| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:05 AM
FAIRFIELD — Last week, I attended the opening of the Fairfield University Accelerator and Mentoring Enterprise (FAME). It's a fancy name for a 1,300-square-foot space above Fairfield University's downtown bookstore that will become a shared office...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 9:49 AM
Honda introduced the Civic to the U.S. in 1973. Since then there have been eight generations of the Civic, with the completely new ninth generation now arriving at dealers as a 2012 model.
These redesigned Civics include high performance Si models and...
| Apr 25, 2011
| 9:23 AM
So you filled up the tank on your compact car and the total came to over $50.00 and you said to yourself, “I wish I had one of those electric cars.” There are many factors to owning an electric car, not the least of which is the additional...
| Apr 25, 2011
| 7:25 PM
"Who Killed The Electric Car?" might have ended with it's main character no longer among the living; but like Freddy, electric cars have risen from the dead.
A new documentary, "Revenge of the Electric Car," directed by Chris Paine, opened last week...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 12:45 PM
In this week's review of the Chevy Volt, Jim MacPherson includes this point: "Note to pedestrians: As electric cars become more popular you are taking your life in your hands if you cross the street by ear, without looking."
I thought his warning bears...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 12:20 PM
The Connecticut International Auto Show is gearing up for another great event Nov. 11-13 at the Connecticut Convention Center. The newest 2012 models will be on display, including the latest fuel- efficient vehicles and cars and trucks with the latest...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 12:15 PM
Hybrids need not apply.
While electric and battery operated cars are helping the environment while saving their owners some cash at the pump, there's something to be said for pure power.
This article from USA Today highlights the 2013 Shelby GT500...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 7:25 AM
Fall should mean only one thing to attentive auto enthusiasts: a new auto show season is upon us.
Here's what to expect at the 2011 L.A. Auto Show, which is open to the media today and tomorrow before opening to the public Friday. Like previous years,...
| May 10, 2012
| 8:04 AM
By Jim Gorzelany
With gasoline prices poised to reach record highs, many car shoppers are setting their sights on models that use electricity – either in part or as the sole means of propulsion – to help reduce their fuel costs....
| Nov 30, 2011
| 6:56 AM
By Jim MacPherson
When asked which cars get the best fuel economy, most people immediately think of gas-electric hybrids. There’s good reason for this, as compact and midsize hybrids produce outstanding EPA fuel economy numbers.
Honda has two...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 8:45 AM
By Nate Owen
With the 2011 calendar year drawing to a close, let's take a look back at some highlights of On The Road. There certainly were plenty of noteworthy stories this year. And to think, we're not even a full year old yet. That will come in...