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  • 2012 Detroit Auto Show electric vehicle preview

    Aside from the usual gas-guzzling 4x4s, pickups and turbo-charged sedans (sorry, saloons), January’s 2012 North American International Auto Show in Detroit will also be flooded with hybrids from the likes of BMW, Mercedes, Acura, Honda and Volkswagen. That’s all taking us in the right direction, but unless it comes with a plug, we’re not going to spend too much time dwelling on it here. We’ve prepared a little pre-show teaser of some of the EVs coming to Detroit to whet your appetite.
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    By Gavin Conway December 28, 2011 5:14 PM
  • Full-sized American electric pickup truck for Detroit show

    Think ‘extended range electric vehicle from GM’ and the 2011 Chevy Volt immediately comes to mind. In America, the Volt has become a bit of a lightning rod for the conservative right-wing. They regard it as a liberal, left-wing waste of tax dollars and somehow ‘un-American.’ It doesn’t help that the Volt is relatively small. So they’re not going to be happy about this...
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    By Gavin Conway December 23, 2011 11:23 AM