Tag: Hybrids

Jeep CEO Says Future’s Electric, Bronco Competition Will Only Make Wrangler Better

Competition will make the future brighter for Jeep, according to CEO Christian Meunier. Looking ahead, the automaker is sure that its 80 years of experience will carry it through to a bright future, even with competition like the new Ford Bronco. “Competition is great,” Meunier said at the Chicago Auto Show, per The Detroit News. […]

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Survey Finds 41% Of Consumers Want Their Next Car To Be Electrified

An interesting study has revealed that a large number of customers would prefer to buy an electrified vehicle as their next car. EY surveyed 9,000 people across 13 countries, including the U.S., Canada, China, Germany, Australia, Singapore, and New Zealand, and asked them their powertrain preference for their next car. No less than 41 per […]

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Ferrari SF90 Stradale Sets New Lap Record At Indianapolis Motor Speedway

This past week, the Ferrari SF90 Stradale set a new fastest production car lap record at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The plug-in hybrid supercar lapped the 2.439-mile (3.925-km) road course layout in 1 minute 29.625 seconds and reached a maximum speed of 174.6 mph (280.9 km/h) on the back straight. The run was overseen by […]

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Aston Martin To Replace DB11 And Vantage With All-Electric Models

Aston Martin has acknowledged that next-generation versions of the DB11 and Vantage will be all-electric. The British car manufacturer is in the midst of electrifying its line-up and will soon commence customer deliveries of the hybrid Valkyrie hypercar. In addition, the DBX will soon be updated with a plug-in hybrid variant, while the forthcoming Valhalla […]

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This Is Our First Close-Up Look Of The Brand New Aston Martin Valhalla

While the Aston Martin Valkyrie may be the most exciting new performance car coming from the British car manufacturer, the Valhalla will be much more affordable, accessible and, arguably, more important for the brand. The Valhalla was first presented as a concept back in 2018 and last week, was unveiled in production guise. Since 2018, […]

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Toyota Launches Second-Gen Aqua / Prius C In Japan With Optional AWD, Standard Emergency Power Supply

Toyota unveiled the all-new second-generation Aqua, aka the Prius C, for the Japanese market. Compared to its predecessor, which debuted in 2012 and has sold more than 1.87 million units, the new Aqua is fitted with an improved hybrid system that is 20 percent more efficient and comes with a new platform and modernized design. The […]

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Rumored GT1 Hypercar ‘Not Happening’ Says Porsche

The car bit of the internet was ablaze yesterday with news that Porsche was getting ready to unleash a brand new hypercar. But speaking exclusively to Carscoops, Porsche says the idea is pure fan-fiction. Comedy writer and confirmed Porsche fan Spike Feresten sparked the rumors by claiming on his podcast that a successor to the […]

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2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Plug-In Hybrid Launched In Three Flavors Down Under

The 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Plug-In Hybrid has just been unveiled for the Australian market before it starts to arrive in dealerships in August. Mitsubishi will sell three variants of the Eclipse Cross Plug-In Hybrid in the local market. All feature a 2.4-liter petrol four-cylinder that produces 126 hp (94 kW) and 147 lb-ft (199 […]

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