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Penske delivers first electric Smart ForTwo

To kick off the second phase of its electric vehicle program, Penske Automotive Group Chairman Roger Penske and Smart USA President Jill Lajdzia personally delivered a Smart ForTwo Electric Drive to a customer in Maryland.

By Jan. 28, 2011


Penske in talks with GM to buy Saturn brand

Penske Automotive Group announced today that is has signed an agreement with General Motors to buy the Saturn brand.

By Jun. 5, 2009


Penske plan: Sell Samsung vehicles at Saturn stores

Automotive News reports on how Renault Samsung cars will be sold in Saturn dealerships.

By May. 30, 2009


Mercedes will bolster Smart's marketing

Automotive News reports on Mercedes-Benz's plans to market Smart cars in the U.S.

By Feb. 24, 2011


121: Hummer & Saturn sold, new mini cars to hit the U.S.

Hummer and Saturn get new parents, new mini cars are coming to the U.S., we learn what consumers really want in car tech, and we roll in a new hybrid sedan we really like.

By Jun. 6, 2009


Membership opens for EV car-sharing service in San Diego

Car2Go opens up the membership rosters for its newest U.S. location, and for a limited time, it's free to join.

By Nov. 2, 2011


Car2Go ups car-sharing ante by going all-electric

Car2Go is bringing 300 all-electric Smart ForTwos to San Diego. Members of the car-sharing program can rent these EVs by the day, hour, or minute, but with an 84-mile range, they won't be going very far.

By Jul. 15, 2011


Toyota's smallest car also to be its first electric

An electric version of the four-seater urban car is expected to hit dealerships next year. But is a 65-mile electric range enough?

By Jul. 7, 2011


The 5 strangest car races

CNET Car Tech collects the five oddest races around the world.

By Dec. 15, 2009


Car Tech Live 202: We welcome the electric Smart Car...and the Lexus LF-A (podcast)

The electric ForTwo and the Lexus LF-A debut for very different audiences. Verizon tries but can anybody beat Google maps on Android? The car key that doubles as a wallet. And we drive the BMW 740i, the thinking person's 7 Series.

By Feb. 3, 2011