2017-02-28T11:01:07ZYou may know how hybrid vehicles works, but did you know these five fun facts about these alternative fuel vehicles?
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZA regular reader writes in asking if gasoline can be mixed with oil to run in a diesel engine. Scott answers, and sheds light on the many fuels that can run in a diesel.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZAn explanation of fuel injector pulse width.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZThe rubber hits the road in Scott's driving testorama in which his four tests provide a real life head-to-head comparison of the 1.8-liter 4-cylinder Honda Civic vs. the 1.3-liter Honda Civic Hybrid.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZWhat is a Lean-Burn Engine? Hybrid & Electric Cars.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZLearn about the BlueTEC diesel exhaust treatment system developed by Mercedes-Benz.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZTax credits, rebates and incentives available for hybrid vehicles.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZLearn more about the batteries in hybrid vehicles.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZHere are five things you should know about PZEVs.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZA description of regenerative braking, how it works, the way in which it differs from traditional brakes, and new Hydraulic Power Assist braking.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZAdBlue is a brand name for for Diesel Emissions Fluid. Learn how this urea solution is used to scrub oxides of nitrogen from diesel exhaust.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZWhat does carbon neutral mean? Hybrid & Electric Cars.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZWould you like a premium hybrid-electric plug-in wagon? Sorry, you have to live in Europe if you do.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZPropane and LPG conversion kits can convert your gasoline vehicle into a bi-fuel or alt fuel vehicles. Here are some companies that offer conversions.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZThe basic facts about ethanol, an alternative fuel derived from corn, grains or agricultural waste or it is chemically extracted from ethylene.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZWith diesel engine common rail direct injection, each fuel injector is mounted directly above the piston within the cylinder head.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZConverting a conventional gasoline car to compressed natural gas with a CNG conversion kit may be complex, but not necessarily difficult. Here are companies that offer kits and/or installation.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZWhat is a PZEV — Partial Zero Emissions Vehicle?
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZLearn how hybrids and all-electric vehicles create their own power for battery recharging through a process known as regenerative braking.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZThe Lexus new Multi Stage Hybrid System has two transmissions, a standard CVT plus a four-speed automatic.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZIt is expensive to replace hybrid batteries but they have proven themselves to be extremely reliable.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZA reader wonders if he should install a Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) delete kit on his 2008 Ford F-250 truck.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZIt's diesel compression ignition technology for gasoline engines. Learn how and why this old yet new fuel-saving technology is on the come back, along with its advantages and disadvantages.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZElectric cars hybrids rely upon electric motors for propulsion and assistance--learn more about how these electric motors and generators work.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZLearn how inverters and converters work to condition electricity for power and recharging in hybrids and EVs.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZCetane is a colorless, liquid hydrocarbon (a molecule from the alkane series) that ignites easily under compression.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZHave you heard of cylinder deactivation but don’t know what it is? Maybe you’ve heard it called Active Fuel Management or Displacement on Demand. Well, find out just what cylinder deactivation is, why it’s a good idea and how it works.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZBurning straight gasoline or highly diluted diesel fuel will almost certainly result in catastrophic damage to the mighty diesel engine.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZHere's our constantly-growing reference listing of companies that offer electric vehicle (EV) conversions and all-electric car components.
2017-02-28T11:01:07ZFind out the basic facts on fuel blends, mixtures of traditional and alternative fuels that are being used as transitional fuels.