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Audi Q7 e-Tron 3.0 TDI Quattro: First Drive Of Diesel Plug-In Hybrid SUV

Audi Q7 e-Tron 3.0 TDI Quattro: First Drive Of Diesel Plug-In Hybrid SUV

Last week may not have been the ideal time for Audi to show off its second plug-in hybrid vehicle, since its Q7 e-tron SUV is powered by a 3.0-liter V-6 turbodiesel engine. With the Volkswagen diesel emission scandal now entering its third month—and no resolution apparent—the... read more

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2014 Volkswagen XL1 (European model)

Four-Seat Volkswagen 'XL2' Diesel Plug-In Hybrid Coming?

For a two-seat car priced at more than $100,000, not sold in North America, and with just 250 built, the Volkswagen XL1 gets an extraordinary amount of attention. That's due... read more August 20, 2014 by 

2010 Land Rover Range_e Hybrid Concept

Land Rover Diesel Hybrids Could Reach U.S. In 2014: Report

We're often asked why more automakers don't sell diesel-electric hybrid vehicles. There are plenty of good reasons why, but that doesn't stop people wanting the twin-pronged... read more June 13, 2013 by  3

Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid

Volvo V60 Plug-In Diesel Hybrid: Quick Drive Of NY Auto Show Debut

Diesel cars are at their most economical on long, steady journeys, and plug-in hybrids are at their best for shorter trips. So why haven't the two been combined yet?... read more March 21, 2013 by  18

Volkswagen CrossBlue Concept at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Volkswagen's Two Diesel Plug-In Hybrid Concepts: Detroit Auto Show

At the Detroit Auto Show, Volkswagen showed not just one but two concepts with diesel plug-in hybrid powertrains. VW not only unveiled its CrossBlue Concept for a mid-size... read more January 14, 2013 by  4

2012 Audi R18 e-tron quattro LMP1 race car

More Details Emerge On Upcoming Audi Diesel-Hybrid Supercar

A few more details have leaked out on Audi's future diesel-hybrid supercar, which will transfer elements of its Le Mans-winning R18 diesel hybrid powertrain into a roadgoing... read more December 12, 2012 by  1

Mercedes-Benz E300 Bluetec Hybrid sedan

Diesel Hybrids: Why They Don't Make As Much Sense As You Think

Volkswagen's line of TDI diesel cars has passionate fans. Now that the company is launching the 2013 VW Jetta Hybrid, it will likely gain some hybrid advocates too. But... read more November 6, 2012 by  61

U.S. Army Fuel Efficient Demonstrator (FED) Bravo concept diesel hybrid-electric vehicle, April 2012

Army Diesel-Hybrid Concept: Twice The MPG, Just As Fierce As Humvee

For U.S. armed forces, green is mostly seen these days as accents in beige battlefield camo. But reducing the cost and risk of delivering very expensive diesel fuel in... read more May 4, 2012 by  1

Citroën DS5 Hybrid4 diesel hybrid

Citroën DS5 Diesel, Four-Wheel Drive Hybrid: Forbidden Fruit

Back in 1955, French carmaker Citroën launched one of the most dramatic-looking cars ever made. It was named the DS, in French pronounced Déesse, meaning... read more February 2, 2012 by  1

2013 Mercedes-Benz E400 Hybrid

Mercedes-Benz To Show Two New Hybrids At Detroit Auto Show

Well, looks like Volkswagen won't be the only carmaker unveiling a new hybrid sedan at next month's Detroit Auto Show. Yesterday, Mercedes-Benz revealed a pair of hybrid... read more December 20, 2011 by  0

2012 Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid

2012 Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid Wagon: A Hint Of Things To Come?

After nearly a year of waiting, Volvo has announced the full specifications and pricing of its first plug-in hybrid car, the 2012 Volvo V60 Diesel Plug-in Hybrid Wagon. Last... read more December 13, 2011 by  0

Range Rover Sport Electric Prototype

Range Rover Plug-In Diesel Hybrid Prototype: Exclusive Photos!

Sometimes, the staff of Green Car Reports has to travel hundreds, even thousands, of miles to bring you first drive reports, auto show highlights and exclusive green-car... read more October 31, 2011 by  0

2010 Audi e-tron Spyder Concept live photos

Audi e-tron Spyder Diesel Plug-In Hybrid Turns Up At Le Mans

In recent years at the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race there is an event called the Le Mans vers le Futur that takes place before the actual race in which a number of... read more June 13, 2011 by  0

Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 diesel-electric hybrid

World's First Diesel Hybrid SUV: 2011 Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4

Almost exactly a year ago, we wrote that Peugeot would display its 3008 HYbrid4 Concept at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show. Right on schedule, the French automaker is now... read more August 24, 2010 by  2

2011 MINI Cooper Countryman

Report: No Plans For MINI Diesel Hybrid

MINI’s parent company BMW is working on diesel-electric hybrid vehicles, as is its engine partner PSA Peugeot Citroen, but don’t hold your breath for such a model from... read more August 16, 2010 by  0

2009 BMW Vision EfficientDynamics Concept

BMW's Striking Diesel Hybrid Coupe: Now It Has a Name, Maybe

The flurry of activity in hybrid and electric supercars has led to several concepts being approved for production, but BMW still hasn't publicly committed to a date for its... read more August 2, 2010 by  2


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