehicles grouped under its new “i” division, the first of which will be an electric compact hatch dubbed the i3. Today, at a special press conference in Frankfurt, Germany, BMW took the wraps...Read More»

100 Years of Chevrolet
A 28-MPG Ford Explorer, Hyundai Azera, Chevy Turns 100: Car News Headlines

The 2012 Ford Explorer's Ecoboost four-cylinder earns a class-leading 28-mpg EPA highway rating. [TheCarConnection] As it turns out, car buyers want better fuel economy without paying for it. Sound familiar? [GreenCarReports] Chevrolet is turning 100 and wants you to vote for your favorite Chevy of...Read More»

2011 Chevrolet Cruze
2012 Honda Pilot, Chevy Diesel Cruze, Leaf Charging: Car News Headlines

Honda is giving the 2012 Pilot a refresh with a new grille and upgraded interior. [TheCarConnection] Dodge is set to offer a supercharger on the 2012 Charger and Challenger SRT8. [MotorAuthority] The 2011 Porsche Sport Drive is getting butts in seats. [SocialCarNews] Nissan dealers are offering...Read More»

2011 Nissan Leaf
2011 Nissan Leaf Earns Five-Star Crash Safety Rating

Safety ratings are important considerations for any family car purchase, so it’s welcome news that the five-passenger 2011 Nissan Leaf has now earned a five-star safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). While Nissan touts the Leaf’s five-star status...Read More»

2012 Ford Fusion Hybrid
Ford Touts Reliability Of Fusion Hybrid, Escape Hybrid

Here’s an interesting fact that may just help you win a trivia challenge someday: your odds of experiencing an issue with a battery cell in a Ford hybrid are 8.5 million to 1. Those are the same odds as being struck by lightning – twice. Ford wants consumers to know that its hybrid...Read More»

1977 AMC Pacer: possibly the world's most original
AMC Pacer, Groupon, 2012 Scion iQ, Porsche: Car News Headlines

We slide behind the wheel of the 2012 Scion iQ to bring you our first drive impressions. [TheCarConnection] This is the world's most original AMC Pacer. [MotorAuthority] Here is why Groupon works for cupcakes but not for Cadillacs. [SocialCarNews] Drivers have bad dog habits in the car...Read More»

Robert Himler's Underground Racing Gallardo shoots flames
Ford Recalls, Ferrari IPO, 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-In: Car News Headlines

Ford is recalling the Ranger, Excursion, E-Series, and F-Series for a lighting issue. [TheCarConnection] Our sister site MotorAuthority has launched a redesign with new features and a slicker interface. [MotorAuthority] What do you want to know about the 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid?...Read More»

AAA's Mobile Electric Vehicle Charging truck
AAA To Offer Quick Charging For Stranded Electric Car Drivers

For years, AAA has been the very first call made by drivers with car trouble. Whether it was a dead battery, a flat tire or an empty gas tank, help from a AAA representative was just a phone call away. Now, as electric cars begin to increase in popularity, AAA is unveiling new tools to aid the...Read More»

Bentley Continental Supersports Convertible ISR and Derek Bell, New York Auto Show, April 2011
Benz Diesels, Bentley's SUV, 2012 Nissan Leaf: Car News Headlines

The 2012 Benz ML350 BlueTec clean diesel will pay back its price premium in less than three and a half years, Mercedes says. [TheCarConnection] The CEO of Bentley has confirmed plans for an SUV: cue the doom-y music? [MotorAuthority] A report says the 2012 Chevrolet Impala will get an EPA-rated 30...Read More»

2012 Lexus LFA Nurburgring Package
2013 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible, Paris Hilton, Ford, Tuatara: Car News Headlines

A convertible will join the new Beetle lineup next spring as a 2013 model. [TheCarConnection] Paris Hilton receives a Lexus LFA from ex-boyfriend and exchanges it for a different color. [MotorAuthority] Hilarious explanation for plug-in cars with Xtranormal animation. [GreenCarReports] Car2go is...Read More»

Toyota Prius Plug-In
Are Plug-In Hybrids Important? #YouTellUs

The battle of the hybrids has become more complicated over the past year, and the complications aren't about to stop. It used to be you either bought a hybrid or you didn't. Now you can buy a hybrid, plug-in hybrid, electric car, or conventional gasoline-powered vehicle. But are all these options...Read More»

Toyota Prius Plug-In
Are Plug-In Hybrids A Waste Of Time? #YouTellUs

There's a war going on in the automotive universe, a battle between the plug-in hybrids and fully-electric cars. But which side is right, and does it matter? Nissan has launched the fully-electric Leaf hatchback while Chevrolet has launched the Volt, which is being advertised as an electric car...Read More»

car2go Smart ForTwo Electric Drive at Pacific Beach
Car2go To Have North America’s First All-Electric Fleet In San Diego

San Diego residents and tourists looking for a quick trip to Pacific Beach, Balboa Park, Torrey Pines, the Gaslight District or other local attractions or destinations have a new option: one of the 300 Smart ForTwo EDs in car2go’s all-electric carsharing fleet. Of course, there are a few...Read More»

The Car Connection Daily Headlines
I agree to receive emails from the site. I can withdraw my consent at any time by unsubscribing.
Thank you! Please check your email for confirmation.