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10 years of XPrizes: Fixing the world one competition at a time

It was October 4, 2004 that Scaled Composites won the Ansari XPrize. 10 years later, what started as one man's quest to get to space has evolved into an international organization for global good.

By October 3, 2014


Ford crows over 105 MPGe rating for Focus Electric

The Focus Electric will have a combined mileage of 105 miles per gallon equivalent, giving it the EPA highest fuel efficiency rating thus far. Range is rated at 76 miles.

By March 2, 2012


KLD updates electric motor for 21st-century cars

Startup company KLD Energy Technologies developed OneDrive, a new electric drivetrain for cars that the company insists is much more efficient than those currently on the market.

By August 23, 2013


Volt's multiple MPGe ratings explained

GM releases a video to explain the EPA's multiple MPG-equivalent ratings for the Volt, which launched in the U.S. last week.

By December 22, 2010


2013 Honda Fit EV first drive: The efficiency expert

With its 118 mpge, the Honda Fit EV is the most efficient car ever tested by the EPA. Better yet, it is easy and enjoyable to drive.

By August 3, 2012


Honda Fit EV takes top EPA fuel economy spot

Honda announced the EPA fuel economy and range numbers for its Fit EV today, the rating of 118 MPG equivalent making it the most fuel-efficient production car available.

By June 6, 2012


Which electric car is best for you? (comparison)

We put the Nissan Leaf, Ford Focus Electric, and the Mitsubishi i-MIEV side-by-side to see how these everyday EVs stack up.

By April 25, 2012


Ford Focus Electric priced at $39,200, plays nice with your smartphone

Ford gets specific with the details surrounding the 2012 launch of its fully electric Focus.

By April 12, 2012


Progressive Automotive X Prize winner earmarked for production

The two-wheeled E-Tracer 7009, developed by Peraves for Swiss team X-Tracer, will soon be headed into production under the name MonoTracer MTE-150.

By March 6, 2012


2013 Ford Fusion melds world car sensibilities

Ford launched a greatly changed Fusion at the 2012 North American International Auto Show, featuring new styling, new interior tech, and a new range of engines.

By January 9, 2012