Plug-In Hybrids

2011 Subaru Impreza WRX

2013 Subaru WRX, Fiat 500 Electric, New Jersey F1: Today's Car News

This weekend saw the danger of motorsports rear its head once again, with the death of MotoGP racer Marco Simoncelliat Malaysia's Sepang International Circuit, and we mourn the loss with the rest of the racing world. Business keeps on ticking, however, and the 2013 Fiat 500 'Elettra' electric car... read more

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2011 Ford Evos Concept

2011 Ford Evos Concept: 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

As promised, Ford is scheduled to unveil a brand new concept car at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show in just two weeks’ time, and in the lead up to the event the Blue Oval... read more August 30, 2011 by 

2011 Peugeot HX1 Concept

2011 Peugeot HX1 Diesel Hybrid Concept: 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

French automaker Peugeot is a leader when it comes to hybrid technology, having pioneered the world’s first production diesel-electric hybrid vehicle in the form of its... read more August 29, 2011 by 

Solar Panels by Flickr user Chandra Marsono

Solar Tech Could Be Improved Thanks To 13-Year Old Student

Solar panel technology has, thus far, not been of much use for automobiles. You may be able to specify a small solar panel on the 2011 Nissan Leaf or 2012 Toyota Prius, but... read more August 19, 2011 by 

Cadillac ELR extended-range electric car

Cadillac ELR: Production Converj-Inspired Luxury Extended-Range Electric Car

Just a few days ago, our sister site GreenCarReports brought you the exclusive news that the Cadillac Converj was once again headed to production. Today, Cadillac confirmed... read more August 17, 2011 by 

2012 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid

2012 Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid Revealed Ahead Of Frankfurt Debut

We finally get to see the plug-in hybrid version of Toyota’s top-selling Prius next month at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show, ahead of the car’s showroom appearance... read more August 15, 2011 by 

SSC Tuatara supercar concept

Cadillac Converj, Audi R8 Spyder Recall, Infiniti JX: Today's Car News

The Cadillac Converj has once again received the green light for production. [GreenCarReports] Shelby Supercars officially debuts its Tuatara in Asia. [MotorAuthority] Ken... read more August 12, 2011 by 

Cadillac Converj Concept

Cadillac Converj Gets Production Green Light For 2014

When it first debuted at the 2009 Detroit Auto Show, the Cadillac Converj Concept confirmed Cadillac knows how to style a sporty, luxurious hybrid--but despite talk from GM... read more August 11, 2011 by 

Volvo series hybrid (range-extended electric car) test vehicle layout

Volvo's Next Generation Of Range-Extended Electric Cars

The Chevy Volt got a bad rap when it finally reached retail, after a few outlets got in a tizzy about the onboard engine actually contributing some power to the wheels under... read more July 13, 2011 by 

Fisker Karma

2012 Fisker Karma Gets 3,000 Orders, DiCaprio First

Following up the royal treatment Fisker has given the Karma throughout its development period, the plug-in hybrid sports/luxury car will see its first examples delivered to... read more July 12, 2011 by 

Fisker Karma at Laguna Seca

Fisker Hiring Staff To Build Project Nina At Former GM Plant

The last we heard, Fisker had delayed the U.S. launch of its Karma plug-in hybrid luxury sedan yet again, this time until July, but now the company has come out and announced... read more June 23, 2011 by 

2010 Lotus City Car Concept

Lotus City Car Concept Details, Sales To Start In 2014: Report

In addition to the new range of supercars and sports cars released at last year's Paris show, Lotus is planning to build its City Car Concept with help from its parent... read more June 22, 2011 by 

2010 Audi e-tron Spyder Concept live photos

Audi Shows Diesel-Electric Plug-In Hybrid Concept At Le Mans Vers Le Futur

Audi showcased its e-tron Spyder concept the day before winning this year's 79th edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The diesel-electric plug-in hybrid roadster was first... read more June 12, 2011 by 

Rolls Royce Phantom Experimental Electric 102EX

Rolls-Royce Owners Feeling Range Anxiety Over Electrics?

Rolls-Royce owners are not exactly jumping at the idea of electric versions of their super-luxury rides, despite the popular appeal of the Phantom 102EX concept. The issue?... read more June 6, 2011 by 

First factory-built Fisker Karma live photos

2011 Fisker Karma Plug-In Hybrid U.S. Delivery Pushed Back To July

The arrival of the 2011 Fisker Karma plug-in hybrid luxury sedan in U.S. showrooms is starting to become a bit of a running joke, with the company announcing tentative... read more June 3, 2011 by 

2011 Cadillac SRX

Cadillac SRX Plug-In Hybrid Cancelled Due To Inefficiency?

Nearly a year ago, buzz about a plug-in hybrid Cadillac SRX stirred the automotive Web, and early this year GM CEO Dan Akerson said a plug-in SRX was "likely." Then this week... read more June 2, 2011 by 


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