2019 Chrysler Pacifica PHEV voted Northwest Green Vehicle of the Year

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  After driving 18 electrified vehicles from the broadest segment sampling feasible in 6 hours, members of NWAPA (Northwest Automotive Press Association) voted Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Northwest Green Vehicle of the Year. Yes, the minivan. […]

3 Very Different Approaches to Electric earn 2018 ’10 Best Engine’ recognition

  One of the most important recognitions in the automotive industry today is Wards Auto’s “10 Best Engine” award. For 2018, 10 mainstream automakers earn their ranking with segment topping engine innovations, 3 of them electrified. As […]

Hyundai Ionic BEV brings ‘normal’ to electric car driving experience

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I’m not the first journalist to note the “normal” driving experience presented by Hyundai’s easy to operate and own Ionic electric. This rather handsome, upsized, compact 4 door hatchback comes to market with a measurably […]

Electrified self driving car future demonstrated by Waymo in Phoenix, Arizona

With consumer ecological concern, government-mandated safety and auto emissions driving virtual reality accelerated car and light truck development, an electrified, self-driving, future becomes a certainty for Europe, the U.S., and Asia. We’ve witnessed the slow […]

How turbocharging punctuates 2017 Honda Civic Si performance value

  Photo Attributions: American Honda 2017 Despite all the turbo power detractors and naysayers traveling through automotive cyberspace, every major and minor auto manufacturer on the road today is turbocharging. Honda, the world’s largest I.C.E […]

2017 Chrysler Pacifica promotes advanced car safety through surround view camera option

Photo  Attributes Chrysler 2017 The Advanced Car recognizes the all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica for bringing mainstream plug-in electric hybrid fuel efficiency and extended the electric-only range to the minivan segment. This week as a preamble […]