Tag Archives: hybrid

Geneva Auto Show: Bentley enters hybrid territory with Bentayga SUV

Attendees look at a Bentley Motors Ltd. Bentayga luxury vehicle ahead of the 88th Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland, on Monday, March 5, 2018. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg(Bloomberg) On Monday, at a private party prior to the Geneva Motor Show, Bentley Motors Ltd. unveiled the Bentley Bentayga Hybrid. This is the first vehicle in Bentley’s family of cars to ... Read More »

Toyota Auris Hybrid Touring Sports (2017) review

Is this the most boring car in the world you can buy right now? Quite possibly. Say the words ‘Toyota’, ‘Auris’, ‘Hybrid’ and ‘estate’ in a row and you’ll have to be admitted to hospital for sudden-onset narcolepsy. It’ll make you so devoid of excitement that it should come with a warning for you not to operate heavy machinery after ... Read More »

First Drive Review: 2016 Honda Accord Hybrid

There are always a few car models that define an automotive company. The Accord for Honda is exactly one of those and we did get three generations of the car from 2000-2013 till Honda India pulled the plug due to slow sales. But now it is back in and all new avatar and whats more important than the sharp looks ... Read More »

Exclusive: Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine Hybrid Review

  The XC90 is the car that defines the big change at Volvo. Ever since its launch in 2014, the car has been creating waves everywhere it went. It sits on Volvo’s new scalable product architecture or SPA, has a slew of safety and driver assistance systems, and looks like a million bucks! It’s also paving the way for future ... Read More »

Government of India allows aftermarket hybrid electric kits for old cars

In efforts to control pollution levels in Delhi, the government of India had recently banned diesel vehicles older than 10 years and has also banned the registration of diesel displacing over 2,000cc. In order to strengthen its cause, reports indicate that the government has now allowed owners to covert the old BS-II and BS-III compliant vehicle into electric hybrids. Initially, ... Read More »

2018 BMW 5 Series plug-in hybrid undergoing testing

The 2018 BMW 5 Series plug-in hybrid is currently undergoing some rigorous tests. One of the prototypes of the upcoming mid-size luxury sedan was caught soaking in the hot desert heat. The 2018 5 Series, as we know, will adopt a plug-in version and these are the clearest shots yet. The vehicle is likely to use the same set up ... Read More »

Exclusive: Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine Hybrid Review

    The XC90 is the car that defines the big change at Volvo. Ever since its launch in 2014, the car has been creating waves everywhere it went. It sits on Volvo’s new scalable product architecture or SPA, has a slew of safety and driver assistance systems, and looks like a million bucks! It’s also paving the way for ... Read More »

Mercedes-Benz to Launch 10 New Plug-in Hybrid Models by 2017

Mercedes-Benz’ parent company Daimler recently announced its plan to introduce 10 plug-in hybrid models by 2017. The German automotive giant has been laboring on furthering the development of alternative drive systems. Interestingly, Daimler is investing nearly 500 million Euro on a second battery factory in Germany that will primarily supply for the Group’s electric and hybrid vehicles. Furthermore, Daimler also ... Read More »

BMW 3-series 330e (2016) plug-in hybrid review

The BMW 3-series has traditionally been the Bavarian firm’s best-selling model; it’s certainly one of its best known and it’s one of our favourites too. This stalwart saloon represents all that is good and proper in the company car park. And that’s the obvious market for the car we’re driving here – a production plug-in hybrid (we drove a prototype ... Read More »