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VIDEO: General Motors EN-V is electric car of the future

VIDEO: General Motors EN-V is electric car of the future

By 17 January 2011

General Motors has been working on a personalised all-electric vehicle for some time now. Indeed, Pocket-lint previously revealed 2 years ago that it was working with Segway on the PUMA, a two-seater car designed for urban roads. However, while that hasn't... >>

Segway to create two-seater transporter: The PUMA

Segway to create two-seater transporter: The PUMA

By 7 April 2009

Segway, maker of the much mocked "Personal Transporter" is to join forces with American car manufacturer General Motors on a new electric vehicle. The funny-looking effort is dubbed the "Puma", that apparently stands for "personal urban mobility and accessibility".... >>

Thousands sign up for GM electric car

Thousands sign up for GM electric car

By 14 August 2008

An electric car fan has published a list of people interested in buying the Chevrolet Volt, which was first shown as a concept in January 2007. Lyle Dennis, a New York neurologist, started up the website GM-Volt.com to garner interest in the car, which... >>

NICE Megacity electric car
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NICE Megacity electric car

By 9 June 2007

We all like the idea of reducing your carbon footprint, but can the electric car really help us do that, or is it more hassle than it's worth? We check out the NICE (stands for No Internal Combustion Engine, by the way) MegaCity. First thing you'll notice... >>

Saab first to offer alternative fuel engine choice

Saab first to offer alternative fuel engine choice

By 1 March 2007

Saab has become the first car company in the UK to offer an alternative fuel engine choice in every single model in its range. Available in all three 9-3 bodystyles of Sport Saloon, SportWagon and Convertible, Saab’s 1.8t BioPower flex-fuel engine emits... >>

Oscar stars choose green cars over Limos

Oscar stars choose green cars over Limos

By 25 February 2007

They've banned the gadget-laden goodie bags, mobile phones and digital cameras, but that isn't stopping Hollywood stars showing their green credentials when they turn up to the glitzy Oscars tonight. Instead of stretch limos or Hummers, many of them will... >>

Eden Project to hold Green Motor Show

Eden Project to hold Green Motor Show

By 23 February 2007

The Eden Project in Cornwall is to hold what it claims is the world's first green motor show. From 30 March to 15 April, the oddly named Sexy Green Car Show will feature hybrids, electric cars and biofuel-compatible vehicles from manufacturers including... >>

Hummer goes Green with new concept car

By 4 December 2006

The words Hummer and environmental sustainability don’t normally sit too well with each other, but a concept design for a next-generation Hummer has won an award for demonstrating just that. General Motors’ Advanced Design department scooped the LA... >>

Pay-as-you-drive "could save economy from £22bn loss"

Pay-as-you-drive "could save economy from £22bn loss"

By 1 December 2006

A landmark report into the future of British roads has called for radical adoption of congestion-charging schemes and a thorough upgrading of the transport infrastructure. Sir Rod Eddington’s landmark study claims congestion will soon cost the UK economy... >>

Citroen named manufacturer of the year by GreenFleet

Citroen named manufacturer of the year by GreenFleet

By 19 October 2006

Coal mine, coal mine in the valley, who’s the greenest car manufacturer of all? It’s Citroen, apparently. The GreenFleet awards, designed to increase ecological awareness among those responsible for transport procurement (car fleet managers, to you... >>