Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2019: Tesla Model 3

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The Tesla Model 3 is Green Car Reports' Best Car To Buy 2019. Best Car To Buy Best Car to Buy Winner Best Car to Buy 2019It’s the second time a Tesla product has won our annual award, which was captured by the Tesla Model S in 2013. Many have called the Model 3 Tesla’s “iPhone moment.” ” But that was the Model S—the shock to an auto industry that had dismissed its very premise.

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Finalist for Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2019: Hyundai Kona Electric

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In our quest to find Green Car Reports’ Best Car To Buy, the 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric is shaping up to be the “no drama” candidate. Best Car To Buy Best Car to Buy 2019By now, we’ve had four distinct experiences with this small, fully electric crossover—or tall hatchback, depending on how you see it. That’s included plodding along on.

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Finalist for Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2019: Tesla Model 3

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And it was certainly not our intent to wait nearly another 16 months before considering it for our Green Car Reports’ Best Car To Buy. Best Car To Buy Best Car to Buy 2019Just 16 months passed from when Tesla first showed its Model 3—and we got our first ride in a Model 3 prototype with its VP of engineering Doug Field—to when it made the first batch of deliveries.

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One of these 3 cars will be Green Car Reports’ Best Car To Buy 2019

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Despite a long list of green-car debuts anticipated over the next couple of years, this year hasn't exactly brought a bevy of new electric models. As we wait for the market to blossom with new entries in coming years, we have three strong contenders for this year's top position—our Best Car To Buy 2019. To qualify for Green Car. Plug-In Hybrids Best Car To Buy Best Car to Buy 2019

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Chevrolet Bolt EV: Green Car Reports' Best Car To Buy 2017

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Each year, Green Car Reports chooses a new car, or a family of cars, as the best green car introduced in that model year. Videos Chevy plug-in cars Awards GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To Buy Chevrolet Bolt

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Finalist for Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2019: Jaguar I-Pace

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Best Car To Buy Best Car to Buy 2019The Jaguar I-Pace is a front-runner—the first fully electric, longer-range vehicle from a long-established luxury brand. But it’s not a “Tesla-fighter” as the I-Pace has often been called. More accurately it exists not to conquest Tesla drivers but to keep electric-car-seeking Jaguar owners in the fold—to give them a.

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Which car would you pick as Green Car Reports' Best Car To Buy 2019? Twitter poll results

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Now that we've named the Tesla Model 3 as Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2019, it's time to see what our readers picked. After we named our three finalists for the contest, The Model 3, the Hyundai Kona electric, and the Jaguar I-Pace, we included all three in our Twitter poll last week that asked: "Which car would you pick as Green Car Reports. Best Car To Buy Polls Best Car to Buy 2019

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Which green cars didn't make the cut for Best Car To Buy award?

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We have a slim field of only three new green cars this year competing for the Green Car Reports 2017 Best Car To Buy award. GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyThey are the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV, the 2016 Tesla Model X, and the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime. There's a much longer list of new vehicles that didn't make the cut this year; this is where we explain what they are, and why.

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Past Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy winners: the recap

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On Monday, Green Car Reports will name its 2017 Best Car To Buy. It will be the seventh time we've given the award, and it's worth looking back to see how far green cars have progressed in those seven years. Chevy Volt Awards GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyWe were lucky to start the award in 2011, the year two remarkable cars arrived on global markets: the Chevrolet Volt and Nissan Leaf. DON'T.

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Green Car Reports 2017 Best Car To Buy nominee: Toyota Prius Prime

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It defaults to electric-only operation, it has 25 miles of EPA-rated electric range, and in electric operation, it is by far the most energy-efficient vehicle you can buy this year in the U.S. Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyThe 2017 Toyota Prius Prime is a far, far better plug-in hybrid than its predecessor.

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Seven years of Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy winners

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As we head into final deliberations for the Best Car To Buy 2018 award, it's worth looking back over our first seven years of winners. The list of seven different models or lineups gives a sense of just how far green cars have come—and how fast they've evolved since 2011. GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyOur first award that year came on the heels of the December 2010.

