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1896 Armstrong Phaeton Hybrid Car Heading to Amelia Island Auction
1896 Armstrong Phaeton Hybrid Car Heading to Amelia Island Auction

6 Mar 2016, 16:04 UTC / More than a century before hybrid cars and regenerative braking entered the mainstream, the Armstrong Phaeton was just another car in a sea of cars

 
BMW Shows the 2016 Bicycle Line-Up
BMW Shows the 2016 Bicycle Line-Up

5 Mar 2016, 10:08 UTC / Here is the 2016 BMW bicycle range, comprising junior, city, and trail bikes, and a pedelec. Adult bikes now come in three frame sizes

 
2016 Kia Niro Makes European Debut at Geneva Motor Show
2016 Kia Niro Makes European Debut at Geneva Motor Show

2 Mar 2016, 16:54 UTC / The Kia Niro is a car of two firsts for the South Korean brand. One of them is its exclusive platform. Try to guess what the second first is all about

 
Hybrid and Diesel Alternatives to Plug-In Hybrid Vehicles
Hybrid and Diesel Alternatives to Plug-In Hybrid Vehicles

12 Feb 2016, 19:51 UTC / Plug-in hybrid vehicles can sometimes be a pain in the neck. That made us wonder what hybrid (and diesel) alternatives there are to PHEVs sold in the U.S.

 
Ghanaian Entrepreneur Builds Bamboo Bicycles
Ghanaian Entrepreneur Builds Bamboo Bicycles

6 Feb 2016, 13:13 UTC / Bernice Dapaah is the woman behind the Ghana Bamboo Bikes Initiative, a small factory that builds green bicycles with frames made of bamboo

 
2016 Honda Odyssey Sport Hybrid Goes on Sale in Japan
2016 Honda Odyssey Sport Hybrid Goes on Sale in Japan

5 Feb 2016, 16:08 UTC / If you're interested in this environmentally friendly minivan, tough luck - the Honda Odyssey Sport Hybrid is a JDM-only offering. At least for now...

 
Porsche’s Photovoltaic Pylon Is an Eco-Friendly Black Monolith
Porsche’s Photovoltaic Pylon Is an Eco-Friendly Black Monolith

5 Feb 2016, 15:12 UTC / Porsche is getting serious about making the Misson E happen by decade's end. Case in point - the Porsche photovoltaic pylon in Berlin

 
Cadillac ELR Won’t Have a Second Generation
Cadillac ELR Won’t Have a Second Generation

3 Feb 2016, 16:38 UTC / Cadillac president Johan de Nysschen let the cat out the bag - the ELR plug-in hybrid coupe won't live to see a second generation

 
2017 Chevrolet Volt Production Starts, Differences Are Minimal over the 2016 MY
2017 Chevrolet Volt Production Starts, Differences Are Minimal over the 2016 MY

2 Feb 2016, 11:02 UTC / At long last, availability for the second-generation Chevrolet Volt becomes nationwide as the 2017 model year enters production

 
Italian Electric Bike Manufacturer Energica Announces IPO for January 29
Italian Electric Bike Manufacturer Energica Announces IPO for January 29

28 Jan 2016, 13:37 UTC / Energica is taking a bold move and makes an Initial Public Offer (IPO) at the AIM Italia stock market in London, with €5.3 mil divided in €3.20 pieces

 
Cleaning the Canal Saint-Martin in Paris Reveals Scooter and Bike Graveyard
Cleaning the Canal Saint-Martin in Paris Reveals Scooter and Bike Graveyard

27 Jan 2016, 17:08 UTC / The Paris municipality reclaims the Canal Saint-Martin and cleans it, revealing an authentic scooter and bicycle graveyard at the bottom

 
New Range of Ducati Bicycles Available
New Range of Ducati Bicycles Available

22 Jan 2016, 09:48 UTC / Ducati unveils new bicycle and pedelec range in collaboration with Bianchi, and the line-up includes a Hypermotard-themed one for kids

 
Phantom E Vision Pedelec Looks like a Vintage Indian and We Like It
Phantom E Vision Pedelec Looks like a Vintage Indian and We Like It

23 Dec 2015, 10:13 UTC / Phantom E Vision is a pedelec with rather modest specs but which is styled like a vintage Indian motorcycle and looks totally sweet

 
Rieju Is Back in the Pedelec Business
Rieju Is Back in the Pedelec Business

17 Dec 2015, 15:28 UTC / Spanish small-displacement motorcycle manufacturer Rieju is bringing back pedelecs and returns with no less than five models

 
Sunnyclist Is What Happens When You Mix Solar and Leg Power
Sunnyclist Is What Happens When You Mix Solar and Leg Power

11 Dec 2015, 14:15 UTC / There's a pretty rich selection of electric vehicles out there, one weirder than the other, but none of them could double as a gym apparatus

 
Brandalism Answers in Its Own Way to COP21 Climate Conference
Brandalism Answers in Its Own Way to COP21 Climate Conference

2 Dec 2015, 11:05 UTC / UK-based activist group strategically placed no less than 600 fake ads in Paris, as an answer to the Climate Conference’s corporate sponsors

 
No-Frills, All Cool iTrike 1T Project Surely Looks Sweet
No-Frills, All Cool iTrike 1T Project Surely Looks Sweet

30 Nov 2015, 10:23 UTC / Chinese and Luxemburg engineers shake hands for interesting iTrike electric joint venture and their 1T electric trike is quite a looker

 
We Have the Best Batteries in the World - Exclusive Interview with Zero Motorcycles
We Have the Best Batteries in the World - Exclusive Interview with Zero Motorcycles

23 Nov 2015, 17:08 UTC / Exclusive interview with Scott Harden, Zero Motorcycles VP global marketing reveals interesting details about the world's most dynamic e-bike manufacturer

 
smart fortwo Takes the Green Car Thing a Bit Too Literally
smart fortwo Takes the Green Car Thing a Bit Too Literally

23 Nov 2015, 10:25 UTC / Desperate situations call for desperate measures. Still, we don't think the situation is really THAT desperate right now

 
EICMA: 2016 Zero DSR Is an Electric Dual-Sport Bike on Steroids
EICMA: 2016 Zero DSR Is an Electric Dual-Sport Bike on Steroids

17 Nov 2015, 15:20 UTC / Zero is taking a bold step in the European market and the riders of the old continent will now have more opportunities to taste the all-electric dual-sport fun