Green Autos: The Acura MDX Sport Hybrid

It's the most powerful Acura SUV with NSX DNA

The Acura MDX Sport Hybrid will be the best version of the model yet. It gets better gas mileage and has more power than other versions of the model. The attractive luxury three-row SUV utilizes a very similar hybrid powertrain system as the Acura NSX. However, it's a heck of a lot more useful to the everyday driver than the NSX is, although not nearly as fun.

Green Autos: Why the EcoBoost Mustang Was a Brilliant Move By Ford

It's not our favorite 'Stang, but it makes sense

We've driven the EcoBoost Mustang and have to say that the engine works well in the model. The turbocharged four-cylinder mill can sound a little whiny and we'd love to hear something a little more than just the turbos doing their thing. However, there is little to complain about otherwise.

The Honda NeuV is an Autonomous Vehicle That Wants to Love You

Honda says it has an emotion engine. Do they mean a heart?

Honda teamed up with a company called Cororo SB to create the NeuV, an automated EV commuter vehicle equipped with an artificial intelligence system Honda has dubbed the "emotion engine." Does that mean your car will have feelings and be just as moody about traffic as you are? No, fortunately, it does not. What Honda hopes the emotion engine will do is build a strong relationship with the driver and passengers.

VW's Transform 2025+ Plan Counters Dieselgate

For every action, there's an equal and opposite reaction

Though it doesn't quite qualify as the 3rd Law of Newtonian physics, VW's big plan to make e-mobility front and center in its brand efforts is a big way to make up for the tsunami of Dieselgate. Call it a reaction because that's what it is. It recently announced what's known as Transform 2025+, or a plan to make electric cars and connectivity its core competencies.

The Chevy Bolt EV Wins 2017 Green Car of the Year

A much-anticipated American EV takes the top prize

Of the five capable finalists to win the title of 2017 Green Car of the Year, it came down to the 2017 Chevy Bolt EV to gain the victory. The editor and publisher of Green Car Journal said the car is a symbol of change in the automotive industry. One compared it to the creation of the starter motor, something that forever changed the way any vehicles operated, this is one of those moments.

Green Autos: Charge UK Paves the Way to Electric Box Trucks

The electric-powered box with wheels could be revolutionary

Charge, a UK-based electric vehicle company, has a unique vision for the future of the utility truck sector. The startup plans to sell boxy, electric trucks in various sizes that will be able to travel 100 miles on a single charge. If that isn't enough, the company plans to have some kind of range extender that will allow for a range of up to 500 miles.

The Model Sondors Could be the Three-Wheeled EV of the Future

Storm Sondors is looking beyond electric bicycles

We just recently reported on the 4ekolka 3D printed car, but that isn't the only small EV in the news lately. There's also the Model Sondors. The three-wheeled car isn't 3D printed, but we don't really care if it is or not. It's the first cool small EV we've seen. It almost looks like a three-wheeled, pint-sized supercar with an electric motor.

Green Autos: The 4ekolka is a 3D Printed Electric Car for the City

This Prague startup has done something remarkable

While the car in the video below doesn't look all that amazing, it's actually pretty awesome. The 4ekolka was created using a 3D printer and is fully electric. The 4ekolka uses a 9.6-kilowat-hour battery and will travel 124 miles on a single charge and up to about 35 miles per hour. As you can imagine, it will be primarily used in the city.

GM and the U.S. Military Just Made a Crazy Hydrogen Off-Roader, the Colorado ZH2

Not as tough as a Humvee but way better looking

The partnership between GM and the U.S. Army surely didn't end with the Humvee. Just take a look at this new collaboration known as the Chevy Colorado ZH2. Not only is it rugged to the core, it also happens to be a hydrogen fuel cell vehicle. We can immediately say that it looks pretty sweet.

7 Great Car Movies That Make You Want to Get Out and Drive

The stars of these movies aren't human, if you know what we mean

We love to park ourselves on the couch and break out a good car movie more often than we'd like to admit. Sure, there are more than a fair share of crappers out there, but there are also some serious gems out there. We've chosen seven of our favorite car films, not just because they're fun to watch but also because they have some of the most riveting automotive scenes and car gems we've ever laid our eyes on.

Green Autos: Nissan EnGuard Concept Rescue Pickup

Nissan's Navara pickup truck outfitted for any disaster

Nissan has an interesting idea for its global midsize pickup truck called the Navara. It wants to turn it into a battery toting rescue vehicle that can provide power to additional rescue equipment. Nissan showed the EnGuard Concept off at the 2016 Hannover Motor Show. The batteries, housed in the bed, are 2-kilowatt units with seven internal battery modules. The units are similar to the batteries in Nissan's electric vehicle offerings, like the Leaf.

Green Autos: Hyundai's Future FCV will get a Range Bump, Price Drop

Usually, range increases come with a higher price

Hyundai's yet unnamed second hydrogen fuel cell vehicle will be cheaper and have a longer range than the Tucson Fuel Cell crossover currently available. The new vehicle should go for about $54,000 in Korea. That's a significant difference from the Tucson Fuel Cell.

Rumor Mill: The Elio Motors Elio

A simple, inexpensive three-wheeled car for the future

At this point, you may have heard about the Elio Motor's innovative three-wheeled car called Elio. The vehicle is a reverse trike configuration (two wheels up from and one in the rear) with an enclosed cabin and a car-like seating position with room for two people - one behind the other. While vehicles with similar wheel layout are designed for performance - Polaris Slingshot and Campagna Motors T-REX - the Elio is designed for efficiency and to make motoring more affordable for owners.

Green Autos: Tesla's Plan for the Electric Pickup Truck

A Tesla pickup to rival the Ford F-150? Musk says, yes

The Ford F-150 has been the best-selling pickup truck for decades. As dominant as it is in terms of sales, there are several other venerable models in the pickup truck market. Despite the tough competition, Tesla thinks it sees an opening for an all-electric truck to take on the F-150 and all the other big hitters in that segment.

Green Autos: Electric Van Destroys Ferrari and Tesla on the Dragstrip

Making the case that it's about torque, not money

When it come to embarrassing supercars at the drag strip, it's now time for the Tesla Model S to step aside. There's a new kid on the block, and he's a freakin' van. Silicon Valley startup Atieva has created a docile-looking monster known as "Edna" to take on the some of the fastest cars on the map.