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The Dark Side of the Prius: the most popular hybrid in the Nightshade version
The Dark Side of the Prius: the most popular hybrid in the Nightshade version

Toyota Motor North America has unveiled the 2022 Prius in a new special edition Nightshade. It stands out for the fact that the maximum number of decorative elements is painted black. Initially, many media outlets, including Drome, took the information about the upcoming presentation of the 2022 Prius model year as preparation for showing a… More

Toyota is ready to introduce a new SUV
Toyota is ready to introduce a new SUV

Toyota Motor has released the first teaser image of a promising compact crossover, which it will unveil on June 2. The car is aimed at the North American market, no details yet. The image shows only the outline of the silhouette. Apparently, the SUV has embossed wheel arches, a pronounced window sill line and an… More

Hybrid Wrangler now and in Europe
Hybrid Wrangler now and in Europe

Jeep celebrates its 80th anniversary this year. Therefore, the company introduced a hybrid version of the Jeep Wrangler model with a 4xe attachment for the European market. Such a car will join Jeep’s hybrid lineup, which already includes Renegade and Compass. The Jeep Wrangler 4xe will go on sale in Europe in June. The SUV… More

Photo of the new GAC GS8
Photo of the new GAC GS8

The GAC GS8 is already preparing for a generational change at home. It is expected that the outdated Fiat platform will be replaced by a self-developed GAC trolley, and a hybrid modification will appear in the lineup. Moreover, the power plant for the latter will be borrowed from Toyota. For now, the model can be… More

New Honda Vezel: the Japanese did not expect this
New Honda Vezel: the Japanese did not expect this

The second generation Honda Vezel compact crossover is in high demand. In the domestic market of Japan, for a month since the start of sales, Honda Motor has collected more than 32 thousand pre-orders for the model. And this despite the fact that the company planned to sell 5 thousand cars a month. The statistics… More

Renault’s hybrid has become even bigger
Renault’s hybrid has become even bigger

Renault has announced the launch of three new hybrids in Europe. We have already talked about two of them. This is a Renault Arkana SUV with an E-Tech system in a non-rechargeable version (E-Tech Hybrid, 140 hp) and a rechargeable Renault Megane E-Tech Plug-in Hybrid hatchback (160 hp, 50 km without starting the internal combustion… More

The new Multivan will turn into a hybrid
The new Multivan will turn into a hybrid

The Volkswagen T7 Multivan teaser campaign continues as the automaker revealed new details about the upcoming plug-in hybrid variant. Called the Multivan eHybrid, it features a lithium-ion battery, electric motor, turbocharged petrol engine and dual-clutch transmission. Volkswagen did not go into details, but said the battery is installed under the floor. This helps maximize interior… More

Hybrid BMW X5 will be equipped with eco-friendly tires
Hybrid BMW X5 will be equipped with eco-friendly tires

BMW was the first to switch to tires using FSC certified natural rubber and rayon fiber. They will be used in plug-in hybrids BMW X5 xDrive45e produced by the American BMW Group Plant Spartanburg. The Forest Stewardship Council is an international non-profit organization that sets standards for responsible forest management to combat climate change. BMW… More

Lamborghini electrifies
Lamborghini electrifies

During the live broadcast of the electrification program, the brand revealed a teaser for an all-electric Lamborghini. Vague silhouettes have also emerged for what might be the replacement for the Huracan and Aventador. Lamborghini announces plans to halve CO.2 emissions by early 2025 by hybridizing three of its models: the Huracan, Aventador and the Urus… More

Hybrids in WRC: Hyundai tests new combat model
Hybrids in WRC: Hyundai tests new combat model

During the first tests, the developers wanted to understand its behavior and its strengths and weaknesses. Current plans suggest that the vehicle will be tested at a number of different locations across Europe to assess its performance in all conditions and terrain. The Hyundai Motorsport team did an amazing job and worked so hard to… More