Hybrid

Porsche 918 Spyder Production Model for 2013 Auto Show Febut

March 22, 2012 / No Comments

The 918 Spyder is one of three Porsche models with hybrid drive that made their world debut at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show. Now it is going to roll out on roads, as the production unit of the firm is all set to start the production of this car. This magnificent beast is an open two-seater and it is powered by ...

Porsche Panamera Hybrid to Come by 2014

March 21, 2012 / No Comments

Hybrid cars are picking up pace, with automakers and consumers looking for better fuel economy. While reducing emissions, they also reduce their impact on the environment. Porsche is planning to launch a hybrid Panamera by 2014 and it is expected to be a huge hit.   While some manufacturers like Nissan and Tesla have thrown in with the pure electric program, offering ...

Toyota Yaris Hybrid is a Cheaper Prius

March 13, 2012 / No Comments

As you all know,Toyota has been under pressure to launch a cheaper version of the famous Prius for some time now. And, you also know that folks at the automaker’s assembly line were lenient enough to come up with a solution. The latest is that the model is coming. Toyota will unwrap their Yaris Hybrid in Geneva. Yaris's base model will be ...

Audi r18 e-tron Hybrid Quattro to Test its Might at 2012 Le Mans

March 5, 2012 / No Comments

Whether it is on the race track or on the street, every car company wants it to be greener these days. Audi is also in that league as it will be releasing its r18 e-tron Hybrid Quattro at the upcoming 2012Le Mans. Audi is expecting its warrior to conquer the winning title this year and it surely looks like the ...

Toyota FT-Bh Teased Yet Again Ahead of Geneva Debut

February 23, 2012 / No Comments

Toyota continues to charm enthusiasts by spilling teaser shots of its much talked about FT-Bh Concept or more elaborated as ‘Future Toyota B-segment hybrid'.Toyota is the pioneer car company that has mass-produced the most, and this firm has helped very much in bringing hybrid adoption to the world. The new FT-Bh concept is an interesting hybrid car that will shake things ...

VW Golf Plug-in Hybrid to Roll Out in 2015

February 20, 2012 / 1 Comment

VW has announced that its next generation Golf Plug-in Hybrid will get a release date for 2015. Though it would take 3 more years, the prototype plug-in hybrid will be based on the currently available Golf and not the next-generation vehicle. Combining a 1.4 liter twin-charger Stratification Injection (TSI) engine with an 80 kilowatt electric motor, the VW Golf Plug-in Hybrid ...

Toyota to Up Prius C Production to Meet Huge Demand

February 16, 2012 / No Comments

Toyota is getting ready to pump up the production units so as to meet the demand their Prius C has amassed in Japan during the past few weeks. Toyota has reported that they have received 120,000 orders in Japan for their new compact hybrid sedan - 10 times more than the 12,000 they were targeting per month. The smaller compact hybrid, ...

80th Le Mans will see Hybrid Drives from Audi

February 8, 2012 / No Comments

A look at racing history would reveal that Audi has won the 24 Hours of Le Mans a total of ten times since 2000 and is, as a result, the most successful brand in the recent history of the race. Audi competes in the 80th running of the 24 Hours ofLe Manson June 16 and 17, 2012 with a total ...

Pininfarina P4/5 Competizione All Set for the Coming Season

February 2, 2012 / No Comments

Sports cars, including F1 machines, are going hybrid these days as if there was a condition prevailing which enables the hybrid cars to win every competition. Statistically this may sound true, but nevertheless, the Pininfarina P4/5 Competizione is getting a hybrid power-train soon enough. The Ferrari P4/5 is officially known as the Ferrari P4/5 by Pininfarina and is a one-off sports ...

Toyota NS4 Plug-In Hybrid is Truly Magnificent [Video]

February 1, 2012 / No Comments

Toyota has been rolling out mean machines for the last 80 years and there hasn’t been any single failure yet for this automotive giant. The latest car from the dream company is the NS4 plug-in hybrid, which is an outcome of many years of work. And, believe it or not, it is a class above all the cars of the ...