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The world’s first high performance hybrid sports coupe and it’s British!

The world’s first high performance hybrid sports coupe and it’s British!

The British Connaught Type-D H features the world’s first V10 hybrid engine.

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New Biofuels Guide from the SMMT

New Biofuels Guide from the SMMT

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has published a guide to biofuels.

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Biofuel success in British Touring Cars Championship

Biofuel success in British Touring Cars Championship

Biofuel cars gain two second place podiums, eight top ten finishes, driver Turkington third in championship, and O’Neill’s biofuel Astra leads the race.

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Green cars stop the public in their tracks

Green cars stop the public in their tracks

People in Chester were stopped in their tracks on Thursday 12th October by a show of green cars.

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Beating Spirit teams up with Climate Care to offset CO2 emissions and you can too

Beating Spirit teams up with Climate Care to offset CO2 emissions and you can too

On the day that Chester becomes the first city in the world to launch its unique programme to become carbon neutral, Beating Spirit.com has teamed up with Climate Care to offset all our carbon emissions. And you can too.

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The secrets behind official mpg v real life mpg

The secrets behind official mpg v real life mpg

official mpg v real life mpgThere have been numerous articles in the motoring press about differences between ‘official’ miles per gallon figures and what you can expect in real life. Here we reveal the secrets behind the figures, and provide a new set of tests that provide a more accurate guide to the mpg you can expect, from one of the UK’s top experts on your car’s fuel consumption.

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A Hybrid Goes Rallying!

A Hybrid Goes Rallying!

Although the Honda Insight is no longer available in the UK, there is still no production car that beats its super-low emissions of 85g/km. Which makes it all the more surprising that it is being rallied and enjoying considerable success.

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Real Life Hybrid Feedback

Real Life Hybrid Feedback

Chris Mahon, Director of Cheshire Wildlife Trust, decided to buy a Toyota Prius hybrid in November 2005 in order to demonstrate the charity’s responsible attitude towards the environment. Having now lived with the car for well over six months on, he is delighted with it.

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Merseyside’s First Green Vehicle Show

Merseyside’s First Green Vehicle Show

A selection of the best green cars currently available were on display at Merseyside’s first green vehicle show which took place on Monday 17th July at Knowsley Hall.

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Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4

Looking for the greenest 4x4? The Lexus RX 400h hybrid may claim this title, but if you want a diesel, take a look at the RAV4.

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