Chevy Volt: Car of the Year

As the end of the year rolls around, many automotive publications are getting ready to name the best vehicle of 2010. Both Motor Trend and Automobile Magazine named the Chevy Volt their car of the year.
The Volt had some stiff competition, and has weat…

Amtrak test of B20 snags TIME recognition

A 12-month test of a B20 (20% biodiesel and 80% diesel) biodiesel fuel blend to power the daily Amtrak Heartland Flyer train has made TIME magazine’s list of “The 50 Best Inventions of 2010.” The Heartland Flyer operates daily between Oklahoma Ci…

2012 Honda Civic hybrid switching to lithium

Can Honda finally take on the Prius?
But can it really top the Prius in the city?
At one time Honda and hybrid cars fit well into the same sentence. Not these days. Whether its Civic hybrid owners fuming over IMA issues, automotive critics slamming Ins…