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#79 Danny Loses His Man Card

23 Sep , 2011  

Mark Rickey’s first episode!

Fisher Surf, it’s a wagon, it’s a shooting brake, no, it’s just as real as any other Fisker
http://www.engadget.com/2011/09/13/fisker-surf-plug-in-hybrid-five-doors…

Unicorns finally cough up the goods
Maybe free hydrogen does exist
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-14976893

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#77 Nurburgring via Akihabara

26 Aug , 2011  

Consumer Reports get all eco and does it pretty badly
http://news.consumerreports.org/cars/2011/08/fuel-efficient-car-tests-ch…

2012 hybrid camry, because even plain old vanilla deserves a makeover once in awhile
http://www.examiner.com/green-transportation-in-national/toyota-reveals-…

An EV you’ll never see in the US
http://www.caradvice.com.au/134365/mia-electric-microbus-ev-to-debut-at-…

Hertz and Marriott team up to write a press release, and announce two charging stations and some EV hourly rentals
http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/hertz-and-marriott-announce-game…

Shoot me, shoot me now, another EV “record” (at least this one doesn’t involve pool noodles)
http://en.akihabaranews.com/105043/car/toyota-to-beat-ev-record-on-nurbu…

VW single-seat Ev concept
http://www.caradvice.com.au/134215/volkswagen-ev-single-seat-concept-to-…

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#51 Don’t Post That Photo

9 Feb , 2011  

Danny Cooper, Russell Frost and Jason Holder discuss a ton of news this week. See the show notes below details and links. Watch the enhanced version of the show for the images and links as well.

Show Notes:

Photo of the week
http://www.engadget.com/2011/02/06/mercedes-f-cell-world-drive-gets-off-…

Great commercial, bad idea, facebook voice integration in the new chevy cruze
http://www.engadget.com/2011/02/05/chevy-cruze-to-read-facebook-feeds-ma…

Battery “myths” maybe not so mythic, maybe so
http://www.engadget.com/2011/02/02/nj-ev-owner-with-50-000-miles-logged-…

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#40 I Look Great On Radio

3 Nov , 2010  

Show notes:

Discussion: The Twilight of hybrids?
Are we seeing the last of the hybrids cars as more EVs are announced and coming to market? Has the hybrid technology bridge been crossed?

Volt Z-Spec concept announced, potential owners of potential Volts go wild for potential design coming in a time to be announced sometime in the future
http://gm-volt.com/2010/11/03/chevrolet-volt-z-spec-concept-unveiled/

New EV supercar
http://www.engadget.com/2010/11/01/li-ion-motors-inizio-all-electric-sup…

Better Places ev taxi coming to SF
http://www.engadget.com/2010/10/31/better-places-electric-taxis-coming-t…

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