Events

Petersen’s current Alternative Power exhibit features fuel-cell cars—including both the Honda Clarity and the Toyota Mirai. According to Petersen Curator Leslie Kendall, “We tried to pick the most common/popular sources of alternative energy being tested in cars today, and that includes the hydrogen fuel-cell. We then...

The Mirai beat 34 other cars across the finish line of the 620-mile course.

October 8th was chosen in reference to the atomic weight of hydrogen—1.008.

The long-distance feat was part of London’s Hydrogen Week.

The award process is global, with input from 73 respected auto journalists in 23 countries.

LAS VEGAS—It’s not surprising that a Toyota announcer introduced the car at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas as “the 2030 FCV Plus.” The hydrogen-powered concept is certainly futuristic, even though it showcases technology that could be on cars soon. Introduced at the Tokyo Motor Show last fall, the FCV...

‘Tis the season for major events, including two of the biggest of the year, the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit (January 11-24) and the mammoth Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas (January 6-9). Both will showcase fuel-cell and hydrogen technology. 2016 Detroit Auto Show Let’s start...