Advertisement

Hybrid

 
2015 BMW i8, test drive around Malibu, CA,

2015 BMW i8 First Drive

The 2015 BMW i8 plug-in hybrid sports coupe is a striking design that draws attention wherever it goes. Park it on the street, and you'll be swarmed by pedestrians with cellphones, taking pictures in reverent silence. MUST WATCH: Big Block Smart Car Defies All Stereotypes: Video Tell them that it's... read more

April 26, 2014 by 
 
2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class (S500)

Mercedes Exploits F1 Know-How For New Intelligent Hybrid System

The push for more efficient vehicles is leading automakers to develop new and ingenious ways to save fuel--without detracting from the driving experience of their vehicles... read more April 18, 2014 by 


 
2015 Honda Civic Type R

Will The 2015 Civic Type R Spawn The Next CR-Z?

Honda is hard at work developing a new hot hatch with 276 horsepower derived from a turbocharged 2.0-liter four and directed to the front wheels only. The car is the latest... read more September 16, 2013 by 


 
2014 Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid

Porsche: Hybrid Versions Of Every Model Planned In Brand's Future

Porsche is going hybrid—with plug-in hybrid versions of all its major models, eventually. And yes, that means not just the upcoming 918 Spyder and the 2014 Porsche... read more May 16, 2013 by 


 
LaFerrari supercar

Ferrari’s New Flagship Is The 'LaFerrari' Supercar: Video

You are looking at the first images of Ferrari’s new flagship supercar, the LaFerrari, Italian for “TheFerrari.” Code named the F150, the car that replaces... read more March 5, 2013 by 


 
The 'psychedelic' Porsche 918 Spyder

New Porsche 918 Spyder Livery Revealed In Germany: Video

Porsche’s 918 hybrid supercar is on track for delivery to customers in late 2013. While we’ve only seen a glimpse of the production-ready street version, Porsche... read more September 18, 2012 by 


 
2014 Porsche 911 GT3 spy shots

2013 Porsche 911 GT3, Tesla Model S Launch, Toyota Back On Top: Car News Headlines

Porsche's next 911 GT3, based on the new 991 architecture, has been spied on video. It sounds fantastic, and it looks killer, too. How much faster will the new GT3 be around... read more July 26, 2012 by 


 
BMW and Toyota to swap green technology

BMW And Toyota Cooperative Hybrid Deal Imminent: Report

Though most BMW and Toyota owners probably don’t realize it, the two automakers are already partners in developing next-generation lithium-ion battery technology. In... read more June 25, 2012 by 


 
Hybrid transmission zones for Le Mans - image courtesy ACO

FIA Sets Designated Hybrid Transmission Zones For Le Mans 24 Hour Race

This year's 80th 24 Hours of Le Mans features four hybrid cars on the 56-entry grid, where last year there was only a single hybrid from Hope Racing, using a Flybrid flywheel... read more May 30, 2012 by 


 
Porsche 918 Spyder plug-in hybrid supercar

Porsche Reaffirms Commitment To Hybrids

If a few years ago you said Porsche would be the first major automaker to fit electric drive technology in each of its models, you would have probably been labeled somewhat... read more May 3, 2012 by 


 
Fire damage to the APR Racing Prius GT. Image: APR Racing

Toyota Prius Super GT Car Burns In Testing

Last December we brought you the unlikely news that the Toyota Prius had been approved for competition in Japan’s Super GT series. The Prius was named as a replacement... read more March 20, 2012 by 


 
2012 Acura ILX 2.4

2013 Acura ILX Preview: 2012 Chicago Auto Show

At January's 2012 Detroit Auto Show, Acura showed off a thinly-veiled sedan concept dubbed the ILX Concept. Now, just a month later, it's revealing the production version of... read more February 7, 2012 by 


 
2013 Mazda CX-5 compact crossover on test drive, Southern California, Nov 2011

Despite Previous Doubts, Mazda Bringing Diesels To The U.S.

When it comes to increasing fuel economy across a product range, automakers currently have a few options. First, they can make vehicles lighter and engines more efficient... read more January 17, 2012 by 


 
Lexus LF-LC Concept live photos, 2012 Detroit Auto Show

2012 Lexus LF-LC Concept: 2012 Detroit Show Video

Unlike many thinly-disguised, near-production cars moonlighting as concepts, the 2012 Lexus LF-LC Concept is exactly that. Don’t expect to see the futuristic hybrid... read more January 13, 2012 by 


 
2012 Acura ILX Concept

2013 Acura ILX Preview: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

With a hat trick of new cars at this year's Detroit auto show--including the hybrid NSX concept--the Acura brand is taking fresh aim at luxury-car buyers that have moved... read more January 9, 2012 by 


 
2011 Lexus LF-LC Concept leaked

Lexus LF-LC Hybrid Concept Previewed Ahead Of 2012 Detroit Auto Show

Over the past couple of weeks Lexus has been teasing a new concept vehicle it’s planning for next week’s 2012 Detroit Auto Show, drip feeding us several images... read more January 4, 2012 by 


 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement

New Cars

Go!

 
© 2014 MotorAuthority. All Rights Reserved. MotorAuthority is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Send us feedback.