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Chevy Volt/Vauxhall Ampera Win European Car of the Year (Let Political Conclusions Begin)

Chevy Volt/Vauxhall Ampera Win European Car of the Year (Let Political Conclusions Begin)

On this side of the pond, the Chevy Volt is a joke.  Each copy has been subsidized about $250,000.00 and even with all of that few people are buying them.  Here in Greenie Weenie San Francisco I have only seen two.  But these things didn’t stop its European cousin, the Vauxhall Ampera, from being named […]

By March 7, 2012 4 Comments Read More →
Gore-Backed Company Gets $529 Million for $89,000 Finnish Sports Car

Gore-Backed Company Gets $529 Million for $89,000 Finnish Sports Car

Fisker Automotive and Tesla Motors have secured more than $1 trillion in U.S. taxpayer dollars for their “green” cars.

By September 29, 2009 6 Comments Read More →
Hybrid Cars and Liberal Hypocrisy

Hybrid Cars and Liberal Hypocrisy

The rare metals used by hybrids are environmentally destructive to extract and will soon be very tough to get.

By September 4, 2009 4 Comments Read More →