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Hybrid Suvs

Escaping The Mold, Ford SUV Gets New Look

www.autoblog.com | Posted 11.16.2011 | Detroit

We Americans have a long history of clamoring for the forbidden fruit that automakers offer in Europe. Such has been the case with the Ford Kuga cross...

High-MPG SUVs: The Wrong Answer

Yolanda Reid Chassiakos | Posted 10.24.2011 | Green
Yolanda Reid Chassiakos

I'd hoped that in a few years these giant, gas-guzzling dinosaurs would be extinct. Now, unfortunately, drivers whose egos demand that they rule the road from their lofty perches inside their armored behemoths will get a second wind.

Greenwashing: Electric Cars and Innovation Stalled

Robert F. Brands | Posted 08.14.2011 | Green
Robert F. Brands

The key issue for any concerned consumer is: Where's the power coming from? Most electricity in the U.S. comes from nuclear facilities or power plants that burn coal or fossil fuels.

An Eco Night in L.A. for the Star-Studded Stella McCartney Screening of Home

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Marissa Bronfman

Home is a visual masterpiece, a compilation of incredible aerial shots that dramatize the staggering statistics of environmental degradation and peril that many of us are already fairly familiar with.

Too Much Green in Being Green

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brian Ross

I would love to drive a Mini, or a Prius or a Smart Car, but I have a big family. Unless Ringling Bros. teaches me how to pile them all in and out of a four passenger car, it is not an option.

EPA's 2009 Top Ten; Dodge's Hemi Hybrids Tout mpg; New Corvette "on Indefinite Hold"

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Steve Parker

How serious are the problems facing the Detroit Three? This serious: General Motors' Chevrolet Division has put the next-generation Corvette, the C7, on indefinite hold.

Chrysler Undercutting GM On Hybrid SUV Prices

AP | DEE-ANN DURBIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DETROIT — The market for hybrid full-size sport utility vehicles may be small, but Chrysler LLC is determined to get a piece of it, saying Tuesd...

Hybrid SUVs Won't Sell

EarthFirst | Stephanie Rogers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Ah, sweet justice for the SUV. Detroit auto makers aren't seeing the demand for hybrid SUVs that they thought would come this year as models like the ...

Massive SUV Hybrids Finding Few Takers

New York Times | BILL VLASIC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

They've been criticized as gas hogs, dinosaurs and land yachts. Now Detroit is hoping to cast its biggest sport utility vehicles in a new light: gree...

Chevy Tahoe Hybrid Is "Green Car Of Year"

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

An eight-passenger sport utility vehicle, the Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid from General Motors Corp, won the "Green Car of the Year" award at the Los Angele...