Volvo expects to launch its first plug-in hybrid, an SUV, in the US next year.
Drivers of properly decaled, fully electric or plug-in hybrid vehicles will retain access to carpool lanes in California for a few years more.
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.
Delphi's Vehicle Diagnostics system works best as a tool for parents who let their kids drive the family car, as it shows the car location and will trigger an alert if the car leaves a proscribed area.
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.
The CarMD Vehicle Health System turns up very limited data compared with the cost of the device, and it offers few real features.
The Electrification Coalition, made up of mainly of auto and electric power companies, argues that fleet buyers are key to driving plug-in vehicles adoption in U.S.
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.
Volvo's uber-frugal V60 Plug-in Hybrid just took a step closer to reality. The 150mpg motor will go on sale in November 2012.
The Business of Plugging In conference in Detroit brings together about a dozen types of electric vehicles.