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C-MAX Solar Energi Concept Car (Image credit: Ford Motor Company)

Ford To Unveil Solar Hybrid Concept Car At CES

Ford plans to unveil at this month’s International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) a solar-powered concept car.

01/02/2014

A wild African serval. (CBS)

Wild Cat Hybrid Fad In California Concerning To Pet Experts

An exotic hybrid is the result of crossbreeding a domestic cat with an exotic “wild” cat, like a wild African serval or an Asian leopard cat. You can’t privately own wild cats like a serval in California, but you can take home the next best thing.

11/05/2013

"Cronut" A croissant-doughnut hybrid (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Bay Area Residents Take A Bite Into The Popular ‘Cronot’

The Cronut craze has hit the Bay Area with San Francisco bakeries selling out recently as many locals order the hyped-up hybrid croissant-meets-doughnut pastry by the dozen…

08/15/2013

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee stands outside a malfunctioning Muni Bus (BCN)

New SF Muni Eco-Friendly Bus Malfunctions During Photo Op With Mayor Onboard

Mayor Ed Lee and other city officials were on the new bus waiting to be taken to City Hall after a news conference at Pier 48 near AT&T Park when the mishap occurred.

06/17/2013

This file photo taken on June 5, 2009 shows a factory worker checking an assembled Prius hybrid vehicle in its final stage of the assembly line at Toyota Motors' Tsutsumi factory in Toyota, Aichi prefecture. After a year in which Toyota's worst ever crisis saw the recall of millions of vehicles, a wave of lawsuits and a record fine, the troubles of the world's largest automaker are far from over. AFP PHOTO / FILES / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA (Photo credit should read (Toshifumi Kitamura/AFP/Getty Images)

Toyota Recalls 242,000 Prius, Lexus Hybrid Cars

The company said Wednesday the recall applies to about 233,000 Prius vehicles made between March and October 2009 and about 9,000 Lexus HS250h models made between June and October 2009.

06/05/2013

San Francisco Muni

SFMTA Approves Purchase Of 45 New Hybrid Electric Buses

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency on Tuesday approved plans to spend approximately $33.8 million on 45 new hybrid electric buses.

09/05/2012

2011 Nissan Leaf

California Passes Strict New Auto Emission Rules

California air regulators have unanimously passed sweeping auto emission standards that include a mandate to have 1.4 million electric and hybrid vehicles on state roads by 2025.

01/27/2012

VTA hybrid bus

Santa Clara VTA To Debut Amenity-Filled Hybrid Buses

Starting Monday, the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority will begin offering riders a different experience on new diesel-electric hybrid buses.

01/06/2012

Nissan Leaf Electric Car. (Nissan)

Green Decals Allow Zero-Emission Cars Into Bay Area Carpool Lanes

There is one substantial catch with the green decal program – the cars that are eligible are still on the assembly lines, and won’t even be in showrooms for weeks to months.

01/02/2012

Ford logo

Tech Report: Ford Introduces Internet-Driven Concept Car At Germany Trade Show

The world’s largest consumer electronics’ trade shows is about to get underway in Germany. Ford is there to show off Evos, its new concept car.

09/02/2011

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