Cars powered by compressed air that can rival electric hybrids? French automaker PSA Peugeot Citroen wants to make it happen in three years.
Hybrid cars are all the rage, from the Toyota Prius to the Chevy Volt and the Fisker Karma. The same kind of technology that makes these cars quieter, cheaper and more efficient is now finding its way into aircraft.
The fuel-sipping Toyota Prius hybrid has been a runaway best seller for years, but with that amazing 127-mpg economy figure, the new Chevy Volt has managed to steal some of its thunder. Now Toyota has announced that starting in 2014, all Priuses will be plug-in hybrids.
One of the highlights of this year's New York International Auto Show is the Porsche Panamera Hybrid, but Porsche is also showing off another hybrid on their stand, the world's first, made 111 years ago in 1900.
There's really no way to pound out a real presentation or write a report on a tablet. An onscreen keyboard just isn't capable of keeping up with a physical one. Dell's Inspiron duo is a netbook that can be flipped into a netbook or is it the other way around?
It seems like some people will buy anything that carries the word hybrid, but this latest hybrid from GE is something you'll find in the lighting aisle at the hardward store, not your local car dealership.
Yesterday Eurocopter unveiled its new helicopter… and boy, is it fast. Created in part to compete with Sikorsky's speedy X2 concept, Eurocopter's X3 can fly comfortably at 220 knots, where most of today's helicopters max out around 130-140 knots.
We love cycling, but there are some days we wish we had this new Sanyo SPL Eneloop hybrid bike to do some of the heavy pedaling for us. These latest models are even more efficient than their regenerative braking predecessors,...
Last time we checked in with inventor Chuck Greenwood back in '07, his dream of a human-powered car was just a dream. Fast forward to today and the HumanCar (officially the HumanCar Imagine_PS PHEV) is the real thing: a human-powered,...
It's press day at the Detroit Auto Show, and Toyota just rolled out a compact hybrid called the FT-CH. This two-door four-seater is a concept car so far, but Toyota is hinting this one might actually make it to showrooms....