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The entry-level 2010 Ford Fusion is powered by a brand new 2.5-litre Duratec four-cylinder matched to a fuel-efficient six-speed automatic transmission. It should sell for about $22,000 and is due in the spring. Will I finally be able to buy American again?  I haven’t had an American car since high school… I got tired of seeing my mechanic so much. ...

New car maker, same old problems.  Aptera, the folks hoping to come out with an electric and hybrid model car in 2008 have been struggling to post anything too concrete.  I am a concerned customer (I have already...

Lotus apparently realized that they might gain more customers if you didn’t have to be under 5-foot tall to get into their car… I mean honestly have you ever tried to get into a Lotus Exige or Elise?  I am 6′ 3" tall and even if I wanted to buy a Elise...

Looks like Tesla and Aptera finally have some competition… although it seems to trump them both… sorta. 

Toyota announced they are converting their truck manufacturing facility in Mississippi to produce Prius hybrids. The picture above shows what Mississippi tailgate parties may look like going forward.  This doesn’t come as a surprise since truck sales are dying...

Tesla is finally trying to make a more mainstream (still not cheap) car, their latest slated for 2010 is the “model s” which...

Looks like Volkswagen is jumping into the hybrid arena with their “twin drive” car slated to show up around 2010.  The car will us an 85 horsepower electric motor as the primary power and supplement that with a 122 horsepower diesel (yuck) engine. ...

We love the Tesla all electric car, but the price and deliverable times make them unpractical… so, when we saw “The Amp”...

Edmunds, “where smart car buyers start” compared “three cars from their long-term fleet known for squeezing extra miles out of every gallon of gas: the 2008 Smart Fortwo, 2008 Ford Focus SES coupe, a 2005 Volkswagen Jetta TDI, and a 2008 Toyota Prius.” If you are serious about saving gas this is a great video to watch. ...

Looks like a long awaited Prius overall is on the horizon.  The last body change for the Prius was in 2004.  The new Toyota Prius is supposed to debut at the 2009 Detroit auto show, will let you know more details as they become available… for now...