Toyota Prius review will outperform those of 2010 (plus photos)
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Toyota is still convinced that U.S. sales of the Prius will outperform them 2010.The lack of inventory, with many dealers reporting as little as one day of Prius cars on their lots,

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Volkswagen unveils an ingenious plug-in hybrid
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Volkswagen gives the contours of its rechargeable hybrid. Tested on named Twin Drive Golf break, it could be commercialized by 2013.

The German speaking for some time in a hybrid extension of autonomy. An electric motor gasoline to extend the battery life, announced by the director of Volkswagen, Martin Winterkorn, without elaborating. A complex but innovative in its 20 Devoille Golf wagon, using this mechanism, Volkswagen created some surprise.

For the system used is not

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New 2012 Volvo S60 review (plus pictures)
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Volvo launches new car to the Australian market, this is New 2012 Volvo S60.Polestar who handled the performance tweaks, fine-tuned the electronic software T6 engine increasing

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Batteries: Renault rid of the state support but Flins'll see the day
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Renault should be associated with the state and the ECA to design and produce batteries for electric vehicles at the site of Flins. The alliance was abandoned for financial reasons but the plant will see the day, and cooperation with the CEA is maintained.

A few days ago, admitted that Renault plans to build a battery manufacturing plant in Flins, near Paris, would be delayed. The unions of the company advanced to a report in 2014 instead of 2012. The problem is technological, Renault

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Japan: the electric car as an opportunity for post Fukushima
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Paradoxically, the electric car could be a solution to the problems of electricity faced by Japan after the nuclear accident in Fukushima. In Japan, Fukushima nuclear accident raises debate on energy policy in the archipelago.

And development of electric cars would naturally be the problem. The country should it run on electricity while the production capacity of the archipelago is now weakened and that residents are encouraged to do without air conditioning and other energy-intensive

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BMW already thinking about an M2
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The director of the sports sector at BMW would have confirmed the desire to develop a future M2. More generally the manufacturer would continue to expand its line motorsport.

In an interview with Auto Express, Friedrich Nitschke branch manager at BMW M explained that his department "had developed an entry-level car with the 1M series and would continue to move in that direction. These models must be sports but consumption, however, must be as low as possible. It is a concept that

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First frame of the JX Infiniti Concept
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Infiniti unveils first shot shy of its future on big SUV JX. Its official presentation will take place at the next famous Concours d’Elegance Peeples Beach, California.

The luxury brand of Nissan gives a foretaste of its future SUV before submission Thursday, August 18. A single photo that says little, since it is the first link in a series of shots to be released until the official presentation. The JX is the largest SUV brand and could accommodate seven occupants via three rows

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A Bugatti Veyron adorned with porcelain
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Bugatti presented an even more refined its Veyron supercar. Called "white gold", it is based on the Grand Sport version and is adorned with porcelain items and a brand new paint.

The extravagant versions of the Veyron are now legion. After a full version of Chrome, Gold or Super Sport series here in china. For this project, the engineers of the brand Alsatian collaborated with the workers of the company Königliche Porzellan-Manufaktude (KPM), royal porcelain factory

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2012 Mitsubishi I review (plus pictures)
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Mitsubishi Motor North America inc. has announced that electric vehicle called the 2012 Mitsubishi I MiEV. The 100% electric-powered Mitsubishi I’ve earned an EPA-rated 126 MPGe

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Renault Frendzy the concept with two heads
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Work, Family, Frendzy … no it’s not a pun, they are simply recurring terms used by Renault to characterize its new concept car. A project that aims to reconcile two things: work and family.

After a brief presentation, Renault gives us the keys to understanding the concept Frendzy. For it must be some explanation to understand this project to look amazing. The Frendzy features two worlds and two uses of the automobile: the work and family.

Both end up logically into a

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