France will say au revoir to gas and diesel vehicles by 2040

Last summer, Paris banned older cars from its city center in an effort to reduce pollution. Now, France has gone several steps further, announcing plans to ban the sale of gas and diesel vehicles in the country by the year 2040.  The announcement came from France’s Environmental Minister, Nicolas Hulot, who was appointed by newly elected
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Incoming college freshmen, take note: Your roommates should not be your friends, good shower shoes are indispensable, and leaving campus will become mandatory approximately four days after classes start. Reliable transportation comes in handy for 2 a.m. burrito dashes, 4 a.m. jam sessions, and 11 a.m. cross-campus runs to class. (Additional note: No matter what
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No fossil fuels, please–we’re British.  That’s the message put out by the United Kingdom’s Environment Minister, Michael Gove, earlier today. Speaking to BBC Radio, Gove said that the U.K. plans to outlaw the sale of vehicles that run solely on gas or diesel by the year 2040. Completely details of that plan haven’t been announced.
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A wealth of advanced safety equipment, a killer infotainment system, and the choice of Audi Exclusive paint colors on even the least expensive A3 are enough to score 8 out of 10 for its features. (Read more about how we rate cars.) The A3 line starts with the Premium for $32,150, including a mandatory $950
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The 2018 Toyota Prius C is showing its age; it lacks refinement and is no longer top of the pack on fuel economy, while cheap gas makes the $20K price a heavy lift. The 2018 Toyota Prius C is the least expensive hybrid from the company that’s made more hybrids than any other. Now in
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MSRP: From $34,385 Horsepower: 268 hp MPG: Up to 21 mpg city/30 highway Review continues below Dimensions: 195” L x 72” W x 58” H Curb Weight: 3,461 lbs The 2018 Toyota Avalon is a safe pick. Not only is the full-size sedan a top performer when it comes to safety data, it’s also a
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An impressive roster of standard equipment pairs with Infiniti’s traditionally deep array of packaged extras. That’s enough to earn the Q50 a 7 out of 10 on our features scale. (Read more about how we rate cars.) Base Q50s come impressively equipped with standard LED headlights—high and low-beams—and taillights, eight-way adjustable seats, the full InTouch
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The LC vaults Lexus into real sports-car territory. It’s no lightweight, but it’s hashtag-blessed with raucous acceleration, excellent steering, and room to grow into a truly spectacular LC F. We give it a 9 out of 10 for performance. The LC 500 thunders with V-8 grunt, while the LC 500h spins out unexpected gas-electric glee.
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The 2018 BMW 7-Series is motivated by a broad spectrum of powertrains, perhaps one of the largest spreads for any sedan on sale. Its most efficient version is powered by a turbo-4 and a battery pack, its most powerful version is powered by a turbo-12 and your courage. Every stop along the way, it’s a
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The news this year for the 5-Series is the addition of a V-8-powered M550i xDrive, a diesel-powered 540d, and a plug-in hybrid 530e to complement the turbo-4 and turbo-6 530i and 540i respectively. All models are mated to an excellent 8-speed automatic. The base turbo-4 is excellent in many applications, especially in the 530i, but
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