Archive for September, 2009

Chevrolet Volt 230 mpg???

Icon Written by admin on September 3, 2009 – 1:33 pm

Let me start by saying that I am not a big fan of the Obama controlled GM (Government Motors). I believe the government has no place in the auto industry and Obama wasted tax payer dollars when he bailed out and ultimately purchased GM. That being said the VOLT was in development prior to Obama’s [...]

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BMW New Concept Plug-In Diesel, Hybrid

Icon Written by admin on September 2, 2009 – 4:08 pm

It looks like BMW is working on something interesting the Vision EfficientDynamics concept. The Vision EfficientDynamics concept drive-train combines a plug-in hybrid with 1.5-liter, 163-hp, direct-injection, three-cylinder turbo diesel with two electric motors (one per axle), lithium-ion batteries and a software controller that modulates both drive-trains for a combined 356 horsepower and 590 pound-feet of [...]

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