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2018 Honda Clarity PHEV Test Drive Review

Bigger than a Volt and more electric range than a Fusion Energi, but not exactly the electrified Honda we’d want. – Calistoga, California The Honda Clarity isn’t just one car, it’s three: a family of vehicles built on a shared battery-centric architecture, with hydrogen fuel cell, full-electric, and plug-in hybrid…

2 months ago by Steven Ewing 89

Volvo S90 T8 Plug-In Hybrid Test Drive Review

A modern, efficient plug-in drivetrain is the cherry on top of a lovely luxury sedan. – Detroit, Michigan It doesn’t take many miles in the driver’s seat to figure that the Volvo S90 is a lovely luxury car: stylish, easy to drive, and certainly a sublime place to spend time in any…

2 months ago by Jake Holmes 7

2018 BMW i3s First Drive

BMW’s newest Hollywood car gets a sporting variant that still loves the city. – Lisbon, Portugal Larry David’s spectacular return in the revamp of the HBO comedy, Curb Your Enthusiasm, came with an unexpected, and yet natural I think, piece of product placement. In the stead of his trusty Toyota…

3 months ago by Seyth Miersma 15

2018 Volvo XC60 T8 Review: Performance And Green In One

Volvo’s bimodal crossover is fast and fascinating, but who’s it for? – Denver, Colorado With power, luxurious appointments, and technology to spare, the revised Volvo XC60 is a crossover that should offer a hearty challenge to the German competitors that really run this premium, plug-in hybrid segment. But the top-level…

4 months ago by Seyth Miersma 14

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV First Drive

Plug-in electric utility vehicles aren’t reserved for luxury buyers, starting now. – Catalina Island, California There is a small audience for Mitsubishi vehicles in the U.S. While sales have been increasing – the company has experienced 75 percent growth since 2012 – Mitsubishi is still small potatoes in these parts….

5 months ago by Sebastian Blanco 54

Porsche

2018 Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid Test Drive Review

The newest plug-in Panamera is quicker, faster, and more fuel efficient than its non-hybrid progenitor. – Stuttgart, Germany Buying a plug-in hybrid does not mean giving up on driving excitement – in fact it might mean the opposite. We’ve already detailed the furious performance of the Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid…

5 months ago by Jake Holmes 4

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2017 Toyota Prius Prime Test Drive Review

Adding a plug and a cord makes this the best version of the Prius you can buy. – Cleveland, Ohio The plug-in hybrid Toyota Prius Prime has often been panned because its all-electric drive range is less than half that of the Chevrolet Volt. While the newly named Prime has…

6 months ago by John Neff 86

1-Month Tesla Model X Review – Video

Jon Rettinger (TechnoBuffalo) recently leased a Tesla Model X 75D. In just over a month, he has had no issues with the falcon wing door sensors, and he states that the early “fit and finish” issues are no longer present. One issue that Jon points out is that the white…

9 months ago by Steven Loveday 0

2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid Test Drive Review

2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Review: Now Available In Eco-Chic Caddy’s sleek upmarket offering goes green. – Los Angeles, California The top end of the luxury segment is increasingly flush with more efficient hybrid options, and Cadillac is joining the game with its own offering, the 2017 CT6 Plug-In. The hybrid…

10 months ago by Matthew Askari 16

2018 Hyundai Ioniq

2018 Hyundai IONIQ Plug-In Hybrid Test Drive Review

2018 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Prototype Review: Move Over, Prius Hyundai’s plug-in Ioniq does everything your Prius Prime can do, but better. – Superior Township, Michigan The Hyundai Ioniq isn’t just one car – it’s three, all with slightly different missions to capture the attention of eco-minded shoppers. Green car editor…

10 months ago by Steven Ewing 22