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Kia Expected To Launch Pure Electric Stonic In 2018

Kia’s fully-electric vehicle offerings will increase to three by 2018, all of which live in the popular SUV and CUV segments. One of the most asked questions in the EV world is, “when will we see more SUV and crossover-type all-electric vehicles?” These two segments are among the most popular…

3 months ago by Steven Loveday 13

Pilot Assist II To Come Standard On 2017 Volvo XC90 T8 PHEV

Volvo announced a large range of updates for the 2017 Volvo XC90 T8 PHEV. The XC90 powertrain features a turbocharged/supercharged 320 hp four-cylinder 2.0-liter gas engine driving the front wheels and an 87 hp electric motor out back. In addition, there is 25 hp starter motor between the engine and the eight-speed automatic gearbox, smoothing…

1 year ago by Steven Loveday 4

Efficient Drivetrains Launches Asian Market PHEV SUV

Efficient Drivetrains (EDI), the company that earlier announced it will offer a Class 3 PHEV truck based on the Chevy Silverado 3500, aims to join the plug-in hybrid SUV segment too. The company developed a plug-in version of a Chinese SUV and intends to sell it in Asia as an…

2 years ago by Mark Kane 0

World Debut: BMW X5 xDrive40e Plug-In Hybrid

BMW’s first plug-in hybrid X5 makes its world debut yesterday. The new BMW X5 xDrive40e comes to market to compete in a fast growing segment and opens the doors for future BMW SUV hybrids. 313 horsepower and 450 Nm (332 lb-ft) of torque Permanent all-wheel drive and the BMW EfficientDynamics…

2 years ago by Inside EVs Staff 27

BYD Tang Sales Expected To Outpace Qin

The plug-in electric BYD Qin was an immediate sales success when it launched last year in China. Sales started out low, but rather quickly sales established at a level well over 1,000 units per month and even hit and held steady at 1,700 units per month late last year. According…

2 years ago by Eric Loveday 9