New Micra joins the lightweight club
Fuel-saving and CO2-cutting weight reduction is one of the key engineering themes behind the next-generation Nissan Micra, which goes on sale here in summer 2010.
Golf BlueMotion with 99g/km CO2 emissions
Volkswagen has officially announced details of its new Golf BlueMotion model, which will emit just 99g/km CO2, the same emissions as the last-generation Polo BlueMotion.
Volvo announces all-electric C30
Following the launch of the new Volvo C30 DRIVe model at Frankfurt, which boasted CO2 emissions of just 99g/km, Volvo has released details of its plans for an all-electric version of the firm's hatchback.
Fisker Demonstrates Karma Plug-in Hybrid
Fisker Automotive, the American hybrid car company, has demonstrated its Karma plug-in hybrid at the Laguna Seca race circuit in California, where it is said to have achieved 100mph in near silence.