Posts Tagged: transportation

Prius plug-in’s solar roof is not safe enough for U.S. markets, report says

Toyota’s new Prius PHV plug-in hybrid vehicle, capable of running more than 60 kilometers without gasoline. Image: Kyodo Toyota’s new Prius plug-in hybrid might be eco-friendly, but apparently it’s not …

Why the new Mercedes-AMG GT R is the David Hasselhoff of sports cars

Mercedes-AMG GT R slathered in ‘AMG Green Hell mango’ paint. Image: Mercedes-Benz The nickname of the Nissan GT-R is “Godzilla.” Now that Mercedes has its own GT R, this begs …

Own a Volkswagen diesel? You may be getting a $7,000 refund.

Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg, Germany, Thursday, April 28, 2016. (AP Photo/) Image: Markus Schreiber/AP If $1,000 in gift cards wasn’t enough to satiate irked Volkswagen diesel owners, do you think …

Porsche employee calls Tesla’s Ludicrous mode a ‘facade,’ report says

Porsche Mission E is presented during the Volkswagen group night on the eve of the Frankfurt Auto Show IAA in Frankfurt, Germany, Monday, Sept. 14, 2015. Image: Jens Meyer/AP Tesla’s …

Elon Musk casually reveals that Tesla Model S is also a boat

It’s a car, it’s a boat, it’s a Tesla Model S. Image: Ninac26, Flickr,  https://www.flickr.com/photos/ninac52/ Following the news that a Tesla Model S owner successfully drove the car through a …