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Tesla Model 3 Best Car To Buy, German diesels, hydrogen Chevy: Today's Car News

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Today's news is—almost—all about our Best Car To Buy for 2019. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2019 award, announced this morning, goes to the Tesla Model. Best Car To Buy Best Car to Buy 2019There's also a new hydrogen fuel cell concept from Chevrolet. And German authorities announced a new diesel settlement with carmakers there.

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One of these 3 cars will be Green Car Reports' Best Car To Buy 2017

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The past year has been one of anticipation among green-car advocates, who've spent many months waiting for certain vehicles to emerge into production. Awards GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyAt the start of the year, it was the Tesla Model X luxury electric utility vehicle, built in very low numbers for several months at the end of 2015. These days, it's the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV.

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Green Car Reports 2017 Best Car To Buy nominee: Chevy Bolt EV

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Chevy plug-in cars Awards Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyThe announcement of the Chevrolet Bolt concept car came like a thunderclap at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. After unveiling the 2016 Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid, General Motors CEO Mary Barra rolled out a bright orange five-door hatchback electric car. It would have 200 or more miles of range, she said, for a price starting at $37,500 before.

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Why Ioniq and Leaf didn't win: notes on Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2018

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The 2018 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, a plug-in version of the much-lauded new minivan, won our Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2018 award because it brings a partially zero-emission vehicle into an entirely new market segment. GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To Buy

Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2018 finalist: Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

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If ever a green family vehicle had a rocky launch, it would be the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid. GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyOnly two months after deliveries of the eagerly awaited plug-in hybrid seven-seat minivan began in April, sales were halted for several when a potentially faulty diode was identified. In June, 1,368 Pacifica Hybrid minivans in the U.S. and a further 309 in.

Obama, buy that Volt!

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Politics Barack Obama plug-in cars youtube Politicians Green LifeOur current President, Donald Trump, has made it abundantly clear where he stands on electric cars. It’s quite a contrast to our former President, Barack Obama, whose administration widely supported policy fostering more fuel-efficient vehicles, greener energy, and the path to more vehicles that plug in. This weekend marks the last one for.

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One of these 3 vehicles will be Green Car Reports' Best Car To Buy 2018

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Fans of green cars have spent much of the past year eagerly waiting for a pair of electric cars to be revealed to the public and then to go on sale. GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To Buy Chrysler Pacifica HybridBy far the most attention and hype has been focused on the Tesla Model 3, the Silicon Valley carmaker's lower-priced and much higher-volume vehicle, with more than 200 miles of range for a starting.

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Which green cars didn't make the list for Best Car To Buy 2018?

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After the usual intense discussions and debates, we announced our three finalists for the Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2018 award earlier this week. GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To Buy Mitsubishi Outlander PHEVThe Tesla Model 3 was not among them, because we have to drive a car in order to evaluate it as a finalist—and Tesla declined to provide us with a car to test. The company's more affordable.

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Green Car Reports' 2017 Best Car To Buy nominee: Tesla Model X

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plug-in cars Awards Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyPretty much any Tesla electric car is bound to start a conversation. The low, tiny 2008 Roadster, the sleek and Jaguar-esque 2012 Model S sedan, or the company's latest car, the 2016 Model X crossover utility vehicle. But as we experienced first-hand, the Model X has the most attention-getting device of any Tesla ever sold. DON'T MISS: 2016 Tesla.

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Chevrolet Volt: Green Car Reports' Best Car To Buy 2016

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Every year, Green Car Reports picks a new car or model line that we feel is the best green car for that new model year. This year, the Green Car Reports Best. Plug-In Hybrids Chevy Volt plug-in cars GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyThis year, we picked a car that's the all-new version of one that was revolutionary when it was introduced several years ago. The latest version improves on it in pretty much every dimension.

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Finalist for Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2018: Hyundai Ioniq

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Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyHyundai is known in the auto industry as an aggressive and very capable competitor, and the world's largest makers watch it closely and take it very seriously. The company didn't introduce its first hybrid car in the U.S. until 2011 and, frankly, that year's hybrid Sonata sedan wasn't very good. Just six model years later, the company's hybrids.

