All-New 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Offers Technology Features to Help Drivers Maximize Efficiency

The all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid – the industry’s first electrified minivan – is rated to deliver a range of 33 miles solely on zero-emissions electric power from a 16-kWh lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery and earned a fuel economy rating of 84 miles per gallon equivalent (MPGe), based on U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) standards. But Pacifica Hybrid’s…

Montgomery County GreenFest

Montgomery Parks, part of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, the Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection, and 11 nonprofit and governmental partners are hosting the inaugural Montgomery County GreenFest on Saturday, March 28 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. – rain or shine – at Jesup Blair Local Park and Montgomery College Takoma Park/Silver…

Lexus Debuts the 2015 NX

  With the addition of two exhaust gas inlets and two nozzles, Lexus welcomes its first twin scroll turbo charger to its powertrain family at the 2014 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition. The all-new Lexus NX compact crossover offers the brand’s first gasoline turbo engine in the NX 200t. The NX 200t turbo will balance excellent…

Cadillac Enhances ELR Buying Experience

Early adopters to receive complimentary home charger and installation Cadillac is offering a complimentary 240-volt home charging station and installation to early buyers of the all-new 2014 ELR electrified luxury coupe. “The ELR’s blend of leading technology with provocative design and fun-to-drive performance is set to bring new buyers to Cadillac and to electrification itself,” said…

2013 Ford Fusion Energi Plug-in Hybrid Earned Top Five-Star Safety Rating

The 2013 Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid earned the top 5-star safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The five-star rating is the U.S.’s highest-possible safety rating and is determined only after severe testing procedures, which combines vehicle performance in frontal and side-impact crash tests and resistance to rollover. The NHTSA five-star rating for the…