2014 Honda CR-Z HPD Supercharged

Official Honda CR-Z Supercharger Upgrade Finally Goes On Sale

Is it an eco car, or is it a performance model? Honda has always claimed the CR-Z hybrid is a little of both, but neither green-minded buyers nor driving enthusiasts have really been convinced. At 37 mpg combined, it's hardly a Prius-beater at the gas station, and a meager 130-hp output won't... read more

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2015 Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-In Hybrid

Mercedes S-Class Plug-In Hybrid Ad Highlights F1 Tech: Video

You might think there's not much similarity between a Grand Prix race car and a luxury Mercedes sedan. And... well, you'd be right. The F1 car is hugely faster... read more July 24, 2014 by 

2014 BMW i8

BMW To Mark Centenary In 2016 With i9 Hybrid Supercar?

BMW turns 100 in 2016 and you can bet the automaker will mark the occasion with something special… like a celebratory vehicle. We’ve already heard that BMW might... read more July 24, 2014 by 

2012 Lexus LF-LC Concept

Production Lexus LF-LC Will Be Almost Identical To Concept: Report

Fans of Lexus’ stunning LF-LC concept car from the 2012 Detroit Auto Show will be glad to know that the production version, which is tipped to revive the SC badge, will... read more July 17, 2014 by 

2015 Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-In Hybrid

Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-In Hybrid Beats Original Acceleration, Range Estimates

It goes without saying that cars are expected to match the performance estimates their manufacturers quote, but it's always nice when one exceeds them. It turns out that the... read more July 10, 2014 by 

InMotion IN01

Students Target Nürburgring Lap Record With Radical Hybrid Racer

What was your most memorable college project? Chances are it didn't involve the Nürburgring. A group of students from the Technical University of Eindhoven and the... read more July 10, 2014 by 

Bugatti Legend ‘Black Bess’ Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse

Bugatti's Next Car To Offer 1,500 HP, Outpace Veyron Super Sport: Report

Bugatti is scheduled to end Veyron production within the next 12 months, with only around 20 build slots left for the 450-car run of Veyrons. However, fans shouldn’t be... read more July 10, 2014 by 

New Volvo XC90 T8’s plug-in hybrid drivetrain

Volvo Announces Powertrain Lineup For New XC90

Volvo’s all-new XC90 SUV is now just a month away from its reveal but today we have the first details on the powertrains that will be available for it. As previously... read more July 8, 2014 by 

2015 BMW i8, test drive in greater Los Angeles area, Apr 2014

BMW i8 Full Pricing, Options Revealed

BMW announced the list price of its i8 plug-in hybrid sports car some time ago, but now we know how much it will actually cost to get behind the wheel once various options... read more July 4, 2014 by 

Audi A3 e-tron

Audi Looking At Suspension-Energy Regeneration: Report

Regenerative braking is a common feature in hybrids and electric cars, but brake force isn't the only energy engineers can harvest while a car is moving. We've already... read more June 25, 2014 by 

Ferrari engine

Ferrari To Curb C02 With Turbocharging And Hybrid Technology

Ferrari has already managed to curb its CO2 emissions by almost 40 percent since 2007, back when its cars were averaging about 435 grams per kilometer as opposed to the... read more June 24, 2014 by 

2015 Bentley Flying Spur V8

Bentley Gets Plug-In Hybrids First, Then Diesels

Like other luxury car brands, Bentley isn't immune to the political pressures of the environmental movement. With various regulations coming into effect over the next few... read more June 16, 2014 by 

Subaru SVX

Subaru Planning Hybrid SVX Successor?

With the next Acura NSX and Nissan GT-R set to go down the hybrid route, and Mitsubishi and Toyota both rumored to be launching new generations of their respective Lancer... read more June 10, 2014 by 

2015 Scion FR-S

Scion FR-S Hybrid In Doubt

Anyone hoping for a new variant of the Scion FR-S sports car is in for disappointment, with yet another official from parent company Toyota ruling out one of the car’s... read more June 9, 2014 by 

Teaser for 2015 Nissan GT-R LM NISMO LMP1

New GT-R Development Closely Linked With Nissan's Le Mans Project

Nissan is expected to introduce an all-new GT-R sports car for the 2016 model year, the highly-anticipated R36 model, and for the first time since the mid-1990s Nissan is... read more June 5, 2014 by 

2014 Mercedes-Benz M-Class (ML350 BlueTEC)

M-Class To Join C-Class And S-Class In Mercedes Plug-In Hybrid Range

Mercedes-Benz is working on a mid-cycle update for its M-Class SUV and word on the street is that the update will see a plug-in hybrid model added to the lineup. Mercedes has... read more June 2, 2014 by 


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