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Finalist for Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2018: Nissan Leaf

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plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyIf any electric car aside from the Tesla Model 3 can be called "long-awaited," it would be the redesigned 2018 Nissan Leaf. First thought to arrive as a 2016 model, it was widely assumed to be a 2017 to go head-to-head with the 238-mile Chevrolet Bolt EV launched last December. In the event, the second-generation Leaf has arrived as a 2018 model.

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Which car would you pick as Best Car To Buy 2019? Take our Twitter poll

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We've announced our final three contenders for Green Car Reports' Best Car to Buy 2019. Best Car To Buy Polls Best Car to Buy 2019They include the Hyundai Kona Electric, the Jaguar I-Pace, and the Tesla Model 3. The qualifications for our annual award require that a vehicle be all-new or substantially updated; and that it be widely available as of October 2018, or arrive by the end of the.

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Tesla news, VW pricing, electric Harley, and Best Car To Buy: The Week in Reverse

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Which cars made the list of finalists for Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy for 2019? This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending Nov. Harley-Davidson Best Car To Buy Volkswagen ID Best Car to Buy 2019Who will fill the role of Tesla's chairman to replace Elon Musk? 9, 2018. Toyota teased an all-wheel-drive Prius—available for years in other.

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This is the best week of the year to buy a green car

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If you're thinking about buying a green car—or any car, for that matter—now is a good time. sales car buying New car sales deals Incentives and RebatesThe week between the day after Christmas and the beginning of the new year is the busiest one for car sales, and a great time to find a deal. As automakers and dealers push to meet year-end sales quotas, they will often boost incentives to get.

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Green Car Reports 2016 Best Car To Buy Nominee: 2016 Chevrolet Volt

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But it didn't win that year's Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy award, because we deemed the world's first mass-priced high-volume battery-electric car more significant. Awards GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyThe first Chevrolet Volt range-extended electric car won all sorts of awards in 2011, the year it was introduced.

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Green Car Reports 2016 Best Car To Buy Nominee: 2016 Audi A3 e-Tron

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spec 2016 Audi A3 e-Tron Sportback, enough so that it's the first of five nominees for our Green Car Reports 2016 Best Car To Buy award. GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyWe were impressed by our first drive of the U.S.-spec The compact hatchback is powered by a 150-horsepower 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine combined with a 76-kilowatt (102-hp) liquid-cooled electric motor.

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Green Car Reports 2016 Best Car To Buy: The Also-Rans That Didn't Make It

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As promised, we'll be announcing our nominees for the Green Car Reports 2016 Best Car To Buy award this week. GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyBut first, it's time note all those candidates that didn't make the final cut. This year, we're explaining why each one isn't on the final nominees list. Remember, to qualify for consideration, a car must be all-new or substantially.

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Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2016 Award: Nominees Coming Next Week

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And that means it's time once more for our annual Best Car To Buy award. Somewhat to our surprise, this is now the sixth time we've chosen the one car or lineup--newly introduced for the coming model year--that represents the best new green car to enter the market. Awards GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyWe find ourselves, once more, in December, the last month of another year.

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Green Car Reports 2016 Best Car To Buy Nominee: 2016 Toyota Prius

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DON'T MISS: Green Car. Awards GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyThe Toyota Prius hybrid occupies a special niche in automotive history. It's the world's best-known and best-selling hybrid car, and it's the halo vehicle for one of the world's three largest automakers. This year, there's an all-new 2016 Prius, and it's quite a different car from its predecessors across three generations.

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Green Car Reports 2016 Best Car To Buy Nominee: 2016 Honda Civic

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Awards GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyIt's important to understand how important a car the Honda Civic compact sedan is in the U.S. market. Between the Civic sedan and its coupe sibling, Honda sells more than 300,000 of them a year--or roughly 20 times this year's sales of the Chevy Volt. The Civic nameplate is more than 40 years old, and it's stood for smart, relatively.

