Test Drive Reviews 

2014 Cadillac ELR Test Drive

The 2014 Cadillac ELR is a plug-in electric vehicle that can go nearly 40 miles on electricity alone. The sexy coupe’s looks are a breath of fresh air compared to other, less expensive, plug-in electric vehicles like the Chevrolet Volt, Ford C-Max Energi and Toyota Prius Plug-in. While the 2014 Cadillac ELR’s $75,000 price tag will result in many consumers comparing it to the Tesla Model S, the two cars are functionally dissimilar: the Cadillac is a luxury personal coupe and the Tesla is a large sedan. Nevertheless, consumers who…

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Automotive News 

Report: Rolls-Royce may be biting the hybrid bullet after all

Rolls-Royce once reportedly held its opinion fairly steadily with hybrid  and EV technology, saying that the alternative propulsion systems aren’t exactly in the interests of the “frivolous” buyer group. This was due to the association of hybrid technology mainly with conservatism, like the Toyota Prius–the cure to insomnia. And Rolls-Royce is everything but conservative, despite also being a cure for insomnia (but not in a bad way), serving as the most luxurious automaker of them all, producing examples like the Phantom and the Ghost, both of which are powered by…

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