Tag : Hybrid

Lexus range to expand with ES compact hybrid saloon

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Lexus will launch a compact hybrid saloon car below the IS in its European range later this year, likely to preview some of the technology coming to the next CT compact hatch.

Best-ever first quarter for Porsche, aided by PHEV sales

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Porsche‘s first quarter of 2018 has kicked off to a flying start, with around 63,500 vehicle sales globally, including a noteworthy 60% of buyers who opt for the Panamera choose the plug-in hybrid variant.

Vision X concept pioneers Škoda’s CNG hybrid-electric drive

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Škoda is to unveil a new concept at Geneva combining natural gas, petrol and electric drive as it pushes ahead with plans to launch hybrid and battery-powered models in various segments by 2025.

Honda CR-V debuts hybrid power and seven-seater option

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Honda’s new CR-V will debut a hybrid powertrain for Europe and a seven-seat option while ditching diesel powerplants.

Next-gen Toyota hybrids to offer all-wheel drive

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Toyota has announced a variety of new engine and transmission technology, the core of which will see its next-generation hybrids offering all-wheel drive.

SUV and petrol registrations drive EU car demand

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EU car registrations rose 3.1% in 2017 as an uplift in demand for SUVs and petrol models helped drive the market.

Diesel decline and corporate mobility key trends for 2018, says Fleet Logistics

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The continued decline of the diesel market share and the increased provision of total corporate mobility will be two of the key fleet trends for the year ahead.

Honda previews dual-motor Insight hybrid

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Honda will unveil a prototype of the next Insight hybrid at the Detroit Motor Show, featuring a new two-motor hybrid system aimed at rivalling the economy of the Toyota Prius and Hyundai Ioniq.

Toyota to introduce higher-powered hybrid option for core models

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Toyota is planning to offer more powerful hybrid options across its core model line-up.

Honda Clarity Electric and Plug-In Hybrid to make global debut at New York Auto Show

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Honda has published a teaser sketch of its Clarity Electric and Plug-in Hybrid models prior to their debut in April at the New York International Auto Show.

First Drive: Toyota C-HR

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Hybrid technology makes Toyota’s sub-RAV4 crossover an attractive fleet car, says Dan Gilkes.

Road Test: Lexus RX 450h

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The latest Lexus RX450h is an impressive all-rounder, reckons John Kendall.