We head to New Leaf Biofuels to see how used cooking oil can be refined to create biodiesel that can power your ride. We also sit down with New Leaf President and CEO Jennifer Case for a discussion of the history and future of this alternative fuel.
TRANSLOGIC 30: SEMA + X Prize Winners
SEMA may be best known for its outlandish display of aftermarket bling, but
we went in search of some legitimate tech. We found the Mission One PLE
electric sportbike, Wattshocks regenerative suspension system, and the
winners of the automotive X Prize.
TRANSLOGIC 6.2: Natural Gas Honda Civic GX
All too often the latest technology comes at a hefty price, but the natural
gas Honda Civic GX offers consumers an alternative to petrol-powered rides
without the premium. It's a near zero-emission vehicle and, best of all,
it's available today. Check it out as Bradley takes the GX for a spin to a
local CNG station for a fill up.
Explore TRANSLOGIC @ http://translogic.aolautos.com/
TRANSLOGIC 7.1: Ferrari 599, SLR McLaren, & Audi R8 V10
Translogic has featured some of the most fuel-efficient cars in the world,
but in this episode we're looking at a different class of efficiency:
performance. Bradley drives the Ferrari 599 GTB, Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren,
and the Audi R8 V10 to see what these supercars can teach us about
TRANSLOGIC 20: Chevy Volt Test Drive
We finally get our chance behind the wheel of the much anticipated
Chevrolet Volt. Bradley hits the test track at GM's top secret proving
grounds to see what Chevy's new electric ride is made of.
Explore TRANSLOGIC @ http://autos.aol.com/translogic