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Geneva 2013: Kia Provo Hybrid Is A Sporty Application Of Fuel-Saving Technology

Remember when Kia sucked? It wasn’t so long ago that the Korean car maker was synonymous with cheap, unimpressive cars. These days though, Kia is riding a wave of enthusiasm for their distinct and well-made products, and this has given the brand the confidence to stick its neck out with some eye-catching concepts. The Kia Provo Hybrid could point the way towards a sporty application of fuel-saving technology in Kia’s first sports car.

Mitsubishi To Debut Plug-In Hybrid Diesel Pickup At Geneva

As of right now, the most fuel efficient pickup in America is the V6-powered Ram 1500, and the only hybrid pickup is the 2013 Chevy Silverado, which has a $40,000 price tag. So it’s safe to say the market for fuel efficient trucks is definitely wide open. So why Mitsubishi chose Geneva as the place to debut a hybrid-diesel pickup concept, we don’t know, but it sounds like the truck that America desperately needs.

February 14th

Ferrari Hybrid Supercar Gets Teased in Weird Instagram Post

Ferrari has impressed over and over again with their emissions-reducing technology advancements and news of their hybrid drivetrain development. More recently, Ferrari has been in the news with buzz surrounding its upcoming Ferrari hybrid supercar, which was dubbed the F150 and teased via Ferrari’s official Instagram feed shown here. The Ferrari F150 (yes, I realize […]

February 10th

Nissan Hi-Cross A Green SUV? Maybe!

Nissan is looking to broaden its product range with a new hybrid prototype, named the Hi-Cross. The study was unveiled in Geneva, with future production versions meant to reach dealerships under the Juke, Qashqai, and Murano names. Modify, Modify, Modify The Hi-Cross based off a highly modified C-Platform (think the X-Trail). The study is 183” […]

March 8th

Toyota's FT-Bh is a Light, Efficient Tease

Toyota is a bit of a tease; they’ll be showing off their ultra-light hybrid concept car in Geneva, but they keep letting just a little bit more information slip. The name of the car – the FT-Bh – stands for “Future Toyota B-segment hybrid.” Super, Super Light Body One of the awesome points Toyota has […]

February 25th

Opel Unveils New Ampera – And it Looks Really Good

I wasn’t expecting to be impressed with the new Opel Ampera (the Chevy Volt’s European cousin). In fact, I was convinced I would find something dull, unimaginative and lacking in technical innovation. [social_buttons] But instead, I believe that I’ve actually found the only serious contender to replace the Audi A3 TDI that’s sitting on my driveway […]

March 4th