Consumer Reports, despite not being overly thrilled with the Honda Insight earlier this year while reviewing the hybrid, names the most reliable new car based upon exhaustive feedback from subscribers.
Mercedes-Benz is getting ready to put on sale in the United States on Monday a new hybrid SUV, the ML450 Hybrid, which gets 21 MPG city/24 MPG highway.
The growing wave of electric vehicles is taking root on open waters as well, with boat builder Nimbus recently unveiling a 27-foot all-electric cruiser for consumers.
Suzuki and a fuel cell company recently unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show a concept scooter powered by fuel cell technology for a cleaner energy ride around town.
Ford is turning to another type of bio-material to continue a march towards more sustainable vehicles, this time adding wheat straw reinforced plastic to auto interiors.
Electric car manufacturer Wheego recently said its new Whip electric car is now available through a network of independent dealers around the United States.
The Electric Car Company, an electric car conversion firm, is unveiling shortly a full Porsche Boxster EV conversion said to hit 60 MPH in as little as 5.5 seconds.