Category: Press Releases

2014 Fiat 500e Includes Rental Car?

By: Nolan Browning So the biggest hurdle currently facing electric vehicles with a limited range like the Nissan Leaf and Chevy Spark EV is that the owners will occasionally want to have a vehicle that can go on those out of town trips to Vegas or take a holiday visit to the in-laws without waiting […] More »

Solar Field to Power Chevrolet Volt Assembly Plant

The largest photovoltaic solar array in Southeast Michigan will be built at the General Motors Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant, turning sunlight into electricity to help power the home of the Chevrolet Volt electric car. The 516-kilowatt project, announced by GM and DTE Energy, will generate electricity capable of charging 150 of the electric cars with extended-range […] More »

Yokohama Tire Corporation’s dB Super E-specâ„¢, a ‘Green’ Tire Infused with Orange Oil, Tests Impressively at Tire Rack’s ‘Real World Road Ride’

Yokohama Tire Corporation’s eco-friendly dB Super E-specâ„¢ tire, which is composed of 80 percent non-petroleum-based products, accumulated high test scores when compared to low rolling resistance competitors during Tire Rack’s recent Real World Road Ride. “The Tire Rack test shows that the dB Super E-spec, which introduces new technology in tire materials and design, is […] More »