Latest news about: hybrids

BMW 545e: 4.7 to “hundreds” with the consumption of 2.1 l!
BMW 545e: 4.7 to “hundreds” with the consumption of 2.1 l!

BMW continues to expand its lineup of plug-in hybrids on the basis of the 5-Series presenting today, August 12, BMW xDrive 545e. The novelty is equipped with a hybrid unit consisting of a 6-cylinder petrol engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo Technology and performance 286 HP, and simultaneous 109-horsepower electric motor. Thus, the total capacity of… More

Hybrid Ford Kuga: caution possible fire hazards!
Hybrid Ford Kuga: caution possible fire hazards!

American brand Ford confirmed the temporary suspension of sales of its new Kuga PHEV due to concerns about overheating batteries. Plug-in hybrid SUV arrived in showrooms a couple of months ago and still was considered successful, as it accounts for half of the Kuga, registered in Europe in the second quarter of this year. However,… More

What will be the new Nissan Note?
What will be the new Nissan Note?

Nissan is preparing to debut the third generation Note. The prototype of the novelties caught photospin two months before the premiere. It is expected that the Note will be slightly wider and lower than its predecessor, will have a more youth appearance with a sloping roof and will retain the petrol-electric powertrain. The first two… More

Hybrids BMW will be forced to disable the engine
Hybrids BMW will be forced to disable the engine

That BMW will “teach” their hybrid models go to electric in a special ecozone, it became known two years ago. However, then German automaker was only considered a technical possibility. Now the Germans presented their experience. In many European cities, local authorities are active in the fight for the environment. To improve the ecological situation… More

Coronavirus hurt hybrid Ferrari
Coronavirus hurt hybrid Ferrari

The first half of 2020 was for Ferrari as complicated as and for the vast majority of automakers due to the outbreak of COVID-19 deliveries fell by 22% to 4,127 cars. The impact of the pandemic particularly affected the second quarter results: customers gave only 1 389 supercars – 50% less than in the same… More

KIA has updated its Stonic
KIA has updated its Stonic

The company KIA has revealed an updated version of the subcompact cross Stonic. The most important innovation was the emergence of “soft” hybrid, consisting of a 1.0-liter turbocharged T-GDi and 48-volt system. The unit is available in two versions forces: 99 and 118 HP (200 Nm). Along with the engines can operate 7-speed DCT and… More

Breeze platform makes Honda CR-V
Breeze platform makes Honda CR-V

Japanese crossover Honda Breeze, which was very similar to the model CR-V, appeared on the Chinese car market in November 2019. Since then, interest from buyers is not getting smaller. According to the information portal “New cars” in the period from January to July, the crossover has been sold 79 thousand. Remarkably, he not only… More

Electric car with petrol Mazda SkyActiv-G?
Electric car with petrol Mazda SkyActiv-G?

In Japan, the premiere electric vehicle Mazda MX-30 in hybrid version called e-SkyActiv G. Benzoelektrosila setting M Hybrid works on the principle of moderate hybrid: it includes two-liter petrol “aspirated” SkyActiv-G and the starter-alternator 24-volt lithium-ion battery. During the debut of the hybrid MX-30 in Tokyo, Mazda has declared about “high fuel economy”, but has… More

New Toyota Corolla Cross on sale. How much?
New Toyota Corolla Cross on sale. How much?

The crossover has finally made it to the official dealerships of the brand. Taking orders for the car started about a month ago. The Japanese company Toyota officially introduces new crossover Corolla Cross. This became known on Tuesday, July 28, after the first copies began to arrive to dealers of the brand in Thailand. According… More