Automobiles

Volvo XC60 Plug-in Hybrid Concept Specs Out

January 6, 2012 / 1 Comment

People are moving ahead and technology has to grow. That’s why Volvo has come up with its newest hybrid, the Volvo XC60. This hybrid EV utilizes the possibility of diesel cum electricity fuel systems to deliver the best. Volvo is already famous for the safety features they offer in their cars and with the XC60, they have decided to take over ...

Toyota NS4 Plug-In Hybrid Concept Teaser Out [Video]

January 4, 2012 / No Comments

The much awaited launch of the Toyota NS4 Plug-In Hybrid Concept will happen at next week’s 2012 Detroit Auto Show. The company has launched a teaser video which shows the advancements of the NS4 that may touch hearts of millions of automotive enthusiasts. Last month, Toyota had come up with an image of the NS4 Plug-In Hybrid Concept and the new ...

Toyota Aqua to Conquer Japan with Over 60000 Initial Booking Orders

December 29, 2011 / 1 Comment

Toyota always knew what people want and they certainly knew everything when it comes to hybrid cars. For the past 2-3 years,Toyota was tipping off their employees in designing a car that could conquer minds and would threaten both EVs and conventional gasoline cars. The outcome was the Aqua, a small successor to their revolutionary Prius, which has already proved to ...

Lexus LF-LC Concept Image Revealed

December 27, 2011 / No Comments

It is always a wonderful experience to look at Lexus's sports model cars. The experience is so not only because of the innovation that the people at Lexus put in, but also because of the "obsessed with style" nature of those vehicles. Lexus has now revealed another view of its sporty LF-LC concept. The automobile with its stunning looks is expected ...

Fisker Karma Battery Issue Confirmed by A123

December 26, 2011 / No Comments

Battery maker A123 has said that batteries they had supplied to Fisker Automotive for their Karma range-extended luxury sedans might have wrongly aligned hose clamps for the cooling system, which could cause coolant to leak and cause electrical short circuit.  The problem will be affecting only cars less than 50 in number, as only 50 of them were delivered. Fisker Karma, ...

Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid to Roar During 2012 Racing Season

December 22, 2011 / No Comments

Porsche has announced that the GT3 R Hybrid will make a statement when the 2012 racing season gets rolling. The vehicle, with its first design, made its debut appearance in 2010 at the Petit Le Mans 10-hour competition where it showed excellent performance. The GT3 R Hybrid is known as the "rolling race laboratory," and while Porsche has not revealed any ...

Honda AC-X Concept Revealed in Tokyo

December 5, 2011 / No Comments

With the Honda AC-X concept revealed, the world of eco-friendly cars have found a new and better member to lead them to the factories. The superior design and highly efficient aerodynamic structure along with enhanced mileage will surely make this baby the top most sold out car of this decade. Honda has given its Insight Hybrid the four-door coupe treatment and ...

Toyota Concept Aqua Heads for Detroit Auto Show

December 2, 2011 / No Comments

The 2011 Tokyo Motor Show had witnessed many charming production and concept models from vehicle manufacturers around the world. Of them, Toyota's Aqua models caught the interest of many. Now, at the Detroit Auto Show in early 2012, these Aqua models will serve as the Prius C in the United States. This vehicle would feature a 1.5-liter Atkinson cycle four-cylinder engine ...

BMW ActiveHybrid 5 to Hit US Roads Early Next Year

December 1, 2011 / No Comments

It’s been a while since BMW has announced their new BMW ActiveHybrid 5. The whole world waited eagerly to see the beauty roll in. But the wait seemed long. However, putting an end to all anxiety, they have finally removed the wraps off the hybridized ActiveHybrid 5 at the Tokyo Motor Show. The hybridized 535i is based on BMW 535i sedan ...

Toyota Prius Plug–in Hybrid to Start Sale in Japan by Jan-End

November 30, 2011 / No Comments

The first orders for the third generation Toyota Prius Plug–in Hybrid will start retailing in Japan by the end of January next year. The US markets, meanwhile, would get to drive the car by coming spring. However, the initial availability would be in 14 states, and a nationwide rollout would happen by 2013. We hear sales in the European region ...