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Researchers: Heat From Exhaust Could Be Harnessed For Improved MPG

Researchers: Heat From Exhaust Could Be Harnessed For Improved MPG

If you've ever crept along in gridlock and noticed the floor of your car getting a little warm, or 'seen' all the heat energy escaping from a hot exhaust pipe on a cold day, you know that exhaust systems send a lot of heat right out the tailpipe—heat that could potentially be put to use. What... read more

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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


 
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


 
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


 
2011 Nissan Leaf

10 Best Candidate Cities for EVs

Think you know the most ideal cities for electric vehicle (EV) commutes? Although there’s a lot of publicity over the all-new 100-percent electric 2011 Nissan Leaf... read more November 5, 2010 by  1


 
Nissan LEAF

Hotel Chain Elements Installs EV Car Charging Stations for Guests

The new eco-friendly hotel brand Elements is plugging into guests with electric cars, by installing EV charging stations at its locations. When the first one opened at the... read more November 2, 2010 by  0


 
2011 Nissan Leaf

Are Hybrids and Electric Vehicles "Overhyped?"

Forget about the headlines and excitement around the impending delivery of the long-awaited Chevrolet Volt plug-in extended range hybrid and the Nissan Leaf plug-in EV, and... read more October 29, 2010 by  1


 
EcoTality  Fast Charge Render

BP To Install Electric Car Chargers at Its Gas Stations

BP has agreed to install fast-chargers for electric cars in gas stations in Nashville and several other Tennessee cities. In addition to being the home of country music... read more October 24, 2010 by  0


 
2011 Nissan Leaf

Can The 2011 Leaf Reinvent Nissan?

Quick – what auto companies spring to mind when you think of the most environmentally-conscious vehicles? There’s Toyota, whose Prius snagged the eco-friendly... read more October 19, 2010 by  6


 
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Catch High Gear Media on Fox Car Report Today

Looking around for something to do this afternoon at 3 p.m. EST? Can't leave the desk? Do you have earbuds at hand, by any chance? Tune in to FoxNews' Strategy Room online... read more October 7, 2010 by  7


 
2011 Nissan Leaf

The Electrics Are Coming: Is There a Charge Point in Your Home's Future?

Like it or not – and many consumers are still in the wait-and-see category – the wave of electric vehicles is about to sweep the country. At least, that’s... read more September 27, 2010 by  0


 
2011 Nissan Leaf

Today in Car News: Leaf and Lance, McLaren and Car Czars

Lance Armstrong could be in for a world of legal nightmares with new doping allegations, but Nissan thinks he's still the guy to front some 2011 Leaf marketing... read more September 7, 2010 by  0


 
From Nissan's 'Innovation for All' campaign

Video: Nissan Shifts Strategy, Goes 'Geek Chic', Hires Trained Polar Bear

We've seen lots of ads from Nissan -- some effective*, others, not so much. Many of those commercials, both good and bad, have featured the "Shift" tagline, which aimed to... read more August 26, 2010 by  0


 
2011 Nissan Leaf

Today in Car News: Leaf Falls, Italia Crashes and In-N-Out with Zagat

If you're in line for a 2011 Nissan Leaf, you may have to wait even longer. Instead of 10,000 Leafs planned for sale before March, Nissan North America's now counting on... read more August 18, 2010 by  0


 
2011 Nissan Leaf

Feds Ramp Up Funding For Riskier Renewable Fuel Projects

How will we be fueling our cars 20 or 30 years from now? Will we plug in, as some of us soon will with EVs such as the 2011 Nissan Leaf, but not have to worry about battery... read more August 18, 2010 by  0


 

 
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