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XL's Plug-In Hybrid F-150 and F-250 Pickups

XL's Plug-In Hybrid F-150 and F-250 Pickups

XL's plug-in hybrid technology provides approximately 50% improvement in mpg for the F-150 and F-250. XL's Eric Foellmer shows the plug-in hybrid Ford F-Series pickup trucks at the Government Fleet Expo & Conference in New Orleans.

August 8, 2019

Freightliner's All-Electric eM2

Freightliner's All-Electric eM2

The Freightliner eM2 has three large battery packs that straddle the bottom of the vehicle, providing an expected range of 200 miles. Richelle Carkin of Daimler Truck North America gives a walk-around of the Freightliner eM2 electric truck at NTEA's The Work Truck Show.

April 1, 2019

Propane Autogas at the Work Truck Show

Propane Autogas at the Work Truck Show

Emily O'Malley and Michael Taylor from the Propane Education & Research Council talk about how truck fleets can find cost savings with propane autogas, and Ed Hoffman from Alliance Autogas showcases a bi-fuel propane autogas vehicle.

March 28, 2019

2019 Toyota Prius AWD Walkaround

2019 Toyota Prius AWD Walkaround

Toyota is adding an available all-wheel-drive system to its 2019 Prius hybrid that increases the vehicle’s capability to traverse snow, icy, sand, or other challenging terrain.

December 17, 2018

Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid Crash Test

Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid Crash Test

The 2017 Hyundai Hybrid aced all five Insurance Institute for Highway Safety crashworthiness tests, including the driver-side small overlap crash test, and qualified for the IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award. Video courtesy of IIHS/YouTube. For the full story, click here.

November 3, 2017

Chevrolet Bolt Crash Test

Chevrolet Bolt Crash Test

The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt recently aced crashworthiness evaluations administered by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, including the small overlap front crash test. To read the full story on how the car became a 2017 IIHS Top Safety Pick award winner, click here.

June 20, 2017

Tesla's Autopilot 2.0

Tesla's Autopilot 2.0

A Tesla driver demonstrates several new features of Autopilot 2.0 with a Model S 75, including Autosteer and traffic-aware cruise control on a Southern California highway. Read more here. Video courtesy of Tesla.

April 3, 2017

Volt, Prius Prime Excel in Safety Tests

Volt, Prius Prime Excel in Safety Tests

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety recently evaluated two all-electric cars, the Tesla Model S and the BMW i3. Also evaluated were two plug-in hybrids, the Chevrolet Volt and Toyota Prius Prime. The plug-in hybrids fared the best, earning Top Safety Pick+ awards. Video courtesy of IIHS. For the full story, click here.

February 1, 2017

Chevrolet Volt Excels in Crash Tests

Chevrolet Volt Excels in Crash Tests

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has named the 2017 Chevrolet Volt a Top Safety Pick+ award winner. Here's footage of the car's small overlap crash test. Video courtesy of IIHS. For the full story, click here.

September 14, 2016

A Closer Look at XL Hybrids Vans

A Closer Look at XL Hybrids Vans

XL Hybrids CTO Ed Lovelace explains the technology behind the company's hybrid vans that help fleets improve fuel economy.

July 15, 2016

Alliance AutoGas' Clean Air Coast-to-Coast Ride
Prius Aces Crash Tests

Prius Aces Crash Tests

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has named the 2016 Prius a Top Safety Pick+ award winner after the car excelled in crashworthiness evaluations, including the small overlap front crash test shown in this video. For the full story, click here.

March 31, 2016

Renault-Nissan's Silicon Valley Connection

Renault-Nissan's Silicon Valley Connection

The Renault-Nissan Research Center has plugged into northern California's Silicon Valley for local talent and resources to advance autonomous mobility, connected cars and zero-emission vehicles as this video shows.

February 2, 2016

Renault-Nissan EV Shuttle at COP21

Renault-Nissan EV Shuttle at COP21

Renault-Nissan Alliance will provide 200 pure electric vehicles to the annual COP21 summit which runs from Nov. 30 to Dec. 11, representing the world’s largest electric-vehicle fleet ever to an international conference. To read the article, click here.

November 27, 2015

Washington Dam's Electric Utility Vehicles

Washington Dam's Electric Utility Vehicles

The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation has added 27 electric utility vehicles to Grand Coulee Dam to cut fossil fuel costs and meet green house gas emission goals for federal agencies. Read the full story here.

November 20, 2015