Showing posts in the category of Hybrids

Ford Mulls Selling U.S.-Market Plug-In Hybrids In Europe


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Given the praise Ford's hybrids have received in the States, it's interesting the company has only just announced they'd be available in Europe.

Ferrari LaFerrari is Really Exciting in a Straight Line – Acceleration Runs Within


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Currently one of the hottest cars on the planet, the Ferrari LaFerrari’s brutal performance is still leaving us awe struck, months after it was unveiled.

With 950 hp and just 1,255 kg / 2,767 lbs to lug around it accelerates at an insane rate that’s eloquently illustrated in the selection of videos posted below.

Mitsubishi to Make PHEV Versions of Next ASX and Pajero / Shogun


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The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is a definitely a solid proposition in the hybrid sector of the European market, so much so that the manufacturer reportedly wants two more similar models.

According to an AutoNews report, these will be based on next-gen versions of the ASX model (known as the Outlander Sport in the States) and Pajero/Shogun.

New Chrysler Town & Country Plug-in Hybrid Coming in Late 2015


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Chrysler's first big entry into the plug-in hybrid arena will be in the form of its next-generation Town & Country minivan, coming a year earlier expected, according to the company's CEO.

Next Porsche 911 to Feature Hybrid Variant too, Says Report


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With so many promising hybrids seeing the light of day recently, we’re more curious than wary of the news that the next generation Porsche 911, due sometime in 2018, will feature a hybrid variant. In fact, that variant sounds really rather enticing if done right, and being Porsche it probably will be…

Updated and Revised 2015 Toyota Prius+ Detailed


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What car do you go for if all you’re looking for in your next vehicle is for it to be a hybrid and have seven seats?

Honda Keeps CR-Z Hybrid Coupe Another Year in the Market


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Honda hasn't had much luck with hybrids and the blame falls on the decisions of the company and its mediocre and confused products like the CR-Z, which despite being a flop, will soldier on for another year.

Lamborghini Boss Says Asterion Hybrid Hypercar Will Not Be Built


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The Lamborghini Asterion LP 910-4 plug-in hybrid hypercar unveiled at the Paris Auto Show last week is doomed to remain just an exercise of imagination.

Cadillac CT6 to Have Plug-In Hybrid Version with 70MPGe Rating


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Besides inaugurating Cadillac’s new naming strategy, the upcoming CT6 flagship sedan will feature a plug-in electric version that will return a fuel economy of 70 MPGe.

VW Details All-New Passat’s Engines and Equipment [115 Photos]


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Volkswagen has released new details and a huge photo gallery of the eighth generation Passat, which debuted at the Paris Auto Show last week.

U Spy BMW's Upcoming X5 eDrive PHEV in Berlin


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An eagled-eyed Carscoops reader from Berlin, Germany, spotted this BMW prototype parked on the road.
"Seen in Berlin Prenzlauer Berg on Friday, it looked like an X5, but why should they hide the body so much? Wasn't it already presented?" Justus B. asked us in an email.

Review Says only Reason to Consider Lexus NX Over Rivals is Styling


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One thing we’ve been able to piece together after watching literally all the Lexus NX reviews we could find is that the sporty, aggressive styling is not matched by the driving experience. It’s apparently not the worst out on the road, but it’s far off the pace of the class leaders.

Citroën's C4 Cactus Airflow 2L Concept Proves Fuel Efficiency Can Look Good


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At first glance, the Citroën C4 Cactus Airflow 2L Concept may seem like a souped-up version of the standard model, and that’s due to its upgraded aerodynamic package.

Kia's Optima T-Hybrid Bolts an Electrical Supercharger on Turbo Diesel Engine


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Korea's Kia is showcasing a new diesel-electric powertrain on the Optima T-Hybrid Concept at the 2014 Paris Auto Show.

VW Passat GTE Joins Plug-In Hybrids Club in Paris


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The VW Passat is an institution in Europe and like any self-respecting bureaucratic establishment it’s big, imposing and slow to change. The new one continues the familiar evolution of the model, though it does add an intriguing GTE plug-in hybrid model into the mix, to possibly lure folks away from the usual diesels.

Toyota C-HR is Akio Toyoda's Vision of an Emotional CUV [New Photos & Video]


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Toyota has released more photos and information about the C-HR Concept, a study that previews a future C-segment crossover from the Japanese brand.

Peugeot's Quartz Concept is How All Crossovers Should Be Like


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If we could have our say, we would put the Peugeot Quartz Concept in production as is - Lamborghini air inlets and all. But we don't, so it will just serve as a reminder in a few years' time of how cool the French firm's next 308-based SUV could have been.

Lamborghini Asterion LPI 910-4: Live Photos and Videos


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Here's our first real life look at Lamborghini's new Asterion LPI 910-4 hybrid supercar concept that combines a V10 engine with three electric motors.

Lamborghini's Asterion LPI910-4 is a 910PS Hybrid Concept


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This ladies and gents, is the real Lamborghini Asterion LPI910-4 Concept car that has been released just ahead of it Paris Motor Show World premiere.

Infiniti Q80 Inspiration Officially Revealed, Has a 550HP Hybrid Powertrain


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Now that the looks of the Infiniti Q80 Inspiration concept are no longer a mystery, we can focus on what’s beneath its flowing bodywork, as official details have just been released.