The Volkswagen Up! is getting a 50% power boost in its latest update, making it a much hotter hatch for enthusiast drivers!
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The Tesla Model S is a clever, fast machine- but it could be better, and Unplugged Performance has joined with BBS Wheels for another functional upgrade.
Mitsubishi showed off an updated 2014 Mitsubishi iMiEV that featured a leather interior, matte paint, nicer alloys, and a price tag half what it once was!
Mitsubishi’s tiny MiEV electric car has always been cute, but when I first checked it out at the Chicago Auto Show back in 2012, the high price, chintzy interior, and general lack of interior refinement in a car with a nearly $30,000 price tag made it a bit of a no-go … and it seems […]
Truck owners represent a huge chunk of all vehicle traffic, and – when it comes to gas prices – they’re in a tougher spot than the guy driving a big luxury sedan or sportscar. They need a truck, in other words, to get to work or just get by, whereas the guy in the Viper […]
It’s not easy to make a 1973 Opel GT sexier than it already is – but ripping out the engine to install an electric motor is a pretty good start, and that’s exactly what Texans Charlie and Tamara did! The married couple bought the Opel three years ago, and have been working to make the 70’s coupe into a forward-looking EV ever since.
UK-based Ashwoods Automotive has introduced a new bolt-on electric drive system that converts ICE-only commercial vans into stop-start hybrids, cutting overall fuel consumption by as much as 25%, depending on a vehicle’s driving cycle. Ashwoods’ hybrid system consists of an electric motor/generator and the company’s Intelligent Power Pack Module (IPPM), which contains the li-ion battery […]