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FILE - A taxi sign is seen in New York City (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NYC Unveils First All-Electric Taxis

Six Nissan Leaf cabs will go into service Monday. Taxi and Limousine Commissioner David Yassky said the new taxis are zero-emission vehicles that are better for the environment.

04/22/2013

A Nissan LEAF (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for NPG)

Federal Transportation Officials Want Sound Requirements For Hybrid, Electric Cars

Hybrid and electric vehicles produce less sound than vehicles powered by an ordinary gas engine. Because of that, transportation officials say you may not hear them coming and that can have tragic results.

01/28/2013

Terrafugia (credit: Brady Holt)

The Votes Are In: The Winners Of The 2012 New York Auto Show Are…

The 113th-annual New York Auto Show runs through this Sunday. If you’re planning to go, here are our picks of what not to miss.

04/09/2012

The Electric Vehicle Pavilion (credit: Brady Holt)

Fuel Economy An Undeniable Theme Of The 2012 New York Auto Show

From electric vehicles to diesels and hybrids, gasoline usage is clearly on the decline among this year’s newly unveiled cars.

04/05/2012

The new 2013 SRT Viper is seen at the New York International Auto Show at the Jacob Javits Convention Center on April 4, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

From Classics To Concepts, NY International Auto Show Has It All

More than 1,000 new cars will be showcased at the Javits Center this year from 43 different manufacturers.

04/05/2012

A Chevrolet Volt is seen at the Consumer Electronics Show - Las Vegas, NV - Jan 8, 2011 - Photo: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images

Chevrolet Volt Named Car Of The Year At Detroit Auto Show

The Chevrolet Volt has won the 2011 North American Car of the Year at the Detroit auto show. The Ford Explorer won the truck of the year.

01/10/2011