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Ford's C-Max Mileage Mess: How It Happened And What It Means

Ford's C-Max Mileage Mess: How It Happened And What It Means

Ford spent nine months justifying the 47-mpg fuel-efficiency rating of its new 2013 C-Max Hybrid--before it bowed to public pressure and lowered it to 43 mpg late Thursday. While its three latest hybrid models continue to sell well, the latest reversal draws attention to Ford's challenges when the... read more

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Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid prototype in London, U.K.

Will 2040 See All Non-Hybrids Banned From British Roads?

The idea of banning internal combustion vehicles from city centers is nothing new, and similar schemes are expected to appear all over Europe over the next decade or so... read more August 13, 2013 by  5


 
Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R concept, 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show

Toyota's Frankfurt Hybrid R Concept Is A Hybrid Hot Hatchback

Toyota has released its second teaser image of its Frankfurt Auto Show Hybrid R concept--and it's not at all what we thought it was. There was plenty to suggest that Toyota... read more August 13, 2013 by  1


 
Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R concept, 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show

Toyota Hybrid R Concept Due At 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show

As teaser images go, it doesn't leave us much to go on. But Toyota's Hybrid R logo, in familiar Hybrid Synergy Drive blue and with the smallest hint of a checkered flag... read more August 7, 2013 by  10


 
2015 BMW i8

BMW i8 Plug-In Hybrid Sports Car: More Details Emerge

BMW has only just officially revealed its electric i3 city car, but already the German automaker seems ready to tease us with its i8 plug-in hybrid sports car. The company... read more August 7, 2013 by  2


 
2013 Honda Insight

Real-World Gas Mileage Varies By Brand; Honda Does Well, Ford Not So Much

Just how close do cars get to their official EPA gas mileage figures? We expect it's a question many of our readers are familiar with--either in keeping an eye on their own... read more August 5, 2013 by  33


 
2012 Toyota Prius C

Toyota: We Sell Six In Every Ten Hybrids In California

California loves its hybrids. And according to figures from Toyota, it loves their hybrids more than anyone else's. A full 61 percent of new hybrids sold in California are... read more August 1, 2013 by  7


 
2008 Toyota Prius

Prices For Used Hybrids, Small Cars Drop As New Car Sales Boom

As you've probably discovered when hunting in the classified adverts for a used fuel-efficient vehicle, the latest batch of hybrids and small cars holds its value quite well... read more July 29, 2013 by  2


 
2013 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius Vs. Ford C-Max Hybrid: Pros And Cons

For several years, Toyota had the hybrid market pretty much sewn up with its Prius. Okay, so it never reached the heady economy highs of the original Honda Insight, but it... read more July 29, 2013 by  20


 
First official photo of the new Acura NSX prototype

Acura NSX Hybrid Supercar To Make On-Track Debut At Mid-Ohio

Hybrid supercars are officially in fashion. We've been positively inundated by the things over the last year or so, from BMW's upcoming i8 plug-in hybrid, to the exotic... read more July 26, 2013 by 


 
Prokhorov CityCar natural-gas hybrid vehicle, design prototype

Yo-Auto Natural-Gas Hybrid Update: Production Now In 2015?

With Teslas and BMW i3s dominating the green car headlines, it's easy to forget that plenty of other automakers are creating their own low-emission vehicles. In Russia, that... read more July 25, 2013 by 


 
2014 Ford F-150 Tremor

Toyota And Ford To Go It Alone On Hybrid Trucks After Study

Sometimes the most significant divorces are handled in the most minimalist way. So it was with a brief press statement from Toyota today, noting that after completing a... read more July 23, 2013 by  18


 
Electric Vehicle Sales vs Hybrid Electric Vehicle Sales, chart issued by U.S. Department of Energy

Electric Cars Sell Faster Than Hybrids Did At Same Point

Sometimes a picture is worth a thousand words. Above is a graph comparing the relative sales volumes of hybrids (starting in 2000) to those of plug-in electric cars (starting... read more July 23, 2013 by  23


 
2012 Toyota Prius C

New Hybrids Enter List Of Cars With Highest Gas Mileage Ever

Back in 2010, we asked why so few of today's cars were among the most fuel efficient ever. Look down the list of the most fuel-efficient vehicles sold in the U.S, and only a... read more July 23, 2013 by  12


 
2008 Mitsubishi Concept-RA

Mitsubishi Lines Up Plug-In Hybrid, 500 HP Evolution Model

Electrically-powered vehicles that match regular combustion cars for performance are no longer a surprise, many of those barriers eroded thanks to companies like Tesla... read more July 22, 2013 by  1


 
2013 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid

2014 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid Production To Double To 40 Percent Of Total

With hybrid sales growing all the time, no hybrid-touting manufacturer can afford to be left without stock. That's why Ford has announced it's to increase production of the... read more July 18, 2013 by 


 
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