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Ferrari F150 details leaked

Posted on 04 February 2013 by Tony Santos

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The successor of the legendary Ferrari Enzo has been on the run for quite sometimes now, however, there has been no solid proof that it’s in the works until a private showing event has lead into major details about the codenamed Ferrari F150. Continue reading “Ferrari F150 details leaked” »

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Hybrid Cars – A Glimpse into the Future?

Posted on 23 October 2012 by Tony Santos

As environmental issues have become more and more prominent, there has been increasing pressure on car manufacturers to alter the way in which they power their vehicles. Continue reading “Hybrid Cars – A Glimpse into the Future?” »

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Peugeot’s Diesel-Electric Hybrid Supercar Onyx Concept

Posted on 18 October 2012 by Tony Santos

Peugeot Onyx Car Concept

So here’s the answer to your superpower green car cravings and you’ll surely drool over its aesthetics inside and out, meet Peugeot’s Onyx concept green supercar. Continue reading “Peugeot’s Diesel-Electric Hybrid Supercar Onyx Concept” »

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Porsche 918 Spyder sets 7min 14sec lap at Nürburgring Nordschleife

Posted on 26 September 2012 by Tony Santos

Porsche 918 Spyder sets 7min 14sec lap at Nürburgring Nordschleife

The latest Porsche 918 Spyder have just officially took a lap at Germany’s famous Nürburgring Nordschleife for just 7min 14sec making the new hybrid supercar one of the fastest petrol-electric on the track. Continue reading “Porsche 918 Spyder sets 7min 14sec lap at Nürburgring Nordschleife” »

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Lexus intros 2013 RX 450h in the UK

Posted on 28 August 2012 by Tony Santos

Lexus intros 2013 RX 450h in the UK

The 2013 Lexus RX 450h has just been dropped in the UK where it will be available in four solid models namely the SE, F SPORT, Luxury and Premiere. The entry-level SE version has a starting price of 44,495 pounds OTR. For that price you’ll have a 2013 RX 450h running a 18-inch 5-spoke alloy wheels with 235/60 R18 tires and loud interior 9-speaker audio system and a leather upholstery with 8-way electrically-adjustable heated front seats. Continue reading “Lexus intros 2013 RX 450h in the UK” »

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Why are hybrid cars a good investment?

Posted on 01 August 2012 by Tony Santos

Honda Insight Hybrid Car

Hybrid cars are a major force on the world market. Whereas once they were thought of as a gimmick that wouldn’t last, hybrid cars are fast becoming a serious alternative in a world of increased fuel costs and high environmental stakes. Continue reading “Why are hybrid cars a good investment?” »

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Honda Mugen CR-Z GT Twin-Turbo V6 Race Car

Posted on 12 July 2012 by Tony Santos

Honda Mugen CR-Z GT Twin-Turbo V6 Race Car

Honda collaborates with Mugen to let out a new CR-Z GT racing car powered by a twin-turbo 2.8-liter V6 engine fitted with a especially developed hybrid system. The latest Honda Mugen CR-Z GT boasting an aggressive body kit is capable of producing 122 hp and 128 lb-ft of torque. Continue reading “Honda Mugen CR-Z GT Twin-Turbo V6 Race Car” »

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Bugatti working on a hybrid Veyron successor

Posted on 03 July 2012 by Tony Santos

2012 Geneva Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse

Bugatti’s Chief Engineer, Jens Schulenburg told AutoExpress –“We are working on the next super-sports car,” presumably the successor for Veyron. The report suggests a much lighter, faster super sports car, not to mention that it could be utilizing a hybrid technology on its system. Continue reading “Bugatti working on a hybrid Veyron successor” »

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Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid EV to be debuted in Paris Motor Show 2012

Posted on 26 June 2012 by Tony Santos

2012-Mitsubishi-Outlander PHEV

Mitsubishi teased the world with its PX-MiEV plug-in crossover SUV concept back in 2009 during the Tokyo Motor Show, Unfortunately, the automaker keeps itself mum for the green-inspired vehicle to match Ford C-MAX Energi, Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid and other PHEVs introduced on the event. Luckily, Mitsubishi has just released a press release in the United Kingdom announcing that the brand will remain aggressive to its new, global and green generation of cars, including “the world introduction of the all-new Outlander Plug-In Hybrid EV.” Continue reading “Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid EV to be debuted in Paris Motor Show 2012” »

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Toyota Prius is now the world’s third bestselling model report says

Posted on 04 June 2012 by Tony Santos

Extended family of four-model lineup with the Prius C, Prius V, Prius plug-in hybrid and the ‘standard’ Prius all count under the sales of the ‘Prius’ name, crowns the Toyota Prius to be officially the world’s third bestselling car in the first quarter of 2012. Almost but not quite, for the automaker as we believe it should be the lineup overall. Continue reading “Toyota Prius is now the world’s third bestselling model report says” »

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