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Lamborghini debuts 910 horsepower Asterion plug-in hybrid

Lambo wants in on the new wave of hybrid supercars, so it's brought the 910-horsepower Asterion concept to the 2014 Paris Motor Show.

By October 2, 2014

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2015 Volvo XC90 Plug-In Hybrid could arrive summer 2015, execs say

Volvo expects to launch its first plug-in hybrid, an SUV, in the US next year.

By January 30, 2014

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California extends HOV lane access for plug-in cars to 2019

Drivers of properly decaled, fully electric or plug-in hybrid vehicles will retain access to carpool lanes in California for a few years more.

By September 4, 2013

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Toyota to launch first hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle for about $70K

Toyota isn't exactly pricing its first hydrogen fuel cell vehicle to move. But it does appear to be price competitive with the Tesla Model S.

By June 25, 2014

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Japan putting 'full weight' of government behind fuel-cell vehicles

The Japanese government is getting behind fuel-cell vehicles in a big way. This follows recent comments from a Toyota executive that battery-powered cars are not the future of long-range alternative fuel cars.

By May 28, 2014

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12,000 miles in an electric vehicle, or bust

Norman Hajjar hopes to set the record for the world's longest car trip powered by electricity. He also wants to make a point about the need to build out US infrastructure for e-vehicles.

By March 29, 2014

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Plug-in electric cars generate buzz

From scooters to off-road trucks to utility vehicles, all sorts of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles are on display at the Plug-In 2008 car conference in San Jose, Calif. CNET News reporter Kara Tsuboi stops by the world's first showcase of its kind to see what's new in the industry.

By April 13, 2012

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Lottery opens for first Toyota fuel-cell vehicle

Environmental organization EMA sponsors a contest to win Toyota's first production fuel-cell vehicle, at $100 per entry.

By October 9, 2014

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Samsung patent filings show eye on electric vehicles

Seems Samsung sees some big potential in electric vehicles, and a starting point could be patents for everything from engines to onboard electronics, and even tires.

By December 17, 2013

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Surprise: Segway rolls out three-wheeled vehicle

The company known for two-wheeled, self-balancing people transporters throws another wheel into the mix.

By May 21, 2014