Red Bull has just announced a new title sponsorship tie-up with Aston Martin, and I think it’s a prelude to a branded engine deal with Mercedes-Benz. Find out why, here …
When I wrote The Car List, I ranked Tesla at number 16 of 25. The first question I got was predictable: Why is Tesla Ranked So Low?
Welcome to our new series, The Car List. This list exists to answer the question every gear head must answer: what car should I buy?
Drawdown, edited by Paul Hawken, analyzed 100 ideas for mitigating climate change be reducing or eliminating the sources of carbon pollution. Elecrtric cars is #49.
When Biker Chicks Drive Cars Fiat cut me loose on the streets of LA in a 2016 500e to see if it could be as fun around town as it is on the track. I’ve driven both manual & automatic 500s, and a broad range of other electric cars. None of them as fun as […]
Elon Musk has been getting a lot of criticism from the left lately about sitting on two Trump councils. Why is he doing this?
This is not sponsored content. This is California Desperation. At a time when the CEO of Exxon is being tapped for Secretary of State and the outgoing President has to ban the destruction Putin & Tillerson are eager to unleash on the Arctic Circle and anywhere else they can, everyone who possibly can should be […]
Last month, the Koch Brothers agreed to put up $10,000,000 to help promote fossil fuels. A few weeks later, some of that money has already bought favorable press exposure for them.
Two professors at the University of Bath say electric cars won’t save humanity. They suggest we need to stop riding around in personal transportation devices and start walking and riding bikes to get where we are going. Fat chance?
In a bid to buy back trust from US diesel buyers, Volkswagen is offering a $500 Visa gift card to qualifying 2.0 TDi owners.
Bike lanes offer a safe, healthy way to get to work without polluting the air we all breathe- but do they also violate the free exercise of religion?
Growing up, life is full if a lot of “firsts” that we can somehow always seem to remember, be they influential on the rest of our life or not. My first kiss was a girl named Heather, my first car was a Mercury Villager minivan, and the first concert I attended was Ozzfest, the summer […]
This is not going to be your typical “Chris complains that hydrogen cars are inefficient and silly” story. No, today I want to take some time and complain about the Toyota’s seeming lack of enthusiasm for its own product. The Toyota Mirai has managed to take a technology a lot of people should be excited […]
What steps should Tesla take to get back on track and make sure its going to be around in the long term?
Tesla has maintained a tight hold on its spare parts supply, and while it may protect the car’s image, what does it mean for aftermarket tuners?
To launch its 2015 Acura TLX sports sedan, Acura chose a Sex Pistols cover of a Paul Anka song, begging the question: has anything ever been LESS punk rock?
Originally posted on CleanTechnica By Stephen Grinwis The Honeymoon I’m not going to lie. I loved my Camaro at first. It was fast. It was loud. It was beautiful. It was the embodiment of the North American automotive enthusiast’s dreams. I’d always wanted a muscle car from the time I was little. I’d been sold […]
The product planners behind the 2015 Jeep Renegade want you to think of it as “a Genuine Jeep”, but can a Renegade that’s made in Italy really be authentic?
American pickup trucks have gotten more and more fuel efficient, and yet no automaker seems ready to commit to build hybrid pickups. Why?
Outrage: an LA County Deputy’s patrol car drifted into the bike lane and killed a prominent LA businessman while checking his email. Won’t face charges.