Posts tagged: Toyota Prius

Will the Cars of the Future be Hybrid or Full Electric?

Guest post by Dee A. Mason   There aren’t many aspects of technology that cause more ecological debate than motor vehicles. They are absolutely everywhere, and the vast majority of them are still using the internal combustion engine. From buses to lorries, and everything in between, our roads are littered with these gas-guzzling engines that […]

Prius Energizes Toyota

New Prius Line Energizes Toyota With tsunamis and earthquakes crippling cities and disrupting power in Japan, the Japanese are glad to have something to celebrate. Toyota’s new “Prius-a” or “Prius Alpha” series contains two models called “Prius V” and “Prius+.” The release event took place in a spacious Tokyo garden and celebrated the release of […]

Honda Civic GX tops green list again

Honda Civic GX tops green list again | Green Tech Nissan Leaf scores second place, but Chevy Volt only makes No. 12 on annual list put together by American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy. Read this blog post by Candace Lombardi on Green Tech. http://news.cnet.com/8301-11128_3-20032232-54.html Tweet

Toyota to sell home electric-car chargers

Toyota to sell home electric-car chargers in 2012 Chargers will also be compatible with non-Toyota cars, according to a report in the Nikkei business daily. Read this blog post by Reuters on Green Tech. http://news.cnet.com/8301-11128_3-20034229-54.html Tweet

Fuel-efficient Goodyear tire available

Image via Wikipedia Goodyear said Friday the 2010 Toyota Prius now includes its fuel-efficient tire, Assurance Fuel Max, as standard equipment. The Assurance Fuel Max features a fuel-saving tread compound that helps reduce energy loss during use, the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. said. The tire also is available for the 2010 Ford Fusion S […]