Detroitautoshow

01.09.13
Nissan starts US production of 2013 Leaf, vows faster charging and a lower entry price
01.09.13

Nissan starts US production of 2013 Leaf, vows faster charging and a lower entry price

The Leaf is quickly becoming a mainstay of the American EV scene. Nissan is very much determined t...

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12.19.12
Cadillac to reveal 2014 ELR electric coupe on January 15th
12.19.12

Cadillac to reveal 2014 ELR electric coupe on January 15th

Cadillac still doesn't have a proper footprint in the world of electric powertrains. We can at las...

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01.15.12
Inhabitat's Week in Green: Detroit Auto Show, solar plants and hydrophobic nanocoating
01.15.12

Inhabitat's Week in Green: Detroit Auto Show, solar plants and hydrophobic nanocoating

Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean te...

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01.08.12
Inhabitat's Week in Green: 2012 Detroit Auto Show, 3D-printed geometric kite and the world's largest battery
01.08.12

Inhabitat's Week in Green: 2012 Detroit Auto Show, 3D-printed geometric kite and the world's largest battery

Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean...

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01.05.12
Volvo unveils XC60 plug-in hybrid concept, claims it's 'superior to all existing hybrids'
01.05.12

Volvo unveils XC60 plug-in hybrid concept, claims it's 'superior to all existing hybrids'

Svelte plug-in hybrids? Practically a dime a dozen. What aren't, however, are their more boxy S...

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12.09.11
Smart to unveil tiny For-US electric pickup at North American International Auto Show
12.09.11

Smart to unveil tiny For-US electric pickup at North American International Auto Show

Do you dig the size and efficiency of the Smart Fortwo, but need something a little more manly th...

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01.14.11
Nissan responds to Leaf launch disappointments, set expectations too high
01.14.11

Nissan responds to Leaf launch disappointments, set expectations too high

The Nissan Leaf may be dishing out achievements to hypermilers and wowing moms, but it's also provin...

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01.13.11
Volvo crashes C30 EV so you don't have to, doesn't spill a drop of battery juice (video)
01.13.11

Volvo crashes C30 EV so you don't have to, doesn't spill a drop of battery juice (video)

Try as it might to act hip and young, Volvo is still a company that's associated with the name "saf...

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01.13.11
VW Golf Blue-e-motion and Hybrid Touareg strike a pose in Detroit
01.13.11

VW Golf Blue-e-motion and Hybrid Touareg strike a pose in Detroit

Alternative means of propulsion are the norm at the North American International Auto Show this yea...

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