Innovations

BMW Celebrates 40 Years Of Electric Cars

By Antony Ingram Published December 13, 2012 High Gear Media BMW BMW 1602 (BMW) Next Slide Previous Slide None are known for being particularly green, but BMW is set to change that when it launches the i3 electric compact car, and the upcoming i8 plug-in hybrid sports car. In fact, BMW has been developing electric vehicles in […]

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Electric car company Fisker stalls, looks to future

Published November 30, 2012 FoxNews.com Fisker Automotive, the luxury plug-in hybrid car maker that got millions in taxpayer subsidies to help build its $103,000 sedans, has suspended production because the company that makes the batteries for its cars is bankrupt, according to Bloomberg News. A123 Systems, which supplies Fisker with lithium-ion battery packs, declared bankruptcy in […]

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Chevrolet Test Track opening at Walt Disney World

Published November 09, 2012 FoxNews.com Next Slide Previous Slide Chevy’s next car is a self-driving, six-passenger convertible that’s only available in Florida. Don’t expect to go very far in it, though, the open-top transport is part of the refurbished Test Track exhibit in Walt Disney World’s Epcot theme park. First opened in 1999, the Chevrolet-sponsored attraction […]