Automotive

Green Your Ride

These days you don’t lose any cool points by driving a smaller car. Here, the latest fuel savers: hip hybrids, cool diesels and more.

Automotive

onTheRoad – What’s Hot

All across the automobile industry, a terrific horsepower race has been building. Many of the latest hybrids, including the unspeakably polite Honda Accord and the upcoming Chevy Tahoe, are actually using the technology’s silent assist for extra power; the fuel savings is just a bonus. Our highly wired nation has been eager to jump aboard, too. Even minivans have gotten more powerful — and more thirsty.