Topic: Toyota Prius
A tax on vehicle miles traveled (VMT) was shot down last year by President Obama. But a new study by respected transportation experts – and a successful pilot program in Oregon – should revive the idea.
10/05/2010 02:38 pm
Hybrid cars are finally on track in the US as automakers reach for new refinement on electrics.
10/04/2010 06:35 pm
America and other countries rely on China's cheap exports of raw materials and finished goods. China just choked off Japan's access to raw materials. What will it do next?
09/27/2010 02:03 pm
Fuel-efficient cars carry verdant pros, and pricey cons.
09/16/2010 04:02 pm
Meghan McCain calls Sarah Palin a 'time bomb,' pokes fun at Mitt Romney, and details campaign misbehavior in her new book, 'Dirty Sexy Politics.'
09/01/2010 05:36 pm
News reports suggest that some GM dealers might sell the all-electric Chevrolet Volt for $20,000 over the $41,000 suggested retail price. If you want to be green – but don't have THAT much green – here are five hybrids that will be a bit easier on the wallet, according to HybridCars.com.
08/17/2010 06:06 pm
Toyota reported a quarterly profit of $2.2 billion. Toyota, which makes the Camry sedan and Prius hybrid, raised its full year earnings forecast Wednesday, and said it now expects to sell 7.38 million vehicles worldwide for the year through March 2011.
08/04/2010 09:47 am
Chevy Volt will sell for $41,000 before a federal tax credit, while the Nissan Leaf will go for $32,780 before the credit. The two cars are trying to jump-start the US electric-car industry.
07/27/2010 06:23 pm
President Obama on Thursday made his fourth visit to a battery manufacturer since taking office. He's pouring money and political attention into an industry that's playing catch-up – but that is vital to the future health of the domestic auto industry.
07/15/2010 07:23 pm
Toyota announced Wednesday that it would be adding about four weeks to the time it spends developing new vehicles, so that it can conduct more quality checks before introducing them to the public.
07/07/2010 06:50 pm