What will your city look like in the year 2030? I make my predictions for New Britain, CT, and things are looking bright for this former manufacturing hub.
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The state of Connecticut is hoping to get more electric cars on the road with rebates – but not for people who BUY EVs, rebates for dealers who SELL them!
Westport Electric Car Club will be hosting the 2nd annual Electric Car Rally on Sunday, May 4th in Westport, CT, which will include a 40 mile drive route.
This car you see here is the Lexus CT200h F Sport Hybrid, and I want to get one thing perfectly, utterly, unmistakably clear before we get too far into this review. That one thing is this: when I picked up my drop dead, melt-your-socks gorgeous attorney for dinner in the Lexus F Sport last week, […]
Lexus first started talking up the possibility of a sportier, more aggressive hybrid luxury sedan two years ago, when they trademarked “CT300h” and “CT400h” to go along with their then-new CT200h hybrid luxo-hatch. We may not have gotten the 300 HP, V8-engined super hybrid that the “400h” moniker suggested (or that Acura, clearly, expected), but […]
Honda has been providing limited leasing of its Honda Fit electric vehicle on the United States west coast for seven months, and they now intend to offer it on the east coast. It will be available in the state of Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and New York.
While hopes for a high-speed rail line connecting California cities seem to be on life support, New England could be the new home of a high-speed rail line. Even though Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) faces a $161 million budget deficit this year and another $100 million budget deficit next year, this project is getting more attention and support.
Are electric cars really that difficult for consumers to comprehend? Apparently so. That’s why this morning, GE and Nissan have inked a deal to make electric vehicles “easier to use and more consumer friendly.” Which, as it turns out, means a whole lotta infrastructure upgrades.
It’s no secret that Toyota is planning to add production versions of its Prius c subcompact and Prius v micro van concepts to its growing Prius sub-brand. The latest news out of Toyota, though, suggests that a new (previously unseen) 2-door coupe may emerge hot on the heels of those 2 new Prii as early as […]
I didn’t quite understand the CT 200 h when it first came out, and openly teased the Lexus guys when they trotted out a heavily breathed-upon CT 200h hybrid at this year’s Chicago Auto Show in a bid to gain some “cred” for their wonky luxo-hatch. I wasn’t the only one, it seems, who felt […]