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2978 NEWS ITEMS ARCHIVED IN 2008

Rising Commuting Costs Motivate Shift to Public Transit
More commuters in U.S. Northeast states are beginning to park their personal cars in favor of trains and buses, with significant cost savings. - 06-Jan-2008

Saturn to Offer Two-Mode Hybrid Saturn Vue in 2009
Final fuel economy figures have not been determined, but the two-mode Vue would likely get about 29 miles per gallon combined, or about 35 mpg on the highway. - 06-Jan-2008

Why I Don't Buy A Hybrid
The biggest obstacle was that carmakers can't seem to get the whole hybrid car thing down in an affordable way. The similarly equipped hybrid version of the car we ultimately bought -- a Toyota Highlander -- would cost us about $10,000 more. Do the math. - 06-Jan-2008

What Will the Car of the Future Look Like?
By the next centenary of the Model T, the streets of the world will hum to the sound of countless electric motors. - 07-Jan-2008

CrossChasm Develops V2G Communication Software
Using CrossChasm's technology, your plug-in hybrid car would communicate with software that is simultaneously managing thousands of other plug-in vehicles. - 07-Jan-2008

OPEC Shoots Itself in the Foot
The last bastion of world oil demand, the transportation sector, is coming under siege. The internal combustion engine is no longer the only power source in town. - 07-Jan-2008

Israeli Firm, Chinese Auto Maker Said to be Developing Electric Car
The news of the deal was announced shortly after reports of an ambitious plan to put 10,000 electric cars on Israeli roads by 2010. - 07-Jan-2008

Going Green in Malaysia with Hybrids
With oil prices showing no signs of easing (it surpassed US$100 on Jan 2), car buyers will have to think hard before plunking down their hard-earned cash on that 2,000cc car this year. - 07-Jan-2008

Who Is World Fuel Efficiency Leader?
The EU's current standard is about 40 miles per gallon, the same as Japan's. - 07-Jan-2008

Saturn VUE Two-Mode Hybrid Will Set New Standard, GM Claims
The 2009 model will be the first small SUV to use the powerful new hybrid system GM recently unveiled in its large SUVs and pickups. - 07-Jan-2008

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