Hybrid

A3 Sportback e-tron: Audi’s Shot at Ruling the Hybrid Race

May 12, 2015 / No Comments

Audi always gets to the pole position when it comes to building expectations. As with the case of this year, it’s the much awaited A3 Sportback e-tron that will be making news, for it is the first mass plug-in hybrid variant being rolled out by the German manufacturer. The expected launch is to take place during some point at the second ...

2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid: Electric In Every Sense Of The Word!

February 2, 2014 / 1 Comment

When we often talk about a car being simply ‘electric’ on the road, it refers to the stunning performance it delivers. But the Subaru is redefining this with its latest addition to the SUV lineup that is not only set to turn heads on the road, but is also taking a grand turn towards a more green and eco-friendly design. The ...

Toyota Prius Hybrid Lauded by Consumer Reports Yet Again

December 23, 2013 / No Comments

Despite being flooded with options, with consumer friendly cars and pocket friendly ones, the good old gas-electric hybrid, the  2004 Prius, is still top notch. These models especially reduce pollution, in comparison with non-hybrid vehicles. The latest Consumer Reports sat that hybrids are big time yes for your wallet! The report  named  Toyota Prius hybrid as the  "best overall value for ...

Mitsubishi Standalone Hybrid Evo Successor in the Works

December 20, 2013 / No Comments

Mitsubishi is bringing into play different things in different people' s minds. If it is the environment friendly EVs for some, for others it is about the killer performance and evolution of Lancer. Though many thought Mitsubishi will now only focus on EVs, the latest information that is out point otherwise. Mitsubishi is about to club both of them together ...

Mitsubishi Fiso Canter Hybrid Comes Dressed in Pink and Polka Dots

November 26, 2013 / No Comments

Even vehicle like to dress up. So what about a truck in pink? Here we have a pink hybrid truck that is aimed at luring the women truckers out there. And, its hybrid too. Too many women truckers are a rarity. But with Mistubishi lining up the Fuso, things are likely to change. The Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation, owned ...

Volkswagen Twin Up! Diesel-Electric Concept Heading for Tokyo Show

November 11, 2013 / No Comments

Later this month, when the curtains go up on the Tokyo Motor Show, Volkswagen will look so proud to bring in its latest vehicle to the event podium. The car, a diesel-electric concept, could look like what you have seen before. The car maker has styled the new vehicle on the lines of the earlier Up! city car, and that ...

Mazda Hybrid, CNG Models LineUp for Tokyo Show

October 24, 2013 / No Comments

The current trend toward hybrid vehicles is what Mazda too is looking seriously at.  In fact, the introduction of its Skyactiv technologies has placed the company on to a higher pedestal of late. The car maker is now lining up a couple of new models, and from what we get to know, the US will soon see its Mazda6 Skyactiv-D ...

BMW Hybrid Vehicle Set for LA Showcase

October 15, 2013 / No Comments

The Los Angeles Auto Show will be a feast for auto enthusiasts, and to add to the charm, German automobile giant BMW will introduce its upcoming hybrid vehicle BMW 4-series Hybrid  at the event. The news was confirmed officially by the Los Angeles Auto Show officials. More than 20 luxury vehicles will be released at the show, including a BMW ...

Renault Hybrid Vehicle by 2020

October 14, 2013 / No Comments

Renault seems to have dived headlong into the hybrid vehicles terrain. The company, established in 1899, is now the third biggest European automaker, and expanding as always. Renault had already entered the electric vehicle scenario in the recent past and made some good impacts with its electric cars. Now the company is reportedly working on a range of vehicles with hybrid ...

Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid Priced at $25,995

October 7, 2013 / No Comments

Subaru’s XV Crosstrek Hybrid was first introduced at 2013 New York Auto Show earlier this year. Reportedly, this vehicle will go on sale by the end of this year and will be priced at $25,995. The XV Crosstrek Hybrid is specially designed to achieve maximum fuel efficiency. It comes with active grille shutters and a few aerodynamic enhancements, so that it ...