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2978 NEWS ITEMS ARCHIVED IN 2008

Do Trio of Concept Cars Presage Greener Future At Chrysler?
Dodge ZEO is 2+2 electric muscle car for the 21st century powered by 200kW electric drive with 0-60 mph in less than 6 seconds and range of 250 miles. - 14-Jan-2008

Hybrids to Account for 10% of Honda Sales by 2010
Honda president Takeo Fukui sees Honda FCX Clarity fuel cell sedan as leading the way 'for the next 100 years of personal mobility.' - 14-Jan-2008

Electric Car Ventures Attracting Premier Silicon Valley Investors
Purportedly capable of hitting 0-to-60 in under 6 seconds, the plug-in hybrid Karma can hit 125 mph. The company hopes to sell 15,000 of the luxury electric cars annually. - 14-Jan-2008

New US Energy Act Includes Plug-in Hybrid Provision
In order for plug-in hybrids to work with the grid and not weaken it, both the cars and the power grid need to be computerized to talk to each other. The new Energy Security Act of 2007 provides for that research and incentives to power companies. - 14-Jan-2008

Its Hip to be Green at 2008 Detroit Auto Show
Environmentally friendly concept cars are the major theme at the 2008 North American International Auto Show. - 14-Jan-2008

Saab Unveils 9.4x Biofuel Crossover Concept Car
The compact, all-aluminum, four-cylinder BioPower engine combines the benefits of turbocharging, direct injection and variable valve timing for the first time with high-octane E85 fuel. - 14-Jan-2008

$100 Oil: You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet!
Petroleum News interviews 'Twilight in the Desert' author and investment banker, Matthew Simmons. - 14-Jan-2008

Electrovaya Teams with Bricklin's Visionary Vehicles
The MOU provides for the creation of a Joint Venture that will establish a stand-alone Company, to be owned by both firms equally, to develop and manufacture batteries and battery management systems. - 15-Jan-2008

New Report Available on Task-Oriented Electric Vehicle Markets
Utility Vehicles & Privately-Owned Vehicles Will Drive End Market Sales In The Small, Task-Oriented Vehicle (STOV) Market To $5.5 Billion By 2012. - 15-Jan-2008

Infiniti Auto Line to Carry First Nissan-developed Hybrid Drive
Nissan's hybrid system would not be a good match for smaller cars, at least at the initial stage, because of its high cost. For smaller vehicles, Nissan would lean towards pure electric vehicles that would be driven short distances in cities. - 15-Jan-2008

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