4 components to build yourself an electric bike: types of batteries, motors, drives technology and bike choice that is currently available for DIY electric bike.
Aged Chevrolet Volts batteries with an adjacent solar array and two wind turbines helping to supply power GM’s data center in Milford, MI
The Volkswagen ID concept series is getting ready to make a big splash in price competition with the Tesla Model 3.
From advanced safety features to software Easter eggs, the Model S is full of surprises. Beyond the Insane mode go-fast button, we discovered 10 amazing facts about this extraordinary vehicle.
Did you know materials in vehicle batteries are the most recycled products in the world? Up to 99% of a conventional battery can be recycled. Join us as we enjoy Earth Day and continue to do our part to keep this home of ours beautiful and wild.
GreenTec will be attending one of the most anticipated annual events in Dallas. DFW Auto Show is the ideal opportunity to compare styling and pricing of every major line make under one roof in just a few hours. The DFW Auto Show boasts more than half a million square feet of new cars, trucks and SUVs at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center.
Great fuel economy; roomy interior for people and cargo; composed ride quality; well-sorted tech interface; small price premium over non-hybrid version. The 2016 Toyota RAV4 was refreshed this year with revised sheet metal and more sound insulation, and the hybrid is an affordable and efficient addition.
The next Jeep Wrangler will be offered as both a hybrid and a diesel. High-strength steel and alternative materials, active aerodynamic systems will be employed.
Maserati announced development a full range of plug-in hybrid cars in response to industry pressure.
A new lithium-ion battery self heats in below 32°F to relieve lots of “range anxiety” for electric- any hybrid-car owners.
Owners of popular hybrids who have seen reduced battery performance or warning lights on the vehicle’s dashboard have worthwhile alternatives that don’t involve sending the car to the junkyard. Replacing hybrid’s battery not as costly as you think. For Toyota Prius battery pack that fits 2001-2003 cars, Greentec Auto charges $850 and $950 for the second generation Prius (2004-2010).
Honda Clarity Fuel Cell can power your entire house for a week. The car can be refilled in 3 minutes and emits only water vapor out of its tailpipes. Hydrogen fuel cell stack is 33% smaller in size than its competitors’.
Introducing All-new 2016 Prius: A striking new look, smarter technology and unrivaled fuel economy all in a package that’s more fun to drive than ever. It will challenge everything you know about hybrids.
Substance recovered from old tires can be used as an anode in lithium-ion batteries for use in electric vehicles.
GreenTec Sponsoring St. Pete Drive Electric Day on the Bay. Chevrolet, BMW, General Motors, and Tesla will join a rally of custom-made cars and prototypes.
Hybrid car owners are being warned over an uptick in battery thefts, and a Bay Area company has come up with a simple solution to stop them in the form of a specialized bolt.
GreenTec Auto can install the anti-theft bolts in a client’s driveway in just forty-five minutes in the greater Bay Area via mobile installation for a special July rate.
GreenTec Auto replacing their copper bus bars with nickel-plated bus bars. There is no additional cost to clients for this upgrade. This upgrade will prevent the natural corrosion and increase the gas mileage of the hybrids.
Sacramento Police Department is warning Prius drivers to be aware of battery theft. Three Priuses had batteries stolen in downtown Sacramento over the past two weeks.
Police are warning drivers that thieves are targeting hybrid cars to steal the batteries right out of the back of the vehicles
Watch a video: 208 recycled hybrid batteries have been donated to the Lamar Buffalo Ranch in Yosemite National Park to held provide a reliable renewable electric system
Increase performance of your hybrid vehicle and maximize fuel economy by replacing high voltage battery remanufactured by GreenTec Auto.
Eight of the new battery-electric cars that will hit the U.S. market in 2015/16. Our list just covers battery electrics rather than conventional hybrids or fuel-cell vehicles which aren’t exactly in the same league.
Looking for a new car that gets great MPG? See the top 10 best hybrids ranked by combined fuel economy when equipped with an automatic transmission.
How Long Will Hybrid Car Batteries Last? If you old an older Prius, you might be nearing the end of its battery’s useful life. Several factors influence when that happens—battery chemistry, the number of charge and discharge cycles, temperature extremes, even humidity.