Top 10 Most Sustainable Cities

ACEEE Ranks Most Energy-Efficient Cities Here’s where you want to live if you drive an electric car. The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has been measuring the energy-efficiency of the 51 major American cities for several years. Among the criteria to be a top pick is an active transportation policy ... Read More...

6 Fuel Economy Myths Busted

Common MPG Myths Taken To Task It is clear that gas mileage can be improved through good driving practices, tire maintenance and by following service schedules. However, according to different sources and articles on the internet, there are several other things which are rumored to improve gas mileage, but do not ... Read More...

Car Sharing—Revolutions Are Coming; Some Are Already Here

Turning Scarce Resources into New Business Opportunities The on-demand convenience of ridesharing and ride hailing services has already made a dramatic impact on the transportation landscape. Public transit ridership is down. Property sales in far-flung subway-less neighborhoods outside NYC are up. Manhattanites are choosing to share a Lyft with total strangers rather ... Read More...

How Clean is Your Commute?

Hint: It’s Not Just MPG To determine how clean your commute is in relation to the national and local averages, you have to consider a few points. Gas vehicles, electric vehicles, and hybrid vehicles will obviously each make different impacts as their drivers take their daily commutes, and the distance you ... Read More...

News: Is Ridesharing Eco-Friendly?

A Deep Look at Alternative Transportation For decades, authorities have taught us that sharing benefits the environment. Instead of throwing out old items, we give them to friends and donate them to charities, hoping to decrease waste in landfills. Instead of buying new-construction houses, we flock to older properties, and increasing ... Read More...

First Drive: Mahindra GenZe 2.0

A two-wheel electric alternative for around town Sometimes it’s just about getting from point A to point B with: Electric power Faster than you can pedal Without having to worry about parking a car Scoring some style points Those four simple attributes sum up the GenZe 2.0 electric scooter from Mahindra, which ... Read More...

Road Test: 2016 Scion iM

Scion’s Sporty Compact Hatchback Scion says it “appeals to a youthful audience” and is the “test laboratory” for Toyota by offering products that “stand apart from the crowd.” With the all-new 2016 iM five-door hatchback with the six-speed manual, how close does Scion get to doing and being exactly what they ... Read More...

Road Test: 2015 Fiat 500 Lounge 1957 Edition

Retro Fun A little history lesson. FIAT (Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino) began in 1899 building small city cars for the masses, including the Cinquecento – or 500. So, nothing exciting…yet. Currently, Fiat’s parent, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles owns several other brands – Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep in the U.S. as well as ... Read More...

Road Test: 2015 Fiat 500L Trekking

Spacious Interior But Little Relationship To The Cute 500 “Italian automotive design” congers up the great cars of Ferrari, Lamborghini and Alfa Romeo. Italian fashion icons such as Armani, Gucci and Versace come to mind. Some of the most beautiful vehicles ever built come from Italy and makes car buffs ooh ... Read More...