Hybrids

 
BMW electrification roadmap

BMW’s electrification plans mapped out

The BMW Group is committed to launching 25 electrified cars by 2025, 12 of which will be battery-powered electrics. The automaker on Tuesday revealed the full schedule for the 25 cars along with a few tentative details. The first two cars out of the 25 have already been revealed. They are the BMW... read more

December 5, 2017 by
 
2019 BMW i8 Roadster, 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show

2019 BMW i8 Roadster revealed

BMW’s i8 plug-in hybrid sports car can now be ordered as a convertible. BMW took the covers off the new i8 Roadster on Wednesday at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show... read more November 29, 2017 by


 
Mercedes-Benz A-Class plug-in hybrid gauge cluster

Mercedes-Benz A-Class interior photo teasers tip plug-in hybrid model

Last week, Mercedes-Benz showed off what to expect from its next-generation compact luxury cars' interiors. Upon closer inspection, the photos also revealed an A-Class... read more November 28, 2017 by


 
2018 Ford Special Services Plug-In Hybrid Sedan

Ford now offers a plug-in hybrid cop car

Ford loves a good police vehicle. Earlier this year, Ford showed us the first pursuit-rated Hybrid police vehicle. The Blue Oval also offered the 2018 Expedition for police... read more November 20, 2017 by


 
Subaru Viziv Performance concept, 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Subaru could delay next WRX STI in order to add hybrid tech

Stricter emissions regulations, particularly in Europe, could lead to the end of the WRX STI as we know it. That’s according to David Dello Stritto, Subaru’s... read more November 15, 2017 by


 
Opel Ampera-e

EU proposes stricter emissions regulations for 2030

A handful of European nations have recently announced calls to drastically reduce vehicle emissions and in some cases ban completely the sale of cars powered solely by... read more November 9, 2017 by


 
2015 Lamborghini Huracan Video Road Test

Lamborghini Huracán successor to boast hybrid power

Lamborghini is looking to add numerous Huracán variants in the years to come, but looking further into the future, the automaker's "entry-level" slot will take the... read more October 31, 2017 by


 
Mazda RX-Vision concept, 2015 Tokyo Motor Show

Rotary sports car to miss Mazda’s 2020 centennial, offer hybrid option

Mazda is committed to the rotary’s revival. That much is clear. Where we’ll see the engine end up is a completely different story, however. It’s safe to... read more October 26, 2017 by


 
Mazda Vision Coupe concept, 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Mazda engineer drops more hints about rotary range-extender

Mazda continues to tease us with a rotary engine, which last found a home in a production vehicle in the 2012 RX-8 sports car. At the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show, neither of the... read more October 25, 2017 by


 
Polestar 1

Polestar 1 was originally a flagship Volvo coupe

Former Volvo tuner Polestar on Tuesday unveiled its first car, the aptly named Polestar 1, but if you’re thinking you've seen the design before, it’s because you... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
Polestar 1

Polestar 1 is a carbon fiber-bodied 600-horsepower hybrid coupe

Volvo was among the first automakers to announce intentions to phase out the internal combustion engine and move to a purely electrified portfolio of cars. In the process... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
Mercedes-Benz EQA concept, 2017 Frankfurt auto show

Mercedes-Benz electrification plans: charting the changes

Mercedes-Benz is currently constructing a battery plant in Kamenz, Germany, the second of five such plants that will be in operation in three continents by the start of the... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
2019 Land Rover Range Rover P400e

2019 Land Rover Range Rover gets plug-in hybrid option

Land Rover’s Range Rover and Range Rover Sport models have been available with a hybrid option for several years, though not in the United States. That’s set to... read more October 11, 2017 by


 
2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport preview

Land Rover’s Range Rover Sport enters the 2018 model year with the most extensive updates since the current generation’s 2014 debut. The list includes subtle... read more October 4, 2017 by


 
2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport P400e

2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport P400e plug-in hybrid first look

Land Rover’s Range Rover SUVs, for decades the image of inefficiency and excess, are being transformed into some of the cleanest vehicles on the road. Land Rover is... read more October 3, 2017 by


 
Chrome exhaust pipe

California could introduce its own ban on internal combustion engine cars

The state of California is, and has been, a staunch supporter of electric cars and tight regulations aimed at curbing car emissions in order to reduce pollution. Most of its... read more September 27, 2017 by


 
 

 
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