|VOLVO XC90 T8 TWIN ENGINE NAMED 2016 LUXURY GREEN CAR OF THE YEAR BY GREEN CAR JOURNAL|
|ROCKLEIGH, NJ (January 21, 2016) – The all-new Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine, the world's first seven passenger plug-in hybrid SUV, has been named Green Car Journal's 2016 Luxury Green Car of the Year.
The XC90 T8 offers a combined 400 horsepower by way of a two-liter turbocharged and supercharged gas engine in front and an electric motor at the rear. Together they deliver an EPA-rated 53 MPGe, making the all-wheel-drive XC90 T8 the world's most powerful and efficient SUV.
The luxury SU...[Read more...]|
|FORMULA E UNVEILS NEW SPARK-RENAULT SRT_01E AT FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW|
|FIA President Jean Todt takes wraps off revolutionary new fully-electric racer for 2014/2015 FIA Formula E Championship
FRANKFURT, GERMANY (September 10, 2013) – FIA President Jean Todt and Alejandro Agag, CEO of Formula E Holdings, revealed the much-anticipated new Spark-Renault SRT_01E fully-electric single-seater during the opening day of the prestigious 65th International Frankfurt Motor Show.
Watched by invited guests and members of the press, the SRT_01E has been design...[Read more...]|
|SPARK RACING TECHNOLOGY (SPARK) ANNOUNCES CREATION OF CONSORTIUM|
|Spark Racing Technology (SPARK) today officially announced the creation of a consortium dedicated to their project as car supplier to FIA Formula E Championship, which will be launched in 2014. Further to the decision of the world council (28th June 2013), the FIA had approved SPARK's application for homologation as the supplier of all the electrical single-seaters to the first season of Formula E Championship.
Carmaker, SPARK has designed and will provide 42 cars Spark-Renault powered solely...[Read more...]|
|LaFerrari receives design award from AutoScout24|
|Maranello, 2 May 2013. Maranello's special limited series model has received an award from AutoScout24, Europe's biggest online car buying platform with 17.1 millions users annually. 'LaFerrari' was presented with the special Design Award by the editors of AutoScout24 on-line magazine as part of the 11th Internet Auto Awards.
'LaFerrari' is the special limited-edition model of which only 499 examples will be produced. It is the first Ferrari with the HY-KERS hybrid powertrain that com...[Read more...]|
|Powertrain Innovation Comes Standard on 2013 Regal|
|The 2013 Buick Regal luxury sport sedan arrives at dealerships this fall with a standard advanced eAssist powertrain and 36 highway mpg. Two powerful turbocharged four-cylinder engines give Regal one of the most technologically advanced engine ranges in the brand's history.
'With eAssist, Buick is redefining what a 'conventional powertrain' means to customers,' said eAssist global chief engineer Stephen Poulos. 'It changes the fuel economy – but not the experience – for the 97 percent of new...[Read more...]|