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Can Your Hybrid Cut Your Lawn? Here's One That Can

The Raven MPV-710 is a Chevy Volt for your backyard.<p>A Toyota Prius is many things, but a convenient lawn mower isn't one of them. Useless, right?<p>Luckily, it is now possible to buy a hybrid lawn mower, known as the Raven MPV-710.<p>In many ways, a hybrid mower makes sense. After all, if you're making …

NY Auto Show: Will the 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage Have the Best Non-Hybrid Fuel Economy in the U.S.?

First it was the Mirage, then it was the Colt, now it's the Mirage again. Whatever the name, it's always been a bit of a disappointment, and now more than ever Mitsubishi needs a vehicle that will remind people it still makes cars. The 2014 Mirage, with its manufacturer-estimated fuel efficiency of …

2013 Lincoln MKS EcoBoost First Test

Full-Size Luxury Sedan Takes Aim at the Middle-Age Crowd<p>While the refreshed 2013 Lincoln MKS won’t sway many drivers from their full-size German luxury sedans, the updates are enough to make it a viable alternative to the new Cadillac XTS, Chrysler 300S, and Hyundai Genesis 5.0 R-Spec. The revised …

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The comments in the Onion's AV Club article on Vampire Weekend torching those lovely Saabs are a

The comments in the Onion's AV Club article on Vampire Weekend torching those lovely Saabs are a<p>The comments in the Onion's AV Club article on …

Volvo's S60 and XC60 R-Designs Revealed for 2014

Chinese-owned Volvo has a rich, sporty heritage that goes back to rally cars of the 1950s and 1960s, which was buried during the safety-conscious 1970s and 1980s, and eventually rediscovered in the 1990s. Today, the brand is playing up that theme expertly with its R-Design models for its …

Moto Morini 350 by Ad Hoc

Just outside Barcelona is a small workshop called Ad Hoc Cafe Racers with a story we can all relate to. It’s run by David, a man with a keen sense of priorities. “I started Ad Hoc as a project about a year go,” he says. “My old job was not fulfilling enough, and I needed to do something more …

Solar Airplane Almost Ready for Its First Transcontinental Flight

It's almost time.<p>After more than five years of dreaming, planning, building and testing, Solar Impulse is ready to begin its most ambitious flight …