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Toyota develops new semiconductor capable of boosting hybrid efficiency by 10 percent

Toyota has announced that they have developed a new semiconductor which can boost fuel efficiency in hybrid vehicles by 10 percent. These newly developed semiconductors are able to consume only a tenth of the energy of those currently in production,

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VW unveils the 201BHP, 188MPG Golf GTE, mixing performance and efficiency

I’ve been a fan of the iconic Golf GTi for many years. My Mk2 8v was a cracking little car but it enjoyed a little too much to drink for my liking. VW have done a lot to improve the

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The BMW i8. Official Launch Video & Frankfurt motorshow debut

We covered the new BMW i8 in details a little while ago but now the revolutionary BMW i8 has seen the light of day at this year’s prestigious Frankfurt Motor Show. Rather than bore you with the same details and

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Peugeot’s diesel-hybrid Onyx Concept headed for Goodwood

Peugeot have confirmed that they will be testing their Onyx diesel-hybrid at this years Goodwood Moving Motor Show And Festival Of Speed. The French firm will be using the event to road-test and publicise its futuristic diesel hybrid car to an eager

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Ford’s C-Max Energi Hybrid named as the most fuel efficent Plugin Hyrbid with 108 MPG

Ford’s new C-Max Energi has been named the US’s most efficient plug-in hybrid after confirmation that it will officially return a rather impressive 108MPGe city. It’s combined rating issued by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has also been confirmed at 100MPGe, putting

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Ferrari to launch first hybrid car. A sign for new drivers?

Ferrari, one of the most well-known brands when it comes to high performance, gas guzzling sports cars has recently announced that it will be joining the swelling ranks of car companies moving into the realms of hybrid vehicle manufacturing. The

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The new Vauxhall Ampera Hybrid

Vauxhall may not always be the most glamorous of names in the car industry, but its new Ampera really has got people talking about the company – and rightly so. This model really does promise to bring about a real

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