|50-MPG HONDA ACCORD HYBRID NAMED TO KBB.COM'S 10 BEST GREEN CARS LIST FOR SECOND YEAR IN A ROW|
|Apr 16, 2015 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- The award-winning Honda Accord Hybrid (http://automobiles.honda.com/accord-hybrid/), boasting the highest EPA city fuel economy rating of any four-door sedan sold in America1, was named to Kelley Blue Book's KBB.com annual list of the 10 Best Green Cars for 2015, its second straight appearance on the KBB.com green car list. The industry experts at Kelley Blue Book praised the Accord Hybrid's stellar fuel economy ratings and excellent value proposition.
|HONDA JOINS EPRI AND OTHER AUTOMAKERS TO HELP CREATE AN OPEN GRID INTEGRATION PLATFORM FOR PLUG-IN ELECTRIC VEHICLES|
|Honda Joins EPRI, Utilities and Automakers to Help Create an Open Grid Integration Platform for Plug-in Electric Vehicles
◾Project seeks to develop a streamlined platform for vehicle-grid functionality that can help create value for drivers, improve grid reliability and reduce GHG emissions
◾Honda pioneered a similar demonstration effort with IBM and PG&E (V1G)
◾Honda is participating in a vehicle-to-grid (V2G) demonstration with the University of Delaware and NRG Energy
|HONDA ACCORD TAKES EARLY LEAD AS AMERICA'S MOST POPULAR CAR IN 2014 BASED ON RETAIL REGISTRATIONS|
|◾Accord leads all passenger cars in retail new-vehicle registrations to individual car buyers for first three months of 2014
◾Accord, Civic, CR-V and Odyssey are #1 in segment in retail new-vehicle registrations
05/22/2014 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Accord is leading in the effort to repeat its 2013 performance as the most popular new car with individual American car buyers. Through the first three months of 2014, four of Honda's five top-selling models – Accord, Civic, CR-V and Odyssey – ...[Read more...]|
|HONDA ACCORD HYBRID AND CIVIC NATURAL GAS NAMED TO KBB.COM'S 10 BEST GREEN CARS OF 2014 LIST|
|04/21/2014 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Industry experts at KBB.com named the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid (http://automobiles.honda.com/accord-hybrid/) and the 2014 Honda Civic Natural Gas (http://automobiles.honda.com/civic-natural-gas/) to their annual list of the 10 Best Green Cars. The editors at Kelley Blue Book were impressed by the Accord Hybrid's superb driving experience and class-leading fuel economy ratings and by the Civic Natural Gas' use of a domestically sourced, clean-burning fuel....[Read more...]|
|2014 ACCORD HYBRID NAMED TO ABOUT.COM'S BEST NEW CARS OF 2014 LIST|
|02/19/2014 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- The 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid (http://automobiles.honda.com/accord-hybrid/) has been named one of About.com's 'Best New Cars of 2014,' citing its comfortable, spacious cabin and class-leading EPA fuel efficiency ratings1.
'The Accord Hybrid embodies the refined elegance and performance that people have come to expect from the Accord lineup combined with fuel economy ratings previously unattainable in a midsize car,' said Michael Accavitti, senior vice pr...[Read more...]|
|BMW: PAVING THE WAY FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE|
|◾The new BMW 330e and BMW 225xe Plug-in-Hybrid Electric Vehicles.
◾BMW Light and Charge technology provides a cutting-edge charging solution.
◾£40 million to boost green cars across the UK.
◾Hydrogen fuel cell technology offering long range, short refuelling times and zero emissions.
◾DriveNow and Moovit team up for enhanced journey flexibility.
The BMW Group has long been at the forefront of technological development. From boosting engine performance through recent innovations such as th...[Read more...]|
|CADILLAC CT6 TO OFFER PLUG-IN HYBRID ELECTRIC TECHNOLOGY|
| ||◾PHEV system expected to achieve fuel economy more than double that of conventional engine
◾Total system power estimated 335 hp and 432 lb-ft of torque
◾Includes Regen-on-Demand system
SHANGHAI - Cadillac announced today at the Shanghai Auto Show that it will add an available Plug-In Hybrid Electric (PHEV) propulsion system to its upcoming range-topping CT6 sedan. The new PHEV system is expected to more than double the fuel economy of the conventional powertrain offerings.
The CT6...[Read more...]|
|HONDA ACCORD NAMED '2014 GREEN CAR OF THE YEAR' BY GREEN CAR JOURNAL|
|1/21/2013 - LOS ANGELES
• 2014 Accord environmental leadership highlighted by all-new EPA-rated 50 mpg city Accord Hybrid and EPA-rated 115 MPGe combined Accord Plug-In|
• Accord joins Civic Natural Gas as the second Honda vehicle to earn 'Green Car of the Year' award in past three years
The 2014 Honda Accord (http://automobiles.honda.com/accord/), America's top-selling car with retail car customers1, has been named the '2014 Green Car of the Year®' by Green Car Journal....[Read more...]
|New Ford Focus Electric Boosts Power Of Choice|
|◾Following the successful start of European production, Ford Focus Electric now available in the UK
◾Ford Focus Electric joins 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol and 1.6-litre Duratorq diesel offering largest-ever range of ultra-low-CO2 powertrains
◾Ford now offers 10 vehicles in the UK with CO2 emissions under 100g/km
◾Further media assets at www.powerofchoice.fordmedia.eu
BRENTWOOD, Essex, UK, Sept. 5, 2013 – The Ford Focus Electric is now on sale in the UK, complementing the company's awa...[Read more...]|
|PORSCHE 918 SPYDER WOWS GOODWOOD|
|◾Innovative 887 hp plug-in hybrid super sports car makes public dynamic debut at Festival of Speed
◾Pedigree motorsport technology delivers maximum performance with minimum fuel consumption
◾Mid-mounted 4.6-litre V8 engine and two electric motors with lithium-ion batteries combine to deliver 0-62 mph in 2.8 secs, 211 mph top speed, plus approx. 85 mpg and 79 g/km CO2 (NEDC)
◾Independent all-wheel drive offers traction and driving dynamics benefits
◾Priced from 781,155 Euro – 'Weissach' packa...[Read more...]|