With the environmental impacts of fuel emissions constantly causing concern, the future of driving may well rely on the ability of innovative engineers to perfect the technology of hybrid, electric and low-emission cars. In 2013 great steps were made towards making the alt-tech car a viable option for the future of the automobile, with the electric Tesla scoring high points across the board. What will 2014 hold in store for the green car? We take a look at some anticipated newcomers.
Tesla Model X
Following quickly on the heels of their hugely successful Model S, Tesla's Model X should be rolling out later this year. Tesla have further refined their electric technology, promising 0-60 in under 5 seconds and enhanced all-wheel-drive capabilities. It looks pretty futuristic too, with Back To The Future DeLorean-style "falcon wing" doors that allow easy access to the car in even the tightest parking spots.