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Fisker Plans Hybrid Concept in Detroit

Fisker Plans Hybrid Concept in Detroit

Best-known for its limited-edition, high-performance sedans and coupes, California-based Fisker Coachbuild, is steering in a distinctly different direction, teaming up with the high-tech supplier, Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide to produce a line of premium plug-in hybrid vehicles. They...

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2007 Ford Edge

Ford Enlists Mamet for Edge Ads

Iconoclast writer and director David Mamet added to his resume this week. First, there were Glengarry Glen Ross, Hoffa, and The Untouchables. Now, add the Ford Edge to the... read more April 17, 2007 by  0


 
2007 Nissan Altima Hybrid

Nissan Plans New Batteries, Plug-Ins

Could the electric vehicle be poised for a comeback? A new joint venture between Nissan Motor Co., NEC Corporation, and its subsidiary, NEC TOKIN Corporation, could pave the... read more April 15, 2007 by  0


 
2005 Toyota Prius

Toyota Puts $2000 Spiff on Prius

With fuel prices at or near record levels, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., is offering new “Eco-Nomic savings bonus” incentives on 2007 Toyota Prius models. Cuts of as much... read more April 4, 2007 by  0


 
2007 Cadillac Escalade

Have Carmakers Lost the CO2 Argument?

The U.S. Supreme Court may have sounded the death knell for the large sport-utility vehicle and set theU.S. on a path that will require carmakers to sell smaller, lighter... read more April 3, 2007 by  0


 
2008 smart fortwo

Smart Open for Business – Sort Of

Looking to buy a new smart fortwo, the pint-sized European city car finally set to make its belatedU.S. debut? Get your credit card ready as the DaimlerChrysler division will... read more April 2, 2007 by  0


 
2008 Cadillac CTS

Cadillac Lights the Way with New CTS

Think of Cadillac and the image you’re most likely to come up with is that of the classic, finned Eldorado, with its long, lean taillights. Lighting has played an important... read more March 28, 2007 by  0


 
2008 Cadillac CTS

Cadillac CTS Goes Euro-Diesel

The 2008 Cadillac CTS had its world debut at theDetroit show in January, but Cadillac saved the news of a new diesel engine for the CTS for the Geneva show. The new engine is... read more March 6, 2007 by  0


 
2007 Ford Fusion

Signs of Life at Ford?

Ford's sales were down 13 percent in February, but it could be there are signs, like crocuses popping up through the snows of March, of momentum at the struggling automaker... read more March 1, 2007 by  0


 
2007 Ford Harley-Davidson F-150

Feb. Sales: Will Detroit Drop Under 50?

If domestic-brand auto sales finish the month as expected today, foreign-branded cars could account for more than 50 percent of all vehicles sold in theU.S. for the month... read more February 28, 2007 by  0


 
Robert Stempel 2007

Bob Stempel on the Hydrogen Prius

Those who have been around the business a while remember Bob Stempel as Chevrolet chief engineer, Pontiac and then Chevrolet general manager, VP of the... read more February 22, 2007 by  0


 
2005 Toyota Prius

Cash Back on the Prius?

Toyota has begun to offer some rebates on its Prius hybrid. The rebates began in late January and are part of a broader campaign to sell more Priuses to American consumers... read more February 8, 2007 by  0


 
2007 Ford Edge

Yeah Yeah Yeah? Ford Goes Podcasting

You know you’re getting old when a) you ask, “Who the hell is that?” when someone asks about a new band, and b) when you’re considering buying a crossover vehicle... read more January 31, 2007 by  0


 
Alan Mulally

Mulally Fights for Ford Turnaround

In the wake of its massive $12.7 billion loss in 2006, Ford's new chief executive officer Alan Mulally is struggling against forces that have hampered reform inside the... read more January 29, 2007 by  0


 
RIck Wagoner 2006 Paris Show

GM Restating Some Earnings

General Motors will delay its year-end earnings report while it calculates the extent of a series of accounting errors that could add an extra $450 million to $600 million to... read more January 25, 2007 by  0


 
2007 Ford Edge HySeries

Edge HySeries: Plug-In, Hybrid, Fuel Cell

Ford says its new HySeries concept is a first in the world of green cars. The concept, on display inWashington D.C., is the world’s first driveable fuel-cell plug-in... read more January 22, 2007 by  0


 

 
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