Honda, Volvo, and Lync & Co had announcements about plug-in hybrid models this week. The Honda Clarity PHEV will begin at $33,400. And Chevrolet may have a plug-in cute ute on the market within the next few years.
Speed Dating: I spent a Week With the 2018 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid to see if Hyundai could make a better Toyota Prius than Toyota.
This video from the guys at Engineering Explained tells us How Mercedes’ F1 Engine Burned Oil for More Power throughout the 2017 season.
Formula 1 is changing its engine formula (get it?) for 2021, with louder engines, more driver involvement, and lower costs aiming to attract new fans!
An hour-long Deep Dive video explaining how the Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Transaxle helps to get the hybrid minivan to 84 MPGe!
Earlier today, Polestar launched its very first model. It’s called the Polestar 1, and it is a real statement of intent that Polestar will be taking the fight directly to Tesla, BMW, and Mercedes-AMG. Putting cars like the Tesla Model S, BMW’s 6 series, and Mercedes-Benz’ S class squarely in its crosshairs is a bold […]
The computers needed to make autonomous cars possible require so much power, they actually reduce overall efficiency and fuel economy. Is that a problem?
The Chrysler Pacific Hybrid may be the perfect eco-vehicle for families with lots of kids and stuff to haul around without burning a lot of gasoline.
Groupe Renault plans to have electric and 12 plug-in hybrid models in its lineup by 2022.
China has been going back and forth with its plan to require foreign and domestic car manufacturers to have a certain percentage of electric car sales or face significant fines. The cap-and-trade plan was scheduled to go into effect on January 1, 2018, but there were loud complaints from the industry that the target date […]
Mitsubishi says it will finally get around to bringing its Outlander plug-in hybrid to the US in December — about 4 years behind schedule.
A report from Fleet News screams that plug-in hybrids get lousy fuel economy and have higher carbon emissions than diesel cars. The sky is falling! We must run and tell the king!
The Alt Car Expo in southern California is an annual event that helps EV customers learn about the advantages of electric cars.
I spent last week going through my daily routine of dropping off kiddos at school, heading to work, and driving home- all without leaving Oak Park, of course- behind the wheel of a Crush Blue 2017 Toyota Prius Two Eco. I did this in order to gain a bit more perspective on how a modern […]
Jaguar says every car it makes will be a hybrid, plug-in hybrid, or battery electric car starting in 2020. That’s not so far away, folks!
The Kia fastback concept set to be revealed at the Frankfurt auto show in a few days is drop dead gorgeous.