Even if the extent of your automotive technical knowledge begins and ends with prime time television commercials, you probably understand that the most engine wear takes place when you start your car. Now that we’ve arrived at a point when most new cars have auto-stop/start technology which increases the number of starts in an average […]
There was a time not that long ago when hybrids were a rare sight. They were new and different and there weren’t a heck of a lot of choices. Today there are loads of choices from small, compact cars to large SUVs. This includes plenty of sedans like the 2017 Chevrolet Malibu hybrid.
The 2017 Chevy Malibu is great on gas, of course, but it is really a standout as a smooth operator.
Oregon falls right in line with California in its quest to get more electric vehicles on the road. It has a solid charging infrastructure to ease range anxiety and now it’s adding in tidy rebates to further encourage its citizens to embrace our electric future. On the flip side, the state is adding new taxes […]
Our testing reveals an interesting trend. Cars have very optimistic MPG displays.
The 2017 Kia Niro offers the versatility of a crossover with the exceptional fuel economy of a hybrid. All-new this year, the Niro is the only dedicated subcompact hybrid crossover on the market, but there are competitors offering a hybrid trim of their gas models in this segment.
The new Hyundai Ioniq is not a copy of the Prius. It is more than that and a step in a direction that will drive EV advocates nuts.
The Lexus RX class is a sales leader in premium midsize crossovers for a reason. The RX 450h Hybrid version improves upon excellent.
Buying a green car isn’t black and white. We make sense of the options.