More car buyers have been turning to low-mileage used cars rather than investing in brand new hybrid or electric models to try and beat high gas prices.
Big-name electric cars are slowly but steadily making their way from the assembly line onto the streets. Getting one at this point – and for at least another year – will require patience, according to experts.
President Barack Obama’s goals of reducing foreign oil consumption over the next 10 years is seen as a possible boon for electric vehicle makers.
Nissan North America Inc. delivered its first all-electric Leaf Saturday to a young tech executive in Redwood City.
A fire at a San Carlos warehouse where legendary singer-songwriter Neil Young stored memorabilia started in a vintage car that the singer had converted into a hybrid vehicle in a much publicized project to promote fuel-efficiency.