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Tag Archives: Hybrid/Diesel/Electric cars

2014 Cadillac ELR: What was GM thinking?


Four years after it debuted as a concept vehicle at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the 2014 Cadillac ELR hybrid was released to the public as General Motors’ latest effort to make its large powerful machines environmentally viable. From its long reputation as a big car acquired only after achieving big success ... Read More »

2014 Volkswagen Jetta TDI: Best car for $25,000?

2014 Volkswagen Jetta TDI

The Jetta is the best selling Volkswagen and the main reason is its versatility. It’s available in about 40 configurations and trims, including the 2014 Volkswagen Jetta TDI. It’s the diesel edition of the mid-size sedan. It features a 2.0-liter turbodiesel four-cylinder matched with a six-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmission and 140 horsepower. The ... Read More »

CAR PREVIEW: Prices slashed on 2014 Toyota Prius Plug-in

The 2014 Toyota Prius Plug-in models are lowered priced.

The 2014 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid will be available in two models and both will cost substantially less than last year’s editions of the increasingly popular family of green cars. Toyota has reduced the MSRP on the 2014 Prius Plug-in Hybrid by $2,010, lowering the starting MSRP $29,990. Pricing for the 2014 Prius Plug-in Advanced ... Read More »

Tesla: Safest car in the world to fiery mass of metal

The Tesla Model S burning in Kent, Washington.

The Tesla, the high-performance, all-electric sports car, continues its seemingly never-ending spotlight position in the auto industry. In a short time span, it’s has received the highest safest rating in automotive history and it has exploded in a fiery mess on the side of the freeway exit in Kent, Washington. The latest and potentially damaging ... Read More »