Browsing the "Los Angeles Auto Show" Tag

LA Auto Show: The Green Car Of The Year Is The 2013 Ford Fusion

November 30th, 2012 | by Susanna Schick

Nope, it's not the Tesla Model S, lauded as CAR of the year (not just green) by everyone from Motor Trend to...many more. The award for Green Car of the Year came with a few caveats-primarily sales volume. Green Car Journal Editor Ron Cogan was adamant that this award be given to the car likely to get the most wheels to the ground. Sales volume matters a lot when determining which car will have the most significant impact in reducing


LA Auto Show: Fisker Karma Phones It In Via Google

November 29th, 2012 | by Susanna Schick

I'm not sure what it takes to get a time slot in the jam-packed schedule at the LA Auto Show media days, but I think having something new to announce is pretty much a requirement. So it's no surprise that Fisker chose to have a Q&A on Google Hangout livestreamed via YouTube instead of the usual fanfare. This actually makes more sense for a company still experiencing severe growing pains


LA Auto Show: Hyundai Talks About The Veloster C3 And The Future Of Alt-Fuels

November 28th, 2012 | by Susanna Schick

I sat down with Hyundai's Frank Ahrens to talk about the new HyundaiVeloster C3 (short for Convertible 3 door) Concept and their take on the future of sustainable transportation (hint, it's wet). Designed in Southern California, with an aim at capturing more of the elusive Gen Y market that continues to elude the grasp of the world's automakers.


Audi Planning Affordable 282 MPG “1.0-litre Car”

November 28th, 2012 | by Christopher DeMorro

It is hard to believe that automakers once obsessed with gas-guzzling monster SUVs are now making incredible strides towards previously unthinkable fuel efficiency. An Audi executive revealed that the German automaker is working on a project known as the “1.0-litre car” that will seat four people and deliver up to 282 mpg


BMW i3 Coupe Concept Unveiled Ahead Of LA Auto Show

November 27th, 2012 | by Christopher DeMorro

Though BMW has yet to officially begin selling its i-brand of electric vehicles, the German automaker isn’t done teasing consumers with cool EV concepts. Behold the latest pure electric vehicle, the BMW i3 Coupe Concept. The i3 Coupe Concept will make its official debut later this week at the L.A. Auto Show


Fiat 500 EV Debuts, Details Still Lacking

November 19th, 2012 | by Christopher DeMorro

Fiat has been bullish on re-entering the American car market, and sales of the compact Fiat 500 have been steadily gaining steam. Next up is an electric version of the Fiat 500, set to debut at the L.A. Auto Show next week as the officially-named Fiat 500e


2012 Green Car Of The Year Finalists Announced

November 2nd, 2011 | by Christopher DeMorro

The 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show is just a few weeks away. So are the 2012 Green Car of the Year awards. Many big names are in contention this year sporting a wide range of technologies including diesel, natural gas, hybrid and electric vehicles. So who are this year’s contenders? Click the jump to find out



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