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News Ford three-cylinder engine and hybrid coming

A new engine is coming from Ford, and at 1-litre it’s the company’s smallest ever, as well as the firm’s first three-cylinder unit. The all-new…

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News Volvo to test flywheel for 20 per cent better MPG

Volvo will be testing flywheel technology on public roads this autumn with the aim of achieving a twenty per cent improvement in miles per gallon….

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A total of £500,000 is now available for low volume automotive companies who wish to collaborate on low carbon projects. Cenex and the Technology Strategy…

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News Toyota hybrid sales reach three million

The Toyota Prius has come in for a fair degree of criticism from some quarters over the years, yet over three million people have now…

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News Porsche family member to chair Riversimple

Sebastian Piech, a member of the family that founded Porsche and ran Volkswagen, has been appointed chairman of Riversimple, the UK company developing hydrogen fuel…

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News Peugeot 3008 with Grip Control

If you’re fed up with slipping around in the snow but don’t want a 4×4, then Peugeot thinks it has the answer with the Peugeot…

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News Infiniti M35h hybrid audible pedestrian warning

The Infiniti M35h will become the world’s first hybrid to feature an audible pedestrian warning system as standard when it goes on sale in six…

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News Volvo C30 DRIVe Fuel Cell

Volvo is developing two prototype fuel cell vehicles, based on the C30 DRIVe Electric, that are due to be ready for real-life testing in 2012….

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News POD Point home EV fast-charger

There is now a solution to charge electric vehicles at home 2.5 times faster than a normal domestic socket. POD Point Home is the UK’s…

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News Vince Cable sees green tech at Jaguar Land Rover

UK Business Secretary Dr. Vince Cable has visited Jaguar Land Rover to see the company’s progress with green technologies. During his visit Dr. Cable saw…

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News Tyre pressure monitoring systems to be on all EU cars

The European Union is to make tyre pressure monitoring systems (TPMS) fully mandatory on all new cars by 2014. Some new cars have such a…

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News Committee on Climate Change report

The Committee on Climate Change report, Building a low-carbon economy – the UK’s innovative challenge, was issued today. The report advises the UK to protect…

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