Toyota Plans To Replace The Lithium-Ion Batteries

Let’s take our eyes off the Geneva Motor Show a little and take our attention to other important things – green cars. Toyota announced that they will begin to develop another project which would replace the lithium-ion battery technology. This may sound surprising considering the fact that the li-ion batteries will not enter mass production […]

’08 Geneva – BMW X5 Vision EfficientDynamics Hybrid Concept

BMW kept its promise and unveiled the X5 Vision EfficientDynamics Concept at the Geneva Motor Show and I am proud to say that we gave you a preview a few days ago. We also have to remind you that this concept car is a hybrid powered by a twin-turbo 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine. The green X5 […]

Mercedes S400 BlueHybrid Concept Will Use Li-Ion Battery

Let’s take a moment of our time to take a look to a car which is not related and will not show up for the Geneva Motor Show. The reason why we present you this Mercedes-Benz is that the German automaker has developed a new hybrid system. The new S400 BlueHybrid will be powered by […]

Italdesign Giugiaro Quaranta – ’08 Geneva Preview

Finally we get something we want – Italdesign Giugiaro has released high-res pics of the Quaranta Concept just before Geneva Motor Show. We’ve been expecting this for a long time for the concept based on the 1968 Bizzarrini Manta Concept for its looks and on the Toyota Prius for its engine. The Hybrid Synergy Drive […]

Detroit 2008: First phase of the Automotive X-Prize

The Automotive X-Prize contest will be held at the New York Show in March, although the 43 competitors will show up for a preliminary appearance at the Detroit Auto Show in January 2008. The main purpose of the teams fighting for the Auto X-Prize will be providing a production-capable vehicle that exceeds 100 mpg. Aptera, […]