Posts Tagged ‘hybrid’

R. Wainschel

Autotrader Research: High Gas Prices Create Interesting Purchasing Behaviors

Posted on April 3rd, 2012 by

Rick Wainschel, Vice President of Automotive Insights at, discusses the impact that high gas prices are having on a potential customer’s purchasing habits.

Pike Research: Hybrid, Plug-In Electric Vehicles to Surpass 5% of Total U.S. Vehicle Sales by 2017

Posted on December 8th, 2011 by

Pike Research: Hybrid, plug-in electric vehicles to surpass 5% of total U.S. vehicle sales by 2017 Pike Research’s recent report, “Electric Vehicle Market Forecasts”, states[...]

Why Medium & Heavy Duty Trucks Received New Fuel Standards

Posted on September 14th, 2011 by

Carol Lee Rawn, Senior Manager of the Transportation Program for Ceres, discusses the impact of the new fuel-efficiency standards that the Administration passed for heavy[...]

Nissan LEAF First EV To Receive Euro NCAP 5 Stars

Posted on May 26th, 2011 by

Details about how the all-electric Nissan LEAF received a Euro NCAP Star rating.

New Hybrid Volvo Truck Crash-Testing Details

Posted on May 25th, 2011 by

Details on what steps Volvo has taken to ensure the safety of the Volvo FE Hybrid vehicle.

Maersk Line Adds Sustainable Container Floors

Posted on May 24th, 2011 by

Maersk adds sustainable container floors, Honda becomes the newest member of the Clean Energy Partnership, and a details about a team research ways to make solar panels more effective in collecting energy.

Six Factors To Consider When Adding Hybrids Or EVs To Your Fleet

Posted on March 21st, 2011 by

Just as that recycling bin became an iconic symbol of environmental commitment several years ago, the logos on hybrid and electric cars are quickly becoming[...]

Onstar Becoming Portal For Electric Vehicle Energy Management Applications

Posted on February 14th, 2011 by

Nick Pudar, of Onstar, discusses how Onstar’s solution has evolved into a gateway for hybrid and electric vehicle energy management solutions.

How to Drive a Hybrid Car for Maximum Efficiency

Posted on February 9th, 2011 by

It should come as no surprise that as gas prices rise, consumers increasingly place fuel efficiency at the top of their lists of important vehicle[...]

$3 Gallon Of Gas Coming Soon, DER 03/09/10

Posted on March 9th, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Tuesday March 9, 2010 discusses rising retail gasoline prices, BP given top ranking for Two Tomorrows Value List of oil[...]