Students from Virginia Tech University this week garnered first place in the EcoCAR: The NeXt Challenge with the team's extended-range electric vehicle (EREV) using E85 (ethanol).
With the Chevy Volt due to hit American dealerships in late 2010/early 2011, be prepared to hear the terms extended range electric vehicle and plug-in series hybrid used quite frequently. But what do these terms mean? CNET Australia explains.
The company is copying passenger-friendly details from its 787 Dreamliner into its upcoming 777X wide-body passenger jet, the company announces at the Farnborough airshow.
Reports indicate Fisker's new Chinese owners aiming for a revival of the range extender electric Karma sports car.
After a little more than three years on the market, the plug-in hybrid Volt is approaching 60,000 units sold. Is that enough momentum to compete with the mind share of the Prius and Tesla? We ask General Motors.
General Motors, responding to price competition in the electric vehicle market, cuts the price of its plug-in hybrid to $34,995.
General Motors has created a team to study electric car maker Tesla -- high irony considering GM was one of the pioneers of the moden electric car.
Chevrolet ups the price incentive on the Volt as all-electric rivals get price drops.
With garage outlet access in only 49 percent of detached homes and 14 percent of apartments, is the real EV market in the Midwest suburbs?
GM is handing out job offers along with cash prizes to students participating in the EcoCar2 competition.