Volvo expects to launch its first plug-in hybrid, an SUV, in the US next year.
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.
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.
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 reducing energy use in its hybrid cars' power control units, Toyota claims it can increase fuel economy by 10 percent.
During a presentation of its five-year product plan, a Chrysler spokesman said the company would focus on mild hybrid drivetrains in its vehicles.
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Automotive News previews new model launches at the 2011 Detroit auto show.
Dealers steer customers away from electric car purchases.