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Scion C-HR Concept: Live Photos From Los Angeles Auto Show

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But there's a third model coming, the brand's first-ever crossover utility vehicle, and today at the Los Angeles Auto Show, Toyota's "youth brand" unveiled a concept for that vehicle. Los Angeles Auto Show Future Cars subcompact

KLM to operate biofuel flights out of Los Angeles

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KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has signed a three-year contract for the supply of sustainable biofuel in Los Angeles. Los Angeles is the world’s second airport that has incorporated biofuel into its regular refueling process. KLM will purchase sustainable biofuel for all its flights at this airport for a period of three years.

Los Angeles Gets State Grant To Test Electric-Car Sharing Program

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Green California Car Sharing Los Angeles plug-in carsCalifornia has more electric cars than any other state, but officials have recently redirected their focus toward getting those cars into the hands of lower-income drivers. And now a new initiative will give low-income individuals.

Green Car Preview: 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show

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Media days for the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show begin next week, which means a new round of production and concept cars is about to be revealed. So far, it looks like the Los Angeles show will be a little light on hybrids and plug-in electric cars. Los Angeles Auto ShowDON'T MISS: Expect A.

2016 Los Angeles Auto Show green-car preview

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The 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show gets underway this week, and a few notable green cars are expected to debut there. Los Angeles Auto Show new carsThe current popularity of crossover utility vehicles is evident in the numerous new or redesigned crossover models lined for the L.A.

Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Vehicle News From Los Angeles Auto Show

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The biggest news in zero-emission vehicles at last month''s Los Angeles Auto Show was the formal introduction of the 2016 Toyota Mirai. But several other companies made news in the hydrogen fuel-cell market as well. Here''s our brief roundup of the hydrogen stories we covered in LA.

Bolloré launching BlueLA electric car sharing service in Los Angeles

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A little more than a year after the launch of BlueIndy, the all-electric car sharing service in Indianapolis ( earlier post ), the Bolloré is opening BlueLA electric car-sharing in Los Angeles, California. The service is scheduled to open in 2017. Brief

Honda To Debut Fuel Cell Concept At 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show

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Honda has released a lone sketch to hint at the form of a new fuel cell concept debuting at this year''s Los Angeles Auto Show.

2018 Ford EcoSport unveiled at 2016 Los Angeles auto show

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Los Angeles Auto ShowLike most things at Ford that don't have GT or RS in their name these days, the new Ford EcoSport is about 90% hype and 10% car. Fortunately, underneath all that ad-speak, it's a cute little thing, with some cool features.

Jaguar i-Pace electric SUV concept breaks cover at LA Auto Show

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The latest to join the growing pool of pricey battery-electric sedans and crossover utilities is the Jaguar i-Pace, revealed tonight as a concept at a splashy event before the Los Angeles Auto Show. Los Angeles Auto Show Future Cars plug-in carsLuxury electric cars: seems like everyone's doing them, doesn't it?

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2013 Los Angeles Auto Show: Green Car Preview

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Car enthusiasts will get a real treat over the next few weeks as both the Tokyo Motor Show and Los Angeles Auto Show release scores of new models into the wild. We''ve already brought you our preview of the Japanese show so now it''s time to unearth all the LA launches. Here, tiny kei cars and fuel cell concepts make way for a host o

MINI Hardtop 4-Door Appears At Los Angeles Auto Show

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First shown over the summer, the new MINI five-door model will make its North American debut at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show. Even though it''s a five-door hatchback, this model will be known in the U.S. as the MINI Hardtop 4 Door when it goes on sale early next year.

Four large West Coast cities unite to buy 24,000 electric cars

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Los Angeles California portland san francisco fleet sales plug-in cars Seattle cities fleet Washington State OregonWhen it comes to policy efforts aimed at promoting electric cars, the focus is usually on private passenger vehicles. That includes the thousands of cars and light trucks in the municipal fleets of large cities.

