May 22nd, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
What is it like to drive a hybrid and a battery electric car from the same manufacturer side by side on an extended road trip? It's fun to do it once but the need to stop and recharge for 3.5 hours after 2 hours of driving makes doing more than that a drag.
May 21st, 2017 | by Jo Borrás
Volvo Quits Diesel development. The Chinese-owned company now Shifts its Focus to electrification and hybridization for the future
May 20th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
EV sales in California were up 91% in the first quarter, thanks in part to sales of the Chevy Bolt. EVs accounted for almost 3% of all new car sales during the quarter.
May 9th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
There is a lot of misinformation about hybrid cars. This article will clear up some of the mystery surrounding hybrid cars and help you decide if driving one would make sense for you.
April 21st, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Here's a list of the 10 best hybrid cars available in America according to Kelly Blue Book. Hybrids offer great gas mileage and you never have to plug them in. Some people find that to be a big plus.
April 20th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
AAA will launch Gig, its new car sharing service, in Oakland and Berkeley California on April 30 using 250 Prius C hybrid cars.
April 17th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
The Lynk & Co 03 concept sedan was on display in Shanghai recently. Owned by Geely, the car will offer a lifetime warranty and full connectivity. US sales are expected to begin in 2019.
April 11th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
EV sales continue to rise, led by plug-in hybrids. Tesla US sales are up 8% while sales of the Toyota Prius and its siblings are down sharply.
April 10th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Ford has unveiled the first hybrid police cruiser, a beefed up version of the Fusion Hybrid specially prepared to survive the rigors of police work,
April 9th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Formula One is thinking about the next engine rules package for 2021 and beyond. Should it go forward with more technological wizardry and complexity in the name of efficiency or take a step back to more conventional gasoline engines?
April 7th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Ford CEO Mark Fields is in China this week to tout his company's EV strategy for the the world's largest auto market. This is the same fellow who says people don''t want to buy electric cars.
April 4th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Cars.com drove a Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid for a week and discovered two things. Highway fuel economy is about the same as it is with the conventional Pacifica, but in around town driving, the Hybrid was more than twice as efficient.
March 27th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
The Chevy Malibu Hybrid returned the highest fuel economy of any midsize hybrid sold in America according to Consumer Reports -- 49 highway, 41 overall.