Nissan Leaf Passes Chevy Volt in Sales Race (w/ video)

The Chevy Volt is an electric car 90% of the time, and only runs on gas when it “needs to”. That’s all well and good, but Chevy doesn’t seem to understand that what electric car buyers want is an electric car, NOT a compromise. Nissan gets it, and the Nissan Leaf is out-selling the Chevy Volt.

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Bob Lutz Wants to Reanimate Fisker's Sexy Corpse w/ V8 Power

There’s significant demand for the Bob Lutz-backed Fisker Karma V8 conversions, especially now that Fisker, the company, doesn’t look particularly suited to provide parts and/or technical support for their existing hybrid powertrains. So his interest in Fisker getting bailed out makes sense. That said, it’s specifically because of Lutz’ involvement that I hope the whole enterprise crashes and burns.

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A Melting Pot of Frustration – Occupy Boston

The Occupy movement has spread beyond Wall St. to encompass most major U.S. cities, and many protesters are frustrated by the lack of accountability by the major corporations that contributed to both the recent financial disaster and decades of ecological pillaging. Andrew Meggison visited the Occupy Boston camp for a ground-level look at this grassroots movement.

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GM's Opel Junior Could Come to US as Mini, Fiat 500 Fighter

Is there a Junior in your future? If reports coming out of Germany are to be believed, then GM is

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