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2015 Volkswagen e-Golf Electric Car: Los Angeles Auto Show Video

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Walking through the Volkswagen stand at the Los Angeles Auto Show, you would have seen quite a few 2015 Volkswagen Golf models.

GM's Maven car-sharing adds Chevy Bolt EV electric cars (in LA)

Green Car Reports

Los Angeles General Motors GM Chevy Car Sharing plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Lyft MavenWith the 238-mile Chevy Bolt EV electric car now in its third month of sales and rolling out to additional states every month, the industry is focused on its sales numbers. If yesterday's.

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LAPD Gets Tesla Model S, BMW i3 Electric Cars As Police Cruisers

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But the Los Angeles Police Department is getting creative with some new additions to its fleet. Los Angeles police California plug-in carsOnly a handful of models are typically used as police cars, usually big sedans and SUVs from the Detroit Three carmakers. DON'T MISS: Italy's Crisp Carabinieri Get New.

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LA police to buy 100 BMW i3 electric cars for department use

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Last year, the Los Angeles Police Department took delivery of a BMW i3 electric car for testing. Los Angeles police California Police car plug-in cars fleetThe officers who drove the little electric hatchback liked it, apparently. DON'T MISS: LAPD Gets.

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2017 Mitsubishi Mirage: Styling, Trim, Suspension Updates At LA Auto Show

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Los Angeles Auto Show subcompact Fuel Economy youtubeOn the outside, the Mirage gains a somewhat more conventional appearance.

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Roaming To Come To Electric-Car Charging Stations, Eventually

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Los Angeles Auto Show plug-in cars charging charging infrastructure Charging NetworksLack of public charging stations is still often cited as a hindrance to greater adoption of electric cars. But even when stations are available, it doesn't necessarily follow that every driver can use all of them.

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BMW i3 'Shadow Sport' Limited Edition Electric Car Offers Moonroof At Last

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Los Angeles Auto Show special editions plug-in carsBMW is finally offering a much-sought option for its i3 electric car--but only to a handful of customers. That option is a moonroof, which hasn't been available on the i3 in the U.S. until now. customers. DON'T MISS: 1917 Detroit Electric Vs 2014 BMW.

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BlueLA expands French electric-car sharing service to California

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Los Angeles California Car Sharing plug-in cars Bolloré BlueCar BlueIndy BlueLAFirst there was AutoLib, a French electric-car sharing service operated by the Bolloré Group. Then came BlueIndy, the first U.S. franchise of the service, which put the same BlueCars onto the streets of Indianapolis.

Los Angeles commits to electric vehicle retrofits

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A contract up to $1,400,000 has been awarded by the Port of Los Angeles to Vision Motor Corporation to retrofit up to 15 of its electric trucks with a range extending hydrogen fuel cell electric hybrid system. The Port has initially issued a purchase order for six retrofits with the remaining orders contingent on the [.].

Scion iM Concept Car Teased Before Los Angeles Auto Show Debut

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Established 10 years ago to attract young, hip buyers, Toyota''s Scion brand hasn''t been attracting much of anyone lately. Its sales have remained low even as the new-car market has surged. It''s not just buyers that are ignoring Scion. Toyota has let the brand''s volume models--the xB and xD hatchbacks--age into irrelevance, with its newest cars

2013 Fiat 500e Electric Minicar: Los Angeles Auto Show Preview

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Later this morning, Fiat will unveil no fewer than four new models of its 500 minicar. Among them will be the 500e, a limited production electric conversion of the hatchback that it really doesn't want to build--as company officials have said repeatedly. The 2013 Fiat 500e is a compliance car meant solely to satisfy California's zero-emission

New 2017 Mini Countryman, including plug-in hybrid: 'biggest Mini yet'

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Los Angeles Auto Show Plug-In Hybrids MINI Countryman plug-in carsOver the past few years, Mini models have been getting bigger, to point where most aren't particularly "mini" anymore. That might seem to go against what the brand is supposed to be about, but parent company BMW is embracing it.

