Tag : PHEV

BMW 225xe Active Tourer treated to 25% more electric range

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BMW has launched the new and improved BMW 225xe Active Tourer plug-in hybrid (PHEV), featuring 25% more electric range and 15% lower CO2 emissions, taking it under 50g/km.

BMW 530e gets 30% range increase and 20% lower CO2

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The popular plug-in hybrid BMW 5 Series, 530e, has been updated with the latest battery cell technology, which sees it offer an electric range of up to 66km and reduce CO2 emissions by 20% …

MG confirms launch of three new EVs by 2021

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MG is setting its sights on electrified vehicles to act as the tip of its fleet sales increases with two new plug-in hybrid models and a new EV.

2019 BMW 3 Series Plug-in Hybrid specs revealed

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Following the global reveal of the new generation BMW 3 Series, the forthcoming plug-in hybrid is shown as offering a 72km electric range, low CO2 and fuel economy.

Road Test: Volvo S90 T8

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Volvo’s luxury saloon gains plug-in hybrid power, finds Jonathan Musk.

Toyota reveals multiple electrified models

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A new battery-electric C-HR, plug-in hybrid Corolla and Levin models have been revealed by Toyota.

Volvo sister brand to build plug-in hybrid SUVs in Belgium

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Chinese-owned car company, Lynk & Co, is to build its first subscription-funded hybrid SUVs at the Belgian factory of sister brand Volvo Cars from 2019, with a focus on urban drivers.

Road Test: Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid

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The third part of the Ioniq family is plug-in hybrid technology done right, explains Alex Grant.

PSA to electrify across all brands and reenter US market

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PSA Group CEO Carlos Tavares has confirmed that every model of PSA vehicle will be offered with electrification as an option, at the Automotive News World Congress in Detroit.

50% Toyota global sales to be electrified by 2030

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Toyota estimates half of the company’s global sales will be electrified by 2030.

Jeep confirms plug-in hybrid power for new Wrangler

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Jeep‘s new Wrangler will include plug-in hybrid power, the American company has confirmed.

More electric range for BMW i8 Coupé and Roadster introduced

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BMW has revealed the production version of the new i8 Roadster and new Coupé at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

Electric Corsa to debut in 2020 under Opel turnaround plans

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Opel, and sibling Vauxhall, is to debut a next-generation electric Corsa and a plug-in hybrid version of its Grandland X crossover by 2020 under post-takeover plans to bring the company back into profit.

Honda enhances its future of EVs and plug-in hybrids

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Honda has confirmed its future line up will include more hybrid vehicles and, for the first time, plug-in hybrid and electric vehicle (EV) models from here forward.

First Drive: BMW 530e iPerformance

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It’s no niche car, but the 5 Series plug-in hybrid isn’t quite mainstream either, explains Alex Grant.

Kia debuts two plug-in hybrid models

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Kia will add two new plug-in hybrid models to its line-up later this year, both offering sub-50g/km CO2 emissions.