2019 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Gets Powertrain Tweaks, Updated Styling

We waited years for Mitsubishi’s plug-in hybrid version of the Outlander to reach U.S. shores, but we might not have to wait very long for the gasoline-electric SUV to receive some updates. Mitsubishi is releasing a 2019 Outlander PHEV for Europe with some significant tweaks to the powertrain, and we presume these changes will make their […]

Kia Optima Hybrid Facelift Spied for the First Time

We got exclusive pictures of the facelifted Kia Optima Hybrid taken on the wild in South Korea, that confirms that slight changes received by the combustion variant told you a…
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Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Facelift Revealed

Hyundai Motor America unveiled its redesigned 2018 Sonata Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid models at the Chicago Auto Show. 2018 Sonata Hybrid/Plug-in Hybrid Highlights New front/rear fascia design, grille, hood, front…
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Updated 2018 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid and Plug-In Hybrid Play Catch-Up

Hyundai announced a mid-cycle update for the 2018 Sonata in the spring of 2017, but at the time, only the gasoline-powered models were redone. Now, Hyundai has brought the hybrid and plug-in hybrid models up to speed with design changes that align them with their gas brethren. The exterior and interior redesigns are more extensive […]

Hyundai’s new Plug-in has a range of 590 miles

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Hyundai’s new Plug-in has a range of 590 miles

Hyundai revealed the 2018 Sonata Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show. The Plug-in Hybrid includes a 50 kW e…

Former GM Advanced Powertrain Executive Says Not So Fast on EV Adoption

Professor Friedrich Indra is one of the most vocal critics of electric mobility. He started his career at Alpina and Audi before moving to General Motors in Detroit, where he eventually took over responsibility for advanced engineering in powertrain operations. He retired in 2005 but continues to work as a scholar and an advisor to […]

Haptic Fantastic! 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC350e Plug-In Hybrid Specs and Pricing

In the new era of diesel-emissions concern, Mercedes-Benz buyers seeking the brand’s the most fuel-efficient offering must remember to plug in their car every night. The latest model to offer that feature is the 2018 GLC350e, the automaker’s second plug-in-hybrid crossover and one of many more electrified models on the way. The GLC350e 4Matic has […]