Hybrids

 
2015 Volkswagen Touareg

2015 Volkswagen Touareg Set For 2014 Beijing Auto Show Debut

Volkswagen’s second generation Touareg has enjoyed moderate sales since its launch in 2011, despite the vehicle’s lack of updates over the years apart from the addition of sporty R-Line trim. To reignite excitement in its mid-size SUV, VW will introduce an updated version for the 2015... read more

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2012 Audi A6 L e-tron concept

Audi Announces A6 Plug-In Hybrid For Chinese Market

Audi is committed to launching plug-in hybrid versions of its mainstream models such as the A3, A4, A6 and Q7. A plug-in hybrid A3, the A3 Sportback e-tron, has already been... read more April 8, 2014 by


 
1990 Mitsubishi 3000GT

Mitsubishi Evo Replacement May Be A Hybrid 3000GT Successor: Report

Nissan has had great success with its GT-R revival and will soon be launching a new version of its giant-killing sports car. The success has spurred Acura to launch a new... read more April 7, 2014 by


 
2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X FQ-440 MR special edition

Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X To Be Discontinued This Year: Report

Mitsubishi’s Lancer Evolution is getting on in years, with the current generation, the Evo X, having been with us since the 2008 model year. Mitsubishi has hinted at... read more March 31, 2014 by


 
Ford C-Max Energi 'Upside' parody advert

Ford Parodies Caddy's Poolside Ad Using Ford C-Max Energi: Video

Remember Cadillac's ad for the ELR range-extended electric coupe? Of course you do. You were either whooping in agreement or throwing things at your computer screen at the... read more March 28, 2014 by


 
Volvo S60 KERS engineering prototype

Volvo Gives Update On Flywheel Tech, Eyes 2020 Rollout

About a year ago we brought you the first details on a flywheel-based hybrid system Volvo is developing that could reduce fuel consumption by up to 25 percent. Volvo has... read more March 27, 2014 by


 
BMW i8 gauge cluster

BMW i8 Sounds Far More Interesting Than We Expected: Video

BMW seems to be in love with the idea of adding fake sound generators to their vehicles these days. That's a shame since the engines can sound quite exciting on their own... read more March 25, 2014 by


 
Jay Leno and the Porsche 918 Spyder

Jay Leno Takes A Second Spin In The Porsche 918 Spyder: Video

Following its world debut at the 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show late last year, Porsche’s new 918 Spyder is slowly making its way into buyer hands. Avid Porsche fan Jay Leno... read more March 25, 2014 by


 
2014 BMW Z4

Next BMW Z4 To Share Platform With Toyota Model, Feature Hybrid Tech: Report

In late 2011, BMW and Toyota signed a memorandum of understanding for collaboration on a number of projects, one of which was joint development of a sports car platform that... read more March 25, 2014 by


 
2015 BMW i8, 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show

2015 BMW i8 Specs Finalized As Production Starts

BMW’s new i8 plug-in hybrid sports car made its official world debut at 2013’s Frankfurt Auto Show, but development of the car’s advanced powertrain has... read more March 11, 2014 by


 
Espera Sbarro Sparta Concept  -  2014 Geneva Auto Show live photos

Sbarro Sparta Concept: Hybrid Rally Racer Makes Geneva Debut

The Sbarro Sparta, an all-wheel-drive hybrid rally car that made its debut at this week's Geneva Auto Show, has a lot of great ideas for an affordable production... read more March 7, 2014 by


 
2015 BMW i8 Louis Vuitton luggage set

Buying A BMW i8? Get The Matching Set Of Luis Vuitton Luggage

Future owners of BMW's i8 plug-in hybrid sports car will be a discerning bunch. Rather than opting for the obvious Porsche 911, they'll have bought into a progressive... read more February 28, 2014 by


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf GTE

Sporty Volkswagen Golf GTE Plug-In Hybrid Heads To 2014 Geneva Motor Show

First, there was the Golf GTI. Then, the diesel-powered Golf GTD. And when Volkswagen's plug-in hybrid Golf makes its debut next month at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, it will... read more February 20, 2014 by


 
Toyota FT-1 concept, 2014 Detroit Auto Show

Toyota FT-1 Concept Will Spawn New Supra: Report

Toyota has made little secret of the fact it's keen for new mid-size sports car to fill the void left by the Supra’s exit from the market early last decade. And at the... read more February 10, 2014 by


 
2011 Audi A5 e-tron quattro hybrid prototype

Audi Patent Drawings Reveal Potential Future Tech

Some of Audi's future technological advances have been revealed in the latest round of patent applications to hit the internet. Of a selection of new Audi patents noted by... read more February 10, 2014 by


 
2015 Mercedes-Benz S300 BlueTEC Hybrid

Mercedes Expands S-Class Range With Diesel, Diesel-Electric Hybrid

Mercedes-Benz is expanding its S-Class family with two new fuel-efficient options, though neither have been confirmed for the U.S. market yet. The two models are the S300... read more February 3, 2014 by


 
 

 
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