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2014 Fiat 500e First Photos: Los Angeles Auto Show Preview

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The vivid orange machine is set to debut at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show, which starts later this month. Fiat has released the first few images of its 500e, the electric version of the 500 city car. The car will ditch the regular 500's 1.4-liter gasoline engine for a battery-electric drivetrain.

Hyundai Ioniq electric car offered on 'Ioniq Unlimited' subscription model

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Announced last week at the 2016 Los. Los Angeles Auto Show Leasing plug-in cars Hyundai Ioniq ElectricThe 2017 Hyundai Ioniq will be the first model sold with options for hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and battery-electric powertrains.

Chevy Bolt EV, 107-Mile Nissan Leaf Face Off At LA Drive Electric Week Event

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But yesterday Los Angeles managed to pull off a double-header: Its event brought together the first production versions of the new 107-mile 2016 Nissan Leaf and a running prototype of the upcoming 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV. Los Angeles Drive Electric Week Chevrolet Bolt EVTo the.

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Green Car Preview: Los Angeles Auto Show Concepts, Production Cars

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The Los Angeles Auto Show held every November has the reputation of being a showplace for green cars. From design exercises to "concept cars" that are thinly future disguised production models to actual new models appearing at dealers, the cars in LA are expected to have a strong green tinge.

BMW Debuts i3 Coupe Concept In Los Angeles

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At this week’s Los Angeles Auto Show, BMW is displaying the latest member of its i Series, in concept form for now. Though BMW is still some months away from launching its i3 electric hatchback and i8 plug-in hybrid sports car, the brand is already looking with an eye to the future of its electric car range.

United Airlines To Start Using Biofuel On Passenger Flights

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Los Angeles emissions California aircraftCommercial airline passengers in the U.S. have a lot to think about. Reaching the end of the jetway often triggers thoughts about the flight's on-time record, the crapshoot that is the process of getting a seat assignment, and then safety. DON'T MISS: Southwest.

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Balqon gains contract to build electric trucks for Port of Los Angeles

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Balqon, a developer of electric big trucks and electrical energy storage systems, has announced today signing a contract with the Port of Los Angeles to retrofit six electric "yard tractors" with advanced lithium-ion battery packs.

Smart to introduce electric scooters; new electric car announcement

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Los Angeles Cuts Red Tape, Offers Rebates on Electric Car Charging

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In just under a week, electric vehicle owners in Los Angeles will be find that owning an electric car will have got a lot easier.

2013 MINI Paceman: Los Angeles Auto Show Preview

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MINI is set to launch the 2013 Paceman crossover on its North American debut at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show. Based on the same platform as the Cooper Countryman hatchback, the Paceman has been liberated of a couple of doors and granted a lower, sloping roofline.

Jaguar I-Pace electric concept at LA Auto Show: video walkaround

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Los Angeles Auto Show Videos Future Cars plug-in cars I-PaceAdd another nameplate to that battery-powered mix.

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2017 Chevy Spark Activ: fake crossover jacks up minicar into SUV wannabe

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Los Angeles Auto Show General Motors Chevy subcompactGeneral Motors insists on calling its 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV a crossover utility vehicle. That's despite the fact that its award-winning 238-mile electric car isn't available with all-wheel drive, and has no more ground clearance than an average passenger car.

Another tiny SUV? No AWD for 2018 Toyota C-HR subcompact crossover

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The 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show was awash in crossover utility vehicles, including a new model from Toyota that stretches the definition of that category. Los Angeles Auto ShowAdding to the confusion, the.

Los Angeles gains Ford CNG taxis

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Los Angeles now has a fleet of low emission, compressed natural gas (CNG) Ford Transit Connect taxis to help the city upheld its State’s reputation for environmental consideration. Ford CNG Connect taxi Los Angeles TransitOrdered [.].

Los Angeles’ EV drivers make smarter use of their cars

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Participants of a major US-wide trial of electric cars in Los Angeles are making the best use of their zero tailpipe emission vehicles, according to Ecotality, which collates the trial’s data. Electric cars electric car trial USA

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