2014 Chevy Volt Price Drops By $5,000

Anyone who has been following the saga of the Chevy Volt knows that the single biggest issue facing the plug-in hybrid is its high price. General Motors has said time and again it wants to lower the price of the Volt by as much as $10,000 for the next generation. For now, the 2014 Chevy Volt price has dropped by $5,000, meaning you can buy a 2014 Chevy Volt for under $30,000.

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2014 Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid Sales Expected To Double

Unlike some other niche sports car makers, who have resisted government mandates to build hybrid or electric cars, Porsche has fully embraced hybrid technology as a means to deliver even more performance. More importantly, customers are responding favorably, so much so that Porsche expects sales of the next-gen Panamera S E-Hybrid to double.

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VIA Motors Joins With PG&E On Neighborhood-Powering Pickup

Events like Hurricane Sandy have shown just how fragile our power grid has become. Deploying fuel-intensive diesel generators can be all but impossible when roads are impassable, but green truck builder VIA is teaming up with energy company PG&E to test pickup trucks with the potential to power entire neighborhoods with their huge battery packs.

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Volvo Solar Pavilion Concept Requires Ph.D in Spatial Mathematics to Re-fold

You’ll need a Ph.D in spatial mathematics to fold this Volvo solar Pavilion charging thing back into your trunk, and it will take up 2 or 3 parking spaces wherever you go. Still, people who are clueless think it’s “amazing”. I’m amazed those people can tie their own shoes.

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2013 Ford C-Max Energi Review

Nick Chambers didn’t just review the Ford C-Max Energi; he bought one. Read his review to find out why.

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Video: Jay Leno Checks Out The Cadillac ELR

Arguably the car the Chevy Volt should have been, the Cadillac ELR is a plug-in hybrid for discerning luxury car buyers. This sexy hunk of 21st century technology will set you back between $60,000 and $70,000, which is pocket change for a guy like Jay Leno. So it’s no surprise that the ELR showed up in Leno’s garage.

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Video: Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid Testing In Desert Heat

Being a Porsche, the 918 Spyder must undergo a million miles of testing, including seeing how the searing heat of Nevada affects the hybrid drivetrain of this supercar.

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Bosch Builds 740 hp, AWD, V12, Hybrid Aston Martin Supercar

In an effort to prove that hybrid technology and electric motors can improve the driving experience, automotive electronics supplier Bosch has built a 740 hp, all-wheel-drive, V12-powered Aston Martin hybrid supercar! Will it see production?

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