Articles By Kirsten Taggart

Audi revs electric car engine with synthetic sound

There's something intrinsically satisfying about stepping down on the gas and hearing a car's engine rev up in response. But modern electric cars operate in silence, with no fuel-injection engine to make the

Published on: April 12th, 2012 Kirsten Taggart

BMW i8 Spyder concept car sporty and sustainable

BMW unveiled its flashy i8 Spyder Concept this weekend making this the third sustainable concept car created by the company.This plug-in hybrid has an electric motor on the front axle and an internal

Published on: April 4th, 2012 Kirsten Taggart

General Motors electrifies Geneva auto show

General Motors landed a double whammy award win at the Geneva Auto Show this week, with both the Opel Ampera and Chevy Volt winning Car of the Year. The cars both rely on

Published on: March 9th, 2012 Kirsten Taggart