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Which car would you pick as Best Car To Buy 2018? Take our Twitter poll

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In early October, when we announced our three finalists for the Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2018 award, they represented a diverse set of approaches to making cars greener. GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To Buy Polls Chrysler Pacifica HybridThey included a plug-in hybrid minivan (the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid), a range of powertrains—hybrid, battery-electric, and soon plug-in hybrid—in a single.

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Tesla Autopilot navigation, wacky weather, and Best Car To Buy: Today's Car News

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We consider which electric car is the Best Car To Buy for 2019. All this and more on Green Car Reports. ridesharing Tesla Autopilot Polls Best Car to Buy 2019Tesla's new Navigate on Autopilot gets its first test. A new study links summer's wacky weather to climate change. And we ask you to weigh in. Consumer Reports gives Tesla's latest self-driving feature, called Navigate on Autopilot, its first.

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Five Best Used Green Cars To Buy

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As cars get more reliable and last longer, the case for buying "gently used" cars gets stronger and stronger. But suppose you want to drive green, and you're aware that the newest cars get the best gas mileage. What used cars can you buy that will let you drive green and deliver the highest fuel efficiency? This piece is the introduction to a list

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Green Car Reports 2016 Best Car To Buy Nominee: 2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid And Plug-In Hybrid

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But the South Korean company has ambitious plans, including many on the green-car front; it wants to have the industry's second-widest array of green cars. GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To BuyHyundai is widely viewed as one of the most aggressive car companies in the world. In global industry terms, it's relatively young, having designed and sold its first car only in 1975.

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Which car would you pick as Best Car To Buy 2018? Poll results

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As we do every year at this time, our editors have gotten together, analyzed and discussed and argued, and come up with what we think is the Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2018. GCR Best Car to Buy Best Car To Buy Polls Chrysler Pacifica HybridWe covered our process in a series of articles, including one that lays out the qualifications and rules. To be eligible, a car must be fully or substantially new for.

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2015 Volkswagen Golf: Green Car Reports' Best Car To Buy 2015

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Our Best Car To Buy award can go one of several ways here on Green Car Reports. Those are cars that radically redefined what green transportation could be, changing the auto industry forever. DON''T MISS: Green Car Reports'' 2015 Best Car To

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Should we buy a Toyota Prius Prime, Chevy Bolt EV, or Volt?

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So I thought I might throw the question out to Green Car Reports readers. Buying Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars Buying Advice Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) charging infrastructure new carsIt's now time to shop for a new car for my wife, as her wonderful 2006 Toyota Prius has 144,000 miles and we're ready for something new. What car should replace our 2006 Prius hybrid? DON'T MISS: 2017 Toyota Prius Prime: gas mileage, electric range review Our needs and.

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Electric Car Drivers Love 'Em, But Don't Buy 'Em: Why Leasing Rules

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It turns out that the majority of drivers currently lease their plug-in cars, rather than buy. Green Leasing car buying plug-in carsElectric-car drivers love their vehicles, but that doesn't necessarily mean they're interested in long-term commitments. Excluding Tesla (which does not release detailed sales information), leasing represents about 75 percent of the electric-car market.

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Which Car Should Be Named Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2015? (Poll)

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New-car ratings, driving impressions, and a lot of lengthy discussions go into picking our Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy award winner each year. DON''T MISS: Green Car Reports'' 2015 Best Car To Buy: The We explained our process yesterday, along with all of our nominees for the 2015 award, but this year we thought we''d add a new element.

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Green Car Reports' Best Car To Buy 2014: Technology Trends

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Yesterday we listed the nominees for Green Car Reports'' Best Car To Buy 2014 award: two battery-electric vehicles, one hybrid, one diesel, and one very fuel-efficient gasoline car. But what do our nominees say about the state of green-car design this year? Overall, they highlight four trends to keep in mind as you shop for your next car.

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Best Used Green Car To Buy: Volkswagen Jetta TDI

Green Car Reports

Last week we started a series of the Five Best Used Green Cars To Buy. We've already looked at two of the best-known green cars, the 2004-2009 Toyota Prius and the 2006-2011 Honda Civic Hybrid. Now it's the turn of a car known for its fuel, rather than its drivetrain--the Volkswagen Jetta TDI. Where hybrids major on low emissions, the assistance